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President of Chile, Tompkins Conservation Sign Historic Pledge to Create 11 Million Acres of New National Parks

Pledge includes the largest land donation in history from a private entity to a country PUMALÍN PARK, CHILE (March 15, 2017) – Chilean President Michelle Bachelet and Kristine McDivitt Tompkins, leader of Tompkins Conservation, today signed a pledge to dramatically expand national parkland in Chile by approximately 11 million acres. The proposal includes the largest land […]

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Wolves, Lynx From PolyMet Copper Mine in Minnesota

See the Center for Biological Diversity’s release online For Immediate Release, March 28, 2017 Contact: Marc Fink, (218) 464-0539, mfink@biologicaldiversity.org Lori Andresen, (218) 340-2451, andres01@charter.net DULUTH, Minn.— The Center for Biological Diversity, Earthworks and Save Our Sky Blue Waters today filed suit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act […]

Successful Sea Shepherd Campaign Update

Sea Shepherd Ship’s and Campaign Update March 28th, 2017 THE BOB BARKER Under the Direction of Sea Shepherd Captain Peter Hammaerstedt, Sea Shepherd interventions in the waters of Gabon, Sao Tome and Liberia have been extremely successful. Sea Shepherd has officially formed partnerships with West African governments to stop illegal fishing activities inside the territorial […]