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TURTLES & TORTOISES- Take Action!
Anonymous
3 years ago
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32
The Great Canadian Turtle Race!

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, turtles, wildlife )
Cher - 10 hours ago - cwf-fcf.org
Join the Canadian Wildlife Federation and the Canadian Sea Turtle Network for the Great Canadian Turtle Race. With the help of satellite technology, we'll follow the day-to-day journey of leatherbacks tagged off the coast of Nova Scotia.
Anonymous
3 years ago
13
Help Save Leatherback Sea Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
National Marine Fisheries Service is pushing to expand fisheries and allow drift gillnets back into the Leatherback Conservation Area that currently protects sea turtle habitat.
Anonymous
3 years ago
20
Encourage Pet Owner to Take Responsibility for Abusing and Abandoning Turtle ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, cruelty )
Cher Away - 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
A turtle taped to a bunch of helium balloons was found dangling from a eucalyptus tree in a California neighborhood. The turtle had been somebody's pet and was most likely sent adrift because it was no longer wanted
Anonymous
3 years ago
4
Tell Tesco Stop Selling Live Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 13 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
The sale of turtles at Tesco stores in China endorses the trade in turtles for food. Tesco claims that turtles sold in stores are farmed and that their sale doesn't contribute to depletion of wild populations. However, millions of turtles are caught from
Anonymous
3 years ago
51
Protect the Sea Turtle's Beach Habitat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 2 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
The Preserving Public Access to Cape Hatteras Beaches Act (S. 2372) would undermine a plan to limit the use of ORVs in the area. Sign your name to overturn this dangerous bill before it reaches committee! .
Anonymous
3 years ago
86
Tell Trinidad to Save Its Sea Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife, animals )
Cher - 61 days ago - forcechange.com
Almost twenty thousand baby leatherback sea turtle hatchlings and eggs were crushed and killed in Trinidad this weekend when excavators bulldozed over their nest site. The site was supposed to be protected, but officials in the Trinidad Ministry of Water
Anonymous
3 years ago
47
Save Sea Turtles From Drowning ! @ Petitionsite ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tens of thousands of turtles are caught in fishing gear every year. Trapped underwater for more than an hour, many of these turtles die by drowning. .
Anonymous
3 years ago
26
Stop Experiments on Endangered Sea Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Recently, it was revealed by a whistleblower that University of British Columbia have been conducting experiments for over ten years with endangered green sea turtles. It was claimed that the remaining turtles would be killed
Anonymous
3 years ago
Protect Endangered Sea Turtles in Australia ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Woodside Petroleum no drilling in sea turtle habitat at Kimberly's Scott Reef.
Anonymous
3 years ago
35
Snapperfest: Stop the Torture of the Snapping Turtle ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, wildlife, environment )
Cher - 5 hours ago - therainforestsite.com
Animal abuse happens everywhere, but one county in Indiana takes animal cruelty to a whole new level with its yearly Snapperfest.
Anonymous
3 years ago
74
Save Sea Turtles From Drowning in Shrimp Nets ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 65 days ago - forcechange.com
An estimated 6,000 sea turtles die every year from accidental capture in shrimp trawl nets. New protective measures proposed by the National Marine Fisheries Service could save these turtles from drowning by requiring Turtle Excluder Devices in all
Anonymous
3 years ago
40
Save Sea Turtles From Shrimp Nets ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 1 hour ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Speak up for the sea turtles and responsible fishing! Take Action by July 9, 2012
Anonymous
3 years ago

Have signed all these petitions. Thank you.

3 years ago

Snapperfest has been cancelled and will not happen this year! Thank you to all who helped achieve this victory!
Last petition is closed. All other signed except only for U.S. Thanks.

Anonymous
3 years ago

Already signed them all, thank you.

Anonymous
3 years ago
7
List Desert Tortoise as Endangered ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 29 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
List the desert tortoise as endangered, giving it full protection of the Endangered Species Act. Desert tortoise populations in some areas have declined by as much as 90% since the 1980s and the Mojove population is listed as threatened,
3 years ago

All Noted and signed Nyack nd Cher Thnx... The first one would not accept my Information :-0,Sorry ..

Anonymous
3 years ago

Signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

3 years ago

Signed! Thanks!

