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Stop Shell From Pushing Climate Change to the Point of No Return ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, protection, habitat )

- 3 hours ago -
350 Seattle is battling to stop a Shell watercraft thatâEUR(TM)s destined for Arctic drilling from docking in the city before it sets off on a mission that will likely end in an oil spill. If the northwestern city is anything, it is environmentally-conscious
Pesticide OKed for Washington Oyster Beds Amid Concerns
Environment  (tags: pesticides )

- 1 day ago -
For decades, oyster growers in southwest Washington have battled to control native shrimp that burrow in the mudflats and make it hard for oysters to grow.
Close Loopholes to the Coal Industry ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 3 hours ago -
These government coal giveaways have got to stop. Submit a public comment today, asking the Obama administration to close loopholes for the coal industry by stopping their coal leasing program!
Protect Pacific Herring From DFO's Unsustainable Kill-Fishery ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, wildlife, Sustainabililty, fish stocks, protection )

- 1 hour ago -
Protect Pacific Herring from the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans mismanagement and unsustainable fishing policy, take action to allow their stocks to rebuild and put conservation as the first priority.
Dead Zones Recorded in Atlantic Ocean for First Time - Weather.Com
Environment  (tags: water, ecosystems, atlantic ocean )

- 23 hours ago -
The Atlantic Ocean is teeming with life, but for the first time researchers have discovered dead zones in these waters âEUR" areas low in both oxygen and salinity âEUR" off the coast of Africa. Fish canâEUR(TM)t survive in the dead zones, and researchers
Swirling Dead Zones Discovered in North Atlantic Ocean
Environment  (tags: Ocean dead zones )

- 1 day ago -
Researchers have discovered dead zones in the Atlantic Ocean with oxygen levels low enough to kill most marine life, according to a report published Thursday.
Grand Folly - Two Resorts Pushing for Grand Canyon NP Destruction
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, humans, nature, healthconditions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, wildlife, water, politics, habitat, government )

- 16 hours ago -
One the Navajo sacrilege, seems less likely now, after elections. Was checking this Kaibab story as it's still a good place to visit. The South Rim is a honking autonightmare already.
Bigger Bang for Your Buck: Restoring Fish Habitat By Removing Barriers
Environment  (tags: Restoring fish habitat )

- 1 day ago -
"It painted a pretty horrifying picture of what it's like to be a fish in the Great Lakes Basin," says Peter McIntyre
Meet Jon Entine: Pro-Monsanto GMO Activist and Pro-Bill Gates Activist
Environment  (tags: GMO propaganda, Monsanto, Jon Entine )

- 1 day ago -
Jon Entine has made a career out of flacking for GMOs, Monsanto and Bill Gates. Entine appears to be the public face of Bill Gates and MonsantoâEUR(TM)s media campaign to present GMO food as the holy grail.
Make Way for the Lynx and the Bear as "Rewilding" Projects Gather Pace Across Britain
Environment  (tags: britain, uk, england, scotland, rewilding, reintroduction, nature, environment, projects, lynx, beaver, wolf, bear )

- 1 day ago -
A host of projects, from the Highlands to the Fens, are rolling back man's influence on the land.
Mapping the Dangers of Fracking
Environment  (tags: oil, gas and fracking companies and public la )

- 1 day ago -
oil and gas corporations want to visit U.S. public lands for a very different reason: to profit off their oil and gas reserves via fracking.
Dallas Earthquake Today: Magnitude 3.1 Quake Shakes Texas City, Third US Earthquake In 24 Hours
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, habitat, nature, endangered, protection, science )

- 14 hours ago -
An earthquake struck near Dallas on Sunday, shortly after 10:00 a.m. local time. The tremor was centered just southwest of the intersection of Highway 114 and Rochelle Boulevard in nearby Irving, Texas, and had a magnitude of 3.1, according to the U.S. Ge
Sorrel Kinton: It's Time We Grew Up About Environmentalism
Environment  (tags: Sorrel Kinton, Environmentalism, Reality, BurnOut, Pragmatism )

- 10 hours ago -
It all comes down to "if". IF everyone took a shower instead of a bath, IF everyone rode a bicycle instead of driving a car, IF we bring down capitalism and all live off-grid in wonderful autonomous sustainable utopian communities, then maybe, just maybe,
Japan's New Coal Plants Threaten Emission Cuts, Group Says
Environment  (tags: Japan, Energy, Energy Policy, Coal Plants, Carbon Emissions, Coal Pollution, Climate Change )

- 13 hours ago -
New coal power projects planned for Japan could emit carbon dioxide equal to about a 10th of the country's total emissions, an environmental group said.
Extreme Weather Already on Increase Due to Climate Change, Study Finds
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, world, weather )

- 13 hours ago -
Extreme heatwaves and heavy rain storms are already happening with increasing regularity worldwide because of manmade climate change, according to new research.
Billions of Mysterious Creatures Dead Along West Coast
Environment  (tags: water, destruction )

- 10 minutes ago -
Billions of mysterious creatures dead along West Coast -- "Literally covering all of Oregon coast" -- Washing up from California to Alaska -- Expert: Death totals are staggering, "it's got to be billions"
Tulip Festival
Environment  (tags: world, trees, green, nature )

- 6 minutes ago -
A Tulip Festival is annually organized by an Iranian flower breeder in early May allowing people to feast their eyes on the beautiful flowers free of charge.

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