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By Bookmarklet On Friday, December 16th, 2016

Harbourmaster in trouble over orca rescue would do it again – National – NZ Herald News

Whitianga harbourmaster Matthew Collicott was stood down from his operational duties after he and others rescued the killer whale overnight on Wednesday. Photo / Courtesy of Boom SailingLatest breaking news articles, More...

By Lauren St. Germain On Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Rescuers struggle to save blue heron with fishing line wrapped around its beak | WTVC

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn — A photo posted to Facebook by Heather Sutherland shows a blue heron with fishing line wrapped around its beak. The blue heron was perched on a pier near the Chickamauga Dam. Both the TWRA More...

By Bookmarklet On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Goose stranded in Regina after electrical shocking rescued by firefighters – Saskatchewan – CBC News

Some firefighters and wildlife rescuers were sent on a wild-goose chase after one bird couldn’t seem to follow her fellow geese south for the winter. The Salthaven West Wildlife Rehabilitation More...

By Bookmarklet On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Moose rescued after falling through ice in Shediac – New Brunswick – CBC News

Shediac, N.B., firefighters rescued a young moose that had fallen through the ice in the Shediac River Saturday morning. Half a dozen volunteer firefighters arrived at the river at 9:45 a.m. They used More...

By John Wesley Chisholm On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Pet a dead shark and climb aboard an icebreaker at BIO’s open house – Nova Scotia – CBC News

Aspiring ocean scientists and members of the public will get a rare opportunity to tour Canada’s largest ocean science research centre this weekend. The Bedford Institute of Oceanography only opens its doors More...

By John Wesley Chisholm On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Ontario Muskrat To Get A Crowdfunded Autopsy

Entry Text BOWMANVILLE, Ont. — An Ontario wildlife rescue centre that collected donations for an extensively injured muskrat says the animal has died but some of the funds raised will pay for More...

By John Wesley Chisholm On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Birthday girl asks for gifts for Hope for Wildlife

NEW GLASGOW – Adreanna MacIntyre wanted to do something special for her birthday this month. Hand-made signs in front of her home on High Street in New Glasgow tell much of the story; they ask for More...

By Jeremy Hance On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Five rangers die in grim month for wildlife protectors | Environment | The Guardian

The burial of Kasereka Matendere Mwana Zaire, a ranger for Virunga National Park who drowned after his boat capsized. Two others were killed as well. Photograph: Ranger Bantu (IDPE) Five wildlife rangers and three More...

By Bookmarklet On Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Zelda the zonkey’s strange trip from American peril to a Canadian haven – CBC

Zelda the zonkey was supposed to die, but a kind-hearted Nova Scotian rescued the animal and offered her a new life in Canada.  Zelda is a hybrid of a male zebra who mated with a female donkey More...

By Bookmarklet On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

The Mysterious Disappearance of Keith Davis

The unsettling disappearance of a fisheries observer sparks questions about safety on the high seas and the fate of the fish stocks observers attempt to monitor. by Sarah Tory Published January 4, 2017 I. A More...