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Stop the Destructive "Back Forty" Mine-Petition
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, water, mining )

- 1 day ago -
Toronto-based Aquila Resources is planning to dig an open-pit sulfide mine 150 feet from the Menominee River, which runs along the Wisconsin-Upper Michigan border. This is an outrageous assault on the drinking water of a good portion of the upper Midwest.
Petition - Phillips 66 Wants More Tar Sands Tankers on Our Coast
Environment  (tags: Tar Sands oil, tar sands tankers, San Francisco Bay Area, Oil Spills, pollution control, prevention of environmental damages, ocean ecosystems, marine biodiversity, coastal communities, prevention of further pollution, stronger protection, responsibility )

- 1 day ago -
California regulators can avoid devastating oil tanker disasters from happening along the Pacific coastline by rejecting Phillips 66's proposal to double the amount of oil tankers coming into its San Francisco Bay refinery.
Petition - Let Qualified Experts Stand Up for Science at the EPA
Environment  (tags: EPA regulation, experts, science, Environmental issues, Climate Crisis, global warming, carbon footprint, objecitvity, lobbyism, environmental protection, preservation, conversation, ecosystems, Sustainable Development, responsibilities )

- 15 hours ago -
Lift the unnecessary ban that deprives the EPA Science Advisory Board of its best and brightest. Over half of the EPA's advisory board, including some of the most highly regarded environmental scientists in the country, have been forbidden to continue...
Tell Scott Pruitt: Meet With Scientists, Health Experts and Environmental Advocates, Too!
Environment  (tags: EPA oversight, conservation, climate-change, pollution, protection )

- 1 day ago -
The American people deserve an EPA that listens to scientists, public health professionals, and environmental advocates, not one that is beholden to the industries it is supposed to regulate.
Petition - Tell President Trump: Don't Harm Marine National Monuments
Environment  (tags: offshore drilling, mining interests, Commercial Fishing, trawling, marine national monument, overfishing, ocean pollution, prevention of exploitation, prevention of wildlife loss, ocean biodiversity, marine ecosystems, Sustainable Development, protection )

- 1 day ago -
URGENT: President Trump could throw protections for three marine national monuments overboard. Marine national monuments protect irreplaceable ocean habitats and safeguard key marine species from threats such as mining, offshore drilling and trawling...
Petition - Tell EPA to Ban Three Pesticides That Threaten Endangered Species
Environment  (tags: epa, harmful chemicals, pesticide pollution, threat to nature, Endangered species act, Water Conservation, clean water act, Habitat preservation, fragile ecosystems, ecological damages, environmental consequences, responsibilities, stronger protection )

- 13 hours ago -
The organophosphate pesticides chlorpyrifos, malathion, and diazinon are likely to jeopardize the continued existence of endangered species and adversely modify their critical habitats, according to the newly released report from the National Marine...
Punish Boys Who Allegedly Killed a Half Million Bees
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, bees, bee protection )

- 1 day ago -
A half million bees died after their hives were allegedly destroyed in a violent act of vandalism. The hives belonged to a small Sioux City honey business and incurred more than $60,000 in damages. Demand justice for these innocent bees.
5 Recent Victories for the Oceans
Environment  (tags: versityictory, oceans, oceana, biodiversity, conservation, environment, humans, water )

- 1 day ago -
]For the last several weeks, Oceana and its allies won five important victories that will help protect biodiversity and increase abundance in our seas:
Petition - Protect America's Oceans From Countless New Oil Spills!
Environment  (tags: offshore drilling, continental shelf, Coastal areas, Marine Environment, fragile ecosystems, Oil Spills, prevention of further pollution, prevention of damages, Ecological collapse, irresponsible priorities, longterm consequences, stronger protection )

- 14 hours ago -
Despite the increasing climate disasters facing our nation, the Trump administration has proposed auctioning off huge swaths of America's oceans for oil and gas drilling. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's five-year Outer Continental Shelf proposal...
Petition - Tell the Department of the Interior: No Offshore Drilling
Environment  (tags: offshore drilling, continental shelf, Coastal areas, Marine Environment, fragile ecosystems, Oil Spills, prevention of further pollution, prevention of damages, Ecological collapse, irresponsible priorities, longterm consequences, stronger protection )

- 1 day ago -
On Jan. 3, the Trump administration announced plans to repeal the Obama-era ban on offshore drilling, opening more than 90 percent of the Outer Continental Shelf for oil and gas leasing. Offshore drilling threatens coastal communities and ocean...
Petition-Common Sense Proposals for Forests of Chetco Bar Watershed
Environment  (tags: conservation, forests, protection )

