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Proposal Weakens Endangered Species Protections From Fracking on Public Lands


Environment  (tags: Fracking, FRACTIVISM, fractivism, activism, environment, destruction, protection, nature, ecosystems, conservation, energy )

Cal
- 478 days ago - ecowatch.com
The Obama administration has proposed a new rule that would scale back the requirement that federal agencies fully track the harms inflicted on endangered species when large-scale plans are developed and carried out on federal public lands.



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Roseann d. (178)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 9:35 am
Weakening the Endangered Species Act also weakens protections for us all. When wildlife is safe, we're all safer. It's a shame we're now bringing kids onto a barren blighted wasteland of a planet and that they'll never know their natural world as is their birthright. I often think of the amazing sights and sounds that we've never seen....like millions of Bison thundering across the plains. It's a travesty how we've overdeveloped and ravaged this once beautiful land. .
 

Sue H. (7)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 9:58 am
Senseless destruction. :(
 

Alice C. (1797)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 10:27 am
We need protection too. We need all the animals ~ we all need water ~ plants need water as well.
No more fracking !
 

M Away M. (461)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 12:02 pm
Noted with EXTREME ANGER Cal! WT?????? We got Change alright!
 

pam w. (191)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 1:09 pm
NOT JUST NO! HELL, NO!
 

Fran away F. (117)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 4:08 pm
A BIG BRONX CHEER for this insidious and stupid attempt to gut the Endangered Species Act!
 

GGmaSheila D. (169)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 7:04 pm
Isn't it wonderful to know how are President and govenrment agencies care about the planet and all life on it...NOT! They say the truth hurts and Obama has been systematically showing whee his loyalties lie - on the side of the 1%. Sickening.
 

. (0)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 11:33 pm
𝕹𝖔𝖙𝖊𝖉. 𝕿𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖘 𝕮𝖆𝖑!
 

Frances Darcy (225)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 12:12 am
noted
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 2:06 am
noted
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 3:33 am
Actually, if no one is following the current rules will relaxing them make any difference. The question is why are they not enforcing the current procedures"
 

Mari 's (1364)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 5:26 am
N& Shared in FB! NO NO NOOO Obama!!! No! We are all connected, related, Literally yes literally.

We are all connected;
To each other, biologically
To the earth, chemically
To the rest of the universe atomically

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XGK84Poeynk

http://www.symphonyofscience.com
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 6:04 am
idiots!
 

Jeaneen A. (157)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 8:31 am
obama, can be great or like this a real ASS!
 

Jennifer Hebert (8)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 12:30 pm
Thanks for sharing.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 12:53 pm
Thank you.
 

Marija Mohoric (47)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 1:15 pm
where are we going to...
 

Nimue Pendragon (275)
Monday September 2, 2013, 12:07 am
noted
 

Andre Yokers (6)
Monday September 2, 2013, 9:45 am
Sounds like a bad deal.
 
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