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Thirsty Illegal Pot Crops Threaten Forests, Boost Fire Danger (TEXT, PHOTOS, and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Illegal marijuana plantations, New Mexico, national forests, public lands, water, fire danger, drug cartels, environment, law, ethics, society, humans )

Carrie He
- 575 days ago -
As New Mexico heads toward a potentially devastating fire season, there's a threat to to the state's public lands that may come as a surprise. People are illegally growing marijuana, hiding the plants deep within national forests and public lands.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Protect Great White Sharks From Illegal Poaching
Society & Culture  (tags: conservation, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, environment, wildlife, world, water, oceans, nature, government, protection, politics, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, money, treatment, prevention, killed, killing, sadness, suffering, slaugh )

- 629 days ago -
Great white sharks are being increasingly targeted by poachers in the Gulf of California. The sharks are prized for their jaws and fins.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Country From Allowing Shark Hunting
Society & Culture  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, nature, oceans, politics, protection, water, wildlife, world, government, society, lies, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, treatment, protection, safety, prevention, killed, killing, sufferin )

- 646 days ago -
After a handful of recent shark attacks in Australia, the country has decided to attack back, devising a new shark hunting plan. Professional shark hunters will be used to kill sharks that come to close to the shore.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop the Plan to Dump Rat Poison Over the Farallon Islands
Society & Culture  (tags: conservation, climate-change, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, animals, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, water, wildlife, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, lies, treatment, sa )

- 657 days ago -
If US Fish & Wildlife has its way, Nov of 2014 is when they would like to begin a mission that involves the use of helicopters dropping an estimated 1.3 metric tons of rat poison over the Southeast Farallon Islands.
Sacred Earth: Faiths for Conservation
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, climate-change, climate, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, globalwarming, green, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, pollution, protection, politics, Sust )

- 931 days ago -
Many of the most important conservation places in the world are sacred. Sites like the Amazon, South Dakota's Black Hills, and the Mekong River are deeply rooted in local spiritual and cultural traditions.
Pledge to Do Click-to-Donate Sites
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, environment, energy, globalwarming, green, greenhousegases, pollution, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, environment, ethics, extinction, h )

- 1077 days ago -
Please sign this pledge if you are willing to do some click-to-donate sites along with doing the click-to-donate here at Care2. I have listed 15 other sites in this petition that you can chose from and can go to to do more click-to-donate at.
South Dakota's Lakota Sioux- Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe 2010 Crisis ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, water, habitat, protection )

- 1778 days ago -
On January 31, 2010 an ice storm struck the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in South Dakota. More than 3,000 power poles were toppled, and the tribe's old and inefficient water system, unable to cope with the added pressure, collapsed.
Signs of Niger's Worsening Food Crisis
Society & Culture  (tags: world, food crisis, Niger, water, politics, society, world, rights, children )

- 1930 days ago -
A worsening food crisis prompted the government to acknowledge a problem in March and launch an emergency appeal for help.
Judge Halts Construction on Indian Burial Grounds
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, burial ground., water )

- 1943 days ago -
SAN DIEGO - A judge Monday granted a temporary restraining order stopping the Padre Dam Municipal Water District from doing further construction on a planned reservoir
Prevent Child Drownings ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, environment, protection, water, drownings, humans )

- 1991 days ago -
Each year, more than 800 children die as a result of unintentional drowning and 3,600 children are injured due to near-drowning incidents.
Support Water for the World's Poor ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, water, poor, human rights, environment, protection )

- 2047 days ago -
Congress is working to recognize water for all as a basic human right with the Water for the World Resolution. Contact your Member of Congress today to ask for their support for this resolution that will help the world's poor gain access to water.
Small Plane Crash Kills Two
Society & Culture  (tags: society, travel, transportation, Airplane, crash, Water )

- 2301 days ago -
GLENVILLE, N.Y-The FAA is trying to figure out what caused a plane to crash in Glenville Sunday afternoon. Officials tell us at least two people were killed when the Piper Cherokee went into the Mohawk River.
Mexican Archeologists Have Discovered a Maze of Stone Temples in Underground Caves
Society & Culture  (tags: Mayan culture, interesting, world, history, water, goodnews )

- 2416 days ago -
some submerged in water and containing human bones, which ancient Mayans believed was a portal where dead souls entered the underworld.
Great Resort, Playa Blanca - Canary Island
Society & Culture  (tags: travel, nature, water, interesting )

- 2616 days ago -
Playa Blanca, meaning "White Beach" is the southernmost town of Lanzarote. It is the newest, yet fastest growing resort on the Canary Island. It is part of the municipality of Yaiza.

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