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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA: It's Time to Stop Runoff
Environment  (tags: runoff, water pollution, EPA, rivers, streams, water, politics, pollution, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 502 days ago - act.americanrivers.org
A recent report released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) shows that approximately 55% of our rivers and streams are in poor biological condition. And polluted runoff is identified as one of the major sources of the pollution in our river
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Company Stop Polluting Valuable Rivers - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Duke Energy, waste store, water pollution, drinking water, water, pollution, environment, destruction, energy, healthconditions, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 536 days ago - forcechange.com
Duke Energy has long stored its coal ash in antiquated pits located near important water sources. The Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) has been urging Duke Energy to move their toxic waste byproduct to more secure storage areas, protecting local w
OP-ED: Welcome to 'Frackland': Does a River Have the Right Not to Be Polluted?
Environment  (tags: FRACKING, nature, frack is whack, water pollution, protection, humans, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 540 days ago - theecologist.org
The impact of fracking on communities and ecosystems demands a complete rethink of the human relationship with nature, writes Shannon Biggs
They Poisoned the River for a 'Clean Coal' Lie
Environment  (tags: muth of clean coal, energy companies, water pollution, pollution, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature, green, government )

Cal
- 558 days ago - theecologist.org
On January 9 thousands of gallons of a toxic chemical used to produce "clean coal", spilled into Elk River, leaving 300,000 with no water supply
When It Rains, It Poisons
Environment  (tags: pollution, climate-change, water, industrial runoff, water pollution, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 605 days ago - onearth.org
Climate change could bring more runoff and toxic algal blooms to Lake Erie.
'Microbeads' Latest Pollution Threat to Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, water, Great Lakes, water pollution, industrial runoff, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, energy, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 709 days ago - torontosun.com
Tiny plastic beads from beauty products are showing up in North America's Great Lakes, and an environmental group is calling upon companies to stop using the plastic particles.
Plastic Beads Are the Latest Pollution Threat to Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, water, Great Lakes, water pollution, industrial runoff, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, energy, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 731 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Tiny plastic beads from beauty products are showing up in North America's Great Lakes, and an environmental group is calling upon companies to stop using the plastic particles.
The Price of Polluted Runoff
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, destruction, polluted runoff, water pollution, protection, humans, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 746 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Polluted stormwater runoff is the number one source of contamination to California's renowned waters. When it rains, water flows over streets, lawns, and parking lots, carrying a toxic soup of copper, lead, zinc and other heavy metals, oils and car fluids
POLLUTION IN INDIA: The Other Side of the Taj Mahal
Environment  (tags: water pollution, India, healthconditions, water, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, green, politics, protection, world )

Cal
- 809 days ago - ecowatch.com
What remains of the Yamuna's once mighty flow is a black, noxious stream that offers little comfort to the livestock, children and stray dogs that can be seen wading through it on a hot afternoon.
NYC's Newtown Creek Awaits Long-Overdue Cleanup
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, water pollution, cleanup site, healthconditions, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, nature, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 879 days ago - usatoday.com
Just across the East River from midtown Manhattan's shimmering skyscrapers sits one of the nation's most polluted neighborhoods, fouled by generations of industrial waste, overflow from the city's sewage system and an underground oil leak bigger than the
TURKEY---Cleaning Up the Bosphorus
Environment  (tags: pollution, water pollution, world, protection, humans, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green )

Cal
- 1012 days ago - theecologist.org
The Bosphorus - which divides Istanbul into the European and Asian side - is one of the most active and most polluted rivers in the world.
Dead Zone Pollution Is Growing Despite Decades of Work, So Who's the Culprit?
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, dead zones, nitrate pollution, water pollution, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation, healthconditions, humans )

Cal
- 1109 days ago - alternet.org
One of our most widespread environmental problems, this pollution continues to pour into the rivers, and ultimately the Gulf, at a growing pace.
CANADA: Alberta Residents Angry After Oil Spills Into Nearby Lake
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, world, pollution, Canada, water pollution, water, oceans, nature, humans, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 1148 days ago - cbc.ca
Emergency crews are on the scene today cleaning up to 3,000 barrels of light sour crude oil released into Jackson Creek, a tributary of the Red Deer River near Sundre, Alta.
The Pollution Fallout From Zimbabwe's Blood Diamonds
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, humans, blood diamonds, water pollution, protection, healthconditions, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1163 days ago - e360.yale.edu
After large-scale diamond processing began in 2009 and intensified in the past year or two, complaints have mounted of human and animal ailments stemming from drinking river water.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Let Pfizer Fill a Floodplain With Toxic Waste!
Environment  (tags: politics, pollution, humans, water, TOXIC WASTE, WATER POLLUTION, EPA, water pollution, wildlife, nature, habitat, destruction, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection )

Cal
- 1249 days ago - change.org
The EPA is bowing to pressure from a multi-billion dollar corporate polluter, Pfizer, to allow a toxic high risk flood zone - the American Cyanamid Superfund Site in Bridgewater, NJ - to be filled in.--Take immediate action to protect our most precious re
 

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