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BillionaireâEUR(TM)s Bid to Save Rare Wolves Ends Up on the Brink of Extinction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, death, endangered, ethics, extinction, humans, investigation, killed, killing, protection, rescued, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, americans, ethics )

- 68 days ago -
Supporters of the endangered Mexican gray wolf in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on Tuesday demanded that state commissioners reverse their recent decision to close down a wolf recovery program.
Help Keep High Pressure Politics Out of Wildlife Conservation! - Defenders of Wildlife
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Congress, Politics, Oil Industry, Ethical concerns, Wildlife Conservation, Endangered Species, Sage-grouse Bird, Extinction, Petition to sign )

- 350 days ago -
Bowing down to ranching and oil and gas industry lobbyists, US Congress has inserted a measure that would bar the US Fish and Wildlife Service from taking any action to protect the endangered greater sage-grouse bird of Colorado from extinction.
Please Sign..Petition: Keep Endangered Status for Gunnison Sage Grouse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Gunnison sage grouse, threatened, Petition, Action Needed, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, protection, endangered, extinction )

- 369 days ago -
Conservation groups today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over its decision to designate the Gunnison sage grouse as a "threatened" rather than "endangered" species under the Endangered Species Act.
Elephants Are in Danger: A Tusky Business (Jon Stewart Show Aired 11/12/2014)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, conservation, endangered, ethics, extinction, habitat, investigation, protection, slaughter, suffering, wildlife, dishonesty, cover-up, government, lies, news, terrorism, crime )

- 379 days ago -
Tusky Business Aired: 11/12/14 | Views: 12,590 The United States government seeks to curb its contributions to the illegal ivory trade, which is endangering elephants and funding terrorists groups in Africa. (9:03)
Sign to Keep Governmental Protections for Endangered Species in US - Via ForceChange (Global Petition)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Endangered Species Act, Governmental Protection, Republicans, Corporate Interests, Extinction, Ethics, Petition to sign )

- 695 days ago -
Sign to protect the Endangered Species Act from Tea Party Republicans whose campaign contributions flow in from big oil and agribusiness. The Endangered Species Act was passed 40 years ago to protect species from extinction and it must stay in place.
Will Judge Allow Mass Fish Kill? Court Fight Underway To Save Salmon Run
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: salmon, extinction, Chinook salmon, mass fish kill, industrial agribusiness, California, fishing business, fishermen )

- 831 days ago -
Tens of thousands of salmon may die in the next few weeks if a judge lets California agribusiness seize the river water they need to spawn. Even now, the fish are lining up for their annual run. Stay atop this breaking issue as Earthjustice fights in cour
Friends of the Earth Tell Congress to Stand Up for Bees Today!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, congress, endangered, nature, destruction, protection, world, extinction, scientists )

- 854 days ago -
In June,50,000 bumble bees were killed in a Target parking lot after neonic pesticides were sprayed on nearby trees the largest bumble bee die-off ever recorded.Then, in July, 37 million honey bees died on a single farm in Ontario.
Area Around Denali Opened to Wolf Hunters....{Murkowski & Palin's Reign of Slaughter Continues..}
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildanimals, wildlife, abuse, americans, corruption, cri )

- 2089 days ago -
TRAPPERS: Game board votes to erase park's protective zone...The Alaska Board of Game on Friday approved opening the northeast periphery of the Denali National Park and Preserve for wolf trapping.
U.S. District Judge Sets Monday Hearing for Idaho Wolf Hunt Challenge
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, law, politics, business, boycott, idaho, potatoes, wolf, wolves, endangered, slaughter, sadness, suffering, hunters, extinction, environment, animals, animalcruelty, abuse, cruelty, killing, law, wildanimals, wildlife, death, protection )

- 2281 days ago -
The hearing is scheduled for Aug. 31, the day before Idaho wolf hunting is to start. Attorneys for Earthjustice, the group representing the 13 groups challenging the hunt and the federal government, will get three hours to make their cases in court.
Our Petitions Worked: 105 Congressmen Sign Bill To Stop Aerial Wolf Hunt!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: goodnews, government, wolves, wolf, alaska, palin, aerial, hunting, animals, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering, endangered, extinction, cruelty, death, abuse, animalcruelty, sadness, protection )

- 2295 days ago -
A new bill with 105 sponsors in Congress would ban Alaska's "wildlife management" policy of shooting wolves from the air, a policy vocally defended by ex-Gov. Sarah Palin. "It's time to ground this air assault on wolves," said Rep. George Miller, D-CA.
Sign Petition: Save U.S. Jaguars and Other Borderlands Wildlife
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government, politics, borders, security, animals, wildlife, jaguars, ocelots, fences, suffering, endangered, extinction, habitat, environment )

- 2387 days ago -
The construction of an enormous border wall and roads could have devastating impacts for borderlands wildlife and communities -- and could doom hopes for recovery of jaguars and ocelots in the U.S. Tell your representative to support H.R. 2076 today!
The Polar Bears Have Suffered Another Blow!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: polar bears, AnimalWelfare, environment, extinction, habitat, law, protection, suffering, wildlife, climate-change, conservation, endangered, globalwarming, government, oceans, science, world, americans, usa, u.s., obama, government, democrats )

- 2394 days ago -
In the last 60 days nearly 100,000 supporters of the Center for Biological Diversity have sent petitions to the Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, urging him to save the polar bears, but the Obama admin. refuses! Legal battle will begin shortly.
Litigation Over Wolves Far From Over
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, wolves, wolf, wildlife, endangered, extinction, suffering, sadness, protection, habitat, environment, humans, government, obama, law, politics )

- 2433 days ago -
It's tough being a wolf these days: Find food, find a pack, find a state boundary map, find a lawyer. On April 2 next week, a revised plan to remove the carnivores from federal Endangered Species Act protection should be published in the Federal Register.
Take Action: Tell President Obama to End the Whaling and Dealing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, clinton, bush, greenpeace, ocean, hunting, NOAA, government, politics, japan, whales, animals, suffering, cruelty, death, extinction, sadness, protection, wildlife )

- 2438 days ago -
Holdouts from the Bush Administration are in closed-door talks with Japanese officials at the International Whaling Commission. Tell President Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and the NOAA to replace the Bush appointees now before it's too late!
Sign Petition: Tell the Obama Administration to Restore Protections for Gray Wolves
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, wolves, wolf, hunters, palin, obama, science, government, protection, bush, delisting, endangered, cruelty, sadness, suffering, wildlife, death, extinction, environment )

- 2438 days ago -
President Obama has allowed the Bush Administration's policy on wolves to proceed, leaving them vulnerable to state-sponsored hunts. Tell Interior Secretary Salazar you don't agree with the decision to strip gray wolves of their federal protection.

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