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Emergency Call From the Maldives: Help Us to Protect the Underwater Paradise Around the Maldives From Airguns Used in Oil Explo
Environment  (tags: maldives, turtles, ocean, pollution, petition )

- 1590 days ago -
Call off the search for oil in the region, and Ensure the protection of an underwater world that is so crucial for both the livelihoods of Maldivians and for tourism.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sea Turtles From Hotel Development
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, TURTLES, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, pollution, politics, oceans, world, green )

- 2019 days ago -
Backed by tropical forest and bordered by the Pacific Ocean, the still relatively pristine Matapalo Beach is home to over 200 nesting sites of the green and black species of sea turtles. All 200 of those nesting sites face a real threat from RIU Hotels, a
8 Suspects Arrested in Jairo Mora Case, But Motive Remains Unclear
Environment  (tags: Jairo Mora, Sandoval, environmental activism, death, justice, turtles, politics, protection, humans, government, environment, wildlife, world )

- 2150 days ago -
In an early-morning series of raids in the province of Limón, Costa Rican police captured eight suspects in the May 31 slaying of turtle conservationist Jairo Mora.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Bring Sea Turtle Activist's Killers to Justice
Environment  (tags: Jairo Mora, Sandoval, environmental activism, death, justice, turtles, politics, protection, humans, government, environment, wildlife, world )

- 2183 days ago -
Jairo Mora Sandoval, a 26-year-old conservationist who worked as a beach monitor for the Wider Caribbean Sea Turtle Conservation Network was brutally beaten, bound and murdered last month. Tell the Costa Rican government we need to find his killer and pro
Olive Ridleys May Delay Mass Nesting at Odisha Beach
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, turtles, environment, nature, humans, habitat, ecosystems, politics, oceans, climate-change, climatechange )

- 2694 days ago -
Endangered Olive Ridley turtles may delay their mass nesting at Odisha's Gahirmatha beach, one of the world's largest turtle nesting sites. The reason: climatic changes.
Turtles Bring JFK Air Traffic to Crawl - ABC News
Environment  (tags: turtles, heroes, pilots, humorous, video )

- 2917 days ago -
About 150 turtles inching their way across a runway at New York's Kennedy International Airport reduced some flights to a crawl this morning. The Federal Aviation Administration said delays reached 30 minutes for some flights.
ACTION ALERT: Take Action for Sea Turtles in NT Waters !!
Environment  (tags: northern territory, top end sea life, protection, turtles, surival, conservation, ecosystems, environment )

- 2997 days ago -
Sign the online petition to the Northern Territory's Chief Minister, Paul Henderson urging his government to take immediate action to protect Top End sea life by creating a network of no-take marine sanctuaries throughout NT waters
Plastic Particles Circulating Endlessly in World's Oceans
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, pollution, marine life, birds, turtles, food chain, plastic pollution, water, oceans, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, destruction, animals )

- 3014 days ago -
That plastic bottle or plastic take-away coffee lid that has 20 minutes of use can spend decades killing countless seabirds, marine animals and fish, experts reported here this week.
How Turtles Can Conquer Atlantic By Swimming Thousands of Miles in a Perfectly Straight Line
Environment  (tags: Turtles, world's roughest oceans, Travel )

- 3093 days ago -
They are famed for their epic voyages across the world's roughest oceans. But until now, nobody quite appreciated just how good leatherback turtles were at navigation.
Turtles and Dugongs
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, globalwarming, wildlife, turtles, dugongs, world )

- 3174 days ago -
The "turtle and dugong capital of the world", the northern Great Barrier Reef and Torres Strait region, faces increased pressure under climate change from human actions such as fishing, hunting, onshore development and pollution
Turtle Tragedy
Environment  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, turtles, oil spill, protection, wildlife, environment, wildanimals, habitat )

- 3218 days ago -
While the words "British Petroleum" may now be forever linked with "oil spill" and "environmental disaster," the Animal Legal Defense Fund refuses to let BP add "animal cruelty" to the company's hall of shame. In June, we joined a coalition of animal
Despite Oil, Baby Turtles Being Released To Gulf
Environment  (tags: animals, turtles, released, oil spill, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3257 days ago -
Federal biologists are releasing thousands of endangered baby sea turtles into the western Gulf of Mexico, betting that by the time the silver dollar-sized swimmers make it to the oil-fouled waters of the eastern Gulf, BP will have cleaned up its goopy
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, Gulf oil spill disaster, habitatdestruction, animal welfare, turtles, ecosystems, destruction, humans, wildlife )

- 3273 days ago -
The seemingly endless oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is killing countless sea animals and sea birds, large and small. But there is no story as tragic as the plight of the sea turtles
Stop BP From Burning Turtles Alive in the Oil Spill ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, BP, oil spill, turtles, habitat, nature, wildlife, protection )

- 3287 days ago -
BP is killing endangered sea turtles in its careless oil clean-up operations. Stop BP from burning turtles alive in the oil spill
BP Is Burning Oil ... and Sea Turtles
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, suffering, death, turtles, BP, oil spill, wildlife )

- 3290 days ago -
It's not just oil going up in flames in the controlled burns BP has been setting off in the Gulf of Mexico. According to eyewitnesses, sea turtles and other marine life trapped in the oil slick are being burned alive -- and BP is preventing rescuers from

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