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The World's Biggest Manta Ray Sanctuary Created
Animals  (tags: Indonesia, manta ray, sanctuary, protections, good news, wildlife, oceans, tourism )

- 1554 days ago -
Indonesia on Friday instituted the world's biggest manta ray sanctuary covering millions of square kilometers as it seeks to protect the huge winged fish and draw more tourists to the sprawling archipelago.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Slaughter of Pacific Rim Sharks - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: sharks, protections, TPP, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalcruelty, death, animaladvocates )

- 1570 days ago -
Ensure the Trans Pacific Partnership trade pact includes strong provisions against killing sharks for their fins
TAKE ACTION NOW! Big Opportunity To Protect A Giant Fish!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, protection, protections, overfishing, Bluefin Tuna, habitat, environment, AnimalWelfare, animals, environment )

- 2151 days ago -
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is considering major policy changes for the management of Atlantic bluefin tuna. Some of these changes would reduce unintentional catch of bluefin, but other management options could undercut prot
U.S.: Groups Ask Appeals Court to Restore Wolf Protections
Animals  (tags: habitat, animals, protection, wolves, animal welfare, protections, congress, conservation )

- 2482 days ago -
Conservation groups asked an appeals court to strike down a move by Congress to strip more than 1,500 wolves in Idaho and Montana of federal endangered species protections
Judge Blocks Deal on Protections for Wolves
Animals  (tags: wolves, wild lives, endangered species, protections )

- 2603 days ago -
A federal judge has blocked a proposal to lift the endangered species protections for wolves in Montana and Idaho that had been hammered out by U.S. wildlife officials and conservation groups.The plan could have led to public hunting of some 1,300 wolves
Help Stop the Federal Wolf Killing Plan
Animals  (tags: Wildlife, wolf, killing, protections )

- 2781 days ago -
The federal Wildlife Services agency (a branch of the U.S. Department of Agriculture) is the primary wolf-killer in the United States -- and now wants to expand their wolf-killing operations... even in the face of a court ruling restoring protections...
Saving the Big Cat From Poachers
Animals  (tags: india, conservation, legalisation, china, tiger parts, protections, poachers )

- 3035 days ago -
Poaching has become such a menace that Ramesh recently took up the matter with the Chinese authorities, impressing on them the need to come down heavily on the smuggling of tiger parts into China.
Restore Endangered Species Act Protections to Wolves ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wolves, endangered species act, protections, environment, habitat, wildlife )

- 3046 days ago -
Last March the Obama administration prematurely removed gray wolves from the Endangered Species List in the Northern Rockies region -- with grave consequences. More than 500 wolves have been killed so far in Idaho and Montana.
Tell Congress: Sea Turtles Need More Protection to Survive-Take Action!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, protections, environment, extinction, habitat, endangered )

- 3145 days ago -
Urge your representatives to support new, comprehensive protections for sea turtles that will work on the land and at sea. The continued existence of sea turtles depends on it.
Groups Push for Special Wolf Protections
Animals  (tags: animals, wolves, protections, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3203 days ago -
Environmental and animal rights groups say the Mexican gray wolf needs special protection by the federal government.
Gov't Revokes Rule Limiting Species Protections
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, species, protections, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, extinction )

- 3313 days ago -
The Obama administration's move means scientists, not bureaucrats, once again must determine threats to endangered species.
Canada Is Greener Than United States--Except When It Comes to Animals
Animals  (tags: animals, protections, Canada, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, pets, wildlife )

- 3364 days ago -
The Canadian culture is much "greener" and pro-environment than our own. But as much as it is doing for clean air, clean water and open space, the Canadian consciousness has not evolved to the point where its protections for animals and species are as
Animals  (tags: gorillas, protections, fighting )

- 3499 days ago -
CONGO REBELS SEIZE GORILLA PARK HQ AFTER HEAVY FIGHTING; RANGERS FORCED TO FLEE INTO FORESTS Rebels in DR Congo loyal to dissident General Laurent Nkunda seized the Headquarters of Virunga National Park and its Gorilla Sector today after intense fighting.
Bison Advocates Hold Rally On The Capitol Lawn Gathering in Helena to Hold Schweitzer Accountable for Largest Slaughter Since 18
Animals  (tags: bison advocates, rally, protesting buffalo slaughter, wild animals, protections, american icon )

- 3663 days ago -
-- Wild bison advocates will gather in Helena, Montana, Wednesday, May 14th, on the lawn of the State Capitol, 1301 East Sixth Avenue, to draw attention to Governor Brian Schweitzer's role in the largest wild bison slaughter since the 1800s and to ask
Yellowstone's Bison and Wolves Are Paying The Ultimate Price
Animals  (tags: yellowstone bison, wolves, slaughtered, massacred, delisting, disappearing, conservation, protections, laws )

- 3681 days ago -
What is causing the decline of America's keystone species and the wild places they call home? The answer may be right under your nose, or more accurately, on your dinner plate.

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