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Orca Network

Huge news: A bill has been introduced (AB 2140) that would end Sea World's abusive orca shows!

Proposed California Law Would Free SeaWorld's Orcas - Wired Science

Wired Science
A California lawmaker has proposed a ban on keeping killer whales in captivity for purposes of human entertainment. Announced today by Assemblyman Richard Bloom, D-Santa Monica, the Orca Welfare and Safety Act would outlaw SeaWorld-style shows, as well as captive breeding of the creatures. Violations would be punished by $100,000 in fines, six…Read More
Protect Endangered Species
Protect Endangered Species Campaign leader

The first hearing is April 8th! Lets show the committee we support their approval of The Orca Welfare and Health Act.

California Can Save Orca Whales

The Huffington Post
Monday, the International Marine Mammal Project of Earth Island Institute, the Free Willy Keiko Foundation and I announced our support for Assemblymember Richard Bloom's AB 2140, the Orca Welfare and Health Act, his bill to end to the holding or use of captive orcas in California and a ban on keeping orcas in small concrete tanks to do circus…Read More

Help pass this important legislation to end Sea World's abuse!

California bill would ban SeaWorld orca shows

Paul Janes, KXTV 4:40 p.m. EST March 7, 2014 A killer whale raises its head out of the water in 2010 during the first show since an orca killed a trainer at the SeaWorld theme park in Orlando, Fla.(Photo: Phelan Ebenhack, AP) SACRAMENTO — A documentary that claims to expose the ill-treatment of orcas and problems with trainer safety at…Read More
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