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Pennsylvania Confirms First Fracking-Related Earthquakes
Environment  (tags: USA, Pennsylvania, Lawrence County, Pittsburgh, New Castle, Utica Shale, Department of Environmental Protection (, “zipper” fracture, Hilcorp Energy Company )

Evelyn
- 15 hours ago - stateimpact.npr.org
Officials say they've confirmed the state's first fracking-related earthquakes took place last year in Lawrence County. DEP has set up a "stop-light" procedure -which the company has agreed to -to shut down operations there if an earthquake greater than2
SumofUs.Org Shocking Rainforest Destruction Linked to Pepsi
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, destruction, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - actions.sumofus.org
Horrific ruthless destruction of elephant habitat linked to suppliers of snack foods sold by companies like Pepsico across the world We cant let mega corporations like pepsico,nestle unilever P&G macdonalds destroy this priceless ecosystem.
Last Stand At Standing Rock As Police Prepare To Evict Pipeline Opponents
Environment  (tags: Standing Rock, eviction, Army Corp of Engineers, water protectors, police, stand off, winter, Indian removal )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - theintercept.com
It could be the last stand for those who have braved the freezing winter to remain at the Oceti Sakowin camp. The Army Corp of engineers issued an evacuation order with a deadline of February 22.
PETITION: Tell the Senate: The Environment Isn't Partisan - Defend Public Health and the EPA!
Environment  (tags: health, epa, environment, conservation, government, healthconditions )

Simone
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's come to this: Republican members of the House of Representatives have introduced a bill to shut down the EPA.
Kent State University: Divest From DAPL! Petition
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, destruction, environment, globalwarming, healthconditions, pollution, humans, politics, protection )

Glennis
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
This petition is asking the university to reevaluate their relationship with the powerful bank and tell them that they will divest from their bank unless the bank stops funding DAPL.
Demise of Stream Rule Will Not Revitalize Coal Industry
Environment  (tags: President Trump, President Obama, Office of Surface Mining's Stream Protec, public health )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - sciencemag.org
Environmentalists were outraged earlier this month after the Republican led Congress used an obscure law to erase a new regulation aimed at reducing the environmental damage caused by coal mining.
Protect the Forests and Their Defenders PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

AnnaAway
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The lungs of the world are being depleted -- and Cambodia is losing its forests at a faster rate than any other country. Those who stand in the way of the powerful interests behind the chainsaws risk being jailed, often on trumped-up charges.
Let's Stop the Expansion of An Uranium Mine That Threatens An Unique Ecosystem in Salamanca (Spain) PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

AnnaAway
- 6 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The price of uranium is growing worldwide. This fact, which can be great news for some mining companies, is a hard blow to the environment in Spain: the uranium mine that the Berkeley company exploits in Salamanca is growing fastly and threatens
Stop the Fire, Save Our Forest PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

AnnaAway
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
IndonesiaâEUR(TM)s pristine rainforest is being destroyed by fires and endangered tree kangaroos could lose their homes forever but pressure is building, and if we act quickly, we have a chance to save the forest.
An Urgent Threat to the Great Barrier Reef PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

AnnaAway
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Australian government is turning its back on the Reef, and decided to open the door to dredging and dumping in the Marine Protected area. But right now the main investor can't finance for these projects -- let's keep upping the pressure on them
UNESCO - Help Save Bengal Tigers! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

AnnaAway
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Toxic oil and coal have spilled into the pristine waters of the Sundarbans three times in the last 1.5 years alone and the Rampal mega coal plant will turn these delicate waterways into coal superhighways. But a UN team could declare the irreplaceable
ISA: Protect Our Oceans PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

AnnaAway
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
For years theyâEUR(TM)ve poisoned rivers, devastated forests and displaced communities, and now massive companies are rushing to dig up the seabed for precious metals.
Don't Hand Our Ocean Over to Trump PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

AnnaAway
- 6 days ago - seaturtles.org
Please send an e-mail to California Department of Fish & Wildlife not to hand control of our ocean resources over to President Trump's administration.
Protect Minnesota's Boundary Waters From Copper Mining PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

AnnaAway
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The 1.1-million-acre Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is America's most visited wilderness area. Located in the Rainy River watershed in northeastern Minnesota, it includes nearly 2,000 pristine lakes and more than 1,200 miles of canoe routes.
 

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