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Toms River, New Jersey: Don't Destroy Amazon Rainforests for Your Boardwalk ACTION


Environment  (tags: climate-change, NJ, ecosystems, Hurricane Sandy, amazon rain forest, habitat, environment )

Nancy
- 504 days ago - change.org
Toms River's Ortley Beach boardwalk was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, which was bolstered by climate change. Other towns' use of tropical hardwoods over the last three decades has helped change the climate. Now Toms River wants to add to that equation...



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Christeen Anderson (503)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 8:39 am
Signed.
 

Ben Oscarsito (326)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 9:40 am
Done!
 

Sara P. (57)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 10:06 am
Signed, thanks Nancy.
 

Isa Villanen (44)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 10:50 am
Thanks, Nancy! Signed, shared and noted.
There are sustainable, recycled composite substitutes for the vanishing rain forest lumber. They have been proven very durable and cheaper by far than the real thing. If I would need to choose between the real thing and a recycled composite lumber, my money would go to the recycled lumber.
 

Lisa Neste (699)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 2:20 pm
Signed, thanks Nancy!
 

Hugo L. (267)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 2:32 pm
Noted & signed, thanks Nancy.
 

Natasha Salgado (531)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 8:15 pm
S+S,thx Nancy!
 

Helen Porter (40)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 9:20 pm
noted and signed
 

Teresa Cowley (274)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 12:17 am
Rainforest lumber should never be an option!
Signed--thanks Nancy.
 

Roger M. (0)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 5:03 am
Why would they do this? Pleased to sign.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 9:58 am
Signed & posted
 

Myraida Diaz (127)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 11:45 am
cannot get to sign. Will check later. TY! Noted
 

Alicia v. (181)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 11:49 am
Signed.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 2:55 pm
petition signed
 

Victoria Pohrebna (269)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 3:47 am
Signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 5:05 am
S&S, thanks Nancy
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday May 17, 2013, 5:53 am
signed and noted
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 6:44 am
Already signed, TU Nancy
 

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Friday May 17, 2013, 4:39 pm
Signed and Noted.
 

Danny M. (83)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 7:43 am
Signed. Thank you, Nancy!
 

Lois Jordan (56)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 2:11 pm
Signed. 500 supporters. Noted. Thank you, Nancy.
 

SheilaNOMAILPLZ S. (64)
Sunday May 19, 2013, 3:38 pm
As a resident of PA who grew up going to the Jersey shore for every childhood vacation, I love the boardwalk and want to see it rebuilt - but not at the expense of destroying the Amazon Rainforests! I have signed, noted, and placed this comment on the petition. Thanks!
 
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