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Stop Casino From Destroying Nature Park
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, animals, environment, forests, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 21 hours ago - forcechange.com
By signing this petition, you are urging the New York State Gaming Commission to deny Genting Americas' request to build a casino and resort in Sterling Forest State Park and help protect the wildlife that depend on this pristine land for their survival.
The Grim Story of the Snowy Mountains' Cannibal Horses (TEXT and VIDEOs)
Environment  (tags: world, horses, cannibalism, Australia, 'Pilot Wilderness', horse management, government, ethics, death, animals, sadness, healthconditions, habitat, environment, wildlife, government, nature )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - rawstory.com
On a recent cycle trip into the Pilot Wildnerness, the smell of horse dung never left us. Instead of fresh mountain air, we were accompanied by a smell more commonly associated with horse stables.
What You Can Do Presents: Plastic Free For A Year   video
Environment  (tags: plastic free for a year, challenge, water, nature, humans, oceans, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, forests, wildlife, world, video )

BarbCat
- 3 days ago - youtube.com
It will be a bit of a challenge for me because I have to use plastic straws...
US Homeland Security Moves to Tackle Climate Change Risks
Environment  (tags: climate-change, politics, water, Homeland Security, environment, ecosystems, climatechange, CO2emissions, oceans, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 4 days ago - reuters.com
Protecting the infrastructure of American cities from the effects of climate change is rising on the agenda of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, according to a top agency official.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Activist Group for Massive Climate Action - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISM, activism protection, ecosystems, environment, humans, GoodNews, world, nature, climate-change )

Cal
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
The group of passionate individuals started in Los Angeles, California, and is headed for Washington, DC, 3,000 miles away. Its goal is to inspire the American people, elected leaders, and citizens of the world to act now and help the earth as every ecosy
Diverse, Deceptive, Declining: Orchids Threatened By Deforestation in South America
Environment  (tags: defrorestation, flora, flora and fauna, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, politics, nature )

Cal
- 5 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Because of their extreme diversity and close-knit connections within their ecosystems, biologists consider orchids to be an excellent indicator of an area's overall biodiversity.
A Deathtrap for Wildlife: Stop Thailand's Forest Highway
Environment  (tags: forests, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 5 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Most of Thailand's forests have vanished over the past decades. And now, the government is planning to clear a broad swathe through a UNESCO World Heritage Site to expand a highway.
Protect the Arctic
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, climate, climate-change, conservation, animals, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, rese )

Sara
- 5 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Demand a more cautious approach to offshore drilling in the Arctic. Drilling in the Arctic isn't worth the risk!
Natural Gas a Bridge to Nowhere, Study Finds
Environment  (tags: study, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, fracking, frack is hwack, endangered, environment, research, protection, nature, energy, world )

Cal
- 6 days ago - ecowatch.com
A study published today in the journal Environmental Research Letters found that switching from coal to natural gas would not significantly lower the greenhouse gas emissions that drive climate change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Wild Rogue River, Chetco River, and Oregon Caves National Monument
Environment  (tags: protection, nature, environment, ecosystems, conservation, politics, wildlife, habitat )

Cal
- 6 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Please join me in asking leaders in D.C. to pass land protection bills for three of the Klamath-Siskiyou's special places, the the Wild Rogue, the Chetco River, Oregon Caves National Monument.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge the Obama Administration to Kick Big Oil Out of the Arctic Ocean!
Environment  (tags: SHELL OIL, ARCTIC DRILLING, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, destruction, wildlife, protection, humans, nature, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 6 days ago - change.org
We can't trust Shell Oil in America's Arctic Ocean, but the company recently submitted plans to drill in the region as early as 2015.
Experts Warn of Dire Consequences as Lake Victoria's Water Levels Drop Further
Environment  (tags: research, climate, climate-change, society, water, weather, world, nature, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, climatechange )

Cal
- 7 days ago - ipsnews.net
Climate experts state in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report that a rise in global temperature is what is affecting rainfall patterns over Lake Victoria -- and the worst is yet to come.
Feeding the Planet While Saving Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, agriculture, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, politics, government, green, forests, nature, humans, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 8 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Commercial agriculture drives 71 percent of deforestation worldwide
TAKE ACTION NOW! All Hands On Deck In The Fight Against Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, fractivism, activism, protection, environment, ecosystems, water, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, destruction, conservation, wildlife )

Cal
- 8 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The fight against fracking has reached a crucial tipping point in New York. And even if you don't live in the state, it's an all-hands-on-deck moment.
All Eyes On Obama, World Leaders At Climate Change Summit
Environment  (tags: WorldClimate Summit, ecosystems, environment, politics, world, protection, Sustainabililty, nature )

Cal
- 9 days ago - npr.org
The forecast calls for picture-perfect weather Tuesday in New York City as world leaders gather to discuss the challenge of a changing climate.
 

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