- 1 day ago -
The timber industry is pushing the US Forest Service to clearcut native forests in the footprint of the Chetco Bar fire. For now, the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest is proposing a reasonable approach to post-fire management, but they need to hear fr
Greenpeace Slams Coca-Cola Plastic Announcement as âEUR~Dodging the Main IssueâEUR(TM)
Environment  (tags: greenpeace, cocacola, plastic, plastic pollution, ocean, conservation, environment, humans, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
Friday Greenpeace criticized Coca-Cola's new global plastics plan for failing to address the urgency of ocean plastic pollution.
Environment  (tags: public lands, communities, Environmental Defense, National Environmental Policy Act, projects, awareness, prevention of pollution, prevention of damages, stronger protection, Wildlife conservation, ecological sustainability, responsibilities )

- 9 hours ago -
For nearly 50 years, the National Environmental Policy Act, or NEPA, has been an empowering legal tool that allows communities to defend themselves and their environments from dangerous, rushed or poorly planned federal and industry projects.
5 Household Products That Are Slowly Destroying the Environment
Environment  (tags: household products, destroying, environment, kitchen items, ingredients, soap, detergents, marine life, water systems, conservation, humans, world )

- 6 hours ago -
Many of the household and kitchen items we use on a daily basis may seem innocuous but have a detrimental effect on the environment. Ingredients found in soaps and detergents can wreak havoc on marine life and water systems.
Trump Imperils Fledgling Solar Industry With 30% Import Tariff on Solar Panel Technology
Environment  (tags: usa, politics, government, corruption, dishonesty, environment, ecosystems, energy, habitat, climate-change, Sustainabililty, humans, nature, pollution, protection )

- 6 hours ago -
Taking a backseat to the shutdown news yesterday was an announcement that the Trump administration imposed a 30% tariff on imported solar panel technology:In the biggest blow heâEUR(TM)s dealt to the renewable energy industry yet,
World's Largest Off-Grid Community Wants Planet to Join in
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, green, habitat, humans, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, off-grid community )

- 1 day ago -
As we drove through the town of Taos, New Mexico out to the "Earthship" community, thoughts were whizzing through my brain. "Will we be warm enough? Will there be enough hot water? Will we have electricity? Internet?" I love camping, and roughing..
Restaurant Chain to End Use of Plastic Straws
Environment  (tags: restaurant chain, plastic straws, Wagamama, conservation, environment, humans, world )

- 6 hours ago -
Wagamama has become the latest restaurant chain to announce that it will not use plastic straws.
Act Now to Save the Canada Lynx's Home ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, Canada, lynx )

- 58 minutes ago -
Congress needs to know: Species like the Canada lynx cannot afford the devastating proposed budget cuts to the Land and Water Conservation Fund and other key public lands programs.
'Flood of the Century' Fears Rise in Paris Along With the Seine
Environment  (tags: weather, water, habitat, ecosystems, environment, climate-change, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
After an onslaught of constant rain, Paris's fabled Seine River has flooded - again.On Tuesday the water level reached about 4.9 meters (about 16 feet) and is expected to peak at just over six meters (about 19.5 feet) Saturday, said Colombe Brossel,
We Won't Stand for Drilling in Our Oceans ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

- 1 hour ago -
TrumpâEUR(TM)s Department of the Interior has proposed the largest expansion of offshore drilling ever - expanding drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, and the Arctic.
No Landfill on The Great Salt Lake ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction )

- 1 hour ago -
LetâEUR(TM)s stand against Promontory Point LLC and let our state know that we donâEUR(TM)t want out of state coal ash being stored along our shoreline
The Strongest Evidence That Climate Change Is a Strategy to Justify Spraying the Skies
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, globalwarming, environment, green, government, humans, nature, healthconditions, pollution, research, politics, chemtrails, poisoning the air, geoengineering, weather modification )

- 1 hour ago -
A great conclusion reached by the most intensive and dedicated independent researchers on geoengineering (seeking an explanation for why our skies are sprayed nearly every day), is this: the mention of global warming or climate change as an..
Protect Bedrock Environmental Laws in 2018 ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, laws )

- 1 hour ago -
America relies on critical laws that give the public a voice in government decisions and protect our natural treasures, our cherished wildlife, the air we breathe and the water we drink.

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