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Stop Zoo Imports of Wild African Elephants

November 13, 2015

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To the dismay of conservationists around the world, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced plans to import 18 wild elephants from the Kingdom of Swaziland for permanent placement in American zoos. Source: Stop Zoo Imports of Wild African Elephants

Keep Oregon’s Wolves Protected

November 5, 2015

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After 60 years without its historic top predator, Oregon’s first known wolf wandered in from Idaho in 1999, and in 2008 a breeding pair was confirmed in the state. It’s only been seven years since then — yet the state is already considering removing wolf protections. Source: Keep Oregon’s Wolves Protected