WeeklyTweetsheet

Tilikum&Co. Weekly TweetSheet



News Related to Blackfish, The Southern Resident Killer Whales and Captivity





 "When you learn the truth, it is your directive to tell the truth" Blackfish Director~@GabCowperthwait


The Blackfish Effect

1 Weekly Tweetsheet-PLS tweet the facts about #Seaworld, Captivity and the #Blackfish Effect! https://goo.gl/M5SgeR https://t.co/HvnAXnkr0x
2 Chronicling the #Blackfish Effect has been updated to incl. #DOJ's investigation into @SeaWorld for economic crimes! https://t.co/pRV7yX1WhN
3 OUCH! #Blackfish effect: #DOJ's Fraud Section confirms @SeaWorld is under CRIMINAL investigation. https://t.co/2H7T27Y7yg
4 #Blackfish Effect: Criminal Investigation by Dept of Justice is a Big Can of Worms for SeaWorld via @Voice_OT_Orcas https://t.co/Q8mSFjeugx
5 #Blackfish: no lawsuits, no investigations & no lies vs #SeaWorld who is under CRIMINAL investigation by the #DOJ https://t.co/SRmS6PWHPY
6 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld Under Federal Investigation for Failing to Disclose the Impact of the Film. https://t.co/ZR2F2uZ9TP via @Skift
7 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld subpoenaed by 2 Federal agencies, #DOJ and the #SEC reut.rs/2sA84Nr https://t.co/WVXJTD1GvW
8 Both the SEC & DOJ subpoena focus on the same issue; @Seaworld's emphatic denials of the #Blackfish Effect. https://t.co/UF1Fp1hoYy
9 Some @Seaworld execs unloaded their holdings while simultaneously denying the #Blackfish Effect to shareholders. https://t.co/6m8tUKc4qx
10 While denying the impact, #SeaWorld waged a serious campaign & spent a lot of money to combat the #Blackfish’ effect https://t.co/05mXcbbdMe
11 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld's investor lawsuit delayed over #DOJ's criminal investigation https://t.co/BfgDcC7mwk https://t.co/TxL861UnJZ
12 #Blackfish Effect: Suspect stock sales by @SeaWorld's former CEO seen as a possible motive for misleading investors. https://t.co/SKXbnuuHqy
13 Class Action Lawsuit vs #SeaWorld Promises Drama & Discovery via @Voice_OT_Orcas #Blackfish https://t.co/2E5kjGxXxY https://t.co/2yhN3J374Y
14 For a corp like #Seaworld who has a lot to hide > https://t.co/zFAnJLTWcv legal discovery is a nightmare #Blackfish https://t.co/qAL1Gbgljf
15 #Seaworld should be concerned-Legal discovery allowed @GabCowperthwait to gather evidence for the film #Blackfish. https://t.co/R1Z3i2GCOO
16 .@SeaWorld is desperate to block legal discovery by marking every doc confidential. via @jeffrey_ventre #Blackfish https://t.co/uzcZRPKufO
17 2015: Investors accuse SeaWorld of misleading them about the #Blackfish effect after former CEO's shady stock sales. https://t.co/va5zJxGPqd
18 SeaWorld blamed multiple external factors for declining attendance but refused to acknowledge the #Blackfish effect. https://t.co/ToCSCz8MeL
19 #Seaworld executives “knew or were reckless in not knowing that #Blackfish was impacting SeaWorld’s business" https://t.co/BtT36QyxT2
20 Outside shareholders have suffered through underperformance while some SW insiders have been rewarded. #Blackfish https://t.co/bGEnsNVrLJ
21 #Blackfish Effect: Another pop culture favorite slams #Seaworld. #EmptyTheTanks #TheOrville https://t.co/Kvisv4KdBy
22 Poor #Seaworld can't catch a break with those 'public perception issues' (but don't call it the #Blackfish Effect). https://t.co/F4WCSygsFi
23 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld's woes deepen as travelers seek alternatives to cruelty. https://t.co/TKr0iCFfLH https://t.co/PiYp17teDF
24 #Blackfish Effect: The curtain is finally falling on #SeaWorld Entertainment’s chairman after shareholder revolt. https://t.co/dAgPTuMlTB
25 #Blackfish Effect: High levels of implied volatility suggest that investors are expecting a big move. #Seaworld https://t.co/2TA8KItnjI
26 #Seaworld has been in damage control mode since #Blackfish was released and still deny the reason why. #AskSeaWorld https://t.co/ilHB3CbXcM
27 .@Seaworld took out full page ads &ran 'truth' campaigns to combat a "#Blackfish effect" they insisted doesn't exist https://t.co/8YhU9ojSBq
28 .@Seaworld, if #Blackfish had no impact why spend $10mill to distract from it? #AskSeaworld https://t.co/8oDWxWcEfi https://t.co/ilHB3CbXcM
29 .@SeaWorld is imploding due to the #Blackfish effect. The fix is send their orca & other cetaceans to sanctuaries. https://t.co/rgQcqfdJ4b
30 SeaWorld still facing the #Blackfish Effect - Plans to reinvest in "reputation messaging" on.mktw.net/2ulOkzH https://t.co/9Id0Tn4Llt
31 #Blackfish Effect: @Seaworld plans on relaunching its "reputation campaign" to address its "perception issues". https://t.co/7MLameF9ob
32 Hey @Seaworld, if #Blackfish had no impact on your business why do you need to reinvest in "reputation messaging?" https://t.co/6TLDBACcMQ
33 Hey #Seaworld, Please tell us again about how #Blackfish has had no impact on your attendance and stock prices :) https://t.co/F4WCSygsFi
34 Marine entertainment parks have no place in our world anymore -- Join the campaign to #EmptyTheTanks! #Blackfish https://t.co/PC04pwew4i
35 .@Seaworld U have a chance to right a wrong, Retire #Blackfish Corky & let her come back home to the sea (sanctuary) https://t.co/WC7G5G6DSw
36 #SeaWorld maintains Kyara's infection wasn't caused by captivity but refuses public access to necropsies. #blackfish https://t.co/YBDaJd8pwa
37 The #Seaworld Effect: A Pro-Cap Love is a Love That Kills - They ARE The Problem! #CaptivityKills #Blackfish. https://t.co/qpWKcJLJSe
38 The #Seaworld Effect: Using Marine Life used for #SelfishSelfies is not educational, it is exploitation. #Blackfish https://t.co/vqz1Inz4WM
39 Hey @SeaWorld, how is this educational or respectful to wildlife? #AskSeaworld. #Blackfish https://t.co/vqz1Inz4WM
40 The #Seaworld Effect: Captivity teaches people is is OK to harass wildlife for entertainment & selfie ops #Blackfish https://t.co/CcaRZikVfL
41 #Seaworld Effect:Since 2016 Russia has exported 91 marine mammals - 84 went to China incl. 9 #blackfish v @ilseorca https://t.co/tZ3hQPnzxc
42 There's a #blackfish missing from the Salish Sea and her name is Tokitae (Lolita) v @MC_org https://t.co/t7f5H24FlC https://t.co/L5c2PGq6ZF

