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Bird of the Week: 'Apapane
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 2 hours ago -
This native honeycreeper has one of the highest rates of avian malaria due to its seasonal migrations to lower-elevation forests, and has about a 60 percent mortality from the mosquito-borne disease. The 'Apapane is also threatened by introduced predators
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Palm Oil Deforestation )

- 3 hours ago -
Just come across this site. Seems like there is a fight back against the multinationals. Worth supporting.
Tell President Obama: Keep Dirty Fuels in the Ground.
Environment  (tags: energy, ecosystems, humans, politics, protection, conservation )

- 3 hours ago -
Tell President Obama: Keep dirty fuels in the ground.
Algonquin Cottage Lease Bump Up Request ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, Canada )

- 3 hours ago -
We are therefore making a request that the project be subjected to a Category D or individual Environmental Assessment. It is a complex and contentious proposal with the potential for high negative environmental impacts.
Call Out Ted Cruz for His Disaster Aid Hypocrisy
Environment  (tags: environmental disaster, preservation of natural treasures, climate-change, globalwarming, destruction, healthconditions, Sustainabililty )

- 3 hours ago -
Back in 2013, when super storm Sandy devastated the northeast, Senator Ted Cruz voted against federal disaster relief, calling it "wasteful spending". Instead of helping out his fellow Americans in their hour of greatest need, he chose to lecture about..
Jeremy's Rhino Wish
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, endangered, environment, poaching, rhinos )

- 4 hours ago -
In honor of his upcoming 40th birthday, Ravena, NY resident Jeremy Taylor has decided to donate his birthday to rhinos. He is trying to raise $10,000 towards rhino conservation, which will go to several organizations.
Take Action: Protect Valuable Penguin Habitat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, wildlife, protection )

- 5 hours ago -
For the past four years, the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), a consensus-based organization made up of 24 countries and the European Union, has debated proposals to protect vital penguin habitat
Half the Population of a Critically Endangered Antelope Has Died in Just a Few Weeks
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, world, wildlife, weather )

- 7 hours ago -
An unknown disease or infection has ripped through KazakhstanâEUR(TM)s critically endangered saiga antelopes over the past few weeks, killing 120,000 animals -- nearly half the world population.
5/29/2015 âEUR" 5.1M Earthquake Strikes North California Near Mount Shasta Volcano âEUR" DIRECTLY at Trinity Lake Dam | Dutchsinse
Environment  (tags: Earthquakes )

- 7 hours ago -
A number of huge quakes hitting in the US, I will post the quakes in the comments section.
Protect Our Important Crown Lands
Environment  (tags: land, animals, conservation, endangered, government, green, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, trees, wildlife )

- 10 hours ago -
The are looking to hand over parcels of our most vital bushland meaning these wildlife havens may face the axe. With the koala facing possible extinction in NSW by 2055 we simply canâEUR(TM)t let that happen.
'Drought Shaming' Puts California Celebs in Crosshairs 19
Environment  (tags: drought, california, celebs, green, lawns, environment )

- 12 hours ago -
They say the grass is always greener, and in parts of Southern California, that's a fact âEUR" if you're a celebrity.
Protect Our BLM Backyard Forests ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, protection )

- 12 hours ago -
Please add your comments today! Your signature keeps our BLM Backyard Forests healthy and standing tall âEUR" full of vibrant streams, wildlife, trails, and big trees while encouraging restoration and fuels reduction around communities.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Urge the New South Wales Government to Ban Coal Seam Gas Mining to Protect the Environment
Environment  (tags: politics, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 13 hours ago -
Conservative politicians in New South Wales, Australia are pushing for a ban on coal seam gas mining, according to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Proposed Border Checkpoint and Road Threaten Critical Cambodian Forest and Wildlife
Environment  (tags: proposed development, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, forests, politics, humans, wildlife )

- 13 hours ago -
A proposed border checkpoint at Kbal Damrei, on CambodiaâEUR(TM)s border with Vietnam, together with a new road leading up to it, may harm CambodiaâEUR(TM)s Mondulkiri Protected Forest,
Hope Is in the Eye of the Protester, in the Growing Global Rebellion Against the Dangers of Arctic Oil
Environment  (tags: protesters, global rebellion, arctic oil, Clyde River, first nations, British Columbia, conservation, endangered, environment, humans, nature, protection, world )

- 15 hours ago -
People in Clyde River, Coastal First Nations in British Columbia and kayaktivists on the West Coast, what do these people have in common? They are evidence of the growing global rebellion against the dangers of Arctic oil.
Why Carbon Is the Best Marker for the New Human Epoch
Environment  (tags: world, science, research, nature, humans, habitat, environment, carbon, epoch, geologic humanity )

