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SignOn.org – Tell the Navy: CALL OFF the ‘Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing’ SONAR PLAN

We declare our support for the United States Navy’s Pacific Fleet, but our firm opposition to the Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing and any other sonar exercises that would kill and harass whales. We consider whales, dolphins, porpoises and other marine life to be among the most important things our Navy must endeavor to protect.

via SignOn.org – Tell the Navy: CALL OFF the ‘Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing’ SONAR PLAN.

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Does Military Sonar Kill Marine Wildlife?: Scientific American

Unfortunately for many whales, dolphins and other marine life, the use of underwater sonar (short for sound navigation and ranging) can lead to injury and even death. Sonar systems—first developed by the U.S. Navy to detect enemy submarines—generate slow-rolling sound waves topping out at around 235 decibels;

via Does Military Sonar Kill Marine Wildlife?: Scientific American.

URGENT ACTION: Save Whales & Dolphins from Navy Sonar testing! | WEEAC – Worldwide Events to End Animal Cruelty | causes.com

Hawaii, California War Games Given Permission to Hurt or Kill Marine Mammals More Than 9 Million Times, Atlantic Games More Than 21 Million

via URGENT ACTION: Save Whales & Dolphins from Navy Sonar testing! | WEEAC – Worldwide Events to End Animal Cruelty | causes.com.

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