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Spain Must Ban Wasteful Fishing Practices and Save Fish Populations.IRRESPONSIBLE AND HEARTLESS OF SPAIN!!
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

Rose ann
- 20 hours ago -
The government of Spain must approve the European Union fishing proposals that will ban careless "discarding" practices. Spain has the largest fishing industry in the EU, and is under intense pressure from its fishing industry to oppose such proposal.........
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Destroy Panther Habitat for Power Plant
Environment  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, energy, environment, endangered, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, politics )

- 5 hours ago -
The Florida Power & Light Co. is planning on building a massive new power plant in the middle of the Florida panther's habitat.
Protect Rare Fish From Illegal Trade
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, environment, protection, habitatdestruction, conservation, world )

- 4 hours ago -
Target: Izabella Teixeira, Minister of the Environment in Brazil Goal: Crack down on the illegal trade of rare fish native to Amazon river ecosystem.
Amazing Pictures of Animals at the Perfect Timing.
Environment  (tags: animals, photography )

- 8 hours ago -
Each of the animals you see here was caught by the camera at the perfect timing, showing us nature's beauty in an unexpected and magnificent ways.
California : New Earthquake Faults Discovered in Napa
Environment  (tags: Earthquakes, California, habitatdestruction, destruction, environment, science, humans, weather, research, Sustainabililty, habitat, government )

- 1 day ago -
Previously unmapped earthquake faults ruptured during the Aug. 24 magnitude-6.0 South Napa earthquake,surprising both scientists and homeowners. The California Geological Survey is studying the possible fault strands and is working on a regulatory map.
Mississippi, Georgia and Louisiana: Tornadoes for Christmas: Severe Holiday Weather From Space
Environment  (tags: climate, environment, water, weather, science, tornadoes, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, humans, nature )

- 22 hours ago -
Severe weather in the form of tornadoes is not something people expect on Christmas week, but a storm system brought tornadoes to Mississippi, Georgia and Louisiana. NASA's RapidScat, which flies aboard the International Space Station, captured it
Volcanic Eruption in Japan -- Mount Nishinoshima -- NEW ISLAND Grows   video
Environment  (tags: Volcanic Eruption )

- 13 hours ago -
A new island has sprung up around Japan's Mount Nishinoshima (西之島) volcano, located South of mainland Japan. The new island formed rapidly due to excessive lava flows over the past several months.
Save Endangered Whales From Oil Spills
Environment  (tags: animals, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, water, habitatdestruction )

- 4 hours ago -
One of the world's most endangered whale species is being put at further risk by plans to drill for oil in its habitat. Save North Atlantic right whales from the devastating impacts of a deadly oil spill.
Hundreds Protest Against China-Backed Mine in Myanmar
Environment  (tags: Copper Mining, burma, mandalay, Chinese environmental disaster, Khin Win, Wanbao, Movement for Democracy Current Force (MD )

- 1 day ago -
YANGON: Around 500 people including dozens of Buddhist monks protested near the Chinese consulate in Myanmar's central city of Mandalay on Saturday demanding the closure of a flashpoint copper mine.
Weather.Com's Top 50 Science and Environment Photos of 2014
Environment  (tags: science, animals, photography, world, nature, oceans, space, moon, eclipse, wilderness, environment, wildlife, bees, earth, satellite image, vehicles, art, water, weather, world, ocean life, drought, disaster, underground, environmental disaster, oil, hea )

- 23 hours ago -
Some very beautiful & amazing photos from all over the world. This is a wonderful visualization of moments captured in time by photographers throughout 2014. This is a great & beautiful way of remembering the past year & I wanted to share it with you all
Save Polar Bears From Shell Oil
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

- 3 hours ago -
Polar bears will be at risk of dying in a catastrophic oil spill if Shell Oil is allowed to drill in the Arctic. Take action to stop this disaster from happening.
Engineering The Climate To Shape Public Opinion
Environment  (tags: climate-change, geo-engineering weather )

- 1 day ago -
At unexpectedly high levels in the atmosphere, methane hydrate gas could exacerbate global temperature rise at such a highly accelerated rate as to create havoc to all life on the planet.
Bristol Aggie Takes on Turtle Conservation
Environment  (tags: animals, GoodNews, ecosystems, conservation )

- 21 hours ago -
For once a good animal story from my area. The kids and teacher are working to repatriate turtles to there natural habitat.
Wheat Production Sets New Records Thanks To Global Warming
Environment  (tags: global warming, wheat production, wheat supplies, agriculture )

- 1 day ago -
Global wheat production set new records in 2013 and 2014, contradicting alarmists' claims that global warming is reducing wheat harvests.
Four Lost Flamingos Fly NORTH for the Winter and Turn Up in Siberia
Environment  (tags: sadness, habitat, environment, animals, nature, climate, weather )

- 1 day ago -
It could be a severe case of bird-bird, or strange weather patterns causing confusion, but at the moment scientists remain baffled about instances of flamingos flying north to bitterly cold Siberia for the winter, instead of south...
Nishinoshima Volcano Grows 10X Size   video
Environment  (tags: volcanic island )

- 13 hours ago -
now has grown over 10X its original size! Nishinoshima volcano, soon to become MOUNT Nishinoshima !
Aboriginal Knowledge Could Unlock Climate Solutions
Environment  (tags: aborigines, indigenous rights, indigenous peoples knowledge, ecosystems, destruction, climate-change, protection, pollution, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, world, wildlife )

- 5 hours ago -
With soaring temperatures and rising sea levels, indigenous people face the risk of being further disadvantaged and potentially dislocated from their traditional lands.
Environment 2015: Lionfish, Reefs and Restoration
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, wildlife, nature, protection, humans, oceans, habitatdestruction, endangered, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

- 3 hours ago -
A little on Lionfish, and introduced fish really putting the hurt on native reef species. Also some news about Florida's restoration of natural sheet flows of water in a place or two. Species in that state are really being lost from human intrusion
ObamaCare Hurts Man's Best Friend, Too
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, politics, government, wildlife, world, animals, destruction, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, endangered, conservation )

- 1 hour ago -
ObamaCare that bureaucratic monstrosity has negatively impacted Fido and Fluffy.Prepare to budget more money for your pet's vet visits,because ObamaCare contains a 2.3 percent tax on certain medical devices including IV fluid pumps, endoscopes&cardiac
OP-ED: The Climate in 2015: Everything's Coming Together While Everything Falls Apart
Environment  (tags: climate-change, activism, activists, ecosystems, environment, energy, protection, world )

- 8 hours ago -
If everyone who's passionate about climate change, who gets that we're living in a moment in which the fate of the Earth and of humanity is actually being decided, found their place in the movement, amazing things could happen
Climate Scientist Blows Whistle on Jet Aerosol Dumps Chemtrails
Environment  (tags: chemtrails, geoengineering, climate-change, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, radia-active, Sustainabililty )

- 8 hours ago -
Covert Aerosol Geoengineering is now completely out of the closet. Dr. Kirkby's public announcement to a group of scientists that Jet aircraft are dumping aerosols (aka Chemtrails) high in the atmo
Despite Ban, Monsanto and Bayer GM Crops Contaminate Europe
Environment  (tags: GMOs, Monsanto, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, pollution, protection, humans, healthconditions )

- 1 minute ago -
Even though Europe has banned GM seeds, cross-contaminated crops can still be found all over the continent. As long as the US continues to produce and plant GMO crops, seeds will purposefully or accidentally get shipped to areas that do not use GMOs.

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