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Protect the Alaskan Arctic From Oil Drilling - Via Greenpeace (Global Petition)
Environment  (tags: Arctic, Oil Industry, Habitat Threat, Humans, Wild Animals, Polar Bears, Seals, Whales, Greenpeace, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 233 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Although no drilling will happen in 2014, there is still a need to make sure no oil companies drill using a lease. The Alaskan Arctic is home to hundreds of Alaskan Native communities in addition to wildlife like polar bears, seals and whales.
Action Alert: Protect the Arctic; Oil Drilling in the Arctic Isn't Worth the Risk.
Environment  (tags: action alert, sign the petition, Arctic, oil drilling, oil spills, toxic chemicals, fossil fuels, endangered species, polar bears, whates, seals )

Brian
- 703 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
"The Arctic Ocean's pristine waters are in danger. No technology currently exists to clean up oil spilled in the region home to endangered whales, polar bears, seals and other wildlife. Please sign the petition.
PETITION: Stop The Brutal Namibian Seal Hunt
Environment  (tags: NAMBIA, SEALS, HUNTING, wildlife, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, animals, climate, climate-change, humans, nature, oceans, politics, world )

SUE
- 748 days ago - change.org
The Namibian seal hunt is responsible for the largest slaughter of marine mammals on earth and is considered to be the most brutal of all seal culls.
Alaska's Wildlife at Risk! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Alaska, wildlife, environment, petroleum, bears, seals, birds, destruction, conservation, environment, habitat, healthconditions, nature, wildlife, protection )

Lindsey
- 878 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Alaska's 22-million-acre National Petroleum Reserve provides important subsistence resources for Alaska Natives and vital habitat for caribou, migratory birds, grizzly and polar bears, walruses, seals, and more. The future of the reserve is being decided
Sea Lions Found Shot on Puget Sound, US Officials Say
Environment  (tags: seals, sea, ecosystems, endangered, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, oceans, protection, conservation, nature, animals, animalcruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, animalwelfare, ethics, killing )

Xil
- 966 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Considered a pest by fishermen for preying on salmon, the cadavers feed sharks.I say its a good time to cut salmon out of your diets for a couple of months to let these fishermen taste their own medicin.Disruption of foodchains can have dire consequences
ACTION ALERT: Tell Secretary Salazar to Adopt Alternative C
Environment  (tags: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, ANWR, oil drilling, Arctic, polar bear, caribou, seals, wolves, birds, ecosystem, environment, Reynard Loki, 13.7 Billion Years, endangered species, polar bears, caribou, coastal plain, Comprehensive Conservation Plan )

Reynard
- 1058 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
If Interior Sec. Ken Salazar adopts Alternative C of Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, the coastal plain will be designated as "wilderness," protecting critical polar bear habitat from oil drilling. Must sign by 11/15.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Keep Oil Out of Arctic Waters--Don't Let Oil Poison Seals
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, activism, Arctic fauna, seals, ecosystems, environment, destruction, humans, protection, politics, wildlife, pollution, nature, energy, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 1098 days ago - act.oceana.org
Send the Department of the Interior a message today that we want a healthy, vibrant Arctic. Stand up for seals and other Arctic animals and put a stop to plans to drill in the Arctic.
Canada's Seal Hunt Killed By Climate Change, Economic Change
Environment  (tags: canada, sealing, seals, fur, oceans, hunting, animals, wildlife, protection, humans, environment, conservation, endangered, ecosystems )

SUE
- 1210 days ago - ens-newswire.com
OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, April 13, 2011 (ENS) - Canada's annual seal hunt opened Monday off northeastern Newfoundland in an area called The Front, but few sealers went to the ice amid low
Ottawa Amends Seal-Hunt Rules in Face of EU Ban
Environment  (tags: seals, canadian seal slaughter, club banned, Canadiankillersofbabyseals, climatechange, politics, oceans )

In A Mirr
- 2093 days ago - cbc.ca
Traditional spiked club banned, The federal government has quietly posted new regulations that will slow down the controversial seal hunt by forcing sealers to take more time ensuring the mammals are dead before skinning.
Protestors Barred as Seal Hunt Kicks Off
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, endangered, environment, 0nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world, seals, canadiankillersofbabyseals )

Sanat
- 2367 days ago - news.ninemsn.com.au
The government is allowing hunters to kill up to 275,000 young harp seals on the ice floes off Eastern Canada, but only three had been reported killed on the first morning of the hunt in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
We Detect a Seal Change
Environment  (tags: seals, melting sea ice, endangeres species list )

Karen
- 2368 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced yesterday that it will evaluate whether four kinds of seals inhabiting Alaska's Bering Sea should be placed on the endangered species list because of melting sea ice.
Aquarium Releases Seals Back Into Water
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, environment, GoodNews, oceans, wildlife, seals )

Erika
- 2685 days ago - wtop.com
CHARLESTOWN, R.I. (AP) - Fifteen seals were released back into the water Thursday after being rehabilitated at the Mystic Aquarium in Connecticut.
Deadly Algae, Overfishing Linked
Environment  (tags: dolphins, seals, birds, pollution, toxins, over-harvesting )

Maureen
- 2701 days ago - news24.com
Los Angeles - Hundreds of seals, dolphins and marine birds have been killed in recent weeks by an upsurge in a sea toxin linked to overfishing, the destruction of wetlands and pollution, the Los Angeles Times reported on Friday. The report was trigger
Canada's Commercial Seal Hunt Starts
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, wildlife, seals )

Marie
- 2729 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Up to 20 percent of the Atlantic herd usually nests on thick ice floes in the southern Gulf, but this year authorities and animal rights groups found only slush and ice fragments too small to support a newborn pup.
Seals Dying Without Ice
Environment  (tags: animals, seals, seal hunt, Canada, ClimateChange )

Kevin
- 2735 days ago - blog.stopthesealhunt.com
This video report from IFAW staff reports on their surveillance flights, which are detecting very few harp seals in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence due to lack of ice.
 

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