18 May '11, 9pm

FYI - Today is Endangered Species Day!

FYI - Today is Endangered Species Day!

Endangered Species Day is May 20 . This day is dedicated to recognizing the many endangered species on our planet, and the conservation efforts that are being made to save them from extinction. In the United States, the Endangered Species Act (ESA) became law in 1973. Since that time it has helped protect a variety of wild animals from human activities such as poaching and destroying their habitats. However, it is becoming more and more clear, due to various political shenigans, that the ESA is sometimes undermined, and animals suffer because of human greed.

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