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ExxonMobil's New Guinea Nightmare
Environment  (tags: protection, destruction, environment, Exxonmobil, corproate greed, mining intersts, energy companies, disaster, endeforestation, ecosystems, world, politics, energy, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, green, government, nature )

Cal
- 13 days ago - thenation.com
How a US government loan enabled an environmentally destructive project plagued by lethal landslide, police repression and civil unrest
No Limits to Shale Gas Chemicals in Mexico
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, world, fracking, frackis whack, harmful cheicals used in fracking, oil industry, no controls, disaster, nature, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, politics )

Cal
- 26 days ago - ipsnews.net
The new legal framework for Mexico's oil industry has not placed controls on the use of harmful chemicals in the extraction of unconventional fossil fuels, and environmentalists and experts fear their consumption will increase in an industry that is openi
Tell BP to Pay Up (Sign Petition)
Environment  (tags: BP, disaster, gulf )

Krista
- 78 days ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
It's been four years since the BP Deepwater Horizon oil disaster. Now that BP thinks everyone's forgotten, it's in court trying to backpedal its way out of paying billions leaving behind the dolphins, turtles, wildlife and people who call the Gulf home.
4 Years After BP Disaster, Ousted Drilling Chief Warns US at Risk of Another Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: BP, Deepwater Horizon, Oil Spill, Disaster, Gulf of Mexico, 4th Anniversary, Continuing Risks )

Brian
- 88 days ago - freespeech.org
"Four years after BP's Deepwater Horizon drilling platform exploded and killed 11 workers, causing more than 200 million gallons of oil to spew into the Gulf of Mexico, the Environmental Protection Agency has lifted a ban that excluded BP from new..."
ACT NOW: Ban All Nuclear Power Plants in CA
Environment  (tags: act now, please sign, petition, nuclear power, plants, radiation, toxic, contamination, Fukushima, Chernobyl, disaster, ban nuclear power plants, California, take action )

Brian
- 485 days ago - signon.org
So long as nuclear power plants exist, we are all at risk of a Fukushima-level catastrophe at any moment. The corporations have big money, but we have the numbers. We will free this nation of this menace one state at a time. Please sign the petition.
U.S. Drought Exposes "Hydro-Illogical" Water Management
Environment  (tags: drought, United States, water management, agriculture, disaster, farmers, environment, destruction )

Naoko
- 710 days ago - ipsnews.net
The historic drought withering much of the United States this summer has revealed a need for strategies to better manage water supplies that could remain under sever pressure both this year and in the longer term.
SPECIAL UPDATE Historic Conservation Victory in Hand as RESTORE Act Passes
Environment  (tags: House, Senate, RESTORE Act, Clean, Water, Act, penalties, BP, Deepwater, Horizon, disaster, Gulf Coast, Coastal, wetlandspolitics, world, ecosystems, environment, habitat )

Reggie
- 754 days ago - audubonaction.org
Today, the U.S. House and Senate have passed Audubon's highest legislative priority, the RESTORE Act, dedicating 80 percent of Clean Water Act penalties from the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster to Gulf Coast restoration.
Earth's Axial Tilt Has Shifted South Increasing Global Disasters
Environment  (tags: climate-change, global-warming, earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanoes, disaster, world, research, interesting, science, tech, space, astronomy, earth, climate, humans, government, nasa, noaa, concept, environment, destruction )

PinkMindy
- 925 days ago - divulgence.net
Everyone can see the not-so-subtle changes occurring all around our planet and the world governments would like it very much if you could continue to ignore these events, therefore hoping you go about your daily business just as if nothing were going on!
ACTION ALERT: Force Exxon to Higher Standards to Prevent Further Oil Disasters! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: exxon, yellowstone river oil spill, disaster, enviornmental disaster, laws, legaliatoin, conservation )

Simone
- 986 days ago - forcechange.com
On July 1, 2011, over 42,000 gallons of crude oil spilled into Yellowstone River from a buried Exxon pipeline. Clean up costs are estimated for Exxon at a minimum of $135 million, with more in fines and lawsuits pending.
ACTION ALERT: President Barack Obama: Veto the Keystone XL Pipeline! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: tragedy, destruction, disaster, keystone XL pipeline, enviornmental destruction, pollution, wildlife, government )

Simone
- 987 days ago - change.org
A rupture in the Keystone XL pipeline could cause a BP style oil spill in America's heartland, over the source of fresh drinking water for 2 million people.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Brook Trout From Fracking Chemicals! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: george washington national forest, trout, threatened, wildife, environment fracking, disaster, destruction )

Simone
- 1060 days ago - online.nwf.org
Brook trout in the George Washington National Forest in Virginia depend on cold, clear water in unpolluted streams and are especially vulnerable to the pollution and development caused by hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking"
Oil Exploration Raised at IWC as Threat to Critically Endangered Whales
Environment  (tags: studies, evidence, IWC meeting, whales, marine mammals, threatened, oil exploration, disaster, habitatdestruction, humans )

Simone
- 1109 days ago - wwf.panda.org
Several governments attending the International Whaling Commission meeting say oil and gas development poses a grave threat to Western gray whales. Addressing the opening day of the 63rd annual IWC meeting, representatives raised concerns over
Is Evacuation Possible? Nuclear Industry With Outdated Evacuation Plans   video
Environment  (tags: Nuclear Power Plants, evacuation plans, Ft. Calhoun, Los Alamos, radiation, disaster )

Dandelion
- 1121 days ago - youtube.com
Two natural disasters threaten two nuclear facilities in heavily populated areas of Los Alamos, New Mexico and Fort Calhoun, Nebraska, United States.
Calls Escalate for a National Fracking Ban- PLEASE SIGN PETITION!
Environment  (tags: congress, ban, nationwide, fracking, environment, destruction, disaster, legalisation )

Simone
- 1136 days ago - news.change.org
America's early fracking frenzy has subsided into a rolling boil of controversy in states where the controversial natural gas drilling technique now threatens to expand its reach. Seeing the disaster that fracking has become in places like Texas and
ACTION ALERT: BAN PLASTIC BAGS NOW!!! - PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: environment, disaster, plastic bags, pollutions, wildlife, oceans, nature )

Simone
- 1169 days ago - petition2congress.com
The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) estimates that 380 billion plastic bags, sacks and wraps are consumed in the U.S. annually (that's over 1 billion per day with an annual cost to U.S. retailers of approximately $4 billion - which is passed on to
 

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