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US Fish and Wildlife Service

Federal Program Benefits Threatened Bog Turtles

America’s smallest turtle is the bog turtle. Its population has been reduced by habitat degradation and poaching, but it’s now getting some help from some of the largest wildlife agencies in the country.

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News Analysis:Is The Endangered Species Program Working?

Although the bald eagle was just taken off the Endangered Species list, hundreds of other animal species are near extinction.

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