Conservation

Republican Plan To Sell Off Public Lands Moves Forward With New Bill

Republican Plan To Sell Off Public Lands Moves Forward With New Bill

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit In the latest session of Congress, brought to you by greed and avarice, Republican lawmakers have been working quietly behind the scenes to sell off or give away federal lands. Areas managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), National Forests, and Federal Wildlife Refuges will be affected. […]

52 Percent Of The World’s Wildlife Lost In The Past 40 Years

52 Percent Of The World’s Wildlife Lost In The Past 40 Years

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A shocking new report from the World Wildlife Fund reveals we are losing species at a rate far faster than previously thought. Earlier studies relied on more easily accessible information gleaned from North America and Europe, however, expanding the research to reflect changes in the tropics and Latin […]

India Recognizes Dolphins To Be Non-Human Persons

India Recognizes Dolphins To Be Non-Human Persons

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Following the lead of Hungary, Costa Rica and Chile, the government of India has recognized dolphins as non-human persons. The decision means that India has officially banned the capture and importation of dolphins for commercial entertainment. It also heralds the closure of dolphin parks throughout the country. The […]