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Petition to Tell Congress: Do Not Abolish the Environmental Protection Agency
Environment  (tags: League of Conservation Voters, Oppose H.R. 861 )

Susan
- 1 day ago - actionsprout.io
Now, a climate science denier in Florida is pushing forward a bill 'to terminate the Environmental Protection Agency' H.R. 861. We MUST tell Congress that Americans NEED and WANT the EPA to safeguard our right to clean air, clean water, and public health.
Rainforest Rescue,Stop the Chainsaws,Save the Home of the Woodlark Cuscus
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, conservation, forests, globalwarming, nature, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - rainforest-rescue.org
This little marsupial creature will face extinction if the woodlands are cleared.A small tropical island off Papua New Guinea.abitat in grave danger,speak out to stop forests being felled for lumber & patio furniture!!!!
Take Action: Tell Wells Fargo Divest From the Dakota Access Pipeline
Environment  (tags: humans )

Denise
- 1 day ago - sierra.secure.force.com
Wells Fargo, the second biggest bank in America, is providing $120 million in direct project-level financing for the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). ItâEUR(TM)s time Wells Fargo stood on the right side of history.
UpdateTwin Lakes ,a Huge Victory for the Owls!
Environment  (tags: conservation, success environment, habitatdestruction, nature, ecosystems, trees, water, wildlife )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - change.org
Victory for the owls & people of Colorado. The cihildren in the video will be delighted.Well done to the planning commission for making the right choice. A rare success for conservation over economics.Enjoy your new nature reserve, you worked hard to sa
Big Oil Just Got Their Fantasy Pick to Head the EPA: Make Your Monthly Gift Now to Support Our EPA Defense >>
Environment  (tags: Scott Pruitt, new EPA chief )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - mg.mail.yahoo.com
A judge ordered Scott Pruitt to disclose as many as 3,000 secret emails he sent to his buddies in the fossil fuel industry then before the emails were even disclosed the Senate confirmed Pruitt as Trump's EPA chief.
PETITION: Act Now to Save the 'Teddy' Bear's Home! PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: louisana bears, endangered, protection, conservation, environment, habitat )

Simone
- 1 day ago - support.nature.org
The Louisiana black bear -- the inspiration for the teddy bear -- has made an awe-inspiring comeback from the brink of extinction.
Demise of Stream Rule Will Not Revitalize Coal Industry
Environment  (tags: President Trump, President Obama, Office of Surface Mining's Stream Protec, public health )

Dandelion
- 10 hours ago - sciencemag.org
Environmentalists were outraged earlier this month after the Republican led Congress used an obscure law to erase a new regulation aimed at reducing the environmental damage caused by coal mining.
Push to Evict Remaining NoDAPL Water Protectors Intensifies - Indian Country Media Network
Environment  (tags: NoDAPL, camp evictions, flood plain )

Deborah
- 14 hours ago - indiancountrymedianetwork.com
Push to evict NoDAPL water protectors intensifies
UK Weather: Hottest February Day in 160 Years Predicted With Temperatures of 18°C as Set to Be Hotter Than Egypt
Environment  (tags: weather records, United Kingdom weather, hottest on record, hottest month, UK weather record, climate change, global warming, CO2emissions, CO2, Carbon Dioxide, weather anomolies, Sustainability )

Steven L
- 1 day ago - mirror.co.uk
It won't have been this warm on February 20 since 1857 when Queen Victoria sat on the throne - and the invention of the car was still three decades away
Sea Ice at Record Low in Arctic and Antarctic
Environment  (tags: sea ice melt, sea ice extent, record low sea ice extent, record sea ice extent, artic sea ice extent, artic sea ice record, antartic sea ice record, Antartice sea ice extent, sea ice, global warming, climate change, artic, antartic )

Steven L
- 1 day ago - dw.com
Experts across the world are alarmed at how small the area covered by sea ice has become. They are saying the change is unprecedented - and they're calling for action.
Plains Bison Have Officially Returned to Banff National Park
Environment  (tags: animals, habitat, wildlife, ecosystems, conservation )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - pc.gc.ca
Parks Canada is pleased to announce that on February 1, 2017 bison were successfully translocated to the Panther Valley, in Banff National Park.
Valhalla Wilderness Society Primeval, Enter the Incomappleux, Documentary Taster
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, forests, environment, habitatdestruction, Sustainabililty, protection, wildlife )

Ruth
- 10 hours ago - vws.org
Promeval forest.Conservationists & biologists document the nature (temperate forest) & history of this unique place in BC. 2000yr oldtrees growing since last ice age. .STOP the threat of logging , this should be a National Park its magnificent.See below
Global Ocean De-Oxygenation Quantified
Environment  (tags: Oceans )

Michael
- 5 hours ago - phys.org
Oxygen is an essential necessity of life on land. The same applies for almost all organisms in the ocean.
Deep Sea Mining Gets a Second Look
Environment  (tags: Deep sea mining )

Michael
- 5 hours ago - terradaily.com
The risk of running out of rare earth metals that are essential to modern technology has led to a surge in interest in mining the deep seas.
NASA Defies Trumps Doubts on Climate Science. Identifies New Path for Greenland Meltwater to Ocean
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, ecosystems )

Rob
- 6 hours ago - dailykos.com
Cracks in the Greenland Ice Sheet let one of its aquifers drain to the ocean, new NASA research finds.
Roads Are Driving Rapid Evolutionary Change in Our Environment
Environment  (tags: Look Ma, I'm roadkill! )

Michael
- 5 hours ago - spacedaily.com
Roads are causing rapid evolutionary change in wild populations of plants and animals according to a Concepts and Questions paper published in Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment.
The Ontario Greenbelt Is a Great Success, But Is Its Future Secure?
Environment  (tags: The Ontario Greenbelt )

Michael
- 4 hours ago - sierraclub.ca
Dan and Helen, would head out of Toronto every spring to go hiking in the countryside, often only to find that some previously green space was now a development or a development under construction:
Counterintuitive: Global Hydropower Boom Will Add to Climate Change
Environment  (tags: Hydropower )

Michael
- 3 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Reservoirs emit significant greenhouse gases planet-wide, study finds; researchers urge that new hydropower projects not be christened with green energy label.
Getting There: The Rush to Turn the Amazon Into a Soy Transport Corridor
Environment  (tags: Amazon )

Michael
- 3 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
The AmazonâEUR(TM)s rivers once were sufficient for commerce; now international commodities traders want to build roads, railways and industrial waterways thru the AmazonâEUR(TM)s heart.
   

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