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Earth Faces Sixth 'Great Extinction' With 41% of Amphibians Set to Go the Way of the Dodo
Animals  (tags: sixth, great, extinction, human, caused, species, vanishing, threatened )

Johan
- 13 days ago - theguardian.com
Human activity, from overfishing to agriculture, is forcing a vast number of species to vanish from the wild. A staggering 41% of all amphibians on the planet now face extinction while 26% of mammal species and 13% of birds are similarly threatened.
Protect Threatened Squirrel From Rising Sea Levels - Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Squirrel, threatened, habitat, sea levels, animal welfare, force change, petition )

Scooby
- 91 days ago - forcechange.com
We are all too used to hearing about habitat loss due to humans cutting down trees, dumping pollutants and waste into the environment, or chasing animals away with farmlands or urban environments. As the sea levels rise, animals will be facing habitat
TAKE ACTION NOW: Protect Lynx From Maine's Deadly Plan
Animals  (tags: Canada Lynx, Great NORTH Woods, maine, animals, endangered, environment, humans, threatened, protection, wildanimals )

Lone
- 113 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Rare and threatened Canada lynx roam silently through the Great North Woods of Maine -- one of the last lynx strongholds in the lower 48.
Seahorses Threatened By Climate Change (PHOTOS)
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, sadness, global warming, climate change, pollution, seahorses, threatened, wildlife, decline )

Giana
- 515 days ago - weather.com
Seahorses, those rainbow-hued, color-changing fish that seem to scoot through the ocean, are some of the ocean's most charismatic creatures. Sadly, a host of factors, from climate change to water pollution, are causing population declines.
Save Tawain's Leopard Cats - Petition
Animals  (tags: cat, cats, leopard cat, endangered, species, threatened, destruction, wildlife, forest, wildlife, protection, killing, killed, slaughter, wildanimals, habitat, environment, endangered, cats, conservation, extinction )

Annelisa
- 534 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Taiwan's endangered Leopard Cats are under threat from Miaoli County Government's plan to flatten a forest and build a 25ha funeral park. Local residents are strongly opposed to it...
ACTION ALERT: Stop Illegal Marijuana Farmers From Endangering Wildlife! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wildlife, marijuana farmers, endangered, threatened, habitat, protection )

Simone
- 870 days ago - forcechange.com
Whether or not we all agree on the legalization of marijuana, there is no dispute when it comes to killing off wildlife to preserve a drug plant-it is not okay. Researchers have recently found numerous bodies of dead fishers, almost-endangered mammals
ACTION ALERT: Don't Legalize Torturous Wild Animal Traps in South Africa! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wildife, animals, threatened, traps, horrendous cruelty, suffeirng, south africa, animal welfare )

Simone
- 870 days ago - forcechange.com
The South African government has proposed new legislation that would make soft traps legal to use. The government has renamed the gin trap 'soft traps' in this new proposition. Despite the name, soft traps are not as delicate as they sound.
ACTION ALERT: Suspend Trade of African Grey Parrots! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: grey parrots, endangered, survival, trade, disappearing, threatened, protection )

Simone
- 887 days ago - forcechange.com
The African Grey Parrot is one of the most intelligent inquisitive birds in existence today. Sadly, this intelligence and one of the best capacities for speech mimicry among parrots makes them extremely popular as pets.
ACTION ALERT: Protect the Clouded Leopard! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: cloud leopards, extinction, threatened, killed, endangered, conservation )

Simone
- 887 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Skins, claws and teeth of the clouded leopard are offered for decoration and clothing, bones and meat as substitute for the tiger in traditional Asian Medicines and tonics, and live animals for the pet trade.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Bowhunting in Florida! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: deers, wildlife, threatened, killed, bowhunting, cruelty, suffering legalisation )

Simone
- 915 days ago - forcechange.com
Suwannee River Water Management District in Oak Park, Florida, is debating leasing its lands for bowhunting in order to raise funds for land management activities. They are holding a public meeting on July 5th to discuss fee-based hunting on the land,
Urgent Please Sign Help the Polar Bears
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, threatened, killing, slaughter, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife, conservation, protection, crime, sadness, protection )

Kelly
- 923 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Urgent Action Needed for when Congress comes back in August
13% of World's Birds Now Face Possible Extinction
Animals  (tags: extinction, birds, nature, threatened, birds, endangered, world, world, usa, safety, wildlife, conservation, endangered, environment )

Dianne Ly
- 930 days ago - examiner.com
Thirteen percent of all the bird species (1,331 out of 10,064) are now at risk for extinction according to Birdlife International. That's up from the 1,253.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Killing Dolphins With Oil Exploration! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: dolphins, threatened, habitat, oceans, legalisaiton, oil companies )

Simone
- 931 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Since January, over 900 dead dolphins have been found on the beaches of Peru. Dr. Carlos Yaipen Llanos of ORCA Peru conducted necropsies on 30 of the dolphins, and found evidence that acoustical trauma and the startled rapid race.
ACTION ALERT: Vote NO to Sea Otter Fur Trade! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sea otters, endangered, protection, threatened, fur trade, cruelty )

Simone
- 948 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Alaska Representative Donald Young has introduced a bill (H.R. 2714), to restart the fur trade of northern sea otters. The International Union for Conservation of Nature still lists the sea otter as an endangered species,
ACTION ALERT: Stop The Bird Killing Bill! PLEASE SIGN ! (Born Free USA)
Animals  (tags: birds, migratory bird treaty, birds, threatened, cormorant protection )

Simone
- 951 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Your help is needed to defeat a bill that flies in the face of true conservation: "The Cormorant Management and Natural Resources Act" (H.R. 3074) Introduced by Rep. John Kline (R-MN), the bill would amend the Migratory Bird Treaty
 

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