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This is How We Should #Experience #Dolphins & #Whales (VIDEO) ~ #Free

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For example, dolphins typically swim up to 40 to 50 miles per day while orca whales can swim for up to 100 miles in a 24 hour period.

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#Sharks are #entitled to their #domain

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How vain do we want to be as a culture? How disconnected with our natural environment?

Via Kathy Dowsett
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TAKE  ACTION  here>>  https://www.greenpeace.org.au/action/?cid=60&src=TW1&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=blog&utm_term=010814_1101&utm_campaign=Arctic&txtArea=twitter

 

& HERE pls>  https://secure.marineconservation.org.au/donate.php?campid=701900000006XVIAA2

 

Ban Drumlines & Shark Nets in South Africa:  https://secure.avaaz.org/en/petition/KwaZuluNatal_Sharks_Board_Ban_Drumlines_Shark_Nets_in_South_Africa/?wowBBbb

 

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Petition to STOP illegal killing of 'juvenile Sharks' into a jar! https://secure.avaaz.org/en/petition/Make_putting_sharks_in_a_jar_illegal/?towBBbb

 

 

Outrage over EPA shark-cull decision: http://www.projectaware.org/update/outrage-over-epa-shark-cull-decision

 

Global shark crisis! - POWERFUL VIDEO: 3.22m http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSaxDGdet4g&feature=youtu.be

 

 SHARK deterrent Wetsuit:  http://www.ted.com/talks/hamish_jolly_a_shark_deterrent_wetsuit_and_it_s_not_what_you_think

 

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VICTORY for SHARKS   http://www.seashepherd.org/news-and-media/2014/09/11/victory-for-australias-sharks-1625#.VBJSPECsjSQ.twitter

 

23.5.14 ~ 

Comment: WA's shark cull didn't answer the big ocean safety questions:  http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/05/23/comment-was-shark-cull-didnt-answer-big-ocean-safety-questions

 

8.5.14 ~  

Australia: More than 170 sharks caught under controversial cull program:  http://edition.cnn.com/2014/05/08/world/asia/australia-shark-cull/index.html?hpt=hp_c4

 

 

 

29 April 2014, 9.30pm BST

WA shark cull season ends, and ocean users don’t want it to return:  http://theconversation.com/wa-shark-cull-season-ends-and-ocean-users-dont-want-it-to-return-26038

 

 

 

19.4.14 ~ 

Live tracking of tagged sharks still not on SharkSmart website http://www.perthnow.com.au/news/western-australia/live-tracking-of-tagged-sharks-still-not-on-sharksmart-website/story-fnhocxo3-1226889964661

 

 

14.4.14 ~ 

Australia Wants to Selectively Slaughter Sharks for Three More Years:  https://news.vice.com/articles/australia-wants-to-selectively-slaughter-sharks-for-three-more-years

 

13.4.14 ~  Leave the SHARKs aloan!  http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/04/13/activists-sink-teeth-was-shark-baiting-programme

 

 10.4.14 ~ 

A shark cull divides a nation:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26937924

 

 

24.3.14 ~ 

Shark cull policy in Western Australia faces fresh challenge from Greens: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/mar/24/shark-cull-policy-in-western-australia-faces-fresh-challenge-from-greens

Party brings in private member's bill to tackle an environmental exemption it dismisses as a 'cynical PR exercise'

 

 

 14.3.14 ~ Why Saving Sharks is a Good Investment:  http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2014/03/14/the-real-life-shark-tank-why-saving-sharks-is-a-good-investment/

 

 

13.3.14 ~ 

WA Shark Cull Update - EPA rules out assessment despite 23,000 public submissions:::  http://www.seashepherd.org.au/news-and-media/2014/03/13/wa-shark-cull-update-epa-rules-out-assessment-despite-23000-public-submissions-1586

 

 

 

26.2.14 ~ Shark victim's mother takes court action against shark cull

Read more: http://www.watoday.com.au/wa-news/shark-victims-mother-takes-court-action-against-shark-cull-20140226-33hfx.html#ixzz2uX1blsK6

 

 

