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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Protect Communities From Toxic Oil and Gas Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, EPA, new regulatios, environment, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, Sustainabililty )

Cal
- 10 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The EPA has decided to regulate methane from new and modified sources of fracking air pollution. It needs to hear from you that only the strongest protections under the Clean Air Act will help families living near oil and gas development.
Please Sign: EPA, Call Coal Ash Waste What It Is- HAZARDOUS
Environment  (tags: Coal Ash Waste, Hazardous waste, arsenic, mercury, chromium, water contamination, Duke Energy, Dan River, toxic spills, North Carolina, Tennessee, environment, protection, EPA )

Susan
- 25 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Coal ash is a toxic byproduct of burning coal that contains mercury, lead, arsenic and chromium. and there is just no excuse for the EPA to treat it like it is simply household garbage, say critics of EPA's new rule.
U.S. Green Groups Sue EPA Over Stormwater Regulations
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, destruction, law, EPA, lawsuits, ecosystems, protection, pollution, healthconditions, water )

Cal
- 38 days ago - reuters.com
Two environmental groups have sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for what the groups said was failing to comply with a court order requiring the agency to strengthen regulations preventing pollution from stormwater runoff.
Speak Out for Oceans: Tell EPA You Support Efforts to Cut Carbon PETITION
Environment  (tags: oceans, protection, carbon, EPA )

Anna
- 63 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an action that would cut power plants' carbon emissions--emissions that are changing the very nature of our ocean. We need your help to tell the EPA that we must take these steps to cut emissions now.
Take Action: Clean Water Depends on Clear Standards PETITION
Environment  (tags: clean water, clear standards, EPA )

Anna
- 64 days ago - secure.audubon.org
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have proposed a new rule designed to protect Florida's and the nation's wetlands
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA That You Support Their Efforts to Cut Carbon Emissions on Behalf of the Ocean
Environment  (tags: oceans, pollution, politics, EPA, power plant emissions )

Cal
- 96 days ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an action that would cut power plants' carbon emissions--emissions that are changing the very nature of our ocean
Paying the Price of Tar Sands Expansion
Environment  (tags: Tar Sands, #NoTarSands, #TarSandsBlockade, US, Expansion, EPA, Climate Change, Taxpayers, Emissions, Toxic Contamination )

Brian
- 98 days ago - truth-out.org
"Despite all the reasons to keep tar sands in the ground, the refining equipment tax credit has helped put tar sands development in the US on the rise, accelerating climate change at the expense - in every sense of the word - of American taxpayers."
Major Oil Spill Strikes Louisiana, Threatens Waterways
Environment  (tags: Oil Spill, Disaster, Toxic Contamination, Environmental Devastation, Louisiana, EPA )

Brian
- 98 days ago - commondreams.org
"Officials on Sunday are continuing work to contain what an EPA representative called a major oil spill in northwestern Louisiana that could take months to clean up."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Coal Ash Regulations Must Be In Place By December 19
Environment  (tags: la, w pollution, coal ash regulations, EPA, politics, habitat, environment, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, government )

Cal
- 103 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
. Thanks to a lawsuit by Earthjustice, and because of your actions to pressure decision makers, the EPA is under a court-ordered deadline to finalize the first-ever federal safeguards for coal ash.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Allow Companies to Pollute Our Waters - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, EPA, lax regulations, pollution, protection, government, conservation, water )

Cal
- 105 days ago - forcechange.com
Companies are polluting wetlands and streams, and are getting away with it because these bodies of water are not clearly defined as being protected under the Clean Water Act.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Raise Levels of Deadly Pesticides - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pesticides, Syngenta, protection, pollution, die-offs, bees, EPA )

Cal
- 126 days ago - forcechange.com
The Syngenta Crop Protection LLC, a large pesticide company, is petitioning the EPA to raise the legal tolerance level for a bee-killing pesticide by as much as 4,000%
Please Sign: Tell Ohio Suprmes It's NOT Ok to Strip Mine State Wildlife Areas
Environment  (tags: strip mining, Ohio Supreme Court, surface destruction, Justice O'Donnell dissents, Ohio freezes renewable energy goals, Brush Creek, EPA, reduction of carbon emissions, Ohio sues EPA, Governor Kasich, ODNR )

Susan
- 128 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Ohio Supreme Court, with only Justice O'Donnell dissenting, has just Ok'd strip mining on part of a state-owned wildlife area. Aside from the land surface destruction this would cause, strip mining is the last thing Ohio needs right now.
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
- 138 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.
 

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