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Say NO to Seabed Mining in the Cook Islands. ACT NOW!
Environment  (tags: seabed mining, Cook Islands, world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, politics, radia-active, pollution )

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Seabed mining is a direct threat to our Oceans and our livelihood. The choice you make today will become our tomorrow.
TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama to Cancel the Upcoming Fossil Fuel Auction in the Gulf!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, politics )

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Cancel the August 24th fossil fuel auction in New Orleans. This auction comes on the heels of one of the worst climate disasters since Superstorm Sandy.
Environment  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux take stand, file suit )

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Tribe files legal action against U.S. Army CorpsâEUR(TM) misguided approval of Dakota Access Pipeline that threatens livelihoods, sacred sites, and water
Seabed Mining Could Earn Cook Islands 'Tens of Billions of Dollars'
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, pollution, politics, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
Tiny nation expects stakes in companies for free in return for rights to exploit its resources, says finance minister
Protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Once and for All PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

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Called America's Serengeti for its tremendous biodiversity, the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one of the most stunning and pristine ecosystems in America. The coastal plain supports more than 150 species of birds,
Coral Reefs Need Fish Urine to Thrive
Environment  (tags: Fish Pee )

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"Simply stated, fish biomass in coral reefs is being reduced by fishing pressure," researcher Jacob Allgeier said. "If biomass is shrinking, there are fewer fish to pee."
Mexico: Protect Sensitive Forests in Enchanted Tlaxcala Forests PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

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Sensitive fireflies in the Mexican state of Tlaxcala are under attack. Flocks of tourists are traveling to this remote region to be enchanted by the fireflies during their mating season.
Act Now: Thank the BLM for Protecting At-Risk Alaska Wildlands PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

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Commend the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for proposing to protect critical Alaska wildlands from development.
Officials Pull Water Supply as Dakota Access Protest Swells in Number and Spirit
Environment  (tags: Climate, Rights, U.S., North Dakota, Indigenous, Pipeline, Fossil Fuels, People Power, Bill McKibben, Environment )

Judy sick
- 9 hours ago -
Thousands join protest camp as supporters are holding a rally in Washington D.C. on Wednesday outside of Army Corps hearing
Say No Water Contamination - Stop the Ruataniwha Irrigation Dam
Environment  (tags: water contamination, ruataniwha irrigation dam, NZ, gastro i llness outbreaks, ecosystems, endangered, environment, healthconditions )

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Big industrial-scale irrigation schemes around NZ will mean a higher risk of gastro illness outbreaks like the one in HawkeâEUR(TM)s Bay.
New Study Casts Doubt on the Future of Nuclear Power
Environment  (tags: Nuclear??? )

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While it's been touted by some energy experts as a so-called "bridge" to help slash carbon emissions, a new study suggests that a commitment to nuclear power may in fact be a path towards climate failure.
Ontario's Oxford County a Renewable Energy Pioneer
Environment  (tags: renewable energy, ontario, woodstock, energy, environment, humans )

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Jay Heaman is passionate about renewable energy. An electrician by training, he worked for the local electricity distributor in Woodstock, Ontario, for 27 years. The job he now holds âEUR" manager of strategic initiatives for the County of Oxford

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