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Monsanto Linked to Bee Plight
Animals  (tags: bees, honeybees, colony collapse disorder, monsanto, herbicide, pesticide, insecticide, GMO, corn, food safety, food labeling, pollination, crops, farms, poisoned food, toxic food, roundup, plants, insects, diabetes, saccharine, ag gag, cotton )

- 2575 days ago -
Research has shown that bee Colony Collapse Disorder is associated with Monsanto's neonicotinoid insecticides, as well as, exposure to the firm's genetically modified corn crops.
Obama Administration Denies Endangered Species Act Protection to 251 Species
Animals  (tags: obama administration, denied imperiled animals, plants, protection, tragedy, extinction )

- 3150 days ago -
The Obama administration today denied Endangered Species Act protection to 251 plants and animals that government scientists have said need those protections to avoid extinction. Instead, the administration has placed them indefinitely on a list of
How Does My Cat Garden Grow?
Animals  (tags: Spring, cats, animalwelfare, plants, gardening, safety, enjoyment )

- 3377 days ago -
Spring is just around the corner and it's the time of year when our thoughts turn to the outdoors, as tender leaves emerge on deciduous trees, and timid slips of flower shoots peek through the ground, in gay array.Gardeners generally fall into two categor
CITES Criticized for Putting Politics Before Animals and Science
Animals  (tags: cites, disappointing mixed reviews, endangered animals, plants, unprotected, conservation, wildlife trade )

- 3382 days ago -
CITES, an international meeting of officials from 175 countries is getting very mixed reviews on decisions from its two-week meeting in Doha, Quatar. CITES established goals center on ensuring that international trade in wild animals and plants do not
Farming Is Mainly to Blame for the Loss of Our Native Plants and Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, extinction, plants, wildlife )

- 3391 days ago -
England was given an uncomfortable reminder last week of the impact of its swelling number of inhabitants. Over the past two millennia, hundreds of its native plants and animals have been rendered extinct because the human population
Rocky Mountain Endangered Species: 11 Plants And Animals That Have Become Endangered In The '00s (PHOTOS)
Animals  (tags: endangered animals, plants, rocky mountains, decade, disappeared )

- 3474 days ago -
The decade's end provides a time for taking stock of the world around us, including all creatures great and small. With the help of WildEarth Guardians, based in Denver, we've pulled together a list of endangered plants and animals in the Rocky Mountains
Obama Issues Endangered Species Performance Review: Has Only Listed One Species in 10 Months
Animals  (tags: endangered animals, wildife, plants, no protection, species, extinction, disappearing )

- 3516 days ago -
The Obama administration today issued its first review of species that are candidates for protection as endangered species, identifying a total of 249 species in need of protection. The review also describes the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's progress
New Species Discovered in Fragile Eastern Himalayas
Animals  (tags: new species, sighting, discovery, animals, plants, himalayasconservation )

- 3606 days ago -
The report, The Eastern Himalayas- Where Worlds Collide, describes more than 350 new species discovered in the last decade including 244 plants, 16 amphibians, 16 reptiles, 14 fish, 2 birds, 2 mammals and at least 60 new invertebrates. Mark Wright,
Undercover Investigation Underscores USDA - Documented Brutality
Animals  (tags: animal angels, investigation, inhumane, savage cruelty, horse slaughter, plants, abused, mistreated, documentation )

- 3608 days ago -
A thirty month long investigation into the plight of horses who have been sold for slaughter has revealed the worst levels of inhumane treatment. The abuse and neglect of these horses, sometimes referred to as 'kill horses,' was uncovered during the
Sign Petition: Defend Federally Recognized Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, species, extinction, death, environment, habitat, protection, conservation, USDA, UN, USA, plants, tropical, forests, grazing, cattle, ranching, deforestation )

- 3665 days ago -
The USDA says grazing has contributed to the demise of 26% of federal threatened and endangered species in the USA. According to the UN, ranching-induced deforestation is on the main reasons for the loss of plant and animal species in tropical forests.
Plants and Pets Don't Always Mix
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, plants, protection, AnimalWelfare, warning, risks, prevention )

- 3711 days ago -
The sago palm is a common household plant that is traditionally grown in the southern region of the United States. Now a miniature version of the plant is now popping up in nurseries across the country and causing concern for pet parents.
Watch the Video: 17 Plants That Poison Pets
Animals  (tags: pets, plants, poisons, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment )

- 3757 days ago -
Mark your calendars, people! Sunday, March 15 kicks off National Poison Prevention Week--a perfect time to learn what's poisonous to your pet. In 2008, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center handled more than 140,000 cases of pets exposed to toxins, many
Top Ten Wildlife, Fish and Plants in Need of Endangered Species Act Protection
Animals  (tags: endangered species, protection, animals, fish, plants, wildlife, environment, habitat, wildanimals )

- 3765 days ago -
This report includes the top ten species plus three honorable mentions that are in danger of extinction, but are not protected under the Endangered Species Act.
Australian Wildlife Conservancy in Huge Land Buyout - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, australian, wildlife conservancy, conservation, wildlife, property, cape york, queensland, south australia, plants, animals, environment )

- 3873 days ago -
AN environment group has made what is thought to be the largest private conservation buyout of land in Australia, if not the world. The Australian Wildlife Conservancy has bought two huge cattle stations totalling more than 837,000ha.
Crown Prince Of Abu Dhabi Donates EUR25m To Save Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, plants, endangered species, extinction, killing, poaching, habitat destruction, climate change, pollution )

- 3911 days ago -
An increasing number of plants and animals are facing extinction due to pollution, poaching, habitat degradation and climate change. The number of threatened mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish has grown to 5,966, compared to 3,314 in 1998.

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