Start A Petition

Sign Petition: U.S. Military Base in Okinawa Threatens Rare Dugongs

Animals  (tags: animals, dugong, manatee, okinawa, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, extinction, sadness, environment, habitat, nature, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, protection, humans, oceans )

- 3262 days ago -
The U.S. and Japanese governments are planning to destroy the best remaining habitat of a unique and critically endangered marine mammal -- the Okinawa dugong. This dugong, a relative of the manatee, is a rare marine mammal that feeds in the seagrass beds.

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Past Member (0)
Saturday June 20, 2009, 5:43 am
Sent and personalized with my limited Japanese...

Joycey B (750)
Saturday June 20, 2009, 8:42 am
Did this Thursday. Noted with thanks Tom.

Joycey Berry Canton, NC @ 06:01PM PT Jun 18

Thank you for making the pledge "U.S. Military Base in Okinawa Threatens Rare Dugongs"

Thank you for taking action on "U.S. Military Base in Okinawa Threatens Rare Dugongs"
Help spread the word by sending this message to your friends.

Tierney G (381)
Sunday June 21, 2009, 7:21 pm
Signed pledge June18 Thanks Tom

Gemma H (48)
Sunday June 21, 2009, 7:32 pm
Noted & signed ~ thank you Tom

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 21, 2009, 10:55 pm
Governement can't destroy habitats of endangered animals, that is simply not done ! We have to stop them ! Noted, signed and put in my group for the protection of endangered species
Thanks Tom

Polly pagan (82)
Sunday June 21, 2009, 11:01 pm
noted and signed and shared

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 21, 2009, 11:49 pm
This petition is not from Okinawa but from Thailand, nevertheless it is also to save this dugong population

mary f (202)
Monday June 22, 2009, 1:47 am

Cynthia Davis (340)
Monday June 22, 2009, 5:16 am

Julie van Niekerk (230)
Monday June 22, 2009, 12:04 pm
When everything has been destroyed, what are they planning to destroy next?

Kari D (192)
Monday June 22, 2009, 1:53 pm
noted & already signed

. (0)
Tuesday June 23, 2009, 9:57 am
Thanxx Tom... sherbet the Japanese are always looking for another outpost to destroy, when will they ever learn.. Only perhaps when it is tooooooo late.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 23, 2009, 11:42 pm
pledged,signed and noted ! thanks Tom!

Mandi T (376)
Wednesday June 24, 2009, 8:57 am
Thank you for making the pledge "U.S. Military Base in Okinawa Threatens Rare Dugongs"
Thank you for taking action on "U.S. Military Base in Okinawa Threatens Rare Dugongs
Signed both. Tx Doll.

Leigh B (211)
Wednesday June 24, 2009, 1:01 pm
Thank you., pledge taken also, thanks Tom

Karla F (24)
Wednesday June 24, 2009, 2:47 pm
All done. Thanks, Tom!
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


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

Most Active Today in Animals

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.