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East Coast Seal Cull: Fishery Minister's Own Study Says Little Evidence Slaughters Work
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, slaughter, East Coast Seal Cull, Fisheries Minister Keith Ashfield, Grey Seals, Keith Ashfield, Seal Cull, Seal Cull 2011, Cod, Cod Stocks, Fisheries, Seal Slaughter, protection, ethics, cruelty, killing )

- 2843 days ago -
As Canada's fisheries minister contemplates whether to approve a five-year cull of 140,000 grey seals on the East Coast, his own department has released a study that concludes there's little evidence to show such slaughters actually work.
ACTION ALERT: Australian Sea Lions Need Your Help! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: australian sea lions, fisheries, slaughtered killed, investigation, protection, endangered threatened, government )

- 2965 days ago -
In 2010, a report1 was published outlining the impacts on Australian Sea Lions from a South Australian shark fishery, which estimated that 256 sea lions were being killed each year. The Australian Sea Lion is listed as a threatened species under federal
ACTION ALERT: Stop Blaming Seals for Disappearing Fish ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: harp seals, fisheries, human destruction, seal slaughter, crimes, massacre, canadian government )

- 3032 days ago -
There were 30 million seals when the first European explorers landed on the eastern coast of Canada in the late 17th century, and the cod were far more than abundant. Now, with less than one fourth of the original seal population, its far-fetched,
ACTON ALERT: URGENT- Help Stop the Death of Hundreds of Australian Sea Lions !!!
Animals  (tags: australia, sea lions, threatened, killed, fisheries, nets, garrett, authorities, protection )

- 3358 days ago -
A recent report has revealed that an estimated 374 Australian Sea Lions are killed each breeding season in the nets of an Australian fishery, as the animals get tangled and drown. The shark gillnet sector of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, fisheries, sustainable )

- 3362 days ago -
Three organizations band together to promote sustainable practices
Millions of Sea Turtles Are Killed as 'Collateral Damage' in the Race for Fish
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, wildlife, sea turtles, death, fisheries, hooks, nets, gillnets, longlines, trawls )

- 3385 days ago -
Millions of sea turtles have become the unintended victims of a failure to properly manage the worlds' fisheries, with more and more of their habitats clogged with hooks and nets, an important new report has revealed.
ACTION ALERT: Save The Atlantic Albatross!!!
Animals  (tags: atlantic albatross, threatened, birds, fisheries, protection, extinction, conservation )

- 3464 days ago -
The Albatross is rapidly declining on South Georgia, and links have been made between these declining populations and longline fishing within the ICCAT fishery.
China's Fisheries Must Adapt to Meet New EU Regulations
Animals  (tags: animals, fish, China, EU regulations, fisheries, environment, protection )

- 3626 days ago -
China appears to have made considerable progress in improving the traceability of its fish processing industry, but will need to adapt further if it is to meet the requirements of forthcoming European Union regulations, according to a new report by
Sign Petition: Protect Wild Salmon Worldwide
Animals  (tags: animals, salmon, fisheries, Canada, BC, protection, habitat, environment, endangered, science )

- 3753 days ago -
Wild salmon are the backbone of the BC Coast. On Feb 9, 2009 the BC Supreme Court ruled that salmon farms are a fishery and a federal responsibility. The science is in. The feedlot fishery is damaging wild salmon stocks worldwide.
Take Action: Speak Out Against Congress's Flawed Overfishing Proposal
Animals  (tags: fisheries, marine life, killing, endangered, sustainabililty, conservation )

- 3954 days ago -
Bottom trawlers, longlines and gillnets allow fishermen to catch unsustainably huge amounts of fish and other marine life. The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) has proposed a rule to combat this practice that falls short. Tell NMFS to do it right.

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