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More Wolves, Less Politics / Bring Lobos Home - WildEarth Guardians
Environment  (tags: conservation, humans, ethics, protection, suffering, sadness, habitat, ecosystems, nature )

- 1 day ago -
More wolves, less politics/ bring lobos home - WildEarth Guardians
Mass Evacuation as 'Apocalyptic' Inferno Engulfs Canadian Tar Sands City
Environment  (tags: destruction, healthconditions, weather, wildfires, Canada Tar Sands )

Cheryl A.
- 4 hours ago -
"Experts attribute the early onset and extremity of the fires to human-caused climate change, exacerbated by a strong El Niño effect, which led to a drier and warmer winter with lower-than-average snowfall." Peace.
NO to Gold Mining in ColombiaâEUR(TM)s Yaigojé Apaporis National Park!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, protection, nature, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
Two North American companies want to dig for gold in a national park in ColombiaâEUR(TM)s Amazonas Department
Global Warming Is Turning the Oceans ACIDIC and Dissolving Parts of the Florida Keys Reef, New Study Finds Read More: Http://Ww
Environment  (tags: Florida Keys )

- 10 hours ago -
Reef has lost more than 6 million tons of its limestone framework Scientists expect more reefs to dissolve and become flatter Believe fish will struggle to feed and simply leave
Save Bengal Tigers From Dirty Coal! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, endangered )

- 4 hours ago -
A dirty coal plant could trash the forest home of some of the world's last Royal Bengal Tigers. But if we cut the plant's financial lifeline, we can stop it being built!
How Human Greed Is Destroying Vast Swathes of a Rainforest Dubbed 'the Earth's Lungs' - Pushing the Sumatran Orangutan One Step
Environment  (tags: Palm Oil, Orangutans, Gunung Leuser National Park, Leuser Ecosystem Area )

- 1 day ago -
The biggest culprit in recent years is the palm oil industry, whose plantations encroach into the forest as demand for the product - used in everything from biscuits to shampoo - skyrockets.
Environment  (tags: American Forests )

- 1 day ago -
A misguided European Union "renewable" energy policy is fueling the destruction of America's wildlife-rich southern forests.
Malaysian Assets in US Allegedly Tied to Corrupt Logging Operations
Environment  (tags: Sarawak, corruption, Malaysia, illegal logging, rainforest, government officials, Global Capitalism in operation, real estate )

- 5 hours ago -
Environmentalists are calling for US and Malaysian officials to investigate allegations that real estate investments in the United States worth billions of dollars may have been funded by proceeds from corrupt logging operations in Sarawak:GLOBALIZATION
Take Action: Put An End to the Threat of Dirty Coal Exports in Oakland! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Despite the wide outcry against dirty coal and well-documented impacts ranging from respiratory disease to global climate change, the coal industry continues to push its plan to export coal through Oakland and they want to use City-owned land
Canada Wildfire Forces Mass Evacuation in Fort McMurray
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, pollution, protection, wildlife, world )

- 15 hours ago -
The entire population of the Canadian city of Fort McMurray has been forced to evacuate because of a huge wildfire. Some 80,000 people were told to leave as the blaze swept into the city, which is the gateway to the oil sands region......
Greenhouse Emission Calculators
Environment  (tags: climate-change, green, greenhouse gas emissions, Greenhouse Emissions, global warming, greenhouse gas footprint, carbon footprint )

- 10 hours ago -
The time to act for the environment is now. We can no longer go on pretending that we arenâEUR(TM)t personally responsible for the improvement of the planetâEUR(TM)s conditions. One of the first steps to taking action is to evaluate our carbon footprints.
SIGN PLEASE! President Obama: Please Keep Protecting the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans
Environment  (tags: oil drilling leases, obama, oceans, politics, protection, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, energy, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 1 hour ago -
President Obama has protected the Atlantic Ocean from offshore drilling, but new offshore lease sales are scheduled in the Arctic Ocean, and seismic air-gun blasting, which is used to find oil and gas deposits below the ocean floor, is still planned for
Tell Your State Rep to Say NO to Air Pollution PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
SB381 repeals the ban on burning Construction and Demolition waste (C&D) in trash incinerators. C&D includes untold amounts of lead, mercury, dioxin, and other dangerous metals and chemicals. Burning C&D creates health risks that are unacceptable for
Save Hundreds of Animals From Unnecessary Euthanasia
Environment  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, humans, protection, slaughter, ethics, habitat )

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Save hundreds of animals from unnecessary euthansia.
VIDEO - Superior Electric Cars Are on Their Way, and They Could Begin to Wreck Oil Markets Within a Decade.
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, humans )

- 1 day ago -
In the next two years, Tesla and Chevy plan to start selling electric cars with a range of more than 200 miles priced in the $30,000 range. Ford is investing billions, Volkswagen is investing billions, and Nissan and BMW are investing billions.
Inhospitable Danakil Depression Hosts Extreme Life | EarthSky.Org
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, science, water )

- 1 day ago -
It's below sea level, with near-boiling water bubbling up from underground, high salt concentrations and toxic vapor. Yet life survives here.
4 Signs We're Getting Serious About a Potent, Long-Overlooked Climate Pollutant
Environment  (tags: Methane, Greenhouse Gas, Pollution, Gasoline, United States )

- 1 day ago -
Thanks to a confluence of recent events in the United States and beyond, methane,which today accounts for one-quarter of the warming Earth is experiencing, has become a topic of global conversation. All we need now is the will to act.
In Utah, the Bears Ears Monument Fight Heats Up
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, conservation, destruction, environment, energy, forests, animals, climate-change, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Tribal coalition has to fight against misinformation splitting one tribe up over the proposed National Monument - as large as GS-Escalante, and an important addition to southern Utah. Being in UT, the local motorized contingent fights it as well.
Geothermal Could Put Thousands From Alberta's Oil and Gas Sector Back to Work
Environment  (tags: Geothermal, Canada, Tim Davies. Turkana, Ben Lee, abandoned wells, orphan wells, Canadian Geothermal Energy Association. , Raven Thermal Systems, Site C )

- 16 minutes ago -
Despite being home to enormous geothermal potential, Canada is the only country on the Pacific Ring of Fire that doesn't use the resource to produce commercial-scale energy.
Honey Bee Study of Parasites and Disease Reveals Troubling Trends
Environment  (tags: Honey Bees )

- 1 day ago -
Honey bee colonies in the United States are in decline, due in part to the ill effects of voracious mites, fungal gut parasites and a wide variety of debilitating viruses. Let's not forget glyphosate which stuns them neurally so they can't fend them off

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