Dolphins

1The Path to Progress Begins with Education - #Taiji #DolphinProject #Tweet4Dolphins https://t.co/riFddUYnxe https://t.co/kTyhzZtkQt
2Another cruel #Taji season has begun. Follow & support the @Dolphin_project for news&info #DolphinProject #Blackfish https://t.co/CqFEJmt9Nj
3A #Taiji #dolphin offers his captor plastic for a fish which never comes #Blackfish https://t.co/DqpF6BGfbw https://t.co/z0pRennY21
4Please follow @WOWvTaiji for educational info on #Taiji #dolphins & how you can help in several languages #Blackfish http://wowvstaiji.com/
5A Day at Miami Seaquarium with... Toothless #dolphins?! W/scholar advocate @mariahkirbyyo #Blackfish #EmptyTheTanks https://t.co/rE2rH29Tqb
6.@mariahkirbyyo visited MSQ & shared her observations w/ Drs Jett & Ventre of #Blackfish https://t.co/XPEGusljz9 https://t.co/USZGsr5uPI
7MSQ #dolphins reduced to begging for food, human attention and playing w/rocks to stave off boredom. #Blackfish https://t.co/HTQhBs85hL
8#Dolphins encephalization quotient is second only to humans. But exactly how smart are they? By Dr Marino v @TED_ED https://t.co/FiMNEqyFzB
9Giving #dolphins increased choice and control allows them to show us reflections of their way of thinking #Blackfish https://t.co/LLBDeWkj5V
10Invasive medical research conducted on #USNavy bottlenose #dolphins https://t.co/LZ6evM4lbR https://t.co/UhKxZ6JHmL
11“The animal doesn't actually want to be part of it...You've got an issue there”~Dr Naomi Rose #Blackfish #dolphins https://t.co/dLQ8n9F5H4

Tokitae,  Hurricane Irma & the Plan to Bring Her Home

1 Please tweet 4 #Blackfish Tokitae/Lolita, Abandoned to Fend Alone During #Irma #FreeLolita https://goo.gl/6tC2V4 https://t.co/kCNx2XBujv
2 #HurricaneIrma and the Tragedy of Tokitae/Lolita via @Voice_OT_Orcas #Blackfish #FreeLolita https://t.co/m8H8xWBJqc https://t.co/CrEEheB5Cp
3 When Natural Disasters&Captive Cetaceans Collide #DolphinProject #Blackfish v @thebattwoman https://t.co/5WUC7XuJPG https://t.co/Xhj7XCjiWS
4 While other zoo's secured their captives, #MiamiSeaquarium left #Blackfish Lolita trapped & at the mercy of #Irma. https://t.co/rdUoyWC88M
5 Captive #Blackfish Tokitae Left 2 Fend 4 Herself During #Irma v @jeffrey_ventre #FreeLolita https://t.co/usUHq5m0ak https://t.co/pxO7Lbp7Qb
6 Despite profiting from #Blackfish Lolita for 40 yrs, MSQ left her in an uncovered tank to face #HurricaneIrma alone https://t.co/SsSiI2r4UM
7 The animals at #MiamiSeaquarium had all been moved to safety, all except #Blackfish Lolita. https://t.co/DGPk3Z2afb https://t.co/SXEsPFQVwx
8 "She should have been moved, no questions asked"~J.Ventre Time to #FreeLolita & Bring Tokitae Back Home. #Blackfish https://t.co/OiRDTYaxgt
9 Drone flyover #MiamiSeaquarium v @Dolphin_Project - Tokitae is lucky to be alive. #Blackfish https://t.co/Ou3wteQzma pic.twitter.com/FyEweS18S8
10 "If [MSQ] has no plan...other than leaving her behind, then Lolita shouldn't live there"~Ric O'Barry #Blackfish https://t.co/VkXQbOOh5w
11 To abandon #Blackfish Tokitae after forcing her to rely solely on them is reprehensible - She deserves better. https://t.co/jwmdxdPmxX
12 If #Irma hadn’t taken a sudden jog to the west, Lolita’s 62-year enclosure would have become her tomb. #Blackfish https://t.co/xSoFw5OGJz
13 Thankful for #Blackfish Tokitae's unconquerable soul and her will to survive despite #MiamiSeaQuarium's neglect. https://t.co/ix6kHzGo5s
14 Only after drone footage was released did #MiamiSeaquarium post a stingy update on #Blackfish Tokitae. #FreeLolita https://t.co/njzA2usoPB
15 #Blackfish Tokitae deserved better than to be abandoned to the mercy of #Irma by those enslave her. #FreeLolita https://t.co/PTHDrkg3X3
16 PLS S&S | Tell the Miami Seaquarium: Lolita belongs in a sea pen, not a tank. #FreeLolita #Blackfish via @endangered https://t.co/SABxnmKwik

