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Save the Chinese Sturgeon From Imminent Extinction - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: Yangtze river, china, sturgeon, extinction, environment )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Excessive development of the Yangtze River in China is putting the Chinese sturgeon, a species of fish which is thought to have been in existence for over 140 million years, under extreme threat. According to the Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences.
Save Rare Forests From Government Sanctioned Logging - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: tasmania, rare, forests, logging, government, environment )

Scooby
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Several years ago, the environmentalists of Tasmania protested the logging of their precious old-growth forests. The logging industry and the environmentalists were at odds for years, where activists and loggers alike were injured in the crossfire.
Keep the Oil in the Ground in the Amazon - Amazon Watch
Environment  (tags: )

Alexis
- 1 day ago - amwt.ch
Sign and share petu]ition
Help Save NamibiaâEUR(TM)s Endangered Rhinos By Becoming a Digital Ranger | TakePart
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, GoodNews, nature, protection, wildlife, Sustainabililty, research, science, habitat, animals )

Kx
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A new project is recruiting citizen scientists to spot wildlife in online images--and help thwart poachers in the process.
Windmill Installation Underway at Trails End Plaza Last Updated: July 09. 2014 9:15AM
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, business, ecosystems, energy, GoodNews, green, habitat, nature, oceans, protection, research, science, water, wildlife, world, sustainable, technology )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - sedaliademocrat.com
Photos! "The 40-foot wooden base was lifted by crane, on right, to four concrete pads where it would later be anchored down." {Windmills done well do not hurt animals!}
USDA's Greenlighting of 'Agent Orange' Crops Sparks Condemnation
Environment  (tags: Duo herbicide, agent orange component, toxic herbicides, GMOs )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Following widespread outcry, Dow's new genetically engineered corn and soybeans get approval. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's decision this week to approve two new genetically engineered crops is being denounced by watchdog groups as a false-
Join Our Int'L Day of Peace Pact With Mother Nature
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, humans, wildlife )

Patrick
- 15 hours ago - bit.ly
#climatemarch #ClimateChange #CWNYC We declare a Peace pact with Mother Nature on Int'l Day of Peace 21 Sept join us
Wildlife Extra News - Acid Oceans Rob Sharks of the Ability to Smell Prey
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, water, pollution, protection, oceans, globalwarming, endangered, conservation, ecosystems, climate-change )

Ramil Ros
- 1 day ago - wildlifeextra.com
The study of a smooth dogfish revealed how badly it was affected by carbon dioxide in the water
International Day of Action - : 22 September 2014: #SaveLeuserEcosystem - YOU MIGHT HELP
Environment  (tags: International Day of Action: 22 Septembe, #SaveLeuserEcosystem, Leuser Ecosystem, Sumatra, ACTION )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - endoftheicons.org
Local politicians want to allow logging, mining and palm oil plantations in this vulnerable area. Sumatran orangutans, rhinos, elephants and tigers are already hanging on by a thread. They will not survive the destruction of the Leuser Ecosystem.
Remember When We Were All Freaked Out About the Ozone? Our Obsession Worked.
Environment  (tags: Ozone, CFCs, Regulation, Ozone Hole, Recovery, Environmental Issues, Action )

Brian
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
"Humanity has proven that we can address our environmental problems."
Brazil Suspends Auction for Tapajos Mega Hydro - Amazon Watch
Environment  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, world, culture, environment, ethics, freedoms, sadness, world, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, green, nature )

Vivian
- 1 day ago - amwt.ch
The Brazilian government has suspended the auction of the 6.1GW São Luiz do Tapajós hydroelectric plant earmarked for December. The Mining and Energy Ministry cited a need for changes to a study into the impact on indigenous communities, according to
Environmental Funding Bypasses Indigenous Communities
Environment  (tags: World, Climate, Rights, Indigenous, Conservation, Indonesia, Deforestation, Inequality, Environment )

Judy
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Now, according to indigenous communities worldwide, the REDD+ program has become just another way for interested parties to strip small communities of their ancestral lands.
Aiming at Roots of Climate Chaos, "Flood Wall Street" Targets Capitalism Itself
Environment  (tags: People's Climate March, UN Climate Summit, Wall Street, Toxic Capitalists, Climate Change, #FloodWallStreet, Direct Action )

