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'Get Them Off Rails Now,' Sen. Cantwell Says of Some Oil Tank Cars - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Senator Maria Cantwell, oil tank rail cars, oil transport, public safety, PAUSE, petition )

Judy
- 1 day ago - pausenergy.org
After a series of recent fiery train derailments, Maria Cantwell (D-Wash) on Wed. introduced legislation to regulate oil tank cars. The bill would also require that D.O.T. make rules on crude oil volatility. Please read details and sign the petition!
TAKE ACTION: Tell the EPA and FDA: Immediately Suspend MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup Herbicide.
Environment  (tags: monsanto, roundup, Herbicides, World Health Organization )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Scientific evidence pointing to the dangers posed by MonsantoâEUR(TM)s widely used Roundup herbicide has been mounting for years, but a new report just out from the World Health Organization (WHO) may be the most damning yet.
10 of Europe's Best National Parks - That You'Ve Probably Never Heard of
Environment  (tags: national, parks, europe, landscapes, wildlife, beautiful )

Johan
- 21 hours ago - theguardian.com
These national parks offer extraordinary landscapes and wildlife - and far fewer tourists than the continent's more famous beauty spots.
Help Stop the Attacks on the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, petition, environment, destruction, conservation )

Roger
- 12 hours ago - reef.marineconservation.org.au
please do sign the petition if you do not want more of the Great Barrier Reef to be exploited by mining and big business, DO ACT NOW before it is too late ! Thanks
Take Action: Pacific Fish Habitat Needs Your Support
Environment  (tags: oil drilling, Pacific Ocean )

Dogan
- 22 hours ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Off the Pacific coast, beyond where your eyes can see and deep below the surface, lies the amazing habitat of the abyssal plainsâEUR"the deep ocean floorâEUR"which has been a source of mystery for generations.
UN Admits Reason for Global Warming Propaganda -
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, politics, government )

Earths
- 11 hours ago - libertydrum.com
hat a scoop this is from Investor's Business Daily! Someone from the UN is admitting the truth about global warming: it's a scam! And she even goes as far as to tell us the reason for the scam: to destroy capitalism
TAKE ACTION: Stop The Ski Industry From Privatizing Our Rivers
Environment  (tags: Ski Resorts, privatization, public lands )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.americanrivers.org
The ski industry association and their corporate agriculture and hydrofracker allies are pushing Congress to approve an amendment to the Budget Resolution that would privatize rivers that run through public lands.
TAKE ACTION: STOP NEW OIL AND GAS DRILLING OFF AMERICA'S SHORES!
Environment  (tags: oil driling, Gulf of Mexico, destruction, climate-change )

Dogan
- 22 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Five years after the Deepwater Horizon caused the biggest oil spill in U.S. history in the Gulf of Mexico, the Obama Administration just proposed a disastrous five-year plan that would open up vast portion
Fish Die-Off And Chemically Nucleated Winter Storms » Fish Die-Off And Chemically Nucleated Winter Storms
Environment  (tags: world, environment, chemicals, endangered, climate )

Earths
- 1 day ago - geoengineeringwatch.org
Fish are dying off all over the globe in bodies of fresh water and oceans. There are of course many underlying causes, but what part may the ongoing climate engineering contamination play in this equation? The eastern half of the US lower 48 states has be
Proposed Fracking Ban Vital for Protecting Great Lakes, Says Council of Canadians
Environment  (tags: fracking, ban, Great Lakes, Council of Canadians, ontario, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, GoodNews, habitat, nature, protection, water )

Lone
- 1 day ago - canadians.org
Ontario has experienced some of the worst droughts in the last two decades. Fracking would only make it worse because of the vast quantities of water required for the process.
New Report Condemns Harper Government's "Assault" on Canada's Freshwater
Environment  (tags: harper, canada, government, freshwater, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, nature, oceans, water )

Lone
- 23 hours ago - vancouverobserver.com
The report, Blue Betrayal: Harper's assault on Canada's freshwater, points out a wide range of damaging actions under the Conservative government, such as changes to the Navigable Waters Protection Act
Brit Braves Antarctic Waters in Speedos in Conservation Push
Environment  (tags: antarctic ocean, marine sanctuary, swimmer, Ross Sea, fishing, banned, government, usa, animals, environment, habitat, nature, oceans, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
He said he swam to show his support for the creation of a marine sanctuary in Antarctic waters. The idea of setting aside an area of the Ross Sea in which fishing is banned has been promoted by the governments of the U.S.
AUSTRALIA: GOOD NEWS FOR THE MITCHELL PLATEAU
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, protection, nature, humans, world, wildlife, GoodNews, government, green, habitat )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - wilderness.org.au
Rio Tinto and Alcoa are handing their mining leases on the Mitchell Plateau back to the WA Government. This is paving the way for the creation of AustraliaâEUR(TM)s largest national park, it is time to celebrate. -
Deep in the Amazon, One Tribe Is Beating Big Oil
Environment  (tags: activism, Ecuador, world, protection, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, nature, humans, politics )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - theecologist.org
The people of Sarayaku in Ecuador's Amazon rainforest are a leading force in 21st century indigenous resistance
Protect North Carolina's State Parks PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, parks, North Carolina )

Anna
- 52 minutes ago - environmentnorthcarolina.webaction.org
Our state parks are falling into disrepair and even threatened with closure, due to funding cuts. Funding for our state parks has been reduced by 80 percent since 2007, and in 2013 the dedicated revenue stream was eliminated entirely.
FloridaâEUR(TM)s Climate Denial Could Cause Catastrophic Recession
Environment  (tags: world, water, nature, oceans, habitat, ecosystems, destruction, climate-change, endangered, humans )

Wilde
- 12 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
But the joke is on all of us: Florida has led the way in all but ignoring the growing twin threats created by human-caused climate change âEUR" sea level rise and superstorm surge-- thereby creating a trillion-dollar real-estate bubble in coastal property.
Chef's From 20 of the World's Best Restaurants Pledge to Serve the Perfect Protein to
Environment  (tags: World's best chefs, pledge, campaign, Oceana )

Rosie
- 58 minutes ago - oceana.org
At the first ever gathering of chefs from the world's best restaurants on behalf of ocean conservation, they pledged to support Oceana's "Save the Oceans and Feed the World" campaign, starting on World's Oceans Day, June 8, 2015.
   

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