START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Environment

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
- 136 days ago - theecologist.org
The Bering Sea is America's biggest fishery - but factory trawlers are ripping the guts out of the ecosystem,
U.S. Environmental Group Puts Canadian Fisheries on Its Target List
Environment  (tags: animals, protection, overfishing, world, environment )

Cal
- 266 days ago - montrealgazette.com
A prominent U.S. environmental group is targeting seafood imports from countries that don't follow American fishing standards -- and Canada is on its hit list.
The 'Dead' Ocean: Eyewitness Says Overfishing Has Emptied the Pacific
Environment  (tags: oceans, pollution, environment, destruction, overfishing, ecosystems, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 344 days ago - news.mongabay.com
An Australian sailor has described parts of the Pacific Ocean as "dead" because of severe overfishing, with his vessel having to repeatedly swerve debris for thousands of kilometers on a journey from Australia to Japan.
Protecting the Ocean
Environment  (tags: National Geographic, Protecting the Ocean, overfishing, global warming, pollution, solutions )

Dandelion
- 480 days ago - ocean.nationalgeographic.com
The oceans are facing threats from many sides. Learn about the issues--pollution, overfishing, and global warming chief among them--and the possible solutions for protecting the ocean. National Geographic article well written with lots of photos.
Demand That European Fleets Stop Deep Sea Overfishing ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, fish, overfishing, protection, habitat )

Cher
- 726 days ago - forcechange.com
The Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) was enacted by the European Union in order to organize its various countries, using collaborative planning with the public goal of maintaining a sustainable European fishing industry. Among the features of this policy
Swift Action Needed to Save World's Declining Fisheries-Study
Environment  (tags: animals, overfishing, oceans, humans, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 731 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Swift action is required to save many of the world's fisheries that are declining faster than expected, a study in a leading scientific journal shows.
UK ACTIVISM: Prince of Wales Launches Campaign to Save Fish and Chips
Environment  (tags: overfishing, environment, protection, humans, wildlife, animalwelfare, animals, habitat, ecosystems, environment, world, protection, nature, humans, politics )

Cal
- 875 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The Prince of Wales has launched a campaign to save the future of fish and chips as he warned of the "dire" consequences of over-fishing.
ARGENTINA: Paraná River Not What It Used to Be
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, overfishing, biodiversity wildlife, pollution, protection, weather, climate-change, climate )

Cal
- 957 days ago - ipsnews.net
Lower water levels and increasing pressure from overfishing in the Paraná river are causing an unprecedented decline in fish stocks in the river that is regarded as the second most biodiverse in South America after the Amazon river.
Canada - Reduce the Power of the Fisheries Minister ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, overfishing, habitat, nature, protection, destruction )

Cher
- 969 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ask the Canadian government to overhaul its long outdated governance of fisheries, reducing the power of conflicted ministers and their departments and ensuring that long-term, scientifically based decisions are made.
Victory Month | Threatened Bluefin Tuna Get Some Help
Environment  (tags: bluefin tuna, overfishing, Oceana, ICCAT, endangered, conservation, Ted Danson, Reynard Loki, 13.7 Billion Years )

Reynard
- 1012 days ago - 13point7billion.org
Governments have agreed to implement an electronic catch documentation system for bluefin, which will help maintain healthier fish stocks for the threatened bluefin tuna, prized by sushi eaters. Help by taking the Pledge to Avoid Bluefin Tuna.
ACTION ALERT: Act Now to Protect Whale Sharks! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: oceans, enviornment, overfishing, destruction whale sharks, netted, killed, protection, congress, ecosystems )

Simone
- 1048 days ago - secure3.convio.net
More than 10 percent of the whale sharks netted this way are killed, and the fate of those released is unknown. The United States operates one of the biggest purse seine fleets for tuna in the region and should lead efforts to protect
Action Alert: Protect America's Ocean Fish
Environment  (tags: Ocean Ecosystems, overfishing, H.R. 2304 )

Lyne
- 1132 days ago - pewenvironment.org
Recently the "Fishery Science Improvement Act" (H.R. 2304) was introduced in Congress.The bill would undermine fisheries science, abandon fishery conservation goals and jeopardize successful efforts underway to prevent overfishing. Please sign petition!
World's Oceans Move Into 'Extinction Phase'
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, climate-change, overfishing, oceans, pollution, destruction, wildlife, nature, humans )

Cal
- 1198 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The next generation may lose the opportunity to swim over coral reefs or eat certain species of fish, scientists have warned, as the world's oceans move into a 'phase of extinction' due to human impacts such as over-fishing and climate change.
Will the San Jose Sharks Help Save Real Sharks? - PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Environment  (tags: ice hockey, environment, oceans, sharks, threatened, overfishing, killed, conservation, laws, legalisation )

Simone
- 1241 days ago - news.change.org
California's San Jose Sharks are on a tear through the NHL playoffs this month, and so their mascot 'Sharkie' must be keeping seriously busy. Win or lose, when the season is done, we hope that the team can sink its teeth into an important statewide issue
We Need to Stop Supporting Overfishing ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, wildlife, overfishing, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher
- 1243 days ago - act.oceana.org
We need to urge the World Trade Organization to put a limit on fishery subsidies. Tell WTO Ambassador Ron Kirk we need to save our fish for the future.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment tagged with overfishing

top story finders in Environment

1. Natasha Salgado 68 popular stories

2. Richard S. 65 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 65 popular stories

4. NicoleAWAY W. 65 popular stories

5. Carole K. 63 popular stories

6. Debbie Williamson 60 popular stories

7. Cher C. 51 popular stories

8. Ashley heffner 49 popular stories

9. Mary T. 48 popular stories

10. john pierce 47 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!