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Protect Key Gunnison Sage Grouse Habitats PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 4 hours ago -
Tell the BLM by May 4 that Gunnison sage grouse habitats need strong protections.
Ask Your Senator to Oppose Weakening Water Laws! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
SB1268 adequate water supply requirements; municipalities (Griffin, Gowan, Stevens) removes the requirement that proposed developments outside of Active Management Areas (areas around Phoenix, Prescott, Tucson, etc.) demonstrate an adequate water supply
Protect Oregon Wild Lands and Rivers! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 5 hours ago -
Senators Wyden and Merkley have introduced the Oregon Wildlands Act (S. 1699) to preserve more than 100,000 acres of wilderness, 252 miles of wild and scenic rivers, and more than 119,000 acres of national recreation areas, places treasured by Oregonians
Say NO to Seismic Testing in the Atlantic PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 5 hours ago -
Although the Atlantic was recently removed from consideration for oil and gas leasing, multiple permits that would allow for seismic testing to occur over a huge swath of the Eastern Seaboard continue to move forward.
Bird of the Week: Tricolored Blackbird
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 6 hours ago -
The Tricolored Blackbird closely resembles its near-relative, the Red-winged Blackbird, but males sport white edgings, rather than yellow, on their flashy red wing epaulets. It is nearly endemic to California, where over 95 percent of the global popu...
No Need to Destroy Forests to Feed Growing Population!
Environment  (tags: )

- 8 hours ago -
Nature Communications found 289 scenarios that could feasibly meet the dual goal of conserving the existing forests and at the same time feeding the burgeoning population.
Thousands of Gallons of Radioactive Waste Are Estimated to Have Leaked at a Manhattan Project-
Environment  (tags: nuclear, nuclear plants, radiation, radioactive )

- 13 hours ago -
Thousands of gallons of radioactive waste are estimated to have leaked at a Manhattan Project-era nuclear storage tank in Washington State over the weekend, triggering an alarm and causing one former worker to label it as "catastrophic."The expanded l
PETITION - Tell the U.S. Senate: Stop the Right-Wing's Assault on America's Coastal National Parks
Environment  (tags: coastal zones, national parks, conservation areas, public lands, protection act, prevention, responsibility )

- 13 hours ago -
Republicans in Congress have been relentless in waging a war on America's public lands - an attempt to strip away, bit by bit, the government's ability to safeguard parks and public lands from private development.
New Scientific Testing Has Found That Some UK Ash Trees Are More Tolerant to Chalara
Environment  (tags: Ash Dieback, Chalara, Ashwellthorpe Wood, Norfolk )

- 14 hours ago -
Scientists from a consortium of institutes known as Nornex have identified a mature ash tree in Ashwellthorpe Wood in Norfolk, which is resisting the ash dieback infection.
Indigenous Peoples Integral to Forest Health Worldwide: Report
Environment  (tags: study, indignenous pppppppppppppppppppppppppppp, conservation, ecosystems, protection, trees, wildlife, world )

- 17 hours ago -
The worldâEUR(TM)s tropical forests are a key part of slowing climate change, and ensuring indigenous peoples have land rights is essential to protecting them, US-based researchers say.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Fight Fracking Now!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Urge EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to enforce our nationâEUR(TM)s environmental laws and prevent dirty energy companies from splitting apart our earth to squeeze out profits at the expense of public health.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Lawmakers to Support Climate Protection
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, government, environment, ecosystems, protection, pollution, politics )

- 18 hours ago -
Earlier this month, Pennsylvania's senators continued their long-standing tradition of protecting the fossil fuel industry while ignoring the health of our families and climate.
'Sleepless Slugs' on Rise, Say Experts
Environment  (tags: Slugs, Gastropods, Buglife, Britain )

- 19 hours ago -
The average British garden usually has as many as 20,000 slugs - with the gastropods laying as many as 200 eggs per cubic metre - but Buglife predicted that number could increase over this year by 10%.
Without Action, It Soon May Be Too Late to Save the Ocean - See More at: Http://Theterramarproject.Org/ Thedailycatch/Without-Act
Environment  (tags: Death of our oceans )

- 1 day ago -
What happens if marine life in the oceans canâEUR(TM)t pull in enough oxygen from the oceans to live? We may be about to find out.
Tell the Senate: Stop the Native American Land Grab
Environment  (tags: Arizona, mining, pollution, Native Americans, First Nations, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
In a secret, backroom deal, Congress snuck language into a must-pass defense bill to transfer sacred Native American lands in Arizona to a multinational copper mining company.
Barsha Pump Provides Irrigation Water, But Doesn't Need Fuel Ben Coxworth November 4, 2014
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, energy, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, healthconditions, government, oceans, nature, Sustainabililty, water, green, research, wildlife, world )

- 1 day ago -
'pump itself is essentially a water wheel on a floating platform, that's moored in a nearby flowing river. The moving water rotates the wheel, that in turn utilizes a spiral mechanism to compress air. That air drives water through an attached hose..'
Environment  (tags: organic farming, organic food, soil health, pesticide pollution, prevention of further pollution, prevention of environmental damages, healthy food, subsidies, Sustainable Agriculture, changing attitudes, responsibility, environmental protection )

- 1 day ago -
Organic agriculture preserves biodiversity, improves soil health and saves energy - all the while saving American farmland from getting buried under tons of synthetic pesticides and fertilizers. But less than one percent of our farmland is dedicated...
PETITION - Tell President Obama: Our Lands and Future Are Not for Sale
Environment  (tags: public lands, Public Water, fossil fuel industry, oil and gas leases, alternative energies, Climate Action, environmental protections )

- 1 day ago -
We need to remind President Obama that his climate legacy should involve protecting our lands and waters for present and future generations by keeping fossil fuels in the ground, not
Global Warming Could Deplete the OceansâEUR(TM) Oxygen âEUR" With Severe Consequences
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, CO2emissions, climate-change, ecosystems, endangered, globalwarming, government, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, science, research, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world, habitatdestruction, animal )

- 1 day ago -
remember how recently republican obstruction of actual fact prevented such articles as this from existing in major media? Should we fail to reverse CO2 emission soon, widespread ocean extinction will occur, which will interest humans living in the 2030s
TWEET - TWEET - Against Palm Oil - Join the Twitter Storm
Environment  (tags: palm oil industry, palm oil products, rainforest destruction, Sustainabililty, responsibility, rainforest protection, environmental preservation, Wildlife conservation, Climate Action )

- 1 day ago -
Taking part is simple - on this page, we have over 100 sample tweets you can click to post directly to Twitter. Clicking on any of the graphics here will also tweet those. Some top tips for helping to make this a huge success:
Russia: Create the WorldâEUR(TM)s Largest Marine Sanctuary!
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation )

- 1 day ago -
There is one almost completely untouched body of water on our planet - a magical place where majestic blue whales, penguins, and mysterious squid roam free.
The Mass Solar Loan Program Includes Three Incentives to Help Massachusetts Residents Go Solar:
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, ecosystems, energy, forests, habitat, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, research )

- 1 day ago -
Interest Rate Buy Down; Loan Loss Reserve; Income-Based Loan Support; Info on Mass Solar Loan Program.
Tell USFWS to Strengthen Protections for Grizzly Bears Via @Endangered
Environment  (tags: humans, sadness, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, environment, protection, suffering, conservation, politics )

- 1 day ago -
Tell USFWS to strengthen protections for grizzly bears via @endangered

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