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Obama Seeks to Put Alaska Refuge Off-Limits to Drilling
Environment  (tags: obama, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, habitat, wildlife, energy )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - usatoday.com
President Obama plans to ask Congress to designate more than 12 million acres of Alaska's wildlife refuge as a protected wilderness area, seeking to block oil and gas production.
Tell Congress: Don't Trash the Environment for 'Border Security' PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The U.S. Congress is considering a new law that would dramatically ramp up militarization of the southern border in the name of 'border security' âEUR" including some of the most sensitive and important wildlife habitat in the nation.
Sumatran Community Grows Crops, Aids Conservation Through âEUR~Village ForestsâEUR(TM)
Environment  (tags: Community Empowerment, community based preservation, environment, ecosystems, conservation, politics, GoodNews, government, green )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Seeing an opportunity for longer-term security and freedom from harassment, the locals welcomed the offer.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With The Lummi Nation Against Coal Export
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, fishing rights, planned development, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, pollution, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
The Lummi Nation of the Pacific northwest began the New Year by formally requesting that the US Army Corps of Engineers deny a permit to build North AmericaâEUR(TM)s largest coal export terminal on the shores of Puget Sound, one of America's important water
How Technology Is Protecting Worlds Richest Marine Reserve
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, technology, green, government, protection, nature )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - e360.yale.edu
After years of fitful starts, the Pacific island nation of Kiribati this month banned all commercial fishing inside its huge marine reserve. New satellite transponder technology is now helping ensure that the ban succeeds
Urge President Obama to Lead the US on Major Climate Action PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, climate, protection )

Anna
- 23 hours ago - change.org
We urge the President to continue his push to reduce US greenhouse gas pollution and work with Congress and international leaders to help the world face down this threat. The US needs to continue to show strong climate leadership on the world stage as we
Thank You for Supporting Wilderness in Alaska PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wilderness, Alaska )

Anna
- 23 hours ago - secure.wilderness.org
Please take a moment to thank President Obama and his administration for recognizing the priceless wilderness values of the Arctic Refuge, and for taking a stand to protect them.
Tell Global Leaders to Cooperate on Fresh Water PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, water, protection )

Anna
- 23 hours ago - change.org
There is no life without water. It is the world's most precious resource, fueling everything from the food we eat, to the clothes we wear, to the energy we depend upon every day.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Petition for the Dismantling of Monsanto
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, MONSANTO, CORRUPTION, DIE-OFFS, BEES, PESTICIES, POISONS, GMOs, poison, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Monsanto's pesticides kill bees, disrupt ecosystems, pollute rivers and groundwater and are the source of a number of cancers and malformations
Save The Forest in Delhi, India & Recognize Mangar Bani As Sacred Forest Land PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign and share this petition in an effort to speak volumes to the National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) about preserving forest lands in Delhi, India and other surrounding areas. With current construction and improvement ideas, forests
Seedy Business: What Big Food Is Hiding With Its Slick PR Campaign on GMOs
Environment  (tags: corruption, business, Big Food, GMOs, media, dishonesty, corporate, lies, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - usrtk.org
U.S. Right to Know âEUR" a new nonprofit organization âEUR" released a new report today on Big FoodâEUR(TM)s PR campaign to defend GMOs: how it manipulated the media, public opinion and politics with sleazy tactics, bought science and PR spin.
The Oceans Are On the Verge of Mass Extinction. Here's How to Avoid It.
Environment  (tags: wildlife, oceans, marine creatures, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, climate-change )

Cal
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
Between over-fishing and habitat destruction (think acidification, coastal development, warming, coral destruction, dead zones from fertilizer runoff, etc.), the oceans may be on the brink of their own extinction catastrophe
AlaskaâEUR(TM)s Bristol Bay Is Now Protected From Offshore Drilling PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 1 day ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
President Barack Obama yesterday designated AlaskaâEUR(TM)s Bristol Bay and the North Aleutian Basin as off-limits for all future offshore oil and gas development.
Tell Congress: Vote NO on Blocking New National Parks PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, national parks, protection )

Anna
- 1 day ago - secure.wilderness.org
Just one month into 2015, three new measures threaten to severely undermine the Antiquities Act, which was first signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt to protect special places as national monuments.
 

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