Florida Orca Protection Act – Social Media

Social media can be a powerful tool. Use it to encourage Florida residents to spread the word and contact their state representatives in support of the Florida Orca Protection Act.

We’ve provided sample language below, but feel free to personalize it and even make use of the whale emoji 🐳 to share your excitement about the #FloridaOrcaProtectionAct.

Hashtags: #ALDFforOrcas, #FloridaOrcaProtectionAct, #FOPA

Facebook 

Orcas are highly intelligent, social animals. Orcas in captivity exhibit signs of extreme stress, psychological harm, and even premature death. After decades of criticism, famous marine park SeaWorld has instated a policy ending captive breeding at their parks. Despite the park’s promise, the company could change hands or loosen policy. Let’s ensure a better life for orca whales through a more permanent solution: support the Florida Orca Protection Act. This bill proposes an end to captivity and captive breeding and ensures orcas already in captivity will not be subjected to demeaning performances.  #ALDFforOrcas #FloridaOrcaProtectionAct #FOPA

Twitter

  • Ask @HollyRaschein to schedule a workshop for the FL Orca Protection Act. Protect Orcas. #ALDFforOrcas #FOPA
  • Company policy is easy to change. Laws aren’t. The FL Orca Protection Act would keep future orcas free from captivity. #ALDFforOrcas #FOPA
  • Orcas swim up to 140 miles a day in the wild. Tell @HollyRaschein- keep orcas free from captivity. #FloridaOrcaProtectionAct #ALDFforOrcas
  • Thank @ElectThadAltman for his support of orca protection! #FloridaOrcaProtectionAct #ALDFforOrcas

Take Action

Florida Residents: TAKE ACTION! Use our Action Center to email Chair Raschein to let her know that you support Rep. Altman’s request.

Resources

The Animal Legal Defense Fund is compiling resources and reference information that can help you rally support for the Florida Orca Protection Act.

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