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Stop Destroying the Environment By Breaking Ships - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Ships, breaking, asbestos, oil, oceans, harmful, environment )

Marie
- 14 hours ago - forcechange.com
Ship-breaking is the dangerous practice of dismantling old ships and recycling or reselling the salvageable parts. This highly profitable business is extremely hazardous because it is unregulated for safety.
Stop Hunting in San Diego National Wildlife Refuge in US - Via Force Change
Environment  (tags: Environment, Conservation, US Wildlife Refuge, Habitat, Deer, Rabbits, Birds, Hunting, Killing, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 10 hours ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this global petition to ensure that the hunting provision is deleted off the Comprehensive Conservation and Environmental Assessment Plan to protect the deer, rabbits and migratory birds that call the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge home.
Avaaz Joins Battle for Harare, Zimbabwe, Wetland Protection
Environment  (tags: climate change, climate-change, destruction, development, environment, ecosystems, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, water, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, wetlands, wetland, threats, conservation )

Freda Lee
- 17 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Zimbabwean Environmentalists are seeking protection for critically important wetlands in Harare, Zimbabwe. These wetlands, which critical to Harare's water supply, are threatened by development and need protection. Please sign the petition on Avaaz.org
Emergency Call From Ibiza: Oil Companies Loud Airguns Are Lethal - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: ibiza, oil, companies, loud, air guns, marine, wildlife, dolphins, fish, whales )

Marie
- 1 day ago - oceancare.org
The waters around Ibiza and its neighbouring islands are a natural paradise. I am extremely concerned about plans to search for oil in this sensitive habitat. Oil exploration would involve extremely loud airguns. This noise is deadly to marine animals!
Protect Ocean Life From 1 Trillion Pieces of Plastic - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered )

Paulo
- 22 hours ago - forcechange.com
Over one trillion pieces of plastic could be released into the ocean in the next decade. This overwhelming amount of waste would devastate fragile marine life such as seals, whales and dolphins. Demand the EPA take immediate action to prevent this
Desperate Battle to Save Critically Important Wetlands in Harare, Zimbabwe
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, development, environment, ecosystems, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, water, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, wetlands, wetland, threats, conservation )

Freda Lee
- 20 hours ago - change.org
Zimbabwean Environmentalists are seeking protection for critically important wetlands in Harare, Zimbabwe. These wetlands, which critical to Harare's water supply, are threatened by development and need protection. Please sign the petition on Change.org
Protect Ocean Life From 1 Trillion Pieces of Plastic - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: )

Denise
- 21 hours ago - forcechange.com
Protect our Environment!
10 Biggest Threats to Human Existence | EcoWatch
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, world, animals, climate-change, destruction, globalwarming, CO2emissions, endangered, pandemic, bees dying, bats, biological weapons, zombies, Nuclear weapons, volcano eruptions, asteroids )

Carol
- 6 hours ago - ecowatch.com
While it is difficult to envision a world without "us," there are multiple scenarios staring at us, right here, right now, not far-fetched, that could wipe out all or most of humanity, leaving a wasteland for Mother Nature to reclaim.
Why Are Massive Numbers of Sea Creatures Dying Along the West Coast Right Now?
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, oceans )

Dan
- 15 hours ago - goo.gl
"Never before have we seen so much death along the west coast of North America. Massive numbers of sea stars, bluefin tuna, sardines,..." Lead Story in today's Animal News Sentinel (Big Red Box).A 'must read' on the health of our water wildlife~Dan
The Gulf of Mexico Is Still Dying: A Special Update On The BP Gulf Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster, BP oil spill disaster, Corexit, Vibrio )

Cosmo
- 14 hours ago - stateofthenation2012.com
HEALTH ALERT: Pathogenic Micro-organisms Proliferate Due To Polluted And Poisoned GOM 'Bioterrain'
Why Restoring Wetlands Is More Critical Than Ever
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, humans, protection, nature, wildlife, politics, oceans, water, government, habitat )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - e360.yale.edu
Along the Delaware River estuary, efforts are underway to restore wetlands lost due to centuries of human activity
FWS Service Agrees to Phase-Out GE Crops and Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides on National Refuges - Via CFS
Environment  (tags: Environment, Genetically engineered crops, Pesticides, Bees, Sustainability risk, Habitat, Conservation, Protection, Ethics, Good News )

