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15. August 2013

MDC feuert Verwaltungsvorstand – PETA nimmt Wanka ins Visier

Wegen einer gewaltigen Finanzierungslücke wurde Verwaltungsvorstand Claudia Lanz vergangene Woche vom MDC gefeuert. Medienberichten zufolge klafft in der Kasse des MDC ein Loch im zweistelligen Millionenbereich, ein strikter Sparkurs wurde bereits eingeschlagen.read more »

15. August 2013

Residents Seek Environmental Justice in GA By Suing City for Decades of Sewage Dumping

Cross Posted from Earthjustice A group of African-American citizens filed suit today against their city government in Rochelle, GA, for discharging the city’s raw sewage onto their properties. White residents of Rochelle live on the south side...read more »

14. August 2013

Last Bobcat Freed from Montana Fur Farm

by Peter Young / North American Animal Liberation Press Office The Animal Liberation Front is taking credit for the release of a single bobcat from the Frazier Fur Farm in Plains, Montana. In a...read more »

14. August 2013

BLM Wants To Close Public Forest To Keep Out Enviromental Activists

By Jessica Prokop / OPB The Bureau of Land Management wants to close to the public more than 2,000 acres of forestland east of Myrtle Creek to keep out environmental activists trying to stop...read more »

14. August 2013

Now, Shiva the rhino may not die a celibate, after all

One of the most-visited animals in Byculla zoo, Shiva (in pic), the one-horned rhinoceros, will set off for Delhi’s National Zoological Park on Tuesday to live there with his female partner.read more »

14. August 2013

Poachers kill rhino in heavily protected Kenyan park

Amid a surge in rhino and elephant killings across the country, the killing of the rhino in Nairobi national park – the headquarters of the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) – illustrates how easily poachers...read more »

14. August 2013

Five back in court over rhino poaching

Three former SA National Parks (SANParks) employees, a provincial traffic officer and a former traffic official, all accused of rhino poaching, appeared in the Nelspruit Regional Court on Tuesday.read more »

14. August 2013

Rhino slaughtered for its horn in city park

In another sign that the rhino poaching crisis has gone out-of-control, Kenyan officials announced late last night that a pregnant rhino was poached in Nairobi National Park, which sits on the edge of Kenya's...read more »

14. August 2013

Rhino dehorned to deter poachers

All white rhino in the Rietvlei nature reserve, outside Pretoria, have been dehorned to protect them from poachers, the City of Tshwane said on Tuesday.read more »

14. August 2013

Pregnant Rhino Slaughtered by Poachers in Nairobi National Park

A pregnant rhinoceros was slaughtered by poachers in one of the most secure parks in Africa, marking the first time in six years a rhino was killed within Nairobi National Park, officials in Kenya...read more »

14. August 2013

Indian Rhino Vision volunteer prime suspect in August 6 rhino poaching

Assam's ambitious Indian Rhino Vision (IRV) 2020 took a severe hit after a conservation volunteer engaged in the project was allegedly found to be involved in the poaching of a rhino at Manas National...read more »

14. August 2013

Why We Fight: Anti-Nuke Victory in Florida Serves as Reminder

by Panagioti / Earth First! News Geologists estimate that there are more than 700 springs in Florida, representing the largest concentration of freshwater springs on Earth. Most of these springs are concentrated in the...read more »