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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Your State Rep. No New Fracked Gas Pipelines in Massachusetts!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, pipelines, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, healthconditions, wildlife )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - sierra.secure.force.com
Existing gas pipelines are on average almost half empty, and never full, but the pipeline companies, abetted by the utilities, want to increase pipeline capacity in Massachusetts.
In Maryland, One Community Is Taking a Stand Against Environmental Racism
Environment  (tags: environment, environmental racism, healthconditions, healthconditions, ecosystems, politics, protection, pollution, energy, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - grist.org
The toxic refuse of coal- and gas-fired power plants targets black communities with alarming precision. It can be difficult to discern each link in the causal chain connecting a childâEUR(TM)s asthma to the smokestack on the horizon, but the problem is real.
Radioactive Waste and the Nuclear War on Australia's Aboriginal People
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, aborigines, protection, pollution, healthconditions, radia-active, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans )

Cal
- 18 hours ago - theecologist.org
Aboriginal peoples and traditional land owners are fighting back against an Australian goverement which has dumped radioactive wastes on its lands for decades and has new plans for more dumping.
Destroying Romania's Forests: Europe's Rotten Wood
Environment  (tags: illegal logging, environment, forests, ecosystems, destruction, world, protection )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - theecologist.org
Illegal logging accounts for between 30 and 50 percent of wood harvested in Romania.
TAKE ACTION NOW! HAWAII: HELP PROTECT PAPAHÄEURNAUMOKUÄEURKEA
Environment  (tags: activism, activism protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 2 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We need to set aside as much as 30% in protected areas as soon as possible to save our oceans
Sri Lanka to Conserve Climate-Friendly Mangroves Ecosystem
Environment  (tags: mangroves, environment, conservation, ecosystems, GoodNews, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 2 days ago - sfgate.com
Sri Lanka's government and environmentalists are working to protect tens of thousands of acres of mangrove forests âEUR" the seawater-tolerant trees that help protect and build landmasses, absorb carbon from the environment and reduce the impact of natural
Iraq's Marshlands, Nearly Destroyed Under Saddam, Are Coming Back
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection, world, politics )

Cal
- 4 days ago - globalpost.com
since Saddam was toppled in 2003, there have been efforts to restore the suffering marsh ecosystems
Tell Gov. Jerry Brown: Protect Our Food From Toxic Oil Wastewater PETITION
Environment  (tags: toxic oil wastewater, California, politics, destruction, ecosystems, environment, protection, pollution, water )

Cal
- 4 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Ensure that our food is safe to eat. Prohibit the use of oil wastewater for crop irrigation in California.
 
 
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