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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 )

- 2326 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.
2,000 Bornean Orangutans Need Our Help ACTION
Animals  (tags: orangutans, protection, animal welfare, Indonesia, mining, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildlife )

- 2524 days ago -
Big cash or orangutans - what is more important? This is the question an Indonesian court has to answer right now. A British conglomerate called Churchill Mining is planning to exploit a multi-billion dollar coal deposit in the national park Kutai in...
ACTION ALERT; Stop Uranium Mine in Tanzanian Wildlife Reserve
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, humans, habitat, mining )

- 2580 days ago -
In June, the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO, meeting in Russia, will decide whether to change the boundaries of the precious World Heritage site Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania to allow a uranium mine.
Revealed: The New Species Threatened By Deep-Sea Mining
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, environment, mining, human activities, habitat destruction, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animalrights )

- 2672 days ago -
The lure of deep sea mining in the Pacific and Indian oceans could mean the destruction of species only just discovered on the ocean floor
Survival of Snow Leopards Endangered: Expert
Animals  (tags: tragedy, snow leopards, threatened, habitat, humans, mining, endangered )

- 2800 days ago -
-- Poaching, mining and invasion of herders are threatening the survival of the snow leopard, one of the world's most endangered animals, an official of the World Wildlife Fund in Mongolia warned Monday.
Chuitna Coal Project Plans to Mine Through Salmon Stream
Animals  (tags: salmon, wildlife, mining, environment )

- 3374 days ago -
Under the state's large mine permitting system, there's no law that prohibits mining through a salmon stream. So, few Alaskans probably know PacRim's proposed Chuitna coal strip mine in Upper Cook Inlet plans to be the first major strip mine project
Mine Expansion Sought in Panther Habitat
Animals  (tags: florida panther, mining, endangered animals, threatened, humans, destruciton )

- 3458 days ago -
Allowing the Seminole Tribe to expand a rock mine in Broward County would further threaten the endangered Florida panther, an environmental group said.
Protect Wild Salmon From Mining ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, fish, wild salmon, mining, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife )

- 3573 days ago -
In the next few weeks, the Obama Administration will decide whether to allow mining in Alaska's Bristol bay-- the largest run of wild salmon on the planet.
Proposed Mine Would Throttle Montana Wilderness, It's Grizzlies & Trout ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, mining, Montana, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

- 3648 days ago -
Only 20-30 grizzly bears remain in and around the Cabinet Mountains Wilderness in northwest Montana. These bears are hanging on by a thread. Biologists say they can't survive the loss of habitat from one mine, let alone two!
Mining Threatens Similipal
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, mining, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildanimals )

- 3648 days ago -
Similipal forest is a habitat for wild animals and plants; it has a good population of tigers, leopards, elephants, chital, sambar and 304 species of birds. Similipal now faces an ecological threat from mining..
Toxic Marshes Deadly to Swans: Coeur d'Alene River Laden With Lead From Silver Valley Mining
Animals  (tags: animals, tundra swans, pollution, mining, toxic, waste, killing, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildlife, protection, death )

- 3713 days ago -
As they feed on roots and tubers in Rose Lake in Idaho, swans swallow sediment polluted with heavy metals from mining waste. At high enough levels, the lead shuts down their digestive systems, causing the swans to gasp for air as food backs up into the
Wife of 'Croc Hunter' Steve Irwin to Fight Mine
Animals  (tags: protection, mining, Terri Irwin, wildlife zone, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 4055 days ago -
The widow of the Australian conservationist and entertainer Steve Irwin said on Monday that she would fight to stop a wildlife zone dedicated to her husband being mined for bauxite.

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