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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With the UN on Climate Action
Environment  (tags: climate change, UN Conference on Climate Change, activism, activismenvironment, weather, environment, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - change.org
On September 23, a Climate Summit called by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will bring together the world's leaders to spur action to address climate change and build momentum toward reaching a new global agreement in Paris late next year.
Protect Brown Bear Habitat From Toxic Mining ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - online.nwf.org
Please edit and send the message below, urging the Environmental Protection Agency to protect the wildlife of Alaska's Bristol Bay by stopping Pebble Mine.
Demand Justice for the Assassination of the Indigenous Environmental Protesters in Brazil and Peru - The Petition Site
Environment  (tags: anti logging, illegal logging trade, Indigenous Peoples Rights )

Slava
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
On Sep 9 2014 Edwin Chota along with three Asheninka natives were reported dead murdered by Illegal Loggers. All this while the natives were in the middle of a legal battle regarding rights to the lands that are habited by the Amazon rainforest.
Tell Stephen Harper to Protect Canada's Lakes and Rivers
Environment  (tags: water, lakes, rivers, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, climate-change, green, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 1 day ago - action.ndp.ca
Canada has one of the world's largest supplies of fresh water. But instead of preserving this resource for future generations, Stephen Harper's Conservatives have stripped protection from most of Canada's waterways.
URGENT ALERT: Don't Let Congress Derail Climate Action ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, climate, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - secure2.edf.org
While the EPA is tirelessly working to finally put national limits on carbon pollution from America's power plants, the House of Representatives is voting on 13 bills assaulting the environment and public health.
Kenyan Wangari Maathai: The Tree Lady & First Environmentalist To Win The Peace Prize   video
Environment  (tags: Wangari Maathai, tree planting, Green Belt Movement, Kenya, Africa, Nobel Peace Prize, animals, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, forests, healthconditions, government, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world )

Betsy
- 1 hour ago - youtube.com
Wangari Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement and the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. Her books include: The Green Belt Movement; Unbowed: A Memoir; The Challenge for Africa; and Replenishing the Earth. My 6th environmentalist posting.
Save the Grand Canyon's Sacred Falls and Springs
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, endangered, energy, ecosystems, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, falls, Grand Canyon )

Sara
- 1 day ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action -- urge the Forest Service to say no to this destructive project and support the continued preservation of the Grand Canyon watershed.
We're 20 Years Away From Catastrophe, Says PricewaterhouseCoopers
Environment  (tags: Pricewaerhousecoopers, accounting giant, Low Carbon Economy Index report, climate disaster )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
This Legendary Accounting Firm Just Ran the Numbers on Climate Change. With every year that passes, we're getting further away from averting a human-caused climate disaster, per the Low Carbon Economy Index report just released by this accounting giant.
Save Polar Bears By Ending Artic Drilling - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: Polar bears, Artic, drilling, climate, environment )

Scooby
- 8 hours ago - forcechange.com
The Arctic is home to a variety of animals that have evolved and adapted to the region's harsh, frigid climate. These animals include humpback whales, caribou, narwhals, walruses, and of course, polar bears.
One Step Closer to a San Gabriels National Monument: Thank the Forest Service ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, forests )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Tell the U.S. Forest Service and Secretary Tom Vilsack of the Agriculture Department thank you for listening to local and national voices in support of a San Gabriel Mountains National Monument!
Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation
Environment  (tags: tropical forest, deforestation, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wi )

Sara
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Nearly 200,000 square kilometers of tropical forest (the equivalent of five football fields)is being lost every minute due to illegal deforestation.Sign the petition to urge Robert Hoff, Minister-Counselor of Foreign Agricultural Affairs, to stop this now
Tell Canadian PM Stephen Harper: Stop Tar Sands Destruction ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Sign the petition urging Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to end this destruction and start protecting our climate.
Argentina Cancer Deaths Well Above the National Average in Heavily GMO-Planted Areas
Environment  (tags: Argentina, biotechnology and GMO, herbicide, agri-chemical use, cancer, cancer deaths, )

