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Ban the Use of Disposable Plastic Shopping Bags PETITION
Environment  (tags: ban plastic bags, disposable plastic shopping bags, pcean, marine life, ecosystems, animals, conservation, endangered, environment, humans, nature, oceans, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 9 hours ago - change.org
If the use of disposable plastic bags is banned, it will prevent them from ending up in the ocean and negatively affecting marine life such as turtles, fish, mammals, and birds. Therefore creating better ecosystems
Giving Legal Rights to Nature, Animals Would Help Protect the Environment, Says UBC Legal Expert
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, books, conservation, humans, nature, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - cbc.ca
Boyd's new book The Rights of Nature explores the growing global movement to use rights for non-human entities to protect the environment.
Citizens Run Proposed âEUR~Mega-DairyâEUR(TM) Out of Town
Environment  (tags: mega-dairy, animals, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, healthconditions, pollution, world )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Residents feared that construction would result in heavy pollution of the lake and other surrounding waterways, and their concerns have certainly become reality for Americans living near dairy farms in recent years.
Help Protect Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Environment  (tags: national parks, wildlife, animals, conservation, endangered, environment, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, energy, destruction, protection, pollution, politics, nature, trees, water )

Sara
- 1 day ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Meridian Energy Group's proposal to build a 55,000-barrel-a-day oil refinery just 3 miles from the border of Theodore Roosevelt National Park is a direct threat to the parks air quality, scenic views and night skies
   

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