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Sign : Protect the Pacific Walrus Under the Endangered Species Act
Animals  (tags: walrus, wildlife, protection, endangered )

- 104 days ago -
Do not deny the Pacific walrus endangered species protections.
Protect Arctic Walrus From Oil Drilling!
Animals  (tags: walrus, polar bears, Arctic Drilling, shell oil, oil spill, environment, endangered, protection, wildanimals, humans, politics )

- 1004 days ago -
Stand up for walrus, polar bears and our children s future by helping us kick Shell out of the Arctic Ocean for good.
Protect Arctic Walrus From Shell's New Drilling Plan PETITION
Animals  (tags: walrus, Shell, habitat, wildlife )

- 1307 days ago -
To help the walrus, tell President Obama to keep America's Arctic Ocean safe from Shell! Sign the petition!
Protect Arctic Walrus From Shell's New Drilling Plan! ACTION US
Animals  (tags: Arctic drilling, Shell, wildlife, walrus, Point Lay, Alaska, protection, environment, ecosystems, habitat )

- 1356 days ago -
Shell just submitted a larger, noisier and more polluting plan to drill in the walrus' home as soon as this summer. To help the walrus, tell President Obama to keep America's Arctic Ocean safe from Shell!
Orphaned Baby Walrus Charms Our Alaska Program Director, Karla Dutton!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, walrus, Alaska, orphan, walrus calf, animals, endangered, protection )

- 2079 days ago -
Knowing about the challenges walruses face made meeting the orphaned calf even more special. Staff and trained volunteers at the Alaska SeaLife Center care for the calf (who I called Walter) and another walrus calf 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Endangered Decision Delayed on Walrus
Animals  (tags: walrus, protection, climate warming, environment, endangered species )

- 2692 days ago -
Pacific walrus need additional protection from the threat of climate warming but cannot be added to the threatened or endangered list because other species are a higher priority, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Tuesday.
Commission Recommends Protection Listing for Walrus
Animals  (tags: animals, walrus, marine mammals, wildanimals, recommendation, protection, environment, AnimalWelfare )

- 2705 days ago -
The federal Marine Mammal Commission has recommended that Pacific walrus be listed as threatened or endangered, citing threats to the marine mammals from the loss of sea ice they rely on for foraging and giving birth.
Historic Baby Walrus Dies at New York Aquarium
Animals  (tags: animals, walrus, aquarium, death, baby, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3204 days ago -
The first Pacific walrus born at the New York Aquarium has passed way due to complications from pneumonia.
Protection of Pacific Walrus Under the Endangered Species Act May Be Warranted
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, walrus, threatened, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3210 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced that a petition to protect the Pacific walrus (Odobenus rosmarus divergens) under the Endangered Species Act presents substantial scientific or commercial information indicating that adding the species
Partial Walrus Estimate Alarms Conservation Group
Animals  (tags: animals, walrus, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3290 days ago -
A partial federal assessment of Pacific walruses estimates their minimum population at just 15,164 but says the count likely missed a number of animals.
US Agency Agrees to Deadline Walrus Review
Animals  (tags: animals, walrus, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3322 days ago -
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has agreed to make an initial determination within four months on whether the Pacific walrus merits additional protections under the Endangered Species Act.
Oregonian Sentenced for Walrus Ivory Sales
Animals  (tags: alaska, oregon, marine wildlife, walrus, ivory, illegal, sntence, protected, endangered, extinction, humans, protection )

- 3448 days ago -
An Oregon man has been sentenced in Alaska for illegally selling walrus ivory. U.S. District Court Judge Ralph R. Beistline sentenced James Schneider, 47, of Astoria last week to three years probation and a fine of $10,000. According to federal prosec
Walrus-Parts Seller Pleads Guilty
Animals  (tags: alaska, marine wildlife, walrus, parts, Marine Mammal Protection Act endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3459 days ago -
A Togiak man has pleaded guilty in federal court to one count of violating the Marine Mammal Protection Act by illegally transporting and selling walrus parts, according to the U.S. attorney. Prosecutors say Roy D. Petersen Jr., 27, was involved in trans
Headless Walruses Alarm Alaska Officials: ENN
Animals  (tags: Walrus, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, death, endangered, ethics, government, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, Marine Mammals )

- 3785 days ago -
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- An unusually high number of walrus carcasses missing their heads and ivory tusks have washed up on beaches this summer, alarming wildlife officials.
Receding Ice Displaces Alaska Walrus
Animals  (tags: climate, globalwarming, walrus, suffering, sadness )

- 3912 days ago -
Thousands of walrus have appeared on Alaska's northwest coast in what conservationists are calling a dramatic consequence of global warming melting the Arctic sea ice.

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