Judy
- 20 hours ago - globalresearch.ca
"...Cancer cases are multiplying as never before in areas with massive use of pesticides."
Thwarting the Coal Industry's Toxic Rein of Terror
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, humans, nature, habitat, green, government, habitatdestruction, climate, climate-change, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, world, coal industry )

Sara
- 4 hours ago - wg.convio.net
A prohibition on toxic orange clouds is a promise for our health, safety, and welfare. Please, take the simple and effective step of ensuring that poisonous blasting emissions are kept in check at coal mines throughout the nation.
NASA Claims Cars Main Cause of Climate Change Written By Ken Green Burridge on 17 February 2014
Environment  (tags: climate, CO2 emissions, ecosystems, energy, environment, animals, endangered, nature, world, Sustainable )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - evtopia.org
"A 2010 study led by Nadine Unger of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York City offers a better way to understand what's changing the Earth's climate by comparing and weighing in the climate impacts by different...."
Sustainable Palm Oil: Stop Endorsing Greenpalm Certificates!
Environment  (tags: Green palm, Rainforests, palm oil, Orangutans, sustainable )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - change.org
Corporations are buying palm oil from destroyed forests and driving animals to extinction while using GreenPalm certificates to claim their palm oil is "sustainable."
This Blue Dot Is Our Only Home ACTION
Environment  (tags: Canada, The Blue Dot, David Suzuki, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, habitat destruction )

Nancy
- 2 hours ago - bluedot.ca
This growing movement of Canadians calls upon their local communities to pass municipal declarations respecting people's right to live in a healthy environment.
Save the Grand Canyon's Sacred Falls and Springs
Environment  (tags: )

Tinti
- 1 day ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please sign
We Need System Change to Stop Climate Change
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Direct Action, Revolutionary Action, System Change, Past Failures, Anthropogenic Climate Disruption )

Brian
- 1 day ago - socialistworker.org
"HOW CAN we organize ourselves to carry out a social and ecological revolution on a planetary scale? As we approach the midpoint of the second decade of the 21st century, knowing the urgency of our project, its all-encompassing nature, the legacy..."
Stunning Images Reveal Mining Operations Destroy Far More Than They Produce
Environment  (tags: diamond mining, Copper Mining, copper mines, South Africa, mining destruction )

Beth
- 3 hours ago - news.distractify.com
Is the social and environmental destruction of these mines--spurred by our own demand for sparkly jewelry and fancy electronics--really worth it? You be the judge.
Ocean Algae Can Evolve Fast to Tackle Climate Change
Environment  (tags: world, water, Sustainabililty, science, research, protection, oceans, nature, humans, habitat, climate-change, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, climate, environment, pollution, oceans, algae, evolve, temperature, acidification )

Darren
- 1 day ago - scientificamerican.com
OSLO (Reuters) - Tiny marine algae can evolve fast enough to cope with climate change in a sign that some ocean life may be more resilient than thought to rising temperatures and acidification, a study showed.
Why We March: Stepping Forth for a Planet in Peril
Environment  (tags: US, Direct Action, Mass Protest, Climate Change )

Brian
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
"On Sunday, September 21st, a huge crowd will march through the middle of Manhattan. It will almost certainly be the largest rally about climate change in human history, and one of the largest political protests in many years in New York."
These Innovative Ride-Sharing Services Are Great for You (and the Environment)
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, taxi services, Apps )

Alexandra
- 3 hours ago - greenerideal.com
On-demand taxi services like Uber and Hailo have been turning the established cab industry on its head, and ruffling some feathers along the way.
Federal Agencies Saving Surprising Amounts of Energy
Environment  (tags: energy, green, government )

Elle
- 14 hours ago - justmeans.com
According to a white paper by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), actions that have already been taken, are planned, or that are now underway, could have a net present value, through 2040, of $2.6 trillion.
This Changes Everything--Including the Anti-Fracking Movement
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, ecosystems, globalwarming, healthconditions, weather, wildlife, Sustainabililty, green )

Linda
- 2 hours ago - ecowatch.com
This Changes Everything is a literary enactment of the old adage that every crisis is an opportunity in disguise.The opportunity is to remake that economic system, which, even before it went berserk on Earth's climate, wasn't really meeting human needs.
   

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