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TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Protect Your Community From Exploding Oil Trains
Environment  (tags: oil trains, danger, ecosystems, environment, destruction, politics, nature )

Cal
- 10 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Trains carrying dangerous, highly explosive fuels travel through countless communities every day. You may be one of the 25 million Americans living in the blast zone of explosive oil trains without even knowing it.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Zoos From Selling Environmentally Destructive Ice Cream - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: palm oil, zoos, ecosystems, destruction, french, sellling environmentallyclean ice cream, nature, protection )

Cal
- 13 days ago - forcechange.com
Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo had previously decided to sell only one brand of ice cream, which contains palm oil. After firm backlash from the public, they decided to also sell ice cream from a brand that does not use palm oil.
GMOs: Respected Analyst Says They Could Destroy Life on the Planet [ACTION ALERT!]
Environment  (tags: GMO destruction of planet )

Ellyn
- 25 days ago - anh-usa.org
Invoking the risk of famine as a justification for GMOs is "a deceitful strategy, no different from...Russian roulette," according to the report. Action Alert!
Tell President Obama to Protect the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region! - The Petition Site
Environment  (tags: Berryessa Snow Mountain Region, suburban sprawl )

Slava
- 30 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Metropolitan areas are slowly inching closer to the borders of these wildlands -- roads and development will soon threaten to divide this vast expanse and severely limit wildlife movement.
Neil Young Urges Boycott of Non-Organic Cotton
Environment  (tags: wildlife, rivers, cotton and pesticides, organic cotton, Neil Young, nature, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 31 days ago - rollingstone.com
Knowing how pesticides involve and affect habitats, water supplies and life itself, Neil Young takes green steps and encourage us all to do the same.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Destroy Endangered Lands to Make Room for Walmart - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pollution, overdevelopment, Walmart, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife )

Cal
- 42 days ago - forcechange.com
Dozens of acres of an endangered pine rockland in Florida may soon be destroyed to make way for a new Walmart. Earlier this month, the University of Miami sold 88 acres of land in Miami-Dade county to Ram Realty Services
TAKE ACTION NOW! Nestlé: Stop Stealing Water From Poor Communities!
Environment  (tags: corporate, corruption, politics, pollution, politics, water, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 49 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
, Nestlé, which owns a bottling plant on the reservation of the Morongo Band of Mission Indians, is pulling undisclosed amounts of water from the ground -- and they're doing it legally.
Deepwater Horizon Spill Lives On: Scientists Find Extensive Damage to Coral
Environment  (tags: Deepwater Horizon oil spill, 500 year-old coral damaged )

Ellyn
- 49 days ago - takepart.com
Now new research indicates that the spill damaged a far wider swath of the Gulf than was thought, and at greater depths, affecting fish, crabs, and 500-year-old coral.
Bayer's Pesticides Are Killing Birds! [ ACTION ALERT!]
Environment  (tags: bee killing, bird killing, wildlife killing, Bayer's pesticides killing wildlife, neonicotinoids )

Ellyn
- 67 days ago - action.sumofus.org
We've known for a while that Bayer's pesticides are killing off bees at a terrifying rate. Now there's concrete proof they are also killing off birds, and probably lots of other wildlife too. And yet Bayer continues to sell its poisons at a profit.
Please Don't Salvage Log Old Growth On The Salmon River ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, forests, protection, habitat )

Cher
- 81 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
In a startling move, the Klamath National Forest has responded to two arson fires set last summer near the east side of the Marble Mountains Wilderness by proposing to "salvage" or post-fire log a protected "Late Successional Reserve."
 
 
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