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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tropical Coral Reefs in Jeopardy!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, development, preservation, wildlife, world, nature, government, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - secure.npca.org
Developers are looking to construct a mega-yacht marina in Coral Bay on St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands, which is surrounded by the lands and waters of Virgin Islands National Park and Coral Reef National Monument
Why Is It Legal to Cause Fracking Earthquakes In Colorado?
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, destruction, environment, pollution, protection, healthconditions, water, wildlife, nature, government )

Cal
- 14 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday it was reported that a fracking waste companyâEUR"NGL Water Solutions DJ LLCâEUR"that was linked to causing earthquakes is allowed by Gov. John HickenlooperâEUR(TM)s appointed oil and gas commission to increase their fracking waste injection operations
Thai Communities Poisoned By Illegal Lead Mine Waste
Environment  (tags: law, environment, destruction, mining interets, corruption, ecosystems, healthconditions, pollution, protection, healthconditions, humans, world, government, energy, politics )

Cal
- 14 hours ago - theecologist.org
For 16 years the Thai government has ignored the plight of a community where toxic lead mine waste is causing severe chronic poisoning
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Your Community From Dangerous Smog
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, EPA Standards, air pollution, smog, protection, humans, government, environment, ecosystems, pollution )

Cal
- 2 days ago - change.org
Tell the EPA you support stronger smog standards.Americans have a right to know whether the air they are breathing may be dangerous to their health and the current smog standard does not provide the public health protection we need
Fracking Policy and the Pollution of British Democracy
Environment  (tags: UK, fracking, frack is whack, policy, propaganda, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, water, world, wildlife, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 3 days ago - theecologist.org
UK politicians and officials are studiously ignoring the growing evidence that fracking is an economic and environmental disaster,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge the Bureau of Land Management to Protect Public Lands in Southern Nevada!
Environment  (tags: BLM, ecosystems, environment, conservation, government, green, habitat, protection, wildlife, water, animals, humans, politics )

Cal
- 3 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Numerous areas deserving of protection are either not identified as having wilderness characteristics or not slated for conservation
Tribal Leaders Tell Obama to Reject Keystone XL Pipeline, Request U.S. Interior Meeting
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, Keystone XL Pipeline, environment, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, protection, nature, humans, government )

Cal
- 6 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Several indigenous leaders have officially asked President Barack Obama to reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline, citing concerns about consultation, treaty rights and impact on tribal homelands.
Amazon Gold Rush Destroying Huge Swaths of Rainforest
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Amazon, Amazon Rainforest, mining ecosystems, destruction, environment, conservation, pollution, protection, world, healthconditions, government, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 8 days ago - news.mongabay.com
between 2001 and 2013, about 1,680 square kilometers (650 square miles) of forest was destroyed in connection with gold mining on 1,600 individual mining sites across South America. The distribution of deforestation, however, was anything but even.
Ban Fracking in Scotland
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, forests, government, green, habitat, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world )

James
- 8 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please hit the link, sign and share. We need your voice and for you to take a stand, this isn't just Scotland its all over and we need to stand against it and push them back. Please stand with me. Ban Fracking. I thank you for your time.
California's Desert Is at Risk
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, desert, preservation, overdevelopent, wildlife, politics, government, nature, humans, habitat, protection )

Cal
- 9 days ago - pewtrusts.org
Now these priceless western landscapes are being squeezed between Las Vegas and Los Angeles, two of the fastest-growing regions in the country.
Obama Moves to Cut U.S. Methane Emissions By Almost Half
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, climate-change, GREENHOUSE GASES, pollution, politics, healthconditions, government )

Cal
- 9 days ago - alternet.org
The EPA will cut oil and gas industry methane emissions as president seeks to bolster climate legacy.
Stop the War Against the Colorado River
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, Colorado River, environment, water, protection, green, government )

Cal
- 9 days ago - ecowatch.com
As we head into 2015, the health of Colorado River is at extreme risk as is the economies of states in the lower part of the river in Arizona, Nevada and California that depend on flows in the river
Indonesia: Palm Oil Expansion Drives Massive Illegal Logging
Environment  (tags: illegallogging, indonesia, deforestation, lack ofr law enforcement, world, wildlife, protection, forests, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 9 days ago - theecologist.org
Traditional logging has been replaced by the mass clearance of rainforest for oil palm plantations, creating massive supplies of hugely profitable but often illegal timber
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Obama for Expecting to Veto Keystone XL Pipeline Bill
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, expected OBama veto, environment, destruction, ecosystems, GoodNews, government, green, protection, wildlife, energy )

Cal
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Applaud decision to veto a bill that would authorize construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline
Regulators Take Action Against Delinquent Mines
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, safety violations, envorcement, environment, government, politics )

Cal
- 12 days ago - npr.org
Two weeks after NPR and Mine Safety and Health News reported nearly $70 million in delinquent mine safety penalties at more than 4,000 coal and mineral mines, federal regulators suddenly revived a rare approach to enforce mines to pay.
 

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