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Can Public-Private Partnerships Preserve the Dwindling Biodiversity of Lagos?
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, haitat loss, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, environment )

Cal
- 81 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In AfricaâEUR(TM)s biggest city, a haven for biodiversity flourishes amidst immense pressures, Kolawole Talabi writes in this commentary.
Maintain Funding to Help Farmers Preserve Biodiversity PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, biodiversity )

Anna
- 261 days ago - forcechange.com
Maintain funding for policy that helps farmers practice conservation to preserve biodiversity
Invasion of Poisonous Asian Toad in Madagascar Is a Greater Threat to Biodiversity Than Previously Thought
Animals  (tags: invasive species, toads, biodiversity, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildanimals, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 446 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Invasive species are among the greatest threats to the worldâEUR(TM)s biodiversity, and amphibians rank among the most devastating vertebrate invaders.
Scientists Conclusively Link BP Oil Spill With Unprecedented Dolphin Die-Off
Animals  (tags: U.S., Big Oil, Fossil Fuels, Biodiversity, Pollution, Louisiana )

Judy
- 492 days ago - commondreams.org
Dolphins in the spill-affected areas 'had some of the most severe lung lesions I have seen,' says scientist.
Support Protections for Overhunted Turtles
Animals  (tags: turtles, biodiversity, conservation, endangered, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

Carol Joa
- 688 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
- 759 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
- 897 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
- 993 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
- 1239 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
- 1271 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
- 1314 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
- 1321 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
- 1351 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
- 1418 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
- 1487 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
 

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