GRANDE RIVIERE, Trinidad (AP) — Giant leatherback turtles, some weighing half as much as a small car, drag themselves out of the ocean and up the sloping shore on the northeastern coast of Trinidad while villagers await wearing dimmed headlamps in the dark. Their black carapaces glistening, the turtles inch along the moonlit beach, using their powerful front flippers to move their bulky frames onto the sand.
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico health officials are urging parents to tell children not to handle wild animals.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has signed a 99-year lease for nearly 19,000 acres on the Maumelle River Wildlife Management Area.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — It’s strike two for a Mexican gray wolf that was released into the wild just weeks ago.