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Book Cover: Can We Save the Tiger?Book Cover: Can We Save the Tiger?

Can We Save the Tiger?

by Martin Jenkins

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | Published on March 19, 2014 | Filed under Animal Protection, Books, Children's Books, Elementary, Environmental Protection, Resources, Science

“We humans have changed the world a lot over the years …. Some of the animals and plants that we share the earth with have coped with the changes very well. But some haven’t.” In… More

Film cover: Anna, Emma & the CondorsFilm cover: Anna, Emma & the Condors

Anna, Emma and the Condors

by Katja Torneman

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | Published on December 15, 2013 | Filed under Animal Protection, Elementary, Environmental Protection, Middle School, Resources, Science, Videos/Movies

Anna and Emma have loved endangered California Condors since they were each about two years old. The daughters of a wildlife biologist who works for the Peregrine Fund at Vermillion Cliffs, Arizona, Anna and Emma… More

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One Small Step: Volunteering as a Humane Educator

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | No Comments | Published on August 19, 2013 | Filed under Humane Connection

When it comes to launching into humane education, inertia and trepidation can take hold: What if I don’t know enough/I’m not good enough? What if my audience is bored/annoyed/traumatized? What if someone disagrees with me?… More

Ecology Global Network

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | Published on March 25, 2013 | Filed under Environmental Protection, Resources, Science, Websites

The Ecology Global Network creates and aggregates news and information on a variety of ecological topics, from climate change and energy, to water, and tips for greener living. More

Humane Issues in the News

Written by blogger | No Comments | Published on January 22, 2013 | Filed under Humane Connection

Each week we round-up the news you need to know about humane issues, from human rights and environmental preservation, to animal protection, to media and culture, to activism, education, and changemaking. “Vandana Shiva: Our violent… More

Humane Issues in the News

Written by blogger | No Comments | Published on January 15, 2013 | Filed under Humane Connection

Each week we round-up the news you need to know about humane issues, from human rights and environmental preservation, to animal protection, to media and culture, to activism, education, and changemaking. “In debt, and digging… More

Humane Issues in the News

Written by blogger | No Comments | Published on September 11, 2012 | Filed under Humane Connection

Each week we round-up the news you need to know about humane issues, from human rights and environmental preservation, to animal protection, to media and culture, to activism, education, and changemaking. Why don’t more cities… More

Journey to Planet Earth

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | Published on August 30, 2012 | Filed under Animal Protection, Citizenship & Community, Environmental Protection, Human Rights, Media & Culture, Politics & Democracy, Resources, Videos/Movies

Journey to Planet Earth is a PBS series (12 episodes – 60 min each) that travels all over the world in a voyage of discovery about the planet we inhabit. A key focus explores our… More

WWF Report Reveals Best, Worst Countries in Illegal Trade of Tigers, Elephants, and Rhinos

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | No Comments | Published on August 2, 2012 | Filed under Humane Connection

Image copyright World Wildlife Fund. Tigers, elephants, and rhinos are some of our most well-known megafauna…and also some of the most endangered. Despite efforts to ban or regulate trade in the parts of these highly… More

Book cover: The Last Wild PlaceBook cover: The Last Wild Place

The Last Wild Place

by Rosa Jordan

Written by Marsha Rakestraw | Published on June 11, 2012 | Filed under Animal Protection, Children's Books, Elementary, Environmental Protection, Resources

When Chip discovers a family of Florida panthers near a farm scheduled for development, he puts aside his own problems to find them a safe home. More