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Factory Farm Pollutes America's First National River ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, protection, pollution, habitat )

Cher
- 4 days ago - secure3.convio.net
A new factory hog farm threatens its water quality, and the aquatic life, birds, and tourism that depend on clean water. Cargill is the primary customer for these hogs, and has the ability and responsibility to move the operation
Tell BP to Come Clean ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 1 day ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
This week, the nation is marking the fourth year since the beginning of the BP disaster. BP America's President John Mingé chose this moment to declare that "[n]o company has done more to help a region recover." We beg to differ.
An Ecosystem of Our Own Making Could Pose a Threat
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, water, pollution, plastic pollution, bacteria, bacterial contamination, environment, destruction, oceans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - latimes.com
The plastisphere, a marine ecosystem that starts with bacteria on particles of discarded plastic, is drawing increasing attention. Scientists fear it might host pathogens and leach dangerous chemicals.
Help Keep Ship Sewage Out of Puget Sound ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, habitat, protection, destruction )

Cher
- 2 days ago - action.foe.org
Please take action below by April 21 to support a ban on the dumping of any ship sewage, treated or not, into Puget Sound waters.
Stop Proposal for the Kincardine Nuclear Waste Repository ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution, water )

Cher
- 4 days ago - change.org
Ontario Power Generation (OPG), a multi-billion dollar power generation company, is trying to seek approval to build a nuclear waste dump (a Deep Geological Repository or DGR) 1 km from the shores of Lake Huron.
Australia's Dirty Secret: Who's Breathing Toxic Air?
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 4 days ago - theecologist.org
Australia's poorer communities, with lower employment and education levels, and those with a high proportion of Indigenous people, are significantly more likely to suffer high levels of toxic air pollution
TAKE ACTION NOW! CLOSE THE INDIAN POINT NUCLEAR POWER PLANT IN NEW YORK
Environment  (tags: Indian Point, Close Indian Poitn, Hell No We won't Glow, nuclear waste, lack of security, NRC, nuclear power, no nukes, pollution, politics, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature )

Cal
- 1 day ago - credomobilize.com
Less than 50 miles from New York City--There are about 2700 metric tons of high level nuclear waste being stored on-site, most of it in vulnerable fuel pools in warehouse-type buildings, not containment structures like the reactors themselves.
Keep Dirty Fuels in the Ground ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 6 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
In the fight to stop climate disruption, we cannot fall short. It's time for President Obama to take the next step in protecting our communities and public lands from the dangers of climate change. The answer is simple -- keep dirty fuels in the ground
IPCC Findings: Create 'Age of Renewables'... Or Pay Higher Price Later
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
'The longer we wait, the costlier it will be': IPCC's latest climate assessment makes it perfectly clear that solutions to crisis exist, but political atrophy spells doom.
Welcome to Ground Zero--Literally--for Sea Level Rise in North America
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, politics, pollution, oceans, nature, humans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A bayou port for the oil and gas industry is under threat from global warming. The jambalaya is served with a side of irony.
Dear Fossil Fuel Industry - It's Over
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, endangered, environment, forests, energy, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
The climate panel, which brings together the world's top energy and climate experts, says that to prevent catastrophic climate change, energy systems around the world must be urgently and fundamentally transformed.
'Their Pipeline Is Now a Pipe Dream'
Environment  (tags: First naitons, indigenos rights, Enbrige pipeline, Northern Gateway Pipeline, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, nature, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 7 days ago - macleans.ca
B.C. First Nation along pipeline route officially rejects Northern Gateway plan
Universities Must End Financial Ties to Climate Denying Fossil-Fuel Giants - Now
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, energy, forests, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, science, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Schools like Harvard exist to foster knowledge and understanding, yet they're investing in an industry that has systematically undermined that work.
   

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