Pygmy Sloths are Cute, Sustainable, and At Risk.

“You can’t save an animal you know nothing about.” — Diorene Smith While we all may have to be isolating a bit longer until the vaccine becomes available to everyone, we can at least read about this fascinating and adorable case of “The Island Rule”.  Bradypus pygmaeus,

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13 Sloth Questions Answered

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Written by and illustrations created by Lilia Robinowitz, TREE Foundation Summer 2020 Intern, Williams College Class of 2022 How many species of sloths are there? Six: Pygmy three-toed sloth (Bradypus pygmaeus), Maned sloth (Bradypus -*torquatus), Pale-throated sloth (Bradypus tridactylus), Brown-throated sloth (Bradypus variegatus), Linnaeus’s two-toed sloth (Choloepus

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Bryson Voirin’s blog in the NYT

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Bryson Voirin, a long-standing TREE Foundation research associate who has devoted much of his research career to sloth ecology, now has a blog in the Scientists at Work section of the New York Times website. Below are links to his first two entries. You can view all

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