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Demand Action for Our Southwestern Desert Tortoises - PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: desert tortoise, animalwelfare, nevada, conservation, protection, environment, habitat )

- 173 days ago -
The federal government has revealed plans to shut down the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center in Nevada. This is an unsettling move that would require the removal and relocation of up to 1,400 captive desert tortoises into wild tortoise populations.
Desert Tortoise Faces Threat From Its Own Refuge
Animals  (tags: desert tortoise, sadness, protection, habitat, endangered, humans, rescued )

- 234 days ago -
Desert tortoise faces threat from its own refuge as BLM closes Vegas rescue center

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