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Scary New Proof That We Have Seriously Screwed Up the PlanetâEUR(TM)s Oceans
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, oceans, destruction )

Teresa
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Scientists confirm that climate change is stalling a major Atlantic Ocean current, and that could lead to flooding and food shortages.
Send a Note of Thanks or No Thanks PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, water )

Anna
- 1 day ago - environmentcalifornia.webaction.org
The Senate recently voted on an amendment seeking to limit the clean water rule. Send California's senators a note of thanks for voting against the amendment, or tell them no thanks for voting for it.
What's in a Target? Australia Warned Not to 'Cook the Books' on Emissions Cuts
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, emissions limits, Australia, pollution, politics, protection, world )

Cal
- 1 day ago - smh.com.au
The Australian government is changing how it expresses climate change targets in way that could make it appear to the public as though it is cutting greenhouse gas emissions more rapidly than it is.
Florida Coral Restoration May Take $250 Million, and 400 Years
Environment  (tags: corals, coral restoration projects, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 1 day ago - latimes.com
No one expected it would be easy to restore elkhorn and staghorn corals, the once-abundant, reef-building species that since the 1970s have vanished from almost all of their old range.
Losing Big Carnivores May Be as Big a Threat as Climate Change
Environment  (tags: carnivores, threat, climate, climate-change, climatechange, study, animals, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, research, wildlife )

Lone
- 2 days ago - kcet.org
An epochal study published Friday in the journal Science paints a truly frightening picture of a world without large carnivores, and a couple of Californian predators play a leading role.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Why Four Grandmothers Are Champions of Solar Power in the Philippines
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, energy, solar power, environment, conservation, ecosystems, green, government, GoodNews )

Cal
- 1 day ago - csmonitor.com
Four women from an indigenous group in rural Philippines were trained as solar engineers in India. Soon, they'll be changing lives, one light at a time.
Bank of America: Don't Bankroll Reef Destruction! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction )

Anna
- 22 hours ago - org.salsalabs.com
The coal industry is embarking on a project that would do grave damage to the Great Barrier Reef by massively expanding the port at Abbot Point and building new coal mines in eastern Australia. The resultant dredging and ship traffic would devastate
Help Make the Cibola a Refuge for Wildlife PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Anna
- 13 hours ago - cbd.salsalabs.com
Take action below -- submit to the Forest Service our six-point guide to improve forest management, or craft your own letter for what you wish to see on these public lands.
Tell the EPA and FDA: Immediately Suspend MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup Herbicide
Environment  (tags: petitions, Monsanto, herbicides, pollution, carcinogens, Roundup )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Scientific evidence pointing to the dangers posed by MonsantoâEUR(TM)s widely used Roundup herbicide has been mounting for years, but a new report just out from the World Health Organization (WHO) may be the most damning yet.
Co-Sign the "No Keystone XL" Unity Letter PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 13 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Robert Redford, Mark Ruffalo, NRDCâEUR(TM)s Peter Lehner, Bill McKibben, Julianne Moore, James Hansen, Kyra Sedgwick, Neil Young, Naomi Klein and dozens of other artists, scientists, actors and politicians have signed. Will you add your name to theirs?
VIDEO: Fracking Wastewater Well Hearing - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Fracking, Jane Kleeb, NOGCC, Unicameral )

Judy
- 1 day ago - boldnebraska.org
The Nebraska Oil & Gas Conservation Commission held a hearing on Tuesday, March 24 on an out-of-state company's ("Terex" or "T-Rex Oil") application to export its toxic fracking wastewater into Nebraska. It appears open meeting laws were violated.
Ban Deliberate Discharge of Harmful Vehicle Exhaust PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, destruction, exhaust )

Anna
- 22 hours ago - forcechange.com
Rolling coal, or the trend of intentionally creating large amounts of black diesel smoke with a vehicle, could soon be outlawed in the state of Illinois. Coal rollers, as they are called, modify their vehicles with smoke stacks and special regulators
Add Your Name to Show That You Stand With Gov. Peter Shumlin PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, protection )

Anna
- 22 hours ago - environmentamerica.webaction.org
Add your name to show that you stand with Gov. Peter Shumlin -- and against climate denial.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight Sea-Level Rise: Cut Carbon Pollution
Environment  (tags: green, greenhouse gases, environment, rising seas, destruction, ecosystems, weather, healthconditions, protection, pollution, oceans, politics, government, world )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Rising oceans pose a deadly threat to America's coastal communities. As global warming accelerates, sea-level rise increases the damage and danger from flooding and storm surges.
 

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