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Environment-trashing “game” meat has no place in England’s food strategy

Image credit: Gary Noon, Creative Commons Sometimes you see media campaigns and policy stances so ill-conceived, so clearly counterproductive, that you have to wonder what the person who came up…
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If we're going to help save elephants, we need to get our own house in order

There is, doing the rounds, a petition against poaching elephants. I signed it. But I wanted to add this footnote. I am not a cultural relativist. If something is wrong in one…
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Save the beavers of the Tay

By Louise Ramsay Scottish Natural Heritage is planning to round up a free population of native beavers from the Tay catchment and put them in zoos. Beavers - wiped out…
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Wildlife agency may kill wild native beavers

A gnawful - by Louise Ramsay Free Beavers of the Tay under Threat of Deportation In a sadly typical example of human greed, the European beaver was hunted to extinction…
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