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PETA harasses Florida Bengali tiger handler

Back in February, an exotic animal handler out of Maitland, Florida named Michael Kalmanson applied for a permit to be issued by the US Fish and Wildlife Service in order for Bengali tigers to be imported from Mexico. 572 more words

Animals

Help Stop the Mexican Gray Wolf Extinction Bill!

Tell your Representative to oppose HR 2910 and demand full recovery efforts for the critically endangered Mexican gray wolf!

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Nature Conservation

Environmentalists Attacked for Protecting One of the Ocean’s Most Endangered Animals

Image Credit: Juan Carlos Ulate/Reuters

There’s trouble in eco-paradise.

Costa Rica, long hailed as a resolute steward of the environment, is failing to protect endangered sea turtles… 581 more words

Environment

An American Symbol

As we near the July 4th holiday, a date so full of meaning and promise for many Americans, I wanted to blog on the female Bald Eagle pictured here. 374 more words

Kathi Isserman

Save The Animals - They Need Us Now !

It was Wednesday, when I saw the email in my inbox where the title proclaimed in bold “Save the Species – Blogging Contest”. A contest that had everything to do with wildlife, and saving some animals that were nearing extinction. 879 more words

Wys-O-Wys

Pope's Home Run: Our Planet in Jeopardy

Pope Francis has hit a home run: Laudato Si´, his 197-page encyclical (treatise)  released  June 18 by the Vatican on environment and climate change, 397 more words

Sustainability

Lawsuit challenges federal plan for Mexican gray wolves

Wildlife advocates say arbitrary caps on population and habitat won’t allow for full recovery of the species

Staff Report

FRISCO — Wildlife advocates say a federal plan to cap the… 399 more words

Environment