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Nine dolphins being rescued by animal welfare group today, amid busy season of frequent ‘strandings’

Nine dolphins being rescued by animal welfare group today, amid busy season of frequent ‘strandings’ | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
An animal welfare group on Cape Cod has been busy for weeks trying to rescue dolphins that strand themselves in harbors and on beaches of the Cape.
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Animals Matter -

"Animals matter to me because they are living sentient beings who are in more ways than many people imagine, just like humans."

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Massacre of the dolphins: How the dolphins being massacred to satisfy a food fetish are poisoning the Japanese who eat them

Massacre of the dolphins: How the dolphins being massacred to satisfy a food fetish are poisoning the Japanese who eat them | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
At the heart of a Japanese nature reserve, a horror story is unfolding. Over the coming months, thousands of dolphins - some only a few days old - will be hacked to death.

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Mega volcanoes 'may be predicted'

Mega volcanoes 'may be predicted' | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
The eruption of some of the largest volcanoes on the planet could be predicted decades before the event, research suggests.
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Missionaries in trouble for butchering endangered turtle - InterAksyon.com

Missionaries in trouble for butchering endangered turtle - InterAksyon.com | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
A group of foreign missionaries could find themselves in big trouble fpr butchering and eating a green sea turtle, or pawikan, on a boat docked in Davao City since November.

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Study finds southern Indian Ocean humpbacks singing different tunes

Study finds southern Indian Ocean humpbacks singing different tunes | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
A recently published study by the Wildlife Conservation Society and others reveals that humpback whales on both sides of the southern Indian Ocean are singing different tunes, unusual since humpbacks in the same ocean basin usually all sing very...

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Coast Guard searching for entangled whale off west Oahu - Hawaii News - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Coast Guard searching for entangled whale off west Oahu - Hawaii News - Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

The Coast Guard and federal marine officials have launched a search to help a whale seen entangled off west Oahu this morning.

 

The Coast Guard launched a boat and a helicopter after receiving two reports from fishermen.

 

Coast Guard spokesman Lt. j.g. Dennis Westermann said one of the fishermen saw the whale off Barbers Point at 7:30 a.m. and another saw it 20 miles north of Kaena Point at 9 a.m.

 

Federal officials involved in rescuing and disentangling whales from fishing lines are with the Coast Guard boat, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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Japan protests to China over undersea gas drilling

Japan protests to China over undersea gas drilling | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Japan on Wednesday accused China of unilaterally exploring gas deposits in the East China Sea, in violation of an agreement…...

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Kampanya laban sa iresponsableng pagmimina pinaigting

Kampanya laban sa iresponsableng pagmimina pinaigting | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

Binalaan pa ng Kalikasan si Pangulong Aquino na nakahanda ang mamamayang Filipino na labanan ito sakaling ipagpatuloy nito ang pagkupkop sa mga kompanya ng pagmimina. “Mahigpit naming binabantayan ang Minerals Policy Group na binuo ni Pangulong Aquino para gumawa ng mga bagong polisiya sa pagmimina,” Ayon pa kay Dulce.

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Detecting detrimental change in coral reefs

Detecting detrimental change in coral reefs | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Over dinner on R.V. Calypso while anchored on the lee side of Glover's Reef in Belize, Jacques Cousteau told Phil Dustan that he suspected humans were having a negative impact on coral reefs.
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RAPU-RAPU - LOLITA CARBON

Rapu-Rapu, Atbp.
mga awit para sa kalikasan, karapatan, at kabuhayan

Featuring original compositions by young environmentalists
and sung by Aiza Seguerra, Bayang Barrios, Coffeebreak Island,
Cooky Chua, Datu's Tribe, Dap-ayan ti Kultura iti Kordilyera (DKK),
Lady High, Lolita Carbon, Noel Cabangon, and The Jerks.

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Vegan Advocacy: A Beginner's Guide

Vegan Advocacy: A Beginner's Guide | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
As the devastating environmental effects of animal agriculture become increasingly apparent, environmentalists are speaking out about the industry's blatant offenses against the global ecosystem, such as deforestation for grazing, the cultivation ...
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Endangered sea turtles lay 1.44M eggs in Tawi-Tawi

Endangered sea turtles lay 1.44M eggs in Tawi-Tawi | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

"Poaching by foreign fishermen, egg harvesting by local communities for food and trade, destruction and disturbance of habitats through illegal fishing methods and weak law enforcement were identified as the causes of the decline in the egg production and sea turtle population in the sanctuary."


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Canadian seal slaughter

Canadian seal slaughter | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Around the end of May last year, 2011, we posted an article, on another website, regarding the Canadian annual seal slaughter. An update from PETA today, January, 25, 2012, brought some good news on...
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Hayden Panettiere is a Hero to Dolphins and Whales

Hayden Panettiere is a Hero to Dolphins and Whales | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
A comprehensive article about the actress Hayden Panettiere's fight to save dolphins and whales.
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IBON Subject Jacket on Mining

IBON Subject Jacket on Mining | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

"The Philippine Mining Act of 1995, or Republic Act 7942, has been described by people’s organizations, NGOs and environmentalists as a legal instrument that essentially sells the country’s sovereignty in managing its natural resources."

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Nasa's global temperatures in 2011 – big picture

Nasa's global temperatures in 2011 – big picture | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Researchers at Nasa's Goddard Institute for Space Studies have released their annual analysis of global temperatures...

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Blog: Part of My Heart and Soul Remains in Taiji | SaveJapanDolphins.org

Blog: Part of My Heart and Soul Remains in Taiji | SaveJapanDolphins.org | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
Tia Butt Taiji Dolphin Cove Slaughter Captivity Risso's Captivity Striped...

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PhotoBlog - Obama administration sued over Navy sonar tests in whale and dolphin waters

PhotoBlog - Obama administration sued over Navy sonar tests in whale and dolphin waters | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

By msnbc.com staff and news services - The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, claims that the Navy's sonar use might be strong enough to kill the animals outright.

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Drew Barrymore And John Krasinski Talk Spreading The Message In Big Miracle

Drew Barrymore And John Krasinski Talk Spreading The Message In Big Miracle | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it
There are some strong messages at play in Ken Kwapis’ Big Miracle . The film tells the story of a family of whales that is trapped under a patch of Alaskan ice and is unable to make it out into open water.

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Capture & Slaughter - Report On Futo Fishing Harbor | A Whale Of A Business | FRONTLINE | PBS

Capture & Slaughter - Report On Futo Fishing Harbor | A Whale Of A Business | FRONTLINE | PBS | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

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Pantukan landslide, increasing disasters result of government neglect

Pantukan landslide, increasing disasters result of government neglect | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

"The recent landslide in the small-scale mining (SSM) area of Pantukan, Compostela Valley province resulted in the death of 66 individuals and more than 100 missing."

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Accountability in the TS Sendong Experience kalikasan partylist

Presented at the Suri sa Sakuna: Forum on Science and Social Impacts of Recent Disasters on 13 January 2012 at the College of Engineering, University of the Philippines, Diliman...

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Protest Caravan To Baguio | Facebook

Protest Caravan To Baguio | Facebook | Makamundo (Earthly) | Scoop.it

FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE OF THE PROTEST CARAVAN AGAINST EARTHBALLING OF 182 TREES BY S.M. (Shoemart) IN BAGUIO CITY.

 

Confirm attendance here...


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