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Good News for the Hawksbill Sea Turtle
Animals  (tags: turtles, marinelife, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, endangered, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 89 days ago - enn.com
A hawksbill sea turtle has been recorded for the first time in the waters of Pakistan. The turtle was found entangled in a net by local fishermen and was later confirmed to be a hawksbill by WWF-Pakistan.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mexico: Save Endangered Sea Turtles From Deadly Gillnets
Animals  (tags: turtles, gillnets, bi-catch, death, sea turtles, Sea Turtle Restoration Project, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildanimals, killing )

Cal
- 100 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We stand with organizations such as the Sea Turtle Restoration Project in asking you to ensure fishery gear doesn't jeopardize the lives of loggerhead sea turtles."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sea Turtles From Hotel Development
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, TURTLES, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, pollution, politics, oceans, world, green )

Cal
- 129 days ago - forcechange.com
Backed by tropical forest and bordered by the Pacific Ocean, the still relatively pristine Matapalo Beach is home to over 200 nesting sites of the green and black species of sea turtles. All 200 of those nesting sites face a real threat from RIU Hotels, a
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Sea Turtle Eggs From Poachers - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: turtles, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 143 days ago - forcechange.com
By signing this petition below, you will help to encourage the Prime Minister of Thailand to implement new protective measures to prevent sea turtle egg poaching in Thailand.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Government From Euthanizing Desert Tortoises
Animals  (tags: TURTLES, turtles, protection, endangered, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, killing )

Cal
- 144 days ago - change.org
So many things are wrong with the government planing euthanize this endangered species. Desert tortoises have been roaming the earth for millions of years
Manitoulin Island Turtle Deaths Worry Researchers
Science & Tech  (tags: research, animals, turtles, science, environment, discovery, Canada, Manitoulin Island )

Michael
- 155 days ago - cbc.ca
Researchers at Laurentian University in Sudbury say they are stumped in the case of more than 50 dead turtles found on Manitoulin Island.
Brake for Turtles! SHOCKING: Turtles Hit On Road Still Alive -HOW TO HELP
Offbeat  (tags: turtles, cars, injured, vet, help, animals )

Julie
- 170 days ago - peta2.com
If you spot a turtle who is injured and/or has been hit by a car, please don't assume he or she is dead!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Action for Our Southwestern Desert Tortoises
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, Tortoises, turtles, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 204 days ago - takeaction.takepart.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
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Action for Our Southwestern Desert Tortoises
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, turtles, bi-catchprotection )

Cal
- 220 days ago - secure.defenders.org
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.
Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtles - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Protect, sea, loggerhead, turtles, petition, animals )

Marie
- 222 days ago - act.oceana.org
Loggerhead sea turtles have been listed under the Endangered Species Act for more than three decades, but the government has only now taken steps to protect ocean habitats essential to their recovery and survival.
TAKE ACTION NOW! A Place for Sea Turtles to Call Home
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, turtles, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 222 days ago - oceanconservancy.org
Loggerhead sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico continue to recover from the impacts of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil disaster three years ago. You can help them by telling the National Marine Fisheries Service to protect and restore critical sea turtle habit
Sea Turtles Bouncing Back in U.S. Southeast
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, turtles, bi-catch )

Cal
- 230 days ago - mnn.com
Endangered sea turtles are rebounding 'dramatically' along the Southeastern U.S. coast, federal officials say, but they're still at risk from pollution and climate change
Are Sea Turtles Responsible for Lower Fish Catches in India?
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, turtles, bi-catch )

Cal
- 236 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Fishing communities on Agatti Island in Lakshwadeep, India, blame their reduced fish catch on green turtles;
Praise Police Officer for Saving Baby Sea Turtles - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: Sea, turtles, praise, police, officer, saving, baby, force change )

Marie
- 236 days ago - forcechange.com
Commend police officer for rescuing 100 baby sea turtles while on patrol
TAKE ACTION NOW! Nevada's U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service: Stop Plans to Euthanize The Desert Tortoise
Animals  (tags: endangered, animalwelfare, animals, turtles, banimaladvocates, slaughter )

Cal
- 237 days ago - change.org
It was reveal due to lack of Federal funding, the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center located in the southern edge of the LasVegas Valley in Nevada is to close down and hundreds of desert tortoises will be "euthanized", a polite way of saying killed off.
 

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