START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Environment

ACTION: Help People and Animals in California
Environment  (tags: agriculture, animals, environment, health, humans, oceans, pollution, protection, water, wildlife )

Maria
- 2359 days ago - care2.com
If you are concerned with civil rights and/or the health and well-being of pets, wildlife, and the oceans please give a moment of your time to this pressing issue in California. People and animals are being sprayed with untested chemicals...
Have You Heard the Buzz? Save the Bees!
Environment  (tags: destruction, healthconditions, animals, endangered, pollution )

Teresa
- 1195 days ago - avaaz.org
Quietly, globally, billions of bees are dying, threatening our crops and food. But a global ban of one group of pesticides could save bees from extinction.
Human Race 'Will Be Extinct Within 100 Years', Claims Leading Scientist
Environment  (tags: climatechange, climate-change, humans, extinction, globalwarming, Sustainabililty, pollution )

Kit
- 1364 days ago - ourcompass.wordpress.com
Professor Frank Fenner, emeritus professor of microbiology at the Australian National University, has predicted that the human race will be extinct within the next 100 years.
Take Action! Week 2-Worldwide Campaign to Save the Grand Canyon | Sustainability Education Network
Environment  (tags: Grand Canyon, uranium mining, conservation, ecosystems, environment, pollution, healthconditions, wildlife )

Suzanne
- 1325 days ago - sen4earth.org
The Grand Canyon is one of the world's most pristine and majestic treasures. Mother Nature needs our help to save it! We all need to act to protect the Grand Canyon. Pledge to do your part! Signatures are needed! Please make sure you have signed both!
The Death of Lake Tai: China Treats Environmentalists as a Bigger Threat Than Pollution
Environment  (tags: Lake Tai, China, environmentalism, pollution, dissidence in China )

RC
- 2380 days ago - nytimes.com
Dramatic story of one man's crusade to save Lake Tai, central to China's "land of fish and rice." Inatead of working to save the lake, Chinses officials jailed the man trying to keep it ecologically viable.
The Oil Spill's Toxic Trade-Off   video
Environment  (tags: Suan Shaw, TED Talks, toxicity, Corexit, oil dispersants, BP oil spill, Gulf Coast oil spill, destruction, research, science, conservation, habitatdestruction, pollution )

Pamylle
- 1344 days ago - youtube.com
video:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtMFL2ViM-c&f eature=player_embedded#! Toxicologist Susan Shaw explains on TED Talks how Corexit & Oil are even more dangerous combined than as separate compounds.
Keystone Pipeline Doomed? Why the GOP's Insistance on Including It in the Payroll Tax Cut Bill May Be a Good Thing
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, obama, politics, activism, protests, environment, destruction, protection, nature, ecosystems, humans, pollution, conservation, wildlife, GoodNews )

Cal
- 853 days ago - alternet.org
It gives President Obama a chance to affirm his commitment to environmental and climate issues, and reject the pipeline completely.
Stop Fracking in Michigan Before It's Too Late ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 26 days ago - secure3.convio.net
We need your voice. Add your name below to help stop the spread of fracking before it pollutes the Great Lakes.
UK---Fertiliser Pollution Lives on in the River Thames
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, UK, agriculture, runoff, water, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, conservation, humans, world )

Cal
- 852 days ago - planetearth.nerc.ac.uk
The rapid rise in intensive agriculture since the Second World War together with the use of fertilisers has led to severe nitrate pollution in the River Thames, report scientists.
British Firm Under Attack for Mining Near Grand Canyon
Environment  (tags: endangered, environment, pollution, human, Sustainabililty )

Robert
- 2226 days ago - independent.co.uk
The Grand Canyon, the great American landmark which is one of the world's most celebrated preserved areas taking millions of years in the making, so why in God's name are they putting it in danger.
Save the Grand Canyon
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, healthconditions, pollution, wildlife, water, nature, protection, conservation, ecosystems, destruction )

Suzanne
- 1404 days ago - environmentarizona.org
In the last five years, mining companies have expressed the desire to mine on 800 claims within five miles of the Grand Canyon--close enough that the cyanide and other toxic chemicals they use to separate ore from rock could run off into the streams ...
ACTION ALERT: Tell British Columbia to Stop Dirty Oil Plan & Save World's Last 400 Spirit Bears
Environment  (tags: Enbridge, Northern gateway pipeline, Canada, British Columbia, Alberta tar sands, tar sands, oil, spirit bear, endangered species, pollution, habitat destruction, NRDC, Reynard Loki, 13.7 Billion Years )

Reynard
- 901 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Energy giant Enbridge wants to ship 500,000 barrels of oil a day from the Alberta tar sands through the spirit bear's rainforest home. Tell British Columbia Premier Christy Clark to oppose this destructive plan and save this iconic animal.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop DuPont Chemical From Poisoning New Jersey Families
Environment  (tags: business, corruption, corporate, environment, health, POLLUTION, pollution, society, news, dishonesty, ethics, usa, healthconditions, pollution, environment, destruction, nature )

Cal
- 860 days ago - change.org
From 1902 to 1994, the DuPont Chemical company dumped chemicals into New Jersey's Pompton Lakes. While the company abandoned the explosives site years ago, it has yet to clean up the mess it left behind.
Stop the Dumping of Coal Ash Into Lake Michigan ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, destruction, pollution )

Cher
- 868 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The SS Badger dumps nearly four tons of toxic coal ash into Lake Michigan every day for five months of the year--that's more than all 125 other ships on the Great Lakes combined!
Billions of Plastic Fragments in the Mediterranean Threaten Marine Life ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1207 days ago - change.org
About 250 billion microscopic bits of plastic floating in the Mediterranean Sea, posing a threat to marine biodiversity, which reverberates in the food chain, experts estimate. The announcement was made by marine biologists from France and Belgium, which
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment tagged with pollution

top story finders in Environment

1. Cher C. 72 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado 71 popular stories

3. Carole K. 69 popular stories

4. Debbie Williamson 65 popular stories

5. Nicole W. 64 popular stories

6. Laura H. 62 popular stories

7. Ljiljana Milic 59 popular stories

8. Kit B. 57 popular stories

9. Richard S. 56 popular stories

10. AniMae Chi 51 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!