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The Animal That Stands to Lose the Most in the Keystone Pipeline Deal

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- 1835 days ago -
Out of the many creatures that will suffer from pipeline construction and oil excavation, caribou are most vulnerable.

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Christeen A (368)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 8:33 am
This is a shame. We must keep up the fight. Thank you.

Isa Villanen (44)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 9:36 am
Noted. Thanks Cal!
Would have signed, but it was apparently meant only for Americans...

Tim C (2420)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 10:49 am

Winn A (179)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 2:09 pm

Lisa W (143)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 6:52 pm
Signed and noted, TY Cal

lee e (114)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 7:08 pm
You mean that besides the global warming that will continue to really diminish the homo sapiens - there's actually more species that might be affected?

Jason S (50)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 7:56 pm
Signed, thanks

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 8:13 pm

Carol Dreeszen (346)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 10:36 pm
Sorry Cal but on this one I have to call not true!! I wish I could add pictures of the Caribou up on the North Slope here in Alaska along with the Bear to show the proof but unfortunately I can't add the photographs! :-( The Caribou meander around on the ground eating leichen and whatever else they eat or they lounge around sleeping. The herds thrive and there is no threat to them in the least. The Bear crawl on top of the pipeline and take a stroll down it. They get to the point where it's no different than animals in a zoo where one would think they would not be able to survive being enclosed and restrained behind a fence but they thrive and live on too. At least for the Caribou and the Bear they roam freely without a care in the world! People who don't want this to go though throw out these claims to get people fired up to stop this pipeline from's all part of their agenda!

Edo R (71)
Monday May 13, 2013, 12:29 am
Thanks for caring and sharing!

Leslene Dunn (84)
Monday May 13, 2013, 3:17 am
Noted and signed.

Past Member (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 3:49 am
thank you

Lynn D (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:05 am
Truly sad, thanks for info!

Mari 's (1356)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:12 am
Burning fossil fuels is going to kill 1000's of species on land and in water. It's also going to poison our water supply and make it more and more acidic until nothing can live. We need to move away from fossil fuels. If Exxon can spend A half a million dollars to distort climate science they can use Millions to advance science. people want this because of the price of oil from other countries!? Tell Exxon to stop using our hard earned money to distort science and maybe then the prices will go DOWN. Unbelievable. Ceramic Engineering EXXON.

Gloria picchetti (304)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:12 am
Signed for the caribou.

Mari 's (1356)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:17 am
Plzzzz Tell Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook) to Unfriend Big Oil

I am hugely disappointed to hear that your group is funding ads that support the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline and drilling in the Arctic Refuge. You've been a leader in technology. We expect you to be a leader on climate change and clean energy innovation, not bankrolling ads for dirty energy projects.

You're welcome to praise politicians for their stance on immigration without trashing the planet. But if you're friends with Big Oil, I'm not interested in supporting you or your political goals.

Frances Darcy (133)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:21 am

Giana P (398)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:54 am
Signed, and the pipeline must be stopped for other reasons too.

Past Member (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 5:12 am
Leave their home tranquil

Past Member (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 5:33 am

Past Member (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 8:26 am

. (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 10:18 am
Reading sad stories like this is one thing, doing some practical to help is another. If we could use a little less oil, and other forms of power produced from fossil fuels, then we could not only help these poor creatures but also limit, albeit to a small degree, the damage that we are doing to our planet.

Sonali G (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 11:49 am

Esther Z (94)
Monday May 13, 2013, 12:33 pm

Ana Fontan (16)
Monday May 13, 2013, 2:01 pm
Noted, thank you Cal!

Jaime A (52)
Monday May 13, 2013, 2:04 pm
Noted, thanks.!!

Past Member (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 2:05 pm
I dont know enough about this but i am sure it will hurt more than Caribou so does not sound a good thing

Sandra ;atterson (59)
Monday May 13, 2013, 2:08 pm
signed and noted,ty

Paulett Simunich (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 2:10 pm
I do not support the pipeline..........Period!!!!!! Whatever side of the fence you are, and make yourselves knowledgeable. Maybe the caribou are not this is a moot point, because
WE are the endangered species.....Make no mistake........this pipeline will only add to the problems we endangered humans species face on a daily basis...........

Yvette S (35)
Monday May 13, 2013, 2:16 pm

Robert O (12)
Monday May 13, 2013, 4:15 pm
Truly awful and sad.

Virgene L (51)
Monday May 13, 2013, 5:32 pm
The woodland caribou is threatened and a spill and the destruction of boreal forest would impact it as well as any other species, including humans! Please stop the Keystone XL pipeline and stop Arctic drilling. Thank you.

Dana B (140)
Monday May 13, 2013, 5:59 pm
Signed, thank you
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