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Yesterday and today have been filled with delegation meetings in preparation for the IWC beginning on Monday. We’ve got our fingers crossed here for a passing vote on the South Atlantic Whale Sanctuary proposal.

Take action to ask the U.S. delegation to be a leader in making the South Atlantic Whale Sanctuary a reality.

I’ll keep you updated as things develop. For now, enjoy this awesome rainbow whale gif. Can’t wait for the whale fiesta on Sunday!

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We just wanted to let you know that there are only 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild! Yesterday, 1 more tiger was killed because it caught got in a trap on Asia Pulp and Paper's land. Check out our page for more info.
Thanks!

That is so sad. I will certainly check out your blog and I’ll suggest that my followers do the same! 

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UPDATE: The kayaktivists blockading Shell’s drilling rig have been detained but there are many more people protesting on the water and in Seattle to protest Shell’s Arctic drilling plans. What an incredible demonstration of #peoplepower!

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