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As Summer Officially Begins, A 1,250-Pound Tar Mat Discovered Off Florida Beach
Environment  (tags: tar balls, BP, oil spill, BP Horizon SPill, corproate abuse, pollution, enviornment, ecosystems, wildlife, marine animals, birds, politics )

Cal
- 184 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Since last June, some 44,600 tar balls and 2,555 pounds of oil have been removed from Florida's beaches alone and some 4.6 million pounds of oiled material have been cleaned from Gulf Coast states.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Chicken of the Sea to End the Use of FADs! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: fishing industries, enviornment, marine mammals, slaughtered, caught, killed, protection, laws )

Simone
- 1130 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Mermaids are about the only sea creatures you won't see being brutally killed in this shocking video. And if Chicken of the Sea has their way, that's not going to change. This never-before-seen footage was shot onboard a tuna fishing vessel.
ACTION ALERT: President Obama: Stand With Africa; Act NOW for Climate Justice! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: enviornment, climate change, climate justice, protection, obama administration, habitat, healthconditions, nature, humans, weather, climate )

Simone
- 1133 days ago - change.org
The impacts of climate change no longer just await us in the future; they are with us today. In the United States, we have been affected by tornadoes, severe floods, droughts, wild fires, and heat waves.
ACTION ALERT: Act Now to Protect Whale Sharks! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: oceans, enviornment, overfishing, destruction whale sharks, netted, killed, protection, congress, ecosystems )

Simone
- 1134 days ago - secure3.convio.net
More than 10 percent of the whale sharks netted this way are killed, and the fate of those released is unknown. The United States operates one of the biggest purse seine fleets for tuna in the region and should lead efforts to protect
ACTION ALERT: Tell Texas Wind Executives: Speak Out Against Rick Perry's Drilling Policies! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: texas state, rick perry, destruction, oil drilling, enviornment, pollution, conservation )

Simone
- 1165 days ago - change.org
Texas is the nation's leading producer of wind energy. Not long ago, Texas Governor Rick Perry was the front-runner for the Republican nomination for President - and if he can improve his debate performances, he'll probably still be the party's nominee
ACTION ALERT: The President of the United States: Tell National Lead/NL Industries To Cleanup Toxic Sites In US & Canada!
Environment  (tags: enviornment, clean up, toxics, destruction, healthconditions, pollution )

Simone
- 1166 days ago - change.org
NL Industries/National Lead has been dumping toxic chemicals all over The United States since it started as a company. The American People are tired of living with Toxic Waste in our Soil ,Rivers and Streams.
ACTION ALERT: Congress Threatens to Prevent Regulation of Pesticides in Our Waterways! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: waterways, clean water pesticides, destruction, enviornment, senate, conservation, health )

Simone
- 1171 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Yet there's a bill in the Senate right now that would prevent the protection of our waterways under the Clean Water Act from pesticide discharges.
ACTION ALERT: Speak Up for An Exquisite Frog! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: chiricahua leopard frog, habitat, enviornment, threatened, endangered, survival, protection, conservation )

Simone
- 1171 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
The Chiricahua leopard frog, a five-inch, spotted amphibian of the American Southwest and northern Mexico, is poised to receive 11,467 acres of protected critical habitat -- a few crucial wet areas, in a dry region, where the frog's survival
ACTION ALERT: Stop The Mega Quarry! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Environment  (tags: ontario hills, mega quarry, farmlands, enviornment, fresh water, destruction, protection )

Simone
- 1204 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
OntarioâEUR(TM)s Hills of The Headwaters are being threatened by a proposed mega quarry that will destroy Class 1 farmland, jeopardize fresh water and potentially devastate the environment.
ACTION ALERT: Help Protect Arctic Waters From An Oil Spill Disaster! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: arctic waters, threatened, wildife, oil spill disaster, destruction, enviornment, conservation, legalisation )

Simone
- 1204 days ago - secure.wilderness.org
Shell is preparing to drill for oil in Alaska's Beaufort Sea next summer even though there is no effective way for Shell, or any other company, to clean up an oil spill in the Arctic.
ACTION ALERT: Dont Frack Up Our Air! PLEASE SUBMIT COMMENTS/SIGN !
Environment  (tags: fracking, clean air, enviornment, healthconditions, ecosystems, conservation )

Simone
- 1209 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed milestone updates to clean air rules for oil and gas drilling nationwide. Send your comments to the EPA to ensure that public health and our environment come first.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Deforestation in Madagascar ! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: deforestation, madagascar, destruction, enviornment, conservation communities, wildife, wilderness )

Simone
- 1209 days ago - change.org
Each second, an acre of forest is destroyed. And we're losing more than just trees: thousands of unique forest species are facing extinction and the world's carbon emissions are skyrocketing. In Madagascar, more than 90% of the country's forests have
ACTION ALERT: Protect Canada's "Pocket Desert"! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: enviornment, south okanagan, national parks, wilderness, wildlife, protectio, legalisation )

Simone
- 1214 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The desert grasslands of the South Okanagan are home to over one-third of British Columbia's endangered species and other species at risk, including the bighorn sheep.
ACTION ALERT: Californians! Protect the California Coast From Oil Spills! PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: senate, oil companies, california, beaches, enviornment, protection, conservation, pollution )

Simone
- 1217 days ago - change.org
Take Action to Keep California's Coasts, Beaches and Bays Safe From Oil Spills The CA Senate is set to vote next week on a Make It or Break It bill for California! Call your Senator today - really!! This vote is going to be tight
ACTION ALERT: Keep the Arctic Refuge Coastal Plain Wild! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: arctic refuge, threatened, oil companies, protection wildife, enviornment, conservation, ecosystems, government )

Simone
- 1219 days ago - alaska.sierraclub.org
The Arctic Refuge is about its unique wildlife, wilderness and recreational values, not its development potential. Oil and gas drilling in the Arctic Refuge would permanently harm wildlife and wilderness. Once this wilderness is destroyed,it is gone.
 

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