Developers are trying to get approval for 265 homes at Green Pond. Which is home to more than 160 different species of birds which have been spotted on the property, including six endangered birds. If they build these home it will take away a huge part
Although ESPN panelist Stephen A. Smith finally made a heartfelt apology over his statement insinuating woman might provoke beatings, it took him a while to get it. It's reflective of a tolerance for domestic abuse in sports that ESPN needs to address
Our evening bats used to eat their weight in insects every night, but now 105 Cell Towers / antennas + 20,000 digital electric utility meters one on every home, I no longer see our bats in the evenings, nor our barn owl on a full moon night, nor hear our
Imagine you, your family and all your neighbours squeezed onto a truck that is going to take you all from Victoria, B.C. to Quebec City. You start your trip with five hours in confinement, where you wait to take a ferry.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) plans to introduce a new conservation proposal which would allow hunting in the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge. At over 11,152 acres, the refuge currently provides a home for populations of deer, rabbits, birds
The Asiatic Cheetah is one of the last two remaining critically endangered large cats in Iran. Populations of this species could previously be found in areas of the Middle East, Central Asia, India and Kazakhstan. Today, however, there are fewer than 100
Deshler Amusements, Inc. is a popular carnival company that provides its services to many states in northern America. Like most carnivals, Deshler Amusements offers live goldfish prizes for winning games of chance. Not only are plastic bags inadequate
The Facebook page "BAN dogs NOW..." has been removed as well as their horrendous event!
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A terrible tragedy is unfolding in South Africa. Baby elephants have been snatched from their mothers and transported to a remote farm. There they were tortured as part of their "training" to become circus elephants.
In March 2014, Mexican authorities seized six wild animals from Harley Circus. Inspectors from the Federal Bureau for Environmental Protection conducted a surprise operation on the circus in Dzidzantun, Yucatan. One tiger, lion, bear, and three monkeys
South Africa is home to 70 percent of the world's rhinoceros population and is the stage of a bloody war on poaching. In 2013, a record 1,004 rhinos were killed in South Africa, and as of July 2014, Kruger National Park alone has seen 370 deaths.
Arturo, also known as the "sad bear," has been deemed by many animal lovers to be suffering from depression. The polar bear is near the end of his life, and many advocates want the bear to be moved to Canada.
The Palestinian death toll has topped 1,100 after one of the deadliest 24-hour periods since the Israeli assault on Gaza began 22 days ago. Most of the dead have been civilians. More than 180,000 Palestinians have been displaced over the past three weeks
President Barack Obama recently lifted a 30-year-old ban on the use of sonic cannons to search for oil and natural gas deposits in the ocean. These sonic cannons are 100 times more deafening than jet engines and can cause serious harm to whales, dolphins
A widely used, over-the-counter second generation rat poison has caused widespread death in the state of New York. A statewide ban on these poisons is already in place in California, and New York is looking to do the same.
The employees of the kennel were killing the dogs with clubs because the owner didn't want to pay to have them put down by a vet. Police weren't called because the men were sacked. Authorities believe this is penalty enough! Sign and demand prosecution!
CNN ... is becoming infamous for the lack of attention it pays to climate change news. ... news channel failed to cover news of the melting of a major Antarctic ice sheet and barely mentioned a report that climate change could drastically raise world hunger.
No Water. No Food. No Medicine. No Electricity. No Internet. No Phones. Yet those Palestinians are still a threat to the strongest army in the Middle East. The only entity in the whole world that still believes the Israeli lies is the US Congress.
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South Africa is beginning to take legal action to curb poaching. Recently, Mandlan Chalke was sentenced to 77 years in prison for poaching rhinoceroses. Before his arrest, he was targeting rhinos for their horns, which can be sold for a lot of money.
Australian government has given one of the world's biggest coal mines the green light. The Carmichael mine has been fiercely opposed by environmentalists due to its potential impact upon The Great Barrier Reef, groundwater at the mine site & carbon emissi
An 88-acre chunk of a unique and astoundingly diverse forest in Miami-Dade County, Florida is scheduled to be destroyed to make room for a Walmart, Chili's, Chick-Fil-A, LA Fitness, and an apartment complex. Florida's pine rockland forests are endangered
Scott Guigar is facing trial on Aug. 14 after animal control officers found on his property the bodies of two horses that died of starvation. Another horse was found in a shed living in horrible conditions. Sign and share to demand punishment
Arturo, Argentina's last captive polar bear, suffers each day in Mendoza Zoo exposed to the excruciating heat of the sun. But zoo officials refuse to transfer Arturo to a colder climate or even provide Arturo with proper medical treatment.