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Tell Stephen Harper to Protect Our Water and Wildlife From Plastic Microbeads
Environment  (tags: Stephen Harper, water, wildlife, plastic microbeads, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, politics, protection, wildlife, world )

- 32 minutes ago -
TheyâEUR(TM)re in our facial cleansers. TheyâEUR(TM)re in our shower gels and toothpaste. And, too often, they end up in our lakes and rivers.
TAKE ACTION: Leaking Toxic Chemicals for 10 Years?
Environment  (tags: toxic chemicals, holston river, tennessee, army ammunition, health, environment, endangered, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, world )

- 1 hour ago -
The Holston River in Tennessee is threatened by the release of a toxic chemicalâEUR"RDXâEUR"from the Holston Army Ammunition Plant, putting the local water supply and the communityâEUR(TM)s health at risk.
6 of the Greenest Roads in America
Environment  (tags: greenest roads, america, conservation, ecosystems, environment, green, humans, nature, protection )

- 1 hour ago -
We often think of cars in terms of whether theyâEUR(TM)re environmentally friendly, but these roads are part of that conversation too.
The Reef Is in Danger ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 1 hour ago -
Tell UNESCO to keep its eyes on the Reef and use its power to protect it.
Urge the Australian Government to Stop Lobbying Against Protecting the Great Barrier Reef ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
The Australian government has spent $100,000 on travel costs to send environment department officials to lobby other countries not to list the Great Barrier Reef as in danger, according to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Urge the Philippine Government to Protect the Unique Forests and Rare Wildlife of Palawan Island ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
Palawan is an island-province of the Philippines located near Borneo. This beautiful island paradise is home to many species of plants and animals found nowhere else in the world.
Applaud Insurance Company for Divesting From Fossil Fuels ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
Praise insurance company for divesting from dirty coal energy.
Catastrophic Flooding Sweeps Away Homes, Breaks Records
Environment  (tags: Texas, Flooding, Drought, Climate Change, Disaster )

- 9 hours ago -
Going from one extreme to another is a hallmark of climate change. Scientists predict more droughts in the coming decades, as well as more intense rainstorms
Shell Handpicked Auditor to Sign Off on Government's Arctic Drilling Renewal
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, Shell, Obama Administration, Lack of Transparency, Environmental Groups )

- 9 hours ago -
The Obama administration's process for giving Shell the go-ahead for restarting its drilling in the Arctic lacked transparency and prevented an informed public response, environmental groups have warned.
Upcoming Papal Call to Action on Climate May Result in Huge Momentum Because of Church's Unique Reach
Environment  (tags: conservation, climatechange, CO2emissions, pope francis, church, catholic church, advocates )

- 14 hours ago -
When Pope Francis releases his much-anticipated teaching document on the environment and climate change in the coming weeks, a network of Roman Catholics will be ready.
Branching Out Against Illegal Logging
Environment  (tags: illegal logging, law, environment, government, ecosystems, humans, green )

- 16 hours ago -
How a little-known U.S. trade law has clipped the global black market for lumber
CANADA: Energy East Pipeline Would Threaten ManitobaâEUR(TM)s Drinking Water
Environment  (tags: ENERGY EAST PIPELINE, pollution, activism, report, protection, water, world, ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, healthconditions )

- 16 hours ago -
Manitoba Energy Justice Coalition says a rupture on proposed Energy East pipeline would seep into any number of waterways which feed into Winnipeg
TAKE ACTION NOW! MARYLAND: Thank Gov Hogan For Allowing Fracking Moratorium Become Law
Environment  (tags: politics, government, environment, ecosystems, fracking, GoodNews )

- 16 hours ago -
Governor Hogan has said that he will allow the moratorium to become law, by neither signing nor vetoing the bill
Economist Robyn Allan Withdraws From Kinder Morgan Review
Environment  (tags: Economists, robyn alllan, intervenor, federal government, review, Kinder Morgan, pipeline, National Energy Board, destruction, environment, humans, nature, politics )

- 16 hours ago -
Robyn Allan has withdrawn as an intervenor in the federal governmentâEUR(TM)s review of Kinder MorganâEUR(TM)s Trans Mountain pipeline and oil tanker expansion project, detailing her reasons for quitting in a scathing letter to the National Energy Board.
Environment  (tags: conservation, monsanto, Monarch Butterflies, Dow Chemical )

- 17 hours ago -
ndustrial agricultural giant Dow Chemical just unveiled its newest toxic herbicide, Enlist Duo, which would destroy milkweed plants that monarch butterflies depend on to survive.
Bee Die-Offs Are Worst Where Pesticide Use Is Heaviest
Environment  (tags: colony collapse, pesticides, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, pollution, politics )

- 17 hours ago -
The nation's honeybee crisis has deepened, with colony die-offs rising sharply over last year's levels, the latest survey from the US Department of Agriculture-funded Bee Informed Partnership shows.
HumansâEUR(TM) Staggering Effect on Earth - Slideshow - The Washington Post
Environment  (tags: nature, humans, habitat, environment, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, oceans, endangered, energy )

- 17 hours ago -
Images of consumption are the theme of the book, "Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot." It addresses environmental deterioration through subjects including materialism, consumption, pollution, fossil fuels and carbon footprints.
The Caribbean and Climate Change: An Ocean Runs Through It?
Environment  (tags: caribbean, populations, coastal settlements, rising sea levels, climate-change, endangered, environment, globalwarming, humans, nature, oceans, world )

- 19 hours ago -
"Seventy percent of the Caribbean populations living in coastal settlements will in time be devoured by rising sea levels." Climate change in the Caribbean is about survival.
The Reef Is in Danger!
Environment  (tags: reef, conservation, ecosystems, animals, climate-change, government, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, pollution, protection, water, wildlife, world )

- 23 hours ago -
Tell UNESCO to keep its eyes on the Reef and use its power to protect it.
TAKE ACTION: The Reef Is in Danger
Environment  (tags: reef, conservation, United Nations )

- 1 day ago -
ThatâEUR(TM)s why our next step is a planet-wide petition to UNESCO, urging delegates to continue to keep a close watch on the Reef and help protect all the incredible marine life that lives there. Can you add your name right now?
Want to Help Protect Our Environment? * Have Your Say on How You Can Have a Say *
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, nature, protection, research, Sustainabililty )

- 1 day ago -
Meaningful public participation is a backbone of environmental assessment. Without it, project reviews can become a closed-door rubber stamp, vulnerable to manipulation by proponents, governments, or any stakeholder with an agenda and a seat at ...
Santa Barbara Oil Spill: Authorities, Environmentalists Step Up Response
Environment  (tags: Santa Barbara, California, Oil Spill, Response, Environmentalists, Disaster )

- 1 day ago -
Authorities have intensified their response to this week's Santa Barbara oil spill by announcing remedies and additional investigations.
2015 Is Crushing It For Hottest Year On Record
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, NASA, Record Heat, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Admin, NOAA )

- 1 day ago -
Last week NASA reported that this has been the Earth's hottest January-April on record. This week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) confirmed that finding with its latest monthly report on global temperatures.
Indigenous Alliance Demands Brazil Halt Amazon Dams
Environment  (tags: habitat destruction, ecosystems )

- 1 day ago -
The Indigenous Peoples of Brazil unite against dams
Nuclear Official Warns of Explosions at Fukushima Plant
Environment  (tags: radia-active, destruction, ecosystems, weather, water, world )

- 1 day ago -
Nuclear official warns of explosions at Fukushima plant âEUR" Gases accumulating in sediment underneath highly contaminated water âEUR" Spark caused by static electricity could ignite hydrogen blast

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