Conservation Archive

  •   Screwhorn Antelope Facts   The most noteworthy fact about the Screwhorn Antelope remains their distinctively curved horns, from which their name derives. Yet they have far more than that […]

    Screwhorn Antelope

      Screwhorn Antelope Facts   The most noteworthy fact about the Screwhorn Antelope remains their distinctively curved horns, from which their name derives. Yet they have far more than that […]

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  •   The Red Crested Tree Rat is one of the most mysterious creatures to man. Since its discovery in 1898, only three have ever been seen! Two individuals were spotted […]

    Red Crested Tree Rat

      The Red Crested Tree Rat is one of the most mysterious creatures to man. Since its discovery in 1898, only three have ever been seen! Two individuals were spotted […]

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  •     You would think that the Green Sea Turtle has green shell and body, right? But that’s not it! The real reason for its name is far more “colorful”. […]

    Green Sea Turtle

        You would think that the Green Sea Turtle has green shell and body, right? But that’s not it! The real reason for its name is far more “colorful”. […]

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  •   Can you believe that the possession of San Diego Thornmint represents a more serious crime than the possession of marijuana in the United States? It’s true! The San Diego […]

    San Diego Thornmint

      Can you believe that the possession of San Diego Thornmint represents a more serious crime than the possession of marijuana in the United States? It’s true! The San Diego […]

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  •   The Bois Dentelle or Elaeocarpus Bojeri is an exceedingly rare and highly threatened plant species. In fact, only two individual specimens of this delicate flowering tree exist in the […]

    Bois Dentelle

      The Bois Dentelle or Elaeocarpus Bojeri is an exceedingly rare and highly threatened plant species. In fact, only two individual specimens of this delicate flowering tree exist in the […]

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  •   The Texas Horned Lizard is one of the 14 known species of spike-bodied reptiles in North America. Collectively, these species are popular as horned lizards. The lizard is native to […]

    Texas Horned Lizard

      The Texas Horned Lizard is one of the 14 known species of spike-bodied reptiles in North America. Collectively, these species are popular as horned lizards. The lizard is native to […]

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  •   The Pallas Cat is a small species of wildcat. They are endemic to the montane steppes and grasslands of Central Asia. Their distribution throughout this range is highly fragmented, however. […]

    Pallas Cat

      The Pallas Cat is a small species of wildcat. They are endemic to the montane steppes and grasslands of Central Asia. Their distribution throughout this range is highly fragmented, however. […]

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  •   The Impatiens Bequaertii is an extremely rare species of flower. It is a part of the Impatiens family and has no acknowledged common name. There are approximately 300 positively familiar […]

    Impatiens Bequaertii

      The Impatiens Bequaertii is an extremely rare species of flower. It is a part of the Impatiens family and has no acknowledged common name. There are approximately 300 positively familiar […]

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  • 33 Powerful Animal Ad Campaigns that Tell the Uncomfortable Truth  BoredPanda has written before about powerful advertisements that were designed to raise awareness about important social and environmental issues. But what about animals? They […]

    Powerful Animal Ad Campaigns

    33 Powerful Animal Ad Campaigns that Tell the Uncomfortable Truth  BoredPanda has written before about powerful advertisements that were designed to raise awareness about important social and environmental issues. But what about animals? They […]

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  •   The Dingo is a species of wild canine principally endemic to Australia and Southeast Asia. Its exact origins and classification still escapes scientists. Currently it falls under subspecies of the […]

    Dingo

      The Dingo is a species of wild canine principally endemic to Australia and Southeast Asia. Its exact origins and classification still escapes scientists. Currently it falls under subspecies of the […]

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  •   The Noronha Elaenia is a small species of bird native to the main island of the archipelago of Fernando de Noronha which is part of the country of Brazil. Adults […]

    Noronha Elaenia

      The Noronha Elaenia is a small species of bird native to the main island of the archipelago of Fernando de Noronha which is part of the country of Brazil. Adults […]

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  •   The Margay is a spotted feline native to North and South America and is an extremely solitary type of wildcat. The Margay is a predominantly nocturnal animal and typically prefers extremely remote sections […]

    Margay

      The Margay is a spotted feline native to North and South America and is an extremely solitary type of wildcat. The Margay is a predominantly nocturnal animal and typically prefers extremely remote sections […]

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  •   The Dugong or Sea Cow is a very large species of marine mammal and is one of only four surviving types of the order Sirenia. In fact, it is also the only sirenian in […]

    Dugong

      The Dugong or Sea Cow is a very large species of marine mammal and is one of only four surviving types of the order Sirenia. In fact, it is also the only sirenian in […]

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  •   The Rainbow Leaf Beetle, also popular as the Snowdon Beetle, is a dazzlingly colorful species of Eurasian leaf beetle. They inhabit areas of montane grasslands from Norway  to northern Italy, from Ussuri in the east,  and Wales in the […]

    Rainbow Leaf Beetle

      The Rainbow Leaf Beetle, also popular as the Snowdon Beetle, is a dazzlingly colorful species of Eurasian leaf beetle. They inhabit areas of montane grasslands from Norway  to northern Italy, from Ussuri in the east,  and Wales in the […]

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  •   The Andean Mountain Cat (Leopardus jacobita) is a small species of wildcat. This beautiful animal is one of only two species of wild felines for which no subspecies have been classically described.   The […]

    Andean Mountain Cat

      The Andean Mountain Cat (Leopardus jacobita) is a small species of wildcat. This beautiful animal is one of only two species of wild felines for which no subspecies have been classically described.   The […]

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  • Honey Bee (or honeybees) is the common name of a subset of insects, primarily popular for their production and storage of honey. They also construct perennial, colonial nests from wax. Honey […]

    Honey Bee

    Honey Bee (or honeybees) is the common name of a subset of insects, primarily popular for their production and storage of honey. They also construct perennial, colonial nests from wax. Honey […]

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  • Right whales are three species of baleen whales of the genus Eubalaena: the North Atlantic right whale, North Pacific right whale, and southern right whale They are part of the […]

    Right Whale

    Right whales are three species of baleen whales of the genus Eubalaena: the North Atlantic right whale, North Pacific right whale, and southern right whale They are part of the […]

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  • The Asian Golden Cat is a beautiful medium size species of wildcat native to Southeast Asia. The species is heavily built, has an average body length of approximately 41 in (105 […]

    Asian Golden Cat

    The Asian Golden Cat is a beautiful medium size species of wildcat native to Southeast Asia. The species is heavily built, has an average body length of approximately 41 in (105 […]

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  • The Amur Leopard or the Far Eastern Leopard is a species of leopard native to southeastern Russia and northeast China. The species is extremely rare, and IUCN lists them currently as […]

    Amur Leopard

    The Amur Leopard or the Far Eastern Leopard is a species of leopard native to southeastern Russia and northeast China. The species is extremely rare, and IUCN lists them currently as […]

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  • The Marbled Cat is an extremely reclusive species of small wild cat endemic to southeast Asia. The Marbled Cat has evolved to be primarily arboreal in nature. They live in the […]

    Marbled Cat

    The Marbled Cat is an extremely reclusive species of small wild cat endemic to southeast Asia. The Marbled Cat has evolved to be primarily arboreal in nature. They live in the […]

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