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Omicron: the sequel may be more virulent than the infection

[ad_1] Omicron: the sequel may be more virulent than the infection Global economic recovery after the Covid crisis threatened By Anjan Roy The waves of new variations of the old cursed pandemic are bad news for the health of the planet. Moreover, the economic disruption they have created is a double whammy. The only good […]

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Dormouse bridge over the railway could save endangered species | Wildlife

Measuring 12 meters long and only 30 cm wide, it is a bridge of miniature proportions. But it is hoped that the square metal tube – which will become the first ‘dormouse bridge’ across a British railway – could help save Britain’s endangered wild dormouse population from extinction. The new bridge, which hopes to connect […]

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China promises one billion doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Africa

[ad_1] China has pledged to donate a billion coronavirus vaccines, advance billions of dollars for African trade and infrastructure, and cancel interest-free loans to African countries to help the continent recover from the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking via a video link from Beijing at the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), Chinese President Xi Jinping said China […]

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Christmas-Themed Events in Central California: List of Valley Parades, Fairs, Trees, and Light Shows

[ad_1] FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) – This is the most wonderful time of the year in Central California – a time of holidays and togetherness, Christmas gifts and lights, family and festivities. Across the valley, organizers are preparing to bring communities together for events, from parades and light shows to winter wonders. Gather your family and […]

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Ivermectin could help save endangered Australian sea lion

Ivermectin is an effective treatment for hookworm in the endangered Australian sea lion, according to research from the University of Sydney. Hookworm infection contributes up to 40 percent of puppy deaths. In December of last year, the species was reclassified as “endangered” due to a 64% reduction in offspring over three generations. With less than […]

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Oil Minister Hardeep Puri Says High Crude Oil Prices Are Hurting Global Economic Recovery, Auto News, ET Auto

[ad_1] Oil Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said continued high international oil prices would hurt global economic recovery as he renewed his advocacy with Saudi Arabia and other OPEC producers so as not to keep production levels artificially lower. He described India, alongside the United States, Japan and Korea, releasing oil stocks from their […]

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Madeline Steiner: Joe Exotic Channels Minds of 19th Century American Tiger Kings | Chroniclers

[ad_1] Despite Baker’s continued demands, Bailey didn’t budge, and in the last letter of their exchange, an exasperated Baker bowed – but not before writing in a delightfully passive-aggressive, 19th-century way that “I agree to accept the exchange of lions despite the fact that you have tried to force it on me without my consent. […]

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United States to restrict travel from 8 African countries on Monday, citing variant

[ad_1] The United States is expected to restrict travel from eight countries on Monday due to a new variant of the coronavirus. The countries are South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Eswatini, Malawi and Namibia, NBC News reported. The World Health Organization on Friday called Omicron a “worrying variant” of the coronavirus. Loading Something is […]

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Lions at Singapore Zoo have recovered from COVID-19

[ad_1] Lions at the Singapore Zoo. (PHOTO: Xinhua / Deng Zhiwei via Getty Images) SINGAPORE – The Singapore Zoo will reopen its African lion exhibit on Saturday (November 27), with the lions making a full recovery after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier this month. The Mandai Wildlife Group said in a press release on Friday […]

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Balala says Kenya to learn from SA on best models for wildlife conservation

NAIROBI, Kenya, November 25 – Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala said on Thursday that Kenya will consult with South Africa in January on the best conservation models that will boost Kenya’s strategies to improve the tourism sector and of the country’s wildlife. Balala, who spoke at the launch of the 75th anniversary of Nairobi National […]

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Liberia: IMF pays $ 23.64 million to Liberia

[ad_1] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday approved immediate disbursement of US $ 23.64 million to Liberia following the completion of the third review under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF). The IMF said restoring macroeconomic stability to lay the foundation for sustainable and inclusive growth and address governance weaknesses remain the main program objectives […]

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Recycle Fairy Lights and Save Lions with Audubon Zoo’s New Conservation Program | Entertainment / Life

[ad_1] Recycled Christmas trees can be placed in bayous to protect the Louisiana coastline. Ribbons and bows can be reused on future gifts. But what happens to fairy lights that are dead at the end of the holiday season, or those that haven’t survived another year of storage in the attic? Audubon Zoo has initiated […]

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CDFW News | Wildlife Conservation Board funds environmental improvement and acquisition projects

Wildlife Conservation Board funds environmental improvement and acquisition projects Photo of the Attiyeh Ranch Nacimiento River and rock outcrops by Kaila Dettman. At its quarterly meeting on November 18, 2021, the Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB) approved approximately $ 25 million in grants to help restore and protect fish and wildlife habitat across California. Some of […]

