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Take Action! - End Commercial Whaling - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: End, commercial, whaling, Japan, Norway, Iceland, killing, whales )

Marie
- 14 days ago - forcechange.com
Despite the International Whaling Commission's (IWC) ban of commercial whaling in 1986, commercial whaling is still a problem on Earth's oceans that threatens many different species of whale.
Dolphins & Whales Are Not Food - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Denmark, Faroe Islands, taiji, Japan, Norway, Iceland, Canada, dolphins, whales, killed, food, cruelty, toxic )

Marie
- 148 days ago - change.org
Japan & Faroe Island (Denmark), Norway, Iceland, Canadian are the only civilized countries selling "industrial waste" to the public for food.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prime Minister of Iceland: Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson: Halt the Killing of All Whales Before the 2014
Animals  (tags: whaling, Iceland, stop whaling, whales, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, killing, protection, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 202 days ago - change.org
The International Marine Mammal Conservation Society has launched another campaign for the whales, a campaign against Icelandic whaling. This comes shortly after Iceland announced it was going to hunt whales this year with an increased quota
Stop Iceland's Whale Hunts!
Animals  (tags: petitions, Iceland, whales )

Freya
- 321 days ago - secure3.convio.net
After a two-year hiatus, Iceland has resumed its kill of endangered whales. Already, over 100 fin whales have been hunted and slaughtered - and there are plans to kill many more, including 10 humpback whales.
Support the Iceland Whale Sanctuary ACTION
Animals  (tags: protection, wildlife, Iceland, whales, animalrights, environment, ethics )

Nancy
- 532 days ago - ifaw.org
The Iceland Government has set up a committee to consider all aspects of whales and whaling in Iceland. They are set to review the impact of whaling on Iceland's international reputation, as well as the possibility of a whale sanctuary.
Urge the U.S. to Sanction Iceland for Defiant Whaling ACTION
Animals  (tags: whales, Iceland, protection, endangered, Pelly Ammendment )

Nancy
- 862 days ago - secure.humanesociety.org
Now is the time for the U.S. to take significantly stronger measures - Iceland must be sanctioned for its actions. Please urge Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar to certify that Iceland is undermining CITES under the Pelly Amendment, and also to...
Stop Iceland From Killing Endangered Fin Whales ACTION
Animals  (tags: whales, Iceland, Gary Locke, protection )

Nancy
- 1032 days ago - forcechange.com
Growing to nearly 90 feet long, the fin whale is the second largest living animal on this planet after the blue whale. It is a long slender marine mammal, whose great speed and lithe form earned it the moniker "the greyhound of the sea".Unfortunately
ACTION ALERT: Stop Iceland From Killing Endangered Fin Whales! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: iceland, fin whales, slaughtered, massacred, protection oceans, laws )

Simone
- 1035 days ago - forcechange.com
Growing to nearly 90 feet long, the fin whale is the second largest living animal on this planet after the blue whale. It is a long slender marine mammal, whose great speed and lithe form earned it the moniker "the greyhound of the sea".
ACTION ALERT: Watch Pierce's Video and Ask President Obama to Save Whales! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: obama administration, pierce brosnan, banning whaling, whales, protection, iceland )

Simone
- 1043 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Please watch Pierce Brosnan's powerful new video on Iceland's illegal slaughter of whales. Then send a message urging President Obama to impose tough trade sanctions on Icelandic companies tied to whaling.
Ask President Obama to Impose Sanctions on Iceland for Whaling! - PLEASE TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, marine mammals, whaling, Iceland, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1078 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
For years, Iceland has flouted the international ban on commercial whaling by killing hundreds of whales, including the endangered fin whale. It will not stop until it is forced to do so. Urge President Obama to impose tough trade sanctions on Iceland,
ACTION ALERT: Iceland: Stop Whaling and Start Watching! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: iceland, ban whaling whales slaughtered, protection legalisation )

Simone
- 1089 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As Iceland takes steps to promote its whaling industry, it ignores the benefits of a far more sustainable and profitable industry. A 2009 report found that whale watching generated around $2.1 billion annually. Iceland's commissioner for the
PETITION ALERT: 5000 Signatures By July 31st to Help End Commerical Whaling in Iceland! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: iceland, oceans, petition, end commerical whaling, whales, slaughtered, protection enviornment )

Simone
- 1100 days ago - change.org
Whales are intelligent mammals and should be respected for their complexity and evolutionary path. There is much to learn from them and commercially killing them is depleting their populations towards extinction.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Whaling ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: government, iceland, norway, japan, killing whales, whaling commission ban whaling protectio )

Simone
- 1116 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite the fact that the International Whaling Commission (IWC) has maintained a moratorium on commercial whaling since 1986, three nations continue to hunt whales. Iceland and Norway openly engage in commercial whaling, citing legal objections to the
ACTION ALERT: Stop Iceland From Violating Whaling Moratorium! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: iceland, whaling, whales, slaughtered, moratorium, conservation protection )

Simone
- 1142 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Iceland is violating the International Whaling Commission's -IWC moratorium on commercial whaling, as well as the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species -CITES. Iceland killed 273 endangered fin whales in the last two years, well above
Stop the Whale Massacre in the Faroe Islands! PETITION
Animals  (tags: oceans, whaling, whales, petition, Iceland, denmark, pilot whales, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, humans, environment, endangered )

SUE
- 1150 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
Every year in a group of islands known as the Faroe Islands -- off the coasts of Denmark and Iceland -- a whale massacre takes place. Thousands of pilot whales are lured
 

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