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Petition - Demand Cleanup of Toxic Waste From Oil Sand Mining
Environment  (tags: oil sand mining, toxic waste, clean up action, accountability, environmental damages, prevention of further pollution, responsible behaviour, environmental consequences, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Clean up and contain over one trillion liters of toxic waste currently being held in open, unlined ponds in Alberta. An estimated 2.5 million barrels of oil are extracted every day from the oil sands of Alberta. This extraction process is inefficient...
Petition - Plant Trees in Cleveland to Reduce Air Pollution and Improve Health
Environment  (tags: Reforestration, tree planting, Woodland conservation, carbon emissions, Air pollution, Health issues, prevention of further pollution, fragile ecosystems, reduce emissions, environmental protection, sustainable forestry, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 22 hours ago - forcechange.com
Plant trees to improve physical and mental health, reduce energy costs, and promote urban biodiversity. Cleveland is one of the top ten U.S. cities in terms of air pollution. Air pollution is associated with increased risk of heart and lung disease;
Stand With Nebraska Against the Keystone XL~ Petition~
Environment  (tags: environment, Keystone Oil Pipeline, oil spill disaster, Ogallala water aquifer, destruction, nature )

Beryl
- 21 hours ago - act.nrdc.org
The Keystone pipeline just spilled 210,000 gallons of toxic tar sands oil in South Dakota and President Trump and his oil industry allies are still pushing ahead with the bigger, riskier proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline...
Petition - Tell Your Members of Congress to Oppose Any Legislative Attempt to Weaken ESA Protections for Species Affected By...
Environment  (tags: esa, pesticide spraying, Environmental Pollution, animal welfare and rights, prevention of further pollution, species at risk, harmful chemicals, fragile ecosystems, insecticides, Habitat preservation, stronger protection laws, Wildlife conservation )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - secure.defenders.org
Before the days of the Environmental Protection Agency and the enactment of the Endangered Species Act (ESA), the unregulated, widespread use of pesticides killed countless wildlife and endangered human lives. The use of toxic pesticides like DDT sent...
24 Hours of Reality
Environment  (tags: climate change, 24 hours reality, Be The Voice of Reality, Dec. 4-5, Al Gore )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - climaterealityproject.org
On December 4-5, we are bringing the world together for one full day to tell the stories of citizens taking action to end the climate crisis with 24 Hours of Reality: Be the Voice of Reality. Sign on.
PETITION -- Help Increase Our Donations of Drinking Water to Countries in Need
Environment  (tags: drinking water, donations, countries in need, petition, votes, government of canada, environment, humans, healthconditions )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - change.org
Once this petition gains enough votes, we will send it to the Government of Canada to let them know that even a small group can make a difference in other people's lives.
Oceans May Host Next Wave Of Renewable Energy
Environment  (tags: oceans, energy, renewable energy, wave energy, federal government, Department of Energy, conservation, environment, humans, Sustainabililty, world )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - npr.org
The fledgling wave energy industry is getting a boost from the federal government. The Department of Energy is spending up to $40 million to build a wave energy test facility off the Oregon coast.
Alberta Cheese Maker Harnesses the Sun to Make Gouda
Environment  (tags: commercial, solar, alberta, cheese maker, gouda, conservation, environment, humans, world, caada )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - alberta.ctvnews.ca
Well-known and well-loved by those who've sampled their cheeses, Sylvan Star Cheese does more than create exceptional cheese, they've also become leaders in solar sustainability.
   

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