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Manatee Rescued From Florida's Red Tide
Animals  (tags: mantatee, red tide, florida, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1029 days ago - globalanimal.org
On Tuesday a manatee was rescued in Bonita Springs from symptoms related to red tide poisoning. The toxic marine algae that causes red tide is often fatal to marine and coastal species when ingested or inhaled.
Take ACTION for Manatees
Animals  (tags: manatees, wildlife, animalwelfare, Florida, Tea Baggers )

Nancy
- 1149 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Let City and County Officials Know You are Appalled by Deadly High Speed Watercraft in Kings Bay
FL Has Worst Invasive Reptile/Amphibian Problem in the World.
Animals  (tags: florida, animals, exotic pets, snakes, lizards, AnimalWelfare, conservation, cruelty, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, investigation, killing, pets, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1152 days ago - todaysthv.com
There's an invasion going on in Florida. Researchers at the University of Florida say the state has the worst invasive reptile and amphibian problem in the world. Many of the animals have been traced back to the exotic pet trade. VIDEO
Winter the Dolphin Gets Her Own Movie
Animals  (tags: dolphin, florida, animals, conservation, environment, GoodNews, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1177 days ago - treehugger.com
Winter the dolphin lost her tail at three months old when she got entangled in a crab trap off the coast of Florida. She was brought in to Clearwater Marine Aquarium where she received a unique gift -- a prosthetic tail that would allow her to swim.
Protect Sea Turtles From Coastal Development Subsidies PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, wildlife, Florida, petition )

Andrea
- 1203 days ago - change.org
As a result of a lawsuit settlement, FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program is preparing a biological assessment to be reviewed by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service. The NFIP has provided insurance coverage
Florida Tea Party Worries About Government's Secret Manatee Conspiracy
Animals  (tags: manatees, wildlife, animalwelfare, Florida, Tea Baggers )

Nancy
- 1225 days ago - motherjones.com
"We cannot elevate nature above people," explained Edna Mattos, 63, leader of the Citrus County Tea Party Patriots, in an interview. "That's against the Bible and the Bill of Rights."
Florida Black Bears To Lose State Protection
Animals  (tags: bears, florida, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, sadness, law, environment, animalrights )

Lindsey
- 1266 days ago - wesh.com
LONGWOOD, Fla. -- The Florida black bear has made a comeback after it was declared a threatened species, and state officials said Wednesday that the bears will lose state protection within the next year.
ACTION ALERT: Florida: SB 206 Domestic Pet Violence Law! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: florida, legalisation, animal protection, domestic pet laws, domestic violence )

Simone
- 1273 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Senator Mike Fasano: I wanted to express my appreciation for your introduction of S206. This bill would have given similar protection under the term "domestic abuse" to domesticated animals as well as humans. I applaud your efforts.
Will You Help Me? My Home Is Being Destroyed...
Animals  (tags: Florida, panther, Habitat Destruction, habitat, extinct animals, AnimalWelfare, cats, conservation, animals, animalrights, environment, endangered, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1285 days ago - earthfirstnews.wordpress.com
Florida panthers are officially extinct this month. THIS IS OUR LAST CHANCE TO SAVE THEM! PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE (copy and paste) petition : http://www.thepetitionsite.com/5/say-no-to-power-p lant-in-florida-panther-habitat/
ACTION ALERT: FLORIDA: HR 1513 - THE GREAT APE PROTECTION ACT ! - PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: florida, co sponsor, support, great ape protection act, primate protection, horrific testing, experiments )

Simone
- 1300 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
please support the GREAT APE PROTECTION ACT - NO LABORATORY EXPERIMENTATION!
Saving FL Panthers Could Get a Big Boost
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, Florida, panthers, protection, wildlife, habitat )

Cher
- 1350 days ago - publicnewsservice.org
A proposal to create a new national wildlife refuge north of Lake Okeechobee could give a big boost to efforts to save the Florida panther
Non-Native Snakes Are Taking a Toll on Native Birds, Scientists Find
Animals  (tags: Non-Native Snakes, Florida, Science, Species, Wildlife )

Nancy
- 1353 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.
Is The Florida Panther Up Next For Extinction?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, Florida, panthers, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1353 days ago - nationalparkstraveler.com
Word earlier this month that the eastern cougar has been declared extinct by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service leaves just one native panther species alive in the East -- the Florida panther that resides in Big Cypress National Preserve and Everglades
Family's Pet Duck Stolen From Front Yard - Cape Coral Family Searches for Ducknapper
Animals  (tags: pets, duck, waterfowl, stealing pets, bad intentions, missing pets, birds, Florida, tragedy, crime )

IE
- 1373 days ago - nbcmiami.com
A family on Florida's west coast says their beloved pet duck was stolen from their front yard, and so far there are few clues as to who stole him.
Panthers Still Dying on Florida's Roads
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, panthers, Florida, environment, habitat, death, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1411 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.

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