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The World's Only ALBINO Orangutan Prepares to Move to Her Own 'Forest Island' Where She Will Be Safe From Hunters
Animals  (tags: Albino, orangutan, Borneo, forest, rescued, animal welfare )

- 489 days ago -
The world's only known albino orangutan is moving to a man-made 'forest island' home
Changing Times: Six Orangutans Rescued From Plantations in Sumatra
Animals  (tags: orangutans, Aceh, BKSDA, forest, Gunung Leuser National Park, HOCRU, Indonesia, Medan, oil palm, orangutan, Orangutan Information Centre, palm oil, plantation, primate, release, rescue, SOS, Sumatra, Sumatran Orangutan Society, Wildlife )

- 674 days ago -
OIC only relocates orangutans as a last resort, for instance when they are isolated in small patches of forest surrounded by plantations or farmlands, and have no access to large forested areas.
Put An End to Elephant Capture From the Forests
Animals  (tags: elephants, captured, forest, animal welfare, animal cruelty, petition )

- 1630 days ago -
Elephants are wild animals who grace in their own natural environment. These creatures are hunt down using anaesthetics and are brought to human habitats for sport, religious festivals and for work.
Protect Koalas From State-Sponsored Extinction in Australia - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Animals, Koalas, Australia, Environment, Habitat destruction, Pacific Highway, Wildlife corridor, Forest, Trees, Deforestation, Endangered Species, Suffering, Extinction )

- 1735 days ago -
Prevent a highway from destroying a vital koala habitat leading to extinction of the colony, and other endangered species that live in the Blackwall Range Wildlife Corridor. Sign to reroute the Pacific highway in New South Wales to save this forest.
The Untold Story of Deforestation: Slothageddon
Animals  (tags: deforestation, sloths, slothageddon, trees, forest, destruction, habitatdestruction, protection, environment, ethics, animalwelfare )

- 1873 days ago -
A machine operator slowly pushed over trees as Pool and a team of volunteers rushed about picking up the sloths that fell out of the canopy. As 14 quickly turned to 200, the sloth lover's dream come true became the ultimate nightmare: slothageddon
Save Tawain's Leopard Cats - Petition
Animals  (tags: cat, cats, leopard cat, endangered, species, threatened, destruction, wildlife, forest, wildlife, protection, killing, killed, slaughter, wildanimals, habitat, environment, endangered, cats, conservation, extinction )

- 2142 days ago -
Taiwan's endangered Leopard Cats are under threat from Miaoli County Government's plan to flatten a forest and build a 25ha funeral park. Local residents are strongly opposed to it...
Petition | Protect the Leard Forest Koala Population By Rejecting the Mining Application
Animals  (tags: koala, koalas, forest, forest, coal, mining, climate change, wildlife, society, wildanimals, protection, extinction, environment, endangered, habitat, slaughter, conservation )

- 2299 days ago -
The Maules Creek open-cut coal mine in NSW and the Boggabri expansion will destroy up to 5,000 hectares of the Leard State Forest. This is crucial habitat to koalas and other vulnerable species. Mining approval means a death sentence for this wildlife.
Giant Pandas 'Need Old-Growth Forests'
Animals  (tags: China, panda, forest, old-growth )

- 3051 days ago -
China's endangered giant pandas thrive in old forest that has never been logged, research shows.
Puppies Abandoned in N.S. Woods Recovering From Hypothermia, Given New Homes
Animals  (tags: mixed breed puppies, abandoned, forest, freezing conditions, recovering, hypothemia, investigation, animal cruelty, two pups died )

- 3750 days ago -
Three puppies that survived being abandoned in frigid woods in Nova Scotia this week have found new homes, the RCMP said Friday. The pups, believed to be two to three months old, were among five animals found by a trapper in the snow amongst alder
Hook-Billed Hermit (Glaucis Dohrnii) - 2007 IUCN Red List Category Endangered
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, habitat, protection, wildlife, animals, endangered, investigation, forest, humming birds, brasil, sadness, AnimalCruelty, environment, extinction, wildanimals )

- 4136 days ago -
Glaucis dohrnii occurs in east Brazil.Pop. est. 250 - 999.Greenish-bronze upperparts,Cinnamon underparts,Metallic bronze tail with outer rectrices tipped white. Almost straight bill with whitish mandible.Threats:massive deforestation resulting in habitat
Indonesia Announces National Conservation Programme for Orangutans
Animals  (tags: animal exploitation, animal welfare, forest, indonesia, orangutan )

- 4181 days ago -
Indonesia is preparing a conservation programme to protect orangutans and their habitats in Borneo and Sumatra, Indonesia's President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said Monday at the World Climate Conference on Bali.
Northern Muriqui - Brachyteles Hypoxanthus: Critically Endangered (CR B1ab(I,Ii,Iii,Iv,V) +2ab (I,Ii,Iii,Iv,V)) on the IUCN Red
Animals  (tags: wildlife, monkeys, Brazil, forest, environment, protection, killed, endangered, killing, habitat, sadness, AnimalWelfare )

- 4198 days ago -
The Muriqui,or woolly spider monkey,is the largest New World primate.Endemic to the Atlantic Forest Region of eastern Brazil.The total known population is very low,300 to 400.Threats:habitat destruction,forest fragmentation and loss,widely hunted.
Help the Spotted Owl and Northwest Forests- Take Action
Animals  (tags: wildlife, endangered, conservation, spotted owls, forest, salmon, wilderness )

- 4301 days ago -
In America's great Pacific Northwest you can find ancient trees, cascading rivers, spotted owls and salmon. These old-growth forests are American icons and help define the region's wildlife and people.Today, the Bush Administration is putting these forest

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