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New Protected Areas For Dolphins Declared
2012-02-17 04:17:55

The Government of Bangladesh recently declared three new wildlife sanctuaries for endangered freshwater dolphins in the world's largest mangrove ecosystem – the Sundarbans, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) whose conservation work helped pinpoint the locations of the protected areas.

2011-08-17 00:00:30

Urgent action needed to save critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphin Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 Irrawaddy dolphin numbers have declined to just 85 in Southeast Asia’s Mekong River, leading researchers to conclude that the population is at high risk of extinction, a new World Wildlife Fund (WWF) survey revealed.

2011-02-21 19:59:00

KUCHING, Sarawak, Malaysia, February 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Government of Sarawak is intensifying wildlife conservation and protection activities as part of its commitment to sustainable development.

2010-02-11 17:43:00

VANCOUVER, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Western Coal Corp.

2009-12-03 08:00:00

VANCOUVER, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Western Coal Corp (TSX: WTN, WTN.WT and WTN.DB and AIM: WTN) ("Western" or "Company"), announces that it has completed the sale of AGD Mining Pty Ltd ("AGD") to Mandalay Resources Corporation (TSXV: MND) ("Mandalay").

2009-10-06 18:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mandalay Media, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MNDL) announced today Mr. Aaron will be resigning his posts as President and CEO of Twistbox and Director of Mandalay Media, Inc. effective October 7, 2009 to pursue other interests. "Mr.


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2007-03-19 15:14:21

The Gharial, Gavialis gangeticus, is one of two surviving members of the family Gavialidae. The Gharial (also known as gavial) is found in small numbers in India and other small populations in the Kaladan and Ayeyarwady River basins in Myanmar. Most gharials are adapted to calmer areas in deep fast moving rivers. They rarely leave the water and do so only to bask in the sun or nest on sandbanks near the river. The gharial is the second-longest of all living crocodilians. A large male can...

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scriggle
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.
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