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Global Petition to Save the Vaquita Porpoise - the World's Most Endangered Marine Mammal Via Change.Org
Animals  (tags: Animals, Aquatic Animals, Porpoises, Endangered, Extinction, Killing, Animal Welfare, Wild Animals, Fishing )

Victoria
- 294 days ago - change.org
Petition by Save the Whales to the UN. Critically endangered, 200 Vaquita Porpoise are left in the world, they only live in shallow waters in the upper part of Mexico's Gulf of California. To save the species local gillnet fishing must be stopped.
Man Catches 200-Year-Old Fish in Alaska
Animals  (tags: Sitka, Alaska, Fishing, OMG, Photos, For The Win, 200-year-old rockfish )

Judy
- 438 days ago - ftw.usatoday.com
Fisherman Henry Liebman recently made a deep-sea catch he'll never forget, reeling in a record-setting shortraker rockfish.
End Subsidies on Commercial Fishing ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, fishing )

Cher
- 662 days ago - forcechange.com
To put an end to excessive government subsidies for commercial fishing fleets.
Stop the Super Trawler From Destroying Ecosystems & Over Fishing In Australia**Sign Petition***
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, fish, trawling, fishing, expploiting, overfishing, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, killing, death, ethics, environment, conservation, protection, endangered, slaughter )

Florence
- 767 days ago - communityrun.org
The FV Margiris is one of the worlds biggest fishing trawlers,with a history of over exploiting fish stocks.Please sign petition asking Australian Fisheries Minister to reject the trawling plans to plunder ecologically important Pelagic fish. Thanks
TAKE ACTION!: Cease Destructive Illegal Fishing In Indonesia's Komodo National Park. PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: FISHES, indonesia, fishing, marine life, national parks, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, death, cruelty, crime, habitat, protection, suffering, society, sadness, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife )

Jim
- 874 days ago - forcechange.com
The Komodo National Park in eastern Indonesia, home to the famed komodo dragon, is also home to an underwater world of brightly colored corals that provide a home for numerous invertebrates and fish. So beautiful and diverse is this ecosystem that it was
Animals Petition: Tell National Geographic Not To Glorify Bluefin Tuna Fishing. SIGN NOW!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, oceans, marine life, tunas, sadness, suffering, TV, documentaries, fishing, wildlife, death, cruelty, crime, endangered, environment )

Jim
- 890 days ago - forcechange.com
The National Geographic Channel is premiering 'Wicked Tuna' this weekend, a show that glorifies bluefin tuna fishing. For an organization that projects an image of education and conservation of nature, glorifying the hunt of an animal on the brink of exti
Oppose Fishery Expansion Into California's Sea Turtle Protected Area. PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: fishing, turtles, protection, suffering, wildanimals, oceans, endangered, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, animalrights, humans, society, abuse )

Jim
- 908 days ago - forcechange.com
The federal Pacific Fishery Management Council recently voted to expand California's drift gillnet fishery for sharks and swordfish into protected areas for the critically endangered Pacific leatherback sea turtle, the largest species of sea turtle in the
DEPRESSING: Stop the Use of Living Creatures in Key Chains. SIGN NOW!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, ethics, cruelty, death, protection, suffering, society, key chains, habitat, China, sadness, abused, fishes, turtles, oceans, fishing, crime )

Jim
- 920 days ago - forcechange.com
Plastic key chains containing a living fish or snake-necked turtle or a young giant salamander have become increasingly popular in China. Treating these sea creatures this way is horrific. The key chains are only about seven centimeters in length.
Ban Shark Finning/Fishing in Costa Rica. PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: sharks, cruelty, abuse, oceans, fishing, crime, death, finning, exploitationslaughter, killing, death, endangered )

Jim
- 938 days ago - change.org
Shark slaughter continues in Costa Rica. Taiwanese finning ships now dock illegally, at private facilities, to escape the reach of the law. The act is cruel, inhumaine and misrepresents a country recognized for biodiversity protection.
Animal Letter to Santa
Animals  (tags: Animal Life, rhino, dolphin, tuna, Madagascar, reptile, Chameleon, Gecko, Snake, fishing, rhino horn, exotic animal, manta ray, coral reef, marine life, endangered species, wildlife, boycott, poaching, santa, christmas, holiday, donate )

Deb
- 1013 days ago - bellaonline.com
Santa loves all creatures. When Animal Life lends a voice to wildlife, their needs are apparent, the necessity of giving becomes evident, and the spirit of humanitarianism is discovered.
ACTION ALERT: Protect the Ocean's Gentle Giants! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: oceans, gentle giants, fishing, whales sharks, caught, killed, protection laws )

Simone
- 1032 days ago - pewenvironment.org
The world's largest fish is threatened from tuna fishing boats in the western and central Pacific Ocean. Massive purse seine vessels with nets stretching up to a mile and extending 1,000 feet below the surface, cinch fish with a drawstring mechanism that
Take Action for Grey Nurse Sharks
Animals  (tags: sharks, threatened, fishing, commercial, wildlife, protection, endangered, conservation, environment, humans, extinction, law, killing )

Elena
- 1123 days ago - marineconservation.org.au
Please help the NSW Government write the chapter that ensures grey nurse sharks live happily ever after - take a few moments to send in a submission below telling them to ensure NSW becomes a safe haven for grey nurse sharks. We only have until Friday 26
The Bahamas Announces Ban on Commercial Shark Fishing
Animals  (tags: Sharks, Bahamas, ban, fishing, sale, import, export, fins, Chinese cuisine, global shark conservation, 2011 year of the Shark, endangered, extinction, Atlantic Ocean archipelago )

Rosemary
- 1166 days ago - diverwire.com
(DiverWire) - Sharks in the Bahamas can breathe more easily after the nation's government announced today that all commercial shark fishing in the approximately 630,000 square kilometers (243,244 square miles) of the country's waters is now prohibited.
Oregon Cuts Sturgeon Fishing Over Sea Lions
Animals  (tags: animals, sturgeon, white sturgeon, fish, fishing, population, protection, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, animalcruelty, habitat, society, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1318 days ago - seattletimes.nwsource.com
The fish's numbers have declined since California sea lions decided sturgeon is what's for dinner, and the only fix they've found was telling the other top predator on the river dividing Washington and Oregon - humans - that they can't have as many to eat
Dolphin By-Catch Includes Genetic Relatives
Animals  (tags: Dolphin, Genetic Relatives, fishing, death, life )

Nancy
- 1369 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Dolphins along coast of Argentina could experience a significant loss of genetic diversity because some of the animals that accidently die when tangled in fishing nets are related.
 

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