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Quake victims in Negros need more water, food » Nation » News | Philippine News | philstar.com

Quake victims in Negros need more water, food » Nation » News | Philippine News | philstar.com | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Aside from the 71 people who have yet to be dug out of landslide-hit areas in Guihulngan and La Libertad towns in Negros Oriental, officials are also concerned of the possible impact on the residents' health due to the scarcity of food supply and...
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5 Amazing Places in the US in Danger of Being Destroyed by Dirty Energy | Environment | AlterNet

5 Amazing Places in the US in Danger of Being Destroyed by Dirty Energy | Environment | AlterNet | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

The Obama administration's rejection of the Keystone XL Pipeline was a major victory for environmentalists. For far too long, the fossil fuel industry has decimated ecosystems and destroyed human lives. Local opposition, grassroots organizing and Republican grandstanding doomed the pipeline as presently conceived to failure.

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More dolphins strand themselves on Cape Cod - WHDH-TV

More dolphins strand themselves on Cape Cod - WHDH-TV | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
WHDH-TVMore dolphins strand themselves on Cape CodWHDH-TVMarine Biologist CT Harry is with the International Fund for Animal Welfare, a group responding with volunteers.
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Stefanie Penn Spear: Grassroots Advocacy at Its Best

Stefanie Penn Spear: Grassroots Advocacy at Its Best | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Do we want to continue to pollute the planet, kill ourselves and have no regard for anything wild, or will more people join the grassroots environmental movement and take a stand against corporations that put profits first?
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Make animal farm humane - Boston Herald

Make animal farm humaneBoston HeraldThe outcome of this ideological battle is likely to affect not only animal welfare, but public health and the environment as well.
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Dairy assessment program will address animal care and handling - BetterFarming.com

Dairy assessment program will address animal care and handling - BetterFarming.com | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
BetterFarming.comDairy assessment program will address animal care and handlingBetterFarming.comby SUSAN MANN The dairy industry is developing an on-farm animal care assessment program based on its national guidelines for farm animal care and...
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Grassroots check of our coastal waters

Grassroots check of our coastal waters | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
A STUDY by the state's environmental watchdog will reveal for the first time our coastal water health.
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Ocean Noise

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"It’s an invisible threat, but noise pollution is a major — and often deadly — menace to ocean wildlife...The loudest and most disruptive anthropogenic ocean sounds come from military sonar, oil exploration and industrial shipping, and the Center is working to protect our marine life from each of these threats..."


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Dozens of whales die in mass-stranding on New Zealand beach

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A mass-stranding of whales on a New Zealand beach has left 36 of the creatures dead.
John Mason, area manager of the country's Department of Conservation said 99 pilot whales stranded themselves Monday on Farewell Spit on the South Island.


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33 whales shot after beaching in NZ

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33 whales shot after beaching in NZ...


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Humpback Whale Dies After Stranding Itself In Fort Pierce Inlet

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Florida marine scientists say it was too late to save a juvenile humpback whale that died after beaching itself in the Fort Pierce inlet.


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Killer Whales, ‘Wolves of the Sea,’ Are Migrating North, Inuit Traditional Ecological Knowledge Reveals Read more:http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2012/02/02/killer-whales-migrating-north...

Killer Whales, ‘Wolves of the Sea,’ Are Migrating North, Inuit Traditional Ecological Knowledge Reveals  Read more:http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2012/02/02/killer-whales-migrating-north... | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
The bowhead doesn’t stand a chance. His killers have surrounded him, holding him underwater and covering his blowhole so he can’t breathe. They immobilize his flippers and tail while ramming the ...

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Rise above plastics. Find out how you can help turn the tide on plastic pollution at www.surfrider.org/rap.

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Inside Nature’s Giants : PBS

Inside Nature’s Giants : PBS | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
A team of experts dissect the largest animals on the planet to uncover their evolutionary secrets.
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The Himalayas and nearby peaks have lost no ice in past 10 years, study shows

The Himalayas and nearby peaks have lost no ice in past 10 years, study shows | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Melting ice from Asia's peaks is much less then previously estimated, but lead scientist says the melting of ice caps and glaciers around the world remains a serious concern...
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What is the difference between Animal Rights and Animal Welfare?

What is the difference between Animal Rights and Animal Welfare? | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
I always thought I supported Animal Rights but somebody told me I should mean Welfare since PETA supports animal rights and they don't want pets. So, which do I support? I don't like the killing of animals for fur, leather, ...
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Ohio Bill Seeks to Ban Exotic Pets - Gather.com

Ohio Bill Seeks to Ban Exotic Pets - Gather.com | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Ohio Bill Seeks to Ban Exotic PetsGather.comBefore October 2011, most people outside of the animal rescue and welfare circuits didn't know how easy it was to buy and sell exotic pets in the state of Ohio.
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Amazon.com: What Animals Want: Expertise and Advocacy in Laboratory Animal Welfare Policy eBook: Larry Carbone: Kindle Store

Amazon.com: What Animals Want: Expertise and Advocacy in Laboratory Animal Welfare Policy eBook: Larry Carbone: Kindle Store (What Animals Want: Expertise and Advocacy in Laboratory Animal Welfare Policy: Larry Carbone, a veterinarian who...)...
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Greece bans animal circuses | World Wide Legal Action 4 Animal ...

Greece bans animal circuses | World Wide Legal Action 4 Animal ... | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
The Greek Government has banned the use of all animals in circuses following a campaign by Animal Defenders International (ADI) and the Greek Animal Welfare Fund (GAWF), backed by over 50 local animal protection ...
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Animal Welfare Petitions

Animal Welfare Petitions | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Take action on animal abuse and animal research issues. These petitions promote humane treatment and animal welfare.
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Sea Shepherd :: Trial Update on Dutch Cove Guardian Erwin Vermeulen

Sea Shepherd :: Trial Update on Dutch Cove Guardian Erwin Vermeulen | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society - Protecting oceans around the world...

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Pectoral fins of humpback whales inspire new flight technology

Pectoral fins of humpback whales inspire new flight technology | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
From the ocean to the sky, the humpback whale's large pectoral fins have been the inspiration for the development of new aerodynamic technology to help fast-moving helicopters, maintain lift and increase manoeuvrability.

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WDCS International - Captivity - EU dolphinaria campaign

WDCS International - Captivity - EU dolphinaria campaign | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
WDCS is campaigning to bring an end to the keeping of dolphins in captivity within the European Union (EU). 13 of the 27 member states are already dolphinarium-free.

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Hellish week for activists in marathon whaling chase

Hellish week for activists in marathon whaling chase | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Hellish week for activists in marathon whaling chase...

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Sagasa Trip

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Kung meron lang akong criminal immunity nang katulad sa isang diplomat, siguro ang isa sa gagawin ko ay araruhin ng sasakyan ang mga pesteng MMDA traffic enforcers na nag-aabang ng pagdidilihensyahan. Magso-sorry na lang ako pagkatapos…

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