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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Critically Endangered Amur Leopards - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: cats, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, humans, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Only a couple dozen Amur leopards survive in the wildernesses of China and Russia. Illegal poaching and forest logging are threatening to kill the last remaining Amur leopards.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tigers Don't Belong in Our Backyards
Animals  (tags: tigers, protection, TIGERS IN PRIVATE HANDS, LAW, REGULATIONS, SAFETY, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, law, abuse, animals, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Shockingly, there are about 5,000 captive tigers in the U.S.--many more than in the wild. Almost all of the captive tigers are owned privately as pets--not by zoos or accredited institutions.
Stop the Destruction of the Ecuadorian Amazon
Environment  (tags: Aquarico river, Parahuaico river, Petroamazona, Ecuador, indigenous )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - amazonwatch.org
Publicly condemn the massive oil spill into the Aguarico and Parahuaico rivers; ensure that the area is fully remediated and affected communities are appropriately compensated; and revoke Petroamazonas' licenses for future drilling.
Clean Up The Mines
Environment  (tags: Clean Up The Mines, uranium mines, USA )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - cleanupthemines.org
To pass legislation for health and environmental studies on the effects of existing abandoned uranium mines; to educate the public about the effects of the mines; to clean up the mines and affected areas; also compensate those affected by these mines.
Cheetahs Are Being Wiped Out, and Selfies Are to Blame
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, protection, animalcruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness, pets, cruelty, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A report says men in the Middle East are illegally buying the fast feline as status symbols.
Transporting Oil By Rail Is a Crude Gamble
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, train trasnport of oil, disasters, pollution, politics, healthconditions, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - vice.com
It's estimated that nine million barrels of crude oil are moving over the rail lines of North America at any given moment.
11 Parents of Nigeria's Abducted Girls Die
World  (tags: Nigeria, abducted girls, parents are dying, Chibok, Boko Haram, Islamic extremists, Abubakar Shekau )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - bigstory.ap.org
"One father of two of the girls kidnapped just went into a kind of coma and kept repeating the names of his daughters, until life left him," said Bitrus.
VICTORY!! Facebook Page "BAN Dogs NOW..." Removed!!!!!!!!!!!! ;-)
Animals  (tags: Facebook, doghate, Ban dogs NOW, removed, website, dogs, Pitbull, Stafford Terrier, boiled alive, Victory, petition, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, cri )

Susanne
- 14 hours ago - change.org
The Facebook page "BAN dogs NOW..." has been removed as well as their horrendous event! THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO SIGNED AND MAKE THIS POSSIBLE! (....to all you who are skeptical of petitions.... PETITIONS ARE WORKING FINE!!!! :-)
Midwestern Waters Are Full of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: neocotinoids, neonics, protection, die offs, bees, pollution, pesticides, destruction, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - motherjones.com
Neonics have shown up at significant levels in wetlands near treated farm fields in parts of the High Plains and in Canada, as wells as in rivers in ag-heavy areas of Georgia and California.
Fracking Waste Puts Americans' Drinking Water at Risk
Environment  (tags: study, fracking wastewarrter, EPA, fracking, frack is whack, official research, environment, destruction, water, healthconditions, humans, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an eagerly awaited report on the state of something called the Underground Injection Control program.
 
 
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