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PETITION: Save the Sea Turtles-Ban Plastic Bags From Large Retailers in Florida
Environment  (tags: sea turtles, plastic bags, oceans, habitat, humans, ecosystems, environment, pollution )

Marcia
- 1 day ago - change.org
Sea turtles in our oceans are mistaking plastic bags as jellyfish, their main source of food. Through our research, we discovered that California and Hawaii have banned plastic bags from large retail stores. We want Florida to do the same.
PETITION - End Terrorism Against Indigenous Leaders
Environment  (tags: Indigenous Peoples Rights, Indigenous communities, leaders, mining interests, Habitat Destruction, exploitation of resources, livelihoods, unique wildlife, terrorism against indigenious people, responsible behaviour, landgrabs, protection, conservation, S )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
The world is increasingly turning its attention to the few places that have not yet been drilled for oil, logged, mined, or exploited. The only problem? People live there already and don't want their homeland to turn into a strip mine.
PETITION - Take Action for Great Blue Heron and Clean Water
Environment  (tags: clean waters, clean rivers, birds environment, Great Blue Heron, toxic wastewater spill, harming living beings, Wildlife conservation, prevention from further pollution, responsible behaviour, stronger protection laws, Habitat preservation )

Sabine
- 13 hours ago - online.nwf.org
Clean water for great blue heron and all wildlife is in serious jeopardy across the country. From attacks in Congress on the wildlife-friendly Clean Water Rule, to recent decisions by state leaders allowing the release of toxic wastewater into rivers...
PETITION - Require Comprehensive Mine Cleanup to Prevent Pollution
Environment  (tags: mining waste spill, clean up action, prevention of further pollution, radioactive contamination, toxic waste dumps, responsible behaviour, accountability, stronger protection, environmental damage, ecosystems )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
There are currently no laws requiring mining companies or governmental organizations to perform comprehensive mine cleanup once the natural resources have been removed. Byproducts of the mining industry are often toxic or even radioactive material...
PETITION - Keep Coal Out of Neighborhoods
Environment  (tags: coal power plants, coal mining, coal ash pollution, Air pollution, air quality, Emissions Reduction, Climate Change, prevention of further pollution, global warming, alternative energies, sustainable sourcing, responsibility, stronger regulations )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Egypt is beginning to feel fallout from its 2014 decision to let coal be brought in for cement and electricity production. In Alexandria, residents live only 10 meters away from a cement plant that burns coal. These residents are currently filing a...
Obama: Go All In to Stop Funding Fossils
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, oil, energy, politics, law, conservation, climate-change, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
It s the President s last year in office, and in his State of the Union Address, he made it clear that he believes in the importance of a clean energy future. But words alone aren t enough to get us there, we need action.
Cambodia: STOP Land Grabbing for Sugar!
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, humans, Human Rights, land )

Elaine
- 9 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Tell the EU to stop subsidizing human rights violations NOW.
PETITION - Protect Colorado's Roan Plateau From Reckless Fracking!
Environment  (tags: Colorado River Basin, Fracking Industry, environmental damage, toxic chemicals, prevention of further pollution, land exploitation, habitat conservation, ecosystems, responsible sourcing, stronger protection )

Sabine
- 5 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
A new Obama Administration plan would close much of Western Colorado's Roan Plateau to new oil and gas development - protecting this iconic wild place from new fracking that would destroy 29,000 acres of its last wildlands, jeopardize countless wildlife,
Someting Is Killing Life All Over the Pacific Ocean
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, oceans, radia-active )

Elaine
- 10 hours ago - redflagnews.com
could radioactive water released into the ocean from Fukushima be the problem?
Save Alaska's Ancient Trees
Environment  (tags: destruction, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, forests, habitat, trees, protection )

Eileen
- 3 hours ago - biologicaldiversity.salsalabs.com
The new plan to log ancient trees in the Tongass will destroy irreplaceable habitat for bears, salmon and wolves. This area is truly world class, but it's being exploited beyond what it can sustain.
Tell Michigan: Repeal the Emergency Managers Law PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, water, protection, pollution )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - sierra.force.com
For nearly 18 months now, families in Flint, MI have been drinking water laced with lead. Meanwhile state officials were drinking bottled water, since they knew public water did not meet treatment requirements
A Plastic Ocean Official Trailer   video
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
A Plastic Ocean is an adventure documentary shot on more than 20 locations over the past 4 years
Climate Change Poses Threat to Key Ingredient in Beer, NOAA Warns
Environment  (tags: food, beer, at risk from climate change )

Dave
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
If you need any help convincing your GOP "friends" climate change is real and needs action, here is one piece of science they might willingly follow
Save Alaska's Ancient Trees
Environment  (tags: Tongass National Forest, destruction, ecosystems, environment )

