2011 August

August 16, 2011

Prominent Wildlife Activist, Shehla Masood, Tragically Murdered in India

[Translate] Shehla Masood was one of the strongest voices in the tiger conservation front. Her deep passion fueled her undying commitment to wildlife, the environment, and humanity. She was unafraid to speak the truth, unwilling to stand by and witness the injustices against those without a voice, and was intensely[…]

August 8, 2011

Defend Virunga National Park from oil extraction!

[Translate] Sign the petition, which will automatically email the Congolese authorities to halt exploratory oil drilling in Virunga National Park! Virunga National Park is home to a quarter of the world’s mountain gorillas, chimpanzees, hippos, lions, forest elephants, okapi, and rare birds. It is one of Africa’s most bio-diverse parks and is[…]