As October approaches, it is that time again, time for the now twice-yearly extravaganza known as the “Wildest Show in the South”. The famous/infamous Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola Prison Rodeo, a tradition that spans nearly 50 years.
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Hidden problem of ‘ghost gear’: the abandoned fishing nets clogging up oceans Over the weekend, boats, helicopters and airplanes searched up and down the southern California coast, hoping to rescue an 80ft blue whale spotted entangled in a 200ft fishing line. Exact numbers are unknown, but the National Marine Fisheries…
YOUR CONVENIENCE IS THEIR EXTINCTION “People are basically using the oceans as their trash cans,” Christian Waters told Refinery29. “I thought, maybe I can make a difference and try to create something that will help people change their lives and change how they act towards the creatures in the sea.”
Ten Years Since Katrina: A Meditation on New Orleans We are black and alive, still, despite what the pictures say.
SeaWorld sees profits plunge 84% as customers desert controversial park.
Cecil, Hwange, Zimbabwe 2014 Cecil The Lion, complete Guardian coverage Until the Story of the hunt is told by the Lion, the tale of the hunt will always glorify the hunter. – African Proverb
Stray alligator found wandering the streets of New York City has died “…people are enchanted by tiny alligators only to lose interest as they grow. “There is this misconception that zoos will take them,” he said. “They can’t be released. They can’t be let go. It’s really sad.’ ‘ ***