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Last Stand At Standing Rock As Police Prepare To Evict Pipeline Opponents
Environment  (tags: Standing Rock, eviction, Army Corp of Engineers, water protectors, police, stand off, winter, Indian removal )

Dandelion
- 11 hours ago - theintercept.com
It could be the last stand for those who have braved the freezing winter to remain at the Oceti Sakowin camp. The Army Corp of engineers issued an evacuation order with a deadline of February 22.
PETITION: Tell the Senate: The Environment Isn't Partisan - Defend Public Health and the EPA!
Environment  (tags: health, epa, environment, conservation, government, healthconditions )

Simone
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's come to this: Republican members of the House of Representatives have introduced a bill to shut down the EPA.
Petition - Demand EPA Head Allow States to Expand on Federal Vehicle Emission Standards
Environment  (tags: Emissions Reduction, vehicle standards, Climate Action, clean air act, health risks, environmental protection, Sustainabililty, responsibility, pollution )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Ensure states' retain the discretion to establish emission regulations that exceed the federal standard. The state of California was granted the authority to establish its own vehicle emission standards through a federal government waiver.
Please Sign: Oppose Undermining the Endangered Species Act
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, oceans, nature, animals )

Chrissy
- 1 day ago - environmentamerica.webaction.org
Take action: Oppose undermining the Endangered Species Act
Avaaz Save the Mekong River
Environment  (tags: Riverprotection, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, conservation, endangered )

Ruth
- 13 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Save the river ,60 million people & 71 dolphins.Dams are threatening the ecosystems & food security of peoples along this river. Sign to stop the dams
Environment
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife, world, forests, animals, climatechange, CO2emissions )

Ingrid
- 10 hours ago - forcechange.com
Sad, Disgusting, Angry
Sign Our Public Letter to Philip Hammond.
Environment  (tags: renewable energy, climate-change, climatechange, climate )

Dogan
- 13 hours ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
We need to ensure he invests in modern, clean technologies that will deliver new jobs, clean air and economic growth for the 21st century. Please read and sign our public letter to Philip Hammond.
Gigantic Tree Which Towers Above Thorverton Pub Is Being Cut Down.
Environment  (tags: Macrocarpa, Thorverton, Devon, Tree, Felling, Residents, Pub )

Derek
- 1 day ago - exeterexpressandecho.co.uk
Thorverton residents and a pub landlord have expressed their horror at the felling of a landmark tree over a 100 feet tall, and more than 100 years old. The massive task to cut down the gigantic macrocarpa started on Monday.
Hydrogen Detection: 47,000 Reasons Why Hopeland Is Worried
Environment  (tags: Australia, Queensland, Hopeland, Department of Environment, Excavation Caution Zone (ECZ), Investigation Area, Hopeland, hydrogen, flammable levels, Marland Law, Kogan, Chinchilla, Coal Seam Gas (CSG), dangerous )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - queenslandcountrylife.com.au
"The results of the testing were only made public by the department after a secret report was leaked to the media," The government website advising landholders was quietly updated on February 16 to include an amended map - 47000 ha more at risk
SumofUs.Org Shocking Rainforest Destruction Linked to Pepsi
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, destruction, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Ruth
- 7 hours ago - actions.sumofus.org
Horrific ruthless destruction of elephant habitat linked to suppliers of snack foods sold by companies like Pepsico across the world We cant let mega corporations like pepsico,nestle unilever P&G macdonalds destroy this priceless ecosystem.
Investors Urge DAPL Banks to Pull Out - Indian Country Media Network
Environment  (tags: DAPL, banks, investors, divestment )

Deborah
- 1 day ago - indiancountrymedianetwork.com
We all know money talks so if the environment is lucky maybe DAPL will be stopped!
Some Dakota Access Pipeline Opponents Move to Higher Ground as Camp Closure Looms | Duluth News Tribune
Environment  (tags: NoDAPL camp, moving )

