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Celestún, Mexico

Celestún is in the state of Yucatán, and is near the Parque Natural del Flamenco Mexicano (also known as the “Celestun Biosphere Reserve”), a wetland reserve that is the winter home to vast flocks of flamingos, as well as many herons and other bird species.

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Lawsuit Challenges Ownership Of Seattle Elephants

SEATTLE (AP) — Activists are suing to challenge the Woodland Park Zoo’s ownership of two Seattle elephants that are to be moved to the Oklahoma City Zoo. 137 more words


Devils at Cradle

If you’ve been to Cradle Mountain and driven past Devils at Cradle without stopping, then you’ve missed a truly special experience. Devils at Cradle is situated just before the entrance to Cradle Mountain National Park. 458 more words

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Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary

Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary focuses on the conservation education of big cats. A sanctuary is typically known as a place where animals are protected from hunting. According to the staff at Jukani, however, a true sanctuary should also “be a place of refuge to protect them from much more than hunting and/or the petting trade.” The Sanctuary tries its best to provide animals with the most natural habitats possible, with more than adequate space. 441 more words


Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary – Explore the sanctuary with several species

India is a country that along with its diverse cultural heritage also boasts of rich wildlife reserves. It has hundreds of wildlife sanctuaries and National parks that protect the region’s rich and beautiful flora and fauna. 330 more words


Residents up in arms over blocking of public access to beach

The lack of public beach access to a wildlife sanctuary has fed-up East Oahu homeowners taking matters into their own hands. But some of their neighbors are wondering if it’s gone too far, or if what they’re doing is legal. 343 more words


Elephant Sanctuary in...Tennessee?

Elephants in Tennessee? Yes, it’s true. Some fine and resourceful folks have acquired acreage there to create a sanctuary for rescued elephants. Tennessee is the state of my birth, incidentally. 173 more words