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Alaska Native Communities Receive Technical Assistance for Local Clean Energy Development April 29, 2013 - 3:08pm
Environment  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, Good News, government, green building, investing, Sustainable Development, usa, world, water, wildlife, conservation, habitat, world )

Ruth
- 3 days ago - energy.gov
"The Denali Commission is an independent federal agency designed to provide critical utilities, infrastructure and economic support throughout Alaska. With the creation of the Denali Commission in 1998, Congress acknowledged the need for increased...."
Congress Passes First Wilderness Bill in Years: Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes Is a Winner!
Environment  (tags: Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan, habitat, environment, ecosystems, usa, congress )

Nancy
- 44 days ago - wilderness.org
About five years after Congress last protected any land as designated Wilderness, Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has broken the streak, a fitting celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.
PETITION - Protect the World's Greatest Wild Salmon Fishery--Stop the Pebble Mine!
Environment  (tags: USA, Conservation )

David
- 76 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Urge the EPA to take immediate action to initiate Section 404c of the Clean Water Act to protect the world's greatest wild salmon fishery, the Alaska Native cultures who rely on the wild salmon, and 14,000 jobs! --- Sign the petition?
Obama's Carbon-Capture Plan For Coal Plants Has Dirty Trade-Off; Oil Production
Environment  (tags: Carbon dioxide, oil, coal, dirty trade off, USA, energy, destruction, pollution, Sustainabililty, green, environment )

Marie
- 117 days ago - m.huffpost.com
But once the carbon is stripped away, it will be used to do something that is not so green at all.
Help Keep Radioactive Frack Wastewater Off Our Rivers - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Radioactive, wastewater, frack, rivers, USA, environment, radioactive )

Marie
- 146 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
I oppose the Coast Guard's proposal to allow shale gas extraction ("frack") wastewater to be carried on the nation's rivers. Frack wastewater is highly toxic, often radioactive, and the chemical brew's "proprietary" ingredients will be kept from public.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Senator for Putting Monsanto in Its Place - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: congress, usa, MONSANTO PROTECTION ACT, government, ethics, environment, politics )

Cal
- 194 days ago - forcechange.com
The Monsanto Protection Act gave Monsanto leeway to bypass federal court decisions that would have protected consumer health. Now that it has been crushed, the USDA will have the ability to protect the public from illegal genetically engineered crops. Com
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Investigate Fracking Water Contamination
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

Cal
- 208 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The EPA is supposed to protect American citizens from threats like fracking, not bow to the oil and gas industry.
TAKE ACTION NOW! President Obama and EPA Administrator McCarthy: Reopen EPA Investigations Into Fracking-Related Water Contam
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

Cal
- 233 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Over the past year, the Environmental Protection Agency has repeatedly shut down its own fracking-related water contamination investigations after being pressured by the oil and gas industry.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Oil Tanker Traffic in British Columbia's Coastal Waters
Environment  (tags: government, ethics, obama, politics, climate change, energy, altenrative energy, usa, economy, news, ecosystems, energy, environment, protection, humans )

Cal
- 242 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A single Exxon Valdez-like spill would be catastrophic to thousands of families and coastal livelihoods, entire cultures and a spectacular diversity of life. It's time to unite in the protection of our coast and urge Parliament and the Legislature to st
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Oklahoma's Governor to Save Sacred Mountain
Environment  (tags: activists, native american youth, society, world, usa, rights, education, culture, news, politics )

Cal
- 286 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the destruction of Longhorn Mountain, a sacred site to local Indian tribes
America's National Monuments
Environment  (tags: off-beat, usa )

Christeen
- 291 days ago - app.snapapp.com
Have a little fun
Sixth Maine Town Passes Resolution Opposing Transport of Tar Sands Through Existing Pipeline
Environment  (tags: politics, environment, tar sands, ecosystems, Keystone Xl Pipeline, usa, nature, healthconditions, pollution, world )

Cal
- 311 days ago - ecowatch.com
Harrison residents voted 156-59 yesterday to pass a municipal resolution stating opposition to sending tar sands oil through ExxonMobil's Portland-Montreal Pipeline, making it the sixth Maine town to publicly and officially oppose the proposal.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Birmingham's Drinking Water From Coal Mine Pollution
Environment  (tags: activists, ethics, politics, rights, society, government, freedoms, usa, environment )

Cal
- 331 days ago - takepart.com
Tell the University of Alabama, the major owner of land and mineral rights at the proposed mine site, to say NO to Shepherd Bend Mine.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Atmosphere From Super Pollutants
Environment  (tags: congress, news, usa, politics, pollution, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, Sustainabililty )

Cal
- 342 days ago - forcechange.com
With smart environmental legislation, it's still possible to cut the rate of global warming in half in the next 40 years. Demand that Congress stand up for further regulations on super pollutants.
TAKE ACTION NOW! US Congress: Stop the Pollution of Our Waterways and Drinking Water
Environment  (tags: usa, politics, politics, environment, destruction, water, pollution, protection, healthconditions, humans, government, green, ecosystems, conservation, nature )

Cal
- 352 days ago - change.org
WE THE PEOPLE" want ONLY CLEAN WATER for drinking and bathing. We must have immediate change or we shall certainly perish. This madness must STOP!
 

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