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Sign Petition: Protect Our Oceans, Coastal Communities and Consumers
Environment  (tags: environment, ocean, fish, farming, Bush, NOAA, gulf of mexico, seafood, aquaculture, congress, nature, protection, habitat, humans, ecosystems, conservation, health, risks, humans, food, habitat, pollution, wildlife )

Tom
- 1803 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council approved a devastating plan to permit industrial ocean fish farms in U.S. waters. Advertised as a blueprint for ocean waters nationwide, it's now headed to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
New England's Sugar Country Confronts a Bitter Future as the Climate Warms
Environment  (tags: weather, environment, farming, climate-change, ecosystems, globalwarming )

Cal
- 1834 days ago - enn.com
All farming depends on the weather, but few foods are more dependent on a specific climate than maple syrup. After all, for the sugar maple's sap to run at all requires cooperative weather -- freezing nights followed by warmer days.
Petition: Stop Project Pascau Lama- Destroying Glaciers & Land, Peoples Farms, Water for DIRTY GOLD & PROFITS
Environment  (tags: environment, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, protection, ecosystems, business, ethics, farming, farms, water, destruction )

Cheryl
- 1859 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Huge deposits of gold, silver and other minerals have been found under the glaciers. To reach them will be necessary to break and destroy the glaciers -something never conceived in the history of the world-and make 2 huge holes, each as big as a mount
Sign Petition: Farm for Health, Energy Independence and the Environment
Environment  (tags: environment, farming, oil, globalwarming, nature, ecosystems, CO2emissions, pollution, conservation, climate )

Tom
- 1873 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Congress: Support localized farming rather than food manufacturing giants, so that we may reduce (foreign) oil consumption and pollution caused by shipping, help solve global warming and provide food for a healthier America.
A Town and a Boy Keep a Farm Afloat
Environment  (tags: farming, GoodNews, Video )

Brian
- 2427 days ago - video.msn.com
This year a 107 year old farm in Westport, Massachusetts was acquired by the town's youngest farmer with help from the community. Andrew Orr 18 years old is running the preserved farm with support from his neighbors.
Take Action Now to Save the Baltic Sea! The Baltic Sea Is in Serious Trouble!!
Environment  (tags: farming, algal bloom, ecosystems, threatened )

Doreen
- 2454 days ago - panda.org
Each year over 1 million tonnes of nutrients leak into the waters of the Baltic Sea, causing environmental damage to one of the world's most threatened marine ecosystems.
Meadow Birds in Precipitous Decline, Audubon Says
Environment  (tags: birds habitat, Audobon Society, farming, development, global warmingwildlife )

Mary
- 2495 days ago - nytimes.com
Spreading suburbs and large-scale farming are contributing to a precipitous decline in once common meadow birds like the Northern bobwhite, the Eastern meadowlark, the loggerhead shrike and the field sparrow, a report released yesterday by the Audubon Soc
Organic Gardening Reduces Environmental Impact
Environment  (tags: organic, farming )

Michael
- 2565 days ago - fosters.com
You may not think that rototilling your garden or buying a bag of chemical fertilizer will affect global warming, but it does.
Sustainable Farming Boosts World's Poorest Farmers, Study Says
Environment  (tags: farming, Good News )

Earth
- 2622 days ago - organicconsumers.org
A new study published in the journal Environmental Science and Technology indicates that low-income farmers in developing nations who adopt sustainable organic farming practices increase crop yields by an average of 79%.
 

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