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Ladybug love is in the air

California teenager wants to summit Mt. Everest

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service director dies

Watch: Living north of the Arctic Circle

Military and environmentalists join forces to preserve endangered animals

Energy boomtowns have higher number of sex offenders

Bark beetles' own bug songs drive them crazy

Endangered tiny toads in captivity are homeless in wild

In the Green Room: Noreen Clough talks about the wildlife refuge service

In the Green Room: The national wildlife refuge system

Former brothel site now giving pleasure to conservationists

In the Green Room: Touring the Okefenokee Swamp