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Butchered Dolphins, Oceanic Collapse and the Myth of Fish Farms
Environment  (tags: oceans, whales, dolphins, fish, japan, sea, pollution )

- 1981 days ago -
*Nowhere are dolphins and whales safe, threatened as they are in an ocean 'managed' and mauled by commercial fishing corporations. Their MO - virtuous greed, results in stripped resources, dumped waste contaminated with heavy metals such as mercury ...
An Inconvenient Truth About Sharks
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, endangered-and-protected-species, oceans-and-reefs, fishing-aquaculture, marine-biology, fish, marine-parks, australia )

- 2028 days ago -
A proposal to start a dedicated shark fishery including the waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park is an act not dissimilar to allowing the deliberate hunting and removal of hundreds, if not thousands, of lions, leopards and cheetahs from Africa.
Fish Virus Could Lead to Major Kills
Environment  (tags: fish, fish virus, fish kill, Ohio, Wisconsin, Lake Michigan, Mississippi River, environment, wildlife )

- 2097 days ago -
An outbreak of a deadly fish virus, viral hemorrhagic septicemia, has federal & state wildlife officials concerned about the possible spread down the Mississippi River. This is the first time this strain has been detected outside the Great Lakes basin.
How to Save 83% of the World's Coral Reef Species
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, green, oceans, marine life, fish, coral, corals, coral reef, coral reefs, wildlife, endangered species, islands, water, fishes, reef, reefs, nature conservancy, science, conservation, the nature conservancy, tnc )

- 2149 days ago -
Coral reefs provide the world with goods and services worth US$375 billion annually, but scientists estimate that 70% of all corals reefs could be lost by 2050. Now a new initiative aims to conserve an astounding 83% of the world's coral species.
Ocean Advocates Hopeful of WTO Cut in Fishing Support
Environment  (tags: oceans, Sustainabililty, conservation, fish, fishing, fishery management )

- 2253 days ago -
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supporters of action to protect the world's fragile fish stocks are hoping that a recent proposal to drastically limit fishing subsidies will prevail in global trade talks.
Great Lakes, Oceans Won't Be Clean Until Global Pesticides Banned
Environment  (tags: pollution, chemicals, waste, fish, water, water source, food source, EPA )

- 2292 days ago -
Surprise findings: Toxaphene, the pesticide that replaced DDT when it was banned, is present at twice the PCB concentration in Lake Superior trout and gives them 10 times more toxicity. Recently Toxaphene has been removed from fish eating advisories.
Tell the Administration to Stop Destructive Overfishing and Obey the New Ocean Fishing Law
Environment  (tags: oceans, environment, global warming, overfishing, fishing, fish, animals, abuse )

- 2339 days ago -
Last year Congress passed a new law that requires fishery managers to follow the recommendations of independent scientists on how much fish can be caught on a sustainable basis. In one of the first tests of this new law, under pressure from a few members
Black See:Russian Birds and Fish Die in Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: pollution, ecological disaster, seabirds, fish, evironment )

- 2347 days ago -
More than 30,000 birds and countless fish have been killed in an "ecological catastrophe" wrought by thousands of tons of oil from a tanker that broke apart in a heavy storm near the Black Sea, the governor of the region said.
Three-Quarters of World's Fish Stocks Depleted
Environment  (tags: fish, ocean, depletion, endangered, fishing, over-fishing )

- 2359 days ago -
An environmental report has found three-quarters of the world's fish stocks have been over-exploited, mainly by commercial fishing.
Sushi Craze Threatens Mediterranean's Giant Tuna
Environment  (tags: wildlife, endangered, greed, conservation, fish )

- 2390 days ago -
BARBATE, Spain (Reuters) - Fishermen like Diego Crespo have trapped the giant tuna swarming into the warm Mediterranean for over 3,000 years, but he says this year may be one of his last.
Invasive Living Fossil Sucks the Life Out of Fish
Environment  (tags: sea lamprey, Lake Ontario, fish, lakes, invasive species )

- 2396 days ago -
Learn about the sea lamprey, which is multiplying at an alarming rate in US lakes and destroying the fish populations there.
China River Pollution Kills 40,000 Kilograms of Fish
Environment  (tags: animals, humans, pollution, world, wildlife, fish, destruction )

- 2436 days ago -
Waste water dumped by factories into a river in southwest China has poisoned and killed about 40,000 kg (88,180 lb) of fish. Eighty government official went door to door to warn villagers not to eat, sell or transport the fish.
STUDY: New York Marshes Vanishing Fast
Environment  (tags: USA, New York, pollution, sewage, overpopulation, encroachment, habitat destruction, environmental degredation, marshes, inland waterways, habitat loss, water, birds, fish )

- 2449 days ago -
New York City's wildlife-rich saltwater marsh islands could disappear within five years due to rapidly increasing degradation that may be caused by the dumping of treated sewage, a study showed on Thursday.
The State of the World's Oceans
Environment  (tags: oceans, water, marine life, science, conservation, marine biology, seas, underwater, fish, fisheries, pollution, climate change, global warming, habitat, conservation science, the nature conservancy, tnc, nature, environment )

- 2478 days ago -
Oceans are vitally important to human communities around the world. We depend on oceans and coasts for food, medicines and protection from storms -- altogether, more than $20 trillion annually in ecological goods and services come from our world's oceans.
Leaving No Tracks | Cheney | Washingtonpost.Com
Environment  (tags: endangered, water, fish, farmers, habitatdestruction )

- 2485 days ago -
In Oregon, a battleground state that the Bush-Cheney ticket had lost by less than half of 1 percent, drought-stricken farmers and ranchers were about to be cut off from the irrigation water that kept their cropland and pastures green. Federal biologists

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