Anonymous
3 years ago
66
Tell Congress to Help Save Freshwater Turtles and Tortoises ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, environment, suffering )
Cher - 10 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Freshwater turtles and tortoises are in serious trouble. Though they have survived since the age of the dinosaurs, today over HALF of all species are threatened with extinction. WCS is launching a global effort to save more than a dozen of the most
Anonymous
3 years ago

Signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

Anonymous
3 years ago
7
Don't Sell Out Hawaii's Sea Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 29 minutes ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
Please join us in asking the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFW to continue supporting the replenishment of this precious species.
Anonymous
3 years ago

Signed. Thank you.

3 years ago

Signed Thnx Nyack and Cher ..

Anonymous
3 years ago
13
Stop Sea Turtle Farming ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 48 minutes ago - e-activist.com
Sea turtles crushed, stressed and diseased. Living with open wounds in waste-filled waters. Welcome to the Cayman Turtle Farm
Anonymous
3 years ago

All done, thanks.

Anonymous
3 years ago
15
TAKE ACTION NOW! Turtles Face Walls of Death

Animals  (tags: sea turtles, drift gillnets, bi-catch, death, endangered, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )
Cal - 59 minutes ago - act.oceana.org
Drift gillnets killing endangered turtles, whales and more--Leatherback turtles are the ocean's biggest sea turtles and are masterful endurance swimmers - but these unique creatures are no match for drift gillnets.
hot!!!  |  4 comments  |  demote?: duplicate bad link spam
Anonymous
3 years ago
13
Stop Farming Endangered Turtles for Meat ! PLEASE SIGN ! @ Petitionsite ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, cruelty, suffering, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 54 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
An undercover investigation conducted by WSPA at the Cayman Turtle Farm -- a popular tourist destination and the world's only facility that raises sea turtles for slaughter -- has revealed disturbing animal cruelty and potential human health risks
3 years ago

All Signed Current Nyack, Cher and Cal :0 Thnx

3 years ago

All signed!   Thank you, Nyack.

3 years ago

signed all I could, thanks Nyack

Anonymous
3 years ago
15
TAKE ACTION NOW! STOP SEA TURTLE FARMING

Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, turtles, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, abuse )
Cal - 1 hour ago - e-activist.com
Sea turtles crushed, stressed and diseased. Living with open wounds in waste-filled waters. Welcome to the Cayman Turtle Farm.
3 years ago

All noted and signed except 1 petition closed and 2 petitions for US only. Thank you Nyack.

Anonymous
3 years ago
6
Demand That Cayman Turtle Farm Stop Farming Endangered Turtles for Meat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, death, protection )
Cher - 39 minutes ago - forcechange.com
The Cayman Turtle Farm has been hiding behind the facade of "helping" the endangered sea turtles. Advertised as a family-friendly and educational attraction, the Cayman Turtle Farm is known for breeding and slaughtering sea turtles for their meat.
3 years ago

All Noted and signed Current :0 Thnx Nyack, Cher,Cal

Anonymous
3 years ago

Done, thank you.

3 years ago

Thank you signed

3 years ago

Save Sea Turtles from Shrimp Nets - action is no longer active.

Tell Congress to Help Save Freshwater Turtles and Tortoises! - US residents only.

Other actions taken to end this nightmare. Thank you Nyack and Martina for the forward!

3 years ago

Thanks Nyack - I love turtles and tortosies!!!!

3 years ago

Me tooooo! Val

Anonymous
2 years ago
13
PETCO 'Relinquishment Program' Sends Pet Turtles to Meat Farm ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 57 minutes ago - secure.peta.org
Concordia calls itself "the largest commercial turtle farm in the United States," housing "nearly 200,000 adult turtles" in only 17 ponds and raising about 60,000 turtles "exclusively for PETCO." But Concordia ships more than 2 million hatchlings
Anonymous
2 years ago

Signed, thanks.

Anonymous
2 years ago
16
STOP SEA TURTLE FARMING ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 1 hour ago - e-activist.com
I am very worried by the suffering and neglect of turtles at the Cayman Turtle Farm that WSPA discovered
Anonymous
2 years ago
13
Bring the Pinta Island Tortoise Back to Life ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, habitat )
Cher - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
With the June 24 passing of Lonesome George (pictured), the last of the Galapagos' Pinta Island tortoises, the nail was all but in the coffin for the dying species. That is until now--according to researchers, the Pinta Island subspecies may be able to
Anonymous
2 years ago

Both signed, thanks.

