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Support Protections for Overhunted Turtles
Animals  (tags: turtles, biodiversity, conservation, endangered, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

Carol Joa
- 112 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The United States has more species and subspecies of turtle than any other country in the world, according to a recent article in the LA Times. Unfortunately, a growing demand for turtle meat poses a grave threat to this rich biological diversity.
The Fate of This Rainforest Is in Chile's Hands - and Ours (Petition)
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, Chile, cloud forests, conservation, endangered, environment, mining )

Julie
- 184 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The proposed location of the mine in the Ecuadorian Andes is the site of some of the world's most biodiverse pristine forests - the habitat of jaguars, spectacled bears and many other endangered species.
Please Sign: Tell the UK to Protect Rare Sea Fans From DoM's Warship Dredging
Animals  (tags: Sea Fan Coral, Devonport docks, warship dredging, UK Ministry of Defence, Whitsands Bay, silt, habitat destruction, Plymouth, England, rare coral, biodiversity, protected species, endangered )

Susan
- 322 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Because pink sea fans are so vulnerable to damage and very slow-growing, they are supposed to be protected. But this rare coral found off the coast near Plymouth, Eng. is being buried in silt. The silt comes from dredging for warships at Devonport docks.
Urban Nature: How to Foster Biodiversity in World's Cities
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, urban environments, wildlife, protection, wildanimals, habitat, environment, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 418 days ago - e360.yale.edu
As the world becomes more urbanized, researchers and city managers from Baltimore to Britain are recognizing the importance of providing urban habitat that can support biodiversity
(((((PLEASE SIGN)))Protest - Their Environment Is Worth More Than Palm Oil-Rainforest Rescue
Animals  (tags: Conservation, environment, endangered tribe, endangered animals, children's future, biodiversity, need help )

Susan
- 664 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The government's palm oil plans are a threat to the future of the indigenous residents and their environment. Please support ALDAW in petitioning the government of Philippines.The rainforests/mangroves are home to 49 animal/56 plant species pls sign&share
(((PLEASE SIGN & SHARE)))Protest - Ecuador:Excavators Threaten Spectacled Bears
Animals  (tags: Environment, Biodiversity, Need Protection, Endangered, Need conservation )

Susan
- 696 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The Montane rainforests of Ecuador's Intag region are home to a huge biodiversity, including endangered animals such as Spectacled bear. Right in the Spectacled bear's habitat an unexploited copper reserve is to be exploited. Please sign to stop this
Honeybee Parasite Found in Scotland
Animals  (tags: Animals, Biodiversity, Biology, Conservation, Ecology, Food, Insects, Natural resources, Pollinators, Sustainability, UK )

Judy
- 739 days ago - planetearth.nerc.ac.uk
A parasite affecting honeybees has been spotted in Scotland for the first time, potentially posing a new threat to our battered bee population.
Remote Philippine Island Is a Biodiversity Hotspot
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, environment, animals, protection, humans, goodnews, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat )

Cal
- 746 days ago - mnn.com
The researchers found over 29 amphibians, 30 lizards, 35 snakes, five turtles, and two crocodilians in and around the island of Luzon.
Reviving Europe's Biodiversity By Importing Exotic Animals
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, protection, biodiversity, ecosystems, environment, protection, nature, conservation )

Cal
- 776 days ago - e360.yale.edu
cientists are conducting intriguing -- and counterintuitive -- experiments at several sites in Germany: Bringing back long-lost herbivores, such as water buffalo, to encourage the spread of native plants that have fared poorly in Europe's human-dominated la
UK: Fens Are Rare Wildlife 'Hotspot', a New Report Finds
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, biodiversity, animals, habitat, environment )

Cal
- 843 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The Fens are home to 25% of Britain's rarest wildlife and 13 globally rare species, according to a new report.
Biodiversity Faltering: 20% of Invertebrates Threatened With Extinction
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, endangered, protection, extinction, invertebrates, insects, animals, animaladvocates, environment )

Cal
- 912 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Twenty percent of invertebrates are at risk of extinction, according to a new report that looks at the 12,621 invertebrates assessed by the IUCN Red List
Environment in Trouble in Most Biodiverse African Country
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, environment, biodiversity, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 984 days ago - ipsnews.net
Ranked fifth in the world in terms of animal and plant diversity, the Democratic Republic of Congo is considered to be a treasure chest of biodiversity and a vital regulator of global warming.
Absence of Elephants and Rhinoceroses Reduces Biodiversity in Tropical Forests
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, elephants, rhinoceroses, rhinos, biodiversity, seed dispersal, tropical forests )

Beatrice
- 1021 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The progressive disappearance of seed-dispersing animals like elephants and rhinoceroses puts the structural integrity and biodiversity of the tropical forest of South-East Asia at risk. With the help of Spanish researchers, an international team of expe
As Threats to Biodiversity Grow, Can We Save World's Species?
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, wildlife, wildanimals, human activities, overdevelopment, habitat loss, climate change, environment, humans, protection, animalwelfare, animals )

Cal
- 1044 days ago - e360.yale.edu
With soaring human populations and rapid climate change putting unprecedented pressure on species, conservationists must look to innovative strategies to save many of the world's endangered species.
TAKE ACTION NOW--INVASIVE SPECIES--Stop the Parasitic Eel-Like Sea Lamprey in the Lake Champlain Basin
Animals  (tags: invasive species, Lamprey eel, wildlife, biodiversity, environment, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 1149 days ago - forcechange.com
he devastation that an invasive species can wreck upon an ecosystem is well noted. Be it competing for resources such as food or overtly preying upon native species, nearly all incidences of introduced species have been harmful to the environments that t
 

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