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Fuel Trains Could Derail Up To 10 Times A Year Over Next Two Decades, Feds Predict
Environment  (tags: oil trains, accidents, safety concerns, regulation, environment, destruction, ecosystems, nature, pollution, protection, politics )

Cal
- 8 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The federal government predicts that trains hauling crude oil or ethanol will derail an average of 10 times a year over the next two decades, causing more than $4 billion in damage and possibly killing hundreds of people if an accident happens in a densel
Montana's Carbon County Farmers Sue for Protection From Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, law, frack is whack, protection, pollution, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions )

Cal
- 8 days ago - theecologist.org
Montana legislators have brushed off the attempts of farmers, ranchers and landowners to effect 'zoning' regulations to protect them, their land, their water and their livestock from the toxic impacts of fracking.Now they say: 'See you in Court!'
Tell Australia's Government: Companies Shouldn't Be Paid to Pollute PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 9 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's outrageous. While other countries across the globe take meaningful steps to cut pollution, our government is making it cheaper for companies to use dirty energy like coal and gas
Support EPA's New Rule and Put An End to Carbon Pollution PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 9 days ago - bullhorn.nationofchange.org
Carbon pollution not only threatens human health, it disrupts the climate making extreme weather worse. And without national carbon pollution standards in place, dirty power plants continue to dump an unlimited amount of carbon pollution into the air.
PROTECT VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES FROM TOXIC POLLUTION
Environment  (tags: pollution, petitions, EPA )

Freya
- 9 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Too often, communities are bombarded by pollution coming from all directions. Yet the Environmental Protection Agency does not assess the full impact of pollution on children or from multiple sources.
No More West Virginia Disasters. Ban All Oil Trains Today PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution )

Anna
- 9 days ago - environmentamerica.webaction.org
Tell the U.S. Department of Transportation it's time to ban these oil trains before another disaster happens.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CALIFORNIA: Stop the Transportation of Crude Oil By Railroad
Environment  (tags: oil trains, healthconditions, protection, pollution, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy, humans, government )

Cal
- 10 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop a proposed rail project that intends to transport millions of gallons of crude oil.
Stop Burning Coal to Protect Birds PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, wildlife, protection, pollution )

Anna
- 10 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the burning of coal to protect birds from mercury poisoning.
Sign the Petition to BP
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, gulf disaster, marine animals, oceans, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, water )

Sara
- 10 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Tell BP it can't get away with destroying the Gulf of Mexico -- pay to clean up the mess! Thet must to pay the $14 billion it owes for the Deepwater Horizon spill!
Publicly Owned Coal Must Stay in the Ground
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, pollution, politics, protection, Sustainabililty, global warming )

Sabine
- 11 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The federal coal leasing program is an unmitigated disaster. Billions of tons of taxpayer-owned coal have been given away to international coal companies for a fraction of its value. It is then shipped around the globe...
Stop a Billion-Dollar Gift to the Palm Oil Industry!
Environment  (tags: rainforest, palm oil industry, destruction, conservation, endangered, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, wildlife, trees )

Sara
- 11 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Please sign our petition and help our partners protect the remaining Indonesian rainforest by getting this disastrous legislation scrapped.
TransCanada Has Big New Plans for Moving Oil Around, and You WonâEUR(TM)t Like Them
Environment  (tags: TransCandad, pipelines, oil trains, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, humans, politics, energy, healthconditions )

Cal
- 11 days ago - grist.org
TransCanada, the company pushing the Keystone XL plan, is cooking up some new projects. Watch out.
Burning Trees for Electricity Is Actually Dirtier Than Coal
Environment  (tags: politics, world, wildlife, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 12 days ago - ecowatch.com
Western Europe has already lost about 97 percent of its original forests. But European power companies, under pressure to clean up their climate pollution and switch to renewable sources of energy, are increasingly looking to burn wood fuel instead of coa
Stand Up Against Smog PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, pollution, protection )

Anna
- 12 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take action today: Tell the EPA you support stronger smog standards.

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