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This Dome in the Pacific Houses Tons of Radioactive Waste -- and It's Leaking
Environment  (tags: Marshall Islands, Asia Pacific, Climate change, Nuclear waste, Indigenous peoples, Oceans )

Judy
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
The Runit Dome in the Marshall Islands is a hulking legacy of years of US nuclear testing. Now locals and scientists are warning that rising sea levels caused by climate change could cause 111,000 cubic yards of debris to spill into the ocean
Protect One of the Last Stands of Ancient Coastal Rainforest Forever!
Environment  (tags: British Columbia, ancient forests, save, nature, wildlife, petition )

Scooby
- 17 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The lush and magnificent Carmanah/Walbran valley on Vancouver Island, Canada, is still not fully protected! There is a chunk of the two valleys that is extremely threatened by the logging corporation Teal Jones, even though this corporation has access
Sign the Petition to the European Commission Against Monsanto Poison!
Environment  (tags: weedkiller, chemical glyphosate, Monsanto Roundup, government, green, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Sara
- 13 hours ago - action.sumofus.org
Invite the European Commission to ban glyphosate immediately and thus to take Monsanto's herbicide dangerous from the market!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Safeguard Clean Water for Great Blue Herons
Environment  (tags: wildlife, water, protection, government, environment, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 18 hours ago - online.nwf.org
Please take action to safeguard clean water for great blue herons by calling on your legislators to fully support the new Clean Water rule!
Tell Your Senators: The Oil Export Ban Must Stand
Environment  (tags: oil export ban, climate, climate-change, oil spills, public health, drilling, carbon )

Lone
- 1 day ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Murkowski and Inhoffe aren't interested in our pain at the pump. Just like they're not interested in climate chaos, oil spills and public health. They're only interested in drilling up every bit of carbon under the ground and selling it,
Turn Shell's Drillships Around!
Environment  (tags: destruction, habitat, protection )

Linda
- 1 day ago - sierra.force.com
If Shell can't stop one oil disaster after another in Nigeria, how are they supposed to operate safely in the remote Arctic? In the last year alone, Shell reported 204 spills in the Niger Delta. And that doesn't even begin to demonstrate the trauma...
Turn Shell's Drillships Around!
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, wildlife, pollution )

Alice
- 1 day ago - sierra.force.com
Hundreds of thousands of people have been affected by oil pollution in the air, soil, drinking water, and fisheries. IMPORTANT !!!!! PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Michigan State House - Save the Bees!
Environment  (tags: bees, pesticides, honey bees, crops, pollinators, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 19 hours ago - change.org
Please reconsider your decision to allow the use of neonicotinoid pesticides on crops pollinated by bees Numerous publications in the United States find a connection between the use of these pesticides and the rapid rise of bee colony collapses
The University of WA Is Still Intent on Seeking Approval for a Residential Estate in Underwood Avenue Bushland in Shenton Park
Environment  (tags: western australia, bushland, wildlife, petition, underwood avenue, kingspark )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - change.org
The Banksia, Jarrah and Tuart bushland is part of the already fragmented original link from Kings Park to Bold Park.
CO2 Emissions Threaten Ocean Crisis
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, CO2emissions, oceans, nature, environment )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
A major report warns life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut
Heat Turns Wild Genetic Male Reptiles Into Functional Females
Environment  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, animals, investigation, conservation, ecosystems, climate-change, globalwarming, humans, nature, protection, wildlife, habitat )

Rituraj
- 1 day ago - sciencenews.org
Some genetically male Australian bearded dragons are growing up as fully functional females in the wild âEUR" the first reptiles confirmed to reverse sex under natural conditions.
Dont Let Transnational Canal Destroy Fragile Ecosystems
Environment  (tags: nicaragua, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, animal species, petition )

Scooby
- 21 hours ago - forcechange.com
Unique ecosystems and countless animal species are going to be put at terrible risk by a massive transnational canal connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans currently being built through Nicaragua, according to the projectâEUR(TM)s environmental review.
Success: Texas Bans Shark Finning
Environment  (tags: protection, humans, animalwelfare, ecosystems )

Julie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Success: Texas bans shark finning.
Pope Francis: Call on Ecuador to Protect the Amazon and Its Peoples - Amazon Watch
Environment  (tags: destruction, climate-change, energy, humans, habitatdestruction, pollution, wildlife )

Alice
- 1 day ago - amwt.ch
Yasuni is home to EcuadorâEUR(TM)s last communities living in voluntary isolation and is one of the most biodiverse areas of the planet. PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
David Suzuki: No Social Justice Without Climate Action
Environment  (tags: David Suzuki, social justice, environment, climate action, climate-change, canada, fossil fuels )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - thestar.com
In Canada, the interests of the global fossil fuel industry are prioritized over those of citizens. ItâEUR(TM)s time for a new way of thinking.
Revealed: Documents Prove EPA Knew Glyphosate Was Carcinogenic 30 Years Ago
Environment  (tags: EPA, environment, politics )

Earths
- 14 hours ago - infowars.com
Documents from 1985 have recently been uncovered which show how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was fully aware of glyphosate's carcinogenic potential for the last 30 years - yet the organization has done nothing to lessen glyphosate's use.
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Remain Primary Threat to Polar Bears -- ScienceDaily
Environment  (tags: green house gas emissions )

Deborah
- 10 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
Greenhouse gas emissions remain the primary threat to the preservation of polar bear populations worldwide.
Beating Swords Into Plowshares, Poison Gas Into Pesticides - Rural America
Environment  (tags: danger via agriculture )

Deborah
- 10 hours ago - inthesetimes.com
The influence of the military-industrial complex and chemical agriculture are as strong as ever.
India, China Suffer Heavily Due to Air Pollution: Study
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, Sustainabililty )

Rituraj
- 6 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
India and China suffer over $1.89 trillion annually in terms of the value of lives lost and ill health caused from air pollution, according to a report.
TAKE ACTION: Stop the Destruction of Wolf Creek Pass, An Irreplaceable Colorado Treasure
Environment  (tags: destruction, usda, wolf, creek, colorado )

Dogan
- 3 hours ago - change.org
Please tell USDA Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell to stop the destruction of Wolf Creek Pass, an irreplaceable Colorado treasure.
New Species of Songbirds Evolving in Western Ghats, Says Study
Environment  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, GoodNews, habitat, protection, humans, investigation, conservation, nature, ecosystems, forests )

Rituraj
- 1 day ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Interspersed with "sky islands" and large valleys, the unique topography of Western Ghats is aiding evolution of new species of songbirds, a recent study shows.
The Oceans CanâEUR(TM)t Take Any More: Fundamental Change in Oceans Predicted -- ScienceDaily
Environment  (tags: Oceans cannot take it anymore )

Deborah
- 10 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
Our oceans need an immediate and substantial reduction of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. If that doesn't happen, we could see far-reaching and largely irreversible impacts on marine ecosystems
Into the Great Unknown: The Ability of Global Forests to Store Carbon Is at Risk
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, CO2emissions, climate-change, globalwarming, trees, humans, nature, protection, green, forests, energy )

Rituraj
- 4 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Researchers still face unknowns understanding the intricacies of carbon storage in the world's forests. In some regions, carbon sequestered in forests is offset, or even outweighed, by emissions from land-use changes such as deforestation and clearing.
   

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