Congress, approaching lame-duck session, keeps attacking Endangered Species Act

Don, 10/02/2014
The U.S. House of Representatives continues to derail the Endangered Species Act

North Atlantic right whale mothers with calves. © NEAQ/Taken under a Scientific Research Permit issued by the National Marine Fisheries Service/NOAA

This blog is one in an ongoing series of intermittent analyses of the United States’ Endangered Species Act. --ED

La campagne de stérilisation de Playa del Carmen bat des records

Littlefoot, le jeune grizzli orphelin, a retrouvé le chemin de la liberté

Don, 09/04/2014

Littlefoot. Photo: NLWSOn pourrait croire que le sort s’acharne contre Littlefoot depuis son plus jeune âge. Mais grâce à sa détermination et, parfois, à l’aide des hommes, ce vaillant petit grizzli a su surmonter chacun des obstacles qui se sont dressés sur son chemin.

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Pennsylvania’s pigeons are under fire

Die, 09/30/2014
Pennsylvania’s pigeons are under fire

The sought after subject of pigeon shoots. Photo credit Alan D. Wilson + Wikimedia Commons

10.17.14 UPDATE:

We won the battle, and now we have the chance to win the war!

Thanks to Pennsylvania residents who raised their voices in support of animals, House Bill 1750 has passed in the Senate.

Tiger Day in Russia’s Far East attracts more people than in previous year.

Publication Date: 
Mon, 09/29/2014
Tiger Day in Russia’s Far East attracts more people than in previous year.
Tiger Day in Russia’s Far East attracts more people than in pevious year.

The 15th annual Tiger Day in Vladivostok on September 28  involved more than 10 000 participants and spectators, organisers said, which is about two thousand more than a year before.

It has become a landmark celebration for this city in the Russian Far East and is considered one of the most popular environmental festivals in Russia.

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Een nieuwe kans voor een bijzondere groep chimpansees

Fre, 09/19/2014
Een nieuwe kans voor een bijzondere groep chimpansees

Harper is nu een heel gelukkige aap. c. Chimp Haven

Deze drie hartveroverende, slimme dieren op de foto’s horen bij een groep van ruim tweehonderd chimpansees die op dit moment worden opgevangen in Chimp Haven, een door het IFAW gesponsord project in Louisiana.

Ik denk dat de foto’s wel voor zich spreken.