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Pass the ACHE Act to End Mountaintop Removal Mining ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, mountaintop removal, destruction, habitat, protection, humans, wildlife, water )

Cher
- 52 minutes ago - dailykos.com
Mountaintop removal is the deadliest and most destructive form of coal mining there is. Explosives are used to blow the tops off of mountains, sending fine particles of silica, aluminum and molybdenum into nearby communities,
Could Fracking Spark a Modern-Day Dust Bowl?
Environment  (tags: Fracking and dust bowls )

Michael
- 2 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Oil wells and natural gas may have made individual Americans rich, but they have impoverished the great plains of North America, according to new research.
Plastic Pollution = Cancer of Our Oceans: What Is the Cure?
Environment  (tags: Plastic pollution )

Michael
- 2 hours ago - ecowatch.com
A recent study estimates that the amount of plastic waste that washes off land into the ocean each year is approximately 8 million metric tons. This ubiquitous material is now permeating the global supply in all major lakes and rivers.
As Vegetarian Giants Rapidly Disappear From Earth, 'Empty Landscape' Threatens
Environment  (tags: Elephants )

Michael
- 2 hours ago - commondreams.org
New study finds large herbivores under severe threat
Protect the Buffers to Ensure Piping Plover Chicks Survive ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, wildlife, habitat, buffers, protection, Piping Plovers )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - audubonaction.org
Until May 14, the National Park Service is collecting comments from the public about the importance of protecting the buffers around wildlife, which includes sea turtles and our beloved Piping Plovers.
Help Protect the Rouge National Urban Park ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: habitat, protection, urban park, GTA, Canada )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
The federal government's draft law and management plan for the proposed Rouge National Urban Park are not strong enough to protect this wonderful natural treasure located in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area.
TAKE ACTION: Close Loopholes to the Coal Industry!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, coal industry, climatechange, globalwarming )

Dogan
- 6 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
It is generally accepted by world leaders that to avoid catastrophic climate change, we need to keep global warming below 2 degrees. That means leaving much of our fossil fuel reserves in the ground, according to a recent study by the journal Nature
Salix Alaxensis - Alaska Willow - Feltleaf Willow
Environment  (tags: climate-change, wildlife, trees, climate )

Trees
- 8 hours ago - treesplanet.blogspot.com
Salix alaxensis commonly known as Alaska Willow also called Feltleaf Willow. It is native to northern North America, where it occurs throughout northern Canada and Alaska.
Stop Selling Toxic Hummingbird Nectar
Environment  (tags: )

Barbara
- 9 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Please stop selling toxic hummingbird feeder nectar. The hummingbirds are very beautiful. Please sign!
Tulip Festival
Environment  (tags: world, trees, green, nature )

Emad
- 10 hours ago - iranfrontpage.com
A Tulip Festival is annually organized by an Iranian flower breeder in early May allowing people to feast their eyes on the beautiful flowers free of charge.
Billions of Mysterious Creatures Dead Along West Coast
Environment  (tags: water, destruction )

Earths
- 10 hours ago - enenews.com
Billions of mysterious creatures dead along West Coast -- "Literally covering all of Oregon coast" -- Washing up from California to Alaska -- Expert: Death totals are staggering, "it's got to be billions"
Sorrel Kinton: It's Time We Grew Up About Environmentalism
Environment  (tags: Sorrel Kinton, Environmentalism, Reality, BurnOut, Pragmatism )

Brian
- 21 hours ago - energyforhumanity.org
It all comes down to "if". IF everyone took a shower instead of a bath, IF everyone rode a bicycle instead of driving a car, IF we bring down capitalism and all live off-grid in wonderful autonomous sustainable utopian communities, then maybe, just maybe,
Extreme Weather Already on Increase Due to Climate Change, Study Finds
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, world, weather )

Rituraj
- 23 hours ago - theguardian.com
Extreme heatwaves and heavy rain storms are already happening with increasing regularity worldwide because of manmade climate change, according to new research.
Grand Folly - Two Resorts Pushing for Grand Canyon NP Destruction
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, humans, nature, healthconditions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, wildlife, water, politics, habitat, government )

Michael
- 1 day ago - earthisland.org
One the Navajo sacrilege, seems less likely now, after elections. Was checking this Kaibab story as it's still a good place to visit. The South Rim is a honking autonightmare already.
Dead Zones Recorded in Atlantic Ocean for First Time - Weather.Com
Environment  (tags: water, ecosystems, atlantic ocean )

Earths
- 1 day ago - weather.com
The Atlantic Ocean is teeming with life, but for the first time researchers have discovered dead zones in these waters âEUR" areas low in both oxygen and salinity âEUR" off the coast of Africa. Fish canâEUR(TM)t survive in the dead zones, and researchers
Pesticide OKed for Washington Oyster Beds Amid Concerns
Environment  (tags: pesticides )

Angie
- 1 day ago - msn.com
For decades, oyster growers in southwest Washington have battled to control native shrimp that burrow in the mudflats and make it hard for oysters to grow.
Make Way for the Lynx and the Bear as "Rewilding" Projects Gather Pace Across Britain
Environment  (tags: britain, uk, england, scotland, rewilding, reintroduction, nature, environment, projects, lynx, beaver, wolf, bear )

Johan
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
A host of projects, from the Highlands to the Fens, are rolling back man's influence on the land.
   

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