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Endangered species: Bad year for Florida panthers & manatees

Everglades. Photo by Flickr user Stig Nygaard used under a Creative Commons License
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More from the Jan. 7 edition of the weekly e-newsletter of the Center for Biological Diversity:

On New Year’s Eve, a three-month-old Florida panther kitten was tragically hit and killed by a car in Naples, Florida, bringing the number of 2009 panther road kills to 17 — the highest number ever recorded — while total 2009 panther deaths reached 24.
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Posted on Tuesday, January 12th, 2010
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