Anonymous
2 years ago

3

Show Your Support for Sea Turtle Nesting Ground Restoration ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 1 hour ago - oceanconservancy.org
You can help endangered sea turtles by supporting a project to replace harmful artificial lighting on beaches and restore loggerhead turtle nesting habitat along the Gulf of Mexico. Please sign our petition below.
Anonymous
2 years ago
50
Demand End to Torture of Endangered Turtles in Trinidad and Tobago ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 3 hours ago - peta.org
..Every year, endangered leatherback and green sea turtles arrive on the beaches of Trinidad and Tobago to lay their eggs, which local fishermen lie in wait to harvest. The helpless turtles are reportedly then flipped onto their backs and, unable to
2 years ago

Going back as far as I can

Anonymous
2 years ago
11
Tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Protect Freshwater Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 43 minutes ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Many freshwater turtles species teeter dangerously close to extinction and urgently need your help. Unregulated international trade is depleting native turtle populations in the U.S. at an alarming rate -- each year millions of wild-caught freshwater
Anonymous
2 years ago

Done, thanks.

2 years ago

All action has been taken

Anonymous
2 years ago
22
Tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Protect Freshwater Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! @ Petitionsite ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )
Cher - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Many freshwater turtles species teeter dangerously close to extinction and urgently need your help. Unregulated international trade is depleting native turtle populations in the U.S. at an alarming rate -- each year millions of wild-caught freshwater
Anonymous
2 years ago

Signed thanks.

Anonymous
2 years ago
23
Curb Exportation of American Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
There is a growing worldwide demand for freshwater turtles. In many Asian countries, turtle meat is considered highly nutritious and is thought to contain special medicinal properties. Plus, small turtles are desirable animal companions and are
Anonymous
2 years ago
18
Stop Meat and Pet Trade of Endangered Radiated Tortoise ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, death, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )
Cher - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Poachers are threatening the livelihood of the radiated tortoise, a critically endangered species endemic to southern Madagascar. The species has already suffered a massive decline due to habitat loss from human development, and poaching might just be
Anonymous
2 years ago

Done, thank you.

2 years ago

Checked, Noted and Signed current Nyack and Cher :-0 Thank-You Everyone Involved with this Thread :-0 28/12

2 years ago

All current Nyack 31/12

Anonymous
2 years ago
63
List Desert Tortoise as Endangered ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
List the desert tortoise as endangered, giving it full protection of the Endangered Species Act. Desert tortoise populations in some areas have declined by as much as 90% since the 1980s and the Mojove population is listed as threatened, but not the
Anonymous
2 years ago
11
TAKE ACTION NOW! STOP SEA TURTLE FARMING AT THE CAYMAN TURTLE FARM!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, turtles, protection, humans, endangered, cruelty, protection, animals, animaladvocates, slaughter )
Cal - 1 hour ago - e-activist.com
Sea turtles crushed, stressed and diseased. Living with open wounds in waste-filled waters. Welcome to the Cayman Turtle Farm.
Anonymous
2 years ago

Just signed: Stop sea turtle farming at the Cayman Turtle Farm

                  Stop meat & pet trade of radiated tortoise

                  Bring the pinta Island tortoise back to life

(Page wouldn't load to sign "Demand end to torture of Endangered Turtles in Trinidad & Tobago)

2 years ago

all done, might even have signed a couple twice!!! but care2 check thank goodness, if i have signed twice apologies, it's my memory, not trying to cheat , sorry care2 x wendy k x

2 years ago

All noted and signed. Thank you Nyack.

I believe I am
2 years ago

up to date.

Used to see turtles popping their heads out,everyday in the Virgin Islands,while

out on excursions with the dinghy.

Miss seeing them, have been signing a lot of these from emails.

Thanks Nyack

Anonymous
2 years ago
91
NY- Stop Plans to Kill Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
A New York Assembly Bill, (A.B. 2490), is seeking to legalize turtle trapping. If trapping itself were not cruel enough, the bill includes the use of spears and the clubbing to death of snapping turtles.
Anonymous
2 years ago
97
End Brutal Turtle Trapping ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 18 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Freshwater turtles in New York desperately need your help. Threats like habitat destruction and pollution are causing dangerous population declines for these imperiled animals across the country. But rather than protecting New York's turtles, legislators
2 years ago

May 23 ~ Today is World Turtle Day!  Please take necessary actions for the world's turtles!     