Victoria
- 10 hours ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
The FWS decision took 10 years following a longstanding grassroots, legal, and policy campaign by CFS and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) to end the harmful practices of GE crops and bee-killing pesticides in US National Refuges.
Please Tell the B.C. Government to Keep Pipelines Out of B.C. Parks
Environment  (tags: Bill 4 Passes, Pipelines Through Globally Renowned Prot )

Slava
- 21 minutes ago - sierraclub.bc.ca
In February, 2014, the provincial government quietly introduced Bill 4, an insidious piece of legislation that opened the door to industrial activity in B.C.'s parks and protected areas. With no public input or First Nations consultation.
Megadrought: Huge Surge of Pacific Heat Fails to Start El Nino, Heats Planet to 3 Warmest Months
Environment  (tags: climate-change, oceans, weather, drought )

Debra
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Chances of a western north America megadrought of an intensity not seen since before the arrival of European explorers just went up. The largest surge of heat ever recorded is moving west to east in the Pacific Ocean.
Endangered Earth: Idaho's Wolf Killers Back Down
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, endangered, environment, oceans, nature, politics, wildlife )

Clayton
- 1 day ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Wolf killers back down, we go to bat for Okinawa #dugongs (:3)() and an eruption of mayflies covers Wisconsin... All this and a whole lot more in this week's Endangered Earth Online!
Frackers Spill Olympic Pool's Worth Of Hydrochloric Acid In Oklahoma
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, government, politics, pollution )

Teresa
- 10 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
An acid spill on Monday in rural Kingfisher County northwest of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma could turn out to be the largest spill "in relation to fracking materials" in the state according to an Oklahoma Corporation Commission spokesman.
VIDEO - This Blue Dot Is Our Only Home.
Environment  (tags: bluedot, David Suzuki, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, world )

Lone
- 8 hours ago - bluedot.ca
"What's more important than the right to breathe fresh air, drink clean water and eat healthy food?"
Tesla and Panasonic Ink Agreement for Gigafactory in Reno
Environment  (tags: tesla, panasonic, gigfactory, batteries, environment )

Marty
- 8 hours ago - carswithcords.com
Panasonic Corporation and Tesla Motors, Inc. have signed an agreement on the construction of a large-scale battery plant known as the Gigafactory.
Ecologists Are Underestimating the Impacts of Rainforest Logging
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, destruction, environment, deforestation, study, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Ecologists may be underestimating the impact of logging in old-growth tropical forests by failing to account for subtleties in how different animal groups respond to the intensity of timber extraction
How Much Can You Save Driving An EV or Hybrid?
Environment  (tags: electric cars, hybrid vehicles, environment )

Marty
- 2 hours ago - carswithcords.com
A new online tool lets you explore if an EV or hybrid is right for you and your driving needs.
What Did You Do Once You Knew
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, Sustainability, ecosystems, grandchildren, grandparents, climate change, global warming, humans )

BoomerWar
- 14 hours ago - boomerwarrior.org
It's 3:23 in the morning, and I'm awake because my great, great, grandchildren won't let me sleep. My great, great, grandchildren ask me in dreams What did you do, while the planet was plundered? What did you do, when the earth was unraveling?
3rd Crater Found In Siberia. Earth's "Dragon Breath" Is Coming To Life.
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, climate-change, environment, Siberia, methane emissions )

Rodney
- 11 hours ago - dailykos.com
The one thing we can predict with certainty about Global Warming is, we are in for many surprises as our climate convulses from it's relative stability of the recent past, to who knows what lies ahead in the future.
Bird of the Week: Green-Headed Tanager
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 13 minutes ago - abcbirds.org
Although this tanager is widely distributed within its Atlantic Forest range, this habitat is threatened by deforestation, and only about eight percent of the original habitat remains.
   

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