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Australia's Sea Cows Struggle to Survive Poachers
Animals  (tags: habitat loss, humans, collisions, dugongs, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, humans, habitat, endangered, environment, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 78 days ago - takepart.com
The dugong, a cousin of the Florida manatee, also faces threats from habitat loss, boat collisions, and fishing.
ACTION ALERT: Shut Down the Dungng and Turtle Hunts in Australia!
Animals  (tags: australia, dugongs, oceans, turtles, butchered, slaughtered, cruelty )

Simone
- 226 days ago - fightittogether.com
Endangered and protected dugongs and sea turtles are currently being cruelly slaughtered in Australia to supply an illegal meat trade while the Australian government is protecting the perpetrators. (yes, still in 2014)
Put Turtles and Dugongs on the Election Agenda in QLD! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: turtles, dugongs, Australia, animals, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1012 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
Turtles and dugongs in far north Queensland are in deep water. Their numbers are dwindling and Queensland law is failing to protect them from brutal slaughter. But the coming QLD election may offer a glimmer of hope for these endangered animals.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Turtles and Dugongs From Cruelty in QLD !!!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, dugongs, wild life, slaughtered, cruelty, protection )

Simone
- 1588 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
Species of endangered turtles and vulnerable dugongs in far north Queensland have more than dwindling population numbers threatening their survival -- they are also often the victims of a barbaric traditional hunt. Whilst under most circumstances the
ACTION ALERT: Stop U.S. Military Base Expansion That Will Destroy Sea Turtle Coral Reef Habitat !!!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, dugongs, military base, sea turtle coral reef habitat, threatened )

Simone
- 1692 days ago - all-creatures.org
Endangered hawksbill and green sea turtles thrive in sensitive coral reefs that would be destroyed if the plans to expand the Okinawa base are approved. This delicate ecosystem full of endangered sea turtles, the endangered Okinawa dugong, and over 1,000
No to Military Base YES to Dugong Protection Area ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dugongs, protection, habitat, environment, wildlife )

Cher
- 1825 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On October 14th, the 4th International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Congress in Barcelona, Spain overwhelmingly adopted a motion, %u201CPromotion of Dugong during the UN 2010 International Year for Biodiversity (the Japanese government abstain
U.S. Military Base in Okinawa Threatens Rare Dugongs ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, military base, dugongs, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2011 days ago - animalrights.change.org
The U.S. and Japanese governments are planning to destroy the best remaining habitat of a unique and critically endangered marine mammal -- the Okinawa dugong. This dugong, a relative of the manatee, is a rare marine mammal that feeds in the seagrass
Take Action ! Dugong Population Under Threat From Commercial Fishing !
Animals  (tags: dugongs, population decline, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2116 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Thailand's dugong population is now under threat. Trawling and fishing by push net has caused a dramatic and continuous decline in the marine animal's population. According to official statistics, more than 10 dugongs have died over the past 4 months as
Aussie Scientists Perform Major Research on Gentle Mammal
Animals  (tags: dugongs, animals, marine life, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2399 days ago - tv3.co.nz
In Australia's Queensland, marine biologists are carrying out major research into one of the world's gentlest creatures. They are examining live dugongs, the mysterious creatures that ancient seafarers thought were mermaids. But they are endangered and
Sea Cows Will Be Protected
Animals  (tags: dugongs, sea cows, animals, protection, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2444 days ago - howrah.org
The Cabinet on Friday gave its approval to India joining the memorandum of understanding on conservation and management of dugongs and their habitats. Once in abundance and found in thousands in Gulf of Mannar, Palk Bay, Gulf of Kutch and Andaman islands
Whalers Attack Australia Over Dugongs
Animals  (tags: australia, japan, whaling, whales, dugongs, controversy, endangered, extinction, protection, habitat, humans )

Jacquelin
- 2454 days ago - thewest.com.au
Japanese whalers have attacked the Australian government over its support for harvesting dugongs by indigenous hunters, further intensifying the spat between the two countries over whaling. In a submission to the International Whaling Commission for it
Endangered Dugongs Found Dead in Abu Dhabi
Animals  (tags: dugongs, animals, AnimalWelfare, killed, protection, environment, habitat, endangered, death, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2560 days ago - middle-east-online.com
Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi Calls on public to help Protect endangered dugong. A team of field scientists from the Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi (EAD) this month came across two dugongs trapped in an abandoned drift Gillnet (Al Hayali)
Save the Dugongs - Stop the Expansion of Okinawa Base
Animals  (tags: Greenpeace, dugongs, US, Japan )

Eco
- 2645 days ago - greenpeace.org
Take action: Call on the Japanese government to save the feeding grounds of Okinawa's last dugongs from plans to expand the U.S. military base into the sea.
   

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