Brian
- 18 hours ago - commondreams.org
"Ahead of UN summit, organizers of direct action say the planetary crisis of global warming 'is a result of an economic system that is based on endless extraction, endless growth, and ceaseless exploitation of the earth and people."
UN Chief on Streets for Climate Deal
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, animals, environment, globalwarming, water, wildlife, trees, UN )

Ray
- 14 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and actor Leonardo di Caprio will join thousands in a march for climate action in New York on Sunday.
Retailers and Consumers Can Chart a Course Away From Slavery at Sea
Environment  (tags: environment )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - globalpost.com
The dark side of cheap shrimp is human slavery on fishing boats in international waters.
The Radical Environmental Solution You'Ve Never Heard Of
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, energy, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, Sustainabililty, wildlife, humans, nature )

Wild
- 2 hours ago - alternet.org
should we save the earth by getting rid of...ourselves? (should the planet just starve the beast)
Recap of NY Climate March 21, 9, 2014
Environment  (tags: CoolStuff, people )

Ben
- 1 hour ago - new.livestream.com
Just wanted to share this -The event that made my day, that is together with the Peace March in Moscow also today. Enjoy it and see all the good people who gathered together to put down their foot for the planet. Wow. Ashamed almost not to have been there
Murphy Windmill Reopens in Golden Gate Park Posted By Kyle Mizokami on 4/28/12 o Categorized as Local News
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, Business, CO2 emissions, conservation, ecosystems, energy, environment, habitat, GoodNews, government, green, protection, research, science, trees, water, wildlife, world )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - oceanbeachbulletin.com
"...the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department and the Consul General of the Netherlands on Saturday reopened the Murphy Windmill, a lasting landmark of the Ocean Beach scene." {Windmills done the right way do not hurt birds and other animals!}
Tens of Thousands Take Part in Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup
Environment  (tags: pollution, waterways, clean up )

Coral
- 18 hours ago - globalnews.ca
Tens of thousands of volunteers from coast to coast fanned out along our shores Saturday to clean up our waterways for the 21st. annual Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup.
Save the Planet   video
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, ecosystems, globalwarming, green, pollution, protection, wildlife, water, weather, Sustainabililty )

Bblue
- 5 hours ago - youtube.com
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LIVE VIDEO: World's Largest Climate March | MSNBC
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, french, Frenchcompany.escape, globalwarming, globalwarming, GoodNews, government, green, habitat, habitatdestru )

Laura
- 3 hours ago - msnbc.com
Wake up and watch this !!!!! this is huge and this is great. we do this and then march for the animals and keep going, we re turn to unconditional love !!!!!! come on !!!!!!
#FRACK OFF: Indigenous Women Leading Media Campaigns to Defend Our Climate   video
Environment  (tags: Fracking, Climate Change, Toxic Contamination, Popular Resistance, Indigenous Women, Media Campaign, #FrackOFF, Treaty Rights, Human Rights, Environmental Justice )

Brian
- 20 hours ago - youtube.com
"This video features activists Shelley A. Young, Kandi Mosset, Elle Maija Tailfeathers, and Ellen Gabriel who discuss high-profile media campaigns by indigenous groups in Canada and the United States that protest the oil and fracking industries and..."
Indigenous Peoples Essential to Climate Movement, March Organizers Say
Environment  (tags: People's Climate March, activists, indigenous rights, indigenous peoples, climate, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world, pollution, protection, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, climatechange )

Cal
- 8 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Environmentalists have descended upon the Big Apple for the weekend's festivities, standing side by side with Indigenous Peoples to prepare for the People's Climate March on September 21.
How to Define Success for the People's Climate March
Environment  (tags: activism, goals, People's Climate March in NYC, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, protection, world, politics )

Cal
- 8 hours ago - thenation.com
Organizers want to transform the image of the climate movement from one dominated by white liberals to one populated by the entire spectrum of race and class in America.
Climate Change Summit: Global Rallies Demand Action
Environment  (tags: climatechange, climate-change, march, 9/21/2014 )

Dave
- 1 hour ago - bbc.com
Thanks to all the participants around the world who participated.....now we all need to get out and keep acting with our calls, letters, and money to offset the big money of big poison...
Tell President Obama to Keep Shell OUT of the Arctic ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 4 minutes ago - action.endangered.org
Royal Dutch Shell Oil is preparing to once again attempt to drill for oil in the Arctic. Shell has shown, year after year, that they are not "Arctic ready" and can not be trusted to operate responsibly in these icy, desolate seas.
   

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