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URGENT: Tell Your Representatives to Restore Funding for Act for Songbirds!


Animals  (tags: songbirds, protection, US, conservation )

Nancy
- 2659 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Your Representative needs to hear from bird advocates like you today to ensure that this critical bird conservation program continues to be funded. Please tell your Representative how important this program is and urge them to restore funding for the...



   

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Ruth C (87)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 8:27 am
We must all come together and speak for the ones that can not speak for themselfs!
 

Penelope Ryan (178)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 8:33 am
Yes, Ruth tha is what wer'e here for to help the voiceless ones. TY Nancy
 

Esther Z (94)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 8:33 am
Noted and signed.
 

Sheryl G (360)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 9:10 am
FL
Phone:(202) 225-4035Fax:(202) 226-0821
Your message has been submitted.
Thank you for taking action!
 

(0)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 9:35 am
Done, thanks!
 

Constance F (418)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 10:13 am
Thank you for posting. Action taken from home.
 

Brittany D (28)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 11:23 am
signed
 

Gina A (1)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 11:41 am
I noted and signed the letter to my Rep.
 

patricia lasek (317)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 12:03 pm
signed
 

Jason G (235)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 12:11 pm
Your message has been submitted.
Thank you for taking action!
 

SANDRA R (145)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 12:11 pm
Noted and forwarded. Thank you Nancy.
 

Patricia G (110)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 12:31 pm
Wish I could sign... Thanks!
 

Shelly Peterson (213)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 1:35 pm
signed!
 

Marilyn M (145)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 1:35 pm
Noted and had already signed. Thank you for posting, Nancy.
 

Bruce Van Tassell (7)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 1:56 pm
Again U.S. only this affects all North America and all should have a say getting sick of your U.S. only trip.
 

Renata B (136)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 2:04 pm
A pity I can't sign.
 

Sadia B (0)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 2:04 pm
Signed. Thanks!
 

Lisa N (207)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 2:20 pm
Signed, thanks Nancy!
 

MarietteAWAY G (175)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 2:49 pm
Noted, but unable to sign. Thanks Nancy!
 

Ron Avila (20)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 3:10 pm
Thanks, signed
 

Shirley H (49)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 3:25 pm
Gladly signed.
Shirley H.
 

linda b (186)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 3:39 pm
Noted thanks Nancy
 

Gysele v (213)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 3:59 pm
signed, thnx.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 4:54 pm
Signed
 

Nancy C (806)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 5:06 pm
I agree with you Bruce,,,The petitions are contingent with the organizations that publish them...sorry!
 

Alice B (241)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 5:26 pm
NOTED & SIGNED.
 

Fran F (116)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 5:34 pm
Signed, noted and shared. Thanks, Nancy.
 

Terry King (113)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 5:56 pm
action taken
 

RosemaryRannes HusbandHospitalHome (650)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 6:39 pm
Thanks Nancy. Petition signed and posted on Twitter
 

Mary T (178)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 7:10 pm
Already signed thanks Nancy.
 

Tysu Jung (2)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 8:06 pm
Song birds make like more beautiful! Signed.
 

Kelsey S (0)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 8:23 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Susanne R (236)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 10:21 pm
I can't imagine a summer, spring or fall without the beautiful birds that visit our feeders. Noted and signed. Thanks, Nancy!
 

Star S. (54)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 10:48 pm
noted
 

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Thursday July 7, 2011, 11:21 pm
Unable to sign as not US resident but fully support for the protection of SongBirds
 

Danuta W (1251)
Friday July 8, 2011, 12:21 am
noted
 

Monica D (580)
Friday July 8, 2011, 1:08 am
There is nothing quite like the lovely sound of songbirds. The birds are priceless!
 

desanka s (416)
Friday July 8, 2011, 1:50 am
Nancy, I was ready to take this action but they don't know accept my zip code.
 

NICKY MELVILLE (119)
Friday July 8, 2011, 2:16 am
I have the same problem, s Desnaka, but will post to all my US friends.
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Friday July 8, 2011, 2:47 am
I cannot sign and noted, thank you!
 

Lindsay K (6)
Friday July 8, 2011, 5:51 am
Noted
 

Valerie H (133)
Friday July 8, 2011, 6:58 am
Thank you - sent!
 

Angela Weber (27)
Friday July 8, 2011, 9:20 am
Can't sign again - I live in Canada.

I love songbirds too.

 

tracey p (81)
Friday July 8, 2011, 10:42 am
noted, but unable to sign. Protection of the songbirds is essential.
 

SuS NoMail Plez P (244)
Friday July 8, 2011, 10:43 am
Thank you Nancy~TY Dandelion. Action taken.
 

Alison Baker (25)
Friday July 8, 2011, 11:05 am
We have a lot of mosquitoes & bugs destroying trees because we don't have the songbird population to eat them. Our survival depends on birds, bees, & bats. We need to protect them.
 

Lyne F (93)
Friday July 8, 2011, 12:10 pm
Done!
 

