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8,000 Gallons of Oil Spill Into Ohio River From Duke Energy Coal Plant
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, environment, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, politics )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - ecowatch.com
the Coast Guard closed down a 15-mile length of the Ohio River after Duke Energy's W.C. Beckjord Station outside Cincinnati dumped approximately 8,000 gallons of oil into the river, according to a Coast Guard estimate.
Norway Puts $1.6B Into Rainforest Conservation
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, government, green, protection, world )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
But how effective have those funds been in actually protecting forests?
36 Random Animal Facts That May Surprise You
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, wildlife )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - mnn.com
From immortal jellyfish and death-defying tardigrades to proposing penguins and voting bovines, here are three dozen randomly interesting facts about our planet's impressive array of animal life
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Idaho's Next Wolf-Killing Derby
Animals  (tags: wolves, wolves to be killed, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animalrights, slaughter, cruelty )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
A radical anti-wolf group has applied to the Bureau of Land Management for permission to hold a wolf and coyote killing "derby" on public lands surrounding the Salmon, Idaho, area.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Protected Canyon From Oil Drilling - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, indigenous rights, destruction, environment, ecosystems, water, wildlife, pollution, politics, healthconditions, energy, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
Chaco Canyon, New Mexico is an ancient and splendid site of Native American culture and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Unfortunately, oil and gas companies want to start fracking right outside the National Park, which could threaten the fragile ecosyste
Gentle Giant Tibetan Mastiff Plays With Little Girl
Offbeat  (tags: Tibetan Mastiff, girls, animals, children, dogs, humans, off-beat, pets, society )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Tibetan Mastiffs might look huge but they do get along well with kids! This two-year-old Tibetan Mastiff, named Simba, is a gentle giant and is best friends with his little owner Weiwei.
Save Endangered Pollinating Bumble Bee in US - Force Change
Animals  (tags: US, Animals, Bees, Pollinator, Endangered Species, Suffering, Extinction, Ethical concerns, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
Petition to list the rusty patched bumble bee as an endangered species. This unique and important pollinator, a relative of the honey bee, needs to be saved from extinction. The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation has requested this listing.
How the Islamic State Became the Juggernaut It Is Today
World  (tags: middle-east, ISIS, ISIL, Iraq, Syria, Sunni, Shia, Assad, Gaddafi, US, Saudi Arabia, Gulf, fanaticism, Arab Spring )

Evelyn
- 6 hours ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Resistance to the state was too rapidly militarised for opposition movements to develop an experienced national leadership and a political programme. They were lacking any vision of a non-authoritarian nation state capable of competing with fanaticism
Help! They Mandered My Gerry!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: election theft, GOP Regime, voting rights )

TomCat
- 5 hours ago - politicsplus.org
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