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ACTION ALERT: Save Sea Turtles From Drowning! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, trapped, shrimp trawls, nets, drowned, killed, laws, protection )

Simone
- 2329 days ago - secure.defenders.org
Tens of thousands of endangered and threatened sea turtles are accidentally trapped by shrimp trawls each year. And without Turtle Excluder Devices (TEDs) -- special equipment that provides sea turtles an escape -- many face the grim fate of drowning
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 )

Simone
- 3107 days ago - hsi.org.au
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
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 )

Beatrice
- 3134 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
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: Central Texas Neighborhood Reportedly Cruelly Massacring Deer!
Animals  (tags: texas neighbourhood, nets, capturing, abusing deers, cruelty, slaughter )

Simone
- 3204 days ago - secure.peta.org
Pecan Plantation Owners Association (a neighborhood association in Hood County, Texas) is reportedly trapping unwanted deer with nets and transporting these terrified wild animals in trucks to a slaughter plant.
One Humpback Whale Caught Every 10 Days in Queensland Beach Nets
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, nets, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Cher
- 3311 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Another Humpback Whale has been caught in a shark net off Australia's Queensland Coast, this is the 5th Humpback snared since September 2009, an average of 1 humpback whale caught every 10 days. The entangled Humpback whale calf was accompanied by a
Remove the Nets Along the KwaZulu-Natal Coast Line ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, nets, killed, marine life, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3418 days ago - animalrights.change.org
It is difficult to believe in this day in age, with all that we know about sharks' plummeting populations, their critical role in ocean ecosystems, and the minimal risk they pose to humans, that the archaic and destructive practice of installing shark
Remove the Nets: Join the Shark Angels' Campaign Against Shark Nets ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, sharks, nets, killing, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3437 days ago - all-creatures.org
Support fhe removal of shark nets throughout KwaZulu-Natal. By signing this petition you are agreeing that the practice of shark culling through the use of shark nets is archaic and a new approach that eliminates wildlife casualties must be implemented.
Tell the Government to Protect Sea Turtles From Trawls! Take Action!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, trawls, Ted, nets, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 3547 days ago - takeaction.oceana.org
Many of our country's trawl fisheries accidentally injure and kill endangered sea turtles by entangling them in their massive nets.
Record Number of Entangled Rare Whales This Winter
Animals  (tags: georgia, florida, marine wildlife, whales, right whales, entangled, record numbers, fishing gear, nets, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection, suffering )

Jacquelin
- 3556 days ago - boston.com
An unprecedented number of North Atlantic right whales have been found tangled in fishing rope this winter off Georgia and Florida - and scientists are searching where the marine giants that summer off New England may have picked up the gear.
Horrific Dolphin Deaths Show Maui at Risk
Animals  (tags: new zealand, endangered dolphins, threatened, fisherman, nets, disappearing, deaths, investigation )

Simone
- 3885 days ago - wwf.org.nz
Photos of 22 dead common dolphins, killed in trawl nets along the west coast of the North Island last December, are horrific and sobering proof that current fishing restrictions cannot adequately protect Maui's dolphins. The photos were released
Saving Dolphins With Sonar
Animals  (tags: sonar, echolocation, cetaceans, dolphins, whales, nets, research, study, technology, protection )

John (Aqu
- 3889 days ago - popsci.com
Fortunately for whales and other cetaceans (dolphins, porpoises) who use echolocation, an entirely different sonar technology may now prove to save these animals' lives.sonar
   

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