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Retire Mike the Tiger as Louisiana State University Football Mascot! Sign and Share the Petition!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, tigers )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - bit.ly
If you think tigers belong in the wild, and not on the football pitch, take action now!
Stand With Harvard Faculty for Fossil Fuel Divestment ACTION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: fossil fuel divestment, Harvard, energy, greenliving )

Nancy
- 21 hours ago - act.forecastthefacts.org
This is huge: more than 100 Harvard faculty members just signed a letter demanding that the Harvard Corporation -- which manages the largest educational endowment in the world -- commit to divesting from the fossil fuel industry.
We It Did
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, habitat, green, GoodNews )

B
- 1 day ago - action@ucsusa.org
We Are Transforming the Palm Oil Industry More than 63,000 people sent emails to six of America's biggest companies, asking them to go deforestation-free--and it's working! Colgate-Palmolive, General Mills, and Procter & Gamble
Deforestation in the Andes Triggers Amazon "Tsunami"
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, deforestation, deforestation in the Amazon, tsunami, trees )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - ipsnews.net
Deforestation, especially in the Andean highlands of Bolivia and Peru, was the main driver of this year's disastrous flooding in the Madeira river watershed in Bolivia's Amazon rainforest and the drainage basin across the border, in Brazil.
Senator Merkley Can Protect Our Forests and Our Climate ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, forests, climate )

Cher
- 20 hours ago - org.salsalabs.com
Please take a moment to express your concerns to Senator Jeff Merkley about the impacts Senator Wyden's O&C Act will have on the ability of our forests to store carbon, filter clean water, and provide fish and wildlife for generations to come.
Enbridge Inc: We Don't Want You in Kitimat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 20 hours ago - act.watchdog.net
Enbridge Inc. wants residents in Kitimat, British Columbia to vote for a new monster pipeline -- even though the company has had 800 oil spills in just the past 10 years!
Diverse Gene Pool Critical for Tigers' Survival
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, gene pool )

Cher
- 22 hours ago - phys.org
New research by Stanford scholars shows that increasing genetic diversity among the 3,000 or so tigers left on the planet is the key to their survival as a species
Stop Proposal for the Kincardine Nuclear Waste Repository ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution, water )

Cher
- 21 hours ago - change.org
Ontario Power Generation (OPG), a multi-billion dollar power generation company, is trying to seek approval to build a nuclear waste dump (a Deep Geological Repository or DGR) 1 km from the shores of Lake Huron.
Label All GMO Products in Canadian Grocery Stores ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, GMO, food, Canada, protection, labelling )

Cher
- 22 hours ago - change.org
GMOs, or "genetically modified organisms," are plants or animals that have been genetically engineered with DNA from bacteria, viruses or other plants and animals. These experimental combinations of genes from different species cannot occur in nature
 
 
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