Environment

Applaud Creation of Ape Sanctuary

Applaud Creation of Ape Sanctuary

A sanctuary has been created for the critically endangered Cross River gorilla, Thank the prime minister for making this refuge official and caring for the welfare of these animals.

Remember Deceased Rare White Rhino

Remember Deceased Rare White Rhino

Remember Suni, one of the last northern white rhinos, who passed away recently. Pledge to fight for the protection and care for the remaining six of his kind.

Don’t Allow the Public to Unknowingly Fund the Slaughter of Wolves

Don’t Allow the Public to Unknowingly Fund the Slaughter of Wolves

A ‘wolf stamp’ has been proposed to raise funds for wolf-related programs in Montana, but the proposal’s current wording would allow the public to unknowingly fund the slaughter of wolves rather than their protection. Urge officials to revise the proposal to ensure the project is used solely for the benefit of wolves.

Don’t Build Electrical Transmission Line through Migrating Bird Habitat

Don’t Build Electrical Transmission Line through Migrating Bird Habitat

A electrical transmission line may soon be built through an environmentally sensitive area, threatening the survival of its migrating bird population. Take action now to protect this fragile ecosystem from degradation.

Demand Stricter Regulations for Frac Sand Mines

Demand Stricter Regulations for Frac Sand Mines

Frac sand mining depletes groundwater resources, increases sediment in local waterways, and pollutes the air with harmful particulates. Take action now to demand stricter environmental regulations on frac sand mining sites.

Protect Beautiful Lagoon from Development

Protect Beautiful Lagoon from Development

A lagoon is home to a variety of native plant and animal species. However, a proposed boat launch development project threatens the lagoon and its surrounding wetland. Take action now to save this unique estuary from development.

Save Lake from Toxic Mine Sludge

Save Lake from Toxic Mine Sludge

Toxic orange and brown sludge is leaking from old mines and seeping toward a popular swimming spot and drinking water sources. Demand that the corporation that owns the mines clean up the pollutants immediately.

Thank Leonardo DiCaprio for Addressing Climate Change

Thank Leonardo DiCaprio for Addressing Climate Change

Leonardo DiCaprio stood up in the United Nations Climate Summit and asked world leaders to address the very real problem of global warming, imploring them to take steps to stop its progress before it is too late. Thank him for speaking up.

Protect Imperiled Harbor Porpoises

Protect Imperiled Harbor Porpoises

Harbor porpoises lack the proper protection from fishing, noise pollution, and climate change. Urge the immediate establishment of protected waters to ensure these animals are here to stay into the future.

Save Bears and Mountain Lions from Development

Save Bears and Mountain Lions from Development

A pristine mountain range home to bears, mountain lions, and countless other animals is threatened by rapid urban expansion. Help save this wild place from development and preserve precious wildlife habitat for years to come.

Label Meat Accurately to Incentivize Sustainable Farming

Label Meat Accurately to Incentivize Sustainable Farming

Current meat labels do not give consumers much information about the farming methods utilized and may be misleading. Urge a sustainable beef group to incorporate more information into meat labeling, so that meat producers are influenced to adopt more sustainable farming methods.

Keep Water Clean and Healthy

Keep Water Clean and Healthy

Clean water is too precious to sacrifice. Stand up to big polluters, and refuse to let companies get away with dumping tons of toxic chemicals and waste into our wetlands and streams.

Save African Elephants

Save African Elephants

Thousands of African elephants are killed by poachers every year to feed the illegal ivory trade. Enforcing the ban on selling ivory will help save these endangered animals. Support efforts to enforce the ban before elephants go extinct.

Save Elk from Cattle Ranchers

Save Elk from Cattle Ranchers

Imperiled elk are in danger of being driven out of their habitat by cattle ranchers who want to see them gone. Don’t let cattle industry interests trump the health of wildlife populations.

Success: President Creates National Monument

Success: President Creates National Monument

The president recently declared California’s beautiful San Gabriel Mountains a national monument, thereby protecting them from activities such as mining and drilling. Thank the president for preserving our land for future generations to come.

Stop a Disastrous East Coast Oil Spill

Stop a Disastrous East Coast Oil Spill

Offshore oil drilling devastates local ecosystems, economies, and aquatic habitats. Despite the well-known environmental risks of offshore drilling, oil companies are now eyeing the untouched waters off the East Coast. Stand firm against greedy oil barons to protect our world’s future.

Refuse to Give Exemption to Polluters

Refuse to Give Exemption to Polluters

A utility company is seeking permission to emit an amount of pollution eight times the legal limit. Refuse to budge on measures that are in place to protect our environment, and ensure that this company complies with emissions standards.

Stop the Biggest Threat to U.S. Birds

Stop the Biggest Threat to U.S. Birds

Hundreds of beautiful bird species are at risk because of threats posed by global warming. Take action to protect birds from big polluters and help stop climate change.

Don’t Allow Companies to Pollute Our Waters

Don’t Allow Companies to Pollute Our Waters

Streams and wetlands are being polluted by companies taking advantage of a loophole in the law. Protect our wildlife, natural ecosystems, and drinking water from toxic pollution by granting the EPA regulatory authority over our smaller bodies of water.

Bridal Veil Falls in Canada

Prevent Tar Sands Pipeline from Destroying Parks

Four provincial parks are in danger of degradation by the construction of a tar sands pipeline. Prevent an oil company from threatening these beautiful natural lands and further polluting our environment.

Hockomock Swamp

Prevent Rail Line from Destroying Wetland Habitat

A rail line is proposed to bisect some of the richest wetlands on the east coast that are home to thirteen rare and endangered species. Action must be taken now to protect this precious swamp from the devastating effects of a commuter rail line.

Waubesa Wetlands

Don’t Build Houses on Precious Wetlands

Residential and commercial development threatens an ecologically sensitive wetland. The area houses various types of plants and wildlife and functions as a crucial flood mitigation system. Action must be taken now to protect this precious land from destruction.

Don’t Make Citizens Pay for Coal Plant Bailout

Don’t Make Citizens Pay for Coal Plant Bailout

Citizens are opposing the recent decision to bail out a coal plant at the expense of taxpayers. Thank them for refusing to tolerate this blatant disregard for people’s health and environment.

Demand Justice for Brutally Murdered Wolves

Demand Justice for Brutally Murdered Wolves

Two wolves were brutally killed by a man who purposefully ran down and struck them with his car. Demand the killer be prosecuted for this horrific act of animal cruelty.

Punish Fracking Companies for Contaminating Drinking Water

Punish Fracking Companies for Contaminating Drinking Water

Fracking companies are illegally dumping wastewater into California’s drinking water, polluting it with carcinogens. Demand that these companies be punished, as thousands of people could have been poisoned through their careless actions.