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Environment

A History of Earth Day
Environment  (tags: EarthDay, April 22, history, ecosystems, environment, conservation, GoodNews, green )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - history.com
Founded in 1970 as a day of education about environmental issues, Earth Day is now a globally celebrated holiday that is sometimes extended into Earth Week, a full seven days of events focused on green awareness.
Wisconsin Residents Blame Fracking for a Boom in Sand Mining Facilities
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, fracking, frack is whack, destruction, conservation, politics, energy )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - cbsnews.com
In Wisconsin, residents are having an emotional debate over the fuel-drilling technique known as "fracking," in which a sand mixture is blasted underground to extract oil and gas from rock
MAKE RADIATION VISIBLE ACTION US
Environment  (tags: radiation, plume alerts, protection, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 17 hours ago - credomobilize.com
People deserve to know when they are being exposed to these highly toxic elements, not a year later, but when they are actually exposed - so they can protect themselves.
Tell Pres. Obama: Meet With the Cowboy Indian Alliance ACTION
Environment  (tags: keystone pipeline, environment, Obama, Cowboy Indian Alliance, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 18 hours ago - act.350.org
In pipeline terms it's a win. Every day we delay a decision is a day when 830,000 barrels of oil stays safely in the ground. Together we've kept them at bay for three years now, and will continue to until perhaps the beginning of next year it seems.
Dump Fossil Fuels for the Health of Our Hearts
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, energy, globalwarming, globalwarming, environment, healthconditions, humans, nature, healthconditions, pollution, world, research, science, weather, protection )

Andy
- 20 hours ago - simpleclimate.wordpress.com
Cleaning up air pollution will provide immediate health gains as well as longer-term climate benefits, highlights New York University's George Thurston
Administration Again Delays Keystone Pipeline Decision
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, Decision postponed, environment, CO2emissions, destruction )

Angelika
- 1 day ago - usatoday.com
The Obama administration on Friday extended the review period on the Keystone XL pipeline, perhaps pushing back a final decision on the disputed project until after the Nov. 4 congressional elections.
Bird of the Week, Forest Jewel: Black-Throated Blue Warbler
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - abcbirds.org
Unlike some eastern wood warblers, such as Cerulean and Golden-winged, the Black-throated Blue's population is stable, and ABC's work helps to keep it that way. Reserves in our International Reserve Network--now numbering more than 60--provide overwintering
   

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