Longline Scientist Letter 2007
Scientist letter opposing the development of a longline fishery in the U.S. west coast longline fishery
Longine Comment Letter April 2007
letter to PFMC and NMFS opposing the issuance of a Exempted Fishing
Permit to allow swordfish longline fishing along the U.S. West Coast.
Global Warming Endangered Species Petition
This petition was filed on February 1, 2007
Refineries to blame for Bay
refineries are found to pollute the San Francisco Bay with more mercury
effluents than legally permissible levels combined.
Ad: PNG Villagers Oppose Ocean Mine
An ad placed by Bagabag Islanders voicing their opposition to open ocean mining in their traditional waters.
Northern Pacific Loggerhead Petition
petition filed in July 2007 calling for reclassification of the
Northern Pacific Loggerhead population from threatened to endangered.
A 2007 report on the impacts of climate change on sea turtles.
NYC Sushi Report
An Undercover Investigation of Mercury-Laden Tuna in New York City's Premiere Sushi Restaurants
Critical Habitat Petition for Leatherback Sea Turtles
Petition to revise the critical habitat designation for the leatherback sea turtle under the Enaangered Species Act
MMPA Complaint SARs 10-4-07
challenging Secretary of the Interior and US Fish and Wildlife Service
to comply with obligations under the Marine Mammal Protection Act
Oil Toxicity Sea Turtles
Information on impacts of oil toxicity on sea turtles
Loggerhead Petition FR Notice 07-11
Register notice of finding that petition to uplist North Pacific
Loggerhead to Endangered status requires full status review
Point of Sale Monitoring Data
to People of State of California vs. Benihana agreed to Visibly Post
Mercury-in-Seafood Consumer Advisory Warnings. Data Shows 50% Have
(Columns after "Sign A and Sign B" refer to survey questions about whether signs are at "eye level" and "well-lit.")
Scientist's letter to the Pacific Fisheries Management Council, March 2006
to the Pacific Fisheries Management Council from 133 scientists from 24
countries (74 from the U.S.) opposed to proposals to expand
drift-gillnet and longline fishing on the U.S. West Coast.
NGO letter to the Pacific Fisheries Management Council, March 2006
to the Pacific Fisheries Management Council from 10 recreational
fishing, animal welfare and marine conservation NGOs opposed to
proposals to expand drift-gillnet and longline fishing on the U.S. West
60-day intent to sue: California/Oregon Drift Gillnet Fishery
Notice to file lawsuit to prevent Drift Gillnet fishing in Leatherback Conservation Area from August 15 - November 15 annually
Drift Gillnet Scientist Letter
letter sent to the National Marine Fisheries Service urging them to
keep drift gillnet fishing from a Leatherback Conservation Area along
the California/Oregon coast
Map of California/Oregon Leatherback Conservation Area
Map of Leatherback Conservation Area and other closures for the California/Oregon drift gillnet fishery.
Drift Gillnet Coalition Letter
letter signed by over 45 organizations asking the National Marine
Fisheries Service to keep Drift Gillnet fishing from returning to the
Leatherback Conservation Area
Biological Opinion for California/Oregon Drift Gillnet Fishery 2006
Opinion regarding the reopening of the Leatherback Conservation Area
along the California/Oregon coast to drift gillnet fishing