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Save Endangered Elephants From Poachers
Animals  (tags: USA, poachers, ivory, tusks, elephants, ban, animal welfare, Endangered Species, petition )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - forcechange.com
Right now, the U.S. is the second biggest market for ivory -- much of it likely from recently poached elephants -- which means we are helping to pay the bills for these poachers, organised crime
Tony Abbott Must Act to Stop Japanese Whaling
Animals  (tags: Tony Abbott, Australia, japan, Japanese whalers, petition, minke whales, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 11 hours ago - campaigns.greens.org.au
Japan has just issued itself a permit to kill nearly 4000 Minke Whales in Antarctic waters. Japan wants to put 333 whales on the butcher's block, every year for the next twelve years. The only quota for lethal, so-called "scientific research" on whales
Imagining A World Without Elephants
Animals  (tags: animals, elephants, poachers, killing, extinction )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
A poacher's bullet kills more than elephants -- an elephant's death ricochets through the ecosystem, affecting everything from other animals to the vegetation where the pachyderms roam.
Help Protect Canada's Arctic From Oil Spills (Petition)
Environment  (tags: Arctic, Canada, environment, marine mammals, Nunavut, oil, seismic testing )

Julie
- 4 hours ago - savethearctic.org
Please support the people of the tiny Hamlet of Clyde River, Nunavut -- one of the most remote communities in the world -- who have launched a courageous legal challenge against oil exploration in their waters.
Save Me - Save My Trees - I'M An Ormiston Koala
Animals  (tags: Koala, Australian government, gum trees, eucalyptus leaves, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - change.org
Twenty mature koala gums will be bulldozed on Wellington Street, Ormiston to make way for a housing development. Koalas need these precious trees for shelter, breeding, and food.
URGENT: Deadline November 24. Tell EPA & USDA to Protect Bees!
Environment  (tags: bees, pollinators, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Julie
- 13 hours ago - panna.org
The inter-agency Pollinator Health Task Force, announced over the summer by President Obama, is accepting public comments until November 24. Join us in calling for swift, meaningful action to protect bees -- particularly from the clear threat of pesticide
New Campaign Aims to Make the Fur Industry a Thing of the Past
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, abused, crime, cruelty, ethics, killed, protection, suffering )

Lidia
- 8 hours ago - makefurhistory.com
Forced to live and die in the most unbearable conditions imaginable, today's large scale fur industry results in the confinement and slaughter of millions of animals every year.
Ban Fur Farming
Animals  (tags: Minks, fur, fur farming, ban, Canada, Montreal, animal cruelty, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - forcechange.com
A recent SPCA investigation at a mink fur farm in Montreal has led to public outcry in Canada for an official ban on the practice. The circumstances at the farm were significant enough that charges were filed against its owner.
CALL FOR THE END - Former Orca Hunter Releases Rare Footage Of Whale Captures ! Please Share !!!
Animals  (tags: orca captures, orca hunter ocean protection )

Angela
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
Never-before-seen footage of orcas captures has just been released by the former hunter.Jeff Foster, who now save whales, shared footage off the coast of Iceland. "They cry just like a baby's crying," said Foster. "It tugged at your heart."
 
 
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