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Four New Species of Killer Sponges Found: Photos
Animals  (tags: new species, killer sponges, photos, Pacific Ocean, discovery )

Giana
- 12 hours ago - news.discovery.com
Four new species of killer sponges, related to the non-synthetic sponges that might be in your kitchen or bathroom now, have just been discovered living deep in the Pacific Ocean, according to the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI).
These Animals Are on the Hunt -- for Easter Eggs!
Animals  (tags: cute photos, Easter eggs, zoo, animals )

Giana
- 12 hours ago - today.com
Easter is around the corner, and bunnies aren't the only animals celebrating!
Foie Gras: Cruel and Illegal ACTION
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, foie gras, ducks, geese )

Nancy
- 7 hours ago - action.ciwf.org.uk
Enough is enough. For years Compassion and other animal welfare organisations have provided the Commission with a wealth of scientific evidence, detailed briefings and formal complaints on the illegality of foie gras production.
Deforestation in the Andes Triggers Amazon "Tsunami"
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, deforestation, deforestation in the Amazon, tsunami, trees )

Naoko
- 7 hours ago - ipsnews.net
Deforestation, especially in the Andean highlands of Bolivia and Peru, was the main driver of this year's disastrous flooding in the Madeira river watershed in Bolivia's Amazon rainforest and the drainage basin across the border, in Brazil.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Iraq: Don't Legalize Forced Child Marriage
World  (tags: children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, ethics, middle-east, iraq, world, society, news )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Any minute now, the Iraqi Council of Representatives will vote to legalize forced child marriage.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Elephants of Tanzania From the Guns of Poachers
Animals  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, endangered, ELEPAHNTS IVORY TRADE, POACHING, ivory trade, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, death, protection )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The situation for the elephants of Africa is dire. One elephant is killed for its tusks every fifteen minutes. The demand for ivory needs to be halted at the global level in order to save this iconic species from slipping into extinction
Beautiful, Exotic, and Ugly Animals! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - livinggreenmag.com
Very STRANGE creatures.
Ukraine Turmoil Leaves Zoo Animals Starving
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering, zoos )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - livinggreenmag.com
Ukraine resident Lionel de Lange, an entrepreneurial, animal-loving, bush war veteran from South Africa, is engaged in a rescue mission - to save more than 6,000 Ukraine zoo animals from starvation brought on by economic and political strife
Small Sustainable Choices to Create Big Green Cities
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - livinggreenmag.com
As urban centers grow exponentially, many cities are looking at ways to enrich the quality of life of their citizens by adopting a greener lifestyle. Ensuring our cities are made cleaner, less wasteful, and sustainable can seem like a daunting task.
Ban Elephant Training Bullhooks in Rhode Island ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Rock legend Joan Jett is appealing to Rhode Island lawmakers to ban trainers from using the bullhook, a painful steel hook similar to a fireplace poker used to control performing elephants. Though an elephant's skin appears uniformly tough,
 
 
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