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TAKE ACTION NOW! CALIFORNIA:Stop the Killing of Dolphins and Whales in Drift Gillnets
Animals  (tags: GILLNETS, BICATCH, MARINE MAMMALS, SHARKS, DOLPHINS, WHALES, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, killing )

Cal
- 253 days ago - act.oceana.org
Help stop this atrocity. Sign to tell California legislators and Governor Jerry Brown to support AB 2019 and ban deadly drift gillnets from waters off California.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mexico: Save Endangered Sea Turtles From Deadly Gillnets
Animals  (tags: turtles, gillnets, bi-catch, death, sea turtles, Sea Turtle Restoration Project, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildanimals, killing )

Cal
- 313 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We stand with organizations such as the Sea Turtle Restoration Project in asking you to ensure fishery gear doesn't jeopardize the lives of loggerhead sea turtles."
Nearly Half a Million Seabirds Die in Gillnets Every Year, But Solutions Exist
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, suffering, death, seabirds, gillnets )

Cal
- 367 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A recent study from the Biological Conservation journal brings shocking news: every year across the globe, an estimated 400,000 seabirds are killed by gillnets.
The World's Most Endangered Marine Mammal Can Be Saved With One Simple Change
Animals  (tags: gillnets, banning, Gulf of California, vaquita, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, endangered, environment, humans, protection, sadness, suffering )

Giana
- 493 days ago - takepart.com
If gillnets were banned in the upper Gulf of California, the population of the vaquita porpoise would almost certainly recover, say scientists.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Walls of Death Floating in the Pacific
Animals  (tags: pollution, fish, world, protection, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, humans, green, government, politics, overfishing, gillnets, animals, wildlife, suffering, protection, killing )

Cal
- 549 days ago - act.oceana.org
Act now to save the Mola mola and other wildlife from deadly drift gillnets.
ACTION ALERT: Is It OK to Kill 104 Australian Sea Lions!! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sea lions, slaughtered, gillnets, killed, marine animals australian government, protection, wildlife )

Simone
- 1253 days ago - amcs.org.au
The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) has recently put in new management plans to improve a fishery that catches sharks using gillnets, but inconceivably they allow up to 104 Australian sea lions to be drowned in nets, before the fishery
Millions of Sea Turtles Are Killed as 'Collateral Damage' in the Race for Fish
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, wildlife, sea turtles, death, fisheries, hooks, nets, gillnets, longlines, trawls )

Beatrice
- 1681 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Millions of sea turtles have become the unintended victims of a failure to properly manage the worlds' fisheries, with more and more of their habitats clogged with hooks and nets, an important new report has revealed.
   

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