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9 Ocean Species You Never Knew You Needed
Animals  (tags: conservation, environment, humans, habitat, Ocean, protection )

- 2021 days ago -
Life on Earth is old. Fossil records indicate that the first simple organisms emerged about 3.8 billion years ago, and it took another 1.8 billion years for multicelled organisms to evolve. Life is also extremely diverse........
Animals  (tags: OCEAN, whales, wildanimals, killing, conservation, society )

- 2115 days ago -
It's time for the EPA to act to save our sea life! Protect our coastal ecosystems & communities from ocean acidification. If the EPA waits too long, the impacts on our oceans -- their coral reefs, fisheries & other marine life -- could be devastating!!!!
New Fossils Show Sea Cows Had Their Roots In The Old World
Animals  (tags: sirenians, wildlife, ocean, earth, sea cow, old world, fossils )

- 2239 days ago -
Only in the last couple of years has this problem begun to be resolved. First, a group of French and Senegalese paleontologists reported a single, distinctive vertebra of a prorastomid from Senegal in West Africa.
'Super Mega-Pod' of 100,000 Dolphins Covers 35 Square Miles
Animals  (tags: animals, mammals, Dolphins, pods, wildlife, ocean, interesting )

- 2284 days ago -
[Captain Joe] Dutra said the boat tour followed the pod for more than an hour and said he's never seen anything like it. "When you see something that is honestly truly beyond belief," the captain said....
Speak Out to End Overfishing and Keep Our Oceans Healthy ACTION US
Animals  (tags: wildlife, ocean, environment, ecosystems, fish, Sustainabililty, conservation, habitat )

- 2445 days ago -
The National Marine Fisheries Service is considering weakening regulations that are vital to ending overfishing of our depleted ocean fish populations. We must strengthen, not slack off, efforts to end overfishing in America if we are to stop the further
Australia Sells Blue Whale Habitat for Oil Profits
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, environment, ethics, extinction, humans, habitat, protection, wildlife, whales, conservation, endangered, blue whales, australia, oil drilling, fossil fuel, water, ocean, ecological stability, save the whales )

- 2591 days ago -
Australia puts oil profits above the EPBC Act by auctioning off protected water habitats for drilling.
Discovering Lost Salmon at Sea
Animals  (tags: Salmon, Ocean, marine animals )

- 2890 days ago -
Where Atlantic salmon feed in the ocean has been a long-standing mystery, but new research led by the University of Southampton shows that marine location can be recovered from the chemistry of fish scales. Surprisingly, salmon from different British.....
Among Giants: A Life With Whales
Animals  (tags: animals, whale, life, ocean, world )

- 2934 days ago -
White Sperm Whale A very young and rare sperm whale swims with its mother in the Azores, Portugal.
Join the APA Alliance To Ban Shark Fin In California - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, sharks, shark fin, fish, marine animals, ocean, humans, society, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3029 days ago -
The Asian Pacific American Ocean Harmony Alliance was created to represent Asian Pacific Americans (APAs) who support the proposed legislation to ban the sale, trade, possession and distribution of shark fin.
No More Shark Fin Soup in Cape Town - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, sharks, shark fin, shark finning, shark fin soup, marine animals, shark catching, ocean, humans, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3031 days ago -
Shark finning continues to threaten the existence of sharks around the world. Of the 390 known species of sharks, 110 have been classified as endangered, threatened, or vulnerable, with current findings putting 20 species at the risk of extinction
Ghostly Creature Emerges From Ocean's Depths
Animals  (tags: Ghostly Creature, Ocean, creatures, animals )

- 3101 days ago -
Scientists unveiled on Wednesday a gossamer, ghostly creature discovered in the deepest reaches of the ocean between Indonesia and the Philippines.
Weird and Wonderful Creatures of the Deep: Decade-Long 'Sea Census' Uncovers 6,000 New Species of Marine Creature
Animals  (tags: marine creature, species, ocean, world, Marine Life )

- 3152 days ago -
A 'riot of species' has been uncovered in the world's oceans by the most comprehensive survey ever conducted of life in the seas, scientists announced today.But the decade-long Census of Marine Life, the first global attempt to map the wildlife .....
The Hidden Beauty of Plankton: Incredible Microscopic Sea Creatures Caught on Camera
Animals  (tags: plankton, microscopic, sea creatures, ocean, tiny creatures )

- 3156 days ago -
Bobbing away in the dark depths of the ocean, these tiny creatures display a unique beauty that few get to truly appreciate.And the latest publication by a scientist who studies these microscopic animals is set to become an unlikely bestseller - all thank
Taiji Opens Season on Dolphins Today
Animals  (tags: Taiji, Dolphins, Japan, sea creatures, ocean )

- 3184 days ago -
Each year in early September, Japan opens season on dolphins, and today marks the start of the season in Taiji, a now notorious place for slaughtering cetaceans thanks to the Oscar-winning documentary The Cove. And of course, activist Ric O'Barry .....
Early Warning System for the Whales: Sea Shepherd Deploys Acoustical Warning System for Whales in the Faeroe Islands - Sea Sheph
Animals  (tags: whales, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Danish Protectorate, Faeroe Islands, Bridgitte Bardot, ocean )

- 3195 days ago -
Over the last few weeks, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society has maintained a presence in the Danish Protectorate of the Faeroe Islands. Sea Shepherd is partnered with the Brigitte Bardot Foundation in our opposition to the brutal and barbaric slaughter.

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