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End the snapping turtle hunt - Ontario Nature

ontarionature.thankyou4caring.org - As the citizen science coordinator overseeing the Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas, I’m asking you to join me in calling for an end to the hunting of snapping turtles – a species at risk in Cana...

Join the Fight for Trash Free Seas with Clean Swell

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blog.oceanconservancy.org - Beach season is finally upon us! This Memorial Day, people all over the country (myself included) will flock to the coasts to soak up some much-needed sunshine. But nothing ruins a good vacation da...

Amazon Agrees To Remove Items In 'Animal Specimen' Category: Wildlife Body

ndtv.com - New Delhi:  A wildlife body on Saturday claimed that online retail giant Amazon has agreed to remove snares and traps from its website after it urged the portal to do so on compassionate grounds. W...

International Coastal Cleanup highlights plastic issue

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resource.co - The Ocean Conservancy is a charity that works to protect the ocean and the communities that depend on it. Its ‘Ocean Trash Index’ is an item-by-item and location-by-location database of materials f...

Dog was dumped near remote lorry depot and left to die suffering from multiple broken bones

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thurrockgazette.co.uk - A DYING dog was discovered in a remote lorry depot with broken bones and weighing less than half the weight it should be. The 18-month old lurcher/whippet cross, which has now been named Peanut, wa...

Olive Ridleys

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seeturtles.org - The second smallest after the Kemp’s ridley, the olive ridley turtles weigh between 75-100 pounds (34 - 45 kg) and reach 2-2 ½ feet (roughly .6 m) in length. They are named for their pale green car...

Las abejas: un indicador para comprobar la salud de los ecosistemas agrícolas

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fao.org - 21 de mayo de 2016, Liubliana — Las abejas aportan una contribución de valor inestimable a la agricultura y son un indicador de la salud del medio ambiente, trabajando sin descanso a la vez que pro...

The planet won't wait for a cautious transition to renewable energy

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rabble.ca - Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming. Something that I hear more and more these days is that the transition to renewable energy must b...

Baby Monkeys Who Lost Their Moms Take Comfort In Each Other

thedodo.com - These two baby monkeys each lost everything — but thanks to their newfound friendship, they're learning to heal together. Piak, a spectacled langur, was just a few weeks old when a poacher came int...

How to Film Peregrine Falcons in the Concrete Jungle | Blog | Nature | PBS

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pbs.org - Editor’s note: The following excerpt is from the book “The Shark and the Albatross: A Wildlife Filmmaker Reveals Why Nature Matter to Us All” by filmmaker John Aitchinson. The excerpt details Aitch...

Sign the petition against the Yulin Dog Meat Festival

action.hsi.org - I respectfully urge you to end the mass slaughter and consumption of dogs for the annual dog meat ‘festival’ in Yulin to be held on June 21st. I was shocked to learn that thousands of dogs and cats...

Anchorage gets first canine wildlife inspector

ktva.com - He may seem like an unlikely hero, but U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife officers are hoping Dock, an 18-month-old Labrador retriever who started life as a shelter dog, can help them solve a ser...

The Last of the Desert Dwellers

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outsideonline.com - Namibia, some would say, is an African country that actually gets wildlife conservation. So much so that a conservation mandate is actually written into its constitution. Which makes it all the mor...

Centre d'actualités de l'ONU - La criminalité liée aux espèces sauvages encourage les conflits, selon un rapport de l'ONUDC

un.org - 24 mai 2016 – La criminalité liée aux espèces sauvages présente non seulement de réels dangers pour l'environnement mais menace également l'état de droit en encourageant les conflits, selon un nouv...

You'll Never Look at a Down Jacket the Same Way After Watching This

action.peta.org.uk - Eighty per cent of the world's down and feathers used for items like jackets, sleeping bags and bedding come from China.  PETA US and PETA Asia visited farms across China to see firsthand how some ...

From Easter Island to Stonehenge, climate change threatens iconic tourist sites

news.trust.org - LONDON, May 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Extreme weather is becoming one of the biggest risks to World Heritage icons like the Polynesian Easter Island or Britain's Stonehenge, posing a threat...

