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TAKE ACTION NOW! Big Oil Must Stop Poisoning Communities!
Environment  (tags: pollution, oil refineries, environment, destruction, healthconditions, ecosystems, protection, humans, nature, wildlife, government, energy )

Cal
- 17 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
There are nearly 150 oil refineries nationwide, and each year they pollute the air in communities with a toxic soup of carcinogens, neurotoxins, and hazardous metals, including benzene, hydrogen cyanide, hydrofluoric acid, arsenic, and lead.
Can It Be Stopped? Ghana's Forests 'Could Completely Disappear in Less Than 25 Years'
Environment  (tags: deforestation, deforestationhabitat, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, nature, trees, animals, conservation, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 27 days ago - news.mongabay.com
At its current rate of forest loss, a study estimates that Ghana could be devoid of major forest cover in less than a quarter-century.
Pennsylvania Finally Reveals 243 Cases Of Drinking Water Contamination By Fracking Chemicals
Environment  (tags: Fracking, Facking Wastes, drinking water contamination, destruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, science, Sustainabililty, water )

Betsy
- 20 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
For the first time, Pennsylvania has made public 243 cases of contamination of private drinking wells from oil and gas drilling operations. Wells in 22 counties effected. Some "accidents" poisoned more than one well, some water "undrinkable".
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Let Mining Companies Take Northern Europe's Last Wilderness!
Environment  (tags: mining companies, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, government, politics, pollution, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, animals )

Cal
- 10 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The international mining industry is threatening vast stretches of wilderness in northern Finland, Sweden and Norway.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Australia's Wild Rivers From Mining Companies and Developers
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, wildlife, animals, habitat, humans, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 18 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The stunning wild rivers of Northern Australia are under threat after new legislation was introduced by the Queensland government.
Many, Many Methane Bubbles Rising in the North Atlantic
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, Methane, North Atlantic, Shocker, conservation, ecosystems, environment, humans, oceans, science, water, weather, world )

Betsy
- 25 days ago - alternet.org
Climate Change Shocker: Streams of methane bubbles are percolating along the Atlantic coast between North Carolina's Outer Banks and Massachusetts' Cape Cod.
The Deep Ocean Is Crucial to a Healthy Planet, and Now Companies Want to Strip-Mine It for Metals
Environment  (tags: deep ocean ecosystems, mining interests, conservation, destruction, environment, ecosystems, oceans, politics, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, humans, protection )

Cal
- 26 days ago - takepart.com
Though the deep ocean covers more than half the planet, we know more about the surface of the moon than about life in the far recesses of the sea. Scientists have come together to protect the deep sea before it's too late.
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
- 24 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
Illegal Tropical Deforestation Driven Globally By "Agro-Conversion"
Environment  (tags: defostation, deforestation, world, wildlife, environment, ecosystems, destruction, politics, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 10 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Nearly 50 percent of tropical deforestation to make room for commercial agriculture between 2000 and 2012 was done so illegally.
World's Last Remaining Forest Wilderness at Risk
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, wildlife, politics, forests, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, protection, government )

Cal
- 10 days ago - ipsnews.net
- The world's last remaining forest wilderness is rapidly being lost - and much of this is taking place in Canada, not in Brazil or Indonesia where deforestation has so far made the headlines.
Here's How Brazil's New Presidential Candidate Could Help Save the Planet
Environment  (tags: politics, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 26 days ago - globalpost.com
Marina Silva has a chance at becoming the first environmentalist to lead a major world economy. Here is what that might look like.
Is Your Sunscreen Harming Dolphins and Whales?
Environment  (tags: animals, healthconditions, humans, sunscreens, pollution, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 31 days ago - takepart.com
Researchers find that two common sunscreen ingredients are toxic to tiny animals that are a food source for fish and whales.
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
- 22 days ago - forcechange.com
Save historical Blair Mountain from being destroyed by greedy energy companies
Malaysian Palm Oil Chief Misleads on Deforestation
Environment  (tags: deforestation. world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, humans, government, politics )

Cal
- 12 days ago - news.mongabay.com
One of Malaysia's top palm oil officials has once again misled the public on the state of forests in Malaysia.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank Oscar-Winning Actress Emma Thompson for Speaking Out Against Global Warming - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, conservation, protection, humans )

Cal
- 29 days ago - forcechange.com
Earlier this month, Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson took time out to take a trip to the Arctic with Greenpeace. While on this educational journey, Thompson shared insight into what everyday people can do to make positive changes in their own lives to
 

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