START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Animals

Protect Our Hammerhead Sharks
Animals  (tags: sharks, hammerhead sharks, endangered, animalwelfare, environment, habitat, humans, suffering, protection, oceans, law, slaughter, wildlife, death, conservation )

Sara
- 158 days ago - marineconservation.org.au
Globally, shark populations are in decline and many species are threatened, largely due to fishing pressure and other human impacts. This includes three species of hammerheads killed in Australian fisheries, the great hammerhead, the scalloped hammerhead.
Save Marine Life
Animals  (tags: marine life, NSW Premier Mike Baird, oceans, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, wildlife )

Lone
- 291 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
NSW Premier Mike Baird wants to be an oceans champion, but pressure is growing for him to expand deadly netting on NSW beaches. Sign the petition to ask him to implement a policy based on fact, not fear.
Save Whales From Dying in Nets
Animals  (tags: whales, wildanimals, killed, killing, oceans, nets, swordfish, habitat, humans, cruelty, conservation, law, suffering )

Sara
- 305 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Add your name to join Oceana in demanding immediate protections for whales and get these nets out of the water before it s too late.
Commend Crackdown on Illegal Shark Killing
Animals  (tags: sharks, shark finning, cruelty, extinction, protection, suffering, endangered, conservation, wildlife, oceans, animal rights, animal welfare, animal crueltyslaughter, crime, GoodNews )

Diana
- 328 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise recent seizure of over 2,000 pounds of shark fins by the California Department of Wildlife - it's at least a good beginning but more needs to be done to save the sharks!
Sea Shepherd Found Guilty In Danish Court Of Defending Pilot Whales
Animals  (tags: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Pilot Whales, Faroe Islands, environment, oceans, wildlife, animalcruelty, protection )

Fiona
- 353 days ago - seashepherd.org
8/6/2015 Netherlands-based marine conservation charity, Sea Shepherd Global, and five Sea Shepherd volunteer crewmembers were found guilty in a Danish court of breaking the Faroe Islands Pilot Whaling Act. From Sea Shepherd Web Page, directly.
Save Sperm Whales & Sea Turtles From the Secret Massacre Off Our California Coast
Animals  (tags: drift net fishery, oceans, whales, sea turtles, sharks, whales, dolphins, sea lions, cruelty, death, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 509 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Take Action! Tell the Pacific Fisheries Management Council that you care about endangered sperm whales and sea turtles. Ask them to take action to close this deadly drift net fishery once and for all.
Support the EU Fisheries Commissioner to End Overfishing ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, fish, oceans, wildlife, suffering )

CherAWAY
- 526 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Encouraged by hundreds of thousands of people, decision-makers agreed in 2013 an historic reform of the Common Fisheries Policy that aims to end EU overfishing.
Nudibranches Stand Out in Any Ocean: Photos
Animals  (tags: habitat, mollusk, oceans, sea slugs, photos )

Giana
- 534 days ago - news.discovery.com
Meet the nudibranch. It's a bottom-dwelling mollusk that's in oceans everywhere. Often termed a sea slug, it shares molluskhood with creatures such as snails, slugs, and limpets.
Urge World Leaders To Protect Penguins
Animals  (tags: penguins, oceans, Antarctic, Pew Charitable Trusts, International Leaders )

Dandelion
- 551 days ago - advocacy.pewenvironment.org
ItâEUR(TM)s time for international leaders to step up and make the right decision for the future of penguins and the health of some of the worldâEUR(TM)s incredible ocean spaces.
Protect Nemo From Warming Oceans PETITION
Animals  (tags: clown fish, oceans, protection )

Anna
- 606 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Please sign the petition below urging the government to protect the orange clownfish from climate change and other threats.
Protect the Vaquita!
Animals  (tags: Vaquita, oceans, fishing, abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals )

Sara
- 610 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
The vaquita is a rare porpoise that lives only in the Gulf of California in Mexico. They're shy and rarely seen - except when they are pulled up to the surface, dead, in nets.
Take Action to Save Silky Sharks!
Animals  (tags: silky sharks, abuse, abused, animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, oceans, society, suffering, wildanimals )

Sara
- 627 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Please join us in respectfully asking these nations to change their stance and vote to include silky sharks in the CMS Appendix II, which will extend transboundary protections to the sharks. The critical vote is this Sunday, Nov. 9th so it is urgent!
Princes and John West: Stop Trashing Our Oceans
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, marine life, oceans, sharks, rays, turtles, tuna, fishing, conservation, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness )

Sara
- 644 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
The shocking footage above comes from tuna fishing operations using Fish Aggregation Devices (FADs). They attract all types of marine life, including sharks, rays and turtles, which get caught in giant nets before being tossed overboard, dead or dying.
Salmon Come Home! Support Salmon Recovery & See Salmon Spawn
Animals  (tags: salmon, salmon migration, rivers, oceans, habitat destruction, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, environment, habitat, humans, law, protection, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 645 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Take Action: Help salmon in northern California and southern Oregon by writing a letter below urging the states to implement the recovery plan. Please customize your letter and let the Governor's know why coho matter to you.
Take Action for Bluefin Tuna - To Sign Please - Thank You!
Animals  (tags: Blue fin tuna, petition, endangered, fish, oceans, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 662 days ago - action.seaturtles.org
Atlantic bluefin tuna are one of the fastest and largest fish in the sea. Despite their speed and size.
 

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 oceans

top story finders in Animals

1. Ljiljana Milic 134 popular stories

2. Animae C. 133 popular stories

3. Carole K. 132 popular stories

4. Laura H. 131 popular stories

5. Mary T. 131 popular stories

6. Dawn W. 129 popular stories

7. Liz W. 118 popular stories

8. Lawren R. 116 popular stories

9. Ted W. 115 popular stories

10. GGmaSheila D. 115 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!





New to Care2? Start Here.