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European Parliament Offers to Help India Save Wild Tigers

European Parliament Offers to Help India Save Wild Tigers

BRUSSELS, Belgium, September 24, 2008 (ENS) – In advance of the Europe-India summit in Marseille next Monday, the European Parliament today passed a resolution calling on both parties to renew efforts to save the wild tiger, and to place the issue on the summit agenda. The resolution calls on both Europe and India to redouble…

Asian Longhorned Beetles Invade Massachusetts

Asian Longhorned Beetles Invade Massachusetts

ALBANY, New York, September 19, 2008 (ENS) – New York State environmental officials are preparing to send a team of trained state forestry staffers to help Massachusetts survey and quantify the extent of damage caused by the Asian longhorned beetle, Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Pete Grannis announced today. A large invasion of the destructive,…