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Ecologists Protest Slaughter of Birds That Can Fly Through Hurricanes
Animals  (tags: American Bird Conservancy, Caribbean, Fletcher Smith, Florida, French Guiana, George Fenwick, Guadaoupe, Natural Resources )

Judy
- 1037 days ago - nationofchange.org
"Using satellite transmitters attached to the birds, researchers tracked one Whimbrel - named Hope - through a large tropical storm in 2011."
ACTION ALERT: Keep Protections for Florida Black Bears! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: black bears, florida, legalisaiton, protection, wildlife, laws )

Simone
- 1098 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are meeting to remove state protection of the Florida Black Bear and their cubs. Hunting of the subspecies was banned in 1994.
Don't Allow Pets to Be Artificially Colored With Dye ACTION
Animals  (tags: cruelty, animal welfare, Florida, color dye on animals, toxins, abuse )

Nancy
- 1187 days ago - forcechange.com
A new bill that has just passed through the Florida House would put domesticated animals in danger of becoming live holiday decorations this Easter. The bill would overturn a 45-year ban on dyeing live animals, and would permit pet stores to sell brightly
Save Florida's Manatees From Development! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: manatee, Florida, development, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, habitat, wildlife, protection )

Lindsey
- 1222 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Your help is needed to save Florida's largest and deepest spring, and the incredible animals that live there. The state of Florida is considering opening Wakulla Spring to recreational diving, which would threaten the survival of species like the manatee
ACT TODAY To Keep HB 997 Alive and Save Florida Dogs!
Animals  (tags: Florida, dogs, pit bull, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, crime, dogs, ethics, sadness, pets, protection )

Lindsey
- 1231 days ago - capwiz.com
Miami-Dade is the only county that has a breed-discriminatory law targeting pit-bull-type dogs. HB 997 would repeal this archaic provision. However, the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners is trying to stall this measure by asking Rep. Trujillo.
Deceptive 'Animal Rescue Act' Will Endanger Animals in Florida! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: peta, petition, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, Florida, dogs, animals, humans, investigation, pets, protection )

Lindsey
- 1242 days ago - secure.peta.org
PETA PETITION - A dangerous bill has been introduced in the Florida legislature. Misleadingly named the "Animal Rescue Act," Senate Bill 818 (SB 818) and its companion bill in the house, House Bill 597 (HB 597), if passed, would put homeless and unwanted.
Manatee Rescued From Florida's Red Tide
Animals  (tags: mantatee, red tide, florida, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1245 days ago - globalanimal.org
On Tuesday a manatee was rescued in Bonita Springs from symptoms related to red tide poisoning. The toxic marine algae that causes red tide is often fatal to marine and coastal species when ingested or inhaled.
Take ACTION for Manatees
Animals  (tags: manatees, wildlife, animalwelfare, Florida, Tea Baggers )

Nancy
- 1366 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Let City and County Officials Know You are Appalled by Deadly High Speed Watercraft in Kings Bay
FL Has Worst Invasive Reptile/Amphibian Problem in the World.
Animals  (tags: florida, animals, exotic pets, snakes, lizards, AnimalWelfare, conservation, cruelty, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, investigation, killing, pets, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1369 days ago - todaysthv.com
There's an invasion going on in Florida. Researchers at the University of Florida say the state has the worst invasive reptile and amphibian problem in the world. Many of the animals have been traced back to the exotic pet trade. VIDEO
Winter the Dolphin Gets Her Own Movie
Animals  (tags: dolphin, florida, animals, conservation, environment, GoodNews, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1394 days ago - treehugger.com
Winter the dolphin lost her tail at three months old when she got entangled in a crab trap off the coast of Florida. She was brought in to Clearwater Marine Aquarium where she received a unique gift -- a prosthetic tail that would allow her to swim.
Protect Sea Turtles From Coastal Development Subsidies PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, wildlife, Florida, petition )

Andrea
- 1419 days ago - change.org
As a result of a lawsuit settlement, FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program is preparing a biological assessment to be reviewed by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service. The NFIP has provided insurance coverage
Florida Tea Party Worries About Government's Secret Manatee Conspiracy
Animals  (tags: manatees, wildlife, animalwelfare, Florida, Tea Baggers )

Nancy
- 1441 days ago - motherjones.com
"We cannot elevate nature above people," explained Edna Mattos, 63, leader of the Citrus County Tea Party Patriots, in an interview. "That's against the Bible and the Bill of Rights."
Florida Black Bears To Lose State Protection
Animals  (tags: bears, florida, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, sadness, law, environment, animalrights )

Lindsey
- 1482 days ago - wesh.com
LONGWOOD, Fla. -- The Florida black bear has made a comeback after it was declared a threatened species, and state officials said Wednesday that the bears will lose state protection within the next year.
ACTION ALERT: Florida: SB 206 Domestic Pet Violence Law! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: florida, legalisation, animal protection, domestic pet laws, domestic violence )

Simone
- 1489 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Senator Mike Fasano: I wanted to express my appreciation for your introduction of S206. This bill would have given similar protection under the term "domestic abuse" to domesticated animals as well as humans. I applaud your efforts.
Will You Help Me? My Home Is Being Destroyed...
Animals  (tags: Florida, panther, Habitat Destruction, habitat, extinct animals, AnimalWelfare, cats, conservation, animals, animalrights, environment, endangered, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1501 days ago - earthfirstnews.wordpress.com
Florida panthers are officially extinct this month. THIS IS OUR LAST CHANCE TO SAVE THEM! PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE (copy and paste) petition : http://www.thepetitionsite.com/5/say-no-to-power-p lant-in-florida-panther-habitat/

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