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Petition: Demand Tanzania End Fish Blasting
Animals  (tags: fish blasting, overfishing, dangerous methods, fish populations, Sustainable Fishing, responsibility, Marine Wildlife, marine biodiversity, animalwelfare, protection )

- 118 days ago -
Fish blasting - the practice of dropping explosives into the ocean to kill a lot of fish quickly - has become surprisingly commonplace among fishermen in Tanzania. These bombs are dangerous because they destroy coral reef and deplete the local fish...
Greenpeace - Save the Dugongs Before It's Too Late!
Animals  (tags: dugongs, Endangered Species, Habitat Destruction, ocean biodiversity, Marine Wildlife, stronger protection, conservation )

- 180 days ago -
The last few Japanese dugong could be about to disappear. Henoko Bay in Okinawa is home to 262 endangered species including the very rare dugong, blue corals, sea turtles, rays, and all six species of clownfish found in Japanese waters.
Petition: Protect Whales and Dolphins
Animals  (tags: whales and dolphins, animalrights, animalwelfare, ethics, protection laws, Marine Wildlife, ocean biodiversity )

- 187 days ago -
Right now, there's a battle on Capitol Hill that's threatening to shut down the government. But while that battle is being waged, people fight to save stranded whales and dolphins along our coasts.
Save Endangered Whales From Reckless Navy Warfare Training ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: protection, Marine Wildlife, ocean life, navy training exercises )

- 412 days ago -
Deadly and reckless Navy training exercises, including surface-to-air gunnery, missiles, underwater explosions, and mid-frequency sonar, will needlessly kill and injure marine life from HawaiI to California over the next four years. HELP STOP THIS MADNESS
Sign the Petition to New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key.
Animals  (tags: whales, Marine Wildlife, oil drilling, gas drilling, environment, conservation, habitat, humans, killed, killing, protection, suffering )

- 416 days ago -
Please put all seismic testing for deep sea oil on hold and conduct an independent investigation into the impact of such testing on marine wildlife.
Stop Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing and Seafood Fraud ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Oceana protection, Marine Wildlife, sea, illegal fishing )

- 530 days ago -
Across the globe, illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing and seafood fraud is exploiting the health of our oceans, hurting law-abiding businesses and deceiving consumers.
Help Protect Marine Habitats From Illegal and Unregulated Fishing ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Marine Wildlife, trawling, rescued, protection )

- 604 days ago -
According to Oceana on the nine worst-offending fisheries in the U.S., one shrimp trawl fishery in the Southeast U.S. discards more than 64 percent of its catch, directly causing the deaths of thousands of marine animals...they are helpless against trawls
A Marine Protected Area as Large as Mexico ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ozeanprotection, Marine Wildlife )

- 620 days ago -
With the creation of the world's largest marine reserve to protect not only one of the richest collection of marine life - we also are helping to preserve our oceans for future generations.
Expand Marine Sanctuaries to Block Offshore Oil
Animals  (tags: Marine Wildlife, wildlife, whales, seals, turtles, sea birds, protection, conservation, law, whales, environment, habitat, AnimalWelfare )

- 1185 days ago -
California's National Marine Sanctuaries preserve one of the world's most productive marine ecosystems from the devastating impacts of the oil and gas industry. The Gulf of the Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary boundaries are now up...
Australia Action Alert: Help Save the Tropical Sealife!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, sea, marine wildlife, corals )

- 1646 days ago -
Help drive home the message that the incredible wildlife and habitats of tropical North West and Northern Australia are too precious to lose.
Vast Shark Sanctuary Created in Pacific
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, conservation, endangered, marine wildlife, sharks, shark sanctuary, Marshall Islands, good news )

- 1669 days ago -
The Marshall Islands government has created the world's largest shark sanctuary, covering nearly two million sq km (750,000 sq miles) of ocean. The Pacific republic will ban trade in shark products and commercial shark fishing throughout its waters.
South Africa: Minister Declares Marine Protected Area
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, protection, habitat, environment, conservation )

- 1684 days ago -
The new Amathole MPA is an important addition to South Africa's network of coastal marine protected areas. It comprises three separate marine areas, the Gxulu, Gonubie and Kei areas
What Is Killing Killer Whales?
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, marine wildlife, marine mammals, whales, apex predators, chemicals, environment, pollution, threat )

- 1702 days ago -
Marine experts are concerned about an invisible threat to the animals that has been building in our seas since WWII. That was when industries began extensively using chemical flame retardants, such as PCBs - and their legacy lives on in the world's seas.
Preserving 4 Percent of the Ocean Could Protect Most Marine Mammal Species, Study Finds
Animals  (tags: whales, endangered, AnimalWelfare, marine wildlife, marine life, walruses, animalwelfare, animals, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1703 days ago -
Preserving just 4 percent of the ocean could protect crucial habitat for the vast majority of marine mammal species, from sea otters to blue whales, according to researchers at Stanford University and the National Autonomous University of Mexico.
Charities Demand Action to Protect Marine Species
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, habitat loss, pollution, Pollution Killing Animals, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animalwelfare, animals, habitat, environment )

- 1828 days ago -
A COALITION of charities has warned Scotland's marine environment is deteriorating despite legislation that was brought in to protect threatened creatures and habitats.

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