ZOO AND CONSERVATION NEWS: 2008

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January

Date

Headline

Source

1/1 Den Use by Chinese Pandas www.wildlifejournals.org
  Jaguars in Brazil's Pantanal www.nytimes.com
  Animal Migration Book www.nytimes.com
  Black Rhino Poaching in Zimbabwe www.sciencedaily.com
  Breeding Andean Condors at Buenos Aires Zoo www.washingtonpost.com
  Luxury Safari-style Tents at Monarto Zoo www.news.com.au
1/2 Aftermath of Tiger Escape : Lawyers & Exhibit Changes www.sfgate.com
  ZSL’s Mountain Chicken Frog Breeding Program www.timesonline.co.uk
  Breeding Australia’s Corroboree Frog bowral.yourguide.com.au
  Pronghorns at the Queens Zoo www.qgazette.com
  8 Bighorn Sheep Die in Colorado www.thedailyjournal.com
1/3 S.F. Zoo Reopens Today www.sfgate.com
  Florida Scrub Jay Population Declining www.heraldtribune.com
  H5N1 bird flu found in Israel www.ynetnews.com
  The AMNH’s Frozen Zoo www.walrusmagazine.com
  Science & Nature Evaluate Presidential Candidates www.sciencemag.org
  Bighorn Sheep Transfer origin.sltrib.com
1/4 Australian Scientists Save Quolls www.nzherald.co.n
  New Species From Central America www.timesonline.co.uk
  Albino Alligators Stolen from Brazilian Zoo news.bbc.co.uk
  New Salisbury Zoo Director wjz.com
  Owl Butterfly Naming Rights Auctioned www.enn.com
  Laysan Teal Conservation Program www.ens-newswire.com
  Disease Kills 67 Gharial in India this Month news.bbc.co.uk
  OSU gets $1 Million for Whale Research www.gazettetimes.com
  Albany Birds Killed by Virus www.nytimes.com
  Circus Elephant Kills Trainer www.shortnews.com
  Grizzly Bear Status Review www.missoulian.com
1/5 Utah: Cholera Suspected in Bird Deaths www.nytimes.com 
  When Animals Go AWOL, Zoos Tame PR online.wsj.com
1/6 Golden Snub-nosed Monkey Population Increases www.china.org.cn
  ULTIMATE Recycling www.coopamerica.org
1/7 Cincinnati Zoo Indian Rhino Delivers Stillborn Calf news.enquirer.com
  India’s High-Altitude Zoos Popular with Tourists www.dailyindia.com
  Nepal Boosts Vulture Numbers with Drug-free Cattle www.enn.com
  2008 Year of the Polar Bear newswire.ascribe.org
  Polar Bear Listing Postponed www.nytimes.com
  Wild Animal Park Safety Concerns Answered www.signonsandiego.com
  USDA to Amend Temperature Regulations for Animal Transport www.aphis.usda.gov
1/8 Listing the Pygmy Rabbit (Brachylagus idahoensis) epa.gov 
  All-Terrain Vehicles Imperil Wildlife www.nytimes.com
  Illegal Road Building in Sumatra www.enn.com
  Studies Published on Monarch Butterfly Migration www.enn.com
  Florida Manatee Deaths Decrease in 2007 www.enn.com
  Polar Bear Cubs at the Nuremberg Zoo www.telegraph.co.uk
  Decline of Hector’s Dolphin Population www.nzherald.co.nz
  Aye Aye Born at Bristol Zoo news.bbc.co.uk
  Oversight of S.F. Zoo Questioned www.sfgate.com
  Beneficial Soil Ingestion in Chimpanzees www.eurekalert.org
  Zoo Inseminates Elephant Chai Again seattlepi.nwsource.com
1/9 Revised Critical Habitat for Monterey Spineflower www.epa.gov
  Zoo’s Support Elephant Conservation www.aza.org
  National Zoo Sells Ringtones dcist.com
  Cultural Differences in Chimpanzee Colonies www.eurekalert.org
  Siberian Jay’s Communication Study www.eurekalert.org
  How High Can Tigers Jump? www.signonsandiego.com
1/10 Restoring California Fisher Populations www.eurekalert.org
  2 Barbary Lions Born at Belfast Zoo news.bbc.co.uk
  Mojave Fringe-Toed Lizard Finding www.epa.gov
  Philadelphia Researchers Study Guam’s Kingfishers www.pacificnewscenter.com
  “Mutualism” Study in the African Ecosystem www.eurekalert.org
  Famous Santa Barbara Giraffe Dies www.knbc.com
  Mangrove Removal from San Diego Wildlife Preserve www.signonsandiego.com
1/11 10 Worst Zoos For Elephants www.newspapertree.com
  NYC Plans to Clone Historic Trees www.nytimes.com
  Proposed Endangered Status for Black Abalone www.epa.gov
  S.F. Braces for ‘Circus’ at Public Hearing on Tiger Attack www.sfgate.com
  Near-escapes of Snow Leopard and Polar Bear at San Francisco Zoo www.sfgate.com
  Baby Orangutan Reunites with Mother at Como Zoo www.twincities.com
  Spinal Surgery for Woodland Park Baby Gorilla www.bellinghamherald.com
  Protection for Mojave Fringe-toed Lizard www.lvrj.com
  Biomimicry online.wsj.com
1/12 The San Diego Zoo Measures Tiger Fencing www.signonsandiego.com
  Columbus Zoo Buys Python for $35,000 www.signonsandiego.com
  Conserving India’s Hoolock Gibbon www.thedailystar.net
  Public Hearing Calls for SF Zoo Review www.sfgate.com
  Florida Teaching Zoo Helps Puerto Rican Primates www.thevillagesdailysun.com
  Update on S.F. Zoo Tiger, Tatiana www.mercurynews.com
1/13 Houston Zoo Hosts Texas Wildlife Diversity Conference www.jaspernewsboy.com
1/14 Nuremberg Zoo’s Baby Polar Bear Update abcnews.go.com
  Dolphin Dies at Brookfield Zoo www.chicagotribune.com 
  Tourism or Hunting in Kenya www.economist.com
  UPS Foundation Funds Louisville Zoo Education www.bizjournals.com
  Permits for Sea Turtle Research www.epa.gov
1/15 Study on the “Ecology” of Parasite Infection www.eurekalert.org
  White House Honors Brookfield Zoo www.chicagotribune.com
  Rwanda’s First National Conservation Park www.greatapetrust.org
  Monkey Malaria Found in Humans www.eurekalert.org
  Hogle Zoo Gets $3M for Polar Bear Exhibit www.sltrib.com
  PGAV Architects Will Design KC Zoo Polar Bear Exhibit www.kansascity.com
  Sea Otter Feeding Study www.enn.com
  Vaquita Porpoises Critically Endangered www.enn.com
  India Confirms H5N1 Outbreak www.enn.com
  Computer Used to Study Animal Communication www.springer-sbm.com
  Nepal Opens Vulture Breeding Center www.enn.com
1/16 Zebra Found Dead at SF Zoo www.sfgate.com
  Melbourne Zoo Breeds Cairns Birdwing www.abc.net.au
  Six Foreign Birds as Endangered www.epa.gov
  Hand-Rearing Pied Tamarins at Paignton Zoo news.bbc.co.uk
  Giant Rodent Fossil Identified news.nationalgeographic.com
1/17 S.F. Zoo Zebra Dies of Intestinal Blockage www.sfgate.com
  NYC Zoos Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions www.nydailynews.com
  Critical Habitat for the Quino Checkerspot Butterfly www.epa.gov
  Predator-Prey Ecology Study www.eurekalert.org
  USFWS Determines Jaguar Status news.fws.gov
  Human Activities Contribute to California Warming publicaffairs.llnl.gov
  Servheen Receives Conservation Award www.missoulian.com
  New Species of Palm Discovered in Madagascar www.timesonline.co.uk
  Whale Sharks at Risk news.nationalgeographic.com
  Polar Bear Decision by USFWS Suspicious www.time.com
1/18 Tiger was Taunted www.mercurynews.com
  Rescued Leopard Cubs Go to Lucknow Zoo economictimes.indiatimes.com
  Namibia’s Wild Dog Population allafrica.com
  Bronx Zoo $50 Million Renovation www.wateronline.com
  Translocated Laysen Ducks Thrive on Midway Atoll www.birdlife.org
  Four New Gecko Species Discovered in Vietnam www.physorg.com
  Request for Lethal Removal Authority of California Sea Lions www.epa.gov
  Recovering from a Mass Extinction www.bristol.ac.uk
  Google's Philanthropic Initiatives www.nytimes.com
  Border Fence Plan Blocks Jaguar Protection www.enn.com
  NIH Archives Published Research www.sciencemag.org
1/19 New Monkey Species in North-Western Amazon www.newscientist.com
  Melbourne Zoo Charged with Animal Abuse www.theage.com.au
  San Diego Ecologists, Baja Fishermen Save Sea Turtles www.signonsandiego.com
1/20 New Frog Species Found in Kerala www.hindu.com
  Reintroduction Problems for Captive Carnivores www.eurekalert.org
  Center for Conservation Research Raises Mountain Yellow-legged Frogs www.upi.com
1/21 Breeding Mountain Yellow-legged Frogs at CRES www.pe.com
  L.A. Zoo Rescues Blind Seal ap.google.com
  National Zoo Asian Elephant A.I. dcist.com
  Actor Tries to Shut Down LA Zoo’s Elephant Program www.myfoxla.com
  Brookfield Zoo Giraffe Strangles www.chicagosuburbannews.com
  Snow Leopard Cubs at L.A. Zoo www.kspr.com
  Western Plains Zoo Name Change www.abc.net.au
  Photos of the Worlds Most Endangered Amphibians news.mongabay.com
  Allison Alberts Lectures on California Condor www.newuniversity.org
1/22 Taronga Takeover of Dubbo Zoo dubbo.yourguide.com.au
  Manila Zoo to swap crocodiles for elephants, giraffes newsinfo.inquirer.net
  Al Ain Zoo Part of $1 Billion Leisure Center www.ameinfo.com
  Calgary Zoo Adopts New Management Structure www.canada.com
  Giant Aquarium to Open in Moscow Zoo www.russia-ic.com
  WWF Malaysia Focuses on 3 Borneo Species www.nst.com.my
  Gharials Dying in India www.nytimes.com
  Bird Die-Off at Great Salt Lake in Utah www.nytimes.com
  Animal Politics www.nytimes.com
  Risk of an Avian Flu Pandemic www.nytimes.com
  Ruling on Whales and Navy Sonar www.nytimes.com
  Chester Zoo Program to Save Amphibians news.bbc.co.uk
  Hungry Tanzania Refugees Killing Endangered Species www.nytimes.com
1/23 5-year Review for 10 Listed Species www.epa.gov
  The Importance of Seed Banks www.enn.com
  Oakland Zoo Mistakenly Ejects a Visitor www.sfgate.com
  Evolutionary Dynamics of Wild Populations publishing.royalsociety.org
  Still No Proof of Ivory-billed Woodpecker www.nytimes.com
  Wind Energy Grows 45% in 2007 www.enn.com
  Pacific Northwest Invasive Species Survey www.fws.gov
1/24 Germany Debates Hand-rearing Polar Bear Cubs www.independent.co.uk
  WCS Measures its Carbon Footprint www.queenstribune.com
  Roan Antelopes Reintroduced to Swaziland afp.google.com
  Elephant Conservation Projects www.pr-usa.net  www.aza.org
  USFWS Awards $1.2 Million for African Elephant Conservation www.fws.gov
  Philadelphia Zoo Hopes for Elephants in the Future www.philly.com
  Philadelphia Zoo Conservation in Marianas www.mvariety.com
  New Zealand’s Frogs Critically Endangered www.odt.co.nz
  Recovery Plan for Puget Sound Killer Whales www.sanluisobispo.com
  Al Ain Zoo Part of $1 billion UAE Resort Development www.business24-7.ae
  Lion Cubs at San Diego Zoo’s Wild Animal Park www.imperialvalleynews.com
  World’s Larges Reptile Exhibit at Miami Metro Zoo www.nbc6.net
1/25 Elephants Get Mustard Oil Massage www.dailyindia.com
  Bolivian Titi Monkeys at Philadelphia Zoo www.nbc10.com
  Amazilia Hummingbirds at London Zoo www.thisislondon.co.uk
  Common Human Viruses Threaten Apes www.eurekalert.org
  NPR : Saving So. Cal. Species from Fires www.npr.org
  The Gap Between Apes and Humans www.sciencemag.com
1/26 Asian Elephant and Calf Die in Child Birth www.star-telegram.com
  Conservancies in California www.signonsandiego.com 
  Habitat for California Gnat-catcher and Endangered Plants www.signonsandiego.com
1/27 Africa’s Dying Cattle Breeds www.nytimes.com
1/28 Harassing  Marine Mammals During Black Abalone Surveys www.epa.gov
  Issuance of Marine Mammal Permits : File No. 775-1875 www.epa.gov
  Wolves in Yellowstone and Northern Rocky Mountains www.epa.gov
  NC Zoo Helps Rebuild Iraqi Zoo www.bizjournals.com
  Riverbanks Zoo’s Baby Koala www.thestate.com
  Oakland’s Elderly Giraffe Gets a Winter Coat www.insidebayarea.com
  Non-native Deer Extermination in California www.mercurynews.com
  Cuba Helps Hawksbill Turtle www.enn.com
  WWF Urges Blue Fin Tuna Boycott www.enn.com
  Salamanders Denied Federal Protection www.times-standard.com
  11 Fishers Released into Olympic National Park www.thenewstribune.com
  Tasmanian Devil Tumor Research www.eurekalert.org
  Elephants Influence Lizard Habitat www.sciencedaily.com
  Gibbons Sing to Scare Predators www.earthtimes.org
  Flame Retardants Found in Tasmanian Devils news.nationalgeographic.com
  Domestic Cat Originated in Middle East www.news.ucdavis.edu
  Chester Zoo Adopts Web 2.0 Technologies www.e-consultancy.com
  Chameleons Communicate with Color Change news.nationalgeographic.com
1/29 Census of Antarctic Marine Life news.nationalgeographic.com
  Anthrax Confirmed at Assam State Zoo www.telegraphindia.com
  NC Zoo’s Solar Power Project news14.com
  Technology at the San Diego Zoo www.cio.co.uk
1/30 S.F Police : No crime found in tiger case www.mercurynews.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Black Duiker Born at Binder Park Zoo www.battlecreekenquirer.com
  Global Invasive Species Programme (GISP) www.enn.com
  Balboa Park Management Problems www.signonsandiego.com
  Toronto Zoo Partners with Toronto University www.news.utoronto.ca
  Chimpanzee Bartering Study www.enn.com
  African Seed Collection En Route to Arctic Seed Vault www.physorg.com
  Hummingbirds Create ‘Chirp’ with Tails www.physorg.com
1/31 Critical Habitat for Tidewater Goby www.fws.gov
  Hand-Raising a Baby Giraffe www.timesonline.co.uk
  Conservation Strategies Changing www.enn.com
  India Will spend $170M to Save Tigers www.news.com.au
  Phoenix Zoo Rescues Mountain Lion Cubs www.azcentral.com
  KC Zoo Breaks Ground on Tropical Exhibit www.kansascity.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications http://www.epa.gov

February

Date

Headline

Source

2/1 Physicist Calculates Tiger Leap arxiv.org
  Toledo Zoo Breeds Northern Slimy Salamander toledoblade.com
  CZA alerts zoos across India against bird flu www.hindu.com
  16th Elephant Shrew Species Discovered www.enn.com
  Warming Creates Extinction Risks for Hibernators news.nationalgeographic.com
  Zoo Experts Criticize S.F. Zoo www.sfgate.com
  Charles Coburn Obituary www.signonsandiego.com
  Hunting Among Chimpanzees www.eurekalert.org
  Congo Wetlands Reserve Designated www.enn.com
  South China Tiger Cataract Operation www.chinadaily.com.cn
2/3 Katrina Dolphin Book www.signonsandiego.com
  Central Florida Zoo’s Distinctive Entrance www.orlandosentinel.com
2/4 45-year-old Gorilla Dies at Louisville Zoo www.courier-journal.com
  Central Florida Zoo Plans Tiger Exhibit www.wesh.com
  Hamilton Zoo Releases New Zealand Falcon www.scoop.co.nz
  Biomimicry in Airplane Design www.ns.umich.edu
  New Uakari Species in Amazon news.mongabay.com
  Activists Fight to List the Polar Bear afp.google.com
  Migratory Swallows Threatened www.enn.com
  Oldest Captive-born Anteater Dies at Santa Barbara Zoo www.mercurynews.com
  Whale Underwater Communication www.eurekalert.org
  Circulatory System of American Alligator www.eurekalert.org
  Feline Immunodeficiency Virus Analysis www.eurekalert.org
  African Rhino Populations Recovering www.LiveScience.com
  Baboon Dads Influence Daughters' Fitness www.eurekalert.org
2/5 Gunnison’s Prairie Dog Listing www.epa.gov
  Review of Northern Spotted Owl  Draft Recovery Plan www.fws.gov
  Critical Habitat for Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep and Taxonomic Revision www.epa.gov
  Phoenix Zoo Will Upgrade Orangutan Exhibit www.azcentral.com
  Infared Pictures of London Zoo Animals www.telegraph.co.uk
  3 Wild Animal Park Keepers Infected with Superbug MRSA www.nctimes.com
  DNA Barcode for Plants www.enn.com
  Calgary Zoo Will Change Animal Transfer Protocol www.9news.com
  Endangered Iriomote Wildcat www.nytimes.com
2/6 Wild Animal Park Euthanizes Baby Elephant www.signonsandiego.com
  Surfers & Environmentalists Oppose So Cal Highway www.nytimes.com     www.latimes.com 
  $1 million to Louisville Zoo's Glacier Run www.bizjournals.com
  Critical Habitat for Elkhorn and Staghorn Corals www.epa.gov
  Bergen County Zoo offers Science Workshop www.paramuspost.com
  Javan Brown Langur Born At Belfast Zoo www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk
  DASIE - Europe’s Invasive Species Database environment.newscientist.com
  New bird sub-species found in Nepal www.gulf-times.com
  Laos Protects Tigers www.nytimes.com
  Purple-Faced Leaf Monkey Research www.telegraph.co.uk
  Aldergrove Zoo Regains Accreditation www.canada.com
2/7 Komodo Dragon Parthenogenesis www.nytimes.com
  Male Tiger Kills Female Tiger www.int.iol.co.za
  Charles Coburn Obituary www.latimes.com
  National Elephant Center in St. Lucie www.tcpalm.com
  National Elephant Center www.palmbeachpost.com
  South Asia Wildlife Trade Initiative www.enn.com 
  Mexican Wolf Population Survey www.fws.gov
  Google Will Fund Green Technologies www.enn.com
  Study of Water Shrew’s Hunting Methods www.eurekalert.org
  Madagascar’s Turtle & Tortoise Meeting www.eurekalert.org
  Toxic Toads Threaten Miniature Crocodiles www.nzherald.co.nz
2/8 Francois Langur Born at Mesker Park Zoo www.indystar.com
  Zoo Experts Review SF Zoo Policies & Procedures www.sfgate.com
  Deplorable Practices in Chinese Zoos www.abcnews.go.com
  National Zoo Breeding Programs www.eurekalert.org
  African Nations Sign Bamako Declaration to Save Elephants www.prnewswire.com
  Gharial Crisis Management www.enn.com
  Protection for Pacific Walrus Sought www.nytimes.com
  Kashmir Goats in India Face Starvation news.nationalgeographic.com
  Berkeley Hyenas Face Uncertain Future www.sciencemag.org
2/9 Singapore Zoo Orangutan Dies afp.google.com
  Veterinary State Legislative 2007 Year-End Summary www.docuticker.com
  Leatherback Turtle Swims ~13,000 Miles www.timesonline.co.uk
2/10 Macaque “Voice” Recognition www.newscientist.com
2/11 Tiger Nips Keeper’s Finger at Palm Beach Zoo www.palmbeachpost.com
  National Zoo Celebrates Year of the Frog media-newswire.com
  Jane Goodall Visits Budapest Chimpanzees english.mti.hu
  Edinburgh Zoo Moves Siberian Tigers edinburghnews.scotsman.com
  New Expansion Plan for Blank Park Zoo www.desmoinesregister.com
  Antarctic King Penguins Endangered www.enn.com
  WalMart Mandates Reduction in Packaging www.enn.com
  Biologists Hope to Protect Northwestern Cougars www.plosbiology.com
  Bat disease a mystery to scientists www.benningtonbanner.com
  King Penguins Decline Due to Global Warming news.nationalgeographic.com
2/12 Stone Zoo Accepts 2 Rescued Black Bears www.wickedlocal.com
  Sumatran Tiger Faces Extinction www.signonsandiego.com
  2 Cleveland Zoo Gorillas have Heart Disease blog.cleveland.com
  Mating Photos of Wild Western Gorillas www.eurekalert.org
  Lowry Park Zoo Releases Manatee www2.tbo.com
  Aukland Zoo Releases Tuatara www.scoop.co.nz
  How Mimicry Affects Interpersonal Persuasion www.eurekalert.org
  Farmed Salmon Kill Wild Salmon news.nationalgeographic.com
2/13 Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Critical Habitat for Berberis nevinii (Nevin's barberry) www.epa.gov
  ‘Genetic Corridors’ Needed to Save the Tiger

