#Wildlife

.Alaska, USA
US Coast Guard found the man stranded at an encampment. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@USCGLANTAREA)

  • The man is recovering from his injuries
  • An aircrew first spotted an "SOS" sign on top of a shack during a routine helicopter flight
  • The man had been reported missing by his friends

.Daytona Beach, FL, USA
The alligator is expected to survive, authorities said. (Photo credit/Representative image/Unsplash)

  • The man stole the reptile from a tourist attraction in Daytona Beach Shores
  • He was seen trying to throw the alligator onto the roof of a nearby shop
  • The 32-year-old faces five offenses 

A portable pool is being made told hold orphan orca Toa in New Zealand's Wellington as an incoming storm is expected to make sea conditions too rough. 

.London, UK
The he Eurasian lynx became extinct across Central Europe since the 1800s.(Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Many species of animals have become extinct from the wild through the course of time
  • However, conservation scientists managed to bring back some extinct species
  • Scientists used translocation and captive breeding to re-establish the animal population

(Photo Credit: Representational/ Unsplash)

  • Seals are called 'saimaannorppa' in Finnish
  • The population of seals is 4000 in Finland
  • The subspecies is already classed as 'endangered' by Finnish and EU authorities

.California, USA
"Shark Beach with Chris Hemsworth" will be available to watch on Disney+. (Photo credit: Instagram/chrishemsworth)

  • The National Geographic ninth annual marathon begins Monday
  • The 'SharkFest' event will continue for six weeks
  • The show has been filmed by production company Nutopia

.Brookhaven, GA, USA
Owning a wild cat is illegal in Georgia, there are no federal laws against it. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Kristine Frank woke to find a wild serval on her bed
  • The cat was just 6 inches from her face
  • The serval is a wild cat and is native to Africa

.Australia
Over 41% of the Australian mammals have gone extinct since the European colonised the country (Photo credits- Representational/Unsplash)

  • Formerly extinct Gould’s mouse are actually indistinguishable from the Shark Bay mouse
  • The decline in the country’s native species was noted due to the European colonisation 
  • According to experts, right now earth’s sixth mass extinction is happening and that too at a faster rate

.Guwahati, Assam, India
A dozen of the world's smallest pigs have been released into the wild in northeastern India. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • It is a pygmy hog, which has the scientific name porcula salvania
  • Its population declined in the 1960s
  • The hog was released as part of a conservation programme

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Giant barking deer are also known as giant muntjac (Photo Credits: Unsplash)

  • A critically endangered giant barking deer has been spotted in Cambodia for the first time
  • The species was first found in forests in neighbouring Vietnam and Laos in 1994
  • "This is a positive result for the government's efforts to protect natural resources," environment ministry spokesman said