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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Ocean Life From 1 Trillion Pieces of Plastic
Environment  (tags: pollution, oceans, politics, wildlife, world, environment, ecosystems, destruction, green, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
As Arctic ice melt accelerates due to climate change, more than one trillion pieces of plastic could be released into the ocean over the next decade--posing serious threats to sea life.
This Floating Platform Could Filter the Plastic From Our Polluted Oceans
Green Lifestyle  (tags: oceans, plastic debris, recycling plastic, waste reduction )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - archdaily.com
Behind this remarkable reality lies an uncomfortable fact: plastic is an extremely durable material, taking 500 years to biodegrade, yet it's designed to be used for an average of 5 minutes, and so it's thrown away.
Scientists Blast Australian Government's Moves to Dismantle Environmental Protections
Environment  (tags: government, environment, destruction, Australia, policies, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection, conservation, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
A prominent group of conservation scientists condemned the Australian government's recent moves to eliminate protections for native ecosystems, cut research funding, backtrack on commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and step up persecution of
STAND UP TO STOP SEISMIC BLASTS ON THE EAST COAST!
Environment  (tags: East Coast, Obama Administration, seismic blasting, 138, 200 marine mammals in danger, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, habitat, nature, oceans, protection, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, whales, wildanimals, wildlife, water, world )

Desanka
- 3 days ago - act.oceana.org
The Obama Administration released a "record of decision" that will allow seismic blasting in an area of the East Coast twice the size of California. These blast threaten to injure or kill up to 138,200 marine mammals, including endangered right whales.
TKAE ACTION NOW! CANADA: No Drilling in Anticosti!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, pollution, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, oceans )

Cal
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Quebec government has given the green light to go ahead with environmental assessments to see if it is possible to explore for oil on Anticosti Island.
TAKE ACTION NOW! NO FRACKING IN FLORIDA!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, Florida, pollution, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans, water, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, nature, politics )

Cal
- 4 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Fracking could begin any day in Florida, and in some of its most precious ecosystems, including the Everglades. It could rapidly do irreparable damage to Florida's environment and economy--its tourism, citrus, coral reefs, etc.
TiliLeaks: Exclusive Documents Reveal SeaWorld's Reckless History With Tilikum
Business  (tags: killer whales that, had killed a human, Tilikum, Haida and Nootka, closure of Sealand, , ecosystems, destruction, politics, oceans, protection, wildlife, world, environment, endangered, nature, activists, media, transportati )

Kelly
- 5 days ago - thedodo.com
Thanks to persistent dolphin advocate Russ Rector, a large cache of paperwork related to SeaWorld's purchase of Tilikum, Haida and Nootka from Sealand of the Pacific has finally been released via FOIA requests.
CLIMATE CHANGE: Maine Is the New Florida
Environment  (tags: climate-change, oceans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, globalwarming, green )

Cal
- 6 days ago - onearth.org
What will summer be like in your city by the end of the century? (Hint: hot.)
Fix Radioactive Leaks at Nuclear Disaster Site --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: environment, oceans, pollution, radioactive, Japan, Fukushima, TEPCO, nuclear power, ecosystems, energy, habitat destruction, petition, health conditions )

Lynn
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
A corroded pipe at Japan's doomed Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant... continues to leak radioactive water into the ocean and groundwater, delaying further cleanup of the site. ... (TEPCO) has known about the radioactive leak ... continues pose a hazard ...
Sea Shepherd Takes Fight to the Airwaves
Environment  (tags: protection, oceans, whales, protecting ocean life, Sea Shepherd, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 7 days ago - scoop.co.nz
Sea Shepherd Australia has launched an online radio station to raise awareness about the conservation work it does for the world's oceans.
GOOD NEWS! Coastal Wildlife Paradise Declared Biosphere Reserve in Argentina
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, GoodNews, government, protection, world, habitat, wildlife, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 7 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Conservationists are celebrating the announcement that UNESCO has dubbed Argentina's Península Valdés a biosphere reserve under the Man and Biosphere Program
TAKE ACTION NOW: UK GOVERNMENT---Save Pristine Marine Ecosystem - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, world, habitat, animals, wildlife, government, humans, conservation )

Cal
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
Rarely do we get the chance to preserve ecosystems still intact in our modern world. Sign this petition urging the British government to act in defense of the Pitcairn Islands before we lose another pristine landscape to exploitation.
Help Protect Whales From Tar Sands Oil Pipeline --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: Canada, Kinder Morgan, pipeline, climate-change, conservation, habitat destruction, oceans, pollution, wildlife, ecosystems, environment, tar sands, petition )

Lynn
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
North American energy giant Kinder Morgan has proposed an expansion of a tar sands oil pipeline from Vancouver, BC that would ship their product overseas. This puts endangered species, like the North Pacific right whale and the blue whale, in ...danger.
Smart Move: Disney Drops Faroe Islands Whaling Site From Cruise Route
Business  (tags: Disney Cruise Line, our voice is being heard(I feel), detour around the Faroe Islands, making responsible decisions, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, world, nature, oceans, GoodNews, activists, children, family, travel, animal )

Kelly
- 8 days ago - thedodo.com
Disney Cruise Line announced a last-minute itinerary change to one of its cruise routes, making a noted detour around the Faroe Islands, where hundreds of whales are killed in drive hunts each summer.
10 Things Wrong With The New SeaWorld-Funded Propaganda "Blog"
Business  (tags: "Blackfish, " new website called "Awesome Oceans, " partially funded by, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, destruction, environment, nature, wildlife, politics, oceans, activists, corruption, dishonesty, education, ethics, media, sadness, violence, wh )

Kelly
- 8 days ago - thedodo.com
In the wake of the recent PR disaster incited by the film "Blackfish," SeaWorld has gone on the offensive yet again. The company has supported the roll-out a new website called "Awesome Oceans," a blog that fronts as a mix of viral videos and commentary,
 

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