START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Environment

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
- 4 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
- 17 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
- 20 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
- 23 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
- 33 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.
STOP the Destruction of Ecuadorian Amazon *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, GoodNews, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, pollution, protection, research, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, water, trees, world )

Frans
- 45 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Your petitions worked! Since last Thursday almost 10,000 of you signed the petition to Ecuador's Minister of the Environment, Lorena Tapia, asking her to condemn a spill that contaminated the Aguarico and Parahuaico rivers where the indigenous Cofan...
Bird Decline 'Smoking Gun' for Pesticide's Effects
Environment  (tags: neonicotinoids, environment, pesticides, ecosystems, wildlife, science, research, habitat, habitatdestruction, destruction, animals, protection )

Cal
- 72 days ago - bbc.com
The widespread use of a type of insecticide that has been blamed for honeybee deaths is linked to a marked decline in bird numbers in Europe, a report says.
The Great Barrier Reef Will Be Ravaged By El NiñO
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, weather, Great Barrier Reef, El nino, world, research, oceans, climate-change, climate )

Cal
- 73 days ago - motherjones.com
The Great Barrier Reef is set to be ravaged by the expected El Niño weather phenomenon and scientists warn that similar warming events have significantly impacted upon the reef's coral.
Neonicotinoids Are Poisoning Entire Farmland Ecosystems
Environment  (tags: Neonicotinoids, bees, die-offs, destruction, ecosystems, environment, world, protection, pollution, research, wildlife, nature, politics, humans )

Cal
- 79 days ago - theecologist.org
The widespread use of neonicotinoid insecticides is causing a neurotoxic overload afflicting entire farm ecosystems from earthworms to bees, other pollinators and birds
Monsanto - Next Generation of GM Crops
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, Monsanto Roundup, Pesticides, Herbicides, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, green, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, research, science, trees, weather, world )

Betsy
- 88 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
The first of a new generation of genetically modified crops is poised to win government approval in the United States, igniting a controversy that may continue for years, foreshadowing the future of genetically modified crops. More toxic and damaging!
In Developing World, Pollution Kills More Than Disease
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, world, politics, protection, nature, humans, research )

Cal
- 96 days ago - ipsnews.net
Pollution, not disease, is the biggest killer in the developing world, taking the lives of more than 8.4 million people each year, a new analysis shows. That's almost three times the deaths caused by malaria and fourteen times those caused by HIV/AIDs
Sea Shepherd & Ocean Alliance Test Toxicity In The Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Ocean Alliance, animals, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, protection, research, science, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Betsy
- 107 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Sea Shepherd & Ocean Alliance Set Sail on "Operation Toxic Gulf 2014" The Campaign will Document the Long-Term Effects of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Toxic Oil Dispersants on Gulf of Mexico Whales, and Other Ocean Life.
The End of Fish
Environment  (tags: oceans, fish, over fishing, fish farming, nature, sustainability, protection, wildlife, research, conservation )

Carrie
- 108 days ago - washingtonpost.com
People are getting more adventurous with how they eat, and when it comes to seafood, this means exhaustively looking to every exotic corner for the best, newest and tastiest fish. Also, the stuff is delicious. The ones we like to eat are rapidly vanishing
Eavesdropping on Bees Reveals State of the Environment
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, climate-change, nature, research, science, wildlife, honeybees )

Giana
- 117 days ago - news.discovery.com
Researchers have translated the "conversations" honeybees have with each other, to the point that scientists can now eavesdrop on such communications to learn from bee wisdom, a study finds.
OP-ED: Looks Like the Leftist Fringe Was Right About What's Killing the Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, colony collapse disorder, corproate greed, pesticides, wildlife, research, science )

Cal
- 123 days ago - news.vice.com
After years of wait-and-see news reports, things are getting cinematic: The evil chemical corporation might be the bee murderer after all, but if it is, it's not going down without a fight.
 

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 research

top story finders in Environment

1. Natasha Salgado 61 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 59 popular stories

3. Alexandra G. 53 popular stories

4. Laura H. 51 popular stories

5. Carrie B. 48 popular stories

6. Carole K. 46 popular stories

7. Richard S. 45 popular stories

8. NicoleAWAY W. 44 popular stories

9. Cher C. 42 popular stories

10. Debbie Williamson 41 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!