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PETITION! Stop the Destruction of Majestic Trees!!
Environment  (tags: Stop the destruction of majestic trees, petition )

- 1 day ago -
New sections of the South West Coast Highway between Walpole & Manjimup are due to be widened. There are some majestic trees close to the road, most of them several hundred years old. They are due to be destroyed.
PETITION! Stop Logging Native Forest & Make Transition to Plantation Sourced Wood!
Environment  (tags: petition, stoplogging native forest, plantation sourced wood, petition )

- 1 day ago -
The change in ownership of the Eden chip-mill presents a wonderful opportunity for a fresh start, to leave behind the conflict, cruelty and catastrophic carbon emissions of native forest wood-chipping.
Tell Trump to Honor Our Obligation to the Paris Climate Accord
Environment  (tags: international agreements, global warming, climate change, pollution, petitions )

- 22 hours ago -
It's been a year since Trump announced the withdrawal of the US from the Paris climate accord. This groundbreaking agreement put in place goals and frameworks to stop global temperatures from rising by reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Stop Huge Old-Growth Logging Plan Near Salmon, Wolves and Bears ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection, trees, Alaska )

- 1 day ago -
The U.S. Forest Service has started a planning process that could kickstart the largest old-growth logging project in the U.S. in recent history, right in the heart of the Tongass National Forest on Prince of Wales island.
TAKE ACTION: 7 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Plastic Straws to Help Save the Oceans
Environment  (tags: eco-friendly, alternatives, plastic straws, save the oceans, plstics, environment, conservation, humans, oceans, world )

- 21 hours ago -
giving up plastic straws makes it easier for people to give up other types of plastic and to ultimately think about the impact plastic has on the environment, especially the oceans. - ALSO Take Action: Take Two Minutes To Help End Hunger
Estimated 230,000 Gallons of Oil Spilled in Northwest Iowa
Environment  (tags: iowa, oil spill )

- 1 day ago -
A railroad official says 14 of 32 derailed oil tanker cars in the northwest corner of Iowa dumped an estimated 230,000 gallons (870,619 liters) of crude oil into floodwaters, with some making its way to nearby rivers
Tell Congress to Protect Clean Air ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, pollution, air )

- 1 day ago -
Congress is currently considering bills that would gut vital, commonsense protections for our air and climate. Tell them to protect our communities and vote no on any attempt to weaken protections for our air, climate, or water.
The Oil Industry Is Desperate to Silence Its Critics ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, pollution, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Tell the Dirty Dozen banks not to fund pipelines that threaten human rights, water, and our right to protest!
Guatemala Volcano: Almost 200 Missing and 75 Dead
Environment  (tags: volcano eruption, guatemala )

- 1 day ago -
At least 192 people are missing and 75 are dead as a result of the explosion of the Fuego volcano in Guatemala on Sunday, officials say.
Help Get the Lead Out of Cowichan River Provincial Park ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 20 minutes ago -
Of the 1,029 provincial parks and protected areas in BC, Cowichan River Provincial Park on Vancouver Island is the only one that allows a private gun club to operate a shooting range within the park.
Tell the CEC: We Demand a NAFTA Replacement That Puts People and the Planet Before Corporate Profits ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, nature )

- 31 minutes ago -
This week, Scott Pruitt is scheduled to speak at the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) with environmental ministers from Canada and Mexico
Stop Canada's Climate Hypocrisy ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, Canada )

- 24 minutes ago -
The Trudeau government is telling the world to stop burning deadly thermal coal for electricity. At the same time, they are letting U.S. coal companies ship their coal through B.C. ports to China, Japan and Korea for that exact purpose

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