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Tell NC Governor: New Fracking Rules Aren't Strong Enough PETITION
Environment  (tags: fracking, rules, North Carolina )

Anna
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take action today and tell Governor McCrory that these fracking rules aren't right for North Carolina.
Protect Walruses By Rejecting a Massive Oil and Gas Lease Sale in Arctic Waters
Environment  (tags: oil and gas drilling, spill disaster, Artic ocean, sea, ocean, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, endangered, energy, animals, government, habitat, humans, nature, pollution, politics, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - secure.earthjustice.org
We need you to tell the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to stop a reckless oil and gas lease sale in the Arctic Ocean now, while the agency is accepting public comments.
Petition: Don't Turn Natives' Homes Into Hunting Reserve!
Environment  (tags: Tanzanian government, Maasai - Nilotic ethnic group of semi-no, southern Kenya )

Slava
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tanzanian government is planning to force 40,000 Maasai people out of their homelands to transform the land into a wild animal hunting preserve. Tanzania is offering monetary compensation to the Maasai, but they don't want to move. They have spent th
Cultivating Climate Justice: Brazilian Workers Leading the Charge Toward Zero Waste
Environment  (tags: acitivsm, activists, zero waste, Brazil, pollution, protection, humans, GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 2 days ago - truth-out.org
The recycling workers of Brazil have long been a powerful force in protecting their communities and the climate. Now they are on the forefront of a nation-wide movement for zero waste.
Native Americans Arrested Following Keystone XL Pipeline Vote
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, Keystoen XL Pipeline, native rights, law, activism, politics )

Cal
- 2 days ago - ecowatch.com
Native Americans in the gallery, singing a traditional tribal tune during this week vote on the Keystone XL Pipeline. Five of them were removed from the gallery and arrested.
Frackers Are Terrorizing School Kids in California
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, proximity to schoolchildren, healthconditions, protection, pollution, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 2 days ago - grist.org
California is one of 11 states that does not limit how close oil and gas drillers can work to houses, schools, and churches.
Keystone Pipeline Fails to Get Through Senate
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, Senate KXL vote )

Judy
- 2 days ago - abcnews.go.com
The controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline failed to win approval in the Senate tonight by one vote, a blow to Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu who hoped to be able to push it through.
Act Now: Your Chance to Protect the Arctic From Oil Spills PETITION
Environment  (tags: Arctic, protection, oil spills, wildlife )

Anna
- 2 days ago - act.oceana.org
Add your name before December 12 to tell the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to protect the Arctic from dangerous oil spills and cancel Lease Sale 193.
SAY NO TO FUNDING REEF DESTRUCTION PETITION
Environment  (tags: reefs, destruction, protection )

Anna
- 3 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
Tell the CEOs of ANZ, Commonwealth Bank, NAB and Westpac to say no to Reef destruction today! If they publicly rule out funding this project, it will be almost impossible for Adani to push forward with its plans.
Shale Oil Fuels Indigenous Conflict in Argentina
Environment  (tags: fracking, indigneous communities, conflict, frack is whack, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 3 days ago - ipsnews.net
Jorge Nahuel, a spokesman for the Mapuche Confederation of Neuquén, in Argentina's southern Patagonia region, complains that local indigenous communities were not consulted about the production of unconventional oil in their ancestral territories
PROTECT WALRUSES By REJECTING A Massive OIL AND GAS LEASE SALE IN ARCTIC WATERS
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Frans
- 3 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
We need you to tell the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to stop a reckless oil and gas lease sale in the Arctic Ocean now, while the agency is accepting public comments. As a result of our recent litigation success, the government is reconsidering...
TAKE ACTION NOW! PEPSICO: Doritos: It's Crunch Time to Save the Rainforests
Environment  (tags: business, cover-up, supply chain, rainforest destruction, palm oil, environment, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 3 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Doritos customers can't be sure they're not buying rainforest destruction, and all the suffering that comes with it. Close the gaps in your policies now
Big Oil Can't Wait For the New Republican Majority in Congress
Environment  (tags: politics, environment, ecosystems, Republicans, Keystone XL, energy issues, greed, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 3 days ago - motherjones.com
Even after the Keystone XL Senate defeat, the incoming fossil fuels caucus is poised to provide huge gains for the oil and gas industry.
Disappearing Oasis: Northeastern India Losing Forests as People Move in -
Environment  (tags: deforestation, India, agriculture, agriculture and food, ecosystems, environment, destruction, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 3 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Global Forest Watch (GFW) shows that India as a whole lost about 842,200 hectares of forest between 2001 and 2012. Of this, about 548,440 hectares was lost from northeast India alone. -
TAKE ACTION NOW! MICHIGAN: Stop the Expansion of Eagle Mine
Environment  (tags: mining interests, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, politics, nature, humans )

Cal
- 3 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Help protect the Yellow Dog River in the Upper Peninsula from the encroachment of sulfide mining. The Minerals Management Office of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is considering the application of Eagle Mine LLC to lease about 40 acres of la

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