Southern Resident Blackfish

Dams, Salmon & Starving Orcas

1 Weekly Tweetsheet-PLS tweet the facts. The Southern Resident #Blackfish are struggling to survive! #FreeTheSnake https://goo.gl/rsJBtK
2 Dr Jett talks about the collateral damage done by dams & humans trying to dominate nature. It's not working out well https://t.co/2ThHMiGhqj
3 Hard to argue that dams R #Green when they kill everything in their path @GovInslee. #FreeTheSnake & feed #Blackfish https://t.co/wdHLEaDh2Q
4 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray Study: dams led to #salmon die-off on Snake River - Time to #FreeTheSnake. #Blackfish https://t.co/lZGGlM6k6m
5 .@PattyMurray the most significant factor causing extinctions of Columbia Basin #salmon were #dams. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/tEjbjGC1XP
6 .@GovInslee the greenness of dams is an antiquated idea whose time is done - Time to fix the past & #FreeTheSnake. https://t.co/u3uyWOuG7L
7 Trump Admin urged to implement "GodSquad" to allow exemptions to ESA which could allow the extinction of #salmon. https://t.co/BSwaaOLBKD
8 As if LSR salmon didn't have enough problems now #republicans want to let them go extinct and dam the consequences. https://t.co/rLWPM7qrvD
9 .@GovInslee, it's not that complicated, removing deadbeat dams is a win for fish, people & #Blackfish. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/kbWde4glOq
10 #Salmon recolonizing areas upriver of former dam sites on Elwha #FreeTheSnake! #Blackfish https://t.co/XSkBLKzmUW https://t.co/U7RTvJMrD6
11 Some are fixing past mistakes @PattyMurray & @GovInslee while U maintain the status quo. Why don't you #FreeTheSnake?https://t.co/QPca5gmHvx
12 Columbia steelhead even worse than thought stjr.nl/2w82a99 #FreeTheSnake @PattyMurray @GovInslee before we lose them all! #Blackfish
13 Biologists Watch Steelhead Return After Historic Dam Removal @PattyMurray & @GovInslee. When will U #FreeTheSnake? https://t.co/dcyOtoQwSF
14 .@PattyMurray & @GovInslee at what point do you listen to science/nature & breach salmon killing dams? #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/2l73IXYYGO
15 For @GovInslee & @PattyMurray to cont. refusing to breach dams is negligent & irresponsible. They are out of time. https://t.co/shorLOC3ue
16 Four too many dams on the Snake River endangering and preventing the recovery of salmon not #sealions. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/zxd7Cx9jdY
17 .@GovInslee the status quo treats the symptom, not the disease. #FreeTheSnake &make the river healthy again. #salmon https://t.co/j5IUgxDPb3
18 Even though large reservoirs emit methane, the state doesn’t off-set their impact. #ClimateChange #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/EahdZx9Cuw
19 .@GovInslee & @PattyMurray Dam reservoirs R major emitters of methane/GHG's & can no longer be considered 'green' https://t.co/NgD0aTK8FQ
20 @PattyMurray @govinslee “GREEN-NESS” of Barging on The LowerSnakeRiver In Question v@damsnse https://t.co/ZuEtdc1oIf https://t.co/VvXruJ61O2
21 @PattyMurray & @GovInslee Rivers much like the arteries of the heart function best if not clogged. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/dwHDZxTcaj
22 Can we save the orcas with … mud? https://t.co/QVCqQTVL2z #Blackfish #salmon #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/5IiQMq1pxH

The Southern Residents are Losing Their Babies and Their Mothers

1 Southern Resident #blackfish have a shortage of #salmon and an overdose of deadly pollutants. via @erica_cirino https://t.co/ABr5Q7651U
2 Natural #salmon abundance has its limits, especially when you dam the path to the breeding grounds. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/sUjD0G4tG4
3 Study shows high pregnancy failure in southern resident #Blackfish; links 2 nutritional stress/low #salmon abundance https://t.co/w65HZt9zdY
4 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray Study found direct correlation between low salmon & nutritional stress for PNW #Blackfish. https://t.co/IpSOMhXZHU
5 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray PNW #Blackfish - Failure to rebound blamed on nutritional stress due to lack of #salmon. https://t.co/XqEB6UMnDx
6 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray @SenatorCantwell Endangered #blackfish: 69% failed pregnancy rate due to nutritional stress https://t.co/9C32dcz4Tx
7 Great update via @CWROrcas The Southern Residents are back after a long absence! #Blackfish whaleresearch.com/73 https://t.co/EozlP1I1HJ
8 The Southern Residents are back-It appears that J19 (Shachi) is leading the clan now that #Blackfish Granny is gone https://t.co/5G8HM4w3UD
9 Another Southern Resident K-13 "Skagit" suspected to be dead. #Blackfish need wild #slamon https://t.co/yqsbgOVheO https://t.co/2U76b5tSsX
10 Endangered SRKW health check-Baby #blackfish J52 has peanut head & struggles to survive https://t.co/2XMjHgaa1C https://t.co/H2kKZDL5iE
11 .@GovInslee Another endangered #Blackfish is nutritionally stressed. Not enough #salmon. #FreeTheSnake @PattyMurray https://t.co/guSU9OvVei
12 .@PattyMurray & @GovInslee PNW #Blackfish (& salmon) are racing extinction. Time to #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/pegY2DB6F2
13 .@PattyMurray and @GovInslee endanger PNW ecosystems by not prioritizing #salmon recovery. #freethesnake #Blackfish https://t.co/SIPapPGGMD
14 Letting salmon (& PNW orcas) go extinct would be a crime against nature @PattyMurray-Time to wake up & #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/SIPapPGGMD
15 Letting salmon (& PNW orcas) go extinct would be a crime against nature @GovInslee. Time to wake up& #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/SIPapPGGMD
16 A letter to @cathymcmorris re: HR 3144 which seeks to keep the #salmon killing 4 LSR dams in place v @damsnse wp.me/p5qW0k-1Yy
17 PLS S&S | Ask Oregon/WaState officials Protect salmon, not obsolete Snake River dams! Oppose H.R. 3144 #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/PeWCdWIRJS
18 Make it permanent @GovInslee. Stop nasty #salmonfarms in the Puget Sound that pollute and endanger wild PNW #salmon https://t.co/xw2guwzyxD
19 .@GovInslee it will be years before we learn the full impact of this massive fish spill on native #salmon #Blackfish https://t.co/r6D3KIx1da
20 .@GovInslee PNW #salmon have it tough enough. Stop allowing industrial fish farms to pollute PNW waters. #Blackfish https://t.co/xYadSbkv1e
21 PLS S&S| https://t.co/wob74WIgTQ Tell @GovInslee Get & keep nasty #salmon farms out of #PugetSound. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/BASdiYkouo

