START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Your Representative to Close Unfair Pollution Loopholes for Fracking
Environment  (tags: law, loopholes, BP disaster, regulations, government, conservation, environment, destruction, CO2emissions, endangered, protection )

- 114 days ago -
Let's end the wait and ensure that companies like BP can't just dump toxic and unknown chemicals on oil spill disasters and call it a day.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Stricter Fracking Rules - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: regulations, fracking, frack is whack, government, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection )

- 179 days ago -
A potential environmental victory is in the making in Texas, where fracking-related earthquakes may become far less regular. The Texas Railroad Commission, the agency in charge of regulating oil and gas activity in that state, recently proposed new rules
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Protect Your Community From Exploding Oil Trains
Environment  (tags: danger of exploding oil trains, regulations, safety, ecosystems, destruction, environment, healthconditions, pollution, protection, green, government )

- 195 days ago -
Trains carrying dangerous, highly explosive fuels travel through countless communities every day. You may be one of the 25 million Americans living in the blast zone of explosive oil trains without even knowing it.
GOOD NEWS! Small Town Fracking Victory Makes Waves Across the Country
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, fracking, regulations, GoodNews, government, green, politics, protection, water, healthconditions )

- 224 days ago -
Last month, the towns of Dryden and Middlefield, New York, represented by Earthjustice, triumphed over the fracking industry after the state's highest court ruled that the towns can use local zoning laws to ban heavy industry within their borders.
In Fracking Hotbed, a Muted Approach to Regulation
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, public safety, law, regulations, pollution, politics, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, green )

- 286 days ago -
In Ohio, where gas drilling is booming and toxic waste abundant, legislators acted modestly to address concerns about public safety.
Environment  (tags: Pebble Mine, EPA, regulations, mining, activism, government, habitat, conservation, environment, animals, ecosystems )

- 963 days ago -
A new draft scientific assessment by the EPA has found that large-scale mining in Alaska's sensitive Bristol Bay watershed would jeopardize the area's legendary salmon runs, environment and Native communities. Tell the agency to exercise its authority und
Tell the EPA to Hold the Meat and Dairy Industries Accountable for Pollution and Antibiotic Resistance ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, animals, regulations, EPA, meat and dairy )

- 1140 days ago -
Please take a minute to let the EPA know that you support stricter pollution regulations for producers of meat and dairy products.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Offshore Oil Drilling Until New Regulations Are Placed! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: environment, offshore oil drilling, destruction, laws, congress, regulations, environment, pollution, wildlife )

- 1241 days ago -
As the particularly painful memory of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill still lingers in the minds of American citizens and continues to negatively impact the Gulf states, the Obama Administration shockingly began auctioning off more than 20 million acre
Demand DOI - Enforce Drilling Standards and Regulations ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, drilling, regulations, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )

- 1507 days ago -
The U.S. Department of the Interior recently approved 13 oil companies to continue offshore drilling without providing proof that their wells are safe and free of defects.
ACTION ALERT: Tell the EPA It's Time to Regulate Factory Farms ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Environment  (tags: enivornment, factory farmking, regulations, animal welfare, funding )

- 1547 days ago -
Factory farms are regulated under a patchwork system that leaves communities vulnerable to often indifferent and underfunded state environmental enforcement. Factory farm permitting rules released by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in 2008 only
BP Sought To Ease Canada's Policy On Relief Wells
Environment  (tags: BP, Canada, relief wells, greed, energy, destruction, environment, government, habitatdestruction, oceans, pollution, regulations )

- 1730 days ago -
Energy giant BP told Canadian regulators that relief wells are an "after-the-fact tactic" in controlling oil well blowouts in March, less than a month before the catastrophic spill in the Gulf of Mexico...
Bush Administration May Ease Clean-Air Rules For National Parks
Environment  (tags: Bush Admin, forests, pollution, national parks, clean air, EPA, regulations, wilderness, scientists, Clean Air Act )

- 2480 days ago -
The Bush administration is on the verge of implementing new air quality rules that will make it easier to build power plants near national parks and wilderness areas, according to rank-and-file agency scientists and park managers who oppose the plan.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment tagged with regulations

top story finders in Environment

1. Carole K. 69 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 68 popular stories

3. Natasha Salgado 68 popular stories

4. Mary T. 66 popular stories

5. Ljiljana Milic 64 popular stories

6. Brenda P. 63 popular stories

7. Debbie Williamson 61 popular stories

8. Nicole W. 61 popular stories

9. Laura H. 58 popular stories

10. Anna P. 57 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!