Save the Oceans!
Please join this community board to raise awareness of the plight of our oceans. Aquariums, dive/travel orgs, individuals are welcome to PIN relevant (and unduplicated please) pins on the plight of our oceans and its denizens, new and ongoing projects, PET recycling, good and bad news. Let's spread the word! Want to join? Just ask in a comment on one of my pins. #save-the-oceans #oceans #pollution #environment #marine-environment #coral #sharks #PET
URGENT: The blast from a seismic air gun is 100,000 times louder than a jet engine - & oil companies want to use this tool to look for oil on the ocean floors 24 hours a day. This testing will KILL & INJURE hundreds of thousands of whales. Tell the government seismic air gun testing is NOT O.K.! PLZ Sign & Share!
Don’t let BP spin their way out of paying for their damage to the coast! Tell BP to take responsibility! As BP pumps millions of dollars into misleading PR, Gulf residents continue to witness the impacts of the 2010 drilling disaster. Enough is enough! PLZ Sign & Share!
HELP END End the Captivity of Orcas in California! A new bill will end the use of orcas in choreographed performances, & contact between humans & orcas will be prohibited. It will also PUT A STOP TO THE BRUTAL PRACTICE OF CAPTURING WILD ORCAS, as well as breeding or impregnating whales in captivity. PLZ Sign & Share! takeaction.takepa...
Remove Waste from Our Oceans - Enlist the help of the U.S. Navy to clean Great Pacific Garbage Patch! While searching for Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, the amount of trash in our oceans has started to become a headliner for many news outlets. Satellite imagery & search teams have mistaken floating debris as the airliner, causing the public to wonder what and where is all of this trash coming from? OUR OCEANS HAVE BECOME GARBAGE DUMPS! PLZ Sign & Share!
Help Dolphins Still Struggling in the Gulf! Tell Secretary of Commerce to make sure BP fines are used to help dolphins! There is no guarantee the fines BP pays for their disastrous oil spill will be used to repair the environment or help safeguard dolphins! PLZ Sign & Share!
Harley Quinn, a star attraction at the Scarborough Sea Life Center in Britain, added to its legacy recently when it shed its shell and emerged with newer, vibrant colors, leaving the crustacean with its most brilliant coloring to date. When it was first captured, it featured a yellow, red, and black body.“Whereas he was a reddish-black on one side and sandy color on the other, he has now adopted a deep electric blue down one side [and bright orange on the other],” Amy McFarlane of Sea Life
Before you go to Seaworld, you must watch this Free Full Film!!! Blackfish (2013) by Gabriela Cowperthwaite. Notorious killer whale Tilikum is responsible for the deaths of 3 individuals, including a top killer whale trainer. Blackfish shows the devastating consequences of keeping such intelligent & sentient creatures in captivity. A shocking expose of greed, barbarity & callousness in the multi-billion marine life theme park industry. A sober, disturbing insight into the world behind Shamu.