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Demand Japan End Scientific Whaling ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: whaling industry, Japan whaling, ocean life )

- 24 days ago -
Japan announced that this year (2015) they would resume their whaling program. Their whaling process, which they have named "scientific whaling", involves the process of slaughtering whales for "research purposes" !
Save the Great Barrier Reef: Help Strengthen Environmental Laws ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, rescued, ocean life )

- 49 days ago -
At a time when the Great Barrier Reef and some of Australia's most beloved places are under unprecedented threat, the government wants to shirk their responsibility to protect our national treasures.
Save the Green Sea Turtle ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: turtle rescue, protection, ocean life )

- 58 days ago -
The Green Sea Turtle is an endangered species. The turtles and their eggs are hunted for food, many turtles die caught in fishing nets and real estate development causes habitat loss by eliminating nesting beaches. Save them before it's too late!
Brazil - Please Crack Down on Illegal Trade of the Pirarucu Fish ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Amazonas, protection, wildlife, ocean life )

- 100 days ago -
Due to overfishing and habitat degradation, this fish is being threatened in different parts of the world; riverbank dwellers and biologists in the Amazon are working together to save the pirarucu.
Animals  (tags: seismic testing, ocean life, protection, rescued )

- 100 days ago -
The over-fishing is bad enough, but adding seismic "exploration" of the Oceans will prove fatal to ALL Life on Mother Earth. It will have a domino effect equal to that of climate change.
Save the Green Turtle From Extinction ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: protection, turtles, ocean life, extinction )

- 100 days ago -
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.
TAKE ACTION NOW - Send An SOS to Save Our Sanctuaries ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ifaw, marine life, protection, ocean life )

- 104 days ago -
The Abbott Government 'review' of the marine reserve network is a waste of time and money and flies in the face of everything we have fought for. Marine sanctuaries offer much-needed protection for our marine life.
Urge the Secretary of the Interior to Abandon the Plan to Allow Seismic Testing in the Atlantic! ACTION
Animals  (tags: none )

- 827 days ago -
For the first time in 30 years the Obama Administration plans to open up the Atlantic Ocean from Florida to the New Jersey border to high-intensity seismic airgun exploration for offshore oil and gas.
SignOn.Org - Demand The US Navy Stop Harrassing And Killing Whales & Dolphins!
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Ocean Life, Marine Life Welfare, Demand the US Navy/NOAA Stop Killing Wha, ACTION! )

- 853 days ago -
The US Navy has permission to kill, maim & harass 7,956 whales and 100,000 dolphins per year. Now they want to increase the killing. Tell the Department of Fisheries/NOAA to stop issuing permits for this slaughter! Sign our petition & share with friends!!
Animals  (tags: shark nets, australian government, australian waters, ocean life, marine life, turtles, sharks, threatened )

- 1378 days ago -
In shark threatened waters (and sometimes even those that are not) they are not the government put up shark nets to trap sharks swimming in like mice in a mousetrap. if this wasn't cruel enough only a fraction of the animals these nets catch are sharks.
Dead Whales Foster Ocean of Life
Animals  (tags: Whales, crabs, Ocean Life, sea animals )

- 1541 days ago -
Entire generations of crabs, worms and other deep-sea animals can survive for years on a single whale carcass.When a whale dies and falls to the sea floor, the carcass is a boon to generations of crabs and bone-eating worms and snails, gruesome experiment
Deep-Sea Sharks Protected as EU Sets Fish Quotas
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, sharks, ocean life, wildlife, wildanimals, animaladvocates, protection, humans, endangered )

- 1553 days ago -
European fisheries ministers have agreed minor cuts to quotas for some vulnerable deep-sea fish and more stringent measures to protect rare sharks.
First Census of Ocean Life Uncovers 6,000 New Species
Animals  (tags: Ocean Life, Species, migrating, uncovers )

- 1609 days ago -
Taking a census of marine life is not as easy as knocking on doors. But after a 10-year effort that included diving into icy waters, guiding robots into pitch-black depths and laying out a vast network of microphones to spy on migrating fish....
Giant Manta
Animals  (tags: ocean life, manta ray, Marine Wildlife, underwater photography, underwater, video, video evidence )

- 1618 days ago -
Giant Manta takes camera

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