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Demand Justice for the Assassination of the Indigenous Environmental Protesters in Brazil and Peru - The Petition Site
Environment  (tags: anti logging, illegal logging trade, Indigenous Peoples Rights )

Slava
- 22 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
On Sep 9 2014 Edwin Chota along with three Asheninka natives were reported dead murdered by Illegal Loggers. All this while the natives were in the middle of a legal battle regarding rights to the lands that are habited by the Amazon rainforest.
Tell Stephen Harper to Protect Canada's Lakes and Rivers
Environment  (tags: water, lakes, rivers, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, climate-change, green, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 23 hours ago - action.ndp.ca
Canada has one of the world's largest supplies of fresh water. But instead of preserving this resource for future generations, Stephen Harper's Conservatives have stripped protection from most of Canada's waterways.
Save the Grand Canyon's Sacred Falls and Springs
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, endangered, energy, ecosystems, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, falls, Grand Canyon )

Sara
- 23 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action -- urge the Forest Service to say no to this destructive project and support the continued preservation of the Grand Canyon watershed.
We're 20 Years Away From Catastrophe, Says PricewaterhouseCoopers
Environment  (tags: Pricewaerhousecoopers, accounting giant, Low Carbon Economy Index report, climate disaster )

Dandelion
- 22 hours ago - motherjones.com
This Legendary Accounting Firm Just Ran the Numbers on Climate Change. With every year that passes, we're getting further away from averting a human-caused climate disaster, per the Low Carbon Economy Index report just released by this accounting giant.
TAKE ACTION NOW! It's Time for Real Toxics Reform!
Environment  (tags: CONTROLS, TOXINS, toxins, toxin controls, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, protection, government )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - action.ewg.org
The Toxic Substances Control Act is so weak that when a hazardous chemical leaked from a coal processing plant into West Virginia's water supply, officials did not know the harmful effects of drinking that contaminated water. We need real reform of this l
EPA: STOP PEBBLE MINE BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE
Environment  (tags: mining companies, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, animals, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, oceans, nature, pollution, politics, Sustainabililty, tree )

Sara
- 1 day ago - soe.salsalabs.com
Let the mining lobbies know we won't back down. Send a message to the EPA telling it to follow through with its proposed mining restrictions before the comment period closes.
Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation
Environment  (tags: tropical forest, deforestation, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wi )

Sara
- 19 hours ago - forcechange.com
Nearly 200,000 square kilometers of tropical forest (the equivalent of five football fields)is being lost every minute due to illegal deforestation.Sign the petition to urge Robert Hoff, Minister-Counselor of Foreign Agricultural Affairs, to stop this now
Tell Secretary Jewell: No Drilling in the Arctic Ocean
Environment  (tags: oil drilling, Arctic Drilling, animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, Susta )

Sara
- 1 day ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Putting oil drilling rigs into sensitive waters could have catastrophic effects. Information is missing to assess the impacts of drilling, let alone responsibly manage it. And no technology currently exists to clean up oil spilled in frozen seas.
Save Polar Bears By Ending Artic Drilling - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: Polar bears, Artic, drilling, climate, environment )

Scooby
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
The Arctic is home to a variety of animals that have evolved and adapted to the region's harsh, frigid climate. These animals include humpback whales, caribou, narwhals, walruses, and of course, polar bears.
Tell Secretary Kerry to Block Yet Another Dirty Tar Sands Scheme
Environment  (tags: dirty sands, dirty tar sands, oil, pipeline, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, w )

Sara
- 1 day ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The State Department has approved a plan to allow Canadian company Enbridge to greatly increase the amount of dirty tar sands oil it brings into the U.S. through the Alberta Clipper pipeline, without conducting an environmental review.
Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: destruction, conservation, forests, environment, destruction )

