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ACTION ALERT: Take Action for Wolves, Sea Turtles and Manatees! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: laws, legalisation, wild animals, threatened, protection, wolves, sea turtles, manatees )

- 1225 days ago -
Speak out for imperiled animals. In April 2011, the U.S. Congress tucked an unprecedented "wolf de-listing rider" into the federal budget bill and it passed. Write your representative now and urge him or her to oppose the proposed
Florida Tea Party Worries About Government's Secret Manatee Conspiracy
Animals  (tags: manatees, wildlife, animalwelfare, Florida, Tea Baggers )

- 1248 days ago -
"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."
TAKE ACTION FOR MANATEES! On Earth Day 2011, Fight For Our Environmental Protections!
Animals  (tags: ecosystems, animals, animalwelfare, MANATEES, manatees, protection, humans, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, endangered, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 1337 days ago -
send a message to Florida Governor Rick Scott,asking him not to sign any bill that weakens or eliminates environmental protection. The Florida Forever Act, which has saved almost 9.4 million acres of environmentally sensitive lands, is being zeroed out of
Sierra Leone Mulls Law to Protect Manatee
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cow, aquatic mammals, wildanimals, humans, law, protection, conservation, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1409 days ago -
Sierra Leone is mulling new laws to protect the west African manatee which is under threat from bushmeat hunters, fishermen and rice growers who see it as a pest, the marine resources minister said Tuesday.
Officials Encouraged By Latest Manatee Count
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cow, marine mammals, population, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1414 days ago -
Despite the record number of manatees killed by the cold in 2010, wildlife officials are encouraged by the most recent manatee count, in which spotters tallied nearly 5,000 sea cows along Florida's coasts. That's up more than 1,000 from the 2009 count,
Survey Shows Florida Manatee Numbers Up Compared With Past Years
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cows, marine mammals, population, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1418 days ago -
Florida's manatee population appears to be higher than usual this year. A recent survey showed almost 5,000 manatees in the state. Biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission say that is comparatively higher than in past years.
New Science for Protecting Manatees
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cows, marine mammals, science, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, conservation, environment, protection, animalwelfare )

- 1419 days ago -
Manatees and dugongs are marine mammals of the order Sirenia.They originated in the middle Eocene period around 45 to 50 million years ago.They are gentle, plant-eating herbivores sometimes nicknamed "sea cows".The name manatee comes from the Haitian word
Protect Manatees By Requiring Propeller Guards On All Boats in Florida Waters ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, manatees, protection, wildlife, environment, wildanimals )

- 1421 days ago -
Manatee deaths are skyrocketing in Florida. Requiring propeller shields on boats is the right thing to do! The waters are becoming more crowded every day, and no relief for our endangered manatee in sight. The argument against this rational approach
Record Number of Manatees Died in Florida Last Year, Many Due to 'Cold Stress'
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, manatees, death, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )

- 1441 days ago -
A record number of manatees died in Florida in 2010, and officials blame many of the deaths on the year's unusually cold weather.
Cold Weather Killing Florida's Manatees
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, death, manatees, suffering, protection, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1467 days ago -
Unusually cold weather last winter killed Florida's endangered manatees at a record rate, a report said
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, manatees, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 1495 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today an emergency rulemaking to expand federal protection areas for manatees in Citrus County, Florida, creating a refuge that includes all of Kings Bay in Crystal River. These new provisions will provide
Florida Adopts New and Improved Endangered and Threatened Species Rule
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, manatees, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1539 days ago -
On September 1st, after years of work spurred on by concerned environmental groups like Save the Manatee Club, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission adopted a new and improved Endangered and Threatened Species rule at their Commission
Quest to Protect Manatee Habitat Underway in Pinellas County, Florida
Animals  (tags: Manatees, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, environment, protection, extinction, conservation, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 1592 days ago -
ST. PETERSBURG,FL. --- A St. Petersburg man is on a kayaking mission to keep the area waterways clean for manatees and other wildlife - and he's hoping to land a big grant to help him do it.
Three Sisters Springs Is Saved and Will Save Manatees
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, manatees, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 1611 days ago -
It's been a long time coming, but it looks like Three Sisters Springs has finally been saved

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