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Record Sentence for Rhino Poacher
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, wildanimals, wildlife, rhino poaching, justice death )

- 340 days ago -
In a rare decision a poacher from South Africa has been sentenced to the heaviest penalty available, 77 years, for committing wildlife crimes, after being arrested in the Kruger National Park (KNP) in 2011 for killing three rhino calves.
Text TREE and Plant Five Trees
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, forests, wildlife )

- 1529 days ago -
A perfect observation for Earth Day, if you text "TREE" to 85944 on your cell phone, $5 is donated to a worldwide tree-planting initiative. The $5 is billed to your cell phone, and plants 5 trees!
Serengeti Highway Plan Poses Threat to Entire Ecosystem, Report Says
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals, politics, sadness )

- 1600 days ago -
A proposed two-lane road across the northern edge of Serengeti National Park in Tanzania would block the migration of 1.5 million wildebeest and threaten endangered species, according to a leaked government report.
Potential Environmental Impacts of Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs): Metallic Resources, Toxicity, and Hazardous Waste Classificatio
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, world, pollution, protection, nature, healthconditions, ecosystems, conservation, climate, environment )

- 1600 days ago -
A new study from the University of California (UC) Irvine shows that LED bulbs contain lead, arsenic, and a dozen more potentially hazardous substances.
Modern Men Could Be Wussiest Boys in History
Society & Culture  (tags: women, world, society, humans, children, family, ethics, environment, education, interesting )

- 1634 days ago -
If modern man could stand alongside his predecessors, the brotherhood would quickly dismiss modern men as pathetic losers, kick our saggy asses and send us all home with wedgies.
Surgery May Be Killer on Climate
Green Lifestyle  (tags: health, Sustainabililty, environment, climate, sustainable, humans )

- 1659 days ago -
Anaesthetic gasses contribute as much to global warming each year as a million passenger cars or one coal-fired power plant.
Show Your Support for GreenPalm and Sustainable Production of Palm Oil - Action Alert
Environment  (tags: wildlife, world, Sustainabililty, trees, water, protection, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, animals, petition )

- 1696 days ago -
Show your support for GreenPalm and sustainable production of palm oil by signing our petition form.
Trawlers Ravage 500-Year-Old Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: Trawling, wildlife, world, oceans, nature, protection, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, endangered, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, climate-change, Sustainabililty )

- 1699 days ago -
A five-year long census of the marine life on the sea mountains off the coasts of Tasmania and New Zealand shows that giant coral reefs are being wiped out by trawler fishing.
National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking Required
Society & Culture  (tags: human trafficking, Canada, society, violence, women, children, men, forced labour, sex exploitation, combat )

- 1706 days ago -
Recently, evidence provided by Professor Perrin's book Invisible Chains and a national threat assessment released by the RCMP in Sept 2010 called Project SECLUSION have pointed to an extensive and highly profitable system of human trafficking network
Video: Killer Whale Born in Captivity At Sea World
Animals  (tags: Killer Whales, Orca Orcinus, Orca, Tilly, Tilikum, Sea World Orlando, captivity, birth, animalwelfare, environment, habitat )

- 1722 days ago -
The whale's mother is Katina, and she just lost another one of her offspring just last week. Kalina, age twenty-five, died on Monday of unknown causes. Tests are being done to find out. The father in this case is Tilikum...
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