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Six-Legged Octopus a World First..............
Animals  (tags: marinelife, octopus, 6legged )

- 2239 days ago -
MARINE experts have found what they claim is a world first - a six-legged octopus, or "hexapus", that they have christened Henry.
Getting Rid of 'Ghost Traps'
Animals  (tags: ghost traps, animals, marinelife, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2250 days ago -
State officials are reporting excellent results six years into a program to cut down on marine life needlessly killed in abandoned crab traps.That's demonstrated by a radical drop in the number of rogue traps that volunteers and state workers are finding
Antarctic Marine Life Under Threat From Warming Seas
Animals  (tags: predatory crabs and fish, returning, Antarctic, wildlife, marinelife, animals, protection, environment, habitat )

- 2257 days ago -
Predatory crabs and fish are poised to return to warming Antarctic waters for the first time in millions of years, threatening the shallow marine ecosystems surrounding Antarctica. Antarctic marine communities resemble the primeval waters of millions year
Animals  (tags: usa, marinelife, wildlife, whales, humpback whales, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 2262 days ago -
The giants of the deep are slow swimmers, which made them easy targets for whalers, who almost wiped them out. About 2,000 live in the north Pacific and are slowly coming back to their traditional areas around Vancouver Island, but are still listed as
Sharks Are Child's Play
Animals  (tags: australia, marinelife, wildlife, wildanimals, sharks, humans, habitat )

- 2262 days ago -
WELCOME to shark school, where students can sink their teeth into a bold new challenge: learning how to conquer their fears. Children as young as 10 are taught a greater respect for ocean predators by swimming with dozens of them in a new attraction at
Fisherman Raises Alarm on Indigenous Dugong Hunt
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wildanimals, marinelife, humans, habitat, endangered, dugong, hunt, killing )

- 2266 days ago -
A Northern Territory fisherman says all Australians should be concerned about the impact of Indigenous hunting on dugong stocks. Commercial barramundi fisherman Peter Manning says independent analysis is needed to assess the long-term sustainability of
Japan Whalers Off to Hunt Humpbacks
Animals  (tags: whales, hunt, slaughter, japan.humobackprotection, sealife, marinelife, endangered, cruelty, animalsuffering, sadness )

- 2347 days ago -
JAPAN'S whaling fleet set off today for the Antarctic Ocean trailed by environmentalists for a hunt that will include humpback whales for the first time.

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