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Defender of the Forest Persecuted in Malaysia
Environment  (tags: forests, FOREST DESTRUCTION, animals, wildlife, humans, nature, government, politics, endangered, world, conservation, environment )

Sara
- 1 day ago - salviamolaforesta.org
They want to imprison the journalist Clare Rewcastle Brown. The reason: informing the public about forest destruction and corruption in Malaysia. We demand the protection of the forest: the corrupt politicians are having to go to jail!
Some Links You Might Do Good Through Them
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, GoodNews, green, habitatdestruction, humans, healthconditions, nature, Sustainabililty, protection, world, wildlife, trees, pollution, forests, CO2emissions, habitat, globalwarming, environment, climate )

Leopold
- 1 day ago - leopoldmarek.wordpress.com
I have found list of interesting links that you might do good through them and as I am finding a lot of people here, that are doing permanently good and still looking for new ways ho to do that, I would like to pass them next ....
Smail Scent Repels Starfish! May Protect Coral and Great Barriet Reef!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
researchers have discovered a chemical compound produced by the giant Triton snail (Charoniatritonis), that repels the starfish and could help protect the Great Barrier Reef.
Stop Pipeline From Damaging Untouched Land
Environment  (tags: national parks, wildlife, animals, pipelines, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, nature, government, politics )

Sara
- 10 hours ago - forcechange.com
By signing this petition, you are demanding that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission take control of this project and assess a strict environmental review of this invasive pipeline.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Your Legislator to Vote YES on SB 32 and SB 350
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, energy, clean energy, 100% Renewable Energy )

Dogan
- 21 hours ago - environmentcalifornia.webaction.org
California has a tremendous opportunity right now to pass historic legislation âEUR" SB 32 and SB 350 âEUR" that will put us firmly on the path towards 100% clean energy.
HawaiiâEUR(TM)s Governor Dumps Oil and Gas in Favor of 100 Percent Renewables
Environment  (tags: energy, hawaii, governor, us military, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, GoodNews, world, Sustainabililty )

Lone
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
 An unlikely partnership between HawaiiâEUR(TM)s local government and the US military makes the island a leader in energy policy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! NEW YORK: Tell EPA to Stop GE's Midnight Move
Environment  (tags: EPA< GE toxic cleanup of the Hudson, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, protection, politics, oceans, nature, water, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
There has been a massive public and political call for GE to address all of its legal responsibilities before it packs up and leaves the Hudson.GEâEUR(TM)s cleanup facilities must be left in place so remediation of these toxic materials can continue into 2016.
Hawaii's Newest Power Plant Uses Ocean Temperatures to Generate Energy
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, conservation, humans, nature, pollution, healthconditions, protection, GoodNews, government, green, oceans, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, water, research, world, trees, forests, CO2emissions, animals, wildlife, habitatdestru )

Leopold
- 1 day ago - sciencealert.com
As the demand for renewable energy grows, approaches that have previously gone out of fashion are coming back into vogue, and that includes Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) - the process powering a new power plant in Hawaii. OTEC takes advantage
Here's Why the Northeast's Next Winter Is Going to Be Freakishly Cold
Environment  (tags: weather, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, research )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - takepart.com
New research shows that vanishing Arctic summer sea iceâEUR"a consequence of global warmingâEUR"may drive extreme winters in lower latitudes for decades to come.
Protect Communities From Chemical Disasters - Petitions
Environment  (tags: chemicals, toxic, Americans, vulnerability zones, fires, fumes, explosions )

Dandelion
- 2 hours ago - washpirg.webaction.org
More than 100 million Americans live in the vulnerability zones that surround dangerous chemical facilities, putting them at risk of explosions, fires, and releases of toxic chemicals caused by these facilities.
ACTION PLEASE: Help Clean Up the Air
Environment  (tags: Air pollution, health conditions, environment )

Dimitris
- 2 hours ago - act.greenpeace.in
It is our responsibility to create a SAFE environment with CLEAN AIR for our children and the future. We need to act together âEUR" NOW before itâEUR(TM)s too late.
Vehicular Air Pollution Increases Heart Attack Risk
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, humans, nature, environment, research, safety, study, warning, health, healthcare, humans, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, climate-change, globalwarming )

Rituraj
- 22 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Even short term exposure to particulate matter and nitric dioxide (NO2) air pollution, that originate predominantly from the combustion of fossil fuels such as emissions from industrial plants or vehicles increases risk of severe heart attacks...
Hurricane Fred Hits Cape Verde Islands
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, weather, world )

Frans
- 17 hours ago - bbc.com
A hurricane with winds of up to 120km/h (75mph) has hit the island nation of Cape Verde, off the coast of West Africa. The government grounded all flights as heavy rain and winds lashed north-western islands in the archipelago....
TELL THE U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE TO PROTECT THE THREATENED MONARCH BUTTERFLY
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, ecosystems, government, water, wildlife, world )

Ruth
- 5 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
URGENT!! PLEASE SIGN, POST!"Monarch butterflies are one of the most beautiful and iconic insects in the world,..use of herbicides like MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup on genetically engineered crops is destroying a significant portion of their breeding habitat..."
Ban Pesticides in Portland, Maine PLEASE SIGN! PLEASE SHARE !
Environment  (tags: wildlife, mankind, world, animals, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, water )

Ruth
- 3 hours ago - change.org
'with Maine one of the top 5 hardest hit states. Why does this matter to us? Einstein put it best: No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man.' PLEASE SIGN, SHARE!
Oil Exploration Plans in Argentine National Park Fuel Local Anger
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
A Chinese company is planning a 24-year drilling project in a major national park in Argentina, attracting condemnation from conservation groups and local communities.
The Next Not-So-Cold War: As Climate Change Heats Arctic, Nations Scramble for Control and Resources
Environment  (tags: world, violence, media, conflict, war, ecosystems, climate-change, habitat, water, humans, nature, oceans, endangered, environment )

Milde
- 3 hours ago - democracynow.org
President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska on Monday for a three-day tour during which he will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Alaska Arctic. On Monday, Obama highlighted the dangers posed by climate change in the region.
ACTIVISM---FIGHTING AGAINST ARCTIC OIL DRILLING--MUSICIAN CHARLOTTE CHURCH
Environment  (tags: activism, stop Arctic drilling, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, healthconditions, pollution, oceans, nature, politics )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - theguardian.com
IâEUR(TM)ve been dismissed as a silly girl and an activist for hire, but it wonâEUR(TM)t stop me fighting for the Arctic
   

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