FaceBook Twitter Linkedin Email

Join Us

Facebook user?
You can use your Facebook account to sign up/join with planet.ECO
Sign in with Facebook
Or


Cancel

START YOUR .ECO® Petition

Random .ECO® Petition Database

  • Help Raise Awareness For Chicken Living Conditions
    Help Raise Awareness For Chicken Living Conditions
    x

    Help Raise Awareness For Chicken Living Conditions

    Help Raise Awareness For Chicken Living Conditions
    Virtually all chickens raised for their flesh (or “broiler chickens” as they are referred to by the meat industry), spend their lives crammed into massive, windowless sheds that typically hold as many as 40,000 birds each. The intense confinement and extreme crowding on factory farms also results in unimaginable filth and disease. Please sign this petition to increase awareness about these deplorable conditions we force these animals to endure.
  • Pangolins need to be Protected before Extinction!
    Pangolins need to be Protected before Extinction!
    x

    Pangolins need to be Protected before Extinction!

    Pangolins need to be Protected before Extinction!
    Pangolins are unique mammals that have an extremely important ecological role. Just one of these scale-covered anteaters consumes up to 70 million insects per year, providing millions of dollars of free pest control. Pangolins also improve soil quality as a result of their burrowing behavior. Tragically, these incredible animals are being driven to extinction by the illegal wildlife trade. \\r\\n\\r\\nPlease sign and share this petition urging the governments of China, Vietnam, and Indonesia to develop comprehensive and effective strategies to end the illegal trafficking of pangolins within their borders. International efforts to save the pangolin from extinction are having limited effectiveness - full participation of these governments is essential to protecting this amazing animal. Please demand that they take action before it is too late!
  • Tiger Bones in Chinese Wine. Really?
    Tiger Bones in Chinese Wine. Really?
    x

    Tiger Bones in Chinese Wine. Really?

    Tiger Bones in Chinese Wine. Really?
    China is allowing the use of the bones of captive-bred tigers to be used as a tonic wine, even though the practice has been illegal since 1993. The government justifies this practice by claiming they are captive tigers- not wild ones. They were obviously wild at some point and taken from the wild. It is estimated there are 5,000 captive tigers on farms and zoos, though there are as few as 3,200 wild tigers left worldwide. 100 years ago, there were 100,000 wild tigers but they were relentlessly poached for tiger parts and put in captivity on farms until they have now become critically endangered in the wild. Tiger bone tonic wine is believed to have medicinal properties. Tiger bones are left to soak in the wine and removed before bottling. It is believed to remedy muscle pain, rheumatism, arthritis, paralysis and stimulate blood flow and has been used for centuries in Traditional Chinese Medicine. China declared to help double the world's wild tiger population by 2022 by combating illegal trading and poaching of tigers and tiger parts, yet it is driving the market for continued illegal poaching and the demand for tiger bone wine. Enough is enough already; the only way to truly combat the poaching of tigers is to ban the use of ALL tiger products, including tiger bone wine. Save the tiger from extinction and stop using tiger products.
  • Congress needs to Support Water Programs, Now!
    Congress needs to Support Water Programs, Now!
    x

    Congress needs to Support Water Programs, Now!

    Congress needs to Support Water Programs, Now!
    Our water infrastructure funding should support local communities, through our established, Sustainable State Revolving Fund (SRF) programs. But a proposal before Congress would do just the opposite.Tacked onto a big water infrastructure bill is an industry-backed program to give low-interest loans primarily to large water companies to finance certain projects. Hidden in the fine print is evidence that the program will incentivize privatization of our water infrastructure, and take money away from projects that benefit small and rural communities.One thing is clear: the Federal Government should not undermine our successful State Revolving Fund programs.Tell Congress to oppose WIFIA (Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act) and to support our State Revolving Fund programs.
  • Protect YellowStone National Park Wolves Now!
    Protect YellowStone National Park Wolves Now!
    x

    Protect YellowStone National Park Wolves Now!

