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SIGN PLEASE! Protect Public Lands and Our Climate From Big Coal's Bulldozers
Environment  (tags: coal mining, protection, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, healthconditions, water )

- 3 days ago -
President Obama and Secretary Jewell just announced a suspension of new coal mining on federal land and a review of the entire federal coal programâEUR(TM)s impact on the environment and climate.
Protect Ontario's Drinking Water Sources PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, water, protection )

- 3 days ago -
Our sources of drinking water all across Ontario could become contaminated by gravel pit operations, despite the creation of the Clean Water Act.
Save Our Forests PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 3 days ago -
The government is planning a massive sell off of our national forests. They could be auctioned and fenced off, run down, logged or turned into golf courses and holiday villages.
NRDC: Our Biggest Victories of 2015 Http://Www.Nrdc.Org/Victories.   video
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, forests, GoodNews, habitat, health conditions, protection, Sustainabililty, research, water, wildlife, world )

- 3 days ago -"Please watch and share this recap video, narrated by Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner Laura Dern, to see all the powerful victories for wildlife, wild places and the environment that NRDC members and activists"
ONE OF MY FAVORITE CAUSES: The Navajo Water Project
Environment  (tags: philanthropy, Navajo Water Project )

- 3 days ago -
Navajo are 67 times more likely than other Americans to live without running water or a toilet. That's an injustice.Recent Contributions are helping to change this but much more help is needed.
Elephant Dies Trying To Free Her Calf From Illegal Electric Fence In Vellore
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, elephant )

- 3 days ago -
Chennai: A 10-year-old elephant died trying to save her calf which was caught in an electric fence in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district this morning. Both mother and child were electrocuted.
Increase in Large Carnivore Attacks Linked to Risky Human Behaviour, Study Suggests
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, humans, wildlife )

- 2 days ago -
Triggers include unattended children, unleashed pets, approaching female with young
What Really Poisoned the Water in Flint, Michigan
Society & Culture  (tags: Flint, Rick Snyder, appointed manager, poisoned water )

- 4 days ago -
Flint's poisoned water came about as much through politics and social attitudes as it did through an untreated river and old pipes. The minions of the Koch-funded right have been taught to believe that the poor and unemployed don't count for much.
I Rescued A Husky And Later He Saved Me From An Abusive Relationship
Offbeat  (tags: violence, women, ethics, family, abuse, dogs, news )

- 3 days ago -
When I adopted Kyro I was trapped in an abusive relationship, in which I had lost all hope of escaping. Kyro became my excuse to go on adventures and escape the situation. Ultimately, I left my ex due to him beginning to target Kyro with his rage.
ACTU Animaux - Happy, STARVED Bassett Hound! The Picture Will Make You CRY!!
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalWelfare, suffering, rescued, dogs, endangered )

- 4 days ago -
Happy, Bassett Hound that is in terrible shape! She has been STARVED for so long that ALL her bones show! I had to put my Bassett down after 16 years of love and she didn't look ANYTHING like this! This baby NEEDS HELP! Please CLICK FIVE TIMES at RED DOT!
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