08 Jun '11, 3pm

5 Easy and Fun Ways to Celebrate World Oceans Day While Making a Difference:

5) Sign the Care2 "Save Sharks" Petition As many as 73 million or more sharks are killed every year for shark fin soup. Around the world populations of these important predators are collapsing and species are going extinct. Many species such as the oceanic white tip and great hammerhead have dropped by 99% in just the last 50 years. They're on the brink, and mainly for soup -- and, by the way, shark fin has nearly no flavor or nutritional value. In fact, it's usually mercury-laden! Sign Care2's petition to help save sharks today, and protect this vital species from extinction.

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  1. 09 Jun '11, 4am

    Happy World Oceans Day!

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