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New Report: Offshore Fracking Threatens California's Ocean, Air, Seismic Safety

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People's Climate Train Stops in Denver En Route to Historic Climate March in New York City

Rare California Beetle Will Retain Endangered Species Protections

New York Panel Tackles "Fighting Fracking to Save the Climate" Ahead of Historic People's Climate March

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Watch Our Powerful Polar Bear Ad and Take Action

Scientists say that global warming, left unchecked, could drive two-thirds of polar bears extinct by 2050 and wipe out the rest by the end of this century. Our PSAs, going out to 450 TV stations in all 50 states, link to a petition urging Obama to take action to stem global warming — including using existing laws like the Clean Air Act to make major cuts in greenhouse gas pollution.

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CBDThe Center for Biological Diversity works through science, law and creative media to secure a future for all species, great or small, hovering on the brink of extinction. Learn more about the Center for Biological Diversity.


Hear the call of the wild? You're not alone. Our endangered species ringtones have been downloaded about 620,000 times in nearly 180 countries.


All Aboard the People's Climate Train
From Sept. 15 to Sept. 18, more than 150 people are boarding our People’s Climate Train for a four-day trip from California to New York City, en route to the largest demonstration in the history of the climate movement.

Reef Fish in Peril
The charismatic orange clownfish and seven colorful damselfish depend on coral reefs for survival — and those reefs are at risk due to global warming. Learn more about these fish and their coral habitat.

Hope You Can Swim
Our new PSA parody from the “Ocean Overflow Protection Service” (O.O.P.S.) highlights the need for much stronger national action to combat global warming and sea-level rise. Check it out now.

Restoring the Gray Wolf
We're fighting to help all U.S. gray wolves get back the protections they need to recover in habitat across the country. Losing safeguards would bring their progress to a grinding halt.

Heading Toward 10 Billion People
The planet hosts more than 7 billion humans, with 227,000 added daily. Our expanded Population and Sustainability Program — the only one of its kind — tackles what it means for us and wildlife. Follow us.

Don't Frack With Our Planet
Fracking’s bad news: Sullied water. Greenhouse gas pollution. Threatened wildlife. Learn more about the Center's fight to halt fracking in California and beyond.

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