26.2.14 ~ 

Sea Shepherd seeks injunction to stop WA shark cull:  http://au.news.yahoo.com/a/21709551/sea-shepherd-seeks-injunction-to-stop-wa-shark-cull/

 

23.2.14 ~ 

Western Australia's shark cull will hit breeding stock of great whitesListen to the scientific community and look at the evidence from Hawaii to South Africa. Killing sharks doesn't work>>   http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/feb/23/western-australia-shark-cull-great-whites

 

 

22.2.14 >>

Morning of cruelty, inhumanity and slaughter in the South West as Barnett's war on nature rages on: http://www.seashepherd.org.au/news-and-media/2014/02/22/morning-of-cruelty-inhumanity-and-slaughter-in-the-south-west-1577

 

18.2.14 ~ 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/feb/18/shark-cull-condemned-after-attacks-fall-five-year-low?CMP=twt_gu

 

16.2.14 ~  Are shark shields a solution for Western Australia? :  http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/02/16/shark-shields-better-drum-lines-alp   via @free_dive & @Seasaver 

 

 

13.2.14 ~ 

Jackie Chan interview: 'They served me shark fin soup and I said no way':  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10635496/Jackie-Chan-interview-They-served-me-shark-fin-soup-and-I-said-no-way.html

 

12.2.14 ~ All captured animals so far are reportedly tiger sharks, with white and bull sharks also targeted by the program. While the program was designed to reduce the risk of fatal shark attacks, it also poses a threat to shark populations.>>  http://theconversation.com/explainer-sharks-why-size-and-species-matter-22535

 

 

 

 

12.2.14   ~  http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/feb/12/shark-cull-government-in-clear-breach-of-international-obligations?CMP=twt_gu

 

 6.2.14 ~ http://www.seashepherd.org.au/news-and-media/2014/02/06/western-australias-indiscriminate-killing-of-precious-marine-life-rages-on-1567#.Uvfi08MJzvs.twitter

 

 

The Duke of Cambridge, David Beckham and Yao Ming joined forces to speak out, as fathers, against the illegal wildlife trade. They spoke about the much needed protection of elephants, rhinos and sharks for future generations::  http://www.virgin.com/unite/take-action/film-when-the-buying-stops-the-killing-can-too

 

Inside the Biggest SHARK Abattoir:

 

 http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1415351/inside-worlds-biggest-shark-abattoir-shocking-pictures-show-scale

 

11.1.14  ~  

This could be the year we start to save, not slaughter, the shark: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/jan/11/shark-finning-in-decline-in-far-east

 

10.1.14  ~  SeaShepherd welcomes Ban on SharkFinning in NZ:  http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PO1401/S00016/sea-shepherd-welcomes-ban-of-shark-finning-in-nz-water.htm

 

10.1.14 ~ Diver who swims with Sharks http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2537040/Diver-swims-sharks-reveals-fear-makes-encounters-unpredictable-detect-racing-heart-beat.html

 

9.1.14 ~ SeaShepherd: http://www.seashepherd.org.au/news-and-media/2014/01/09/sea-shepherd-shark-update-france-and-australia-1556

 

Everyone knows they enter blue water at their peril. We do so at the risk of numerous possible misadventures, of which shark attack is the most remote.

 

What happens when SHARKS disappear:  http://baronvonmerkens.tumblr.com/post/72961850156/thingsofthewild-laureola

 

Australians oppose Cull  http://www.seashepherd.org.au/news-and-media/2014/01/04/australians-oppose-cull-of-protected-great-white-sharks-by-barnett-government-1553

 

Shark Cull.....is NOT the answer 
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-01-04/jeff-hansen/5184688

 

More>>  
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/dec/27/sharks-to-be-shot-and-dumped?CMP=twt_gu

 

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/australia-sharks-twitter-warn-swimmers-053242664.html?vp=1#Q92yy9M

 

More>>  http://www.sail-world.com/UK/Sea-Shepherd,-others-opposed-to-culling-of-Great-White-Sharks/117827

 

Overfishing of Sharks harms Coral Reefs >>  http://yottafire.com/2013/12/overfishing-sharks-harming-coral-reefs/

 

