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TAKE ACTION: Don't Let Congress Dismantle Crucial Wildlife Policies!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, protection )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - secure3.convio.net
As a constituent and a member of Born Free USA, I urge you to oppose the damaging riders that have been tacked onto the FY2016 Department of the Interior,
50 Reasons to #LoveTheWorld
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, forests, GoodNews, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 12 hours ago - bbc.com
Headlines can paint a pretty grim picture of life across our planet. On bad days, they can make any of us want to seek shelter at home. But in fact, doing the opposite can produce surprisingly curative results. Spin the globe. Pack a bag. Break bread ...
Fracking Water : It's Just So Hard to Clean.
Environment  (tags: environment, radioactive waste, toxic waste, water pollution )

John
- 1 day ago - energyblog.nationalgeographic.com
"Hydraulic fracturing" involves water and lots of it. A new study reveals yet another crack in the technique called fracking that needs fixing: radioactive radium, chloride and bromide found near a water treatment facility in Pennsylvania.
Take Action to Defend Nature Laws
Environment  (tags: conservation, endangered, environment, nature, animals, wildlife, forests, government, habitat, humans, politics, protection, trees, water )

Sara
- 18 hours ago - foe.co.uk
If enough of us tell the European Commission we need to keep and enforce these laws, they will have to listen.
7 Wild and Beautiful Places That Should Be National Parks
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, politics, habitat )

Cal
- 17 hours ago - takepart.com
Without protection, these lands remain in danger of development.
The Danes Are Going to Complete a Karmic Circle By Recycling Urine Into Beer
Environment  (tags: danes, roskilde, denmark, music festival, northern europe, zealand, beer )

Lone
- 1 day ago - msn.com
Roskilde, the largest music festival in Northern Europe, is held every year in Zealand, Denmark, the Guardian reports. This year's 100,000 expected attendees won't just be rocking out to the likes of Florence and the Machine and Pharrell, though.
Urgent: Tell The DOE No More Delays on Furnace Efficiency Standards!
Environment  (tags: humans, healthconditions, environment, energy, globalwarming, pollution )

Alice
- 1 day ago - secure.sierraclub.org
DonâEUR(TM)t let industry opponents stop these standards, tell DOE to keep their public process on track, PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
TAKE ACTION: DOLLARMITES DON'T WANT THEIR MONEY SPENT ON DESTROYING THE GREAT BARRIER REEF
Environment  (tags: protection, Great Barrier Reef, wildlife, world )

Dogan
- 8 hours ago - communityrun.org
A generation of Dollarmites call on Commonwealth Bank to rule out financing Reef and climate destruction at Abbot Point! Don't risk our futures on this dumb investment.
Hit By Drought and Seawater, Bangkok Tap Water May Run Out in a Month
Environment  (tags: world, water, environment, destruction, drought, ecosystems, climate-change, weather )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - reuters.com
Bangkok's tap water supply may run out in a month, as the country waits for long overdue rains to replenish sources depleted by drought and threatened by seawater creep
YES! I WANT TO SAVE OUR OCEANS
Environment  (tags: oceans, overfishing, coral reefs, pollution, animals, wildlife, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

Sara
- 4 hours ago - act.greenpeace.org
Our oceans are home to countless species and support the livelihoods of millions of people. But all this at risk of disappearing for good unless we act together now.
Act Now: Stop Another Threat to Our Public Lands and Western Wildlife
Environment  (tags: public lands, wildlife, conservation, humans, protection, animals, law, politics, nature, government )

Sara
- 1 hour ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Take action: Urge your congressman to vote against attacks on our public lands, national monuments, and Western wildlife!
A Flirs Eye View of Coal Seam Gas Venting   video
Environment  (tags: Australia, Queensland, Coal Seam Gas, Flir camera, infrared camera, safety, .monitoring, emissions, health, protection )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Not visible to the naked eye. The things we can't see are sometimes the most dangerous. The CSG companies and governments DO NOT want us to have one of these. CSM is declared to be "regulated" (self!) ... but NOT safe
Keep Anti-Wildlife Riders Out of the Federal Budget: Alert Taken - WildEarth Guardians
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, wildlife, ethics, humans, society, endangered, politics )

Julie
- 18 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Keep anti-wildlife riders out of the federal budget: Alert taken - WildEarth Guardians
Tell Bay Leaders: Let's Keep Clean Water Restoration Moving Forward!
Environment  (tags: Chesapeake Bay, water, wildlife, conservation, pollution, politics, oceans, humans, habitat, protection, animals )