2 years ago

Just signed a petition to protect turtles

2 years ago

Thanks Nyack, signed all of those still open to me.

Anonymous
2 years ago
59
Protect New York's Snapping Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 2 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org
A bill to legalize trapping and other cruel methods of killing snapping turtles has gained momentum in the New York State Assembly. A.2490 would encourage the killing of snapping turtles "by spearing, catching with the hands, or by the use of a club or
2 years ago

Thanks Nyack, signed and shared.

Anonymous
2 years ago

Thanks George- yes- I heard that sad news-

108
Stop Harvesting Endangered Turtle Eggs in Costa Rica ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 34 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Four of the world's seven species of marine turtles nest on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, the Pacific Green, the Leatherback, the Hawksbill and the Olive Ridley.
Anonymous
2 years ago
134
Costa Rica: Protect Sea Turtle Conservation Workers From Murderous Poachers - PLEASE SIGN!

Society & Culture  (tags: costa rica poachers jairo mora conservat )
Jeanie - 1 day ago - change.org
The shocking murder of Jairo Mora Sandoval, a 26-year-old conservationist working to protect leatherback sea turtles on the Caribbean coast, Friday May 31, demands immediate justice. Urge The Costa Rican government to take action now!
Anonymous
2 years ago
93
Demand Justice for the Murder of Jairo Mora Sandoval

Society & Culture  (tags: ecosystems, wildlife, animals, crime, activists )
Genoveva - 23 hours ago - action.seaturtles.org
The shocking murder of Jairo Mora Sandoval, a 26-year-old conservationist working to protect leatherback sea turtles on the Caribbean coast, Friday May 31, demands immediate justice.
Anonymous
2 years ago
74
Justice Sought for Murder of Young Sea Turtle Conservationist in Costa Rica

Animals  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, environment, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 9 hours ago - takepart.com
The death of Jairo Mora Sandoval signals new level of threat to endangered species and the people who protect them.
Anonymous
62
The Horror of TESCO - Selling Live Packaged Turtles in Their Supermarkets ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!


Animals  (tags: Turtle Slaughter, suffering, killed )
Angela - 9 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org

Tesco directors would undoubtedly face criminal charges.They are responsible for the torture on these creatures. When the turtles are killed they are butchered by having their heads cut off and crushed with no pre-stunning. They don't die for a hour !!!

send

11 months ago

Signed. Thanks!!

11 months ago

Signed this is horrible....

Anonymous
11 months ago
68
TAKE ACTION NOW - Save Endangered Sea Turtles From Deadly Gillnets ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!


Animals  (tags: seaturtles, protection, rescued, wildlife )
Angela - 8 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com

Loggerhead sea turtles in the North Pacific are in serious danger of extinction. The creation of a special protected area or sanctuary would ensure these sea turtles aren't slaughtered mistakenly as bycatch.

send green

Anonymous
11 months ago
4,000 signs needed TURTLE HEAD CHOPPED OFF
11 months ago

Thanks Nyack, all signed.

Anonymous
10 months ago
51
Demand Action for Our Southwestern Desert Tortoises


Animals  (tags: desert tortoise, animalrights, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animals, conservation, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, law, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )
Sara - 14 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com

ct now! Urge Interior Secretary Jewell to help prevent a catastrophe for these threatened animals – and find a way to keep this center open.

16 comments  |  demote?: duplicate bad link spam not worthy

Anonymous
10 months ago
52
Restore the Gulf for Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtles


Animals  (tags: sea turtles, pollution, oil spill, animalrights, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animals, conservation, crime, death, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, rescued, sadness, society, suffering )
Sara - 1 day ago - online.nwf.org

Before the BP oil spill in the Gulf,the most endangered sea turtle in the world,the Kemp's ridley,was clearly on the road to recovery.Today,the picture is less clear. Many of these rare turtles were found oiled in the Louisiana region during the 2010spill

send green

Anonymous
9 months ago
38
Save the Arakan Forest Turtle - The Petition Site


Animals  (tags: turtlesextinction )
Slava - 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com