www.eurekalert.org
  Big Horn Sheep Recovery Plan Available www.fws.gov
  Bat Flight Evolved Before Echolocation www.nature.com
  Animal Symbolism for Anniversary Years www.praguepost.com
2/14 Reduced Critical Habitat for Peirson’s Milk-vetch www.epa.gov
  Taronga Zoo Asian Elephant is Pregnant www.abc.net.au
  Houston Zoo Wins 2007 Marketing Award www.bizjournals.com
  Young Orang-utan hangs herself at Singapore Zoo www.smh.com.au
  Reid Park Zoo Opens ‘Green’ School www.tucsoncitizen.com
  San Diego Zoo’s "Garden of Senses" www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Counting Giant Octopuses in Puget Sound www.thenewstribune.com
  New Website Creates Online Condor Community www.ewire.com
  Sedgwick County Zoo’s New Tiger Exhibit www.bizjournals.com
  Human Influences on Global Ecosystems www.science.org
  Yellowstone's Jack Rabbits Gone www.eurekalert.org
  New Butterfly Exhibit at Smithsonian www.physorg.com
  Project BudBurst www.budburst.org
  LA Zoo’s Elephant Exhibit Can Be Built www.dailybreeze.com
  Spotted Hyenas at San Diego Zoo www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Red Pandas Escape from Scottish Conservation Park news.scotsman.com
2/15 Socialization of Alaska Zoo’s Elephant Maggie www.and.com
  New Phoenix Islands Protected Area news.nationalgeographic.com
  Zoo Moves to Burma’s New Capital news.bbc.co.uk
2/16 Dubai World Africa Plans “Conservation Resort” www.albawaba.com
2/17 Spoon-billed Sandpipers Discovered commercialappeal.com
  Crop Biofuels Create Carbon Debt www.signonsandiego.com
2/18 Male Asian Elephant Born at Dublin Zoo www.rte.ie
  Phoenix Zoo’s Stingray Bay Now Has Sharks www.azcentral.com
  Lesser Spot-Nosed Guenon Born at Central Florida Zoo www.wesh.com
  Hogle Zoo Elephant is Pregnant www.sltrib.com
  Calgary Zookeepers Hand-raise Baby Elephant calsun.canoe.ca 
  Tracking White Sharks www.eurekalert.org
  National Zoo Studies Migratory Birds www.eurekalert.org
  Amazon’s Corridors are Too Narrow www.eurekalert.org
  St Louis Zoo’s “Awesome Amphibians” www.stltoday.com
  Hammerhead Shark Added to Endangered List www.thewest.com.au
2/19 Overview of the Las Vegas Zoo www.viewnews.com
  Time Warner Cable Partners with Buffalo Zoo www.bizjournals.com
  Detroit Zoo’s Penguinarium www.mlive.com
  Cats Returned to Improved S.F. Enclosure www.examiner.com
  Loggerhead Turtles Suffer PFC Contamination www.enn.com
  Brookfield Breaks Ground on Bear Exhibit www.rblandmark.com
  Taronga Zoo’s Frog Breeding Program news.smh.com.au
  Chimps Eat Dirt, Leaves to Fend Off Malaria news.nationalgeographic.com
  Bats May be the Virus Source of SARS researchnews.osu.edu
  Texas A & M Tests Oral Contraceptives for Animals www.eurekalert.org
  Digital Implants for Chongging Zoo Animals news.xinhuanet.com
2/20 Proposed Veterinary Reptile And Amphibian Specialty www.avma.org
  Wildlife Trading Ring Busted www.enn.com
  Valencia's New Zoo www.thinkspain.com
  Genetic Basis of Mocker Butterfly Wing Pattern www.enn.com
  Autism and Animal Cognitive Thought Patterns www.enn.com
  Gorilla Project Unites Uganda, Rwanda and Congo www.enn.com
  Beavers Can Help Ease Drought www.eurekalert.org
  Giant Frog Fossil Found in Madagascar www.eurekalert.org
  Emerging Infectious Diseases Rising www.nature.com
  Red Pandas Killed at Nuremberg Zoo www.spiegel.de
  Knut Earned Berlin Zoo €5 Million Last Year www.spiegel.de
  USFWS Teams with Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology www.fws.gov
  Conservation of Wildlife May Prevent Emergent Diseases www.ens-newswire.com
  USFWS Will Raise Wildlife Trade Fees www.fws.gov
2/21 San Diego Zoo Wild Animal Park Summer Camps www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Henry Doorly Zoo Scientists Identify New Lemur Species www.omaha.com
  African Bank Provides Funds for Forests www.enn.com
  Gray Wolf No Longer Endangered in Rocky Mountains www.fws.gov
  Conservation Halts “Cross-species” Plagues www.timesonline.co.uk
2/22 Uneventful Tiger Escape at Honolulu Zoo starbulletin.com
  Assiniboine Park Zoo Welcomes Indian Fruit Bats www.winnipegfreepress.com
  Chester Zoo Update www.eveningleader.co.uk
  Emperor Tamarins at Wellington Zoo www.scoop.co.nz
  Thesis on Learning in Great Apes www.sciencedaily.com
  Indian Survey Finds Tigers in Decline www.sciencemag.org
  Naples Zoo 20-year Expansion Plan www.naplesnews.com
  First Observed Birth of a Western Lowland Gorilla in the Wild www.worldwildlife.org
2/23 Miami MetroZoo’s Exotic Pet Rescue Program www.nbc6.net
  Re-invention of Micke Grove Zoo www.recordnet.com
  Brush Fires in Kenya’s Lake Nakuru National Park www.enn.com
2/24 When Animals Clone Themselves www.nytimes.com
  Stone Zoo Teaches Frog Monitoring Skills www.boston.com
  What the Extinction of  the Carolina Parakeet Tells Us www.latimes.com
2/25 South Africa Allows Culling of Elephants www.nytimes.com
  Safe Harbor Agreement for California Endemic Butterflies www.epa.gov
  Detroit Zoo’s Arctic Ring Exhibit www.macombdaily.com
  Butterfly Fish May Face Extinction www.enn.com
2/26 Cincinnati Zoo Seeks Additional Funding news.enquirer.com
  Status Review for the Greater Sage-Grouse www.epa.gov
  Arctic Seed Vault Opens www.enn.com
  Online Encyclopedia of Life Will Launch www.nytimes.com
  Coral Reef Study Spearheaded by SIO www.nytimes.com
  Mapping the Ocean & Human Impact www.nytimes.com
  New Vaccine Protects Monkeys from Ebola & Marburg www.eurekalert.org
2/27 Northern Rocky Mountain Population of Gray Wolf Delisted www.epa.gov
  Invasive Species in the Great Lakes www.nytimes.com
  Elephant Born at Whipsnade Zoo www.hertfordshire.com
  Brothers join Denver Zoo's gorilla troop www.denverpost.com
  Colchester Zoo Saves Estuarine Moth www.eveningstar.co.uk
  Bat Navigation Studied with Satellites www.enn.com 
  Breakthrough in plant research www.nature.com
  Deforestation Threatens Indonesian Elephants www.enn.com 
  Irrawaddy Dolphin Census in Orissa www.newkerala.com
  Future Conservation Battlegrounds Will Be Different ucsdnews.ucsd.edu
  Virtual Border Fence Delayed www.signonsandiego.com
2/28 Amur Leopard Cub at Marwell Zoo www.telegraph.co.uk
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Revised Critical Habitat for Canada Lynx www.epa.gov
  California Sues U.S. Over Forest Plan www.nytimes.com
  Perissodactyl, Ceratomorph & Equid Karyotypes www.springer.com
  Argentine Ants - One of Worlds Worst Invasive Species www.epa.gov
  Shortage of Large Animal Vets in U.S. www.signonsandiego.com
2/29 Endangered Species Permit Applications www.usatoday.com
  Gabon Rainforest Logging Imperils Sea Turtles www.nytimes.com
  Leap Day Focus on Frogs www.associatedcontent.com
  Conservationists Fight Internet Sales of Wildlife Products www.enn.com
  4,000 Endangered Chinese Plant Species english.people.com.cn
  Bloomington Zoo Tiger Gets Root Canal www.pantagraph.com
  Toronto Zoo Begins $250 M Fundraising Campaign www.thestar.com

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3/1 Appeals Court Rejects Navy Sonar

www.enn.com
  Study of Hip Displasia in Koalas www.bioone.org
3/2 Frogs in Fresno Zoo’s Future www.fresnobee.com
  Possible Rift in Australia Zoo Management www.guardian.co.uk
3/3 Proghorn Thrive with Gray Wolves www.nytimes.com
  Common Insect-eating Birds Decline www.birdlife.org
  Oregon Zoo's Condor Release at Grand Canyon blog.oregonlive.com
  Protein Inhibits Ebola from Infecting Neighboring Cells www.eurekalert.org
  Essex Zoo Elephants Will Move to Spain www.eveningstar.co.uk
  World’s Largest Chimpanzee Enclosure Cost £6m news.scotsman.com
  David Attenborough Retires from Field www.guardian.co.uk
  Hexapus at Blackpool Sea Life Centre www.telegraph.co.uk
3/4 Oryx Re-introduction in Tunesia www.sciencedaily.com
  Hyena Research in Kenya www.nytimes.com
  North American Primate Fossil www.nytimes.com
  Maud Island Frogs Breed in New Zealand www.nytimes.com
  Terri Irwin Loses Preliminary Legal Battle www.timesonline.co.uk
  Mercury Threatens Loons www.eurekalert.org
3/5 Critical Habitat for Loggerhead Turtle www.epa.gov
  Revised Recovery Plan for Steller Sea Lion www.epa.gov
  Initiation of 5-year Reviews of 58 Species in California & Nevada www.epa.gov
  Hibernation-like Behavior by Fish Species www.enn.com
  Cambodia’s Mekong Dolphin Population Falls www.enn.com
  New Changes to Animal Tree of Life www.nature.com
  Flooding the Grand Canyon www.nature.com
  Minnesota Zoo’s WolfQuest Game Extremely Popular www.startribune.com
  San Diego Mouse Positive for Hantavirus www.10news.com
  New Way to Calculate Biodiversity www.scidev.net
  USDA Seeks Public Comment on South African FMD www.aphis.usda.gov
3/6 Giant Panda Genome Will Be Sequenced www.eurekalert.org
  Hogle Zoo’s Gorilla has Hysterectomy www.sltrib.com
  Kyoto Zoo Visitors View Chimp Research www.yomiuri.co.jp
  Controlling Invasive Nutria www.eurekalert.org
  Toronto Zoo Adopts New Parking System www.sourcesecurity.com
  Como Zoo Will Borrow $1 Billion for Gorilla Exhibit www.in-forum.com
  Critical Habitat for the Marbled Murrelet www.epa.gov
  Endangered Status for North Pacific and North Atlantic Right Whales www.epa.gov
  Olfaction in Wandering Albatrosses www.eurekalert.org
3/7 Hamilton Zoo Accreditation is a National First www.scoop.co.nz
  Births Up, Mortality Down at Indian Zoo www.telegraphindia.com 
  Wolverines in California? www.eurekalert.org
3/8 Still No Decision on Polar Bear Status www.kansascity.com
  Oakland Zoo's Expansion Plans Upset Neighbors www.insidebayarea.com
  Lansing Zoo's Ailing Rhinoceros Treated www.mlive.com
  Naples Zoo Absorbs Historic Nehrling Garden www.naplesnews.com
3/9 Beck’s Petrel Not Extinct www.birdlife.org
  Central Florida Zoo’s Primate Breeding Success www.orlandosentinel.com
  Inuit Want Say in Polar Bear Listing www.usatoday.com
  Florida Panther Numbers Are Up www.news-press.com
3/10 San Diego Zoo Joins Native Seeds Coalition www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Memphis Zoo Expansion Opposition community.myeyewitnessnews.com
  SeaWorld Nurses Abandoned Seal Pups www.signonsandiego.com
  Australian & New Zealand Frog Program news.theage.com.au
  Pygmy Hippo Photographed in Wild www.cnn.com
  Sumatran Tiger Born at SF Zoo www.mercurynews.com
  Madagascar Forest Destruction Slows www.enn.com
  Primates Combine Calls to Convey Meaning www.eurekalert.org
  Amphibian Response to Clear Cutting Documented www.eurekalert.org
  Handheld DNA detector www.eurekalert.org
3/11 Groups Sue Over Polar Bear www.latimes.com
  Oklahoma University Adds Exotics to Vet School ocolly.com
  Busch Garden Prepares “Jungala” www.scnow.com
  Profile of WCS Director of Planning and Design www.nydailynews.com
  Tigers Discussed at Stockholm Meeting www.enn.com
  Drinking Water Contaminated by Pharmaceuticals www.enn.com
  North American Wolverine Will Not Be Listed www.epa.gov
  Evolved Resistance to Toxic Newt www.enn.com
  Harlequin frog Rediscovered in Colombia www.eurekalert.org
  6 West Nile Bird Fatalities in SD County www.signonsandiego.com
  H5N1 Bird Flu Kills Civits in Vietnam www.earthtimes.org
  Detroit Zoo Silverback Dies www.wxyz.com
  Flamingo Health Study www.eurekalert.org
3/12 North Island Brown Kiwi Hatches at National Zoo www.eurekalert.org
  African Elephant Contraception www.popularmechanics.com
  Study of Sparrow Ovulation Order www.eurekalert.org
  Brazilian Tapir Gets Acupuncture www.ksat.com
  Java Zoo Hatches Komodo Dragons uk.reuters.com
  Oregon Zoo's California Condors www.oregonlive.com
  Oldest Rhino Celebrates 50th Birthday www.wfrv.com
  How Vocal Learning Evolved www.plos.org
  Dengue Fever May Spread to U.S. www.enn.com
  Secrets of Successful Ecosystems www.nature.com
3/13 Columbus Zoo Director Retires www.columbusdispatch.com
  Salisbury Zoo Hires New Director www.dailytimesonline.com
  David Attenborough Launches Butterfly World www.guardian.co.uk
  Alligator Movement Analysis www.eurekalert.org
  Collapse of Pacific Salmon Stocks www.nytimes.com
  AZA Zoo Accreditations are Announced various
  Girl Falls Over Fence at St. Louis Zoo www.nytimes.com
  Al Ain Zoo Gets 5 White Rhinos www.gulfnews.com
  Lincoln Park Zoo Will Retire Swan Boats www.suntimes.com
  Sabre-tooths, Lions and Leopards scienceblogs.com
3/14 Investigation of Melbourne Zoo Tiger Death www.news.com.au
  Irwin's Zoo In Violation of Koala Release Procedures www.news.com.au
  SF Zoo’s Sumatran Tiger Has Triplets www.nytimes.com
  Australia’s Kangaroo Cull www.nytimes.com
  WWF’s African Rhino Program Expanding www.enn.com
  New Bird Species Discovered in Indonesia www.sciencedaily.com
  Protection Helps Endangered Wildlife in N China english.people.com.cn
  Riverbanks Zoo Receives Conservation Grant www.timesanddemocrat.com
  National Zoo Tests Gorillas for Heart Disease www.washingtonpost.com
  Bighorn Sheep Die-off in Nevada www.signonsandiego.com
  Inappropriate Use and Portrayal of Chimpanzees www.sciencemag.org
3/16 History of San Diego Whale Watching www.signonsandiego.com
3/17 Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  The Zoo Nutritonists ap.google.com
  Caring for a Geriatric Leopard www.chicagotribune.com
  Project California Will Open at Oakland Zoo novometro.com
  Major Expansion for Colchester Zoo www.eveningstar.co.uk
  Mexico Biodiversity Threatened www.cnn.com
  Saiga Migration www.eurekalert.org
3/18 AZA Accreditation Team Report on SF Tiger Incident www.sanfranciscosentinel.co
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Song Affected in Fragmented Bird Populations www.eurekalert.org
  Monogamy is Uncommon in Nature www.nytimes.com
  Cameron Park Zoo Expands Elephant Exhibit www.kcentv.com
  Calls of Humpback Whale Calves Analyzed news.nationalgeographic.com
3/19 Details from AZA Report on S.F. Zoo Tiger Incident www.sfgate.com
  City gives Maryland Zoo $1.5 million www.baltimoresun.com
  Commission wants S.F. Zoo to Become Rescue Center www.sfgate.com
  National Zoo Attempts to Breed Panda www.washingtonpost.com
  Panda Injures National Zoo Keeper www.washingtonpost.com
  Minnesota Zoo Struggles for Fund www.startribune.com
  Why Birds Start Singing in Spring www.nature.org
  Tracking Wolves with a  “Howlbox” www.nytimes.com
  Elephant Deaths Soar in Sri Lanka www.nytimes.com
  Rwandan Corridor Will Save 15 Chimpanzees www.greatapetrust.org
3/20 5-Year Review of 28 Southwestern Species www.epa.gov
  Irwin proposes 'Disney feel' for Australian Zoo www.news.com.au
  London Zoo's New Bird Enclosure Opens www.dailymail.co.uk
  London Zoo’s Tropical Bird Pavillion www.guardian.co.uk
  Male Elephant Born at Maryland Zoo www.wbaltv.com
  Congo Arrests Ranger in Gorilla Deaths www.enn.com
  San Diego Habitat Corridors Mapped www.signonsandiego.com
  Tuatara is Fastest Evolving Animal www.eurekalert.org
  Bats Classify Plants by Echoes www.eurekalert.org
  Grizzly Bear DNA Study www.signonsandiego.com
3/21 London Zoo & the Blackburn Pavilion History www.timesonline.co.uk
  Berlin Zoo Director Accused of Criminal Activity www.telegraph.co.uk
  Chester Zoo Hosts Fresh Water Conference www.thisiswirral.co.uk
  Seizure of Pangolin Carcasses www.enn.com 
  Origin of Bipedalism www.nytimes.com
  Tax Credit for Saving Endangered Species eurekareporter.com
3/22 Cincinnati Zoo’s Top 10 Plants news.enquirer.com
  4 new ‘cryptic’ frog species in the Western Ghats www.newindpress.com
3/23 Peninsular Bighorn Sheep Habitat Threatened www.signonsandiego.com
  Oregon Zoo Hopes to Extend Condor’s Range www.oregonlive.com
  Michigan Zoo Delays Opening thenewsdispatch.com
  Culling Yellowstone's Bison Herd www.nytimes.com
3/24 Federal Funding Goes to Houston Zoo www.chron.com
  Obituary: Michael Robinson – National Zoo Director www.washingtonpost.com
  Protesters Fight Edinburgh Zoo Expansion news.scotsman.com
  Dh500 m Zoo for DubaiLand www.khaleejtimes.com
  Mesker Park Zoo Director Will Retire www.courierpress.com  
  Indian Rhino Numbers Increase in Nepal www.enn.com
  MicroChip Detects H5N1 Bird Flu www.enn.com
  Bermuda Petrel returns to Nonsuch Island www.birdlife.org
  U.S. Jaguars Threatened by Border Fence www.nytimes.com
  “South China Tiger” Mis-identified Siberian english.people.com.cn
3/25 Tower of London Lions Skulls Analyzed www.telegraph.co.uk
  Chaffee Zoo Stingray Has a Close Encounter www.scrippsnews.com
  Amur Leopard Born at Potawatomi Zoo www.fox28.com
  LA Zoo Admission Increases www.knbc.com
  The LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Zoo! www.infozine.com
  Colchester Zoo’s Expansion Plans www.eadt.co.uk
  Is Global Warming Hurting Frogs? www.nytimes.com
  No H5N1 Bird Flu Found in Alaska www.fws.gov
  Popular Mandrill Dies at Franklin Park Zoo www.boston.com
3/26 Australia and South American Animal Link www.enn.com 
  Logging Road Threatens Indonesian Tigers www.enn.com
  Chimpanzee Behavior Study www.eurekalert.org
  Ocean Chemicals Determined Speed of Animal Evolution www.nature.com
  Baltimore Zoo May Lose Accreditation www.baltimoresun.com
  Bear Spray Study byunews.byu.edu
  Federal Protection for Ice Seals www.nytimes.com
  Mammoth Ivory for Sale www.nytimes.com
3/27 Detroit Zoo Will Ask for Tax Increase www.mlive.com
  Taiwan Court Rejects Zoo’s Bid for Pandas news.monstersandcritics.com
  Profile of Brookfield Zoo’s Executive Chef www.southtownstar.com
  History of the Taiz Zoo in Yemen yementimes.com 
  The Denver Zoo’s Golden Lion Tamarin Twins www.denverpost.com
  Remote-Control Fish www.signonsandiego.com
  Vets Replace Cow’s Cruciate Ligament www.eurekalert.org
  Jump-Starting a Rainforest www.eurekalert.org
  Biomimicry of the Squid’s Beak www.eurekalert.org
  Satellite Tracking Elephants www.enn.com 
3/28 Restoring Tanzania’s Ecosystems www.enn.com
  Albatross Task Force Expands Efforts www.birdlife.org
3/29 Victims of Tiger Attack Sue City of S.F. www.sfgate.com
  Parasite May Have Killed Zoo Cavies www.times-standard.com
  Kid-powered Garden at San Jose Zoo origin.mercurynews.com
3/30 Vaccine for Ebola Virus www.eurekalert.org
3/31 Update on Japan’s Rare Asiatic Lion Cub news.sbs.com.au
  Memphis Zoo Saves Mississippi Gopher Frog www.redorbit.com
  Binder Park Zoo Upgrades Heating System www.battlecreekenquirer.com
  Schmidt’s Red-tailed Guenon Born at Houston Zoo www.khou.com
  New Penguins at Omaha Zoo www.radioiowa.com
  Giraffe on Zoo License Plates www.tulsaworld.com
  Dutch Zoo Animals to Become Vegetarian www.dutchnews.nl
  Sumatran Tiger Exchange www.cjonline.com
  Creating Conservation Alliances www.birdlife.org
  Birds Favor Fruits High in Antioxidants www.eurekalert.org
  New Australian Climate Report www.csiro.au
  Urbanization Threatens Migratory Birds researchnews.osu.edu