Susan Pernot (75)
Friday July 8, 2011, 2:04 pm
done and done

"Ihold that the more helpless a creature. the more entitled it is to protection by man from the cruelty of man"
-- Mahatma Gandhi
 

Robert O (12)
Friday July 8, 2011, 3:12 pm
Thanks Nancy.
 

Toni C (508)
Friday July 8, 2011, 3:34 pm
Noted, added my two cents worth and signed the petition. I know this will be like all the other petitions I've sent him... it will go right into the waste basket, but at lest I know I've tried.
 

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Friday July 8, 2011, 5:08 pm
Noted.
 

. (0)
Friday July 8, 2011, 5:27 pm
signed, thnx, Nancy
 

Sally M (72)
Friday July 8, 2011, 6:00 pm
So, the dismantling of a highly successful program that is extremely important is now going by the wayside??!!.....and where o' where is the money going? Oh, I know....the same place all the important monies go when our country sends it's false messages of "WAR, MILITARY, INVADE, KILL, TAKE OVER"....what has our country turned into if we cannot protect the tiny creatures on whom our very survival depends!?
Oh, the arrogance of humans in our Congress.....the wolves were sacrificed on a "Budget Bill", now the migrating birds.............who is next, and who has been crossed out as 'unimportant' because the bush era broke this country for pete's sake.!!!!................doesn't anyone listen and learn? Now the Dems will be blamed, and maybe rightfully so.
What a fool I was to even believe that there would be a majority of politicians who would really care about the animals and the environment.................just a thought here,,,,,will this be a precedent so that wind generators can be installed anywhere, even in the path of the migrating birds? It's not like N. America doesn't have WIND everywhere....oooo, I'm so mad!
 

Bonnie B (103)
Friday July 8, 2011, 6:07 pm
Noted and signed. Thank you, Nancy! Added to the petition letter: Migratory/song birds are not only beautiful, they are pollinators and spread the seeds seeds of essential wild plants. I didn't think of the bug eating thing! Thanks, Allison!
 

Susan L (150)
Friday July 8, 2011, 8:19 pm
noted and signed. Hope it does some good.
 

Victoria L (13)
Friday July 8, 2011, 8:37 pm
Noted & sent!
 

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 12:23 am
noted and done
 

Tammy f (118)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 3:10 am
money is going to the war or to the oil giants or subsidize tobacco. or maybe to poison the bees on the east so we can kill a few stink bugs, man do we have our priorities screwed up in this government?
 

JOHNLEWIS HODDINOTT (77)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 4:43 am
UNABLE TO SIGN . SORRY
 

Bill C (91)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 5:23 am
Gladly noted and signed. Thanks for posting, Nancy. And than you Dandelion for forwarding.
 

Jytte Nhanenge (64)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 9:05 am
Noted, but can regretfully not sign, not being from USA. Thank you for the important post Nancy, and for all those who care about birds.
 

Elizabeth P (99)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 10:34 am
You got it, Noted and Signed. Thank you All.
 

Jim P (3247)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 10:35 am
Petition signed.

TY, Nancy.
.
 

Linda M (1715)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 11:56 am
Signed, these poor voiceless creatures--no one takes time to protect them!!
 

. (0)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 4:30 pm
message sent
 

Steven Walle (38)
Saturday July 9, 2011, 4:34 pm
Thank you Nancy. Signed and noted. Be Blessed.
 

James W (257)
Sunday July 10, 2011, 11:14 am
Signed & noted Thanks for the post.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 10, 2011, 8:33 pm
signed and noted
 

Michela M (3964)
Monday July 11, 2011, 11:24 am
NOT ALLOWED TO SIGN: for U.S. RESIDENTS ONLY
 

Lisa Zarafonetis (168)
Monday July 11, 2011, 7:38 pm
Signed & Shared on Facebook!
 

Elsie Au (259)
Monday July 11, 2011, 9:42 pm
Done. Thanks Nancy.
 

Vinnie m (334)
Monday July 11, 2011, 10:43 pm
Already Signed Nancy, on another group, and have Posted to Backyard Birds too.
 

Angelika R (143)
Tuesday July 12, 2011, 7:59 am
Noted this important matter, thanks Nancy. Thx for fwd Sheryl, but unfortunately I'm no constituent ://
If the ABC had a different form to the petition I could have signed selecting "Other" for country/state,- too bad.
Don't we all love the songs of birds...
 

Krasimira B (175)
Wednesday July 13, 2011, 10:27 pm
Noted with hope, thank you Nancy and Dandelion for sharing.
 

Rita D (87)
Friday July 15, 2011, 2:21 pm
Thank you for posting this article Nancy! Noted and gladly rwarded to my American friends. Thanks Dandelion for the forward ;)
 

Carole K (195)
Friday July 15, 2011, 6:20 pm
Noted & signed. TY, Nancy!
 

Krasimira B (175)
Saturday July 16, 2011, 12:20 am
Noted with hope (US only).
 

Stelizan L (258)
Sunday July 17, 2011, 8:53 am
I don't have a US Rep (thank goodness!!) but hopefully there are many who will sign on our behalf please?? I mean, 16 million C2 members - there must be a few that can do that!
 

alicia m (97)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 10:58 pm
noted, gracias
 
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