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Southern California Blue Cut Fire Rages Unchecked After Mass Evacuations
Environment  (tags: blue cut fire, S California, habitat destruction, destruction )

Nancy
- 111 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Authorites closed part of Interstate 15 and ordered evacuation of 80,000.
'We Are Peaceful Protectors of Water and of Health' ACTION
Environment  (tags: Mandan Hidatsa Arikara Nation, Standing Rock Sioux, anthropogenic causes, Native Energy and Climate Campaign, Dakota Access Pipeline )

Nancy
- 95 days ago - us10.campaign-archive1.com
And the toxins, the pollutions, the dioxins, the carcinogenic poisons, the cancer-causing poisons that are being put in our water, flow downstream, and this air that we breathe blows through the rest of the world.
Indonesian Fires and Haze in 2015 May Have Killed Over 100,000, Study Says
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, death, Indonesian haze, ecosystems, humans, habitat destruction, wildlife )

Nancy
- 79 days ago - nytimes.com
The study states that it focused only on adults, so the number of children and infants who might have died or the pregnant women who might have had miscarriages remains unknown.
Diablo Shutdown Marks End of Atomic Era
Environment  (tags: California’s Pacific Gas & Electric, Diablo Canyon reactors, nuclear power, failed “nuclear renaissance", FOE.NRDC )

Nancy
- 165 days ago - ecowatch.com
Closing Diablo will make our largest state nuke-free. The agreement embodies the sixth and seventh U.S. reactor shut-downs announced in the last month, the fifteenth and sixteenth since 2012. WPPSS2, the only other operating reactor on the west coast-
Forest Service: Study ALL Impacts of the Proposed Mega-Mine at Oak Flat ACTION US
Environment  (tags: Oak Flat Land Exchange, Forest Service, Resolution Copper Mine, Apache tribe, water resources, energy alternatives )

Nancy
- 153 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Many of the most heinous impacts of this mine can be greatly mitigated or even eliminated. By commenting on the draft impact statement the Forest Service is required to respond to your complaints.
Underwater Oil-Well Bolts Are Failing, Causing Alarm
Environment  (tags: Oil equipment, faulty bolts, oil spills, ecosystems, wildlife )

Nancy
- 151 days ago - wsj.com
General Electric Co. , oil drillers and U.S. regulators are scrambling to determine why massive bolts used to connect subsea oil equipment keep failing, prompting costly shutdowns and raising safety concerns about hundreds of wells in the Gulf of Mexico.
Obama Administration Permitted 1,200 Offshore Fracks in Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: wildlife, ecosystems, fracking, taxpayers rights, habitat destruction, corruption, money )

Nancy
- 148 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Documents also show that the federal government has been permitting offshore fracking in the Gulf of Mexico with no site-specific analysis of the threats to imperiled species or the environment, and also without public involvement.
Species Loss, the Migration Hiding in Plain Sight
Environment  (tags: migration of humans, migration of plants and animals, species at risk, ecosystems, environment, climate-change )

Nancy
- 193 days ago - ipsnews.net
The transformation occurring in ecosystems as a result of climate change, as plant and animal species selectively find new habitats, is difficult to fathom or explain to the public. It will be even harder to contain it.

Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, The Big 5, environment, healthconditions, wildlife )

Nancy
- 231 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
WeâEUR(TM)re looking to the worldâEUR(TM)s five largest emitters of climate-wrecking carbon pollution -- the U.S., the European Union, China, India and Brazil -- to lead this fight against climate chaos.
MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Evil Twin: Disturbing Facts About the Fertilizer Industry
Environment  (tags: Koch Industries, Koch Agronomics, nitrogen fertilizer, ecosystems, environment, water, Atmospheric CO2, GHG )

Nancy
- 230 days ago - nationofchange.org
According to the USDA, the average U.S. nitrogen fertilizer use per year from 1998 to 2007 was 24 billion 661 million pounds. To produce that nitrogen, the manufacturers released at least 6.7 pounds of GHG for every pound produced.
 
 
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