April

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Headline

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4/1 Jumbo: The Greatest Elephant in the World www.csmonitor.com
  Octopus Reproduction Behavior Study www.enn.com
  Mammoth Extinction Study biology.plosjournals.org
  Cold Spring Harbor Protocols Screen Genomes www.eurekalert.org
  Sequencing the Giant Panda Genome www.eurekalert.org
  Humans Hear Better Than Animals www.nature.org
  Portable Body Composition Measurement www.eurekalert.org
  John Ball Zoo’s New Amphibian Exhibit www.mlive.com
  Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Saves Frogs blog.cleveland.com
  Mimicking the Bombardier Beetle www.eurekalert.org
4/2 Nightshade Deadly for Dengue Mosquito www.eurekalert.org
  Environmental Reviews Bypassed for Border Fence www.nytimes.com
  Proboscis Monkeys in Pulau Gaya www.dailyexpress.com.my
  Prehensile-tailed Porcupine at Louisville Zoo www.bizjournals.com
  One of Oldest Captive Sharks Dies www.nytimes.com
  Year of Frog Celebration at Chester Zoo www.chestereveningleader.co.uk
4/3 Crested Capuchin Born at Santa Ana Zoo www.knbc.com
  Taronga Zoo’s Great Southern Oceans Show www.smh.com.au
  Panda Taxidermy in East China news.xinhuanet.com
  Crawling Fish is Discovered www.enn.com
  WCS Program Restores Cambodia Bird Populations www.enn.com
  DNA Analysis of California Wolverine www.eurekalert.org
  America’s Earliest Immigrants www.eurekalert.org
  Australia Zoo’s Tax Investigation www.nytimes.com
  Mysterious Skunk Deaths www.physorg.com
  Geriatric Animal Care at Philadelphia Zoo www.redorbit.com
  Bison Slaughter in Yellowstone Criticized www.nytimes.com
  Mojave Tortoises Removed for Army Training www.nytimes.com
  Wildlife Excursions at Binder Park Zoo www.battlecreekenquirer.com
  Feline DNA Study www.signonsandiego.com
  IUCN Report on African Elephant Population Management www.unobserver.com
4/4 Chester Zoo’s Curator of Lower Vetebrates & Invertebrates www.chesterstandard.co.uk
  “Horton Hears a Who" Premiers at Aukland Zoo www.tv3.co.nz
  Dublin Zoo Orangutan Escapes www.independent.ie
  New ZSL Aquarium Will Be Called “Biota” www.marketingweek.co.uk
  Pandas Will Be Mascot for Olympic Games www.wdef.com
  PG & E Has $3 Billion Solar Power Deal www.enn.com
  Can Animals Judge the Passing of Time? www.eurekalert.org
  IUCN Report: Involve Indigenous People in Climate Policy www.scidev.net
  Stellar Sea Lion Recovery Plan www.sciencemag.org
  U.S. Grants for State Species Conservation www.fws.gov
  Balboa Park Tree to be Removed www.signonsandiego.com
4/5 Koala Diet Affected by Climate Change www.enn.com
  Indianapolis Zoo Welcomes Koalas cms.ibj.com
  No Pallas’ Cat Reproduction at Erie Zoo ydr.inyork.com
  Oakland Zoo Giraffe Models New Coat www.insidebayarea.com
  Zoos Study Ape Heart Disease www.washingtonpost.com 
4/6 Oklahoma Zoo Will Build New Asia Exhibit newsok.com
  New Way to Inventory Plants www.nytimes.com
  Elephants from Tulsa, Oklahoma City Zoos to Mate www.kswo.com
  Public Meeting on Fate of Balboa Park www.signonsandiego.com
  Tulsa Zoo Holds Sea Lion Fundraiser www.tulsaworld.com
  Scripps Aquarium Sells Naming Rights to Species www.signonsandiego.com
4/7 First Lungless Frog is Found www.eurekalert.org
  Zoo Animals Create Artwork ap.google.com
  Wild Animal Park Elephant Show Closes www.latimes.com
  Winky Euthanized at California Elephant Sanctuary www.freep.com
  NC Zoo’s New Expanded Reserve news14.com
  Family Program at Chester Zoo www.wirralglobe.co.uk
  Party for the Planet at Your Zoo or Aquarium www.emediawire.com
  Memphis Zoo Produces Mississippi Gopher Frogs www.commercialappeal.com
  Frogtastic Fun at Aukland Zoo www.scoop.co.nz
  Rare Seahorses Breeding in Thames River news.bbc.co.uk
  Knut’s Carp Scandal www.spiegel.de
  Donkeys Threatened with Extinction in Yemen yementimes.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
4/8 Expansion of Werribee Open Range Zoo www.theage.com.au
  New Canadian National Park www.enn.com
  Asiatic Black Bears Taken to New Vietnam Refuge www.enn.com
  Critical Habitat for North Pacific Right Whale www.epa.gov  
  South China Tiger Births in SA www.sabcnews.com
  Cleveland Zoo's Chimps Will Move to Knoxville blog.cleveland.com
  USFWS Conservation Grants for Great Apes  
  CITES Meetings Planned www.iisd.ca
  Congo Villagers Will Use Satellites to Save Forests us.oneworld.net
  Colchester Zoo Creates Nature Trail www.eveningstar.co.uk
  Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s Rocky Mountain Exhibit www.gazette.com
4/8 Hermaphrodite Frogs found in Suburban Ponds www.nytimes.com
  Black Rhino Dies at Potter Park Zoo in Lansing www.mlive.com
  Corpse Flower Blooms at Como Zoo Conservatory www.myfoxtwincities.com
  S.F. Zoo's Use of Bond Funds is Criticized www.sfgate.com
  Melbourne Zoo Parking Fee Proposal www.news.com.au
  Web Prediction Markets – A New Business Tool www.nytimes.com
  Minnesota Zoo Projects on Hold www.startribune.com
  Otter, Thought to be Pregnant Dies of Cancer www.fortmilltimes.com
  Bird Migration Study www.ufz.de
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov  
4/10 WCS Studies Wildlife Release in Madagascar www.eurekalert.org   www.sciencemag.com
  Human – Human H5N1 Bird Flu Spread Found www.scidev.net
4/11 Australian Prime Minister Funds Pandas www.news.com.au
  Safe Harbor for Arizona Fish and Amphibians www.epa.gov
  Hawaiian Goose Research Permit www.epa.gov
4/14 New Google Earth Outreach Program www.geek.com
  Giant Sloth Fossil Found in Carlsbad www.signonsandiego.com
  African Wild Dogs Come to L.A. Zoo latimesblogs.latimes.com
  Grant funding for environmental projects www.scidev.net
  Jerusalem’s Biblical Zoo Will Expand www.jpost.com
  Elephant Ancestor Lived in Water news.nationalgeographic.com
  Deciding What to Conserve www.economist.com
  Second Rothschild Giraffe Born at Chester Zoo www.eveningleader.co.uk
  New Johannesburg Zoo CEO www.joburg.org.za
  Jacksonville Zoo’s African Elephant Breeding Program www.jacksonville.com
  Oakland Zoo Expansion Clarified www.insidebayarea.com
4/15 Seneca Zoo Achieves Fundraising Goal www.mpnnow.com
  Critical Habitat for Bay Checkerspot Butterfly www.epa.gov
  Frogs in Borneo Are Lungless www.nytimes.com
  New Miami Zoo Director Quits dispatch.com
  Exposure to Common Weed Killer Impairs Metamorphosis www.eurekalert.org
  Buffalo Zoo Sends 3 Elephants to Ohio www.buffalonews.com
4/16 International Reintroduction Conference at Lincoln Park Zoo travel.meetup.com
  New Immersion Zoo Opens in Valencia, Spain culturekiosque.com
  Removing People from Tiger Reserves www.nytimes.com
  New WCS Study Predicts Where Corals Can Thrive www.eurekalert.org
  World’s Oldest Living Tree Is In Sweden www.eurekalert.org
  Roads Threaten Amphibian Species news.uns.purdue.edu
  Zookeeper Recovering From Gila Monster Bite www.upi.com
  Edinburgh Zoo’s Spectacular Chimp Enclosure www.independent.co.uk
  560 Species Critically Endangered in India www.outlookindia.com
  Cleveland Zoo Researchers Re-discover Vietnamese Turtle www.cleveland.com
  San Diego Zoo Conservation Efforts in Hawaii www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Virginia Zoo Expansion hamptonroads.com
  Critical habitat for San Bernardino bluegrass and California taraxacum www.epa.gov
  Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat www.epa.gov
4/17 Satellite Images Reveal Shrinking Amazon Rainforest www.enn.com
  Many Captive Tigers Found to be Purebreds news.nationalgeographic.com
  Borneo Pygmy Elephants May Have Come From Java www.eurekalert.org
  New H5N1 Bird Flu Vaccine news.uns.purdue.edu
  Coyotes Kill Relocated SoCal Tortoises www.mercurynews.com
  Washington State Northern Sea Otter Report www.fws.gov
  Lincoln Park Zoo Launches Reintroduction Database www.physorg.com
  Ebola Virus Threatens Gorillas www.foxnews.com
  3 Orphaned Grizzly Bears at Minnesota Zoo www.startribune.com
4/18 Duck Stamp Design Winners Announced at San Diego Zoo www.ewire.com
  FISH-BOL: NOAA’s Library of DNA Barcodes www.nefsc.noaa.gov
  Polar Bears May Have to Wait 10 Weeks www.latimes.com
  BBC’s Elephant Camera Crew www.telegraph.co.uk
  Conservation at the Toledo Zoo www.wtol.com
  Komodo Dragon Bite Analyzed news.nationalgeographic.com
  Procession of the Species in Oakland www.times-news.com
  San Francisco Zoo Security Upgrades www.examiner.com
  Cincinnati Zoo Will Redesign Web Site www.bizjournals.com
4/19 Problems With Whooping Crane Conservation www.jsonline.com
  Columbus Zoo Elephant is Pregnant www.wtte28.com
4/20 Naval Facility Protects Bald Eagles www.washingtonpost.com
  Budongo Primate Experience www.dexigner.com
  Dominant Female Chimp Euthanized at Lincoln Park www.chicagotribune.com
4/21 Hattisberg Zoo’s Bird Fest 2008 www.hattiesburgamerican.com
  Six Flags Celebrates Animal Longevity www.mercurynews.com
  Audubon Society and Toyota Partnership www.birdlife.org
  Lizard Movement Study www.eurekalert.org
  Bee Colonies Continue to Decline www.enn.com
  Protection Sought for Canada Lynx in N.M. www.aspentimes.com
  10 Endangered Places to See www.usatoday.com
  Zoo Atlanta Panda Artificially Inseminated www.ajc.com
  Lincoln Park Zoo’s Bird Relocation Database www.plentymag.com
  Amphibian Sperm Cryopreservation www.fwf.ac.at
  May 16 Designated Endangered Species Day www.boston.com
  Buffalo Zoo Featured on AquaKids www.wivb.com
  Recovery Plan for Northern Spotted Owl www.fws.gov
4/22 Ugandan Red Colobus Exposed to Orthopoxvirus www.news.uiuc.edu
  Simplified Method of Giving Rabies Vaccine www.eurekalert.org
  Endangered Species Recovery Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  5-Year Review of Midwestern Species www.epa.gov
  Possible Endangered Status for Cook Inlet Beluga Whale www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Recovery Permit www.epa.gov
  Take of Anadromous Fish (Pacific Salmon) www.epa.gov
  Pittsburgh Zoo Generator Failure Kills Fish www.post-gazette.com
  World’s Largest Panda Breeding Center en.ce.cn
  Oregon Zoo’s Mother of the Year www.katu.com
  Tibetan Antelope Population Increases en.ce.cn
  N.C. Zoo Features Giraffes and Bees www.thepilot.com
  New Science Center Across from Calgary Zoo www.canada.com
  Disney’s Animal Kingdom –10th Birthday www.orlandosentinel.com
4/23 San Diego Zoo Giraffes Move to New Enclosure www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Turning Baghdad’s Zoo Into an Amusement Park www.timesonline.co.uk
  Scotland Rejects Wind Farm Proposal www.enn.com
  Somali Wild Ass Born at St. Louis Zoo www.myfoxstl.com
  12 Patas Monkeys Escape from Florida Preserve www.msnbc.msn.com 
  Saving the Critically Endangered Magenta Petrel www.birdlife.org
  Fate of Arctic Marine Mammals www.eurekalert.org
  Uganda’s Efforts to Save It’s Apes allafrica.com
  Does Disney Inspire Conservation? www.nytimes.com
4/24 Infa-red Thermography Used By Taronga Zoo Vets www.news.com.au
  Dublin Zoo Phone Lines Jammed by Hoax afp.google.com
  Madagascan Radiated Tortoise Hatched at Chester Zoo www.flintshirestandard.co.uk
  Europe Adds Preserves to Natura 2000 www.enn.com
  Dinosaur’s Closest Relatives Are Modern Birds www.nsf.gov
4/25 “Plaza Beastro” is New Restaurant Name www.bizjournals.com
  Indianapolis Zoo Goes Green www.theindychannel.com
  Selling Naming Rights to the L.A. Zoo? www.labusinessjournal.com
4/26 London Zoo Celebrates 180th Birthday www.telegraph.co.uk
  Canada Says Polar Bear Is Not Endangered www.startribune.com
  Edinburgh Zoo Keeper Leaps for Frogs news.scotsman.com
  Wildlife World Zoo Will Add Aquarium www.azcentral.com
  N.C. Zoo Receives Energy Award www.thepilot.com
  Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s ‘Rocky Mountain Wild’ www.gazette.com
4/27 Taronga Zoo Rat Gets Corneal Transplants www.smh.com.au
  Oregon Zoo Dinosaur Exhibit www.ktvz.com
4/28 Sanjay Gandhi Zoo’s Rhino Breeding Program www.dailyindia.com
  New Kiwi Enclosure At Wellington Zoo www.stuff.co.nz
  Toledo Zoo Honored For Renewables Commitment www.aer-online.com
  Protection for Western Sage Grouse www.fws.gov
  Phoenix Zoo Controls Stereotypic Behavior www.azfamily.com
  Sumatran Rhino Birthday www.kypost.com
  New Species Found in Ireland www.eurekalert.org
  Extinction of Gharials in Pakistan Feared www.thenews.com.pk
4/29 New Species Discovered in Brazil’s Cerrado www.enn.com
  5-Year Status Reviews for Pacific Island Species www.epa.gov
  Mono Basin Area Population of the Greater Sage-Grouse www.epa.gov
  Bison Study in Yellowstone National Park www.eurekalert.org
  Ancient Mexican Farmers Grew Sunflowers www.eurekalert.org
  Wolves Still Need Protection www.latimes.com
  U.S. Judge Orders May 15 Decision Polar Bears www.reuters.com
  India’s Kashmir Stag is Endangered www.deccanherald.com
  Cataract Surgery for Hogle Zoo Howler Monkey www.sltrib.com
  New Zealand Scientists Examine Giant Squid www.nytimes.com
  Wings Over Wetlands Project www.birdlife.org
4/30 Tokyo’s Panda Dies at 22 afp.google.com
  Photochemical Compass for Bird Migration www.nature.com
  White-naped Mangabey Born at London Zoo www.timesonline.co.uk
  Sea Lion Dies at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium www.efluxmedia.com
  New Entrance for Kansas City Zoo www.kansascity.com

