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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama--Save the Arctic!
Environment  (tags: arctic, obama, Arctic drilling, activism, activismenvironment, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - secureusa.greenpeace.org
These activists are sending a message to President Obama to save the Arctic. Join them
First Nations Fight to Preserve Eagles' Nests Slated for B.C. Dam Destruction
Environment  (tags: activism, indigenous rights, animals, ecosystems, environment, conservation, wildlife, protection, politics )

Cal
- 6 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
ItâEUR(TM)s not enough that British Columbia wants to flood the hunting and fishing lands of several First Nations to make way for a third dam on the Peace River.
Romania's 'Occupy Forests' Movement Demands Clampdown on Corporate Crime
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, environmental crime, deforestation, greed, protests, activism, world, forests, wildlife )

Cal
- 6 days ago - theecologist.org
A growing protest movement is demanding strong controls on international investors and logging companies buying up Romania's forests,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Bayer: Withdraw Neonicotinoids From the Market.
Environment  (tags: bees, neonicontinoids, killing birds and bees, Bayer, activism, animals, wildlife, pollution, research, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, protection )

Cal
- 7 days ago - action.sumofus.org
The bee-harming pesticides we've been fighting for years are worse than we imagined. Research suggests that neonicotinoids aren't just decimating bee colonies -- they're hurting birds too.
Spending Time in a Controversial Camp That's Blocking Tar-Sands Pipelines
Environment  (tags: activism, tar sands, indigenous rights, indigenous rights humans, ecosystems, environment, conservation, protection, habitat )

Cal
- 8 days ago - grist.org
The camp, formed in 2010, is an indigenous-led pipeline blockade in a remote, mountainous territory that appears on maps near the center of British Columbia. Several planned pipelines threaten to transport tar-sands oil and fracked natural gas through t
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: The Water Lady: A Savior Among the Navajo
Environment  (tags: water, environment, making a difference, right to water, activism, activists, humans, healthconditions, government )

Cal
- 13 days ago - cbsnews.com
In New Mexico's Navajo Nation an estimated 40 percent of the people who live here don't have access to running water.Getting water here can mean a 100-mile round trip for some families, but that's where Darlene Arviso steps up to make a difference
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Petroleum Board to Refuse Shell's Application to Drill in Nova Scotia.
Environment  (tags: Shell oil, Shell oil drilling, environment, activism, energy, destruction, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection, water, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 13 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Shell wants to drill up to seven exploratory wells -- which are especially risky and prone to large spills -- off the coast of Nova Scotia in the next four years. If a blowout did happen, it would be catastrophic for Nova Scotia's major fishing grounds
Protests Greet Japan's Relaunch of Nuke Power
Environment  (tags: nuclear power in Japan, activism, pollution, healthconditions, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 18 days ago - ipsnews.net
Protesters rallied outside JapanâEUR(TM)s Sendai nuclear plant a day ahead of its planned opening and four years after the Fukushima disaster galvanised opposition to nuclear power in the country.
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDIA: Unilever: Clean Up Your Mess!
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, protection, pollution, corporate greed, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 18 days ago - community.sumofus.org
Unilever CEO Paul Polman: Take responsibility for Kodaikanal. Clean up your environmental mess and compensate ex-workers for injury, loss of life and lost income.
Climate Change Crusade Goes Local
Environment  (tags: rising seas, melting ice, climate-change, activism, globalwarming, protection, healthconditions, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 19 days ago - csmonitor.com
While US leaders remain bogged down in debate over global warming, local communities are acting on their own to hold back rising seas. Witness Miami Beach's elevated streets.
Tell the U.S. Surface Transportation Board: Reject the Dirty Coal-Hauling Tongue River Railroad
Environment  (tags: petitions, coal, fossil fuel, activism, Montana, energy )

Freya
- 23 days ago - act.credoaction.com
We need to step in right now to help activists in Montana put the final nail in the coffin for a climate-polluting, dirty coal project they've been fighting for years.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TRADER JOE'S: Stop Using Non-Sustainable Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, activism, palm oil, Sustainabililty, protection, animals, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 24 days ago - change.org
The destruction of rainforests in Borneo and Sumatra is therefore not only a conservation emergency, but a major animal welfare crisis as well. Tell Trader Joe's not to contribute tot his by only selling sustainable palm oil products.
Campaigners Resist Destruction of Istanbul Forests and Wetlands for Airport Megaproject
Environment  (tags: activism, ecological destruciton, development, Turkey, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, wildlife, nature, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 34 days ago - theecologist.org
Destruction of 76 square kilometres of forests, lakes and farmland is proceeding north of Istanbul for the city's third airport. Campaigners in Istanbul are resisting construction of the city's third airport.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell True Value and Ace Hardware: Protect Our Bees--Stop Selling Products That Kill Them!
Environment  (tags: activism, activism, neonics, saving bees, banning neonics, activsts, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitat, politics )

Cal
- 36 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Now it's time to shift our focus to two of the largest retailers who have yet to ban bee-killing neonics: True Value and Ace Hardware.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Join the Apache Resistance Against Arizona Copper Mine
Environment  (tags: proposed mine, habitatdestruction, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, green, humans, politics )

Cal
- 42 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Rio Tinto's plans to develop a massive copper mine there would leave a depression in the ground the size of the Winslow meteor crater, drain the aquifer and destroy important streams, springs and wildlife habitat.
 

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