Sorting Hat Spider Makes List of Top 10 New Species for 2017

The Sorting Hat Spider is one of the Top 10 New Species for 2017 according to the ESF’s International Institute for Species Exploration (IISE)

The Sorting Hat Spider is one of the Top 10 New Species for 2017 according to the ESF’s International Institute for Species Exploration (IISE)

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They’d make a cute couple!

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Endangered Cat Species Survival Trust – To establish a breeding program for Endangered Big Cat Species in areas where they will be protected from poaching. Allowing for an environment from where they can multiply in numbers sufficient to be released back in to their natural habitat. This program will be on-going until the Endangered Big Cat populations are diverse and sustainable enough to ensure their continued existence.

Endangered Cat Species Survival Trust – To establish a breeding program for Endangered Big Cat Species in areas where they will be protected from poaching. Allowing for an environment from where they can multiply in numbers sufficient to be released back in to their natural habitat. This program will be on-going until the Endangered Big Cat populations are diverse and sustainable enough to ensure their continued existence.

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11 cool species named after the great David Attenborough

Rubber frogs, rat-eating plants, pygmy locusts and a kitten-sized lion – check out these 11 species that honour David Attenborough.

Rubber frogs, rat-eating plants, pygmy locusts and a kitten-sized lion – check out these 11 species that honour David Attenborough.

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Shell celebrates World Environment Day

06 June 2017, Sweetcrude, Lagos — Vice President Shell Nigeria and Gabon, Peter Costello and Managing Director, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCo), Bayo Ojulari, plant a tree at the Marina area of Lagos in commemoration of World Environment Day.

06 June 2017, Sweetcrude, Lagos — Vice President Shell Nigeria and Gabon, Peter Costello and Managing Director, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCo), Bayo Ojulari, plant a tree at the Marina area of Lagos in commemoration of World Environment Day.

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Plant one tree, exactly how many died because of your filthy business, @Shell?

Leaf-Mimicking Insect, Freshwater Stingray, Omnivorous Rat among ESF’s Top 10 Species of 2016 | Biology | Sci-News.com

An international team of taxonomists led by experts at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) selected the top 10 from among the approximately 18,000 new species named during 2016 and released the list this week to coincide with the birthday, May 23, of Carolus Linnaeus.

An international team of taxonomists led by experts at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) selected the top 10 from among the approximately 18,000 new species named during 2016 and released the list this week to coincide with the birthday, May 23, of Carolus Linnaeus.

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