Acoustic Assault via The US and Canadian Navy & Shipping Noise

1 Ken Balcomb at the @CWROrcas tells us how he came to count and identify Pacific Northwest #Blackfish. #science https://vimeo.com/197192662
2 The Epic Fight to Protect #Whales From the #USNavy. #Sonar #dolphins. (img credit @CWROrcas) https://t.co/wQZzQMxUEh https://t.co/Pcrd0a3GKd
3 #Navysonar & #cetaceans: Just how much does the gun need to smoke before we act? via @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/SeSQidCKAQ
4 Impacts of #NavySonar on #Whales & #Dolphins: Now beyond a Smoking Gun? via @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/yUT2A51OW9 https://t.co/hnstIgQU2t
5 Video via @CWROrcas shows just how loud Navy #sonar is & how #Blackfish try to escape painful underwater noise. https://t.co/D7vaoYN7YO
6 The #USNavy MUST do more to stop the acoustic assault of marine life in their training ranges. #Blackfish #Sonar https://t.co/6LW8YYORK2
7 .@USNavy STUDY: #Navysonar & #cetaceans:Just how much does the gun need to smoke before we act? #science #Blackfish https://t.co/SeSQidCKAQ
8 .@USNAVY STUDY: #NavySonar on #Whales/Dolphins: Now beyond a Smoking Gun? v @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/yUT2A51OW9 https://t.co/hnstIgQU2t
9 Leave a comment - #NavySonar testing and blasting marine life on the west coast and PugetSound. #Blackfish https://t.co/mRqmPvfAet
10 .@JustinTrudeau explosions set off while endangered #Blackfish were in the area by your Navy. You must do better. https://t.co/64lJVJGIgJ
11 .@JustinTrudeau Endangered #Blackfish fled in panic after your Navy sets off explosives near them for the 2nd time! https://t.co/64lJVJGIgJ
12 .@JustinTrudeau STUDY: #Navysonar & #cetaceans:Just how much does the gun need to smoke before we act? #Blackfish https://t.co/SeSQidCKAQ
13 .@justinTrudeau STUDY: #NavySonar on #Whales/Dolphins: Now beyond a Smoking Gun? #blackfish https://t.co/yUT2A51OW9 https://t.co/hnstIgQU2t
14 Scientists ask Canada to reduce shipping noise to help save endangered #Blackfish https://t.co/hKY2uXAA51 https://t.co/anHd5iTtbg
15 .@JustinTrudeau 'Acoustic smog' hurting endangered #Blackfish say scientists https://t.co/7ZlIbjBwa5 https://t.co/AXXyR1hfUj
16 "...and every ship that goes by absolutely fills their world with noise." #Blackfish https://t.co/qRPMwYmikW
17 Behavior Study:How do SouthernResident #blackfish respond to noise from ships/boats v @OrcasoundApp #ListenForWhales https://t.co/cInDhhbN66
18 Why Ships are Slowing Down to Save the Puget Sound Orca http://sumo.ly/Flt4 via @ladyfreethinker #Blackfish https://t.co/sazkrbFszF
19 "Just by listening to the ocean, it becomes quite clear that ships are dominating the landscape" #Blackfish https://t.co/3LcJ5CRce7
20 Moving slowly in all the right places – #blackfish and reduction of noise effects. https://t.co/LAoiY7mVrM https://t.co/kbjQFQVaRt
21 Voluntary commercial vessel slowdown trial could reduce reduce sound intensity levels v @SMRU_Consulting #blackfish https://t.co/WUWE12ObmS

Conservation Science

1 Navy #sonar & #cetaceans: Just how much does the gun need to smoke before we act? via @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/SeSQidCKAQ
2 Impacts of #NavySonar on #Whales & #Dolphins: Now beyond a Smoking Gun? via @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/yUT2A51OW9 https://t.co/hnstIgQU2t
3 The ocean provides food, economic and cultural value for a large proportion of humanity so why isn't it a priority? https://t.co/3B91u1tF7M
4 Marine #Conservation: You Keep Using That Word but I Don't Think It Means What You Think It Means v @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/t4Ty9P44wk
5 Journal of Enviro Studies&Sciences: You'll be a conservationist if... via @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/dF1yfdXwma https://t.co/ak46qysWof
6 Is Marine #Conservation Science Becoming Irrelevant to Policy Makers? via @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/XyOZbsO3qH https://t.co/7M7ml5QbyE
7 In 2014 72% of Senate Republicans refused to accept anthropogenic #ClimateChange despite evidence to the contrary. https://t.co/l0PIsxbFAZ
8 “Back off, man, I'm a scientist!” When marine conservation science meets policy v ~fromdolphview & @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/ExaRW016sM
9 There's a high degree of science illiteracy among policy-makers&scientists urgently need to engage in policy process https://t.co/BfjDWy7NxO
10 You have to advocate for your view. Certainly, those causing conservation problems R advocating for theirs. https://t.co/FxU3i2JK3U
11 Data deficient” species are often amongst those most likely to be endangered due to low abundance/rare sightings https://t.co/kzZlFZ2Zg0
12 Some policy-makers interpret “data deficient” species as species of “least concern,” causing a "Catch-22" situation. https://t.co/kzZlFZ2Zg0
13 Putting a 'dead value' on a specie/habitat exacerbates their destruction where as a 'living value' could save them. https://t.co/TDgPISxJvy
14 Key research questions of global importance for #cetacean #conservation via @Craken_MacCraic #Blackfish https://t.co/RPiSWYMYvH
15 Compromise has become standard in marine conservation planning & can result in scaled back #conservation objectives https://t.co/EcgwQvXvyD
16 A lack of “enough” scientific evidence should not be used as an excuse not to take #conservation action. #Blackfish https://t.co/EcgwQvXvyD
17 The good, the bad&the ugly science: examples from the MarineScience arena v @Craken_MacCraic https://t.co/8QuBa4Udz4 https://t.co/uQ4NEWhMCU
18 #Activists are potential allies who can assist scientists with disseminating important #conservation #science. https://t.co/wDyhWkTf07



