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Protect Birds, Babies, Bees and the Bay! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, chemicals )

Anna
- 3 days ago - addup.org
The chemicals used on some nursery plants are also dangerous to birds and humans as well. Consumers need to know the plants they are buying were treated with toxic neonicotinoid pesticides.
Animal Pictures of the Week
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pictures, photos, wildlife )

Cher
- 5 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Your weekly dose of animal pics.
U.S. Gives Approval for $350,000 Rhino Hunt Sold at Texas Auction
Animals  (tags: rhinoceros, endangered, hunt, hunter, auction, trophy, texas, usa, namibia )

Johan
- 5 days ago - uk.reuters.com
A hunter who paid $350,000 last year at a Dallas auction for a license to hunt an endangered black rhino in Namibia will be able to bring home a trophy despite protests from animal rights groups that said the sale was immoral.
Horse Trainer Pleads Guilty to Horse Cruelty
Animals  (tags: abuse, horseabuse, abused, cruelty, death, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Lucia
- 5 days ago - ratemyhorsepro.com
A horse trainer was accused of causing the September 2013 training death of the reining horse, Bella Gunnabe Gifted. Mark Arballo pleaded guilty to felony animal cruelty.
Keep Industrial Activity Out of BC Parks ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, protection, parks, Canada )

Cher
- 5 days ago - wildernesscommittee.org
Please use the letter-writing tool below to send a letter to BC's Minister of Environment Mary Polak, asking the government to repeal the Park Amendment Act immediately, and maintain the integrity of BC'sparks and protected areas
Kenya: Truckers Held at Gunpoint for Protesting Over 24 Hour Shifts ACTION
Business  (tags: human rights, Tarek Sultan, Kenya, abuse, Agility, truck drivers, labor, business )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - labourstartcampaigns.net
Over the weekend truck drivers in Kenya working for Agility global integrated logistics were beaten, abducted at gunpoint and forced to drive their trucks to a company workshop.
Tell President Obama: Declare Our Nation's Parks and Forests Safe From Fracking PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 5 days ago - environmentarizona.webaction.org
Oil and gas companies have expressed interest in fracking 12 million more acres of public lands and the Obama administration is on the fence whether to let them have it.
URGENT, URGENT, URGENT. CATS AND KITTENS BEING MUTILATED AND MURDERED IN SPAIN
Animals  (tags: death, killing, pets, protection, slaughter, suffering, cats, cruelty )

Patricia
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A small colony of cats and kittens are being systematically mutilated and murdered in CULLERA, VALENCIA, SPAIN.
ACTIVISM: Letter From Ecuador - Where Defending Nature and Community Is a Crime
Environment  (tags: activism, activists., activists targeted, protection, world, destruction, environment, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 5 days ago - theecologist.org
Ecuador's president, Rafael Correa, has personally attacked eco-defender Carlos Zorrilla in TV broadcasts for resisting a vast new copper mine in a precious area of pristine cloud forest
Environmental Action Save the Monarchs!! Please Sign & Share!!
Environment  (tags: Monarch Butterflies, declining population, habitatdestuction )

Barb
- 32 days ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
The Monarch butterfly is an iconic species that migrates up to 3,000 miles from Canada to Mexico, traversing the middle of the U.S. each year. But Monarch populations have declined 90 percent since the 1990's, and could go extinct in the next...
 
 
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