Environment

Don’t Kill Geese Because of Waste and Traffic Concerns

Don’t Kill Geese Because of Waste and Traffic Concerns

A community group has suggested killing innocent geese to manage an increase in waste residue. Tell this group not to kill geese over waste management issues, and to choose a more humane solution to the problem.

Prevent Oil Drilling in the Everglades

Prevent Oil Drilling in the Everglades

Oil companies are looking to drill in the Florida Everglades, where ecosystems could be disrupted and land polluted. Help protect this vibrant area of flora and fauna from the dangers of drilling and toxic water.

Stop Dangerous Pipeline from Harming the Environment

Stop Dangerous Pipeline from Harming the Environment

An energy delivery company recently proposed a massive oil pipeline project. If approved, it would generate astronomical amounts of pollution and greatly contribute to the climate change causing wildfires, earthquakes, and tsunamis. Say no to this pipeline and help save our environment.

Ban Ivory Auctions

Ban Ivory Auctions

The recent sale of ivory at an auction house brought over half a million euros for 600kg of elephant tusks. With almost 50,000 elephant deaths per year to satisfy this wretched greed, these auctions must stop. Sign this petition to ban the sale of ivory in auction houses.

Stop Sale of Whale Meat and Elephant Ivory

Stop Sale of Whale Meat and Elephant Ivory

A major online retailer is profiting from the deaths of of protected elephants and whales. Persuade this company to discontinue its trade in elephant ivory and whale meat.

Save Rare White Deer

Save Rare White Deer

A recent proposal puts incredibly rare white deer at risk of being wiped out completely by hunters. Demand that the proposal be withdrawn so that the white deer can be saved from annihilation.

Address the Role of Resource Depletion and Poverty in Societal Collapse

Address the Role of Resource Depletion and Poverty in Societal Collapse

Wanton destruction of the environment and unequal distribution of resources have led to many a great civilizations’ demise. Praise researchers for demonstrating this crucial truth, and help address similar issues in modern societies.

Stop Shipping Monkeys Overseas for Cruel Experimentation

Stop Shipping Monkeys Overseas for Cruel Experimentation

Every year, thousands of primates are transported to laboratories where they are force-fed chemicals, infected with diseases, and mutilated. Put an end to this violent industry by urging airlines to ban the transportation of monkeys destined for animal testing.

Save Lady Bugs from Genetically Modified Crops

Save Lady Bugs from Genetically Modified Crops

Genetically modified crops are threatening the survival of lady bugs, which are one of the most effective pest controllers in the United States. Demand new, non-industry sponsored research studies to determine the effects of chemicals on these vital insects.

Commend City’s Use of Fire Fighting Goats

Commend City’s Use of Fire Fighting Goats

The city of San Francisco is using an innovative solution to reduce the risk wildfires: goats. Goats eat dry underbrush that can easily be set aflame, while leaving behind eco-friendly fertilizer. Commend the city for this novel and sustainable solution to addressing wildfire risk.

Commend City’s Fight Against Pollution

Commend City’s Fight Against Pollution

In order to reduce record levels of air pollution, the city of Paris has imposed a temporary ban on driving. This forward-thinking and progressive solution has been radically effective – applaud Paris for leading the way in public and environmental health.

Stop Construction of Destructive Dam

Stop Construction of Destructive Dam

A proposed damwould jeopardize countless species in its wake, as well as allow for dirty energy to flourish. Sign this petition to protest the development of the dam.

Diminish International Whale Trading

Diminish International Whale Trading

Continued whaling operations in Iceland are hampering the protection of endangered whales. Urge President Obama to take action against Iceland’s illegal whale trade.

Save Orangutans and Tigers from Deforestation

Save Orangutans and Tigers from Deforestation

Palm oil production is threatening rainforests and the animals who live there. The endangered orangutan and the Sumatran tiger are among those being driven toward extinction in the name of profit. Demand one of the largest producers of palm oil adopt a no-deforestation policy.

Bring Killers of Whooping Cranes to Justice

Bring Killers of Whooping Cranes to Justice

Two endangered and incredibly rare whooping cranes were recently shot to death. Urge law enforcement personnel to do everything within their power to bring the killer or killers to justice.

Protect Namibian Seals from Mass Clubbing

Protect Namibian Seals from Mass Clubbing

Every year, tens of thousands of Cape fur seal pups are brutally killed for their pelts in Namibia. The government has failed to justify this slaughter, during which nursing seals are violently beaten to death. Urge the Namibian government to end this horror now.

Commend Car Ban in Paris

Commend Car Ban in Paris

Half of the automobiles in Paris will be banned from the road in an effort to combat air pollution. Recent measurements showed pollution levels as bad as those in Beijing. Commend the French government for helping to combat pollution.

Thank Philanthropist for Anti-Poaching Donation

Thank Philanthropist for Anti-Poaching Donation

Philanthropist Howard Buffett has recently donated $26 million to combat rhinoceros poaching in South Africa. Thank him for his efforts to save this critically endangered animal and end the deplorable practice of poaching.

Protect Rare Mammal from Black Market Trade

Protect Rare Mammal from Black Market Trade

Every year, thousands of pangolins, a rare anteater-like mammal, are illegally poached for traditional Chinese medicine, hunted as delicacies, and sold as bush meat on increasingly unsustainable levels; the species is endangered and cannot keep up with increased poaching. Demand greater policing of illegal poaching, and encourage vital awareness campaigns to save this animal.

Hold Energy Company Responsible for Toxic Dumping

Hold Energy Company Responsible for Toxic Dumping

An energy company with a track record of polluting fragile rivers is at it again. This time the dumping of coal ash and toxic metals into the watershed appears deliberate. Call on the company to end this despicable practice once and for all.

Commend President Obama for Protecting Coastline

Commend President Obama for Protecting Coastline

President Obama recently enlarged an area of protected coastline in California. His addition will protect both the wildlife and the environment. Commend the president for preserving another piece of our valuable coastline wilderness.

Outlaw Captive Lion Hunting in South Africa

Outlaw Captive Lion Hunting

Captive lion cubs in South Africa are being torn from their mothers to be raised as tourist attractions before being mercilessly hunted in controlled enclosures. People pay for the pleasure of hunting these beautiful endangered animals to either collect or sell the remains as trophies. Petition the South African president to make this sickening industry illegal.

Take Action to Protect Wildlife from Feral Cats

Take Action to Protect Wildlife from Feral Cats

Beloved pets though they are, domestic cats are responsible for mass slaughter of wildlife and are one of the top killers of birds and small mammals. Urge the United States Fish and Wildlife Services to begin an awareness campaign, and take legislative action to combat feral cat populations.

Condemn Gun Lobby for Choosing Guns over Elephants

Condemn Gun Lobby for Choosing Guns over Elephants

The National Rifle Association has asked its members to contact their representatives in Washington and urge them to block a new ivory embargo that is intended to help decrease poaching activity. Tell the NRA that you deplore their decision to value guns over the welfare of elephants.

Save Emperor Penguins From Extinction

Save Emperor Penguins From Extinction

Majestic emperor penguins are facing extinction. Environmental crises including melting sea ice, ocean acidification and industrial fisheries are pushing the penguins to the brink. In fact, the population of the emperor penguin colony featured in the film March of the Penguins has already declined by half. We must act now to save the emperor penguins before it is too late.