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SIGN NOW! America's Drinking Water âEUR" Get the Lead Out!
Environment  (tags: water pollution, lead poisoning, Fling, activism, govenrment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 7 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Lead pollution has fouled the water of too many American cities for far too long, exposing hundreds of thousands of Americans âEUR" many of them low-income and people of color âEUR" to needless health risks
Nuclear Plant Threatens Miami-Dade's Water. Mayor Says, 'This Isn't Flint'
Environment  (tags: water pollution, drinking water, South Florida, politics, healthconditions, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 52 days ago - npr.org
A study shows excessive saltwater from Florida Power and Light's nuclear plant is threatening Biscayne Bay and the aquifer that supplies much of Miami's water.
TAKE ACTION NOW! LOS ANGELES: Help Stop Another Flint Disaster
Environment  (tags: water pollution, drinking water, chemicals, activism, environment, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 81 days ago - change.org
Los Angeles has switched to the same cheap disinfectant, chloramine, which is believed to have compounded FlintâEUR(TM)s water crisis.
Petition: No Neonicotinoids on Washington Oyster Beds
Environment  (tags: oyster farming, pesticide pollution, harming living beings, water pollution, contamination, health hazards, ecosystems, responsibility, longterm consequences, prevention of further pollution, neonicotinoid ban, stronger regulations, stronger protection )

Sabine
- 110 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
An Oyster Growers Association in Washington State wants permission to use neonicotinoid insecticides (or neonics) on its oyster beds. However this class of pesticides is believed to be behind the honey bee die-off crisis, and Beyond Pesticides (BP)...
Petition: Clean Water for California
Environment  (tags: Clean Water Restoration Act, water quality preservation, responsibility, water pollution, contamination, Sustainabililty, stronger protection laws, politics, water clean up )

Sabine
- 155 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
California headwaters are being threatened daily by ranchers allowing their livestock to have access to our rivers and streams. The natural habitat is destroyed by fecal waste. Fish, frogs, foul, and plant life has been destroyed by being trampled on.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Your Rivers From Abandoned Mines
Environment  (tags: water, pollution, abanadon mines pollution, water pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, government, healthconditions )

Cal
- 252 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Mining has left a toxic legacy across the West as abandoned mines continuously spill heavy metals and acidic mine drainage into our rivers. This is damaging to wildlife and the communities that rely on those rivers for clean drinking water
EPA Chief Attempts Damage Control After Spill of Toxic Waste Into Colorado River
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, EPA, water pollution, politics, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat )

Cal
- 263 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The head of the Environmental Protection Agency toured the sludge-coated banks of ColoradoâEUR(TM)s Animas River on Wednesday as the Obama administration sought to limit the environmental and political damage from last weekâEUR(TM)s 3-million gallon toxic waste
Southern Ute Tribe Declares Disaster Over Mining Spill in Animas Rive
Environment  (tags: water pollution, indigenous rights, waer, EPA< pollution, crisis, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 264 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The Southern Ute Indian Tribe, the first to watch a 100-mile-long plume of toxic mining sludge flow through their reservation in the Animas River, has declared a state of local disaster.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Clean Up Toxic Mine Water Spill
Environment  (tags: EPA, toxic sludge, water pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife )

Cal
- 266 days ago - forcechange.com
In Colorado Three million gallons of toxic waste water from an abandoned mine have spilled into local water sources, poisoning countless animals and preventing farmers from being able to irrigate their crops.
Anishinaabe Water Walk August 3 to 7 In Ontario Canada   video
Environment  (tags: Anishinaabe Water Walk, Ontario, Canada, August 3 through 7, pipeline, water pollution )

Dandelion
- 275 days ago - youtube.com
The proposed change to pipeline poses serious risk to Anishinaabek Treaty 3 territory which has 30 percent of Ontarios fresh water and supplies major city Winnipeg with its drinking water. Please Join If Nearby Spread the Word.
Take Action: Stop Shell's Arctic Drilling Insanity
Environment  (tags: Shell Arctic Drilling, dirty business, water pollution, oil spill, marine species, protection, ocean ecosystems, destruction, Sustainabililty, greedy oil companies )

Sabine
- 284 days ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
The U.S. Government's own analysis says thereâEUR(TM)s a 75% chance of a large spill if oil companies develop and produce in Arctic waters. Polar bears, bowhead whales, walruses and countless other marine species depend on the Arctic's waters for their...
Help the Poisoned Water in Sonora, Mexico
Environment  (tags: Human Health, animal health, poisoned water, water ecosystem, water contamination, water pollution, wastewater spill, Water Sustainability, politics, habitatdestruction )

Sabine
- 310 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The spot, which now spans the river that runs 420 km from the state of Sonora, Cananea originated when spilled, on Wednesday August 10th, 40 thousand cubic meters of waste water from the copper mine, of sulfuric acid on the river Bacanuchi.
Because of Drought, Stop Fracking in California NOW!
Environment  (tags: California Drought, fracking, water supply, Water Conservation, water pollution, Water Sustainability, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction )

Sabine
- 310 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The ongoing drought in California has left the state with a limited water supply. To make matters worse, the state recently discovered that nine separate fracking wells have leaked a total of 3 billion gallons of toxic wastewater into our aquifers.
BAN Fracking! Depleting and Contaminating Water Supplies in America's Driest Areas Is Wrong.
Environment  (tags: Ban Fracking!, water pollution, environment destruction, ecosystems, Climate Change, Water Supplies, Sustainabililty, Habitat Destruction, wildlife )

Sabine
- 351 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign to support a complete ban on fracking in California. Fracking is depleting water supplies in America's driest areas, report shows. From Texas to California, drilling for oil and gas is using billions of gallons of water in the country's...
TAKE ACTION NOW! BP: Come Clean in the Gulf!
Environment  (tags: BP disster, culpabillity, law, responsibility, pollution, water pollution, energy, destruction, ecosystems, environment, nature, humans, wildlife, pollution, radia-active )

Cal
- 455 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
With the third and final phase of the US Government's trial against BP for their Deepwater Drilling Disaster wrapping up, BP is trying hard to say they succesfully responded to the worst marine oil spill in history.
 

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