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'Guns Kill Trees Too': Overhunting Raises Extinction Threat for Trees -
Environment  (tags: research, trees, protection, hunting, animals, ecosystems, destruction, environment, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 8 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new paper confirms what ecologists have long feared: hunting birds and mammals drastically raises the risk of extinction for tropical trees -
Denounce Oil Company for Evading Environmental Cleanup
Environment  (tags: BP Gulf catastrophe, BP Oil Spill, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, research, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
In 2010, one of the greatest oil disasters this earth has ever seen resulted in millions of oil barrels unaccounted for, damaged ecosystems and filthy, oil-slicked water. Demand oil company take responsibility for destroying the Gulf of Mexico
Ice Loss Sends Alaskan Temperatures Soaring
Environment  (tags: climat echange, research, environment, Alaska, weather, world, ecosystems, melting ice )

Cal
- 34 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
Scientists analysing more than three decades of weather data for the northern Alaska outpost of Barrow have linked an astonishing 7°C temperature rise to the decline in Arctic sea ice.
Half of All Summers Will Soon Be Boiling Hot for Hundreds of Millions of People
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, ecosystems, destruction, pollution, protection, research, world )

Cal
- 39 days ago - motherjones.com
A new study finds climate change has caused a 60-fold increase in the likelihood of extreme temperatures in eastern China since the early 1950s.
Fracking Fractures Argentina's Energy Development
Environment  (tags: racking, frack is whack, overdeleopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, energy, research, pollution, healthconditions, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 40 days ago - ipsnews.net
along the roads, where there is intense traffic of trucks hauling water, sand, chemicals and metallic structures, oil derricks and pump stations have begun to replace the neat rows of poplars which form windbreaks protecting crops in the southern region o
I Add My Voice and Urge Our Global Leaders to Prevent Devastating Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, destruction, animals, endangered, environment, globalwarming, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, research, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 41 days ago - ourvoices.net
Our goal is for millions of people of faith and moral belief to SIGN and PRAY in their own tradition for the Paris 2015 UN Climate Summit to succeed where all past talks have failed.
TAKE ACTION: Tell USDA NOT To Release GMO Moths
Environment  (tags: GMO, GMO moths, GMO insects, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, research )

Linda
- 55 days ago - foodandwaterwatch.org
The USDA wants to approve a 3 yr. open air field trial which will release 14 MILLION GMO moths created in a lab to destroy pests in cauliflower and broccoli fields. Sign the petition to tell USDA more assessment of environmental impacts is needed first!
Fast Food for Polar Bears
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, destruction, endangered, habitat, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, research, wildlife, polar bears, geese &#1508, &#1501 )

Giana
- 56 days ago - screen.yahoo.com
Polar bears have become a symbol for the danger of climate change, but in the Western Hudson Bay scientists have found that our understanding of climate change may not be as simple as it seemed.
Natural Gas a Bridge to Nowhere, Study Finds
Environment  (tags: study, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, fracking, frack is hwack, endangered, environment, research, protection, nature, energy, world )

Cal
- 56 days ago - ecowatch.com
A study published today in the journal Environmental Research Letters found that switching from coal to natural gas would not significantly lower the greenhouse gas emissions that drive climate change.
Experts Warn of Dire Consequences as Lake Victoria's Water Levels Drop Further
Environment  (tags: research, climate, climate-change, society, water, weather, world, nature, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, climatechange )

Cal
- 57 days ago - ipsnews.net
Climate experts state in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report that a rise in global temperature is what is affecting rainfall patterns over Lake Victoria -- and the worst is yet to come.
Drinking Water Contaminated By Fracking Boom in Texas and Pennslyvania, Says New Study
Environment  (tags: water, ecosystems, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, research, healthconditions, protection, pollution, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 66 days ago - alternet.org
Faulty natural gas well casings blamed in study for methane leakage in Barnett Shale and the Marcellus formation.
Yuma Clapper Rail (Rallus Longirostris Yumanensis) Nevada Fish & Wildlife Office
Environment  (tags: energy, habitat, wildlife, animals, ecosystems, environment, protection, research, science )

Ruth
- 79 days ago - fws.gov
'Official Status: Listed Endangered in 1967. Threats include habitat destruction, primarily due to stream channelization and drying and flooding of marshes, resulting from water flow management on the lower Colorado River....'
OP-ED: Why Coal Is (Still) Worse Than Fracking and Cow Burps
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy, research )

Cal
- 82 days ago - motherjones.com
Geoscientist Raymond Pierrehumbert argues that carbon dioxide is always worse than shorter-lived pollutants like methane.
Earthquake Risk Makes California's Diablo Canyon a Fukushima in Waiting
Environment  (tags: nuclear plant safety, Diablo Canyon, earthquake danger, report, science, research, healthconditions, protection, humans, politics, energy, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 85 days ago - theecologist.org
A newly-exposed report by Diablo Canyon's lead nuclear inspector shows that the twin reactors are unsafe,
Make Climate Polluters Clean Up After Themselves
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, animals, climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, research )

Sara
- 94 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Tell the EPA you support these limits on carbon pollution and to make them as strong as possible. The polluters and their allies will be doing everything they can to stop it. So let's give this everything we can.
 

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