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US, Brazil Nearing Approval of Genetically Engineered Trees
Environment  (tags: GE Trees )

Micheael
- 44 minutes ago - commondreams.org
Governments weighing approval of permit for genetically engineered eucalyptus trees, which critics say would increase deforestation
Help Protect Marine Habitats From Illegal and Unregulated Fishing
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, water )

Sara
- 1 hour ago - takeaction.takepart.com
With your help these practices can be stopped, stricter regulations can be enacted, and sea turtles--along with corals and other key marine species--can be saved.
Tell President Obama to Protect the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region!
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, animals, destruction, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 hour ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Tell President Obama to protect the Berryessa Snow Mountain region and save the wildlife, environment and local businesses that rely on it to survive!
Tell President Obama to Protect the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region! - The Petition Site
Environment  (tags: Berryessa Snow Mountain Region, suburban sprawl )

Slava
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Metropolitan areas are slowly inching closer to the borders of these wildlands -- roads and development will soon threaten to divide this vast expanse and severely limit wildlife movement.
Running to Reforest: Communities, NGOs Work to Save Ugandan Reserve in the Midst of Massive Deforestation
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, nature, politics, trees )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Bugoma Forest Reserve (circled) is bordered by intense deforestation. Between 2001-2013, some areas immediately surrounding the reserve lost upwards of 50 percent of their forest cover, according to data from Global Forest Watch
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight for Northern Moose/EPA
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, climatechange, EPA )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - change.org
Help create a better future for moose by sending a message to the Environmental Protection Agency in support of limits to carbon pollution from existing coal-burning power plants.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Spain Reverses Its Decision to Allow Oil Exploration Off the Canary Islands
Environment  (tags: oil exploration, overdevelopment, Big oil, world, pollution, politics, oceans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, nature )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Spanish government's decision follows a 10-year stand-off with Canary Island tourism bodies, local politicians and residents, as well as environmentalists from all over the world - all of whom are concerned about the potential damage to the environme
Is Your Sunscreen Harming Dolphins and Whales?
Environment  (tags: animals, healthconditions, humans, sunscreens, pollution, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - takepart.com
Researchers find that two common sunscreen ingredients are toxic to tiny animals that are a food source for fish and whales.
Global Warming Slowdown 'Could Last Another Decade'
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, globalwarming, CO2emissions )

Carol
- 6 hours ago - bbc.com
The latest theory says that a naturally-occurring, 30-year cycle in the Atlantic Ocean is behind the slowdown in the rise of global temperatures. Researchers say this slow-moving current could continue to divert heat into the deep seas for another decade.
Billionaires Secretly Fund Anti-Climate Change Activists
Environment  (tags: global warming )

Chris
- 6 hours ago - independent.co.uk
Posted in the Independent newspaper today, this aryticle exposes the results of an audit trail showing secret funding for anti-climate change groups
First Nation Ride For Mother Earth Forms "Norwegian/Indian Alliance"
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, wildlife, Sustainabililty, green, habitatdestruction )

Georgiann
- 19 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
LaDuke and the riders had completed a day of intense horseback riding from the northern Aitkin County town of Palisade. Palisade is located along the banks of the Mississippi River, where Enbridge plans to place part of the proposed Sandpiper Pipeline.
Your Water Footprint
Environment  (tags: humans, water, ecosystems, environment, nature, oceans, Sustainabililty )

BoomerWar
- 1 day ago - boomerwarrior.org
Do you know you're wearing water? It takes more than 7,600 liters (2,000 gallons) of water to make a single pair of jeans and another 2,460 liters (650 gallons) to make a T-shirt. And you're eating water too.
Why Sea Ice Matters
Environment  (tags: Arctic, ice melt, crisis, oceans, methane, climate change, global warming, environment, climate )

BoomerWar
- 1 day ago - boomerwarrior.org
Researcher Jennifer Hynes recently gave a frightening presentation about the situation in the Arctic and the odds that things will rapidly spiral out of control, escalating into runaway global warming a few decades from now.
PHOTOS - Volcanoes
Environment  (tags: volcano, Iceland, eruption )

Lone
- 1 day ago - flickr.com
Iceland's Bandarbunga volcano looks like it could erupt, according to the country's weather office. When Eyjafjallajokul erupted in 2010, it caused travel chaos, grounding flights due to a plume of ash it sent flying thousands of kilometres
   

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