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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Florida Panther's Home
Animals  (tags: HABITAT LOSS, Florida Panther, Florida panther survival, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, cats, animalrights )

- 41 days ago -
With only 100 to180 Florida panthers left in the world, the greatest threat to the panther's future is loss of habitat.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Fishing Cat
Animals  (tags: cats, animals, animalrights, endangered, habitat loss, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 100 days ago -
A native of Asia--Fishing cats are endangered due to their dependence on wetlands, which are increasingly being settled and converted for agricultural use, and also due to human over-exploitation of local fish stocks.
Bumblebee Bummer: This Native Bee Is Facing Extinction
Animals  (tags: environment, habitat, habitat loss, agriculture, bumblebees, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, protection )

- 161 days ago -
Environmental groups want endangered species protections for the rusty patched bumblebee.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Your Neighborhood Wildlife!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, habitat loss, humans, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 245 days ago -
Habitat loss remains a huge threat to wildlife across the country. Development has significantly reduced habitat for the birds, mammals and other animals that used to call these lands home. In fact, pollinators -- like butterflies, bees and hummingbirds -
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Sage-Grouse From Extinction!
Animals  (tags: habitat, HABITAT LOSS, habitat loss, animalwelfare, endangered, animaladvocates, animals, animalcruelty, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 248 days ago -
Half of the greater sage-grouse habitat has already been lost forever. The remainder is threatened by oil and gas drilling, livestock grazing, mining and off road vehicle use, all of which destroy sage-grouse breeding, nesting and winter habitat every day
Conservationists Seek Federal Protection for Tufted Puffins
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, habitat loss, oil spills, protection )

- 253 days ago -
Tufted puffins are being decimated off the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington by oil spills, fishing nets and declining forage fish populations.
Jaguars in Argentine Chaco on Verge of Local Extinction
Animals  (tags: habitat, habitat loss, jaguars, cats, endangered, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, protection )

- 304 days ago -
. In the past jaguars ranged 1,500 kilometers (930 miles) further south, but their range has shrunk as habitat loss and human disturbance have increased Read more at
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sumatran Tigers From Extinction - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: tigers, protection, animals, animaladvocates, habitat loss, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat )

- 337 days ago -
Protect the Sumatran Tiger habitat in the Bukit Tigaphuluh forest from being destroyed by pulp and paper companies
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Monarch Butterflies (or Other Butterflies, Too in Your Part of the World)
Animals  (tags: butterflies, habitat loss, habitat, protection, humans, environment, endangered, animals, animalwelfare )

- 347 days ago -
Monarchs are on the move, but facing new dangers. Long threatened by logging and agricultural activities, climate change poses new challenges. Here's their story and a few steps you can take to help them along the way.
Point Pelee National Park Cancels Monarch Butterfly Count
Animals  (tags: Butterflies, conservation, habitat loss, Monarch butterfly, pesticides )

- 393 days ago -
The southern tip of Canada is a critical stopover for migrating Monarch butterflies. Point Pelee National Park in Leamington, Ont., has cancelled its annual monarch butterfly count due to the lack of butterflies.
Save the World's Rarest Cat By Doing One Thing, Say Researchers
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, endangered, cats, climate change, habitat loss, protection, humans, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 424 days ago -
Conservationists can ensure the world's rarest wild cat escapes extinction by doing one simple thing, say researchers -- but they need to do it soon.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Bawean Deer
Animals  (tags: habitat loss, endangered, wildanimals, amphibians, protection, humans, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife )

- 429 days ago -
Due to ongoing habitat loss, small population size and limited range, the Bawean deer is evaluated as critically endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Yangtze Finless Porpoise Drops to Critically Endangered
Animals  (tags: endangered, habitat loss, porpoises, habitat, humans, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, environment )

- 472 days ago -
The Yangtze River ecosystem has been decimated by overpopulation, pollution, boat traffic, massive dam-building, illegal electro-fishing, and habitat loss among other impacts.
Tigers, Orangutans, Rhinos: Sumatra's Big Mammals on the Edge of Extinction
Animals  (tags: endangered, extinction, animals, wildlife, habitat loss, wildanimals, protection, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, environment, humans, habitat )

- 499 days ago -
Contact between humans and wild animals is increasing disastrously in Sumatra as deforestation, mining and palm oil concessions expand, fragmenting forest habitats and driving animals out of protected areas.

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