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Sign the Petition: CNN Should Stop Being a Billboard for Big Oil and Report on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: petition, CNN, climate change, big oil )

Kathryn
- 23 hours ago - signforgood.com
Petition: Research has shown that CNN spent more time on fossil fuel advertising than they did reporting on climate change -- by 5-to-1. And this disparity in air time happened right after we found that 2015 was the hottest year on record!
Tell the Feds: Don't Let Big Oil Harm Cook Inlet's Beluga Whales
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, whales, suffering, protection, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, oceans, water )

Julie
- 1 day ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Tell the Feds: Don't let big oil harm Cook inlet's beluga whales.
6 Reasons Bananas Are On The Brink Of Extinction
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, humans, research, science, endangered, consumers, farming, economy, disease, food, protection, safety, risks )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - cracked.com
These, friends, are Cavendish bananas. You just know them as "bananas":They're America's most popular fruit. We put them in our lunches, we split them in our ice cream, and we put condoms on them in awkward junior high health classes. And, thanks to a fun
12 Ways to Get Rid of Weeds Without Using Roundup
Environment  (tags: Roundup )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
WeâEUR(TM)re just starting to understand the serious long-term health and environmental effects of Roundup and other popular herbicides.
The End Of Mining In The Philippines?
Environment  (tags: mining, foreign mining operations, Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte, Minister of Environment & Natural Resour, Regina Lopez )

Judy
- 1 day ago - oilprice.com
It is incredible that the ongoing events of the past week in the Philippines mining sector aren't getting much press.
San Francisco Just Banned All Polystyrene Products in the City
Environment  (tags: plastic ban )

Evan
- 10 hours ago - sciencealert.com
San Francisco has just unanimously voted to ban the sale of polystyrene products - also commonly called styrofoam - by 2017.
Scientists Observe First Signs of Healing in the Antarctic Ozone Layer
Environment  (tags: environment, science, ecosystems )

Rob
- 1 day ago - news.mit.edu
September ozone hole has shrunk by 4 million square kilometers since 2000.
Stop Arctic Drilling for Good PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 3 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
Tell President Obama and Secretary of the Interior Jewell to halt proposed plans to allow drilling in Alaskan waters.
Tell UNESCO: Add the Sundarbans to the List of World Heritage in Danger.
Environment  (tags: forest, wildlife, animals, coal plants, humans, pollution, destruction, endangered, environment, government, habitatdestruction, nature, protection )

Sara
- 7 hours ago - ran.org
I ask you to add the Sundarbans to the List of World Heritage in Danger and to urge Bangladesh and India to cancel the proposed coal-fired power plants and commit to clean, renewable energy and sustainable development in and around the Sundarbans.
CNN -- Stop Being a Billboard for Big Oil - Big Poison (My Name)
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction )

Dave
- 1 hour ago - signforgood.com
Sign the petition: CNN should stop being a billboard for Big Oil and report on climate change
Dead Zone In Gulf Of Mexico As Large As Connecticut? - See More at: Http://Www.Techtimes.Com/Artic les/164366/20160611/Dead-Zone-
Environment  (tags: Dead Zone GoM )

Michael
- 1 day ago - techtimes.com
The hypoxic zones are created because of the runoff of agricultural waste into waterways. Phosphorus and nitrogen from fertilizers and waste from livestock can rob regions of water bodies of their oxygen.
Take Action: Protect Your Right to Know About and Influence Environmental Impacts in Your Community PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - addup.org
Make sure your legislators reject proposals to exempt development projects from CEQA and the Coastal Act
Tell Pepsico That Child Labor & Snack Foods Don't Mix : Stop Child Labor. PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, humans )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Stand with us to demand that PepsiCo address its Conflict Palm Oil problem and end of the exploitation of palm oil workers in its supply chain by adding your name.
Tell UNESCO: Add the Sundarbans to the List of World Heritage in Danger. PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - ran.org
Stand with the people of Bangladesh and India to urge the World Heritage Committee to protect the fragile biodiversity of the mangrove forests of the Sundarbans.
Decades Later, Sickness Among Airmen After a Hydrogen Bomb Accident
Environment  (tags: nature, nuclear accident, pollution, Sustainabililty, ecosystems, habitat, safety, risks, health, disease, treatment, cancer, usa, propaganda, lies, military, media, dishonesty )

Wilde
- 2 hours ago - nytimes.com
Alarms sounded on US Air Force bases in Spain and officers began packing all the low-ranking troops they could grab onto buses for a secret mission. There were cooks, grocery clerks and even musicians from the Air Force band.It was a late winter 1966
Household Fuels a Major Contributor to Beijing's Infamous Air Pollution
Environment  (tags: China )

Michael
- 1 day ago - terradaily.com
"You cannot have a clean outdoor environment if a large percentage of the population is burning dirty fuels in households several times a day," said Kirk Smith
Oceans of Trouble: Are the World's Fisheries Doomed? (1996)
Environment  (tags: Oceans of Trouble )

Michael
- 1 day ago - nola.com
For eight days, from March 24 to 31, 1996, The Times-Picayune told the story of the struggle of the world's fishers against multiple threats of pollution, overfishing and habitat loss.
Rio Olympic Waters Equivalent to Raw Sewage: 5 Fast Facts
Environment  (tags: brazil, ecosystems, destruction, environment, pollution, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, science, world )

Frank
- 1 day ago - heavy.com
An Associated Press investigation has found that the Olympic waters at Rio de Janeiro are equivalent to raw sewage, with human feces levels being chronically high.
LouisianaâEUR(TM)s Vanishing Island: AmericaâEUR(TM)s First Climate Refugees
Environment  (tags: Louisiana )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Isle de Jean Charles, Louisiana, has been inhabited by tribal communities since the Trail of Tears era. The island, which used to be the size of Manhattan, has lost 98 percent of its land over the last 60 years, MSNBC reported.
Ozone Layer on the Mend, Thanks to Chemical Ban
Environment  (tags: ozone holes )

Evan
- 21 hours ago - sciencemag.org
Since it was discovered in 1985, the Antarctic ozone hole has been a potent symbol of humankindâEUR(TM)s ability to cause unintended environmental harm. But now comes a glimmer of good news: The void in the ozone layer is shrinking.
Make Public Lands Welcoming For All People PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - addup.org
LetâEUR(TM)s make sure all Americans and visitors feel welcomed in National Parks and other public lands
Tell Ventura County Board of Supervisors, No More Oil Spills! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - sierra.secure.force.com
Take action and call on the Ventura County Board of Supervisors to take common-sense measures. We need to hold the oil industry accountable, prevent this type of disaster again, and move us away from fossil fuels, towards 100% clean energy.
Exclusive: Studies Find 'Super Bacteria' in Rio's Olympic Venues, Top Beaches
Environment  (tags: destruction, barzil, ecosystems, environment, oceans, habitat, humans, nature, pollution, politics, science, world )

Frank
- 1 day ago - reuters.com
Scientists have found dangerous drug-resistant super bacteria off beaches in Rio de Janeiro that will host Olympic swimming events and in a lagoon where rowing and canoe athletes will compete when the Games start on Aug. 5.
The Early Ice Melt in Greenland in One Amazing GIF
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, habitat )

Rob
- 11 hours ago - time.com
This year the melting began early and has accelerated faster than average years.
   

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