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Thousands Are Gathering in New Orleans to Protest the Sale of New Oil and Gas Leases in the Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: actiivsm, oil drilling, gulf of Mexico, Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, pollution, protection, healthconditions, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 93 days ago - alternet.org
With the BP oil spill still in recent memory, activists are planning a massive protest to stop destructive drilling in the Gulf of Mexico.
Native American Tribe Gets Federal Funds to Flee Rising Seas
Environment  (tags: climate change, Biloxi Chitimacha Choctaw, Indians, Native Americans, sea level rise, relocation, Gulf of Mexico, Louisisiana )

Dandelion
- 99 days ago - insideclimatenews.org
Land that has supported the Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Indians through trapping fishing and agriculture for 170 years is being swallowed by the Gulf of Mexico. Relocation will make the tribe one of the first populations in US resettled from climate change
It's Been More Than Five Years Since the Epic Oil Spill That Devastated the Gulf of Mexico.
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico )

Michael
- 180 days ago - upworthy.com
Watch out for the tar balls - 10xs more carcinogenic than anything else.
The BP Oil Spill Happened 5 Years Ago - Graphs Quickly Show Story
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, graphs, disaster, Gulf of Mexico )

Dandelion
- 427 days ago - climatedesk.org
Have a look back at the nations worst ever oil spill, by the numbers. See how we are still paying the price.
Protect the Gulf From Back Room Dealings! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: gulf of mexico, destruction, ecosystems, green, government, habitat, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, wildlife, water )

Lindsey
- 1696 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Good farm policies are vital to the Gulf, as they have the ability to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus pollution that flows down the Mississippi and causes the Gulf Dead Zone.
ACTION ALERT: Keep BP Out of the Gulf of Mexico! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: BP, oil spills, devastation, wildlife, oceans, destruction, gulf of mexico, protection, legalisation, conservation )

Simone
- 1776 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Last year's Deepwater Horizon oil spill was the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. Besides decimating local fishing and tourism industries, the spill fouled miles of coastal marine habitats and theatened many thousands of species.
Restore and Protect the Gulf of Mexico TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 1892 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The Gulf needs your help. Our communities need your help. Our coast needs your help. The firmly-entrenched status quo is our enemy right now. Your actions today will help overcome the obstacles to protecting and restoring the Gulf of Mexico.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Proposals in Congress to Drill in U.S. Waters ! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, wildlife, oil drilling, congress, gulf of mexico, tragedy, devastation, protectoin )

Simone
- 1895 days ago - change.org
On April 20, 2011, a full year will have passed since the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded, killing 11 people and leading to the biggest accidental oil spill in history. Oil gushed into the Gulf of Mexico for 87 days, spewing 200 million gallons
POWER SHIFT
Environment  (tags: youth, Washington, Gulf of Mexico, BP, climate-change )

Dandelion
- 1897 days ago - powershift2011.org
More than 10,000 youth and community members from the Gulf Coast are travelling to Washington DC on Friday to attend Power Shift 2011 to deliver a unified message: the BP oil disaster is not over.
Don't Let BP Back Into the Gulf of Mexico ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, Gulf of Mexico, oil spill, BP, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher
- 1906 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Use this form to send a message to the Obama adminsitration that when it comes to the environment, one strike means you're out - don't let BP back into the Gulf
BP to Resume Deepwater Drilling in Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: BP, Gulf of Mexico, drilling )

Anna
- 1909 days ago - physorg.com
BP will resume deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico in July, some 15 months after the British energy giant was thrown into crisis after a fatal oil spill in the region, a newspaper said Sunday.
ACTION ALERT: No More Deepwater Drilling Permits in the Gulf of Mexico ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: gulf of mexico, deepwater drilling, destruction, habitatdestruction, wildlife, government, healthconditions, pollution )

Simone
- 1909 days ago - soe.salsalabs.com
Even though a new oil spill was recently spotted in the Gulf of Mexico, the Department of Interior has just approved no less than six new deepwater drilling permits!1 These deepwater drilling operations could further damage the Gulf's recovering
Protect Bluefin Tuna Spawning Grounds in the Gulf of Mexico - TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, bluefin tuna, fish, marine wildlife, Gulf of Mexico, wildlife, protection, humans, pollution, ecosystems, oceans, nature )

Yrna
- 1963 days ago - change.org
With the start of bluefin tuna spawning season only a month away, the National Marine Fisheries Service is proposing to require longline fishermen to use "weak hooks," designed to straighten to release bluefin.
Oil Slick Seen From Burning Rig in Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: Oil Slick, Gulf of Mexico, Burning Rig, environment, pollution )

Nancy
- 2122 days ago - news.discovery.com
A mile-long slick was spreading from an oil platform ablaze in the Gulf of Mexico Thursday, the Coast Guard said, citing a report from some of the 13 rig workers who jumped into the sea to safety.
Thank the Wildlife Rescuers in the Gulf of Mexico ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, wildlife, rescuers, Gulf of Mexico, oil spill, nature, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 2149 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Rescuers are working tirelessly to save the wildlife impacted by the BP oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. They are faced with the overwhelming task of finding and saving thousands of oiled birds and hundreds of injured sea turtles and marine
 

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