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Polluting Politics: Koch Industries and Others Spend Millions to Gut Clean Water Act Protections
Environment  (tags: Koch Brothers, Clean Water Act, lobbyng against clean water, greed, politics, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, healthconditions, humans )

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- 2 days ago - ecowatch.com
It turns out that the same companies that are polluting our waterways with toxic chemicals are also polluting our politics with their spending
TAKE ACTION NOW! What Kind of Government Would Lobby Banks to Destroy Our Great Barrier Reef?
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, destruction, mininginterests, overdevelopment, greed, environment, ecosystems, pollution, protection, conservation, water, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 2 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Big international banks have publicly backed out of funding the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef, but now our government is secretly lobbying them to change their minds.
Is Bolivia Going to Frack 'Mother Earth'?
Environment  (tags: fracking, f rack is whack, Bolivia, oil companies, greed, pollution, healthconditions, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, environment, government, green, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, protection, water, nature, politics, energy )

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- 6 days ago - theguardian.com
First steps towards producing shale gas meet with increasing concern among Bolivian civil society
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Last Undisturbed River in Romanian Carpathians!
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, overdevelopment, greed, destruction, ecosystems, politics, conservation, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 42 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A series of "administrative mistakes" have led to the approval of two hydropower plants, which will irreversibly destroy the river and its valley, within a Natura 2000 site declared for species of fish, crayfish and the European otter
Peru's Rainforest Turns to Wasteland From Illegal Gold Mining
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, world, mining interests, greed, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 89 days ago - nbcnews.com
Decades of illegal gold mining have transformed large expanses of virgin Peruvian rainforest into pocked, denuded, mercury-poisoned wastelands.
How Oil Ate the Heart of North Dakota
Environment  (tags: greed, pollution, habitat, fracking Bakken, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, politics, protection )

Cal
- 96 days ago - grist.org
Nothing completes a quiet morning drinking coffee and reading the paper like a multi-part investigative saga of pollution and the fracking boom in North Dakot
TAKE ACTION NOW! NEW YORK: Tell Governor Cuomo: Ban Fracking Now.
Environment  (tags: frackin, frack s whack, greed, pollution, healthconditions, water, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy )

Cal
- 99 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Governor Cuomo signaled in October that he will make a decision about whether to open New York to fracking before the end of the year.1
Big Oil Can't Wait For the New Republican Majority in Congress
Environment  (tags: politics, environment, ecosystems, Republicans, Keystone XL, energy issues, greed, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 104 days ago - motherjones.com
Even after the Keystone XL Senate defeat, the incoming fossil fuels caucus is poised to provide huge gains for the oil and gas industry.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Tongass National Park
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, politics, greed, wildlife, protection, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, nature )

Cal
- 120 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The State of Alaska and the Federal Highway Administration plan to clear-cut vast portions of roadless areas in the Tongass National Forest to construct a road out of Juneau through treacherous avalanche country to an uninhabited river delta.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Removal of Historic Mountain - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: energy, greed, greedy energy companies, environment, ecosystems, conservation, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, government )

Cal
- 183 days ago - forcechange.com
Save historical Blair Mountain from being destroyed by greedy energy companies
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Corporations From Illegally Destroying a National Park in Borneo- ForceChange
Environment  (tags: corporate abuse, mininginterests, greed, deforestation, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, animals, nature, humans, government )

Cal
- 186 days ago - forcechange.com
Although the Indonesian government has chosen to impose a temporary moratorium on the deforestation of their country's rainforests, corporations continue to illegally raze the ground at Borneo's Tanjung Puting National Park. A palm oil company is tearing
Deforestation Donuts-- Your Favorite Donut Chains Are Destroying Rainforests and the Creatures Who Live There
Environment  (tags: deforestation, doughnut chains, palm oil, palm oil production, corporate indiffrence, greed, world, wildlife, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals )

Cal
- 267 days ago - d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net
Major companies like Krispy Kreme, Tm Horton's, Dunkin Donuts fry their doughnuts in palm oil, a commodity obtained by cutttng down rainforests. That deforestation is destroying the habitats of orangutans, tigers and other threatened species.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: PROTECT THE GREAT BARRIER REEF--STOP THE CARMICHAEL MINE!
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, Australia, mining companies, greed, greedy energy companies, world, protection, oceans, pollution, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, ecosystems )

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- 284 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
Queensland's 'in-the-coal-business' Government is allowing one of the most reckless companies in the world, Adani, to create a monstrous new mine in the Galilee Basin.Environment Minister Hunt has the final say, and he could announce his decision at any m
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Tell Tony Abbott to Keep His Hands Off Our National Parks!
Environment  (tags: world, protection, ecosystems, environment, national parks, corporate lobbying, corruption, mining interrests, greed, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 335 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Abbott's new forests policy? No more national parks, the destruction of Tasmania's World Heritage listed forests -- and an announcement that our pristine wilderness is now "open for business". This is corporate power gone crazy
 

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