May

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Headline

Source

5/1 Saving & Eating Endangered Species

www.nytimes.com
  Palm Beach Zoo’s Migratory Bird Day www.bocaratonnews.com
  Chester Zoo Aids Small Conservation Organizations www.flintshirestandard.co.uk
  Snow Monkey Born at Minnesota Zoo www.startribune.com
  New Denver Zoo Polar Bear Habitat www.rockymountainnews.com
  Manatee Rehab Center at Lowry Park Zoo www2.tbo.com
  Breeding Success at Johannesburg Zoo www.joburg.org.za
  Madagascar Animals Die at Johannesburg Airport www.thetimes.co.za
  Zoo Animal Tech Program in Pensacola news.google.com
  Cambodian Turtles Rescued news.yahoo.com
  Dwarf Cloud Rat Rediscovered www.eurekalert.org
  Male Seahorse Pregnancy Study www.eurekalert.org
  Mexican Plant Rediscovered www.physorg.com
  Cloned Horse Gives Birth www.physorg.com
  How Birds Learn to Sing www.eurekalert.org
  Listing the Sonoran Desert Bald Eagle DPS www.epa.gov
  Indian Vultures Near Extinction news.nationalgeographic.com
  Global Warming Linked to Carabou Calf Mortality www.science.psu.edu
  Results of Giant Squid Examination news.nationalgeographic.com
  Sharks Repelled by Metal news.nationalgeographic.com
5/2 Salmon Fishing Curtailed on West Coast www.enn.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Listing of Tasmanian Devils au.news.yahoo.com
  Using Animal Robots to Study Animal Behavior www.nytimes.com
  NY Botanical Garden's Tree Barcoding Project www.nytimes.com
  Finding a Cure for Bees Disease www.blackwellpublishing.com
5/5 Patna Zoo Has Too Many Gharials www.ndtv.com
  USDA Announces Director for Wildlife Research Center www.aphis.usda.gov
5/6 Tropical Wildlife Most Vulnerable to Climate Change www.enn.com
  Bee Hive Collapse Linked to Plants www.enn.com
  SD Zoo Partners with Al Ain Wildlife Park www.gulfnews.com
  FBI Ivestigates Houston Zoo Text Message Prank www.click2houston.com
  The Metabolic Magic of Sled Dogs www.nytimes.com
  Listing the White-tailed Prairie Dog www.epa.gov
  Critical Habitat for Louisiana Black Bear www.epa.gov
5/7 Arctic Ice Melt Could Produce Grolar Bear www.enn.com
  Toronto Zoo Won’t Cull 'Surplus' Reindeer www.upi.com
  Seed Dispersal in Mauritius www.enn.com
  Platypus Genome Decoded www.nsf.gov
  Platypus Genome Sequence Published www.nature.com
5/8 Platypus Genome Sequence Published www.enn.com
  Federal Polar Bear Research Flawed? www.informs.org
  Ausralia Zoo Case Settled Out of Court www.abc.net.au
  Puyallup Tribe Donates $685,000 to Tacoma Zoo seattlepi.com
  Endangered Species Permit Application www.epa.gov
5/9 Baboon Exhibit at Seneca Park Zoo www.mpnnow.com
  USDA Will Amend Animal Transport Regulations www.aphis.usda.gov
  Bear Awareness Days at San Diego Zoo www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Female Gorilla Celebrates 55th Birthday afp.google.com
  Prague Zoo Plans to Save Gharial afp.google.com
  Neil and Buzz Arrive at Detroit Zoo www.freep.com
  DDT Still Found In Antarctic Penguins www.enn.com
  Bats Dying in Northeast www.enn.com
  Koalas Under Threat from Climate Change www.enn.com
5/10 S.F. Denies Claim of Tiger-Attack Survivors www.sfgate.com
5/11 Oregon Zoo Dinosaur Exhibit www.spokesmanreview.com
  Henry Doorly Zoo’s Butterfly Pavilion www.omaha.com
  Female Concave-eared frogs Ultrasonic Calls www.eurekalert.org
  Toledo Zoo Keeper Injured by Tiger www.wtol.com
5/12 Detroit Zoo’s $10M Campaign crainsdetroit.com
  First Vet Corneal Implant in U.S. www.public.iastate.edu
  Dallas Zoo Euthanizes Elephant www.star-telegram.com
  Dogs Trained to Recognize Endangered Species Scat www.eurekalert.org
  Animal Artisans - A Gallery Showing www.journaltimes.com
5/13 34 Rays die at Canadian zoo www.nationalpost.com
  Koalas Come to Indianapolis Zoo www.chicagotribune.com
  Minnesota Corporations Support Minnesota Zoo www.startribune.com
  Chester Zoo Has 32,000 Members www.chestereveningleader.co.uk
  Temperature, Humidity and Sticky Gecko Feet www.eurekalert.org
  Sleep “Recording” of 3-Toed Sloth www.eurekalert.org
  New Columbus Zoo Chief Selected dispatch.com
  Baby Animals Favorite Sing-A-Longs www.indiantelevision.com
  Wildlife Excursions at Binder Park Zoo www.battlecreekenquirer.com
  Atlanta Zoo Researchers Report on China Earthquake www.ajc.com
  Chengdu Zoo Animals Respond to Earthquake www.china.org.cn
  Pandas in Chengdu are Safe www.enn.com
  Critical Habitat for Acanthomintha ilicifolia (San Diego thornmint) www.epa.gov
  Sloth Activity Study www.nature.com
5/14 Polar Bears Listed as ‘Threatened’ www.latime.com
  Canada Will Not List Polar Bear as Threatened www.reuters.com
  Schaller Receives Indianapolis Prize www.chicagotribune.com
  John Ball Zoo’s New Attractions www.mlive.com
  Pygmy hog conservation project in Assam www.newkerala.com 
  American Museum of Natural History Horse Exhibit equisearch.com
5/15 Critical Habitat for the N. Carolina Wintering Population of Piping Plover www.epa.gov
  Threatened Status for the Polar Bear Throughout Its Range www.epa.gov
  Listing of the Ashy Storm Petral www.epa.gov
  Orangutan Escapee Attacks Keeper at Blackpool Zoo news.bbc.co.uk
  Lions Escape at South African Zoo www.dispatch.co.za
  Mangrove Loss Intensified Myanmar Devastation www.scidev.net
5/16 Removal of Maguire Daisy from Endangered Species List www.epa.gov
  Wildlife Mortality From National Wildlife Health Center www.nwhc.usgs.gov
  An Epidemic of Extinctions www.independent.co.uk
  Rabinowitz Moves from WCS to Panthera www.sciencemag.org
  Asian Tiger Mosquito Goes Global www.sciencemag.org
  U.S. Concerns over Bluetongue www.sciencemag.org
5/17 Wolong Response to Eathquake www.nytimes.com
5/18 Orangutan Escape Attempt at L.A. Zoo www.latime.com
  Su-Lin Young, Panda Explorer, Dies www.sfgate.com
5/19 Photonic Beetle Biomimicry www.eurekalert.org
  Staffers Killed, Pandas Missing at Wolong www.latimes.com
  Human Zoo Opens in Bancock www.iol.co.za
  Major Adelaide Zoo Upgrade for Pandas www.abc.net.au
  Australia Starts Controversial Kangaroo Cull www.nytimes.com
  Calgary Zoo Elephant Handler Injured www.theglobeandmail.com
  Henry Doorly Zoo Expansion www.omaha.com
  New National Zoo Master Plan www.examiner.com
  Animals in the White House www.galesburg.com
  Surgery on Cameroon Chimpanzee www.eurekalert.org
  Integrating Ecosystem Restoration and Conservation www.eurekalert.org
  Genes from Extinct Tasmanian Tiger function in Mouse www.eurekalert.org
  Tasmanian Devil Listed as Endangered wdin.blogspot.com
  Wind Farms Are Spreading www.enn.com
  Montana’s Bison Preserve Turns 100 www.montereyherald.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
5/20 Status Review for Sonoran Desert Bald Eagle www.epa.gov
  Dinosaur Fossils Discovered on Arabian Peninsula www.eurekalert.org
  Adaptive Evolution Seen in Snake Proteins www.eurekalert.org
  Walrus Vocalization Study www.nytimes.com
  Measuring the Emotions of Animals www.eurekalert.org
  Critical Habitat for the Piping Plover www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Status of California’s Peregrine Falcon www.kcra.com
  2 South African Birds Endangered www.news.com.au
  Pygmy Owl’s Delisting is Challenged with Lawsuit www.tucsoncitizen.com
5/21 San Diego Zoo Partners with Al Ain Zoo www.e-wire.com
  New Micke Grove Zoo Master Plan www.recordnet.com
  Humpback Whale Population Increases www.nature.com
  Canadian Debate Over Zoos www.cbc.ca
  Relocation of Yangtze Giant Softshell Turtle www.eurekalert.org
  Missing Link Between Frogs & Salamanders Found www.eurekalert.org
  Critical Habitat for Northern Spotted Owl www.epa.gov
5/22 Maze-A-Palooza at Fort Worth Zoo www.journalgazette.net
  5 Amur Tiger Cubs Born at St. Louis Zoo www.msnbc.msn.com
  Official Manipulated California Endangered Species Rulings www.sacbee.com
  DNA Analysis Finds New Family of Gecko www.eurekalert.org
  Sharks Endangered www.physorg.com
  Lincoln Park Zoo’s Chimpanzee Research Program news.medill.northwestern.edu
  Chengdu Giant Panda Research Base Update npr.org
5/23 Video of Elusive Knysna Forest Elephant www.theherald.co.za
  St Louis Zoo Announces 25-Year Plan www.ksdk.com
  Condor Chick Recovering at Oregon Zoo seattletimes.nwsource.com
  Rhino Poaching Increases in India www.enn.com
  Top 10 Newly Described Species in 2007 www.eurekalert.org
  Wolong – Panda Update news.xinhuanet.com
  Polar Bear Listing Opens Door to Lawsuits www.sciencemag.org
  Release of Regent Honeyeater www.birdlife.org
  Climate Change Threatens World’s Plants www.sciencemag.org
  America’s Best Zoos 2008 www.buffalonews.com
5/24 Werribee Zoo’s Future is in Question www.theage.com.au
  Facts and figures about China Quake www.chinaview.cn
5/25 Business Buys Condor Experts Silence ap.google.com
  New Life for Washington Park Zoo thenewsdispatch.com
  San Jose Zoo Will Auction Off Memorabilia www.mercurynews.com
  Zookeeper Attacked by Lioness at Detroit Zoo www.detnews.com
5/26 Lincoln Park Zoo’s New Organic Concession Stand www.chicagotribune.com
  ‘Art for Conservation’: at Aukland Zoo www.scoop.co.nz
  Indiana Zookeeper Attacked by Leopard www.southbendtribune.com
  Lioness Bites and Claws Detroit Zookeeper www.dailytribune.com
  Gunman Steals $30,000 from Pittsburgh Zoo www.pittsburghlive.com
  Citizen Science” Projects Aid Conservation www.nytimes.com
  Chester Zoo’s New 16-year-old Conservation Partner www.flintshirestandard.co.uk
  Peacock Attacks Toddler at Oregon Zoo www.kgw.com
  Oregon Zoo Investigates Peacock Attack www.oregonlive.com
5/27 Edinburgh Zoo Sends Aid to Wolong news.bbc.co.uk
  Pakistan’s Marghazar Zoo Expands www.dailytimes.com.pk
  Binder Park Zoo’s Snow Leopard Encounter www.battlecreekenquirer.com
  Oregon Zoo Hosts Zoo Brew www.ktvz.com
  Toledo Zoo Wins Green Award www.thenews-messenger.com
  Spanish Imperial Eagle Web Cam www.birdlife.org
  Toledo Zoo’s “ZOOtoDO” toledoblade.com
  Huntia Study on Guantanamo Bay www.sent-trib.com
  Scientists Produce First Smell Map www.physorg.com
  Unique Chinese Subspecies of Ape May Be Extinct www.ens-newswire.com
  Condor Chick Has Help Hatching www.oregonlive.com
5/28 Wind Energy Study www.enn.com
  Columbus Zoo’s Zoombezi Bay www.thisweeknews.com
   “Nature’s 100 Best” Biomimicry Projects www.enn.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
5/29 New West Nile Vaccine Produced www.eurekalert.org
  Javan Rhino Caught on Film www.enn.com
  Study on Economics of Ecosystems & Biodiversity ec.europa.eu
  Biomimicry: Insects’ Compound Eye www.fraunhofer.de
  New Zealand Protects 2 Endangered Dolphins www.nytimes.com
  Wolong Panda Reserve Needs a New Home www.nytimes.com
  Elephant Kills 7 in Northern India www.nytimes.com
  Swiss Zoo Gorilla Paternity Mix-up afp.google.com
  Nature Conservancy’s Podcast Series support.nature.org
  Collecting Blood from Zoo Animals news.bbc.co.uk
  First Wildlife Reintroduction Conference www.sciencemag.org
  Robotic Biomimicry of Toad’s tongue-feeding www4.nau.edu
5/30 Recovery Plan for N.E. Atlantic Loggerhead Sea Turtle www.epa.gov
  Sedgewick County Zoo Master Plan www.bizjournals.com
  US Zoos Raise Money for Panda Researchers www.washingtonpost.com
  London Zoo’s Recycled Sculpture Show www.timesonline.co.uk
  Toronto Macaques Go Green www.newswire.ca
  Somali Wild Ass P.R. Problem www.stltoday.com
  Houston Zoo Web Site Wins Awards www.prweb.com
  Akron Zoo’s New ‘Jellies’ Exhibit www.akron.com
  Test Developed for Chronic Wasting Disease in Elk www.aphis.usda.gov
  Wildlife Areas in Balkans will Expand www.nytimes.com
5/31 S.D. Zoo-Born Pandas Survive China Quake www.signonsandiego.com
  Oregon Zoo Puts Peacocks Up for Adoption seattletimes.nwsource.com

June

Date

Headline

Source

6/1 Great Leatherback Turtle Race II www.greatturtlerace.org
  Meeting on Reducing Stress in Zoo Animals www.redorbit.com
  Newsweek Cover: Politics of Endangered Species PRNewswire.com
  Bachacs (Leaf-cutter Ants) Go to North American Zoos www.newsday.co.tt
  Reducing Stress in Zoo Animals www.redorbit.com
6/2 Gorilla Baby at Calgary Zoo www.canada.com
  NSW Tasmanian Devil Breeding Program tamworth.yourguide.com.au
  Bob Dylan Inspired Exhibit at Chester Zoo www.flintshirestandard.co.uk
  Listing the Cactus Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl www.epa.gov
  Elephant Pregnancy for Melbourne Zoo www.abc.net.au
6/3 Colombia Bug Entrepreneur www.chicagotribune.com
  Dallas Zoo Gorilla Patrick Will Leads a Troop www.dallasnews.com
  Scott is New Oklahoma City Zoo Director www.journalrecord.com
  Zoo Day raises over $94,000 for Indiana Zoo www.wane.com
  Bokito Glasses for all Zoo visitors commercial-archive.com
  Zoo Nebraska May Not Reopen www.omaha.com
  Minnesota’s Grizzly Coast Opens June 7 www.minnpost.com
  One of Taiping Four Gorillas Dies in Cameroon www.iol.co.za
  New Zealand Bird Outwits Alien Predators www.eurekalert.org
  Renewable Energy From  the Desert www.signonsandiego.com
  Forest Disappears in Papua New Guinea www.nytimes.com
  Tiger Population Falls in Viet Nam english.vietnamnet.vn
  Zoo Atlanta Lioness has 3 Cubs www.ajc.com
  St. Louis Zoo Unveils 25-Year Plan kirkwoodwebsterjournal.stltoday.com
  White Rhino Born at Dublin Zoo www.rte.ie
  Brookfield Zoo Will Get $41 million From Bonds www.rblandmark.com
  Seven Condors With Lead Poisoning www.nytimes.com
  USDA to Adjust User Fees for Vet Import-Export Services www.aphis.usda.gov
6/4 Condor Lead Poisoning www.signonsandiego.com
  Applications for Endangered Species Recovery Permits www.epa.gov
  Puffin Population Declines Off Scotland www.nytimes.com
  Adult Sleepover - Wild Fiesta at the San Diego Zoo www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Probiotic Bacteria Protects Frogs from Chytrid Fungus www.eurekalert.org
  Mexican Wolf Assessment www.ruidosonews.com
6/5 Toronto's Zoo Promotes Frog Habitat www.thestar.com
  Toronto Zoo’s Frog Breeding Program www.thestar.com
  Pittsburgh Zoo Expects Two Elephant Births www.philly.com
  Utica Zoo’s “Wine in the Wilderness” Event www.uticaod.com
  Memphis Zoo gets 2 new gorillas from San Diego www.mercurynews.com
  Feces Analysis Identifies Otter Genetics www.ufz.de
  World Environment Day www.nytimes.com
  Ecological modelling: Animal Movement www.nature.com
  Global Database to Support Adaptation Science www.nature.com
6/6 World’s First Rhino Artificial Fertilization www.afp.google.com
  Regent Honeyeater Makes a Comeback www.nytimes.com
  World Needs to Invest $45 Trillion in Energy www.nytimes.com
  Indian Scientists Report 96 New Species in 2007 timesofindia.indiatimes.com
6/7 S.F. Zoo Director Quits www.sfgate.com
  Oregon Zoo Hatches One Condor and Loses One latimesblogs.latimes.com
  3 Condors Released After Treatment for Lead ap.google.com
6/8 Chinese Sanctuaries Selling Tiger Bone www.telegraph.co.uk
  Lake Erie Snake No Longer Endangered www.nytimes.com
  Editorial: Ban Lead in Bullets www.venturacountystar.com
6/9 Aukland Zoo’s Amazing Energy Savings www.nzherald.co.nz
  Caribbean Monk Seal is Extinct www.epa.gov
  Japanese Zoo Keeper Killed by Tiger www.cnn.com
  Madagascar Herps Threatened by Global Warming www.physorg.com
  Diet of Pregnant Sheep Can Influence Gender www.physorg.com
  Yale – Beardsley Zoo Bioblitz www.connpost.com
  Golden Lion Tamarin Born at Micke Grove Zoo www.lodinews.com
  Mouse Lemur Vocalization Study www.earthtimes.org
  Rattlesnakes in San Diego Have More Potent Venom health.ucsd.edu
  New 'Retirement' Home for Chimps seattlepi.nwsource.com
  Golden Lion Tamarins Aid Forest Recovery news.mongabay.com
  Woolly Mammoth Gene Study www.science.psu.edu
  New Global Tiger Initiative news.nationalgeographic.com
  Fishers Invade Eastern Suburbs www.nytimes.com
6/10 Oldest African Elephant in US Zoo Dies ap.google.com
  Atlanta Baby-Proofs Elephant Habitat www.ajc.com
  WCS Studies Guanacos in Chile www.eurekalert.org
  Funeral for Panda Killed by Earthquake news.yahoo.com
  Copenhagen’s New Elephant Exhibit arts.guardian.co.uk
  Zoo Exhibits – Hits and Misses arts.guardian.co.uk
6/11 Legislation To Make S.F. Zoo a Rescue Center www.sfgate.com
  Gibbon Conservation Center Threatened by Urbanization Projects www.latimes.com
  10 More West Nile Bird Deaths in S.D. County www.signonsandiego.com 
  The New Environmentalism www.enn.com
  Legoland Aquarium Opening Delayed www.nctimes.com
  Mediterranean Shark Numbers Drop www.enn.com
  Lincoln Park Chimp is 50-years-old www.chicagotribune.com
  National Geographic Program: Virunga Gorilla Murders digitalproducer.digitalmedianet.com
  Africa's Deforestation Rate Soars www.enn.com
6/12 Female Frog Courtship Calls : Ultrasonic Communication www.nature.com
  John Ball Zoo’s New Lion Exhibit blog.mlive.com
  38 Rhea Eggs at Washington Park Zoo thenewsdispatch.com
  Whirl raises $1.42 million for Brookfield Zoo www.pioneerlocal.com
  Saving Kelp www.latimes.com 
  New SeaWorld Promenade for Runners & Cyclists www.signonsandiego.com
  Evolutionary Bird Study May Predict Extinction www.physorg.com
  Atlanta Aquarium Weedy Sea Dragon Pregnancy ap.google.com
  Forests and Climate Change www.nsf.gov
  Tiger’s Roar Will be Topic at Acoustical Society Meeting www.eurekalert.org
  Major Bee Study www.eurekalert.org
  Lions Headed for Extinction in Kenya news.nationalgeographic.com
6/13 Lizard Bipedalism Study www.eurekalert.org
  Analyzing Species Risk www.adelaide.edu.au
  New Rollercoaster Ride at SeaWorld www.sdbj.com
6/16 Possible Sale of Busch Theme Parks www.bizjournals.com
  Interview with National Zoo Nutritionist www.washingtonpost.com
  Przewalski Horse Vasectomy Reversed www.wjla.com
  Zoo’s Thick-Billed Parrot Gets Cancer Treatment www.cbsnews.com
  Toledo Zoo’s $94M Renovation toledoblade.com
  Melbourne Zoo Keepers Protest Pay www.theage.com.au
  Mass Extinctions Influenced by Ocean www.nature.com
  AZ-NM Wolf Re-introduction Poll www.signonsandiego.com
6/17 Endangered Species Research Permits www.epa.gov
  Officials Assess Quake Damage www.iht.com
  Polar Bear Discovered in Iceland www.physorg.com
  Northern White Rhino Near Extinction www.physorg.com
  WildEarth Seeks Emergency Protection for 32 Species www.physorg.com
  Clawed Frog Rediscovered in Cameroon www.nytimes.com
  Endangered Wildlife and Plants; Permits www.epa.gov
6/18 Why Galapagos Seabird Chicks Kill Their Siblings www.eurekalert.org
  Nitrogen Fixing Paradox and Climate Change www.nature.org
  Great Apes Think Ahead www.eurekalert.org
  Hairy-Nosed Otter in Cambodian Zoo www.sciencedaily.com
  Birds Habitat Selection Influenced by Song www.eurekalert.org
  Sumatran Tiger Triplets at Aukland Zoo tvnz.co.nz
  Genome of Moth Agricultural Pest www.csiro.au
  3 New Interactive Exhibits at Queens Zoo www.queenscourier.com
  Insecticide 'killing Kenya lions' news.bbc.co.uk
  Chimp’s Sex Calls May Reflect Calculation www.nytimes.com
6/19 Kansas City Zoo $1M Fund Raiser www.kansascity.com
  Winnepeg Zoo has 16 Markhor Goat Newborns winnipegsun.com
  Madagascar! Opens at Bronx Zoo www.nydailynews.com
  New World-Class Ahmedabad Zoo Planned timesofindia.indiatimes.com
  Association of Zoo & Aquarium Docents Meets www.zwire.com
  Red River Hog Piglets at San Diego Zoo www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Zoo Thousand & Eight Music Festival www.independent.co.uk
  New Zealand Zoos Work to Save Frogs www.scoop.co.nz
  Ocean Temperatures & Sea Levels 50% Higher than Predicted www.nature.com
  WCS, Panthera and ZSL Save Iran’s Cheetahs www.enn.com
  Crocodile Zoo Opens in Czech Republic www.praguemonitor.com
  New Findings on Amphibian Immune System www.ufz.de
6/20 2 Amur tigers from Syracuse Move to Alaska ap.google.com
  Kansas City Zoo Cheetah Enrichment www.redorbit.com
  Taronga Zoo Rescues Fiji Iguana Colony www.news.com.au
  New Report on Ecosystem & Climate Change www.climatescience.gov
  Birds Migrating Earlier www.blackwellpublishing.com
  Review of Bronx Zoo’s Madagascar! www.nytimes.com
6/23 Lemur Scent Study www.eurekalert.org
6/24 Another Lemur Scent Study www.nature.com
  Climate Change and California Native Plants www.plos.org
  California Sea Otter Growth Slowing www.usgs.gov
  Hogle Zoo Needs $85M for Improvements www.sltrib.com
  Calgary Zoo Will Charge for Parking www.canada.com
  Technologies Inspired by Nature www.signonsandiego.com
  Bald Eagles at Assinborne Zoo winnipegsun.com
  Boy Falls into Basel Zoo Wolf Exhibit www.iht.com
  New Conservation Legislation : H.R. 445 www.centredaily.com
  Paignton Zoo’s Gardener Grows Giant Waterlilies www.redorbit.com
  Zoo Animals are Focus of United Way Project www.courierpress.com
  Last Dallas Zoo Elephant Will Move www.chron.com
  Beijing Zoo Enriches Panda’s Environment www.chinaview.cn
  Biomimicry: Japanese Beetle Sex Pheromones www.nsf.gov
  Zoos Struggle to Pay Rising Food Bills www.kansascity.com
6/25 Animal Sounds Analyzed at Acoustics '08 Paris www.eurekalert.org
  Hyena Vocalization Study www.eurekalert.org
  Better Recordings of Animals in the Wild www.eurekalert.org
  Acoustic Techniques for Monitoring Bird Migration www.eurekalert.org
  Australian Researchers Environmental Report www.frontiersinecology.org
6/26 Twin Red Panda Cubs at Fargo Zoo www.in-forum.com
  Lowery Park Zoo Opens “Gator Falls” www2.tbo.com
  Hyena Cubs at Denver Zoo origin.denverpost.com
  Nyíregyháza Zoo Will Build Green Pyramid www.caboodle.hu
  Zoo Vet: Endangered Animals Simulation Game www.gamershell.com
  S.F. Garter Snake Gets Habitat Makeover www.contracostatimes.com
  Largest Study of Bird Genetics www.sciencemag.org
  Annual Naming of Baby Gorillas www.huffingtonpost.com
  California’s Ambitious Climate Plan www.enn.com
  9 Vietnam Species Now Extinct english.vietnamnet.vn
  Mustang – America’s Wild Horse www.economist.com
  Ultimate Ocean Census is Underway www.washingtontimes.com
  NY Zoos Want More Public Contact with Animals  www.syracuse.com
  SF Zoo Response To Tiger Feeding Report cbs5.com
6/27 Toledo Zoo's Tuataras Get New Exhibit toledoblade.com
  New Report on U.S. Ecosystems www.enn.com
  Foreign Tourists Threaten Snow Leopards www.enn.com
  Virginia Aquarium Will Release Sea Turtles www.wric.com
  Australian Crocs Poisoned by Cane Toads environment.newscientist.com
  Review: Dining Well at Disney World www.nytimes.com
  Endangered Species Permit Requests www.epa.gov
6/28 Melbourne Tiger Keeper Quits Over Tiger Death www.theage.com.au
  Denver Zoo Plans $50M Elephant Facility www.rockymountainnews.com
6/29 Solving Honey Bee Hive Collapse www.eurekalert.org
  RITZ at the San Diego Zoo www.signonsandiego.com
6/30 Lead Bullet Ban Protects Condor www.signonsandiego.com
  N.M. Zoo Works to Breed Bolson Tortoise www.lcsun-news.com
  SF Zoo Update www.sfgate.com
  Lioness Kills Eagle at Greater Vancouver Zoo www.canada.com
  Dennis Pate Elected to AZA Board www.northfloridanewsdaily.com
  Rebuilding Wolong & Chenghdu Panda Facilities todaysfacilitymanager.com
  Melbourne Zoo’s Workshop for Spider Haters www.news.com.au
  Smart Camera Follows African Penguins www.enn.com
  Labord’s Chameleon Has Amazing Life Cycle www.eurekalert.org
  San Diego Zoo’s Aussie Adventure www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov

