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Take Action: Protect the Arctic Ocean From Oil and Gas Development PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

Anna
- 5 hours ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Act now: Our rich Arctic Ocean ecosystem is at risk.
Heart Wrenching Photo Shows the Big Impact of Even the Smallest Piece of Plastic
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
It can be easy to forget the impact of our plastic trash. We like plastic because it makes our lives incredibly convenient. We want a straw for our drink, we can just grab one and throw it away when weâEUR(TM)re done....
The Uglier Side of Portugal's Dreamy Beaches
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, beaches, Portugal, world, wildlife, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - vice.com
Where it's more important to make money from building permits, than to spend some on protecting natural areas that are vulnerable to floods and erosion
Hold Big Oil Accountable for Decades of Climate Deception *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, radia-active, protection, research, science, s )

Frans
- 2 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Hundreds of documents uncovered by the Center for International Environmental Law show that the oil industry understood the science of climate change and actively sought to shape public skepticism toward it decades earlier than previously suspected...

Environment  (tags: wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, oceans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The largest swath of protected ocean ever could be created in weeks, simply with President Obama's signature.But Hawai'i's powerful fishing lobby is ferocious and is working hard to stop the deal from closing
Your Name Can Protect Ocean Life PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

Anna
- 3 days ago - act.oceana.org
You can help protect ocean life and these vital habitats by speaking up now.
Make the Gillnet Ban Permanent to Save the Vaquita! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, oceans, wildlife, animals, protection, endangered )

Anna
- 5 days ago - change.org
Between 50 and 100 remain, and all of them live in a tiny region in the northern Gulf of California, Mexico. Their only threat is accidental entanglement in fishing nets called gillnets, which are illegally set for the also-endangered Totoaba fish
Could We Set Aside Half the Earth for Nature????
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Frans
- 5 days ago - focusingonwildlife.com
As of today, the only place in the universe where we are certain life exists is on our little home, the third planet from the sun. But also as of today, species on Earth are winking out at rates likely not seen since the demise of the dinosaurs....
Tell Congress to Protect the Mid-Atlantic Ocean PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

Anna
- 6 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Mid-Atlantic Ocean is home to diverse and stunning marine ecosystems. Fish, marine mammals, and sea turtles all thrive in Mid-Atlantic waters, and our coastal communities depend on a healthy ocean for a robust economy.
Fracking: Don't Silence Us *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 15 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Leaked letters have exposed a government plot to overrule councils that vote against fracking. If this plan is pushed through, local people will be made further powerless to oppose the fracking industry -- and be forced to live with the risks. ...
Expand Ocean Protections in Hawaii PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

Anna
- 15 days ago - seaturtles.org
Habitats that will gain protections with an expansion include offshore pelagic (open water) areas, seamounts, submerged reefs, guyots (sunken islands), and banks. Nearly 110 seamounts, known as hotspots of biodiversity, have been identified in the area
Support Equitable and Sustainable Fishing in Belize: Ban the Use of Nets and Longlines PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty )

Anna
- 16 days ago - change.org
The use of unsustainable and unselective fishing gears such as nets and longlines are disproportionately contributing to the decline in Belize's finfish as well as a host of other protected or threatened species including turtles, manatees,
PLEASE SIGN Be Moral With Coral
Environment  (tags: oceans, ecosystems )

Nicola Ve
- 16 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign and share, thanks.
Support Obama's Plan to Reduce Ocean Noise Pollution PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, oceans )

Anna
- 18 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Whales need to hear each other. It's how they travel the long distances to their mates. Whales and dolphins also need good hearing to locate their food. In a process called echolocation, they send out a sound and listen to how it bounces and echoes.
 

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