10 Jan '12, 4pm

On Our Radar: A New Snake: A snake found in a heavily logged area of eastern Tanzania is likely to be classifie...

Wildlife Conservation Society The Matilda’s horned viper. The Wildlife Conservation Society reports the discovery of a striking snake , the Matilda’s horned viper, in eastern Tanzania. Its habitat, estimated at only a few square miles, is already severely degraded from logging and the manufacture of charcoal, the group says, and the species is likely to be classified as critically endangered. The Australian government complains to Japan after a whaling ship pursues the mother ship of antiwhaling activists into Australia’s territorial waters. On Sunday, activists from the group were restrained after they boarded a different Japanese whaling vessel as part of a protest. The Japanese authorities said they would be released without charges. [News.com.au] During oral arguments, some Supreme Court justices question the tactics used by the Environmental Protection Agency to penal...

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Green Blog: On Our Radar: A New Snake

green.blogs.nytimes.com 10 Jan '12, 5pm

Wildlife Conservation Society The Matilda’s horned viper. The Wildlife Conservation Society reports the discovery of a str...

This newly discovered viper is so endangered that conservationists are keeping its habitat secret

This newly discovered viper is so endangered th...

grist.org 10 Jan '12, 8pm

This newly discovered snake species , named Matilda's Horned Viper after the discoverer's 7-year-old daughter, lives in Ta...

On Our Radar: Arctic Oil Discovery

green.blogs.nytimes.com 09 Jan '12, 5pm

Statoil, the Norwegian oil company, reports a second big oil discovery in the Barents Sea in less than a year, brightening...

Property in Auckland, New Zealand

tankinlian.blogspot.com 13 Jan '12, 6am

Sophisticated property investors buy foreign properties from established, well known international estate agencies, not fr...

Snake Entangled & Dying in Garden: After-Dark Rescue by Determined Man | Care2 Causes

Snake Entangled & Dying in Garden: After-Dark R...

care2.com 05 Jan '12, 7am

Written by Steve O’Neil of EarthShine Nature Programs Late one summer evening I received a wildlife rescue call from a man...