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VICTORY VICTORY Bahamas Dolphinarium Ordered To Release Dolphins
World  (tags: profits mainly from tourism, brought into the country illegally, local activist group reEarth, in favor of freeing the dolphins, ecosystems, endangered, oceans, nature, wildlife, world, healthconditions, water, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, endangered )

Kelly
- 43 days ago - care2.com
A court in the Caribbean island has ordered that an illegal dolphinarium shut down and is questioning whether any dolphins should be allowed into the Bahamas for any purpose beyond research.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED President of Vietnam, Sang: Please Ask Your Vietnamese Citizens to Stop Using R
World  (tags: Record numbers, reaching the tipping point, Vietnamese press has raised awareness, has no medicinale power, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, politics, nature, wildlife, world, protection, environment, forests, activists, crime, corruption, educati )

Kelly
- 59 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Record numbers of rhinos are being poached and killed in South Africa for their horn. Those horns end up being sold illegally for their supposed medicinal properties and Vietnam is playing a major role in this.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Save the White Rhino By Getting It Back on CITES Appendix I.
World  (tags: no medicinal worth, horrific poaching and mutilation, CITES CoP9 in 1994, Southern White Rhino, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, wildlife, world, government, politics, nature, activists, violence, sadness, crime, corruption, dishonesty, environment )

Kelly
- 64 days ago - causes.com
Wild and Free SA appeals to His Royal Highness to use his considerable influence worldwide to oppose any proposal for rhino horn trade, no matter who suggests it, on the grounds that it is cruel and invasive to live animals; it has no medicinal worth
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Tell Holland America Cruise Lines to Stop Supporting the Grind Slaughter of Cetaceans in the Faroes!
World  (tags: slaughter, killed, killing, suffering, sadness, wildlife, protection, endangered, extinction, conservation, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, abuse, environment, whales, activists, violence, sadness, media, internet, government, conservation, ecosyste )

Kelly
- 67 days ago - change.org
The Faroe Islands are home to an extremely barbaric cetacean drive hunt, called the Grindadráp/Grind. During a Grind, hundreds of pilot whales and other cetaceans are driven into fjords, and pulled up onto kill beaches,
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Please Stop Purchasing Dolphins From Japan.
World  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, wildlife, world, oceans, politics, nature, protection, environment, destruction, activists, corruption, crime, children, family, media, society, violence, sadness, world, government, suffering, slaughter, cruelty, ani )

Kelly
- 74 days ago - change.org
immediate action in this case to: 1) deny any export permit to facilitate the transport of these dolphins to China, Korea, Ukraine; 2) revoke any export permit if already issued, and; 3) initiate an investigation of those involved in the exports,
Success: United Nations Protects Ancient Tasmanian Rainforest in Australia - Via Force Change
World  (tags: United Nations, Tasmania, Australia, Rainforest, Conservation, Ethics, Good News, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 82 days ago - forcechange.com
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recently rejected an attempt by the Australian government to allow logging in a ancient pristine Tasmanian rainforest that has been declared a World Heritage Area.
SLIDESHOW: Amazon Warriors Turned Eco-Activists
World  (tags: endangered, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, forests, humans, nature, wildlife, Sustainabililty, protection, habitat, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, world, society, UnitedNations )

JL
- 231 days ago - support.edf.org
Find out how the Kayapo are protecting their home from deforestation--and what you can do to help.
Primeiras E Segundas Along Mozambique's Coast, a New Sanctuary Offers Opportunities for People, the Economy and Wildlife
World  (tags: society, world, humanrights, interesting, government, goodnews, GoodNews, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', africa, freedoms, HumanRights, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, green, Sustainabililty )

JL
- 245 days ago - worldwildlife.org
In 2012, Mozambique created a protected area that includes cultivated farmland, coastal forests, estuaries, mangroves, seagrass beds, resilient coral reefs & nutrient-rich deep sea waters--and that feeds &d provides livelihoods to more than 340,000 people
UN Climate Talks Reach Timetable on Emissions Planning
World  (tags: climate-change, climate, CO2emissions, conservation, energy, environment, GoodNews, greenhousegases, protection, world, politics, UnitedNations, unitednations, usa, middle-east, africa, asia, europe )

JL
- 289 days ago - smartbrief.com
Under the agreement reached Saturday at the United Nations climate talks, governments must announce by the first quarter of 2015 detailed plans to curb carbon emissions.
Idle No More Movement Held Protests Across Canada and USA for Treaty Rights
World  (tags: Idle No More, Protest, conservation, climate, globalwarming, ecosystems, destruction, pollution, humans, habitat, animals, water, nature, activists, arts, rights, world, sadness, dishonesty, ethics, culture, abuse, society, humanrights, freedoms )

Roxy
- 345 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
Idle No More organizers said more than 50 events were taking place in Canada, the U.S. and in other countries. One of the largest was at the B.C. legislature over proposed pipeline projects to which First Nations communities have been lining up in action
TAKE ACTION: Protect the Amazon and Its Indigenous People From Brazilian Mega-Dam
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, corruption, government, terrorism, world, conservation, destruction, environment, forests, humans, healthconditions, Sustainabililty )

Beverly
- 362 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
"The world must know what is happening here, they must perceive how destroying forests and indigenous people destroys the entire world." - Kayapó indigenous leaders
Trying To Save South Africa's Rhinos
World  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, crime, endangered, humans, killing, protection, wildanimals, africa, interesting, news )

Sandra
- 366 days ago - edition.cnn.com
South African conservationists are trying to save the country's remaining rhinos.
Video:From Easter Island to New Zealand: Ocean Conservation Across Polynesia
World  (tags: eco-friendly, conservation, world, Sustainabililty, protection, interesting, water, sustainable, coolstuff, CoolStuff, environment )

JL
- 387 days ago - pewenvironment.org
Thousands of miles of ocean separate the islands that shape the Polynesian Triangle of New Zealand, Easter Island, and Hawaii, but strong cultural ties link their people. In April, representatives from Easter Island & French Polynesia traveled to New Ze
Costa Rica Must Defend Its Citizens and Protected Lands, Says U.N. Expert
World  (tags: climate, climate-change, conservation, environment, ecosystems, endangered, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, Sustainabililty, trees, water, protection, nature, pollution, humans, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES )

JL
- 408 days ago - ticotimes.net
U.N. expert John Knox said that "criminal threats strike at the heart" of Costa Rica's long history of civilian environmentalism.
Video:Tasmania's Precious Forests Protected Forever   video
World  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, conservation, sustainable, society, Sustainabililty, protection, world, UnitedNations, unitednations, news )

JL
- 451 days ago - youtube.com
I am very pleased to be able to tell you that the World Heritage Committee has today accepted our nomination for an extension to the boundary of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.
 

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