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Setting Rivers Free: As Dams Are Torn Down, Nature Is Quickly Recovering
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, GoodNews, water, removing dams, restoringtheenvironment, wildlife, nature, humans, politics, habitat )

Cal
- 17 days ago - csmonitor.com
With the removal of many dams, conservationists are seeing the return of the natural bounty that fed Native Americans and astonished European settlers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Nestlé: Stop Stealing Water From Poor Communities!
Environment  (tags: corporate, corruption, politics, pollution, politics, water, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 18 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
, Nestlé, which owns a bottling plant on the reservation of the Morongo Band of Mission Indians, is pulling undisclosed amounts of water from the ground -- and they're doing it legally.
Why Restoring Wetlands Is More Critical Than Ever
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, humans, protection, nature, wildlife, politics, oceans, water, government, habitat )

Cal
- 20 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Along the Delaware River estuary, efforts are underway to restore wetlands lost due to centuries of human activity
Take Action! - Save Fragile Estuaries From Overheating - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Fragile, estuaries, overheating, desert, California, water, drought )

Marie
- 21 days ago - forcechange.com
The state of California has stared down its water crisis for decades. Recent record-breaking drought has certainly made the situation worse, but the real culprit isn't lack of rainfall. Careless urban development and agriculture, sprawling into desert
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the World's Most Prolific Wild Salmon Runs in Alaska
Environment  (tags: MINING INTERESTS, salmon runs, endangered, animals, environment, ecosystems, water, humans, oceans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, pollution, green, government, protection )

Cal
- 22 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
A mining corporation wants to build a monstrous open pit copper-gold mine at the headwaters of Alaska's Bristol Bay--home to the largest and most productive wild salmon runs on Earth.
Fracking Waste Puts Americans' Drinking Water at Risk
Environment  (tags: study, fracking wastewarrter, EPA, fracking, frack is whack, official research, environment, destruction, water, healthconditions, humans, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 22 days ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an eagerly awaited report on the state of something called the Underground Injection Control program.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Success: State Bans Dumping of Fracking Waste Into Water - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, government, GoodNews, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 22 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank California for banning the problematic dumping of fracking waste into drinking water
Cambodia: Indigenous Protests Repel Dam Builders - So Far
Environment  (tags: activism, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, water, pollution, humans )

Cal
- 24 days ago - theecologist.org
A protest camp hurriedly set up in March [2014] to stop Chinese dam builders entering the Areng Valley to start construction, has since been successful at repelling the dam-builders on several occasions.
'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
- 25 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! Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador's Yasuni Rainforests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, oil production, AMazon, uncontacted tribes, indigenous rights, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, protection, pollution, world, wildlife, water, trees, conservation, green, government, politics, humans, nature )

Cal
- 25 days ago - forests.org
Ecuador's mega-diverse Yasuni National Park is again threatened by oil industry road construction as state oil company Petroamazonas has in secret constructed a road into the world-famous Amazon rainforest - violating environmental laws and threatening un
Amazon Oil Spill Has Killed Tons of Fish, Sickened Native People
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, destruction, oil spill, Amazon, way of life, indigenous rights, ecosystems, protection, world, pollution, water, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 25 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
This rupture of Peru's 39-year-old northern crude oil pipeline has terrified Kukama villagers along the Marañón River. People's complaints of nausea and skin rashes are aggravated by nervousness about eating the fish
Rebuilding Kissama: War-Torn Angola's Only National Park Affected By Deforestation, But Refaunation Gives Hope
Environment  (tags: deforestation, wildlife, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, government, green, water, trees )

Cal
- 27 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Angola is one of Africa's most biologically diverse countries, boasting a long Atlantic coastline, dense equatorial forests, rivers thick with mangroves, vast desert expanses, rolling savannah grasslands and high-altitude rocky outcrops.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reject Political Attack on National Monuments - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: national parks and monuments, protectins, proposed law, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, wildlife, protection, politics, government, water )

Cal
- 27 days ago - forcechange.com
The Antiquities Act has been preserving and protecting our shared American heritage since before any of us were born. The "No New Monuments" proposal would completely nullify the Antiquities Act, making it much more difficult to permanently protect federa

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