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The Decline and Fall of America's Last Great Fishery
Environment  (tags: wildlife, protection, ecosystems, environment, fishing, overfishing, marine mammals, destruction, animals, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 106 days ago - theecologist.org
The Bering Sea is America's biggest fishery - but factory trawlers are ripping the guts out of the ecosystem,
A Sound Settlement to Protect Whales From Big Oil's Noise
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, energy, destruction, environment, drilling noise, marine mammals, pollution, protection, humans, habitat, animals )

Cal
- 426 days ago - onearth.org
After being sued for its noise pollution, the offshore oil and gas industry agrees to try to keep it down.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Days to Save the Antarctic Ocean and Make It a Marine Sanctuary
Environment  (tags: oceans, politics, Antarctica, marine mammals, marine sanctuary, conservation, protection, humans, green, government, water, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 674 days ago - avaaz.org
Within days, governments could begin turning wide stretches of the Antarctic ocean into the world's largest marine sanctuary--Most countries support the sanctuary, but Russia, South Korea and a few others are threatening to vote it down so they can plunde
ACTION ALERT: Tell Chicken of the Sea to End the Use of FADs! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: fishing industries, enviornment, marine mammals, slaughtered, caught, killed, protection, laws )

Simone
- 1013 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Mermaids are about the only sea creatures you won't see being brutally killed in this shocking video. And if Chicken of the Sea has their way, that's not going to change. This never-before-seen footage was shot onboard a tuna fishing vessel.
ACTION ALERT: Keep Shell and ConocoPhillips Out of the Arctic Ocean! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: oil companies, destruction, pollution, marine mammals, threatened, arctic ocean, protection, legalisation )

Simone
- 1102 days ago - alaska.sierraclub.org
Both Royal Dutch Shell and ConocoPhillips plan to drill in the Arctic Ocean by 2013 (and Shell even sooner in 2012). Right now the EPA is considering Clean Air permits for two drilling rigs planned for the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas.
Oil Exploration Raised at IWC as Threat to Critically Endangered Whales
Environment  (tags: studies, evidence, IWC meeting, whales, marine mammals, threatened, oil exploration, disaster, habitatdestruction, humans )

Simone
- 1147 days ago - wwf.panda.org
Several governments attending the International Whaling Commission meeting say oil and gas development poses a grave threat to Western gray whales. Addressing the opening day of the 63rd annual IWC meeting, representatives raised concerns over
ACTION ALERT: Help Protect Whales and Dolphins From Oil Exploration! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: whales, dolphins, marine mammals, threatened, oceans, oil exploration, environment, damage, destruction )

Simone
- 1159 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Dophins and whales need your help. Seismic exploration surveys use arrays of high-powered air guns to search for oil and generate the loudest human-produced sounds in the ocean short of explosives. The blasts, which can exceed 250 decibels, cause hearing
BP-Like Spill in Arctic Would Be Disastrous
Environment  (tags: BP, Arctic zone, environment, marine mammals, migratory birds, oil spill )

Anna
- 1229 days ago - news.discovery.com
The seas at the top of our planet are home to beloved marine mammals -- walruses, whales, seals and polar bears -- as well as to legions of migratory birds and some of the world's most productive fisheries.
ACTION ALERT: Help Save Okinawa Dugong and Coral Reef Ecosystem ! PLEASE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: oceans, marine mammals, protection, coral reef, threatened, ecosystems )

Simone
- 1238 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Okinawa is home to ecologically significant coral reefs that support more than 1,000 species of reef fish, marine mammals, and sea turtles. Creatures like the highly imperiled dugong, a critically endangered and culturally treasured animal, rely on these
ACTION ALERT: Protect Top End Sea Life in Darwin Harbour ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: australia, northern territoy, gas project, threatened, destruction, marine mammals, protection )

Simone
- 1239 days ago - amcs.org.au
Our tropical ocean wildlife needs our help. A massive industrial development in Darwin Harbour is threatening its inshore dolphins, turtles and dugongs. Right now, the Northern Territory Government is considering allowing a LNG gas project that would
ACTION ALERT: Protect Threatened Polar Bears, Walruses, and Seals From Offshore Drilling ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION BY 30th NOV
Environment  (tags: offshore drilling, marine mammals, threatened, habitat, destroyed, destruction, conservation environment )

Simone
- 1385 days ago - act.oceana.org
Frozen seas. Subzero temperatures. Massive waves. Over three hours away from the closest Coast Guard response center. These harsh conditions that most people would find inhospitable are what make the remote Chukchi Sea the ideal setting for the polar
ACTION ALERT: Stop Trashing Our Oceans ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: marine mammals, humans, pollution, destruction, habitat, protection, oceans, conservation )

Simone
- 1413 days ago - tmmc.marinemammalcenter.org
Since 1975, The Marine Mammal Center has rescued hundreds of patients suffering from human-caused problems and injuries - including those trapped in ocean trash. We can treat their injuries but we can't treat the cause of their problems without your help!
ACTION ALERT: Save the Whales - No Offshore Oil Drilling in South Australia! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: australia, south australia, oil leased, oil drilling, marine mammals, threatened, destruction, conservation, environment )

Simone
- 1426 days ago - gopetition.com.au
Earlier this year the Minster for Resources and Energy granted oil leases off Kangaroo Island, SA. This area is an important region for some endangered whales. It is the breeding, resting, calving and feeding zone for the Blue whale, Pygmy Blue whale,
Homes for Whales
Environment  (tags: conservation, marine mammals, whales, protection, habitat, reserve, havens, marine protected areas )

Simone
- 1433 days ago - wdcs.org
Protecting the places where whales and dolphins live is vital to ensuring their future. WDCS's goal is to help design and create 12 large 'safe havens' or Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) for whales and dolphins by 2012.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Non-Subsistence Whaling in Greenland! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: greenland, worldwide attention, stop whaling, crimes, marine mammals )

Simone
- 1444 days ago - animals.change.org
Greenland Given Go Ahead to Hunt Humpback Whales At this year's June meeting of the 88-member nation International Whaling Commission (IWC), Greenland's indigenous people were given the right to hunt 27 humpback whales over a three-year period
 

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