START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Kerstin's News

TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Great Barrier Reef By Banning Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, Great Barrier Reef )

- 3 days ago -
Ban the use of plastic bags to protect the Great Barrier Reef from choking plastic pollution
PETITION - Tell Bayer to Remove Toxic Product From Market
Environment  (tags: toxic chemicals, toxic pesticides, Cancer causing chemicals, harming living beings, environmental damage, ecosystems, responsibility, stronger protection laws, prevention of further pollution )

- 1 day ago -
Bayer has vowed to fight the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's request to remove a toxic pesticide from the market. The EPA initially granted a limited-time, conditional registration for Bayer's Belt.
Stop Old-Growth Clear-Cutting in the Tongass National Forest! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 20 hours ago -
Last year the U.S. Forest Service approved the Big Thorne timber sale in the Tongass National ForestâEUR"the largest, most destructive old-growth clear-cutting project in more than 20 years.
PETITION - Let Sick Girl Keep Her Therapy Dog
Animals  (tags: Therapy Dogs, special needs pets, illness, breed discrimination, comfort dogs, suffering, animalrights, prevention act, protection, politics )

- 22 hours ago -
A city is threatening to take away the dog that comforts a 4-year-old girl during scary treatment for cystic fibrosis because the dog might be more than half pit bull and the city has an outdated ban on the breed. Aleeah has to endure daily treatments...
PETITION - Punish Man Charged With Injuring Seven Dogs
Animals  (tags: wounded dogs, huge suffering, neglected dogs, prevention of further mistreatment, Dog fighting, animalrights, animalwelfare, protection laws, punishment for animal abusers )

- 19 hours ago -
A New York resident faces animal cruelty charges for the seven severely starved and wounded dogs found behind his property. They were chained up in a wooded area without adequate shelter, water, or food. Officers also noticed terrible bruising and wounds
Save Orcas From Killing Noise PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, whales )

- 18 hours ago -
Research shows that killer whales are dying off and the excessive noise some ships make is at least partly to blame. The noise from the ships interferes with the orcas' ability to locate food through ecolocation. So they starve
Save the Albatross! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, wildlife )

- 19 hours ago -
The majestic and mysterious albatross has fired the imaginations of poets and biologists through the ages. Little is known about this amazing bird that spends most of its life drifting on air currents above arctic seas. Now, though, albatrosses
Protect the Last of Madagascar's Disappearing Lemurs PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 22 hours ago -
Madagascar is one of the most biodiverse places on the planet. 107 lemur species call the island home -- most of them are native to the island.
Ban Plastic Micro-Beads From Entering Our Oceans and Conteminating Our Marine Life PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: oceans, micro beads, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Plastic pollution of our waterways and oceans is a major ecological and human health issue requiring urgent attention.
Keep Protections Strong for Manatees PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 19 hours ago -
Ignoring ongoing threats, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed to downlist the Florida manatee from "endangered" to "threatened." Although manatees have returned from the brink of extinction, they continue to be cut down by boats and killed
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
Kerstin'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!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


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