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Nancy's News/ Petitions # 3
2 years ago
103
Support Sen. Harb's Bill to End Canada's Seal Slaughter ACTION

Animals  (tags: seals, animalwelfare, protection, wildlife, arctic, habitat, environment, endangered, animalcruelty, death )
Nancy - 2 days ago - secure.peta.org
We're nearing the end of the seal slaughter, but we need your help now to reach a tipping point. Please write a polite letter to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Liberal Leader Bob Rae, and New Democratic Party Leader Thomas Mulcair and ask them
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2 years ago
104
Say No to Shell's Tar Sands Mine! ACTION

Environment  (tags: ecosystems, habitat, keystone, Shell, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, wildlife, environment )
Nancy - 4 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell Shell to withdraw its application for the mine and to focus instead on cleaner sources of energy.
2 years ago
108
Urgent ACTION Needed! Help Oceanic Whitetip Sharks

Animals  (tags: shark fin soup, sharks, whitetip sharks, endangered, extinction, wildlife, conservation )
Nancy - 7 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Oceanic whitetip sharks--one of the most recognizable sharks in the ocean--have undergone significant population declines fueled by a global demand for their large, highly valued fins.
2 years ago

Signed, tweeted, shared, thanks, Nyack.

2 years ago

Signed Nyack and Nancy : Thnx .. The Whitetips Sharks endangered extinction Closed !!!..

2 years ago
16
Make It Possible ACTION LINK

Animals  (tags: organic, vegan, vegetarian, factory farming, milk, pigs, meat, cows, organic products, consumers, food, family )
Nancy - 16 hours ago - care2.com
We have lift-off! If you haven't seen it already ... this is the video that instantly became one of Google's top news stories, and has had the whole nation talking. Also, take a pledge to "Make it possible" to realistically move toward NO factory farming.
2 years ago
15
Make a Splash: Free Lolita! ACTION

Animals  (tags: whales, orcas, Lolita, animalcruelty, ALDF, wildlife, habitat )
Nancy - 17 hours ago - aldf.org
Lolita was one of seven orcas kidnapped in the notorious 1970 Penn Cove round up in Puget Sound, Washington. In this horrific event, when four orcas (three calves) drowned in the nets, their bellies were slit in an attempt by human captors to sink the...
2 years ago

Noted, signed and sent messages current Nyack and Nancy :0

2 years ago
Help End the Slaughter of Wyoming's Wolves! ACTION

Animals  (tags: Wyoming, wolves, wildlife, endangered, animalwelfare, animalrights, protection, extinction, cruelty, animalcruelty )
Nancy - 12 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The Interior Department has stripped Wyoming's wolves of their endangered species protection, leaving them at the mercy of a state management plan that allows them to be shot on sight across most of the state.
2 years ago
84
A Crucial Moment in the Battle Against Cloning ACTION

Health & Wellness  (tags: animalcruelty, EU, animalrights, ethics, deformities, cloning, protection, animaladvocates, health, illness )
Nancy - 18 hours ago - action.ciwf.org.uk
The European Commission is currently drafting new proposed legislation on the cloning of animals for food production. You can help us get this cruel practice banned in the EU.
2 years ago
83
Help Protect Atlantic Coast Birds ACTION

Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalwelfare, endangered, loons, menhaden, terns, heron, protection )
Nancy - 16 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Many waterbirds, including the Common Loon, Least Tern, Roseate Tern, Royal Tern, and Black-crowned Night Heron, rely upon a commercial fish called menhaden as a food source. But menhaden populations have plummeted 90 percent over the last 25 years.
2 years ago

Noted, signed and sent messages Current Nyack and Nancy :0

2 years ago

All signed. Thank you Nyack and Nancy.

