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TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Company Inspect Faulty Pipelines
Environment  (tags: oil spill inspections, wildlife, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
Increase independent oil pipeline safety inspections after 29,400 gallon spill.
PETITION UPDATE : Running for Our Lives
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, politics, protection, pollution, research, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Frans
- 6 hours ago - change.org
Since starting our petition weâEUR(TM)ve started a movement of almost 140,000 people demanding that the Army Corps of Engineers deny a permit for the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Our campaign has been so successful, but itâEUR(TM)s not enough ...
Heart Wrenching Photo Shows the Big Impact of Even the Smallest Piece of Plastic
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 14 hours ago - onegreenplanet.org
It can be easy to forget the impact of our plastic trash. We like plastic because it makes our lives incredibly convenient. We want a straw for our drink, we can just grab one and throw it away when weâEUR(TM)re done....
What Is Happening In Australia
Environment  (tags: Lock the Gate, no fracking, keep out, water not gas )

Dandelion
- 10 hours ago - flickr.com
In photos. Go Australia Go!
Save Endangered Blue Whale Trapped in Fishing Net PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Ban fishing nets near the habitat of the endangered blue whale.
Entire Islands Disappear as Violent Gangs Steal Sand Amid Global Shortage
Environment  (tags: islands disappearing, stealing sand, global shortage, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, nature, humans, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
This often inflicts terrible costs on the environment. In India, river sand mining is disrupting ecosystems, killing countless fish and birds. In Indonesia, some two dozen small islands are believed to have disappeared since 2005 because of sand mining
Heart Wrenching Photo Shows the Big Impact of Even the Smallest Piece of Plastic
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, pollution )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
Every year, we dump a total of 8.8 million tons of plastic into the worldâEUR(TM)s oceans
How Much of the Ocean Is Whale Pee (and Worse)?
Environment  (tags: Whale Pee and other noxious substances . )

Michael
- 21 hours ago - livescience.com
If you enjoy swimming, snorkeling, surfing or scuba diving in the ocean, at some point you may have wondered how much of what you were floating in originated in the body of a marine animal.
Nearly 1.59 Million Premature Deaths Per Year in India Linked to Air Pollution: IEA
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, humans, nature, pollution, healthconditions, globalwarming, environment, destruction, conservation )

Rituraj
- 18 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
An estimated 6.5 million premature deaths in the world are linked to air pollution every year with more than half of them being reported from China and India together. India alone contributes 1.59 million deaths to this dubious figure.
Canadian Mining Giant Barrick Gold Fired Whistleblower. Then It Spilled Cyanide Into Five Rivers
Environment  (tags: Canadian mining giant, Barrick Gold, cyanide solution, Argentina Rivers, contamination, ecosystems, endangered, environment, nature, humans, world )

Lone
- 7 hours ago - nationalobserver.com
Toronto-based mining giant, Barrick Gold, spilled cyanide solution into five Argentina rivers shortly after firing an engineer who raised serious safety concerns about the mining operation responsible for the contamination.
Tell NOAA to Expand the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - sierra.secure.force.com
The Gulf of Mexico needs the same protection from rampant fishing and oil and gas drilling that any special place deserves, and your voice is needed.
Ocean Cleanup Project's Trash-Catching Prototype Takes to the Angry Dutch Seas
Environment  (tags: Ocean Cleanup prototype )

Michael
- 21 hours ago - gizmag.com
Let's hope he's successful. In the meantime maybe someone can come up with a way to combat the pervasive and ubiquitous micro plastics.
Help Protect Whales and Other Animals From Ocean Noise
Environment  (tags: ocean noise, whales, animals, NOAA, environment, habitatdestruction, wildlife )

Lone
- 14 minutes ago - ifaw.org
This month, the Obama administration announced a new strategy to curb the rising problem of ocean noise pollution off our shores. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced a proposed Ocean Noise Strategy on June 1st ...
We CanâEUR(TM)t Count on Geoengineering to Save Us From Climate Change, Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climatechange, globalwarming, research )

Earths
- 1 day ago - motherboard.vice.com
In December, governments around the world got together and grandly agreed to limit global warming to below 2â,,? above pre-industrial levels--with a preference for keeping it below 1.5â,,?. The Paris Agreement recognizes that, if we fail, the outcome will
   

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