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The Tallest Mammal In the World Is Silently Going Extinct. Does Anyone Care?
Animals  (tags: giraffes, poaching, extinction crisis )

- 101 days ago -
In 1999, there were around 140,000 giraffes in Africa. Today, the population has plummeted to an estimated 80,000 giraffes left in Africa. ThatâEUR(TM)s a 40% drop in just the last 15 years âEUR" but no one is talking about it.
Help Save Sumatran Tiger From Extinction! - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: sumatran tigers, extinction crisis, palm oil plantations )

- 325 days ago -
The Sumatran Tigers are at risk of becoming extinct by 2015! Palm oil plantations and illegal logging are destroying the tiger's habitat and forcing them to move themselves closer to human civilization. Asia Pulp & Paper is the largest company destroying
Kenya - Take Steps to Save the White Rhino From Extinction - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: kenya wildlife, kenya officals, white rhinos, extinction crisis )

- 347 days ago -
Please sign and share this petition in an effort to save the white rhino in Kenya from extinction. Recently, one of their breeding males passed on at only 34 years of age when their life expectancy is up to 50 years old. There is present fear that these a
Animals  (tags: Tamandua, Habitat Destruction, extinction crisis )

- 349 days ago -
The endangered TETRADACTYLA being the the smallest of all the Tamandua species is facing emminent extinction due to habitat loss and deforestation.
10 Rarest Animals In The World
Animals  (tags: animals, rare, species, extinction crisis )

- 375 days ago -
According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature there are up to 2,300 species considered critically endangered. The extinction threats to a number of animals because they can not cope with the trends in the world that change by human...
Please Take Action - Sign the Bushmeat Promise
Animals  (tags: Bushmeat Crisis Task Force, Bushmeat, Illegal Animal-Trade, extinction crisis, Animal Welfare, crime, ethics, conservation, extinction, suffering, slaughter, wildlife, society, law, habitat, environment, protection, primates )

- 2465 days ago -
The illegal 'Bushmeat' trade has allready caused extinctions in Asia and West Africa, and may push the African great apes--chimpanzees, gorillas, and bonobos--toward extinction within the next decade
Mediterranean Tuna Being Edged Towards Extinction By Huge Overcapacity and Corruption
Animals  (tags: Blue fin tuna, WWF report, Extinction crisis )

- 2763 days ago -
Analysis of the Mediterranean bluefin tuna fleet shows it conservatively having twice the fishing capacity of current quotas and more than three and a half times the catch levels recommended by scientists to avoid stock collapse.

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