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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect West African Manatee From Oil Drilling - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: energy, oil drilling, destruction, environment, ecosystems, animals, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 81 days ago - forcechange.com
Cameroon officials have proposed a plan to auction off licenses that would permit oil companies to drill in the Douala-Edéa Wildlife Reserve. This area is home to the threatened West African manatee and many other endangered or otherwise vulnerable animal
NEW ZEALAND: Flotilla to Take on Oil Giant Anadarko
Environment  (tags: acitivsim, oil drilling, energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, nature, humans, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 166 days ago - nzherald.co.nz
The Oil Free Seas flotilla will confront a Texan oil company's drilling ship over 100 nautical miles off the North Island's west coast in the coming weeks.
TAKE ACITON NOW! Prevent Drilling in Yasuni National Park
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, energy, AMAZON, OIL DRILLING, oil drilling, government, green, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, protection, nature, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 185 days ago - forcechange.com
Last week, Ecuador's National Assembly voted to allow oil drilling in the Yasuni National Park. This drilling project would produce 980 million barrels of crude oil and roughly $18.3 billion in profit for Ecuador, but the environmental toll on the park wo
Should Norway Trade Fjords for Oil?
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, development, oil drilling, Norway, world, protection, nature, destruction, conservation, wildlife, pollution )

Cal
- 226 days ago - globalpost.com
Potential riches offshore have turned this tranquil archipelago into a battleground for the future of Norway's oil wealth.
Civil Society Calls for Vote on Drilling in Ecuador's Yasuní Park
Environment  (tags: Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, energy, ecosystems, protection, pollution, world, politics, wildlife, stae-owned )

Cal
- 240 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Ecuadorean government's decision to allow oil drilling in the Yasuní National Park, one of the most biodiverse areas of the planet, has caused alarm among environmentalists and indigenous people, who are calling for a referendum on the issue
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Yasuni National Park in Ecuador
Environment  (tags: Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, energy, ecosystems, protection, pollution, world, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 249 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Yasuni National Park is likely the most biologically diverse spot on the planet. Due to a lack of promised funding to preserve all of htepark, Ecuador's Preident wants to open up a small part of the park to Big Oil for drilling.
TAKE ACTION NOW! No Dumping in the Arctic Ocean
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, destruction, Arctic drilling, oil drilling, protection, nature, humans, pollution, politics, ecosystems, conservation, habitat, wildlife, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 350 days ago - secure2.convio.net
At a recent meeting of the International Maritime Organization, the U.S. delegation--led by the U.S. Coast Guard--opposed a proposal to ban the dumping of garbage in the Arctic Ocean
Greenpeace Launches Arctic 'Whistleblower' Site for Oil Workers
Environment  (tags: oil drilling, Greenpeace, whistleblowers, environment, destruction, energy, ecosystems, nature, protection, humans, world, green, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 363 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Environmental group Greenpeace launched a website on Wednesday seeking to attract whistleblowers from within oil companies to reveal risks with drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic.
After Shell Fiasco, Oil Companies Acknowledge Hazards of Arctic Drilling - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: arctic, arctic drilling, arctic ocean, coast guard, norway, oil, oil drilling, oil spills, salazar, shell, statoil )

Judy
- 387 days ago - switchboard.nrdc.org
Oil giant Shell has reaffirmed its plans to drill there in the future -- and the Obama Administration appears willing to let them. Tell new Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to put the Polar Bear Seas permanently off-limits to Big Oil!
NGOs Call on Obama Administration to Suspend Arctic Oil Drilling After Series of Blunders
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, destruction, Arctic drilling, oil drilling, protection, nature, humans, pollution, politics, ecosystems, conservation, habitat, wildlife, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 466 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A coalition of 17 conservation groups are calling on the Obama Administration to suspend offshore oil and gas drilling in the Arctic after Shell's attempt to drill there has been undermined by a series of mishaps Read more at http://news.mongabay.com/201
Protect the Arctic
Environment  (tags: Arctic, oil drilling, conservation, environment, ecosystems, habitat, wildlife, protection, pollution )

Agnes
- 472 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
Oil Drilling in the Arctic Isn't Worth the Risk.
Peru's Mysterious 'Lot Fitzcarrald' Threatens Uncontacted Tribes
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, culture, oil drilling, ecology, world, protection, habitat, environment, energy, destruction, pollution, wildlife, conservation, forests, green, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 497 days ago - theecologist.org
Peru is set to embark on a major expansion of gas operations in the Camisea region in the Amazon - a move which could decimate Indigenous peoples
Oil and Gas Drilling on the Rise in Ecuador and Peru; Indigenous Communities Share Concerns
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, culture, oil drilling, ecology, world, protection, habitat, environment, energy, destruction, pollution, wildlife, conservation, forests, green, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 497 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Tensions over oil and gas drilling on or near indigenous territories in the Amazon have flared again as Ecuador seeks bidders for oil leases and a company in Peru expands its operations into an area inhabited by nomadic groups that shun contact
Action Alert: Protect the Arctic; Oil Drilling in the Arctic Isn't Worth the Risk.
Environment  (tags: action alert, sign the petition, Arctic, oil drilling, oil spills, toxic chemicals, fossil fuels, endangered species, polar bears, whates, seals )

Brian
- 550 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.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. Please sign the petition.
Victory for America's Arctic! ACTION
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, Alaska, oil drilling, Shell, Obama, nature, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, endangered, oceans )

Nancy
- 582 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
There are many reasons Shell wasn't able to drill this year, but the big culprit is Shell's own lack of preparedness. From not meeting its Clean Air permits to a damaged oil spill containment dome, Shell showed that it just couldn't drill safely.
 

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