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Victory for Sustainable Use of Elephants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Safari Club International June 14, 2007 The Hague, Netherlands - The commercial sales of elephant ivory stocks will be allowed after a compromise was reached following nearly two weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations at the Convention

Great Video

Both friends who sent me this were greatly offended by these antics. Neither, however, had IDed the fish as silver carp (now being used as baitfish in some Midwestern waters). Personally, I can't think of a better use for these aliens than shooting them

Netted whale hit by lance a century ago

I am highly skeptical of the conclusion because the Eskimos were using this same ancient equipment as recently as the 1980s. Maybe they're still using it. I wrote about this outrage in my first book--"Don't Blame the Indians--Native Americans

Synchronous Rise and Fall of Cod Stocks Points to Environmental Factors in Decline

A study of decades of population estimates for the various cod stocks off Canada and New England shows that the stocks grew and declined at about the same time, revealing that environmental factors played a stronger role than previously thought in the collapse