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The Ecologist: Why We Should Support Nuclear Power
Environment  (tags: UK, Climate Change, Reducing Emissions, Nuclear Energy, Molten Salt Reactors, PRISM, Next Generation Nuclear )

Brian
- 49 minutes ago - theecologist.org
The UK should continue to use nuclear power, in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, writes Stephen Tindale. It should also test new nuclear technologies that can burn plutonium, such as the PRISM reactor, and develop molten salt reactors.
Winds Wreak Havoc for B.C. Firefighters
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, Fire, habitatdestruction, pollution, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Frans
- 1 hour ago - helicoptersmagazine.com
May 21, 2015, Prince George, B.C. - A large fire raging in British Columbia's Central Interior has grown dramatically over a 24-hour period, reversing some of the progress achieved by crews struggling to contain the aggressive blaze ...
Speak Up to Stop Mega-Resort at Grand Canyon! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, stae-owned, wildlife, water )

Frans
- 1 hour ago - secure.npca.org
The U.S. Forest Service has before it an application to improve roads and allow utilities that would pave the way for a massive new development near the entrance to Grand Canyon National Park. The proposed development--2,100 residential units ...
Stewart Brand: Rethinking Extinction
Environment  (tags: Extinction, Mass Extinction, Islands, Biodiversity, Climate Change )

Brian
- 2 hours ago - aeon.co
Anyone who doubts the reality of global warming need only talk to a few field biologists.
The High Cost of Dirty Fuels
Environment  (tags: International Monetary Fund, IMF, Fossil Fuels, Environment, Health, Pollution, Climate Change )

Brian
- 4 hours ago - nytimes.com
A new report from the International Monetary Fund makes a compelling case for why countries should end subsidies for fossil fuels: It would save millions of lives.
More Bad News From Antarctica
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, research, science, water, weather, world )

Caree
- 5 hours ago - msn.com
Bad news keeps flowing from Antarctica. The massive shelves of ice that ring Antarctica have been shrinking over the past couple of decades, and that could have grave implications for sea level rise. ItâEUR(TM)s not the ice shelves themselves that pose -
Protect the Environment From Bad Trade Deals
Environment  (tags: destruction, healthconditions, pollution, wildlife, humans, ecosystems, environment, climate-change )

Alice
- 5 hours ago - secure.sierraclub.org
This extra-judicial system allows private multinational corporations to undermine environmental, health and safety regulations. PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Stop The Destruction of Our Southern Forests to Fuel Europe's Power Plants ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, destruction, fuel, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Right now, the increased demand for wood pellets as a fuel source in Europe, and particularly in the United Kingdom, is driving the destruction of forests in the Southern United States.
Save North Carolina's Coast From Offshore Drilling ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
North Carolina is world-renowned for its spectacular coastline and the wildlife and abundant fisheries it supports. But right now, our coast is threatened by proposed offshore drilling for oil and gas. This reckless plan presents significant risks
California's New Water Legislation Held Under Top Secret Status; No One's Allowed to Know the Details
Environment  (tags: water, environment )

Earths
- 12 hours ago - naturalnews.com
The U.S. government is becoming less transparent than it has been at any time in our history, as evidenced by pending water legislation in the nation's capital that voters, via their elected representatives, are not permitted to see.
Emissions From Canada's Oil Sands Will Likely Increase Faster Than New Technologies Can Be Developed to Curb Them
Environment  (tags: Tar sands emissions will increase faster )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - oilgasdaily.com
What an ugly mess. Remember those Trans Canada ads portraying the pristine white site sitting among the pines? Here's the reality.
BP Oil Spill Caused Dolphins' Lung Disease, Deaths: Study
Environment  (tags: Dolphins and the Gulf spill )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - oilgasdaily.com
Dolphins swimming in the oil-contaminated waters of the Gulf of Mexico after the 2010 BP spill suffered unusual lung lesions and died at high rates because of petroleum pollution
When They Drill, They Spill. TAKE ACTION NOW!!!
Environment  (tags: oil spill disaster, california coast, catastrophe, destruction, pollution, environment, ecosystems, protection )

Sabine
- 14 hours ago - environmentcalifornia.webaction.org
An estimated 105.000 gallons of crude oil spilled on California's coastline near Santa Barbara on Tuesday. The broken pipeline created a slick stretching nine miles along some of California's most popular camping destinations before it was secured.
Lock The Gate Alliance
Environment  (tags: Australia, Lock The Gate Alliance, conservationists, traditional custodians, unsafe coal mining, coal seam gas, fracking )

Evelyn
- 16 hours ago - lockthegate.org.au
A national coalition of people from across Australia, including farmers, traditional custodians, conservationists and urban residents, who are uniting to protect our common heritage - our land, water and communities - from unsafe or inappropriate mining
Protect Our BLM Backyard Forests
Environment  (tags: conservation, animals, forests, rivers, water, nature, trees, habitat, protection, humans, wildlife )

