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Climate Change and the 1,000-Year Flood in Baton Rouge: When Will We Learn?
Environment  (tags: disasters, floods, Louisiana, climate change, weather, global warming )

Freya
- 27 days ago - nationofchange.org
The floodwaters are receding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and the scale of the damage is revealing itself. It has been described as a 1,000-year flood, leaving at least 13 people dead and close to 60,000 homes ruined.
World Leaders: Save Our Oceans Now!
Environment  (tags: oceans, seas, petitions )

Freya
- 26 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Our oceans are collapsing, with vast disturbing dead areas reported to be expanding in the Pacific. But hope is rising, with more ocean protected last year than ever before!
Make Composting As Common As Trash Pick-Up!
Environment  (tags: food waste, composting, greenhouse gases, petitions )

Freya
- 26 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Organic material like food scraps are currently piling up in America's landfills, rotting and producing methane, a greenhouse gas 25 times more powerful than carbon dioxide. According to the EPA, landfills are the third-largest source of methane...
Love the Ocean in the Mid-Atlantic? Help Us. PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

Anna
- 26 days ago - secured.surfrider.org
Ocean planning is a rare opportunity for ocean lovers to lock in protections for both recreation and the environment into the future. But the governing body who is creating the ocean plan needs some encouragement. Please take one minute and send them
Say No to Offshore Oil Drilling in the Orphan Basin PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 26 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In the past decade the Orphan Basin, off the coast of Newfoundland, has been a prize that the oil industry wants to claim. Recently, new studies have shown that the potential for oil is much higher than originally thought.
Tell Nevada Lands Council Not to Sell Our Land! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 26 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell the Nevada Lands Council that you want public lands to stay in public hands.
Support Fracking Ban PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 26 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise aggressive ban on fracking and other unconventional onshore gas exploration.
Keep Fracking Waste Out of NY Landfills! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 26 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
New York made the bold decision to prohibit fracking for shale gas because of risks to air, water, land, and health. But the state faces other threats from oil and gas development-including growing volumes of toxic fracking waste from operations
Comment on Rio Tinto's ADEQ Water Permit Renewal PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 25 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) has proposed to renew Rio Tinto's current water quality permits to discharge polluted mine water being drained from mining shafts on the company's private property near Oak Flat.
Tell EPA : Save Monarchs From Dow's Chemical Assault! Take Enlist Duo Off the Market! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Anna
- 25 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell EPA to protect monarchs and pull Dow's toxic chemical cocktail off the market once and for all.
 
 
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