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SIGN PLEASE! Tell President Obama: Protect Sea Turtles From Shrimp Trawl Nets
Animals  (tags: TEDs, marine turtles, sea turtles, killing, overfishing, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 39 days ago - act.oceana.org
Every year more than 50,000 sea turtles are killed by shrimp trawling nets in the Southeastern waters of the United States as non-targeted catch. Together, we can help protect these sea turtles.
PETITION - Tell Mars to Come Clean About Whiskas and #BadTuna!
Animals  (tags: tuna fishing, overfishing, Sustainable Fishing, cat food, animal welfare laws, responsible behaviour, stronger regulations, better protection, control methods )

Sabine
- 51 days ago - act.greenpeace.org
The global tuna industry is out of control. In a relentless search for profit, tuna companies have been caught doing anything to save a buck -- including forcing people to work on fishing boats in horrific conditions, for little or no pay.
PETITION - Save The Puget Sound Steelhead
Animals  (tags: Endangered Species, rare fish, habitat destruction, overfishing, dam building, conservation, Habitat preservation, Animal welfare act, stronger protection, prevention from dying out )

Sabine
- 53 days ago - forcechange.com
Puget Sound steelhead have been listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act since 2007. Despite this status, a plan to protect and encourage the growth and survival of this species has yet to be successfully implemented.
PETITION - Protect Pacific Herring From Overfishing
Animals  (tags: herring population, overfishing, Sustainable Fishing, regeneration, stronger regulations, stronger protection laws, ocean ecosystems, animalwelfare, ocean biodiversity, responsible behaviour )

Sabine
- 76 days ago - forcechange.com
The population of Pacific herring has significantly declined over the past 100 years due to overfishing, and if the Canadian government succeeds in reopening a controversial fishery off of the British Columbia coast these fish will be even more at risk.
Petition: Save Sea Life
Animals  (tags: ocean mammals, ocean ecosystems, ocean biodiversity, overfishing, Sustainable Fishing, responsibility, endangered fish species, conservation, prevention, stronger regulations, protection )

Sabine
- 111 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Anything that humans find fancy to is not being left alone in this world and we human are become more cruel and clueless to the destruction we are causing by our irresponsible actions. Many of us love sea food and even more like to go to beaches but...
Petition: Demand Tanzania End Fish Blasting
Animals  (tags: fish blasting, overfishing, dangerous methods, fish populations, Sustainable Fishing, responsibility, Marine Wildlife, marine biodiversity, animalwelfare, protection )

Sabine
- 119 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Fish blasting - the practice of dropping explosives into the ocean to kill a lot of fish quickly - has become surprisingly commonplace among fishermen in Tanzania. These bombs are dangerous because they destroy coral reef and deplete the local fish...
TAKE ACTION NOW! NOAA: Stop the Dusky Shark Decline!
Animals  (tags: sharks, overfishing, bycatch, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, humans, protection, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 125 days ago - act.oceana.org
Atlantic duskies have declined by up to 85 percent over the last 40 years as a result of overfishing and bycatch.
Petition: STOP THE SLAUGHTER OF MANTA RAYS IN THE ARCAPELIGO ISLANDS
Animals  (tags: manta rays, Endangered Species, needless killings, overfishing, Sustainabililty, ethics, conservation, stronger protection laws )

Sabine
- 166 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Manta Rays are already an endangered species only 2 are born every 6 years and that is not very many. The Chinese people for some reason seem intent on over fishing and killing everything in our oceans. Let alone what they are doing to dogs, cats...
Petition: Shark Fin Fishing Is Wrong!!! Please Help Make a Change By Signing
Animals  (tags: shark finning, shark fishing, Endangered Species, painful deaths, Animal Cruelty, overfishing, ocean biodiversity, ethics, animalwelfare, protection laws )

Sabine
- 189 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
People should stop shark fin fishing because they catch sharks and brutally cut there fins off, then they drop them back in the sea alive. Every tens of million sharks are dying a slow pain full death its cruel and inhuman, not to mention its putting...
Stop Illegal and Unsustainable Overfishing
Animals  (tags: crime, illegal, overfishing, endangered, law, protection )

Ainga
- 339 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Remove illegal Chinese fishing vessels from depleted West African waters.
Do Not Repeat the Display of Hounds
Animals  (tags: Malaga, dogs, hounds, hunters, petition, Animal Welfare, overfishing )

Scooby
- 372 days ago - change.org
Once again we have a case of animal abuse. No, it isn't a slaughterhouse of dogs in china, in Spain specifically is a town of Malaga, has decided this year that all hunters take their dogs so everyone can see them.
Sardine Fishing Could Be Shut Down, and ThatâEUR(TM)s Good News for Starving Sea Lions
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animals, overfishing )

Cal
- 387 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
- 404 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
- 417 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
- 442 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
 

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