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Western Australia - Stop the Catch-and-Kill Shark Policy
Animals  (tags: western australia, petition, sharks, shark fin, soup, marine, welfare )

- 1304 days ago -
It is important to stop this pronto because we are killing sharks even when more than half of them are innocent and have done nothing wrong!
WA: Do Not Allow the Legalisation of Recreational Hunting in National Parks and Public Lands
Animals  (tags: Western Australia, shooting, laws, hunting, animal welfare, petition )

- 1608 days ago -
If the proposal is accepted, recreational hunting will only cause negative impact to our National Parks and Public lands, damages that cannot be reversed.
PETITION - SAVE OUR SHARKS - Greenpeace Australia
Animals  (tags: Western Australia, Sharks, Cruelty, Death, Crime, Government, ETHICS? )

- 1932 days ago -
A brutal and misguided mass-cull of sharks will soon begin in Western Australia. --- We have just days to get it stopped. --- Let's pile the pressure on WA Premier Colin Barnett to halt the senseless shark attack before it starts!
Legislate Real Protection for WA's Wildlife ACTION
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, animalwelfare, Western Australia, protection, endangered, environment, extinction )

- 2379 days ago -
Western Australia's threatened wildlife needs our help. WA's current Wildlife Conservation Act, now more that 60 years old, is powerless to protect threatened species, because it does not protect critical habitats, landscapes or ecological processes.
Humpback Whales Threatened By Oil Industry
Animals  (tags: western australia, the kimberly, outback, humpback whale, oil industry, gas industry, endangered species, extinction, whale birthing, protect environment, oil refineries, marine life, cetacean mammals, activism, dinosaurs, oil spills, environment )

- 2816 days ago -
Western Australia seeks to protect Humpback whales from the clutches of oil industries that seek to exploit the areas untapped resources.
ACTION ALERT: URGENT: Help Free WA Pigs From a Lifetime of Confinement ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: factory farming, horrific cruelty, sow stalls, animal welfare, western australia )

- 2945 days ago -
Last year Tasmania became the first Australian State to announce a ban on sow stalls by 2017. This was a major step towards ending one of the cruellest confinement methods endured by hundreds of thousands of mother pigs in Australian factory farms.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Sale of Horse Meat and Horse Slaughter in WA and Australia ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: horse slaughtered, human consumption, horse cruelty, western australia, australia, ban horse slaughter )

- 3069 days ago -
According to the Federal Government Department of Agriculture around 40,000 horses are slaughtered for human consumption each year. Up until now, horse meat for human consumption was destined for overseas markets such as Japan and Europe;
ACTION ALERT: State Liberal Government in W.A No Longer Disclosing Animal Experimentation Figures or Use! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: western australia, local government, hiding animal torture, experiments figures, animal welfare )

- 3095 days ago -
Animal welfare advocates have accused the WA Government of secrecy after it admitted it will no longer disclose how many animals are used in research and what experiments are conducted on them.
Killer Sharks to Be Shot, Slaughtered - Western Australia
Animals  (tags: australai, wa, western australia, sharks, attacks, swimmers, beach )

- 3392 days ago -
ROGUE sharks that attack beachgoers this summer will be hunted down, shot in the head and sawed apart until their spines are severed. The Sunday Times can today reveal the graphic methods put in place by the WA Government's Shark Hazard Committee for deal
Hopes for Feral Goat Cull to Bring Back Wallaby - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, western australia, wa, goats, feral, fox, wallaby, conservation, environment )

- 3659 days ago -
The Western Australian Department of Environment and Conservation is hoping a reduction in feral goat numbers will lead to a return of the black-footed rock wallaby to the Murchison River area.
Dozens of Whales Die on WA Beaches - Western Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, western australia, wa, whales, beaching, deaths, stranded, dolphins, ocean )

- 3685 days ago -
About 55 stranded whales and dolphins have died after beaching themselves at Hamelin Bay, 10km north of Augusta, early this morning. The Department of Environment and Conservation said the mass stranding involved about 80 mammals, but only 25 had been fou
Woylies Listed as Threatened Species: Templeman
Animals  (tags: threatened species, marsupial, woylie, bettong, western australia )

- 4087 days ago -
Woylies have been listed as a threatened species after a dramatic decline in numbers of the kangaroo-like marsupial, Western Australia's Environment Minister David Templeman says. An estimated 70-80% decline in population since 2001.
Farm Group Backs Animal Welfare Move - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, western australia, wa, farmers, farmers federation, animals, welfare )

- 4098 days ago -
The Western Australian Farmers Federation has welcomed moves by the Department of Agriculture to monitor and assist in managing animal welfare on farms.
Whale Sharks in Good Shape - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, shark, whale shark, giants, Ningaloo, western australia )

- 4138 days ago -
THE future for the gigantic whale sharks of the Indian Ocean looks good, according to the results of a recent study. The 12-year study, published in the journal Ecological Applications, contradicts previous findings that the Ningaloo whale shark populatio

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