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Powerful Opportunity to Stop Destructive Mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay - Via Earth Justice
Environment  (tags: Environment, North America, Alaska, Mining Industry, Bristol Bay, Ecosystem, Habitat destruction, Forest, Water Pollution, Salmon Migration, Spirit Bear, Trees, Wildlife, EPA, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The proposed mine would be the largest, most destructive open-pit mine ever built in North America destroying the great salmon migration, the spirit bear and heavily polluting water. The EPA is currently accepting public comments so please sign.
TAKE ACTION NOW! OceanaGold Is Suing El Salvador for Protecting Its Water Against Toxic Mines
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, world, mining intersts, water pollution, El Salvador, OceanaGold, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 4 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Most rivers in El Salvador are contaminated -- mining is likely to deplete the remaining water
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Cruise Line to Stop Polluting the Environment - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, Carnival CruiseLine, water pollution, destruction, ecosystems, environment, oceans, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 8 days ago - forcechange.com
Carnival Cruises has constantly been the biggest culprit for polluting the ocean. Twenty-two of the company's ships are currently using 30-year-old sewage treatment technology, which are not up to par with current water quality standards as laid out by t
What Ails Lake Erie?
Environment  (tags: water pollution, Lake Erie, mycrocystin, pollution, healthconditions, ecosystems, environment, water, protection, politics, humans, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 40 days ago - mnn.com
Mycrocystin, the harmful toxin responsible for shutting down Toledo's water supply, is on the rise.
'Earth Focus' Documents How a New Jersey Town Reclaimed Its Water Supply After Decades of Chemical Pollution
Environment  (tags: water pollution, reclamation, pollution, politics, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, healthconditions, water )

Cal
- 49 days ago - ecowatch.com
Toms River, N.J. was the sort of place people romanticized about as a quintessential setting for the American dream--until a dye manufacturer began dumping its toxic waste in the local water supply.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reprimand Energy Company for Deliberate Pollution - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, corporate dumping, water pollution, pollution, world, humans, healthconditions, wildlife )

Cal
- 65 days ago - forcechange.com
North Carolina's Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, is under fire by environmentalist groups after aerial surveillance photos revealed that the company was illegally and deliberately dumping over 61 mill
The Yamuna River--India's Unholy Mess
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, world, India, water pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, politics, protection )

Cal
- 69 days ago - ipsnews.net
the Ganges' largest tributary, the Yamuna - also one of the most polluted in the world and which provides the capital city of Delhi with 70 percent of its water needs
As Dairy Farms Grow Bigger, New Concerns About Pollution
Environment  (tags: dairy farms, animal waste, water pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, politics )

Cal
- 109 days ago - e360.yale.edu
In states like Wisconsin, opposition to some large operations is growing after manure spills and improper handling of waste have contaminated waterways and aquifers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect NY's Waters - Ban Micro Beads!
Environment  (tags: POLLUTION, MICROBEADS, WATER POLLUTION, CONSUMER GOODS, pollution, protection, humans, healthconditions, environment, water, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 112 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Last year, over 19 tons of plastic waste inundated NY waterways from an unlikely source - the shampoos, facial cleansers, and toothpaste we use each day. You may not know it, but hundreds of cosmetic products sold in New York contain plastic "micro beads
Why Those Tiny Microbeads In Soap May Pose Problem For Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: microbeads, water pollution, Great Lakes, pollution, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, healthconditions, protection )

Cal
- 117 days ago - npr.org
Environmentalists say they're a part of the plastic pollution found in the ocean, and, increasingly, in the Great Lakes, which contain more than 20 percent of the world's fresh water. Now, Illinois and New York state lawmakers are a step closer to banning
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
- 183 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
- 216 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
- 220 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
- 238 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
- 285 days ago - onearth.org
Climate change could bring more runoff and toxic algal blooms to Lake Erie.
 

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