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E.O. Wilson's 'Half-Earth': A bold proposal to save biodiversity -
The leading spokesman for what is now called biodiversity, Wilson worries we are on a path to losing at least half the planet's species. The ark of life is sinking from a long list of insults: climate change, habitat loss and deforestation, invasive ...

Northland Students Head Outdoors, Learn Lessons on Local Ecology - WDIO-TV

A number of fifth graders from Birchwood School in Washburn County took their classroom outside by learning more about the environment around them. For Friday's lessons, their classroom was 500 acres of wooded land owned by Johnson Timber, but ...

Autopsy and toxicology reports released in October 2015 killings of two Asheville women - WLOS

WLOS — ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- The State Medical Examiner's Office Monday released the autopsy and toxicology reports for Alexandra King and Tatianna Diz. Both were pulled from the French Broad River a week and a half after disappearing the last week of ...

One and a Half Ass Acres Potbelly Pig Sanctuary

Center Sandwich - United States

Small potbelly pig sanctuary located in Canaan, NH. Includes pictures, video clips, and stories of some of their pigs.

National Potbelly Pig Registry
United States

Provides registration for potbelly pigs for shelters, individuals, and breeders.

Pig Pals Sanctuary

Small sanctuary for pot bellied pigs, set in the farm country of southern Illinois.

Ironwood Pig Sanctuary
United States

Dedicated to elimination the suffering of pot bellied pigs in Arizona and surrounding states.

Shepherd's Green Pig Sanctuary
United States

Rescues and provides care for abandoned and unwanted pet pigs in Tennessee.

Pig-A-Sus Homestead Sanctuary
United States

Nonprofit group dedicated to providing shelter for potbelly pigs and resources for owners of potbellies.

African Ass: Equus africanus
United Kingdom

Factsheet on this critically endangered species, its description, behavior and reproduction.

Asiatic Ass: Equus hermionus
United Kingdom

Factsheet on this wild relative of the domestic donkey, its description, distribution and biology, with several photographs.

United States

Bivalve taxonomy information and research. Includes extensive biobliographic information on bivalve genera. Part of the Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) project of the National Science Foundation.

United States

Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) project investigating marine bivalves.

African Wild Ass (Equus asinus)
United Kingdom

Fact sheet from EDGE, a conservation organization that focuses specifically on threatened species that represent a significant amount of unique evolutionary history.