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Oil Spills Into Black Sea Near Russian Port After Pipeline Leak
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, ecosystems, world, politics, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - reuters.com
A leak on a major Russian oil pipeline caused a spill in the Black Sea near the port of Tuapse on Wednesday where officials said stormy weather was hampering efforts to assess and respond to the mishap.
GOOD NEWS! Restored Forests Breathe Life Into Efforts Against Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, greenhouse gases, reforestation, conservation, forests, protection, world, politics, pollution, habitat )

Cal
- 3 days ago - nytimes.com
With the recent signs of progress, long-wary environmental groups are permitting themselves a burst of optimism about the world's forests.
Advocacy Group Lashes Out Against Palm Oil Expansion on Philippine Island
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, pam oil, politics, world, ecosystems, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 3 days ago - news.mongabay.com
According to a Survival International report released in October, there are plans to convert up to 20,000 hectares of land in an area that includes forests and indigenous communities to oil palm plantations.
TAKE ACTION NOW! EPA: Force the Koch Brothers to Clean Up Santa's Groundwater!
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, Koch Brothers, polluted water, environment, energy, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, humans, politics )

Cal
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Alaska's largest oil refinery, Flint Hills Resource in North Pole, Alaska is owned by the Koch Brothers.The refinery has a history of groundwater pollution, and has contaminated much of the city's water with a chemical called sulfolane. The refinery has a
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
- 4 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDONESIA: Stop Coal Road in Endangered Species Habitat
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
A proposed coal road cutting through Harapan Rainforest, home to critically endangered species like the Asian elephant, Sumatrian rhinoceros, and Sumatran tiger, threatens vital habitat.
Urge the Bureau of Land Management to Protect Public Lands in Southern Nevada!
Environment  (tags: conservation, animals, endangered, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, desert, wildlife )

Sara
- 4 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
The BLM identified only another 7 percent of those 3 million acres as having wilderness qualities, and it has proposed to set aside an even smaller fraction--just 1 percent. Urge the BLM to protect wilderness in southern Nevada.
Protect the Forest. Stop the Extinction of the Fairy Possum.
Environment  (tags: Fairy Possum, forests, animals, conservation, destruction, endangered, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, protection, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 4 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Join the fight to save the Fairy Possum & its home. Tell Australia's Environment Minister, Greg Hunt, that the endangered Fairy Possum must be protected.
New Report Exposes the 'Dark Side of Conservation'
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, conservation, evictions of native people in thename o, environment, ecosystems, politics, world, humans )

Cal
- 5 days ago - survivalinternational.org
A hard-hitting new report launched by Survival International - the global movement for tribal peoples' rights - reveals how conservation has led to the eviction of millions of tribal people from "protected areas."
Will Normalized Relations With Cuba Help Restore Florida's Coral Reefs?
Environment  (tags: coral reeefs, better US-Cuban relations, science, restoration, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, world, protection )

Cal
- 6 days ago - ecowatch.com
Scientists have already forged strong international connections to study Cuba's rich marine environments. By removing some of the barriers to their work, we may end up learning some lessons about how to restore coral reefs here in the U.S.
Stop Invasive Pipeline From Destroying Natural Areas ~ PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: politics, pollution, protection, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, environment, healthconditions )

Beverly
- 6 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Stop the degradation of natural areas and fresh waterways from a proposed pipeline project.
TAKE ACTION NOW! GREAT BARRIER REEF:--One Bank to Wreck a World Wonder?!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, energy, Great Barrier Reef, great barrier reef petition sign, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, world, wildlife, conservation, oceans, politics, government, green )

Cal
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
IndiaâEUR(TM)s coal king is bidding for a $1 billion bank loan to turn one of the world's ecological treasures into a major shipping lane. But if we act fast we can block his billion and keep the Great Barrier Reef home for whales and dolphins, not hulking co
Protect Diverse Bengal Tiger Habitat.THIS MAJESTIC ANIMAL FACES EPIC STRUGGLE TO SURVIVE.
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, Frenchcompany.escape, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildl )

Rose ann
- 6 days ago - forcechange.com
Bangladeshi Estuary has threatened the habitat of Irrawaddy and Gangetic dolphins and the endangered Royal Bengal Tiger. The oil tanker in question was traveling along an approved route through the Chandpai Dolphin Sanctuary. We demand that Bangladesh...
Why Is Ecuador Selling Its Economic and Environmental Future to China?
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, Ecuador, politics, world, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thenation.com
The slick, oily underside of Correa's "citizens' revolution."
OP-ED:How Can the Climate Movement Force the Billionaires and Corporations to Change Their Ways?
Environment  (tags: climate-change, activism, activismenvironment, ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, protection, world )

Cal
- 7 days ago - alternet.org
Our communications and mobilization capacities are limited, compared to those of our adversaries.
 

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