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Flamingos surprisingly settle in Ayvalık

Flamingos surprisingly settle in Ayvalık

Flamingos, which generally take shelter in Lake Tuz and İzmir’s Çamaltı salt marsh in Turkey, have been coming to the popular Turkish tourism resort town of Ayvalık in the western province of Muğla since the beginning of spring.

Comment(s) 3/22/2015

Rare goose species  seen again after gap

Rare goose species seen again after gap

The lesser white-fronted goose (Anser Erythropus), which was seen for the last time in Turkey in 1997, has been photographed in the Kızılırmak delta, located within the borders of the Bafra, 19 Mayıs and Alaçam districts in the northern province of Samsun

Comment(s) 2/16/2015

Turkish man pardons amputee chicken, treats it with prosthetic leg

Turkish man pardons amputee chicken, treats it with prosthetic leg

'Many people told me: ‘It’s just a chicken, what are you going to do with it? It’s only worth 20 Turkish Liras; why don’t you eat it?'

Comment(s) 3/13/2015

New Turkish anti-fur campaign: Take off your fur, wear your conscience!

New Turkish anti-fur campaign: Take off your fur, wear your conscience!

Famous faces appear in a new anti-fur campaign film produced by an animal rights organization and the Production Team of Turkey

Comment(s) 2/4/2015

Gigantic ancient arthropod was really 'a very peaceful guy'

Gigantic ancient arthropod was really 'a very peaceful guy'

Scientists announced the discovery in southeastern Morocco of beautifully preserved fossils of a huge arthropod - the group that includes crabs, scorpions, insects, spiders, centipedes and more - that lived 480 million years ago.

Comment(s) 3/12/2015

16 sea turtles released back into natural habitat in southern Turkey

16 sea turtles released back into natural habitat in southern Turkey

Sixteen sea turtles have so far been released back into their natural habitat after being treated at Turkey’s first ever sea turtle medical center, in the Mezitli district of the southern province of Mersin

Comment(s) 1/29/2015

Blue whales 'switch on' Antarctic song

Blue whales 'switch on' Antarctic song

A team of Australian and New Zealand researchers has tracked scores of blue whales off Antarctica, eavesdropping as the world's largest animals began their rumbling song, which can be detected 750 kilometres (465 miles) away

Comment(s) 3/11/2015

Vultures found mysteriously poisoned, dead in eastern Turkey

Vultures found mysteriously poisoned, dead in eastern Turkey

Seven vultures were found poisoned by activists in one week in the Tuzluca district of the eastern province of Iğdır. Five of the wild birds died.

Comment(s) 1/26/2015

Hundreds of starving koalas legally killed in Australia

Hundreds of starving koalas legally killed in Australia

Close to 700 koalas have been killed off by authorities in southeastern Australia because overpopulation led to the animals starving, an official said on March 4, sparking claims of mismanagement

Comment(s) 3/4/2015

Dead baby dolphin found spearfished, burnt, cut in Turkey’s Bodrum province

Dead baby dolphin found spearfished, burnt, cut in Turkey’s Bodrum province

A dead baby dolphin has been found spearfished, cut and burned, in the western Turkish province of Bodrum.

Comment(s) 1/26/2015

Wild panda population up nearly 17 percent

Wild panda population up nearly 17 percent

China’s population of wild giant pandas jumped nearly 17 percent over a decade, state media reported, citing an official survey, with conservation measures credited as being behind the increase

Comment(s) 3/2/2015

Poaching victim rhino gives birth

Poaching victim rhino gives birth

Thandi the rhinoceros was left for dead by poachers nearly three years ago, meant to be among the 600 rhino killed in South Africa in 2012

Comment(s) 1/15/2015

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