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Protect and Restore Drought-Stricken Habitat for Birds PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3 days ago -
Tell the Bureau of Reclamation to protect and restore drought-stricken bird habitat.
Pacific NorthWest LNG Must Be Stopped! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 3 days ago -
Malaysian company Petronas wants to build an LNG terminal on Lelu Island, BC âEUR" right in an area that provides critical salmon habitat in the Skeena River estuary. The Pacific NorthWest LNG project would become one of the biggest point sources
Troubled Waters: New Report Exposes Yet Again Poor Condition of the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: Coral bleaching, Great Barrier Reef, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, water, world )

- 4 days ago -
Coral bleaching, crown of thorn outbreaks and the ongoing poor condition of inshore ReefsâEUR" these are the visible signs of a Reef in crisis and the need for urgent action on water quality,
The Rising Environmental Toll Of China's Offshore Island Grab
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans )

- 3 days ago -
To stake its claim in the strategic South China Sea, China is building airstrips, ports, and other facilities on disputed islands and reefs. Scientists say the activities are destroying key coral reef ecosystems
End Illegal Gold Mining in the Peruvian Jungle PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, illegal gold mining, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, government, protection )

- 3 days ago -
End illegal gold mining, which has destroyed 450 hectares of land in PeruâEUR(TM)s Tambopata National Reserve.
Press Release: Receding Glaciers in Bolivia Leave Communities at Risk
Environment  (tags: water supply, melting glaciers, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, protection, water )

- 3 days ago -
Receding glaciers also put water supply in the region at risk. Glacial meltwater is important for irrigation, drinking water and hydropower, both for mountain villages and large cities such as La Paz and El Alto.
TAKE ACTION NOW! #NoDAPL: Native Americans and Our Constitution Are Under Assault
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, DAPL, activists, police brutality, rights, activism, protection, energy )

- 6 days ago -
North Dakota. In recent weeks, police and private security forces outfitted in riot gear and armed with assault weapons have used dogs and pepper spray on peaceful Native Americans and their allies protesting at pipeline construction sites.
Historic Land Deal With Algonquin Peoples Signed By Federal, Ontario Governments
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, environment )

- 7 days ago -
Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett, right, and her Ontario counterpart, David Zimmer, left, signed a historic agreement with the Algonquins of Ontario that will eventually see wide swaths of eastern Ontario signed over to the Indigenous peoples
TAKE ACTION NOW! Barclays: Stop Backing Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, water, world, wildlife )

- 5 days ago -
Barclays owns Third Energy -- the fracking firm poised to frack apart the gorgeous Yorkshire village of Kirby Misperton.
Talk About The Wolf Guarding The Hen House
Environment  (tags: Dakota Access Pipeline, Energy Transfer, private firm )

- 23 days ago -
A private firm that conducted the environmental review for the highly contentious Dakota Access Pipeline was simultaneously working for Energy Transfer, the company behind the project, on a connecting pipeline.
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