July

Date

Headline

Source

7/1 Pangolin Workshop at Singapore Zoo www.monstersandcritics.com
  Counting Ability in Rhesus Monkey www.newscientist.com
  Werribee Open Range Zoo Plans Questioned www.theage.com.au
  Squirrels test positive for plague www.signonsandiego.com
  Humans Impact Antarctic Penguin Populations www.eurekalert.org
  New Avian Flu H5N1 Vaccine www.eurekalert.org
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
7/2 Successful Tasmanian Devil Mating at Taronga Zoo www.news.com.au
  Vietnam Species Impacted by Traditional Medicine www.newkerala.com
  Aye Aye Born at San Francisco Zoo www.sfgate.com
  Fire Threatens Condor Chicks www.mercurynews.com
  Denver Zoo Saves Plovers and Toads www.dailytribune.com
  Orangutan Populations Declining Rapidly www.sciencedaily.com
  Species Extinctions Seriously Underestimated www.eurekalert.org
  Tuatara Extinction by 2085 Predicted www.enn.com
7/3 Florida Zoo Benefit is a Hoax www.thedestinlog.com
  AZA Chief On Why SF Zoo Should Remain a Zoo www.sfgate.com
  Japanese Zoo Monkeys Placed on Diet www.keyetv.com
  Tiger Poaching in Nepal Wildlife Reserve www.enn.com
  WWF Attempts First Tiger Relocation www.centredaily.com
  57th CITES Meeting is Scheduled www.iisd.ca
  G8 Climate Scorecard Finds US Is Last www.nytimes.com 
  Condor Chicks Evacuated as Wildfire Advances malibusurfsidenews.com
  Necropsy Report on Multiple Wolf Deaths www.fws.gov
7/4 Snow Monkeys Die at Highland Wildlife Park news.bbc.co.uk
  Avian Malaria found in Galápagos Penguins whc.unesco.org
7/5 Analyzing Flight – No Biomimicry www.eurekalert.org
7/6 Miller Park Zoo Teaches Healthy Eating Habits www.pantagraph.com
  3-Part Story of Raising Orangutan Mahal www.jsonline.com
  Horned Guan at St. Louis Zoo www.stltoday.com
7/7 Translocation Success for Black Rhinoceros www.wildlifejournals.org
  Edinburgh Zoo Officials Will Go To China thescotsman.scotsman.com
  Proposal to Reclaim San Diego Zoo Funding www.signonsandiego.com
  Como Zoo Vet Retires and Becomes Volunteer www.startribune.com
  Marine Stewardship Promoted at Bristol Zoo Gardens www.zandavisitor.com
  The Rhino With Glue-on Shoes toledoblade.com
  Bird Migration Study www.news.uiuc.edu
  Smithsonian Coral Survey of Panama's Pearl Islands www.eurekalert.org
  AIDS-like virus threatens Queensland Koalas bridgetown.yourguide.com.au
  Biomimicry: Whales & Dolphins Influence Turbine Design www.enn.com
  National Park for Cameroon www.africanews.com
7/8 The Last Palestinian Zoo www.chron.com
  History of Lehigh Valley Zoo wfmz.com
  USFWS Protects Species in Mexico www.fws.gov
  Desalination Plants in Southern California explorations.ucsd.edu
  Recovery of Concho Water Snake www.epa.gov
  Tracing an Ant Invasion www.nytimes.com
  Duckweed Genome Will Be Sequenced www.eurekalert.org
7/9 California Condors Threatened by Fires www.enn.com
  Scripps Researchers Determine Structure of Ebola Virus www.nature.com
  WWF Vehicle Ambushed in Congo www.nytimes.com
  Lawsuit Over Knut’s Earnings ap.google.com
  Black Rhino Moves to Little Rock Zoo from Lincoln Park www.wreg.com
  Micke Grove Zoo Receives $150,000 Gift www.lodinews.com
  Baby Elephant Expected at Memphis Zoo www.commercialappeal.com
  Endangered Cuyamaca Wildflowers Discovered www.nature.org
7/10 Bronx Zoo Visitors Stuck in Skyfari www.nytimes.com
  Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse Ruling by USFWS www.epa.gov
  Former San Diego Panda Shi Shi Dies in China www.signonsandiego.com 
  Fewer California Wildflowers www.signonsandiego.com
  The Minnesota Trail and Russia's Grizzly Coast Draws Crowds www.startribune.com
  Two Przewalski's Horses Born at National Zoo www.washingtonpost.com
  Northwest Florida ZOO’s Future Looks Grim www.thedestinlog.com
  Veterinary Science at Twycross Zoo www.worcesternews.co.uk
  South African Lesser Flamingos Threatened www.birdlife.org
7/11 Elephant Calf Born at Pittsburgh zoo www.ldnews.com
  Snow Leopard Cubs at Oklahoma City Zoo www.kten.com
  Wind Farm Could Impact Whooping Cranes www.bismarcktribune.com
  33% of Coral Species Threatened with Extinction www.latimes.com
  China Loses Track of Ivory news.yahoo.com
  Diet of Large Predators Anayzed www.physorg.com
  Marine Turtle Permits Issued www.epa.gov
  West Nile Virus Found at WAP www.signonsandiego.com
7/14 African Immersion at Wild Animal Park www.signonsandiego.com
  Ellicott Slough National Wildlife Refuge CCP www.epa.gov
  National Zoo’s Video and Photo Enthusiasts www.washingtonpost.com
  Bernardino Kangaroo Rat Incidental Take Permit www.epa.gov
  New Primate Species in Madagascar idw-online.de
  Hippo Bites Denver Zookeeper www.vaildaily.com
7/15 Black-footed Ferret Colony Decimated by Plague www.nytimes.com
  San Diego Zoo Holds Biomimicry Event www.ewire.com
  Humans & Marsupials Share Same Genetic Imprinting www.eurekalert.org
  Legal Rights for Great Apes www.usatoday.com
  Detroit Zoo Publicizes Tax Effort www.freep.com
  New Zoo Days TV Program Features Chester Zoo www.eveningleader.co.uk
  Pretoria Zoo Plans Changes www.news24.com
  CITES Allows China to Import Ivory www.msnbc.msn.com
  Beach-stone Curlew Lays Egg at Territory Wildlife Park www.odt.co.nz
7/16 Expected Surge for New Zealand Kakapo Population www.odt.co.nz
  Gene Research May Help Frogs www.nzherald.co.nz
  Stingrays Die at Brookfield Zoo www.chicagotribune.com
  Dubai Zoo Protects Animals from Heat www.khaleejtimes.com
  S.F. Considers Turning Zoo Into Animal Sanctuary www.nbc11.com
  Apes Leave Hollywood for Iowa’s Great Ape Trust uk.reuters.com
  California Condor Preservation www.lacitybeat.com
  Special Report on Spotted Hyena demo1.news.msu.edu
  Wild Animal Park a Gem for San Diegans www.signonsandiego.com
  SD County West Nile Update www.signonsandiego.com
  Hoolock Gibbon Born at Arunachal Biological Park www.outlookindia.com
7/17 Bristol Zoo Gardens Plans U.K.’s First Wildlife Park www.thisisbristol.co.uk
  National Zoo Hatches 40th Kori Bustard www.wjla.com
  CITES Ruling on Import and Export of Sturgeon Caviar www.epa.gov
  Survey of Borneo’s Orchids www.sciencedaily.com
  How Online Journal Availability Affects Research www.nsf.gov
  Vaccine for Koala Chlamydia www.eurekalert.org
  Buffalo Zoo’s Elephants Have New Home www.buffalonews.com
  Evolution of Vocal Communication www.science.org
  Helping Species Cope with Climate Change www.science.org
  Calif Condors' Instincts Takes Over in Fire ap.google.com
7/18 Meeting Update on S.F. Zoo’s Future www.sfgate.com
  Brookfield Zoo Practices Integrated Animal Welfare www.avma.org
  Oregon Zoo’s Elephant Workout www.oregonlive.com
  Cheetah Outreach Founder Comes to Wellington Zoo www.scoop.co.nz
  California Supreme Court Rules on Endangered Species www.latimes.com
  Lionfish Decimating Tropical Fish and Coral Reefs www.eurekalert.org
  Biodiversity Collections Index Introduced www.biodiversitycollectionindex.org
  Nominations Sought for San Diego Zoo’s Highest Honor www.enn.com
  Female Dominance in Primates www.chinaview.cn
  Pygmy Elephants Collared in Borneo thestar.com.my
7/19 Judge Returns Gray Wolves to Endangered List www.nytimes.com
  Baby Penguins Washing Up Dead in Brazil www.nytimes.com
  Wolverine Needs Protection of ESA www.nytimes.com
7/21 Zoo Keeper Week www.prweb.com
  San Diego Zoological Society Ads Win Awards www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Male Chimpanzee Born at Knoxville Zoo www.knoxnews.com
  Native Carnivores Flee Heavily Visited Parks www.berkeley.edu
  California is First State With Green Building Code www.enn.com
  San Antonio Zoo Expansion Plans triangle.bizjournals.com
  Frogs Can Tune their Ears to Different Frequencies www.eurekalert.org
7/22 Lincoln Park Flamingos Lay Eggs www.suntimes.com
  Oregon Zoo Plans Western Pond Turtle Release www.oregonlive.com
  St Vincent Amazon Parrot Born at Houston Zoo www.chron.com
  John Dunlap Joins San Diego Zoo as New Director    www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Nature Conservancy’s Voluntary Carbon Offset Program www.enn.com
  New Population of Bamboo-Eating Lemur news.nationalgeographic.com
  Mirrors as Research Tools www.nytimes.com
7/23 Japan Feeds Animals Recycled Leftovers www.enn.com
  Baja California Parasite Study www.physorg.com
  African Blue Monkey Vocalization Study sciencenow.sciencemag.org
  Commercially Produced Bees Infect Wild Bees www.physorg.com
  Bovine TB Threatens Lynx and Cattle Health www.physorg.com
  Cincinnati Zoo Plans Wildcat Breeding Center www.upi.com
  The Toll of Wind Farms on Wildlife www.bioone.org
  DNA Barcoding in Developing Countries www.scidev.net
7/24 Jeff Swanagan is New Columbus Zoo Director www.snponline.com
  Twin Emporer Tamarins Born at Prague Zoo www.praguemonitor.com
  Minnesota Zoo Welcomes Fisher Kits www.startribune.com
  Contractor Selected for Cleveland’s Elephant Crossing www.wtam.com
  California Joins Carbon-trade Partnership www.sfgate.com
  Zoo Keeper or Zookeeper scienceblogs.com
  Zoological Gardens and Curiosity Cabinets scienceblogs.com
  National Wetlands Conference Issues Warning www.enn.com
  Endangered Species Permit Application www.epa.gov
  USFWS Will Award Endangered Species Grants www.fws.gov
7/25 Pittsburgh Zoo Welcomes 2nd Baby Elephant This Month www.post-gazette.com
  Phoenix Zoo Boosts Black-footed Ferret Population www.azcentral.com
  Mill Mountain Zoo Considers Expansion www.roanoke.com
  Bob the Builder Rescues Zoo Animals www.usatoday.com
  KC Zoo Prepares for “Zoo-tennial” www.kansascity.com
  Sharks Critical for Ocean Health www.enn.com
  Mustard for Natural Pest Control www.csiro.au
  Protection for Sonoran Pygmy Owls www.enn.com
  Removing Feral Cats from San Nicolas Island www.enn.com
  Puffin Numbers Fall news.bbc.co.uk
7/26 Uncertain Future for Thailand’s Elephants www.physorg.com
7/27 4 Scimitar Horned Oryxes Born at Chester Zoo news.bbc.co.uk
  Wildfire Causes Condor Evacuation at LA Zoo latimesblogs.latimes.com
  Chattbir Zoo Will Breed Shaheen Falcons www.dnaindia.com
  Bird Olfaction www.nature.com
  4 Baby Pandas Born at Wolong www.upi.com
  Worship Services at Southwick Zoo www.telegram.com
7/28 LA Zoo Reopens After Fire www.mercurynews.com
  Mexican Zoo Owner Ready to Receive Dallas Elephant www.dallasnews.com
  Orange County Zoo Profile latimesblogs.latimes.com
  Panda Photos from the Beijing Zoo en.beijing2008.cn
  Toledo Zoo’s New Program: Conservation Today www.wtol.com
  North Carolina Conservators' Center Will Send Tigers to Baghdad Zoo www.thetimesnews.com
  Computers I.D. Birdsongs www.sciencedaily.com
  Extinct Lemur Skull Reconstructed www.livescience.com
  Saving the Great Migrations www.eurekalert.org
  Cincinnati Zoo Enhances Web Site news.cincinnati.com
  Wildlife Mortality Events : National Wildlife Health Center www.nwhc.usgs.gov
  Austrian Lion Cubs May be Atlas Crossbreed afp.google.com
  India’s Conservationists Protect Jerdon’s courser www.economist.com
  First Underwater Survey of California Reefs by Voluteer Scientists www.enn.com
7/29 Possible Listing of Tucson Shovel-Nosed Snake www.epa.gov
  Annual Notice of Findings on Foreign Species www.epa.gov
  YouTube Features Zoo Atlanta Keeper Attacked by Kangaroo www.ajc.com
  CITES Group Will Monitor Captive Tiger Farming www.newkerala.com
  European Wild Cat Needs Network Of Corridors www.sciencedaily.com
  First Census of Africa's 'kipunji' Monkey by WCS www.eurekalert.org
  Parrot Disease Virus Indentified www.eurekalert.org
  Analyzing Song of the Blue Whale www.nytimes.com
7/30 Birds Fly North in Climate Change www.enn.com
  Hogle Zoo Holds First Teddy Bear Picnic www.sltrib.com
  Mouse Sperm Cryopreservation Breakthrough www.physorg.com
  Evolution of Skull and Mandible Shape in Cats www.physorg.com
  Endangered Species Permit Renewals www.epa.gov
  USDA Extends Comment Period on Animal Transport Regulations www.aphis.usda.gov
7/31 Evolution of Snake Fangs www.nature.com
  New Manta Ray Species Discovered news.nationalgeographic.com
  Revised Critical Habitat for Marbled Murrelet www.epa.gov
  New Government Regulation on Endangered Wildlife www.epa.gov
  Orangutan Drowns at Hamburg Zoo ap.google.com
  Simian Foamy Virus Found in Asian Primate Workers www.eurekalert.org
  Zookeeper Bitten by Snake at Brevard Zoo www.wftv.com
  Dolphin Calf Born at Baltimore Aquarium www.physorg.com
  Creating a Global Geological Map for the Internet www.eurekalert.org
  Squid Hearing Study www.enn.com

