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How NASA Is Monitoring the California Drought! VIDEO!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, conservation, water, drought, California, technology )

Cher
- 52 days ago - greenerideal.com
While most of North America is concerned with freezing temperatures and snowstorms as a result of the Polar Vortex, California is going through one of its worst droughts on record.
California Farmers Demand Fracking Moratorium
Environment  (tags: water, resource mangmeent, drought, California, fracking, frackis whack, government )

Cal
- 54 days ago - ecowatch.com
California farmers, grappling with a record drought that's parching their fields and livelihoods, call on Gov. Brown (D-CA) to place a moratorium on the water-intensive extreme oil and gas extraction process known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking
The California Drought: Who Gets Water and Who's Hung Out to Dry?
Environment  (tags: California, water politics, resources, drought, agriculture, industry, farming, fishermen, lobby, Gov Brown, weather, environment, globalwarming )

Angelika
- 57 days ago - ecowatch.com
As the powerful lobby for the agricultural industry--which currently consumes 80 percent of California's water supply--cries for more water to be pumped to their farms in the arid regions of the Central Valley, just who would be left high and dry?
Fracking's Terrifying Water Usage Trends Spell Disaster
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, drought, environment, fracking, water )

Julie
- 72 days ago - commondreams.org
New study shows that fracking boom is happening in places that can least afford to lose precious water supplies
TELL BLM TO WITHDRAW WILD HORSE HABITAT FROM GAS/OIL LEASE AUCTION
Animals  (tags: wildlife, BLM, oil gas, tracking, drought, natural gas, drilling, wild horses, mustangs, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, conservation, cruelty, suffering, protection, wildanimals )

Roseann
- 74 days ago - act.wildhorsepreservation.org
Please take a minute to tell the BLM to withdraw protect wild horse habitat areas from being auctioned off for gas and oil development.
Texas Passes $2 Billion Drought Fund, Putting Faith In Government To Secure Water Future
Environment  (tags: climate-change, drought, ecosystems, globalwarming, nature, politics, pollution, water, weather, Texas )

Kit
- 167 days ago - thinkprogress.org
On Tuesday, Texas voters handily passed a proposition that supported amending the constitution to invest $2 billion from the state's rainy day fund into a water bank to finance water planning projects.
Southern Africa: Northern Namibia Withers Under Severe Drought
Environment  (tags: climate-change, drought, starvation, healthconditions, humans, habitat )

Jill
- 244 days ago - thegreentimes.co.za
President Hifikepunye Pohamba declared the drought a national emergency on 17 May after an initial assessment found that 331,000 people were in need of food aid. That figure has since climbed to over 460,000 and continues to rise
Worst Drought in 30 Years Threatens Millions in Southern Africa With Food Insecurity
Environment  (tags: world, politics, africa, hunger, drought, children, death, ethics, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights )

Cal
- 246 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Around 2 million people face food insecurity in northern Namibia and southern Angola as the worst regional drought in decades takes its toll, according to the UN.
Animal Advocates Say New Mexico's Bears Are Under Siege (TEXT and AUDIO)
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, drought, climate-change, forests, habitat, nature, wildlife, weather, humans )

Carrie
- 259 days ago - publicnewsservice.org
Bears in the Sandia Mountains are entering towns looking for food during the long New Mexico drought.
Advocates Urge Supplemental Feeding of Bears (TEXT and VIDEO)
Environment  (tags: Dept. of Game and Fish, habitat destruction, climate, drought, conservation, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, nature, weather, wildlife, humans, nature )

Carrie
- 262 days ago - krqe.com
State wildlife officials say more than two dozen bears have been relocated and more than a dozen have been killed this summer after wandering into the metro-area, likely in search of food.
Help Us End Power Plant Water Pollution! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: water, environment, ecosystems, destruction, drought, USAhabitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 266 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
We're 28 years past Congress' deadline and it is time to end the power plant industries' unlimited permit to pollute, which stands in the way of cleaning up our rivers, streams and lakes. Help us end Power Plant Water Pollution Today! Submit your comment
Angola Slow on Drought Response as People Die of Hunger
World  (tags: world, politics, africa, hunger, drought, children, death, ethics, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights )

Cal
- 288 days ago - ipsnews.net
Church groups, local NGOs and international aid organisations have launched appeals to get supplies to drought-stricken southern Angola where people are reported to be dying from a lack of food and water. It is estimated that between half a million and 8
Megadrought in U.S. Southwest: A Bad Omen for Forests Globally
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, climate-change, drought, weather, forests, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, world, wildlife, Sustainabililty, protection, humans, globalwarming, climate )

Cal
- 306 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Scientists studying a prolonged and severe drought in the southwestern U.S. say that extensive damage done to trees in that region portends what lies in store as other forests worldwide face rising temperatures, diminished rainfall, and devastating fires.
Pollution in Northern Hemisphere Helped Cause 1980s African Drought
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, discovery, environment, history, interesting, investigation, research, Africa, drought, pollution )

Kathy
- 318 days ago - washington.edu
Decades of drought in central Africa reached their worst point in the 1980s, causing Lake Chad, a shallow lake used to water crops in neighboring countries, to almost dry out completely. The shrinking lake and prolonged drought were initially blamed on
Tell Nestlé: Stop Bottling Ontario's Water Source During Drought Conditions.
Environment  (tags: water, world, environment, drought )

Teresa
- 324 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Demand that Nestlé stop commodifying everything in nature. Stop draining Ontario's watershed to bottle water.
 

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