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Globalization Gone Mad: Stop the Nicaragua Canal! - Petition
Environment  (tags: canal, Nicaragua, globalization, Canal de Nicaragua, fresh water Lake Nicaragua, jaguars, tapirs, spider monkey, Central America, petition )

- 1 day ago -
The impact on the environment would be profound at least 100,000 people face forced resettlement. 400,000 hectares of rainforest the habitat of jaguars tapirs and spider monkeys would be cleared, the largest freshwater reservoir in Central America dredged
Environment  (tags: wind energy, Alternative Energy, clean energy, Emissions Reduction, renewable power, Sustainabililty, green lifestyle, politics )

- 1 day ago -
Illinois is in need of wind energy and this is why. It's a clean fuel source. Wind energy doesn't pollute the air like power plants that rely on combustion of fossil fuels, such as coal or natural gas. Wind turbines don't produce atmospheric emissions...
Solitude in Nature
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, solitude, Black Friday )

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Petition: Save Fort Clinch State Park, Keep People and Wildlife Safe! #1
Environment  (tags: state parks, exploitation of resources, hunting, mining interests, logging, cattle grazing, camping, tourism, environmental degradation, ecosystems, wildlife, conservation, protection, politics, Sustainabililty )

- 1 day ago -
The Rick Scott administration plans to allow hunting in all Florida state parks. Other planned activities include but not limited to: logging, cattle grazing and mining. - We need to keep the people of Fernandina Beach safe.
PETITION - Protect America's Most Wild Places From Oil Drilling
Environment  (tags: oil drilling, Environmental destruction, longterm consequences, oil spill, ecosystems, Alternative Energy, conservation, Wildlife Habitat, pollution, responsibility, Sustainabililty, protection, politics )

- 5 hours ago -
Oil and gas companies consider all of America's lands to be free game when it comes to drilling. Even some the nation's most iconic places are at risk, such as the Arches of Utah, George Washington National Forest, Red Desert in Wyoming.
Petition: Fracking Our Life Away: Stop Hydraulic Fracturing
Environment  (tags: environmental damage, fracking chemicals, drought effects, groundwater protection, toxic contamination, longterm consequences, destruction, conservation, responsibility, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
California is currently suffering from the worst drought in recorded history; this does not seem to phase big oil companies as they design a plan to infuse millions of gallons of freshwater with toxic chemicals and inject it into the Earth in order to..
PETITION - Tell UN Climate Talks in Paris to Reject Brazil's Disastrous Amazon Dams
Environment  (tags: Amazon region, dam construction, devastation, rainforest destruction, Climate Change, habitat protection, Wildlife conservation, ecosystems, responsibility, Sustainabililty, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
Sign the petition: Tell world leaders assembled at COP 21 in Paris that Brazil must halt plans to construct more devastating dams in the Amazon - like the one proposed on the Tapajos River, the last undammed tributary of the Brazilian Amazon.
Petition: Use Big Oil's Royalties to Preserve Our Public Land and Water Again!
Environment  (tags: oil and gas exploration, land exploitation, Water Conservation, Wildlife conservation, habitat protection, preserving the environment, public lands, responsibility, Sustainabililty, ecosystems, protected areas )

- 1 day ago -
Sign the petition and tell your members of Congress to reauthorize the successful Land and Water Conservation Fund! Big Oil and Gas should keep paying to preserve the lands they threaten!
Petition: Stop the Destruction of Lake Elementaita
Environment  (tags: UNESCO World Heritage, environmental protection, habitat conservation, wildlife protection, ecosystems, prevention of destruction )

- 1 day ago -
Lake Elementaita was designated as an Important Bird Area(IBA) in 1999, a Ramsar site in 2005, a National wildlife sanctuary in 2010 and feted as a World Heritage Site in 2011 by UNESCO, together with Lake Nakuru and Lake Bogoria as part of the...
PETITION - Don't Let Big Polluters Derail Climate Talks
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, climate talks, big pollution lobbyists, global warming, CO2emissions, responsibility, environmental damage, Extreme Weather, Emissions Reduction, Alternative Energy, clean air act, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
Powerful polluters want their voices to be heard in the global discussion on climate change action. World leaders will discuss climate policy at the 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) this month in Paris.
Petition: Petition the Zoning Reclassification for a Sherwin Williams Near Sherwood Forest in Chesapeake
Environment  (tags: area protection, woodland protection, safety, security, wildlife protection, environment, politics, reclassification )

- 1 day ago -
For those who moved to the Sherwood Forest and the surrounding neighborhods to have a family oriented, safe and secure neighborhood and to protect what trees and wildlife are around us, we ask that you sign the petition against the Chesapeake...
Globalization Gone Mad: Stop the Nicaragua Canal!
Environment  (tags: environment )

- 1 day ago -
DonâEUR(TM)t sacrifice NicaraguaâEUR(TM)s environment and the welfare of its people for a new canal for oil tankers and container ships.
TAKE ACTION: Tell SeaWorld to Stop Being Hypocrites and End All Orca Shows!
Environment  (tags: SeaWorld, orca's in captivity, orca )