- 17 hours ago -
Black balls that litter the planet may prove the best marker for a new geologic epoch recognizing humanity's outsized impacts
TAKE ACTION: Don't Let Congress Send America's Fisheries Backward
Environment  (tags: fisheries, oceans, representative, congress )

- 20 hours ago -
Don't let Congress put our oceans at risk. Tell your Representative to vote NO on H.R. 1335. Since it was last reauthorized by Congress in 2006, the number of stocks subject to overfishing has been cut by two-thirds.
"We Are Under Threat": Stand Up for Greenpeace India!!!
Environment  (tags: Greenpeace India, freedom of speech, censorship, environmentalist movement, environment, energy, pollution, politics, india, asia climate change )

- 21 hours ago -
Greenpeace India is fighting for survival. The Indian home ministry seems determined to silence them. Soon their campaigns to protect our forests, for clean air and against dirty energy could be scrapped. So much will be lost. Stand Up!
Let El Salvador Protect Its Water: Throw Out OceanaGold's Lawsuit Now - Petition
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, politics )

- 23 hours ago -
In a matter of weeks, the World Bank could decide whether the tiny Central American nation of El Salvador will have to dish out millions of dollars to mining giant OceanaGold for rejecting its proposed gold mine. Please sign the petition.
GAR, Wilmar Punish Palm Oil Supplier for Clearing Rainforest in New Guinea
Environment  (tags: Oil Palm Developer )

- 1 day ago -
Oil palm developer controlled by one of the country's richest businessmen was clearing dense rainforest in New Guinea despite promises by its biggest customers to purge their supply chains of deforestation.
TAKE ACTION: Free Captive Orcas From SeaWorld's Exploitation: Join The Boycott
Environment  (tags: oceans, orcas, SeaWorld, animalwelfare )

- 1 day ago -
Orcas belong in oceans, not tiny tanks. Tell SeaWorld putting profit above animal welfare won't earn your support or patronage.
Please Sign! Tell Congress to Stop the Latest Sneak Attack on Science-Based Rules That Protect Our Health, Safety, and Environm
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, endangered, conservation, climate-change, climate, ecosystems, destruction, humans, nature, government, pollution, science, politics, congress, americans, corruption, dishonesty, news, obama, politics, propaganda, democrats, republicans )

- 1 day ago -
OPPOSE the REINS Act, Stand up for Science! I urge you to oppose the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act (H.R. 427). The REINS Act is an assault on agencies that protect public health, safety, and the environment.
Ban the Bead! - 5Gyres.Org - PETITION
Environment  (tags: bead, microbeads, petition, Congress, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
We cannot be the generation that puts cosmetics before our ocean's inhabitants. I pledge that I will not buy products with microbeads and I support legislation to end its use.
Smog Makes It Hard to Breathe, and It Might Be Lowering Kids' IQ Too
Environment  (tags: smog, breathe, lowerin IQ, low-income, climate, endangered, healthconditions, pollution )

- 1 day ago -
Researchers at Columbia University say the impact of air pollution can be seen especially in children born into low-income families.
Ace Is Now the Place With Fewer Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: hardware chain, pesticides, bee-killing pesticides, products, insecticides, polinators, endangered, environment, animals, nature, pollution, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
The hardware chain moves to eliminate products containing insecticides linked to pollinator deaths.
3 More GOP Candidates to Jump in Presidential Race: Where Do They Stand on Climate?
Environment  (tags: environment, politics, climate-change )

- 1 day ago -
One of the candidates fully embraces climate denial, while one appears to be trying to position himself as a sane, electable candidate while still appealing to a GOP base thatâEUR(TM)s grown increasingly conservative.
Global Warming & Wildlife   video
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, conservation, environment, globalwarming, habitat, healthconditions, nature, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
This is an older video...BUT PLEASE pay attention. Sign petitions for HELP!
TAKE ACTION: Time to Defend the Clean Power Plan!
Environment  (tags: clean air act, clean power plan )

- 1 day ago -
Please write your U.S. senators, urging them to reject proposals weakening the Clean Air Act and delaying the Clean Power Plan. We've created a sample message for you, but please make sure to personalize it
Mount Everest Could Look Very Different By The End Of The Century
Environment  (tags: Mount Everest, Glaciers, Melting, Climate Change )

- 1 day ago -
The thousands of glaciers in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region...where Everest is located...could shrink by 70 to 99 percent by the end of this century.

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