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To Bloomberg's Mansion We Go: Goose Advocates Demand Respect for Urban Wildlife; Large Rally Planned

Canada Goose

For Immediate Release: June 28, 2011

Contact: Edita Birnkrant, NY Director, Friends of Animals, Email or 917.940.2725

When: Thursday, June 30, 2011, 6pm-8pm

Where: Mayor Bloomberg's Mansion: 17 East 79th Street, between Madison Avenue and Fifth Avenue

Officials plan to exterminate San Diego County's naturalized pigs

feral pig

Please comment today.

This proposal relies on a study indicating that the rooting of free-roaming pigs in California reduces the number and size of oak tree seedlings. So does human land development "“ and much more so. Why is the pressure against the pigs?

To send comments about the project:

Lake Tahoe Bears Under Fire

PRESS RELEASE

Press Contact: Catherine Burt, Correspondent, Friends of Animals

CARSON CITY AND LAKE TAHOE AREA, NEVADA

The black bears of Nevada's Lake Tahoe area need you.

"Goose Watch" Stakeout Plan Launched in Prospect Park

For Immediate Release:

Contact: Edita Birnkrant, NY director, Friends of Animals 917.940.2725

Advocates Demand an End to Bird Removal and Killing

Friends of Animals, Philadelphia Advocates For the Deer Oppose Efforts to Throw Parks Open to Sunday Hunting

9 June 2011

PENNSYLVANIA MEMBER ALERT:

PHILADELPHIA AND CHESTER COUNTY "“ Today, Thursday 9 June, at an out-of-the-way resort hotel in Seven Springs, Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives' Game and Fisheries Committee will hold a hearing to discuss ending the prohibition on Sunday hunting in Pennsylvania. The hearing will begin at 6.30 pm at Seven Springs Mountain Resort (777 Waterwheel Drive, Seven Springs, PA 15622).

Save the Prospect Park Goslings

-Tell Mayor Bloomberg to END the War on NYC Wildlife!

These four goslings are the newest residents of Prospect Park Lake. They hatched in the Brooklyn park on May 7th, despite an intrusive procedure by park officials called egg addling, which destroys eggs and traumatizes the goose parents, who aggressively protect their eggs and babies from harm.

On patrol! Group starts a 24/7 'goosewatch' in Prospect Park

BY NATALIE O'NEILL

The Brooklyn Paper

Meet the goose patrol

A group of watchdogs has launched "a 24/7 goose watch" in Prospect Park to prevent federal officials from once again slaughtering their feathered friends.

Afraid for Wolves

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Summer Act'ionLine 2011 -- Preview

by Priscilla Feral

Help Shape the Future of the National Wildlife Refuge System: Deadline -- Friday, April 22

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is asking for our input-and it's crucial that animal advocates weigh in on the future of our National Wildlife Refuge System. The National Wildlife Refuge System, which is managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, contains more than 150 million acres-with the stated intent to "conserve America's fish, wildlife and plants."

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