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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Great Barrier Reef: Help Strengthen Environmental Laws
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, pollution, laws, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, oceans, habitatdestruction, politics )

Cal
- 69 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite it being a one-of-a-kind World Heritage site, the Australian government has approved a giant coal mine expansion near our treasured Great Barrier Reef.
Industry Groups Are Freaking Out About Obama's New Smog Pollution Rule
Environment  (tags: pollution, laws, US< protection, politics, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 95 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The Environmental Protection Agency issued a new draft proposed rule on Tuesday to tighten already-existing restrictions on ground-level ozone pollution, the main ingredient of urban smog.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help the Gulf Finally Heal
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, resotring the Gulf, environmental restoration, oil companies, laws, activism, activism protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 216 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Today, the Gulf still waits for action on the ground o truly recover form the disastrous effects of the BP Oil spill.. And we need you to stand up again.
Florida County Goes To Court Over 'Acid Fracking' Near Everglades
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whakc, laws, enorcement, politics, pollution, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, nature, protection )

Cal
- 243 days ago - npr.org
In southwest Florida, county officials are fighting the state over a new oil drilling process that's known by many different names: acidification, acidizing, acid stimulation and acid fracking.
Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
Environment  (tags: EPA< Supreme Court, laws, ethics, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy )

Cal
- 307 days ago - ecowatch.com
The U.S. Supreme Court today revived a critical clean air standard that will protect the health of Americans across 28 Eastern states.
Give Ontario's Environment a Present By Earth Day: Pass Laws to Protect Water and Free Speech By April 22 ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, Canada, laws, water, free speech, humans )

Cher
- 329 days ago - environmentaldefence.ca
Help cut through the political standstill. Urge your MPP to pass these laws by Earth Day (April 22) to protect the water we rely on and to protect Ontario residents' right to speak out to defend the environment.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking in North Carolina
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is wh akc, laws, anti-fracking, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 344 days ago - ipetitions.com
The process of extraction of natural gas has been shown to cause harm to residents, natural resources and communities where the process has occurred across the US and worldwide. We call on the NC General Assembly, the Governor and the Environmental Manage
California's Fracking Opponents Introduce New Moratorium Bill
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, moratorium, CAlifornia, laws, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 374 days ago - news.yahoo.com
California lawmakers have unveiled a new bill that would halt fracking and other controversial oil extraction practices in the state until a comprehensive review of their impact is complete
TAKE ACTION NOW! Interior Secretary Jewell Doesn't Know About the Most Dangerous Federal Fracking Loophole?
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, Hallibrton Loophole, laws, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, water, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 469 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell Secretary Jewell: The "Halliburton Loophole" fracking exemption is a major threat to our health and safety.
NEW YORK: The Secret War of Anti-Fracking Activists
Environment  (tags: fracking, Frack is whack, laws, ordinances, activism, activists, protests, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, water, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 832 days ago - motherjones.com
Dedicated activists in upstate New York are fighting back against big energy companies with what else? Zoning ordinances and petitions. And it's working.
Bolivia Enacts New Law for Mother Earth
Environment  (tags: world, protection, environment, ecosystems, laws, Bolivia, humans, government, green, conservation )

Cal
- 837 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Can the Earth have legal rights? Is a radical change in the way governments and people interact with the planet possible? A new Bolivian law says yes, defining Mother Earth as a living system with rights instead of an object open to unlimited exploitation
TAKE ACTION NOW! No More Dumping Mining Waste Into Our Waters!
Environment  (tags: environment, water, pollution, politics, laws, activism, ecosystems, nature, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 1018 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Ever since President George W. Bush created a massive loophole in the Clean Water Act in 2002, mining companies have been able to dump their toxic and dangerous mining waste directly into the waters we all rely on.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Chicken of the Sea to End the Use of FADs! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: fishing industries, enviornment, marine mammals, slaughtered, caught, killed, protection, laws )

Simone
- 1196 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Mermaids are about the only sea creatures you won't see being brutally killed in this shocking video. And if Chicken of the Sea has their way, that's not going to change. This never-before-seen footage was shot onboard a tuna fishing vessel.
ACTION ALERT: Force Exxon to Higher Standards to Prevent Further Oil Disasters! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: exxon, yellowstone river oil spill, disaster, enviornmental disaster, laws, legaliatoin, conservation )

Simone
- 1207 days ago - forcechange.com
On July 1, 2011, over 42,000 gallons of crude oil spilled into Yellowstone River from a buried Exxon pipeline. Clean up costs are estimated for Exxon at a minimum of $135 million, with more in fines and lawsuits pending.
 

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