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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA You Support Strong Limits on Carbon Emissions From Power Plants
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, EPA, ecosystems, healthconditions, pollution, protection, energy )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - action.greenamerica.org
The EPA has issued new rules on limiting carbon emissions from existing power plants in the US, and they are now accepting comments from the public.
20 New Coral Species Listed as Threatened Under the Endangered Species Act
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, oceans, coral reefs, species, SPECIES EXTINCTION, endangered )

Darren
- 7 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
A ruling by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration bumps the number of protected coral species to 22.
Disturbing New Chemical Found in Fetuses
Environment  (tags: habitat, ecosystems, environment, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, endangered )

Wild
- 7 hours ago - alternet.org
A common consumer chemical poses health risks for newborns.Triclosan has been linked to reproductive and development issues in animal testing. It is often used as the active ingredient in antibacterial soaps and appears in more than 2,000 consumer product
A Cathedral Under Siege: Protect the Grand Canyon
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, wildlife )

Sara
- 7 hours ago - act.americanrivers.org
Sign on to voice your opposition to developments that would damage the Grand Canyon. We are working with local partners such as the Grand Canyon Trust to safeguard this special place for future generations.
Global Warming Already Dangerous, Risks Being Irreversible, Says New UN Global Warming Report
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, nature, oceans, pollution, weather )

Lone
- 14 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Global warming is here, human-caused and probably already dangerous -- and it's increasingly likely that the heating trend could be irreversible
Climate Shocker: Warming Oceans Create Great Plumes of Methane Bubbles Near Atlantic Coast
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, globalwarming, habitat, environment, endangered, nature, oceans, water, pollution, climate-change )

Wild
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Streams of methane bubbles are percolating along the Atlantic coast between North Carolina's Outer Banks and Massachusetts' Cape Cod. According to the journal Nature, surges of bubbles are flowing from hundreds of ocean-floor leaks.
Earth Calling
Environment  (tags: nature, climate, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, environment, trees, water, oceans, humans, green, forests )

BoomerWar
- 1 day ago - boomerwarrior.org
Earth Calling is "an eloquent plea to wake up to what we as humans are doing - and failing to do - for our land, air and water." ~ Peter Davis, director of Hearts and Minds documentary.
Save Dugongs & Coral Reef in Japan
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, animals, endangered, environment, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - seaturtles.org
The U.S. government is planning to build a new American airstrip atop a healthy coral reef in Okinawa, Japan, that will likely destroy the diverse array of marine life the reef supports. We need your help to speak out!
Rafting The Dam-Free Elwha
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, GoodNews, habitat, nature, protection, restoration, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - earthfix.opb.org
For nearly three years, this glacier-fed river on Washington's Olympic Peninsula has been sluicing millions of tons of sediment that were held back for a century by a pair of dams.The dams are nearly gone. The Elwha Dam has been completely removed and-->
Why? Why Not?
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, kids, children, grandparents, climate change, CO2 emissions, global warming, Sustainabililty, environment, pollution )

BoomerWar
- 1 day ago - boomerwarrior.org
Why? Why Not? In every language on the planet, children ask these questions over, and over, and over. They ask the first to understand the world around them, and they ask the second when they want to change that world.
Himalayan Plants Species Could Be Lost Before Anyone Has Recorded Their Existence
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, green, habitat, nature, protection, science, himalayas, plants )

Darren
- 1 day ago - nature.com
In India's Western Himalayas, changes in altitude are so dramatic and steep that alluvial grasslands, subtropical forests, conifers and alpine meadows lie stacked almost on top of each other, producing a spectacular range of vegetation.
   

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