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Decem­ber 2014

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New study links neurological disorders in captive felids to improper diet
News zoos

New study links neu­ro­log­i­cal dis­or­ders in cap­tive felids to improper diet

San Diego Zoo polar bear being conditioned to wear accelerometer
News zoos

San Diego Zoo polar bear being con­di­tioned to wear accelerometer

Large predators recover – share landscape with humans in Europe
News biodiversity

Large preda­tors recover – share land­scape with humans in Europe

Pygmy seahorse, masters of camouflage
News biodiversity

Pygmy sea­horse, mas­ters of camouflage

Tinkering with the Tao of pandas, they're not so picky after all
News biodiversity

Tin­ker­ing with the Tao of pan­das, they’re not so picky after all

Wildcats born in the Netherlands in the wild
News biodiversity

Wild­cats born in the Nether­lands in the wild

Snow leopard cub taken from wild will be used for educational purposes in Pakistan
News zoos

Snow leop­ard cub taken from wild will be used for edu­ca­tional pur­poses in Pakistan

Ancestor of horses and rhinos originated in India while it was still an island
News evolution

Ances­tor of horses and rhi­nos orig­i­nated in India while it was still an island

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Goal: 7000 tigers in the wild

Tiger range countries map

Tiger map” (CC BY 2.5) by Sander­son et al., 2006.

about zoos and their mis­sion regard­ing breed­ing endan­gered species, nature con­ser­va­tion, bio­di­ver­sity and edu­ca­tion, which of course relates to the evo­lu­tion of species.
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