Archived Action eAlerts

Monday, September 16, 2013
Dear Humanitarians in VA, DC, and MD, Please join us on September 22 at the KORUS festival in Centreville, VA, to raise awareness on the cruel dog meat trade in South Korea and the Philippines. The...
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Update: ESA protections began immediately for southern white rhinos under this interim final rule. Fish and Wildlife Service is now in the process of deciding on the final rule based on comments...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Victory! The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) has denied a permit application to import 18 wild caught beluga whales from Russia's Okhotsk Sea. AWI has been working to challenge the permit...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, The Summer Recess has begun, and the U.S. Congress has gone home to their district offices for the month to hear from you, their constituents. Legislators will hold public events...
Thursday, August 1, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, On July 11, the U.S. House of Representatives approved its version of the 2013 Farm Bill (H.R. 2642). Included in the House bill is a provision introduced by Rep. Steve King (R-IA...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Update: Great news— Kroger has pledged not to sell GE salmon! Kroger stores will now be added to the growing list of over 9,000 stores nationwide that won’t sell GE salmon even if approved by FDA....
Monday, July 15, 2013
  Dear Humanitarian, The New Jersey Senate is considering a bill (A3944/S2665) that threatens beavers and other wildlife by removing a limit on the issuance of beaver trapping permits. At...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Update: Fish and Wildlife Service is now in the process of deciding on the final rule based on comments received by August 12, 2013. Dear Humanitarian, The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)...
Friday, July 5, 2013
Dear Humanitarians in New York, Please join us on July 9 at the New York Asian Film Festival in New York City to raise awareness on the South Korean dog meat trade, the illicit dog meat trade in the...
Monday, July 1, 2013
Update: Good news for sharks. After a massive public response supporting state bans on the trade in shark fins, on February 4, 2014 NOAA sent letters to the state governments in California, Maryland...