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Blackfish

1 Weekly Tweetsheet-PLS tweet the facts about #Seaworld, captivity and the #Blackfish Effect! https://goo.gl/M5SgeR https://t.co/HvnAXnkr0x
2 .@CNNFilms, 2 more orcas dead in 3 weeks at #Seaworld-3rd this year! PLS re-air #Blackfish! Kasatka, Tilikum & Kyara https://t.co/UiIwd7bjkT
3 Chronicling the #Blackfish Effect has been updated to incl. #DOJ's investigation into @SeaWorld for economic crimes! https://t.co/pRV7yX1WhN
4 OUCH! #Blackfish effect: #DOJ's Fraud Section confirms @SeaWorld is under CRIMINAL investigation. https://t.co/2H7T27Y7yg
5 #Blackfish Effect: Criminal Investigation by Dept of Justice is a Big Can of Worms for SeaWorld via @Voice_OT_Orcas https://t.co/Q8mSFjeugx
6 #Blackfish: no lawsuits, no investigations & no lies vs #SeaWorld who is under CRIMINAL investigation by the #DOJ https://t.co/SRmS6PWHPY
7 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld Under Federal Investigation for Failing to Disclose the Impact of the Film. https://t.co/ZR2F2uZ9TP via @Skift
8 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld subpoenaed by 2 Federal agencies, #DOJ and the #SEC reut.rs/2sA84Nr https://t.co/WVXJTD1GvW
9 Both the SEC & DOJ subpoena focus on the same issue; @Seaworld's emphatic denials of the #Blackfish Effect. https://t.co/UF1Fp1hoYy
10 #Blackfish Effect: #Seaworld BOD forms special committee comprised of ind. directors with respect to DOJ inquiries https://t.co/4zBERE2QhL
11 Some @Seaworld execs unloaded their holdings while simultaneously denying the #Blackfish Effect to shareholders. https://t.co/6m8tUKc4qx
12 While denying the impact, #SeaWorld waged a serious campaign & spent a lot of money to combat the #Blackfish’ effect https://t.co/05mXcbbdMe
13 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld's investor lawsuit delayed over #DOJ's criminal investigation https://t.co/BfgDcC7mwk https://t.co/TxL861UnJZ
14 #Blackfish Effect: Suspect stock sales by @SeaWorld's former CEO seen as a possible motive for misleading investors. https://t.co/SKXbnuuHqy
15 Class Action Lawsuit vs #SeaWorld Promises Drama & Discovery via @Voice_OT_Orcas #Blackfish https://t.co/2E5kjGxXxY https://t.co/2yhN3J374Y
16 For a corp like #Seaworld who has a lot to hide > https://t.co/zFAnJLTWcv legal discovery is a nightmare #Blackfish https://t.co/qAL1Gbgljf
17 #Seaworld should be concerned-Legal discovery allowed @GabCowperthwait to gather evidence for the film #Blackfish. https://t.co/R1Z3i2GCOO
18 .@SeaWorld is desperate to block legal discovery by marking every doc confidential. via @jeffrey_ventre #Blackfish https://t.co/uzcZRPKufO
19 2015: Investors accuse SeaWorld of misleading them about the #Blackfish effect after former CEO's shady stock sales. https://t.co/va5zJxGPqd
20 SeaWorld blamed multiple external factors for declining attendance but refused to acknowledge the #Blackfish effect. https://t.co/ToCSCz8MeL
21 #Seaworld executives “knew or were reckless in not knowing that #Blackfish was impacting SeaWorld’s business" https://t.co/BtT36QyxT2
22 Outside shareholders have suffered through underperformance while some SW insiders have been rewarded. #Blackfish https://t.co/bGEnsNVrLJ
23 #Blackfish Effect: Investigations into #SeaWorld illustrate how the film continues to damage the company. https://t.co/65rwPlU9Tq
24 With 2Q Earnings Flop @SeaWorld, Chronicling the #Blackfish Effect has been updated via @Voice_OT_Orcas https://t.co/OCctOmZOzx
25 #Blackfish Effect: "Hope of a turnaround have faded again, new rides & the new orca show appear to be falling flat." https://t.co/ZFhZHDoMGM
26 Analysts/shareholders losing confidence in #SeaWorld's ability to deliver in the face of the #Blackfish Effect. https://t.co/mERaway8sr
27 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld is borrowing too heavily and faces ongoing “brand challenges” & risks more credit cuts. https://t.co/4iZrzP4WNx
28 #Blackfish Effect:“Evercore is known as a specialist in investment banking that works w/companies to sell property." https://t.co/JhvlnG9iA4
29 Facing identity crisis and slumping profits, can #SeaWorld rebuild from the impact of the #blackfish effect? https://t.co/s9uKphf0ZF
30 Poor #Seaworld can't catch a break with those 'public perception issues' (but don't call it the #Blackfish Effect). https://t.co/F4WCSygsFi
31 #Blackfish Effect: #SeaWorld's woes deepen as travelers seek alternatives to cruelty. https://t.co/TKr0iCFfLH https://t.co/PiYp17teDF
32 #Seaworld has been in damage control mode since #Blackfish was released and still deny the reason why. #AskSeaWorld https://t.co/ilHB3CbXcM
33 .@Seaworld took out full page ads &ran 'truth' campaigns to combat a "#Blackfish effect" they insisted doesn't exist https://t.co/8YhU9ojSBq
34 .@Seaworld, if #Blackfish had no impact why spend $10mill to distract from it? #AskSeaworld https://t.co/8oDWxWcEfi https://t.co/ilHB3CbXcM
35 .@SeaWorld is imploding due to the #Blackfish effect. The fix is send their orca & other cetaceans to sanctuaries. https://t.co/rgQcqfdJ4b
36 SeaWorld still facing the #Blackfish Effect - Plans to reinvest in "reputation messaging" on.mktw.net/2ulOkzH https://t.co/9Id0Tn4Llt
37 #Blackfish Effect: @Seaworld plans on relaunching its "reputation campaign" to address its "perception issues". https://t.co/7MLameF9ob
38 Hey @Seaworld, if #Blackfish had no impact on your business why do you need to reinvest in "reputation messaging?" https://t.co/6TLDBACcMQ
39 Hey #Seaworld, Please tell us again about how #Blackfish has had no impact on your attendance and stock prices :) https://t.co/F4WCSygsFi
40 #Blackfish Effect &The sinking of #Seaworld - What the documentary has done to @SeaWorld https://t.co/VwLbH6QadY https://t.co/gm4zB2noSl
41 Anatomy of "The #Blackfish Effect" https://t.co/15ZbgB4xhp via @CatyBC @HuffPostImpact https://t.co/HBYC0i1wpZ
42 Sad Update to the #Blackfish Effect Story Map - Kyara, last #orca calf born at #SeaWorld dies https://t.co/tlQIQdshyF
43 #Blackfish Effect: Mariah went from wanting to be a "Killer Whale Rider" to wanting to get them out of captivity. https://t.co/1hhewUpRCD
44 Public comment is open! Please leave a public comment to ban fish/fish products which endanger the #vaquita. https://t.co/loSslpmrUE