Linda
- 5 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
U.S. Forest Service is calling for 15 more years of business as usual for old-growth logging. The new plan to log ancient trees in the Tongass will destroy irreplaceable habitat for bears, salmon and wolves. Help protect this temperate rainforest
Protect Colorado's Roan Plateau From Reckless Fracking!
Environment  (tags: colorado wildlife, conservation, oil drilling, fracking, wildlife, animals, destruction, environment, government, law, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, wildlands )

Sara
- 6 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
I urge you to take the necessary steps to protect Colorado's Roan Plateau from dangerous oil and gas drilling.
Japan Deports 'The Cove' Dolphin Activist
Environment  (tags: Ric O'Barry )

Michael
- 5 hours ago - terradaily.com
Maybe when there's no more fish they can eat each other??
4,000-Passenger Cruise Ship Inexplicably Sails Into Atlantic Mega-Storm
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, weather, water, humans, nature, oceans, habitat, environment, world, climate, endangered, consumers, corporate, marketing )

Wilde
- 4 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
A massive storm exploded in intensity just off the Southeast coast on Sunday afternoon, driving hurricane force winds and whipping waves into a frenzy. And in the middle of this monster storm was a comparatively tiny cruise ship on its way to Florida
Please Sign-Tell President Obama: Protect the Grand Canyon From Radioactive Uranium Mining | CREDO Action
Environment  (tags: protection )

Chrissy
- 4 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell President Obama: Protect the Grand Canyon from destructive uranium mining. Declare the Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument.
The Ghosts of Fishers Past
Environment  (tags: Lost fishing gear )

Michael
- 1 day ago - hakaimagazine.com
Lost fishing gear keeps on doing the job it was designed for long after its owners are gone.
Noise Pollution: Underwater Sound May Have Larger Impact on Marine Ecosystems Than Previously Thought - See More at: Http://Thet
Environment  (tags: Underwater sound )

Michael
- 1 day ago - theterramarproject.org
Underwater sound linked to human activity could alter the behaviour of seabed creatures that play a vital role in marine ecosystems
Are Electric Cars Really Green?   video
Environment  (tags: electric cars, pollution, carbon emissions, Prager UniversitySustainabililty, pollution, energy, conservation, environment, CO2emissions, climate, climate-change, green )

John
- 10 hours ago - youtu.be
How much CO2 do electric cars produce? Do they cut CO2 emissions and reduce air pollution? Prager University looks at the facts..
AmericaâEUR(TM)s Lead Poisoning Problem Is Everywhere
Environment  (tags: Lead poisoning )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Flint is âEURoejust the tip of the iceberg,
Central Appalachia Flatter as Result of Mountaintop Mining
Environment  (tags: Mountaintop mining )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - energy-daily.com
Water running through these deep fills more easily picks up heavy metals and toxins leftover from the mining process. Previous research has shown rivers and streams in closer vicinity to mountaintop mines host higher concentrations of minerals.
Nevada's Mule Deer Population Threatened By Gold Mine PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - org.salsalabs.com
The world's largest gold mining company âEUR" Barrick Gold âEUR" wants to expand the Bald Mountain Mine in eastern Nevada. But Barrick's plan threatens the migratory path of the Ruby Mountain Herd, Nevada's largest mule deer herd.
Protect the GW Forest From a Fracked Gas Pipeline PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - org.salsalabs.com
Tell the Forest Service to deny DominionâEUR(TM)s application to conduct surveys for the pipeline route.
Take Action: Urge Brevard County Commissioners to Reconsider a Destructive New Landfill in the St. Johns River Floodplain
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - secure.audubon.org
In addition to destroying important wildlife habitat for Bald Eagles and Threatened Species like Crested Caracara, Wood Storks and many other wading birds that use the site, placing a landfill there is harmful to water storage and water quality in the
SIGN PLEASE! Protect Colorado's Roan Plateau From Reckless Fracking!
Environment  (tags: FRACKING, FRACK IS WHACK, ENERGY, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, water )

Cal
- 52 minutes ago - secure.nrdconline.org
A new Obama Administration plan would close much of Western ColoradoâEUR(TM)s Roan Plateau to new oil and gas development âEUR" protecting this iconic wild place from new fracking that would destroy 29,000 acres
4 Year Global Journey Ends in Must-See Documentary: âEUR~A Plastic OceanâEUR(TM)
Environment  (tags: The plastic ocean )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Craig Leeson and world-class free diver Tanya Streeter explore the fragile state of our oceans alongside an international team of scientists and researchers. They traverse to 20 locations around the world, including the five major ocean gyres
Lithium Battery Catalyst Found to Harm Key Soil Microorganism
Environment  (tags: lithium batteries )

Michael
- 1 day ago - terradaily.com
The material at the heart of the lithium ion batteries that power electric vehicles, laptop computers and smartphones has been shown to impair a key soil bacterium
 

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