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Applaud Decision to Protect Bay From Oil Development PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, Alaska )

Anna
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
Alaska's pristine Bristol Bay has been off-limits to oil and natural gas leasing since 2010 under a temporary protection arrangement set to expire in 2017. However, on Tuesday President Obama officially withdrew the 52,234-square-mile area from resource
Stop Bristol Bay Mega-Mining in Alaska and Save Wild Salmon - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Bristol Bay, Mining Industry, Ecosystem, Environmental destruction, Habitat destruction, Water Pollution, Salmon migration, Spirit Bears, Trees, Wetlands, Endangered Species, Wildlife, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
On December 16th, 2014, President Obama banned oil and gas drilling in the Bristol Bay, BUT this does not affect the Pebble Mine gold and copper mega-mine project which would destroy the ecosystem, the great salmon migration and spirit bear habitat.
Draw the Line on Alaska's Cruel Hunts
Environment  (tags: Alaska, wolves, bears, moose, caribou, National Park Service, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 60 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action -- tell the National Park Service you fully support its new rules to protect wildlife and defend the natural character of our national preserves.
Ice Loss Sends Alaskan Temperatures Soaring
Environment  (tags: climat echange, research, environment, Alaska, weather, world, ecosystems, melting ice )

Cal
- 71 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
Scientists analysing more than three decades of weather data for the northern Alaska outpost of Barrow have linked an astonishing 7°C temperature rise to the decline in Arctic sea ice.
35,000 Walruses 'Haul Out' on Alaska Beach
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, climate-change, walruses, Alaska, Arctic, wildlife, animals )

Nancy
- 86 days ago - cnn.com
Arctic ice is dwindling, the waters of the North Pacific Ocean are the warmest on record and tens of thousands of walruses have taken notice, "hauling out" on an Alaskan beach in numbers never seen before.
Powerful Opportunity to Stop Destructive Mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay - Via Earth Justice
Environment  (tags: Environment, North America, Alaska, Mining Industry, Bristol Bay, Ecosystem, Habitat destruction, Forest, Water Pollution, Salmon Migration, Spirit Bear, Trees, Wildlife, EPA, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 107 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The proposed mine would be the largest, most destructive open-pit mine ever built in North America destroying the great salmon migration, the spirit bear and heavily polluting water. The EPA is currently accepting public comments so please sign.
Protect Brown Bear Habitat From Toxic Mining
Environment  (tags: Bristol Bay, Alaska, salmon, Pebble Mine, Environmental Protection Agency )

Dandelion
- 134 days ago - online.nwf.org
Bristol Bay, Alaska, brown bears depend on pristine rivers and streams that sustain the world's largest runs of sockeye salmon. Mining industry is proposing to build a massive mine at headwaters of Bristol Bay that would devastate brown bear and salmon.
STOP THE PEBBLE MINE!--- PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: Northern Dynasty Minerals, Pebble Mine, Bristol Bay, Alaska, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, wildlife, destruction, endangered )

Lynn
- 348 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
TELL NORTHERN DYNASTY TO CALL IT QUITS A Canadian mining company -- Northern Dynasty Minerals -- is the last one standing behind the Pebble Mine, which threatens to destroy Alaska's spectacular Bristol Bay wilderness, its world-class salmon runs and . . .
Alaska Governor Pursues New Strategy in Push to Open Arctic Refuge to Drilling (UGHHH~!)
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, Alaska, Wildlife Refuge, pollution, politics, habitatdestruction, endangered, environment, destruction, animals, wildlife, water, trees, nature, habitat, protection, greenhousegases, climatechange, ecosystems, conservation, Sustainabililty )

Roxy
- 520 days ago - rollcall.com
After being frustrated for decades in their efforts to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas development, Alaska politicians are trying a new approach that may shift the battleground from Congress to the courts
STOP THE PEBBLE MINE! - NEW ACTION
Environment  (tags: Rio Tinto, Alaska, Pebble Mine, Anglo American, CEOs, destruction, environment, greenhousegases, globalwarming, wildlife, endangered, habitatdestruction, salmons, Native Americans, copper, gold )

Angelika
- 633 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell the New CEO's of Anglo American and Rio Tinto to Abandon the Pebble Mine!
Tell Secretary Salazar: Protect Izembek National Wildlife Refuge ACTION US
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Salazar, environment, wildlife, protection, endangered, animalcruelty, conservation, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 665 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please tell Salazar to protect this pristine wilderness area and the wildlife that depend on it from the damaging impacts of a road.
Northern Lights Dance Over Denali
Environment  (tags: Alaska, America, aurora borealis Denali environment, Light show )

Kit
- 691 days ago - livescience.com
The northern lights recently made an appearance over Alaska's Denali National Park, and as the above photo shows, they did not disappoint.
Protect Vital Wildlife Habitat in America's Arctic ACTION
Environment  (tags: habitat, environment, wildlife, ecosystems, arctic, Alaska, nature, protection )

Nancy
- 821 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The Department of Interior is finalizing the first-ever comprehensive management plan for America's largest tract of public land, the nearly 23-million acre National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (Reserve).
Victory for America's Arctic! ACTION
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, Alaska, oil drilling, Shell, Obama, nature, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, endangered, oceans )

Nancy
- 831 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
There are many reasons Shell wasn't able to drill this year, but the big culprit is Shell's own lack of preparedness. From not meeting its Clean Air permits to a damaged oil spill containment dome, Shell showed that it just couldn't drill safely.
Shell Just Announced That It Was Stopping Its Arctic Drilling Program for 2012!
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, Alaska, oil drilling, Shell, Obama, nature, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, endangered, oceans )

Nancy
- 831 days ago - us.greenpeace.org
Shell was set to kickstart the Arctic oil rush. The company had already invested seven years and about $5,000,000,000 to make it happen. But thanks to Mother Nature, its own incompetence and the millions of people who have taken action to save the Arctic
 

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