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Paradise Burning
Environment  (tags: climate-change, habitatdestruction )

- 1 day ago -
The wettest rainforest in the continental United States had gone up in flames and the smoke was so thick, so blanketing, that you could see it miles away from WashingtonâEUR(TM)s Olympic National Park.
Margaret Atwood on Climate Change: 'Time Is Running Out for Our Fragile, Goldilocks Planet'
Environment  (tags: margaret atwood, climate-change, climate, climatechange, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment )

- 1 day ago -
The author looks back on what she wrote about oil in 2009, and reflects on how the conversation has changed in a mere six years
Please Sign to Protect National Parks of Argentina
Environment  (tags: conservation, wildlife, habitat, destruction )

- 2 hours ago -
Petitioning the president to help protect the parks and wildlife
PETITION: Final Push for the Protection of Pacific Fishers
Environment  (tags: Endangered Species, habitat, conservation, EPA< environment )

- 2 hours ago -
Protecting the fisher is important. California is home to the majority of the remaining fisher populations on the West Coast, but historic impacts are threatening the fisher with extinction.
Anishinaabe Water Walk August 3 to 7 In Ontario Canada   video
Environment  (tags: Anishinaabe Water Walk, Ontario, Canada, August 3 through 7, pipeline, water pollution )

- 3 hours ago -
The proposed change to pipeline poses serious risk to Anishinaabek Treaty 3 territory which has 30 percent of Ontarios fresh water and supplies major city Winnipeg with its drinking water. Please Join If Nearby Spread the Word.
Shell Begins Drilling in the Arctic With Giant Rig: Legal Challenge to Seattle Lease Is Rejected
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Arctic oil exploration, Big Oil, environment, Mayor Ed Murray, Port of Seattle, Shell Oil )

- 1 day ago -
"The Fennica is now safely on its way to Alaska [where] the Transocean Polar Pioneer commenced initial drilling operations" Thursday at 5:50 a.m. Alaska time.
TAKE ACTION: Emergency Petition: Keep the Ban on Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: bee-killing pesticides, environment, minister, neonicotinoids )

- 1 day ago -
Our bees are in danger. Please overrule the recent decision of environment minister Liz Truss to allow banned bee-killing pesticides back into UK fields.Please stop any exemptions to the European ban on bee-killing pesticides (known as neonicotinoids). Ou
Friends of the Earth Endorses Bernie Sanders for President
Environment  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Friends of The Earth, climate change, president, endorsement )

- 1 day ago -
Our endorsement is based on his deep and unyielding commitment to fighting climate change and, leaving our world a better place for the future.
Save Baby Giraffes Like Kipenzi From Dying in Captivity
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, ethics, cruelty, habitat, humans, protection, healthconditions, conservation )

- 13 hours ago -
Save baby giraffes like Kipenzi for dying in captivity
Jerry Brown Declares State Of Emergency As California Wildfires Rage - Huffington Post
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, climate-change, endangered, habitat, nature, humans, wildlife, water, trees, protection, pollution, forests )

- 1 day ago -
California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) has declared a state of emergency as wildfires blaze in 15 counties across the Golden State. "California's severe drought and extreme weather have turned much of the state into a tinderbox," Brown said in a Fri statement
Oregon Drought Forces Cities to Impose Water Use Cutbacks
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, protection, Sustainabililty, water )

- 21 hours ago -
Oregon;s drought, well underway and growing more dire by the day, has begun to hit municipal water supplies. The scarcity is forcing cities to crack down on residents' water use with tactics that range from creative to compulsory.
Toxic Floods From Coal Mines and Power Plants Hit VietnamâEUR(TM)s Ha Long Bay World Heritage Site
Environment  (tags: Vietnam )

- 21 hours ago -
Ongoing downpours in northeastern Vietnam have resulted in toxic spills and flooding from multiple coal mine and power plant sites in the province surrounding the Ha Long Bay World Heritage Site.
Deforestation in Peru
Environment  (tags: community activism, deforestation, Peru, world, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, GoodNews, wildlife, government )

- 2 hours ago -
How indigenous communities, government agencies, nonprofits and businesses work together to stop the clearing of forests
Not Just Any Wilmar Suppliers Caught Violating No-Deforestation Policy
Environment  (tags: dishonesty, corporate, ethics, environment, deforestation, study, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 2 hours ago -
Yet other Wilmar suppliers are alleged to have cleared rainforest in violation of the palm oil giantâEUR(TM)s sustainability policy, but this time the allegations hit closer to home.
Ice Rapidly Decreasing in Greenland
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climatechange, environment, Greenland, ice melting )

- 1 day ago -
QAANAAQ, northwestern Greenland - Greenland has been rapidly warming, the thick ice sheets that cover its land sharply decreasing along with its glaciers and sea ice.
Climate Models Are Even More Accurate Than You Thought
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, ecosystems, conservation, destruction, endangered, environment, globalwarming, habitat, humans, nature, world )

- 3 hours ago -
Global climate models arenâEUR(TM)t given nearly enough credit for their accurate global temperature change projections. As the 2014 IPCC report showed, observed global surface temperature changes have been within the range of climate model simulations.

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