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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Bumble Bee Tuna to Stop Killing Sharks
Animals  (tags: corporate, ethics, environment, politics, SHARKS, BI-CATCH, ETHICAL POLICIESanimalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection, killing )

Cal
- 80 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Greenpeace is launching a public campaign to get Bumble Bee to clean up its act. Policies banning shark finning are not enough. The best hope for sharks is for tuna companies to start operating responsibly.
Stop Shark Finning - Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Endangered, Sharks, protected, shark fin, animal cruelty, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 84 days ago - change.org
Sharks are a crucial part of our ecosystem, they regulate marine life, mainly plankton which provide 70% of the oxygen WE use. People are killing sharks for just their fins, and then dumping them back into the ocean where it take hours to days
Sharks Act Like Math Geniuses
Animals  (tags: sharks, mathematicians, research, sensible )

Giana
- 93 days ago - news.discovery.com
Sharks behave as though they are brilliant mathematicians, finds new research, although they may be more sensible than clever.
GOOD NEWS! Australia to End Shark Cull
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, sharks, shark cull, protection, goodnews, animalrights, environment, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 98 days ago - enn.com
In a major win for sharks and their advocates, Australia's Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recommended Western Australia (WA) end its controversial shark killing program.
TAKE ACTION NOW! America - It's Time to Ban the Shark Fin Trade!
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animals, AnimalWelfare, killing, sharks, consumers, protection, suffering )

Cal
- 142 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sharks - the apex predators of the oceans - have survived 400 million years of evolution, yet many species may face extinction within our lifetime.
Stop the Great White Shark Culling Program
Animals  (tags: care2 petition, sharks, Australian government )

Rose
- 168 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
iew petition The Western Australian government is considering a continuation of a shark cull program targeting Great White Sharks. The stated purpose of the program is to protect beachgoers.
Save Sharks By Focusing on Conservation Petition
Animals  (tags: sharks )

Ashley
- 207 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign this petition to focus more on shark conservation than shark attacks.
British Virgin Islands to Become Shark Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: environment, endangered, sharks, goodnews, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 209 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
A shark sanctuary is to be created in the territorial waters of The British Virgin Island, its government has announced
TAKE ACTION NOW! CALIFORNIA:Stop the Killing of Dolphins and Whales in Drift Gillnets
Animals  (tags: GILLNETS, BICATCH, MARINE MAMMALS, SHARKS, DOLPHINS, WHALES, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, killing )

Cal
- 283 days ago - act.oceana.org
Help stop this atrocity. Sign to tell California legislators and Governor Jerry Brown to support AB 2019 and ban deadly drift gillnets from waters off California.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Slaughter of Pacific Rim Sharks - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: sharks, protections, TPP, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalcruelty, death, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 316 days ago - forcechange.com
Ensure the Trans Pacific Partnership trade pact includes strong provisions against killing sharks for their fins
Stop The Shark Cull! *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, conservation, cruelty, environment, killing, protection, slaughter, Sharks )

Frans
- 322 days ago - ccwa.org.au
I do not support the culling of sharks in Western Australia Shark attacks are tragic, however culling sharks is not the answer. Please put facts before fear in your Government's response to shark attacks....
TAKE ACTION NOW! We DEMAND the Shark Cull in Western Australia Cease Now!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, sharks, animaladvocates, protection, endangered, slaughter )

Cal
- 327 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite the fact that the Great White shark is an endangered species and that an estimated 73 million sharks are killed each year by humans alone, we are now seeing the Western Australian government dedicate a $6.85 million package to trap and shoot shark
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Stop Planned Slaughter of Sharks - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: killing, sharks, cull, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, endangered, wildanimals, slaughter, wildlife )

Cal
- 333 days ago - forcechange.com
The Western Australian government has recently set in motion a cruel and highly impractical plan to cull sharks over three meters long, the catalyst being six fatal attacks in the past three years.
PETITION - Ban Shark Fin Soup and Save These Endangered Fish
Animals  (tags: sharks, slaughter, society, cruelty, ethics )

David
- 335 days ago - takepart.com
100 Million Sharks Die Each Year to Make Shark Fin Soup. --- By far and away, the most popular reason for killing sharks is simple--it's soup, shark fin soup. --- Sign the petition. (If you care)
 

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