Endangered Species Whaling Commission
1,269 wordsThe Makah Indian Whaling: Indigenous Right or For hundreds of centuries, the Makah Indians have revolved their culture and traditions around whaling. It has been part of their tradition as long as the tribe has ever existed. In the early part of this century the Makah voluntarily abandoned the whale hunt in recognition of the precarious situation of the gray whale. When the whale was listed as an endangered species in 1969 the hunt was officially banned. The Makah were formally forced to give up...
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Oil And Gas Endangered Species
648 wordsA half-dozen conservation organizations today plan to file a petition under a little-known state law seeking to have Cook Inlet beluga whales Conservation groups filed a request to have the whales listed as a federal endangered species this spring. The National Marine Fisheries Service has until next spring to make a decision on that request, but representatives for the groups said they decided to seek a state designation under Alaska's Endangered Species law to add another layer Jack Sterne, an...
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Endangered Species Human Cloning
1,146 wordsGod created a man, and from one of his ribs, he created a woman. Then, the two of them created a new life. This was all naturally done. It was God's most wonderful creation. Cloning brings up a life dilemma. Cloning puts in a single or a group of individuals the power of creating and granting life. And this is done by basically duplicating one individual, by creating a twin of somebody else. Furthermore, cloning is a life dilemma because it makes the whole human race to choose one more time betw...
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Nerve Tissue Endangered Species
1,157 wordsCloning has many more advantages than disadvantages. The definition of cloning is to duplicate an organism. Through cloning, you could help thousands of people and animals. Cloning can totally reduce organ donor lists. Cloning can also bring back endangered species. "Advanced cloning is going to happen, just as long as somebody can fund it, " says Dr. Esterverks, a biology teacher at Nantucket High School. This quote almost makes cloning undebatable because cloning appears to be inevitable. Deba...
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Endangered Species Human Beings
810 wordsCloning is the production of duplicate copies of genetic materials, cells, or entire multi-cellular living materials. For years cloning had only been a fantasy, but with new scientific research cloning can be very successful. Because there are so many advantages in areas like agriculture, medicine, and biological research in producing genetically identical organisms, artificial cloning has become the focus of attention with scientists today. "At last there is hope of saving endangered species. W...
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Animals And Plants Endangered Species
1,691 wordsOne issue that has been a controversy is the preservation of endangered species. Ever since the 1960 's, scientists have been fighting for laws and acts to protect animals and plants in keeping them in good health and their populations high in numbers. The problem is animals and plants are having trouble surviving in today's world which leads them to be classified as endangered or threatened. Endangered, meaning animals or plants with little population that the species could soon become extinct ...
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The Bald Eagle As An Endangered Species
1,344 wordsThe bald eagle is the most well known endangered species because it is the nation's symbol. It is suppose to stand for freedom and the American way, but if we allow the bald eagle to become extinct how can we let something that doesn't exist anymore stand for freedom and the American way. Being the symbol of the nation, the bald eagle was put on the endangered species list faster than most species. When the bald eagle reached its low point in the 1960 's (400 pairs), it was put on the endangered...
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Endangered Species Wild Life
650 wordsIn 1914 the United States Congress approved the funding to destroy wolves. Many of the Government bounty hunters decided to help farmers to protect there livestock from the destructive creatures. Sixty years later the wolves are considered as endangered. In 1973 the United State Congress passed another law (Endangered Species Act) this act stated that all endangered species could not be killed by anyone or they would face a fine of one thousand dollars and as much as one year in jail. So many or...
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Endangered Species Atlantic Coast
1,438 words(Charadrius Melodus) Introduction The piping plover, a bird now going extinct, was once very bountiful. When an animal is going extinct, it could mean a lot of things. The Piping Plover is an endangered species. An endangered species is a name for a plant or animal that is slowly dying out. This bird is experiencing population drops, so it is called endangered. It is known to scientists as the Charadrius Melodus (ES: Piping Plover). It mainly resides around the Great Lakes and sometimes lives al...
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Black And White Giant Panda
550 wordsWhat animal is black and white and loved all over the world? If you guessed the giant panda, you " re right! The giant panda is also known as the panda bear, bamboo bear, or in Chinese as Daxiongmao, the "large bear cat. " Actually, its scientific name means "black and white cat-footed animal. " Giant pandas are found only in the mountains of central China. They live in dense bamboo and coniferous forests at altitudes of 5, 000 to 10, 000 feet. The mountains are covered in heavy clouds with torr...
