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U.S. Urged to Ramp Up Aid for Agent Orange Clean-Up Efforts in Vietnam
Environment  (tags: war, usa, government, Agent Orange, Vietnam, destruction, pollution, illness, health, environment, warning )

Naoko
- 25 minutes ago - ipsnews.net
A key senator and a D.C.-based think tank are calling for Washington to step up its aid in cleaning up toxic herbicides sprayed by the United States in Vietnam during the war that ended 40 years ago.
Surreal Scenes of the Blazing Wildfire in Washington State - The Washington Post
Environment  (tags: humans, nature, world, weather, ecosystems, habitat, trees, healthconditions, environment, water, wildlife, endangered )

Wilde
- 44 minutes ago - washingtonpost.com
The Sleepy Hollow Fire, which began June 28 near Wenatchee, Wash., has forced hundreds to evacuate the area June 28, 2015 A Douglas County firefighter sprays down the back of a home in Wenatchee, Wash., trying to protect it from burning embers flying off
Vote NO on Legislation to Gut Environmental Protections ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, water, wildlife )

Cher
- 1 hour ago - secure.sierraclub.org
In the same week the House of Representatives rammed through a bill (Whitfield HR 2042) to block the President's Clean Power Plan, the House Republican leadership will debate a bill to fund the Department of the Interior and EPA (H.R. 2822)
GOOD NEWS: New York State Officially Bans Fracking
Environment  (tags: LAW, FRACKING, FRACK IS WHACK, GOOD NEWS, NY, healthconditions, government, GoodNews, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - syracuse.com
After more than seven years of study, the state Department of Environmental Conservation today issued the final document needed to ban the controversial drilling practice, known formally as high-volume hydraulic fracturing.
Protect Rare Wildlife From Post-Fire Logging ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, wildlife, protection, forests )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action below -- urge the Forest Service to reconsider its stance on this issue and protect, not log, rare post-fire habitat on our public lands.

Environment  (tags: politics, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, endangered, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, globalwarming, government, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world, Sustainabililty, habitat, conservation, destruct )

Michael
- 8 hours ago - westernwatersheds.org
Western Watersheds Project works to end destructive harm to public land;WY legislature, controlled by destructive ranching interests passed a law against documenting damage, erosion, pollution, Empty future of desertified land, or healthy ecosystem?
Tell API: Stop the Anti-Clean Air Campaign ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, pollution, clean air )

Cher
- 9 hours ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
The American Petroleum Institute has launched a campaign presenting falsehoods about the costs of strong clean air standards.
'Paris Climate Deal Should Reflect Differentiated Responsibilities'
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, environment, energy, endangered, government, globalwarming, healthconditions, politics, pollution, protection, world, humans, nature, oceans, Sustainabililty, weather, water, green )

Rituraj
- 9 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Developed countries should take the lead by undertaking ambitious emission reduction targets, ministers from the BASIC (Brazil, South Africa, India, China) bloc said as they met for the 20th Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change here over the weekend.
Does AIR Pollution Cause Dementia ???
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy, globalwarming, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, research, science, Sustainabililty )

Frans
- 12 hours ago - motherjones.com
... Cross' monitor measures the presence of microscopic particles suspended in the air. Earlier, in his home, the device reported average concentrations of between 10,000 and 100,000 airborne particles per cubic centimeter of air...
Thousands March in Rome to Celebrate Pope Francis's Call for Urgent Climate Action
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, Pope Francis, acitvism, protection, climate-change )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - ecowatch.com
People of faith, civil society groups and communities impacted by climate change marched together in Rome today to express gratitude to Pope Francis for the release of his encyclical on the environment,
Fracking Expands Under the Radar on Mexican Lands
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, Mexico, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, water, world, energy )

Cal
- 14 hours ago - ipsnews.net
Fracking is quietly expanding in Mexico, unregulated and shrouded in opacity, according to the non-governmental Cartocrítica, which says at least 924 wells have been drilled in six of the countryâEUR(TM)s 32 states âEUR" including 349 in Veracruz.
Found In The Forest: Exploring The Environmental School
Environment  (tags: animals, humans, forests, environment )

Spread
- 18 hours ago - cultureunplugged.com
Found In The Forest is a documentary exploring the Environmental School Project, a new outdoor school that challenges the traditions of education.
Israeli Tech HARBO Cuts Down Response Time To Oil Spills To 20 Minutes
Environment  (tags: oil, protection, clear up, conservation, ecosystems, environment, pollution, protection, research, water, habitatdestruction, oceans )

Penny
- 1 day ago - nocamels.com
According to the US Environmental Protection agency, tens of thousands of oil spills occur every year, and the prevention technology to deal with their aftermath has not changed in over three decades. Moreover, recovery rates continue to hover just be
Corals Adapting to Global Warming: Study
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, wildlife, world, trees, Sustainabililty, weather, science, research, green )

Rituraj
- 1 day ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
At a time when global warming is threatening the very survival of coral reefs, some coral populations already have genetic variants necessary to tolerate warm ocean waters, a new study says.
   

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