THIS BLOG TAKING A HOLIDAY BREAK…

until January 2, 2019. Happy Holidays! We wish all was well with the world’ wild animals…unfortunately not.

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Canada’s Caribou Population Continues to Decline!

In spite of the continued decline of Canada’s Caribou population, little action by government, corporations or individuals is apparent…

 

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has extended the public comment period re 2019 Beaufort Sea oil & gas lease sale. Due to disruptions caused by the Nov. 30 Anchorage-area earthquake, the comment period will now end Jan 4, 2019, 11:59pm EST

via Wed. 12/19: Deadline for comments on oil drilling in a pristine and perilous area filled with endangered animals – EXTENDED to Jan 4th! What’s not to write about? — INDIVISIBLE VENTURA

By Damian Carrington as published on The Guardian The huge loss is a tragedy in itself but also threatens the survival of civilization, say the world’s leading scientists Humanity has wiped out 60% of mammals, birds, fish and reptiles since 1970, leading the world’s foremost experts to warn that the annihilation of wildlife is now an […]

via Humanity has wiped out 60% of animals since 1970, major report finds — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Canada’s Vanishing Northern Barren Ground Caribou/

Canada’s northern caribou population numbers are at about 60% of what they were only a few short years ago, attributed to climate change, mineral & oil exploration, and extraction, harvesting rules and quotas, and ineffective land use planning.

Canada can do much, much better managing this resource…