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Endangered rusty patched bumblebee is in the center of a legal Struggle

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Conservation groups are making another push to protect habitat for the endangered rusty patched bumblebee, a creature that once buzzed throughout much of the United States and today is an insect you’re lucky to spot at all. A federal lawsuit challenging a decision by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to…

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India’s endangered lion prides conquer disease to roam free

Three years after a deadly virus struck India’s endangered Asiatic lions in their last remaining natural habitat, conservationists are hunting for new homes to help booming prides roam free.

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The pandemic puts endangered jazz history at greater risk

Musicians, artists, and fans are racing to save the nation’s jazz history as historic clubs face closure and master tapes of crucial recordings by African American artists sit collecting dust.Why it matters: The pandemic has wrecked an already vulnerable jazz…

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Endangered baby right whale found dead on Florida shore

The plight of endangered right whales took another sad turn Saturday, when a baby whale, possibly two months old, washed ashore dead on a Florida beach with telltale signs of being struck by a boat.

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Discovery of compromised female turtle offers hope for exceptionally rare species

There are now two known Swinhoe’s softshell turtles, one male and one female, and potentially more waiting to be discovered.

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Endangered ferrets get experimental COVID-19 vaccine

Home News Here, black-footed ferrets are being bred in captivity in northern Colorado. (Image: © Kathryn Scott Osler/The Denver Post via Getty Images) While humans are still awaiting a jab with a coronavirus vaccine, endangered black-footed ferrets in Colorado have already gotten their shots. One hundred and twenty of the ferrets (Mustela nigripes) — once thought…