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Blind Prawns Saved From Extinction at Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo
Environment  (tags: GOOD NEWS, Israel, prevention of extinction of bind prawn )

Beth
- 418 days ago - israel21c.org
Human development has put this blind shrimp, or prawn to be more precise (Typhlocaris Galilea), at severe risk of extinction. The prawn is found in a remarkable habitat: It lives in one chamber of an ancient Roman cistern in a forgotten city on the north
Pirate Bugs: The Superheroes of Arava Farms
Environment  (tags: GOOD NEWS, Israel, pest control, no pesticides )

Beth
- 498 days ago - israel21c.org
Predatory wasps and other beneficial insects are taking over for chemical pesticides on many crops grown in Israel's fertile desert.
Riding Solar - These Wings Won't Melt
Environment  (tags: solar power, cars, energy, green, good news, environment, weather )

Carrie
- 671 days ago - sfreporter.com
As I stand in the small parking lot behind Positive Energy's solar electric systems on a recent Friday morning, I begin to feel guilty about laughing as hard as I am.
Alcatraz Sea Lion Released Into the Wild (VIDEO)
Environment  (tags: sea lion, released, wild, rescued, happy, good news, video, animals, environment, GoodNews, habitat, protection, wildlife, nature, oceans )

Lindsey
- 798 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
I love videos of animals being released back into the wild. :) So heartwarming. A baby sea lion pup made headlines when he was found starving and disoriented in a dangerous commuter ferry crossing spot near the Alcatraz Island last month.
Coca-Cola Arctic Home - Welcome (Video)
Environment  (tags: Good News, Coca-Cola, Arctic, refuge, cellphone, texting, awareness, polar bears, habitatdestruction, video, donations )

BarbKnigh
- 927 days ago - arctichome.com
Welcome to Arctic Home. Our goal, in partnership with World Wildlife Fund, is to raise awareness and funds to help create a safe haven for the polar bear--an Arctic refuge.
Stevinson Ranch Golf Club Breaks Ground on Two Solar Systems With Cenergy Power
Environment  (tags: solar, energy, parking lot, green, good news, energy, environment, GoodNews, green, Sustainabililty )

Alice
- 1165 days ago - solardaily.com
82kW Solar Carport at the Stevinson Ranch Golf Course. (PRNewsFoto/Cenergy Power) by Staff Writers Stevinson CA (SPX) May 03, 2011 Stevinson Ranch Golf Club and Cenergy Power have begun construction on two solar photovoltaic (PV) systems: a 113 ki
IT'S AN ENVIRONMENTAL HOME RUN!! Baseball Hall of Fame Opposes Fracking in Cooperstown
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, energy, destruction, fracking, no fracking, Baseball Hall of Fame, GOOD NEWS, green, GoodNews, healthconditions, politics, habitat, humans )

Cal
- 1193 days ago - alternet.org
While it is certainly rare that an entity like a museum would take a political stance of any sort, the fight against fracking is now the official cause of the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Nepal's Chitwan NP Reports Increase in Tiger Populatio
Environment  (tags: good news, nepal, goverment, tigers, populaitons, surviving, reserves, protection, conservation, environment, nature )

Simone
- 1809 days ago - ecoworldly.com
Finally, a bit of good news about wild tigers. It said that there were a total of 121 adult tigers spread over the four protected areas, with the highest number in the Chitwan National Park with 91 tigers. Bardiya National Park, Shuklaphanta Wildlife
Good News: Congressional "Quick Action" Bill Against Global Warming
Environment  (tags: world, obama, good news, government, protection, nature, humans, wildlife, globalwarming, climate-change, CO2emissions, habitatdestruction, pollution, ecosystems, conservation )

Tom
- 1933 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Today the Center for Biological Diversity, Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development, Defenders of Wildlife, and Earthjustice applauded the introduction of federal legislation that would reduce domestic and global emissions of black carbon.
Brazilian Court Ruling Backs Amazon Rainforest Reservation
Environment  (tags: Brazil, good news, amazon, rainforests, indigenous people, Indians, land, court, government, humans, environment, globalwarming, protection, nature, conservation, sustainable )

Tom
- 1939 days ago - google.com
Brazil's Supreme Court sided with Amazonian Indians in a land dispute that some have called critical for determining the future of the rainforest that sprawls the size of Western Europe and provides a critical cushion against global warming.
Bush Rules on Toxic Mercury From Power Plants Overturned
Environment  (tags: pollution, metals, mercury, mercury poisoning, industry, Good News )

Mimi
- 1964 days ago - sciam.com
The US Supreme Court denied an industry request to reconsider a lower court ruling against a Bush administration rule on mercury emissions from power plants.
Obama Has List Of 200 Bush Actions To Swiftly Overturn
Environment  (tags: good news, obama, bush, environment, politics, climate change, globalwarming, CO2emissions, ecosystems, conservation, pollution, humans, animals, endangered species, wolves, polar bears, whales, protection )

Tom
- 2070 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Barack Obama has a list of about 200 Bush administration actions and executive orders that could be swiftly undone to reverse White House policies on climate change, stem cell research, reproductive rights and other issues, according to his advisers.
Amazing Dog Helps Find and Save Endangered Species! [Photos, Video]
Environment  (tags: animal, animals, dog, dogs, conservation, science, environment, green, nature, pets, butterfly, butterflies, oregon, endangered species, plants, wildlife, nature conservancy, tnc, the nature conservancy, good news, habitat, protection, insects, cute )

Jonathon
- 2146 days ago - nature.org
Rogue, a 4-year-old Belgian sheepdog, helps The Nature Conservancy find rare plants in Oregon that provide shelter for an endangered butterfly. Check out the great video and photos! Why isn't *my* dog this smart?!
Breaking: 320,000 Acres of Forest Protected for Wildlife and People
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, conservation, science, business, ecology, animals, wildlife, mammals, forest, forests, habitat, landscape, montana, the nature conservancy, tnc, nature conservancy, endangered species, wolf, wolves, moose, fox, bears, good news )

Jonathon
- 2201 days ago - nature.org
<p>In one of the most significant conservation sales in U.S. history, The Nature Conservancy and The Trust for Public Land have preserved 320,000 acres of pristine forest in western Montana that provide valuable habitat for species.</p>
Download Internet Explorer 7 for FREE and Microsoft Wil Plant a Tree.
Environment  (tags: ie, internet exlorer, CO2emissions, climatechange, trees, planting, microsoft, good deeds, good news )

Sabrina
- 2240 days ago - microsoft.com
Upgrade to Internet Explorer 7 (FREE) and Microsoft will plant a tree for you! SOOOO COOL! This is such a win win because IE 7 is so much better AND you get a tree planted. AWESOME.

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