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Fears Over Plastic-Eating Coral in Australia's Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, plastic pollution, plastics, oceans, corals, wildlife, world, oceans, pollution, research )

- 3 days ago -
Corals in the Great Barrier Reef are eating small plastic debris in the ocean, Australian researchers said on Tuesday, raising fears about the impact the indigestible fragments have on their health and other marine life.
Protect Deep-Sea Corals From Damaging Bottom-Trawl Fishing PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, corals, protection )

- 37 days ago -
Please send a public comment to the MAFMC encouraging full protection for this vital foundation of the Atlantic Ocean ecosystem.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Atlantic Deep Sea Corals
Environment  (tags: corals, environment, ecosystems, protection, humans, politics, wildlife )

- 41 days ago -
This month (January 2015) the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will decide whether and to what extent to protect deep sea corals.
Protect Ancient Corals PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, corals )

- 42 days ago -
Act Now: Ask the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council to protect deep-sea corals.
Tell the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council to Protect Deep-Sea Corals From Destructive Fishing! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: corals, fishing, Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, ecosystems, endangered, environment, protection )

- 42 days ago -
The stationary nature of cold-water corals makes them particularly vulnerable to pollution and changes in the ocean's temperature, but their greatest global threat is from bottom fishing.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Bering Sea Canyons Now!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, protection, environment, BeringSea Canyons, corals, sea creatures )

- 133 days ago -
We must take a precautionary approach and set aside representative portions of critical habitat - such as in the Bering Sea Canyons - as an insurance policy for our future.
Threatened Coral: Climate Change Puts 20 Types at Risk
Environment  (tags: endangered, animalwelfare, animals, wildlife, corals, climate-change, nature, humans, protection )

- 169 days ago -
Climate change is one reason the US government is putting 20 species of threatened coral on a list of threatened species. The threatened coral are vital to the health of marine ecosystem
Environment  (tags: oceans, corals, Fisheries Service, practices, protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation, green, government, politics, world, nature, habitat )

- 289 days ago -
The Fisheries Service has a duty to protect coral reefs from unsustainable fishing and other human impacts. With the development of new fishery management plans for the U.S. Caribbean, the agency now has an important opportunity to update fishery manageme
Corals Thriving Despite Acidified Conditions in Remote Pacific Bay
Environment  (tags: oceans, corals, ocean acidification, protection, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, nature, climate-change, pollution )

- 366 days ago -
Scientists have discovered a small island bay in the Pacific which could serve as a peephole into the future of the ocean
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Rigorous Conservation of Indonesian Coral Reefs - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, protection, CORALS, corals, humans, world )

- 504 days ago -
Destructive fishing practices, such as blast and cyanide fishing, are threatening the coral reefs of Indonesia, which are among the most biologically diverse in the world.
Breathtaking Underwater Panoramas Capture Beauty, Destruction Of World's Coral Reefs (PHOTOS)
Environment  (tags: science, discovery, corals, humans, environment, ecosystems, nature, GoodNews, water, oceans, habitat, politics, protection )

- 507 days ago -
The Catlin Seaview Survey, an effort launched in 2012 as part of the Global Reef Record, aims to make the destruction easier to visualize. Using high-tech underwater cameras (the same ones Google Seaview uses), Catlin has been capturing 360-degree panoram
TAKE ACTION NOW! Coral Habitats Being Crushed
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, protection, CORALS, corals, humans, world )

- 518 days ago -
Act now to protect Pacific habitats from bottom trawls
New Australian Prime Ministers' Anti-Environmental Agenda
Environment  (tags: corals, coal mining, Australia, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, nature, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, animals, Sustainabililty, politics, humans, green, politics, world )

- 523 days ago -
Australian environmentalists' declare new Prime Minister, Tony Abbotts' green agenda as 'anti-environmental', designed only to profit the mining industry at the cost of climate change solutions
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Centuries-Old Coral From Destruction
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, corals, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, oceans )

- 523 days ago -
Deep below the Atlantic Ocean's surface, a unique undersea world of colorful and strangely shaped corals, anemones and sponges serves as a cradle of life for teeming schools of fish and shellfish. The types of corals and sponges found here have inspired t
Better Land Use May Help Protect Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, corals, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, oceans )

- 624 days ago -
According to new research, for nations that have outlying coral reefs, better land use of the mainland is crucial in order to prevent further damage to these ocean habitats.

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