Sharks to be baited, shot at sea for being more than 3metres long:  http://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/latest/a/20471641/sharks-to-be-baited-shot-at-sea/

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NEED to add this link: Live tracking of tagged sharks still not on SharkSmart website<br>:: http://www.perthnow.com.au/news/western-australia/live-tracking-of-tagged-sharks-still-not-on-sharksmart-website/story-fnhocxo3-1226889964661
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Viral #Shark #Video Gives #Rare Look at a #FeedingFrenzy

A video posted on YouTube shows as many as a hundred sharks devouring a school of bluefish near a beach, a rarely seen phenomenon. The sharks are so focused
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Salem #student takes plunge to study whales ~ #Passion4TheOcean

Salem #student takes plunge to study whales ~  #Passion4TheOcean | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
A student and teacher inspire each other to have faith in the future
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#Rewilding the Land Can #ReconnectUs to the #Natural World

#Rewilding the Land Can #ReconnectUs to the #Natural World | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
We live in an age of mass extinctions and increasing degradation of our planet. Rewilding - the return of land to a wild state and the reintroduction of animals
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#Dolphin '#breathalyzer' could help diagnose animal and ocean #health ...looksea!

#Dolphin '#breathalyzer' could help diagnose animal and ocean #health ...looksea! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Alcohol consumption isn't the only thing a breath analysis can reveal. Scientists have been studying its possible use for diagnosing a wide range of conditions in humans -- and now in the beloved bottlenose dolphin. One team describes a new instrument that can analyze the metabolites in breath from dolphins, which have been dying in alarming numbers along the Atlantic coast this year.

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#Sick #SeaLions Could Help Researchers Find New #Drugs for Humans, Wildlife #harmfulAlgalblooms

#Sick #SeaLions Could Help Researchers Find New #Drugs for Humans, Wildlife #harmfulAlgalblooms | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Harmful algal blooms occur when certain types of algae grow out of control and release toxic substances that damage fish, shellfish, birds, marine mammals
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#Wildlife Extra News - Decades of #overfishing causes #swordfish #decline!

#Wildlife Extra News - Decades of #overfishing causes #swordfish #decline! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
The online wildlife magazine for those who like wildlife, wildlife news and watching wildlife, plus a guide to UK nature reserves.
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Oceana :: http://oceana.org/en/eu/media-reports/press-releases/oceana-alerts-that-eu-is-turning-blind-eye-to-swordfish-overfishing?__scoop_post=653175b0-5512-11e4-ceaa-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=782278#__scoop_post=653175b0-5512-11e4-ceaa-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=782278

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#IWC65 wrap up: major victories scored for #Whales

#IWC65 wrap up: major victories scored for #Whales | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
IWC65 sees victories and progress for whale conservation.
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Dive Footage Catches #HumpbackWhale Taking a #Nap - Discovery News

Dive Footage Catches #HumpbackWhale Taking a #Nap - Discovery News | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Gentle giant drifts and naps, offering rare peek at the sleep life of the enormous creature.
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#Britain will be #tracking #illegalFishing... - The Black Fish UK ~ Facebook

Britain will be tracking illegal fishing vessels back to port by satellite! We'll be watching this exciting new development with interest....
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RT @Seasaver ~ #ByCatch ~ Price of your #SeaFood !!!

RT @Seasaver ~ #ByCatch ~ Price of your #SeaFood !!! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Female great white caught by squid fishing vessel off #California. #Bycatch, the price of your #seafood. #overfishing pic.twitter.com/KmLDxA4ttg
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Captured #Taiji #Whales Suffer Yet Another Deadly Hit!!!

Captured #Taiji #Whales Suffer Yet Another Deadly Hit!!! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
For the love of animals. Pass it on.
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#MissionBlue ~ Ocean News, #Action and #Hope w/Dr. @SylviaEarle @leoDiCaprio

#MissionBlue ~ Ocean News, #Action and #Hope w/Dr. @SylviaEarle @leoDiCaprio | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
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#Physics #reveals how #NatureSparkles

#Physics #reveals how #NatureSparkles | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Researchers reveal that the same physical mechanism is behind many of nature's most dazzling shines.
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#SeaOtter Teeth Stronger than Human’s ~ Chip resistent !!!