Kasatka

1 Please tweet for #Blackfish Kasatka, who has lost her battle with captivity at #Seaworld https://t.co/saTRuAGFbb https://t.co/ot91G6Kkuk
2 Yet another death at @SeaWorld. #Blackfish Kasatka is dead @ only 41 yrs old #CaptivityKills https://t.co/QWYOMJfyqq https://t.co/D6K6Xo8bAg
3 #SeaWorld euthanizes #Blackfish Kasatka after 9-year battle with infection. #CaptivityKills https://t.co/BaGI3KFZI1 https://t.co/MTVkOxcGyC
4 2 #Blackfish generations killed by captivity in just 3 short weeks. Matriarch Kasatka and her granddaughter Kyara https://t.co/pGjHgAsIR8
5 A #SeaWorld clan loses its "matriarch" — the 3rd killer whale to die in their world class care this year #Blackfish https://t.co/kE43yu1k1E
6 #SeaWorld v @jeffrey_ventre & truth-When searching for the truth, look to those who have nothing to gain. #Blackfish https://t.co/eyA7SpgEe1
7 #SeaWorld #Blackfish Dies After Photos Of 'Terrible' Skin Lesions Emerge. Thx @orcagirl619 for showing us the truth. https://t.co/AHdcVDrIUi
8 Captured by industry, forced to perform & have babies & now they say they euthanized her 2 end suffering? #Blackfish https://t.co/aR17Ptv1kP
9 #Blackfish Kasatka became an inconvenience after images of her condition came out-her timely euthanasia is suspect. https://t.co/jA5dNtlP2a
10 Wild #blackfish can live to be 100 w/o med/tech but SW orca don't reach 1/2 potential lifespan w/world class care https://t.co/JOhYzV9KVL
11 .@SeaWorld, what is the procedure for euthanizing an orca and what drug cocktail is used? #Blackfish #RIP Kasatka https://t.co/ioCXQhgDF4
12 .@Seaworld, this the first time you mention euthanizing an orca, how many of your #Blackfish have you done this with?https://t.co/aR17PtMCJp
13 .@Seaworld has yet to adequately explain the lesions on Kasatka or provide evidence to prove their claims #Blackfish https://t.co/g4hJMuBwD6
14 .@Seaworld, pls tell us what kind of pneumonia/respiratory infection causes skin lesions seen on #Blackfish Kasatka? https://t.co/QNf4Yoxakx
15 .@SeaWorld will you finally be transparent and release Kasatka's medical records & necropsy findings? #Blackfish https://t.co/aR17PtMCJp
16 .@SeaWorld forced nearly 18 months gestation & 2 years of nursing knowing Kasatka was chronically ill. #Blackfish https://t.co/fvSr4IxgIe
17 SW forcibly impregnated Kasatka in 2011 w/semen from a captive #Blackfish in Argentina, creating a cross-bred calf https://t.co/2ttFQNjCO0
18 .@Seaworld bred #Blackfish Kasatka who had a calf in 2013, which begs the question; Why did SW breed a sick orca? https://t.co/861DpCuDq5
19 .@Seaworld 2016: Kasatka's illness "cannot be cured"(1:20) https://t.co/b2YddOi5Zz but recovered long enough2 breed? https://t.co/7CKdEcrVOy
20 .@Seaworld 2017: Vet says Kasatka diagnosed w/bacterial pneumonia in 2008/treating nearly 10 yrs. #Blackfish https://t.co/TkcXvdOliZ
21 .@Seaworld can't even agree on which lie to tell about #blackfish Kasatka. So who's lying? https://t.co/Kv5QIxh4fN https://t.co/NJ2LegKdSa
22 .@Seaworld did you forcibly AI & intentionally breed #Blackfish Kasatka while she was sick or not? https://t.co/7CKdEcrVOy
23 A whale and her family and the matriarch she could have been v @Whale_Sanctuary #Blackfish https://t.co/qW1S70hz7C https://t.co/ohxwgwR3Cc
24 #Blackfish Kasatka will also live on in the heart of the mother you stole brutally stole her from to fill ur stables https://t.co/nm7K2RYD4o
25 Imagine how Kasatka's mother felt when she watched her baby be brutally captured to live in your tanks. #Blackfish https://t.co/aR17PtMCJp
26 Do you ever think about how saddened Kasatka's family was when you stole her from their loving comfort? #Blackfish https://t.co/aR17PtMCJp
27 Kasatka's death is maddening actually, we reserve our sympathy for the mother you cruelly stole her from. #Blackfish https://t.co/aR17PtMCJp
28 NO @SeaWorld! You do not get to call Kasatka family after tearing her away from hers. #CaptivityKills #Blackfish https://t.co/aR17PtMCJp
29 "Her owners don’t care how she feels or that she just might have memories of another happier life in the ocean.." https://t.co/694BotXWOZ
30 #Blackfish Kastaka HAD a REAL family until @SeaWorld cruelly tore them apart but #Seaworld won't tell you about that https://t.co/Fd4T1nGSJK
31 What Kasatka's Obituary Should Have Said via @thebattwoman #CaptivityKills #Blackfish https://t.co/Tc9gdsAtwq https://t.co/m5s4DjojMI
32 .@SeaWorld, if you love them, set them free (to a sanctuary)& advocate to keep them free. #CaptivityKills #Blackfish https://t.co/MFdGJaQo6e
33 In 1978 #Blackfish Kasatka, an Icelandic orca was captured. She was torn from freedom & family at just a year old. https://t.co/OLYTQTIpEU
34 #Blackfish Kasatka has lived in all of #SeaWorld's parks, traveled over 23k miles and has moved 16x's/12 yrs. https://t.co/R0jJUWffPl
35 .@Seaworld tore #Blackfish Kasatka from freedom & family then filled their tanks with her progeny. #CaptivityKills https://t.co/WfzWMbH7dq
36 Kasatka's 4 captive born progeny, 6 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren are worth ~15-20 mil USD each #Blackfish https://t.co/tBxOeEJwBn
37 #Blackfish can only take so much before they fight back - Kasatka stood her ground & sent a message To #SeaWorld https://t.co/kBDDkunHEp
38 How Orky and Kasatka Almost Sank #SeaWorld #Blackfish https://t.co/L2MBzPMGXy pic.twitter.com/FYDw0Nf9k5
39 Near Death At #SeaWorld - People Came to See The Believe Show But #Blackfish Kasatka Changed The Script. https://t.co/nGPUP7zBee
40 Lucky to be alive - #Blackfish Kasatka "rag dolls" KenPeters around the pool in front of guests. via @Voice_OT_Orcas http://t.co/k7whKBDKNF
41 Peter's remembered hearing a distress vocalization from Kasatka's calf before being attacked https://t.co/VDtqyUrPdn https://t.co/Pw9fFR1IjL
42 Prior to #Blackfish Kasataka's brutal attack on Peters, she had 9 reported incidents of aggressive behavior @Seaworld https://t.co/dC9aP31w8G
43 .@Seaworld said there had been no previous serious incidents w/Kasatka but their own records dispute that #Blackfish https://t.co/XEhKwXSYyN
44 #Blackfish #Kasatka nearly killed trainer Ken Peters in 2006, he later testified that he never feared for his life. https://t.co/dfN9Q39bQ9
45 California OSHA Report regarding attack on #SeaWorld trainer Ken Peters by #Blackfish Kasatka via @TheOrcaProject https://t.co/ZbW6tyIuK1
46 After Kasatka's attack on Ken Peter's SeaWorld was fined for improperly protecting employees from #blackfish https://t.co/6XAm4FBbqj
47 Analysis of Captive #Blackfish #Kasatka attacking Trainer Ken Peters @SeaWorld https://t.co/Qw0H4F6fC9 https://t.co/iSzgSa45o4
48 3rd #Blackfish death at #Seaworld this year after suffering from a bacterial infection for 10 years. #CaptivityKills https://t.co/b0J0Lb3EbN
49 The tragedy of #Blackfish Kasatka-Who lost her battle with captivity. #CaptivityKills https://t.co/klixPpIDxI https://t.co/sOFbKVwJle
50 An obituary for #Blackfish Kasatka by @Sam10k of @Voice_OT_Orcas #CaptivityKills https://t.co/iF59SEGzLw https://t.co/SSY1BWPZO3
51 "..My heart breaks for her, not because she is dying but because she deserved better.." ~@Sam10k #Blackfish Kasatka https://t.co/694BotXWOZ
52 .@Seaworld, release the results of #Blackfish Kasatka’s necropsy - “It’s best for science, it’s best for the public" https://t.co/qSjFxMD3wr
53 .@CNNFilms, 2 more orcas dead in 3 weeks at #Seaworld-3rd this year! PLS re-air #Blackfish! Kasatka, Tilikum & Kyara https://t.co/UiIwd7bjkT

