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Climate Change Should Be Considered For Iberian Lynx Conservation
2013-07-22 04:24:37

The most endangered species of cat on Earth will die out within the next five decades unless current conservation plans are updated to account for the effects of climate change.

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2011-08-23 11:47:23

The Iberian lynx, one of the most endangered cats in the world and Europe’s most endangered carnivore, may not be doomed by its small population size.

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2010-05-20 06:05:00

Scientists from Spain announced Wednesday that they have cloned a fighting bull for the first time.

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2010-03-09 14:42:09

Conservationist groups are reporting that the world's top endangered species of feline is facing a new challenge -- Chronic Kidney Disease (CDK).

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2009-09-17 13:33:56

Spanish scientists have developed a model to identify the agricultural areas with the greatest potential for restoring the habitat of the Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus), which is at risk of extinction.

2008-10-06 21:00:17

One in four of the world's mammals are at risk of extinction, conservationists meeting in Spain direly warned Monday.

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2005-03-09 07:35:00

The Iberian lynx, a big cat found only in Spain and Portugal, remains "critically endangered" and is at risk of becoming the first large feline to become extinct since pre-historic times, a conservation group warned in a new study.


Latest Iberian Lynx Reference Libraries

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2007-01-19 12:44:27

The Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis) is a close relative of the Eurasian Lynx. The Canada Lynx is more similar to the Bobcat than to the Eurasian Lynx. This cat is found in northern forests across almost all of Canada and Alaska. In addition there are large lynx populations in Montana, Idaho and Washington. The Canada Lynx is rare in Utah, Minnesota, and New England. Reintroduction efforts in Colorado have been ongoing since 1999, with the first wild-born kittens confirmed in 2003. There...

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2007-01-19 12:42:25

The Iberian Lynx (Lynx pardinus, sometimes Felis pardina) - sometimes referred to as the Spanish Lynx. It used to be often miss-classified as a subspecies of the Eurasian Lynx, but it is now regarded as a separate species. While the Eurasian Lynx bears rather pallid markings, the Iberian Lynx has distinctive, leopard-like spots. The Iberian Lynx is smaller than its northern relative. It does not usually hunt animals larger than hares and rabbits as its main prey. However, as the population...

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Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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