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Say No To Offshore Drilling Leases In The Arctic - PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, oil, drilling, pollution )

- 1449 days ago -
America's Arctic is ground zero for climate change. It's warming twice as fast as the rest of the world. To add insult to injury, Big Oil wants to drill in the Arctic Ocean, which would even further accelerate climate change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Secretary Jewell: No Drilling in the Arctic Ocean
Environment  (tags: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, protection, wildlife, humans, habitat, drilling, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, energy, ecosystems, politics, protection, environment, forests, ecosystems, energy )

- 1471 days ago -
The pristine waters of America's Arctic Ocean are in danger. These waters provide critical habitat for iconic species such as polar bears, whales, and walrus that are already suffering the effects of dramatic climate change Read more at http://therainfor
Protect Our Arctic Ocean From Oil Drilling
Environment  (tags: climate, pollution, drilling, Arctic )

- 1536 days ago -
Climate change fueled by the burning of fossil fuels is wreaking havoc across the globe and Arctic drilling would only make the problem worse. Please don't allow any oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean.
Tell President Obama to Make Arctic Drilling 'Off Limits'
Environment  (tags: Environment, Polar Bears, Arctic, Drilling, dangerous, habitatdestruction, pollution, water, oceans, endangered, destruction, wildlife, climate, Sustainabililty, world )

- 1691 days ago -
Shell has abandoned its plans to drill for oil in the Arctic waters off the coast of Alaska in 2013. It's big news. But just the start of something bigger. Now it's time for President Obama to abandon the idea of Arctic drilling completely and declare...
The Last Straw for Shell ACTION US
Environment  (tags: money, politics, Shell, Arctic, drilling, corporate, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, world )

- 1744 days ago -
This week, a Shell oil rig loaded with over 150,000 gallons of petroleum products grounded on an island off the coast of Alaska. This is the latest in a series of incidents proving that Shell Oil can't be trusted to drill in America's Arctic.
Shell Scraps British Columbia Drilling Plans In Contested Area
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, energy, drilling, habitatdestruction, green, GoodNews, world, wildlife, trees, pollution, politics, nature )

- 1763 days ago -
Royal Dutch Shell Plc has scrapped plans for a coalbed methane gas project near Canada's Pacific Coast in the face of local opposition and weak natural gas prices, ending an eight-year battle over development, the company and the British Columbia governme
Environment  (tags: Chukchi Seas, shell, Beaufort, arctic, drilling, Sustainabililty, wildlife, environment, destruction, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, animals, climate, protection )

- 1814 days ago -
Ask President Obama to stop Shell's rash effort to drill in the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas without meeting the administration's safety standards for this fragile environment!
Obama Is Fast-Tracking An Environmental Disaster to Please Big Oil
Environment  (tags: pollution, humans, politics, world, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation )

- 1948 days ago -
No comprehensive scientific study on the Arctic Ocean has been conducted by this administration, yet the most dangerous form of drilling is about to take place there.
Help Save Polar Bears! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: polar bears, wildlife, animals, AnimalWelfare, conservation, drilling, Artic, environment, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildlife )

- 1985 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 To Call Off Shell's Ships! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Obama, Shell, ships, environment, drilling, animals, conservation, destruction, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution, wildlife, water )

- 2030 days ago -
There's no time left to lose. Shell's drill ships are on their way to the Arctic as we speak and we need your help to stop them. The Arctic is an unforgiving environment with cold water and stormy seas. It's a dangerous place to drill.
Restore and Protect the Gulf of Mexico ACTION
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, habitat destruction, toxins, drilling, oil )

- 2052 days ago -
It is high time that Congress and the White House do their part to implement the needed changes to help restore and protect a healthy Gulf. Use the form below to call on our elected officials to take action for the Gulf of Mexico.
Stand With Sierra Club Against Shell Oil! ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, Shell Oil, drilling, Polar Region )

- 2054 days ago -
We just found out that Shell Oil is suing Sierra Club and several other environmental organizations over Shell's plans to drill in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas -- the Polar Bear Seas -- of America's Arctic this summer.
Say No to the Sweetheart Bill for the Oil Industry ACTION
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, habitat destruction, toxins, drilling, oil )

- 2072 days ago -
We can't afford a repeat of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The Gulf of Mexico is still struggling with the aftermath, and yet Congress is considering handing a sweetheart bill to the oil industry that will open up drilling in even more waters.
Tell Obama: Don't Drill In The Artic! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: drilling, obama, artic, destruction, conservation, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 2109 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."

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