2 years ago
22
Help Stop Whaling Before It Starts ACTION

Animals  (tags: whales, Korea, minke whales, North Pacifac, endangered, protection, wildlife )
Nancy - 5 hours ago - ifaw.org
At the International Whaling Commission (IWC) meeting in July of this year, the Government of the Republic of Korea announced its intention to begin killing endangered North Pacific minke whales. The deadline to submit their proposal is December 3.
2 years ago
25
SeaWorld Appeals Ruling in Trainer's Death ACTION

Animals  (tags: Sea World, Dawn Brancheau, wildanimals, animaladvocates, humans, killed, protection, habitat )
Nancy - 12 hours ago - takepart.com
This week, attorneys for SeaWorld Florida and the Obama administration are completing briefs for a showdown in U.S. federal court, where SeaWorld will try to overturn a lower-court ruling against the park in the February 24, 2010 death of trainer Dawn...
2 years ago

Signed - thanks.

2 years ago
66
Protect California Great White Sharks Under the Endangered Species Act ACTION
Animals  (tags: great whites, sharks, west coast, endangered, extinction, wildlife, conservation )
Nancy - 2 days ago - action.seaturtles.org
As top ocean predators, great white sharks play a critical top-down role in structuring the marine ecosystem by keeping prey populations like seals and sea lions in check. The presence of great white sharks ultimately increases species diversity of the...
2 years ago
45
Drop Anna Wintour From the List of Possible Ambassadors to the United Kingdom or France ACTION LINK

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, Anna Wintour, ambassador, US, wildlife, animalcruelty )
Nancy - 5 hours ago - care2.com
Anna Wintour's lack of compassion and open support of animal cruelty make her a particularly poor choice to represent Americans in either of these countries which, like the United States, are nations of animal lovers. Share...Deadline 1/4/13.
2 years ago
10
Marine Debris Act Passes ACTION US
Environment  (tags: marine debris act, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, oceans, Sustainabililty, water, protection )
Nancy - 2 hours ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
As you know, billions of pounds of garbage flow into our oceans every year, killing fish, turtles, marine mammals and birds while destroying critical habitat. This good bill drives research to find solutions to these impacts while working to stem the flow
2 years ago
9
Tell the White House: Stop a Delisting Catastrophe ACTION LINK US
Animals  (tags: wolves, wildlife, endangered, animalwelfare, animalrights, protection, delisting, extinction, cruelty, animalcruelty )
Nancy - 2 hours ago - care2.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is deliberating the proposed removal of nearly all Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves in the lower 48 states, with the possible exception of the Mexican gray wolf.This delisting would be a conservation...
2 years ago

Sorry I missed these.  Making sure I did sign them

2 years ago
29
Save Our Vanishing Coral Reefs ACTION
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, endangered, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection )
Nancy - 3 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Our coral reefs are in trouble, and the proposal from the federal government to protect 66 corals under the Endangered Species Act is a wakeup call on the urgency of this crisis.
2 years ago
42
Make Cruelty to a Companion Animal a Felony, and Create a National Standard for Punishment. ACTION US
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, US, law, felony, animalcruelty, animals, humans, protection )
Nancy - 26 minutes ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Many states provide felony charges for those that abuse companion animals, but punishment varies widely. Many people consider their pets part of their family, and as such our pets should have more protection from the evils of humanity.
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2 years ago
34
Tell the FDA: NO Frankenfish! ACTION LINK
Health & Wellness  (tags: salmon, frankenfish, AquAdvantage, Intrexon Corporation, health, research, safety, risks, gmo, corporate, business, money, consumers, labelinghealthcare )
Nancy - 2 days ago - care2.com
The FDA said that AquAdvantage does not pose a threat to the environment and is "as safe as food from conventional Atlantic salmon." But in its 5-page summary, the agency admits that it intentionally narrowed the scope of its analysis.
2 years ago
86
President Obama Stop the Pebble Mine! ACTION
Environment  (tags: pebble mine, alaska, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, habitat, healthconditions, habitatdestruction )
Nancy - 12 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The EPA has determined that the Pebble Mine would spell disaster for Alaska's Bristol Bay -- its legendary salmon runs, its pristine environment and its Native communities. Please make your own voice heard at the White House immediately.
2 years ago
166
Save Our Vanishing Coral Reefs ACTION
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, endangered, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection )
Nancy - 14 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Our coral reefs are in trouble, and the proposal from the federal government to protect 66 corals under the Endangered Species Act is a wakeup call on the urgency of this crisis.
2 years ago
114
Tell FDA: Do Not Approve Genetically Engineered Salmon! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: salmon, frankenfish, AquAdvantage, Intrexon Corporation, health, research, safety, risks, gmo, corporate, business, money, consumers, labelinghealthcare )
Nancy - 8 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
On December 21, 2012, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an Environmental Assessment (EA) with a "Finding of No Significant Impact" on the controversial AquaBounty AquaAdvantage transgenic salmon.
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2 years ago
39
Stand Up to Big Coal in the Northwest ACTION US
Environment  (tags: big coal, northwest, Gateway Pacific Terminal, environment, wildlife, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )
Nancy - 5 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
Expanding coal exports threatens the health, public safety, environmental well-being and economic vitality of our communities.
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2 years ago
90
Help Save Endangered Blue Whales! ACTION
Animals  (tags: blue whales, endangered, extinction, protection, rescued, habitat, animalrights, animalwelfare )
Nancy - 2 days ago - soe.salsalabs.com
We can give blue whales a fighting chance by changing the route that these ships pass through. But the waters are controlled by the US Navy, who is refusing to open up the area to commercial ships.
2 years ago
36
Send a Message to IKEA's CEO ACTION
Environment  (tags: Ikea, forests, Russia, climatechange, ecosystems, environment, tax, habitatdestruction, wildlife, humans, oceans, trees, globalwarming, money )
Nancy - 1 day ago - sumofus.org
The roar of a chainsaw shatters the peaceful calm of the Karelia forest in Northwestern Russia. A logger carves into an exquisite giant -- a 600-year-old tree -- with expert precision. Within minutes, he has masterfully sliced through tree rings, added the
2 years ago

