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PETITION - Protect Endangered Bat From Extinction
Animals  (tags: bats, Endangered species act, prevention of wildlife loss, biodiversity wildlife, animal welfare laws, Habitat preservation, stronger protection )

- 5 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently decided against protecting critical habitat for the northern long-eared bat, despite a drastic decline in the species' population. The northern long-eared bat is listed as threatened under the Endangered...
PETITION - Save Tigers From Being Farmed for Bone Wine
Animals  (tags: tigers in captivity, tiger bone wine, exploitation of animals, barbaric animal cruelty, international trade, Endangered species act, tiger farming, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger protection laws, animal welfare and rights, punishment for ani )

- 11 days ago -
Illegal Chinese tiger farms are a growing problem. Despite the ban on the farms by the Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species in 1975, China has continued to run tiger farms to sell their body parts. At present an estimated 4,000...
PETITION - Don't Build Highway That Would Threaten Koalas
Animals  (tags: Highway construction, Koala Bears, Endangered species act, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection, biodiversity wildlife, prevention of wildlife loss, alternatives )

- 12 days ago -
Australian environmental authorities are considering a plan to build a new four-lane highway that would threaten a dwindling colony of koalas. The new Pacific Highway upgrade (referred to as Stage 10) would run through the town of Ballina, New South Wales
PETITION - Keep Yellowstone's Grizzlies Protected
Animals  (tags: Yellowstone National Park, Grizzly bears, Endangered species act, stronger protection, biodiversity wildlife, prevention of wildlife loss, animal welfare and rights )

- 28 days ago -
Please join us in speaking out for Yellowstone's grizzlies by telling the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to keep federal Endangered Species Act protections in place.
PETITION - Save Desert Elephants From Extinction
Animals  (tags: Mali, desert elephants, Endangered species act, prevention from dying out, habitat protection, biodiversity wildlife, wildlife preservation, animal welfare laws, stronger protection )

- 41 days ago -
Due to careless and oftentimes malicious human activity, very few desert elephant herds remain in the world today. It has been reported that one of these herds will soon be extinct, unless the Mali government does something to save them.
PETITION - Save the Last 300 Elephants of Mali
Animals  (tags: Mali, desert elephants, Endangered species act, prevention from dying out, habitat protection, biodiversity wildlife, wildlife preservation, animal welfare laws, stronger protection )

- 43 days ago -
The Gourma region of central Mali, Western Africa is home to one of the last herds of desert elephants. Like other elephants in Africa, they're disappearing at an alarming rate. But Mali's desert elephants could go extinct much sooner than others.
PETITION - Protect The Endangered Indus River Dolphin
Animals  (tags: Endangered species act, river dolphins, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, prevention from dying out, biodiversity wildlife, animalrights )

- 60 days ago -
The Indus River dolphin, one of the rarest mammals in the world with only around 1,100 remaining alive today, is at risk of losing its endangered species protection. Also known as the "blind dolphin" due to its lens-less eyes and reliance on echolocation
PETITION - Protect the Arctic Grayling From Extinction
Animals  (tags: arctic animals, Endangered species act, prevention from dying out, animalwelfare, stronger protection, animal welfare laws, fishing ban )

- 65 days ago -
The arctic grayling exists only in rapidly declining numbers in the upper Missouri River due to climate change and water withdrawal, and yet it is not listed as endangered. This freshwater fish is common throughout the Arctic and Pacific, but the...
PETITION - Demand Justice for Murdered Wolves
Animals  (tags: minnesota wolves, wolf killers, needless killings, animalrights, Endangered species act, justice for animals, justice for animals, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, prevention of wildlife loss )

- 66 days ago -
The bodies of three gray wolves were recently found dumped in a ditch along a road in Minnesota. These beautiful animals are protected under the Endangered Species Act, yet someone blatantly disregarded this protection by killing these three wolves and..
PETITION - Support Protections for Forage Fish - PLEASE ACT TODAY!
Animals  (tags: forage fish species, federal protection, Endangered species act, marine ecosystems, ocean health, animalwelfare, Marine Environment )

- 100 days ago -
Federal fishery managers are considering a proposed rule to protect seven groups of forage fish species in federal waters off the U.S. West Coast. This action would culminate a years-long process in which environmental organizations, fishery managers and
Petition: Speak Up for Alaska's Alexander Archipelago Before It's Too Late!
Animals  (tags: Endangered species act, Alexander Archipelago wolf, rare animals, animalwelfare, animalrights, prevention from dying out, biodiversity wildlife, stronger protection laws, ethics )

- 116 days ago -
Despite evidence provided by biologists and warnings from Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity, US Fish and Wildlife still refused to list the Alexander Archipelago wolf under the Endangered Species Act.
Petition: Demand Protection for Endangered Koalas at Black Rocks, Pottsville NSW
Animals  (tags: Koala Protection Act, habitat conservation, Koala Protection Society, Endangered species act, protection and safety, animalwelfare, animalrights )

- 122 days ago -
The local community voted Cr Barry Longland into council believing he would protect the environment. Over the last 2 years he has consistently voted against effective protection for endangered Black Rocks koalas and has been the main instigator for the
Petition: Help Save Bequia's Wildlife
Animals  (tags: Endangered species act, poaching, sea turtles, conservation, animalwelfare, protected areas )

- 170 days ago -
The Law of St.Vincent and the Grenadines W.I. protects critically endangered Sea Turtles. It forbids the poaching of turtle eggs and turtle hatchlings. In a commercially run operation visitors are invited to pay to see hundreds of hawkbill hatchlings...
Petition: PLEASE HELP Us Keep the Gray Wolf on the Endangered Species List: Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Wyoming...
Animals  (tags: Endangered species act, wolf protection, natural predators, right to live, professional protection, animalwelfare, animalrights, conservation, hunting ban, biodiversity wildlife )

- 171 days ago -
Two U.S. senators announced a renewed push Thursday to strip federal protection from gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming - and to prohibit courts from intervening in those states on the embattled predator's behalf.
Pledge to Defend the Endangered Species Act From Congressional Attacks
Animals  (tags: Endangered species act, wild animals, environmental protection, flora and fauna, responsibility, conservation, stronger protection, animalwelfare )

- 179 days ago -
The Endangered Species Act is one of the world's most successful and effective animal protection laws. In the 42 years since it was passed with bipartisan support, the act has protected more than 1,300 fish, plants, and animals in the United States...

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