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Help Sea Turtles in the Gulf of Mexico
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, oceans, oil spill, pollution, endangered, wildlife, protection, habitat, humans, animalwelfare, conservation, environment, death, law, suffering )

- 41 days ago -
All five species of sea turtles in the Gulf are either threatened or endangered. Scientists estimate that somewhere between 61,000 and 173,000 sea turtles, of all ages and species, were killed during the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster.
Save Hawksbill Turtles From Deadly Nets PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, sea turtles, endangered, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 93 days ago -
Hawksbill sea turtles inhabiting the eastern Pacific Ocean are one of the most endangered sea turtle populations on the planet. Less than 500 nesting females are estimated to remain, and the main cause of their population decline is unsafe fishing pr
SIGN PLEASE! Tell President Obama: Protect Sea Turtles From Shrimp Trawl Nets
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, bi-catch, TEDs, law, protection, animals, animalwelfare, killing )

- 135 days ago -
Sign our petition and tell President Obama to require TEDs in all shrimp trawl nets and save thousands of sea turtles each year >>
Iconic Sea Turtle Nesting Season Off to a Great Start
Animals  (tags: protection, goodnews, animals, animalwelfare, sea turtles, sea turtles nesting, animaladvocates, wildlife )

- 160 days ago -
Last year's nest totals in Georgia and the Carolinas were record-setting for loggerhead sea turtles. So far, this year's numbers are looking good as well.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Endangered Turtles and Drift Gillnets Don't Mix
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, endangered, animalcruelty, gillnets, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, protection, killing, cruelty, animaladvocates )

- 170 days ago -
Western Pacific leatherbacks have declined more than 80 percent over the last three generations and drift gillnet fishing is one of the deadly obstacles that these magnificent creatures face. Stretching over a mile long, drift gillnets ensnare and drown
SIGN PLEASE! Tell President Obama: Protect Sea Turtles From Shrimp Trawl Nets
Animals  (tags: TEDs, marine turtles, sea turtles, killing, overfishing, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 218 days ago -
Every year more than 50,000 sea turtles are killed by shrimp trawling nets in the Southeastern waters of the United States as non-targeted catch. Together, we can help protect these sea turtles.
Sea Turtles With Tumors Fill Florida Hospital
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, green sea turtles, fibropapillomatosis, tumors, herpes virus, the Turtle Hospital, Marathon, Florida, Florida Keys, US Fish and Wildlife Servic )

- 261 days ago -
As the population of green sea turtles rebounds in and around the Florida Keys, cases of fibropapillomatosis have exploded too.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama: Protect Sea Turtles From Shrimp Trawl Nets
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, TEDs, bicatch, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )

- 290 days ago -
Turtle Excluder Devices (TEDs) installed in shrimp trawl nets can save 97 percent of sea turtles caught, while also benefiting the U.S. shrimp fishery and protecting fish stocks for the future
Help Save the Lives From More Than 50,000 Sea Turtles ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, protection, rescued, ocean life, oceana )

- 327 days ago -
The seven species of sea turtles living in our oceans, all are listed as endangered or threatened. By taking these actions, we can save thousands of sea turtles and fish each year & expand the role of the U.S. as a leader in fishery management.
Stop Annual Hunt of Endangered Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: endangered, sea turtles, legal hunting season, activists, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, endangered, wildanimals )

- 387 days ago -
It will soon be legal hunting season to kill endangered sea turtles. Activists need to take action to try and stop this senseless hunt from taking place in order to better ensure that these majestic animals do not become extinct.
TAKE ACTION NOW! ST LUCIA; Stop Annual Hunt of Endangered Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: killing, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, sea turtles, sea turtles killing, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 388 days ago -
While it is illegal to harass sea turtles that are nesting, to destroy sea turtle nests, or to steal and sell sea turtle eggs, it is âEUR"unfortunatelyâEUR"not illegal to hunt three species of endangered sea turtles from early October to late December in the
TAKE ACTION NOW! Justice for Endangered Sea Turtle Used for Joyride
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, sea turtles )

- 392 days ago -
A 20-year-old Florida resident apparently thought it would be fun to take a joy ride on the back of an endangered sea turtle.Stand up for endangered sea turtles and encourage the stateâEUR(TM)s attorney general to seek maximum punishment against Moore if she
AUSTRALIA: Raine Island's Baby Turtles at Risk From Rising Sea Levels
Animals  (tags: rising sea levels, study, sea turtles, sea turtle births, endangered, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, animalwelfare )

- 460 days ago -
The research, published in the journal Royal Society Open Science, found that rising sea levels could threaten the viability of turtle eggs and lower the number of baby turtles successfully hatched.
Save Sperm Whales & Sea Turtles From the Secret Massacre Off Our California Coast ! SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, sea turtles, whales )

- 505 days ago -
Tell the Pacific Fisheries Management Council that you care about endangered sperm whales and sea turtles. Ask them to take action to close this deadly drift net fishery once and for all.
Take Action: Help Protect Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, animalrights, animalcruelty, conservation, endangered, environment, ocean, protection, killing, suffering, wildanimals )

- 513 days ago -
Act now: Ask fishery managers to maintain sea turtle protections. Ask fishery managers to reject harmful fishing gear in their protection areas.

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