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Take Action! - Traditions of America: Save Green Pond - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: birds, green pond, american traditions, endangered birds )

Marie
- 20 hours ago - change.org
Developers are trying to get approval for 265 homes at Green Pond. Which is home to more than 160 different species of birds which have been spotted on the property, including six endangered birds. If they build these home it will take away a huge part
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help the Gulf Finally Heal
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, resotring the Gulf, environmental restoration, oil companies, laws, activism, activism protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Today, the Gulf still waits for action on the ground o truly recover form the disastrous effects of the BP Oil spill.. And we need you to stand up again.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Success: State Bans Dumping of Fracking Waste Into Water - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, government, GoodNews, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - forcechange.com
Thank California for banning the problematic dumping of fracking waste into drinking water
Please Tell Australia Don't Allow Coal Mine to Destroy the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: Australian government, Carmichael Mine, Carbon dioxide emissions, Mining and drilling )

Slava
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Australian government has given one of the world's biggest coal mines the green light. The Carmichael mine has been fiercely opposed by environmentalists due to its potential impact upon The Great Barrier Reef, groundwater at the mine site & carbon emissi
Take Action! - Protect Endangered Forest From Development - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Rock land, Florida, forest, endangered, wal Mart, destruction )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
An 88-acre chunk of a unique and astoundingly diverse forest in Miami-Dade County, Florida is scheduled to be destroyed to make room for a Walmart, Chili's, Chick-Fil-A, LA Fitness, and an apartment complex. Florida's pine rockland forests are endangered
Don't Ignore Climate Change in News Reports --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, politics, pollution, CNN International, media coverage, petition )

Lynn
- 21 hours ago - forcechange.com
CNN ... is becoming infamous for the lack of attention it pays to climate change news. ... news channel failed to cover news of the melting of a major Antarctic ice sheet and barely mentioned a report that climate change could drastically raise world hunger.
Take Action! - Stop Construction of Coal Mine Near Rhino Sanctuary - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Coal mine, rhino sanctuary, Africa, nature reserve )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Hluhluwe-iMfolzi Park is the oldest proclaimed nature reserve in Africa. It is well known for its diverse, rich wildlife and conservation efforts as well as having the largest population of white rhinos in the world. The reservation has been breeding.
Stop Mega Resort Development Puerto Azul That Will Help to Destroy the Belize Barrier Reef - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: belize, barrier reef, beautiful, pristine, destruction, environment, oceans )

Marie
- 17 hours ago - change.org
If you have ever been to Belize, one of the first things that will come to mind is the beautiful and pristine barrier reef, a sacred and mostly unharmed natural wonder of the world.
Oceans
Environment  (tags: oceans )

Carol
- 3 hours ago - bgdphotooftheday.com
Oceans are beautiful & they stand out,we need them .Why are we destroying them? They cover 71% of the world and are as important to us as they are vast. They are in trouble I've seen it written and heard that 90% of the big marine predator fish are gone!
White House Says Delayed Action On Climate Change Could Cost Billions
Environment  (tags: climate-change, government, green, politics, pollution, ecosystems, environment, destruction, globalwarming )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - npr.org
In a report issued Tuesday, the White House warned that the cost of inaction when it comes to climate change outweighs the cost of implementing more-stringent regulations on greenhouse gas emissions.
You Can Sign To Thank Neil DeGrasse Tyson-Need To Reach 50,000 Signers By Friday
Environment  (tags: climate-change, animals, environment, globalwarming, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, habitat, government )

Sharon
- 11 hours ago - act.forecastthefacts.org
He deserves our thanks -- instead, the anti-science crowd is attacking him.
Chinese River Mysteriously Runs Blood Red
Environment  (tags: bizarre, environment, interesting, unusual, ecosystems, environment, water, pollution )

Niki
- 1 day ago - examiner.com
Large river in China mysteriously turns red as blood.
Deforestation Ramping Up in Yasuni as Ecuador Sets to Open Up National Park to Drilling
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Amazon, Yasuni National Park, oil drilling, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, world, wildlife, nature, protection, pollution, politics, government, green )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Recently, disturbance in the park may have ramped up, with satellite data showing a significant increase in deforestation alerts within Yasuni National Park since 2011.
Thank You, Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change )

