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Sydney NEEDS Marine Park *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, government, humans, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - marineconservation.org.au
Spectacular beaches, coastal lifestyle and iconic marine life all make New South Wales a wonderful place to live. From Newcastle to Wollongong, the Sydney regionâEUR(TM)s marine environment is stunning....

Environment  (tags: rivers, lakes, streams. pesticides, wildlife, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions, habitat destruction )

Nancy
- 12 hours ago - environmentamerica.webaction.org
The Senate committee charged with protecting our environment just passed a bill that would make it a lot easier to spray pesticides in and around our rivers, lakes, and streams.
President Obama: Our Parks Need Your Help! Petition Please
Environment  (tags: parks, national parks, clean water, wildlife, petition )

Nicole
- 19 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Please ask President Obama to use his authority to do everything he can to protect and preserve our national parks so that all Americans can experience adequately funded parks with the cleanest air, healthiest waters, and most abundant wildlife possible.
This Group Wants To Build A Giant Barrier To Pull Trash From The Pacific
Environment  (tags: Great Pacific Garbage Patch )

Save Anim
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
In 2020, the Pacific Ocean might actually start to get a bit cleaner. With a single system, in 10 years time, approximately half the Great Pacific Garbage Patch can be cleaned up.
Tell Congress: Protect AlaskaâEUR(TM)s Pristine Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Environment  (tags: artic, protect, prestine, petition, environment )

Scooby
- 18 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
President Obama has urged Congress to designate 12.3 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness âEUR" which would make the Refuge the largest wilderness area in American history âEUR" but only Congress can permanently protect the
Sign the Petition to President Obama: Climate Leaders Don t Drill the Arctic.
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, Arctic Drilling, government, politics, habitatdestruction, endangered, energy, ecosystems, pollution, oceans, nature, humans, wildlife, animals, world )

Sara
- 3 hours ago - missionnotaccomplished.com
President Obama can t be a climate leader unless he makes a major shift to recognize that he must start keeping carbon in the ground. Please send him a message as he heads to Alaska.
Stand Up for Nature!
Environment  (tags: oceans, forests, wildlife, conservation, protection, politics, government, nature, humans, law, habitat, Sustainabililty )

Sara
- 3 hours ago - greenpeace.org.au
URGENT: The Abbott government is trying to rush through laws to gut our ability to protect the environment in court. We can act, but it s got to be fast.
End Mining Within 100 Feet of Streams - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!!!
Environment  (tags: coal companies, coal mining habitatdestruction, waterway pollution, loopholes, ecosystems, Environmental destruction, Sustainabililty, politics, laws )

Sabine
- 41 minutes ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
For decades legal loopholes have allowed coal companies to mine directly through streams, harming imperiled species like the Colorado pikeminnow and eastern hellbender salamander, and poisoning downstream waterways for people.
Sea Level Has Climbed 8 Centimetres Since 1992
Environment  (tags: climate-change, global warming, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitat, healthconditions, humans, oceans, politics, science )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - cbc.ca
Sea levels worldwide rose an average of nearly 8 centimetres (3 inches) since 1992, the result of warming waters and melting ice, a panel of NASA scientists said âEUR¦ sea levels would rise from 0.3 to 0.9 metres (1 to 3 feet) by the end of the century.
Sierra Club CA Has Actively Moved to Stop Clearcutting in CA
Environment  (tags: trees, water, weather, wildlife, world, Sustainabililty, GoodNews, conservation, ecosystems, humans, nature, government, forests, protection, climate-change, habitatdestruction, environment, CO2emissions, climate, animals, healthconditions )

Michael
- 1 day ago - us8.campaign-archive1.com
San Francisco, Berkeley, Davis, Daly City, Monte Sereno, and Menlo Park have passed resolutions banning clearcutting. Protecting water at its source, along with countless species, some gravely endangered.
Lindsey Stirling - Crystallize - Snowflake Forming   video
Environment  (tags: snowflakes, interestingGoodNews, nature, weather )

MmAWAY
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Watch A Snowflake Form Before Your Eyes
TAKE ACTION: Sign Up to Deliver a Letter to Costco to Keep GMO Salmon Off the Shelf!
Environment  (tags: GE Salmon, costco )

Dogan
- 14 hours ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
The FDA may still decide to approve genetically engineered salmon. But, by ensuring that the worldâEUR(TM)s largest retailers say no to GMO salmon, we can send a strong message that there is no market for it.
Stop Malaysia`s Crack Down on Courageous Environmentalist Activist! Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: destruction, activists )

Elaine
- 3 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Tell Malaysia to fight environmental destruction, not courageous individuals who bring the truth to light!
1000's Of Walruses Stranded In Alaska Due To Melting Sea Ice
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, environment, oceans, wildlife )

