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STOP BIG OIL'S ATTACK ON WHALES!

THE EXPLOSIVE NOISE FROM AIRGUNS USED IN OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION THREATENS WHALES WITH HEARING LOSS, INJURY AND DEATH.

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  • Red Knot Listed as Threatened under the Endangered Species Act

    After migrating more than 9,300 miles every spring and fall, I’m sure the imperiled rufa Red Knot is a pretty patient species. But waiting for protections for the last 8 years while languishing on the Endangered Species Act “wait list”...

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  • Groups Sue Mendocino County for Illegal Contract with Wildlife Services

    In 2012*, California’s Mendocino County contracted with Wildlife Services — the rogue federal agency responsible for killing 4 million animals last year — to “control” their wildlife. The result? 459 animals dead in just 365 days, including coyotes, black...

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Now more than ever, North and South America’s last wildlands and rarest wildlife are under threat from large-scale logging, mining and industrialization.

NRDC’s BioGems Initiative harnesses the power of online citizen activism to help save our continent’s most endangered natural treasures — our BioGems — for the sake of a sustainable planet and all future generations.

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