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Save Wolves, Old-Growth Forests and Our Climate
Animals  (tags: wolves, alaska, climate, old groth, forests, animal welfare, wolf, petition )

Scooby
- 185 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
A unique Alaskan wolf species is being driven extinct by the clearcutting of its old-growth forest home. These same forests trap enormous amounts of carbon, slowing down global warming.
Help Protect Predators in Alaska's National Preserves PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, predators, Alaska, preserves, wildlife )

AnnaGone
- 218 days ago - awionline.org
The NPS is now seeking comments on the proposed rule and whether the taking of black bears over bait should still be allowed in National Preserves. AWI is urging NPS to adopt the proposed rule and to ban bear baiting on national preserve lands for both
Protect Alaska's Walruses From Dirty Oil Drilling and Global Warming PETITION
Animals  (tags: wildlife, walruses, Alaska, protection )

AnnaGone
- 228 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Please sign the petition below asking the government to protect the walrus as an endangered species and put a permanent halt to offshore drilling off Alaska.
Protect Wolves and Bears in Alaska's National Parks!
Animals  (tags: wolves, bears, hunters, alaska, abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, s )

Sara
- 261 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The National Park Service is considering a ban on the worst hunting practices that target wolves and bears -- including baiting, snaring and using artificial lights to kill hibernating bears -- in Alaska's national parks.
Protect Arctic Walrus From Shell's New Drilling Plan! ACTION US
Animals  (tags: Arctic drilling, Shell, wildlife, walrus, Point Lay, Alaska, protection, environment, ecosystems, habitat )

Nancy
- 271 days ago - act.alaskawild.org
Shell just submitted a larger, noisier and more polluting plan to drill in the walrus' home as soon as this summer. To help the walrus, tell President Obama to keep America's Arctic Ocean safe from Shell!
Tell EPA: Stop Pebble Mine - Petition
Animals  (tags: Salmon, Alaska, Bristol Bay, Pebble Mine, open pit gold copper mine, wetlands, toxic, Canadian Compnay )

Dandelion
- 299 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The world's largest salmon fishery could soon be poisoned by toxic mining waste. Canadian mining company wants to build a massive open-pit gold and copper mine in the ecologically-sensitive streams and wetlands that feed into Alaska's pristine Bristol Bay
Another Reason To "Give It Up"!!!
Animals  (tags: iditarod, animalcruelty, world, Alaska, risks, safety, dogs )

Nancy
- 485 days ago - msn.foxsports.com
An Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher was flown to a hospital after a harrowing ordeal that included crashing his sled, hitting his head on a tree stump and getting knocked unconscious, and later falling through ice and breaking his ankle.
Man Catches 200-Year-Old Fish in Alaska
Animals  (tags: Sitka, Alaska, Fishing, OMG, Photos, For The Win, 200-year-old rockfish )

Judy
- 731 days ago - ftw.usatoday.com
Fisherman Henry Liebman recently made a deep-sea catch he'll never forget, reeling in a record-setting shortraker rockfish.
Steller Sea Lion Has First Captive Birth in Years!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, habitat, humans, good news, Alaska, seal lion, birth, captivity, pup, decades )

Giana
- 735 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A Steller sea lion pup born at the Alaska SeaLife Center holds an important distinction. It's the first such pup born in captivity on this continent in decades, said the center's president, Tara Riemer Jones.
Take a Stand Against the Savage Cruelty of the Dog Sledding Industry ACTION US
Animals  (tags: dogs, animalcruelty, Iditarod, illness, Alaska, animals )

Nancy
- 859 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
More than a hundred dogs have died during the Iditarod since the annual races began in 1973. Dogs also suffer terrible spinal, hip, and muscular injuries, exhaustion, heart attacks, and hemorrhaging. Please speak out for them...
Fatal Wolf Attack Unnerves Alaska Village ( Truth About Wolf /Human Attack)
Animals  (tags: Wolf, Human, Fatality, 2010, alaska, the truth )

Roxy
- 978 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Rare fatality It was the first fatal wolf attack in Alaska, and only the second documented case of a wild wolf killing a human in North America.
Orphaned Baby Walrus Charms Our Alaska Program Director, Karla Dutton!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, walrus, Alaska, orphan, walrus calf, animals, endangered, protection )

Nancy
- 994 days ago - defendersblog.org
Knowing about the challenges walruses face made meeting the orphaned calf even more special. Staff and trained volunteers at the Alaska SeaLife Center care for the calf (who I called Walter) and another walrus calf 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Protect Alaska's Western Arctic Reserve ACTION US
Animals  (tags: conservation, environment, wildlife, Salazar, US, Alaska, BLM )

Nancy
- 1135 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Among the areas we are urging Secretary Salazar to safeguard for future generations are the home of our nation's largest caribou herd, the Utukok Uplands; the Colville River, and Kasegaluk Lagoon, breeding and molting waters for beluga whales.
Pebble Mine of Bristol Bay Endangers Whales
Animals  (tags: beluga whale, save the whales, salmon, trout, pike, whitefish, tailing ponds, pebble mine, copper, silver, gold, cyanide, sulfuric acid, bristol bay, alaska, cook inlet, conservation, marine habitat, clean water, endangered species act, extinction )

Deb
- 1187 days ago - bellaonline.com
To keep thriving fish markets and tourism industries in Alaska it is best to avoid generating roach motel taglines like, "Alaska, home of lethal mine tailing ponds. The marine life and tourists come in but they won't go out."
Animal Petition: Help Save the Beluga Whale From Extinction at Hands of Mining Giant. PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, cruelty, death, endangered, wildanimals, wildlife, marine life, Alaska, whales, suffering, extinction, environment, humans, protection, sadness, copper mines, habitat )

Jim
- 1199 days ago - forcechange.com
The mining giant Rio Tinto plans to build a gold and copper mine in Alaska's Bristol bay which is also home to the endangered Beluga whale. There are only 284 of these whales left, and if their habitat is not respected they will become extinct. Alaskan
 

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