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TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Community Efforts to Combat Climate Change and Poaching - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, climate-change, animals, environment, ecosystems, protection, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 18 hours ago - forcechange.com
Praise project that reduces deforestation and wildlife poaching while supporting the local community
Study: 'Shocking' Water Loss in Western U.S.
Environment  (tags: Climate, U.S., Colorado River, Extreme Weather, Water, Water Crisis, Western States, Study )

Judy
- 2 days ago - commondreams.org
"This is a lot of water to lose. We thought that the picture could be pretty bad, but this was shocking."
GOOD NEWS! Small Town Fracking Victory Makes Waves Across the Country
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, fracking, regulations, GoodNews, government, green, politics, protection, water, healthconditions )

Cal
- 7 days ago - earthjustice.org
Last month, the towns of Dryden and Middlefield, New York, represented by Earthjustice, triumphed over the fracking industry after the state's highest court ruled that the towns can use local zoning laws to ban heavy industry within their borders.
30% of Borneo's Rainforests Destroyed Since 1973
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitat destruction, wildlife, trees, humans, habitat loss, biodiversity, destruction, forests )

Cal
- 10 days ago - news.mongabay.com
More than 30 percent of Borneo's rainforests have been destroyed over the past forty years due to fires, industrial logging, and the spread of plantations, finds a new study
In North Dakota's Oil Bonanza, Natural Gas Goes Up in Flames
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, destruction, ecosystems, protection, healthconditions, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 10 days ago - latimes.com
The rapid escalation of energy production in shale formations across the U.S. has produced a bonanza of oil, but it has left many states scrambling to handle the natural gas that often flows in large volumes along with the crude.
Say NO to New Dams on the Upper Green River! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, government, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water )

Frans
- 13 days ago - act.americanrivers.org
As part of Wyoming's new statewide water strategy, Gov. Matt Mead is considering whether to recommend building two large dams near the headwaters of the Green River at the foot of the Wind River Range. The two dams -- one of which would impound 150,000 ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Vote No on the "No More National Parks" Bill
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, politics, protection, national parks, pending legislation, acitivsm, conservation )

Cal
- 15 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
An outrageous House bill threatens to severely undermine the Antiquities Act, which was first signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt to protect special places as national monuments. Demand that your member of Congress vote NO on H.R. 1459.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reprimand Energy Company for Deliberate Pollution - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, corporate dumping, water pollution, pollution, world, humans, healthconditions, wildlife )

Cal
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
North Carolina's Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, is under fire by environmentalist groups after aerial surveillance photos revealed that the company was illegally and deliberately dumping over 61 mill
Bird of the Week: Newell's Shearwater
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Kathy
- 16 days ago - abcbirds.org
Newell's Shearwater was thought to be extinct at the beginning of the 20th century but was rediscovered in 1947. Unfortunately, its status remains precarious. It was listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act in 1975; between 1993 and 2008, its
Bird Decline 'Smoking Gun' for Pesticide's Effects
Environment  (tags: neonicotinoids, environment, pesticides, ecosystems, wildlife, science, research, habitat, habitatdestruction, destruction, animals, protection )

Cal
- 17 days ago - bbc.com
The widespread use of a type of insecticide that has been blamed for honeybee deaths is linked to a marked decline in bird numbers in Europe, a report says.
 
 
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