Fiona
- 2 hours ago - ecowatch.com
In what has now become a regular occurrence, thousands of walruses are being forced ashore on a remote barrier island in Alaska, threatening their survival. Walruses use sea ice to rest and feed.
Grand Canyon Stretch of the Colorado River Threatened By Mercury Pollution
Environment  (tags: Grand Canyon )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Even one of AmericaâEUR(TM)s most iconic landmarks is not immune from pollution. The Grand Canyon segment of the Colorado River is suffering from exposure to toxic chemicals, including mercury, according to a study from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
President Obama, Your Climate Legacy Lies With Keeping Fossil Fuels in the Ground
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, Catastrophic climate change, fossil fuels left in the ground )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
To maintain a good chance of avoiding catastrophic global warming, the world must keep the vast majority of its remaining fossil fuels in the ground. Federal fossil fuelsâEUR"those that President Obama controlsâEUR"are the place to begin.
ENVIRONMENT The GOP's Shocking Attack on America's National Forests
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, GOP lawmakers, destruction, wildlife, FOREST DESTRUCTION, government )

Beryl
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
Two Republican bills currently making their way through Congress should anger any American who cares about the nation's forests. Introduced this summer, both bills are pro-industry and anti-environment, and seek to eliminate public participation
American Youths File Landmark Climate Lawsuit Against President Obama & U.S. Government
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, Youth empowerment, lawsuit, fossil fuels left in the ground )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The plaintiffs claim that the government violated their constitutional rights by promoting the development of fossil fuels.
Stop Malaysia's Crackdown on Courageous Environmental Activist
Environment  (tags: Environmental destruction, rainforest protection, ecosystem loss, climate-change, activism protection, Sustainabililty, journalists, conservation )

Sabine
- 57 minutes ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Malaysia has issued a warrant for the arrest of investigative journalist Clare Rewcastle Brown. Her "crime": exposing the unholy alliance of the timber mafia and highest levels of government. Tell Malaysia to fight environmental destruction, not...
Aboriginal Community Enters Into World-First Arrangement With Mining Companies Cockatoo Coal and BHP
Environment  (tags: queensland, Aborigines, coal, cockatoo, bhp, mining, conservation )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - mobile.abc.net.au
In a world first, a central Queensland Aboriginal community has entered into a multi-million dollar deal with two mining companies, to manage their carbon offsets and protect endangered species.
Organic Consumers Union
Environment  (tags: bee colony collapse, Burts bees, neonicotinoids, habitat, protection, nature, destruction, environment )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
petition site, there are petitions within the site, check it out, there is a lot of good information. You can click to sign petitions for saving bees, tell Bayer to quit selling their neonicotinoids. and simply learn.about their crude tactics
ENVIRONMENT Too Warm, Too Few Fish: Health Warning for WorldâEUR(TM)s Oceans
Environment  (tags: climate-change, nature, habitat, ocean warming, fish population )

Beryl
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
Rampant overfishing combined with the impact of climate change is seriously endangering the well-being of the oceans.
Hawaii Flips Switch on WorldâEUR(TM)s Largest Ocean Harvesting Clean Energy Plant
Environment  (tags: Hawaii )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
In June, the Aloha state became the first state to mandate that all of its electricity come from renewable sources no later than 2045.
Environmental Groups Threaten To Sue EPA Over Fracking Wastewater Rules
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, destruction, Fracking Wastewater, humans )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Coalition cites outdated rules for disposing of wastewater, which can contain carcinogens and radioactive materials.
Endangered Earth: California's First Wolf Pack in Nearly a Century
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, wildlife )

Clayton
- 23 hours ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Exciting, inspiring news from Northern California: For the first time in almost a century, a family of gray wolves is living wild in the state.
Big Ag Is Devastating the Amazon, But a New Plan Could Help Preserve Rainforests and Wildlife
Environment  (tags: Big Ag, deforestation, AMazon, wildlife, research, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, destruction, animals, green, politics )

Cal
- 17 hours ago - takepart.com
Scientists propose creating networks of forests within farming areas to keep species from winking out.
ENVIRONMENT NASA Says Three Feet of Sea Level Rise Is Unavoidable
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, sea levels, too late, science, research )

Beryl
- 2 hours ago - alternet.org
Ocean levels around the world have risen about three inches since 1992 thanks to warming temperatures owing to the burning of fossil fuels. Now, new NASA research shows sea levels will likely rise three feet in the coming decade, and itâEUR(TM)s too late.
Tough Negotiations Ahead of Paris Climate Talks
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, globalwarming, habitat, science, weather, nature, globalwarming )

Beryl
- 1 hour ago - nzherald.co.nz
Watch: Tough negotiations ahead of Paris climate talks Tough negotiations are ahead for representatives of 195 nations and the European Union, who will try and hammer out a climate agreement in crucial talks that start late November in Paris.
 

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