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Stop the US Navy From Harming Whales and Dolphins ACTION
Animals  (tags: whales, dolphins, Navy, US, animalwelfare, sonar, explosions, protection )

Nancy
- 600 days ago - signon.org
The US Navy is seeking permission to kill, permanently injure, or otherwise seriously harm whales and dolphins more than 31 million times over the next five years throughout Southern California, Hawaii, the Gulf of Mexico, and along the Atlantic Coast...
Naval Sonar Damages Whale Populations
Animals  (tags: environment, animalwelfare, whales, wildlife, suffering, protection, habitat, cruelty, conservation, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, sonar, navy, beached whales )

Deb
- 811 days ago - news.gather.com
Naval sonar resonates as underwater bombs to marine life and is linked to the beaching of whales.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Killing Dolphins With Deep Water Sonar
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, sonar, death by sonar, dolphins, animals, death, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, slaughter, protection, humans, environment )

Cal
- 897 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the slaughter of dolphins through deep water sonar technology.--Peru's environmental activists are reporting that the number of dead dolphins washing up on Peruvian shores has reached a record high. In a single month, 615 dolphins turned up dead on t
Please Sign: Stop Slaughtering Dolphins With Sonar
Animals  (tags: dolphins, sonar, offshore oil drilling, killing, slaughter, animals, AnimalCruelty, environment, suffering, death, humans, habitat, wildlife, protection, whales, seismic survey, oil exploration )

Susan
- 907 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Mass dolphin deaths off the coasts of Peru and the US Gulf are being linked to sonar used in seismic surveying for offshore oil drilling. The deaths are violent, caused by hemorrhaging in the inner ear. It is as outrageous as Japan's Taiji slaughters.
US Leads The Way Towards Better Protection Of Whales From Naval Sonar
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whales, sonar, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife )

Cher
- 1710 days ago - wdcs.org
The US National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)has announced a new initiative and important step forward to mitigate harm from Navy mid-frequencysonar (and potentially from other sources of noise in the ocean).
How Might Navy Sonar Affect Hearing of Whales and Other Marine Animals?
Animals  (tags: whales, sonar )

Angela
- 1770 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Rocket science is opening new doors to understanding how sounds associated with Navy sonar might affect the hearing of a marine mammal -- or if they hear it at all.
Help Protect Whales in the Pacific Northwest From Navy Sonar ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, protection, sonar, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildlife )

Cher
- 1881 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell the National Marine Fisheries Service to better protect whales and dolphins from the Navy's dangerous sonar. The agency is finalizing plans that will allow the Navy to harass and injure tens of thousands of marine mammals along the coasts of
Exxon Ignores Pleas From 50,000 People to Halt Damaging Activities That Threaten Rare Whales
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, sonar, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Cher
- 1884 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
More than 50,000 people have demanded that oil and gas giant ExxonMobil and several other companies suspend damaging industrial activities that harm the Western Gray whale, one of the world's most critically endangered whales.
The Navy Versus the Whales (Again)
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, sonar, undersea warfare training range, AnimalWelfare, environment, suffering, death, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1885 days ago - animalrights.change.org
Today the Navy released its Record of Decision to begin construction of an undersea warfare training range right next to the only known calving grounds for the critically endangered right whale. Hunted nearly to extinction, North Atlantic right whales
Tell the U.S. Navy to Lay Off the Whales ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, sonar, Navy, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1941 days ago - change.org
You like whales? Me too. But the U.S. Navy apparently doesn't share our sentiments. If you haven't already, check out the following post and the links it features: The Whales vs. the Navy at the Supreme Court.
Scotland's Whales at Risk From Military Exercises
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, sonar, Scotland, military exercises, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, habitat, wildlife )

Cher
- 1956 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The safety of western Scotland's whales and dolphins has been called into question following an incident involving naval sonar. This took place during the major NATO military exercise, Joint Warrior, in Scottish waters.
Navy Sonar Exercises Wreak Havoc on Marine Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, Navy, sonar, marine life, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1957 days ago - healthnewsdigest.com
Unfortunately for many whales, dolphins and other marine life, the use of underwater sonar (short for sound navigation and ranging) can lead to injury and even death. Sonar systems--first developed by the U.S. Navy to detect enemy submarines--generate
Sonar Can Cause Temporary Deafness in Dolphins
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, Dolphins, ocean, sonar, endangered, protection, sadness, wildlife )

Dee
- 1995 days ago - nytimes.com
Sonar has been implicated in some strandings of whales and dolphins, but the mechanism by which acoustic pings might cause disorientation is uncertai
Navy Exercises Raise New Concerns About Sonar Use
Animals  (tags: marine animals, sonar, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1995 days ago - yourdefencenews.com
The Navy's use of sonar this week in the Strait of Juan de Fuca has again raised concerns about the appropriate balance between Navy operations and protection of marine mammals.
Dolphins Can Be Made Deaf By Sonar, Scientists Find
Animals  (tags: dolphins, study, temporary hearing loss, sonar, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2001 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Dolphins suffer temporary hearing loss from Navy sonar, scientists have found, suggesting military activity could be causing the animals to become stranded.
 

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