Sustainable Seafood Boom Brings Hope To An Overfished Planet

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huffingtonpost.com - Seafood is a huge industry worldwide. In 2014, the overall trade value of the global seafood sector was about $140 billion, making it one of the most valuable non-petroleum products traded internat...

BlogPaws Poised to Go Green for Second Year in a Row - BlogPaws

blogpaws.com - Can you imagine a pet-welcoming conference that reduces waste and by collecting compost, recycles most everything, and helps the environment while teaching others how do it. ? To Go Green is to car...

Donald Trump’s Energy Plan: More Fossil Fuels and Fewer Rules

nytimes.com - A central question confronting the next president will be how to address climate change. Mr. Trump, who has repeatedly denied the established science that climate change is caused by humans, vowed ...

SPCA calls for gradual 'phase-out' of Montreal's calèche industry

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cbc.ca - Montreal's SPCA says gradually shutting down the city's horse-drawn carriage industry is a preferable approach to a moratorium like the one the City of Montreal suddenly imposed last week. The city...

UN News - ‘Old habits die hard,’ UN deputy chief tells Environment Assembly, urging action towards sustainability

un.org - 26 May 2016 – United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson stressed today the need for Member States to redouble efforts at prevention – whether to combat climate change, build resilience o...

Two environmental groups sue on behalf of the monarch butterfly

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pri.org - Two environmental groups have sued the US Fish and Wildlife Service in an attempt to compel it to formalize monarch butterfly protections. In March, the Center for Biological Diversity and the Cent...

Cambiamenti climatici: in India è caldo record. La siccità porta gli agricoltori al suicidio

greenbiz.it - Lo scorso giovedì in India è stato registrato un caldo record da 51 gradi Celsius, con temperature in città del Rajasthan che hanno oltrepassato il precedente record del 1956, quando la colonnina d...

Three poachers arrested in Gwalior for killing pangolins

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indiatoday.intoday.in - Bhopal, May 25 (PTI) Three poachers were arrested in Gwalior for killing endangered pangolins whose meat and scales are smuggled to illegal markets in China, Vietnam, Thailand among others where th...

Demand Punishment for animal cruelty!

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change.org - Adressée à Madison County IL officials Demand punishment for animal cruelty! Please punish people who are guilty of animal cruelty.  Please demand mental health services, public awareness, and a st...

Brazil Announces Exhibition Theme for 2016 Venice Biennale

archdaily.com - Responding to curator Alejandro Aravena's theme "Reporting from the front," the Fundação Bienal de São Paulo has selected Washington Fajardo to present an exhibition titled “JUNTOS.” The project fo...

BirdLife Malta launches €1.3 million LIFE Arcipelagu Garnija

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maltatoday.com.mt - BirdLife Malta launches €1.3 million LIFE Arcipelagu Garnija BirdLife Malta today launched its third EU-funded project related to the conservation of seabirds in Malta. Over the past 10 years, Bird...

How We’re Fighting to Protect Arizona’s Beloved Salt River Wild Horses

onegreenplanet.org - In the summer on 2015, the famed and beloved Salt River wild horses in the Tonto National Forest near Mesa, Arizona were in immediate threat of total eradication thanks to a U.S. Forest Service pla...

With Endangered Species Act Under Attack, Obama Manages to Score 99 Wildlife Wins

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thinkprogress.org - by Mary Ellen Kustin -- Guest Contributor May 25, 2016 5:03 pm As part of a final-year push to tackle major environmental challenges, the Obama Administration appears to be doubling down on its eff...

petition: Save the Alaskan Sea Otter from Slaughter!

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thepetitionsite.com - Alaska Representative Donald Young has introduced a bill to restart the fur trade of northern sea otters. Bill (H.R. 2714), seeks To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to allow the tran...

Climate change is something business can fix

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greenbiz.com - Probably one of the oddest statements you hear in politics nowadays is “I’m not a scientist.” The idea, of course, is that because politicians aren’t climate scientists, they’re not qualified to sa...

TRAFFIC - Wildlife Trade News - Indian Ocean sharks at risk from deepwater gillnets

traffic.org - Wollongong, Australia, 26th May 2016—TRAFFIC is urging governments whose fisheries operate in the Southern Indian Ocean to consider a total ban on the use of deepwater set gillnets at their forthco...

