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US government called to account after agency kills 4 million animals in 2013

Critics call for more transparency over reasons for massive culls of 'damaging' species by federal Wildlife Services<p>For years, the massive toll of wild animals exterminated by the US federal government as a service to everything from airports to ranches has bounced up and down like a yo-yo.<p>Near the …

Invasive apple snail threatens Florida Everglades clean up | Reuters

MIAMI (Reuters) - Florida wildlife and water managers are worried about an invasive snail that is wreaking havoc on the state’s billion-dollar effort to remove chemicals from the fragile Everglades.<p>A Snail Kite, one of Florida’s iconic breeding bird species, perches on a branch at J. W. Corbett …

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US reroutes flights around Alaska beach in attempt to avoid walrus stampede

An estimated 35,000 of the animals were spotted as summer sea ice fell to its sixth lowest in the satellite record<p>Walrus mass on Alaska beach – in pictures<p>The plight of thousands of walruses forced to crowd on to an Alaska beach because of disappearing sea ice has set off an all-out response from …

Darwin was right about invasive species - Futurity

In 1859, Darwin had an idea about how invasive species take over. Now, scientists have put it to the test with quantifiable data.

India's Environment Ministry Sending Confusing Signals As Major Laws Stand to be Amended

Environmentalists concerned as review and amendments of India's environmental laws begins.<p>The climate of change hangs heavily over India's Ministry …