August

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Headline

Source

8/1 Ivory Poaching at Critical Levels www.enn.com
  New Board Chairman for Philadelphia Zoo www.bizjournals.com
  Przewalski’s Horse Born at Minnesota Zoo www.startribune.com
  Necropsy Report on S.F. Giraffe is Inconclusive www.sfgate.com
  Oregon Zoo Modifies Animal Show www.katu.com
  Sacramento Zoo Breeds Black & White Lemurs www.sacbee.com
8/2 Audubon’s Incredible New Insectarium www.nytimes.com
8/3 Rare Shark Stolen from London Aquarium www.deeperblue.net
  Giant Panda Birthday at San Diego Zoo www.signonsandiego.com
8/4 IUCN Report on Primates www.eurekalert.org
  USDA Safety Review of Wildlife Damage Mgmt Program www.aphis.usda.gov
  Lowry Park Zoo Tests Solar Energy Rsource www.bizjournals.com
  Python Stolen from Saskatoon zoo canadianpress.google.com
  Geothermal Cooling for Seattle Zoo Penguin Exhibit www.tri-cityherald.com
  Nashville Zoo Raises Rhinoceros Hornbill www.knoxnews.com
  Great White Shark’s Bite Analyzed www.eurekalert.org
  Saving Bees www.eurekalert.org
8/5 New Western Gorilla Population Found in Africa www.nytimes.com
  Global Warming Impacts New England Aquariums www.nytimes.com
  Critical Habitat for Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep and Taxonomic Revision www.epa.gov
8/6 Voters Approve  Detroit Zoo Tax www.freep.com
8/7 Memphis Zoo Tops in the Nation According to Trip Advisor www.bizjournals.com
  Dallas' 2008-2009 city budget proposal Hits Zoo & Aquarium cityhallblog.dallasnews.com
  Bushmeat Crisis is Decimating E. African Wildlife www.fws.gov
  Zoo Atlanta $100 - $200 Million Renovation www.bizjournals.com
  Point Defiance Zoo gets $500,000 gift seattletimes.nwsource.com
  New Jaguar at Phoenix Zoo www.azcentral.com
8/8 Przewalski Horses Born at Wild Animal Park www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Seattle Zoo Elephant Miscarries seattlepi.nwsource.com
  US-bred Bengal Tigers Given to Baghdad Zoo afp.google.com
  Secondary Effects of Guam Tree Snakes www.eurekalert.org
  Invasive Snail Alters Great Lakes Ecology www.eurekalert.org
  SF Zoo Will Decide on Future Next Month www.sfgate.com
  Bull Elephant Returns to Cincinnati Zoo news.cincinnati.com
8/9 Smallest Snake "Discovery" is Controversial www.physorg.com
8/10 Zoo and Aquarium Advertizing, Branding & Sponsorships www.zandavisitor.com
  Zoo and Aquarium Advertizing, Branding & Sponsorships www.zandavisitor.com
  Cairo Zoo Seeks to Improve www.reuters.com
  Elephant Malti Celebrates First Birthday at Calgary Zoo www.canada.com
8/11 3D Ad Campaign for Wellington Zoo www.stuff.co.nz
  Elephant Memories are Key to Survival www.eurekalert.org
8/12 Critical Habitat for 12 Species of Picture-wing Flies from Hawaii www.epa.gov
  Advocating a Bioplan for Trees www.nytimes.com
  Cuban Zoo Will Send Animals to Venezuela www.msnbc.msn.com
  Chinese Box Turtle Born at Bristol Zoo www.express.co.uk
  SeaWorld Conservation Grants blogs.orlandosentinel.com
8/13 Extinction Most Likely for Rare Amazon Trees www.eurekalert.org
  Can Tourism and Wildlife Mix? www.eurekalert.org
  Climate Change Threatened 1 in 5 Plant Species www.ufz.de
  Listing of Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander www.epa.gov
  Revised Critical Habitat for Northern Spotted Owl www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Act iAttacked www.nytimes.com
8/14 No Baby Panda for National Zoo This Year www.washingtonpost.com
  Taiwan Zoo Will Get Pandas from China www.earthtimes.org
  Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo’s Best Australian Exhibit www.journalgazette.net
  New Outback Exhibit at London Zoo www.telegraph.co.uk
  Critical Habitat for San Bernardino bluegrass and California taraxacum www.epa.gov
  SF Zoo Euthanizes Hippo www.sfgate.com
  Bison Reintroduction to Alaska www.economist.com
  Big-brained animals evolve faster www.eurekalert.org
  Understanding Bluetongue Outbreaks www.eurekalert.org
  West Nile Virus in San Diego County www.signonsandiego.com
8/15 Interagency Cooperation Under the Endangered Species Act www.epa.gov
  Migratory Bird Hunting Regulations www.epa.gov
  Hercules the Gorilla Dies at Dallas Zoo www.chron.com
  Debate Over Moving Dallas Zoo’s Elephant www.nytimes.com
  Louisville Zoo Silverback is Euthanized www.courier-journal.com
  Jerusalem Zoo Turtle Gets Wheels www.monstersandcritics.com
  Amazon Fund Lauched www.enn.com
  Sweets Make Young Horses Harder to Train www.montana.edu
  New Bird Species From Gabon www.eurekalert.org
  WWF’s Animal Olympics  
  BirdLife’s Bird Olympics www.birdlife.org/olympics
  NY Zoo Allows Visitors to Pet Elephants www.rnntv.com
  Panda Evolution and Natural Selection www.msnbc.msn.com
8/17 Duluth Zoo Faces Uncertain Future www.startribune.com
8/18 Mirror self-recognition in magpies www.eurekalert.org
  Shortest Lived Vertebrate? www.nytimes.com
8/19 Galapagos Penguins Could Get Avian Malaria www.nytimes.com
  Montgomery Zoo's New Baby Elephant is Orphaned www.montgomeryadvertiser.com
  The Bronx Zoo's Official Photographer www.nydailynews.com
  Debate Over Apes ‘Humanity’ www.courant.com
  Alexandria Zoo Director Dies www.natchezdemocrat.com
  Octopuses have "arms" and "legs" latimesblogs.latimes.com
  Musk-Oxen, Caribou Could Help Warming Arctic news.nationalgeographic.com
  Münster Zoo Gorilla Carries Dead Baby www.independent.co.uk
  Whales, Dolphins, Sonar and the Courts www.nytimes.com
8/20 Mexico Begins Campaign to Save Porpoise news.yahoo.com
  Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Moves Elephant Sculptures www.cleveland.com
  Marine Turtle Conservation Conference www.enn.com
  Prague Zoo Builds Lookout Towers for Vistors www.praguepost.com
8/21 Clouded Leopard Population Found in Bornean Forest www.physorg.com
  New Species of Giant Fish Identified www.eurekalert.org
  Zoological Society Welcomes Giraffe and Rhino www.signonsandiego.com
  Dallas Zoo’s Elephant, Jenny Will Stay www.dallasnews.com
  Three dogs break into El Paso Zoo www.elpasotimes.com
  Zoo Atlanta Panda May Deliver Twins www.13wmaz.com
  PETA May Buy SeaWorld www.signonsandiego.com
  Mammals Have "Alarm Detectors" in Noses news.nationalgeographic.com
8/22 Why Secondary Sex Characteristics Evolved www.eurekalert.org
  Extreme Recycling: Zoo Doo www.livescience.com
  Philippine Crocodiles at Chester Zoo www.chesterchronicle.co.uk
  Panda for Zoo Negara news.asiaone.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Issuance of Permits by USFWS www.epa.gov
  Polar Bears Found Swimming Miles from Coast www.enn.com
  Elephant Gait Study jeb.biologists.org
  Conservation Messages and Motivation jcr.wisc.edu
  Powerful Donor Motivators for Fundraising www.eurekalert.org
  When Charities Ask for Time, People Give More jcr.wisc.edu
  Mexico Considers Downlisting Bighorn Sheep www.kristv.com
  Mexican Gray Wolf Conservation www.nytimes.com
  USGS Updates Wildlife Mortality Events www.nwhc.usgs.gov
  Global Biodiversity Observing System
www.sciencemag.org
8/23 'Olympic Pandas' Stay Longer in Beijing www.chinadaily.com.cn
  Baltimore’s Baby Elephant Communicates with Infrasound www.baltimoresun.com
8/24 Human TB Strain Jumps to Animals www.thetimes.co.za
  Zoo's Fragile Wilderness Event www.watertowndailytimes.com
  Zoonotic Diseases from Bushmeat ecoworldly.com
8/25 Wind Turbines Kill Bats Without Touching Them news.nationalgeographic.com
  Newborn Elephant Calf at Oregon Zoo www.oregonlive.com
  London Zoo Panda May be Pregnant www.guardian.co.uk
  Ventana Wildlife Society Rebuilds Condor Facility www.zandavisitor.com
  Akron Zoo’s New Rainforest Exhibit www.ohio.com
  Miami MetroZoo’s New “Amazon and Beyond” www.marketwatch.com
  Animals Vocalizations Adapt to Social Situations www.eurekalert.org
  3 Pandas Born During Olympics news.yahoo.com
  Monkeys Enjoy Giving to Others www.eurekalert.org
8/26 Saving Marine Turtles with New Hook Technology www.enn.com
  Delisting of the Virginia Northern Flying Squirrel www.epa.gov
  Revised Habitat for the Checkerspot Butterfly www.epa.gov
  Critical Habitat for San Diego Thornmint www.epa.gov
  Peninsular Ranges Population of Desert Bighorn Sheep www.epa.gov
  Pollutants Alter Bird Song environment.newscientist.com
  Cetaceans Need More Attention news.bbc.co.uk
  Island Extinction Study www.eurekalert.org
  Python kills Venezuelan Zookeeper news.bbc.co.uk
8/28 Three Elephants Pregnancies at Taronga & Melbourne www.theaustralian.news.com
  LA Zoo Meerkat Management Questioned www.knbc.com
  KC Zoo Chimpanzee Dies www.kansascity.com
  Gorilla Heart Health www.sfgate.com
  Bonobo Language Study www.physorg.com
  Philly Zoo’s Elephant Petal Died of Old Age www.eveningsun.com
  Unscrupulous Zoo Director is Missing www.zandavisitor.com
  3 Malayan Tiger Cubs at Fortworth Zoo www.star-telegram.com
  New Species of Giant Clam www.physorg.com
  Indonesian Plan for Sumatran Tigers and Elephants www.enn.com
  Two Primate Species Thriving in Cambodia www.eurekalert.org
  Lizard's Day Begins and Ends with Display www.news.ucdavis.edu
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Emergency Permit Issuance www.epa.gov
  AMAZING Video of Giant Panda Birth at Oji Zoo www.enn.com
8/29 Oji Zoo Panda Dies After 3 Days afp.google.com
  San Diego Zoo Cancels Founders Day www.signonsandiego.com
  Black-footed Ferrets from Frozen Sperm www.wtop.com
  San Diego Wild Animal Park’s Przewalski Foals www.horsetalk.co.nz
  Zoo Atlanta’s Panda is Pregnant www.11alive.com
  Utica Zoo Exhibits Built By Local Teens www.uticaod.com
  Mill Moutain Zoo Seeks Mountain Land www.roanoke.com
  Pygmy Hippo Born at Lowry Park Zoo www.abcactionnews.com
  Baby Elephant Debuts at Oregon Zoo www.katu.com
  Cactus Plant Smuggling www.time.com
  Buffalo Zoo Rainforest Opening www.bizjournals.com
  Elephants Decimated in Virunga National Park news.nationalgeographic.com
  KPBS Showcases Pandas at the San Diego Zoo www.imperialvalleynews.com 
  Isle of Wight Zoo Saves Madagascan Jumping Rats www.iwcp.co.uk
  Saving the Cape Baboon www.servamus.co.za
  U.S. Science Education www.sciencemag.org
8/30 Vehicle Break-ins at SeaWorld and WAP www.signonsandiego.com
  Fighting Plague to Save Black-footed Ferrets news.yahoo.com
  Fundraiser for Miller Park Zoo www.pantagraph.com
8/31 Stingray Bay Will Remain at Fresno Chaffee Zoo www.fresnobee.com
  Firefly Conservation Symposium www.livescience.com
  Baby Panda at Atlanta Zoo www.ajc.com
  Audubon Staff Evacuates to Avoid Hurricane www.katc.com
  USFWS Proposal Could Doom Bighorn Sheep www.mydesert.com

September

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Headline

Source

9/1 Seneca Park Zoo Polar Bear Dies www.wham1180.com
  Paignton Zoo’s Innovative Visitor Program www.thisissouthdevon.co.uk
  Jacksonville Zoo’s Growing Bonobo Colony www.northfloridanewsdaily.com
  Colchester Zoo’s South African Nature Reserve www.eadt.co.uk
  New Technology Sheds Light on Frog Fungus www.wildlifeextra.com
  Kakapo Nutrition Crucial to Breeding www.physorg.com
  Animals’ Perception of Death www.nytimes.com
  Tracking the Western Ground Parrot www.abc.net.au
  Wolves Would Rather Eat Salmon www.eurekalert.org
  Rhinoceros Calf at Wild Animal Park www.imperialvalleynews.com
9/2 Atlanta Panda Cub Put in Incubator www.ajc.com
  Captive Breeding of Lange's Metalmarks Butterfly www.montereyherald.com
  Binterong Exhibit at Birmingham Zoo www.pressconnects.com
  Ohio Zoos' Conservation Efforts www.cleveland.com
9/3 Amur Tiger Numbers Up in Russia www.enn.com
  New Report on Albatross Conservation www.enn.com
  Yerkes Creates Model of Chronic Stress www.eurekalert.org
  Dallas Zoo Receives $5 Million Gift cbs11tv.com
  No Panda for Rio Grande Zoo www.alamogordonews.com
  Green Sea Turtle Research Permit Request www.epa.gov
  Boy Injured at Vancouver Zoo Bird Show www.canada.com
  Costa Rica Zoos May Change Ownership www.costaricapages.com
  Atlanta’s Panda Cub Back With Mom www.ajc.com
9/4 Petition to List the Three Ice Seal Species www.epa.gov
  Three Servals Born at E. Idaho Zoo www.localnews8.com
  Grevy Zebra Born at Edinburgh Zoo news.scotsman.com
  Costa Rican Amphibian Research Center news.bbc.co.uk
  Santa Barbara Zoo Introduces “Ranger Tours” www.zandavisitor.com
  WCS Saves “Extinct in Wild” Kihansi spray toad news.mongabay.com
  Last Woolly Mammoths From North American www.eurekalert.org
  Asian Vulture Recovery Efforts Not Enough www.ns.umich.edu
  Testosterone and Male Marmoset Parenting www.news.wisc.edu
  Canadian Government Protects Arctic Wilderness www.birdlife.org
  Future of Biocuration www.nature.com
9/5 Oldest Gorilla Dies at Dallas Zoo www.dallasnews.com
  Two Orphaned Alaskan Brown Bears Move to Indianapolis www.zandavisitor.com
  Another Fire Threatens LA Zoo Condors www.courant.com
  Visiting Cambodia’s Phnom Tamao Zoo www.jaunted.com
  Aberdeen Zoo is Selling Off Animals www.argusleader.com
  Floods Kill Rhinos in India timesofindia.indiatimes.com
  Snub-Nosed Monkey Population Increases en.ce.cn
  Nature Conservancy’s Wabash River Survey www.h-ponline.com
9/7 Video Footage of Red-eyed Stream Frog news.bbc.co.uk
  Bison at Camp Pendleton Came From SD Zoo www.signonsandiego.com
  Newt Gingrich’s Favorite Zoos www.app.com
9/8 Minnesota Zoo’s Renovation Plans www.bizjournals.com
  Flooding in India’s Kaziranga National Park www.hindu.com
  Chimpanzee Study at Chester Zoo news.bbc.co.uk 
  Japanese Polar Bears Turn Green www.ananova.com
  Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden Revitalized www.courierpress.com
  Reintroduced Red Kite Killed Within Weeks www.independent.co.uk
  Florida Turtle Preserve Closes www.tcpalm.com
  WWF Enlists NZ Lifeguards to Watch for Maui Dolphins www.scoop.co.nz
  Bearded Vultures Prefer Fat on Bones www.eurekalert.org
9/9 Oregon Zoo Breeds Spotted Frogs www.oregonlive.com
  Rosamond Gifford Zoo’s Enrichment Day www.zandavisitor.com
  San Francisco Zoo Status Update www.sfgate.com
  40% of N.Am Freshwater Fish are Imperiled www.usgs.gov
  Camera Traps Document Myanmar’s Predators www.enn.com
  IUCN Urges a Broader View of Conservation www.nytimes.com
  Oregon Zoo’s $125 M Bond Request www.oregoncitynewsonline.com
  Pinnacles Condor Rushed to LA Zoo for Lead Treatment hollisterfreelance.com
  Toledo Zoo Begins Geothermal Drilling www.wnwo.com
  Can Invasive Species Be Good? www.nytimes.com
9/10 Australia’s Stick Insect Breeding Program www.smh.com.au
  Male Mandrill Dies at Dallas Zoo www.dallasnews.com
  ZIMS Helps Zoos with Breeding Programs news.google.com
  Buffalo Zoo’s $16M Rain Forest Opens www.newsday.com
  Big Sur Condor Dies of Lead Poisoning www.mercurynews.com
  Monarch Butterfly Tag & Release at Lincoln Children’s Zoo www.zandavisitor.com
  U.K. Wild Animal Park www.nwemail.co.uk
  Biomimicry : New Gecko-like Adhesive www.enn.com
  Romanian Dingoes Need a Home www.abc.net.au
  Busch Garden’s $40 M “Jungala”; www.prweb.com
  New Cryopreservation Techniques www.eurekalert.org
  Sheep Plague in Morocco, Threatens S. Europe canadianpress.google.com
  Hi-tech Sensors to Protect Endangered Species www.chennaionline.com
  Panda Baby Boom in Chengdu www.timesonline.co.uk
  Komodo Births by Parthenogenesis at Sedgwick County Zoo www.scz.org
  Okapi Photographed in Virunga National Park www.eurekalert.org
  Aukland Zoo Conservation Award www.odt.co.nz
  The Turtle Survival Alliance www.timesfreepress.com
9/11 Armoured Mistfrog “Rediscovered” www.enn.com
  Elephant Ultrasonic Communication www.newscientist.com 
  $1 million to Des Moines Zoo www.chicagotribune.com
  Great Plains Zoo Rhino Moves to Chicago www.argusleader.com
  Local TV Station Investigates Car Thefts at San Diego Zoo www.cbs8.com
  Dinosaur Evolution Study www.sciencemag.org
  Bristol Zoo Nominated for Environmental Award www.zandavisitor.com
  Wyoming Bighorn Population www.jacksonholestartrib.com
  Whale Evolution news.nationalgeographic.com
9/12 Report Finds SF Zoo Mostly Up To Standards cbs5.com
  Asian Houbara Bustard Headed for Extinction www.sciencemag.org
9/13 Oregon Zoo Promotes Habitat Connectivity www.zandavisitor.com 
9/15 Baltimore Zoo Accredited www.baltimoresun.com
  National Zoo’s Elephant Herd www.washingtonpost.com
  Lucknow Zoo Needs Help Caring for Leopards www.dailyindia.com
  Detroit Zoo’s Scientific Art Show www.zandavisitor.com
  Elephant Calf Dies at Montgomery Zoo www.wsfa.com
  Kansas City Zoo Breeds Wyoming toads www.nebraska.tv
  Zoo’s £750k For New Chimp Enclosure www.expressandstar.com
  $7m For New Taronga Zoo Entrance dubbo.yourguide.com.au
  WWF-UK  Arctic Ice Study www.telegraph.co.uk
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Flyway Conservation www.birdlife.org
  New Ant Species Discovered in Amazon www.eurekalert.org
  New Book by Jack Hannah www.ohio.com
  Fastest Flights in Nature - Fungi www.eurekalert.org
  Creating a Masai Village in Boise Zoo www.idahostatesman.com
  Economic Value of Insect Pollination www.eurekalert.org
  Bahamaian Flamingos are Disappear with Ike www.enn.com
9/16 Critical Habitat for California Red-Legged Frog www.epa.gov
  AZA Honors Jack Hanna www.chicagotribune.com
  Storm Closes Brookfield Zoo www.chicagotribune.com
  London Zoo Ant Conservation Project www.zandavisitor.com
  Whale Songs Recorded in New York City Waters www.eurekalert.org
  Global Disease: Africn Swine Fever and H5N1 www.eurekalert.org
  Why Some Primates Don’t Get AIDS www.eurekalert.org
  Denver Zoo Gets Outreach Grant www.marketwatch.com
  Fallow Deer Dominance Linked to Larynx Size communications.nottingham.ac.uk
  New African Wild Dog Study www.physorg.com
  Grizzly Bear Thriving in Montana www.physorg.com
  A New Look at the Bush Meat Problem news.nationalgeographic.com
  Montana Gray Wolves May Get Reprieve www.nytimes.com
  USGS Wildlife Mortality Events Updated www.nwhc.usgs.gov
  Smithsonian Will Put 137-Million Object Collection Online www.cnn.com
9/17 Captive Breeding Proposed for Palmyra's Northern Bald Ibis www.birdlife.org
  Global Diversity Crop Trust www.physorg.com
  'xCAT' helps Ohio Gorilla www.marketwatch.com
  SF Zoo Won’t Become a Rescue Center www.sfgate.com
  Twin Pandas Born in Japan www.ibnlive.com
  Australian Frog Reproduction Study www.eurekalert.org
  Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Permits www.epa.gov
9/18 Proposed Endangered Status for Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander, Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for Frosted Flatwoods Salamander andReticulated Flatwoods Salamander www.epa.gov
  Hairy-nosed Otters Found in Vietnam www.physorg.com
  Weeds Threaten Indian Rhinoceros www.enn.com
  Scientists Name 100 New Shark and Ray Species www.enn.com
  New Iguana Species Discovered in Fiji online.wr.usgs.gov
  Kangaroo Rat Habitat Study www.usatoday.com
  More Funding Needed for Hawaiian Birds www.honoluluadvertiser.com
  Should we Legalize Hunting of Endangered Species environment.newscientist.com
  Santa Barbara Zoo Launches Zoo Ranger Program www.santaynezvalleyjournal.com
  USDA Fines Cleveland Zoo www.peta.org
  Thermal Art Show Comes to Paignton Zoo www.zandavisitor.com
  Toronto Zoo Board Dissolves its Foundation www.thestar.com
  Wolong Plans Fall Expeditions to Survey Pandas www.ajc.com
  September 2008 Accreditation and Certification Results aza.org
9/19 Bristol Zoo’s Gorilla Family Expands news.bbc.co.uk
  Bat Hearing Study www.eurekalert.com
  Endangered and Threatened Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Listing the Plant Lepidium papilliferum www.epa.gov
  Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California www.epa.gov
  Final Rule for Protection of Western Snowy Plover www.epa.gov
  California Academy Practices Sustainable Living www.sciencemag.org
9/22 AZA Awards for 2008 aza.org
  Hearing on California Toll Road www.signonsandiego.com
  State of the World’s Birds www.birdlife.org
  Captive Breeding Introduced Disease to Mallorcan Amphibians www.eurekalert.org
  Release of Oregon-spotted Frogs www.eurekalert.org
9/23 Knut’s Zookeeper is Found Dead www.guardian.co.uk
  Pan Wenshi Saves China’s White-headed Langurs www.iht.com
  800 Asian Openbill Storks Die When Tree Crashes www.pretorianews.co.za
  USDA Changes California’s Bovine TB Status www.aphis.usda.gov
  USDA Releases Official Animal Disease Traceability Business Plan www.aphis.usda.gov
  America's Smallest Dinosaur www.eurekalert.org
  Geneticists Say Extinction May Not Be Forever www.physorg.com
  Delisting of Gray Wolves Reconsidered www.nytimes.com
9/24 Hyacinth Macaws Breed at Chester Zoo www.chesterchronicle.co.uk
  Acoustic Communication in Deep-sea Fish www.eurekalert.org
  AZA Award to Lincoln Park www.zandavisitor.com
  Great Bustard Release on Salisbury Plain www.eurekalert.org
  Plankton May Survive Climate Change www.eurekalert.org
  Exterminating Alaska’s Rat Island's Rats www.physorg.com
  Disneyland Sued Over Dog Attack www.dailynews.com
  Reproductive Competition Can Delay Species Recovery www.nature.com
  EPA Libraries Open Doors Again edocket.access.gpo.gov
9/25 CI’s Madagascar Conservation Program www.time.com
  Iditarod Sled Dog Physiology www.the-aps.org
  New Bacterial Disease Identified In Pet Lizards www.eurekalert.org
  West Nile Virus in San Diego County this Week www.westnile.ca.gov
  AZA Award for Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo seattlepi.nwsource.com
  Rapid Diagnostic Tests: The future? www.scidev.net
  Shaping Science Education in 100 Words www.nature.com
9/26 AZA Award to Pittsburgh Zoo Wins www.post-gazette.com
  Zoo Animals May Be Milk-powder Poisoning Victims www.nst.com.my
  Siamese Crocodiles Hatched at Detroit Zoo www.detnews.com
  Hamilton Zoo Produces 90th Kea Chick www.stuff.co.nz
  AZA Award to Oregon Zoo www.zandavisitor.com
9/27 McCain Criticizes $3 million to study Bear DNA www.factcheck.org
  Producer of Fake South China Tiger Photo is Jailed www.physorg.com
9/29 Buffalo Zoo’s New Rainforest Falls www.niagara-gazette.com
  Adelaide Zoo Drops Offensive Ad Campaign www.theaustralian.news.com.au
  John Ball Zoo Renovates Monkey Island www.woodtv.com
  Woodland Park Zoo’s Cultural Interpreter Program www.zandavisitor.com
  Twycross Zoo Conservation Projects www.zandavisitor.com
  Vietnam will be Hard Hit by Climate Change www.enn.com
  Oakland Zoo Head-starts Western Pond Turtle www.insidebayarea.com
  Historic Platypus Cage on Display www.abc.net.au
  Meat-Eating Dinosaur had Bird-like lungs www.eurekalert.org
9/30 Common Insecticide Decimates Tadpoles www.eurekalert.org
  WCS Study on Urban Black Bears www.eurekalert.org
  5-Year Review of Piping Plover www.epa.gov
  Greater Protection for China’s Baiji dolphin www.enn.com
  Gray Wolf Back on Endangered Species List www.cnn.com
  Plan to Add 48 Kaua'i Species to Endangered List www.honoluluadvertiser.com
  Leatherback Turtles Return to California www.signonsandiego.com
  Phoenix Zoo’s Renovation Plans www.fox11az.com
  Kids Free Days at San Diego Zoo & Wild Animal Park www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Newquay Zoo Breeds Pied Tamarins www.redorbit.com

