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Emergency Call From the Maldives: Help Us to Protect the Underwater Paradise Around the Maldives From Airguns Used in Oil Explo
Environment  (tags: maldives, turtles, ocean, pollution, petition )

Scooby
- 12 days ago - oceancare.org
Call off the search for oil in the region, and Ensure the protection of an underwater world that is so crucial for both the livelihoods of Maldivians and for tourism.
Stop Sea Turtle Farming ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, turtles, faming )

Cher
- 15 days ago - actnow.worldanimalprotection.org
Sea turtles crushed, stressed and diseased. Living with open wounds in waste-filled waters. Welcome to the Cayman Turtle Farm.
Help Save a Beautiful Australian Wetland From Being Made Into a Dump ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, turtles, australia wetland )

Angela
- 24 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Caley Valley wetlands provide natural filtration for the Great Barrier Reef, as a fish breeding site and turtles habitat, they serve as a nursery ground for juvenile fish and can host up to 40,000 water birds from 52 species at peak times.
Royal Navy Crew Block Turtle Soup With Rescue Bid
Offbeat  (tags: Hms enterprise, Royal Navy, Africa, turtles, soup, saved, good news, UK )

Scooby
- 43 days ago - westernmorningnews.co.uk
Three sea turtles destined for the dinner table after being caught in an illegal snare have lived to see another day thanks to the crew of a Plymouth-based Royal Navy ship.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Our Turtles and Turtle Ecosystems!
Animals  (tags: turtles, habitat, habitat destruciton, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 70 days ago - gopetition.com
Hawksbill turtles are one of the many turtles that are endangered. Not only are they endangered but so critically endangered that they are almost extinct in the wild!
Demand Reform of the Turtle Trade
Animals  (tags: turtles, turtle trade, animalcruelty, animalrights, conservation, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 74 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
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.
Demand Reform of the Turtle Trade PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection, wildlife, turtles )

Anna
- 74 days 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.
Praise Raid on Illegal Poaching Ring
Animals  (tags: Green, hawksbill, loggerhead, turtles, china, Vietnam, poachers, illegal, endangered, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 89 days ago - forcechange.com
One thousand endangered sea turtles were recently seized from an illegal animal trading ring by environmental police in Vietnam.
Save the Green Turtle From Extinction ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: protection, turtles, ocean life, extinction )

Angela
- 97 days 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.
Support Protections for Overhunted Turtles
Animals  (tags: turtles, biodiversity, conservation, endangered, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

Carol Joa
- 111 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The United States has more species and subspecies of turtle than any other country in the world, according to a recent article in the LA Times. Unfortunately, a growing demand for turtle meat poses a grave threat to this rich biological diversity.
TAKE ACTION NOW - Stop Killing Sharks, Turtles and Rays ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: protection, sharks, turtles, ocean wildlife )

Angela
- 115 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Major supermarkets have all banned FAD, but John West and Princes lag behind. NOW, we urge Princes and John West to stop killing sharks, turtles and rays.We won't accept broken promises.They must keep their word and protect our oceans.
Princes and John West: Stop Trashing Our Oceans
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, marine life, oceans, sharks, rays, turtles, tuna, fishing, conservation, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness )

Sara
- 128 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
The shocking footage above comes from tuna fishing operations using Fish Aggregation Devices (FADs). They attract all types of marine life, including sharks, rays and turtles, which get caught in giant nets before being tossed overboard, dead or dying.
Nice Young Humans Help A 100-Year-Old Turtle Cross The Road
Animals  (tags: Turtles, rescued, animalwelfare )

JeanisAWA
- 135 days ago - thedodo.com
A lot has changed over the past century since this stately old snapping turtle first emerged from his egg as a tiny hatchling, but despite the dizzying pace of progress, respect for one's elders is still alive and well.
Stop Bottom Trawling - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: bottom trawling, ocean, birds, marine mammals, fish, turtles, fisherman, fish, petition )

Scooby
- 139 days ago - change.org
Bottom trawling is one of the most destructive ways to catch fish, and is responsible for up to half of all discarded fish and marine life worldwide.
APPLAUSE for Chris Skone-Roberts and "Sea Shepherd" for This GREAT ACTION !!!
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, turtles, protection, rescued )

Angela
- 186 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
British tourist Chris Skone-Roberts was horrified when he saw two 5ft loggerheads with their fins tied on their backs struggling to breathe in the garden of a bar on Little Corn Island ! THANK YOU CHRIS for your COURAGE and MAKE A DIFFERENCE !!!
 

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