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What Toledo's Water Crisis Reveals About Industrial Farming
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - civileats.com
As you may have heard, about half a million people in the Toledo, Ohio area lost their municipal drinking water supply on Saturday because of possible microbial toxin contamination from Lake Erie. A combination of heavier spring rains, exacerbated by clim
Seeds of Truth - A Response to The New Yorker
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, greenliving, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - vandanashiva.com
I am glad that the future of food is being discussed, and thought about, on farms, in homes, on TV, online and in magazines, especially of The New Yorker's caliber. The New Yorker has held its content and readership in high regard for so long. The challen
Here's How Brazil's New Presidential Candidate Could Help Save the Planet
Environment  (tags: politics, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 3 days ago - globalpost.com
Marina Silva has a chance at becoming the first environmentalist to lead a major world economy. Here is what that might look like.
The Deep Ocean Is Crucial to a Healthy Planet, and Now Companies Want to Strip-Mine It for Metals
Environment  (tags: deep ocean ecosystems, mining interests, conservation, destruction, environment, ecosystems, oceans, politics, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, humans, protection )

Cal
- 3 days ago - takepart.com
Though the deep ocean covers more than half the planet, we know more about the surface of the moon than about life in the far recesses of the sea. Scientists have come together to protect the deep sea before it's too late.
Dams Versus Rivers - the Global Battle
Environment  (tags: water, rivers, world, ecosystems, environment, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, protection )

Cal
- 3 days ago - theecologist.org
A new 'State of the World's Rivers' database shows how the world's rivers have been impoverished by dams and their ecosystems devastated -- and provides a valuable resource to help save river basins that remain in good health.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Grand Canyon From Destructive Developments
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, GrandCanyon, wildlife, water, nature, politics, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 4 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Most of us think that the Grand Canyon is sacred and outside the realm of destructive development. But that is not true.
'Most Endangered' River in the Nation
Environment  (tags: conservation, protection, pollution, wildlife, nature, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

Cal
- 4 days ago - ecowatch.com
The organization American Rivers has distinguished the San Joaquin River of California with the dubious title of "most endangered" river in the nation.
Save the Swedish Wolves!
Animals  (tags: Wolves, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 4 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Against all scientific research reports on the topic, including the Swedish government's own investigation earlier this year, the Swedish Minister of the Environment and Spatial Planning has proposed that the Swedish wolf population be reduced.
Can It Be Stopped? Ghana's Forests 'Could Completely Disappear in Less Than 25 Years'
Environment  (tags: deforestation, deforestationhabitat, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, nature, trees, animals, conservation, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 4 days ago - news.mongabay.com
At its current rate of forest loss, a study estimates that Ghana could be devoid of major forest cover in less than a quarter-century.
Weed Blaster Shows Promise as Alternative to Herbicides
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, green, interesting, organic, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - startribune.com
A U.S. Department of Agriculture research agronomist in Morris, Minn., Forcella doesn't spray pigweed and foxtail with herbicides to shrivel them. He blasts them to smithereens with corncob grit. The tactic is gaining attention from organic farmers who-->
Please Save the Bear & Her Cubs, Who Protected Her Cubs From An Unleashed Dog in Hardy County! PLEASE TAKE ACTION!!
Animals  (tags: Mama Bear, cubs, in danger, euthanization, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, conservation, habitat, protection, wildlife, killing )

BarbCat
- 4 days ago - change.org
It is beyond my comprehension that our state will euthanize a sow and her cubs for the reasons they stand by. The article below states that Virginia wouldn't act in such a manner, and many other states follow the same guidelines.
Humans Have Created A New Top Predator That Is Taking Over The Northeast
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, wildlife )

Giana
- 5 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
Humans are no newcomers when it comes to messing around with nature. While we haven't created Frankenstein's monster yet, what we do messes with the natural world. One recent example is the creation of the coywolf -- a hybrid of the coyote and the wolf.
Petition | Critically Endangered Sloths Are Being EATEN By PEOPLE?!? Petitioning the National Environmental Authority of Panama
Animals  (tags: Sloths, Sloths meat, unstudied species, consumption, reuced numbers, eaten, no food, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endang )

Susanne
- 5 days ago - change.org
This small island is the only place this rare and unstudied species exists in the world and their numbers have been reduced from around 500 in 2001 to only 70 at the last official count in 2012. I was horrified when I recently learned that this...
GOOD NEWS! Ecologists Just Saved Miles Of Texas Coastline Using BP Oil Spill Money
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, environment, GoodNews, government, green, protection, pollution, nature )

Cal
- 5 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Twenty-seven square miles of pristine coastal land along the central Texas coastline between Houston and Corpus Christi will now be preserved for future generations after a decades-long effort by environmental groups and $34.5 million from penalties paid
GREAT NEWS FOR ALL OF YOU CHOCOALICS OUT THERE
Green Lifestyle  (tags: YUMMY, Chocolate, Oranatan friendly, cravings, NO GUILT, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, protection, humans, nature, Sustainabililty, trees, wildlife, world, environment, forests, activists, GoodNews, interesting, murder, sadness, violence, women, i )

Kelly
- 5 days ago - facebook.com
Although, this was for Easter I thought you Chocohics out there want this for your cravings and not feel guilty or if you want to know where to get Orangutan friendly chocolate. ENJOY AND PLEASE SHARE WITH YOUR FRIENDS.

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