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Romulus Man Gets Prison For Trafficking Protected Wildlife

A Michigan man has been sentenced to five months in prison for his role in a South Florida wildlife trafficking operation that included the poaching of baby alligators.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2014

A Little Brown Bat (credit: istock)

Fungal Disease Fatal To Bats Spreads To Michigan, Half Of US

“We face the loss of multiple bat species and the benefits they provide to our ecosystems and our people.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

Black bear.
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Macomb County Man Charged In Illegal Black Bear Killing

Witnesses said that the bear was shot and left to die in the woods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2014

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Mounted Wolverine Exhibit Taking Final Lap Before Retiring

Michigan’s lone wild wolverine — the first confirmed since the 1800s — is taking a farewell tour.

CBS Detroit–12/27/2013

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2 Mich. Men Charged With Wildlife Crimes In Fla.

An indictment says the scheme lasted at least three years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2013

13-year-old Caylee Kapa

Teen Bitten By Rattlesnake At Stoney Creek

A 13-year-old Madison Heights girl is on the mend after two days in intensive care this week

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2013

Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Gateway (Credit: fws.gov)

Officials Plan More Cooperation On Conservation

Those involved said the land will be managed with the “spirit and intent” of a 2001 agreementthat led to the creation of the International Wildlife Refuge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2013

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Former Strip Club Transforming Into Butterfly Sanctuary

Volunteers in one Michigan community are hoping memories of a strip club and adult bookstore will soon be replaced with fluttering butterflies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2013

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Monitoring Efforts To Keep Eye On Michigan Osprey

The DNR says GPS tracking units are being placed on several of the birds.

07/30/2013

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Two-Headed Shark Identified By MSU Scientists

Scientists at Michigan State University have confirmed the discovery of the world’s first-ever, two-headed bull shark.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2013

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