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URGENT! Please Sign to Save 500 Year Old Oak Tree in Texas
Environment  (tags: Texas, Texas DOT, oak, oak tree, road, 500 year old tree, cutting down, forest, trees, habitat, forests, government, trees, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction )

Julie
- 42 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
STOP the STATE of TEXAS from Destroying 500 Year Old Live Oak Tree and Forest!. Texas DOT ants to cut down 500 year old oak tree and forest to make room for a road. Please sign and share to save these trees.
*Take Action* STOP the STATE of TEXAS From Destroying 500 Year Old Live Oak Tree and Forest!!
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, protection, Sustainabililty, Texas, trees, water )

Kit
- 60 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
There is a tree located in a small town called Snook in Texas (pop. ~515) certified by an arborist to be around 500 years old. The grand tree is one of several live oak trees the arborist has measured to be 200-300 years old and is noted[....] SIGN!!!
Construction Problems Raise Questions About Safety of Keystone XL's Southern Segment
Environment  (tags: KXL, Texas, Southern Leg, construction problems, dents, welds, environment, habitatdestruction, pollution, protection )

Angelika
- 150 days ago - citizen.org
In light of the problems ( Numerous "anomalies" )- documented in Public Citizen's newly released report, - citizens and elected officials should call for a delay in startup until an investigation into its safety is completed.
Texas Passes $2 Billion Drought Fund, Putting Faith In Government To Secure Water Future
Environment  (tags: climate-change, drought, ecosystems, globalwarming, nature, politics, pollution, water, weather, Texas )

Kit
- 161 days ago - thinkprogress.org
On Tuesday, Texas voters handily passed a proposition that supported amending the constitution to invest $2 billion from the state's rainy day fund into a water bank to finance water planning projects.
TEXAS: Dozens Storm PHMSA Event Demanding An End to Tar Sands Pipelines
Environment  (tags: tar sands, activism, Texas, street theater, XL Keystone Pipeline, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 301 days ago - ecowatch.com
The protesters staged a tar sands spill and are carrying banners and signs to say that tar sands aren't being regulated and must be stopped
Defend America Against Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: jobs, gas prices, property rights, Trans Canada, tar sands, ecosystems, Texas, destruction, wildlife, KeystoneXL, US, environment, habitatdestruction, government )

Nancy
- 548 days ago - rideforrenewables.com
Keystone XL violates so many core American values, it can only be described as un-American. It is time to stop playing politics with American lives and treasure and stand up to energy giant TransCanada. Failure to confront this foreign corporation seeking
Stop Big Oil's Violent Attacks Against Keystone Protesters ACTION US,Canada
Environment  (tags: Trans Canada, tar sands, ecosystems, Texas, destruction, wildlife, KeystoneXL, environment, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 566 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
In Texas, Canadian oil giant TransCanada has been accused of actively encouraging the police to use aggressive violence against U.S. citizens standing in the way of the Keystone XL pipeline.
Underground Sensation Earthquakes Related to Fracking
Environment  (tags: Fracking, earthquakes, Rachel Maddow, waste water injection wells, toxic lubricants, Texas, Texas Railroad Commission, science )

Dandelion
- 616 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
So now its not just our water supplies being permanently contaminated forever that we need to worry about, it is our homes being destroyed by earthquakes. Toxic lubricants from new wells free up and lubricate fault lines so they will slip.
Video: Texas Landowner Defends Her Home From the Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, tar sands oil, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, wolves, Texas )

Nancy
- 627 days ago - wearepowershift.org
A brave Texas Landowner turned away TransCanada surveyors as they tried to enter her property. Stand in solidarity with this sweet and courageous woman by continuing to share this video. Unbelievable...MID PAGE
Has The Dreaded 1930's Dust Bowl Started Again In Texas? @ Youtube   video
Environment  (tags: environment, dust-storm, dust-bowl, agriculture, threat, health, nature, drought, climate-change, global-warming, science, youtube, video, texas, u.s., america, climate, destruction, news, interesting, weather )

PinkMindy
- 910 days ago - youtube.com
A massive dust storm shrouds Lubbock Texas and is being fueled by a predicted long-term 9 year drought, experts say. Is this a glimpse of the beginning of another Dust Bowl that will wipe-out America's agricultural capability in the near future?
Keep Nuclear Waste Out of Texas Water ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, nuclear waste, Texas, pollution, protection, habitat, nature )

Cher
- 1029 days ago - change.org
A dump being constructed in Texas could soon begin accepting radioactive waste from nuclear reactors all over the country. The dump has been plagued over the last eight years by charges of corruption by regulators and undue influence by the dump's owner
Oil Spill at Texas Port Dumps 450,000 Gallons
Environment  (tags: Oil spill, Texas tanker, 450, 000 gallons, crude oilcontaining sulfide., collision, Port of Port Arthur, Texas )

Rosemary
- 1544 days ago - edition.cnn.com
(CNN) -- A tanker ship loaded with oil in the Port of Port Arthur, Texas, collided with two barges being towed by a tug boat, resulting in a spill of about 450,000 gallons of crude, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
Thousands in Texas Flee Hurricane Ike
Environment  (tags: hurricane, hurricane ike, ike, texas, evacuation )

Alison
- 2045 days ago - nytimes.com
Tens of thousands of people fled coastal areas of Texas on Wednesday after Hurricane Ike spun off Cuba, roared into the Gulf of Mexico and headed toward the state with growing strength.
Ants Swarm Over Houston Area, Fouling Electronics
Environment  (tags: destruction, ants, Texas, USA, paratrenicha species near pubens )

Melanie
- 2164 days ago - news.yahoo.com
In what sounds like a really low-budget horror film, voracious swarming ants that apparently arrived in Texas aboard a cargo ship are invading homes and yards across the Houston area, shorting out electrical boxes and messing up computers.
Texas Supasses California as The Windmill State
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, windmills, Texas, Caifronia, energy, energy production, renewable energy )

RC
- 2245 days ago - nytimes.com
Texas is looking to wind power, not oil, these days as a prime energy generator. This is great news for the environment and surrounding ecosystems.
 

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