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Safe OUR World! Stop the Destruction of the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: wildlife, Sustainabililty, nature, rainforest conservation, Rainforest Rescue, Habitat Destruction, globalwarming, ecosystems, climate-change )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Since 1978 over 750,000 square kilometers (289,000 square miles) of Amazon rainforest have been destroyed across Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Bolivia, Venezuela, Suriname, Guyana, and French Guiana. Why is Earth's largest rainforest being destroyed?
Applaud Waste Water Recycling Initiative ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, water, waste )

Cher
- 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
As California climbs farther into a severe drought with no end in sight innovative ideas to save water are more important than ever. ThatâEUR(TM)s what makes the California Department of TransportationâEUR(TM)s (Caltrans) ingenious rest stop waste water filtration
Save the California Bag Ban ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, habitat, protection, plastic bags )

Cher
- 7 hours ago - environmentcalifornia.webaction.org
Nothing we use for a few minutes should pollute our oceans for hundreds of years. Do you agree? Add your name in support of saving the bag ban.
Protecting Antarctica's Oceans
Environment  (tags: antarctica, oceans, conservation, government, habitat, animals, humans, nature, politics, protection, water, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 1 day ago - antarcticocean.org
This year the fate of Antarctica's ocean, 10% of the world's seas, will be decided by 25 countries behind closed doors. Let them know the world is watching.
TAKE ACTION: Stop the Tar Sands Invasion!
Environment  (tags: kxl pipeline )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The Keystone XL tar sands pipeline was only the beginning. Big Oil has a much bigger plan to triple the production of climate-wrecking tar sands oil in Canada and send as much as 6 million barrels a day gushing into America."
Tell the Forest Service: Shut Down Nestle's Illegal Water Pumping in California
Environment  (tags: bad business, climate-change, water supply, Water Conservation, Water Sustainability, water rights, protection, politics )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - leftaction.com
While California is currently in the midst of the worst drought it has ever faced, the multi-national Nestle Corporation is pumping tens of millions of gallons of water a year - on a permit that expired in the 1980s. Why was this allowed to happen?
Watch a Cruise Ship Pollute as Much as 13 Million Cars - in One Day
Environment  (tags: oceans, cruise ships, pollution, destruction, videos )

Freya
- 7 hours ago - takepart.com
The cruise industry markets its ocean voyages as a chance for vacationers to "return to the sea" and forget their troubles onshore. But keeping 5,000 people afloat, fat, and happy comes with hidden environmental costs.
Nepal Earthquake: Hundreds Die, Many Feared Trapped
Environment  (tags: Nepal, earthquake, desaster, climate, environment )

Wolfgang
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
Powerful earthquake in Nepal - massive damage - BBC videos
Yellowstone National Park: Scientists Discover Huge Magma Chamber
Environment  (tags: USA, Yellowstone National Park, lava, volcano, environment, destruction, healthconditions )

Roger
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Deep beneath Yellowstone national park, one of the worldâEUR(TM)s most dynamic volcanic systems, lies an enormous, previously unknown reservoir of hot, partly molten rock big enough to fill up the Grand Canyon 11 times, scientists say
Ex-Im: Don't Finance the Destruction of the Great Barrier Reef! @EximBankUS
Environment  (tags: protection, whales, animalwelfare, endangered, ecosystems, oceans, water )

Julie
- 23 hours ago - action.sierraclub.org
Ex-Im: Don't finance the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef!@EximBankUS
He Holds The Patent That Could DESTROY Monsanto And Change The World!
Environment  (tags: mycologist, patent, smart pesticides, monsanto, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, pollution, world )

Lone
- 23 hours ago - ewao.com
he mycologist has figured out how to use mother nature's own creations to keep insects from destroying crops. It's what is being called SMART pesticides.
Wolves Shot From Choppers Shows Oil Harm Beyond Pollution
Environment  (tags: wildlife, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, habitatdestruction, conservation, animals, climate-change, destruction, endangered, environment, energy, globalwarming, habitat, healthconditions, government, humans, nature, pollution, protection, world )

Michael
- 1 day ago - bloomberg.com
Alberta and British Columbia have been scapegoating wolves for fossil fuel extraction problems: Caribou need vast areas of undisturbed habitat to survive, and those areas where they are endangered are the very areas roaded & shattered by mining
McDonalds Just Pledged to Protect Forests! Make Sure They Act.
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, ethics, eco-friendly, humans, business, forests, ecosystems, protection, trees )

