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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 )

- 66 days ago -
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.
Demand Sustainable Fishing in Indonesia *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Fishing, sustainable, ocean, conservation )

- 379 days ago -
Indonesia is a major supplier for coral reef fish that are sold in local restaurants and exported to China, Japan, Europe, and North America for use in aquariums. This practice has become a fast-growing business, but is poorly regulated and is already ...
Please Save The Grand Canyon of The Ocean- PETITION - PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE-THANK YOU!!!
Environment  (tags: Centre, biological diversity, Bering sea, Alaska, wonders, natural, Grand Canyon, ocean, petition )

- 464 days ago -
Alaska's Bering sea is home to one of the world's most remarkable natural wonders- PETITION- Please sign to save your beautiful wonders
Please Don't Weaken the Rules That Protect Ocean Fish
Environment  (tags: fish, ocean, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, habitat, healthconditions, climate, wildlife, science )

- 662 days ago -
Migratory fish such as bluefin tuna are some of the most threatened in the oceans. These species deserve protection from overfishing through catch limits, regardless of other nations' policies
PETITION: POSTACRD Writing Campaign: Tell GA to Stop the Import of 18 WILD CAUGHT BELGUA WHALES
Environment  (tags: GEORGIA, aquarium, petition, postcards, whales, belugas, ocean, animals, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, wildlife, world, politics )

- 716 days ago -
We are asking people all over the world to write to the Georgia Aquarium by the 15th September 2012 urging them to please not import 18- wild caught Belgua
Help Minimize Damage From Tsunami Debris ACTION
Environment  (tags: tsunami, trash, ocean, Pacifac, environment, ecosystems )

- 885 days ago -
When the water from the tsunami retreated back to the sea, it took along with it all of the debris from objects it had destroyed along the way. There is now a massive pile of trash 2,000 miles long floating out in the ocean.
Help Save Bells Beach! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: bells beach, ocean, destruction, conservation, environment, water, wildlife, Sustainabililty, protection, oceans )

- 903 days ago -
Declared the worlds first "Surfing Recreation Reserve" in 1973, Bells Beach is recognised worldwide as a sacred surfing sanctuary. The pilgrimage to Bells is as legendary as the corduroy lines and big sweeping walls that grace the famous Bells Bowl..
First Nations Speak for Themselves on Pipelines
Environment  (tags: First Nations rights, First Nations land rights, health, people, ocean, Enbridge, oil drilling, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, pollution, protection )

- 1162 days ago -
Peter Foster's suggestion ("Opposing big business is big business" May 31) that members of the Yinka Dene Alliance have been manipulated into rejecting the proposed Enbridge pipeline by the "green movement," reveals a deep misunderstanding of the laws
Sea Levels Will Rise By at Least 13ft in Next 1,000 Years, Claim Scientists
Environment  (tags: Sea levels, environment, climate, world, ocean, carbon dioxide emissions, global warming )

- 1319 days ago -
Global sea levels will rise by at least 13ft in the next 1,000 years as a result of carbon dioxide emissions, scientists have warned.The 'unstoppable' impact of global warming is expected to cause a catastrophic collapse of the West Antarctic ice sheet...
Pyramid In The Middle Of The Ocean - Ball's Pyramid
Environment  (tags: pyramid, ocean, rock, island, Ball's )

- 1321 days ago -
Ball's Pyramid is an erosional remnant of a shield volcano and caldera that formed about 7 million years ago. Balls Pyramid is 20 km (13 miles) southeast of Lord Howe Island in the Pacific Ocean.
Antarctic Melting as Deep Ocean Heat Rises
Environment  (tags: Antarctic Melting, Heat, Ocean, climate change, global warming )

- 1345 days ago -
Global warming is sneaky. For more than a century it has been hiding large amounts of excess heat in the world's deep seas. Now that heat is coming to the surface again in one of the worst possible places: Antarctica.
Ocean Foam Out of Control
Environment  (tags: nature, ocean, sea, amazing, amazing pictures, humans, protection )

- 1365 days ago -
It was as if someone had poured tons of coffee and milk into the ocean, then switched on a giant blender. Suddenly the shoreline north of Sydney were transformed into the Cappuccino Coast.
Save the Whales, Save the Poop
Environment  (tags: Whale, killing, ocean, environment, mammals )

- 1408 days ago -
It's cruel. It has decimated whale populations. Whale meat is full of pollutants. Continued whaling will prompt preventive measures by 23rd century time travelers.
Coral Records Show Ocean Thermocline Rise With Global Warming
Environment  (tags: Coral reefs, Ocean, Thermocline Rise, Global Warming, climate change )

- 1408 days ago -
Researchers looking at corals in the western tropical Pacific Ocean have found records linking a profound shift in the depth of the division between warm surface water and colder, deeper water traceable to recent global warming.
Climate Change Remains a Real Threat to Corals
Environment  (tags: climate, climate change, science, coral, ocean, effects, research )

- 1408 days ago -
Hopes that coral reefs might be able to survive, and recover from, bleaching caused by climate change may have grown dimmer for certain coral species, according to new research by University at Buffalo marine biologists published this week in PLoS One.

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