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Undersea Phosphate Mine Threatens Mexico's Gray Whale Nursery


Environment  (tags: proposed development, habitatdestruction, marine life, Mexico, corporate greed, mining interests, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, world, wildlife, protection, pollution, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 860 days ago - theecologist.org
A project to mine 225,000 acres of seabed in Baja California's San Ignacio lagoon threatens the myriad sea life of the area...not just Gray whales but Blues, Humpbacks and Loggerhead turtles, from noise, disturbance and radioactive releases.



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Comments

AWAY AWHILE Cal Mendelsohn (1087)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 8:10 am
Someone should create a petition on this one.
 

Jordan G (37)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 8:13 am
More on People Behaving Badly.
 

Sue H (7)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 9:05 am
Tragic.
 

Jeannet Bertelink (74)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 10:07 am
Terrible
 

Winn A (177)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 11:39 am
Awful
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 11:44 am
Noted. Thanks, Cal.
So, there will hopefully be a protest in Boston in July regarding this to bring attention to the matter. Otherwise, those on Facebook and Twitter can take action at the end of the article. I'm glad this is not a "done deal" as of yet.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 12:19 pm
Terrible
 

Nicole W (646)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 5:34 pm
ty Cal
 

Jo S (619)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 5:54 pm
Horrible!
Thanks Cal.
 

Rituraj Phukan (1)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 8:06 pm
The primary concern should be the welfare of these babies; we can not now overlook their existence and let mining take precedence.
 

Luke Scott (23)
Monday June 15, 2015, 12:11 am
please sign
 

Roro l (0)
Monday June 15, 2015, 12:30 am
Thank you!
 

donna m (97)
Monday June 15, 2015, 12:33 am
signed and noted
 

donna m (97)
Monday June 15, 2015, 12:34 am
thanks
 

BackSoon Fowler (33)
Monday June 15, 2015, 2:15 am
Noted, Thanks Cal. This is a worrying article and I hope it does not get the go ahead. Have we not damaged the seas enough. Human greed as no limits!
 

Laurie jope (3)
Monday June 15, 2015, 3:14 am
Noted
 

Ana Lopes (92)
Monday June 15, 2015, 11:18 am
noted
 

Darren W (218)
Tuesday June 16, 2015, 6:43 am
Shared on facebook and twittersphere
 

Arild Gone for now (174)
Thursday June 18, 2015, 2:39 am
TY Cal.
 

Kamia T (89)
Thursday June 18, 2015, 12:48 pm
Are we flipping out of our minds?!!! We haven't destroyed enough of the 30% of the planet we have hold of, now we need to do the same with the sea bed? Can the extinction of humanity be far behind?
 
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