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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
- 2025 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
- 533 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
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
- 985 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.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Manatee Deaths!!
Animals  (tags: gentle souls, endangered, boat accidents, ships, injured, killed, threatened, humans/ )

Simone
- 1657 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every Year, Manatees Are Killed for Hundreds of Reasons. Action to Protect these Endangered Animals Must be Taken Right Away!
ForceChange - "Stop Killing Endangered Seals With Ship Propellers - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Prevent, stop, killing, seals, propellers, ships, suffering, animals )

Marie
- 302 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Prevent the loss of more harbor seals by regulating propeller use.
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
- 2120 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
- 2299 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
- 2168 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
- 2075 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
- 2519 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
Thar She Blows: Ships to Get Whale Warnings
Animals  (tags: whales, satellite, location of whales, ships, protecting whales, warning of whales )

Simone
- 2335 days ago - abcnews.go.com
Ship captains setting sail will soon have an extra kind of forecast to check - the likelihood of whales. Satellite predictions of where whales are likely to be will help ships avoid the area, and so reduce the chance of striking a whale or snagging
White House Delay on Ship Speed Limit Endangers Whales
Animals  (tags: north atlantic right whale, extinction, bush administration, ships, no protection, legislation )

Simone
- 2292 days ago - independent.co.uk
The North Atlantic right whale, one of the most endangered mammals, is in danger of extinction because the Bush administration has, so far, refused to impose measures to protect the creatures from being hit by ships near busy US ports. Plans for a
Lobbyists Urge Charges Over Live-Export Deaths - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, live exports, deaths, government, ships, animalsuffering, suffering )

Chrissy
- 2533 days ago - theage.com.au
ANIMAL rights groups have called on the federal regulator of the controversial live-export trade to prosecute exporters after more revelations of high mortality rates on four ships last year. Animals Australia obtained the investigation reports, under
   

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