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STOP BIG OIL'S ATTACK ON WHALES!

THE EXPLOSIVE NOISE FROM AIRGUNS USED IN OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION THREATENS WHALES WITH HEARING LOSS, INJURY AND DEATH.

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Now more than ever, North and South America’s last wildlands and rarest wildlife are under threat from large-scale logging, mining and industrialization.

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