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image Agriculture Department Killed 1.3 Million Native Animals in 2017 480_coyote_in_cat_tails_seedskade_nwr_tom_koerner_usfws_fpwc_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
Ignoring Calls for Reform, Wildlife Services Slaughtered Coyotes, Bears, Wolves...
Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:47AM
image The Republican 'Prolife' Party Is the Party of War, Execution, and Bear Cub Murder 480_687dabc8dc166538db70a790e074e1f7_1.jpg by ARC
51 Republican senators and 220 Republican House members voted to authorize the murder of Alaskan bear cubs in their dens, as well as luring of them to bait stations at which they can be blown away. In addition, the bill Trump signed authorizes the importation of ivory from elephant massacres into the US...
Posted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:56AM
calendar Oakland VegFest 480_vegfest_banner_1.jpg by Oakland Veg Week
Lake Merritt Amphitheater Oakland, California 94612...
Event Date: Sat May 19, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:19PM
text May Meat Challenge by Occupy Sonoma County
This article is part of our May Meat Challenge campaign aimed at reducing greenhouse gas by encouraging people to evaluate their consumption of animal products. This article is well researched with support from local farmer groups including meat farmers....
Posted: Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:23AM
text Precedent Setting Decision: Endangered Species Act Protects Captive Animals by Animal Legal Defense Fund
ST. LOUIS, April 11, 2018 – Today the Animal Legal Defense Fund, the nation’s preeminent legal advocacy organization for animals, scored a major victory for endangered animals living in captivity. A three-judge panel of the Eighth Circuit issued a unanimous decision upholding a district court’s 2016 ruling that Cricket Hollow Animal Park (formerly Cricket Hollow Zoo), a roadside zoo in Manchester, Iowa, violated the Endangered Species Act (ESA) by providing substandard care for the four tiger...
Posted: Thu Apr 12, 2018 1:08PM
image Coastal Trapping Ban Sought to Protect Oregon's Vanishing Humboldt Martens 480_humboldt-marten-3-charlotte-eriksson-oregon-state-university-fpwc_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
New Study Finds Traps Could Wipe Out Imperiled Otter Relative...
Posted: Wed Apr 4, 2018 10:33PM
image Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Failure to Protect Pacific Humpback Whales Threatened by Fishing Gear, Ship Strikes, Oil Spills 480_humpback_whale_and_calf_-_012016_-_noaa_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO, March 15, 2018 — The Center for Biological Diversity, Turtle Island Restoration Network and Wishtoyo Foundation today sued the Trump administration for failing to protect humpback whale habitat in the Pacific Ocean, where the animals face threats from fisheries, ship strikes and oil spills....
Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:31AM
image Endangered Species Protection Sought for California, Oregon Salamander Threatened by Logging 480_siskiyoumountainssalmander_williamflaxington_fpnot_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
ASHLAND, Ore., March 12, 2018 — Conservation groups filed a federal petition for Endangered Species Act protection today for the Siskiyou Mountains salamander, a rare terrestrial salamander that lives in old-growth forests in the Klamath-Siskiyou region of southern Oregon and Northern California....
Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:11PM
image Wyoming Proposes Cruel Grizzly Bear Hunt 480_grizzlybearrobinsilver_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
Hunt Allowed by Trump Administration's Premature Removal of Endangered Species Protection...
Posted: Fri Mar 9, 2018 4:48PM
image Court Calls Third Strike on Industry Challenges to Decision to End Failed Otter Translocation and “No Otter Zone” Program 480_sea_otter_monterey_bay_kim_steinhardt_1.jpg by Earthjustice
Court of Appeals upholds U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service decision to end failed ‘No Otter Zone’ program meant to exclude sea otters from their historic range along the southern California coast...
Posted: Fri Mar 9, 2018 11:22AM
image Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Failure to Protect Walrus pacificwalrus_captainbuddchristman_noaa.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
Officials Reversed Scientific Finding That Ice Melt Requires Endangered Species Listing...
Posted: Fri Mar 9, 2018 10:40AM
text Senate Committee to Consider Bill Exempting Factory Farms From Hazardous Waste Reporting by Center for Biological Diversity
Legislation Would Leave Public in Dark During Dangerous Air-pollution Events...
Posted: Wed Mar 7, 2018 4:26PM
text 50 Of Many Ways Donald Trump Harms Animals by ARC Update
Virtually every species has been negatively affected by Trump, Zinke, Pruitt, And Others In His Regime...
Posted: Mon Mar 5, 2018 4:40PM
image Analysis: 60 Million Acres of Monarch Habitat to Be Doused With Toxic Weed Killer 480_dicamba-monarch-report-map-center-for-biological-diversity_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
Despite Steep Monarch Declines, Massive Amounts of Drift-prone Dicamba Will Be Used in Heart of Migratory Path...
Posted: Fri Mar 2, 2018 11:48AM
image Another Mountain Lion Killed on 17 480_lion-ear-notch-laurel_curve_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Land Trust of Santa Cruz County
We heard this week that another mountain lion was hit and killed on Highway 17, near Vine Hill Road, two miles from where the wildlife crossing will be built. A three year-old male....
Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:33PM
image California Wildlife Officials Urged to Prevent Whale Entanglements in Crab Gear 480_entangled-whale-scott-benson-noaa_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
11,000 Letters Will Be Presented at Fish and Game Commission Meeting Wednesday...
Posted: Tue Feb 6, 2018 6:07PM
text Flawed Fee Analysis Diverts Fur-trapping Costs to California Taxpayers by Center for Biological Diversity
Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars in Expenses Left Out of State Study...
Posted: Mon Feb 5, 2018 10:33AM
image Nestle Murder Of Billions Of Animals, Child Slavery, Worker Abuse, Theft Of Water 480_nestle2_1.jpg by Free Water
15 Colombian union workers assassinated in Colombia, Thailand child slavery, mammal murder for meat for 142 years, vivisection, theft of the world's water, monopolistic tactics, pricegouging...
Posted: Sun Jan 28, 2018 12:09PM
image Wild Turkeys Run Down By Pickup Truck in Ben Lomond 480_wild_turkeys_1.jpg by via Animal Legal Defense Fund
BEN LOMOND, Calif., January 24, 2018 — A group of wild turkeys was killed when a person or persons plowed a motor vehicle into their flock, according to the Animal Legal Defense Fund, the nation’s preeminent legal advocacy organization for animals – headquartered in Cotati, California....
Posted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 1:39PM
image Court Ruling Moves Orcas Closer to Protection from Oil Tankers 480_orca-j-k_miles-ritter_by-nc-sa_1.jpg by Earthjustice
Judge finds Coast Guard’s effort to dismiss the case “misunderstands the nature of the violation and the underlying intent of the ESA”...
Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:08PM