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Tell Canada to Ban Polar Bear Hunting ACTION
Animals  (tags: endangered, polar bears, humans, hunting, Canada )

- 1923 days ago -
Due to a growing market for polar bear skins, the number of polar bears killed in Quebec has grown dramatically in recent years. Despite a decline in polar bear populations, the Nunavut territory significantly increased the hunting quota for one populatio
Big Oil Gets Greedy - Files Suits to De-List Polar Bears as Endangered
Environment  (tags: polar bears, big oil, wildlife, Alaska, endangered species, oil industry, greed, ecosystem )

- 3128 days ago -
The American Petroleum Institute has banded together with the US Chamber of Commerce, the National Mining Association & the American Iron & Steel Institute in a lawsuit aimed at removing polar bears from the endangered species list.
Packing Heat on Polar Bears
Animals  (tags: polar bears, threatened species, trophy hunters, Inuit tribes, Canada )

- 3294 days ago -
It's not just the Bush-Cheney oilmen who don't want to list the polar bear as threatened. It's also the trophy hunters and Inuit tribes.With some bears already drowning and starving, environmentalists and Congress members have blamed the listing delay ...
ABC's Kimmel Joins Palin Alaska Condemnation
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, endangered, wildlife, protection, environment, conservation, polar bears, dolphins, wolves, global warming, corporate greed )

- 2546 days ago -
Good news! Care2 and Defenders of Wildlife petitioners and SEN's Condemnation Boycott gained a media boost from ABC's Kimmel and SEN's link-up with Facebook group. Boycott Unilever's Dove soap and Degree deodorant! See Kimmel's black-humor video and more
The Polar Bears Have Suffered Another Blow!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: polar bears, AnimalWelfare, environment, extinction, habitat, law, protection, suffering, wildlife, climate-change, conservation, endangered, globalwarming, government, oceans, science, world, americans, usa, u.s., obama, government, democrats )

- 2877 days ago -
In the last 60 days nearly 100,000 supporters of the Center for Biological Diversity have sent petitions to the Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, urging him to save the polar bears, but the Obama admin. refuses! Legal battle will begin shortly.
Judge Says U.S. Must Decide Whether Polar Bears Are Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: polar bears, endangered species, decision )

- 3251 days ago -
A federal judge, in setting a May 15 deadline for a decision, rejects the Bush administration's plea for additional time. The order is a victory for three environmental groups.
Save Polar Bears From Sarah Palin ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, polar bears, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2273 days ago -
Sarah Palin says, as Defenders of Wildlife prove, "Protecting polar bears gets in way of drilling for oil."
U.S. Firms Up 'Critical Habitat' for Polar Bears
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, polar bears, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2308 days ago -
The Interior Department designated 187,157 square miles of Alaskan seas and lands as critical to the survival of the polar bear on Wednesday. More than 95 percent of it is offshore, including some areas that may have large undersea oil deposits
Only Four Days Left To Save The Polar Bears
Animals  (tags: polar bears, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, extinction, law, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights, animals, ethics )

- 2881 days ago -
Emergency Petition: We only have four days left until May 9th to save the polar bears from derelict legislation!!!
Protect Polar Bears, Whales, Walruses, and Seals From Offshore Drilling ACTION
Animals  (tags: arctic, polar bears, walruses, arctic drilling )

- 2088 days ago -
The government is saying they have spent enough money on scientific research in the Chukchi Sea. But there are still large scientific gaps on how offshore oil and gas development will impact the environment and the animals and indigenous communities that
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Mendoza Zoo, Polar Bears, Polar Bears in Captivity, Polar Bear Arturo Suffers in the Mendoza, TAKE ACTION! )

- 1482 days ago -
Polar bear "Arturo" lives at the Mendoza Zoo in Argentina. Like Yupi in Mexico, summer heat has taken its toll on his health & welfare. We sign to demand he be placed in a sanctuary where temperatures are appropriate before he dies of the heat! SIGN!
Petition to Save the Polar Bear ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, polar bears, wildlife )

- 2306 days ago -
In response to a recent lawsuit filed by ESC member organizations, a federal judge has ordered the Department of Interior to reconsider it's 2008 decision to deny polar bears the full protection of the Endangered Species Act.
Obama Has List Of 200 Bush Actions To Swiftly Overturn
Environment  (tags: good news, obama, bush, environment, politics, climate change, globalwarming, CO2emissions, ecosystems, conservation, pollution, humans, animals, endangered species, wolves, polar bears, whales, protection )

- 3057 days ago -
Barack Obama has a list of about 200 Bush administration actions and executive orders that could be swiftly undone to reverse White House policies on climate change, stem cell research, reproductive rights and other issues, according to his advisers.
Sign Petition: Save the Polar Bear
Animals  (tags: animals, polar bears, environment, greenhouse gas, obama, bush, salazar, palin, politics, government, habitat, species, endangered, climate change, wildlife, ocean, polar bears, whales, humans, global warming, arctic )

- 2921 days ago -
Congress just passed special legislation granting President Obama's Interior Secretary Ken Salazar 60 days to revoke Bush's last minute regulations reducing protections for polar bears and exempting greenhouse gas emissions.
No Arctic Ocean Drilling! ACTION
Environment  (tags: polar bears, Arctic drilling, big oil, animal welfare, endangered )

- 1906 days ago -
Right now, the Obama administration is pushing forward a 5-year offshore leasing plan that includes potential drilling in America's pristine and fragile Arctic Ocean - despite the fact that there's no proven way to clean up a spill in the Arctic's extreme

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