Seaworld et al

1 Marine entertainment parks have no place in our world anymore -- Join the campaign to #EmptyTheTanks! #Blackfish https://t.co/PC04pwew4i
2 .@Seaworld U have a chance to right a wrong, Retire #Blackfish Corky & let her come back home to the sea (sanctuary) https://t.co/WC7G5G6DSw
3 #Seaworld's death announcement for their newest baby #Blackfish is just like all the others, only the names change. https://t.co/aFZ2TkIFte
4 #SeaWorld maintains Kyara's infection wasn't caused by captivity but refuses public access to necropsies. #blackfish https://t.co/YBDaJd8pwa
5 Time after time @Seaworld risked human life & #Blackfish sanity in the name of entertainment&profit. #CaptivityKills https://t.co/Ec6R0hAY22
6 Why would @SeaWorld fight to quash legislation to ban #blackfish breeding if they intend to keep their promise? https://t.co/SzLMrNzHZQ
7 #SeaWorld continuing with Chinese expansion plans despite domestic woes. #Blackfish https://t.co/4TdYofSoCr https://t.co/qY6YtlifJg
8 The #Seaworld Effect: A Pro-Cap Love is a Love That Kills - They ARE The Problem! #CaptivityKills #Blackfish. https://t.co/qpWKcJLJSe
9 The #Seaworld Effect: Using Marine Life used for #SelfishSelfies is not educational, it is exploitation. #Blackfish https://t.co/vqz1Inz4WM
10 Hey @SeaWorld, how is this educational or respectful to wildlife? #AskSeaworld. #Blackfish https://t.co/vqz1Inz4WM
11 The #Seaworld Effect: Captivity teaches people is is OK to harass wildlife for entertainment & selfie ops #Blackfish https://t.co/CcaRZikVfL
12 #Seaworld Effect:Since 2016 Russia has exported 91 marine mammals - 84 went to China incl. 9 #blackfish v @ilseorca https://t.co/tZ3hQPnzxc
13 How is it that #Blackfish Kiska gets left out and forgotten every single time @Kathleen_Wynne? Shame on you. https://t.co/oUBVBbifd1
14 @Kathleen_Wynne apathy is not the answer for Kiska, compassion is. Don't forget about #Blackfish Kiska. @OCAW_ONT https://t.co/oUBVBbifd1
15 OSPCA ‘extremely’ disappointed #Marineland animal cruelty charges dropped. #Blackfish https://t.co/1G2DDcUbit https://t.co/2wyH7hyEdb
16 WATCH NOW & decide for yourself if #Blackfish & #Dolphins belong #InsideTheTanks. via @Insidethetanks & @JonnyMeah https://t.co/qzXczANkzh
17 #InsideTheTanks Reveals the Lives of #Blackfish and #Dolphins at #Marineland #Antibes. via @samlipmanwriter https://t.co/EWI0SVYkx5
18 Dr Ingrid Visser explains the profound detrimental impacts living in a tank has on captive #Blackfish. v @Casey_Pup https://t.co/P4eMNr8n9W
19 .@mariahkirbyyo visited MSQ & shared her observations w/ Drs Jett & Ventre of #Blackfish https://t.co/XPEGusljz9 https://t.co/USZGsr5uPI
20 MSQ #dolphins reduced to begging for food, human attention and playing w/rocks to stave off boredom. #Blackfish https://t.co/HTQhBs85hL
21 The Whale Bowl – speaking out for #Blackfish Lolita (Tokitae) via @MC_org https://t.co/AfEmzMCUy3 https://t.co/EUJaXqXKDM
22 There's a #blackfish missing from the Salish Sea and her name is Tokitae (Lolita) v @MC_org https://t.co/t7f5H24FlC https://t.co/L5c2PGq6ZF
23 Help OCAW Continue Their Important Work to End Captivity in Canada. v @Casey_Pup #Blackfish https://t.co/VcEoEXP1pU https://t.co/Q0Ch9slzLG


Blackfish in China

1 #China is the fastest-growing market for captive #dolphins, #blackfish and other cetaceans. https://t.co/cCBXLclj7l https://t.co/kD2ZpLPDo1
2 The story of #China’s captive #Blackfish begins in Russia's Okhotsk Sea-The Last Legal Hunting Ground #EmptyTheTanks https://t.co/NaTArWBFSe
3 As Westerners condemn live whale shows, Russia hunts and sells killer whales to Chinese amusement parks. #Blackfish https://t.co/7NPUcRt0N2
4 For Sale: Wild #Russian #Blackfish. Captures for #China aquaria come with a hidden cost. https://t.co/mkAGwp60YL https://t.co/2uwFhiWHhr
5 Collateral damage of captivity. Many wild born #Blackfish die during or soon after violent and traumatic captures. https://t.co/8rspPTIgoF
6 #Seaworld Effect: #China's first #Blackfish breeding base opens. 9 wild orca to become captivity breeding machines https://t.co/G5KzPaJmqh
7 Chimelong's new #blackfish breeding programme is out of step w/a public that finds captivity to be cruel. #Blackfish https://t.co/PnoxudVWH6
8 Is #China immune to the #Blackfish Effect? New Orca Breeding Center Sparks Controversy. https://t.co/ieiULvLVRD https://t.co/I8KUHL0JzB
9 #China's First #Blackfish Breeding Facility Highlights Country's Need for Animal Welfare Law v @NatureWorldNews https://t.co/A8Ri6Tx8Rv
10 #China has 39 operational ocean theme parks, housing 491 cetaceans from 11 species & building 14 more. #Blackfish https://t.co/6kZJQR2Dwp
11 At this rate of growth how long before wild populations are depleted to fill #China's tanks with #Blackfish. https://t.co/rPm2KinZN6
12 The #China Cetacean Alliance carried out an investigation of marine parks in #China from Oct2014-Sep2015 #Blackfish https://t.co/orZRTGPQi0
13 DrRose recently visited #China aquariums & shared her observations. #Blackfish #dolphins https://t.co/45jD2D0oQQ https://t.co/cmuNQnzTpY
14 Truth About Aquariums. Don't Lie To Our Kids (中英字幕) - Dr Naomi Rose visited 3 typical aquariums in #China #Blackfish https://t.co/SLfso2g60U
15 Everything about captivity is a lie. People are not learning to respect the animal but to laugh at it. #Blackfish https://t.co/1KJ1jx2o21
16 #Seaworld racing the #Blackfish effect to #China where there are no pesky animal welfare laws & whistle blowers. https://t.co/bzvFbk0eQa
17 As the west turns away from #Blackfish captivity & revenues drop @SeaWorld, former employees R popping up in China. https://t.co/jF3GKXKmGS
18 #Blackfish Effect: CCA makes a plea to #China. Heed fatal lessons learned in the USA at #Seaworld. #CaptivityKills https://t.co/uO3P8tG3BA
19 #Seaworld Effect:Since 2016 Russia has exported 91 marine mammals - 84 went to China incl. 9 #blackfish v @ilseorca https://t.co/tZ3hQPnzxc
20 PLS S&S | Ban wild captures of cetaceans from Russian waters! Prohibit the captures! #Blackfish v @WOWvTaiji https://t.co/2IPiOimiLv

