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Giant Panda

guessed the giant panda, you're right! The giant panda is also known as the panda bear, bamboo bear, or in Chinese as Daxiongmao, the "large bear cat." Actually, its scientific name means "black and white cat-footed animal." <br><li>Giant pandas are found only in the mountains of central China. They live in dense bamboo and coniferous forests at altitudes of 5,000 to 10,000 feet. The mountains are covered in heavy clouds with torrential rains or dense mist throughout the year. <br><li>Giant pandas are bear-like...

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The Giant Panda Conservation Project

The Giant Panda Conservation Project             Although pandas are highly regarded and have a relatively low number of natural predators, they are an endangered species.  Humans have severely threatened the panda's existence also so that now there are fewer than 1,600 of them left in the wild.  This peaceful creature with a distinctive black and white coat is adored by the world and considered a national treasure in China (WWF, 2013).  The bear also is of special importance to the World Wildlife...

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Giant Panda History

Traveling back in time, the history of when it all began came to March 11, 1869. A pelt of panda fur was given to French Jesuit, Armand David by a hunter. Mr. David wrote in his journal, “When I was on my way back to the church, I was incited to have a rest in Mr. Li’s home. In his home, I saw the panda’s skin. It was big and beautiful colored black and white. The skin was quite peculiar. Li told me that I would see this animal very soon, for his hunters were going to hunt this animal; it seemed...

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Giant Panda and Wildlife Conservation

by snow of about 4,270 m. (Harris, 2007).. Golden monkeys, tigers, and pandas are rare and protected animals in China. In China, however, the most famous endangered species of wild animal is definitely the panda The panda is an endangered species of wild animals, and it can only be found in China. So people can say that panda is China's unique wild animal, so the protection of this animal is essential. The habitat of pandas lies in the provinces within China’s “Great Opening of the West”. The place...

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Giant Panda

giantGiant Pandas The giant panda is a type of bear. Its natural habitat is in bamboo forests and Yangtze Basin . It is the rarest member of the bear family and is one of the world’s most threatened animals. It has a black and white coat with a clack patch around both eyes. A giant panda weighs only 150g at birth and have a lifespan of 20 years. The diet of a panda is made up if bamboo entirely. The giant panda is an endangered animal. It is estimated that as few as 1,600 pandas remain in the...

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Giant Pandas

The Giant Panda The giant panda, which only lives in China outside of captivity, has captured the hearts of people of all ages across the globe. From their furry black and white bodies to their shy and docile nature, they are considered one of the world's most loved animals.  Intriguing Giant Panda Mysteries While most adore their fluffy fur and round heads, which help give them their cuddly bear quality, others are fascinated by the many mysteries of the giant panda. Did you know that the giant...

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Pandas: Giant Panda Bear

Panda Bear : The Panda is a large mammal which is about the same size as a Black Bear. Adult Pandas grow to be about 5-6 feet high. They will whey up to 276 pounds and males wheighing 10% to 20% more than females. With few other enimies other than people the lifespan of a wild Panda is about 25 years or more. In China they call the Panda "Xiongmao", which means Giant Cat Bear. The Panda was believed to have magical powers that could ward off natural disasters and evil spirits. Writings about the...

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Ruth Harkness: the Lady and the Panda

Ruth Harkness: The Lady And The Panda My husband, Bill and I were opposites, but we fit perfectly. I had been with Bill for ten years and could not believe the love of my life was gone. When my husband bill died I received a relatively small inheritance. I received about $20,000, which was not an unpleasant amount in 1936, but wouldn’t last more than a year for a fifth avenue address. This was the last thing that I would spend time dwelling on. My husband decided to go on the expedition with four...

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Giant Panda Essay

around the world, the Giant Panda is increasingly becoming the most rare. With only about 1000-2000 pandas out in the wild, action has been taken to protect the Giant Panda from extinction. (Smith, 2014). Although very few pandas are alive today the Giant Panda has a very thick evolutionary history. As long ago as 11 million years the first ancestor of the Panda lived. In 2012, fossils of the pandas earliest ancestry were found in a very surprising place. Although most Giant Pandas came from China these...

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Panda Diplomacy Case Study

thought why did our government accept the two pandas, Feng Yi and Fu Wa, from the People’s Republic of China which are renamed as Liang-Liang and Hsing-Hsing? The pandas are one of the symbol of diplomatic in China known as “Panda Diplomacy” and has been practiced since Tang Dynasty in the 7th century. There are already 23 pandas has been gave to nine country as a diplomatic gift to strengthen the diplomatic ties. Recently Malaysia has received two pandas from the People’s Republic of China after the...

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