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PETITION - Save Flying Fox Bats From Dying Tangled in Nets
Animals  (tags: save, flying bats, dying, nets, harmful, tree nets, FRUIT BATS, Entanglement, death, animals, environment, wildlife )

- 15 days ago -
Goal: Ban the use of harmful tree nets in order to save fruit bats from accidental entanglement and death.
Trump Removes Protections For Marine Life Trapped In Fishing Nets
Animals  (tags: removal of regulations, endangered species, marine life, nets, Trump Administration, dolphins, sea turtles, whales )

- 581 days ago -
Endangered sea turtles, dolphins, whales, and other marine life trapped in fishing nets will no longer be protected under the Trump administration.
Stop the Killing of Seals By Fishermen
Animals  (tags: Seals, killed, injured, fisherman, nets, U.S. Legislature, animalcruelty, protection, suffering, animalwelfare, animalrights, ethics, AnimalWelfare )

- 1158 days ago -
Where fishermen, beat and kill helpless seals, for doing nothing except getting caught and cut in these nets.
Remove the Nets
Animals  (tags: sharks, nets, conservation, KwaZulu-Natal, petition, environmental impact, South Africa, dolphins, turtles, rays, animalcruelty, cruelty, endangered, protection, extinction, culling, environmental issues, protection, suffering, animalrights )

- 1160 days ago -
Indicate your support for the removal of shark nets throughout KwaZulu-Natal.
Save Whales From Dying in Nets
Animals  (tags: whales, wildanimals, killed, killing, oceans, nets, swordfish, habitat, humans, cruelty, conservation, law, suffering )

- 1212 days ago -
Add your name to join Oceana in demanding immediate protections for whales and get these nets out of the water before it s too late.
Protect Endangered Turtles From Trap Nets - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Endangered, loggerhead turtles, nets, animal protection, animal welfare )

- 1565 days ago -
Every year, hundreds of endangered pacific loggerhead sea turtles off the coast of Southern California are killed by careless fisheries. The federal government failed to enforce a drift gillnet fishery closure in an area where loggerhead turtles.
ACTION ALERT: Save Sea Turtles From Drowning! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, trapped, shrimp trawls, nets, drowned, killed, laws, protection )

- 2397 days ago -
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 )

- 3175 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
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 )

- 3202 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: Central Texas Neighborhood Reportedly Cruelly Massacring Deer!
Animals  (tags: texas neighbourhood, nets, capturing, abusing deers, cruelty, slaughter )

- 3272 days ago -
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 )

- 3379 days ago -
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 )

- 3486 days ago -
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 )

- 3505 days ago -
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 )

- 3615 days ago -
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 )

- 3624 days ago -
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.

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