BBC News: Japan’s push to resume whaling for profit

Japan’s push to resume whaling for profit – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-45364696

‘Welfare Dilemna’ Over Licensed Shooting of Seals in Scotland — The Orkney News

A film has been made by Lizzie Daly a leading wildlife biologist and BBC presenter – ‘Silent Slaughter: The Shooting of Scotland’s Seals’

via ‘Welfare Dilemna’ Over Licensed Shooting of Seals in Scotland — The Orkney News

BBC News: US wildlife refuges end ban on neonics and GM crops

Disgusting, short-sighted, and representing everything corrupt and utterly contemptible about this administration.

US wildlife refuges end ban on neonics and GM crops – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-45068650

Which Vision Of Farming Is Better For The Planet? — News : NPR

Should we concentrate farming in a small area, or spread it out to reduce the environmental impact? It’s a dilemma farmers face as they feed a growing planet. A new study weighs in.(Image credit: Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center)

via Which Vision Of Farming Is Better For The Planet? — News : NPR

Wild Horse Spay Feasibility Research: It’s a CRIME — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Letter by MARYBETH DEVLIN Email: blm_or_spaystudy_warmsprhma@blm.gov Copies: DOI, BLM National, CSU, BLM Oregon, USGS July 30, 2018 Bureau of Land Management Burns District Office (BDO) 28910 Highway 20 West Hines, OR 97738 Attn: Project Lead Short Title: Wild Horse Spay Feasibility Research Full Title: Spay Feasibility and On-Range Behavioral Outcomes Assessment and Warm Springs Herd […]

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These six species are about to be sacrificed for the oil and gas industry

These six species are about to be sacrificed for the oil and gas industry

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/jul/26/endangered-species-act-gray-wolf-oil-gas-industry?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

The Tiger: The Most Magnificent Cat of All — The Jaguar

While all wild felids are extraordinary creatures, there is one that stands above them all (literally). It is beautiful and terrifying, powerful and threatened: the tiger (Panthera tigris). This post is an introduction to this most majestic of cats. Subspecies There are five surviving subspecies of Panthera tigris (Hunter, 2015; Macdonald, Loveridge, & Nowell, 2010). […]

via The Tiger: The Most Magnificent Cat of All — The Jaguar

How India’s Conservationists Are Fighting to Save Half of the World’s Tigers — TIME

How do you get a 400lb tiger into the back of a truck? It’s an elaborate process that involves dozens of personnel, carefully calibrated tranquilizer darts, a custom-made cage — and a handful of elephants. All that was in place on June 20 when MB2, a three-year-old male tiger, was transported from Kanha Tiger Reserve…

via How India’s Conservationists Are Fighting to Save Half of the World’s Tigers — TIME

“Dinky” Zinke Ends Obama-Era Policy Requiring Energy Companies Fund Environmental ‘Mitigation’ Projects — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

by Tim Pierce as published on TennesseeStar.com “Stupid knows no bounds!” The Department of the Interior (DOI) is scrapping an Obama-era policy mandating energy companies mitigate development on federal land by funding offsite environmental projects. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) — a DOI-controlled agency and the largest land-owning agency in the U.S. — began […]

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