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World's wildlife critical to the economies of nations

Wildlife is critical to the economies of nations. New Zealand's wildlife โ€“ whales, dolphins, red deer, thar, albatross, kiwi, tuatara, fish and kauri โ€“ attract tourists. And the tourists who come to see or hunt our wildlife ...

dateMar 03, 2015 in Ecology
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Modern methods lead the way toward a rhino rebound

Cutting-edge technology and techniques have become essential tools in the effort to save rhinos. Micro chips, translocation and consumer campaigns are helping shift the balance against record-setting poaching threatening ...

dateMar 03, 2015 in Ecology
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Bi-annual bat birthing helps Ebola persist

A bat-filled tree has been touted as the source of the on-going Ebola epidemic in Western Africa โ€“ now research from Massey University suggests that the twice yearly birthing of bats may also be responsible for maintaining ...

dateFeb 11, 2015 in Plants & Animals
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