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Fri Aug 18, 2017, 07:51 PM

Gone Forever? 8 Animals We Said Goodbye to in 2016


BY THE RAINFOREST SITE (Turning off your adblocker just for this site helps raise funds for THE RAINFOREST SITE)

Every year more and more species teeter on the edge of extinction, and every year several tip over into the void. The year of 2016 wasn’t an exception. Here are a few of the species that disappeared forever at the end of the year.


8. BRAMBLE CAY MELOMYS


Government of Queensland


The Bramble Cay melomys is a small mouse-like mammal that lives exclusively on Bramble Cay, a small island in the Great Barrier Reef. It’s characterized by a long tail featuring bulbous protrusions, the purpose of which is unknown. Climate change and rising sea levels caused habitat loss and the eventual extinction of this animal.

FULL list: http://blog.therainforestsite.com/cs-extinct-animals/?

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Omaha Steve Aug 2017 OP
pansypoo53219 Aug 2017 #1
Duppers Aug 2017 #2
Beringia Aug 2017 #3
Duppers Aug 2017 #4
Beringia Aug 2017 #5
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greyl Aug 2017 #6
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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Fri Aug 18, 2017, 09:57 PM

1. damn. a leopard.

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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Sat Aug 19, 2017, 02:06 AM

2. Heartless, disgusting, unnecessary

Along with this:

400,000 Coyotes Are Killed in the U.S. Each Year… The Reason Why Will Make You Livid

http://blog.therainforestsite.com/killing-coyotes/


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Response to Duppers (Reply #2)

Sat Aug 19, 2017, 02:42 AM

3. Project Coyote specializes in trying to protect Coyotes, you might be interested




http://www.projectcoyote.org/

Also I have a webpage on them, click on links twice to get through the pop-ups. (These pop-ups just started and I can't get rid of them)

http://www.angelfire.com/dragon2/leavesandtrees/hunted/coyote/coyote1.html

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Response to Beringia (Reply #3)

Sat Aug 19, 2017, 03:03 AM

4. Wow! Thank you so much.



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Response to Duppers (Reply #4)

Sat Aug 19, 2017, 03:04 AM

5. You're welcome!

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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Sat Aug 19, 2017, 04:15 AM

6. k

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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Sat Aug 19, 2017, 04:40 AM

7. Environmental issues have never been given the priority

that they should have been given for decades, it's way way too late.

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