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Animals  (tags: wildlife, turtyles, fish, seabirds, trapped, bycatch, fishing nets )

- 1130 days ago -
BycatchâEUR"itâEUR(TM)s a familiar word in fisheries. ItâEUR(TM)s the term fishermen use to describe unwanted catchâEUR"fish and other animals that are unintentionally caught in nets and on hooks. Often times, these fish and other wildlife, such as sea turtles and
Loss of Seabirds Highlights Double Danger for Species
Animals  (tags: environment, habitat, humans, animals, seabirds, abitat loss, climate change, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animaladvocates, endangered )

- 1400 days ago -
Scientists say increasing human impacts on habitat are combining with climate change to put serious survival stresses on species and ecosystems.
Commend Wildlife Center for Saving Seabirds PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, wildlife, seabirds )

- 1550 days ago -
Commend the Cape Wildlife Center for its innovative seabird rehabilitation.
Pacific Coast Sea Bird Die-Off Puzzles Scientists
Animals  (tags: animals, seabirds, mass die-offs, Cassin`s auklets )

- 1598 days ago -
Scientists are trying to figure out what's behind the deaths of seabirds that have been found by the hundreds along the Pacific Coast since October. Mass die-offs of the small, white-bellied gray birds known as Cassin's aucklets have been reported from-
Nearly Half a Million Seabirds Die in Gillnets Every Year, But Solutions Exist
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, suffering, death, seabirds, gillnets )

- 2011 days ago -
A recent study from the Biological Conservation journal brings shocking news: every year across the globe, an estimated 400,000 seabirds are killed by gillnets.
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, recycling, business, overfishing, birds, seabirds, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, conservation, protection, environment )

- 2285 days ago -
Right now, a group of beverage industry giants led by Coca Cola are taking the Northern Territory Government to court for starting the territory's first ever 'Cash for Containers' recycling scheme. If Coca Cola's lawyers win the case, it could slam the br
UK---Marine Pollution Incidents Kill Thousands of Seabirds - and It Could Be Legal!
Animals  (tags: animals, pollution, kiling, seabirds, animalwelfare, endangered, wildlife )

- 2287 days ago -
Between 29 January and 6 February 2013, more than 500 seabirds, mainly guillemots, were killed or rendered helpless by a mystery substance from a pollution event off the south coast of England.
Fishers Fight Over Dwindling Catch in El Salvador
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, overfishing, birds, seabirds, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, conservation )

- 2295 days ago -
A ban on bottom trawling is vital to preserve marine life in this small Central American country, experts say. But the fall in fish stocks is also due to other factors, such as pollution and climate change, they say.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Bald Eagles and Atlantic Wildlife
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, overfishing, birds, seabirds, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, conservation )

- 2361 days ago -
Some of the world's most amazing migrations culminate every year in wildlife feeding frenzies along the Atlantic coast, but these events are threatened by industrial fishing at sea. River herring and shad travel hundreds of miles from the ocean to rivers,
Above the Ocean: Saving the World's Most Threatened Birds
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, seabirds, animals, endangered, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )

- 2390 days ago -
A recent paper in Bird Conservation International found that the 28 percent of the world's seabirds are listed as threatened by the IUCN Red List--over double the percentage of birds imperiled as a whole, 12 percent
Storm Petrel Seabirds Can Smell Their Relatives
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, birds, seabirds, mating, inbreeding, smell, research, biology, genetic compatibility )

- 2499 days ago -
In a "recognition test", European storm petrels chose to avoid the scent of a relative in favour of approaching the smell of an unrelated bird. The researchers think this behaviour prevents the birds from "accidentally inbreeding".
New Review Reveals Worrying Declines in the World's Seabirds
Animals  (tags: birds, seabirds, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, protection, humans, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, extinction, animalrights )

- 2627 days ago -
The status of the world's seabirds has deteriorated rapidly over recent decades and several species and many populations are now perilously close to extinction.
Tragic Impact on Wildlife From New Zealand Oil Disaster
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, death, oil, seabirds )

- 2778 days ago -
Hundreds of dead birds have already been found along the Bay of Plenty coastline as a result of the Rena oil spill disaster but these represent just a fraction of the affected wildlife
Rat Eradication Could Save Seabirds on Henderson Island
Animals  (tags: Rat eradication, seabirds, protection, life, Henderson Island )

- 2885 days ago -
The RSPB is embarking on a scheme to save the seabirds on Henderson Island, a UK overseas territory. The birds are under severe threat because of invasive rats that prey on their chicks.
New Seabird Discovered, First in 55 Years
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildanimals, wildlife, birds, seabirds, humans, goodnews, GoodNews, protection, habitat )

- 2982 days ago -
A new seabird has been discovered by an international expedition headed by one of the world's top seabird-experts, Peter Harrison,

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