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US May Take Humpback Whale Off Endangered Species List

September 28, 2009 / No Comments

New data shows that humpback whale populations have been growing steadily over recent decades, and as a result, the U.S. government may take the humpback whale off the endangered species list. Last year, the National Marine Fisheries Service, an agency of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), received results from an extensive study showing that the north Pacific humpback whale ...

Idaho Red Riding Hood

May 11, 2009 / No Comments

The Obama administration has said its open season on hunting of gray wolves in Idaho. Red Riding Hood will be safe again on her way to grandma's house. Bush's administration removed the wolves from the federal endangered species list in Montana and Idaho. Earthjustice says it is too early. They prefer the Big Bad Wolf to Little Red. Wolves take a huge ...

Why Some Crocodiles are on the Endangered Species List

February 17, 2009 / No Comments

There's a reason why some species of crocodiles are on the endangered species list or are likely to wind up there before too long. There may be 1.3 billion reasons. Chefs in China's Canton region (the South) cook each part of the reptile in various ways with different herbs. In the end the whole dismembered reptile tastes like bits of fish, ...