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Environment  (tags: Northern Dynasty Minerals, Pebble Mine, Bristol Bay, Alaska, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, wildlife, destruction, endangered )

- 1594 days ago -
TELL NORTHERN DYNASTY TO CALL IT QUITS A Canadian mining company -- Northern Dynasty Minerals -- is the last one standing behind the Pebble Mine, which threatens to destroy Alaska's spectacular Bristol Bay wilderness, its world-class salmon runs and . . .
Alaska Governor Pursues New Strategy in Push to Open Arctic Refuge to Drilling (UGHHH~!)
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, Alaska, Wildlife Refuge, pollution, politics, habitatdestruction, endangered, environment, destruction, animals, wildlife, water, trees, nature, habitat, protection, greenhousegases, climatechange, ecosystems, conservation, Sustainabililty )

- 1766 days ago -
After being frustrated for decades in their efforts to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas development, Alaska politicians are trying a new approach that may shift the battleground from Congress to the courts
Environment  (tags: Rio Tinto, Alaska, Pebble Mine, Anglo American, CEOs, destruction, environment, greenhousegases, globalwarming, wildlife, endangered, habitatdestruction, salmons, Native Americans, copper, gold )

- 1879 days ago -
Tell the New CEO's of Anglo American and Rio Tinto to Abandon the Pebble Mine!
Tell Secretary Salazar: Protect Izembek National Wildlife Refuge ACTION US
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Salazar, environment, wildlife, protection, endangered, animalcruelty, conservation, ecosystems )

- 1911 days ago -
Please tell Salazar to protect this pristine wilderness area and the wildlife that depend on it from the damaging impacts of a road.
Northern Lights Dance Over Denali
Environment  (tags: Alaska, America, aurora borealis Denali environment, Light show )

- 1937 days ago -
The northern lights recently made an appearance over Alaska's Denali National Park, and as the above photo shows, they did not disappoint.
Protect Vital Wildlife Habitat in America's Arctic ACTION
Environment  (tags: habitat, environment, wildlife, ecosystems, arctic, Alaska, nature, protection )

- 2067 days ago -
The Department of Interior is finalizing the first-ever comprehensive management plan for America's largest tract of public land, the nearly 23-million acre National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (Reserve).
Victory for America's Arctic! ACTION
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, Alaska, oil drilling, Shell, Obama, nature, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, endangered, oceans )

- 2077 days ago -
There are many reasons Shell wasn't able to drill this year, but the big culprit is Shell's own lack of preparedness. From not meeting its Clean Air permits to a damaged oil spill containment dome, Shell showed that it just couldn't drill safely.
Shell Just Announced That It Was Stopping Its Arctic Drilling Program for 2012!
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, Alaska, oil drilling, Shell, Obama, nature, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, endangered, oceans )

- 2077 days ago -
Shell was set to kickstart the Arctic oil rush. The company had already invested seven years and about $5,000,000,000 to make it happen. But thanks to Mother Nature, its own incompetence and the millions of people who have taken action to save the Arctic
Alaska's Wildlife at Risk! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Alaska, wildlife, environment, petroleum, bears, seals, birds, destruction, conservation, environment, habitat, healthconditions, nature, wildlife, protection )

- 2221 days ago -
Alaska's 22-million-acre National Petroleum Reserve provides important subsistence resources for Alaska Natives and vital habitat for caribou, migratory birds, grizzly and polar bears, walruses, seals, and more. The future of the reserve is being decided
Stop The Pebble Mine! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: pebble, mine, mining, Alaska, Bristol Bay, conservation, destruction, environment, protection, nature )

- 2243 days ago -
TELL FOREIGN MINING CORPORATIONS THAT "NO MEANS NO" Despite overwhelming local opposition, foreign mining giants Anglo American and Rio Tinto are pressing forward with plans to build a gargantuan, open-pit gold and copper mine above Alaska's Bristol Bay
Keep the Alaskan Forest Wild ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, Alaska, animals, protection, habitat )

- 2313 days ago -
The Alaskan Tongass forest is a mystical place that's home to babbling brooks and precious animal habitats. It's one of the few untouched parts of nature that should remain wild and free of development. But the Sealaska Native Corporation, a private
ACTION ALERT: Stop Alaska's Road to Ruin! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: alaska, road, destruction, wildlife, enviornment, conservation, ecoystems, protection, nature, habitatdestruction )

- 2531 days ago -
The road to Umiat is expected to cost at least $400 million. The road would not connect communities or provide any service other than to extractive industries. It would open previously untouched wilderness to new oil development, exposing fragile eco
ACTION ALERT: Ban ALL Drilling in Alaska's Arctic Waters! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: wildife, polar bears, threatened, drilling, destruction, alaska )

- 2545 days ago -
Just recently, BP announced that they were again delaying their Liberty Island drilling project. This time to 2013. It's not surprising. Their plan is insane. It calls for a well to be drilled that extends two miles below the seabed and then six to eight
ACTION ALERT: Protect Alaska's Grizzlies From Toxic Mining ! PLEASE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: bristol bay, alaska, grizzly bears, protecgtion, toxic mining, conservation, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, wildlife )

- 2574 days ago -
In Bristol Bay, Alaska, thousands of grizzly bears are drawn to the pure rivers and streams that sustain the world's largest runs of sockeye and king salmon. But right now, foreign mining companies want to build one of the largest open-pit mines in
Stop the Pebble Mine!
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, Alaska, Bristol Bay, environment )

- 2607 days ago -
Tell mining giant Rio Tinto you're not buying its new environmental rhetoric until it abandons the disastrous Pebble Mine project. We'll deliver your message, along with 100,000 others, to Rio Tinto's annual shareholders meeting in a massive show of...

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