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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA: It's Time to Stop Runoff
Environment  (tags: runoff, water pollution, EPA, rivers, streams, water, politics, pollution, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

- 1194 days ago -
A recent report released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) shows that approximately 55% of our rivers and streams are in poor biological condition. And polluted runoff is identified as one of the major sources of the pollution in our river
AUSTRALIA: Gas Company Pollutes Aquifer With Uranium
Environment  (tags: world, protection, pollution, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

- 1194 days ago -
Coal seam gas (CSG) company Santos has admitted to polluting an aquifer in north-western NSW with uranium, the Sydney Morning Herald reported on March 8.
Tell the EPA: Protect All of Colorado's Waterways ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, pollution, water )

- 1194 days ago -
Loopholes in the Clean Water Act leave the drinking water for 3.7 million Coloradans vulnerable to unchecked pollution. The EPA is poised to take big steps to protect our waterways, but polluters are going all in to stop this effort and keep using
Warning Signs: How Pesticides Harm the Young Brain
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, pesticides, childrens health, protection, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, destruction, water, pollution )

- 1195 days ago -
Over 1,000 chemicals registered to fight pests and pathogens are formulated into some 20,000 products. Most are for agricultural use, but a fifth are designed for nonagricultural applications--in homes and gardens, playgrounds, schools, offices and hospita
Rain Forests and Old Growth Forests
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, conservation, deforestation, habitat, nature, protection, pollution, trees )

- 1195 days ago -
Forests, especially rain forests and old growth forests, are the lungs of the planet. Taking in carbon dioxide that is expired by animals and produced by burning of fossil fuels, the forests produce oxygen that we need to live. Rain forests and old growth
Let's Tell Prime Minister Harper: Make Nuclear Polluters Pay ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, pollution )

- 1196 days ago -
Prime Minister Stephen Harper has proposed a new law to shield nuclear companies from taking responsibility in the event of a nuclear accident.
Africa to Spew Half of World's Particle Pollution By 2030: Study
Environment  (tags: pollution, world, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics )

- 1197 days ago -
With its exploding urban population burning ever more coal and wood, Africa could contribute as much as 55 percent of the world's particle pollutants by 2030, a study said
The Chemical Brothers--Let's Protect Children's Health
Environment  (tags: environment, chemical, children's health, healthconditions, ecosystems, pollution, politics, healthconditions, humans, protection )

- 1198 days ago -
Leading scientists say everyday chemicals hurt developing brains, and it's time to do something about it.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Emperor Penguins Avoid Extinction
Environment  (tags: climate-change, humans, pollution, protection, wildlife, world, ecosystems, environment, climatechange, destruction, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans, nature )

- 1198 days ago -
Scientists predict that nearly half of the world's emperor penguins may disappear by mid-century if we don't make drastic cuts in carbon pollution soon.
Actually, You Can Link Specific Weather Events to Climate Change --Bill Moyers and Company
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, trees, wa )

- 1199 days ago -
"You can't link climate change to specific weather events." That is the accepted wisdom that has been trotted out repeatedly as the wettest winter in at least 250 years battered England and Wales. But the accepted wisdom is wrong: It is perfectly[....]
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Triclosan: Protect Minnesota's Water
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, TRICLOSAN, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, humans, conservation )

- 1199 days ago -
Triclosan forms a cancer-causing compound when exposed to sunlight and chlorine. This is exactly what happens when our wastewater is purified before being returned to our lakes and rivers.
Next Fracking Controversy: In the Midwest, a Storm Brews Over 'Frac Sand' (+Video)
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, frack is whack, protection, pollution, environment, healthconditions, ecosystems )

- 1199 days ago -
Sand is used in the fracking process, and there's plenty of it to be mined in the upper Midwest. As a sand-mining boom has emerged, residents are divided over whether it's lifting or ruining their communities.
Study Finds Industry Underreporting of Oil Sands Pollutants .Com/2014
Environment  (tags: tar sands, study, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

- 1199 days ago -
A new study has found that certain types of chemical pollutants emitted by Canada's oil sands tailing ponds have gone underreported for years.
Tell Congress to Wake Up and Take Action on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, conservation, CO2emissions, politics, pollution, protection )

- 1200 days ago -
A Petition from Environmental defense says it all....
As Fracking Booms, Growing Concerns About Waste Water
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, wastewater, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

- 1200 days ago -
With hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas continuing to proliferate across the U.S., scientists are raising questions about whether millions of gallons of contaminated drilling fluids could be threatening water supplies and human health.

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