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Urge the Victorian Government to Cancel All Coal Permits to Help Stop Climate Change
Environment  (tags: victoria, australia, government, Tony Abbott, coal, climate, environment, CO2emissions, globalwarming, green, pollution )

Scooby
- 20 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Four new licences to explore for coal in Victoria have been approved by the new state government, according to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Papua Into Greedy Agribusiness
Environment  (tags: foreforests, conservation, animals, endangered, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, agribusiness, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - salviamolaforesta.org
President Joko Widodo had promised before his election, to protect the forest and defend the rights of indigenous peoples. We ask him to keep his promise and preserve the unique landscapes of Papua.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Harmful Plastic Microbeads in Bath Products
Environment  (tags: protection, healthconditions, environment, microbeads, destruction, ecosystems, government, pollution )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - forcechange.com
Ban products with harmful plastic microbeads in the state of Connecticut.
An End to Great Barrier Reef Dumping Is Imminent
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, destruction, environment, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty )

Frans
- 7 hours ago - worldwildlife.org
Thanks to the support of hundreds of thousands of people around the world, weâEUR(TM)re one giant step closer to protecting one of the EarthâEUR(TM)s most beautiful and lively places....
Save Polar Bears From Oil Spills
Environment  (tags: destruction, pollution, environment )

Judy
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Now is the time to say no to risky oil drilling in America's Arctic Ocean. The Arctic Ocean is one of the worst places to drill for oil. It risks a pristine region with irreplaceable wildlife like walruses, polar bears, and bowhead whales.....
Protect the Grand Canyon From Destructive Developments
Environment  (tags: Grand Canyon exploitation, conservation, protection, Sustainabililty, destructive development )

Sabine
- 3 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Most of us think that the Grand Canyon is sacred and outside the realm of destructive development. But that is not true. The New York Times spotlighted major developments that would devastate the canyon's wild nature, beauty, and overall health.
"Top Predator" Humans Causing Catastrophic Ecosystem Shifts: Study
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, globalwarming, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, wildlife, world )

Rituraj
- 1 day ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Never before has a single species become the top predator on land and sea, and human dominance over the natural environment has caused shifts in world ecosystems unprecedented in the last 500 million years, researchers said on Tuesday.
ACTION PLEASE: Leave the Oil in the Ground
Environment  (tags: Amazon, oil, Pope, protection )

Dimitris
- 1 day ago - amazonwatch.org
Call on Pope Francis to continue his efforts to save our climate and urge President Correa and Petroamazonas to leave the oil in the ground in Yasuni.
Tell UPS: Drop Climate-Denying ALEC
Environment  (tags: government, ethics, usa, climate-change, world, energy, environment )

Julie
- 18 hours ago - sierra.force.com
Tell UPS: drop climate-denying ALEC.
Restore and Protect the Lands and Waters of the Yakima River Basin
Environment  (tags: drought effects, Water Quality, water supply, protected area, Restoring fish habitat, conservation, Sustainabililty )

Sabine
- 10 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
As with with in many places in the West this year, a warm winter with a meager snowpack has led to a drought for Washington's Yakima River Basin, which will be painful for fish, farms, and the local economy. To fight the problem - instead of fighting one
The West Is Literally On Fire, And The Impacts Could Be Widespread
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, globalwarming, healthconditions, pollution, water, trees, habitat, ecosystems, destruction, animals, healthconditions, nature, wildlife )

MmAWAY
- 6 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
As expected, the 2015 wildfire season has meant more bad news for drought-stricken Western states. As of June 30, 45 wildfires large active wildfires burned from Alaska down to Arizona and as far west as Colorado.
Protect Marine Mammals: Stop Shell's Reckless Arctic Drilling
Environment  (tags: Artic, shell, drilling, marine mammals, environment, pollution, oceans, fishes )

Scooby
- 4 hours ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
If an oil disaster happened in the Arctic, it could be a disaster for marine mammals. Tell Secretary Jewell: Stop risky arctic drilling now!
Wild Rivers, Rare Beauty, a Threatened Landscape. Protect!
Environment  (tags: protection, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, environment, endangered, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, animals, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world, politics, habitat, forests, nature )

Michael
- 1 day ago - kalmiopsiswildrivers.org
Although OR and Nor CA Housemembers introduced a bill to protect these wild rivers from British mining, it will take huge support from US Senate and House to protect the rivers of the Kalmiopsis. Videos and petition link
California Is the Canary in the Coalmine of Global Drought
Environment  (tags: protection, water, California drought, healthconditions, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - theecologist.org
California's drought is a harbinger of things to come around the world
Oslo Is Building A Bee Highway
Environment  (tags: habitat, environment, protection, endangered )

Linda
- 1 day ago - viralpirate.com
Most people donâEUR(TM)t like bees, but the truth is theyâEUR(TM)re really damn important since up to 40 percent of food production requires pollination. Head over to Oslo, Norway, where a bee highway is being created to ensure safe passage...

Environment  (tags: animalcruelty, ethics, investigation, sadness, rescued, wildlife, protection, oceans )

Julie
- 16 hours ago - sicknewz.com
Stop using animal actors for "Pirates of the Caribbean"
Read Their Stories: How Job-Related Illnesses Upended These Families' Lives | Center for Public Integrity
Environment  (tags: work enviroment, danger, fatal )

Deborah
- 1 day ago - publicintegrity.org
Read their stories: How job-related illnesses upended these families' lives
Water Use for Fracking Has Skyrocketed, Stressing Drought-Ridden States
Environment  (tags: Water shortage )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Fracking operations in the U.S. have gotten thirstier in the last 15 years, consuming more than 28 times the water they did a mere 15 years ago.
Take Action - BP Has Finally Paid Up
Environment  (tags: BP, oil, spill, money, gulf, conservation )

Scooby
- 7 minutes ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
The BP settlement agreement of $18.7 billion is big news and an important step toward restoration of the Gulf of Mexico.
   

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