    Protect YellowStone National Park Wolves Now!
    At least eight Yellowstone National Park wolves have been shot and killed along the park boundary since hunting season began. Five of these animals were wearing radio collars and were the subjects of intensive conservation research study. Wolves roam widely in search of food or mates. It's natural for them to occasionally wander briefly outside the park's invisible borders, but that shouldn't make them fair game for hunters. The killing of Yellowstone wolves is unconscionable. Tell the governors of the surrounding states to shut down the wolf hunt immediately in lands adjacent to the park.
  • Demand Italy drop charges against soldier who saved a dying cat!
    Demand Italy drop charges against soldier who saved a dying cat!
    x

    Demand Italy drop charges against soldier who saved a dying cat!

    Demand Italy drop charges against soldier who saved a dying cat!
    It is quite disturbing that a soldier, Lieutenant Barbara Balanzoni, would be sent to military court in Italy because he was trying to the save the life of a dying cat. Lieutenant Balanzoni has been returned to her civilian life and career as an anesthetist in Tuscany, facing charges of insubordination for saving the life of an animal. Her position in the army was medical officer at Nato in Kosovo. Lt. Balanzoni received an alert from military personnel due to outbursts of cat noises at the infirmary. She noticed a cat, later named Agata, a stray around the area, seemed to be in deep pain. The cat was delivering some kittens and, exhausted, could not deliver the last, which turned out to be stillborn. Without help, this cat, the mom, would have certainly died. With the demise of the cat, not only would the entire area be subjected to total disinfecting, the surviving kittens would be orphans without food; no way to be fed. They too would have passed on if their mother was not saved. In essence, Lt. Balanzoni saved more than one life when attending to the needs of Agata. The veterinary office was in Italy at the time and Balanzoni states “far from disobeying orders, I was following military regulations, which state that, in the absence of a vet, the medical officer should intervene.” So what did the officer do wrong if she was following regulations? Charges against Lieutenant Balanzoni states that she disobeyed her commanding officer when told n one would be "bringing in or having brought in wild, stray or unaccompanied animals.” She faces a year in the military penitentiary. Lt. Balanzoni is due to go to trial in Rome in about a month and we all need to help her by protesting this unjust act and accusations against her. Italy’s oldest animal defense association, Ente Nazionale Protezione Animali is involved in the case and should stand behind the decision of this dedicated soldier who was doing what was in her heart and mind; saving a life. Please sign and share this petition worldwide to take a stand for the dedicated soldier who had compassion to save the life of a dying cat and her kittens!!
Filter
Display # 
By: .ECO Pulse
Category: Climate Change
Sign now
Signatures: 2903
By: Rachel Karson
Category: Animal Rights
Sign now
Signatures: 1453
By: eld guden
Category: Environmental Health
Sign now
Signatures: 997
By: Moses Boone
Category: Animal Rights
Sign now
Signatures: 994
By: Yusun Lee
Category: Environment & Wildlife
Sign now
Signatures: 966
By: Moses Boone
Category: Humanitarian Causes
Sign now
Signatures: 576
By: eld guden
Category: Environment & Wildlife
Sign now
Signatures: 336
By: John Mustang
Category: Animal Rights
Sign now
Signatures: 333
By: John Mustang
Category: Animal Rights
Sign now
Signatures: 324
By: Dorothy May
Category: Exploitation of Natural Resources
Sign now
Signatures: 267
By: Moses Boone
Category: Water Crisis
Sign now
Signatures: 140
Signatures: 108
By: Kamau Peters
Category: Environmental Health
Sign now
Signatures: 82
By: eld guden
Category: Animal Rights
Sign now
Signatures: 51
By: eld guden
Category: Environment & Wildlife
Sign now
Signatures: 16
By: Ecosolarwind
Category: Environment & Wildlife
Sign now
Signatures: 13
By: eld guden
Category: Environment & Wildlife
Sign now
Signatures: 7
By: eld guden
Category: Environmental Degradation
Sign now
Signatures: 6
5+14=