Southern Resident Blackfish

1 Weekly Tweetsheet-PLS tweet the facts. The Southern Resident #Blackfish are struggling to survive! #FreeTheSnake https://goo.gl/rsJBtK
2 Make it permanent @GovInslee. Stop nasty #salmonfarms in the Puget Sound that pollute and endanger wild PNW #salmon https://t.co/xw2guwzyxD
3 PLS S&S| https://t.co/wob74WIgTQ Tell @GovInslee Get & keep nasty #salmon farms out of #PugetSound. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/BASdiYkouo
4 Dr Jett talks about the collateral damage done by dams & humans trying to dominate nature. It's not working out well https://t.co/2ThHMiGhqj
5 Hard to argue that dams R #Green when they kill everything in their path @GovInslee. #FreeTheSnake & feed #Blackfish https://t.co/wdHLEaDh2Q
6 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray Study: dams led to #salmon die-off on Snake River - Time to #FreeTheSnake. #Blackfish https://t.co/lZGGlM6k6m
7 .@PattyMurray the most significant factor causing extinctions of Columbia Basin #salmon were #dams. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/tEjbjGC1XP
8 .@GovInslee the greenness of dams is an antiquated idea whose time is done - Time to fix the past & #FreeTheSnake. https://t.co/u3uyWOuG7L
9 Trump Admin urged to implement "GodSquad" to allow exemptions to ESA which could allow the extinction of #salmon. https://t.co/BSwaaOLBKD
10 As if LSR salmon didn't have enough problems now #republicans want to let them go extinct and dam the consequences. https://t.co/rLWPM7qrvD
11 A letter to @cathymcmorris re: HR 3144 which seeks to keep the #salmon killing 4 LSR dams in place v @damsnse wp.me/p5qW0k-1Yy
12 .@GovInslee, it's not that complicated, removing deadbeat dams is a win for fish, people & #Blackfish. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/kbWde4glOq
13 #Salmon recolonizing areas upriver of former dam sites on Elwha #FreeTheSnake! #Blackfish https://t.co/XSkBLKzmUW https://t.co/U7RTvJMrD6
14 Some are fixing past mistakes @PattyMurray & @GovInslee while U maintain the status quo. Why don't you #FreeTheSnake?https://t.co/QPca5gmHvx
15 Columbia steelhead even worse than thought stjr.nl/2w82a99 #FreeTheSnake @PattyMurray @GovInslee before we lose them all! #Blackfish
16 .@PattyMurray & @GovInslee at what point do you listen to science/nature & breach salmon killing dams? #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/2l73IXYYGO
17 For @GovInslee & @PattyMurray to cont. refusing to breach dams is negligent & irresponsible. They are out of time. https://t.co/shorLOC3ue
18 Four too many dams on the Snake River endangering and preventing the recovery of salmon not #sealions. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/zxd7Cx9jdY
19 Dams - The Sand Thieves. Sedimentation ruins reservoirs & also starves beaches. Dams are enviro killers. @GovInslee https://t.co/W4v6sgENZt
20 .@GovInslee the status quo treats the symptom, not the disease. #FreeTheSnake &make the river healthy again. #salmon https://t.co/j5IUgxDPb3
21 Even though large reservoirs emit methane, the state doesn’t off-set their impact. #ClimateChange #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/EahdZx9Cuw
22 .@GovInslee & @PattyMurray Dam reservoirs R major emitters of methane/GHG's & can no longer be considered 'green' https://t.co/NgD0aTK8FQ
23 @PattyMurray @govinslee “GREEN-NESS” of Barging on The LowerSnakeRiver In Question v@damsnse https://t.co/ZuEtdc1oIf https://t.co/VvXruJ61O2
24 @PattyMurray & @GovInslee Rivers much like the arteries of the heart function best if not clogged. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/dwHDZxTcaj
25 Natural #salmon abundance has its limits, especially when you dam the path to the breeding grounds. #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/sUjD0G4tG4
26 Study shows high pregnancy failure in southern resident #Blackfish; links 2 nutritional stress/low #salmon abundance https://t.co/w65HZt9zdY
27 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray Study found direct correlation between low salmon & nutritional stress for PNW #Blackfish. https://t.co/IpSOMhXZHU
28 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray PNW #Blackfish - Failure to rebound blamed on nutritional stress due to lack of #salmon. https://t.co/XqEB6UMnDx
29 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray @SenatorCantwell Endangered #blackfish: 69% failed pregnancy rate due to nutritional stress https://t.co/9C32dcz4Tx
30 .@GovInslee @PattyMurray More troubling News for Endangered #Blackfish Where has K-Pod gone? https://t.co/RMZnpucRKy https://t.co/8OmdowCJMA
31 Where are the orcas? Southern Resident K-13 "Skagit" suspected to be dead. #Blackfish https://t.co/yqsbgOVheO https://t.co/2U76b5tSsX
32 .@PattyMurray & @GovInslee PNW #Blackfish (& salmon) are racing extinction. Time to #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/pegY2DB6F2
33 .@PattyMurray and @GovInslee endanger PNW ecosystems by not prioritizing #salmon recovery. #freethesnake #Blackfish https://t.co/SIPapPGGMD
34 Letting salmon (& PNW orcas) go extinct would be a crime against nature @PattyMurray-Time to wake up & #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/SIPapPGGMD
35 Letting salmon (& PNW orcas) go extinct would be a crime against nature @GovInslee. Time to wake up& #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/SIPapPGGMD
36 PLS S&S | Ask Oregon/WaState officials Protect salmon, not obsolete Snake River dams! Oppose H.R. 3144 #FreeTheSnake https://t.co/PeWCdWIRJS
37 PLS S&S | Tell @GovInslee to Protect Our Salmon and Our Sound from (Invasive) Atlantic #Salmon Net Pens. #Blackfish https://t.co/8MJVEloKqW
Content Contributions by Tilikum&Co., Voice of the Orcas