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Action Alert: Tanzania's Proposed Serengeti Highway Threatens Greatest Wildlife Migration on Earth


Environment  (tags: serengeti wildlife, National Park, ecosystem, highway, wildlife migration, wild animals, ecosystem, take action, threatened )

Agnes
- 1460 days ago - forests.org
Serengeti National Park's locally and globally significant ecosystem is driven by migration of wildebeest, elephant and zebra; and will be utterly devastated by the plan, as will be local livelihoods and well-being. Take action!!!



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Past Member (0)
Thursday September 16, 2010, 3:02 pm
Thank you for posting this Angnes. I'm trying to keep this story up front, and hope someone out there will put a stop to this highway. There are plenty of roads in the Serengeti--no need for a highway. I've been there twice to see the migration. There is nothing on earth like it. I would be a tragedy to see it end.
 

Agnes Wojciechowska (152)
Thursday September 16, 2010, 3:07 pm
Thank you Nance. I agree with you that it is very important to prevent building this highway.
 

Cindy C. (125)
Thursday September 16, 2010, 3:29 pm
aww the poor things and of course i have signed it
 

Alison A. (235)
Thursday September 16, 2010, 4:49 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Agnes.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday September 16, 2010, 6:53 pm
Noted, Had already signed, so signed for my husband.
 

Gudrun D. (417)
Thursday September 16, 2010, 8:36 pm
Action taken - thanks Agnes.
 

Diane B. (275)
Thursday September 16, 2010, 9:44 pm
Noted and signed thanks Agnes
 

Julie van Niekerk (230)
Friday September 17, 2010, 12:20 am
The authorities will built anyway - remember this is African way of thinking, they can not think ahead to see the consequences.
 

Denise P. (65)
Friday September 17, 2010, 1:32 am
Gladly signed this one and all the others as well. Thank you Agnes for the info!
 

Lena Rehberger (109)
Friday September 17, 2010, 2:17 am
Noted and signed. Thank you for sharing!
 

Margaret S. (70)
Friday September 17, 2010, 3:10 am
Thank you for sending the email to protect Tanzania.
Thanks Agnes!
 

Antonio Amador (60)
Friday September 17, 2010, 4:11 am
Already signed. Thank you
 

Roxana Cortijo (175)
Friday September 17, 2010, 4:32 am
Noted and signed. Thanks Agnes and Denise for sharing!
 

Charmaine C. (177)
Friday September 17, 2010, 6:24 am
Thank you. I am fed up of the damage people do for money! When did the balance tip from fairly decent people to outright capitalism where nothing matters but comfort and accumulation of wealth? Not in moderation mark you, but in obscene excesses of every kind! There was a time when the majority of people I knew were mostly benign and willing to live simple uncomplicated lives, happy to have something but not willing to destroy and plunder for more!
 

MARIA P. (100)
Friday September 17, 2010, 7:14 am
Noted and signed, thank you!
 

linda b. (190)
Friday September 17, 2010, 7:24 am
Signed and noted Thank you Agnes.
 

Sanja T. (154)
Friday September 17, 2010, 8:29 am
noted...and signed
 

Ritva J. (111)
Friday September 17, 2010, 8:43 am
Happily signed.
 

Bernadette Gilbride (11)
Friday September 17, 2010, 10:40 am
signed
 

Mary T. (186)
Friday September 17, 2010, 10:56 am
Signed and noted
 

Rebecca T. (1)
Friday September 17, 2010, 2:12 pm
Thank goodness we humans will drive ourselves to extinction within a few hundred years. Good riddance to us all.
 

Kitty Courtney (11)
Friday September 17, 2010, 2:21 pm
Signed, happily.
 

Monica D. (580)
Friday September 17, 2010, 3:51 pm
Letter sent. I like Ecological Internet - they have run a lot of effective actions over the years. I have signed up to their action alerts, and I encourage other people to do the same!
 

Kenny V. (173)
Friday September 17, 2010, 4:38 pm
Thanks for posting Agnes... and Denise for forwarding!
 

Spencer M. (0)
Friday September 17, 2010, 4:45 pm
cool pic
 

Judith C. (110)
Friday September 17, 2010, 4:45 pm
signed
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday September 17, 2010, 4:59 pm
signed and noted, thanks Agnes
 

Josh Townsend (34)
Friday September 17, 2010, 5:38 pm
That's awful! Signed!
 

Evelyn B. (80)
Friday September 17, 2010, 5:44 pm
Noted & Signed, Tks Agnes
 

Mervi R. (74)
Friday September 17, 2010, 6:28 pm
noted, signed
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Friday September 17, 2010, 6:30 pm
Signed, thank you!
 

Ruth R. (219)
Friday September 17, 2010, 8:53 pm
signed, signed another, signed up for newsletter,
 

Melissah C. (389)
Saturday September 18, 2010, 1:15 am
thanks
 

Joeri Verschaeve (6)
Saturday September 18, 2010, 3:22 am
signed. I don't get it anymore : you see all kinds of messages and warnings all over the media about climate change, destruction of habitat, pollution etc....and still the wild mob of humans just keeps on destroying everything with their hunger for more, more, more,more... wake up !!!!!
 

Michael M. (8)
Saturday September 18, 2010, 5:59 am
Africa again, they do need some different decision makers in their government, for the sake of everyone and everything.
 

Ann L. (34)
Saturday September 18, 2010, 7:15 pm
Thanks. Noted and signed.
 

Penelope P. (222)
Saturday September 18, 2010, 8:25 pm
signed
 

Susan S. (191)
Sunday September 19, 2010, 6:29 pm
Thanks for spreading the news. Signed and noted.
 

Lisa P. (49)
Sunday September 19, 2010, 6:35 pm
Signed!! TY Agnes
 

Anne T. (287)
Monday September 20, 2010, 9:18 am
Signed and shared. Thankyou Agnes.
 

Patricia C. (96)
Saturday September 25, 2010, 9:58 am
Signed, thank you Agnes.
 

Michela m. (3924)
Saturday October 9, 2010, 4:19 pm
SIGNED and Noted!! Thanks!! Ciao!! Michela
 

Andrea W. (21)
Wednesday October 13, 2010, 4:43 pm
Noted and Signed, very important for this to NOT go through. . .
 

ana p. (0)
Wednesday October 13, 2010, 5:11 pm
Noted and Signed!
THANKS!
 
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