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Parliament of Mongolia - Protect the Law. Do Not Open Rivers and Forests to Mining!! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 13 hours ago -
Mongolia is a small country with pristine environment and nomadic traditions, which now faces rapid industrialization fueled by foreign investment in mineral extraction. The Law To prohibit mineral exploration and mining operations at headwaters of
Stop Illegal Gold Mining in Peru's South Eastern Forests PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, protection, forests )

- 13 hours ago -
The forests in Peru's South East are part of 2 basins, the Amazon and the Titicaca. These forests are being destroyed very fast by illegal gold mining, which uses chemicals such as mercury and arsenic and dumps them in the water, therefore poisoning
EU: Ban the Import of Blood Timber NOW! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, protection )

- 18 hours ago -
Lush rainforest covers much of the Central African Republic. Yet civil war and illegal logging are taking their toll, with brutal militias funding their operations by collecting protection money from criminal loggers. Most of the illicit timber is
Save Vulnerable Penguins From Extinction PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 18 hours ago -
Halt construction efforts that threaten the vulnerable Humboldt penguin.
Stop Great Barrier Coal PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 19 hours ago -
Australia could let mining magnates build one of the world's largest coal ports on top of the Great Barrier Reef ecosystem -- opening access to 8 billion extra tonnes of planet-killing coal and risking the survival of this entire amazing world heritage
Indonesian President Jokowi: Stop the Central Java Coal Plant! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 19 hours ago -
The Indonesian government is trying to build a dirty, polluting coal plant in Central Java, and we need your help to stop it!
KFC, Please STOP Deforestation PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 19 hours ago -
According to evidence from Greenpeace, KFC via its supplier Asia Pulp & Paper has been found to be using illegally logged rainforest in its famous fast food packaging.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sumatra's Rainforests!
Environment  (tags: rainforests, deforestation, world, activism, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, politics, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

- 19 hours ago -
Right now, weâEUR(TM)re desperately trying to stop a government plan that would allow devastating logging of our forest for mining and palm oil plantations -- and we need your help to stop them!
Indian Point Nuclear Plant Leak Causes Radioactivity in Groundwate
Environment  (tags: water ocntamination, no nukes, nuclear plan leak, Indian Point, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 19 hours ago -
A leak at the Indian Point nuclear facility in New York has sent contaminant into the area groundwater, causing radioactivity levels 65,000% higher than normal
Take Action: Slash Polluting Methane Flaring and Venting on Our Public Lands PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 20 hours ago -
Take action today to thank the BLM for taking action on this important issue, and to make sure it quickly finalizes strong safeguards to protect our climate and our public lands.
The Atlantic Ocean Is Acidifying at a Rapid Rate
Environment  (tags: environment, zcidying oceans, marine mammals endangered, destruction, ecosystems, oceans, pollution, wildlife, world )

- 22 hours ago -
A new study finds itâEUR(TM)s absorbing 50 percent more carbon than it was a decade ago, and that could have dire consequences for dolphins, whales, and other marine life.
SIGN PLEASE! Tell EPA: Stop Fracking Earthquakes By Banning Deep Injection Wells Now
Environment  (tags: fracking derived earthquakes, EPA, regulation, energy, fracking, frack is whack, healthconditions, politics, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

- 1 day ago -
The use of deep injection wells for storing fracking wastewater is disturbing the underground bedrock and triggering destructive seismic activity, putting lives and communities at risk.
The Most Important Thing You Can Do to Solve Global Warming:Support the Clean Power Plan PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, pollution, globalwarming )

- 1 day ago -
The EPA's Clean Power Plan would cut carbon pollution from dirty power plants by 30 percent by the end of the next decade. Without this plan, there is simply no way to stop global warming today.
Save the Polar Bear From Extinction PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, wildlife, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Take a stand against climate change and ensure the safety of the polar bear.

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