Carol Joa
- 16 hours ago - forcechange.com
Nearly 200,000 square kilometers of tropical forest is lost every minute due to illegal deforestation. Sign the petition to urge Robert Hoff, Minister-Counselor of Foreign Agricultural Affairs, to stop this now.
Aldo Leopold: The Land Ethic and Legal Protection For Wilflife   video
Environment  (tags: Aldo Leopold, animals, wildlife, endangered species, land management, wildlife management, green fire wolf, wolves, cranes, Wisconsin, Arizona, protection, world )

Betsy
- 7 hours ago - youtube.com
Aldo Leopold created the Land Ethic, which teaches that man is not the ruler of the land but a fellow citizen with the same rights as all other animals dependent on the land. His ecological writings include the revolutionary Sand County Almanac.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With the UN on Climate Action
Environment  (tags: climate change, UN Conference on Climate Change, activism, activismenvironment, weather, environment, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - change.org
On September 23, a Climate Summit called by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will bring together the world's leaders to spur action to address climate change and build momentum toward reaching a new global agreement in Paris late next year.
NASA Claims Cars Main Cause of Climate Change Written By Ken Green Burridge on 17 February 2014
Environment  (tags: climate, CO2 emissions, ecosystems, energy, environment, animals, endangered, nature, world, Sustainable )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - evtopia.org
"A 2010 study led by Nadine Unger of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York City offers a better way to understand what's changing the Earth's climate by comparing and weighing in the climate impacts by different...."
Sustainable Palm Oil: Stop Endorsing Greenpalm Certificates!
Environment  (tags: Green palm, Rainforests, palm oil, Orangutans, sustainable )

Scooby
- 19 hours ago - change.org
Corporations are buying palm oil from destroyed forests and driving animals to extinction while using GreenPalm certificates to claim their palm oil is "sustainable."
Argentina Cancer Deaths Well Above the National Average in Heavily GMO-Planted Areas
Environment  (tags: Argentina, biotechnology and GMO, herbicide, agri-chemical use, cancer, cancer deaths, )

Judy
- 15 hours ago - globalresearch.ca
"...Cancer cases are multiplying as never before in areas with massive use of pesticides."
Save the Grand Canyon's Sacred Falls and Springs
Environment  (tags: )

Tinti
- 1 day ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please sign
We Need System Change to Stop Climate Change
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Direct Action, Revolutionary Action, System Change, Past Failures, Anthropogenic Climate Disruption )

Brian
- 1 day ago - socialistworker.org
"HOW CAN we organize ourselves to carry out a social and ecological revolution on a planetary scale? As we approach the midpoint of the second decade of the 21st century, knowing the urgency of our project, its all-encompassing nature, the legacy..."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Preserved Land From Gas Pipeline - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, pollution, humans, energy, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. has proposed a 126-mile tract for a new gas pipeline that will run straight through Massachusetts's natural land and water resources as well as tax state citizens to pay for the project.
Ocean Algae Can Evolve Fast to Tackle Climate Change
Environment  (tags: world, water, Sustainabililty, science, research, protection, oceans, nature, humans, habitat, climate-change, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, climate, environment, pollution, oceans, algae, evolve, temperature, acidification )

Darren
- 1 day ago - scientificamerican.com
OSLO (Reuters) - Tiny marine algae can evolve fast enough to cope with climate change in a sign that some ocean life may be more resilient than thought to rising temperatures and acidification, a study showed.
Why We March: Stepping Forth for a Planet in Peril
Environment  (tags: US, Direct Action, Mass Protest, Climate Change )

Brian
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
"On Sunday, September 21st, a huge crowd will march through the middle of Manhattan. It will almost certainly be the largest rally about climate change in human history, and one of the largest political protests in many years in New York."
Federal Agencies Saving Surprising Amounts of Energy
Environment  (tags: energy, green, government )

Elle
- 8 hours ago - justmeans.com
According to a white paper by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), actions that have already been taken, are planned, or that are now underway, could have a net present value, through 2040, of $2.6 trillion.
   

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