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Expand Marine Sanctuaries to Block Offshore Oil
Animals  (tags: Marine Wildlife, wildlife, whales, seals, turtles, sea birds, protection, conservation, law, whales, environment, habitat, AnimalWelfare )

- 977 days ago -
California's National Marine Sanctuaries preserve one of the world's most productive marine ecosystems from the devastating impacts of the oil and gas industry. The Gulf of the Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary boundaries are now up...
Australia Action Alert: Help Save the Tropical Sealife!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, sea, marine wildlife, corals )

- 1438 days ago -
Help drive home the message that the incredible wildlife and habitats of tropical North West and Northern Australia are too precious to lose.
Vast Shark Sanctuary Created in Pacific
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, conservation, endangered, marine wildlife, sharks, shark sanctuary, Marshall Islands, good news )

- 1461 days ago -
The Marshall Islands government has created the world's largest shark sanctuary, covering nearly two million sq km (750,000 sq miles) of ocean. The Pacific republic will ban trade in shark products and commercial shark fishing throughout its waters.
South Africa: Minister Declares Marine Protected Area
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, protection, habitat, environment, conservation )

- 1477 days ago -
The new Amathole MPA is an important addition to South Africa's network of coastal marine protected areas. It comprises three separate marine areas, the Gxulu, Gonubie and Kei areas
What Is Killing Killer Whales?
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, marine wildlife, marine mammals, whales, apex predators, chemicals, environment, pollution, threat )

- 1494 days ago -
Marine experts are concerned about an invisible threat to the animals that has been building in our seas since WWII. That was when industries began extensively using chemical flame retardants, such as PCBs - and their legacy lives on in the world's seas.
Preserving 4 Percent of the Ocean Could Protect Most Marine Mammal Species, Study Finds
Animals  (tags: whales, endangered, AnimalWelfare, marine wildlife, marine life, walruses, animalwelfare, animals, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1495 days ago -
Preserving just 4 percent of the ocean could protect crucial habitat for the vast majority of marine mammal species, from sea otters to blue whales, according to researchers at Stanford University and the National Autonomous University of Mexico.
Charities Demand Action to Protect Marine Species
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, habitat loss, pollution, Pollution Killing Animals, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animalwelfare, animals, habitat, environment )

- 1620 days ago -
A COALITION of charities has warned Scotland's marine environment is deteriorating despite legislation that was brought in to protect threatened creatures and habitats.
Japan: 50 Melon-Headed Whales Stranded on Ibaraki Shore; 22 Rescued
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, melon-headed whale, marine mammals, marine wildlife, japan, wildanimals, stranded whales, rescued, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1671 days ago -
About 50 melon-headed whales were found to have beached on the shore in Kashima, Ibaraki Prefecture, in eastern Japan Friday night and 22 were rescued and returned to the sea on Saturday by authorities and local volunteers.
Giant Manta
Animals  (tags: ocean life, manta ray, Marine Wildlife, underwater photography, underwater, video, video evidence )

- 1833 days ago -
Giant Manta takes camera
The 13 Most Endangered Sea Creatures
Animals  (tags: Endangered Species, wildlife, extinction, Marine Wildlife, conservation )

- 2015 days ago -
Despite the threat, no marine species received additional protection by the UN CITES convention
Taiji -Japan, and the Masacare of Dolfins
Animals  (tags: Japan, dolfins, taiji, slaughter, masacare, Marine Wildlife, animalrights )

- 2046 days ago -
The Cove (2009)-A Must See-Using state-of-the-art equipment, a group of activists, led by renown dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry, infiltrate a cove near Taijii, Japan to expose both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.
Protected Zones Will Help to Save Britain's Marine Wildlife
Animals  (tags: marine act, bill, welfare, protected areas, marine wildlife, protection )

- 2156 days ago -
An exotic underwater world of seahorses, sharks and corals that surrounds the coast of Britain is to be given greater protection under new legislation coming into force this week. The long-awaited Marine Act will allow conservation groups to map sites
Last Chance to Save Our Seas?
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, mamals, laws, legislation, climate change, whales, humans, habitat destruciton )

- 2273 days ago -
As the long-awaited UK Marine and Coastal Access Bill comes close to being finalised in parliament, new WWF research confirms how much of our marine life is under threat - from over-fishing, oil and gas drilling and climate change.
Sick Sea Critters Aided By Marine Mammal Center
Animals  (tags: Sea lions, Marine Wildlife, Marine Mammal Center, animals, animalwelfare, environment, humans, investigation, protection, rescued, suffering, wildanimals, sadness, wildlife )

- 2303 days ago -
A recent surge in weakened and malnourished sea lions found along the Northern California coast is mystifying scientists and keeping workers hopping at the newly expanded Marine Mammal Center.

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