Sara
- 18 hours ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Your signature keeps our BLM Backyard Forests healthy and standing tall full of vibrant streams, wildlife, trails, and big trees while encouraging restoration and fuels reduction around communities.
Take Action on Global Warming
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, destruction, ecosystems, green energy, CO2emissions, Sustainabililty, pollution, protection )

Sabine
- 23 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
World attention is currently not enough to address the issue of climate change which is increasing in severity year after year. All well-respected scientists agree that Global warming is happening, is a major threat to the well-being of the planet and is
TAKE ACTION: Keep the Ban on Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: bees, pesticides, neonicotinoids, european )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - speakout.38degrees.org.uk
Please don't allow any exemptions to the European ban on bee-killing pesticides (known as neonicotinoids). Our bees are too important.
VIRAL ACTION PLEASE SAVE THE ARCTIC
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, endangered, destruction, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, healthconditions, oceans, politics, nature, pollution, protection, water, trees, world, wildlife, animalwelfare, extinction, protection )

Kelly
- 1 day ago - savethearctic.org
What could be learned from this week's oil spill near Santa Barbara? -It shows us that drilling for oil is a huge risk for the surrounding environment -It shows us that even in calm climates, an oil spill is entirely possible
URGENT: EU Pesticide Ban âEUR" Must Be Upheld! Ban the Use of Neonicotinoids in Canada.
Environment  (tags: wildlife, Bees and Neonicotonoids, chemical pollution, bee killing, ecosystems, protection, environment )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Pollinators, including honeybees, are a central element of our food system and a critical pillar of our ecology. While the impact of honeybees extends far beyond the pollination of commercial agricultural crops, the monetary value of just this service...
Save Monarchs From Dow's Chemical Assault! - NRDC PETITION
Environment  (tags: petition, Dow Chemical, Monarch Butterflies, herbicide, Enlist Duo )

Kathryn
- 1 day ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell Dow's CEO to shelve the company's plan for selling a potent chemical cocktail -- before it wreaks more destruction on monarchs.
Ruptured Pipeline Along California Coast Dumps Crude Oil Into Pacific Ocean
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, water, weather, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, climate-change, habitat, healthconditions, nature, oceans, politics, pollution )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Ahhh, the "all-America Coastal Pipeline." Anyone remember the hidden little Refufio? Clear water, splashing fish tinywaves? Sludge now. That coast has long been uglified by oil infrastructure. Finally, death undisguised.
Tell President Obama: Don't Drill the Arctic -Please Sign
Environment  (tags: )

Chrissy
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell President Obama: DonâEUR(TM)t drill the Arctic. Sign the petition and weâEUR(TM)ll deliver it to the president with the text of his speech from the Gulf oil spill.
TAKE ACTION: TELL TOP OBAMA OFFICIALS TO MEET WITH TRIBES OVER GRIZZLY PROTECTION
Environment  (tags: tribes, yellowstone, Obama administrtion, Grizzly bears )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action below -- tell Ashe and Jewell to put delisting plans on hold for Yellowstone's grizzlies and attend the tribal summit this summer.
TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama: Don't Drill the Arctic
Environment  (tags: obama, Arctic Drilling, Gulf oil spill )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell President Obama: DonâEUR(TM)t drill the Arctic. Sign the petition and weâEUR(TM)ll deliver it to the president with the text of his speech from the Gulf oil spill.
3 Problems With ObamaâEUR(TM)s Plan to Save the Bees
Environment  (tags: Bees, pesticide and Obama's plan )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Unfortunately, the plan fails to tackle the most urgent need for protecting bee populationsâEUR"getting dangerous pesticides off the market.
The Truth Behind Peabody's Campaign to Rebrand Coal as a Poverty Cure
Environment  (tags: Mr. Peabody's Coal Train Done Hauled It )

Michael
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Daddy won't you take me back to Muhlenberg County, Down by the Green River where paradise laid? You're too late my son, there ain't nobody goes there. Mr. Peabody's coal train done hauled it away. World largest shovel and the progress of man. Thanks John.
Ivory Coast Cocoa Plantations Destroys Forests
Environment  (tags: forests, primates, animals, destruction, endangered, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, protection, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - salviamolaforesta.org
The primates have disappeared in 13 of the 23 protected reserves in the Ivory Coast. This finding of the terrible some scientists-researchers in the African country. The main causes: the destruction of forests to implement cocoa plantations.
Tell President Obama: Don t Drill the Arctic
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, conservation, ecosystems, animals, wildlife, endangered, energy, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, world )

Sara
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell President Obama: Don t drill the Arctic. Sign the petition and we ll deliver it to the president with the text of his speech from the Gulf oil spill.
Isil Seizes Parts of Palmyra: History of the Group's Ancient Site Destruction in 60 Seconds
Environment  (tags: Islamic State, Islam, destruction, humans, politics, protection, world )

Penny
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
Isil has caused uproar over their destruction of ancient sites in Iraq and Syria. The latest threat is to the Roman site of Palmyra, Syria, near where the extremists have reportedly seized parts of the ancient city.
 

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