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Coral Reefs Are Straight-Up Dissolving Now
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification, coral reefs disappearing, reefs, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, oceans, climate-change, habitatdestruction, habitat, Sustainabililty, humans )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - grist.org
Ocean water is growing increasingly acidic as it absorbs the extra CO2 weâEUR(TM)re pumping into the atmosphere, and now that water is eating away at the limestone foundations of coral reefs
How Nations Are Chipping Away at Their Protected Lands
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, conservation, degrading parkland, corporate greed, mining concessions, overdevelpment, deforestatio, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - e360.yale.edu
Winning protected status for key natural areas and habitat has long been seen as the gold standard of conservation. But these gains are increasingly being compromised as governments redraw park boundaries to accommodate mining, logging, and other develop
TAKE ACTION NOW! DonâEUR(TM)t Demolish Ancient Woodland Near Donald Trump Golf Course
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, conservation, trees, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, ecosystems, forests )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Discontinue plans to destroy majestic forest in order to build golf course.
The 16 Most Beautiful Trees in the World
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, trees, world )

Frans
- 5 hours ago - brightside.me
There are plenty of reasons to love trees: they help produce the oxygen we breathe, they provide shelter from the sun on a hot day; theyâEUR(TM)re the perfect home for many different kinds of animal....
Lakota Lead the Fight Against the Dakota Access Pipeline
Environment  (tags: Oceti Sakowin, corruption, pollution, violence, Lakota, activists, Dakota Access Pipeline, Bakken Oil Field, big money, Indian Treaty Lands, North Dakota, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, DAPL, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, government )

Jess
- 8 hours ago - truth-out.org
The Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) is set to cut through several US states, delivering hundreds of thousands of barrels of crude oil from
SIGN PLEASE! President Obama: Please Keep Protecting the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans
Environment  (tags: oil drilling leases, obama, oceans, politics, protection, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, energy, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
President Obama has protected the Atlantic Ocean from offshore drilling, but new offshore lease sales are scheduled in the Arctic Ocean, and seismic air-gun blasting, which is used to find oil and gas deposits below the ocean floor, is still planned for
In Utah, the Bears Ears Monument Fight Heats Up
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, conservation, destruction, environment, energy, forests, animals, climate-change, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world, protection )

Michael
- 1 day ago - hcn.org
Tribal coalition has to fight against misinformation splitting one tribe up over the proposed National Monument - as large as GS-Escalante, and an important addition to southern Utah. Being in UT, the local motorized contingent fights it as well.
NO to Gold Mining in ColombiaâEUR(TM)s Yaigojé Apaporis National Park!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, protection, nature, wildlife )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Two North American companies want to dig for gold in a national park in ColombiaâEUR(TM)s Amazonas Department
Inhospitable Danakil Depression Hosts Extreme Life | EarthSky.Org
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, science, water )

Nelson
- 1 day ago - earthsky.org
It's below sea level, with near-boiling water bubbling up from underground, high salt concentrations and toxic vapor. Yet life survives here.
VIDEO - Superior Electric Cars Are on Their Way, and They Could Begin to Wreck Oil Markets Within a Decade.
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, humans )

Lone
- 1 day ago - bloomberg.com
In the next two years, Tesla and Chevy plan to start selling electric cars with a range of more than 200 miles priced in the $30,000 range. Ford is investing billions, Volkswagen is investing billions, and Nissan and BMW are investing billions.
   

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