Dear Supporters of the GWC campaign to protect Blue Whales in the North Pacific from ship strikes,
The following petition/letter has been drafted (and submitted) by the Great Whale Conservancy. Please read this letter, sign your name and contact information and submit the letter by clicking the SUBMIT button, or draft your own letter and send it to the names and email addresses listed below for the Coast Guard, the U.S. Navy, the White House Council on Environmental Quality, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
This petition/letter is being circulated to millions of people in the United States and around the world. Please encourage everyone you know to sign the GWC petition/letter or write their own letter in support of the Blue Whales by posting it on your websites, facebook pages, and sharing it through your own email address books. Our goal is to have 100,000 letters reach the Obama Administration by Earth Day, (April 22nd) 2013.
For more information on this ongoing tragedy of ship strikes on Blue Whales go to the campaign page on our website. And thanks for signing the petition below .
View the new GWC ship strike video.
If the whales could talk, they would thank you.
Gershon and Michael, co-Directors of the Great Whale Conservancy
The letter will be sent to the following individuals:
Dr. Kathryn Sullivan
Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Michael Boots, Chair
White House Council on Environmental Quality
Commandant Admiral Robert J. Papp Jr.
United States Coast Guard
Raymond Mabus Jr.
Secretary of the Navy