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Tell Gov. McCrory: It's Time to Protect North Carolina's Rivers ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher Away
- 32 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Send a message to Gov. Pat McCrory urging him to protect our rivers and lakes.
12 Tons of Pennsylvania Radioactive Fracking Waste Dumped in West Virginia
Environment  (tags: fracking, fracking waste, fracking sludge, interstate transportation, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, loopholes, illegal, waste remains )

Betsy
- 53 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
As fracking of Pennsylvania shale increases, nearby states confront dumping of toxic fracking waste within their borders including radioactive fracking sludge. 12 tons dumped in West Virginia, to remain.
VIDEO: Is the BP Oil Spill Cleanup Still Making People Sick?
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, energy, forests, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, medical problems, pollution, protection, wildlife )

Kit
- 65 days ago - motherjones.com
Despite BP's protestations to the contrary, Corexit is believed to be highly toxic--not just to marine life but also to the workers who were spraying it and locals living nearby--according to a new segment on Vice that will air tonight on HBO at 11 pm ET.
Climate Change Whiplash: 71% of Americans Now Link Extreme Weather to Global Warming
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, science, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 65 days ago - takepart.com
"Nearly three-quarters of Americans say global warming influences U.S. weather and made this year's record-hot summer worse," Reuters reported this morning. In a new survey conducted by Yale and George Mason universities, results showed 74% [....]
Solar Streets: New Roadways May Ditch Asphalt for Solar Energy
Environment  (tags: Energy, highway, Solar Power )

Kit
- 65 days ago - takepart.com
"We can use [photovoltaic panels] to create roads, parking lots, tarmacs--anything under the sun," Brusaw says. "All of the current asphalt and concrete currently soaking up the sun can be covered with our technology to turn that sunlight into clean[....]
Video of Forest Defense Activist Explaining Actions Taken to Defend the Tasmanian Rainforest
Environment  (tags: Tasmania, Tasmanian Rainforest, Earth First, Tree Sit, ecosystems, Australia, Australian government )

Betsy
- 66 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Watch Burning Hearts Media video produced by Earth First. In this video forest defense activist, Miranda Gibson, explains her year plus tree sit and many forest protection taken actions by others to save the "Tassie".
Stop Seismic Blasts to Save Whales and Dolphins Petition
Environment  (tags: seismic blasts whales and dolphins )

Ashley
- 68 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
These blasts may injure 138,500 whales and dolphins as they search for oil and gas reserves along the coasts. Sign this petition to put a stop to it.
E.P.A Rescind Permission for Use of Bee Killing Pesticide
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, wildlife, conservation, protection )

Patricia
- 67 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The E.P.A (Environmental protection Authority) have authorised the use of a bee killing pesticide. We ask them to immediately rescind this decision.
Jury Verdict: Nearly $3 Million in Texas Fracking Nuisance Case
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, FRACKING, globalwarming, GoodNews, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, water )

Kit
- 91 days ago - truth-out.org
A jury in Dallas, TX today awarded $2.925 million to plaintiffs Bob and Lisa Parr, who sued Barnett shale fracking company Aruba Petroleum Inc. for intentionally causing a nuisance on the Parr's property which impacted their health and ruined [....]
 
 
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