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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
- 2191 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
- 2197 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
- 2221 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
- 2328 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
- 2404 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
- 2459 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
- 2498 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.
14 Easy Ways to Be An Everyday Environmentalist
Environment  (tags: environment, green, eco-friendly, global warming, climate change, environmentalist, environmentalism, recycling, energy, sustainability, conservation, tnc, nature conservancy, home, green living, life, people, society, ethics, good news, work, easy )

Jonathon
- 2614 days ago - nature.org
Remember when "environmentalist" just meant... recycling? Today there's a lot more choice! Check out these tips from scientists and leading green bloggers on how to make personal, everyday choices to help save the planet.
Rare Win for Chinese Greens as Beijing Sinks Dam Plans - World - Theage.Com.Au
Environment  (tags: china, tiger leaping gorge, good news, win, dam, hydro power, electricity, green, government, environment, protection, destruction )

Chrissy
- 2643 days ago - theage.com.au
CHINA has abandoned controversial plans to build a huge dam that would have submerged one of the country's most renowned tourist areas and forced the relocation of 100,000 people in the south-western province of Yunnan.
Good News! Mexico's President Helps Save Gray Whale Wildlife Nursery
Environment  (tags: gray whale, environmental protection, Mexico, good news )

RC
- 2821 days ago - nrdconline.org
Read about how President Calderon is helping to protect the gray whale and the surrounding environemnt. Send him a letter of thanks here!
A Major Success in the Tree Planting World: Cause to Celebrate !
Environment  (tags: environment, globalwarming, reforestation, trees, good news )


- 2860 days ago - care2.com
Our partner: the UNEP who founded the Billion Tree-campaign succeeded in their goal; receiving enough pledges to guarantee the planting of more than a billion trees!
One Forest At a Time
Environment  (tags: global warming, Good News )

Chris
- 2918 days ago - conservation.org
Forestry Project May Curb Climate Change - As early as this summer, tree planting may begin in China as part of the world's first small-scale forestry project to meet strict Kyoto Protocol requirements.
California, Environmentalists Sue Navy Over Sonar
Environment  (tags: whales, Good News, Environment )


- 2921 days ago - planetark.com
LOS ANGELES - California coastal regulators and environmentalists sued the US Navy on Thursday saying that it has planned training exercises that could endanger whales.
House Creates Global Warming Committee
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, Good News, health, pollution, publichealth, Sustainabililty, conservation, endangered, contamination, airpollution, ClimateChange )

Madalena
- 2938 days ago - truthout.org
"Global warming may be the greatest challenge of our time, setting at risk our economy, environment and national security," Pelosi, D-Calif., said in a statement...
Sustainable Farming Boosts World's Poorest Farmers, Study Says
Environment  (tags: farming, Good News )

Earth
- 2966 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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