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Environment

TAKE ACTION NOW! Make Frackers Pay Their Fair Share
Environment  (tags: fracking, social responsibility, politics, giving back, economics, frack is whack, pollution, destruction, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Cal
- 16 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For too long large oil and natural gas companies have been been riding roughshod on our environment, all while giving back little to the communities around them.
The Greening of Greece - the Ecologic Opportunity for Europe to Embrace
Environment  (tags: world, protection, environment, ecosystems, Greece )

Cal
- 22 days ago - theecologist.org
While its important for Greece to get the money side of things sorted out, what really matters in the long term is getting its ecology right too.
OP-ED: Death of a Shalesman: U.S. Energy Independence Is a Fairy Tale
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, energy, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 21 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
We in the West ardently want to believe that energy security can be obtained through shale resources -- or even better, through a sudden increase in green energy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Arctic From Becoming a Climate Catastrophe
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, the ARctic, energy, ecosystems, pollution, protection, globalwarming, climate-change, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 20 days ago - forcechange.com
A climate catastrophe is developing in the Arctic. The last great unprotected wilderness on earth is under siege.
Koch-Backed Group Calls for End of National Parks
Environment  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, corruption, Koch Brothers, national parks, end to national parks, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 19 days ago - alternet.org
The National Park Service has been systematically starved of funds, which suits the Kochs just fine.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Deny Federal Permits for Fracking on Federal Lands Within Drought-Affected States
Environment  (tags: fracking, fracking in national parks, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, water, protection, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 19 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Fracking uses large amounts of fresh water to extract natural gas from the ground. The wastewater from fracking mixes with harmful chemicals and flows into the drinking water supply.
Obama Creates Three New National Monuments Protecting One Million More Acres of Public Lands
Environment  (tags: conservation, obama, government, GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, protection )

Cal
- 19 days ago - alternet.org
Altogether, Obama has protected more than 260 million acres of public lands and waters âEUR" more than any other president.
7 Wild and Beautiful Places That Should Be National Parks
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, politics, habitat )

Cal
- 25 days ago - takepart.com
Without protection, these lands remain in danger of development.
Hit By Drought and Seawater, Bangkok Tap Water May Run Out in a Month
Environment  (tags: world, water, environment, destruction, drought, ecosystems, climate-change, weather )

Cal
- 25 days ago - reuters.com
Bangkok's tap water supply may run out in a month, as the country waits for long overdue rains to replenish sources depleted by drought and threatened by seawater creep
Secrecy Over Fracking Chemicals Clouds Environmental Risks, Advocates Say
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, frack is whackenvironment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, water )

Cal
- 27 days ago - theguardian.com
Despite a report that links practice to contaminated drinking water, list of more than 1,076 chemicals used during fracking process remains unknown to public
 
 
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