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BILLIONS IN #SUBSIDIES PROP UP #UNSUSTAINABLE #OVERFISHING ~ Are U listening #China,Taiwan,Korea,EU, US & Japan!

Subsidies total 27 billion dollars a year, with nearly two-thirds coming from China, Taiwan and Korea along with Europe, Japan and the United States, according to a University of British Columbia study.” Calls are mounting for ...
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Ring of death! | Australian #MarineWildlife Research & Rescue Organisation – #Dolphin....Think before throwing

Ring of death! | Australian #MarineWildlife Research & Rescue Organisation – #Dolphin....Think before throwing | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Ring of death!| Australian Marine Wildlife Research & Rescue Organisation – AMWRRO - http://t.co/FvsseSDP...
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10 things you never knew about #MantaRays | Discover Wildlife #OceanLife

10 things you never knew about #MantaRays | Discover Wildlife  #OceanLife | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
- - Discover 10 facts about manta rays.
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#Scientists rush to save #MantaRays, the 'pandas of the #ocean'

#Scientists rush to save #MantaRays, the 'pandas of the #ocean' | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
RAJA AMPAT, Indonesia —They’ve been described by one scientist as “pandas of the ocean.” “They’re such an iconic species, beloved by divers,” said Andrea Marshall, director of the Marine Megafauna Foundation, who came up with the de … (Scientists ...
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Our #Oceans Are Emptying - It’s a matter of long-term survival for people and societies....

Our #Oceans Are Emptying - It’s a matter of long-term survival for people and societies.... | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
This low score shows how far we need to go to ensure the oceans can continue to provide the benefits we depend upon.

Consider the oceans — the world’s largest resource. The oceans provide us with ample seafood, coastal protection, cultural identity, livelihoods and a host of other benefits, yet so far we have not prioritized their protection. With 7 billion people on the planet, almost half of whom live close to the coast, securing sustainable benefits from the ocean is not only a moral imperative, it’s a matter of long-term survival for people and societies....


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UGS Weeve Campaign Video & Audio En #PlasticPollution ! #Ocean

Upcycle the Gyres Society works to clean up the floating plastic waste from the oceans currents and transform it into fuel. http://www.bit.ly/upgyres (@DavidSuzukiFDN Would love to see some support!
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#LONDON: Taiji Action Day for Dolphins UK 2012 ~ #Tweet4Dolphins #Tweet4Taiji

Footage from London's peaceful protest against the Taiji Dolphin & Whale Hunt in front of the Embassy of Japan. Filmed 23 November 2012. Video by @louisenobl...
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Saving the bigeye #tuna

Saving the bigeye #tuna | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Scientists at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, have suggested their research may have found a way forward to help the ill-fated bigeye tuna.
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#Captivity is So Very Wrong for a Sentient Species & it's what they have to Suffer to get here! #Tweet4Taiji

名古屋港水族館のイルカショーです。 動画でも、爽快ですが、生だともっともっと爽快なので 是非、見に行ってみてください^^ (Everyone loves Dolphin Show at Nagoya Public Aquarium http://t.co/vZNwrNn9 #Tweet4Taiji #TheCove #SeaShepherd...)...
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Feeding First That Which Feeds Us - #Overfishing destroying food source for ocean species

Feeding First That Which Feeds Us - #Overfishing destroying food source for ocean species | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it

In the marine world, high-energy prey make for high-energy predators. And to survive, such marine predators need to sustain the right kind of high-energy diet. Not just any prey will do, suggests a new study...  http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121121210246.htm

 

PERU: Mass Dolphin and Pelican Die-off found starving: We Are Overfishing Our Oceans at an alarming rate http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1705104623/peru-mass-dolphin-and-pelican-die-off-found-starving-we-are-overfishing-our-oceans-at-an-alarming-rate

 

OVERFISHING, NO FOOD FOR SEALS: Pictures: Baby Seals Rescued After European Storms http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1027988745/overfishing-no-food-for-seals-pictures-baby-seals-rescued-after-european-storms

 

INSANITY UPON INSANITY: Fishermen want cormorant cull because they're eating too many fish !!! http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1088852522/insanity-upon-insanity-fishermen-want-cormorant-cull

 

Where Have All The Whales Gone? Genetic Diversity is Crucial to All Species Survival http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1770876822/where-have-all-the-whales-gone-genetic-diversity-is-crucial-to-all-species-survival

 

Maintaining Healthy, Balanced Marine System Are Crucial for Species Survival http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3114345731/maintaining-healthy-balanced-marine-system-are-crucial-for-species-survival

 

Sea the Truth - In 2048 Our Oceans Will Be Empty - VIDEO http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1838959581/sea-the-truth-in-2048-our-oceans-will-be-empty-video

 

EMPTYING OUR OCEANS: Billions in Subsidies Prop up Unsustainable Overfishing http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3259929193/emptying-our-oceans-billions-in-subsidies-prop-up-unsustainable-overfishing

