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Help Stop the Northern Gateway Pipeline in Canada - NRDC's Save BioGems
Environment  (tags: Environment, Canada, Spirit Bear, Marine Wildlife, Endangered Species, First Nations, Oil Industry, Habitat destruction, Ecosystem, Rainforest, Trees, NRDC, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 8 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Canada's federal government has just approved the Northern Gateway tar sands pipeline, which threatens to destroy the coastal rainforest home of the Spirit Bear and First Nations communities that have thrived there for thousands of years.
Pipeline Explodes in West Virginia
Environment  (tags: pipeline, W Va, ecosystems, environment, wildlife, gas line explosion, habitat destruction )

Nancy
- 36 days ago - dailykos.com
This is the fourth major pipeline incident that's occurred this month. In Montana, a 50,000 gallon spill resulted in cancer-causing chemicals leaking into residents' drinking water.
10 Most Important Environmental Stories of 2014
Environment  (tags: climate change, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, habitat destruction, fracking, drought, plastic bags, Cargill, deforestation, election, oil )

Nancy
- 66 days ago - nationofchange.org
Climate change and energy dominate 2014's most important environmental stories. It is nice seeing positive environmental changes that will improve our world's future.
Zambian Copper Mine Threatens World Heritage Site in Africa - Via Mail & Guardian
Environment  (tags: Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mining Industry, Elephants, Endangered Species, National Park, World Heritage Site, Environment, Habitat destruction, Wildlife )

Victoria
- 74 days ago - mg.co.za
Zambia's high court is to decide on issuing a licence for a copper mine in a game reserve, the Lower Zambezi National Park, bordering Zimbabwe's Mana Pools World Heritage Site. This area is an important elephant corridor and home to endangered species.
Stop Bristol Bay Mega-Mining in Alaska and Save Wild Salmon - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Bristol Bay, Mining Industry, Ecosystem, Environmental destruction, Habitat destruction, Water Pollution, Salmon migration, Spirit Bears, Trees, Wetlands, Endangered Species, Wildlife, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 75 days ago - forcechange.com
On December 16th, 2014, President Obama banned oil and gas drilling in the Bristol Bay, BUT this does not affect the Pebble Mine gold and copper mega-mine project which would destroy the ecosystem, the great salmon migration and spirit bear habitat.
Petition: SAY NO to Plasdwr Building Scheme & SAVE Our Landscape!
Environment  (tags: suburban sprawl, Habitat Destruction )

Slava
- 84 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please help the local people of Cardiff save their beautiful landscape and wildlife to prevent the vast build of 7,000 homes currently planned on 900 acres of this land in north west Cardiff'. Plans can be seen on http://www.walesonline.co.uk/business/bus
The Canadian Government Just Granted Big Oil Companies the Right to Bomb the Arctic Seabed. PETITION
Environment  (tags: Canada, Clyde River, Nunavut, narwhals, Inuit, Big Oilconservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitat destruction )

Evelyn
- 86 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Oil exploration threatens narwhals and an entire way of life. Oil exploration and offshore drilling destroys aquatic ecosystems, putting the narwhal and Inuit communities both at risk. Don't allow Big Oil to wreck the Arctic Ocean." PLEASE SIGN
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Australia's Native Forests: Support Ethical Pape
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, rainforsts, world progection, ecosystems, habitat destruction )

Cal
- 96 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Logging in Australia's precious native forests is driving the Fairy Possum and many other animals to the point of no return. The tiny Fairy Possum is small enough to snuggle in the palm of your hand and weighs less than a block of chocolate.
Sign the Petition to Tanzania's President, Jakaya Kikwete.
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, humans rights, endangered, Habitat Destruction, government, humans, nature, protection, wildlife )

Sara
- 99 days ago - action.sumofus.org
The Tanzanian government plans to kick 40,000 Maasai people off their ancestral land to make way for a luxury big game hunting reserve.
End Shell's Arctic Dreams ACTION
Environment  (tags: Shell, Arctic drilling, wildlife, ecosystems, environment, water, habitat destruction, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 100 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Shell has been trying, and failing, to drill in the Arctic for eight years. Most recently, Shell's made a request to the US government to extend its lease to drill for another 5 years.
Protect Rocky Mountain Forests Before It's Too Late ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: Rock Mountains, climate-change, habitat destruction, global warming, nature, habitat, wildlife, weather, destruction, environment, protection )

Carrie
- 117 days ago - secure3.convio.net
A new UCS report shows Rocky Mountain trees are dying at an unprecedented rate. Heat and drought stress, bark beetle infestations, and wildfires--all increasing in intensity due to global warming--are causing widespread die-offs
A Parched Farm Town Is Sinking, and So Are Its Residents' Hearts
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, drought, Stratford Ca, habitat destruction, business, money, americans )

Nancy
- 129 days ago - msn.com
"There are so many people in the parade that it leaves about 20 people watching," Orton said, shaking with laughter. "And the next year, we do it again. This town has a way of holding on."
Help Stop the Canadian Government Turning Prime Wilderness Lakes Into Toxic Mine Dumps - The Petition Site
Environment  (tags: Toxic Pollution, mine waste, Imperial Metals, Habitat Destruction )

Slava
- 130 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sixteen Canadian lakes are scheduled to be officially but quietly reclassified as toxic dump sites for mines. CBC News has learned the lakes to be polluted with toxic waste include prime wilderness fishing lakes from B.C. to Manitoba, Newfoundland, Labra
Say "No" to Unsafe Oil Drilling in the Arctic Ocean! ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, arctic drilling, wildlife, polar bears, penguins, climate-change, habitat destruction, food source destruction, animals )

Nancy
- 132 days ago - act.oceana.org
We can't stand back and watch while a potential oil spill threatens to put Arctic Ocean ecosystems at risk. Say "No" to unsafe oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean.
Help Save the Rare Animals and Forests of Woodlark Island From Logging Companies - The Petition Site
Environment  (tags: logging companies, forest protection, clear cutting, Habitat Destruction )

Slava
- 145 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Woodlark is home to an ecosystem shared for thousands of years between tribal peoples & a myriad of rare, endangered & endemic species.However, the pristine forests of Woodlark are under threat having become the target of a logging company, Karridale Limi
 

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