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U.S. Environmental Group Puts Canadian Fisheries on Its Target List
Environment  (tags: animals, protection, overfishing, world, environment )

- 1410 days ago -
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 )

- 1488 days ago -
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 )

- 1624 days ago -
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 )

- 1870 days ago -
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 )

- 1874 days ago -
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 )

- 2018 days ago -
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 )

- 2100 days ago -
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 )

- 2113 days ago -
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 )

- 2156 days ago -
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 )

- 2192 days ago -
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 )

- 2276 days ago -
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 )

- 2342 days ago -
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 )

- 2384 days ago -
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 )

- 2387 days ago -
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.
Major Trade Organization Report Emphasizes Need to Rein in Fisheries Subsidies
Environment  (tags: environment, wildlife, habitat, nature, protection, overfishing )

- 2398 days ago -
WWF applauds the strong language in a long-awaited report that a key World Trade Organization (WTO) negotiating body released Friday, which underscores the urgent need to halt government-subsidized overfishing.

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