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UK---Fertiliser Pollution Lives on in the River Thames
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, UK, agriculture, runoff, water, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, conservation, humans, world )

- 2222 days ago -
The rapid rise in intensive agriculture since the Second World War together with the use of fertilisers has led to severe nitrate pollution in the River Thames, report scientists.
Request the BLM to Withdraw Potential Oil and Gas Lease Parcels ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, humans, wildlife )

- 2222 days ago -
To Withdraw specific leases - 6195, 6196, 6206, 6191, and 6207 which may affect and contain the FMC and the water source of the FMC, the Paonia Reservoir. This request is consistent with the Board of Reclamation letter to the BLM,
Russia Oil Spills Wreak Devastation
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, energy, oil spills, world, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, politics, wildlife, protection )

- 2222 days ago -
Environmentalists estimate at least 1 percent of Russia's annual oil production, or 5 million tons, is spilled every year. That is equivalent to one Deepwater Horizon-scale leak about every two months. Crumbling infrastructure and a harsh climate combine
Action Needed Now: Stop Congress From Rubber-Stamping Arctic Drilling ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, destruction )

- 2221 days ago -
A vote in the Senate is expected imminently that would undermine our clean-air laws and pave the way for offshore oil drilling in pristine Arctic waters -- if we don't stop it. Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski snuck a deal into a government funding bill
No Dirty Coal Mines Near Beautiful Bryce Canyon ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, destruction )

- 2223 days ago -
Bryce Canyon National Park is one of our nation's true gems -- with soaring red rock spires and spiky cliffs, Bryce is an awe-inspiring place. And because it's a national park, it belongs to all of us.
Say NO to the TransCanada Keystone Pipeline ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )

- 2223 days ago -
The Department of State is responsible for issuing a permit for the proposed extension of an oil pipeline. The Keystone XL pipeline would carry tar sands oil straight across the Canadian border from Alberta and across the width of the United States
Keystone Pipeline Doomed? Why the GOP's Insistance on Including It in the Payroll Tax Cut Bill May Be a Good Thing
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, obama, politics, activism, protests, environment, destruction, protection, nature, ecosystems, humans, pollution, conservation, wildlife, GoodNews )

- 2222 days ago -
It gives President Obama a chance to affirm his commitment to environmental and climate issues, and reject the pipeline completely.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protest Belize National Park Being Opened By Corrupt U.S. Oil Exploration to Illegal Logging
Environment  (tags: business, corruption, corporate, dishonesty, pollution, humans, politics, protection, world, forests, ecosystems, destruction, environment, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, green )

- 2229 days ago -
With the Prime Minister's permission, Colorado-based oil company US Capital Energy is drilling seismic testing lines through the ecologically spectacular Sarstoon-Temash national park - against international treaty commitments and a Belizean Supreme Court
GOOD NEWS! Welsh Wetland Turned Over to Wildlife
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, ecosystems, humans, nature, habitat, green, GoodNews, world )

- 2229 days ago -
Attempts some time ago to restock about 3.5 hectares with mixed broadleaves and sitka spruce failed due to the wet conditions, so foresters came up with the perfect answer - create a wetland haven for endangered wildlife.
Help Stop Oil and Gas Drilling in America's Arctic ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2228 days ago -
Join WWF in telling the federal government to remove America's Arctic from the proposed offshore oil and gas leasing plan for 2012-2017. Also let them know to set aside important ecological and sensitive areas if new drilling is allowed in the Arctic.
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