Threats facing the Ontario Greenbelt include proposals for new highways, pipelines, hydro corridors and sprawling subdivisions. Ontario s government is currently reviewing the legislation that created the Greenbelt in 2005 and wants to hear from you.
Join me in contacting key California and Federal Officials about NestleâEUR(TM)s permit that expired back in 1988. It is estimated that Nestle draws around 80 million gallons from the Sacramento region, and at least 200,000,000 gallons of water in Coachella
California is currently in the grip of one of the worst droughts on record. Years of dry seasons have pushed the environment to the brink. While residents face strict water restrictions, fracking continues to consume and contaminate millions of gallons of
The Nuclear Regulation Authority decided Wednesday to raise the maximum radiation exposure limit for nuclear workers in emergencies to 250 millisieverts from the current 100, starting from next April.
Following the 2011 disaster at Tokyo Electric Po
Activists and local residents have brought legal action aimed at blocking the construction of a nearly 50 sq km port terminal in the Northeast Brazilian state of Bahia because of the huge environmental and social impacts it will have.
Arctic oil coming down the West Coast and expanded tar sands operations exporting their crude through West Coast ports equal increased super tanker traffic. Greenpeace Canada and First Nations allies oppose both as they will have catastrophic effects
This is the deal that could create the ultimate super villain. Monsanto wants to launch a takeover bid of Syngenta, one of the biggest pushers of bee-killing pesticides in the world. The new megacorp would boast a colossal combined revenue of $30 billion.
We've recently made major progress in the fight to get neonics off store shelves, winning commitments from Lowe's and Home Depot. Our job is to keep the momentum going by asking Ace and True Value to do their part to protect bees. Petition & Tweets
The 'Io's biggest threats are deforestation from agriculture, development, and logging, along with habitat degradation from introduced livestock and invasive plants. Additional hazards include illegal shooting, poisoning, and collisions.