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*** Success! A Blueprint for Collaboration on Utah's Public Lands ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, forests, environment, habitat, nature, protection, research, Sustainabililty, trees, water )

Frans
- 1 hour ago - grandcanyontrust.org
In a ceremony at the Utah State Capitol today, conservation groups, Congressman Rob Bishop (R-Utah), and officials from Daggett County and the State of Utah announced a landmark agreement on public lands protection. The plan would result in new...
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Environment  (tags: )

Tilemahos
- 3 hours ago - aldigron.gr
Επειδή η εκτύπωση ήταν, είναι και θα είναι ΤΕΧΝΗ,
Fracking a Nuclear Plant in the Barnett Shale
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, government, habitatdestruction )

John
- 10 hours ago - texassharon.com
fracking near the Squaw Creek Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant and right under the Squaw Creek dam. If fracking near a dam might cause a "catastrophic event," what might fracking near a nuclear plant and under a dam cause?
Oceans Could Lose $1 Trillion in Value Due to Acidification
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification )

Michael
- 10 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
This month, the U.N. Convention on Biological Diversity released a report updating the impacts of ocean acidification on marine life.
Clean Water, a Smart Investment
Environment  (tags: clean water )

Michael
- 10 hours ago - ecowatch.com
A new report, commissioned by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, found that cleaning up local waterways in the Chesapeake Bay region would provide nearly $130 billion annually in economic benefits.
The Modern Outback
Environment  (tags: The Outback )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - pewtrusts.org
Nature, people and the future of remote Australia
Beef, Palm Oil, Soy, and Wood Products From 8 Countries Responsible for 1/3 of Forest Destruction
Environment  (tags: Deforestration )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Four commodities produced in just eight countries are responsible for a third of the world's forest loss, according to a new report. Download the PDF in the article.
New Mega Mine Proposed for Indonesia
Environment  (tags: Mining )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Mine located near and within pristine forest, company asserts precautions will be taken to protect surrounding environment - Oh Sure They Will
A New Link: Punish Man for Brutally Murdering Wolves
Environment  (tags: abuse, Animal Welfare, endangered, conservation, crime, habitat, protection, wildlife, slaughter, killing, animal cruelty, animal advocates, animal rights, ecosystems, habitat, nature, habitat )

Lidia
- 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
a self-proclaimed "wolf hater" purposely killed one wolf and broke the leg of another with a van. Mercilessly, the man posted the incident, along with photographs of the atrocity, to his Facebook page. Many people who visited the man's page were outraged
Mountain Goats Are Shrinking--A Lot--Because of Global Warming
Environment  (tags: animals, mountain goats, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, habitat, healthconditions, nature, research, science, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Chamois goats in the Italian Alps have gotten smaller over the past few decades.
The Anthropocene Is Here, Whether Geologists Make It Official or Not
Environment  (tags: Anthopocene, Anthropogenic Climate Disruption, Climate Change, Sixth Mass Extinction, Emissions, Sea Level Rise, Declining Wildlife Populations )

Brian
- 13 hours ago - grist.org
"The sixth mass extinction, a remarkable build-up of atmospheric carbon dioxide, rapid sea-level rise, and the halving of the world's wildlife populations -- all human-caused -- prove that the Anthropocene is upon us."
So You Think We're Reducing The Use Of Coal? -- Think Again
Environment  (tags: Energy, Energy Policy, Energy Demand, Energy Consumption, Fossil Fuels, Coal, Natural Gas, Carbon Emissions, Climate Change )

Brian
- 13 hours ago - forbes.com
"If you think we've been doing a reasonable job of curbing fossil fuel use in our electricity production you are sadly mistaken. While coal use in America and Europe has leveled, growth in coal use worldwide is increasing dramatically."
Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development
Environment  (tags: lagoon, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 16 hours ago - forcechange.com
Save a precious spot of a lagoon from development meant to increase boat traffic. Sign this petition to urge the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to deny the proposal for the Oslo boat ramp and development project.
Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development - ForceChange - PETITION
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, humans, endangered )

Jean
- 17 hours ago - forcechange.com
The Indian River Lagoon, part of a riverfront conservation effort in Florida, is in threat of degradation by development. The project seeks to create an asphalt parking lot, paved road, and dredged channel for large boats to gain access to the area.
URGENT: 40,000 Acre Timber Sale On The Klamath!
Environment  (tags: wild forests, watersheds, wildlands, abuse, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, destruction, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 21 hours ago - org2.salsalabs.com
TAKE ACTION: Urge Forest Service Chief Tim Tidwell to not allow an "Emergency Situational Declaration" to fast track destructive post-fire logging at the expense of precious wildlands.
Canada, Australia's Climate Change Record: From Leaders to Deniers
Environment  (tags: Australia, Canada, Climate Change, Environment )

Judy
- 1 day ago - newrepublic.com
How did these two nations go from leading the fight against climate change to denying that it even exists?
Climate Records Are Breaking So Often Now, We'Ve Stopped Paying Attention
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Record Highs, NOAA, Nat'l Climatic Data Ctr )

Brian
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
"For 355 months now (up through September), "every month on this planet has been warmer than the 20th century average," according to Jessica Blunden, a scientist at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center."
Stop the Chainsaws: Save the Home of the Woodlark Cuscus
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The destruction of Woodlark's forests would be a crime against nature. More than 40 endemic plant and animal species would lose their habitat: frogs, reptiles, insects, snails and the Woodlark cuscus.
Tell KLK to Leave Collingwood Bay Immediately
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - ran.org
Development of Lot 5 for palm oil would violate KLK's own commitments not to clear primary forests, High Conservation Value Forests or High Carbon Stock forests.
New Zealand: Honey Smugglers Sent Packing
Environment  (tags: dishonesty, goodnews, protection, investigation )

Ramil Ros
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
Border officials in New Zealand have denied entry to a couple caught smuggling honey, which could have devastated the country's lucrative bee-keeping industry, it's been reported.
   

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