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Say YES to a National Park in the South Okanagan ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, Canada, national parks, nature )

- 30 days ago -
The province of B.C. recently announced a new proposed conservation framework for the South Okanagan that includes two areas to be considered for national park designation, and one area to be considered under provincial Conservancy designation (see map)
Keep Bottled Water Out of Our National Parks - Food
Environment  (tags: plastics, plastic pollutiion, plastic water bottles, national parks, bottled water industry, water refilling stations )

- 155 days ago -
24 national parks in 10 states have banned the sale of plastic water bottles, opting instead to use water refilling stations.But the bottled water industry is now working with members of Congress to block any funding to stop the sale of plastic bottles
Stop Pipeline From Damaging Untouched Land
Environment  (tags: national parks, wildlife, animals, pipelines, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, nature, government, politics )

- 160 days ago -
By signing this petition, you are demanding that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission take control of this project and assess a strict environmental review of this invasive pipeline.
Fracking: Keep the Ban in National Parks and Wildlife Zones
Environment  (tags: fracking, national parks, animals, conservation, habitat, humans, nature, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

- 201 days ago -
Keep your promise to protect our beautiful nature and wildlife sites from fracking. Don t allow fracking to happen in or under our National Parks, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Sites of Special Scientific Interest.
Protect National Parks From Fracked Gas Pipelines
Environment  (tags: conservation, CO2emissions, environment, habitatdestruction, protection, wildlife, national parks, fossil fuels, pollution, destruction )

- 209 days ago -
A bill that will allow gas-fracked pipelines to run through national parks is under consideration in the House. These pipelines will pose a great risk and cause damage to the protected parks that are home to wildlife. Please sign!
Koch-Backed Group Calls for End of National Parks
Environment  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, corruption, Koch Brothers, national parks, end to national parks, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, wildlife )

- 212 days ago -
The National Park Service has been systematically starved of funds, which suits the Kochs just fine.
Help Save the Greater Canyonlands
Environment  (tags: greater canyonlands, environment, government, politics, science, wildlife, nature, ecosystems, conservation, animals, national parks, native american rights, Native Americans, Native American Culture, Native American activism )

- 279 days ago -
The solution to stop pollution and development facing Greater Canyonlands is to resurrect Harold Ickes's plan and make 1.8 million acres of it a giant national monument. Learn more by clicking on the link.
Tell Congress: Vote NO on Blocking New National Parks PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, national parks, protection )

- 380 days ago -
Just one month into 2015, three new measures threaten to severely undermine the Antiquities Act, which was first signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt to protect special places as national monuments.
Honor Buffalo Soldiers in Our National Parks ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, Buffalo Soldiers, habitat, National Parks, protection )

- 504 days ago -
In the late 19th century and early 20th century, African-American troops who came to be known as the Buffalo Soldiers served in many critical roles in the western United States, including protecting some of the first National Parks.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Vote No on the "No More National Parks" Bill
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, politics, protection, national parks, pending legislation, acitivsm, conservation )

- 577 days ago -
An outrageous House bill threatens to severely undermine the Antiquities Act, which was first signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt to protect special places as national monuments. Demand that your member of Congress vote NO on H.R. 1459.
National Parks Are In The Forever Business And Climate Change Is Bad For Business
Environment  (tags: climate-change, nature, ecosystems, national parks, environment, conservation )

- 586 days ago -
Climate Change and our National Parks--A new study from National Park Service scientists William B. Monahan and Nicholas titled Climate Exposure of U.S. National Parks in a New Era of Change shows just how much of a challenge this will be.
Protect Our National Parks ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, national parks )

- 628 days ago -
Tell your senators to fully fund critical National Park Service maintenance projects!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Herbicide Spraying in Our National Parks
Environment  (tags: pesticides, pollutioon, national parks, environement, pollution, Ecosystems & pollution )

- 644 days ago -
Wildlife such as ungulates eat the sprayed grasses. Small animals make their nests in grasses and so called "weeds". The few roads that exist in parks when sprayed will not as proven deter invasive species
The Grandeur of Our National Parks
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, National Parks )

- 660 days ago -
This weekend is the beginning of National Parks Week (meaning you can enter National Parks for free). I'm excited by our National Parks. I have a Passport and get a stamp for each one I visit. The awe-inspiring views are difficult to describe, but these
Go Wild for National Park Week: April 19-27
Environment  (tags: national parks, environment, ecotourism, biodiversity, wildlife, protection, habitat, ecosystems, environment, politics, nature )

- 661 days ago -
Each spring, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation host National Park Week, a presidentially proclaimed celebration of our national heritage. This year National Park Week--technically nine days--is scheduled for April 19-27.

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