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Marine Protected Areas Deemed Largely Ineffective
Animals  (tags: overfishing, restricted fishing, protection, humans, animals, environment )

Cal
- 505 days ago - enn.com
Protecting large, isolated areas of no-take zones for over 10 years with strong enforcement is the key to effective Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), according to a letter published this week in Nature
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge NOAA to Strengthen Proposed Bluefin Tuna Protections
Animals  (tags: overfishing, tuna, protection, activism, environment, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 653 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Join us in calling for greater bluefin protections in the Gulf of Mexico, a strict limit on bluefin mortality, and increased monitoring of longline fleets.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Whales and Other Marine Life Being Killed in Nets
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, marine animals, turtles, bi-catch, overfishing, protection, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, wildlife )

Cal
- 758 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Mile-long nets left to soak overnight are meant to catch swordfish, but instead they trap whales, seals, dolphins, sea lions and thousands of fish -- wastefully robbing the ocean of its life.
Could California's Salmon Make a Comeback?
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, Pacific salmon, overfishing, endangered, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 768 days ago - onearth.org
After years of decline, the rich human community that depends on California's salmon runs may at last be rebounding
TAKE ACTION NOW! Walls of Death Floating in the Pacific
Animals  (tags: pollution, fish, world, protection, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, humans, green, government, politics, overfishing, gillnets, animals, wildlife, suffering, protection, killing )

Cal
- 774 days ago - act.oceana.org
Act now to save the Mola mola and other wildlife from deadly drift gillnets.
TAKE ACTION NOW! SUPPORT RECYCLING IN AUSTRALIA AND HELP PREVENT MASS BIRD KILLINGS
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, recycling, business, overfishing, birds, seabirds, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, conservation, protection, environment )

Cal
- 865 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
Right now, a group of beverage industry giants led by Coca Cola are taking the Northern Territory Government to court for starting the territory's first ever 'Cash for Containers' recycling scheme. If Coca Cola's lawyers win the case, it could slam the br
Fishers Fight Over Dwindling Catch in El Salvador
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, overfishing, birds, seabirds, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, conservation )

Cal
- 875 days ago - ipsnews.net
A ban on bottom trawling is vital to preserve marine life in this small Central American country, experts say. But the fall in fish stocks is also due to other factors, such as pollution and climate change, they say.
24 Hours to Save Our Fish!
Animals  (tags: industrial fisherie, Europe, overfishing, vote )

Angelika
- 878 days ago - avaaz.org
Industrial fishing fleets are vacuuming up our fish - we may soon run out! But in less than 24 hours the EU could vote for a bold new plan to end overfishing. Send an urgent message to Europe's key decision makers View 1st comment for instructions!
Phantom Fishing Nets Endangering Marine Turtles in Northern Australia
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, marine animals, turtles, bi-catch, overfishing, protection, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, wildlife )

Cal
- 898 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Australia's national science agency, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) scientists working with GhostNets Australia and Indigenous rangers are identifying hotspots where lost fishing nets are threatening marine biodiversi
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Bald Eagles and Atlantic Wildlife
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, overfishing, birds, seabirds, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, conservation )

Cal
- 942 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Some of the world's most amazing migrations culminate every year in wildlife feeding frenzies along the Atlantic coast, but these events are threatened by industrial fishing at sea. River herring and shad travel hundreds of miles from the ocean to rivers,
Can Overfished Tuna Be Saved?
Animals  (tags: overfishing, tuna, protection, animalrights, animals )

Cal
- 956 days ago - enn.com
A fish modelling study has found that marine zoning in the Pacific Ocean, in combination with other measures, could significantly improve numbers of heavily overfished bigeye tuna and improve local economies.
Stop the Super Trawler From Destroying Ecosystems & Over Fishing In Australia**Sign Petition***
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, fish, trawling, fishing, expploiting, overfishing, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, killing, death, ethics, environment, conservation, protection, endangered, slaughter )

Florence
- 1058 days ago - communityrun.org
The FV Margiris is one of the worlds biggest fishing trawlers,with a history of over exploiting fish stocks.Please sign petition asking Australian Fisheries Minister to reject the trawling plans to plunder ecologically important Pelagic fish. Thanks
TAKE ACTION NOW! Big Opportunity To Protect A Giant Fish!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, protection, protections, overfishing, Bluefin Tuna, habitat, environment, AnimalWelfare, animals, environment )

Cal
- 1092 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is considering major policy changes for the management of Atlantic bluefin tuna. Some of these changes would reduce unintentional catch of bluefin, but other management options could undercut prot
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Mid-Atlantic Fishery Managers to Protect Threatened River Herring and Shad From Ocean Bycatch
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, overfishing, habitat losss, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 1141 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will meet in June to decide how to protect river herring and American shad at sea. This is your opportunity to help save these treasured species. Send a letter to the council today.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Dolphins From Drowning
Animals  (tags: death, animalwelfare, animals, DOLPHINS, BI-CATCH, OVERFISHING, overfishing, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animalrights, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, suffering, humans )

Cal
- 1186 days ago - act.oceana.org
Hundreds of dolphins die off of US shores every year, caught by nets or longline hooks and unable to surface for air
 

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