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GOOD NEWS!! Parana Delta in Argentina Designated as a New Ramsar Site
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, conservation, ecosystems, environment, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 3 days ago -
Covering more than 240,000 ha. Located in the Santa Fe & Entre Ríos Provinces, comprises fluvial wetlands associated with the middle & lower sections of the Paraná River floodplain, includes of 2 National Parks: Predelta & Islas de Santa Fe
Bird of the Week: Antillean Mango
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 6 days ago -
When it comes to birds, "mango" refers to hummingbirds in the genus Anthracothorax. All seven mango species are large as hummingbirds go, with long, slightly downcurved bills and rounded tails. The Antillean Mango is found only in the West Indies...
PETITION - Tell Your Senators: Keep Coal in the Ground
Environment  (tags: coal mining, dirty energy, CO2emissions, Climate Action, alternative energies, responsibility, Climate Change, Emissions Reduction, Sustainabililty, prevention of further pollution, protection )

- 6 days ago -
Senator Hatch wants to introduce an amendment that would undercut President Obama's efforts to keep coal in the ground. The vote could happen as soon as Monday. We urgently need your help to stop the amendment!
Ban Pesticides in Portland, Maine Portland Protectors PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: wildlife, animals, ecosystems, habitat, water, healthconditions, nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 7 days ago -
If you like: Please sign this petition to help stop spraying some pesticides in one city. All may sign, and share!
Toxic Coal Ash Approved for Dumping Into Virginia's Rivers
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, green, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, healthconditions, oceans, nature, hu )

- 17 days ago -
Dominion power, a monopoly that feigns interest in sustainability and clean energy is moving forward with plans to poison the James and Potomac rivers, where many Virginians get their water. They were granted permission surreptitiously by our lawmakers.
Environment  (tags: Environment, countryside, prevention of destruction, planned construction, life quality, habitat conservation, wildlife losses, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 17 days ago -
STOP SATNAM BUILDING IN WINWICK, ORFORD AND FEARNHEAD although we are used to people attempting to build on the lovely countryside that so many people are lucky to back on to and others able to enjoy, use for walking and taking their pets out on,...
Petition: No Drilling In Utah's Uintah Mountains
Environment  (tags: unique environment, drilling projects, environmental damage, drilling waste, prevention of habitat destruction, pollution, alternative energies, Sustainabililty, conservation, preservation of natural treasures, responsibility, politics, stronger protectio )

- 17 days ago -
They have destroyed enough of our environment already and it's time to put a stop when we still can! In a world with the technology to provide sufficient energy means Via various routes there is no need to for their agenda.
Petition: Demand An End to The Ganges River Pollution Now!
Environment  (tags: river pollution, water contamination, toxic waste dumps, water usage, responsibility, prevention of further pollution, stronger regulations, stronger controls, stronger protection laws, Sustainabililty, politics )

- 18 days ago -
The Ganga is the largest river in India with an extraordinary religious importance for Hindus. It provides water to about 40% of India's population across 11 states, serving an estimated population of 500 million people who rely on it for food, water,..
Bird of the Week: Williamson's Sapsucker
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 27 days ago -
Male and female Williamson's Sapsuckers look so different that when John Cassin, an American ornithologist, first described them in 1852, he classified them as separate species. It's an understandable mistake.
PETITION - Save National Forest From Illegal Development
Environment  (tags: fossil fuel industry, environmental damages, National forests, destruction, Habitat preservation, wildlife losses, responsibility, prevention of further pollution, Sustainabililty, protection )

- 28 days ago -
Several oil and gas leases that gave the fossil fuel industry the right to drill and bulldoze the White River National Forest in Colorado were wrongfully issued according to a recent ruling by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The BLM has decided...
Forget South Beach. This Urban Park Is Going to Be Miami's Top Spot to Get Fresh Air
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, green spaces, government, Sustainabililty )

- 28 days ago -
South Florida will soon have its very own version of New York City's famed High Line. The southern counterpart's co-creators are calling their idea "The Underline," a stretch of urban parkland underneath an elevated train's railway in Miami.
Tomorrow's Energy-Saving Neighborhood Is Being Built Today in Texas
Environment  (tags: conservation, GoodNews, greenliving, Sustainabililty )

- 28 days ago -
America's most futuristic neighborhood is being built, perhaps surprisingly, in Texas. Under construction in Austin, the Lone Star StateâEUR(TM)s liberal enclave, is a residential development boasting rooftop solar panels & electric vehicle charging stations
It's No Bull: These 400 Homes Are Powered By Cow Manure
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, Sustainabililty )

- 28 days ago -
The Blue Spruce Farm in Bridport, Vt., is famed for the 3.6 million gallons of milk that its cows have produced annually since 1958. Its cattle are less well known, however, for another bovine byproduct-one you wouldnâEUR(TM)t want to consume, let alone smell.
PETITION - Tell the UN to Reject Brazil's Disastrous Amazon Dams
Environment  (tags: Amazon dams, environmental disaster, destruction, unique environment, ecosystems, rainforest destruction, responsibility, Alternative Energy, clean energy solutions, Sustainabililty, prevention of habitat destruction, stronger protection )

- 29 days ago -
Sign the petition: Tell world leaders working to implement the UN COP21 climate goals that Brazil must halt plans to construct more devastating dams in the Amazon - like the one proposed on the Tapajos River, the last undammed tributary of the Brazilian
CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s Drought Is Stressing Out Nearly a Billion Trees
Environment  (tags: climate, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, french, nature, trees, Sustainabililty )

- 32 days ago -
The drought in California has killed off as many as 12.5 million trees, and according to new research, itâEUR(TM)s stressing out nearly a billion more.

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