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Experts 'Stunned' at How Fast Oceans Are Warming
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ocean warming, study, climate, protection, nature, oceans, world, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 18 hours ago - theecologist.org
Southern hemisphere oceans are warming at double the expected rate, a new study has found
Tell KLK to Leave Collingwood Bay Immediately
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - ran.org
Development of Lot 5 for palm oil would violate KLK's own commitments not to clear primary forests, High Conservation Value Forests or High Carbon Stock forests.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA That You Support Their Efforts to Cut Carbon Emissions on Behalf of the Ocean
Environment  (tags: oceans, pollution, politics, EPA, power plant emissions )

Cal
- 2 days ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an action that would cut power plants' carbon emissions--emissions that are changing the very nature of our ocean
Drive to Mine the Deep Sea Raises Concerns Over Impacts
Environment  (tags: deep ocean mining, lack of safeguards, pollution, protection, oceans, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 4 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Mining companies are targeting vast areas of the deep ocean for mineral extraction. But with few regulations in place, critics fear such development could threaten seabed ecosystems that scientists say are only now being fully understood
Pacific Climate Change Warriors Block World's Largest Coal Port
Environment  (tags: activism, climate-change, world, pollution, ecosystems, oceans, politics, environment )

Cal
- 6 days ago - ipsnews.net
Climate Change Warriors from 12 Pacific Island nations paddled canoes into the world's largest coal port in Newcastle, Australia, Friday to bring attention to their grave fears about the consequences of climate change on their home countries.
Oceans Getting Hotter Than Anybody Realized
Environment  (tags: Oceans, Warming, Climate Change, Negative Impact, Sea Level Rise )

Brian
- 7 days ago - livescience.com
"The upper levels of the planet's oceans -- those of the northern and southern hemispheres combined -- had been warming during several decades prior to 2005 at rates that were 24 to 58 percent faster than had previously been realized."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prevent Offshore Drilling on the East Coast - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: offshore oil drilling, environment, oil companies, destruction, ecosystems, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, government, energy )

Cal
- 10 days ago - forcechange.com
Now that the West Coast has successfully blocked efforts to start offshore drilling in the Pacific Ocean, oil companies have refocused their efforts to the East Coast where more state legislators may be open to accepting this destructive practice.
TAKE ACTION NOW! KEEP BIG OIL OUT OF THE ATLANTIC!
Environment  (tags: WHALES, OIL EXPLORATION, OIL DRILLING IN THEATLANTIC, OBAMA, obama, environment, destruction, ecosystems, oceans, politics, protection, world, humans, conservation, energy )

Cal
- 10 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell President Obama to withdraw his administration's approval of oil and gas exploration using high-intensity seismic airguns off most of the East Coast -- and save some 100,000 whales, dolphins and other marine mammals from needless suffering and injury
Protect the Arctic
Environment  (tags: Artic ocean, waters, oil spilled, endagered, whales, polar bears, seals, wildlife, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, pr )

Sara
- 13 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
The Arctic Ocean's pristine waters are in danger. No technology currently exists to clean up oil spilled in the region home to endangered whales, polar bears, seals and other wildlife.
Acidifying Seas Endanger Sharks' Surviva
Environment  (tags: sharks, acidification of the oceans, oceans, ecosystems, environment, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 13 days ago - theecologist.org
Scientific studies show that as carbon dioxide acidifies the oceans, sharks are less able to detect prey, and their chances of survival are reduced,
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Protect Sea Lions, Sharks and Whales and Reject Oil and Gas Off Kangaroo Island
Environment  (tags: PROPOSED ENERGY EXPLORATION, energy, destruction, environment, ecosystems, politics, oceans, world, pollution, healthconditions, protection, nature, humans )

Cal
- 14 days ago - change.org
The petroleum industry is attempting to open this precious area as a new frontier for oil and gas, threatening marine species and the marine environment
Climate Change Is Killing Coral Reefs, and That Could Cost the Economy $1 Trillion a Year
Environment  (tags: climate-change, oceans, ocean acidificaiton, costs of climate change )

Cal
- 14 days ago - takepart.com
Carbon emissions have triggered a 26 percent increase in ocean acidification
TAKE ACTION NOW! Australia: No Super Trawlers
Environment  (tags: oceans, politics, government, super trawlers world, environment, conservation, ecosystems, protection, pollution, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 16 days ago - action.greenpeace.org.au
The ban on super trawlers in Australian waters is set to expire next month. Super trawlers are oversized fishing vessels with industrial freezers that can can process hundreds of tonnes of fish per day
Nature Is Speaking! VIDEOS!
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, protection, humans, habitat, water, trees, forests, oceans, wildlife )

Cher
- 18 days ago - natureisspeaking.org
The message is simple: Nature doesn't need people. People need nature.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Your Senator: Walruses Suffer as Sea Ice Melts
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, ice melt, destruction, ecosystems, environment, oceans, climate-change, climate, animals, wildlife, world, nature, humans, politics, protection )

Cal
- 20 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change warns that if we don't take strong action to address global warming soon, 20-30% of the world's plant and animal species will be at increased risk of extinction by 2050.
 

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