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One Of The Most Important Endangered Species
1,089 wordsOut of all the species that have ever existed since the beginning of time, 98 % of them are extinct (Facts). There are an estimated 5 - 10 million species that exist currently and only 1. 5 million have been identified (Sherry, 2). Scientists classify species into six different groups: plants, animals, insects, algae, fungi, and microorganisms (Todays Situation). In the tropical rainforest alone, most species are disappearing at the rate of 1 % a year (Sherry, 6). If the current trend continues,...
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Endangered Species Tropical Forests
827 wordsIssues that surround the dramatic declines of species are complex, often conflict-laden, and not easy to reverse. However, one can learn from past practices, improve performance, and avoid the problems common to endangered species conservation. Outline Introduction Body Species extinction causes Florida panthers Tigers and snow leopards Turtles Conclusion Endangered Wildlife As human population and needs (real or perceived) expand, the globe becomes scarred by a deadly scythe. Our planet is losi...
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Pros And Cons Nerve Tissue
1,144 wordsCloning has many more advantages than disadvantages. The definition of cloning is to duplicate an organism. Through cloning, you could help thousands of people and animals. Cloning can totally reduce organ donor lists. Cloning can also bring back endangered species. Advanced cloning is going to happen, just as long as somebody can fund it, says Dr. Esterverks, a biology teacher at Nantucket High School. This quote almost makes cloning undebatable because cloning appears to be inevitable. Debatin...
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Bioethics Advisory Commission Clone Human Beings
2,277 wordsCreation: Cloning As an Alternative God created a man, and from one of his ribs, he created a woman. Then, the two of them created a new life. This was all naturally done. It was Gods most wonderful creation. Cloning brings up a life dilemma. Cloning puts in a single or a group of individuals the power of creating and granting life. And this is done by basically duplicating one individual, by creating a twin of somebody else. Furthermore, cloning is a life dilemma because it makes the whole huma...
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Endangered Species Political Actors
1,059 wordsMission Statement from Defenders of Wildlife: Defenders of Wildlife (nickname: Defenders) is dedicated to the protection of all-native wild animals and plants in their natural communities. We focus our programs on what scientists consider two of the most serious environmental threats to the planet: the accelerating rate of extinction of species and the associated loss of biological diversity, and habitat alteration and destruction. Defenders works through education, advocacy, economic tools, lit...
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Tropical Rain Forest Plants And Animals
1,722 wordsA decade ago the rain forests seldom came up in every day conversation. Today the tropical woodland is the theme and setting for popular movies such as the Medicine Man, and Arachnophobia. In addition there is an International restaurant chain called the Rain Forest Caf, the caf has a rain forest theme, and is located in such countries as the United States, England, and Australia. The Rain Forest Cafe actually donates a percentage of their profits toward rain forest conservation. Rain forests ar...
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Fast Food Restaurants Plants And Animals
573 wordsENDANGERED SPECIES I feel that the Endangered Species act is very fair to humans. If we could live a long time ago when you had walk to get to someones house and when they had no TVs and computers, then we dont need all the things that we have now in our time. Even though we have more people we can still live without all the malls and all the fast food restaurants that we have now. Just think that if we took even ass little amount as 10 % of the malls and 10 % of the fast food restaurants away f...
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Endangered Species Sexual Maturity
1,685 wordsThe Spectacled Bear, or Tremarctos Ornatus, is an endangered species. This rare bear can only be found in a few elusive spots in the world. Many endangered species all over the world don? t deserve the respect and care that they need. That is why many endangered species often become extinct or remain on the endangered species list for the remainder of their survival on Earth. Today, as more species become endangered, more people become involved in their care. Many things are being done to save e...
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Love And Respect Bald Eagle
891 words? cry of the Wildlife The? cry of the wild? can still be heard across this great land. I have heard the bugle of an elk on the Great Plains the shrill of a bald eagle along the banks of the mightily Mississippi the roar of a brown eagle bear on windswept tundra and the gobble of a wild turkey among western foothills. Amazing beauty can still be found in the natural landscapes of this great land. I have seen through televisions, articles, books, and newspapers the towering forests pristine waters...
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Endangered Species North America
878 wordsPeregrine Falcons: On the road to recovery The peregrine is the worlds fastest bird; it can reach over 200 miles as it dives from tall cliffs onto smaller birds (1). It circles high searching for prey and when a smaller bird like a pigeon takes off it plummets to the earth and kills it with razor sharp talons. The Peregrines identifying characteristics include its large size, long pointed wings and dark mustache set against white cheeks (11). The female has a wingspan of about 4 feet and often w...
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