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TAKE ACTION NOW! Anticosti Island, Quebec, a Natural World Heritage Treasure Under Threat By Oil and Gas Companies


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Cal
- 776 days ago - avaaz.org
Demand the Québec government and political parties to declare a moratorium of oil and gas exploration on Anticosti Island.Shale Gas & oil exploration activities are underway without any independent environmental impact assessment and threatens the surviv



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Cal Mendelsohn (992)
Friday August 3, 2012, 3:53 am
Thanks so much for signing this petition!

BTW, per Wikipedia, "Anticosti Island is large but sparsely populated (281 people in 2006), with most of the permanent population in the village of Port-Menier on the western tip of the island, consisting chiefly of the keepers of the lighthouses erected by the Canadian government"
 

John S. (303)
Friday August 3, 2012, 3:54 am
Thanks, done.
 

Teresa W. (691)
Friday August 3, 2012, 5:38 am
signed and noted
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Friday August 3, 2012, 8:14 am
N&S.
 

. (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 11:55 am
Signed and Noted.
 

Susanne R. (249)
Friday August 3, 2012, 12:13 pm
From the article: "Shale Gas & oil exploration activities are underway without any independent environmental impact assessment..." Doesn't THAT sound familiar?

NOTHING should be done before an INDEPENDENT environmental impact assessment has been completed! They tried to pull the wool over our eyes by not providing an "independent" environmental impact study before pushing for the start of construction of the Keystone Pipeline. I congratulate those who are fighting for a moratorium! If you don't stand up, the profiteers will walk all over you!

Gladly signed and noted!
 

NicoleAWAY W. (631)
Friday August 3, 2012, 1:58 pm
signed~
 

Michela m. (3934)
Friday August 3, 2012, 2:13 pm
S&N from U.K.!! Hugs
 

Roger M. (0)
Friday August 3, 2012, 11:29 pm
Pleased to sign this. Thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 1:39 am
Thank you -- signed
 

Jana Repova (63)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 2:31 am
Signed & noted. Thanks.
 

Joy Wong (75)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 2:51 am
Noted and signed.
 

Bette M. (91)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 4:21 am
Signed & noted

Wherever you are there once was a forest.
Plant & protect Danny's trees for life.
Trees are the lungs of the earth.
 

Rebecca Sutton (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 4:38 am
Signed and noted
 

Siti R. (12)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 4:39 am
greed for oil ought to be stopped!
 

Joe R. (189)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 4:51 am
Signed and noted.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 5:12 am
Thank you.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 7:17 am
Thanks for signing -- your name has been added and will be delivered to Tous les partis politiques du Québec et son gouvernement.
thanks Cal
 

Joan AWAY McAllister (1083)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 9:38 am
Signed. Thanks Cal
 

David Begin (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 9:57 am
Merci pour l'avertisement. cette ile est bien beau et sans tache de l"homme . Sa doit demeurer comme cela.
 

Vicky P. (464)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 11:45 am
Signed and noted
 

JL A. (275)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 12:04 pm
Susanne has it right: "NOTHING should be done before an INDEPENDENT environmental impact assessment has been completed!"
 

Dave C. (214)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 12:37 pm
signed. thanks.

agree with Susanne like usual....
 

LMj Sunshine (127)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 1:00 pm
done, ty
 

Terry V. (30)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 2:21 pm
S&N Thanks
 

Ruth R. (219)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 3:17 pm
Noted, sgined, posted to facebook, twitter, google.
 

Carol H. (229)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 3:27 am
signed and noted
 

JL A. (275)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 8:07 am
apparently some in power with authority do not understand their responsibilities to those sites with such significant designations
 

Danny M. (82)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 5:14 am
Noted and signed! Thanks Cal!
 
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