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Save Ceremonial Apache Land in Arizona - Petition
Environment  (tags: Apache, National Defense Authorization Act, Oak Flat, Tonto National Forest, Resolution Copper, GOP, Sacred Land, Arizona, petition )

- 7 days ago -
The GOP added a section to the National Defense Authorization Act which transferred the sacred area of Oak Flat in the Tonto National Forest to mining company Resolution Copper for the largest block cave copper mining project in North America.
No Icebreaker No Drilling! - Petition
Environment  (tags: Icebreaker, Fennica, Shell, oil drilling, Arctic, violation, cap stack Oil Response Plan )

- 7 days ago -
This is Shells only icebreaker equipped with a cap stack the mission critical gear needed to cap a blown out well. Without the Fennica, Shell is in violation of its own Oil Response Plan, as well as its Exploration Plan.
Protect Forests From Illegal Logging *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, protection, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, trees, water )

- 7 days ago -
Lumber Liquidators is in hot water, reportedly facing criminal charges from the U.S. Department of Justice -- and for good reason. The nation's leading hardwood floor retailer has allegedly imported illegally harvested wood from critical habitats ...
End Unsustainable Raiding in the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, ecosystem destruction, habitat loss, climate-change, CO2emissions, globalwarming, biodiversity hotspots, protection, wildlife )

- 14 days ago -
Each year, the Amazon Rainforest loses forested areas the size of the state of Delaware. Agricultural expansion, ranching, infrastructure projects, energy exploration and illegal logging are to blame.
Environment  (tags: oil drilling in the Arctic, world, wildlife, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics )

- 15 days ago -
Shell Oil is racing to sink its drills into the Arctic's Chukchi Sea and the Obama Administration has given them the green light. This comes despite the governmentâEUR(TM)s own estimates that there's a 75% chance of major oil spill in the Arctic Ocean if oil
TAKE ACTION NOW! Safeguard Freshwater and Wildlife Habitat From Fracking Operations
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack iswhack, water, saffety, pollution, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world, water, humans, government )

- 13 days ago -
Drinking water, natural land, and wildlife habitat are at risk due to a change in legislation that will now allow fracking to occur within protected areas. A few months ago, government officials had put a ban on fracking in sites of special scientific
TAKE ACTION NOW! Join the Apache Resistance Against Arizona Copper Mine
Environment  (tags: proposed mine, habitatdestruction, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, green, humans, politics )

- 13 days ago -
Rio Tinto's plans to develop a massive copper mine there would leave a depression in the ground the size of the Winslow meteor crater, drain the aquifer and destroy important streams, springs and wildlife habitat.
Help Save the Critically Endangered Amargosa Vole
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, research, protection )

- 21 days ago -
Amargosa voles are highly specialized small mammals that live in only one place in the world: the Mojave desert where marshes form around natural springs and pools from the Amargosa River. Help save them from extinction!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Do Not Dredge in the Cayman Islands
Environment  (tags: eco-tourism, unwise development, protection, wildlife, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment )

- 20 days ago -
Even though the island is generating $9 million a year from tourists, the government of the Grand Cayman Islands is looking into building permanent cruise ship piers for big cruise lines such as Carnival Cruise Lines and Royal Caribbean International to
Petition: Help Stop the Expansion of Tanker Traffic in Puget Sound
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, animals, wildlife )

- 23 days ago -
BP is looking to use its illegally built tanker dock, in prime herring habitat, to expand oil tanker traffic in Puget Sound. With each new tanker, carrying up to 33 million gallons of oil, there is an increased risk of an oil spill that would be devastati
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