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26. September 2015

California Lake Dries Overnight Killing Thousands of Fish: PG&E to Blame?

from Revolution News Thousands of fish lay dead in what used to be Mountain Meadows reservoir also known as Walker Lake, a popular fishing hole just west of Susanville, California. Residents of Lassen County,...read more »

26. September 2015

China and US pledge to end domestic ivory trade is huge boost in fight against elephant poaching

Beijing, China, 26th September 2015—WWF and TRAFFIC welcome yesterday’s announcement that China and the United States will end their respective domestic ivory trades as part of the international contribution towards reducing the current poaching...read more »

25. September 2015
Source: Blog

HISTORIC: China, United States agree to protect elephants with domestic ivory bans

Azzedine Downes Fri, 09/25/2015 China and US to halt domestic commercial trade in #ivory https://t.co/JQc5AQCCpf #WildlifeTrafficking @POTUS pic.twitter.com/qEjcIbHxTX read moreread more »

25. September 2015

Environmental and Animal Protection Groups Fight to Halt Florida’s Black Bear Hunt

by Jaclyn Lopez / Center for Biological Diversity Local, state and national animal-protection and environmental organizations filed a “friend of the court” brief today in support of a lawsuit to stop the impending trophy...read more »

25. September 2015

Swedish Animal Liberation Prisoner Karl Häggroth Has Been Released

from Earth First! Newswire Karl is a vegan straight edge and an anti-racist activist arrested in June of 2014 for animal rights actions directed against fur farming in Sweden. He was sentenced to 2.5...read more »

25. September 2015

First Nations Women Shut Down Tar Sands Pipeline Hearing

from Popular Resistance “We have a responsibility to future generations to assert our sovereignty,” said Amanda Lickers, who hails from the Seneca-Haudenosaunee community. (Photo courtesy of submedia) Chanting “No tar sands on stolen native...read more »

25. September 2015

Waswanipi Cree First Nation’s Fight to Save Boreal Forest

by Amy Moas / EcoWatch This article was re-posted with permission from EcoWatch A metal-hulled outboard motorboat took me the last two hours of my three-day journey to one of the last intact forests...read more »

25. September 2015
Source: Blog

World Rabies Day: Culling is Not the Answer

Kate Nattrass Atema Mon, 09/28/2015 At this very moment there are ongoing rabies outbreaks in Bali, Malaysia and many other places throughout Asia and Africa. But instead of vaccinating dogs against this fatal and...read more »

25. September 2015
Source: Blog

Strengthening Global Networks to Defeat Wildlife Crime

Azzedine Downes Fri, 09/25/2015 Discussions with @UKenyatta @PresidentKE @JudiWakhungu to increase wildlife security in East /Horn Africa @aworipat pic.twitter.com/lrAkjKJF8J read moreread more »

25. September 2015

Walls Graffitied, Locks Glued at KFC

from Bite Back reported by activists in Germany: “sabotage KFC in FFM in the night from 17.09. to 18.09.2015 ALF-activists sabotaged KFC (‘Kentucky Fried Chicken’) close to Hanauer Landstraße/Autobahnkreisel in frankfurt Main. locks were...read more »

25. September 2015
Source: VeganBlog.de

Erfolg – Schweine aus der Schusslinie

Nach den guten Nachrichten aus Georgia zu Beginn der Woche, können wir uns heute über eine Erfolgsmeldung aus Neuseeland freuen. In der vergangenen Woche hatte PETA USA  die schrecklichen Experimente am „Institute of Environmental...read more »

25. September 2015
Source: VeganBlog.de

Qualzucht: Bahnbrechendes Urteil – Nacktkatze muss kastriert werden

In einer Gerichtsverhandlung in Berlin wurde am 23. September 2015 ein richtungsweisendes Urteil gegen sogenannte Qualzuchten gesprochen. Was genau ist eine Qualzucht? Als Qualzucht bezeichnet man bei der Züchtung von Tieren die Duldung oder...read more »