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Tackling Climate Change And Remaking the Economy - In Navajo Country
Environment  (tags: mining interests, Navajo Reservation, climate-change, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, protection, nature, pollution, healthconditions, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - occupy.com
In 1970, the Peabody Coal Company began mining on the reservation. Although tribal members were initially enthusiastic about the jobs the mine would provide, over time the relationship grew rocky.The company pumped billions of gallons of water from the
Jane Goodall: 5 Reasons to Have Hope for the Planet -
Environment  (tags: environment, Jane Goodal, Jane Goodall, world, politics, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
She cites approaches that exclude local people as an example of conservation that usually falters. - See more at: http://news.mongabay.com/2014/1119-jane-goodall-in terview.html#sthash.V7qSR5XB.dpuf
Tell the EPA: Refinery Towns Need a Sheriff PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, protection )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Millions of people live in the shadow of oil refineries and are forced to breathe air that sickens and kills--especially our vulnerable children.
World Parks Congress Aims High to Protect Ocean Life
Environment  (tags: protection, wildanimals, wildlife, oceans, pollution, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, GoodNews )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - pewtrusts.org
The 2014 World Parks Congress in Sydney has concluded by setting a high bar for ocean protection and resolving to secure almost a third of the world's waters in marine sanctuaries by 2030.
Demand Russia Stops Blocking the Creation of the World's Largest Antartic Marine Reserve
Environment  (tags: Antartic, marine reserve, Russia, blocks, worlds, largest, petition )

Scooby
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
At a time when scientists are warning of catastrophic consequences unless action is taken to protect our oceans - Russia is being accused of blocking the creation of a vast Antarctic marine reserve.
TAKE ACTION NOW! The U.S. Government Just Failed to Pass the KXL Pipeline, But We Aren't in the Clear Yet...
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE, VOTE IN CONGRESS, protection, healthconditions, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - action.sumofus.org
Now is the time to remind President Obama that the power to stop Keystone still lies in his hands. If the bill reaches his desk there is only one course of action: veto this pipeline.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Your Chance to Protect the Arctic From Oil Spills
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, animals, world, humans, healthconditions, nature )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
There's a 70 percent chance of a large oil spill occurring in the Arctic Ocean as a result of Chukchi Lease Sale 193, according to a report recently released by the United States government.
Don't Repeat BP's Failed Oil Disaster Response PETITION
Environment  (tags: oceans, oil, protection, disaster )

Anna
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Since the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010, BP and federal agencies have claimed that much of the oil spilled in the Gulf of Mexico simply "disappeared." But recently researchers discovered a massive, oily "bathtub ring" the size of Rhode Island
VOTE for Chevron and Help Us Hold Them Accountable for These Actions: ACTION
Environment  (tags: Chevron, Public Eye Awards, corporate, business, corruption, human rights, disease, babies, ecosystems, environment )

Nancy
- 6 hours ago - publiceye.ch
Today, communities still suffer from cancer, birth defects and illnesses caused by a lifetime of exposure to the 18 billion gallons of toxic waste left behind. It's estimated that over 9,000 people will get cancer from Chevron's ongoing contamination.
President Obama: Don't Wait, Reject KXL Now ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL, ecosystems, environment, energy, sustainable, eco-friendly, health, disease )

Nancy
- 9 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please take action now and demand an end to Keystone XL, once and for all, so our country can move on to debating real clean-energy solutions.
Stop Shell From Drilling in the Arctic!
Environment  (tags: She'll, drilling, Artic, polar bears, oil, environment )

Scooby
- 20 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
A recent government analysis found that there is a 75% chance that Shell's Arctic oil plans will lead to a major oil spill -- but our government may still let the company drill.
Enbridge, TransCanada Play Dirty to Get Tar Sands Oil Across U.S. Border
Environment  (tags: Enbridge, tar sands, pipelines, politics, dirty politics, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, destruction )

Cal
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Enbridge somehow has convinced the State Department to approve its Keystone XL-sized tar sands pipeline expansion.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Wild Elephants of Botswana From Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking frakc is whack, elephants, water, pollution, environment, world, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
FRADKING companies want to use precious water resources to extract natural gas in Botswana, drawing on and inevitably polluting the underground aquifers.This will destroy the indigenous peoples only source of water and poison elephants vital water holes.
In Romania, Highway Boom Poses Looming Threat to Bear
Environment  (tags: animals, protection, humans, oceans, overdevelopent, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 1 day ago - e360.yale.edu
Conservationists warn that unless the movements of wildlife are accommodated, a planned boom in road construction could threaten one of the continent's last large brown bear populations.
Bad News for Polar Bears: The Risks of Arctic Drilling Make Spills Inevitable.
Environment  (tags: Artic drilling, polar bears, oil companies, animals, climate-change, conservation, destruction, endangered, energy, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - action.sumofus.org
We need to make sure the BSEE doesn't cave in to Shell's pressure and rejects this request. Millions of people have already voiced their opposition to drilling in the Arctic, forcing Shell into this corner.
 

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