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FISHING INDUSTRY âEUR~GHOST GEARâEUR(TM) IS KILLING MILLIONS OF MARINE MAMMALS
Environment  (tags: oceans, seas, marine life, pollution, contamination, threats to endangered species )

Freya
- 152 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
A report released by World Animal Protection reveals the world's largest seafood companies are failing to address the problem of "ghost gear," discarded or lost fishing equipment that is responsible for the death of millions of marine animals.
Tell Starbucks: Break Free From Plastic
Environment  (tags: oceans, seas, pollution, trash, garbage, marine life, petitions )

Freya
- 152 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Each minute, the equivalent of a garbage truck full of plastic ends up in the ocean, where it is eaten by fish, birds, and other marine animals. By 2050, the world's oceans are projected to have more plastic than fish.
Petition - New Countdown, No Plastic
Environment  (tags: New Zealand, marine life, Environmental Impacts, plastic pollution in the oceans, single-use plastic, prevention of pollution, stronger protection, marine ecosystems, marine mammals, threatened wildlife, Sustainable Development, responsibilities )


- 166 days ago - toko.org.nz
Single-use disposable plastic bags are not recycled and although often reused, they pollute and poison the marine and land environment and negatively impact human and animal health. The ingestion of plastic in the Hauraki Gulf and beyond seriously...
End Dangerous Overfishing of Key Migratory Marine Species - PETITION
Environment  (tags: fishing industry, overfishing, extinction, endangered, tuna, oceans, wildlife, marine life, conservation, Sustainabililty )


- 763 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect imperiled tuna and other migratory fish species in the eastern Pacific.
Shocking Facts on How Plastic Impacts Marine Animals. Let's #CrushPlastic! (VIDEO)
Environment  (tags: marine life, plstic pollution, oceans, oceans ecosytems, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, humans, healthconditions, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, wildlife )

AWAY AWHI
- 923 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
8.8 million tons of plastic that make its way from land to the oceans every single year. 700 marine species are faced with extinction due to the threat that plastic poses to them in the form of entanglement, pollution, and ingestion.
Climate Change May Knock Seafood Off the Menu
Environment  (tags: climate-change, wildlife, marine life, study, research, science, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, CO2emissions, climatechange )

AWAY AWHI
- 1127 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
Researchers warn of a serious threat to fish, mussels and other marine species as carbon dioxide acidifies the worldâEUR(TM)s waters and increases temperatures.
Undersea Phosphate Mine Threatens Mexico's Gray Whale Nursery
Environment  (tags: proposed development, habitatdestruction, marine life, Mexico, corporate greed, mining interests, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, world, wildlife, protection, pollution, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 1156 days ago - theecologist.org
A project to mine 225,000 acres of seabed in Baja California's San Ignacio lagoon threatens the myriad sea life of the area...not just Gray whales but Blues, Humpbacks and Loggerhead turtles, from noise, disturbance and radioactive releases.
Stop Seismic Blasting and Oil Drilling in Georgia's Waters
Environment  (tags: ocean, Georgia, petitions, dolphins, animals, sea life, marine life )

Freya
- 1248 days ago - act.oceana.org
Seismic blasting, a first step toward offshore drilling, bombards dolphins, whales and other marine life with dynamite-like blasts of sound. And, if we donâEUR(TM)t speak up, seismic blasting could begin in GeorgiaâEUR(TM)s waters.
Save Geographe Bay ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, habitat, protection, marine life )

Cher
- 1263 days ago - saveourmarinelife.org.au
Send a message to save this crucial nursery for our marine life.
The Government Is Fast Tracking Destruction of the Reef
Environment  (tags: dredging, dumping, wetlands, reef, marine life, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, water )

Sara
- 1339 days ago - fightforthereef.org.au
Tell the Queensland Government that you oppose dredging in the Reef's waters and dumping in Caley Valley wetlands.
Tell Hawaii County to Ban Styrofoam!!! Please Sign!!!
Environment  (tags: ocean, ocean acidification, ocean pollution, ocean life, ocean health, ocean trash, marine life, styrofoam, sea turtles, Hawaii, Honolulu )

Jessica
- 1518 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Why ban Styrofoam? Styrofoam contains polystyrene, which if leached into the ocean can have hazardous effects to oceanic health. It is consumed by marine and land animals, causing major hazards to animals such as the Hawaiian green sea turtles.
The Pacific Ocean Has Become Acidic Enough to Dissolve Sea Snails' Shells
Environment  (tags: oceans, acidification, marine life, CO2emissions, ecosystems, endangered, environment, pollution, destruction )

Lynn
- 1562 days ago - motherboard.vice.com
Meet the tiny, translucent "sea butterfly," whose home is currently being transformed into an acid bath. ... And the oceans are beginning to dissolve the tiny shells right off their backs.
Crews Try to Contain Oil Spill After Collision in Galveston Bay
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, Marine life, oceans, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 1604 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Officials believe only one tank of barge involved was breached, but that tank has capacity of 168,000 gallons
Tell Secretary of State Kerry: Do Not Allow Disposal of Syria's Chemical Weapon Stocks at Sea - SIGN PLEASE !
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, oceans, pollution, water, MARINE LIFE, chemicals, toxics )

Angelika
- 1722 days ago - change.org
The United States is proposing to dispose of Syrian chemical weapons at sea. Doing so would put already vulnerable marine ecosystems at further harm. We must not allow this plan to go through and urge Secretary Kerry to consider other alternatives.
The $20 Trillion Reason Why Richard Branson Wants to Save Sharks *Take Action*
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, marine life, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, Sharks, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 1820 days ago - takepart.com
The ocean ecosystem is being destroyed from seabed to surface due to toxic chemical waste, overfishing, and species depletion--including 70 million annual shark deaths. Please sign petition
 

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