Julie
- 1 day ago - secure.sierraclub.org
McDonalds just pledged to protect forests! Make sure they act.
60 'Then and Now' Photos That Show Dramatic Changes on Earth
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, habitat, healthconditions, humans, oceans, pollution, protection, research, Sustainabililty, trees, weather, world )

Caree
- 1 day ago - msn.com
Throughout the planet's 4.5-billion-year history, the Earth has undergone amazing and dramatic changes. These changes have resulted from the moving of continents, the formation of mountain ranges, powerful volcanic eruptions, glaciers advancing and
The Unseen Slaughter Under the Sea
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, "ghost nets", waste of live, water, oceans, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, water, ecosystems, destruction, oceans )

Annamaria
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Ocean Defenders Alliance is on a mission to stop abandoned "ghost nets" from killing dolphins, sea turtles, and millions of other marine animals.
5 Technologies That Are Helping Save the Oceans
Environment  (tags: oceans, pollution, cleaning, robots, exploration, sea life, fish, conservation )

Freya
- 6 hours ago - takepart.com
Plastic pollution, overfishing and climate change are all taking an enormous toll on the planet's life-support system. The oceans are acidifying, sea levels are rising, and coral reefs are dying. But it's not all doom and gloom.
The Solution to Climate Change Right Under Our Feet
Environment  (tags: Soil )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - commondreams.org
New report spotlights how healthy soil takes CO2 out of the atmosphere to where it helps build climate resiliency
Bird of the Week: Jocotoco Antpitta
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wildlife )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - abcbirds.org
Found only in Ecuador, the Jocotoco Antpitta has an extremely small range that is threatened by habitat loss and degradation from agriculture, logging, and mining.
Success: Sale of Wildlife-Killing Poison Ended
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, wildlife, protection, ethics, world, ecosystems )

Julie
- 22 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Success:Sale of wildlife-killing poison ended.
China's Great Green Wall Helps Pull CO2 Out of Atmosphere
Environment  (tags: )

David
- 9 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
This may be the largest ecological engineering project on the planet
8 States Dealing With Huge Increases in Fracking Earthquakes
Environment  (tags: Fracking equals earthquakes )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - ecowatch.com
A new report, released Thursday from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), identified eight states in the eastern and central U.S. where fracking operations have led to dramatic increases in earthquakes
Vessel That Spilled Fuel in VancouverâEUR(TM)s English Bay Deemed Safe and Allowed to Leave Canadian Waters
Environment  (tags: Leaking Vessel )

Michael
- 5 hours ago - news.nationalpost.com
Transport Canada says inspectors are confident the MV MarathassaâEUR(TM)s deficiencies have been fixed and it meets regulations and is environmentally safe for travel.
Fears Of Contamination Confirmed, North Carolina Residents Warned Not To Drink Their Water
Environment  (tags: North Carolina, toxis water, Duke Energy, DENR warning, coal ash dumps, pollution, contamination, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, carcinogen, water )

Angelika
- 22 hours ago - nationofchange.org
Nineteen households and a church in the community of Dukeville, NC were sent letters by the state Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) warning them not to drink or cook with well water due to elevated levels of toxic heavy metals.
New Glass Frog Species Discovered in Costa Rica
Environment  (tags: nature, GoodNews )

Jeanne
- 22 hours ago - krvn.com
Six specimens of the new amphibian were collected from three different tropical wet forest and rainforest sites in the Caribbean foothills of Costa Rica, the Costa Rican Amphibian Research Center wrote.
Salix Arizonica - Arizona Willow
Environment  (tags: climate-change, nature, trees )

Trees
- 5 hours ago - treesplanet.blogspot.com
Salix arizonica commonly known as Arizona Willow. It is native to the southwestern United States, where it occurs in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah.
California's National Parks: A Photographic History Seen Through The Times' Archives
Environment  (tags: forests, trees, nature, habitat, green, environment )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - latimes.com
They captured the beauty of some of our national treasures.
A Solar Dish That Makes Electricity And Fresh Water
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, energy, water )

Glenn
- 13 hours ago - popsci.com
This could makes droughts a thing of the past.
   

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