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Distorting Scientific Knowledge on Florida Panthers | Union of Concerned Scientists
Animals  (tags: endangered, habitat, Florida, wildlife, Florida panthers )

Raffi
- 2496 days ago - ucsusa.org
According to a senior biologist at the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), agency officials knowingly used flawed science in the agency's assessment of the endangered Florida panther's habitat and viability in order to facilitate proposed real estate
Don't Let Big Oil Threaten the Last Florida Panthers! ACTION US
Animals  (tags: ecosystems, environment, wildlife, panthers, Florida, animalwelfare )

Nancy
- 789 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
The list of protected Florida lands and water these new oil leases threaten is staggering: the Florida Panther Wildlife Refuge, the Big Cypress National Preserve, the Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary -- it goes on and on. The panthers and the local...
Far From Home
Animals  (tags: manatee, Cape Cod, Florida, wildlife, rescue )

RC
- 2765 days ago - thebostonchannel.com
A manatee, normally found in warm tropical waters, is cruising the waters off Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Wildlife officials there are keeping an eye on the adult manatee and waiting for a Florida rescue team to arrive and take it back home.
STOP The Butchering of Dogs and Cats For Food in Florida ACTION NEEDED!!!
Animals  (tags: dogs, cats, killing dogs, cats, Stolen pets, death, florida, protection needed )

Barb
- 167 days ago - change.org
This has been brought to our attention, something that is so disturbing and we know the people of Florida will also be as disturbed about this as we are. We have learned that there are people in Florida who butcher dogs & cats for food.
Don't Allow Pets to Be Artificially Colored With Dye ACTION
Animals  (tags: cruelty, animal welfare, Florida, color dye on animals, toxins, abuse )

Nancy
- 1498 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
Panthers Still Dying on Florida's Roads
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, panthers, Florida, environment, habitat, death, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1938 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Twenty three panther deaths were recorded by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) last year. Of those, 16 were killed by cars, while six deaths were attributed to "intraspecific aggression", or panthers killing other panthers.
TAKE ACTION NOW - Ban Ivory Sales in Florida ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, florida, ELEPHANT PROTECTION )

Angela
- 385 days ago - change.org
We need to end the loopholes allowing illegal ivory to be sold in the United States. With your help, we can get Florida to join the movement to ban the sale of all ivory.
South Florida Horses Likely Slaughtered for Meat - VIDEO- MiamiHerald
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, killed, horses, slaughter, black market, Florida, brutality )

Raffi
- 2473 days ago - miamiherald.com
Caretakers found the brown American quarter horse Bonita lying dead and bloodied on the stable floor early Sunday morning. Her front legs had been hacked, as had portions of her rump. Not far from the carcass lay her months-old foal.
ACTION ALERT: Help Outlaw Bestiality in the Sunshine State ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: bestiality, legal, states, florida, horrific animal cruelty, suffering, laws, legalisation, animal protection )

Simone
- 1943 days ago - animals.change.org
Unbelievably, bestiality is still legal in Florida. Numerous states including Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Alaska, South Dakota, and Washington have passed laws prohibiting this exploitive and abusive practice.
Ships Get Blame for Manatee Deaths
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, manatee's, death, ships, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, sadness, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2672 days ago - jacksonville.com
Collisions on the rise The mammals' autopsy results indicate larger vessels are responsible. More manatee deaths in Duval County were blamed on ship and boat collisions last year than ever before, state wildlife records show
Urge Salazar to Save Florida Panthers From Extinction ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, panthers, Florida, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2181 days ago - change.org
Florida's big cats are in critical danger of extinction. Urge Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, to protect the little remaining habitat today, before it's too late for the panther.
FLORIDA NEEDS ANIMAL CRUELTY SURCHARGE FOR LOW COST SPAY/NEUTERING ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, Florida, spay and neuter, pets, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1944 days ago - change.org
Simple solution to reduce animal control costs throughout Florida, and will *not* cost the State a cent: Animal Cruelty/ordinance Violation surcharge.
Keep Oil Drilling Out of Florida Panther Habitat
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, oil drilling, Florida, habitat, animals )

Ginger
- 2086 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Big Cypress National Preserve was created in 1974 to stave off a proposed airport in the heart of the western Everglades. Now Miami-Dade County, whose land surrounds the preserve, finds itself with a cash shortfall and a proposal has been made to squeeze
Help Stop An Unnecessary Public Hunt of Black Bears in Florida
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, bears, Florida, hunting bears )

Ginger
- 2268 days ago - ow.ly
We the undersigned, wildlife advocacy group, Protect our Bears, plead to you, the FWC, to not consider public hunting and killing of black bears in Florida.
Non-Native Snakes Are Taking a Toll on Native Birds, Scientists Find
Animals  (tags: Non-Native Snakes, Florida, Science, Species, Wildlife )

Nancy
- 1880 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The Everglades National Park in Florida is home to hundreds of species of native wildlife. It has also become the well-established home of the non-native Burmese python -- known to be a predator of native species.

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