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Applaud Record Fine Against Oil Company Responsible for Massive Spill PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, protection )

- 16 hours ago -
BP has been fined a record $20.8 billion for their involvement in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010, one of the worst disasters of its type in history. The company, which was found guilty of gross negligence and willful misconduct in 2014, repeated
Keep Crater Lake Wild!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, animals, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, pollution, protection, endangered, environment, forests, conservation )

- 1 day ago -
Crater Lake and the surrounding backcountry needs Wilderness protection now more than ever. With looming threats like logging proposals, noisy helicoptor tours, and off-road ATV use, Crater Lake needs our support.
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, ecosystems, overdevelopment, activism, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 16 hours ago -
Merlin Entertainment plans to build a 175 acre amusement park in a middle-class residential neighborhood that is surrounded by many family homes, two public schools two public golf courses, town youth soccer and baseball fields, and crowded roadways.
Stop The Urbanization of Green Mountain - Deadline Nov 30. 2015
Environment  (tags: urbanisation, Nature Conservancy, Wildlife Refuge, disturbance, destruction, environmental protection, ecosystems, politics )

- 1 day ago -
Green Mountain is a beautiful and scenic retreat. It is being decimated by over development with no regard for the long term effect to this Huntsville Treasure. Let Huntsville City leaders know that we do not approve!
Push for Lifesaving ESA Protections for 17 Species
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, humans, protection, whales, tigers, conservation, ecosystems, habitat )

- 1 day ago -
Push for lifesaving ESA protections for 17 species!
Tell the BLM to Prioritize Conservation in Their Planning for Southwestern Utah!
Environment  (tags: Landscape, protect, BLM, petition )

- 1 day ago -
recreation, scenic vistas, and most ecologically sensitive landscapes in the United States. To protect this landscape, the agency must adopt a management plan that prioritizes conservation for the St. George area. Help advance BLMâEUR(TM)s broader conservation
Tell Department of Justice: Prosecute Volkswagens Climate Criminals
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, greenhouse emissions, carbon pollution, globalwarming, healthconditions, protection, climate, climate-change )

- 1 day ago -
Volkswagon cheated on smog-pollution tests which allowed the equivalent of at least 32.2 million tons of extra carbon pollution be released in to the atmosphere. This greenhouse gas is the equivalent to the emissions of 6.8 million cars. Shame on them.
Its Not Just Divers and Nature Lovers That Should Be Concerned By Record Coral Bleaching
Environment  (tags: coral bleaching, destruction, environment, biodiversity destruction, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
The third mass coral bleaching event in recorded history is underway signalling a biodiversity disaster on an unprecedented scale
Stop Hilcorp Alaska From Drilling in the Arctic
Environment  (tags: endangered, ethics, protection, animalrights, sadness, humans, conservation, ecosystems )

- 1 day ago -
Stop Hilcorp Alaska from drilling in the Arctic!
TAKE ACTION: Dolphins Need Your Help
Environment  (tags: oceans, wildlife, oceans, marine mammals, Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society )

- 14 hours ago -
And seismic blasting is just the first step toward dangerous offshore drilling. Seismic airguns blast sound waves through the ocean to discover oil and gas deposits below the ocean floor, but that's not all they do.
Pick the 2015 Rubber Dodo Award Winner -- Vote By Midnight, Oct. 30
Environment  (tags: awards, eco-villains, pollution, habitat destruction, endangered species )

- 1 hour ago -
The Center for Biological Diversity established the Rubber Dodo award in 2007 as a way to spotlight those who do their very best -- that is, their worst -- to destroy wild places, drive species extinct and tear apart cultural and biological diversity.
How We Can Drastically Reduce Marine Pollution in Our Oceans
Environment  (tags: Plastic trash in ocean )

- 1 day ago -
Based upon our framework, we estimate that in 2010, people added eight million metric tons of plastic to the ocean. This is equal to five grocery-size bags filled with plastic going into the ocean along every foot of coastline in the world.
Petition · Postchef Frank Appel: Stoppen Sie Die Verpackung Von
Environment  (tags: Deutschland, Plastik, Müllvermeidung, Umwelt, Post )

