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Petition: Make Palm Oil Illegal for the Sake of the Orangutans
Environment  (tags: palm oil industry, Orang Utans, habitat loss, Environmental destruction, animal welfare and rights, prevention of wildlife loss, biodiversity wildlife, ecosystems, monocultures, rainforest conservation, sustainability, responsibility, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
"Orangutans are being killed by widespread deforestation in Indonesia and Malaysia, a practice that makes room for palm oil plantations. In the past 25 years, 76 million acres of Indonesian forests have disappeared. The increasing destruction...
TAKE ACTION: RSPO: We Need a Credible Palm Oil Certification System Now!
Environment  (tags: Palm Oil, Deforestation, forests, rainforests, destruction )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - actions.sumofus.org
Its new public consultation is our chance to call for a credible No Deforestation, No Peatland, No Exploitation certification system.
Petition - Protect Our Communities, Coasts and Climate: Say NO to Seismic Blasting!
Environment  (tags: oil and gas drilling, seismic blasting, harming marine mammals, environmental damages, climate impact, marine ecosystems, wildlife preservation, Healthy Oceans Act, coastal environment, ocean wildlife protection, biodiversity conservation, responsibility )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - engage.us.greenpeace.org
If Trump and his administration get their way, offshore drilling and seismic airgun blasting - a tool used to search the ocean floor for oil and gas deposits - would be found in all of our oceans, putting thousands of marine mammals at risk, fisheries,
Petition - Do Not Weaken Rules for Drilling in Parks!
Environment  (tags: National Parks and Monuments, oil and gas drilling, exploitation of resources, preservation of natural treasures, fragile ecosystems, environmental damages, destruction, prevention of wildlife loss, habitat conservation, pollution, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 5 hours ago - secure.npca.org
After more than seven years of open, transparent discussion, the National Park Service established a strong set of rules for oil and gas companies that drill for privately owned subsurface minerals in our national parks.
Petition: Stop the Destruction of Our Countryside, Now !
Environment  (tags: politics, landscape destruction, countryside, exploitation of resources, Woodland conservation, agricultural sustainability, fragile ecosystems, long-term effect, responsible behaviour, Environmental Defense, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 7 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The political landscape has changed materially and this now needs to be reflected in our long-term planning policies. Vote now to make your voice heard and to protect our countryside from being exploited for profit and greed and from vanishing forever.
Animal Agriculture: Major Cause of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: animal agriculture, Climate Change, animals, destruction, globalwarming, environment, habitat, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - blog.thewellnessuniverse.com
The impact of animal agriculture demands more attention and more action. It not only directly kills more than ten billion animals every year for food in America alone, it indirectly takes the lives of tens of thousands more
Petition - Ask Congress to Provide Hurricane Relief for National Parks and Park Communities
Environment  (tags: national parks, Hurricane Relief, environmental damages, disasters, national park protection, Wildlife conservation, preservation of natural treasures, ecosystems wilderness, prevention of wildlife loss, environmental protection )

Kalliope
- 5 hours ago - secure.npca.org
Our national parks sustained serious damage during Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Several park sites remain closed and damage is estimated to be in the hundreds of millions of dollars, which is comparable to the National Park Service's entire...
The Sacrifice Zones of Hurricane Harvey   video
Environment  (tags: Hurricane Harvey, sacrifice zone, low income, Abby Martin, petrochemical industry, black, latino, no regulation, Texas, flooding )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Abby Martin explores how the petrochemical industry dominates the city and why its low-income, Black and Latino areas are in the highest-risk areas for flooding and pollution, earning them the name sacrifice zones.
MONEY TALKS - Divest the Globe October 23 - 25 VIDEO PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: banks, financing repression, indigenous rights, Human Rights, destruction, environment, humans )

Lone
- 6 hours ago - mazaskatalks.org
We demand banks stop financing repression of indigenous rights, human rights abuses, and desecration of the earth
Petition - Reject Trump's Coal Lobbyist Pick at the EPA
Environment  (tags: epa, coal lobbyists, coal industry, environmental damages, prevention of further pollution, ecosystems, destruction, CO2emissions, global warming, Climate Change, Renewable energies, climate deniers, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 2 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
If you thought Donald Trump's war on the climate and our environment couldn't get any worse, think again. Trump recently nominated coal industry lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to fill the number two spot at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),...
Petition - Don't Pass a Budget That Includes Drilling in the Arctic Refuge!
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, environmental damages, Habitat Destruction, pollution, Arctic Refuge, fragile ecosystems, threatened and endangered species, wildlife losses, Wildlife conservation, prevention of commercial exploitation, responsibilities, protected areas )

Kalliope
- 2 hours ago - act.alaskawild.org
The House and Senate 2018 budgets promote drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. On October 19th, senators voted and failed to pass an amendment to remove this provision, and a list of how they voted can be viewed here.
Vikings Razed the Forests. Can Iceland Regrow Them?
Environment  (tags: iceland, trees, Replanting, vikings, forests, conservation, environment, world )

Lone
- 5 hours ago - nytimes.com
The country lost most of its tres, es long ago. Despite years of replanting, it isnâEUR(TM)t making much progress.
'The Big Dark': Series Of Storms Stretching From China To U.S. Batters Northwest
Environment  (tags: weather, water, oceans, habitat, ecosystems, nature, world )

Wilde
- 17 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A 5,000-mile-long belt of rain is battering the Northwest this week,an "atmospheric river" stretching across the Pacific Ocean from China to British Columbia.
11-Year-Old Becomes âEUR~America's Top Young ScientistâEUR(TM) for Her Sensor Detecting Lead in Water
Environment  (tags: child, Gizmos, technology, tech, GoodNews, goodnews, GoodNews, pollution, water )

Glenn
- 14 hours ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Gitanjali Rao, who was the youngest scientist in this year's competition, hopes to address âEUR" and fix âEUR" the clean water crisis in America.
Spiders, Spiders, and More Spiders...Oh...My!
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, trees, world )

Sharon
- 1 hour ago - justmyblogtalk.com
Sharon, author of justmyblogtalk.com, has an interesting awakening when it comes to spiders and their webs.
   

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