Tiger, Cubs, and Conservation Oh My! Celebrate Global Tiger Day

July 29, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: law_keven / Creative Commons Last year was declared the ” Year of the Tiger ,” and though the global population still hovers below 3,500 individuals in the wild—making it one of the most critically endangered animals on the planet—some advances were made to protecting the much-loved species. At the end of the year, 13 nations with natural tiger habitat ple… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Canada’s Ethical Oil Tar Sands Campaign Really Says ‘Stay Addicted To Oil’

July 29, 2011 by  
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image: EthicalOil.org I’ll be blunt: The pathetic attempt by the Canadian government to rebrand the highly polluting, highly environmental destructive, highly energy and carbon intensive tar sands industry as ‘ ethical oil ‘ rears its ugly head again via CBC News . Comparing the environmental nightmare of tar sands production to the human rights horror of the treatment of women in Saudi Arabia… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Extinct Toads to Return Home

August 19, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Tim Herman/ IUCN The Kinhansi spray toad was first discovered in 1996 when it’s tiny five-acre habitat in Tanzania was surveyed for inclusion in massive hydro-electric dam project.

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Maldives Declares All Its Territorial Waters a Shark Sanctuary

March 12, 2010 by  
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photo: Christian Steen via flickr. The Maldives definitely knows who’s paying the bills these days..

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