Native American tribes throughout the U.S. are working to bring rare native species back to their natural habitat. Applaud these wildlife stewards for showing how tradition and science can thrive together.
A program is empowering small-time poachers by giving them the education to leave poaching behind for honest work. Applaud this organization for lifting up people and protecting wildlife.
When plastic equipment used in aquaculture accidentally escapes into ocean waters, it endangers marine animals, which can mistake it for food and become ill or die. Push to stop the flow of plastics into our oceans once and for all.
Dwindling bird species will be further endangered if loggers are allowed to remove the blackened yet inhabitable trees from a fire-ravaged forest. Urge state and forest officials to only remove trees that present serious safety risks and allow the struggling birds to recover.
Billions of gallons of toxic mining waste could threaten grizzly bears, salmon, and other Alaskan wildlife if a proposed mine gets built. Help stop this disastrous project.
A ghoulish ‘predator derby’ contest would award cash prizes for killing wolves and other wildlife. Help stop this slaughter from happening and protect predators from senseless death.
A historical mountain is under threat by coal mining companies seeking to destroy the environment and wipe away American history for their own profit. Urge government officials to protect this crucial landscape.
Universities are making the switch to digital resources, reducing paper consumption and providing students with more opportunities to easily access the educational materials they need. Praise one college’s efforts to establish an eco-friendly library.
White lions are in danger of extinction due to habitat loss and trophy hunting. Despite being critical to maintaining the health of their ecosystem, white lions are offered no protection from the government. Urge the South African government to stop the slaughter of white lions.
Eleven and a half million dollars worth of funding is to be distributed to various environmental organizations and animal protection agencies in Canada. Applaud the government’s efforts to preserve native wildlife and the ecosystems that support them.
Mountain streams that people and wildlife depend on are being poisoned by mining practices which involve blasting the tops off of mountains. Help stop mountaintop removal coal mining, and protect clean drinking water.
Soon, the International Whaling Commission will vote again on a proposal to create a permanent whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic. Japan’s pressure for votes in favor of commercial whaling caused the proposal to fail in 2012. But only one more vote is needed to sway the results: urge Tanzania to change its stance at this year’s meeting and vote in support of the whale sanctuary, protecting whales in the South Atlantic forever.
The Ogallala Aquifer is a significant source of water for the United States, but its supply is draining rapidly. Support the efforts of the Western Kansas Groundwater Management District to develop and implement a conservation measure that would help slow the depletion of the aquifer, protecting vital groundwater resources for the future.
A dangerous poison known as ‘Agent Orange’ may soon be used as a herbicide, contaminating our land, water, and food. Urge officials to reject this corporate bid for domestic chemical warfare.
A businessman wants to reopen a gold mine in California at the risk of harming the environment and potentially draining the water in the ground. Stop the damage to our environment and wildlife by telling this businessman to make his money elsewhere.
It is estimated that annually up to one billion birds in North America are killed or injured from crashing into windows. Please show your appreciation of a program that aims to protect birds from these deadly collisions.
Gas companies are polluting communities’ drinking water with secret chemical concoctions. Demand transparency and help stop this toxic contamination.
Only 500 awe-inspiring members of a rare whale species remain alive. Prevent oil exploration from driving these animals into extinction,
Birds and other wildlife are being contaminated by mercury thanks to coal burning factories. In order to protect our animals from this danger, we need to ban all coal factories and switch to renewable resources.
A court of appeals recently sided with local residents and animal rights advocates in a fight against a hog farm. Thank them for making this humane decision.
Rare and elusive wolverines are threatened by trapping and climate change. Help save these animals before the last 300 wolverines in the Lower 48 disappear forever.
Although deforestation in the Tanjung Puting National Park is illegal, corporations continue to decimate the land for corporate gains. This deforestation is devastating not only for the health of the environment but also for the survival of multiple species of plants and animals. Sign this petition to demand the enforcement of the law banning deforestation in this national park.
A loophole in a protective bill leaves a section of marine reserve vulnerable to dangerous offshore drilling. Luckily, a proposed bill could close this back door to coastal contamination. Urge state representatives to immediately close the loophole once and for all.
Radioactive fracking byproduct refused by other landfills is being imported into Michigan for burial, destroying the environment and threatening drinking water supplies. Tell the governor to protect the health of citizens and the environment by banning radioactive dumping.
A secretive aerial wolf gunning campaign is meant to appease livestock ranchers. It has begun without official approval, and is a completely unnecessary and inhumane way to deal with concerns about wolves. Help stop this campaign immediately.