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Protect Our Resources: Pledge to Conserve Water During California's Drought
Environment  (tags: Water Conservation, water supply, Sustainabililty, water use, Drinkable water )

Sabine
- 9 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Our state's devastating drought is at its worst point yet. Already, Gov. Jerry Brown has called for a 25% statewide reduction in water use - and now summer, the peak season for water use in our state, is upon us.
P Set To Pay Largest Environmental Fine in US History for Gulf Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: GUlf Oil Spill, Penalties for BP, BP Gulf spill, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, water )

Cal
- 19 hours ago - motherjones.com
The British company will pay $18.7 billion to be divided among affected states, and earmarked for cleanup projects.
Save Lyng Easthaugh Lakes! Don't Build a Holiday Park on County Wildlife Site in Norfolk.
Environment  (tags: Environmental destruction, habitatdestruction, conservation, protection, Wildlife Refuge system, threatened and endangered species, nature, ecosystems )

Sabine
- 19 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Breckland District Council are considering an application to build a holiday park on a County Wildlife Site adjacent to the small hamlet of Lyng Easthaugh in Norfolk. The site was designated by Norfolk County Council in the 1980's and is home to many...
Urge the Government of Ecuador to Not Sell Off the Amazon Rainforest to China
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, rainforest protection, Amazon Rainforest, selling habitat out, habitat loss.climate-change, Sustainabililty, conservation, biodiversity hotspots )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ecuador is set to sell a third of its Amazon rainforest to Chinese oil companies - up to three million of the country's 8.1 million hectares, according to a report on Business Insider.com. Ecuador owes China more than $7 billion - more than a tenth of...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Polar Bears From Global Warming
Environment  (tags: animals, polar bears, destruction, climate-change, globalwarming, globalwarming, environment, conservation, nature, politics, government )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Expand and expedite the plan that would reduce the effects of global warming that are wiping out polar bears.
Protect the Grand Canyon From Destructive Developments
Environment  (tags: Grand Canyon exploitation, conservation, protection, Sustainabililty, destructive development )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Most of us think that the Grand Canyon is sacred and outside the realm of destructive development. But that is not true. The New York Times spotlighted major developments that would devastate the canyon's wild nature, beauty, and overall health.
Urge the Victorian Government to Cancel All Coal Permits to Help Stop Climate Change
Environment  (tags: victoria, australia, government, Tony Abbott, coal, climate, environment, CO2emissions, globalwarming, green, pollution )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Four new licences to explore for coal in Victoria have been approved by the new state government, according to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Restore and Protect the Lands and Waters of the Yakima River Basin
Environment  (tags: drought effects, Water Quality, water supply, protected area, Restoring fish habitat, conservation, Sustainabililty )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
As with with in many places in the West this year, a warm winter with a meager snowpack has led to a drought for Washington's Yakima River Basin, which will be painful for fish, farms, and the local economy. To fight the problem - instead of fighting one
An End to Great Barrier Reef Dumping Is Imminent
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, destruction, environment, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty )

Frans
- 1 day ago - worldwildlife.org
Thanks to the support of hundreds of thousands of people around the world, weâEUR(TM)re one giant step closer to protecting one of the EarthâEUR(TM)s most beautiful and lively places....
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Harmful Plastic Microbeads in Bath Products
Environment  (tags: protection, healthconditions, environment, microbeads, destruction, ecosystems, government, pollution )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Ban products with harmful plastic microbeads in the state of Connecticut.
California Is the Canary in the Coalmine of Global Drought
Environment  (tags: protection, water, California drought, healthconditions, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change )

Cal
- 2 days ago - theecologist.org
California's drought is a harbinger of things to come around the world
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking Waste From Our Sewage Plants!
Environment  (tags: EPA< fracking wastewater, a ctivism, fracking, frack is whack, water, pollution, protection, green, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 2 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
With nowhere else to put it, the fracking industry was sending their toxic, and sometimes radioactive wastewater to our local water treatment plants. These facilities are not designed to remove fracking chemicals, and the EPA knows it
Pope Francis Call on Ecuador to Protect the Amazon and Its Peoples - Petition
Environment  (tags: Pope Francis, Ecuador, President Rafael Correa, Yasuni National Park, voluntary isolation, biodiverse area, Petroamazonas )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - amazonwatch.org
The Pope will will meet Pres. Rafael Correa and state owned oil company Petroamazonas are attempting to drill for oil in Yasuni National Park. Yasuni is home to last communities living in voluntary isolation and most biodiverse areas of the planet.
Action Alert: BREAKING: Demand Those Building TMT Telescope on Hawaiian Sacred Mauna Kea Voluntarily Withdraw
Environment  (tags: environment destruction, human waste, toxic polluants, ecosystem destruction, sensible habitat, sensitive ecosystem, conservation, protection )

Sabine
- 2 days ago - climateark.org
BREAKING: Attempts to restart the construction of the TMT telescope were again blocked by brave native Hawaiian protectors, yet a permanent end to the invasion by astronomer settlers has not yet been achieved.
Panama Indigenous Groups Escalate Protest Against Dam Project
Environment  (tags: activism, development, development plans, destruction, ecosystems, environment, world, wildlife, healthconditions )

Cal
- 3 days ago - telesurtv.net
Indigenous leaders have signaled a major permanent blockade may be the next step to pressure the government to cancel the project.
 

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