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Ships Get Blame for Manatee Deaths
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, manatee's, death, ships, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, sadness, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2424 days ago - jacksonville.com
Collisions on the rise The mammals' autopsy results indicate larger vessels are responsible. More manatee deaths in Duval County were blamed on ship and boat collisions last year than ever before, state wildlife records show
ACTION ALERT: Stop Boiling Whales for Ship Fuel! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: whales, endangered, killed, slaughtered, ships, authorities, destruction )

Simone
- 932 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The compagny Hvalur H/F exclusively hunts endangered Fin whales for international export. Kristján Loftsson, chief executive of the company, stated in a newspaper interview that his whaling vessels are being fuelled by whale oil and that each boat uses
Ask the United Nations to Protect Sea Shepherd
Animals  (tags: sea shepherd, protection, ships, poachers, whaling, petition )

Scooby
- 243 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The recent ruling by the 9th Circuit Court has left Sea Shepherd ships and crews in harm's way at the mercy of armed poachers in the southern oceans.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Ships From Hitting and Killing California's Whales! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: california whales, killed, harmed, ships, laws, protection, speed limits, habitats )

Simone
- 1384 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Stop commercial ships from killing whales by urging speed limits in our marine sanctuaries. California's sanctuaries are home to some of the nation's richest ocean habitat, as well as some of the most heavily trafficked shipping lanes.
Ask Carnival and Royal Caribbean to Protect Whale Sharks
Animals  (tags: Whale sharks, petition, carnival, royal, Caribbean, cruises, animal welfare, marine mammals, ships )

Scooby
- 41 days ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
Whale sharks in the Gulf of Mexico gather near the current course of two cruise ship companies: Carnival and Royal Caribbean Cruises.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Manatee Deaths!!
Animals  (tags: gentle souls, endangered, boat accidents, ships, injured, killed, threatened, humans/ )

Simone
- 2055 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every Year, Manatees Are Killed for Hundreds of Reasons. Action to Protect these Endangered Animals Must be Taken Right Away!
U.S. Sets Ship Speed Limit To Protect Right Whales
Animals  (tags: usa, marine wildlife, whales, right whales, speed limits, boats, ships, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2519 days ago - wmtw.com
PORTLAND, Maine -- The government is telling ships to slow down to protect endangered right whales. The new rule would take effect in December. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Wednesday issued an 11-knot speed limit for ships 65 fee
Ships Threaten Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales
Animals  (tags: ships, threatening, northern right whales, ocean mammals, protection, laws )

Simone
- 2697 days ago - mercurynews.com
On a day so clear the ocean, from certain angles, is nothing but a field of glare, a team of spotters in a Twin Otter airplane flies a precise grid pattern, looking for North Atlantic right whales in the warm, shallow waters they use as their winter
2 Dead Whales on Olympic Beach May Have Been Hit By Ships
Animals  (tags: washington state, marine wildlife, whales, humpback whales, killed, ships, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans )

Jacquelin
- 2567 days ago - seattletimes.nwsource.com
PORT ANGELES, Wash. -- The carcasses of two humpback whales found this summer on an Olympic National Park beach showed signs of being hit by ships. A biologist for Cascadia Research of Olympia, Annie Douglas, says both whales had blunt force trauma. O
(Don't) Pump Up the Volume: Sound Waves Silence Whales' Song
Animals  (tags: california, marine wildlife, whales, noise, 10x louder, ships, endangered, extinction, environment, habitat, humans, suffering, sadness, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2474 days ago - sciam.com
The noise in the Pacific off the southern California coast has become 10 times louder over the past five decades because of the rumbling of commercial shipping vessels, the clicking of oceanographic research equipment, and the din of Navy operations and s
Proposal Would Divert Ships From Whales
Animals  (tags: wildlife, sealife, whales, ships, proposal, extinction, endangered )

Jacquelin
- 2918 days ago - chron.com
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia -- An area east of Maine that teems with endangered North Atlantic right whales will be given special protections against container traffic if a unique Canadian initiative is adopted by an international marine agency. Transport Cana
   

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