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PETITION: Protect the Arctic From Black Carbon Pollution! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: destruction, artic, government, environment, conservation, pollution, protection )

- 488 days ago -
End commercial air travel over the Arctic Circle to slow loss of sea ice. The consensus of scientists across a diverse range of disciplines holds that man-made carbon emissions are having a devastating impact on the levels.
Secretary Kerry: It's Time for An Arctic Sanctuary!
Environment  (tags: greenpeace, artic, sanctuary, petition, indigenous peopkle, arctic )

- 1262 days ago -
Melting sea ice in the Arctic affects all of us -- the indigenous peoples who live there, the grey whales migrating north every year, and those of us around the world who are impacted by climate change.
Stop Shell From Drilling in the Arctic!
Environment  (tags: She'll, drilling, Artic, polar bears, oil, environment )

- 1306 days ago -
A recent government analysis found that there is a 75% chance that Shell's Arctic oil plans will lead to a major oil spill -- but our government may still let the company drill.
Save Polar Bears By Ending Artic Drilling - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: Polar bears, Artic, drilling, climate, environment )

- 1370 days ago -
The Arctic is home to a variety of animals that have evolved and adapted to the region's harsh, frigid climate. These animals include humpback whales, caribou, narwhals, walruses, and of course, polar bears.
Help Save Polar Bears! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: polar bears, wildlife, animals, AnimalWelfare, conservation, drilling, Artic, environment, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildlife )

- 2230 days ago -
HR 4089 is a harmful omnibus bill that includes several highly controversial pieces of legislation that would severely diminish important conservation laws and set an extremely dangerous precedent for environment and wildlife management. Please Sign!
Tell Obama: Don't Drill In The Artic! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: drilling, obama, artic, destruction, conservation, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 2354 days ago -
After the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf, president Obama said it was "the most painful and powerful reminder yet that the time to embrace a clean energy future is now."
BP Plans to Move Ahead With Offshore Oil Drilling in Arctic
Environment  (tags: oil, island, bp, moratorium, artic )

- 2919 days ago -
The moratorium imposed on new deep-water drilling and drilling in Arctic waters does not apply to this particular project, which is based from a man-made island. An island conveniently made by BP to bypass the moratorium.
Cue the Wingnuts to Spin Environmental Disaster as a GOOD Thing | PEEK | AlterNet
Environment  (tags: environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, artic, drilling, oil drilling )

- 3611 days ago -
There's oil in the arctic. Now right-wing radio will probably start talking about how great melting ice caps are, as they make it easier to drill.
Arctic Vault Takes Shape for World Food Crops
Environment  (tags: environment, crops, seeds, artic, climate, agriculture )

- 3924 days ago -
LONGYEARBYEN, Svalbard (Reuters) - In a cavern under a remote Arctic mountain, Norway will soon begin squirreling away the world's crop seeds in case of disaster. Dynamited out of a mountainside on Spitsbergen island around 1,000 km (600 miles) from the
Appeals Court Tells Shell: NO ARTIC OCEAN DRILLING
Environment  (tags: Artic, Shell, Appeals Court, oil, oil drilling, Canada, Alaska )

- 3929 days ago -
Another, but possibly temporary, victory for the environment. The ruling from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco will stop Dutch Shell's efforts for now, at least.
Arctic Sea Ice at 'Lowest Ever Levels'
Environment  (tags: seaice, artic, northern hemisphere, melting, melting arctic ice, ecosystems, climate, ClimateChange, habitat, weather, environment )

- 3965 days ago -
SEA ice in the Northern Hemisphere has plunged to the lowest levels ever measured, US polar specialists said, adding they expect the record low to be "annihilated" by summer's end. In data posted on the Internet yesterday, William Chapman and colleagues

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