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Universities Must End Financial Ties to Climate Denying Fossil-Fuel Giants - Now
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, energy, forests, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, science, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Schools like Harvard exist to foster knowledge and understanding, yet they're investing in an industry that has systematically undermined that work.
Tell Koch Allies in Congress: Climate Change Is Real ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, climate-change, protection )

Cher
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Koch Brothers profit from producing toxic chemicals, harmful pollutants, carcinogens, and greenhouse gases, and they are funding climate deniers in Congress.
Nebraska Lawsuit Delays Decision on Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, XL pipeline )

Kit
- 1 day ago - journalstar.com
The U.S. State Department on Friday announced yet another delay in the Keystone XL pipeline permitting saga.
Welcome to Ground Zero--Literally--for Sea Level Rise in North America
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, politics, pollution, oceans, nature, humans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A bayou port for the oil and gas industry is under threat from global warming. The jambalaya is served with a side of irony.
U.S. Extends Keystone XL Comment Period, Delaying Final Decision
Environment  (tags: politics, obama, news, Keystone XL Pipeline, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - reuters.com
The U.S. State Department announced on Friday it is extending the government comment period on the Keystone XL pipeline, a move that likely postpones a final decision on the controversial project until after the November 4 mid-term elections.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CLOSE THE INDIAN POINT NUCLEAR POWER PLANT IN NEW YORK
Environment  (tags: Indian Point, Close Indian Poitn, Hell No We won't Glow, nuclear waste, lack of security, NRC, nuclear power, no nukes, pollution, politics, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature )

Cal
- 2 days ago - credomobilize.com
Less than 50 miles from New York City--There are about 2700 metric tons of high level nuclear waste being stored on-site, most of it in vulnerable fuel pools in warehouse-type buildings, not containment structures like the reactors themselves.
Keep Oregon's Rivers Clean and Clear of Mining ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 2 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action below -- tell the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality to keep our rivers clean and clear by tightening permits for this reckless form of river mining.
Tell BP to Come Clean ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 2 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
This week, the nation is marking the fourth year since the beginning of the BP disaster. BP America's President John Mingé chose this moment to declare that "[n]o company has done more to help a region recover." We beg to differ.
An Ecosystem of Our Own Making Could Pose a Threat
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, water, pollution, plastic pollution, bacteria, bacterial contamination, environment, destruction, oceans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - latimes.com
The plastisphere, a marine ecosystem that starts with bacteria on particles of discarded plastic, is drawing increasing attention. Scientists fear it might host pathogens and leach dangerous chemicals.
Legal Logging Concessions Drive Illegal Logging in Peru, Threatening Forests and Indigenous People
Environment  (tags: trees, destruction, ecosystems, environment, illegal logging, world, protection, humans, government, politics, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Nearly 70 percent of "officially inspected" logging concessions in Peru have had their permits canceled or are under investigation for major breaches of forestry laws, finds a new study
Tell Governor McAuliffe: You Can Be a Climate Champion ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, climate-change )

Cher
- 2 days ago - secure3.convio.net
On Tuesday, April 8, Governor Terry McAuliffe made a speech where he acknowledged and pledged to take action to address climate change.
Defend the White Mountains ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, forests, protection )

Cher
- 2 days ago - secure3.convio.net
New Hampshire's White Mountain National Forest is where some of our family's most unforgettable memories are formed--our first childhood hikes, our first time sleeping under the stars, our first glimpse of incredible wildlife.
Is Aru Safe? Indonesia Suspends Plan to Clear Half the Islands' Forests
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, forests, deforestation, world, humans, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A plan to clear half of Aru's forest cover for sugar cane has been suspended, but the island paradise is still not safe from large-scale deforestation
TAKE ACTION NOW! HELP BAN OIL DRILLING IN THE ARCTIC!
Environment  (tags: Robeert Redford, BP Oil Spill, arctic, driling in the arctic, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 2 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Four years ago this spring, BP's Deepwater Horizon rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico and caused the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history. We must not let the Arctic become Big Oil's next victim
Protect Silver Springs - Say NO to Adena Springs Ranch ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher
- 3 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Tell the St. Johns Water Management District to say NO to the Adena Springs Ranch Proposal once and for all.

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