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4. Oktober 2014

New OFS Film Trailer: Swains Island

October 4, 2014 Join ocean explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau and a team of scientists as they explore tiny Swains Island … read moreread more »

4. Oktober 2014

Catastrophic Environmental Meltdown: 35,000 Walruses Stranded on Alaskan Shore

by Suzanne Goldenberg / The Guardian The plight of thousands of walruses forced to crowd on to an Alaska beach because of disappearing sea ice has set off an all-out response from the US...read more »

4. Oktober 2014

Baden-Württemberg: Politik kapituliert vor den Jägern

Einseitige Änderungen führen das „Wildtiermanagement-Gesetz“ ad absurdum Der vor der Sommerpause vorgestellte Referentenentwurf zum baden-württembergischen Landesjagdgesetz blieb aus Sicht des Tier- und Naturschutzes bereits weit hinter den Erwartungen zurück. Wie nun an die Öffentlichkeit...read more »

4. Oktober 2014

Michigan Resident Confronts Natural Gas Pipeline Surveyors With Shotgun

by Katie Valentine / Climate Progress Photo: Shutterstock Michigan residents aren’t happy about a proposed natural gas pipeline running through their properties, and they aren’t letting work on the pipeline begin without a fight....read more »

4. Oktober 2014

Poisoned Fracking Playgrounds a Threat to Texas Kids

by Anastasia Pantsios / EcoWatch The air at Texas playgrounds could be hazardous to children’s health. That’s what nonprofit environmental testing group ShaleTest, which tracks the impact of shale oil and gas extraction for communities which...read more »

4. Oktober 2014

PDF: Setting Fires With Electrical Timers- An Earth Liberation Front Guide

from 325 37 pages B&W: Setting Fires With Electrical Timers- An ELF Guide From the introduction: Electrical timers are superior to delays that use candles, incense or cigarettes. Electrical timers have significantly longer delay...read more »

3. Oktober 2014

Intensive collection threatens peculiar Pig-nosed Turtle in Papua, Indonesia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 4th October 2014—Intensive illegal collection of the Critically Endangered Pig-nosed Turtle for the pet, food and traditional medicine trades has reached alarming levels, a new TRAFFIC report has found.read more »

3. Oktober 2014
Source: Blog

WATCH: How the Maasai community is making the Amboseli elephant corridor project a success

Azzedine Downes Fri, 10/03/2014 The Maasai of the Olgulului/Ololarashi Group Ranch (OOGR) have rallied behind the Kitenden Corridor project of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW). They showed up in unprecedented numbers to...read more »

3. Oktober 2014

Oceana Magazine Fish Tale: Bay of Biscay Anchovy Fishery

Anchovies (Engraulis encrasicolus) and sardines (Sardina pilchardus) unloaded from a purse seiner in the port of Ayvalik, Turkey.(Photo: Oceana / María José Cornax) This article, originally published in the summer 2014 issue of Oceana magazine,...read more »

3. Oktober 2014
Source: Blog

Celebrating the expansion of educational offerings on World Animal Day

Azzedine Downes Sat, 10/04/2014 When I was younger, I pored over volumes of Encyclopedia Britannica to peer into animal worlds that I could not experience personally. The knowledge I gained formed a lifelong appreciation...read more »

3. Oktober 2014

Happy Birthday, Justin!

Another target of Operation Backfire, Justin Solondz was indicted for multiple counts of arson, conspiracy and use of an “unregistered destructive device” in 2006 for his alleged participation in an arson at the University...read more »

3. Oktober 2014

As California Drift Gillnet Fishery Continues to Kill Marine Mammals, Oceana Pressures for “Count, Cap, and Control” Approach

A short-finned pilot whale killed by a California drift gillnet. This fishery killed an estimated six short-finned pilot whales in the 2013 to 2014 fishing season. (Photo: NOAA) In September, the National Marine Fisheries...read more »