- 13 hours ago -
SeaWorld is ending their orca shows in San Diego only and has no plans to take those animals out of cruel captivity. SeaWorld will also hypocritically continue orca shows in San Antonio and Orlando!
Petition: Don't Sink It - Save Swansea Bay's Tidal Lagoon
Environment  (tags: environmental protection, tidal energy, abandoned regions, Alternative Energy, conservation, ecosystems, politics, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Today, we wish to take the opportunity to appeal directly to you, and urge you not to abandon this region and a population fully aware that its future and a golden new era stands at a precipice. As international interest in the Swansea Bay Tidal...
GREENPEACE UK - Fracking: Don't Undo Democracy
Environment  (tags: uk fracking, democracy, gas industry, environmental damage, longterm consequences, Alternative Energy, groundwater contamination, ecosystems, destruction, responsibility, Sustainabililty, pollution, protection, politics )

- 22 hours ago -
Earlier this year, people from across Lancashire worked tirelessly to pressure council leaders, pushing them to say a resounding NO to opening up the county to the shale gas industry. But now, in a move that would make a mockery out of local...
ACTION PLEASE: Large Dams Are NOT Clean Energy!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, environment, petition )

- 2 hours ago -
Tell world leaders assembled at COP 21 in Paris that Brazil must halt plans to construct more devastating dams in the Amazon
TAKE ACTION NOW - PM Trudeau -- Become a Climate Champion!
Environment  (tags: climate, justin trudeau, commonwealth leaders, malta, paris, environment, world )

- 1 day ago -
This weekend, Prime Minister Trudeau is meeting with Commonwealth leaders in Malta. 24 hours later, he travels to Paris to negotiate the most important climate deal of this decade with the rest of the world.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the USDA to Stop Suppressing Science
Environment  (tags: pesticides, usda, US Department of Agriculture )

- 13 hours ago -
Do regulatory agencies suppress science? A top scientist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) âEUR" researching the impact of pesticides on bees âEUR" recently filed a whistleblower complaint alleging just that.
Tell Congress: Reauthorize the Land & Water Conservation Fund
Environment  (tags: national parks, wildlife, animals, conservation, law, habitat, endangered, ecosystems, politics, pollution, protection, nature, humans, trees, water )

- 2 hours ago -
Please sign our petition today asking Congress to reauthorize and reinvest in the Land and Water Conservation Fund to prevent damage to our national parks!
Globalization Gone Mad: Stop the Nicaragua Canal!
Environment  (tags: nicaragu canal, container shiips, oil tankers, china, rainforests, destruction, conservation, environment )

- 1 day ago -
ACT NOW! Nicaragua is planning a new canal for container ships and oil tankers. While the project is economically important for China âEUR" the apparent driving force behind the canal âEUR" it would mean clear-cutting rainforests, mass resettlement
EPA Asks Court to Revoke Approval of New Weed Killer for Genetically Engineered Crops
Environment  (tags: Enlist Duo banned )

- 17 hours ago -
Let's get rid of the rest of them including GMOs.
Nicaragua: NO to the Mega-Canal Through the Rainforest!
Environment  (tags: Rainforest destruction, ecosystems, destruction )

- 1 day ago -
Nicaragua is planning a new canal for container ships & oil tankers: It would mean clear-cutting 400,000 hectares of rainforest, the forced resettlement of 100,000 people & the destruction of Lake Nicaraguas ecosystem. Please speak out against this...
30 Reasons to Be Thankful This Thanksgiving
Environment  (tags: climate change, fossil fuels, endangered species, animal testing, wildlife sanctuaries, good news )

- 1 day ago -
A look on the bright side of the environment, sustainability, renewable energy, food safety, food security, organic food systems and animal welfare.
Bird of the Week: Coppery-Chested Jacamar
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 18 hours ago -
Of the 18 jacamar species, this is one of the most range-restricted and threatened. It is mainly at risk from loss of forest habitat resulting from human settlement, agriculture, mining, and road-building.
Sinking Into Paradise: Climate Change Worsening Coastal Erosion in Trinidad
Environment  (tags: Trouble in Paradise, Trinidad, climate-change, rising seas, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, climatechange, healthconditions )

- 2 hours ago -
The coastline of Trinidad is under threat as seas rise, storms grow heavier, and as sand is washed away. As iconic coconut trees are lapped by an encroaching sea, some of the dangers of climate change are becoming clear.
Globalization Gone Mad: Stop the Nicaragua Canal!
Environment  (tags: destruction, habitatdestruction, politics, nature, ecosystems, environment, habitat, protection, trees, wildlife, forests, animals, government, rainforest destruction, rainforests, rainforest )

- 2 hours ago -
Nicaragua is planning a new canal for container ships and oil tankers - It would mean clear-cutting rainforests, mass resettlement and destroying Lake NicaraguaâEUR(TM)s ecosystem. Please speak out against this looming environmental disaster.
Reject Expansion Project to Close Coal Mine for Good PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

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A coal mining company wants to expand operations on a parcel of land near an existing mine that has not yet been approved for mining. The company has claimed that if the expansion is not granted, the mine will most likely be shut down. We must take
Urge President Obama to Ban Uranium Mining in the Grand Canyon PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

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There is evidence to suggest that uranium spills from mining activities in the Grand Canyon have been ongoing and undetected for decades, according to a report in the Huffington Post.

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