START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Animals

Protect Endangered Turtles From Trap Nets - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Endangered, loggerhead turtles, nets, animal protection, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 51 days ago - forcechange.com
Every year, hundreds of endangered pacific loggerhead sea turtles off the coast of Southern California are killed by careless fisheries. The federal government failed to enforce a drift gillnet fishery closure in an area where loggerhead turtles.
Victory! More Than 739 Miles of U.S. Coastline Protected for Loggerhead Sea Turtles | The Beacon: Oceana's Blog
Animals  (tags: Loggerhead Turtles, Endangered Species Act, Florida, Habitat protection )

Kim
- 611 days ago - oceana.org
The 2011 Endangered Species Act requires the government to now designate critical habitat for Loggerheads. Public comments about the proposed protections, which are expected to take effect in 2014, can now be made to the government.
Loggerheads Need Your Help ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, loggerhead turtles, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1540 days ago - takeaction.oceana.org
While they have been able to survive many challenges, sea turtles are fighting for their very existence - because of human activity. Habitat destruction, capture in commerical fishing gear, poaching and pollution, including the Gulf of Mexico oil
Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes to List Loggerhead Turtle Species As Endangered
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, loggerhead turtles, environment, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1718 days ago - nationalparkstraveler.com
Loggerhead sea turtles, one of several turtle species that have come ashore to nest from Cape Hatteras National Seashore south to Gulf Islands National Seashore, are not doing well, population-wise. The species currently is being proposed for listed as
Federal Officials Recommend Listing Loggerhead Sea Turtles as An Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, loggerhead turtles, endangered, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1722 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
The federal government on Wednesday recommended an endangered-species listing for the loggerhead turtles in U.S. waters, a decision that could lead to tighter restrictions on fishing and other maritime trades.
Endangered Listing Eyed for US Loggerhead Turtles
Animals  (tags: loggerhead turtles, Endangered Species, protection )

Lone
- 1723 days ago - kentucky.com
BOSTON -- The federal government on Wednesday recommended an endangered-species listing for the loggerhead turtles in U.S. waters, a decision that could lead to tighter restrictions on fishing and other maritime trades
Restricting Fishing Time and Zones Will Save Many Mediterranean Loggerhead Turtles
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, loggerhead turtles, fishing, death, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1731 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Spanish scientists have studied how loggerhead turtle are caught in fishing gear, such as longline hooks, mass beachings and the effects of climate change on these rare turtles. In order to reduce captures of loggerheads without causing economic losses
Loggerhead Turtles Threatened
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, loggerhead turtles, threatened, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1908 days ago - redorbit.com
Loggerhead turtles are facing a heightened risk of extinction, due largely in part to commercial fishing, according to a new report.
Loggerhead Turtles at Risk of Extinction, Report Finds
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, loggerhead turtles, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1910 days ago - mnn.com
Increased commercial fishing will cause broad population declines across the globe in the coming years.
Australia. Loggerhead Turtles Safest in Queensland Waters
Animals  (tags: loggerhead turtles, marine animals, oceans, safe, queensland waters, reports, conservation )

Simone
- 1913 days ago - bymnews.com
The Bligh Government's world leading habitat protection program and support from local environmental heroes is proving a lifesaver for endangered loggerhead turtles nesting in eastern Australia. Premier Anna Bligh and Climate Change and Sustainability
Loggerhead Sea Turtle Deaths Prompt Lawsuit Threat
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, loggerhead turtles, deaths, lawsuit threat, endangered, extinction, humans, habitat, suffering, sadness, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2134 days ago - ens-newswire.com
GAINESVILLE, Florida, January 23, 2009 (ENS) - A coalition of conservation groups has notified the National Marine Fisheries Service of its intent to file a lawsuit as early as March if the agency does not act immediately to protect imperiled sea turtles
Save the Turtle
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, loggerhead turtles, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2226 days ago - thedaily.com.au
Coast residents are being asked to do their bit to protect endangered marine life. Sunshine Coast Regional Council marine turtle breeding program coordinator Julie O'Connor said it was important people who noticed loggerhead turtle tracks or nests repo
Scientists Call for Urgent Action to Prevent Loggerhead Turtle Disaster
Animals  (tags: loggerhead turtles, longline fishing, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2362 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Scientists from Earthwatch, the international environmental charity, fear that the longline fishing season will have a devastating impact on endangered loggerhead turtles in the Mediterranean Sea.
17 Loggerhead Turtles Strand Since January
Animals  (tags: loggerhead turtles, strandings, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, endangered, habitat, sadness, death, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2437 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Since January four loggerhead turtles have been found on beaches in the South West of England, and 13 more were recorded around the UK and Ireland. Cornwall Wildlife Trust is urging beach walkers to look out for marine turtles after another rare
Rare Turtle Is Rescued From Beach
Animals  (tags: loggerhead turtles, rescued, AnimalWelfare, endangered, animals, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2492 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
An endangered turtle normally found in waters around the Canary Islands has been rescued on a Cornish beach. The 50cm-long (20ins) loggerhead turtle was spotted by a dog walker on Blackrock Beach near Bude.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with loggerhead turtles

top story finders in Animals

1. Ljiljana Milic 208 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado 205 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 202 popular stories

4. Richard S. 198 popular stories

5. Laura H. 194 popular stories

6. Ana MESNER 192 popular stories

7. Carole K. 176 popular stories

8. Alexandra G. 170 popular stories

9. Slava R. 162 popular stories

10. Sharon l. 159 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!