October

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10/1 Wellington Zoo Raises $6 Million for New Vet Hospital www.stuff.co.nz
  New Hosts for Equine Herpesvirus 9 www.cdc.gov
  London Zoo’s Tiger Problem www.telegraph.co.uk
  British Wind Farm Study www.enn.com
  Marbled Murrelet 12-month Status Review www.fws.gov
  Bristol Zoo’s Bangless Bonfire Night www.zandavisitor.com
10/2 Gibbon Conservation Center www.laweekly.com
  Cincinnati Zoo’s CREW Receives IMLS Grant www.bizjournals.com
  Detroit Zoo Helps Humane Society Place Animals www.hometownlife.com
  IUCN’s World Conservation Congress Begins www.wbcsd.org
  Oregon Zoo Hosts 3 Cheetah Events www.lakeoswegoreview.com
  Fewer Male Reptiles Due to Warming news.nationalgeographic.com
  Illegal Mexican Parrot Trade Targeted news.nationalgeographic.com
  Supporting Zoo Northwest Florida Through Water Bills www.gulfbreezenews.com
  Conservation of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna www.eurekalert.org
  Cameron Park Zoo Will Expand Asian Forest www.kxxv.com
  Coachella Valley's Conservation Plan www.mydesert.com
  The New Botanic Garden www.nature.com
10/3 Habitat Designation for the Hawaiian Monk Seal www.epa.gov
  7-year-old Kills Animals at Alice Springs Reptile Centre www.timesonline.co.uk
  Pandas at Wuhan Zoo Are Fed Chicken Soup for Stress www.chinaview.cn
  Zoos Celebrate World Animal Day with Photos www.marketwatch.com
  Update on Atlanta’s Panda Cub www.ajc.com
  Zoo Boise Opens African Plains Exhibit www.ktvb.com
  Mogo Zoo Gets State Government funding moruya.yourguide.com.au
  Iraq Zoo Recovers with Two Tigers www.avma.com
  Shift in Bald Eagle Diet Linked to Sea Otter Decline www.eurekalert.org
  Egalitarian Society Evolved in Pleistocene www.physorg.com
10/4 Large Influx of Penguins on Brazilian Beaches www.dallasnews.com
  Tampa Zoo’s CEO Takes Leave of Absence www2.tbo.com
10/5 Exotic Pet Warning www.signonsandiego.com
  Notable 2008 Births at Columbus Zoo www.snponline.com
  Jacksonville Zoo’s Spooktacular www.zandavisitor.com
10/6 8 Pets Pose Health Threats to Kids www.usnews.com
  German Keeper Rescued from Python www.telegraph.co.uk
  Polar Bear Critical Habitat to Be Designated www.enn.com
  Nashville Zoo’s Renovated Playground is Popular www.tennessean.com
  Request for Information on Mountain-Prairie Species www.epa.gov
  Planet Fungus 2008 Workshop at Paignton Zoo www.zandavisitor.com
  Interview With Alison Jolly – Ring-tailed Lemur Expert news.mongabay.com
  Adelaide Zoo’s Amphibian Ark Project www.theaustralian.news.com.au
  The Dow Jones Index of Biodiversity www.iucn.org
  IUCN 2008 Red List of Mammals www.iucn.org
  IUCN Red List – All Species www.iucn.org
  Overview of IUCN and Red List Compilation www.iucn.org
  Field Museum Assists with IUCN RedList www.eurekalert.org
  Caspian Seal in Danger of Extinction www.eurekalert.org
  Cost of Running Dudley Zoo  
  Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium Gets Sand Sharks www.wpxi.com
  Unveiling a “Red List” in Science Magazine www.eurekalert.org
  New Books On Bird Art www.nytimes.com
  Genetic Study of Cacao www.nytimes.com
10/7 Mobile Phones Eavesdrop on Koalas www.uq.edu.au
  Endangered Puaiohi Makes a Comeback in Kauai www.honoluluadvertiser.com
  Sustainable Tourism Criteria Announced www.enn.com
  Wildlife Conservation Society Reports on Disease www.eurekalert.org
  Little Rock Zoo’s New Penguin Exhibit www.wxvt.com
  Wachovia Gives $2.5 Million to St Louis Zoo www.bizjournals.com
  Black Rhino Dies En Route to Oregon Zoo www.oregonlive.com
  Colchester Zoo Breeds Madagascan Tree Boas www.eadt.co.uk
10/8 Future of China’s Giant Leatherback Turtle Uncertain www.nytimes.com
  Endangered Status for Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for Frosted Flatwoods Salamander and Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander www.epa.gov
  Blackpool Zoo Cares for Confiscated Turtles news.bbc.co.uk
  Bristol Plans for Eco-Zoo www.thisisbristol.co.uk
  African Pancake Tortoise Recovers After Surgery newslite.tv
  UC Davis Scientists Builds a Better Bee entomology.ucdavis.edu
10/9 New Hippo Exhibit for Milwaukee County Zoo www.bizjournals.com
  'Acoustic Smog' Threatens Whales www.enn.com
  Map Reveals Species at Risk from Climate Change www.enn.com 
  Attwater’s Prairie Chickens Reintroduced www.khou.com
  Endangered Status Sought for Sonoran Desert Tortoise www.azstarnet.com
  New Species of Iguana Identified www.ocregister.com
  Animatronic Technology at Calgary Zoo calsun.canoe.ca
  Dik diks React to Bird Alarm Calls www.nature.com
10/10 Koi Die in Balboa Park’s Japanese Garden www.signonsandiego.com
  Yosemite Warming Causes Small Mammal Migration www.sciencemag.org
  Biodiversity in a Warmer World www.sciencemag.org
  Female Gorilla Killed by Silverback www.omaha.com
  Putin is Given Ussuri Tiger Cub ap.google.com
  Virgin Birth Confirmed in a Shark www.physorg.com
  Marbeled Murrelet May Lose 'Threatened' Status www.sciencemag.org
10/11 WCS Finds New Irrawaddy Dolphin Populations www.physorg.com
  2 Bonobos Join San Diego Zoo Troop www.signonsandiego.com
  Kenya Tracks Elephants with Text Messages www.cbsnews.com
  Toronto Zoo Leadership Questioned  
10/12 Salt Lake City Tribune Endorses Zoo Bond www.sltrib.com
10/13 Bristol Zoo’s New “EcoZoo” www.independent.co.uk
  Chytrid Fungus Update news.bbc.co.uk 
  Scientists Map Giant Panda Genome dsc.discovery.com
  National Zoo’s Orang-utan Enrichment www.washingtonpost.com
  Bongos Born at Virginia Zoo www.zandavisitor.com
  Wind Energy Not a Panacea www.nytimes.com
  Environmental Movement Whistle Blower www.nytimes.com
  Chinese Government Protects Dugongs english.people.com.cn
  Chimpanzee Population in Côte d'Ivoire Declines www.eurekalert.org
  Bonobos Hunt and Eat Other Primates www.eurekalert.org 
10/14 Update on Sedgwick County Zoo's Greater Flamingo www.stltoday.com
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Roads : A Migratory Barrier www.nytimes.com
  National Zoo’s New Conservation Program media-newswire.com
  Benefit Dinner for Orangutans at Auckland Zoo www.scoop.co.nz
  L.A. Zoo Installs New Radiography System in.sys-con.com
10/15 Evolutionary History of Sea Turtles Determined www.eurekalert.org
  Global Warming Threatens Australia's Kangaroos www.eurekalert.org
  Lincoln Park Zoo Tests Gorillas IQs www.chicagotribune.com
  Issuance of Permits for Endangered Species Research www.epa.gov
  Batman Comes to Columbus Zoo www.marketwatch.com
  Successful Blank Park Zoo Fund Drive www.desmoinesregister.com
  Recycled Sculpture Exhibit at London zoo www.recycledsculptureshow.co.uk
  Illegal Primate Trade Soars in Indonesia www.afp.com
  Loggerhead Sea Turtle Populations Decline www.sciencedaily.com
  A New Kind of Seed Bank is Proposed www.physorg.com
  New WWF Report on Penguins www.enn.com
  Saving the Kauai Thrush www.aviationrecord.com
  Louisville Zoo Receives $900,000 Grant www.bizjournals.com
  Charting the Losses of Species www.nytimes.com
10/17 WWF Releases Greenprint Agenda to Obama & McCain www.marketwatch.com
  New BBC Gorilla Documentary Will Air November www.dailymail.co.uk
10/19 Learning to Speak Baboon www.washingtonpost.com
10/20 Spinner Dolphin Communication During Hunting www.eurekalert.org
  Elephant Sanctuary in San Fernando Valley? www.contracostatimes.com
  New Plant Conservation Study www.eurekalert.org
  Wildlife Needs More Complicated Corridors www.nature.com
  Maternal Stress Leads to Reproductive Success in Starlings www.eurekalert.org
  Climate Change Linked to India’s Tiger Attacks www.enn.com
  Deer Population Influences Biodiversity researchnews.osu.edu
  Sustainable Criteria for Tourism www.enn.com
 


Global Viral Forecasting Initiative

October 20, 2008  www.nytimes.com  By ELIZABETH SVOBODA

 
10/21 Extinct Cockatoo Rediscovered in Indonesia dsc.discovery.com
  Revised Critical Habitat for the Contiguous Canada Lynx www.epa.gov
  Feds Rush to Ease Endangered Species Rules www.msnbc.msn.com
  Listing of 48 Species on Kauai www.epa.gov
  Critical Habitat for Wintering Piping Plover www.epa.gov
  WAP Condors Move into New Enclosure www.signonsandiego.com
  California’s Plan to Slow Global Warming www.usnews.com
  Safari Park Opens in Vietnam english.vietnamnet.vn
  Audubon / Toyota Conservation Grants www.enn.com
10/22 Rhinos Threatened with Disease at Pobitora Sanctuary www.telegraphindia.com
  Letter to NYTimes from Russ Mittermeier www.nytimes.com
  2 Jaguar Cubs Born at Brevard Zoo www.tcpalm.com
  eBay Bans Sale of Ivory www.enn.com
  Cook Inlet Beluga Whale Endangered www.epa.gov
  Early Wolf Hybridization in Western Great Lakes Region www.medicalnewstoday.com
  Integrated Research on Global Disaster www.eurekalert.org
  California Sea Lion Health Study www.eurekalert.org
  Lowry Park Zoo Explores Solar Power www.nbcsandiego.com
  Granby Zoo Silverback Dies at 48 www.canada.com
  Group Seeks to Halt L.A. Zoo's Elephant Exhibit ap.google.com
  Baby Orangutan Born at Brookfield Zoo www.nbcchicago.com
  Les Schobert, Former LA Zoo General Curator, Dies www.latimes.com
  APHIS Approves 4 New Animal ID Tags www.aphis.usda.gov
10/23 New H5N1 (Avian flu) Response is Needed www.eurekalert.org
  New ICSU World Data System www.eurekalert.org
  Zoo hosts program in support of mountain gorillas www.ajc.com
  Sun bear at Akron Zoo dies www.ohio.com
  Bronx Zoo Launches “Madagascar! Sweepstakes” www.monstersandcritics.com
  Lincoln Park Zoo Plans Nature Boardwalk www.chicagotribune.com
  Roger Williams Park Zoo Renovation www.projo.com
  Ringling Brothers Stands Trial for Elephant Abuse  
  E.O. Wilson’s Encyclopedia of Life Project www.nytimes.com
  Promoting Safer Passage for Migratory Birds www.birdlife.org
  Proposition 2 – Animal Rights www.nytimes.com
  USDA Proposes Contingency Plan Requirement www.aphis.usda.gov
  California Condors Using Tejon Ranch www.enn.com
10/24 Kakapo Lead Poisoning Treated at Auckland Zoo www.stuff.co.nz
  3 Children Kill Kangaroo in Russian Zoo www.themoscowtimes.com
  Dingos May Become Threatened Species sl.farmonline.com.au
  Channel Island Fox Population Rebounds www.venturacountystar.com
  White Rhino Birth at Budapest Zoo www.sciencedaily.com
  One-Horned Rhino No Longer Endangered www.newkerala.com
10/26 7 Orcas Missing from Puget Sound news.yahoo.com
  World's Longest Aquarium Tunnel in Thailand www.chinaview.cn
10/27 New Vampire Moth Discovered in Siberia news.nationalgeographic.com
  Rebels Seize Congo Gorilla Park news.nationalgeographic.com
  CO2 Emissions Not a Factor in ESA www.enn.com
  Is Conserving “Hotspots” Effective? www.sciam.com
  Possible Digital Dark Age news.illinois.edu
  Migratory Birds and Movement of H5N1 www.usgs.gov
  Rhino Killed at Virginia Zoo www.washingtonpost.com
  Milwaukee Zoo Polar Bear www.wisn.com
  Comments on New ESA Regulations www.msnbc.msn.com
  Black-Footed Cats Born at John Ball Zoo www.mlive.com
  Amphibian Conservation at Brookfield Zoo www.dailyherald.com
  African Elephants Fear Roads www.telegraph.co.uk
10/28 Zoo Atlanta’s Pregnant Elephant Dies www.ajc.com
  Rhino fight at Virginia Zoo leaves 1 dead www.washingtonpost.com
  Listing the Dusky Tree Vole www.epa.gov
  Northern Rocky Mountain Population of Gray Wolf www.epa.gov
  Delisting the Caribbean Monk Seal www.epa.gov
10/29 Elkhorn and Staghorn Coral Conservation www.epa.gov
  Managing San Francisco’s Bison Herd www.sfgate.com
  California Condor Release on Nov. 1 cacondorconservation.org
  New Deal to Rescue Bornean Orangutans www.worldzootoday.com
  Amphibians Disappearing  from Yellowstone www.eurekalert.org
  “Electronic Nose” – Olfaction Biomimicry www.eurekalert.org
  Arctic History Study www.eurekalert.org
  EPA Plans Ecosystem Service Maps www.eurekalert.org
  Predicting Population Cycles in Nature www.naturemag.com
10/30 WCS Researchers Examine Far Eastern Leopard www.eurekalert.org
  International Tuna Commission Will Meet in San Diego www.eurekalert.org
  Zero Is Out of the Moat ap.google.com
  WWF’s List of 10 Scary (Sounding) Places www.panda.org
  Endangered Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  Western Pond Turtles Born at Seattle Zoo seattlepi.nwsource.com
  Boris the Tiger Dies at Valley Zoo www.edmontonsun.com
  Details of White Rhino Birth at Budapest Zoo en.epochtimes.com
  Sabertooth Cats Were Social Animals www.eurekalert.org
  Cheetah gets loose in cargo hold of passenger flight www.myfoxmemphis.com
10/31 Dinosaur Communication www.sciencemag.org
  Cave Bear DNA Clarifies Bear Evolution www.sciencemag.org
  Buffalo Zoo Expansion www.bizjournals.com
  Black Rhino Born at Chester Zoo news.bbc.co.uk
  Griffon Vulture Attacks Woman at Bird Show www.guardian.co.uk
  Liger Critically Injures Animal Handler www.msnbc.msn.com
  Bat Disease Linked to Fungus news.nationalgeographic.com

November

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11/1 New Owl Exhibit at Columbian Park Zoo www.jconline.com
11/2 Calgary Zoo Baby Elephant Dies of Herpesvirus www.canada.com
  Taipei Zoo Anticipates Panda Arrival www.etaiwannews.com
  5 Baby Tigers at St. Louis Zoo www.stltoday.com
11/3 Oregon Zoo’s Baby Elephant Thrives www.zandavisitor.com
  White Rhinos Come to Birmingham Zoo www.bizjournals.com
  Tigress Kills Exhibit Mate at Madrid Zoo www.typicallyspanish.com
  Loggerhead Release www.eurekalert.org
  Antelope Knee Clicking www.eurekalert.org
  A Conversation with Stuart Pimm www.nytimes.com
  Phoenix Zoo Kicks off $20 Million Campaign www.latinopm.com
  Critically Endangered Fruit Bat Recovers www.sciencedaily.com
  Zoos Protect Mississipi Gopher Frog zanesvilletimesrecorder.com
11/4 Ecologists Study Species Metabolism www.pnas.org
  Constructing Elephant Odyssey at San Diego Zoo www.acppubs.com
  Howlett’s Gorilla Has Surgery www.kentonline.co.uk
  St. Louis Zoo To Open Sting-ray Exhibit www.bnd.com
  Effect of Climate Change on Bamboo www.enn.com
  Best Wild Animal Photos of 2008 news.nationalgeographic.com
  Cloning from Frozen Mice Specimens www.npr.org
  Saving the Tasmanian Devil www.sciencedaily.com
  627 Species on Brazil’s Endangered List www.msnbc.msn.com
  Amphibians Threatened in the Czech Republic www.praguemonitor.com
11/5 Effect of Feed on Feather Pecking wageningenuniversiteit.nl
  Training Giant Tortoises deharpij.nl
  Zoo Atlanta Elephant Died of Pneumonia www.11alive.com
  West Nile Virus Revisited: Consequences for N Am Ecology www.bioscience.org
  Portland Voters Approve Zoo Bond www.beavertonvalleytimes.com
  Salt Lake Voters OK $52.6M for Zoo, Aviary www.sltrib.com
11/6 Jaguars Introduced to Miami’s New Rainforest www.miamiherald.com
  AZA President Answers LA Zoo Elephant Critics www.dailynews.com
  Lion Genomics Study www.eurekalert.org
  Knoxville Zoo Helps Endangered Tortoises www.knoxnews.com
  Sea Snakes Drink Fresh Water news.ufl.edu
  Rhode Island Zoo’s “Fabric of Africa” Exhibit www.projo.com
  Elephant Ivory Auctioned in Pretoria SA news.bbc.co.uk
  Statistical Summary from the 2008 Red List www.iucn.org
  “Possibly Extinct” Species www.enn.com
  Temperature Change Alters Turtles Nesting www.public.iastate.edu
11/7 ActionBioscience: Issues in Biotechnology www.actionbioscience.org
  Surfing Polar Bear Thrills Crowds at NC Zoo www.telegraph.co.uk
  Taronga Zoo Staff Saves Pygmy Hippo www.theaustralian.news.com.au
  City Council Panel Supports LA Zoo Elephant Exhibit ap.google.com
  National Zoo Improvement Plan Approved www.insidenova.com
  Seed Selection for Restoration Projects

