Nearly 59 million hectares of forests—an area larger than mainland France— have regrown since 2000, according to a new analysis published today by Trillion Trees, a joint venture between World Wildlife Fund (WWF), BirdLife International and the Wildlif…Read more
By Tom Neltner, Chemicals Policy Director. Last month, two California trade associations submitted disconcerting comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as the[…]Read more
Roadside zoos are going up in flames—for real. Hundreds of animals have been killed in fires during the last few years alone—and these are just some of the ones that were reported.
The post Negligence, Abuse, and … Fatal Fires? For Animals, Roadside Zoos Really Are Hell on Earth appeared first on PETA.Read more
Connecticut is poised to lead the way on creating a cleaner and healthier transportation system – if legislators seize the[…]Read more
New science about the fate of freshwater ecosystems released today by the journal Sustainability, finds that only 17% of rivers globally
are both free-flowing and within protected areas, leaving many of these highly-threatened systems – and the species…
A gun was pointed at the tiger, who was viewed as a threat, even though it was a human’s fault the animal was in a residential neighborhood to begin with.
The post Tiger in Houston Found Wandering Loose—PETA Calls For Crackdown on the Big-Cat Trade appeared first on PETA.Read more
Today, Representative Jared Huffman (D-CA), Chair of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife, and Representative Garret Graves (R-LA) introduced the Illegal Fishing and Forced Labor Prevention Act to combat illegal, unregulate…Read more
In response to a formal complaint from PETA, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has just confirmed that Johns Hopkins University (JHU) experimenter Shreesh Mysore illegally conducted gruesome and deadly brain experiments on owls without mandatory permits for “years”—apparently from 2015 to 2018, according to public records obtained by PETA. The DNR tells PETA… Read more »
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On May 11th, Reps. Lloyd Doggett and Earl Blumenauer introduced the Green Transportation Act, which would require states and metropolitan[…]Read more
There are proven and profitable agricultural practices that have the power to draw excess carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.But, before agriculture can be a climate …Read more