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Giant tortoise believed extinct for 100 years spotted in Galápagos An adult female Chelonoidis phantasticus has been discovered 113 years after the only other living member of the species was found Conservation Environment
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Lost and found: telling the stories of rediscovered species Reporting on nature is often about extinction, decline and loss. But this isn’t the full picture. The Lost and Found project brings to life ... Environment UK World
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The teen conservationist with a plan to save hen harriers from persecution Environmental blogger and campaigner Findlay Wilde, 15, was shocked to hear about the illegal killing of hen harriers, one of the UK’s most ... Written in partnership with Ecotricity
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Can remembering lost species inspire conservationists of the future? Acknowledging their loss is painful, but could celebrating animals that have vanished encourage us to protect wildlife in the modern world? ... Environment

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