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Disaster-Induced Displacement Grows Worldwide
Environment  (tags: climate refugees, world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - ecowatch.com
the annual report of the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) as part of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) revealed that in 2013, three times as many people were displaced by natural disaster as by conflict.
Latin America at a Climate Crossroads
Environment  (tags: climate-change, UN Climate Change Summit, conservation, environment, ecosystems, protection, pollution, world )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - ipsnews.net
World leaders gathered at the Climate Change Summit during the United Nations General Assembly on Sep. 23 will have a crucial opportunity to mobilise political will and advance solutions to climate change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect and Preserve the Beautiful Region and Nature of the Appalachian Highlands and Mountains.
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, healthconditions, protection, pollution, energy, habitat, nature )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
the ecology of some parts of Appalachia has been damaged by coal mining due to lax environmental standards. We need all of the state governments involved and the U.S. federal authorities to strenghthen the present environmental laws
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mining Kills Tibetan Glaciers and Poisons Three Main Rivers of Southeast Asia
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, MINING INTERESTS, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection, wildlife, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, water, trees )

Cal
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
We are shocked by recent images showing the destruction of glaciers and water sources by illegal mining in the Sanjiangyuan nature reserve.
Help Save the Greater Sage-Grouse ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, animals, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 18 hours ago - action.endangered.org
Please urge President Obama to protect the remaining healthy sagebrush habitat across our public lands for the greater sage-grouse and other wildlife that make their home in these remarkable places.
NY, CT & RI- Stop a New Pipeline That Would Endanger Thousands ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 18 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign and share this petition in an effort to stop the new project known as the Algonquin Pipeline Extension that is scheduled to be implemented in New York and other East Coast areas. Such an extension proposed to push fracked gas throughout these
Save Polar Bears By Ending Artic Drilling - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: Polar bears, Artic, drilling, climate, environment )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
The Arctic is home to a variety of animals that have evolved and adapted to the region's harsh, frigid climate. These animals include humpback whales, caribou, narwhals, walruses, and of course, polar bears.
Fish and Wildlife Service: Stop Killing Barred Owls ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, forests, destruction, animals, wildlife, protection )

Cher
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has approved an experiment to remove and kill 3,600 barred owls from West Coast forests over the next few years. The Service is interested in studying whether eliminating these dominant owls will help increase
We're 20 Years Away From Catastrophe, Says PricewaterhouseCoopers
Environment  (tags: Pricewaerhousecoopers, accounting giant, Low Carbon Economy Index report, climate disaster )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
This Legendary Accounting Firm Just Ran the Numbers on Climate Change. With every year that passes, we're getting further away from averting a human-caused climate disaster, per the Low Carbon Economy Index report just released by this accounting giant.
Tell Canadian PM Stephen Harper: Stop Tar Sands Destruction ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 1 day ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Sign the petition urging Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to end this destruction and start protecting our climate.
One Step Closer to a San Gabriels National Monument: Thank the Forest Service ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, forests )

Cher
- 1 day ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Tell the U.S. Forest Service and Secretary Tom Vilsack of the Agriculture Department thank you for listening to local and national voices in support of a San Gabriel Mountains National Monument!
URGENT ALERT: Don't Let Congress Derail Climate Action ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, climate, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1 day ago - secure2.edf.org
While the EPA is tirelessly working to finally put national limits on carbon pollution from America's power plants, the House of Representatives is voting on 13 bills assaulting the environment and public health.
Kenyan Wangari Maathai: The Tree Lady & First Environmentalist To Win The Peace Prize   video
Environment  (tags: Wangari Maathai, tree planting, Green Belt Movement, Kenya, Africa, Nobel Peace Prize, animals, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, forests, healthconditions, government, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world )

Betsy
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Wangari Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement and the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. Her books include: The Green Belt Movement; Unbowed: A Memoir; The Challenge for Africa; and Replenishing the Earth. My 6th environmentalist posting.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With the UN on Climate Action
Environment  (tags: climate change, UN Conference on Climate Change, activism, activismenvironment, weather, environment, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 1 day ago - change.org
On September 23, a Climate Summit called by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will bring together the world's leaders to spur action to address climate change and build momentum toward reaching a new global agreement in Paris late next year.
 

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