Sara
- 3 hours ago - takeaction.cbf.org
Although we're making steady progress, the job of saving the Bay is far from finished. Alarmingly, the latest science shows that the cleanup is dramatically off course in some states and from some pollution sources. It doesn't have to be this way.
How Corals Could Survive a Warming Planet
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, environment, globalwarming, Sustainabililty, science )

Olga
- 1 day ago - csmonitor.com
Studies suggest that even a modest ability to adapt could have a significant impact on the longevity of reefs.
Monsanto Invests Billions In New Carcinogenic Herbicide To Replace RoundUp
Environment  (tags: monsanto, Roundup herbicide, chemical contamination, dicamba, agricultural pesticides, pollution, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, wildlife, oceans, climate-change, world )

Anonymous
- 1 day ago - trueactivist.com
It was reported last week that Monsanto will be replacing their controversial herbicide RoundUp with another dangerous substance known as Dicamba. (video)
Many of Earths Biggest Aquifers Overstressed.
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, humans, water, Overpopulation )

EARTHDAY
- 1 day ago - earthsky.org
People around the world rely on groundwater for drinking and crop irrigation. But a new satellite data study says that many of our biggest aquifers are overstressed.
Rare White Whale Spotted of New Zealand
Environment  (tags: Rare, white, humpback whale, Cook Strait, New Zealand, 'Migaloo', Australia, black humpback, annual survey, New Zealand Department of Conservtion, researchers )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - china.org.cn
A rare, white, whale spotted in Cook Strait yesterday by researchers from NZ's Dept. of Conservation, is thought to be 'Migaloo', a white humpback usually seen off Australia. It was seen with a black humpback during the last week of the annual survey.
Petitioning City of Tuscola Stop Spraying for Mosquitoes
Environment  (tags: Tuscola, spraying, Mosquitos, butterflies, fauna, petition )

Scooby
- 19 hours ago - change.org
Spraying for mosquitoes with pyrethrins causes immense environmental damage.
Wolves Under Attack -- Call Your Representative Now
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, humans, politics, government )

Clayton
- 1 day ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please call your representative before 12 p.m. EST on Tuesday, July 7 and urge him or her to vote no on these dangerous anti-wolf riders attached to the Interior Department Appropriations Bill.
Disruption
Environment  (tags: Disruption, climate change, fossil fuel industry, political process, special interests, tipping points )

Dandelion
- 4 hours ago - watchdisruption.com
The exploration lays bare the terrifying science the shattered political process the unrelenting industry special interests and the civic stasis that have brought us to this social moral and ecological crossroads. The story, our unique moment in history.
Squeak! Ancient Helium Escaping From Yellowstone
Environment  (tags: conservation, habitat, humans, pollution, radia-active, stae-owned, wildlife )

Sonya
- 1 day ago - livescience.com
Yes and I read that people are being attacked by bison in Yellowstone too.
EuropeâEUR(TM)s Extreme Heat Wave Is the New Normal Around the World
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitat, green, government, pollution, wildlife, Sustainabililty, world, weather, water, habitatdestruction )

Rituraj
- 16 hours ago - takepart.com
So, Why Should You Care? The heat wave that continues to break temperature records in Europe, from the United Kingdom to Germany to Ukraine, is just the sort of extreme summer sizzle climate-change models have forecast.
Shocking Documents Reveal Fracking Health Complaints Swept Under the Rug in Pennsylvania
Environment  (tags: fracking, Pennsylvania )

J
- 10 hours ago - nationofchange.org
Heavily-fracked Pennsylvania is a battle ground in the fight to protect affected families from the harms of the toxic drilling method, with alarming negligence and incompetence by the Pennsylvania DOH in responding to fracking-related health complaints
The WorldâEUR(TM)s Most Beautiful Greenhouses Are Underwater, and Growing Strawberries
Environment  (tags: Underwater greenhouses )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Building greenhouses âEUR" on the ocean floor
Tundra Study Uncovers Impact of Climate Warming in the Arctic -- ScienceDaily
Environment  (tags: tundra, arctic, climate warming )

Deborah
- 3 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
One of the biggest studies to date of key vegetation in the Arctic tundra provides strong evidence that dramatic changes in the region are being driven by climate warming.
   

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