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Applaud Cheetah Conservation Effort - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Cheetahs, Iran, extinction, conservation, applaud )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Right now, there are less than 100 Asiatic cheetahs in Iran. The country has a history of critically endangered species and has already lost the Asiatic lion and Caspian tiger to extinction.
Wildlife Charity Calls for An End to 'Tiger Selfies'
Animals  (tags: tigers, wildlife charity )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
An animal protection charity is calling on tourists to turn down opportunities to take photos of themselves with wild animals, as a growing number of such images, including "tiger selfies", surface online.
Take Action! - Construct Proper Enclosure for Polar Bear - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: arturo, polar bear, sadness, enclosure, Argentina, cruelty )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Arturo, also known as the "sad bear," has been deemed by many animal lovers to be suffering from depression. The polar bear is near the end of his life, and many advocates want the bear to be moved to Canada.
Please Establish a Marine Sanctuary Covering the Range of Maui's Dolphin- Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: marine, sanctuary, maui's dolphins, fishing, commercial )

Marie
- 1 day ago - change.org
Protect the world's smallest and rarest dolpin by banning commercial fishing in their entire range. We can't afford to lose even a single individual!!
How Fluent Are You in Dog-Speak? | MNN - Mother Nature Network
Animals  (tags: off-beat, dogs )

Christeen
- 10 hours ago - mnn.com
Take the quiz.................
Save the Last Captive Polar Bear in Argentina
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, suffering, sadness )

Ainga
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Arturo, Argentina's last captive polar bear, suffers each day in Mendoza Zoo exposed to the excruciating heat of the sun. But zoo officials refuse to transfer Arturo to a colder climate or even provide Arturo with proper medical treatment.
EC Serves Notice to Poland Over Shale Gas Defiance
Environment  (tags: fracking, rack is whack, law, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, healthconditions )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
Warsaw accused of breaching EU law on assessing environmental impact of fracking, reports EurActiv
Stop Mega Resort Development Puerto Azul That Will Help to Destroy the Belize Barrier Reef - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: belize, barrier reef, beautiful, pristine, destruction, environment, oceans )

Marie
- 1 day ago - change.org
If you have ever been to Belize, one of the first things that will come to mind is the beautiful and pristine barrier reef, a sacred and mostly unharmed natural wonder of the world.
Take Action! - Protect Endangered Forest From Development - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Rock land, Florida, forest, endangered, wal Mart, destruction )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
An 88-acre chunk of a unique and astoundingly diverse forest in Miami-Dade County, Florida is scheduled to be destroyed to make room for a Walmart, Chili's, Chick-Fil-A, LA Fitness, and an apartment complex. Florida's pine rockland forests are endangered
 
 
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