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Environment Be Damned, a Gamble Will Decide Future of Giant Australian Coal Mines
Environment  (tags: GratBarrierReef, stupidity, govenrement, energy, Australia, ecosystems, environment, destruction, endangered, healthconditions, protection, pollution, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - vice.com
The Carmichael Coal Project will cover over 200 square kilometres, cost $16.5 billion, excavate six open cut mines and five underground ones, and drain an average of 10 billion litres of water from the Galilee Basin annually over 60 years of operation
Take Action! - Save Fragile Estuaries From Overheating - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Fragile, estuaries, overheating, desert, California, water, drought )

Marie
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
The state of California has stared down its water crisis for decades. Recent record-breaking drought has certainly made the situation worse, but the real culprit isn't lack of rainfall. Careless urban development and agriculture, sprawling into desert
Take Action! - Save Bees From Harmful Pesticides - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Bees, harmful, pesticides, honey bees, EPA, pollunators )

Marie
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Honeybees are suffering a serious decline in number due to the use of harmful neonicotinoids (a class of pesticides). Despite massive bee die-offs, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will not take action until an official review is completed i
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Fragile Estuaries in California From Overdevelopment - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, government, protection, conservation, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - forcechange.com
Call on the governor to abandon the destructive, costly and unnecessary Bay Delta Conservation Plan which would drain the San Francisco Bay Delta to provide water for arid regions of the state
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the World's Most Prolific Wild Salmon Runs in Alaska
Environment  (tags: MINING INTERESTS, salmon runs, endangered, animals, environment, ecosystems, water, humans, oceans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, pollution, green, government, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
A mining corporation wants to build a monstrous open pit copper-gold mine at the headwaters of Alaska's Bristol Bay--home to the largest and most productive wild salmon runs on Earth.
Midwestern Waters Are Full of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: neocotinoids, neonics, protection, die offs, bees, pollution, pesticides, destruction, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
Neonics have shown up at significant levels in wetlands near treated farm fields in parts of the High Plains and in Canada, as wells as in rivers in ag-heavy areas of Georgia and California.
Fracking Waste Puts Americans' Drinking Water at Risk
Environment  (tags: study, fracking wastewarrter, EPA, fracking, frack is whack, official research, environment, destruction, water, healthconditions, humans, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an eagerly awaited report on the state of something called the Underground Injection Control program.
EC Serves Notice to Poland Over Shale Gas Defiance
Environment  (tags: fracking, rack is whack, law, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, healthconditions )

Cal
- 2 days ago - theguardian.com
Warsaw accused of breaching EU law on assessing environmental impact of fracking, reports EurActiv
TAKE ACTION NOW! Success: State Bans Dumping of Fracking Waste Into Water - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, government, GoodNews, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank California for banning the problematic dumping of fracking waste into drinking water
Deforestation Ramping Up in Yasuni as Ecuador Sets to Open Up National Park to Drilling
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Amazon, Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, world, wildlife, nature, protection, pollution, politics, government, green )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Recently, disturbance in the park may have ramped up, with satellite data showing a significant increase in deforestation alerts within Yasuni National Park since 2011.
Take Action! - Traditions of America: Save Green Pond - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: birds, green pond, american traditions, endangered birds )

Marie
- 2 days ago - change.org
Developers are trying to get approval for 265 homes at Green Pond. Which is home to more than 160 different species of birds which have been spotted on the property, including six endangered birds. If they build these home it will take away a huge part
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help the Gulf Finally Heal
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, resotring the Gulf, environmental restoration, oil companies, laws, activism, activism protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Today, the Gulf still waits for action on the ground o truly recover form the disastrous effects of the BP Oil spill.. And we need you to stand up again.
White House Says Delayed Action On Climate Change Could Cost Billions
Environment  (tags: climate-change, government, green, politics, pollution, ecosystems, environment, destruction, globalwarming )

Cal
- 2 days ago - npr.org
In a report issued Tuesday, the White House warned that the cost of inaction when it comes to climate change outweighs the cost of implementing more-stringent regulations on greenhouse gas emissions.
Mimi and Maty to the Rescue!
Environment  (tags: bees, click-on-beehive )

BarbCat
- 3 days ago - mimiandmaty.com
Everyday that you click on the hive below - our friends at GreaterGood.org, will help keep bees protected and safe! So go ahead and click.. because helping animals is amazzzzzzing!
 

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