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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Africa's Last Remaining Rhinos!
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, ivory trade, rhinos, animaladvocates, protection, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, killing, suffering, humans )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Western black rhino species has been declared extinct and the two other rhino species found in Africa are close on its heels towards disappearing from the face of the planet. All this for a lucrative black market where poachers make millions of dollar
Primate Rights Vs Research: Battle in Colombian Rainforest
Animals  (tags: animal testing, monkeys, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection, suffering, humans, law )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - e360.yale.edu
A Colombian conservationist has been locked in a contentious legal fight against a leading researcher who uses wild monkeys in his search for a malaria vaccine. A recent court decision that banned the practice is seen as a victory in efforts to restrict t
Scientists Blast Australian Government's Moves to Dismantle Environmental Protections
Environment  (tags: government, environment, destruction, Australia, policies, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection, conservation, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
A prominent group of conservation scientists condemned the Australian government's recent moves to eliminate protections for native ecosystems, cut research funding, backtrack on commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and step up persecution of
TAKE ACTION NOW! Uphold the Ban on Hunting in the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) is planning to introduce a Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment, which would allow hunting in the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge, where it's currently unlawful.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Samsung to Put An End to Worker Abuse
Business  (tags: workers rights exploitation, Samsung, corporate, corruption, business, abuse, americans, money, world, labor, lies, ethics )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - action.greenamerica.org
Hold Samsung accountable so that no more workers are mistreated or endangered while making Samsung's products.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Give Kenai Brown Bears a True Refuge
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, endangered, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, humans )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The isolated population of brown bears on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula is in trouble. Just last year alone, 18 percent of the adult female bears were killed. And this year, during the spring hunt, an additional 10 percent of the p
AUSTRALIA: Coal Terminals, Dredging Putting Great Barrier Reef at Risk, Senate Inquiry Told
Environment  (tags: world, Australia, pollution, protection, mining interests, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - abc.net.au
The fast-tracking of coal terminals and dredging along Queensland's coast was endangering the health of vital marine ecosystems, a conservation group has told a Senate inquiry.
Spain: A Precarious Gateway to Europe for Syrian Refugees
World  (tags: world, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, politics )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - ipsnews.net
The conditions for refugees "are quite bad" in Spain, which is why "98 percent of Syrians" move on to other countries where they may have relatives or believe there are better facilities and economic assistance, especially France, Germany or Sweden.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Ocelots and Jaguars From Open-Pit Mining
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, development, mining interests, environment, wildlife )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Now protected under the Endangered Species Act, they're making a courageous comeback in Arizona, but they need your help if they're to overcome a new threat to their existence. A massive, open-pit copper mine is proposed in the heart of the cats' home
 
 
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