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Record Rains Are Sending Untreated Sewage Into U.S. Cities
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, weather )

Cal
- 3 days ago - grist.org
In most cases, we found reports that millions of gallons of untreated sewage were released into streets and waterways. These overflows can have devastating consequences for public health and the environment
Climate Change and the 1,000-Year Flood in Baton Rouge: When Will We Learn?
Environment  (tags: disasters, floods, Louisiana, climate change, weather, global warming )

Freya
- 31 days ago - nationofchange.org
The floodwaters are receding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and the scale of the damage is revealing itself. It has been described as a 1,000-year flood, leaving at least 13 people dead and close to 60,000 homes ruined.
Deforestation Has Been Occurring Continuously in New England Since the 1980s
Environment  (tags: deforestation, New England, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, weather, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 38 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new study finds that the expansion of affluent suburbs in the New England region of the northeastern United States is a significant driver of deforestation âEUR" and possibly indicative of trends in temperate regions
Good News! Key Agencies Step Up to Address Drought
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitat, healthconditions, humans, nature, protection, research, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 77 days ago - audubonaction.org
The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) have announced an important new agreement to enhance water conservation in the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin and other regions. The two agencies will begin...
Hold Big Oil Accountable for Decades of Climate Deception *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, radia-active, protection, research, science, s )

Frans
- 95 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Hundreds of documents uncovered by the Center for International Environmental Law show that the oil industry understood the science of climate change and actively sought to shape public skepticism toward it decades earlier than previously suspected...
PLEDGE TO PROTECT OUR OCEANS - Please
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, green, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, water, weather, world, wildlife )

Frans
- 114 days ago - support.nature.org
Every second breath we take comes from the ocean. Oceans are the life support system for our planet, providing 97 percent of the EarthâEUR(TM)s livable habitat. These amazing places also help regulate our weather and climate, put food on our plate ...
Drought-Hit Zimbabwe Is Selling Its Wild Animals to Save Them From Starvation
Environment  (tags: drought, Zimbabwe, animals, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, weather, world )

Cal
- 145 days ago - globalpost.com
Drought-hit Zimbabwe has invited local farmers and private game rangers to buy wild animals as it destocks national game reserves to save fauna from starvation, the wildlife authority said
Trees Adapt to Warming, Limit CO2 Release
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, wildlife, humans, nature, globalwarming, CO2emissions, conservation, environment, habitat, trees, water, weather, world, Sustainabililty )

Rituraj
- 195 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Trees can adapt to rising temperatures and limit their natural emissions of greenhouse gases, according to a study published on Wednesday that suggests plants may have a smaller than expected role in stoking man-made global warming.
Your Help Is Urgently Needed to Protect Wildlife! Ask the Senate to OPPOSE the Share Act and Bipartisan Sportsmens Act!
Environment  (tags: ShareAct, Sportsmen's Heritage Act, wolves, trapping, endangered, animals, environment, politics, pollution, habitat, globalwarming, stae-owned, weather, wildlife, water, trees, conservation, climate )

Roxy
- 207 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Stop the Sportsman Share Act! This horrible Wildlife Killing Spree of a Bill. Pro Trapping, Anti-Wildlife to the Maximum> handpicked by the NRA. Please sign and Share!
El Nino Storms Unearth 1930s 'Sin Ship' Wreckage in Coronado Source: Http://Www.Nbcsandiego.Com/New s/Local/El-Nino-Storms-Unear
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, humans, nature, oceans, history, ships, weather, destruction )

MmAway
- 243 days ago - nbcsandiego.com
During low tide Saturday, the rusted remains of SS Monte Carlo emerged from the beach, close to Avenida de las Arenas. Joe Ditler, who has been studying the shipwreck for 30 years
Toxic Coal Ash Approved for Dumping Into Virginia's Rivers
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, green, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, healthconditions, oceans, nature, hu )

Katrina
- 254 days ago - m.styleweekly.com
Dominion power, a monopoly that feigns interest in sustainability and clean energy is moving forward with plans to poison the James and Potomac rivers, where many Virginians get their water. They were granted permission surreptitiously by our lawmakers.
Damming the Mekong - the Myth of 'Sustainable Hydropower'
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, water, world, weather, wildlife, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 255 days ago - theecologist.org
The struggle of local communities, NGOs and riparian governments to prevent the the Don Sahong dam in southern Laos from going ahead appears to have failed..
Floods Pose Challenge for South American Integration
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, world, weather, politics )

Cal
- 269 days ago - ipsnews.net
The flooding that has affected four South American countries has underscored the need for an integrated approach to addressing the causes and effects of climate change.
 

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