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Environmental Winners

Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

Whoopers Whopped Again

Of the 289 whooping cranes brought to central Florida since 1993 under the guidance of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service only 31 have survived and just nine chicks have hatched in the wild. After meetings last month in which models were presented that pegged the birds’ chances of surviving at less than 50/50, the recovery team made the decision to halt the reintroduction.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

$1Million Home Is For the Birds

Condors at San Diego Zoo's Wild Animal Park get a new breeding facility one year to the day after their last home burned in a wildfire.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

"Slow Aging" In Animals Intrigues Biologists

Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

Possum Apples

Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

Wildlife Trumps Football

More and more people are going into the wild. But unlike the book by Jon Krakauer, or Sean Penn’s movie, where Christopher McCandless torches his money in the desert, these wilderness seekers are spending big bucks. Wildlife watchers generated $122.6 billion in 2006, according to a recently released U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service report, equivalent to the amount of money spent on spectator sports, amusement parks, arcades, bowling alleys and ski slopes combined.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

When the Milkweeds Explode

Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

Exhibiting Climate Change

A new climate change exhibit opens at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City before embarking on a worldwide tour. Nothing gets left out in the cold with this comprehensive, and engaging, look at the world's biggest problem.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

The Green Side of $700 Billion

Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine