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Sardine Fishing Could Be Shut Down, and ThatâEUR(TM)s Good News for Starving Sea Lions
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animals, overfishing )

Cal
- 11 days ago - takepart.com
Nature, overfishing, and climate change are all suspects in a steep fall in fish stocks.
Act Now: Sea Lion Pups Are Starving | Oceana
Animals  (tags: PETITION, overfishing, sardines, anchovies, salmon, sea lions, pelicans, endangered species, commercial fisheries, fish population decline, fishery management, human diet, green living, conservation )

Sylvie
- 28 days ago - act.oceana.org
"Sign our petition asking the Pacific Fishery Management Council to immediately establish appropriate safeguards to protect important forage species [such as sardines and anchovies] and the sea lions [plus other species] that depend on them."
Don't Drive Penguins to Extinction With Overfishing
Animals  (tags: Galapagos penguins, overfishing, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 41 days ago - forcechange.com
The endangered Galapagos penguins will likely decline in numbers at even faster rates if more fisheries are established in the Galapagos Islands as is being planned by the government. Since the penguins greatly rely on fish as a main food source.
Atlantic Sturgeon: An Ancient Fish Struggles Against the Flow
Animals  (tags: overfishing, Atlantic Sturgeon, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Cal
- 66 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Once abundant in the rivers of eastern North America, the Atlantic sturgeon has suffered a catastrophic crash in its populations. But new protections under the U.S. Endangered Species Act are giving reason for hope
Urge Tuna Brands John West and Princes to Fish Sustainably PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, overfishing, protection )

AnnaAway
- 163 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
By 2050, we face the world's stocks of seafood collapsing if we continue at present rates of destruction by over-fishing.
Tell the NOAA: Don't Let Sea Lions Go Hungry!
Animals  (tags: sea lions, animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animals, conservation, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, overfishing, ocean, sardine population )

Sara
- 204 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Take action today: Ask NOAA to acknowledge overfishing's role in the Pacific sardine collapse and to curb overfishing and restore the sardine population to its former abundance.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the NOAA: Don't Let Sea Lions Go Hungry!
Animals  (tags: overfishing, sea lions, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, animalrights, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 215 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
More than 1,600 sea lions were found stranded and malnourished last year, victims of a collapsing sardine fishery--and these strandings are continuing up and down the California coast.
Cape Cod's Namesake Fish Population Rapidly Disappearing
Animals  (tags: overfishing, cod, protection, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals )

Cal
- 232 days ago - latimes.com
Some fishing regulations have been put in place over the decades to prevent overfishing, but recently, fishermen couldn't even reach the annual limit of 14 million pounds.
Petition: Cancel Shark Hunters - Stop Supporting the Killing of Sharks | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: shark, hunting, NBC Sports, glorifies, promotes, under pressure, overfishing, vulnerable species, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death )

Susanne
- 253 days ago - change.org
The NBC Sports show Shark Hunters glorifies and promotes the killing of sharks, amazing animals already under pressure from overfishing, finning and environmental pollution. And all three of the species hunted on Shark Hunters are listed as "Vulnerable"
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Grouper and Snapper Fish From Overfishing - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, overfishing )

Cal
- 274 days ago - forcechange.com
In U.S. waters, off the coast of Puerto Rico, snapper and grouper fish populations are increasingly becoming more vulnerable to overfishing, a practice that removes marine organisms from the environment at a level that is not sustainable.
Why Is the US Throwing Away $1 Billion Worth of Fish Every Year?
Animals  (tags: overfishing, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, environment )

Cal
- 282 days ago - enn.com
New report: every year, the U.S. fishing industry throws about 2 billion pounds worth of fish back into the water. A report released last month by Oceana estimates that this amounts to an annual loss of one billion dollars.
Stop Fishing the High Seas, Say Scientists, for Climate and Ecology
Animals  (tags: overfishing, environment, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 302 days ago - theecologist.org
Fish from the high seas are too valuable to be eaten, as they lessen climate change through the carbon they carry down to the ocean depths
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Don't Destroy Our Fisheries!
Animals  (tags: overfishing, environment, animals, politics, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 347 days ago - change.org
Thanks to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, for the past 10 years we've seen unprecedented successes in putting an end to overfishing and rebuilding dozens of fish populations off our coasts.Proposed legislation threatens this
Marine Protected Areas Deemed Largely Ineffective
Animals  (tags: overfishing, restricted fishing, protection, humans, animals, environment )

Cal
- 431 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
- 578 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.
 

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