Author Archive for: ‘KristineTonks’

  • Vote With Your Plate: Let Bluefin Tuna Off the Hook

    Bluefin tuna is a highly valuable ocean species; however, due to long-term practices of overfishing, their numbers are in rapid decline. Since 1970 it is estimated that 80 percent of the Bluefin tuna population has been depleted. Even though this species is in dire need …

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  • Take Action Now to Save the Polar Bear

    Five years ago polar bears were officially protected under the Endangered Species Act. This listing was a large victory for the Center of Biological Diversity, and the culmination of many years of work. Unfortunately, their original efforts were not enough. Polar bears are still dying. …

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  • Please Care About the Caribou

    The U.S. State Department’s third review of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline fails to address the pipeline’s serious threat to wildlife, including the highly endangered woodland caribou. As the 45 day period for public comment progresses we need to fight to protect the caribou, and …

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  • Protect the Porbeagle Shark from Politics

    The Ecology Action Centre and Friends of Hector are looking for your support. Tell Canada to do its part and protect the porbeagle from future fishing.

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  • Save the Spirit Bear Coast

    Ask British Columbia Premier Christy Clark to protect the Spirit Bear Coast and oppose the Northern Gateway Pipeline.

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  • Save the Pets of Our Service Men and Women

    Ask government officials to repeal the breed discriminatory policies in the military and to enact breed-neutral laws for military housing.

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