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Commend Preservation of Endangered Species in Albania - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Brown Bears, Birds, Eagles, Pheasants, Quali, Albania, Wildlife Protection, Animal Welfare, Endangered Species, Wildlife )

Victoria
- 508 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The critically endangered brown bear, eagle, pheasant, and quail are close to extinction from Albanian and European hunters, mostly from Italy. Thank Albania for imposing a two-year hunting ban to address the critical state of endangered wildlife.
Save Wild Pigeons From Slaughter in Amsterdam - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Birds, Pigeons, Amsterdam, Food )

Victoria
- 514 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Stop an Amsterdam pest control company from killing unprotected wild pigeons and selling them to local butchers where they are mislabelled and sold as "wild pate". As many as a 1,000 wild urban birds are killed for local meat consumption every year.
14 Endangered Birds Worth Tweeting About
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, birds, protection, endangered )

Cal
- 544 days ago - mnn.com
In honor of National Bird Day and the beginning of a new year, here are 14 highly endangered birds whose struggles with extinction deserve a tweet in 2014.
Happy National Bird Day--January 5
Animals  (tags: birds, National Bird Day, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals, humans )

Cal
- 544 days ago - nationalbirdday.com
Birds are sentinel species whose plight serves as barometer of ecosystem health and alert system for detecting global environmental ills.
Good News: Refuge for Last Blue-Throated Macaws Doubles in Size in Bolivia
Animals  (tags: environment, endangered, animals, birds, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, goodnews, protection )

Cal
- 546 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A reserve that is home to the world's largest population of the critically endangered blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis) has been more than doubled in size, reports the American Bird Conservancy
Good News for the Moluccan Woodcock
Animals  (tags: animals, birds, endangered, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 548 days ago - enn.com
With it's long dark bill and orange buff, this elusive, rare bird is evaluated as Endangered and has been on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species.
A Bird's Eye View of Hornbills in Northeast India
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, birds )

Cal
- 561 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new study, published in mongabay.com's open access journal Tropical Conservation Science, attempts to understand these birds a little better.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Red Knots Need Protecting Under the Endangered Species Act
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, extinction, endangered, BIRDS, birds, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animaladvocates, habitat )

Cal
- 590 days ago - secure.defenders.org
Red knots have seen their population plummet by more than 75 percent.
Largest Lake in British Isles Has Lost Three Quarters of Winter Water Birds
Animals  (tags: endangered, birds, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 593 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Northern Ireland's Lough Neagh, the largest lake in Britain and Ireland, has lost more than three quarters of its overwintering water birds say researchers at Queen's University Belfast.
Amur Falcons Saved in India; Not a Single One Killed in 2013 After Tens of Thousands Were Massacred Last Year
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, conservation, death, endangered, environment, extinction, ethics, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, humans, protection, wildlife, slaughter, Amur falcons, India, Nagaland, killing, safe, birds )

Shaleen
- 618 days ago - wti.org.in
Over 300,000 Amur falcons have arrived in Nagaland as part of their migratory route. Protection Squads of ex-hunters and other locals have been patrolling roosting sites 24x7 and remarkably not a single falcon has been killed this year.
Answering The Cranes' Call: 40 Years Of Preserving Grace
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, birds, animals, animal welfare, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 662 days ago - npr.org
The International Crane Foundation, based in Wisconsin, has been studying and advocating for the birds for 40 years. George Archibald founded it with another young ornithologist on a family farm near Baraboo.
Small Birds Save Big Money for Costa Rica's Farmers
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, birds, animals, animal welfare, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 664 days ago - enn.com
The yellow warbler may not pull a perfect latte, but it turns out it's a friend to coffee drinkers all the same.
World's Biggest Owl Depends on Large Old Trees
Animals  (tags: birds, owls, wildanimals, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife )

Cal
- 667 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The Blakiston fish owl (Bubo Blakistoni) is the world's largest - and one of the rarest - owl species, with an impressive 6 foot (2 meter) wingspan
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Endangered Albatrosses From Deadly Fishing Lines
Animals  (tags: birds, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection, endangered, endangered, endangered, humans, protection )

Cal
- 690 days ago - forcechange.com
Support efforts to protect the endangered albatross from deadly fishing lines.
Navy Steps Up Efforts to Protect Burrowing Owls at Weapons Base
Animals  (tags: birds, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection, endangered, endangered, endangered, humans, protection )

Cal
- 690 days ago - latimes.com
There are just four breeding pairs of burrowing owls left along the Southern California coast, all of which nest at the Seal Beach Naval Weapons Station in Orange County.
 

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