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Nature: Good for What Ails Ya!
Environment  (tags: marketing nature, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, nature, humans, Body-Mind-Spirit )

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Marketing Nature: Try a dose of prescription-strength Nature.Set in the world of a spoofed prescription drug commercial, Nature Rx offers a hearty dose of laughs and the outdoors
The Hydropower Methane Bomb No One Wants to Talk About
Environment  (tags: methane gases, organic material, dams, hydro electric power, greenhouse gas, hydropower )

- 4 hours ago -
Studies indicate that in tropical environments and high-sediment areas, where organic material is highest, dams can release more greenhouse gas than coal-fired power plants.
Thousands Voice Support for Proposed California Desert National Monuments
Environment  (tags: activism, environment protection, wildlife, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat )

- 7 hours ago -
From business leaders to recreationists and conservation groups to desert residents, almost 16,000 people have joined together in sending letters of support for permanent protection of some of the California desert's most spectacular landscapes, recreati
Say 'Shell No' to Oil Trains in the Northwest PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 10 hours ago -
Shell wants to bring mile-long trains full of highly toxic and explosive crude oil from Canada and North Dakota to its refinery in Washington state.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Construction of Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy, protection )

- 13 hours ago -
Known as Port Ambrose, this LNG port facility, if approved, will be located 19 miles off the coast of New York and 29 miles from the coast of New Jersey.
Stop Bomb Trains in California PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 13 hours ago -
Take action below -- urge Benicia's planning department to protect our communities and say no to oil trains in California.
Let's Protect More Wild Lands in Missouri PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 14 hours ago -
As part of a settlement with the American Smelting and Refining Company over the effects of lead mining, the DNR, the US Fish and Wildlife Service and US Forest service received funds to restore damaged land and acquire other lands to offset
Ibiza Has a Water Problem
Environment  (tags: world, water, protection, destruction, ecosystems, environment, oceans, healthconditions )

- 15 hours ago -
The problem stems from the island's mass overconsumption of drinkable waterâEUR"a precious resource on any island surrounded by ocean, but especially one besieged by millions of thirsty tourists every summer.
Wildlife Ecotourism Has a Dark Side
Environment  (tags: ecotourism, destruction, animals, environment, wildlife, humans )

- 1 day ago -
A new study finds that well-meaning visitors may make animals vulnerable to predators and poachers.
Mental Health Another Casualty of Changing Climate
Environment  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, health, climatechange, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, research )

- 1 day ago -
Climate changeâEUR(TM)s health impacts are inequitably distributed with the most vulnerable sectors like the elderly, children and pregnant women having the least capacity to adapt.
For the Love of Water: El Salvador's Mining Ban May Cost $300m 'Compensation'
Environment  (tags: activism, mining interests, El salvador, world, politics, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, water )

- 1 day ago -
For some time now, US and Canadian mining companies have been seeking out new mining sites in Latin America and elsewhere in the developing world
TAKE ACTION NOW - End Arctic Drilling for Good ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: Shell Arctic Drilling, protection, globalwarming, environment, climate )

- 1 day ago -
Shells departure from the Arctic Ocean removes, at least for now, a major threat to the regions wildlife, already suffering from the impacts of climate change, which is happening more rapidly there than anywhere on earth.
Save Bees From Highly Toxic Pesticides ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: bees, protection, pesticide spraying, toxic chemicals )

- 1 day ago -
Bee populations are plummeting. And scientists are pointing to toxic bee killing pesticides known as neonicotinoids as a cause.We are fighting in court and partnering with other groups to demand action now to save bees, but we need your help.
I Hate Wasted FoodâEUR"One Reason I Love Plastic Packaging
Environment  (tags: goodnews, professor plastic, plastics, wasted food, plastics make it possible, recycled plastics )

- 1 day ago -
While IâEUR(TM)ve touched on this topic in previous articles, itâEUR(TM)s becoming clearer to me that wasted food is a larger problem than many of us realized. Present Professor included. I hate wasting food. When I hang out in the universityâEUR(TM)s cafeterias
Stop Hilcorp Alaska From Drilling in the Arctic PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Even though Shell has announced they will end oil exploration off of Alaska's Arctic Coast "for the foreseeable future," another oil company -- Hilcorp Alaska LLC -- is trying to obtain permits to drill in the Arctic Ocean.

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