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Toxic Chemicals in Drinking Water for Six Million Americans
Environment  (tags: drinking water, toxins, water pollution, water pollution pollution politics, humans, protection, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 45 days ago - yahoo.com
Drinking water supplies for more than six million Americans contain unsafe levels of industrial chemicals that have been linked to cancer and other serious health problems, a U.S. study suggests.
For Olympic Sailors And Fishermen Alike, Rio's Dirty Bay Sets Off Alarms
Environment  (tags: Brazil olympics, water pollution, environment, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 99 days ago - npr.org
Guanabara Bay, where the Olympic sailing competition will be held this coming August, is a place of striking views âEUR" and filthy water that hides some nasty secrets.
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
- 151 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
- 197 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
- 225 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.
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
- 396 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
- 408 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
- 408 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
- 411 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
- 419 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 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
- 600 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.
Stop Bristol Bay Mega-Mining in Alaska and Save Wild Salmon - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Bristol Bay, Mining Industry, Ecosystem, Environmental destruction, Habitat destruction, Water Pollution, Salmon migration, Spirit Bears, Trees, Wetlands, Endangered Species, Wildlife, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 644 days ago - forcechange.com
On December 16th, 2014, President Obama banned oil and gas drilling in the Bristol Bay, BUT this does not affect the Pebble Mine gold and copper mega-mine project which would destroy the ecosystem, the great salmon migration and spirit bear habitat.
The Big Number That Shows Just How Much Cruise Ships Are Polluting the World's Oceans
Environment  (tags: cruise ships, water pollution, cruises, waste, Friends of the Earth, sewage )

Freya
- 650 days ago - takepart.com
A new report reveals that the "floating cities" dump a billion gallons of sewage a year--and it's all perfectly legal.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Otters From Toxic Water Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, water pollution, otters, wildlife, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection )

Cal
- 682 days ago - forcechange.com
Dirty, polluted waters are no place for a family of river otters to play and raise their pups.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Contaminated Aquifers Call for Moratorium on Fracking in California
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, water pollution, pollution, water, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy )

Cal
- 710 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, reports of that testing confirm that the oil industry illegally injected 3 billion gallons of wastewater contaminated with fracking fluids into the state's aquifers. So far nine injection disposal wells hav
 

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