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Protect the Alaskan Arctic From Oil Drilling - Via Greenpeace (Global Petition)
Environment  (tags: Arctic, Oil Industry, Habitat Threat, Humans, Wild Animals, Polar Bears, Seals, Whales, Greenpeace, Petition to sign )

- 1414 days ago -
Although no drilling will happen in 2014, there is still a need to make sure no oil companies drill using a lease. The Alaskan Arctic is home to hundreds of Alaskan Native communities in addition to wildlife like polar bears, seals and whales.
Tell PepsiCo To Save Endangered Animals From Habitat Destruction - Via Animal Petitions
Environment  (tags: Habitat Destruction, Wild Animals, Endangered Species, Eco-system, Palm Oil, PepsiCo, Tigers, Elephants, Orangutans, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Petiton to sign )

- 1424 days ago -
Tell PepsiCo you will not support a company that uses conflict palm oil and ask them to adopt a responsible and verifiable palm oil sourcing process. With almost 90% of existing palm oil grown in Indonesia and Malaysia, this precious habitat needs help.
Mining and Salmon Don't Mix - Via OnEarth Magazine (Natural Resources Defense Council)
Environment  (tags: Article, Environment, EPA, NRDC, Wild Animals, Habitat, News )

- 1426 days ago -
A large copper mine proposed in Alaska's Bristol Bay, home to sockeye salmon, spirit bears and dozens of Native American tribes, would destroy the pristine streams and wetlands, according to a peer-reviewed report released yesterday by the EPA.
Infinito Gold Mining Company: Stop Suing Costa Rica For Saving Its Rainforest - Via Watchdog
Environment  (tags: Environment, South American Rainforest, Mining Industry, Wild Animals, Jaguars, Macaw Birds, Endangered Species, Trees, Water, Petition to sign )

- 1433 days ago -
Costa Rica refused to let a mining company destroy its rainforest to build an open-pit gold mine, so Infinito Gold is suing the country for $1 billion. Please sign the Global Petition to urge Infinito to drop this unconscionable lawsuit.
PETITION ALERT: Choose Good Wood and Save Tiger Range Forests! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: tigers, wild animals, wilderness, good wood, forests, habitat, protection conservation )

- 2346 days ago -
All activists: Pledge to buy good wood and, by doing so, save tiger habitats, especially those of Sumatran and Amur Tigers. Forests are one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world, housing over two-thirds of all known terrestrial species.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Secretary Salazar That 'Enough Is Enough!' Don't Let Big Oil Drill the Arctic to Extinction! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: polar bears, wild animals, threatened, chukchi sea, offshore drilling, arctic, protection )

- 2585 days ago -
This past Monday, Shell Oil began a public lobbying campaign with the goal of convincing the Obama Administration and the Department of the Interior that it is safe to drill in the fragile Chukchi Sea off the northwest coast of Alaska. However, a recent
Saving Sahyadri
Environment  (tags: sahyadris, wildife, wild animals, environment, conservation, habitat destruction )

- 2587 days ago -
Tigers are on the retreat from the Sahyadris and the predator's preferred prey, the sambar, is on the decline. The Gaganbawada village, which is sprawled on the Sahyadri ridge at an altitude of nearly 900 metres, with a population of about 1,400
ACTION ALERT: Reserve Critical Habitat for Key Species of the Great Bear Rainforest ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: wildlife, wild animals, environment, habitat, protection, great bear rainforest, conservation )

- 2606 days ago -
The Great Bear Rainforest deserves the "Best protection in BC" and for a while, it looked like everything was aligned to make that happen. Agreements had been signed and protected areas legislated. Outside the protected areas, there was a work-plan in
ACTION ALERT: Keep Oil Tankers Away From B.C.'s Great Bear Rainforest PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: oil companies, destruction, oil tanker, great bear rainforest, wild animals, protrection, enivronmental disaster )

- 2607 days ago -
Enbridge Inc. plans to bring the first ever bulk crude oil tankers to B.C.'s central and north coast, adjacent to the Great Bear Rainforest. These supertankers would bring with them the risk of a catastrophic oil spill, like the Exxon Valdez spill and
Federal Government Formally Re-Lists Gray Wolf As Endangered
Environment  (tags: federal ruling, wild animals, government, wolves, endangered, gray wolves, conservation, protection )

- 2607 days ago -
The federal government formally put the gray wolf back on the Endangered Species List Tuesday. It's an administrative change that is the latest milestone in a long legal battle. In August, a federal judge in Montana ordered the wolf back into
Action Alert: Tanzania's Proposed Serengeti Highway Threatens Greatest Wildlife Migration on Earth
Environment  (tags: serengeti wildlife, National Park, ecosystem, highway, wildlife migration, wild animals, ecosystem, take action, threatened )

- 2647 days ago -
Serengeti National Park's locally and globally significant ecosystem is driven by migration of wildebeest, elephant and zebra; and will be utterly devastated by the plan, as will be local livelihoods and well-being. Take action!!!
Government of Canada Invests in Protection of Motorists and Wildlife in Banff National Park
Environment  (tags: baniff national park, canadian government, wildlife crossing, highways, protection, wild animals )

- 2805 days ago -
The massive project of twinning the Trans-Canada Highway through Banff National Park will create 20 new wildlife crossings meant to protect animals from being hit by vehicles.
Oilsands Deadly for Everything From Bears to Voles; Documents Show 165 Deaths
Environment  (tags: oilsands, pollution, habitat destruction, wildlife, dying, wild animals, humans, environment )

- 2807 days ago -
Ducks aren't the only animals dying in Alberta's oilsands region. As one company stands trial on wildlife charges over the deaths of 1,600 migrating waterfowl in a tailings pond, government documents released by Greenpeace show that 165 animals died
ACTION ALERT: Help Protect Wildlife Habitat From Climate Change !!
Environment  (tags: wild animals, endangered, habitat, conservation, climate change, environment, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2820 days ago -
Animals like grizzly bears, salmon, and panthers will face a race for life as their food sources and habitat change. We need to help them survive.
ACTION ALERT: Tell General Mills to Stop Its Destructive Production of Palm Oil !!
Environment  (tags: general mills, habitat destruction, orangutans, wild animals, homes destroyed, logging, forests, palm oil, environment, destruction )

- 2828 days ago -
General Mills is brazenly increasing its own carbon footprint by using palm oil in its products. The company's harvesting techniques cause rainforest destruction, emission of harmful gases, and habitat annihilation for many

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