Environment

Praise Efforts to Protect Endangered Bird Species

Praise Efforts to Protect Endangered Bird Species

A proposed plan would protect half a million acres of crucial habitat and keep the yellow-billed cuckoo from becoming extinct. Sign the petition to thank the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Sally Jewell for saving the endangered bird.

Deny Lisence to Cruel Safari Hunt

Deny Lisence to Cruel Safari Hunt

A safari club found guilty of shocking offenses against wild and endangered animals is seeking to regain its license through a lawsuit. Do your part to ensure that the club’s hunting ban remains in place.

Stop Oil Exploration to Save Critically Endangered Dolphins

Stop Oil Exploration to Save Critically Endangered Dolphins

The Maui dolphin, a critically endangered species, is being threatened by oil and gas exploration. Urge the Prime Minister to stop these threatening activities, as these dolphins live in a sanctuary meant to keep them safe and healthy.

Save Endangered Bumble Bee

Save Endangered Bumble Bee

Conservation groups have requested endangered species status for the rusty patched bumble bee and have been ignored. Demand a response to protect this critical pollinator that is threatened with extinction.

Success: Popular Airline Ends Partnership with SeaWorld

Success: Popular Airline Ends Partnership with SeaWorld

A popular airline has decided to end its partnership with SeaWorld due to its long history of abuse. Commend the airline for taking action in order to protect innocent marine animals.

Save Protected Canyon from Oil Drilling

Save Protected Canyon from Oil Drilling

Chaco Canyon National Historic Park has recently been opened up for fracking and oil drilling, threatening the largest collection of ancient Native American buildings in the United States. Urge the Secretary of the Interior to save these beautiful, sacred lands from fracking.

Protect Koalas from State-Sponsored Extinction

Protect Koalas from State-Sponsored Extinction

Stop a government approved highway project from destroying an important koala colony. Prevent deforestation and rapid depopulation by rerouting the highway instead of threatening multiple endangered species.

Support Sustainable Ocean Farming

Support Sustainable Ocean Farming

An innovative new aquaculture method has the potential to transform our relationship with the ocean, from one of depletion and exploitation to restoration and mutual benefit. Sign this petition to show your support for the entrepreneurs who are pushing this shift.

Applaud Efforts to Save Whales and Improve Air Quality

Applaud Efforts to Save Whales and Improve Air Quality

Endangered blue whales have been known to collide with speeding cargo ships, which travel through the whales’ feeding ground. Thank an organization for creating an incentive program that encourages ships to slow down, saving these whales from senseless deaths.

Create World’s Largest Oceanic Reserve

Create World’s Largest Oceanic Reserve

Scientists agree that the most effective way to save marine life is to protect large areas of the ocean, and a new plan is in motion to create the world’s largest oceanic reserve. Big fishing and oil corporations are fighting to stop the reserve from being created, urging President Obama to block the plan. Sign the petition to urge President Obama to protect our marine life.

Open Essential Wildlife Migration Route

Open Essential Wildlife Migration Route

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently accepting public comment on whether or not to close down a sheep research station which lies directly in the middle of a prime migratory route. Migrating animals that find themselves on grazing land are often killed. Please tell the USDA to close the research station and open up this key migration route for wildlife.

Stop Killing Giant Amazon Fish

Stop Killing Giant Amazon Fish

The arapaima is one of the largest freshwater fish in the world, and they have become locally extinct in the Amazon River. Demand for a ban to be placed on the fishing and killing of these fish before they disappear completely from our planet.

Use Cigarette Butts to Power Electronic Devices

Use Cigarette Butts to Power Electronic Devices

A group of researchers discovered they could turn cigarette butts into a material used to store energy in super-capacitors. This means that cigarette butt waste around the world could soon be put to good use. Use discarded cigarette butts to power consumer electronics and electric vehicles.

Demand Harsh Consequences for Reckless Mining Companies

Demand Harsh Consequences for Reckless Mining Companies

Two recent mining accidents spilled millions of gallons of cyanide and sulfuric acid-laced wastewater into the environment. Demand stricter regulation of the industry, and harsh consequences for the companies responsible for these terrible tragedies.

Success: Community Prohibits Cruel Practice of Bowhunting

Success: Community Prohibits Cruel Practice of Bowhunting

Hunting deer using a bow and arrow is the second most inhumane hunting practice, leaving deer to suffer as they slowly bleed to death. Thankfully, a Florida community has prohibited this practice. Sign the petition to give them our support and thanks.

Protect Critically Endangered Dolphins from Big Oil

Protect Critically Endangered Dolphins from Big Oil

The world’s rarest dolphins face assaults on their survival and are in danger of extinction. Resource extraction is a major threat to these animals, which the government has been loathe to address. Demand a ban on mining, oil and gas exploration in endangered dolphin habitat.

Save Bengal Tiger Habitat

Save Bengal Tiger Habitat

A logging company bought up land that is crucial to the survival of the Bengal Tiger in India. Please sign the petition to stop this deforestation from beginning and further endangering these tigers.

Stop Plan to Deafen Whales and Dolphins

Stop Plan to Deafen Whales and Dolphins

Whales, dolphins, and other marine animals are threatened with deafness or worse. Energy companies have received permission to use jet engine-like blasts to search for oil in their habitat. Help save gentle marine mammals from the oil industry.

Protect Popular Mountain Range

Protect Popular Mountain Range

A popular mountain range is being damaged by recreational overuse, threatening to destroy the critical habitat of many endangered animals and plants. Tell President Obama to help preserve these mountains by declaring it a national monument.

Tell TV Star to Stop Supporting Deforestation

Tell TV Star to Stop Supporting Deforestation

Arnold Schwarzenegger has ties to companies involved in palm oil and logging operations which are destroying forests around the world. Urge him to end his association with these companies and stop financing deforestation.

Ban Consumption of Endangered Turtles

Ban Consumption of Endangered Turtles

Turtles are being killed and eaten for their believed medical benefits, leading to some species becoming extinct or critically endangered. Save the species by urging the country to stop its consumption of turtles.

Ban Fishing to Save Endangered Porpoise

Ban Fishing to Save Endangered Porpoise

The vanquita porpoise is on the brink of extinction thanks to over fishing. These animals need our help, and the only way to save these lovely creatures is to urge the Mexican president to ban fishing in the Gulf of California.

Say No to Genetically Engineered Trees

Say No to Genetically Engineered Trees

Lumber companies are attempting to commercialize genetically engineered trees, which would devastate the environment and disrupt the natural balance of native ecosystems. Tell the USDA to stop GE trees before it’s too late.

Stand with Indigenous Groups Battling Pollution of Pristine Forest

Stand with Indigenous Groups Battling Pollution of Pristine Forest

A dam breach at a copper mine deep in pristine forests has wreaked devastation on area watersheds. Officials continue to downplay the tragedy. Stand with indigenous tribes in demanding answers, and call for stricter regulations to prevent future environmental disasters.

Save Gentle and Vulnerable Marine Mammal from Extinction

Save Gentle and Vulnerable Marine Mammal from Extinction

A critically endangered marine mammal is threatened with extinction by plans to build a new U.S. military airstrip. Urge the military to reconsider this misguided project and save these gentle animals from disappearing.