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TAKE ACTION: Take a Stand to Protect Alaska's Bears and Wolves!
Environment  (tags: Zinke, Secretary of State, nps, protection, wildlife, bears, wolves )

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Speak up right now! Tell Secretary Zinke these hunting methods are unacceptable, and that NPS should protect wildlife in AlaskaâEUR(TM)s national parks and preserves.
Swan Island Oyster Sanctuary 2017 âEUR" Part of the Senator Jean Preston Oyster Sanctuary Network   video
Environment  (tags: swan island oyster sanctuary, restoration, endangered oysters, awesome video )

- 1 day ago -
The Swan Island Oyster Sanctuary is part of the 50 Million Oyster Initiative, which aims to restore 50 million oysters to North Carolina waters by 2020. These acres are part of the Senator Jean Preston Oyster Sanctuary
Save the Forests, Save the Reef: Don't Let Australia Bulldoze Ancient Forests Near The Great Barrier Reef!
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, environment, Sustainabililty, conservation, pollution, politics, wildlife, reef, great barrier reef, petition, sign )

- 1 day ago -
The Australian government is on the verge of approving plans to bulldoze 2,000 hectares of pristine old-growth forest, even though the move is likely to smother the nearby Great Barrier Reef with sediment and pesticides! Tell them to reject this plan!
PLEASE SIGN -- Congratulate Minneapolis on Choosing 100% Clean Energy
Environment  (tags: minneapolis, clean energy, city, conservation, environment, healthconditions, humans, world )

- 1 day ago -
Goal: Congratulate Minneapolis on being one of the biggest cities in the world to unanimously voting in clean energy.
ACTION By Sea Shepherd to Stop Oil Drilling in the Australian Bight!
Environment  (tags: stop oil drilling in the bight, sea shepherd action, stop equinor-statoil )

- 20 hours ago -
Send a small message to equinor-statoil to keep out of The Bight!
Environment  (tags: Scott Pruitt, paint strippers, methylene chloride, Lowe's )

- 1 day ago -
No one should lose a loved one to deadly chemicals. But right now you can walk into Lowe's and other stores and buy paint strippers containing deadly chemicals right off the shelf.
PETITION - Praise California For Passing Landmark Water Use Bill
Environment  (tags: california, passing landmark legislation, regulating water usage, droughts, conservation, environment, humans, nature, world )

- 1 day ago -
Goal: Congratulate California on passing landmark legislation that regulates water usage to prevent further droughts.
TAKE ACTION: Save the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge!
Environment  (tags: Arctic Wildlife Refuge, arctic national wildlife refuge, protection, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
Please, speak out and help protect this invaluable landscape for future generations and for the wildlife we all love!
TAKE ACTION: Urge Your Paper(s) to Cover This Significant Climate Report.
Environment  (tags: noaa report, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions )

- 1 day ago -
NOAA recently released a report showing that April marked the planet's 400th consecutive month with above-average temperatures. This is a staggering milestone. And climate change is the cause.
TAKE ACTION: It's Time for Lawmakers to Fight for Our Clean Energy Future.
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, climatechange, energy, clean energy )

- 1 day ago -
in the absence of federal leadership, this movementâEUR(TM)s progress is taking hold in the states. Clean Energy for All is a grassroots campaign that is moving our country closer to 100 percent clean energy by 2050.
Stop Throwing Cellphone Batteries in the Trash, You're Firebombing Garbage Trucks
Environment  (tags: Lithium-ion Batteries, Cellphones, Waste Workers, environment, destruction )

- 20 hours ago -
PSA folks! It can be difficult to figure out what to do with your old electronics when youâEUR(TM)re ready to move on from them, but here is one thing you should definitely not do: throw them in the trash.
Amazing Moss Can Remove Arsenic From Polluted Drinking Water
Environment  (tags: moss, amazing, removing arsenic, polluted drinking water, researchers, universit y of stockholm, human consumption, environment, humans )

- 1 day ago -
Researchers at the University of Stockholm in Sweden have discovered a moss plant that is able to take polluted water and within an hour make it safe for human consumption
Defend Nevada's Ruby Mountains From Fracking - WildEarth Guardians
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, habitat destruction, pollution, fracking, animals, humans, trees, water )

- 4 hours ago -
WildEarth Guardians is stepping up to defend the Ruby Mountains and all of Nevada from fracking.
Petition-Defend the Rainforest-NO OIL DRILLING ON WAORANI LAND
Environment  (tags: Amazon Rainforest, oil drilling, destruction, ecosystems, habitat destruction, pollution )

- 3 hours ago -
We are Waorani and we have always lived in the Amazon rainforest. Drilling for oil within our territory threatens everything that matters for our people. We do not recognize what the government calls Oil Block 22.
Yosemite Hotels Belong to the American People, Not a Billionaire Trump Donor | CREDO Action
Environment  (tags: national parks, Yosemite National Park, hotels )

- 3 hours ago -
When you think of Yosemite, you might imagine majestic waterfalls, ancient Sequoias and stunning cliffs. But you might not think about a greedy Trump donor suing the National Park Service (NPS) for $51 million.
Sign the Pledge to Stand With Sinangoe
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, habitat destruction, pollution, protection )

- 3 hours ago -
Facing increased pressure on their ancestral territory by illegal goldminers, poachers, fishermen and loggers, the Kofan people from the community of Sinangoe are taking action.
Tell Alberta You Want Strong Methane Regulations ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, energy, destruction, pollution, protection )

- 1 hour ago -
There is a powerful greenhouse gas being wasted everyday in Alberta. It is over 80 times more potent than carbon dioxide at trapping heat in our atmosphere in the short term. The gas is methane, and it is the primary component in natural gas.
Stop Climate Change! Tell Victorian Pollies: It's Time to Repower Victoria With Clean Energy ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, protection, pollution )

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For decades, Victoria's energy has come from burning brown coal. But coal is past its used-by date. It damages our climate and causes health and environmental problems.

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