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Stop the NRA's Lead-Poisoning Legislation
Animals  (tags: NRA, Sportsmen's Heritage Act, EPA, toxic lead, animals, birds, fish, environment, House of Representatives )

- 1231 days ago -
The National Rifle Association successfully lobbied the House of Representatives to pass the Sportsmen's Heritage Act in April, a law aimed at preventing the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating toxic lead in hunting ammunition.
Animals  (tags: marine animals, fish, corals, oceans, deaths, suffering, captivity )

- 1257 days ago -
Of the marine animals who are captured in the wild, 90 percent do not survive the journey to aquariums. Roughly half die from poisoning when trappers douse the reefs with chemicals--often fatal to the reefs as well--in order to stun the animals and catch
Protect Threatened River Herring and Shad ACTION US
Animals  (tags: conservation, animalwelfare, protection, wildlife, fish )

- 1275 days ago -
The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will meet in June to decide how to protect river herring and American shad at sea. This is your opportunity to help save these treasured species. Send a letter to the council today.
Reimplement Protection for Vulnerable Fish Populations in the South Atlantic ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, fish, protection, environment, habitat )

- 1278 days ago -
Reimplement protection for snappers and groupers in the South Atlantic
Stop Live Packaging of Pets! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: China, fish, turtles, packages, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, cruelty, crime, death, ethics, protection, suffering )

- 1330 days ago -
We were shocked and saddened to see this inhumane product!!! On a commercial street in China, defenseless little turtles and fish are found packaged as live souvenir keyrings!! To our horror these poor little turtles and fish are left still alive.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Protect the Future of Fish
Animals  (tags: FISH, OVERFISHING, overfishnig, wildlife, wildanimals, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

- 1336 days ago -
Please sign the petition urging fishery managers in the U.S. South Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico to establish new protections for spawning grounds and critical habitat for iconic snapper and grouper species.
Clean Water for Healthy Animals
Animals  (tags: environment, animalwelfare, conservation, habitat, oil spills, sea turtles, fish, salmon, climate, CO2, carbon dioxide, seawater, freshwater, ice, water vapor, acid rain, tar sands, keystone xl, Ogallala Aquifer, drinking water, irrigation, wildlife )

- 1345 days ago -
Water is the only compound on Earth to exist in liquid, solid, and gaseous forms. Each of these naturally occurring conditions are vital to sustaining animal life.
Coral Reef Cam Shows Where Large Fish Hang Out
Animals  (tags: fish, habitat, environment )

- 1375 days ago -
Gimme shelter. That's what fish need, in part, when it comes to coping with climate change. These pics, from scientists in Australia, show what type of habitat that large reef fish prefer ... and depend on to survive. They come from an underwater camera.
Stop Living Creatures Being Sold As Keyrings! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: turtles, fish, animals, keyrings, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, cruelty, environment, habitat, protection, pets, suffering )

- 1384 days ago -
Living sea creatures are being captured and sold as keyrings! This is disgusting and should not be allowed!! Live fish and small turtles sealed in plastic keychains have become increasingly popular items sold at subway entrances and train stations..
Worst Fish-Kill in Recent Times Off Guyana and Suriname
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, fish, animalwelfare, animals, death, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1398 days ago -
In what authorities believe is one of the worst fish-kills in recent times, a lot of Curiass is being washed up on the Guyanese and Surinamese foreshores, apparently due to murky Atlantic Ocean waters and the discharge of freshwater into the sea.
Lawsuit Filed for Failing to Protect Whales, Dolphins, Seals, More
Animals  (tags: whales, seals, dolphins, fish, navy, test, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, cruelty, humans, protection )

- 1399 days ago -
Conservationists and American Indian groups filed a lawsuit Thursday against the National Marine Fisheries Services (NMFS) alleging the group has failed to protect thousands of whales, dolphins, seals, porpoises and sea lions from U.S. Navywarfare....
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, death, fish, fisherman, fish, wildlife, animalwelfare, sadness )

- 1411 days ago -
"When I took a closer notice, I saw that the fish were actually dying. They were disorientated and acting as if they were oxygen-deprived," Mr McPhee said. "You see even more on top of the water swimming in circles and on to the shore as if....
Zimbabwe: 31 Zambian Fish Poachers Arrested
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, animals, cruelty, fish )

- 1432 days ago -
THIRTY-ONE Zambians have been arrested for poaching fish and fishing in prohibited zones along the Zambezi River in an operation in which police also recovered eight commercial fishing rigs
Promote the Recovery of the Endangered Gulf Sturgeon ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, recovery, fish, endangered, habitat )

- 1457 days ago -
The gulf sturgeon is an ancient fish, with its ancestral branches reaching back to the age of the dinosaurs. However, recent environmental conditions have led to increased risk of extinction for these prehistoric fish. Gulf sturgeon are migratory and

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