Deborah
- 12 hours ago - duluthnewstribune.com
Water Protectors are moving to higher ground. They must be out by 2:00pm today or risk arrest.
Coca Cola in Uk Supports Deposit Return System
Environment  (tags: pollution, oceans, environment, government, politics, Sustainabililty, climate-change )

Ruth
- 7 hours ago - sas.org.uk
WOW, unexpected U turn by coke now ready to support environment friendly introduction deposit return system preventing plastic reaching our oceans.lets get on with it!
RSPB Uk/Wales for Bird Lovers,6 New Marine Protected Areas for Wales
Environment  (tags: wildlife, birds climate-change, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty )

Ruth
- 15 hours ago - rspb.org.uk
Great news for sealife.With threats to our seas from manmade pressures,fishing ,tourism climate change,its essential we safeguard spaces of the rich & diverse habitats round the coasts of wales for wildlife to protect them ,for all coastal countries
Power Up Canada With Renewable Energy - PETITION -
Environment  (tags: canada, renewable energy, conservation, environment, humans )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - action2.davidsuzuki.org
Tell the government that the global rush for renewables is on and we want Canada to be a part of it!
Richard Vagner - Stand Ft. Featuring Xiuhtezcatl, Nahko, 4biddenknowledge, Tubby Love, & Friends - YouTube   video
Environment  (tags: NODAPL, Standing Rock, Native Americans, indigenous, ACLU, humanrights, civilrights, water, CO2emissions )

Marie
- 4 hours ago - youtube.com
"A warrior, a young woman stands wrapped in her Mauna Kea Shawl at Standing Rock. I am making a personal call out to every shawl wearer everywhere around the world to wear your shawls tomorrow in support and honor of all of the water protectors as they fa
Bee Decline Threatens US Crop Production
Environment  (tags: Bee map )

Michael
- 2 hours ago - seeddaily.com
The first-ever study to map U.S. wild bees suggests they are disappearing in the country's most important farmlands - from California's Central Valley to the Midwest's corn belt and the Mississippi River valley
"Could U.S. Endangered Species Rules Go Extinct?" " Monarch Butterfly Numbers Drop By 27 Percent in Mexico" "Vaquita Popu
Environment  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, ethics, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, destruction, endangered )

Jacquelin
- 1 day ago - livinthezonewordpress.wordpress.com
The above headline story titles and/or published article titles is just a very small sample of what we are faced with everyday concerning the planets wildlife population & the health of our planet.
A Dynasty at Risk | Sierra Club
Environment  (tags: Monarch Butterfly )

Deborah
- 3 hours ago - sierraclub.org
A glimpse of the monarch, has become rare. The only butterfly in the world with a birdlike, two-way migration is more scarce than ever before, according to biologistsâEUR(TM) latest tally.
5 Steps to a Bee-Friendly Garden | Sierra Club
Environment  (tags: Bee friendly gardens )

Deborah
- 3 hours ago - sierraclub.org
Most experienced gardeners know the ins and outs of pest control, and avoid using conventional insecticides that can be toxic to the wildlife in their gardens.
4 Pesticides You Might Be Eating | Sierra Club
Environment  (tags: you are what you eat )

Deborah
- 3 hours ago - sierraclub.org
Yeah, we are what we eat,
Wind Power Sets New Record: Briefly Provides Majority of Electricity for 14-State Grid
Environment  (tags: sustainability, humans, good news )

Rob
- 1 hour ago - nationofchange.org
In 2016, wind power was the largest U.S. source of renewable electric capacity and is now the countrys fourth-largest energy source.
Fracking Is Causing Geoinstability
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, energy, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, weather, water, pollution, nature, humans )

Angelus
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
we dont really have any idea what destruction we are reaping on the planet
350.Org Join the Global Divestment Organization
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, healthconditions, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, government, protection, Sustainabililty, science )

Ruth
- 14 hours ago - globaldivestmentmobilisation.org
Join 1000s of people everywhere from May 5th to 13th to highlight the impacts of our institutions investments in fossil fuels & demand they do the right thing. DIVEST!This will weaken the fossil fuel industry which has a stranglehold over society. Fight!
   

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