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Petition - Help Stop the Trump Assault on Marine Monuments
Environment  (tags: gas and oil drilling, marine monuments, marine sanctuaries, fragile ecosystems, ocean mammals, risks, conservation, prevention of habitat destruction, prevention of wildlife loss, stronger protection, responsibility )

Kalliope
- 19 days ago - act.nrdc.org
The Trump administration wants to roll back protections for nearly a dozen national marine monuments and sanctuaries, including the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument off the coast of Cape Cod -- threatening endangered whales,...
Petition: Demand the NEB to Suspend Kinder Morgan's Permits Immediately
Environment  (tags: Kinder Morgan pipeline, First Nations communities, first nations rights, Environmental destruction, prevention of habitat destruction, ocean wildlife protection, climate impact, responsibility, stronger protection, marine ecosystems, risks )

Kalliope
- 21 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Recent attempts by Kinder Morgan to stop salmon spawning in BC streams and rivers by illegally installing spawning deterrent mats has put the salmon population at risk. Due to the recent aquaculture incident, which released 308,000 Atlantic salmon...
Exxon Urges Trump to Keep US in Paris Climate Accord
Environment  (tags: Paris Accords, climate change, US, framework, risks, competitive, global energy markets )

Evelyn
- 205 days ago - ft.com
Exxon argues that the Paris Accord is "an effective framework for addressing the risks of climate change". This, at the time DT is issuing orders to undo several of Obama's key climate policies!
Saving The Earth Is A Very Dangerous Job
Environment  (tags: activism, risks, death, activists, danger, world, protection, humans, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, green )

AWAY AWHI
- 1536 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Two environmentalists are killed on average every week as land struggles intensify violence against green activists worldwide.
Mining in Indonesia Taking a Heavy Social, Environmental Toll
Environment  (tags: health, healthcare, risks, healthconditions, environment, pollution, protection, politics, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, protection, pollution )

AWAY AWHI
- 1601 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Across Indonesia and elsewhere in the third world, small-scale mining has spiked in the last decade, rising in tandem with the price of gold. Experts say there now some 250,000 miners here - about 1 million if peripheral workers are included, on nearly ev
Long Outlawed in the West, Lead Paint Sold in Poor Nations
Environment  (tags: health, healthcare, risks, healthconditions, environment, pollution, protection, politics, world )

AWAY AWHI
- 1666 days ago - e360.yale.edu
A new study finds that household lead paint -- banned for years in the U.S. and Europe because of its health effects on children -- is commonly sold in the African nation of Cameroon
International Day of Action Against Depleted Uranium Weapons - Sunday, November 6th
Environment  (tags: Depleted Uranium Weapons, International Day of Action, 11/6, worldwide events, Ban DU Weapons, DU ammunition, health, risks, danger, public health, environment, UN Day-, Prevention Exploitation, of the Environment, during Wars & Armed Conflicts )

LucyKalei
- 2177 days ago - bandepleteduranium.org
Also happens to be UN's Day for Prevention of the Exploitation of the Environment during Wars & Armed Conflicts. Anti-DU events taking place worldwide so check here for what's near you. See what Belgium, Australia, US, Finland, Japan are doing for 11/6
Mongolia Abandons Nuclear Waste Storage Plans, Informs Japan of Decision
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, destruction, nuclear waste, Japan, Tokyo, Mongolia, abandoned the plans, Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant, risks, nuclear fuels, radioactive substances )

Naoko
- 2196 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
The Mongolian government told Japan government officials and others concerned in late September that it had decided to abandon it plans to cooperate with Tokyo and Washington and build facilities to temporarily store and dispose nuclear waste.
An Arctic Spill Would Be Even Worse
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, destruction, risks, oil drilling, world, protection, nature, humans, habitat, ecosystems )

AWAY AWHI
- 2689 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Canadians want to drill in some of the roughest, coldest oceans: If we can't mitigate the risk, we shouldn't undertake it
Maine Spectators Ignored Warnings Before Wave Hit
Environment  (tags: environment, weather, oceans, nature, destruction, protection, warning, risks, death )

Dee
- 2980 days ago - news.yahoo.com
AUGUSTA, Maine - Rangers at Acadia National Park insisted Monday that they had done all they could to warn visitors before beauty suddenly turned brutal, launching a hurricane-generated wave over a group of gawkers, dragging several into the roiling---
EPA Looks at Effects of Waste Plants on Minorities, Poor
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, pollution, humans, ecosystems, conservation, habitat, science, treatment, health, risks, safety, soil, water, contamination, disease, investigation, poor, politics )

Tom
- 3008 days ago - latimes.com
A Clinton-era executive order requiring federal agencies to consider the effect of their policies on disadvantaged communities was ignored by the Bush administration. Obama-appointed EPA administrator Lisa P. Jackson has promised to analyze those effects.
When Tree Hugging Goes Too Far
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, trees, treehuggers, protection, safety, risks, prevention, destruction )

Dee
- 3024 days ago - online.wsj.com
Do we love big old trees too much? Many homeowners don't give enough thought to what hazards their biggest and oldest trees may pose to people and property.
Invasive Mussels Found in Berkshire County
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Zebra Mussels, lakes, oceans, water, habitatdestruction, protection, prevention, risks, treatment )

Dee
- 3027 days ago - capitalnews9.com
LEE, Mass. (AP) - Invasive zebra mussels, which choke off food for fish and can clog machinery and pipes, have come to Massachusetts. The state Department of Conservation and Recreation confirms that zebra mussels have been found in Laurel Lake- - -
Siogn Petition: Urge Interior Secretary Salazar to Prohibit Mining Near the Grand Canyon
Environment  (tags: environment, water, animals, mining, grand, canyon, toxic, poison, pollution, humans, habitat, nature, wildlife, protection, ecosystems, conservation, government, obama, disease, risks, safety, business, americans )

Tom
- 3070 days ago - change.org
Mining near the Grand Canyon will not only threaten one of our greatest national treasures, but will also threaten the Colorado River that flows through the Canyon. The river provides drinking water for 25 million Americans.
Sign Petition: Stop Inhumane, Disease Causing Animal Farming
Environment  (tags: animals, suffering, cruelty, death, environment, humans, health, safety, risks, disease, food, illness, money, corruption, business, dishonesty, factory, farming, pig, cow, chicken, fish, water, pollution, meat, steroids, antibiotics, global, warming )

Tom
- 3087 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We are all affected by the pollution from these farms that runs into our waters causing dead zones with no oxygen resulting in dead fish and fish with sores. The waste from these pig, chicken, cow and fish farms are highly toxic and infiltrate our water.
 

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