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International Day of ACTION for Rivers 2015
Environment  (tags: rivers, river action, environment, ecosystems, water, wildlife )

- 14 days ago -
March 14, 2015 is the 18th annual International Day of Action for Rivers! Every year, thousands of people around the world lift their voices to celebrate the world's rivers and those who struggle to protect them.
Humankind Threatened By A Fatal Lack of Water, Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: water, water shortage, agriculture, industry, urbanization, climate change, pollution, waste disposal, humankind, environment, threats )

- 4 days ago -
A recent UN's report warns that within a decade billions of people in tens of countries will be faced with water scarcity.
A Solar Eruption's Energy as Strong as the World's Nuclear Arsenal
Environment  (tags: solar eruptions, blackout, aurora borealis, Earth, cosmos, natural phenomena )

- 6 days ago -
Nasa's video shows a solar flare the strength of which equaled an explosion of all nuclear power on Earth. You can view some lovely vids of solar storms and northern lights when visiting the site.
France - In Pictures: 'Tide of the Century' Brings Thousands to Mont Saint-Michel - France 24
Environment  (tags: high tides, tide of the century, solar eclipse, supermoon effect, 20 March 2015, Normandie, Brittany, North Atlantic Coast, France, natural phenomena )

- 7 days ago -
1000s gathered 2 observe an exceptionally high tide linked 2 Friday's solar eclipse & caused by a 'supermoon effect' {which, despite its designation, occurs roughly every 18 yrs} 2 Mont Saint-Michel, 11h-C island village in Normandie, N Atlantic Coast, FR
EARTH HOUR 2015: March 28th ~ Lights Out!
Environment  (tags: earth hour 2015, lights-off event, climate change, environmental protection, green living, WWF )

- 9 days ago -
Please join this global event on March 28th at 8.30 - 9.30 PM local time by turning off the light so as to show symbolically your commitment to the protection of the environment & understanding of the gravity of climate change. Add yr name @
Abbot Point Expansion Will Damage Reef, Climate, Activists Say
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment )

- 14 days ago -
The Queensland Government's new plan for the Abbot Point coal terminal still risks the reef and will contribute to climate change, the Australian Youth Climate Coalition (AYCC) says.
On the Other Side of Australia, a Marine Wonder to Rival the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, nature, oceans, protection )

- 18 days ago -
Guardian Australia's ocean correspondent visits the proposed Great Kimberley marine park, and its amazing jewel in the crown: Horizontal Falls.
COWSPIRACY: The Sustainability Secret [the Facts]
Environment  (tags: intensive animal agriculture, environmentalism, animal rights, veganism, green living, sustainability )

- 76 days ago -
a list of facts {used in "Cowspiracy" the film} that show animal agriculture as the leading cause of environmental destruction and depletion of resources
Santa Claus + Seven Elves Arrested Protesting Fracking Infrastructure
Environment  (tags: Crestwood project, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, methane gas storageecosystems, habitatdestruction, wildlife, humans )

- 91 days ago -
Thousands of residents in the Finger Lakes region are concerned about the threat a gas storage facility poses. Their civil disobedience campaign of blockades to stop construction is in its ninth week.
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