 

Ocean-grabbing 'threatens world's fisheries': UN http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3312198844/ocean-grabbing-threatens-world-s-fisheries-un

 

How the world’s oceans could be running out of fish http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2780633722/how-the-world-s-oceans-could-be-running-out-of-fish

 

Marine species won't survive unless drastic protection policies put in place http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2496680057/marine-species-won-t-survive-unless-drastic-protection-policies-put-in-place

 

Oceans So Depleted Some Wild Fish Stocks May Never Recover - Changing Ocean Ecosystems Forever

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NO Super Trawlers. Not Here. Not Anywhere VIDEO http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2478442068/no-super-trawlers-not-here-not-anywhere-video

 

The Last Ocean - a short film by John Weller http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2133286873/the-last-ocean-a-short-film-by-john-weller

 

Imagine A World With Empty Oceans. Now Imagine It In Our Lifetime. http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2052403982/imagine-a-world-with-empty-oceans-now-imagine-it-in-our-lifetime

 

We need to start thinking more about an environmentally driven market, as opposed to a commercially driven market http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2013383780/how-many-more-fish-in-the-sea

 

The Point of No Return: Researchers learn how fish populations collapse http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1995260173/the-point-of-no-return-researchers-learn-how-fish-populations-collapse

 

The Last Days of the Ocean = Special Reports http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1926427694/the-last-days-of-the-ocean-special-reports

 

THE POWER OF BIG CORPORATE FISHERIES: Protections Removed for Imperiled Deepwater Fish Species http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1839116410/the-power-of-big-corporate-fisheries-protections-removed-for-imperiled-deepwater-fish-species

 

Overfishing. WHEN WILL IT STOP? Ocean Destruction by Corporate Industrial Commercial Fishing http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1838813204/overfishing-when-will-it-stop-ocean-destruction-by-corporate-industrial-commercial-fishing

 

VIDEO: The true cost of industrial fishing in west Africa http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1838855634/video-the-true-cost-of-industrial-fishing-in-west-africa

 

Sea change - The Loss of Ocean Species is Staggering http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1838791014/sea-change-the-loss-of-ocean-species-is-staggering

 

Declining fisheries will affect us all soon enough http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1126922307/declining-fisheries-will-affect-us-all-soon-enough

 

 

 

 

 


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FEEDING FIRST THAT WHICH, IN TURN, FEEDS US.  Men have got to stop raping and pillaging the precious resources of our planet to extinction, for it will ultimately lead to extinction of the human race.  We depend on a healthy balanced natural world for our own health and wellbeing.  The quarterly profit bottomline should drive extinction

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Spread of #HIV Linked to #Fishery Collapse in Poorer Countries: Is Fair Trade Fish an Answer?

Spread of #HIV Linked to #Fishery Collapse in Poorer Countries: Is Fair Trade Fish an Answer? | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it

Importantly, the overfishing crisis is not just about food. It is, perhaps surprisingly, about HIV/AIDS... http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jamie-bechtel/hiv-aids-overfishing_b_1418795.html

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2013 ~ The Year of the #Ocean ~ on how to #SaveTheOcean ! @richardbranson

New @wired article by @richardbranson on how to save the oceans in 2013. Hint: MPAs, sustainable use, less pollution.
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#Mercury's Harmful Effects - National #Wildlife Federation

#Mercury's Harmful Effects - National #Wildlife Federation | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Mercury emitted from coal plants is accumulating in more habitats and wildlife than previously (More #mercury #pollution is accumulating in #wildlife than previously thought: http://t.co/U1XbU5GU...)...
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Maria Damanaki's blog - European Commission #Fisheries

Maria Damanaki's blog - European Commission #Fisheries | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
European Commission - Commissioner Maria Damanaki (RT @Seasaver: A bold external action for sustainable fisheries worldwide http://t.co/TVoUdDjm #overfishing #CFPReform #EU @MariaDamanakiEU...)...
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NRDC: #Plastic #Pollution in our #Oceans

NRDC: #Plastic #Pollution in our #Oceans | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
NRDC: How it affects you and your family (RT @NRDC: Plastic accounts for 60-80% of marine litter. How does this affect you & your family?
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Move to protect #Sandeel with limit on #fishing | Herald Scotland

RT @Seasaver: #Scotland takes steps to protect sandeels from #overfishing http://t.co/gZMEqQsC...
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#Species Being #Eaten to #Extinction ~ #OceanHealth #Biodiversity of All #Life!

