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

Animals

ACTION ALERT: Shut Down the Dungng and Turtle Hunts in Australia!
Animals  (tags: australia, dugongs, oceans, turtles, butchered, slaughtered, cruelty )

Simone
- 74 days ago - fightittogether.com
Endangered and protected dugongs and sea turtles are currently being cruelly slaughtered in Australia to supply an illegal meat trade while the Australian government is protecting the perpetrators. (yes, still in 2014)
The Marine Mammal Center ACTION
Animals  (tags: mammals, the maine mammal center, California, oceans, animalwelfare, wildlife )

Nancy
- 135 days ago - marinemammalcenter.org
See amazing videos; don't miss the pups down the page and the patient page video...! Pledge to preserve the integrity of the oceans and our marine life on the action page...
The World's Biggest Manta Ray Sanctuary Created
Animals  (tags: Indonesia, manta ray, sanctuary, protections, good news, wildlife, oceans, tourism )

Giana
- 149 days ago - news.discovery.com
Indonesia on Friday instituted the world's biggest manta ray sanctuary covering millions of square kilometers as it seeks to protect the huge winged fish and draw more tourists to the sprawling archipelago.
British Government: Introduce a Plastic Tax on UK Supermarkets and Manufacturers and Use the Funds for a Marine Cleanup Operatio
Animals  (tags: Plastic tax, supermarkets, Marine Wildlife, save, seas, oceans, animals )

Marie
- 205 days ago - change.org
Plastic is a major contaminant to the marine environment. It's well documented that is having a major impact on marine species in particular whales which through their massive migratons ingest so much plastic it kills them.
Stop the Industrial Destruction of the Deep Ocean - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Deep sea trawling, over fishing, cruelty, unsustainability, oceans, animals, animals tortured )

Marie
- 232 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We urge you to phase out the most destructive fishing practices in the Northeast Atlantic, especially deep-sea bottom trawling, and hope that members of your party will vote for the urgently needed protection of vulnerable deep-sea species and habitats.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Help Protect Delicate Dwarf Seahorses
Animals  (tags: wildlife, world, water, science, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, healthconditions, humans, globalwarming, endangered, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, environment, money, marketing, lies, dishonesty, corruption, business, animalwelf )

Kelly
- 260 days ago - change.org
I love Sea Horses, please help, thanx. We will compile and submit these comments then, but please continue to sign and share after this comment period because it's important to show the decision makers that people are keeping an eye on this issue.
Re-Post, Help Support The Coral Reef Conservation Act
Animals  (tags: oceans, pollution, protection, water, endangered, world, media, safety, conservation )

Borg
- 276 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In July of 2009, the Coral Reef Alliance led a coalition of forty-four marine conservation and stakeholder groups and more than one hundred marine scientists to ask the U.S. Congress to pass important coral reef legislation.
Anchovies Spark Humpback Feeding Frenzy in Monterey Bay
Animals  (tags: whales, sea lions, oceans, environment, photos, wildlife )

Judy
- 280 days ago - baynature.org
This year, an explosion of anchovies in the bay has provided a feast not only for humpback whales but also for sea lions, brown pelicans, and even the largest of all mammals, the blue whales. GREAT PHOTOS!
Whale Stays By the Side of Friend Tangled in Rope, Celebrates When She's Freed
Animals  (tags: animals, oceans, whales )

Shaheen
- 292 days ago - treehugger.com
The ocean can be a dark and perilous place, but much less so when you have a friend.
TAKE ACTION: Save Bluefin Tuna From Overfishing
Animals  (tags: wildlife, oceans, nature, protection, animals, endangered, animalrights, ethics, extinction )

Beverly
- 314 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Urge the National Marine Fisheries Service to end overfishing of bluefin tuna through key fishery management measures.
ACTION NEEDED Operation Trident" to End the Dolphin Slaughter in the Solomon Islands
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, world, nature, oceans, endangered, conservation, Solomon Islands, ecosystems, crime, violence, extinction )

Kelly
- 347 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The largest Dolphin slaughter in the world occurs not in Japanese Taiji or the Danish Faroes but in the Solomon Islands.
GREAT NEWS: Proposal Will Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtle Habitat in Coastal Waters Off Six States
Animals  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, habitat, nature, oceans, wildlife, water, animals, wildanimals, protection, GoodNews, environment, ethics )

JL
- 353 days ago - oceana.org
After a lawsuit from Oceana and other groups, the government has just proposed to protect 36 areas of ocean habitat across six states for loggerhead turtles.For five years, the government has ignored petitions to protect these turtles, despite their stat
Stop Big Oil's Attack on Whales! - Take Action!: NRDC's Save BioGems
Animals  (tags: environment, destruction, energy, pollution, protection, nature, endangered, habitatdestruction, world, oceans, whales, endangered, extinction, death )

Candy
- 366 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
I was dismayed to learn that the National Marine Fisheries Service(NMFS) which is under your authority, has issued a permit authorizing the Apache Alaska Corporation to take 30 beluga whales during the first year of its oil & gas exploration in Cook Inlet
Big Win for Sharks: European Union Bans All Shark Finning
Animals  (tags: sharks, fins, decline, oceans, ban, good news, European Union, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, environment, cruelty, protection, slaughter, sadness, suffering, wildanimals )

Giana
- 370 days ago - treehugger.com
Shark fishing and finning is responsible for the shockingly steep decline in the populations of our oceans' apex predators -- as much as 99% drop among several species. Sharks, a vital part of marine ecosystems, are disappearing throughout the world.
Greenpeace - Save Whales and Dolphins! Stop Seismic Testing
Animals  (tags: environment, oceans, Dolphins, Whales protection, destruction, nature, suffering, killing )

Candy
- 375 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The government's own reports estimate that at least 138,500 dolphins & whales including endangered species like the North Atlantic right whale & blue whale would be injured or killed if oil & gas companies are allowed to go forward.
 

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. Natasha Salgado 190 popular stories

2. Alexandra G. 189 popular stories

3. Ljiljana Milic 186 popular stories

4. Ana MESNER 181 popular stories

5. AniMae Chi 179 popular stories

6. Richard S. 165 popular stories

7. Laura H. 155 popular stories

8. Inge Bjorkman 151 popular stories

9. Carole K. 150 popular stories

10. Angela K. 120 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!