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PETITION |Endangered BIRDS Are Getting Tangled in Fishing Lines:Tell Members of Congress to PROTECT Them! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!
Animals  (tags: birs, albatross, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, death, extinction, suffering, wildlife )

- 1725 days ago -
Albatrosses and petrels spend years soaring over the open ocean, coming to land only to nest. But these magnificent birds are some of the most endangered birds on the planet and often die tragic deaths, becoming entangled in fishing lines and drowning.
The Majestic Endangered Albatross Bird (PHOTOS/VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: animals, albatross, birds, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, environment, animalwelfare )

- 2625 days ago -
A bird that lives as long in legends as it does life: The Albatross remains one of most majestic of all of the Antarctic birds. This rather stunning bird can be traced as far back as the time of the first modern mammals, over 50 million years.
Hopes Emerge for New Breeding Ground for Endangered Short-Tailed Albatrosses
Animals  (tags: protection, albatross, endangered, short-tailed, Hawaii, Japan, atoll, breeding ground, eggs, hopes, Torinoshima, volcanic eluption, risk, habitat )

- 2674 days ago -
A pair of short-tailed albatrosses found on a Japanese island was recently confirmed to have bred on Midway Atoll in Hawaii for the first time in history, stirring hopes that the U.S. atoll will become the third breeding ground in the world fot the birds.
Endangered Short-Tailed Albatross Nests in U.S. for First Time
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, albatross, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2687 days ago -
For the first time ever, the endangered short-tailed albatross has nested in the United States. Once thought extinct, the short-tailed albatross has been restricted to only two breeding sites in the world -Torishima and the Senkaku Islands in Japan.
Wanderer From a Distant Sea
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, albatross, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2831 days ago -
An Atlantic yellow-nosed albatross, emaciated and near death, appears on Lake Ontario, 10,000 kilometres from home
BBC Fund Helps to Keep Albatrosses Off the Hook
Animals  (tags: birds, albatross, wildlife, fishing, humans, protection, conservation, environment, endangered )

- 2865 days ago -
BirdLife seabird conservationists in Brazil have made a breakthrough with the protection of several species of imperiled albatross. Their efforts have shown that with simple measures around nine out of the ten albatrosses caught on longline fishing hook
Midway Island Lead a Deadly Mix for Albatross Chicks
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, albatross, environment, lead, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2996 days ago -
Despite being located in the National Wildlife Refuge, the Laysan Albatross nesting grounds at Midway are a lethal nesting ground for over 130,000 Laysan Albatross chicks since jurisdiction of Midway was transferred from the Navy to the Department of
Tuna Demand Threatens to Wipe Out Albatross, Conservationists Claim
Animals  (tags: tuna demand, destruction, humans, greed, albatross, threatened, endangered, extinction, conservationists )

- 3085 days ago -
The Atlantic and Mediterranean tuna stocks are one of the most heavily fished in the world as demand rises for the cheap fish. But a new study by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) warns that the method used to fish tuna is killing
An Albatross Dies Every Five Minutes
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, albatross, birds, death, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3086 days ago -
Once cursed with killing dolphins, tuna fishing is now being blamed for a shocking reduction in albatross numbers.
Albatross Chicks Full of Human Garbage
Animals  (tags: animals, albatross, birds, garbage, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3099 days ago -
These images depict the actual stomach contents of baby birds in one of the world's most remote marine sanctuaries, more than 2000 miles from the nearest continent
Bird-Friendly Fishing Techniques to Help Reduce Massive Number of Albatross Deaths
Animals  (tags: longline fishing, albatross, critically endangered, caught, killed, fishing practices, conservation, protection )

- 3196 days ago -
100,000 albatrosses are killed every year due to longline fishing activities - and four species of albatross are now critically endangered. Simple changes in fishing techniques can give these birds a chance.
Animals  (tags: relaxation, meditation, music, sunset, world, GoodNews, health, albatross, endangered species )

- 3239 days ago -
To all my friends who have helped the albatross campaign and to everyone on Care 2 who works tirelessly for animals everywhere please accept this little gift. Four minutes of complete relaxation. You all deserve it!
Wildlife Biologists Probe Mystery of Missing Albatross
Animals  (tags: albatross, missing colony, birds, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3310 days ago -
Wildlife biologists monitoring a little-known Laysan Albatross colony at Kuaokala in the Northern Wai'anae mountains discovered on Tuesday that the entire colony of up to 50 birds has disappeared in the last month.
Prince of Wales: We Should Protect the Albatross
Animals  (tags: albatross, Prince of Wales, protection, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildlife )

- 3343 days ago -
The Prince of Wales has called for new measures to protect the albatross, and spoken of the affection he developed for the birds while serving in the Royal Navy.
Lifeline for Endangered Albatross
Animals  (tags: albatross, killied, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3344 days ago -
The outlook for endangered seabirds looks better thanks to a scheme that reduces the numbers accidentally killed by the fishing industry.

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