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Scientists Just Discovered An Amazon Reef System in An Area Targeted for Oil Exploration
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, energy, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 5 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Scientists have discovered a previously unknown reef ecosystem at the mouth of the Amazon River, and theyâEUR(TM)re warning that plans to drill for oil nearby could put the reef at risk.
SIGN PLEASE! Protect the Great Lakes From Toxic Chemicals Used in Everyday Cleaning Products
Environment  (tags: Great Lakes, pollution, water, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Great Lakes are under threat from multiple sources of pollution, but one threat is going virtually unnoticed. Chemicals commonly used in fragranced cleaning products are ending up in the Great Lakes.
SIGN NOW! Stop a Logging Assault on Canada's Boreal Forest
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, corproate greed, logging, world, protection, pollution, healthconditions, trees )

Cal
- 4 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Canadian logging companies are pushing a plan that could destroy some 3 million acres of pristine wilderness in Quebec's Broadback River valley, one of the largest and last remaining untouched stretches of the boreal forest. This reckless proposal could
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Use of Glyphosate (Roundup) Herbicide in Portland's Public Green Spaces
Environment  (tags: glyphosate, glyphosate products, healthconditions, protection, pollution, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The website revbilly.com has released a map of areas where the City of Portland Parks Department has used Monsanto's Roundup® Herbicide. The result is a disturbing picture of our beloved city covered in toxic chemicals.
Take Action: Urge President Obama to Protect Bears Ears Now
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, politics, pollution, wildlife, government )

Cal
- 8 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Act now: Join Native American tribes to save Bears Ears, a sacred and spectacular southern Utah landscape!
Sanders Campaign Consults With Alaska Natives, Opposes Pebble Mine
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, Bernie Sanders, Peddble Mine, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 3 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The United Tribes of Bristol Bay were exuberant last week upon learning that Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had registered his opposition to large-scale mining in the pristine wilderness.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Pollute Fjords With Mine Waste!
Environment  (tags: mine waste, government, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Norwegian government recently gave Nordic Mining permits to dump 250 million tons of mine waste over 50 years into the majestic Førde fjord.
Earth Day Every Day!
Environment  (tags: Earth Day, Gaia, Neil deGrasse Tyson, science, scientists, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, endangered, destruction, climate-change, CO2emissions, wildlife, pollution, protection, humans, nature, safety, science, humans, conservation )

Mari
- 5 days ago - twitter.com
Odd that #EarthDay exists as a day at all. Instead, maybe it should be extended to the whole year, and then repeated annually. - Neil deGrasse Tyson
Demand Stronger Pollution Protections for Communities Near Cheswick Coal Plant! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, pollution )

Anna
- 3 days ago - sierra.force.com
Poor air quality due to high levels of smog, soot, and sulfur dioxide pollution is making Allegheny County residents sick. Our dirty air triggers asthma attacks, difficulty breathing, respiratory illness, and even premature death.
Myanmar Bans Lucrative Logging in Bid to Preserve Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation ban, logging, good news, Myanmar, world, pollution, trees, environment, conservation, ecosystems, forests )

Cal
- 1 day ago - reuters.com
Myanmar's rich forests are among its most valuable natural resources, but they have been plundered by logging that helped fund the former military regime that ran the country for 49 years, before reforms began in 2011.
Uranium Mining Threatens South Africa's Iconic Karoo
Environment  (tags: mining, destruction, corproate greed, .environment, ecosystems, world, pollution, government, protection, energy )

Cal
- 1 day ago - theecologist.org
The damaging impact of uranium mining on the environment and people is well documented...Yet in South Africa's Karoo, a vast semi-desert the size of Germany in the arid centre of the country, there is no public debate
   

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