- 17 hours ago -
Stoppen Sie die Plastikverpackung von "Einkauf Aktuell"
New Study Reveals Vulnerability of Homeless Youth to Trafficking - Covenant House
Environment  (tags: habitat, humans, sadness, ethics, protection, government, research )

- 16 hours ago -
New Study reveals vulnerability of homeless youth to trafficking - Covenant House
World's Oceans Facing Biggest Coral Die-Off in History, Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, globalwarming, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, humans, nature, habitat, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, wildlife, Sustainabililty )

- 13 hours ago -
Since 2014, a massive underwater heatwave, driven by climate change, has caused corals to lose their brilliance and die in every ocean. By the end of this year 38% of the worldâEUR(TM)s reefs will have been affected. About 5% will have died forever.
Worlds Worst Traffic Jam? Thousands of Cars Left Stranded on Motorway in China
Environment  (tags: traffic, china, traffic jam, CO2emissions, environment )

- 1 day ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s carmageddon! This might just be the worlds worst traffic jam
WorldâEUR(TM)s Oceans Face Worst Coral Die-Off in History, Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: Coral Reefs )

- 1 day ago -
Now scientists are warning that itâEUR(TM)s not just Hawaii but the entire world that is in the midst of the worst coral die off in history.
The Next Two Decades Will Make or Break Humanity - Why Are We Waiting to Fight Climate Change?
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, ecology )

- 1 day ago -
We must make fundamental choices now that will shape our future economy and climate.
Premature Birth and Problem Pregnancies Near Fracking Wells
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, frackig study, pregnaant women, birth complications environment, destruction, ecosystems, research, protection, healthconditions, humans, pollution )

- 39 minutes ago -
A new study in the US's fracking capital Pennsylvania has found that pregnant women who live near gas fracking wells are far more likely to give birth prematurely or develop problems during their pregnancies
What Causes the Northern Lights Phenomenon?
Environment  (tags: Northern Lights, sun, space )

- 1 day ago -
The Northern Lights are a consequence of activity in the Sun. Occasionally there are large explosions on the Sun and huge amounts of charged particles are thrown out into space
A Journey to the Jianggendiru Glacier - in Pictures
Environment  (tags: Tibetan Plateau, Climate Change, glaciers, environment )

- 1 day ago -
Geologist explorer and environmental activist Yang Yong leads an expedition to the source of the Yangtze to monitor the scale of the damage caused by climate change on the Tibetan plateau and the degradation at the headwaters of Asias longest river
Indonesias Joko Widodo Seeks Forest Fire Help
Environment  (tags: destruction, trees, Forest Fires, Indonesia environment, habitatdestruction )

- 1 day ago -
Indonesias president has asked for international assistance to put out forest fires that have sent a thick haze over the region
Bird of the Week: Northern Spotted Owl
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 15 hours ago -
This owl is one of three spotted owl subspecies (along with California and Mexican) and is listed as Threatened under the Endangered Species Act. Threats include loss and degradation of habitat and competition with the Barred Owl.
This Smartphone Is Made From Fairly Mined Minerals, And It's Designed To Last Longer Than Your Contract
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, protection, nature, science, research, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, GoodNews, trees, Sustainabililty, ecosystems, green, energy, CO2emissions, climate-change, conservation, climatechange, destruction, forests, enviro )

- 3 hours ago -
Finally, a mobile device you can feel good aboutâEUR"not because it's shiny and new, but because it's ethically made and built to last.
Cowspiracy, Watch, Listen, Change Your Habits
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, oceans, protection, forests, animals, ecosystems )

- 7 hours ago -
Learn more by watching a new Cowspiracy EP'd by @LeoDiCaprio on Netflix
Coastal Dune Lakes: The Threatened âEUR~JewelsâEUR(TM) of Florida
Environment  (tags: overdevelopment, environment, conservation, pollution, protection, politics, habitat, humans, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, water )

- 13 minutes ago -
The primary threat to FloridaâEUR(TM)s coastal dune lakes, as in most coastal ecosystems, is human interference. People have built houses along the outfalls, there is runoff from gulf courses located nearby the lakes, and people want to build bigger homes alon

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