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PLZ TAKE ACTION; 'Denmark's Bloody Disgrace" - End Whale Bloodbath in Danish Faeroe Islands.
Animals  (tags: norway, pilot whales, massacred, slaughtered, cruelty, outrage, worldwide animal advocagtes, legisltian, laws, suffering, wildlife )

Simone
- 1928 days ago - tinyurl.com
Every year between 2,000 and 3,500 pilot whales are corralled by men in boats and forced into bays in the Faeroe Islands, a North Sea Danish Protectorate mid-way between the Shetland Islands and Icelands.
Norway Lowers Whaling Quota
Animals  (tags: norway, marine wildlife, whales, whaling, quota, down, good news but not enough, endangered, extinction, humans, slaughter, sadness, suffering, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1959 days ago - theaustralian.news.com.au
NORWAY today authorised its whalers to harpoon 885 minke whales in 2009, a quota sharply down from previous years in what animal rights activists saw as a sign of consumers' growing disinterest for whale meat. For the period 2006-2008, the quota was 10
TAKE ACTION; HELP BAN FUR FARMING IN NORWAY
Animals  (tags: fur farming, norway, animals tortured, cruelty, suffering, animal activists, animal welfare, closing fur farms down )

Simone
- 1979 days ago - oipa.org
The Norwegian fur industry is continuously trying to present fur farming as unproblematic. During the summer of 2008 activists from Network for Animal Freedom traveled the country to see how the farm animals are actually treated. They inspected more than
Lemming Numbers Dwindling Under Warming
Animals  (tags: norway, wildlife, wild animals, lemming, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1994 days ago - dsc.discovery.com
Once famous for their numbers, Norwegian lemmings are disappearing, say scientists, who point an accusing finger at global warming. The hamster-like rodents burst forth in massive numbers from their sub-Arctic homes every three to five years in a frant
IWC's Secret St. Petersburg, Florida Meeting Could Sanction Commercial Whaling
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, commercial whaling, wildlife, protection, endangered, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, conservation, sea shepherd. greenpeace, Japan, norway, iceland )


- 2053 days ago - blog.stopwhaling.org
� The International Whaling Commission (IWC), which sets international whaling regulations, has scheduled a closed-door meeting in St. Petersburg, Florida, to consider lifting the ban on commercial whale hunting.
Sign the Whale Sanctuary Petition -- June 23rd Deadline!
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, oceans, IWC, sanctuary, deadly, Japan, Norway, Iceland, cruelty, death, environment, habitat, humans, protection, slaughter, suffering, killing, AnimalWelfare, government, oceans, politics, world )

Rebecca
- 2134 days ago - stopwhaling.org
International Whaling Commission members will consider a proposal to create a South Atlantic Whale Sanctuary that will extend across the South Atlantic, from the coast of South America to the coast of Africa, and on down towards Antarctica. Sign NOW!
Wolf Population Cut in Half
Animals  (tags: wolves, population decrease, Norway, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, killing, endangered, extinction )

Cher
- 2134 days ago - aftenposten.no
Illegal hunting and the apparent lack of any new breeding in the past year has cut Norway's wolf population in half and seriously set back efforts against extinction.
Whaling Stains "Green" Norway Red!! Take Action!!
Animals  (tags: whales, Norway, whaling, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, killing, death )

Cher
- 2137 days ago - community.hsus.org
Norway is known for being eco-friendly, but as long as it continues whaling, the country's "green" image will be stained red with the blood of animals killed in the brutal and unnecessary annual hunt.
Spring Brings Bloody Waters in Norway
Animals  (tags: whales, Norway, killing, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2147 days ago - wspa.ca
Norwegian whalers have killed a whale calf - the first kill of the 2008 whaling season. Despite being members of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) and despite the fact that there is a moratorium on whaling, Norwegian whalers are set to kill
Iceland, Norway Resume Whale-Meat Exports to Japan
Animals  (tags: whale meat exports, Iceland, Norway, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, killing, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat )

Cher
- 2152 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Iceland and Norway have resumed whale meat exports to Japan for the first time since the early 1990s despite a U.N. ban, a whale exporter said on Monday.
Climate Change Threatens Norway's Moose
Animals  (tags: moose, Norway, climate change, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2169 days ago - aftenposten.no
Already chased by hunters and often run down by cars and trains, the popular Norwegian moose now faces another threat: Global warming. Researchers claim the moose population is threatened by higher temperatures in the spring and early summer that can
Norwegian Pirates Begin Killing Again
Animals  (tags: norway, marine wildlife, whales, whaling, minke whales, endangered, extinction, humans, habitat, protection, slaughter )

Jacquelin
- 2178 days ago - seashepherd.org
The Norwegians murdered their first whale of the season this week-end. They slaughtered a calf. The Norwegian pirate whalers have set a quota of 1,052 whales for 2008. This despite the fact that the International Union for the Conservation of Nature esti
Bloody Waters in Norway - Whaling Season Starts
Animals  (tags: norway, bloody waters, whale slaughter, massacre, killing started )

Simone
- 2182 days ago - scoop.co.nz
Bloody waters in Norway - the whaling season has started Norwegian whalers yesterday made the first kill of the season: a calf. Though the majority of Norwegians are against the cruelty inflicted by whaling, Norwegian whalers are set to kill 1,052
Bear Population Booming
Animals  (tags: bears, Norway, increasing numbers, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2200 days ago - aftenposten.no
Just three years after researchers voiced concern that bears were under threat in Norway, new figures indicate the country's bear population has more than quadrupled. It remains well under the level sought by conservationists, though.
Illegal Wolf Hunters Become the Hunted
Animals  (tags: wolves, Norway, illegal hunting, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2201 days ago - aftenposten.no
Yet another wolf has gone missing in Norway, and conservationists fear she's been killed by increasingly radical ranchers who want to see wolves wiped out. Police and conservationists are now teaming up to hunt the illegal hunters.
 

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