mucholderthen:

The Deadly Math behind Drift Gillnets and BycatchSource:  The Beacon: the blog of Oceana, worldwide ocean conservation

Pilot whales and dolphins are two of the many victims of California’s drift gillnets, a devastating fishing practice that’s responsible for the deaths of one hundred marine mammals on average every year off the coast of California.
These nets, intended to catch swordfish and thresher sharks, kill indiscriminately, threatening endangered species like sperm whales and sea turtles.
These nets are cast out below the surface, over vast areas of water. 

Go here to learn more about what you can do about drift gillnets off the California coast today.

mucholderthen:

The Deadly Math behind Drift Gillnets and Bycatch
Source:  The Beacon: the blog of Oceana, worldwide ocean conservation

Pilot whales and dolphins are two of the many victims of California’s drift gillnets, a devastating fishing practice that’s responsible for the deaths of one hundred marine mammals on average every year off the coast of California.

These nets, intended to catch swordfish and thresher sharks, kill indiscriminately, threatening endangered species like sperm whales and sea turtles.

These nets are cast out below the surface, over vast areas of water.

Go here to learn more about what you can do about drift gillnets off the California coast today.

elosilla:

Carnival of Venice.

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did-you-kno:

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artofapa:

Brachial Plexus by J. Muniz, PA-C & cartoonist

artofapa:

Brachial Plexus by J. Muniz, PA-C & cartoonist

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kimisebcars:

awwww-cute:

He still thinks he’s a husky

lol

kimisebcars:

awwww-cute:

He still thinks he’s a husky

lol

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phenex-sirius:

20 places that don’t look real (part 2)

11.Mount Roraima-Venezuela

12.Naico mine-Mexico

13.Red beach-China

14.Salar de Uyuni-Bolivia

15.Tainzi mountians-China

16.Tulip fields-Netherlands

17.Tunnel of love-Ukraine

18.Wisteria flower tunnel-Japan

19.Zhangye Danxia landform-China

20.Zhangya Danxia Landfrom 2-China

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britney2007spears:

kiss me hard before u go
summertime sadness

britney2007spears:

kiss me hard before u go

summertime sadness

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I’m used to it

The saddest thing you can hear someone say. (via stateless1972)

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