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Rain Bombs and Thousand Year Floods Catch Americas Attention
Environment  (tags: rain bombs, Louisiana, inland storms, USA, global heat records, charts, thousand year floods )

Dandelion
- 21 days ago - floodlist.com
Massive Aug. floods in Louisiana have triggered new high level examination of large number of historic inland storms that have clobbered USA since May 2015. The cluster of dramatic downpours has coincided with 15 consecutive months of global heat records
Climate Justice From the Ground Up: 6 Ballot Initiatives to Watch in 2016
Environment  (tags: freedoms, politics, government, usa, regulating emissions, green, politics, healthconditions )

Cal
- 123 days ago - occupy.com
These measures are noteworthy because they donâEUR(TM)t just regulate emissions or mandate transitions. They actually do things like help the economically insecure, create material incentives for individual change, restore ecosystems, and reassert the auth
Fairewinds Arnie Gundersen Presents Sobering Facts in Fukushima
Environment  (tags: Fairewinds, Arnie Gundersen, Fukushima, atomic power reactors, USA, Japan, radiation, facts )

Dandelion
- 183 days ago - fairewinds.org
Fairewinds is proud to share our knowledge with you we R also dismayed that mainstream media has failed 2 tell the truth about the worst industrial disaster in human history. 100 operating atomic power reactors in USA like the one in Japan disaster awaits
Save the Grand Canyon From Destruction
Environment  (tags: save, great, canyon, estruction, petition, usa )

Scooby
- 358 days ago - change.org
Save the Grand Canyon from being developed on the rim and at the confluence of the Little Colorado River and the Colorado River. The Navajo Nation with outside developers want to create lavish restaurants
Tell Your Lawmakers: The Oil Export Ban Must Stand - Petition
Environment  (tags: oil export, ban, petition, USA, Elizabeth Warren, carbon emissions )

Dandelion
- 390 days ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Climate champion Elizabeth Warren pointed out that lifting the ban would increase global carbon emissions by more than 22 million metric tons annually. It is among the many reasons that she characterized the bill as very dangerous for our environment.
Save Small Pacific Island From Destruction
Environment  (tags: Pacific island, save, USA, commonwealth, military, petition )

Scooby
- 479 days ago - forcechange.com
The United States Military is allegedly planning to obliterate a pristine, uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean just so they can get some practice killing people. The military has nearly completed a deal to lease Pagan Island from the Commonwealth
US Mexico Water Pact Brings Life Back To Colorado Rivers Parched Delta
Environment  (tags: USA, Mexico, Colorado river, Minute 319, Sea of Cortez, Yuma clapper rail, southwestern willow flycatcher, yellow-billed cuckoo, native birds )

Dandelion
- 506 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
This is the first agreement of its kind by neighboring countries to give water back to a river they share, it ordered the release of a single pulse flow of water that mimicked natural surge flows in spring. Native birds not seen in half century returned
These Maps Show Why We Keep Electing Climate Change Deniers in USA
Environment  (tags: interactive maps, climate change deniers, USA, elections )

Dandelion
- 523 days ago - climatedesk.org
In 58 percent of congressional districts, majorities do not believe humans are causing global warming. Things look even more discouraging when you use the interactive maps to break down the estimates by congressional district.
Up Next on the GOP's To-Do List: Selling US National Forests
Environment  (tags: republicans, politics, environment, corruption, environment, sellingnational forests, usa, government, lies, ethics, americans, protection, destruction, ecosystems, environment, trees, politics )

Cal
- 558 days ago - truth-out.org
Several parties have drawn up a proposal for the House GOP budget resolution that calls for the seizure and sale of US national forests and public land
House Republicans Just Passed a Bill Forbidding Scientists From Advising the EPA on Their Own Research
Environment  (tags: congress, government, science, environment, research, corruption, usa )

Nancy
- 628 days ago - salon.com
"In other words," wrote Union of Concerned Scientists director Andrew A. Rosenberg in an editorial for RollCall, "academic scientists who know the most about a subject can't weigh in, but experts paid by corporations who want to block regulations can."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Retain Essential Crude Oil Ban - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, politics, USA )

Cal
- 690 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge new Republican majority to continue to protect and preserve our environment
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight Back Against Chemical Corporations That Poison Our Planet and Our Democracy
Environment  (tags: congress, usa, politics, news, corruption, politics, pollution, protection, healthconditions, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 728 days ago - change.org
tell Congress to stop toxic money from controlling our elections. We need reforms to elect politicians who will support more safeguards to protect the public from dangerous chemicals.
We Demand Strong Regulations for Dangerous Oil By Rail! ACTION
Environment  (tags: oil by rail, usa, ethics, business, corporate, air, water, money, politics, health, ecosystems, environment )

Nancy
- 765 days ago - action.forestethics.org
After a record year of unsafe oil trains derailing, spilling, and exploding across the country -- President Obama proposed new regulations for unsafe tank cars. But shockingly, these new rules actually protect industry profits while sacrificing public...
Clean Up The Mines
Environment  (tags: Clean Up The Mines, uranium mines, USA )

Dandelion
- 793 days ago - cleanupthemines.org
To pass legislation for health and environmental studies on the effects of existing abandoned uranium mines; to educate the public about the effects of the mines; to clean up the mines and affected areas; also compensate those affected by these mines.
Stop Practice of Intentionally Harming Environmental Activists --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: USA, rolling coal, destruction, energy, environment, health conditions, humans, pollution )

Lynn
- 806 days ago - forcechange.com
There is a new hobby for anti-environmentalists involving the intentional emission of blankets of soot on pedestrians and other cars. These protesters need to be stopped from harming the environment, and more importantly innocent people.
 

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