FIND & FUND AN ALTERNATIVE TO THE SERENGETI HIGHWAY
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FIND & FUND AN ALTERNATIVE TO THE SERENGETI HIGHWAY

    1. David Blanton
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      David Blanton

      Ithaca, NY

 

 

===  THIS PETITION IS CLOSED ===

 

The government of Tanzania has refused funding for a southern route, sahying it will build the highway through the Serengeti.

 

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    News

    1. Stephanie Feldstein
      Petition Organizer

      The World Bank offered funding for an alternative route, but President Kikwete continues to insist on going ahead with the Serengeti Highway. Read the latest update from Serengeti Watch:

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      Stephanie Feldstein
      Petition Organizer

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    3. Proposed Serengeti Highway: An Environmental Disaster Of Choice

      Jess Leber
      Petition Organizer

      There’s an environmental disaster in the making that has scientists issuing warnings about the collapse of an entire ecosystem.
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    4. Proposed Road is a Highway to Hell for the Serengeti

      Stephanie Feldstein
      Petition Organizer

      More than two dozen top biologists are warning that a proposed 31-mile highway cutting across the Serengeti will cause an “environmental disaster” by leading to the collapse of the largest remaining migratory system on Earth, according to an...

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    Reasons for signing

    • Dusty Collings BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA
      • 7 months ago

      The natural world is under stress from an abundance of humans and their CO2 waists in the sky.

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    • Megan DePerro CHANDLER, AZ
      • 8 months ago

      The Tanzania government is trying to make jobs for people, but there are other ways.

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    • lin woods VICTORIA, CANADA
      • 10 months ago

      We cannot allow this road to be built, HERE. A road can be built, but only in an area where human, animal and the future for both are deeply taken into consideration. IT CAN BE DONE, but not if someone in power is only taking today into consideration.

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      • 10 months ago

      TO SAVE LIFE ON EARTH

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    • Elizabeth Brown SAFETY HARBOR, FL
      • over 3 years ago

      The Serengeti is too important to the ecosystem to be disrupted by his proposed highway.

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