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Octopus farming turns my stomach – but are some species really more worthy than others? | Elle Hunt
I haven’t eaten octopus in years, yet being smart shouldn’t make them exceptions. All animals need protection from unnecessary suffering, says journalist Elle Hunt

Elle Hunt

30, Mar, 2023 @9:02 AM

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A rare parasite is killing California sea otters – is cat poop runoff to blame?
The bodies of four furry swimmers tested positive for a strain of toxoplasmosis first seen in mountain lions

Dani Anguiano

30, Mar, 2023 @5:00 AM

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Butterflywatch: brimstone appears early after dry and sunny February
Cold weather in March has forced a retreat but a run of warm days will see the brimstones reappear

Patrick Barkham

30, Mar, 2023 @5:00 AM

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Fears for UK butterfly numbers after die-off in 2022 heatwave
Evidence that drought cut late-summer hatchings raises fears that delayed effect of caterpillar die-off will be seen this year

Patrick Barkham

29, Mar, 2023 @11:50 PM

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Top 10 stories about wolves
Writers including Angela Carter, Karen Russell and Jiang Rong have looked into the eyes of an animal that roams widely through our stories and stalks our collective imagination

Erica Berry

29, Mar, 2023 @11:43 AM

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‘A second chance’: Peru sanctuaries help rescued monkeys back into the wild
At two wildlife centres in the Madre de Dios region, the victims of illegal mining activities embark on a long journey of rehabilitation

Izzy Sasada

29, Mar, 2023 @5:30 AM

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Poole harbour oil spill washes up on wildlife haven Brownsea Island
Exclusive: National Trust concerned at danger to rich mix of ecosystems including lagoon, woodland, salt marsh and reedbed

Jamie Grierson

28, Mar, 2023 @6:58 PM

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‘We’ve seen oiled birds’: fears for protected wetlands after Poole harbour spill
RSPB sounds alarm over Arne peninsula, one of UK’s most heavily protected natural areas

Jamie Grierson

28, Mar, 2023 @5:00 AM

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Poole harbour oil spill has potential to cause substantive damage
Area supports an abundance of species, from rare and endangered birds to seagrass meadows

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

27, Mar, 2023 @2:07 PM

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Tasmanian tiger may have survived into the 2000s, new analysis suggests
Last known thylacine died in 1936 but new research suggesting the animals may have survived longer in the wild ‘relies on a lot of maybes’, expert says

Graham Readfearn

27, Mar, 2023 @7:57 AM

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Country diary: The dawn chorus here begins with a quack | Charlie Elder
West Dartmoor, Devon: They’re my harbingers of spring – a pair of mallards that arrive in the garden to nibble on the grain beneath the bird feeders

Charlie Elder

27, Mar, 2023 @4:30 AM

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The Guardian view on how Covid began: look to the future | Editorial
Editorial: The row over whether the pandemic started with a lab leak is growing. But the most important question is what we do now


26, Mar, 2023 @5:25 PM

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