#Species Being #Eaten to #Extinction ~ #OceanHealth #Biodiversity of All #Life! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it

August 17, 2012

Numbers of the fish old enough to reproduce dropped 70 - 80% in both western Atlantic and eastern Atlantic in the past 20 years, just because the popularity with diners leads to overfishing on a regular basis.... http://scienceray.com/biology/ecology/species-being-eaten-to-extinction/#.UC47goFupU4.twitter

 

Sushi Appetite Could Bye Bye Atlantic Bluefin Tuna - Corporate Industrial Fishing Emptying Our Oceans  http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/3419907577/sushi-appetite-could-bye-bye-atlantic-bluefin-tuna-corporate-industrial-fishing-emptying-our-oceans


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#Anticlockwise rotation of #sea-surface height near #Norway’s west coast

#Anticlockwise rotation of #sea-surface height near #Norway’s west coast | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
An unusual anticlockwise rotation of sea-surface height patterns has been observed near Norway’s west coast.  A topographic depression about 3500 m deep in the Norwegian Sea, the Lofoten Basin  is a region of high mesoscale activity and plays an...

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Dog lead turns lifeline: Rebecca’s remarkable #Seal_pup rescue - #Environment - Scotsman.com

Dog lead turns lifeline: Rebecca’s remarkable #Seal_pup rescue - #Environment - Scotsman.com | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
WHEN a seal pup was spotted trapped in the boulders of new sea defences in the Western Isles, above, the coastguard was called to the rescue.
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N. Zealand joins Australia bid to halt #JapanWhaling ~ Save our #OceanSpecies for they are declining!

N. Zealand joins Australia bid to halt #JapanWhaling ~ Save our #OceanSpecies for they are declining! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
New Zealand said Friday it would join an Australian attempt to stop Japanese whaling through the courts after failing to persuade Tokyo to halt its annual cull through diplomatic channels.
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Save Tiny Atlantic #Fish & the #Wildlife That Need Them - The Petition Site ~ Pls Sign+share Also open blue link below...

Menhaden are a small, silver fish that provide an essential link in the Atlantic coast's ecosystem. They..." 

 

LINK>>  http://www.care2.com/causes/the-bottom-line-big-turnout-for-little-menhaden.html

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#AQUAFARMING: Scottish fish farmers use record amounts of parasite pesticides - Destroying Marine Ecosystems

#AQUAFARMING: Scottish fish farmers use record amounts of parasite pesticides - Destroying Marine Ecosystems | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
Farmers have been forced to increase amount of chemicals as the sea lice parasite becomes resistant to treatment...

September 11, 2012 - The Guardian - AQUA FARMS CRAM FISH INTO SMALL SPACES (#CAFOs)

The chemicals used are highly toxic to many marine species, especially crustaceans. The treatments use organophosphates, which attack the nervous system of sea lice and teflubenzuron, which interferes with their ability to grow shells. Marine scientists have shown the chemical is extremely threatening to young lobsters, crabs and prawns, Staniford said....

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2012/sep/10/scottish-fish-farmers-parasite-pesticide

 

AQUAFARMING: World’s Insatiable Appetite for Fish Decimates Wild Fish Population http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/2436535022/world-s-insatiable-appetite-for-fish-decimates-wild-fish-population

 

"Supertrawler" fishing vessels: Pacific Mackerel Stocks That Feed Farmed Salmon In Massive Decline : NPR  http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1088712693/supertrawler-fishing-vessels-pacific-mackerel-stocks-that-feed-farmed-salmon-in-massive-decline-npr

 

Another virus crashes Canada’s man-made aqua salmon farms - endangering wild salmon http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1995391591/another-virus-crashes-canada-s-man-made-aqua-salmon-farms-endangering-wild-salmon

 


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Why #Sharks And Solutions to #Oceans Problems Are Declining Worldwide

Why #Sharks And Solutions to #Oceans Problems Are Declining Worldwide | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
The loss of large predators like sharks changes the whole marine ecosystem. Just like the ecology is complex, so too are the solutions to this global problem.

 

VIDEO Shark Finning and Long Lining... http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1126994376/video-shark-finning-and-long-lining-stop-it

 

FIN - 14 min film on destructive business of Shark Fishing and Finning http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us/p/1301732949/fin-14-min-film-on-destructive-business-of-shark-fishing-and-finning

 


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#SeaShepherd: A 'banger boat' looms nearby as the terrified dolphins become netted with the cove. #Tweet4Taiji - via @Lady_Naanda

#SeaShepherd: A 'banger boat' looms nearby as the terrified dolphins become netted with the cove. #Tweet4Taiji - via @Lady_Naanda | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
RT @Lady_Naanda: @cnn @bccnews @abc #SeaShepherd:banger boat looms nearby as terrified dolphins become netted with the cove #Tweet4Taiji http://t.co/VT2mQXWB...
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Protecting our #Marine life – illegal #Gillnets !

Protecting our #Marine life –   illegal #Gillnets ! | Now is the Time to Help our Oceans & it's Species ! | Scoop.it
The govern­ment has not yet paid enough attent­ion to the matter of enforc­ing regula­tions on captur­ing marine life.
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