www.evolutionaryapplications.org
  Endowment Supports St Louis Zoo CEO’s Salary www.stltoday.com
  Koalas Are Coming to Calgary Zoo calsun.canoe.ca
  5 Lion Cubs at Riverbanks Zoo www.thestate.com
  USDA Releases 2007 U.S. Animal Health Report www.aphis.usda.gov
  Watered-down Chicago Elephant Cruelty Ordinance Passes www.suntimes.com
11/8 French Scientist Discover New Species of Gecko www.physorg.com
  Mesker Zoo's Indian rhinoceros Dies www.courierpress.com
  Elephant Thermoregulation Study circusnospin.blogspot.com
11/9 Saving Mexico’s Axolotl www.redorbit.com
11/10 Houston Zoo’s 2-Year-Old Elephant Dies from Herpes www.chron.com
  New Flying Lemur Species news.nationalgeographic.com
  Marine Census www.enn.com
  Saving the Ethiopian Wolf news.bbc.co.uk
  Abilene Zoo’s New Wolf Exhibit www.reporternews.com
  USDA Seizes Circus Elephant southshore2.tbo.com
  Seized Elephant Will Move to California thepinetree.net
  DreamWorks Donates to CI’s Panda Efforts www.genengnews.com
11/11 Shedd Aquarium Celebrates Oldest Fish www.chicagotribune.com
  Too Many Elephants in Hwange National Park www.radiovop.com
  Panda Bites Australian Visitor to China www.theaustralian.news.com.au
  Wild Animal Park Lion Cubs Birthday Party www.signonsandiego.com
  Tiger Kills Keeper at Mexico Zoo ap.google.com
  Lincoln Park - Tarangire Elephant Study www.chitowndailynews.org
  Corporate Contributions to Conservation Groups www.enn.com
11/12 Guide for Primate Disease Research media-newswire.com
  Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear www.epa.gov
  European Zoos Criticized www.reuters.com
  Boise Zoo Giraffe Dies Suddenly www.2news.tv
  Caspian Seal Populations Decline news.mongabay.com
  Amos Morris Named Mesker Park Zoo Director tristatehomepage.com
  Buffalo Zoo Renaissance www.buffalonews.com
  Latest Theory on Amphibian Declines www.eurekalert.org
  Brush-tailed Rock Wallaby Reintroduction au.news.yahoo.com
  Navy Wins Sonar Battle www.nytimes.com
  Fourth AI Attempt for Knoxville Zoo Elephant www.knoxnews.com
  Patna Zoo Trades Rhinos & Gharials timesofindia.indiatimes.com
11/13 Singapore Tigers Maul Zoo Worker news.yahoo.com
  Networks of Small Habitat Patches Protect Urban Biodiversity www.eurekalert.org
  First Rhino Birth From Frozen Semen www.eurekalert.org
  Tiger Attack Victims File Lawsuit www.sfgate.com
  Fort Wayne Zoo Offers Animal-Career Scholarship fwdailynews.com
  Endotheliotropic Herpes Virus – Zoo Scourge www.chron.com
  Vietnamese Farmers Breed Wild Animals for Profit english.vietnamnet.vn
  Umbrellabird Helps Chocó Rainforests news.nationalgeographic.com
  Virginia Zoo is Re-accredited hamptonroads.com
  National Zoo Euthanizes Giant Salamander media-newswire.com
  Malaysian Logging Threatens Tigers & Rhinos www.enn.com
11/14 Environmental Impact Statement : Buffalo Field Office, Wyoming www.epa.gov
  Going Ape at the San Diego Zoo www.signonsandiego.com
  LEDs Brighten Columbus Zoo's Holiday Wildlights www.snponline.com
  London Zoo Breeds Rhino Rat Snakes www.postchronicle.com
  Denver Zoo Turns Waste Into Energy www.kwgn.com
  Frank the Tank travel.latimes.com
11/15 Feeding Birds Impacts their Reproduction morningsentinel.mainetoday.com
11/17 Gibbon Foot Motion Study www.physorg.com
  Dama Gazelle Born at National Zoo www.washingtonpost.com
  Blood Transfusion for Beaten Tiger Cub www.google.com
  Winnipeg Zoo Euthanizes World's Oldest Polar Bear www.ctv.ca
  Belfast Zoo's Elephants Listen to Classical Music www.guardian.co.uk
  Pandas Are Coming to Adelaide Zoo www.news.com.au
  WCS "Wild Winterland" Goes Greener www.zandavisitor.com
  New Home for Detroit's Bald Eagles www.zandavisitor.com
  Virunga Conflict Escalates www.enn.com
  Virunga National Park Overview www.nytimes.com
  Transfusion Fails to Save Tiger Cub www.google.com
  Tasmanian Devil Update www.nytimes.com
  Male Bats Dominate with Sound news.nationalgeographic.com
  Sumatran Tiger Cubs Debut at Perth Zoo www.theaustralian.news.com.au
  Killer Whales Target Favorite Fish With Sonar? news.nationalgeographic.com
11/18 Funding Cuts for Taronga & Western Plains Zoos www.smh.com.au
  Emory University Guide to Primate Disease www.eurekalert.org
  New Penguin Species Found in New Zealand www.physorg.com
  Pygmy Tarsiers Rediscovered www.physorg.com
  Wallaby genome mapped www.nytimes.com
11/19 Wild Horses in U.S. Will Be Saved www.nytimes.com
  Signs of Amur Tiger in China www.enn.com
  Japanese Clone Embryo of Armani Rabbit news.yahoo.com
  First Fossils of Swimming Turtles Found news.nationalgeographic.com
  LA City Council Debates Elephants Again latimesblogs.latimes.com
  Captured Jaguar Comes to Phoenix Zoo for Rehab www.azcentral.com
  Woolly-mammoth Genome Sequenced www.eurekalert.org
  Poor Safety Training Blamed for Biologist's Death news.yahoo.com
11/20 Top Five Off-Peak Destinations for Winter smartertravel.com
  Regenerating a Mammoth for $10 Million www.nytimes.com
  Baby Jaguar at Palm Beach www.palmbeachpost.com
  Oregon Zoo's ZooLights www.compoundsemi.com
  Amphibian Symposium at ZSL London Zoo www.zandavisitor.com
  Singapore Zoo Opens Rainforest Kidzworld www.zandavisitor.com
  Socorro Doves Arrive at Albuquerque Zoo www.koat.com
  Common Cold Virus Came from Birds www.eurekalert.org
  California Wildfire Smoke Toxicity Study www.eurekalert.org
  New Species of Ebola Virus www.eurekalert.org
  Baboon Society Study www.eurekalert.org
  California Fish Face Extinction www.upi.com
  Invasive Plant Species in the Galapagos www.nytimes.com
11/21 Aukland Zoo Elephants in Jeopardy www.nzherald.co.nz
  Bird Population Estimates are Flawed www.eurekalert.org
  11,000 Alien Species Invade Europe www.ufz.de
  Beavers Reintroduced in UK www.physorg.com
  New Dolphin Species Discovered in Australia www.physorg.com
  ZSSD Gets Conservation Awareness Donation www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Wildlife Rangers Return to Virunga www.cnn.com
  Bush Administration’s Plans for ESA www.washingtonpost.com
  Columbus Zoo Wildlights www.columbusdispatch.com
  Cryopreservation for Amphibians Proposed www.newscientist.com
11/22 Obama Stance on Endangered Species www.chron.com
11/23 Calgary Zoo Will Add Four Gorillas www.canada.com
  Managing Older Gorillas at Zoo Atlanta www.ajc.com
  Georgia’s “Gorilla Haven”  for Misfits www.ajc.com
  Beardsley Zoo is Re-Accredited www.acorn-online.com
  New Children's Book on Zoos and Conservation www.zandavisitor.com
11/24 Conserving Important African Bird Habitat www.birdlife.org
  Howletts & Ragunan Zoo Exchange Primates www.thejakartapost.com
  Dolphin Speed Analysis news.rpi.edu
  Jaguar Dentistry at Phoenix Zoo www.azcentral.com
  Scripps Institution of Oceanography Dolphin Study scrippsnews.ucsd.edu
  Escherichia coli Bacteria Endangers Mountain Gorillas www.physorg.com
  Oakland Zoo Brings Back Zoolights www.insidebayarea.com
11/25 Expansion of Marghazar Zoo thepost.com.pk
  Woodland Park Keepers Raise Funds for AAZK Conference blog.seattlepi.nwsource.com
  Koala Communication Study on St Bees www.enn.com
  List the Northern Mexican Gartersnake www.epa.gov
  Conservation History of the Socorro Dove www.zandavisitor.com
  Sacramento Zoo Adds 2 California Bird Species www.sacbee.com
11/26 Memphis Zoo Gets Third Elephant www.commercialappeal.com
  San Diego Zoo Scientist Studies Arctic Polar Bears www.cbs8.com
  Tampa zoo president in trouble for dredging, other issues at park www.tampabay.com
  Climate Change Wiped Out Cave Bears www.enn.com 
  How the Turtle Got its Shell www.eurekalert.org
  Land Iguanas Threatened in Galapagos www.eurekalert.org
  Australian – German Team Perfects Elephant AI   www.theage.com.au
11/27 Rare Vietnamese Turtle is Saved news.google.com
11/29 Two Hyacinth Macaws Sent to Calgary Zoo www.canada.com
  Okapi from San Diego Moves to Denver Zoo www.9news.com
  Activists Are Misguided in LA Zoo Elephant Debate www.huffingtonpost.com
11/30 North Carolina Zoo Hopes to Expand www.news-record.com
  150 Whales Stranded on Australian Beach www.enn.com

December

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12/1 Wildlife Corridor Study www.eurekalert.org
  Lemur Virus Could Shed Light on AIDS www.eurekalert.org
  New Theory on Salmon / Sea Turtle Homing Instinct www.eurekalert.org
  LA Zoo’s New Pachyderm Forest Controversy www.latimes.com
  LA City Council Halts Work On Elephant Exhibit cbs2.com
  Regulating Minnesota Zoo Aquarium www.startribune.com
  Oregon Zoo Sets Thanksgiving Attendance Record www.theoutlookonline.com
  Beardsley Zoo’s Baby Ocelot is in Good Health www.connpost.com
12/2 Wildlife Phenology Program is Launched www.usgs.gov
  N Korean Leader Visits Pyongyang Zoo www.google.com
  Prairie Dogs Nearly Endangered www.rockymountainnews.com
  Cincinnati Zoo Severs Ties with Creation Museum www.courier-journal.com
  Poles Create New Elephant Playground www.thestate.com
  12 Days of Christmas at Naples Zoo www.zandavisitor.com
  New Sumatran Tiger Exhibit for Wild Animal Park www.signonsandiego.com
12/3 Celebrities, Economy Endanger LA Elephant Exhibit news.google.com
  Rare gorilla twins born in Uganda www.google.com
  Finding a Home for Knut www.timesonline.co.uk
  Celebrity Animals in Berlin Zoo www.timesonline.co.uk
  Balamuthia Amebic Encephalitis—California, 1999-2007 JAMA. 2008;300(21):2477-2479.  MMWR. 2008;57:768-771
  The Jackson Zoo Upgrades Security www.clarionledger.com
  Paignton Zoo Receives Award www.zandavisitor.com
  Paignton Zoo’s Bachelor Gorilla Group Grows www.zandavisitor.com
  £7,000 Donation to Bristol Zoo Primate Project www.zandavisitor.com
  Oregon Zoo's Wild World Tours Program www.zandavisitor.com
  California Forest Inventory www.fs.fed.us
  White Lemuroid Possum May be Global Warming’s First Victim www.news.com.au
  Miami Metrozoo’s Rainforest Opens Saturday www.miamiherald.com
12/4 Critical Habitat for 12 Species of Picture-wing Flies www.epa.gov
  Mexican Wolf Conservation Plan www.enn.com
  Protection for Alaskan Walrus Sought news.yahoo.com
  Putin Sends Tiger Cub to Russian Zoo en.rian.ru
  Construction Halted on Zoo Elephant Exhibit www.latimes.com
  Titus, Duke’s Oldest Lemur, Dies at 25 www.newsobserver.com
  Ban on Lead Ammunition in California Expanded www.latimes.com
  Lowry Park Zoo Chief Fined $46,036 www.tampabay.com
  Two More Condor Chicks Flying Over Grand Canyon www.fws.gov
12/5 Listing the Sacramento Mountains Checkerspot Butterfly www.epa.gov
  Second Sumatran Tiger Dies at Akron Zoo www.ohio.com
  Toledo Zoo’s “Lights Before Christmas” media.www.bgnews.com
  Confiscated Tiger Cubs Sent to Gladys Porter Zoo www.themonitor.com
  Hub City Zoo Works for AZA Accreditation www.hattiesburgamerican.com
  UN Designates Forest “Hotspots” www.enn.com
  Jane Goodall Named 2009 Year of Gorilla Patron www.enn.com
  UN Boosts Protection for Migratory Species news.yahoo.com
  New Population of Snub-Nosed Monkey www.sciencedaily.com
  Koala Joey Entertains San Diego Zoo Visitors www.imperialvalleynews.com
  Saving the Axolotyl Salamander www.sciencemag.org
  Hellbender Population is in Decline www.columbiamissourian.com
12/6 AZA Suspends Lowry Park Accreditation www2.tbo.com
12/7 AZA Revokes Memberships of Salisbury & Killmar www2.tbo.com
  Zoo Animal Superstars www.abcnews.go.com
  21 New Species are Endangered www.news24.com
12/8 Man ‘Visits’ SF Zoo Rhino Enclosure www.ktvu.com
  Blank Park Zoo Gets $500,000 Donation www.desmoinesregister.com
  Tanya Peterson  - SF Zoo Director www.sfgate.com
  Listing the Black-Breasted Puffleg Hummingbird www.epa.gov
  Climate Change May Be Killing Moose www.startribune.com
12/9 Fire Kills 30 Lemurs at Sanctuary news.bbc.co.uk
  Lake Superior Zoo Management Change www.duluthnewstribune.com
  Critical Habitat for Wintering Piping Plover www.epa.gov
  Beardsley Zoo Tiger Swap www.connpost.com
  Importance of Elephants at the LA Zoo (Essay) www.latimes.com
  Twycross Zoo Will Recycle Manure news.bbc.co.uk
  Panda Attacks Ocean Park Keeper www.telegraph.co.uk
  Nashville Zoo’s Tactile Safari www.zandavisitor.com
  Global Study of  Bird Clutch Size www.physorg.com
  Three Warty Pigs Born at Brevard Zoo www.floridatoday.com
  USFWS Increases Import/Export Wildlife Fees www.fws.gov
12/10 Endangered Species Candidate Notice of Review www.epa.gov
  Mother Rejects Newborn Gorilla at SF Zoo www.sfgate.com
  Lion from WAP Moves to Sacramento Zoo www.my58.com
  Flora in Tropical Areas is Suffering www.enn.com
12/11 Protections for the Gray Wolf www.epa.gov
  SF Zookeepers Seek Surrogate Gorilla Mom www.sfgate.com
  Central Florida Zoo Expands Recycling www.bizjournals.com
  Bobby the gorilla dies in London Zoo www.hamhigh.co.uk
  Climate Impact on Mountain Yellow-legged Frog www.enn.com
  TRAFFIC Exposes Asian Elephant Smuggling www.enn.com
  Orangutan Spontaneous Whistling www.genengnews.com
  Bush Administration Relaxes Endangered Species Rules www.usatoday.com
  Time Magazine: Zoos Bad for Elephants www.time.com
  2,000 Elephants Missing from Zakouma Park www.eurekalert.org
  New Classification for Hawaii’s Birds www.eurekalert.org
  AZA Criticizes Recent Elephant Report www.nytimes.com
  New Government Rule for Endangered Species www.nytimes.com
  Calgary Zoo Will Reopen Stingray Exhibit www.cbc.ca
  Cincinnati Zoo Andean Condors Release in Columbia www.upi.com
  Mice Threaten Critically Threatened Birds on Gough Island www.birdlife.org
  Pasturella Threatens Colorado Bighorn Sheep www.aspentimes.com
12/12 Zoo Atlanta Discontinues PandaCam www.ajc.com
  Dry Drowning of Baby Seal at Utica Zoo www.wktv.com
  Dwarf Crocodiles Split into 3 Species www.eurekalert.org
  Symposium on Obesity in Zoo Animals www.stltoday.com
  Avian Dancing www.nytimes.com
  Black-tailed Deer Dying in Oregon www.mailtribune.com
12/13 San Diego Zoo Negotiates New Rent Agreement for Pandas www.signonsandiego.com
  California Adopts Curbs on Greenhouse Gases www.latimes.com
12/14 Property Tax Helps Detroit Zoo www.freep.com
  Audit Condemns Lowry Park Zoo CEO www2.tbo.com
  Plan to Save Lake Superior Zoo www.duluthnewstribune.com
12/15 Dams, Roads and Development in Southeast Asia www.worldwildlife.org
  Southern California Marine Mammals Have High Levels of DDT and PCB’s newswirescribe.org
  Polar Bears Adapting to Global Warming www.eurekalert.org
  Houston Zoo Selects Agresso Management Software www.marketwatch.com
12/16 Review of 7 Listed Species www.epa.gov
  Amendment to ESA Interagency Cooperation Rules www.epa.gov
  Special Rule for the Polar Bear www.epa.gov
  Four Offshore Lease Sales in Polar Bear Habitat www.enn.com
  San Diego Zoo Partners with “Jump Associates” www.marketwatch.com
  Greater L.A. Zoo Association Comments on Elephants www.marketwatch.com
  Prospect Park Zoo’s Science Education Program www.brooklyneagle.com
  Endangered Species Coalition’s Top 10 List www.stopextinction.org
  Critical Habitat for the Alaskan Northern Sea Otter www.epa.gov
  Endangered Species Permit Requests www.epa.gov
  Chronic Wasting Disease in Colorado Mule Dear www.coloradodaily.com
12/17 NC Zoo TV Series Wins Award www.bizjournals.com
  Mexican Drug Lords Exotic Animals Seized www.azcentral.com
  Lehigh Valley Zoo May be Forced to Close www.mcall.com
  Native Birds May Not Recognize Introduced Predators www.physorg.com
  Portable System Enabes In Situ Detection Of Cetacean Hearing www.sciencedaily.com
  Plan to Save Florida Panther www.naplesnews.com
  Free-Range Research Sanctuaries for Chimpanzees blog.wired.com
12/18 Status Change for Canadian Lynx www.epa.gov
  Petition To List the African Penguin www.epa.gov
  Proposed Rule To List the Five Penguin Species www.epa.gov
  Listing the Southern Rockhopper Penguin in the Campbell Plateau www.epa.gov
  Pittsburgh’s African Bull Elephant Moves to ICC www.msnbc.msn.com
  Lion Kills Tiger at Jeonju Zoo www.koreatimes.co.kr
  Dynalectric San Diego Will “Wire” Elephant Odyssey www.businesswire.com
  National Zoo’s ZooLights Festival fredericksburg.com
  Salisbury is Asked to Resign www2.tbo.com
  Cornell Researcher Decodes Bird Songs www.news.cornell.edu
  Tasmanian Devil Research Setback www.theage.com.au
12/19 Culebra National Wildlife Refuge, Puerto Rico www.epa.gov
  Critical Habitat for the Quino Checkerspot Butterfly www.epa.gov
  Rangers Assess Toll of Congo Conflict www.sciencemag.org
  Contingency Plan Requirement for Animals Regulated Under the Animal Welfare Act www.aphis.usda.gov
12/22 Baby Animals Born in 2008 abcnews.go.com
  Bees Protect Crops from Caterpillars www.sciencenow.sciencemag.org
  Baby Orang Thrives at Milwaukee Zoo www.jsonline.com
12/23 Africa’s Oldest Chimp Dies dsc.discovery.com
  Hantavirus Found in San Diego www.sandiego6.com
12/24 Neanderthal Extinction Due to Competition Not Climate Change www.plosone.org
  Listing Three Foreign Bird Species From Latin America and the Caribbean www.epa.gov
12/26 Coral Reef Comeback After Tsunami www.eurekalert.org
  Sumatran Rhino Taken to Sabah Refuge www.physorg.com
12/29 Grazing Animals Spread Plant Disease www.physorg.com
  Zoo Chimp Survives Respiratory Ailment news.scotsman.com
  Elephants in North American Zoos www.philly.com
  Nashville Zoo Offers Tactile Experience for Visitors www.knoxnews.com
  Taiwan Pandamania Crashes Web Site www.stuff.co.nz
  Brookfield Zoo’s Panamanian Golden Frog Project abclocal.go.com
  Cheetah Fossil Controversy news.nationalgeographic.com
12/30 Listing the Ribbon Seal as Threatened or Endangered www.epa.gov
  Thieves Steal 5 Primates from French Zoo www.google.com
  New Salisbury Zoo Director www.delmarvanow.com
  Santa Ana Zoo Plans $1 million Giant Anteater Exhibit www.ocregister.com
  Calgary Zoo’s Green Greenhouses calgary.ctv.ca
  California Sues to Block New ESA Regulations www.nytimes.com
  Final Assessment Report on California Sea Otters www.fws.gov
  Nonprofits in a Tough Economy www.enn.com
  Protest Against Indian Tiger Reserve www.enn.com
12/31 WCS Works to Create Penguin Preserve in Argentina www.physorg.com
  California Condor Sighting in Utah www.sltrib.com
  Lowry Zoo's Deputy Director Takes Charge www.tampabay.com
  Endangered and Threatened Species Permit Applications www.epa.gov
  New Breeding Ground for Right Whales www.sciencedaily.com
  Rosamond Gifford Zoo Euthanizes Mandrill www.cnylink.com
  Columbus Zoo's Gorilla Surrogacy Program www.snponline.com
  Chester Zoo Uses Thermal Imaging to Monitor Baby Rhino www.telegraph.co.uk