org), a nonprofit organization aimed at raising the public's awareness of animal shelters and sanctuaries
, is pleased to announce the winners in its 2015 Farm Animal Show.
Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries
(GFAS) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the sole purpose of strengthening and supporting the work of animal sanctuaries
, rescues, and rehabilitation centers worldwide.
Bidders may bid on one sanctuary s work only, or as many as all three sanctuaries
work; however, bidders must bid a lump sum for all associated elements of the Scope of Work for each sanctuary.
The National Marine Sanctuaries
Division serves as trustee for the nation's system of marine-protected areas, guarding and enhancing their biodiversity and ecological integrity.
In fact, Ogden notes, only in pockets of some sanctuaries
does the federal government prohibit fishing and certain other exploitative activities, such as ship salvaging.
are like plumbing or the postal service.
From the coral reefs of the Florida Keys to the biologically rich waters of the Channel Islands, the 13 US marine sanctuaries
offer glimpses of resources that have long been dramatically undervalued and under appreciated.
The NOAA National Marine Sanctuary Program manages 13 national marine sanctuaries
and one coral reef ecosystem reserve that together encompass more than 150,000 square miles of America's ocean and Great Lakes natural and cultural resources.
org), a nonprofit organization created to encourage pet adoption from local shelters and rescue organizations, is pleased to announce its 2015 virtual show, this time focusing attention on farm animal sanctuaries
com)-- The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries
(GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards for identifying legitimate animal sanctuaries
and wildlife rescue centers, is pleased to announce that Animals Asia's bear sanctuaries
in Chengdu, China and Tam Dao, Vietnam have achieved GFAS Accreditation as of August 21, 2014.
The sanctuary movement in the US effectively expired in the early 1990s but recently several cities in California have announced they will serve as public sanctuaries
, thus suggesting resurgence (see also this issue).
can and do play an important role in elephant preservation, the Los Angeles Zoo concurs with the AZA that their value lies in working in conjunction with accredited zoos, not substituting for them.