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Animal Photos Weekly: Moon Jellies, Green Macaws, More

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: October 1, 2008   View Article

Captions for photos of animals in the news. Shots include moon jellyfish, green macaws, sheep bound for Jordan, a rehabilitated eagle, and white rhinoceroses.

Animal Photos Weekly: Albino Eagle, Cloned Pups, More

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: July 23, 2008   View Article

Captions for photos of animals in the news around the world. Shots include Scotty, an African elephant at the Louisville Zoo in Kentucky, cloned Labrador retrievers in South Korea, a bamboo lemur in Madagascar, a Chilean flamingo at the Lincoln Park Zoo, and an albino eagle in Colorado.

Bald Eagles Soar Off Endangered Species List, But Will Act Be Weakened?

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: June 28, 2007   View Article

The bald eagle has rebounded from the brink of extinction, U.S. officials say, and in an announcement this morning the government removed it from the list of federally protected species.

Conservationists heralded the eagle’s recovery as a success story that proves the U.S. Endangered Species Act works, but they voiced concern that the Supreme Court has weakened the act with rulings it made earlier this week.

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