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Stop Wasting California Water on Dirty Fossil Fuels ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, drought, water, protection, California )

Cher
- 10 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
California is suffering a severe drought. Scientists predict it might be the worst in a 1,000 years.
How the Drought Is Changing California Forever
Environment  (tags: drought, regulations, daily restrictions, California, weather, climate-change, climate )

Cal
- 23 days ago - msn.com
Here is a glimpse of how far Californians must go to conserve water as the most populous U.S. state struggles through the worst drought in its history.
Success: Statewide Restrictions Placed on Water Use During Drought PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, drought, California, water )

AnnaAway
- 28 days ago - forcechange.com
California is now entering its fourth year in a severe drought and Governor Jerry Brown has finally placed proper restrictions on water use. New policies will ensure the state is only using water in the most efficient manner rather than mindlessly
California Farmers Are Selling Water To The State Instead Of Growing Crops
Environment  (tags: Americans, California, farmers, water-rights, government, climate-change, environment, animals, humans, nature, water, weather, politics, endangered, conservation, climate )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - modernfarmer.com
California's drought is so bad that farmers in Northern California are finding that their crops aren't their most valuable asset anymore; it's their water rights. So they're selling their water back to the state at crazy-high prices.
To Solve California's Water Crisis, We Must Change the Nation's Food System
Environment  (tags: agriculture, california, chinatown, conservation, drought, food, water )

Judy
- 40 days ago - globalpossibilities.org
What changes are needed in the system? What can we, as individuals do?
There Will Be Deaths. But We Are Going To Keep Going. Nothing Is Going To Stop Us. Really Gov. Brown? The People Will Stop Frack
Environment  (tags: fracking, drilling, environment, water contamination, Gov. Brown, California, petition )

Dandelion
- 45 days ago - act.credoaction.com
California is the third-largest oil producing state in the country, and its environmental policies are often replicated nationally and in other states, so we can't afford to lose this fight if we want to ban fracking everywhere.
California Only Has One Year's Worth of Its Water Supply Left, NASA Scientist Warns
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, NASA, California, health conditions, environment, animals, humans, nature, politics, research, science, wildlife, weather, habitat, globalwarming )

Carrie
- 48 days ago - rawstory.com
In an op-ed published Thursday by the Los Angeles Times, Jay Famiglietti, a senior water scientist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, painted a dire picture of the state's water crisis.
WeâEUR(TM)re Finding Out WhatâEUR(TM)s in Fracking Wastewater, and It AinâEUR(TM)t Pretty
Environment  (tags: fracking wastewater, study, California, fracking, fracxk iswhack, healthconditions, pollution, water, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 51 days ago - grist.org
the really bad news is whatâEUR(TM)s in the fracking wastewater: a carcinogenic soup full of volatile organic compounds that have been associated elsewhere with an array of unpleasant health effects. We damn well donâEUR(TM)t want this stuff anywhere near our drink
Move Over California, Theres A New Earthquake Capital - Oklahoma
Environment  (tags: fracking, earthquakes, Oklahoma, California, interactive map )

Dandelion
- 62 days ago - revealnews.org
Oklahoma recorded more than three times as many earthquakes as California in 2014 and remains well ahead in 2015. Earthquakes were rare in Oklahoma until 2009 click play on the interactive map. Increase coincides with fracking in the area.
Governor Brown: Make a Long-Term Plan for California Parks PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, parks, California )

AnnaAway
- 66 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Governor Brown's 2015 budget contains good news for California State Parks: stopping closures and giving parks managers a modest funding reprieve to be able to keep parks open while they look at ways to improve park operations.
Not in California. Not at a Time Like This. PETITION
Environment  (tags: fracking, California, water, destruction )

AnnaAway
- 137 days ago - environmentcalifornia.webaction.org
Big Oil wants to use millions of gallons of water--at a time when California cannot afford to lose or abuse a drop--lace them with toxic chemicals and frack across California.
Keep Dangerous Oil Trains Out of California PETITION
Environment  (tags: oil trains, destruction, California )

AnnaAway
- 165 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Take action below -- tell the San Luis Obispo County Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors to use their vote to block this dangerous project now.
Thirst Turns to Desperation in Rural California
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, healthconditions, drought, California, nature, water, humans, wildlife )

Nancy
- 211 days ago - msn.com
Now in its third year, the state's record-breaking drought is being felt in many ways: vanishing lakes and rivers, lost agricultural jobs, fallowed farmland, rising water bills, suburban yards gone brown.
California Becomes First State to Ban Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: Plastic Bags, Ban, California, Gov Jerry Brown, Pollution, Streets, Waterways )

Brian
- 213 days ago - sfgate.com
"Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores, driven to action by pollution in streets and waterways."
Alarm as Almond Farms Consume California's Water
Environment  (tags: climate-change, water, almonds, water use, California, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 230 days ago - theguardian.com
Extreme drought and soaring global demand is threatening supplies of one of the world's favourite snacks
 

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