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Why We Need to Better Protect Britain's Ancient Woodlands
Environment  (tags: woodlands, UK, preservation, conservation, environment, ecosystems, forests, protection, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 19 days ago - theecologist.org
Today, just 2% of the UK's landmass is classed as ancient woodland, around 450,000 ha.Harbouring untouched soil, lesser-known species of plants and animals, and areas of historical significance, once these ancient woodlands are gone there is no getting t
Lincolnshire Council: Don't Force 89 Yr Old Resident to Cut Ancient Yew Hedge
Environment  (tags: Yew, hedge, historic, council, UK, save, pensioner )

Scooby
- 208 days ago - change.org
Mr Roy Dowson, 89, of Burton, Lincolnshire, has been ordered to trim his historic hedge because it overhangs a pavement.
Global Warming Induced Floods Hammer Britain As Conservative Government Presses on With Fracking
Environment  (tags: global warming, conservative govt., Prime Minister David Cameron, UK, floods, fracking, 2 degree celsius jeopardized )

Dandelion
- 234 days ago - occupy.com
Conservative government seems intent not only to uphold its complacent attitude toward global warming, but to seriously jeopardize the agreed targets to limit global temperature rise to 2 degree Celsius.
Commit to An Effective Clean Air Act for the UK !!! Please Sign & Share !!!
Environment  (tags: UK, Air pollution, air quality, healthconditions, sickness, death, clean air act )

Barb
- 244 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As many as 80,000 people in the UK are dying each year due to poor air quality. Many more affected by air pollution are suffering serious health consequences. Sign this petition to ask the government to take action and commit to an updated Clean Air
TAKE ACTION NOW! UK Against Fracking: Don't Silence Lancashire
Environment  (tags: fracking, UK, frack is whack, frack is whackenvironment, environment, ecosystems, pollution, world, politics, healthconditions, protection, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 259 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Earlier this year, Lancashire council said a resounding NO to the fracking industry. But now, in a move that makes a mockery out of local democracy, Westminster politicians have announced they will 'call in' the council's decision.
We as the People of Liverpool Want Our Council to Stop Spraying Our Streets and Park With the "Pesticide" "Weed Killer" GLYPHOSA
Environment  (tags: Liverpool, England, UK, ban, chemicals )

Scooby
- 403 days ago - change.org
it's important to ban the use of this highly toxic and carcinogenic chemical, as many countries around the world including the Netherlands have banned it.
Please Refuse Conwy County Council's Application to Demolish the Victoria Pier
Environment  (tags: conwy, colwyn bay, north wales, uk, victorian pier, save, petition )

Scooby
- 431 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I am asking people to sign from their hearts, each town, community has something they love or want to keep or save.For Colwyn Bay it's a Victorian listed Pier. For many people who have lived or travelled to North Wales over the years, they will have this
OP-ED: Message to the UK: The Fracking 'Bridge' Is Burning!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, fracking, frackis whack, UK, world, pollution, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 574 days ago - theecologist.org
The lesson of fracking in the US and Canada is a simple one, writes Naomi Klein. The fracking industry is vicious, brutal and will stop at nothing to get its wa
Fracking Policy and the Pollution of British Democracy
Environment  (tags: UK, fracking, frack is whack, policy, propaganda, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, water, world, wildlife, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 581 days ago - theecologist.org
UK politicians and officials are studiously ignoring the growing evidence that fracking is an economic and environmental disaster,
Fracking in the UK: What to Expect in 2015
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is Whack, UK, government, ecosystems, environment, destruction, protection, pollution, water )

Cal
- 599 days ago - theecologist.org
The government appears as determined as ever to push ahead with fracking as a central plank of its energy policy
Stop Forests Being Erased PETITION
Environment  (tags: forests, protection, UK )

Anna
- 618 days ago - wwf.org.uk
Every two seconds an area of forest the size of a football pitch is destroyed. Yet here in the UK you can still buy furniture, books, cards and other products made from illegally or unsustainably sourced wood.
TAKE ACITON NOW! UK: SAVE OUR FORESTS & PUBLIC LAND! Amend or Scrap the Destructive Infrastructure Bill
Environment  (tags: politics, pollution, environment, destruction, UK, ecosystems, world, protection, nature, humans )

Cal
- 660 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Infrastructure Bill poses a huge threat to our publicly owned green spaces and forests from flogging off & development, to our homes & landscape from fracking & radioactive waste...
TAKE ACTION NOW! We Must Ban Fracking in the UK
Environment  (tags: fracking, frackis whack, UK, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, politics, world )

Cal
- 663 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell the UK government to protect peoples' rights to block fracking below their homes and property.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Sign Now for a Frack-Free UK!
Environment  (tags: UK, frack is whack, fracking, water, ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, pollution, healthconditions, government, humans, world )

Cal
- 693 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
What we do know is that fracking is being used to justify up to forty new gas power stations and that extracting new fossil fuel deposits is likely to make climate change worse.
 

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