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Humpback Whales Could Be Removed From Endangered Species List in 2014
Animals  (tags: Humpback whales, endangered losing from list, save, sad news, animals, animals )

Marie
- 105 days ago - treehugger.com
After being almost hunted to extinction, Humpback whales were added to the U.S. list of endangered species in 1988. Adults can be 40-50 feet long and weigh around 80,000lbs.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Hunting of Humpback Whales in Greenland! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: humpback whales, endangered, survival, slaughter, greenland, protection, laws, legalisation )

Simone
- 680 days ago - forcechange.com
The humpback whale is an endangered species. Despite this, the International Whaling Commission has authorized the hunting of these noble creatures in Greenland. To protect this magnificent animal from extinction, we must ban all hunting of humpbacks
New Wintering Grounds for Humpback Whales Discovered Using Sound
Animals  (tags: Humpback Whales, Sound, Wintering )

Anna
- 1134 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Researchers have made a remarkable new discovery regarding humpback whale wintering grounds.
Sick Whale 'May Have Scoliosis'
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, humpback whales, marine mammals, sick animals, suffering, wildanimals, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1157 days ago - belfasttelegraph.co.uk
US experts in Hawaii believe a sick whale spotted off the coast of Kauai may be suffering from scoliosis or curvature of the spine. It is a rare disorder but scientists say they have seen it in other marine mammals such as dolphins.
Where Do Whales Winter?
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, Humpback whales, marine mammals, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, habitat, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1187 days ago - foxnews.com
When thinking of traveling to the Dominican Republic,many things come to mind:a tropical drink,sandy beaches,upscale, all-inclusive resorts.An often overlooked fact about the island of Hispaniola is the seasonal prominence of humpback whales off the coast
ACTION ALERT: Stop Greenland's Humpback Hunt ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: greenland, whales, whaling, killing, humpback whales, oceans, protection, marine mammals, cruelty, destruction )

Simone
- 1288 days ago - secure2.wdcs.org
Greenland's Ministry of Fisheries has announced that it will allow a hunt of nine humpback whales to start immediately, despite the fact that this decision violates International Whaling Commission (IWC) regulations clearly specifying that this quota of
Save the Whales - Tell Greenland to Stop Killing Humpbacks - Take Action
Animals  (tags: whales, humpback whales, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, death, cruelty, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, killing, slaughter, wildlife )

Michelle
- 1289 days ago - change.org
At this year's June meeting of the 88-member nation International Whaling Commission (IWC), Greenland's indigenous people were given the right to hunt 27 humpback whales over a three-year period beginning September 2010. The self-governing territory will
Humpback Whale Off the Isle of Man
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, humpback whales, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1356 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
On Friday 23rd July, a research team from Manx Basking Shark Watch photographed a humpback whale around 6 miles off Peel, on the West Coast of Isle of Man. The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group (IWDG) compared the photos with the Irish Humpback whale
ACTION ALERT: Help the IWC Make the Right Decision: Email European Ministers Now !!
Animals  (tags: humpback whales, greenland, whaling, EU members, whale protection )

Simone
- 1502 days ago - e-activist.com
The Humpbacks need our help again. Please e-mail EU members urging them to reject a proposal for Greenland to increase its whale hunts to include humpback whales.
Two Humpbacks Freed From Fishing Nets in Mexico
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, humpback whales, entangled, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1526 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
What started out as a normal morning of whale watching in Mexico's Bay of Banderas turned into a rescue mission to release two Humpback whales that had become entangled in an illegal fishing net.
Whale Songs Get Quieter as Numbers Increase
Animals  (tags: whale songs, silence, quieter, humpback whales, population increasing, survivors )

Simone
- 1586 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Experts say that the pitch level of the sounds whales send across the vast expanses of the ocean to attract potential mates has been steadily creeping downward for the past few decades. Mark McDonald, of WhaleAcoustics in Bellvue, Colorado, and a
Help Save the Lives of Humpback Whales ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, humpback whales, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment )

Cher
- 1678 days ago - wdcs.org
Help us prevent the unnecessary deaths of 10 humpback whales a year. Please e-mail EU members urging them to reject a proposal for Greenland to increase its whale hunts to include humpback whales.
Humpback Whales Off Santa Barbara Are Big on People Watching! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, humpback whales, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1695 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
If you appreciate marine mammals and you have not taken a trip this summer aboard the Condor Express out of Santa Barbara, you're missing out.
Diver's Close Encounter With Humpback Whale
Animals  (tags: animals, humpback whales, humans, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1700 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
These incredible pictures show the heart-stopping moment a diver came eye-to-eye with a colossal humpback whale.
Humpback Whales on Rocky Road to Recovery;
Animals  (tags: humpback whales, conservation, recovery, endangered, ocean acidification )

Simone
- 1706 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
The National Marine Fisheries Service announced today that it will review the endangered status of humpback whales to determine if the classification is accurate. Humpbacks were listed as endangered in 1970; the upcoming review could result in removing
 

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