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RAJA UPDATE and Elephant Family Link. Please Donate for Raja. Please Also Sign the Petition!
Environment  (tags: PALM OIL, deforestation, baby elephant Raja, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, crime, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, climate-chan )

- 878 days ago -
Capturing a baby elephant and holding it to ransom is grisly and depressing, but it is reality as humans and elephants fight for space. People need to know why this is happening. The cause is an innocently named product called PALM OIL.
British Columbia Rejects Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline
Environment  (tags: enbridge pipeline, health, animalrights, environment, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation, ecosystems )

- 909 days ago -
World-leading oil-spill response and clean-up systems were among five conditions British Columbia Premier Christy Clark demanded last year before the province would approve any heavy oil pipelines across its territory. The province does not believe that-
The Australian Government: Label All Products Containing Palm Oil for Sale in Australia / TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, death, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, wildlife, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, forests, globalwarming, habitat, nature, world, PALM OIL )

- 937 days ago -
Palm oil production which is not sustainable is killing thousand of animals, including orangutans in incredibly inhumane ways. Australians should be able to identify foods and products containing this oil to make a choice to support this industry or not.
Protect Dolphins From Deafening Airgun Blasts -- and....ACTION!!!
Environment  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, bottle-nosed dolphins, whales, sea turtles, sea horses, coral reeves, killing, death, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, habitatdestruction )

- 1041 days ago -
The Obama administration's Department of the Interior will decide on whether or not to allow seismic airgun testing in 2013. To show public opposition to this proposal, New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg is urging other members of the Senate to voice....
Federal Decision on Nevada Pipeline Will Push Dozens of Species Toward Extinction
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, animals, endangered, humans, protection, extinction, animals, animalrights, animaladvocates, humans, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, nature, politics )

- 1065 days ago -
The Bureau of Land Management today approved a pipeline right-of-way for the Southern Nevada Water Authority's "groundwater development project," setting in motion a project that will severely imperil dozens of species and likely send many to extinction.
Wolf Blood Soaks The Ground: Over 600 Dead - TAKE ACTION - Howling For Justice
Environment  (tags: Wolf, wolves, destruction, Sustainabililty, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, killing, killed, slaughter, suffering, Wisconsin, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Minnesota )

- 1082 days ago -
605 wolves have been slaughtered in the combined hunts since August 30, 2012. In 102 days or a little over three months. AND this is only December. Montana opens wolf trapping season on December 15. Petition links are on the right side of this web page.
Require J.R. Simplot Co. to Clean Up Its Smoky Canyon Mine Superfund Site ACTION
Environment  (tags: animalrights, habitat, wildlife, toxins, environment, ecosystems )

- 1270 days ago -
The Smoky Canyon Mine is one of 17 phosphate mine Superfund sites in Idaho. Selenium leaching from the mine has had lethal results, with thousands of dead and deformed fish.
Canadian Sea Activist Facing Charge Vows to Fight on
Environment  (tags: Sea Shepherd, Paul Watson, anti-whalng activities, whales, wildlife, law, animalwelfare, animals, animalrights, protection, humans, habitat, wildanimals )

- 1285 days ago -
Renowned marine conservationist Paul Watson, who is fighting extradition from Germany to Costa Rica over a 2002 campaign against shark finning, vowed on Monday that his fleet would head to the Antarctic without him to fight whaling.
Veteran Anti-Whaling Activist Paul Watson to Be Released on Bail
Environment  (tags: Sea Shepherd, Paul Watson, anti-whalng activities, whales, wildlife, law, animalwelfare, animals, animalrights, protection, humans, habitat, wildanimals )

- 1288 days ago -
Sea Shepherd group vows to fight founder's possible extradition from Germany to Costa Rica over 2002 incident at sea
Tell BLM: No Destructive Mining Projects in Wild Horse Habitat ACTION
Environment  (tags: protection, horses, animal cruelty, animalrights, habitatdestruction, environment )

- 1297 days ago -
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) routinely cites scarcity of water as a major reason for removing wild horses and burros from the range. Yet, the agency is now poised to approve two massive water-guzzling mining operations located in wild horse areas
Environment  (tags: law, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, energy, habitat, humans, protection, wildlife, Sustainabililty, ethics, suffering, AnimalWelfare, animalrights )

- 1458 days ago -
The piece of legislation, called la Ley de Derechos de la Madre Tierra, is intended to encourage a radical shift in conservation attitudes and actions,to enforce new control measures on industry, and to reduce environmental destruction.More info: comments
ALASKA's Fish and Game Officials Sink to New Low With Bear Snaring
Environment  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness )

- 1874 days ago -
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has sunk to a new procedural and, I believe, ethical low in its bear snaring proposals for the upcoming special Board of Game meeting Oct. 8-12 in Anchorage. By attempting to classify black bears as "furbearers"
Big Companies Are Planning to Build Huge 'Megadairies' in Lincolnshire. UK.
Environment  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, environment, protection, suffering, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 1988 days ago -
These huge, US-style factory farms keep cows inside all year to get as much milk - and as much profit - as they can. The cows aren't even fed on grass. Please sign the petition to stop this.
President Obama - Sea Turtles Need Our Help - TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: animals, sea turtles, protection, Marine Wildlife, environment, animalrights, animalwelfare, environment, oceans, habitatdestruction )

- 1991 days ago -
Sea turtles have been swimming the oceans for millions and millions of years. They have seen dinosaurs come and go, and the rise and fall of civilizations. But without our help, these ancient creatures may not have much longer on this earth.
Stop Shark Finning & Killing of Dolphin, Turtles Etc. 2 Left Days to Vote
Environment  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, whales, suffering, slaughter, sadness, protection, killing, extinction, environment, endangered, cruelty, animalwelfare, conservation, animalrights, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, animals, AnimalCruelty, abused )

- 2617 days ago -
Vote to Stop Shark Finning and other inhumane killing. Sharks are dragged onboard, fins cut off the livng animal, and they are thrown over, to die slowly. 'Protect Cocos Island', will fight this: WXKZ1S

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