http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/25 en EU hears concerns about marine mammals over the disturbance of seismic surveys http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/eu-hears-concerns-about-marine-mammals-over-disturbance-seismic-surveys <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 03/12/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Conservationists including the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW - <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>), OceanCare (<a href="http://www.oceancare.org">www.oceancare.org</a>) and NRDC (<a href="http://www.nrdc.org">www.nrdc.org</a>) welcome today&#39;s vote in the European Parliament to make underwater noise pollution related to&nbsp; oil exploration subject to Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/eu-hears-concerns-about-marine-mammals-over-disturbance-seismic-surveys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Political advocacy Dolphins Whales dolphins EIA Environmental Impact Assessments marine mammal noise pollution NRDC OceanCare seismic surveys Underwater noise whales Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:20:56 +0000 adintino 99561 at http://www.ifaw.org Marine Mammal Rescue team releases 4 stranded common dolphins http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/marine-mammal-rescue-team-releases <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/animal-rescue/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 03/06/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The MMRR team successfully released four common dolphins off the coast of Cape Cod. c. IFAW" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/release2_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="The MMRR team successfully released four common dolphins off the coast of Cape Cod. c. IFAW" /></p> <p>Five common dolphins stranded in Provincetown Harbor&rsquo;s flats this morning, and four were transported to nearby Herring Cove Beach where they were released four hours later.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/marine-mammal-rescue-team-releases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dolphins Cape Cod marine Provincetown release stranding team Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:22:41 +0000 Brian Sharp 99517 at http://www.ifaw.org John Kerry sets an urgent, but hopeful stage at Economist Ocean Summit http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/john-kerry-sets-urgent-hopeful-stage-economist-ocean-summit <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/whales/patrick-ramage">Patrick Ramage</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 02/28/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a href="http://www.state.gov/secretary/remarks/2014/02/222532.htm" target="_blank"><img alt="US Secretary of State John Kerry spoke eloquently on the topic of ocean conservation via video stream this week at The Economist's World Ocean Summit." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/jfk_oceans_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 454px;" title="US Secretary of State John Kerry spoke eloquently on the topic of ocean conservation via video stream this week at The Economist's World Ocean Summit." /></a></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/john-kerry-sets-urgent-hopeful-stage-economist-ocean-summit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Political advocacy Dolphins Whales acidification conservation Department economist fish oceans overfishing state summit US whales Fri, 28 Feb 2014 19:34:00 +0000 Patrick Ramage 99448 at http://www.ifaw.org The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and Career Development Institute (CDI) Launch Animals in the Community http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/international-fund-animal-welfare-ifaw-and-career-development-institute-cdi-launch-animals-comm <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 01/10/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org">IFAW</a>) and Career Development Institute (CDI) are partnering to bring Animals in the Community to New Jersey.&nbsp; The community education project targets municipalities and classrooms and provides online resources aimed at increasing the health and welfare of wildlife, domestic animals and household pets throughout the state.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/international-fund-animal-welfare-ifaw-and-career-development-institute-cdi-launch-animals-comm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves aae Career Development Institute CDI community education. education New Jersey Fri, 10 Jan 2014 16:10:23 +0000 adintino 98845 at http://www.ifaw.org I Found A Way to Protect animals http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/i-found-way-protect-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/dr-ian-robinson">Dr. Ian Robinson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 01/10/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/N8aRCYpoVUE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Watch the IFAW, &quot;I Found A Way&quot; TV spot above.</em></p> <p class="rtecenter"><strong><em>~~~</em></strong></p> <p>If, like me, you have ever witnessed a horrific natural disaster or tragic circumstance unfolding or seen images from something like that on TV, you have probably thought to yourself, &ldquo;what could I <em>do to help</em>?&rdquo;</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/N8aRCYpoVUE&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/N8aRCYpoVUE&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8aRCYpoVUE"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-N8aRCYpoVUE.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/i-found-way-protect-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Bears Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Rhinos Tigers animal caring help hope rescue video welfare Video Fri, 10 Jan 2014 17:10:56 +0000 Dr. Ian Robinson 98850 at http://www.ifaw.org European Parliament takes a significant step to protect marine life from underwater noise http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/european-parliament-takes-significant-step-protect-marine-life-underwater-noise <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/seals/barbara-slee">Barbara Slee</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 10/29/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong>Earlier this month, the European Parliament voted to make oil and gas exploration utilizing underwater sonar subject to Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA), as a significant step to reduce marine noise pollution.</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/european-parliament-takes-significant-step-protect-marine-life-underwater-noise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Political advocacy Dolphins Whales EU Europe exploration Gas legislation marine Navy oil Parliament regulation SONAR sound underwater vote Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:45:20 +0000 Barbara Slee 98088 at http://www.ifaw.org