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Foreign exchange reserves fall by 21.8 billion shillings on foreign debt payments

[ad_1] Capital markets Foreign exchange reserves fall by 21.8 billion shillings on foreign debt payments Wednesday, November 24, 2021 Central Bank of Kenya. PHOTO FILE | NMG By ELIZABETH KIVUVAMore from this author Summary The latest data from the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) shows that reserves stood at 996.3 billion shillings ($ 8.873 billion) […]

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Biden to tap into U.S. oil reserves to fight rising gas prices

[ad_1] WASHINGTON – Working with five other countries, President Biden on Tuesday ordered the release of oil from the country’s emergency stockpile as Americans face rising gas prices amid inflation ahead of the holidays, according to senior administration officials. The administration will draw on 50 million barrels of crude from the strategic oil reserve. Britain, […]

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Lessons from rehabilitating the world’s smallest wildcat

The rust-spotted cat population thrives outside protected forest areas, in human-dominated spaces such as agricultural landscapes. In this commentary, the author recounts the journey of a rusty cat who was the first to be captive-bred and released to the wild in India. Countless wild animals are found in zoos and rescue centers with limited resources […]

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US must lead the way to prevent Sudan from becoming the next Libya

[ad_1] When a post-colonial country with little or no democratic tradition escapes a brutal dictatorship, it rarely becomes a democracy. Instead, he is likely to be faced with political chaos and foreign players scrambling for strategic advantage. This is what happened in Iraq after the fall of Saddam Hussein, and in Libya after the ousting […]

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Ex-Steeler Robert Golden leaves NFL to start school in Fresno

[ad_1] FRESNO – Many professional athletes struggle with the idea of ​​what to do at the end of their playing career. For Robert Doré, the answer was academic. Golden, who spent six seasons safe for the Pittsburgh Steelers before retiring in 2018, founded a tuition-free charter school in his hometown to serve underprivileged children in […]

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Weatherford veterinarian appointed to Texas Animal Health Commission

Governor Greg Abbott appointed Alecysa “Ali” Broyles, DVM and Benjamin Turner, Ph.D. and reappointed Kenneth “Ken” Jordan and Coleman Locke to the Texas Animal Health Commission for terms expiring September 6, 2027 The commission works to protect and improve the health of animal populations throughout the state. Alecysa “Ali” Broyles, DMV de Weatherford is Associate […]

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Analysis: The Pact for Nature’s goal of protecting 30% of land and oceans is in balance

Global nature deal set to be concluded in China next May The key commitment is that nations protect 30% of land and seas by 2030 Nature-rich China and Southeast Asian countries among those yet to engage KUALA LUMPUR, November 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The central commitment of a new global pact on nature – […]

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Opinion: FHA should lower mortgage insurance premium

[ad_1] With the presentation to Congress of the FHA actuarial study it’s time to make that call: ATH Secretary Marcia Fudge and President Joe Biden must lower the FHA Premium. Failure to do so results in overcharging first-time homebuyers and especially African American and Hispanic borrowers, the segments of our housing population in need of […]

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Lions recover from COVID, vaccination plans continue

[ad_1] SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – It’s been almost three weeks since the Hogle Zoo in Utah was revealed all but one of his African lions have tested positive for COVID-19 after showing symptoms such as sneezing and coughing. A spokesperson for the Hogle Zoo told ABC4 these lions were still positive. While this does […]

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Colorado wildlife migration passages reduce animal accidents by 90%

Colorado wildlife is popular. Each year, millions of people visit a number of Colorado parks or conservation lands to see elk, mule deer, moose, and bighorn sheep. But the infrastructure created to support human life in Colorado has historically endangered herd animals. Animals in herds have distinct migratory patterns, which means that they move at […]

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Label what you’re saving for

[ad_1] Good habits don’t have to be seasonal, especially when it comes to saving money. READ ALSO: Ochse offers tips for saving money According to African Bank Marketing Director Sbusiso Kumalo, we all start with good intentions at the start of a year, but these often seem to fade as the year progresses. “We can […]

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Enviva honored for its support for forest and habitat conservation by Ducks Unlimited

Dedicated to the protection of areas of high conservation value and the conservation of lowland deciduous forest landscapes, Enviva proudly accepts the Ducks Unlimited award Northampton, MA – News Direct – Enviva The Enviva team proudly accepts the Ducks Unlimited award BETHESDA, MD, Nov. 15, 2021 / 3BL Media / – Enviva Partners, LP (NYSE: […]

