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Petition - Don't Destroy National Forest With Harmful Fracking
Environment  (tags: ohio, Wayne National Forest, Fracking Industry, fracking contamination, environmental damages, prevention of woodland loss, forest conservation, longterm consequences, stronger protection, Sustainable Development, prevention of pollution, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Don't auction off valuable natural land for fracking by oil and gas companies. The state of Ohio's only national forest may soon be destroyed by the effects of fracking. The Bureau of Land Management plans to auction off more than 340 acres of Wayne...
Petition - Tell Trump's BLM: Protect California's Fragile Deserts
Environment  (tags: california, blm, mining interests, exploitation, desert environments, Threatened species, rare species, stronger protection laws, prevention of wildlife loss, special ecosystems, ecological impact, Sustainable Development, Habitat preservation )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
California's deserts include some of the most ecologically intact landscapes we have left in the United States, with dozens of threatened and rare species. Just 18 months ago, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) finalized a plan to protect millions of...
Petition - Protect the Boundary Waters!
Environment  (tags: U.S. Forest Service, Sulfide Mining, Copper Mining, boundary waters, water pollution, disastrous consequences, negative impacts, longterm effects, environmental damages, prevention of pollution, clean waters, wilderness preservation, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 7 hours ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Sign here to help work towards permanent protection for the Boundary Waters and demand the U.S. Forest Service to prepare a full comprehensive study to the disastrous impacts of introducing toxic sulfide-ore copper mining on the edge of America's most...
Petition - Protect Marine Life From Dangerous and Potentially Lethal Oil Explorations
Environment  (tags: Atlantic Coast, oil and gas exploration, seismic blasting, harmful for ocean mammals, Ocean Wilderness, prevention of wildlife loss, marine wildlife preservation, environmental damages, Oil Spills, habitat protection, ocean ecosystems, Sustainable Develop )

Kalliope
- 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
Cancel seismic surveys for oil and gas that pose extreme threats to marine animals. As President Trump opens the Atlantic Coast to oil and gas companies, tens of thousands of miles of ocean may soon be filled with sonic blasts that can harm all sorts...
Seychelles Protects An Area 'as Big as Britain' in Indian Ocean
Environment  (tags: Seychelles, Leonardo DiCaprio's Foundation, globalwarming, conservation, climate-change, pollution )

Farah
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
The Seychelles have created protected areas "the size of Great Britain" in the Indian Ocean. In exchange for getting some of its national debt paid off, the island nation has agreed to protect 210,000 sq km (81,000 sq miles) of ocean.
Our Nation's Biggest Climate Action Is Under Attack. Speak Up to Defend It!
Environment  (tags: air pollution, fossil fuels, clean energy, petitions )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - sierra.secure.force.com
Pollution from coal plants continues to sicken our families and make climate change worse. Previously the EPA estimated the Clean Power Plan would prevent 90,000 asthma attacks, 300,000 missed work and school days, and 3,600 premature deaths annually.
FILING YOUR TAXES? DONâEUR(TM)T FORGET $234 FOR BIG OIL
Environment  (tags: Canada, fossil fuels, greed, economic injustice, taxes, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - environmentaldefence.ca
Last year, every Canadian household contributed $234 from their taxes to oil and gas companies. And that's what will happen again if the government keeps stalling on its promise to phase out public subsidies to the fossil fuel industry.
Environmentalists Say They're Averting Climate Disaster. Conservatives Say It's Terrorism.
Environment  (tags: protests, activism, sabotage, fossil fuel, pollution )

Freya
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
In October, 84 members of Congress, including four Democrats, sent Attorney General Jeff Sessions a letter urging him to find out whether the Department of Justice could prosecute pipeline saboteurs as terrorists.
Petition - Save the Everglades!
Environment  (tags: everglades, National Park, wetlands, epa, funding, budget cuts, clean water protection act, prevention of pollution, environmental damages, longterm consequences, prevention of wildlife loss, Habitat preservation, ecosystems )

Kalliope
- 20 hours ago - act.democraticconservationalliance.com
Everglades National Park is one of our countryâEUR(TM)s most ICONIC places: But Trump just ELIMINATED the EPA funding to keep the wetlands waters clean. Without proper funding, Everglades National Park will become HORRIFICALLY, irreversibly polluted.
This Courageous âEUR~Trash GirlâEUR(TM) Is Overcoming Bullies and Saving the World
Environment  (tags: trash, saving the wolrd, conservation, environment, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, world )

Lone
- 21 hours ago - globalcitizen.org
ItâEUR(TM)ll take a lot more than bullying to stop 12-year-old Nadia Sparkes from cleaning up her community and saving the planet. ALSO TAKE ACTION: Pledge to Take 3 For the Sea (tweet)
The Pentagon Is Using An Environmental Law Meant to Protect Us, Against Us
Environment  (tags: pollution, contamination, contaminants, military, weapons )

Freya
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
Canadian researchers recently revealed how an extremely toxic chemical used in US military explosives that the Pentagon has been downplaying for decades has been seeping into surrounding communities for years.
Scientists Rush To Explore Underwater World Hidden Below Ice For 120,000 Years
Environment  (tags: Antractica, Expedition, ecosystems, climate-change, nature, oceans )

Farah
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
A huge, trillion-ton iceberg about the size of Delaware broke free from Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf in July 2017. As it moved away from its chilly birth mom and into the Weddell Sea,
Don't Let Congress Industrialize Our Wilderness
Environment  (tags: resources, exploitation, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 11 minutes ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Speak out against Congress members who are trying to remove protections for America's untouched wilderness.
URGENT: Don't Let Trump Open Our Coasts to Big Oil!
Environment  (tags: Coastal areas, offshore drilling, expansion, commercial exploitation, environmental damages, ocean wildlife, marine mammals, fragile ecosystems, ecological consequences, prevention of pollution, longterm effects, Habitat preservation, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 3 hours ago - p2a.co
The Trump administration is ignoring science and public outrage. For years, we have fought (and won!) against attempts to expand offshore drilling along our coasts. But now Trump's Department of Interior wants to put our waters at risk by expanding...
Petition - Defend Turtle-Saving Technology in the Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, sea turtles, critically endangered species, NOAA, programs, budget cuts, jeopardizing, ocean wildlife protection, prevention of wildlife loss, biodiversity, Habitat preservation, marine ecosystems, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 3 hours ago - act.seaturtles.org
The Gulf of Mexico is home to five of the world's species of sea turtles including the critically endangered Kemp's ridley which nests in Texas. In 1978 all sea turtles found in the Gulf of Mexico were listed as either endangered or threatened under...
   

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