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text Gray Wolf Spotted in Grand Canyon National Park for First Time in Over 70 Years - by Center for Biological Diversity
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz.— For the first time since the 1940s, a gray wolf is roaming the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. The wolf, which is wearing an inactive radio collar, is likely a gray wolf that dispersed from the northern Rocky Mountains. The intrepid wolf is currently fully protected under the Endangered Species Act, which prohibits killing, wounding or harassing the animal and provides other protections. However, those protections could be stripped under the Obama administr...
Posted: Thu Oct 30, 2014 1:59PM
image Norway Plans Whale Meat Shipment to Iceland 120_norwegian_whale_meat.jpg original image ( 390x600) - by Animal Welfare Institute
Washington, DC—Documents obtained by the Washington, DC-based Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) reveal that a Norwegian whaling company, Lofothval, has sought permission to ship up to 22,000 pounds (10 metric tons) of whale meat to Iceland. The export request comes barely a month after the United States government raised concerns about Norway’s escalating whaling and trade in whale products during the 65th meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC).
Posted: Mon Oct 27, 2014 4:47PM
image Animals Flunk These Candidates 120_calf_fence_2.jpg original image ( 1000x749) - by Animal Vote
From John Cornyn of Texas who murdered pheasants released from nets directly in front of him, through Inhofe of Oklahoma who introduced AETA, to Bob Beauprez of Colorado whose living comes from killing buffalo, please work to defeat these animal abusers
Posted: Sat Oct 25, 2014 10:10AM
text ALDF Petitions California to Regulate Greenhouse Emissions from Animal Agriculture - by Animal Legal Defense Fund
SAN FRANCISCO — On October 16, the national nonprofit Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) filed a formal rulemaking petition with the California Air Resources Board to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from animal agriculture, as it does for the energy and transportation sectors. The petition calls on the agency to require factory farms to report greenhouse gas emissions to the Air Resources Board, which will “cap” these emissions. California’s groundbreaking cap-and-trade program stems ...
Posted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 4:19PM
image Constituents Demand Protection for Louisiana Sea Turtles 120_kemps-ridley-3-sheryl-holden.jpg original image ( 960x720) - by Joanna Nasar
Turtle Island Restoration Network Calls Gov. Jindal’s Environmental Record Called into Question. Over 7,000 Petitions Delivered to Gov. Jindal Today.
Posted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 9:32AM
text FBI visits in Berkeley - by CLDC
FBI makes multiple visits in Berkeley.
Posted: Sun Oct 19, 2014 4:28PM
calendar Saturn Cafe Benefit Day for The Humane League 120_saturn_flyer.jpg original image ( 474x611) - by Stephanie Frankle
Saturn Cafe 2175 Allston Way Berkeley, CA 94704
Event Date:Wed Nov 12, 2014 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2014 7:57PM
text High Numbers of Sea Turtles, Whales and Seabirds Die in Hawaii Tuna Longline Fishery - by Todd Steiner
An estimated eight sea turtles, including four critically endangered Leatherback sea turtles were killed, and eight false killer whales were injured in the last three months by the Hawaii tuna longline fishery, according to the National Marines Fisheries Service newest report.
Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2014 10:49AM
image Conservation Groups Sue Federal Agency to Protect Wolverines 120_wolverine_us_department_of_transportation_jeffrey_c_lewis_fpwc.jpg original image ( 600x396) - by Center for Biological Diversity
MISSOULA, Mont.— Eight conservation groups joined forces today in a legal challenge of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s decision to abandon proposed protections for the wolverine, a rare and elusive mountain-dwelling species with fewer than 300 individuals remaining in the lower 48.
Posted: Mon Oct 13, 2014 4:41PM
calendar Primate Liberation Week - Protest Air France at SFO - by Susan
San Francisco International Airport International Terminal, Departures
Event Date:Sat Oct 18, 2014 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Oct 9, 2014 10:48AM
calendar Primate Liberation Week - Protest Against DHL - by Susan
401 23rd St San Francisco, CA 94107
Event Date:Fri Oct 17, 2014 4:30PM
Posted: Thu Oct 9, 2014 10:44AM
calendar World Veg Festival - by Janet Tom
San Francisco County Fair Building, 9th Ave. & Lincoln Way, Golden Gate Park
Event Date:Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Oct 8, 2014 4:36PM
text The Warmongering Avicidal Texas Senator John Cornyn Is Running Against Dr David Alameel - by Texas Winds
an 11 year old hunting episode is still a campaign issue
Posted: Tue Oct 7, 2014 8:59AM
image South Beach Pizza Company Owner Allegedly Orders Employees to Destroy Baby Opossum With Bleach 120_south-beach-pizz-santa-cruz.jpg original image ( 432x252) - by Santa Cruz News
Via Petition Hub: Dany Pena, 35, now former head chef at South Beach Pizza Company in Santa Cruz claims that he came into work Saturday to find two employees of the company standing next to a garbage can with a baby opossum inside.
Posted: Mon Oct 6, 2014 10:43AM
calendar ‘Sharkoween’ Film Screening & Social - by Rachel Caplan
Ninth Street Independent Film Center, 145 9th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Event Date:Thu Oct 30, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Oct 3, 2014 4:35PM
text 920 Chickens Killed in Shocking Central Valley Chicken Massacre - by Animal Legal Defense Fund
Caruthers, Calif. — The national nonprofit Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) is offering a $5,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the perpetrator(s) who used a golf club to massacre 920 chickens at a Foster Farms facility. The massacre occurred the morning of September 20 approximately 20 miles south of Fresno. Media reports indicate that the killers broke into the property through a hole in the fence at 3691 West Swanson Ave. and used a golf club, and possibly another in...
Posted: Wed Oct 1, 2014 4:12PM
text ALF Liberates 30 Foxes from Iowa Fur Farm - by Animal Liberation Press Office
The Animal Liberation Front is taking responsibility for the release of 30 foxes from a fur farm in Anamosa, Iowa in the late-evening of Thursday, September 25th 2014. 10 years after the 2004 raid of the University of Iowa, the ALF has returned to east-central Iowa. The farm targeted was: Robert Roman, 23778 Fairview Road, Anamosa, IA 52205
Posted: Wed Oct 1, 2014 12:04AM
document U.S. Dietary Guidelines Must Include Reduced Meat, Dairy to Meet Sustainability Goals 2015_dietary_guidelines_request_5-2_.pdf_140_.jpg original image ( x) - by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON— Newly proposed U.S. dietary guidelines should include meat and dairy reductions to create a sustainable food system in the United States that helps curb climate change, reduce environmental destruction and protect wildlife, according to comments (see PDF) submitted today by the Center for Biological Diversity. The U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, currently in the process of reviewing scientific evidence and public comments for the 2015 Dietary Guidelines, is taking su...
Posted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 1:39PM
image Trade Sanctions Sought to Halt Extinction of Mexican Porpoise, Fish 120_vaquita_paula_olson_noaa.fpwc_.jpg original image ( 1811x890) - by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity on September 29 formally requested that the Obama administration impose trade sanctions against Mexico to stop the country’s illegal totoaba fishery, which is driving both the endangered totoaba and the vaquita — a porpoise that’s one of the planet’s most imperiled animals — to extinction.
Posted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 8:34AM
calendar Repression & Surveillance of Animal Rights Activists in Germany 120_flyer45thbenefit.jpg original image ( 900x665) - by
Outaline 45th & Adeline
Event Date:Sat Oct 11, 2014 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 29, 2014 10:35AM

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