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Grow Hemp as An Industrial Crop
Environment  (tags: Hemp, Industrial Hemp, Hemp farming, sustainable, natural fiber, the Environment, the Economy, Veterans, replace plastics )

BMutiny
- 11 hours ago - cqrcengage.com
WE THE UNDERSIGNED ask Congress to support the Industrial Hemp Farming Act and wish to see this bill moved to a hearing during this Congressional session. Allow American farmers and veterans to grow this environmentally sustainable crop
Poland Approves Large-Scale Logging in Europe's Last Primeval Forest (March 2016)
Environment  (tags: Poland, Bialowieza woodlands, Europe, UNESCO, World Heritage site, 20, 000 animal species, large-scale logging )

RosieUrge
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Greenpeace accuses government of ignoring scientists over fate of Bialowieza Forest, home to 20,000 animal species and Europe's largest trees in last remaining lowland. *English & ** Polish petitions: * www.ilovebialowieza.com ** kocahmpuszcze.pl/skarga
Siansbury's : Please Drop John West *** Please Sign / Visit ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, protection, research, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Right now, 25 activists are blocking the entrance to John WestâEUR(TM)s factory in France. From their fishing grounds in the Indian Ocean and factories in France, to the head offices of their stockists and the supermarkets in your area - weâEUR(TM)re taking ...
Save Whales & Dolphins From the Secret Massacre Off Our California Coast
Environment  (tags: Drift Net fisheries )

Michael
- 20 hours ago - seaturtles.org
Did you know that the California driftnet fishery for swordfish continues to capture, harm and sometimes kill sperm whales, sea turtles, sharks, whales, dolphins and sea lions?
When Did the Oil Industry Know About Climate Change?
Environment  (tags: corruption, oil, gas, exxon, cover-up, politics, pollution, green, climatechange, climate, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, water, wildlife, science, oceans, habitatdestruction )

Roxy
- 19 hours ago - msnbc.com
New documents allege that the forerunner to the oil giant Exxon Mobil was seriously researching ways to cut down on carbon emissions as early as the 1960s, even as the company was denying the reality of climate change. The Guardian's Suzanne Goldenberg
No Human Alive Has Seen 7 Months This Hot Before
Environment  (tags: hot weather, climate scientists, climate, climate-change, climatechange, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, humans, world )

Lone
- 23 hours ago - grist.org
And underlying it all, stoking the fire, is us. Humans. Climate scientists âEUR" experts who have devoted their lives to studying and understanding how this all works âEUR" agree to an extraordinary degree that humans are responsible for the heating
Going To Pot
Environment  (tags: marijuana, pot, redwoods, ecosystem, humboldt county )

Roseann
- 13 hours ago - takepart.com
Humboldt County's marijuana boom is destroying a unique redwood forest ecosystem and killing some of California's rarest wildlife. Now veteran pot farmers are fighting the âEUR~green rushâEUR(TM) to make cannabis cultivation truly sustainable.
SIGN PLEASE! No Tar Sands in Europe
Environment  (tags: tar sands, world, pollution, politics, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
EU law makers are introducing an important bill which would impose strict pollution standards on car and lorry fuels and would effectively ban tar sands fuel, the world's most filthy and environmentally destructive transport oil
Japanese-Language MyShake App Crowdsources Earthquake Shaking
Environment  (tags: earthquakes, healthconditions, nature, pollution, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, ecosystems, climate-change )

MmAway
- 12 hours ago - eurekalert.org
A map of the 121 earthquakes that MyShake users have recorded since the app's release in February 2016. They range in magnitude form 2.5 to 7.8. view more
With Women at the Top, U.N. Climate Body Has Chance for Real Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, UN, gender, women, top positions, Christiana Figueres, Ségolène Royal, Hakima El Haite, Laurence Tubiana, Sarah Baashan, Jo Tyndall )

Evelyn
- 22 hours ago - naharnet.com
Whisper it quietly, but a gender revolution is taking place at the global climate change negotiations. As of 17 May, the six most influential positions within the UN process are all held by women, a significant increase on last year's total of two.
100% Clean Energy Economy Is Much Closer Than You Think
Environment  (tags: Clean Energy )

Michael
- 20 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Your workday is done and when you walk to the parking lot, the first thing you do is unplug your vehicle from the office building where itâEUR(TM)s been soaking up electricity from rooftop solar panels all day.
Slow Fashion Is Taking Hold
Environment  (tags: activists, slow fashion, connecting producers with consumers, geographic region, environment, humans )

Lone
- 1 day ago - thestar.com
Activists are helping connect producers with consumers in the same geographic region.
The Terrible Truth About How Your Gadgets Die and Recycling
Environment  (tags: recycling )

Angie
- 21 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
The sleek, thin electronics of today are gorgeous to behold and hell to recycle. It was found that, despite assurances to the contrary, electronics recycling companies were exporting waste to other countries contaminating environments with harmful toxins,
PLEASE CLICK To Stop Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, environment, globalwarming, green, nature, pollution, Sustainabililty )

Sue
- 17 minutes ago - shopforyourcause.com
Clean air and water. Abundant fish and wildlife. A stable climate. The Environmental Defense Fund protects nature and helps people thrive. What sets us apart is how we make this happen: By creating solutions that also carry economic benefits.
Antimicrobial Resistance in Soil: Potential Impact on the Food Chain -- ScienceDaily
Environment  (tags: Antibiotic resistance )

Deborah
- 3 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
More antibiotic resistance to concern ourselves about
Top 10 New Species for 2016 -- ScienceDaily
Environment  (tags: top 10 new species )

Deborah
- 3 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
I wish there were photos!
Biodegradable Plastics Are A Big Fat Lie
Environment  (tags: wildlife, plastic )

Angie
- 2 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
There are prediction that the worlds oceans will contain more plastic than fish by 2050. The United Nations says biodegradable plastics do little, if anything, to actually protect the planet and marine creatures and do not degrade rapidly in the ocean.
   

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