START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Environment

TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Last Rainforest in Kenya
Environment  (tags: enviroment, deforestation, ecosystems, world, conservation, habitat destruction, protection )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Save Mau Forest Complex in Kenya and assign it a national park and UNESCO World Heritage Site . Mau Forest is the main water catchment area in Kenya.
National Honey Bee Day - Petitions
Environment  (tags: beekeepers, National Honey Bee Day, Sustainable Gardening Begins with Honey , backyard gardens )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - beepetitions.webs.com
While the bee industry is vital to large agriculture that feeds much of the world, reality is that 98% of all who keep bees are backyard beekeepers. Most of them are in towns, cities, suburban areas, and not on traditional farms.
Elephant Poaching Soars as Sumatran Forests Turn Into Plantations
Environment  (tags: animals, elephant poaching, ivory trade, deforestation, world, wildlife, destruction, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 4 days ago - news.mongabay.com
here has been a spike in elephant deaths in Sumatra this year, and conversion of rainforest to plantations is one of the main causes, according to the Indonesian Elephant Conservation Forum
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell EPA to Prevent a Mining Catastrophe in Alaska
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, BISTOL BAY MINING PROPOSAL, activism, conservation, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 3 days ago - change.org
NRDC has been ratcheting up pressure on EPA to do the right thing and stop the mine -- but we need your help to mobilize a massive public outcry that will compel the agency to protect Bristol Bay forever.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With Indigenous Groups Battling Pollution of Pristine Forest - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, indigenous rights, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment )

Cal
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
: Demand an in-depth, ongoing assessment of the impact of the Mount Polley mining disaster and stricter environmental guidelines for all mines operating in the province
Protect Brown Bear Habitat From Toxic Mining
Environment  (tags: Bristol Bay, Alaska, salmon, Pebble Mine, Environmental Protection Agency )

Dandelion
- 4 days ago - online.nwf.org
Bristol Bay, Alaska, brown bears depend on pristine rivers and streams that sustain the world's largest runs of sockeye salmon. Mining industry is proposing to build a massive mine at headwaters of Bristol Bay that would devastate brown bear and salmon.
A Paradise Being Lost: Peru's Most Important Forests Felled for Timber, Crops, Roads, Mining
Environment  (tags: deforestation, mining interests, habitat, destruction, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, environment, government, green, protection, forests, trees, world, politics, nature )

Cal
- 7 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Despite a comprehensive forestry reform in 2000, when a forestry concession system was adopted, up to 90 percent of timber extracted from forests in Peru is likely done so illegally.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell NC Lawmakers: Keep Our State Safe From Fracking!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, water politics, environment, ecosystems, destruction, protection )

Cal
- 6 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
No rules can make fracking a good choice for our state, but the MEC's proposed rules create major, unnecessary risks to human health and the environment,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Dolphins From the Lasting Effects of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, wildlife )

Cal
- 3 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
According to National Geographic, "More than 900 bottlenose dolphins have been found dead or stranded in the oil spill area since April 2010. If you stretched the corpses lengthwise, that's 1.5 miles of dead dolphins."
Natural Reserves' No More: Illegal Colonists Deforest Huge Portions of Nicaraguan Protected Areas
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, world, wildlife, deforestation, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, humans, protection, nature, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 6 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In Northeastern Nicaragua, abutting the coastal Caribbean town of Bluefields, lie two nature reserves - Cerro Silva and Punta Gorda - that are embroiled in a bitter battle for survival against the speedily encroaching agricultural frontier.
Poll Shows Californians Oppose Dumping Fracking Chemicals Into Ocean
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, public comment, polls, protection, ecosystems, destruction, environment, conservation, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, pollution )

Cal
- 7 days ago - ecowatch.com
A poll commissioned by the Center for Biological Diversity and conducted by Public Policy Polling (PPP), surveying 500 California voters, found that a majority of Californians opposed fracking in their state and an even larger number support a ban on dump
The Real Eco-Terrorists Wreaking Havoc on the World
Environment  (tags: Big Oil, mining companies, corporate abuse, ecosystems, environment, destruction, protection, humans, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
Who should we truly be concerned about: the "eco-terrorists" aiming to protect and conserve the planet for future generations, or those who aim to exploit Earth's resources for monetary and materialistic purposes?
Mine Proposal Draws Hundreds at Alaska Hearing
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, BristolBay minng proposal, EPA, healthconditions, habitat, government, habitatdestruction, politics )

Cal
- 6 days ago - seattletimes.com
Hundreds of people turned out in Anchorage to comment on a proposal that would severely restrict development of a massive gold-and-copper mine in the Bristol Bay region.
PARADISE LOST? Bali Uprising: Plan to Convert Protected Area Into Golf Courses, Mall Spurs Outrage
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, OVERDEVELOPMENT, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, oceans, wildlife, world, pollution )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In a reversal sparking outrage from locals, and concern from environmentalists, the Governor of Bali, Indonesia has given the green light to a controversial development project in Benoa Bay.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Popular Mountain Range in California - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation, humans, politics, pollution, habitat )

Cal
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
The San Gabriel Mountains are a popular mountain range located in northern Los Angeles County in California. This wild area, comprised of 700,000 acres of forestland, provides drinking water for about one-third of Los Angeles County, as well as recreation
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment

top story finders in Environment

1. Natasha Salgado 38 popular stories

2. Carole K. 36 popular stories

3. Richard S. 35 popular stories

4. Ana MESNER 35 popular stories

5. AniMae Chi 34 popular stories

6. NicoleAWAY W. 30 popular stories

7. Debbie Williamson 28 popular stories

8. Ana R 26 popular stories

9. Cal Mendelsohn 24 popular stories

10. Angela K. 23 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!