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China's pilot national park: a land of golden opportunity? - chinadialogue


chinadialogue
Apart from its unique topography and rich water resources, the area is also famous for its well-preserved flora and fauna. According to Luo Zhu, it is common to spot rare animals including the snow leopard, blue sheep, white-lipped deer, wild boar ...

The Living Landscape: The golden eagle - Lake County News


Lake County News
Kathleen Scavone, M.A., is a retired educator, potter, writer and author of “Anderson Marsh State Historic Park: A Walking History, Prehistory, Flora, and Fauna Tour of a California State Park” and “Native Americans of Lake County.” She also writes for ...

Evolution Wants You to Masturbate - Inverse


Inverse
We live in the golden age of masturbation. Self-pleasuring is celebrated, not demonized, and even science is on board with a little self-lovin', pointing to a wealth of beneficial biological side effects: happier genitalia, greater intimacy in ...

Golden Tortoise Beetle

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Popular article about the golden tortoise beetle (Metriona bicolor, Chrysomelidae), its life cycle and feeding habits.

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Dedicated to the conservation and captive care of turtles and tortoises. Features care sheets and articles on every aspect of chelonia.

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An international nonprofit organization whose members share a common fascination with wild desert tortoises and the environment they depend upon.

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Promotes conservation of the desert tortoise in the deserts of the southwestern United States and Mexico.