Trump goes full Trump on energy

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grist.org - For all the hype surrounding Donald Trump’s energy policy speech in the oil town of Bismarck, N.D., there was, shall we say, a lot of hot air. Here were some of his more memorable “thoughts” on ene...

Column: Critical Wildlife Areas provide symphony

tampabay.com - Florida is a wildlife enthusiast's paradise when it comes to the abundance, diversity and beauty of its birds. Watching sandpipers dart back and forth between the waves, seeing a pelican dive beak-...

Putting tigers on the agenda at the European Parliament – EIA International

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eia-international.org - Wednesday’s event on tiger trade in the European Parliament, hosted by Neena Gill MEP, was a great success and a valuable opportunity for MEPs, the European Commission and other stakeholders in the...

Feather Clipping: Unnecessary and Unkind

peta.org - Feather clipping limits or completely eliminates birds’ ability to fly, making them unable to escape from predators or other animals in the household or to avoid being stepped on or injured by thei...

Customer purchases to help fund Body Shop bio-bridges programme | UK Fundraising

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fundraising.co.uk - The Body Shop has partnered with World Land Trust in its new Bio-Bridges programme, which aims to regenerate and protect 75 million square metres of forest, funded by customer transactions. The Bio...

Michelle Obama set to speak at Santa Fe Indian School commencement

krqe.com - SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Michelle Obama plans to address 105 Native American high school graduates Thursday during a commencement speech that comes as she tries to spotlight the plight of tribal youth...

Video captures thousands of mobula rays leaping out the ocean

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dailymail.co.uk - Soaring above the sea you could be forgiven for mistaking these winged wonders for birds. But they are in fact a school of mobula rays seen swooping through the air in incredible video clips and ph...

Donald Trump would allow Keystone XL pipeline and end Paris climate deal

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theguardian.com - Donald Trump pledged to cancel the Paris climate agreement, endorsed drilling off the Atlantic coast and said he would allow the Keystone XL pipeline to be built in return for “a big piece of the p...

SeaWorld "No More Orca Breeding" Media Announcement Roundup - Voice of the Orcas

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sites.google.com - NBC Nightly News: SeaWorld to End Killer Whale Breeding Program World News Tonight: SeaWorld to End Killer Whale Performances Amid Pressure CBS Evening News: SeaWorld to end killer whale shows PBS ...

Saving Orangutans Together

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opf.org - Follow Team Freedom as they join the Orangutan Warriors to release Angely, Raymond, Gadis, Kenji and Hope to the Kehje Sewen Forest (KJ7). These Orangutans, like so many others who have fallen unde...

Stop Bayer-Monsanto Merger Into Toxic Mega Corporation

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forcechange.com - Goal: End attempts of Bayer to purchase Monstanto and become a giant food and chemical monopoly. A corporate mega-merger could end in one massive company controlling nearly everything you eat if Ba...

'No selfies with seals,' wildlife officials say

boston.com - Those heading to the beach this weekend in hopes of taking the perfect selfie should steer clear of of any baby seals, wildlife officials say. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (N...

Royal Parks' Bioblitz

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royalparks.org.uk - Come and join The Royal Parks and a host of experts from the plant and wildlife world as we take part in a race against the clock to uncover the weird and wonderful plants and animals living in Bro...

Why we fight for the living world: it's about love, and it's time we said so | George Monbiot

theguardian.com - Who wants to see the living world destroyed? Who wants an end to birdsong, bees and coral reefs, the falcon’s stoop, the salmon’s leap? Who wants to see the soil stripped from the land, the sea rim...

Celebs go wild to stop illegal trade in animals - Star2.com

star2.com - A-list celebrities from across the globe have given their voice to support a new campaign to stem illegal trade in wildlife such as turtles, pangolins, elephants and orang utans. Chinese actress Li...

Trump vows to undo Obama's climate agenda in appeal to oil sector

reuters.com - BISMARCK, N.D. Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, promised on Thursday to roll back some of America's most ambitious environmental policies, actions that he said would r...

Donald Trump Promises to Cut Regulation on 'Phony' Environmental Issues

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time.com - Donald Trump promised Thursday to scale back President Obama’s environmental regulations and called for faster development of U.S. energy resources in his most sweeping remarks on energy policy sin...

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