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TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Urge the New South Wales Government to Ban Coal Seam Gas Mining to Protect the Environment
Environment  (tags: politics, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 1 day ago -
Conservative politicians in New South Wales, Australia are pushing for a ban on coal seam gas mining, according to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Defend the Magnuson-Stevens Act and Tell Congress to Stop Fishing for Trouble ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, oceans )

- 10 hours ago -
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are fishing for trouble. They're trying to pass a bill that would gut the Magnuson-Stevens Act. This bill puts fish populations and fishermen's livelihoods at risk.
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Palm Oil Deforestation )

- 15 hours ago -
Just come across this site. Seems like there is a fight back against the multinationals. Worth supporting.
Ban the Bead! - 5Gyres.Org - PETITION
Environment  (tags: bead, microbeads, petition, Congress, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
We cannot be the generation that puts cosmetics before our ocean's inhabitants. I pledge that I will not buy products with microbeads and I support legislation to end its use.
Please Sign! Tell Congress to Stop the Latest Sneak Attack on Science-Based Rules That Protect Our Health, Safety, and Environm
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, endangered, conservation, climate-change, climate, ecosystems, destruction, humans, nature, government, pollution, science, politics, congress, americans, corruption, dishonesty, news, obama, politics, propaganda, democrats, republicans )

- 1 day ago -
OPPOSE the REINS Act, Stand up for Science! I urge you to oppose the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act (H.R. 427). The REINS Act is an assault on agencies that protect public health, safety, and the environment.
TAKE ACTION: Free Captive Orcas From SeaWorld's Exploitation: Join The Boycott
Environment  (tags: oceans, orcas, SeaWorld, animalwelfare )

- 1 day ago -
Orcas belong in oceans, not tiny tanks. Tell SeaWorld putting profit above animal welfare won't earn your support or patronage.
Let El Salvador Protect Its Water: Throw Out OceanaGold's Lawsuit Now - Petition
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, politics )

- 1 day ago -
In a matter of weeks, the World Bank could decide whether the tiny Central American nation of El Salvador will have to dish out millions of dollars to mining giant OceanaGold for rejecting its proposed gold mine. Please sign the petition.
Protect Our Important Crown Lands
Environment  (tags: land, animals, conservation, endangered, government, green, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, trees, wildlife )

- 22 hours ago -
The are looking to hand over parcels of our most vital bushland meaning these wildlife havens may face the axe. With the koala facing possible extinction in NSW by 2055 we simply canâEUR(TM)t let that happen.
Call Out Ted Cruz for His Disaster Aid Hypocrisy
Environment  (tags: environmental disaster, preservation of natural treasures, climate-change, globalwarming, destruction, healthconditions, Sustainabililty )

- 16 hours ago -
Back in 2013, when super storm Sandy devastated the northeast, Senator Ted Cruz voted against federal disaster relief, calling it "wasteful spending". Instead of helping out his fellow Americans in their hour of greatest need, he chose to lecture about..
Bird of the Week: 'Apapane
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 14 hours ago -
This native honeycreeper has one of the highest rates of avian malaria due to its seasonal migrations to lower-elevation forests, and has about a 60 percent mortality from the mosquito-borne disease. The 'Apapane is also threatened by introduced predators
UNESCO Heritage Experts Decide Not to List Great Barrier Reef as 'in Danger'
Environment  (tags: UNESCO World Heritage Sites, environment, Greet Barrier Reef. destruction, conservation, green, habitat )

- 10 hours ago -
World Heritage experts have decided not to officially list the Great Barrier Reef as being "in danger" but warned Australia it still has more to do to stop continuing damage to this natural wonder
TAKE ACTION: Don't Let Congress Send America's Fisheries Backward
Environment  (tags: fisheries, oceans, representative, congress )

- 1 day ago -
Don't let Congress put our oceans at risk. Tell your Representative to vote NO on H.R. 1335. Since it was last reauthorized by Congress in 2006, the number of stocks subject to overfishing has been cut by two-thirds.
Half the Population of a Critically Endangered Antelope Has Died in Just a Few Weeks
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, world, wildlife, weather )

- 19 hours ago -
An unknown disease or infection has ripped through KazakhstanâEUR(TM)s critically endangered saiga antelopes over the past few weeks, killing 120,000 animals -- nearly half the world population.
Algonquin Cottage Lease Bump Up Request ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, Canada )

- 15 hours ago -
We are therefore making a request that the project be subjected to a Category D or individual Environmental Assessment. It is a complex and contentious proposal with the potential for high negative environmental impacts.
"We Are Under Threat": Stand Up for Greenpeace India!!!
Environment  (tags: Greenpeace India, freedom of speech, censorship, environmentalist movement, environment, energy, pollution, politics, india, asia climate change )

- 1 day ago -
Greenpeace India is fighting for survival. The Indian home ministry seems determined to silence them. Soon their campaigns to protect our forests, for clean air and against dirty energy could be scrapped. So much will be lost. Stand Up!
Tell President Obama: Keep Dirty Fuels in the Ground.
Environment  (tags: energy, ecosystems, humans, politics, protection, conservation )

- 15 hours ago -
Tell President Obama: Keep dirty fuels in the ground.
GAR, Wilmar Punish Palm Oil Supplier for Clearing Rainforest in New Guinea
Environment  (tags: Oil Palm Developer )

- 1 day ago -
Oil palm developer controlled by one of the country's richest businessmen was clearing dense rainforest in New Guinea despite promises by its biggest customers to purge their supply chains of deforestation.
Proposed Border Checkpoint and Road Threaten Critical Cambodian Forest and Wildlife
Environment  (tags: proposed development, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, forests, politics, humans, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
A proposed border checkpoint at Kbal Damrei, on CambodiaâEUR(TM)s border with Vietnam, together with a new road leading up to it, may harm CambodiaâEUR(TM)s Mondulkiri Protected Forest,
The NAACP Protests Environmental Rasism in North Carolina
Environment  (tags: environment, healthconditions, pollution, protection, humans, politics )

Cheryl A.
- 10 hours ago -
Fracking and dumping coal ash waste in Stokes County, North Carolina is a common occurrence. Stokes County has a large population of Black and poor people. The NAACP is investigating possible civil rights violations...peace. .
Gov. Hogan Quiety Passes Fracking Moratorium
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, government, pollution )

Cheryl A.
- 9 hours ago -
" Annapolis, MD - Over Memorial Day weekend, Governor Hogan announced that he would not veto the bill (HB 449/SB409) and will allow it to pass into law without his signature." Peace.
Jeremy's Rhino Wish
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, endangered, environment, poaching, rhinos )

- 17 hours ago -
In honor of his upcoming 40th birthday, Ravena, NY resident Jeremy Taylor has decided to donate his birthday to rhinos. He is trying to raise $10,000 towards rhino conservation, which will go to several organizations.
Why Carbon Is the Best Marker for the New Human Epoch
Environment  (tags: world, science, research, nature, humans, habitat, environment, carbon, epoch, geologic humanity )

- 1 day ago -
Black balls that litter the planet may prove the best marker for a new geologic epoch recognizing humanity's outsized impacts

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