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Great Lakes Nuclear Dump?! Speak Now, or Forever Hold Your Peace! ACTION
Environment  (tags: nuclear waste, Great Lakes, ecosystems, water, wildlife, environment )

Nancy
- 92 days ago - beyondnuclear.org
The radioactive waste dump would be located less than a mile from the Lake Huron shore, surrounded by the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station, one of the biggest nuclear power plants in the world
Why Those Tiny Microbeads In Soap May Pose Problem For Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: microbeads, water pollution, Great Lakes, pollution, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, healthconditions, protection )

Cal
- 213 days ago - npr.org
Environmentalists say they're a part of the plastic pollution found in the ocean, and, increasingly, in the Great Lakes, which contain more than 20 percent of the world's fresh water. Now, Illinois and New York state lawmakers are a step closer to banning
Time to Ban Extreme Energy on the Great Lakes ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, Great Lakes )

Cher
- 262 days ago - canadians.org
Fracking, nuclear waste, tar sands oil and other extreme energy projects are threatening our precious Great Lakes. A spill would contaminate drinking water that more than 40 million people in Canadian, U.S. and Indigenous communities depend on and cause
Pass Laws to Protect Water and Free Speech By April 22 ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, Canada, law, Great Lakes )

Cher
- 295 days ago - environmentaldefence.ca
These two laws - the Great Lakes Protection Act and the Protection of Public Participation Act - have broad support. But political gridlock at Queens Park is causing a standstill in getting these acts passed into law.
'Microbeads' Latest Pollution Threat to Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, water, Great Lakes, water pollution, industrial runoff, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, energy, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 486 days ago - torontosun.com
Tiny plastic beads from beauty products are showing up in North America's Great Lakes, and an environmental group is calling upon companies to stop using the plastic particles.
Plastic Beads Are the Latest Pollution Threat to Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, water, Great Lakes, water pollution, industrial runoff, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, energy, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 508 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Tiny plastic beads from beauty products are showing up in North America's Great Lakes, and an environmental group is calling upon companies to stop using the plastic particles.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Keep Sewage Out of the Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, Great Lakes, sewage, humans, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, conservation, politics, government )

Cal
- 869 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Billions of gallons of combined raw sewage and storm runoff are dumped into the Great Lakes every year. Bacteria, viruses and other pathogens in untreated sewage pose a significant health risk. Urge Congress and the president to support sustained and incr
Stand Up for Our Great Lakes ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Great Lakes, protection, habitat, water )

Cher
- 879 days ago - environmentaldefence.ca
The Ontario government is working on a Great Lakes Protection Act right now. That's a good thing because the Great Lakes ecosystem is threatened from pollution, climate change, and invasive species.
Stop the Spread of Invasive Asian Carp Into the Great Lakes ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife, asian carp, great lakes )

Cher
- 1148 days ago - forcechange.com
Pass legislation to direct the Army Corps of Engineers to finish their study on closing the waterways between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River, to control the spread of the invasive Asian Carp and prevent it from becoming established
Great Lakes Face Stresses From Run-Off, Invaders
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, Great Lakes, nature, humans, protection, pollution, conservation, water, habitat )

Cal
- 1172 days ago - enn.com
Great Lakes shorelines are becoming clogged by algae blooms fed by agricultural run-off, while invasive mussels decimate the food chain in deeper waters, an environmental group said
Great Lakes Face Increasing Pressure for Water From World, Own Backyard
Environment  (tags: water, Great Lakes, destruction, environment )

Nancy
- 1249 days ago - wbez.org
Here comes the horror...The Great Lakes hold six quadrillion gallons of water. That's 20 percent of the world's fresh surface water. As scarcity grows, there's concern more and more people are eying that water -- it's been likened to death by a thous...
Bid to Repair Lake Michigan and Great Lakes, One Marsh at a Time
Environment  (tags: water, pollution, humans, Great Lakes, environmental restoration, environment, ecosystems, habitat, politics, nature, GoodNews, government, green )

Cal
- 1286 days ago - csmonitor.com
A $2 billion restoration effort may help rehabilitate Lake Michigan and the other Great Lakes, but environmentalists say it may be too late to reverse four centuries' worth of damage.
ACTION ALERT: Protect the Great Lakes Environment Like a National Park! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: great lakes, wildlife, national park, wilderness, protection environment, conservation )

Simone
- 1304 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Great Lakes, their tributaries and the surrounding ecosystems they support embody one of the most beautiful and diverse environments in the world. This extraordinary treasure is a source of drinking water for 40 million people as well as home to lush
Save the Great Lakes From Asian Carp Invasion ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, Great Lakes, asian carp, habitat, nature )

Cher
- 1620 days ago - change.org
The Great Lakes are under attack. The threat is not an oil giant but a giant fish. The invasive Asian carp can weigh up to 100 pounds, has a voracious appetite, and just loves popping out lots of little fish babies. If allowed entry into the Great Lakes
Ban Oil Drilling in the Great Lakes TAKE ACTION!!
Environment  (tags: great lakes, wildlife, oil, drilling, ban, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, water )

Borg
- 1634 days ago - onewisconsinnow.org
What would happen to Wisconsin if the BP oil spill in the Gulf happened in Lake Michigan or Lake Superior instead? We simply cannot afford to open the door to a BP-style catastrophe that will destroy our environment, our economy and our quality of life.
 

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