Linda
- 14 hours ago - act.forecastthefacts.org
Sign a thank you card to Neil deGrasse Tyson from the Forecast the Facts community. He stood up for climate truth -- so for every 1,000 signatures, we'll send a Cosmos DVD set to science students in underserved communities.
Fracking Waste Puts Americans' Drinking Water at Risk
Environment  (tags: study, fracking wastewarrter, EPA, fracking, frack is whack, official research, environment, destruction, water, healthconditions, humans, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an eagerly awaited report on the state of something called the Underground Injection Control program.
Libya Oil-Tanker Fire Blazes Out of Control
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, water, wildlife, world )

Nell
- 1 day ago - aljazeera.com
"Environmental disaster" feared after rocket lights second oil depot on fire in Tripoli amid militia clashes. A fire from fuel tanks near Tripoli's international airport that has been ignited by rocket attacks is out of control as clashes between rival
'A Threat to Cambodia's Sacred Forests'
Environment  (tags: trees, water, wildlife, Chong, forest, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, Cambodia, animals, money )

David
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
In southwest Cambodia, at the foot of the Cardamom Mountains, is a single dirt road that meanders through the heart of the pristine Areng valley. Ten miles down this road, villagers have set up an encampment to stop a hydroelectric dam project . . .
Midwestern Waters Are Full of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: neocotinoids, neonics, protection, die offs, bees, pollution, pesticides, destruction, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - motherjones.com
Neonics have shown up at significant levels in wetlands near treated farm fields in parts of the High Plains and in Canada, as wells as in rivers in ag-heavy areas of Georgia and California.
Newfound Threat to Oilsand Projects
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, tar sands oil extraction, tar sands disasters )

Judy
- 1 day ago - thetyee.ca
"Once again, the scientific homework is done after the assignment is due. When will the Alberta government ever learn?" Researchers discover ancient salt formation key factor in Alberta steam fracking disasters.
Weather Goes Crazy in Siberia - With Record High Temperatures, Then July Snow
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, globalwarming, humans, nature, oceans, science, weather, world )

Nell
- 1 day ago - siberiantimes.com
Look at the picture line; don't mean the girls but the big hails: Winter comes to summer including freak hailstorms, mega-flooding but also wild fires. While it was hot in Kemerovo, our remarkable picture shows the giant hailstones that thudded down on
Save Our Honey Bees!
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, Bee Girls, Kids, learning, importance of bees, bee keeping, nature, ecosystems, greatergood )

BarbCat
- 18 hours ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Bee Girl works to make the connection between children and the importance of saving our bees. Kids have a natural fascination with bees - whether it's the fearful stinger, delicious honey, or adorable fuzzy body - and with the right guidance this...
CREATE WITH LEGO, TAKE A PHOTO, AND SHARE IT TO SAVE THE ARCTIC.
Environment  (tags: lego, save the arctic, ecosystems, endangered, pollution, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - create.legoblockshell.org
THE ARCTIC NEEDS YOUR IMAGINATION, WHAT WOULD YOU BUILD TO SAVE IT?
EC Serves Notice to Poland Over Shale Gas Defiance
Environment  (tags: fracking, rack is whack, law, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, healthconditions )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - theguardian.com
Warsaw accused of breaching EU law on assessing environmental impact of fracking, reports EurActiv
GAO Report: Drinking Water at Risk From Underground Fracking Waste Injection
Environment  (tags: climate, CO2emissions, endangered, water, wildlife, Sustainabililty, green, habitat, globalwarming )

Heidi
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is "not consistently conducting two key oversight and enforcement activities for class II programs" for underground fluid injection wells associated with oil and gas production. The report shows that the EPA's pr
Dirty Coal Exports Are a 'Global Shell Game'
Environment  (tags: Coal Con Game )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
A global shell game on fossil fuels. It makes the U.S. appear to be making more progress on global warming than it actually is, because it shifts some of the pollution and the burden for cleaning it up onto another country's balance sheet.
'Climate Criminality': Australia OKs Biggest Coal Mine
Environment  (tags: Oz approve big coal mine )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Environmental groups slam decision that will 'dump on' Great Barrier Reef, fuel climate crisis
Huge Waves Measured for First Time in Arctic Ocean
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, nature, oceans, water, weather, wildlife, world )

Nell
- 11 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
July 29, 2014 The first measurements of waves in the middle of the Arctic Ocean recorded house-sized waves during a September 2012 storm. More sensors are going out this summer to study waves in newly ice-free Arctic waters. As the climate warms and sea
'We Share Responsibility' - The Children of Gaza
Environment  (tags: child, celebrity, children )

Annamaria
- 7 hours ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Video Jon Snow recounts the scene in Gaza's al-Shifa hospital, where doctors struggle to treat adults and children wounded by Israeli attacks
   

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