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UAF gets $127K penalty for musk oxen deaths

...Department of Agriculture after 12 musk oxen died from malnutrition at the school's large animal research station earlier this...starvation.She said the deaths would better be described as from malnutrition since the musk oxen had ample amounts of hay and grazing...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska, part III: U.S. makes attempt to reclaim Attu for everyone. Death threats, whippings and food deprivation were common punishments. Tuberculosis, food poisoning, malnutrition and starvation ran rampant through the small population. The deceased were cremated and the ashes returned to the group...
Traditions in Chad harm, kill underfed children

...enormous, international intervention, malnutrition continues to soar to scandalous levels...survival is remarkably high.Yet acute malnutrition is only getting worse in the Sahel...treated for the most acute form of malnutrition in Chad. In 2011, it was 65,000. The...

Troopers: Man dies of starvation, exposure KODIAK - A 69-year-old Kodiak man apparently died from malnutrition and hypothermia, Alaska State Troopers said. The body of William Suryan was found Friday in his trailer, and officials say it's...
Researchers seek an explanation for underweight whales

...fat should have covered whales' spines last winter, researchers saw vertebrae sticking out. They spotted other signs of malnutrition - depressions around the blowholes and head, and protruding shoulder blades - that may indicate declining health. At least...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Trailhead. The Raptor Center will release "Taz," a first-year bird found at the wetlands in late March, suffering from malnutrition. Details: 586-8393. Juneau Singles Discussion Group, 7 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Details: 789-7870. Little...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...needed food and medical supplies. Some 4,000 Iraqi children are dying each month because of our sanctions, mostly due to malnutrition and inadequate medical care. This continuing campaign is hurting innocent civilians but is doing nothing to punish the leaders...
The debt treadmill

...question, home to 700 million people. Average life expectancy barely tops 50 years. A third of all children are stunted from malnutrition. Many can't afford to go to school. A third of all people die before the age of 40. Yet many of these countries spend...
Animal rights group wants fine after musk oxen deaths; UAF says concerns have been addressed

...released this week by the group Stop Animal Exploitation Now, states the animals died or were euthanized because of chronic malnutrition and emaciation.The report dated Aug. 30 says research staff was told not to contact the attending veterinarian about the...
My turn: Negatives of high herbivore density

...body condition and died chiefly of malnutrition. Wolves were introduced to the island...effects High herbivore densities and malnutrition affect the herbivores themselves...backfire if they lead to overbrowsing, malnutrition and reduced or strongly fluctuating...


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