Tens of Thousands of Mink Liberated from Minnesota Fur Farm

Tens of Thousands of Mink Liberated from Minnesota Fur Farm

from Bite Back Between 30,000 and 40,000 mink were freed from their cages at Lang Farms (23588 County Road 34) in Eden Valley, Minnesota during the night of July 16-17. Fencing surrounding the fur farm was dismantled and every single cage opened! The farm is located next to wetlands and restored prairie (Dustoff WMA, Rice Lake WPA). Mink are common in Minnesota and can...
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Tenth Blockade of Logging Equipment in Poland’s Ancient Białowieża Forest

Tenth Blockade of Logging Equipment in Poland’s Ancient Białowieża Forest

from Hambach Forest Defenders more at save-bialowieza.net Early in the morning of July 18 over 20 activists from Poland and Czech Republic converged on a logging harvester and proceeded to lock-on all around the machine with pipe lockons and banners. The Forestry Department guards removed all support and media from the site attempting to take away their phones to prevent their actions from being...
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Stunning Snow Leopard Photos from Kyrgyzstan

20. Juli 2017
Stunning Snow Leopard Photos from Kyrgyzstan

Sarychat Ertash State Nature Reserve, high up in the Tian Shan mountains, is one of Kyrgyzstan’s prime snow leopard habitats. Thanks to years of systematic monitoring with camera traps, we know that the areas is home to an estimated 18 of these endangered cats right now. Our team has just returned from Sarychat Ertash with a series of stunning new photos. With your support...
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Mann hält illegal 30 Giftschlangen!

20. Juli 2017
Mann hält illegal 30 Giftschlangen!

Keine Haltungserlaubnis für Giftschlangen Einem Medienbericht zufolge hat ein Mann aus Thüringen 46 exotische „Haustiere“ gehalten — ohne das Wissen der Behörde! Unter den Tieren waren 30 Giftschlangen, zwei Warane, drei Geckos und elf weitere Schlangen. Der Tierhalter hatte  keine Erlaubnis, die Tiere zu halten! Und dennoch beherberte er unter anderem hochgiftige in Australien beheimatete Geschrieben von Dörte im VeganBlog.de
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Brazilian Indigenous Group Occupies Amazon Dam, Halts Construction To Demand Rights

Brazilian Indigenous Group Occupies Amazon Dam, Halts Construction To Demand Rights

by International Rivers and Amazon Watch / InterContinental Cry At dawn on Sunday, July 16th, 200 representatives of the indigenous Munduruku nation occupied the main work camp of the São Manoel hydroelectric dam on the Teles Pires River in the Brazilian Amazon, paralyzing the project. Led by Munduruku women warriors, the occupiers presented a series of demands to dam developers and Brazilian government authorities,...
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Banks Withdraw from DESA Dam (Honduras’ Agua Zarca Project)

from COPINH AQUI EN ESPAÑOL The banks’ exit responds to the denouncements and indefatigable struggle the communities organized in COPINH have carried out against the financing by banks of...
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OceanCare erreicht über 200‘000 Menschen mit Aufklärungsvideo über die Hai- und Delphinjagd in Peru

20. Juli 2017

Wädenswil, 20. Juli 2017. Ende Juni hat die Schweizer Meeresschutzorganisation OceanCare auf Youtube ein Kurzvideo über die Hai- und Delphinjagd in Peru lanciert. Über 200‘000 Menschen haben das Video...
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Pflanzenpower: Biokunststoff aus Orangen

20. Juli 2017

Vom Fernseher, Sneaker bis zum Verpackungsmaterial — Kunststoffe umgeben uns heutzutage fast überall. Doch einerseits wird Erdöl zur Herstellung von Kunststoffen benötigt und die Plastiküberreste landen für hunderte Jahre in...
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Street artist Sonny’s passion for imperiled animals

19. Juli 2017

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Indigenous Leaders On Trial for Blocking Aymarazo Silver Mine

from Radio Mundo Real Photo: Intercontinental Cry It’s been six years since the socio-environmental conflict known as the ‘Aymarazo’ in Peru, a mobilization that happened in the province of...
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