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Two people have died and another has been rescued after their boat capsized in ... -
“It was around 1pm and our understanding is that a small boat, a tinnie, with three people on board was hit by a wave and has overturned, throwing the three people into the water.” The boat was on the ocean side of Kurnell at the southern end of Botany ...

Fire ants found in Port Botany - ABC Online

ABC Online
NSW Primary Industries Minister Katrina Hodgkinson says imported fire ants are a serious pest that could inflict painful bites on people, pets and livestock, and can seriously disrupt people's enjoyment of outdoor areas. "They also pose an economic and ...

Golden rice will not solve malnutrition or biodiversity loss - Genetic Literacy Project

Genetic Literacy Project
Golden rice is a product of genetically modified technology that is offered as a solution to vitamin D deficiency for poor people in Africa and South Asia. Vitamin A deficiency is devastating among people who depend on rice as their only major food source.

P.A.W.S.: People For Animal Welfare and Safety

Thunder Bay - Canada

A volunteer organization providing interim care to animals in need until a new permanent home is found.

SC p.a.w. (people for animal welfare)

University of Southern California-based animal rescue group which places dogs and cats in loving, adoptive homes.

United States

All-volunteer, non-violent activist and educational group dedicated to promoting the guiding principle that all life on this planet is sacred and interconnected.

Federal Association Against Vivisection - People for Animal Rights

An association of more than 100 regional and nation-wide organizations in Germany, working for the recognition of fundamental rights for animals.

Animal Welfare League

Nonprofit organisation helping to reunite lost pets with their owners and find homes for abandoned animals.

Animal Welfare Institute
United States

Nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to reducing cruelty towards animals.

United States

No-kill animal shelter featuring dogs and cats available for adoption in the Greater Cincinnati area.

United States

News and information about the use of animals in research, animal testing, genetic engineering, and other ethical issues.

International Fund for Animal Welfare
United States

Engaging communities, government leaders, and like-minded organizations around the world to achieve lasting solutions to pressing animal welfare and conservation challenges.

National Animal Welfare Trust
United Kingdom

Providing active care for animals in the community, through rescue centers and sponsorship programs.

United States

Through active service and community education, ensure humane treatment of animals by promoting a community in which animals are valued, cared for, and sheltered.