World’s fattest parrot, the #Endangered kākāpō, could be wiped out by fungal infection: Seven of the birds native to New Zealand have died, with just 142 adults remaining

World’s fattest parrot, the endangered kākāpō, could be wiped out by fungal infection: Seven of the birds native to New Zealand have died, with just 142 adults remaining submitted by /u/Kunphen to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Conservation optimism: The black softshell turtle -An “extinct” species of turtle is being reintroduced to the wild after a small population was found flourishing in a pond at an Indian temple.

Conservation optimism: The black softshell turtle -An “extinct” species of turtle is being reintroduced to the wild after a small population was found flourishing in a pond at an Indian temple. submitted by /u/Digimaverick to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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This male Indochinese Banteng, listed as #Endangered by IUCN Red List, was photographed at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center in Cambodia. They are working hard on protecting the banteng by enforcing habitat protection and anti-poaching legislation. Reintroduction have been attempted.

This male Indochinese Banteng, listed as Endangered by IUCN Red List, was photographed at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center in Cambodia. They are working hard on protecting the banteng by enforcing habitat protection and anti-poaching legislation. Reintroduction have been attempted. submitted by /u/PierreWildlife to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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The spotted turtle (Clemmys guttata) is often considered as an indicator species as it is very sensitive to pollution and will disappear if a waterway begins to be polluted. It was once widespread in eastern North America but is now #Endangered by habitat loss and other disturbances.

The spotted turtle (Clemmys guttata) is often considered as an indicator species as it is very sensitive to pollution and will disappear if a waterway begins to be polluted. It was once widespread in eastern North America but is now Endangered by habitat loss and other disturbances. submitted by /u/PierreWildlife to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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A new report shows that the world’s protected areas (PAs) are experiencing major shortfalls in staffing and resources and are therefore failing on a massive scale to safeguard wildlife.

A new report shows that the world’s protected areas (PAs) are experiencing major shortfalls in staffing and resources and are therefore failing on a massive scale to safeguard wildlife. submitted by /u/b12ftw to r/conservation [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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