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Daemon
Posted: Sunday, January 4, 2015 5:00:00 AM
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Bear, Wolves Thriving in Europe

Large predator species, long considered vulnerable, are now rebounding in Europe, according to a new study in the journal Science. Europe has twice the number of gray wolves as the United States, with more than 12,000 of them spread among 28 different countries. Even more widespread is the brown bear, whose population numbers more than 17,000 among 22 different countries. Both animals can be found around 10 major population centers in Europe. The study also highlights thriving populations of Eurasian lynx and wolverines. More...
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excellent animal preservation is important
Barnacle Barney Bill
Posted: Sunday, January 4, 2015 1:29:57 PM

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This is remarkable. I would have predicted that the facts of the matter would be the opposite.
I am pleased that there is hope for the large predators to survive. I think the easy availability of guns in the USA may have some negative impact on large animal populations. The attached link
is cruel and disturbing.
http://http://outthere.bangordailynews.com/2014/02/28/outdoor-recreation/moose-attack-or-needless-slaughter-video-raises-ethical-questions/
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