Thanks Nyack and Nancy, most signed.

2 years ago

Noted and signed current Nyack and Nancy :-0 21/1

2 years ago

TY all signed

2 years ago
123
Stop Fish Collectors From Killing Coral Reef Wildlife! ACTION

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, fish, aquariums, Hawaii, coral reefs, environment, ecosystems )
Nancy - 1 day ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
The fish are taken swiftly out of the water without regard to pressure changes or the stress it might cause. And poor water quality results when large amounts of fish are put into cramped holding tanks. Many of the fish die before they reach the destina
2 years ago
72
Time to Ban Colony Collapse-Causing Chlothianidin! ACTION

Animals  (tags: environment, endangered, wildlife, protection, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction )
Nancy - 20 hours ago - soe.salsalabs.com
A new study released by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has labeled the pesticide chlothianidin an "unacceptable" risk to honey bees.
2 years ago
84
Keep Wolves Protected Under the ESA ACTION US

Animals  (tags: wolves, animalrights, protection, wildlife, Utah, New Mexico, Colorado, California, endangered )
Nancy - 22 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
In the next few months, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will propose to remove protections for gray wolves nationwide--even in places that are critical to their long-term survival, such as Colorado, California, New Mexico, and Utah.
2 years ago
87
McDonald's: Demand That Their Suppliers Stop Boiling Chickens Alive ACTION

Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, protection, suffering, abuse, McDonald's, fastfood )
Nancy - 1 day ago - change.org
Chickens killed for McDonald's suffer broken wings and legs and are scalded alive in defeathering tanks due to the use of an outdated slaughter method.
2 years ago

Noted and signed current Nyack and Nancy :-0 2/1

2 years ago

Thanks, all signed.

2 years ago
61
Stop Yellowstone's Plans to Slaughter Buffalo! ACTION LINK US

Animals  (tags: bison, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, protection, Yellowstone, wildlife, government )
Nancy - 1 day ago - care2.com
The agencies state that they want to "even the sex ratio" and have placed a heavy target on female buffalo, wanting to kill at least 400 female buffalo that migrate north of the Park into the Gardiner Basin.
2 years ago
35
Do You Love Endangered Species? ACTION
Animals  (tags: environment, endangered, wildlife, protection, ecosystems, Canada, environment, habitatdestruction )
Nancy - 1 day ago - secure2.convio.net
As the federal government considers changes to the Species at Risk Act, here's our vision for protecting endangered wildlife in Canada:
2 years ago

Thanks Nyack, both signed.

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