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The World's Most Endangered Marine Mammal Can Be Saved With One Simple Change

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- 2105 days ago -
If gillnets were banned in the upper Gulf of California, the population of the vaquita porpoise would almost certainly recover, say scientists.


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Ljiljana Milic (115)
Monday July 15, 2013, 1:40 am
Main problem it the problem of finfish nets - Unbelievable!
Noted with sadness & Thanks for posting Giana.

Gvapo T (22)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:10 am
thanks for posting this article Giana

jeanne s (205)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:15 am
14,911 pledges of 20,000 goal

Monday July 15, 2013, 4:22 am
noted with hope
Thank you, Giana.

Past Member (0)
Monday July 15, 2013, 6:34 am
3 years to phase these nets in?? Well these cuties may not be around then...pledged-thx Giana

Suzanne B (246)
Monday July 15, 2013, 7:31 pm
thanks for sharing this!

Christine Stewart (134)
Monday July 15, 2013, 9:03 pm
Ban the gillnets!

De D (96)
Monday July 15, 2013, 9:09 pm
Hope it helps......thanks.

Leslene Dunn (84)
Monday July 15, 2013, 11:27 pm
Horrible - these poor animals - the ocean is their home, where they were meant to live free of any cruelty, but true to humans, we don't know how to leave anything alone and in peace.

Sheila D (194)
Monday July 15, 2013, 11:27 pm
Noted. I agree - ban the gillnets. Thank you and I hope more can be done to save these little ones.

. (7)
Monday July 15, 2013, 11:28 pm
Pledged, thanks Giana.

Aud n (736)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 1:19 am

Danuta W (1251)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 2:50 am

PlsNoMessage se (588)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 3:40 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 4:41 am
noted 16/7,thank you

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 6:13 am
Everybody should do their part

MmAway M (520)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 11:28 am
Pray that they can survive, we have lost so many already.
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