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Nigeria exports gas as citizens cannot buy due to soaring prices – Economist

[ad_1] The former director general of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry said Nigerians face a “double risk” of expensive food and expensive cooking gas. Muda Yusuf, economist and former director general of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, described the recent rise in liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) prices as contrary to the […]

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To fight climate change, Africa must be taken into account

[ad_1] The standard narrative, “flirting with the apocalypse” that dominates US media coverage and political debates regarding climate change looks like this: China, which is the world’s largest carbon emitter, and India, which is little industrialized and still quite poor, currently represent the greatest threats to the protection of the environment. The supposedly more altruistic […]

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Mantashe clearly expresses its position on the new energy plans for South Africa

[ad_1] Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe said the South African government is committed to a “just transition” away from harmful carbon emissions, but will not do so at the expense of economic growth . Addressing the African Energy Week conference in Cape Town on Tuesday, November 9, Mantashe said South Africa had a […]

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Romania’s famous black goats are under threat. Environmentalists say the state is partly to blame.

BUCHAREST – On October 12, a hunter from Moieciu, in the central district of Brasov in Romania, fell into a ravine, before being finally rescued by the country’s mountain rescue services. The Czech, who was accompanied by two Slovak hunters, had encountered difficulties in tracking down Romania’s famous black goat, an agile beast whose ability […]

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Fight against tax evasion in the mining sector of sub-Saharan Africa – Analysis – Eurasia Review

[ad_1] Sub-Saharan Africa is estimated to have 30 percent of the world’s mineral reserves, representing a major opportunity for the region. Despite the high level of private investment in this critical sector, new analysis reveals that many multinational companies are avoiding paying their taxes. To get an idea of ​​the scale of investments that companies […]

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State Department has new approach to stop wildlife trafficking

The best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox, or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne. The State Department is in the middle of an annual month-long program to generate ideas on how to stop wildlife trafficking. It sponsors Zoohackathon sessions on three continents. To learn more about what […]

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FG orders 10,000 tractors, others in Brazil to boost agriculture

[ad_1] Posted November 5, 2021 The federal government plans to buy 10,000 tractors from Brazil to boost agriculture in the country. The government has also said it will establish “model grazing reserves” in some states across the country next year. The latest development came months after Nigerians in parts of the country voiced opposition to […]

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Wildlife Commission Green Growth Toolbox series debut

The State Wildlife Commission will launch “Toolbox Tuesdays,” an online series highlighting conservation and nature-based solutions next week. Free webinars run through Microsoft Teams are part of the commission’s Green Growth Toolbox, a guide to growth tools that preserve the wildlife and natural resources of counties, towns and cities. The first webinar will begin Tuesday […]

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Live: Climate Summit | Biden Praises Conference Progress, Criticizes China | Live updates

[ad_1] GLASGOW, Scotland – The UK government plans to make the UK ‘the world’s first net zero aligned financial center’ as businesses and investors look to capitalize on the drive to build a low-emission economy. carbon. UK Treasury Chief Rishi Sunak will present the government’s plans in a speech on Wednesday as senior finance officials […]

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And you, Tegu? Florida Scientists, FWC Fight Alarming Rise In Invasive Lizard

A large lizard that’s sometimes kept as a pet is wreaking havoc on native Florida wildlife, and scientists at the University of Florida are working on a solution. Argentinian black and white tegus have spread and established populations in and around Florida at a rapid and increasing rate and this could have critical implications for […]

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Cop26 live news: the protected reserve around the Galapagos island to be considerably enlarged | Environment

[ad_1] Guillermo Lasso Mendoza speaking today at Cop26 Photography: UNFCCC Ecuador has announced that it will expand the protected marine reserve surrounding the Galapagos Islands, “the jewel of our biodiversity and a true living laboratory”. In a move long sought after by local activists, Guillermo Lasso Mendoza, President of Ecuador, said the country would add […]

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COP26: the “most polluting” and “most corrupt” electricity company in the world could benefit from green funding

[ad_1] One of the achievements in Glasgow is the very first such deal – a pact made by rich countries to finance a developing country’s transition from coal to renewable energy sources. The European Commission has already announced the deal, which involves the US, UK, Germany and France. The beneficiary is South Africa. This is […]

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One of the last two northern white rhinos in the world withdrawn from the breeding program

Scientists have decided to remove one of the world’s last two northern white rhinos from their assisted reproduction program, which is working to save the subspecies from extinction. BioRescue will no longer harvest eggs from 32-year-old Najin, making her daughter, Fatu, the sole supplier of reproductive material for the assisted reproduction program; the program has […]