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Environment

Please Tell Australia Don't Allow Coal Mine to Destroy the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: Australian government, Carmichael Mine, Carbon dioxide emissions, Mining and drilling )

Slava
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Australian government has given one of the world's biggest coal mines the green light. The Carmichael mine has been fiercely opposed by environmentalists due to its potential impact upon The Great Barrier Reef, groundwater at the mine site & carbon emissi
Midwestern Waters Are Full of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: neocotinoids, neonics, protection, die offs, bees, pollution, pesticides, destruction, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - motherjones.com
Neonics have shown up at significant levels in wetlands near treated farm fields in parts of the High Plains and in Canada, as wells as in rivers in ag-heavy areas of Georgia and California.
Fracking Waste Puts Americans' Drinking Water at Risk
Environment  (tags: study, fracking wastewarrter, EPA, fracking, frack is whack, official research, environment, destruction, water, healthconditions, humans, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an eagerly awaited report on the state of something called the Underground Injection Control program.
Wine, Not Gas! New York Residents Fight Gas Storage at Lake Seneca
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, fracking frack is whack, fracked gas storage, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation )

Cal
- 2 days ago - truth-out.org
New York's Finger Lakes region is a national treasure: 9,000 square miles of forest, wetlands, streams and lakes, including 10,000 acres of vineyards.Now this region is in imminent danger of becoming a major fracked gas hub
Victory for Whom? UK Parks to Be Protected From Fracking
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, government, conservation, environment, ecosystems, world, protection, nature )

Cal
- 2 days ago - wigantoday.net
National Parks in England will be protected from fracking unless there are "exceptional circumstances", ministers announced today.
Cambodia: Indigenous Protests Repel Dam Builders - So Far
Environment  (tags: activism, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, water, pollution, humans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - theecologist.org
A protest camp hurriedly set up in March [2014] to stop Chinese dam builders entering the Areng Valley to start construction, has since been successful at repelling the dam-builders on several occasions.
Transporting Oil By Rail Is a Crude Gamble
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, train trasnport of oil, disasters, pollution, politics, healthconditions, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - vice.com
It's estimated that nine million barrels of crude oil are moving over the rail lines of North America at any given moment.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Success: State Bans Dumping of Fracking Waste Into Water - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, government, GoodNews, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 8 hours ago - forcechange.com
Thank California for banning the problematic dumping of fracking waste into drinking water
White House Says Delayed Action On Climate Change Could Cost Billions
Environment  (tags: climate-change, government, green, politics, pollution, ecosystems, environment, destruction, globalwarming )

Cal
- 12 hours ago - npr.org
In a report issued Tuesday, the White House warned that the cost of inaction when it comes to climate change outweighs the cost of implementing more-stringent regulations on greenhouse gas emissions.
Deforestation Ramping Up in Yasuni as Ecuador Sets to Open Up National Park to Drilling
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Amazon, Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, world, wildlife, nature, protection, pollution, politics, government, green )

Cal
- 8 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Recently, disturbance in the park may have ramped up, with satellite data showing a significant increase in deforestation alerts within Yasuni National Park since 2011.
 
 
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