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Stop Dumping Heavy Metals in Our Water
Environment  (tags: humans, water, pollution, heavy metals )

B
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Restore clean water protections to all of America's waterways and ensure healthy water The corporate food industry is a major culprit in causing water pollution in the United States, and this is becoming an ever-growing problem. According to the
The Economics of Global Warming
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, environment, money, politics, society, environment, ecosystems, destruction, world, protection, pollution, government, climate-change )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Those who don't outright deny the existence of human-caused global warming often argue we can't or shouldn't do anything about it because it would be too costly.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Acid Fracking in the Everglades - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: acid fracking, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, protection, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government, politics, energy )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Citizens and county officials are fighting the use of acid fracking near the Florida Everglades. While acid fracking has been used before in the state, it has never been used this close to the national park
Rolling Coal: Conservatives 'Screw' Obama By Modifying Trucks to Spew Toxic Black Smoke (TEXT and VIDEO)
Environment  (tags: Americans, ethics, health conditions, environment, government, humans, pollution, protection, politics, nature )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Conservatives who detest President Barack Obama and EPA clean air regulations are modifying their vehicles to purposefully spew black smoke into the atmosphere.
Anti-Fracking Clashes in Romania as Activists Break Into Chevron Site
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, fractivism, protests, Romania, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, protection, politics, healthconditions, water )

Cal
- 1 day ago - rt.com
Hundreds of protesters have broken into a Chevron site after the US oil giant resumed its search for shale gas in northeast Romania
How the Obama Administration Is Keeping Big Coal Alive
Environment  (tags: Big Coal, politics, obama, priorities, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thenation.com
While the Obama administration is taking steps to discourage coal consumption at home, it is tacitly promoting coal exports overseas. Last
In China's Heartland, A Toxic Trail Leads From Factories to Fields to Food
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, ecosystems, environment, food supply, water pollutio, toxic soil, China, habitat, world, politics )

Cal
- 2 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Toxic pollution from Hunan's mines and heavy metal plants has contaminated large tracts of its once-fertile farmland and put China's staple food supply at risk.
The Yamuna River--India's Unholy Mess
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, world, India, water pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, politics, protection )

Cal
- 2 days ago - ipsnews.net
the Ganges' largest tributary, the Yamuna - also one of the most polluted in the world and which provides the capital city of Delhi with 70 percent of its water needs
Take Action! - Curb Plastic Pollution in Oceans - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Curb, plastic, pollution, oceans, garbage patch )

Marie
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a fairly well-known picture of pollution in our oceans. It sits on the ocean's surface, and goes deeper beyond what we can see. This is how we think of ocean pollution.
Caribbean Coral Reefs "Will Be Lost Within 20 Years" Without Protection
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, coral reefs in theCaribbean, pollution, destruction, ecosystems, environment, protection, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation )

Cal
- 4 days ago - motherjones.com
Major report warns that loss of grazing fish due to pollution and overfishing is a key driver of region's coral decline.
India - Now Nuclear and Environmental Dissent Is a Crime
Environment  (tags: dissent, acitvism, India, law, overdevelopment, development, govenrmentecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, pollution, radia-active, protection, world )

Cal
- 5 days ago - theecologist.org
In modern India any form of dissent from the neoliberal corporate model of development is being criminalised,
Russia's Wildlife Protector Is on a Mission of Destruction
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, government, destruction, ecosystems, environment, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, politics )

Cal
- 5 days ago - theecologist.org
In Russia most of the serious problems encountered by national or regional nature reserves are caused by the very government body that is supposed to be protecting them.
Dark Snow: From the Arctic to the Himalayas, the Phenomenon That Is Accelerating Glacier Melting
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, pollution, black snow, glacial melting, ocean rise, climate-change, politics, oceans, healthconditions, nature, climatechange, climate, humans, world )

Cal
- 5 days ago - theguardian.com
Industrial dust and soil, blown thousands of miles, settle on ice sheets and add to rising sea level threat
TAKE ACTION NOW: CORPORATE GREENWASHING; Lego, How Will You Rebuild What Shell Destroys?
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, SHELL, bad business, abuse, greenwashing, corporate crime, unholy alliance, corproate abuse, ethics, abuse, corruption, business, money, dishonesty, environment, destruction, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 6 days ago - action.greenpeace.org.au
Shell's global advertising deal with LEGO is part of a carefully thought-out strategy by Shell to buy friends who can make its controversial Arctic drilling plans look acceptable and misleadingly associate it with positive values.
Damming The Mekong River: Economic Boon Or Environmental Mistake?
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, damming the Mekong, damning the Mekong River, world, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, pollution, humans, nature, water, government, politics )

Cal
- 6 days ago - npr.org
Fisheries experts estimate that at least 43 species of fish are likely to go extinct because of the impact of the dam, including the Mekong giant catfish, the world's largest.
 

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