The Arakan Forest Turtle was believed extinct (last seen in 1908), but in 1994 was rediscovered when a few specimens turned up in Asian food markets. Like most Asian turtles, it is collected yearly as a food source or for "medical cures."

send green

Anonymous
9 months ago
18
Stop Meat and Pet Trade of Endangered Radiated Tortoise - Force Change
Animals  (tags: Madagascar, Tortoises, Endangered Species, Pet Trade, Killing, Extinction, Conservation, Ethics, Petition to sign )
Victoria - 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this global petition to the Director of the United Nations Environment Programme, to stop the illegal pet and meat trade of the beautiful and critically endangered radiated tortoise of Southern Madagascar before it becomes extinct.
Anonymous
9 months ago
25
Tell Fish and Wildlife to Protect At-Risk Turtles PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, protection, wildanimals )
Anna - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Fish and Wildlife Service (FW recently proposed new rules to protect at-risk turtles targeted for the pet trade and harvested for their meat, which is used in turtle soup.
Anonymous
9 months ago
27
Help Stop the Decline of Southwestern Desert Tortoises - The Petition Site


Animals  (tags: DESERT TORTOISE endangered )
Slava - 8 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com

"The federal government has revealed plans to shut down the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center in Nevada. This is an unsettling move that would require the removal and relocation of up to 1,400 captive desert tortoises into wild tortoise populations.

send green

Anonymous
8 months ago
27
Save the Green Turtle From Extinction ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: protection, turtles, ocean life, extinction )
Angela - 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Worldwide, hundreds of thousands of sea turtles a year are accidentally caught in shrimp trawl nets, on longline hooks and in fishing gill nets. Sea turtles need to reach the surface to breathe, and therefore many drown once caught.
Anonymous
8 months ago
55
Demand Reform of the Turtle Trade PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )
Anna - 10 hours ago - org.salsalabs.com
Take action below -- urge the Service to do everything in its power to expedite these trade protections and save our freshwater turtles.
Anonymous
8 months ago
35
Help Protect Two Native NC Turtles PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )
Anna - 7 hours ago - action.ncconservationnetwork.org
NC is home to two native turtles - the snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina) and the spiny softshell turtle (Apalone spinifera) - that are being exported to Asian markets at an alarming rate to be eaten and used as folk medicine.
Anonymous
8 months ago
24
Demand Reform of the Turtle Trade PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection, wildlife, turtles )
Anna - 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The United States is home to more types of turtles than any other country in the world. But a frenzy of international trade is rapidly chipping away at that natural heritage, with millions of wild-caught freshwater turtles exported to Asia each year.
Anonymous
8 months ago
22
Urgent: Speak Up for Captive Turtle and Fish in Illinois! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection )
Anna - 1 hour ago - peta.org
Please use the form below to urge officials to provide these animals with a living environment that has more space so that they can swim freely and that contains vegetation, rocks, and driftwood for exploring and hiding and mud for the turtle to burrow
Anonymous
7 months ago
31
Stop Hunting Diamondback Turtles in New Jersey PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )
Anna - 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
New Jersey's native marsh-dwelling diamondback terrapin turtle has suffered a major decline over the past twelve years. Terrapins on Sedge Island near the Barnegat inlet declined from 100 in 2002 to only 70 in 2014. Cars and development on their habitats
7 months ago

Been slowly working away on things -- Cae2 lately thinks it is molasses in the North Pole - slow!  Merry Christams everyone!

Anonymous
6 months ago
23
Save Hawksbill Turtles From 2,400 Feet of Deadly Nets! (Text & Video)
Animals  (tags: hawksbill turtles, lobster nets, Endangered Species, animalcruelty, wildlife, suffering, animalwelfare )
Barb - 4 hours ago - greatergood.com
Save critically endangered hawksbill turtles from deadly lobster gillnet fishing practices.
Anonymous

25
Green Sea Turtles Need Your Support
Animals  (tags: green sea turtlesconservationdeathendangeredenvironmentextinctionhabitathumansinvestigation,protectionsadnessslaughtersufferingwildanimalswildlife ) 
 Sara - 1 day ago - org.salsalabs.com 
Please sign our petition to support the notice and protect all 11 distinct population segments of green sea turtles, and to designate all existing and historic beaches as critical habitat to secure the future of this astonishing species.