HOME

NEWS

CHARITIES

VOLUNTEER

ACTION CENTER

ADD A CHARITY

CONTACT

SUPPORT

World Environment Community Health Animals People Submit A Site Find A Charity
Save Our Vanishing Coral Reefs

Action: Save Our Oceans

February 3, 2013   Action Alert ID# 41

 

Our coral reefs are in trouble, and the proposal from the federal government to protect 66 corals under the Endangered Species Act is a wakeup call on the urgency of this crisis.

Under the proposal, 12 coral species would be listed as endangered and 54 as threatened. Seven of the most imperiled in live in Florida and the Caribbean, and many of the others are found in the Pacific Ocean near Hawaii.

The decision is the most sweeping effort ever by the National Marine Fisheries Service to protect imperiled marine animals. It's also an important step toward raising public awareness about the plight of corals and providing them lifesaving protections.

Help make sure this proposal becomes a reality.

February 3, 2013   Action Alert ID# 41

 

Add Your Voice To This Cause In A Matter Of Minutes >>

Related Save Our Oceans Alerts

Sign Now Protect whales from crab traps

Active

Sign Now Save the vaquita -- boycott Mexican shrimp

Active

Sign Now Speak up for endangered Cook Inlet beluga whales

Active

Sign Now These 78 orcas need your help

Active

Sign Now Protect coral reefs at Port Everglades

Active

Sign Now Give sea turtles a chance to swim free of deadly nets

Active

Sign Now Protect dusky sharks from extinction!

Active

Sign Now Protect Gulf whales and dolphins from Trump

Active

Sign Now Stop oil companies from harming marine mammals!

Active

Sign Now Give bluefin tuna endangered species protection

Active

Sign Now Help Oregon close a loophole to invasive species
View All Action Alerts And News For Save Our Oceans >>
<< Return To Action Center

Action Alerts

CO2 levels just reached 410 ppm – the highest in millions of years

Action: Climate Change

Remember when carbon dioxide (CO2) levels in the atmosphere hit a terrifying 400 parts per million (ppm)? That’s number’s old ...

IFAW: Africa's protected areas have just a quarter of the elephants they should

Action: Wildlife Conservation

A new study from the Conservation Ecology Research Unit (CERU) at the University of Pretoria predicts how many elephants ther ...

Status of forests is 'dire' as world marks 2017 Earth Day

Action: Stop Deforestation

They cover a third of the world’s landmass, help to regulate the atmosphere, and offer shelter, sustenance and survival to mi ...

Nearly 40 million people live in UK areas with illegal air pollution

Action: Stop Pollution

Nearly 40 million people in the UK are living in areas where illegal levels of air pollution from diesel vehicles risk damagi ...

Protect whales from crab traps

Action: Save Our Oceans

An increasing number of whales are being entangled in fishing gear off the U.S. West Coast, and the resulting suffering and d ...

View All Actions >>

 

 

Charities

News

Follow Us

Support

Find A Charity

Action Center

World

Community

Facebook

Twitter Support

Contact

Volunteer

Add A Site

Environment

Animals

Google+

Privacy Policy

Copyright

Health

Celebrity

Terms of Service

Copyright © The Charity Vault All rights reserved.