Save our seas! Stop the dumping of PIB!

With the second disaster this year involving seabirds contaminated with polyisobutene (PIB) off Southwest England, here's a chance to have your say by signing the two online epetitions asking for the banning of PIB discharge.

https://secure.38degrees.org.uk/page/signup/save-our-seabirds#petition

http://www.avaaz.org/en/petition/Save_our_Sea_Birds_Stop_dumping_polyisobutylene_into_our_seas

A press release from RSPB can also be seen here http://www.rspb.org.uk/media/releases/344559-seabird-killer-has-to-be-controlled-say-wildlife-charities

I realise this is not Bird Sighting News as such, but a very important topic! I have also put this on the Forum.

Posted April 20th, 2013 at 8:53 am by Mark Darlaston in General Birding