Federal funds for a Nevada-based desert tortoise conservation center are running dry and wildlife officials plan …
If we euthanize him, are we robbing him of 30 years? It doesn’t seem fair to euthanize them just because the tortoises are sick and someone ran out of money.” Desert tortoises have made their rocky homes in Utah, …
Marci Henson of the county's Desert Conservation Program estimated about 2 percent of those are euthanized after developing respiratory problems. Ignoring the urban and suburban populations of the tortoise to call it …
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August 29, 2013 (San Diego) – Earlier this week, Associated Press ran a story which stated, “Federal funds …
Federal funds are running out at a desert conservation reserve, and officials plan to euthanize hundreds of the tortoises they’ve been caring for since the animals were added to the endangered species list in 1990. LAS …
Hundreds of desert tortoises living in a sprawling conservation reserve near Las Vegas will soon be relocated to places that will support their recovery. The vulnerable species, which for years lived a peaceful, sheltered …
Greetings to my fellow tortoise lovers! As I go about my daily duties caring for the tortoises in the medical pavilion at the San Diego Zoo’s Desert Tortoise Conservation ... A few cases had to be humanely …
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Officials said they plan to close down the 220-acre wildlife reserve in the coming months and euthanize desert tortoises they have been taking care of since 1990, according to a special report by the Associated Press …
Months before the heated contention between the Bureau of Land Management and Nevada cattle rancher Cliven Bundy, purportedly over protecting an endangered species of desert tortoise ... Officials expect to euthanize
Federal funds are running out at the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center and officials plan to close the site and euthanize hundreds of the tortoises they've been caring for since the animals were added to the endangered …