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How Humans Are Causing Lethal Tumors on Endangered Sea Turtles Read More: Hawaiian Pollution Is Causing Lethal Tumors On Endang
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, healthconditions, pollution, water, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 18 days ago - inhabitat.com
A team of scientists from Duke University, the University of Hawaii and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) discovered that pollution around the Hawaiian islands is causing lethal tumors in the endangered sea turtle population.
With Dry Taps and Toilets, California Drought Turns Desperate (TEXT and VIDEO)
Environment  (tags: environment, humans, weather, drought, water, health conditions, climate-change, nature, globalwarming, government )

Carrie
- 18 days ago - nytimes.com
After a nine-hour day working at a citrus packing plant, her body covered in a sheen of fruit wax and dust, there is nothing Angelica Gallegos wants more than a hot shower, with steam to help clear her throat and lungs.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Oregon for Blocking Coal Exports to China - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, conservation, protection, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 55 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise the state of Oregon for blocking a proposed plan to ship more coal to China
5 Ways Climate Change Is Ruining Your Breakfast
Environment  (tags: climate-change, food costs, weather, humans, healthconditions, protection, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 58 days ago - motherjones.com
Welcome to the worst breakfast-related crisis since Lord of the Rings: There might be an impending Nutella shortage. And there's a good chance the culprit is climate change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand the End to Pollution and Revival of the Isipingo River, KZN, South Africa
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, water, world, humans, government )

Cal
- 58 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The municipality blames that ageing infrastructure for the burst pipe, but it is the very same municipality that does not maintain the infrastructure in Isipingo. Fish have died in the thousands and recently the surrounding beaches have been deemed unsafe
Hard Facts About Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, pollution, healthconditions, ecosystems, environment, destruction, water, energy )

Cal
- 58 days ago - onearth.org
A new book evaluates whether natural gas is a 'transitional fuel' to a low-carbon future--or perhaps, more like a methadone addiction that's tearing apart rural communities.
Monsanto and Ukraine
Environment  (tags: Ukraine, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, IMF, GM, genetically modified crops, GMO's, Monsanto, Du Pont, agribusiness industry, Pres. Viktor Yanukovych, Ukraine protests )

Judy
- 58 days ago - counterpunch.org
The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), under terms of their $17 billion loan to Ukraine, would open that country to genetically-modified (GM) crops and genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) in agriculture.
We Demand Strong Regulations for Dangerous Oil By Rail! ACTION
Environment  (tags: oil by rail, usa, ethics, business, corporate, air, water, money, politics, health, ecosystems, environment )

Nancy
- 57 days ago - action.forestethics.org
After a record year of unsafe oil trains derailing, spilling, and exploding across the country -- President Obama proposed new regulations for unsafe tank cars. But shockingly, these new rules actually protect industry profits while sacrificing public...
AUSTRALIA: Baird Government Sacrifices Wombats in Quest for Woodchips
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, deforestationhabitat, pollution, wildlife, animals, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, environment, government, protection, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 57 days ago - independentaustralia.net
Glenbog forest is being logged, seemingly with little or no care being paid to the noble womba
A Massive Acid Spill in Mexico Has Turned This River Red and Toxic
Environment  (tags: water, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, nature, protection )

Cal
- 58 days ago - takepart.com
A leak near the U.S. border leaves 20,000 people without water.
 
 
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