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Keystone Pipeline Doomed? Why the GOP's Insistance on Including It in the Payroll Tax Cut Bill May Be a Good Thing
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, obama, politics, activism, protests, environment, destruction, protection, nature, ecosystems, humans, pollution, conservation, wildlife, GoodNews )

- 2186 days ago -
It gives President Obama a chance to affirm his commitment to environmental and climate issues, and reject the pipeline completely.
'Fracking' Fluid Pitch Stirs Great Lakes Pollution Fears
Environment  (tags: fracking, Frack is Whack, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, healthconditions, conservation, water, pollution, politics, business, environment, dishonesty, news, society, SustainableDevelopment, usa, polit )

- 2248 days ago -
Clean water advocates worry that pollutants could stream into the Great Lakes if a proposal to treat chemical wastewater at a New York state sewage plant is approved.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tar Sands Not Over Yet: Enbridge Northern Gateway Tar Sands Pipelines Heading West to Asia Must Be Stopped To
Environment  (tags: TAR SANDS, ACTIVISM ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVISM, activism, protection, humans, habitat, conservation, ecosystems, politics, trees, nature, pollution, energy, destruction, wildlife, world, green )

- 2206 days ago -
The proposed Canadian Enbridge Northern Gateway tar sands pipelines seek to export filthy oil to Asia. The delay of the Keystone pipeline - largely due to people power protest - makes this route all the more vital to Canada, if tar sands production and tr
Dangerous Levels of Radioactivity Found at a Fracking Waste Site in Pennsylvania
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife )

- 1532 days ago -
A new study found elevated levels of chloride, bromide, and other chemicals in Marcellus Shale wastewater.
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 )

- 845 days ago -
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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Stop Deep Sea Bottom Fishing! 24 Hours to End Ocean Clear-Cuts
Environment  (tags: oceans, deep sea bottom fishing, activists, activism, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, wildlife, pollution, nature )

- 2283 days ago -
Our oceans are being systematically destroyed, and we have 24 hours to raise the alarm. The seafood industry uses long chains of heavy metal disks to drag nets across the sea floor in search of fish, crushing everything in their path.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell EPA to Prevent a Mining Catastrophe in Alaska
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, BISTOL BAY MINING PROPOSAL, activism, conservation, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, wildlife, world )

- 1216 days ago -
NRDC has been ratcheting up pressure on EPA to do the right thing and stop the mine -- but we need your help to mobilize a massive public outcry that will compel the agency to protect Bristol Bay forever.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the U.S. Forest Service to Protect America's Rainforest!
Environment  (tags: trees, ecosystems, environment, Tongass, activism, destruction, conservation, humans, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government )

- 1693 days ago -
With over half of the 'great giants' of the Tongass felled, we need you to weigh in on a plan that would protect the remaining old-growth forest for good.
Lakota Official, Tom Poor Bear, Chides President Obama About Keystone XL Pipeline
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, obama, politics, activism, protests, environment, destruction, protection, nature, ecosystems, humans, pollution, conservation, wildlife )

- 2239 days ago -
Urging President Barack Obama to "respect Mother Earth," Tom Poor Bear, vice-president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota, held the Oglala flag aloft and urged him to disapprove a permit for the $7 billion Keystone XL Pipeline that would transport
Environment  (tags: environment, activism, conservation, Keystone XL Pipeline, ecosystems, endangered, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, green, pollution, protection, energy )

- 2270 days ago -
Over the next two weeks, the U.S. State Department will be taking public comments and conducting hearings throughout the country on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. If approved, the pipeline would transport one of the world's dirtiest fossil fuels from
TAKE ACTION NOW!! Tell IKEA--Stop Cutting Down Old Growth Forests in Russia!
Environment  (tags: trees, habitat, habitatdestruction, IKEA, activism, actiivistsnature, destruction, environment, ecosystems, protection, world, politics, humans, green )

- 2024 days ago -
We demand that IKEA stop lying, and that they abandon their plans to cut down further thousands of hectares of ancient old-growth forest in Russian Karelia and the rest of Russia.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Saving Rainforests By Buying Them
Environment  (tags: rainforests, World Land Trust, activism, Activist, activist groups )

- 1349 days ago -
For more than twenty five years, an international non-profit known as the World Land Trust has been working to protect tropical forests through land purchase and partnerships with local groups
MOVING PLANET CAMPAIGN: Activists Worldwide Push for Leaving the Fossil Fuel Age Behind
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, energy, green, activism, Moving Planet Campaign, ecosystems, eco-friendly, energy, humans, climate-change, world, wildlife, protection, humans, ecosystems, conservation, environment, climatechange, climate )

- 2272 days ago -
On six continents, in over 75 percent of the world's countries, people came out en masse yesterday to attend over 2,000 events to demonstrate the power of renewable energy to combat global climate change
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Hydraulic Fracturing ("Fracking") in New Brunswick
Environment  (tags: Fracking, Frack is Whack, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, healthconditions, conservation, water, pollution, politics, business, environment, dishonesty, news, society, SustainableDevelopment, usa, polit )

- 2158 days ago -
The idea that fracking results in natural gas creates the faulty assumption that this is affording 'clean' energy. The reality is that often naturally occurring radioactive materials far in excess of safe levels can result from this activity.
Actress Daryl Hannah Makes Splash With Arrest at Pipeline Protest
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, Keystone Pipeline Protests, destruction, environmental activists, activism, Daryl Hannah, humans, GoodNews, protection, nature, conservation )

- 2298 days ago -
The 50-year-old actress was among dozens of anti-oilsands activists arrested Tuesday at the White House as part on the ongoing 'sit in' protests against TransCanada Corp.'s proposed Keystone XL pipeline.

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