Plans to restore the Chesapeake Bay and hold each state accountable for its participation in the cleanup have been set forth by the EPA. However, many state officials oppose the measure, fearing the agency’s strict anti-pollution standards may eventually reach their states. Show your support for the preservation of Chesapeake Bay.
Everyone in America deserves the right to marry the person they love, regardless of gender or sexual orientation. Show your support for full marriage equality now.
Since gray wolves lost their federal protection in 2011, legislators have ordered for the brutal slaughter of almost 1,000 wolves. Demand the end of the inhumane and unjust campaign against these poor creatures before another innocent life is lost.
A beautiful national forest is in danger of land degradation and water contamination from a proposed open-pit surface mine. Take action now to protect this pristine area and its wildlife from destructive mining.
Ranchers want to drive a threatened elk species out if its natural habitat so they can feed their cattle. Urge the National Park Service to protect the tule elk and the park’s natural ecosystem from the destructive effects of human greed.
An expansive animal testing facility has been privately approved by the governing board of a major university, preventing animal rights activists and other concerned citizens from voicing their opinions against the construction. Demand that plans for the abusive facility be permanently halted.
Low water levels in a freshwater reservoir, caused by an energy company’s dam, are negatively impacting wildlife, water quality, and recreational activities in the area. Take action now to protect and maintain this treasured water source.
Offshore fracking in coastal waters continues to endanger surrounding marine life and the environment with toxic chemicals, waste, and geological stress. Set stricter limitations on fracking procedures to protect our precious waters and wildlife.
Nearly thirty million people are victims of modern-day slavery in countries around the world. Get world leaders on board the effort to focus much-needed resources on ending slavery forever.
A 19-month-old child was badly injured during a search warrant raid, however, the officers responsible have evaded criminal charges for their negligent actions. Demand that the officers be punished for severely injuring an innocent child.
A nuclear waste tank is leaking and authorities are letting the plant wait a year to fix it. Demand that the leak be fixed immediately before it can do more damage to the environment.
A leader for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is seeking to make it mandatory for dogs to be microchipped, giving them a public identity and more protection. Support the SPCA now and keep the dogs of South Carolina safe.
Captive elephant Nosey has been forced to perform in a family circus for years, despite her owner’s extensive list of animal care violations. Urge the USDA to rescue Nosey, relocate her to a happier home, and seek justice for her mistreatment.
A bear cub was brutally murdered and dumped in Central Park. Urge the police department to do everything in its power to find and punish the individual responsible for this innocent animal’s death.
A teenager has been caught allegedly torturing and killing cats, including burning them to death. Demand this serial cat killer be punished to the fullest extent of the law.
The northern Mexican and narrow-headed garter snakes’ natural habitat and numbers are rapidly declining. Thank the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for granting these snakes threatened species status, offering them much-needed legal protections that will ensure their survival.
Injection sites where toxic fracking waste is thought to have affected drinking water have been shut down by officials. This emergency measure is drawing increased public attention to an unsafe, environmentally damaging practice. Thank officials for halting work at these toxic sites.
If action isn’t taken immediately, the African Penguin could be extinct within 15 years due to habitat pollution and a reduction in food supply. Tell the EPA to further protect the African Penguin population before it’s too late.
A targeted slaughter plan to decrease the already-declining population of gray wolves has been temporarily halted by wildlife conservationists. Thank conservationists for suspending this killing program and fighting for the preservation of all species.
The oldest circus in the world has closed its curtains for good, but the fate of the retiring performance animals has yet to be determined. Urge that the animals be placed back in their natural habitats or restful sanctuaries to live out their lives in peace.
Pygmy rabbits, which typically live in sagebrush areas, are rapidly vanishing due to factors such as climate change and development. Demand that the EPA protect these creatures’ fragile habitat.
The Wildlife Service uses taxpayer dollars to inhumanly kill hundreds of native animals every year using painful, unnecessary, and cruel methods. It is unacceptable to horrifically end the lives of so many animals because they’re considered a nuisance to some. Urge a California county to end their use of this outdated, barbaric service.
Wildlife exhibitors are frequent guests on the popular ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.’ The wild animals used in these exhibitions are often treated cruelly and kept in unsanitary conditions. Urge the show’s producers to take a stand against animal cruelty by banning wildlife exhibitors from the show.
The wolverine is in serious danger of population decline due to climate change, but proposed protections for the species may be withdrawn. Help save the wolverine by urging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to classify the species as endangered.
Endangered loggerhead turtles are being killed by drift gillnets, which trap turtles and other marine animals, causing them to drown. Urge officials to ban these nets in areas where loggerheads migrate, and help ensure protection for this at-risk species.