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The Freedom Tower Was Supposed To Be the Greenest Building in America. So What Went Wrong?
Environment  (tags: greenliving, Sustainabililty, greenproducts, green, environment, sustainable, technology, humans, politics )

Cal
- 18 days ago - motherjones.com
Under pressure to get a publishing giant into the iconic tower, the site's developers may have sacrificed a core part of its green plans.
President Obama: Don't Wait, Reject KXL Now ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL, ecosystems, environment, energy, sustainable, eco-friendly, health, disease )

Nancy
- 35 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please take action now and demand an end to Keystone XL, once and for all, so our country can move on to debating real clean-energy solutions.
Stop Monsanto's Secret Plan to Kill GMO Labeling
Environment  (tags: environment, healthconditions, nutrition, cancer, food, sustainable, GMO, labeling GMO )

Jeanne
- 350 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Right now Monsanto and giant food companies are scheming behind the scenes to introduce a bill in Congress that would kill mandatory state GMO labeling efforts and replace it with a gutted version of a bill to preempt states' rights and give the illu
Bringing Back the Night: A Fight Against Light Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, light pollution, wildlife, healthconditions, protection, environment, humans, ecosystems, animals, nature, technology, sustainable, society, green, environment, eco-friendly )

Cal
- 485 days ago - e360.yale.edu
As evidence mounts that excessive use of light is harming wildlife and adversely affecting human health, new initiatives in France and elsewhere are seeking to turn down the lights that flood an ever-growing part of the planet.
Demand Sustainable Fishing in Indonesia *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Fishing, sustainable, ocean, conservation )

Frans
- 506 days ago - forcechange.com
Indonesia is a major supplier for coral reef fish that are sold in local restaurants and exported to China, Japan, Europe, and North America for use in aquariums. This practice has become a fast-growing business, but is poorly regulated and is already ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Stop Pollution in Australia: Tell NSW and QLD to Kick the Can!
Environment  (tags: protection, environment, eco-friendly, recycling, sustainable, pollution, conservation, ecosystems, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, politics, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 556 days ago - marineconservation.org.au
It's time for Australia to take real action to stop 7 billion drink containers ending up as landfill or littering our beaches, rivers and oceans each year. A national Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) - which places a 10cent fully refundable deposit on drink
World Water Day
Environment  (tags: water, water footprint, conservation, sustainable, americans, family, wildlife, nature )

Nancy
- 644 days ago - nature.org
We've all heard the recommendation that we should consume eight glasses of water a day. But the water we drink is only a tiny fraction of our full water footprint.
In Midwest, Bringing Back Native Prairies Yard By Yard
Environment  (tags: green, environment, destruction, conservation, agriculture, habitat restoration, protection, habitat, protection, green, greenliving, sustainable, environment )

Cal
- 736 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Across the U.S. Midwest, homeowners are restoring their yards and former farmland to the native prairie that existed in pre-settlement days. The benefits can be substantial -- maintenance that uses less water and no fertilizer, and an ecosystem that suppor
Indigenous Message to Rio+20: Leave Everything Beneath Mother Earth
Environment  (tags: news, Sustainabililty, sustainable, green, Rio +20 Conference, native leaders, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, goodnews, energy, conservation, world, protection, politics, nature, habitat, conservation )

Cal
- 926 days ago - ipsnews.wpengine.com
Indigenous leaders from all over South America are making their way by foot, canoe and eventually on buses to be part of the Kari-Oca Caravan to Rio de Janeiro, to talk to world leaders at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20.
PARAGUAY: Bamboo Against Deforestation
Environment  (tags: green, environment, eco-friendly, architecture, conservation, sustainable, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 1710 days ago - ipsnews.net
Uncontrolled expansion of cattle farming in Paraguay has led to "cutting down trees and planting exotic grasses," says environmentalist Guillermo Gayo. To put a halt to this practice in the southern department of Paraguarí, the foundation he heads has imp
Richard Branson Aims to Rock the Boat for Green Shipping
Environment  (tags: business, environment, climate change, shipping industry, Sustainabililty, technology, sustainable, pollution, Sustainabililty, CO2emissions, climate-change )

Cal
- 1749 days ago - greenbiz.com
About 85 percent of worldwide cargo travels by ship, and so it's no surprise that shipping is a major contributor to climate change.
The 100% Sustainable World of Our Children ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, sustainable, children, world, habitat, protection, nature, humans )

Cher
- 1992 days ago - change.org
Both the End of Oil and the imperative to stop and reverse global climate change require a drastic redesign of all that we use today. I invite all creative people to join the movement to create and demand the development of a 100% sustainable world, for
37,000 Sq Km of Amazon Rainforest Destroyed or Damaged in 2008
Environment  (tags: Brazil, amazon, rainforest, indigenous people, Indians, land, court, government, humans, environment, globalwarming, protection, nature, satellite, conservation, sustainable )

Tom
- 2107 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Farmers, speculators, and ranchers set vast areas ablaze to prepare for the 2008 growing season. A new satellite system provides a more detailed look at forest degradation and may help Brazil stop deforestation before it occurs.
Brazilian Court Ruling Backs Amazon Rainforest Reservation
Environment  (tags: Brazil, good news, amazon, rainforests, indigenous people, Indians, land, court, government, humans, environment, globalwarming, protection, nature, conservation, sustainable )

Tom
- 2107 days ago - google.com
Brazil's Supreme Court sided with Amazonian Indians in a land dispute that some have called critical for determining the future of the rainforest that sprawls the size of Western Europe and provides a critical cushion against global warming.
Eye On The Environment: Learn About Global Warming, Air Pollution, Oil Spills and Alternative Energy
Environment  (tags: environment, globalwarming, pollution, oil, solar, wind, energy, green, sustainable, science, humans, business, government, corruption, dishonesty, republicans )

Tom
- 2284 days ago - cbsnews.com
Timeline: Jan. 30, 2007 Democrats took control of Congress, focused on allegations that the White House for years has micromanaged the government's climate programs and has closely controlled what scientists have been allowed to tell the public.
 

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