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The Girl That Silenced the World for 6 Minutes - Remember This?   video
Environment  (tags: Severn Suzuki, climate, climate-change, animals, CO2emissions, destruction, conservation, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, politics, government )

- 1 day ago -
Here' an environmental reminder for us all, now 23 years later and still with no meaningful answers to her passionate pleas and questions. How many of us remember this? Watch and listen to young Ms Suzuki, enjoy ..and then reflect and ponder
Tell the EPA: Regulate Toxic Air Pollution From Factory Farms
Environment  (tags: factory farming pollution, Factory Farms, climate-change, ecosystems, animal abuse, Animal suffering, Animal Cruelty, healthy food, Environmental destruction, Sustainabililty, politics, CO2emissions )

- 10 days ago -
The 20,000 factory farms in the U.S. are not only home to billions of abused animals that are cramped in small cages and living in squalid conditions; they are also some of the worst air polluters in the country...
Mass Deaths in Americas Start New CO2 Epoch
Environment  (tags: world, science, research, protection, pollution, nature, humans, habitat, environment, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change, Americas, Epoch, anthropocene, Columbian Exchange, mass death, ice age )

- 15 days ago -
A new proposal pegs the start of the Anthropocene to the little ice age and the Columbian Exchange
Urge the Environmental Protection Agency to Priortize Renewable Energy, Not Natural Gas
Environment  (tags: climate-change, global warming, environmental protection, politics, ecosystems, CO2emissions, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, renewable energy )

- 17 days ago -
Right now, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is finalizing limits on global warming emissions from power plants, the largest source of these emissions in the United States.
UN Report Warns of Grave Consequences If Mangroves Not Protected
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, protecting mangroves, world, wildlife, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

- 18 days ago -
Every hectare of pristine mangrove cleared in Central Africa releases 1,299 metric tons of CO2 into the atmosphere
Publicly Owned Coal Must Stay in the Ground
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, pollution, politics, protection, Sustainabililty, global warming )

- 36 days ago -
The federal coal leasing program is an unmitigated disaster. Billions of tons of taxpayer-owned coal have been given away to international coal companies for a fraction of its value. It is then shipped around the globe...
NASA, NOAA Find 2014 Warmest Year in Modern Record
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, hottest ever 2014 )

- 72 days ago -
Released 15 January 2014, verifying world temp warmest ever recorded
Human Activity Has Pushed Earth Beyond Four of Nine 'Planetary Boundaries', Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, research, science, Sustainab )

- 72 days ago -
Humanity is disrupting the health of the earth and the future is grim unless changes are made to stabilise climate, biodiversity and fertiliser distribution says lead researcher ANU Professor Will Steffen.
Bamboo Could Help Fight Global Warming
Environment  (tags: bamboo, reducing carbon emissions, GoodNews, environment, conservation, ecosystems, forests, pollution, radia-active, protection, CO2emissions )

- 108 days ago -
Restoring degraded land and forests with the world's fastest growing plant, bamboo, can contribute to major carbon emission reductions.
A BP Spill's Worth of Methane Is Leaking From the Ocean Off of Washington Every Year
Environment  (tags: methane, methane emissions, CO2emissions, climate-change, oceans, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, ecosystems )

- 108 days ago -
The ocean off Washington's upper continental slope has been warming, perhaps due to a current from a warming sea between Russia and Japan. Great neighbors you two are.
Tell Congress: Hands Off Climate Standards TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, globalwarming, politics )

- 118 days ago -
Tell Congress to let the EPA do its job, and to support strong climate standards.
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 131 days ago -
We need you to tell the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to stop a reckless oil and gas lease sale in the Arctic Ocean now, while the agency is accepting public comments. As a result of our recent litigation success, the government is reconsidering...
Is Pittsburgh Really Green--or Is It Just Outsourcing Its Pollution?
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, pollution, world, greenhouse gases )

- 141 days ago -
How Pittsburgh's greenhouse gases became Guangzhou's problem.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Your Representative to Close Unfair Pollution Loopholes for Fracking
Environment  (tags: law, loopholes, BP disaster, regulations, government, conservation, environment, destruction, CO2emissions, endangered, protection )

- 143 days ago -
Let's end the wait and ensure that companies like BP can't just dump toxic and unknown chemicals on oil spill disasters and call it a day.
World's Wetlands Play Key Role as Carbon Sinks
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, developng our wetlands, overdevelopment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, habitat )

- 145 days ago -
Areas of wetlands drained for human habitation and agriculture have been identified by scientists in California as sources of carbon dioxide being released into the atmosphere.

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