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Emerald Spectre haunts Ontario's ash forests
...sex County and extends to include the entire lower peninsula
in Michigan and much of northern Indiana and Ohio. "It's not just an Ontario or Canadian problem. Even if we're able to contain it here, it could come across at Sarnia or at Sault Ste. Marie. It's a case where we need, and are getting, internationa...
Wolves are suffering less from inbreeding than expected
...ed. The wolf was exterminated in the Scandinavian peninsula
by the 1960-ies. The present Scandinavian population of approximately 150 animals was founded by three immigrants from the larger Russian-Finnish population; a pair around 1980 and a single male ten years later. With so few individuals founding the p...
Antarctic warming to reduce animals at base of ecosystem, shift some penguin populations southward
...movement of penguin populations southward down the peninsula
as sea ice lessens along its margins," Lyons said. "Gentoo and chinstrap penguins are shifting south into areas now populated by adelie penguins, and the adelies are being forced further south, all because of the change in sea ice." A decrease in...