27 Jul '12, 4pm

Pierce Brosnan Calls for Citizen Action to Save Alaska's Endangered Belugas:

Pierce Brosnan Calls for Citizen Action to Save Alaska's Endangered Belugas:

by Frances Beinecke, President, NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) Imagine dynamite going off near your home every 10 seconds, injuring your family, rattling your windows, drowning out all your attempts at conversation. Imagine that these deafening, non-stop explosions go on for days, weeks, even years on end. There is no escape from the excruciating noise . What toll would this relentless sonic assault take on your hearing, on your nervous system, on your very ability to function? That’s the situation that the last 284 beluga whales of Alaska’s Cook Inlet are facing right now. Actor and environmental activist Pierce Brosnan has made a new powerful one-minute video for NRDC to help us rally support for the Cook Inlet belugas. Watch the video now . The Apache Alaska Corporation has launched a deafening airgun assault as it explores for oil and gas in Cook Inlet — the ...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/pierce-brosnan-calls-for-citi...

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