Start A Petition

Hunting, Logging Could Threaten Long-Term Health of Congo Forests By Wiping Out Key Animals

Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world, wildlife, protection )

- 1765 days ago -
Unsustainable hunting of forest elephants, gorillas, forest antelopes, and other seed-dispersers could have long-term impacts on the health and resilience of Congo Basin rainforests, warns a study ...

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 3:35 am
Where are the Drones?? Thanks Cal

Lisa W (143)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 3:51 am
So sad and infuriating! Ty Cal!

Edo R (71)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 5:02 am
Thanks for sharing

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 5:50 am
Thank you for the sad news. Now we need petitions to persuade the government of the Congo to protect their forests and the animals.

Michela M (3964)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 6:38 am

Waltraud U (85)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 6:54 am

Annalisa Parrini (16)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 6:59 am
I feel the same as Bryna, serving a petition

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 7:09 am
These forests and animals must be protected I dont think any country now should be allowed to just kill all the animals and get rid of its forests because its the future of this planet and is serious

James B (200)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 7:43 am
thanks for sharing

Sheila D (194)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 4:46 pm
Sadly noted. What will these loggers do when the trees run out?? What will these palm oil farmers do when the bottom falls out of palm oil?? By that time they will have decimated their forests and wildlife.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 2:19 am
Thanks for sharing

Aileen P (40)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 8:08 am
Sad. Noted.

. (0)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 9:33 am
Is these any country in Africa with any common sense?

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 11:55 pm
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Environment

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.