START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Chris's News

Discover Floating Forests
Science & Tech  (tags: volunteer, volunteerism, Kelp, science, research, space, study, environment, habitat, safety, scientists, world, interesting )

- 38 days ago -
We are trying to understand how forests of kelp grow and change over time. We need your help to find these forests in pictures from space! 2,147,530 Classifications 548,465 Images Complete 5,619 Total Users.
Science & Tech  (tags: Sun, science, space, study, tech, technology, Ra, Re, discovery, interesting, news, NewTechnology, research, computer, computers )

- 43 days ago -
Help us get 250,000 new classifications in the SUNSPOTTER Citizen Science Challenge! August 29-September 5! Have An Amazing Sunday all on Care2!!
Say No To A Massive Gold Mine Near Yellowstone *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, government, habitatdestruction, pollution, protection, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

- 94 days ago -
Emigrant Peak is no place for a gold mine. The proposed mining area pictured above includes clean water and critical habitat for grizzly bears and other wildlife. The area also includes Emigrant Creek, which flows through Emigrant Gulch ...
Environment  (tags: GARBAGE POLLUTION, ocean protection, clean up action, Sustainabililty, waste management, ecosystems, preserving the environment, prevention )

- 94 days ago -
Miles and miles of garbage in oceans are causing millions of fish and other perfectly innocent sea creatures of such nature are dying all because we are to lazy to simply recycle or put garbage to any other good use and because of this we are making...
Help Save the Critically Endangered Amargosa Vole
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, research, protection )

- 94 days ago -
Amargosa voles are highly specialized small mammals that live in only one place in the world: the Mojave desert where marshes form around natural springs and pools from the Amargosa River. Help save them from extinction!
GOOD NEWS: New York State Officially Bans Fracking
Environment  (tags: LAW, FRACKING, FRACK IS WHACK, GOOD NEWS, NY, healthconditions, government, GoodNews, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

- 105 days ago -
After more than seven years of study, the state Department of Environmental Conservation today issued the final document needed to ban the controversial drilling practice, known formally as high-volume hydraulic fracturing.
Http://Www.Reviewjournal.Com/N ews/Science/Endangered-Amargos a-Voles-Return-Mojave-Desert
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, conservation, research, wildlife )

- 107 days ago -
Shortly after sunrise Friday morning, 12 endangered Amargosa voles raised at the University of California in Davis were set free in the waist-high grass at a spring-fed marsh near the tiny town of Tecopa, about 90 miles west of Las Vegas.
Establish Conservation Areas for the Endangered Ili Pika
Animals  (tags: habitat conservation, habitat protection, rescue animals, endangered, animal protection welfare, chance of surviving )

- 184 days ago -
The Ili Pika was discovered in 1983 by Li Weidong. Its population has significantly declined, dropping 70% within 15 years. Though the exact causes of the drop in Ili Pika population are not known, it is speculated that an increase in grazing pressure...
Milestone in Race to Save Species Ten Years From Extinction
Animals  (tags: porpoises, china, translocation, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 187 days ago -
Four Yangtze finless porpoises were released into their new home today, marking the start of an ambitious translocation project to help save the critically endangered species from extinction.
Captive-Bred Amargosa Voles Heading Back to the Wild
Environment  (tags: conservation, endangered, GoodNews, science, wildlife )

- 184 days ago -
Less than a year after the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine began a captive breeding program, more than two dozen Amargosa voles are rejoining their cousins in the wild.
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

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
Chris's contributions
Stories submitted:
Front Page stories:
Noted in Past Week:
Analyst Ratio* : 0%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!