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300,000 West Virginians Told Not to Drink Water After Coal Chemical Spill, 600+ Sick
Environment  (tags: pollution, humans, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, politics )

- 685 days ago -
A large spill of a chemicals used to remove impurities from coal occurred Thursday in Charleston, WV, contaminating the Elk River less than a mile upstream of the intake for the state's largest drinking water treatment plant.
Tiger Census Begins in Dudhwa Reserve
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, census, reserve )

- 728 days ago -
The tiger census has started in the core area of Dudhwa reserve. A total of 65 pairs of cameras have been installed in 203 sq km of Kishenpur sanctuary that forms the core area of the reserve.
Wildlife in the Masai Mara
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pictures, photos, wildlife )

- 729 days ago -
photographed by Paul Goldstein
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop More Environmentally Destructive Coal Exports - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, energy, protection, world, pollution, nature, healthconditions )

- 728 days ago -
A major U.S. coal company is teaming up with a railroad corporation to develop a mine and railway for exporting billions of tons of low quality coal from Montana to China.
On Living With Less (INFOGRAPHIC)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection, home )

- 728 days ago -
It's time to rethink our spending culture and learn to live on a bit less, for our sanity and the environment's. Check out the inforgraphic below for a handy introduction on living with less, and then read up on five ways buying less can help you live
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand California Legislators Crack Down On Animal Abuse on Hollywood Sets!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, Hollywood, humans )

- 728 days ago -
Please sign and share this petition worldwide to demand a crack down on animal abuse for animals used in Hollywood for movies and television!
How Much Is Your Waste Worth?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, waste, pollution, protection )

- 805 days ago -
We all know how recycling is the responsible thing to do given the state of our environment. There has been enough said and written about the benefits of recycling to the community as well the environment.
Tell Secretary Jewell: No Drilling in the Arctic Ocean ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 820 days ago -
The pristine waters of America's Arctic Ocean are in danger. These waters provide critical habitat for iconic species such as polar bears, whales, and walrus that are already suffering the effects of dramatic climate change. Little is known about this
Get Sears to Go Pro-Wildlife ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 820 days ago -
After Sears was pressured into canceling their sponsorship of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, the notorious exploiters of animals for entertainment, the company still used captive wild animals in their promotions.
Ensure the Protection of Myanmar's Forests ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, forests, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 820 days ago -
While permitting international trade will be economically beneficial to Myanmar, allowing corporations to decimate forests and species is not. There need to be environmental protections in place to ensure that, while logging is allowed, there is a limit
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