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PETITION - Protect Turtles From Over-Harvesting
Animals  (tags: turtles, nesting areas, breeding grounds, conservation, Habitat preservation, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection, over-harvesting, prevention of wildlife loss )

Sabine
- 38 days ago - forcechange.com
Turtle populations are declining in Iowa due to over-harvesting during breeding and egg-laying months. The state currently allows turtles to be trapped for commercial and sporting purposes year-round, causing the snapping turtle, spiny softshell turtle,

Animals  (tags: Turtles )

Michael
- 93 days ago - hakaimagazine.com
Ecotourism is only truly eco-friendly if it takes animalsâEUR(TM) schedules into account.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Punish Poachers for Killing Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: turtles, poaching, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, killing, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, animalrights )

Cal
- 151 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Hundreds of olive ridley sea turtle eggs are taken by poachers almost immediately after hatching each year from Morro Ayuta beach in Mexico.
Remove the Nets
Animals  (tags: sharks, nets, conservation, KwaZulu-Natal, petition, environmental impact, South Africa, dolphins, turtles, rays, animalcruelty, cruelty, endangered, protection, extinction, culling, environmental issues, protection, suffering, animalrights )

ShelliAwa
- 168 days ago - removethenets.com
Indicate your support for the removal of shark nets throughout KwaZulu-Natal.
Scientists Discover New Galapagos Tortoise Species, the First in a Century
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, turtles, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 193 days ago - csmonitor.com
Genetic testing has revealed that what was thought to be a single tortoise species inhabiting the ecologically rich archipelago are actually two species.
Animals-Keychains
Animals  (tags: animals-keychain, china, turtles, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, humans, wildanimals )

Lone
- 206 days ago - shopforyourcause.com
A scary trend is picking up on the streets of China, where vendors are selling live turtles and other amphibious animals in an enclosed plastic bag. The animals can only survive a few days until they suffocate or starve to death.
Thousands of Critically Endangered Turtles Rescued in the Philippines
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife trade, turtles, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered )

Cal
- 288 days ago - theguardian.com
3,831 Palawan forest turtles, as well as Asian leaf turtles and southeast Asian box turtles, are rescued from a terrible conditions in remote warehouse
TAKE ACTION NOW! Pledge To Save Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, turtles, protection, endangered )

Cal
- 293 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign this petition and pledge to use you butterfly credits to save at least one Sea Turtle this year.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Save the Bellinger River Snapping Turtle From Possible Extinction
Animals  (tags: endangered, turtles, protection, disease, humns, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 336 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The sad news recently is that a mysterious disease is affecting this rare species, almost pushing the Bellinger River Snapping Turtle on the brink of extinction.
IT'S MAY 23---Happy World Turtle Day!
Animals  (tags: turtles, World Turle Day, celebrate, reptilese, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, goodnews, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 345 days ago - aqua.org
This Saturday is World Turtle Day! Turtles, one of the oldest living species, have existed on Earth for roughly 150 million years
Pledge to Eat Only Turtle-Safe Seafood
Animals  (tags: Turtles, seafood, turtle safe, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 366 days ago - action.seaturtles.org
Around the world every day, industrial fishing takes sealife out of the ocean for restaurants, grocery stores, and our dinner tables.
The Unseen Slaughter Under The Sea - This Is A Global Problem - Petition
Animals  (tags: ghost nets, ocean, seas, fishing gear, trapping animals, marine animals, whales, sharks, dolphins, seals, turtles )

Dandelion
- 376 days ago - takepart.com
Abandoned and derelict fishing gear trap countless numbers of marine animals for years, decades, and perhaps even centuries. Whales dolphins seals turtles and sharks can become entangled in derelict fishing gear called ghost nets.
Stop All Sponsorship of Green Turtle and Shark Torture in Songkhla Aquarium ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, turtles, sharks, cruelty )

Cher
- 389 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Please help us stop all sponsorship to Songkhla Aquarium until this issue is resolved. As long as Songkhla Aquarium gets sponsorship money they will not stop torturing endangered animals for sake of entertainment and they will continue breaking
Stop Sea Turtle Farming ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, turtles, faming )

Cher
- 445 days ago - actnow.worldanimalprotection.org
Sea turtles crushed, stressed and diseased. Living with open wounds in waste-filled waters. Welcome to the Cayman Turtle Farm.
Help Save a Beautiful Australian Wetland From Being Made Into a Dump ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, turtles, australia wetland )

Angela
- 453 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Caley Valley wetlands provide natural filtration for the Great Barrier Reef, as a fish breeding site and turtles habitat, they serve as a nursery ground for juvenile fish and can host up to 40,000 water birds from 52 species at peak times.
 

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