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Land iguanas reintroduced to Galapagos island

1,436 Galapagos land iguanas have been reintroduced to Santiago Island after being absent for almost 200 years. The release comes as part of a project to increase numbers of these endemic iguana, and as a wider initiative to restore the biodiversity of Santiago. The land iguanas (Conolophus subcristatus) were transferred from North Seymour Island at the end of last year

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SeaWorld to end orca breeding programme

After heavy criticism which has escalated over the past few years, SeaWorld has finally made the decision to discontinue its controversial breeding programme. Published today in the Los Angeles Times CEO of SeaWorld Said, “We are proud of contributing to the evolving understanding of one of the world’s largest marine mammals. Now we need to respond to the attitudinal change that

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