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Ban Styrofoam in the United States.WE ARE KILLING OURSELVES INTENTIONALLY!!!
Environment  (tags: environment, government, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, oceans, pollution, water )

Rose ann
- 10 hours ago - forcechange.com
Polystyrene packaging, otherwise known as styrofoam, is used in various restaurants as plates or cups. But according to scientists, styrofoam contains harmful chemicals and the material should be banned to protect our health. Despite these warnings.BAN IT
Nigeria: Shell's False Oil Spill Claims Exposed in Court
Environment  (tags: legal proceedings, Shelll lawsuit against Shell innigeria, pollution, protection, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy, world )

Cal
- 42 minutes ago - theecologist.org
A London court has forced Shell to disclose documents about its pipelines and oils spills in Nigeria
5 Eco-Resorts That Are Helping Save Their Communities
Environment  (tags: eco-tourism, protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation, animals, habitat, GoodNews, green )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - takepart.com
These destinations aren't just preserving the environment for tourists.
Take the Deforestation Free Holiday Shopping Pledge
Environment  (tags: Shopping, pledge, deforestation, fashion, clothing )

Scooby
- 11 hours ago - ran.org
This holiday shopping season, stand for forests by telling retailers and manufacturers that there's only one way to earn your dollars -- by standing for the planet.
End Wolf-Killing Competition.END THIS HUNTING SPREE ON WILD LIFE .
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, endangered, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

Rose ann
- 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
An annual hunting competition in Idaho sees hundreds of wolves, coyotes, raccoons and jackrabbits killed by hunters. Currently, the United States Bureau of Land Management is considering whether or not to renew the contest's permit for another five years.
Take Action: Clean Water Depends on Clear Standards PETITION
Environment  (tags: clean water, clear standards, EPA )

Anna
- 1 day ago - secure.audubon.org
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have proposed a new rule designed to protect Florida's and the nation's wetlands
From Briny Wastewater to Fracked Oil: Bakken Saturated With Spills, NYT Finds
Environment  (tags: pollution, oil spills, Bakken, Bakken Shale, ecosystems, environment, destruction, energy, water, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
In recent years, as the boom really exploded, the number of reported spills, leaks, fires and blowouts has soared, with an increase in spillage that outpaces the increase in oil production, an investigation by The New York Times found
New Marine Protected Areas Key to Fighting Illegal Fishing -
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, illegal fishing, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
A new policy paper argues that illicit fishing practices are flying under the radar all around the world, and global society must combat them in order to keep seafood on the menu.
What Happened to the Oil From the Deepwater Horizon Disaster? -
Environment  (tags: Deepwater Horizon, residual oil, oil spill, research, science, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Scientists had hoped much of the oil trapped in the water would eventually disperse so bacteria could break it down. -
'Monster' Fracking Wells Guzzle Water in Drought-Stricken Regions
Environment  (tags: water, protection, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - ecowatch.com
a new report released by Environmental Working Group (EWG) located 261 "monster" wells that consumed between 10 and 25 million gallons of water to drill each well
 
 
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