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Uranium Industry Begs Supreme Court to Mine Next to the Grand Canyon
Environment  (tags: Grand Canyon exploitation, uranium mining, ban, conservation, protection, nature )

- 15 hours ago -
Leaders in the uranium mining industry are challenging a decision by the Interior Department that placed a 20-year mining ban on one million acres of public land next to the Grand Canyon.
Don't Drill North Carolina ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction )

- 9 hours ago -
Since announcing their plan to open up nearly all federal waters to offshore drilling, the Trump Administration has met strong opposition. A groundswell of voices, including many coastal state governors, have opposed this reckless plan for drilling
Tell State Senators: Stand Up for Clean Drinking Water ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, water )

- 9 hours ago -
Tell your state Senators to stand up for clean drinking water by supporting legislation that properly funds North Carolina's state health and environmental agencies.
Protect Landmark Desert Conservation Agreement ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, habitat, protection, ecosystems, nature )

- 9 hours ago -
We need your help in turning back an attempt by the Trump Administration to overturn a landmark agreement to protect California's Mojave and Colorado desert habitats. Your voice can help fight off this attack on the environment âEUR" please send an email
You Can Help Keep the Canyon Grand! PETITION!
Environment  (tags: save the grand canyon, uranium mining, mining, environment, environmental protection )

- 8 hours ago -
Developments around the Grand Canyon threaten to irreparably damage this magnificent place but you can help protect it! Please sign the petition to voice your opposition to these destructive developments.
Protect the Amazon From Deforestation âEUR" ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Amazon Rainforest, destruction, government )

- 23 hours ago -
The Amazon is in danger thanks to Brazil's new Forest Code. The code, which was approved in the country's Supreme Court recently, will have negative effects on the environment, as it places lax regulations around deforestation.
Save the Yucatecan Flamingos From Extinction-ForceChange
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, protection, wildlife )

- 23 hours ago -
Save the Yucatecan flamingos from extinction and end threats to their natural habitats.
Demand Protection Against Rising Sea Levels âEUR" ForceChange
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, flooding )

- 23 hours ago -
Rising sea levels are now an immediate threat to coastal cities. NOAA, recently reported that rising sea levels are creating conditions for high-tide floods to occur on a far more regular basis than before.
Make Access to Healthy Environment a Human Right - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, conservation, coservationits )

- 23 hours ago -
Conservationists have been kidnapped, arrested, prosecuted, and outcasted for their work. Big business and those who have big stakes in natural resources such as land often target environmentalists who oppose their agenda.
Stand Up for Federal Bird Conservation Funding!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, birds, avians, habitat, ecology, federal budget, petitions )

- 10 hours ago -
The proposed federal budget would gut major programs for birds and their habitats, especially on public lands that belong to the American people. It also mandates rollbacks of cornerstone environmental laws such as the Endangered Species Act.
Bottled Water, Brought to You By Fracking?
Environment  (tags: bottled water, fracking, raw matrials, plastic bottles, water pollution, destruction, environment, humans )

- 1 day ago -
But perhaps the biggest problem is where we get all this plastic in the first place. Many of the raw materials used to create those plastic bottles come from fracking. In addition to air and water pollution, the fracking....
Protect the Largest Sockeye Salmon Run in the World and Don't Invest in Pebble Mine
Environment  (tags: mining, pollution, Canada, wildlife, rivers, fish, petitions )

- 10 hours ago -
The Pebble Mine is a massive open-pit copper and gold mining project that threatens the largest sockeye salmon run in the world, in Bristol Bay, Alaska.
Stop Trump and Congress' Sneak Attack on the Environment!
Environment  (tags: Clean Water Rule, Endangered Species Act, national forests, national monuments, petitions )

- 9 hours ago -
Congress must pass a spending bill by March 23 or again risk a shutdown. But anti-environment legislators, backed by President Trump and his polluter allies, are using this deadline to advance their extreme agenda.
Poll: Farmers Overwhelmingly Oppose Bayer-Monsanto Merger
Environment  (tags: poll, farmers, Bayer-Monsanto merger, climate, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, healthconditions, world )

- 18 hours ago -
The only answer to this merger is NO," said Tiffany Finck-Haynes, senior food futures campaigner at Friends of the Earth.
Tons of Garbage Cleaned Up From Galapagos Coast
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, humans, oceans, pollution, wildlife, Galapagos, Ecuador, trash, good news )

- 7 hours ago -
Officials at Ecuador's Galapagos National Park say they have collected 22 tonnes of garbage since January off the coasts of the pristine archipelago, some of it from as far away as Asia. The coastal garbage cleanup is aimed at studying "the...

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