#SeaOtter Teeth Stronger than Human’s ~ Chip resistent !!! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Sea otters, which often dine on clams, crabs, and other shelled creatures, have unusually chip-resistant teeth, a new study suggests. Lab tests show that the
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#Juvenile #WhaleShark #killed while another freed ~ these folk #needKnowledge !

#Juvenile #WhaleShark #killed while another freed ~ these folk #needKnowledge ! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
KOTA KINABALU: Wildlife advocates are outraged over reports that a juvenile whale shark had been captured and killed at Marudu Bay, about 130km from here. They want stern action against the killers.
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@SeaShepherd founder eyes return as new #shiplaunched - The West Australian

@SeaShepherd founder eyes return as new #shiplaunched - The West Australian | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Marina del Rey (United States) (AFP) - Conservation group Sea Shepherd launch a new ship named after award-winning actor Martin Sheen as its exiled founder said he hopes to return to the US next year.
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More:  http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/10/19/martin-sheen-joins-sea-shepherd-conservation-campaign?__scoop_post=fdb2b870-5761-11e4-a86d-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=782278#__scoop_post=fdb2b870-5761-11e4-a86d-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=782278

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@LeoDiCaprio Makes #Waves With $2 Million Ocean Donation

@LeoDiCaprio Makes #Waves With $2 Million Ocean Donation | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Leonardo DiCaprio made a splash on Thursday with a $2 million grant to ocean conservation philanthropy group Oceans 5.
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"I give, they take" ..... "I am the #Ocean " #Nature is speaking!

"I give, they take" ..... "I am the #Ocean " #Nature is speaking! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
In case you have not been listening, Nature Is Speaking and The Ocean , in particular, is kind of angry. Why? Everyone on Earth needs a healthy ocean. Even if you live thousands of miles from a coa...
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Prada, Dior and Nike are finding a fashionable new purpose for #fishskins ~ nasty! :(

Prada, Dior and Nike are finding a fashionable new purpose for #fishskins ~ nasty! :( | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Fish leftovers are often turned into meal for animals, but top brands are growing interested in turning fish skin into leather
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#Researchers assess #risks to #wildlife and #ecosystems posed by #pharmaceuticals - Phys.Org

#Researchers assess #risks to #wildlife and #ecosystems posed by #pharmaceuticals - Phys.Org | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
A University of York researcher has edited a special edition of a Royal Society publication examining the potential risks and impacts of pharmaceuticals in the environment on wildlife and ecosystems.
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It’s a growing FAD – commercial tuna fishing techniques lead to #seatrash & sustainability concerns

It’s a growing FAD – commercial tuna fishing techniques lead to #seatrash & sustainability concerns | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Sam Balderson, kitted out in his scuba gear, jumps off the boat and plunges into the underwater world of the coral reef off the coast of Alphonse Island.
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Keep Big #Oil out of the #Atlantic! ~ pls share......thxu

Keep Big #Oil out of the #Atlantic!  ~  pls share......thxu | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Tell President Obama to keep the East Coast off-limits to dangerous oil and gas exploration with high-intensity seismic airguns -- and save some 100,000 whales, dolphins and other marine mammals from needless suffering and injury.
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#BalticSea ~ THREE MONTHS TO PHASE-OUT #OVERFISHING , pls click this heading to view

#agrifish council to haggle today over #balticsea fishing limits; can we end #overfishing by 2015? #CFPreality
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Fighting for the foothills: protect the headwaters of North #Saskatchewan!

Fighting for the foothills: protect the headwaters of North #Saskatchewan! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Much of Alberta, Canada has already been damaged by industrial clearfelling, or lost to the tar sands industry, writes Carol Linnitt. But now there's a chance to keep 'the most beautiful example of pristine eastern slopes Rockies out into the foothills' as wilderness, in the North Saskatchewan's unspoilt headwaters.
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The Big #Lie Behind #JapaneseWhaling !

The Big #Lie Behind #JapaneseWhaling ! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Tokyo's controversial whaling program isn't really about whales. It's about fish.
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