Environment

Applaud Plan to Restore Environment of Easter Island

Applaud Plan to Restore Environment of Easter Island

Easter Island has suffered for decades from deforestation and erosion. Applaud a plan to plant over one million trees on the island and restore its struggling environment.

Stop Using Live Animals as Shooting Targets

Stop Using Live Animals as Shooting Targets

Live animals are still used as targets for shooting contests, and domesticated animals such as cats and dogs are still allowed to be bought for consumption. Show your support for a new bill that will stop these practices and protect these animals.

Stop Expansion of Nuclear Waste Site

Stop Expansion of Nuclear Waste Site

Nuclear waste sites can be incredibly dangerous, and can also be a great burden on the taxpayer’s wallet. One site has been approved for a massive expansion that must be stopped. Sign the petition to ensure that this nuclear waste site does not expand.

Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation

Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation

Illegal deforestation is the sixth-largest contributor to climate change in the world, devastating wildlife populations and severely depleting resources. Urge government officials to finally stop illegal tropical deforestation.

Denounce Corporate Takeover of International Climate Summit

Denounce Corporate Takeover of International Climate Summit

Energy companies looking to profit from the climate crisis they helped create have hijacked an important international summit on the issue. Call on world leaders to hold polluters accountable rather than making their profits the top priority.

Praise Ruling Against BP Oil Company

Praise Ruling Against BP Oil Company

British Petroleum, responsible for the worst oil spill in the United States, has been accused of gross negligence. Praise the judge who issued this strict ruling, as it places the blame of the spill squarely on the oil company.

Stop Mass Badger Killing

Stop Mass Badger Killing

Nearly 2,000 badgers are scheduled to be slaughtered this year. These killings are unnecessary and would disrupt the surrounding environment. Urge officials to develop sustainable, non-violent methods of controlling badger populations.

Stop Environmentally Destructive Company from Expanding

Stop Environmentally Destructive Company from Expanding

One company has caused much damage to the environment, and plans to continue this work on a grander scale. Tell this company to stop expanding into towns that are unprepared for environmental destruction.

End Retribution Wolf Killing

End Retribution Wolf Killing

Wolves are often killed by farmers for posing a threat to livestock, so activists have been encouraging governments to better protect wolves by instating strict rules for when a farmer is allowed to kill a wolf. One state has refused to enforce wolf protections, putting some populations at risk. Encourage the government to refocus on saving wolves.

Protect Historic Site from Coal Mining

Protect Historic Site from Coal Mining

A beautiful mountain that is also a historic landmark is in danger of being blown up to build a massive coal mine. Speak out to save this special and historically important place.

Ban Plastic Bags Nationwide

Ban Plastic Bags Nationwide

Plastic takes years to decompose and in that time, it is polluting our oceans and killing our wildlife. Demand that the United States place a ban on plastic bags so that our environment can be clean and safe for all living creatures.

Save Bats from Devastating Disease

Save Bats from Devastating Disease

Ecologically important bats are being devastated by a strange and deadly disease. Help give these imperiled animals much-needed protection before they go extinct.

Save the Wild Tigers of Vietnam

Save the Wild Tigers of Vietnam

The wild tigers of Vietnam are critically endangered due to deforestation, illegal trading, and poaching. There are now only 47 wild tigers living in Vietnam. Please sign this petition to urge the Vietnamese Prime Minister to protect the beautiful, wild tigers before they go extinct.

Praise Judgement Against Perpetrators of Massive Oil Spill

Praise Judgement Against Perpetrators of Massive Oil Spill

Oil company BP has been found guilty of gross negligence for a massive oil spill disaster that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico. Praise the verdict, which will result in billions of dollars in fines for pollution.

Support Protecting Turtles from Deadly Fishing Nets

Support Protecting Turtles from Deadly Fishing Nets

Dangerous fishing nets have been temporarily banned to protect endangered Pacific loggerhead sea turtles. The turtles migrate closer to the shores in warm weather, often getting trapped in nets. Thank NOAA for implementing the ban and protecting the welfare of loggerhead turtles.

Commend Model for Ocean Activism

Commend Model for Ocean Activism

An underwater model, complete with a mermaid tail and amazing underwater breathing capabilities, has become an outspoken activist for marine mammals and the oceans they call home. Commend her for speaking out about sustainability in a unique way.

Protect Endangered Bats

Protect Endangered Bats

Northern long-eared bats are in critical danger as the species steadily declines due to a fast spreading disease and habitat disturbance. Tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that northern long-eared bats deserve to be on the endangered species list before it’s too late.

Applaud Protection of Endangered Turtles

Applaud Protection of Endangered Turtles

Waters where endangered loggerhead sea turtles swim have been federally protected by The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Praise those responsible for enacting the largest federal protection of its kind.

Praise Governor for Banning Ivory Sales

Praise Governor for Banning Ivory Sales

New York State has some of the highest trafficking of rhino, elephant, and mammoth ivory. Recently, new restrictions and harsher penalties have been implemented to stop the sale of ivory products in New York. Thank Governor Cuomo for signing this new law in one of the largest ivory markets in the U.S.

Remember the Passenger Pigeon

Remember the Passenger Pigeon

The passenger pigeon has been extinct for one hundred years, and the ones at fault for their disappearance are humans. Remember these vibrant birds so other species can be protected from extinction.

End Bottled Water Company’s Predatory Practices

End Bottled Water Company’s Predatory Practices

The world’s largest food and beverage company is under attack for pillaging communities’ water supplies with no regard for the environmental cost. Areas plagued by drought are especially hard-hit. Demand that the company abandon its predatory practices.

Thank Agency that Ruled Against False Fracking Advertisement

Thank Agency that Ruled Against False Fracking Advertisement

A fracking advertisement was recently struck down for its numerous false statements regarding an energy shortage and reducing greenhouse gases. Thank the agency responsible for pulling the plug, as the public shouldn’t be misled about this dirty operation.

Stop Annual Dolphin and Whale Hunt

Stop Annual Dolphin and Whale Hunt

A barbaric annual tradition allows for a brutal dolphin and whale hunt that endangers both the environment and the health of those who consume the meat. Call for an end to this tradition immediately.

Praise Rules that Protect Bluefin Tuna

Praise Rules that Protect Bluefin Tuna

The United States has banned the capture of bluefin tuna in the Gulf of Mexico and in the western Atlantic. The country should be praised for this commitment to saving these apex predators of the sea, as they are essential to bringing balance to our ecosystem.

Stop Zoos from Selling Environmentally Destructive Ice Cream

Stop Zoos from Selling Environmentally Destructive Ice Cream

Two zoos have decided to sell two types of ice cream: one using environmentally destructive palm oil and one without it. Tell the zoos to support wildlife habitats by only selling sustainable ice cream.