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Make Sure in Taconite Harbor's Final Years Our Health, Air and Water Are Protected PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 22 days ago - sierra.secure.force.com
In 2015, Minnesota Power set a retirement date for its coal plant Taconite Harbor for 2020. This was a huge victory and would not have been possible without community members like you calling for Minnesota Power to move beyond coal.
SIGN THIS PETITION! Senate: Protect Endangered Species and Public Lands
Environment  (tags: politics, government, environment, ecosystems, endangered, animals )

Cal
- 28 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Senate will be threatening decades of work to protect endangered species and public lands if they do not vote against the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act.
New Cambodian Protected Forest Offers Hope for Endangered Wildlife
Environment  (tags: world, wildlife, protection, habitat, environment, ecosystems, politics, animals )

Cal
- 28 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The protection decree vanquishes industrial agriculture âEUR" but threats persist.
Inside the Movement to Stop the Oil Industry's 'Bomb Trains'
Environment  (tags: activism, stopping the oil trains activists, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, politics, pollution, wildlife )

Cal
- 28 days ago - vice.com
Activists have argued that carrying flammable oil on trains, which they sometimes call "bomb trains," is inherently dangerous: Not only do the trains emit diesel fumes in the poor neighborhoods they pass through, the trains have in the past tipped over
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Europe's Last Primeval Forest
Environment  (tags: forests, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, government, pollution, oceans, politics, protection, trees, animals, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 28 days ago - forcechange.com
Poland's new far-right government hopes to bring logging to one of EuropeâEUR(TM)s oldest virgin forests, the 7,000 year old primeval woodland known as the Bialowieza Forest.
Danger Below? New Properties Hide Abandoned Oil And Gas Wells
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, safety, building and develpoment, planning, environment, energy )

Cal
- 27 days ago - npr.org
In many parts of the country, areas that are now full of houses and schools and shopping centers were once oil and gas fields.
Mangroves in Crisis: Why One Man Works to Save the Plants That Fight Climate Disruption
Environment  (tags: mangroves, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, environment, healthconditions, climatechange, protection, water, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 27 days ago - truth-out.org
Mangrove forests act as virtual carbon scrubbers, yet are under threat by the shrimping aquacultural industry
SIGN THIS PETITION! Make Coal Companies Pay to Clean Up Their Messes, Not Taxpayers
Environment  (tags: coal companies, paing for pollution, accountability, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, pollution, politics, healthconditions )

Cal
- 27 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is time that we ensure coal companies are certain to pay for the damage they do to the planet and our health by restoring their mines.
Exim Bank of India - Stop Support for the Rampal Coal Power Plant!
Environment  (tags: mangroves, wildlife, pollution, protection, development, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 26 days ago - theecologist.org
The Rampal coal power plant in Bangladesh, near the world's greatest mangrove forest, is a deeply misconceived project that must be abandoned
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Our Shorelines
Environment  (tags: shorelines, protection, environment, ecosystems, habitat, wildlife, government, conservation )

Cal
- 25 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Make your voice heard in support of natural shoreline protection.
 
 
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