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Stop Deforestation of Wilpattu and Madu National Forests, Save Elephants, Leopards, Bears Etc.
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, wildlife habitat loss, Habitat Destruction, Sustainabililty, conservation, animals, CO2emissions, nature, forest protection )

Sabine
- 17 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Wilpattu and Madu forests are currently being rapidly cleared by a powerful politician called Rishad Bathiudeen a minister of Sri Lanka with the help of Qatari funds. Wilpattu forest is a national heritage in Sri Lanka with a great history as the first..
Tell President Obama: Increase MPG Standards! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, energy, environment, government, green, healthconditions, pollution, Sustainabililty )

Frans
- 17 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
For all of the advancements that have been made in the realm of environmental sustainability, the automobile industry practically runs in reverse when it comes to the green movement. It's time to shift gears ...
Politicians Cannot Censor Climate Change! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, government, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, Sustainabililty, world )

Frans
- 17 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
In Florida and Pennsylvania, former government employees are coming forward with allegations saying that they were forced to omit the phrases "climate change" and "global warming" from government documents...
In 50-49 Vote, US Senate Says Climate Change Not Caused By Humans
Environment  (tags: climate-change )

Earths
- 8 hours ago - bangordailynews.com
WASHINGTON -- The Senate rejected the scientific consensus that humans are causing climate change, days after NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration declared 2014 the hottest year ever recorded on Earth.
Stop Selling Toxic Hummingbird Nectar
Environment  (tags: )

Barbara
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Please stop selling toxic hummingbird feeder nectar. The hummingbirds are very beautiful. Please sign!
Plastic Pollution = Cancer of Our Oceans: What Is the Cure?
Environment  (tags: Plastic pollution )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
A recent study estimates that the amount of plastic waste that washes off land into the ocean each year is approximately 8 million metric tons. This ubiquitous material is now permeating the global supply in all major lakes and rivers.
Save the Salish Sea ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, wildlife, humans, protection )

Cher
- 6 hours ago - salishseaaction.org
The Salish Sea is poised to become one of the largest fossil fuel exporters on the planet. Add your name to the growing community of Salish Sea champions on both sides of the border who are taking action together to protect the region from the threats
Amazonian Tribes Unite to Demand Brazil Stop Hydroelectric Dams | World News | The Guardian
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Vivian
- 12 hours ago - theguardian.com
The Munduruku, Apiaká, Kayabi and Rikbaktsa release joint statement as Brazil steps ups efforts to exploit power of the rivers
Billions of Mysterious Creatures Dead Along West Coast
Environment  (tags: water, destruction )

Earths
- 1 day ago - enenews.com
Billions of mysterious creatures dead along West Coast -- "Literally covering all of Oregon coast" -- Washing up from California to Alaska -- Expert: Death totals are staggering, "it's got to be billions"
TAKE ACTION: Close Loopholes to the Coal Industry!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, coal industry, climatechange, globalwarming )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - secure3.convio.net
It is generally accepted by world leaders that to avoid catastrophic climate change, we need to keep global warming below 2 degrees. That means leaving much of our fossil fuel reserves in the ground, according to a recent study by the journal Nature
Epidemic Kills Recently-Contacted TribeâEUR(TM)s Children - Survival International
Environment  (tags: disease, environment, ethics, government, health, humans, illness, prevention, protection, risks, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, green, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, government, protec )

Vivian
- 12 hours ago - survivalinternational.org
A recently-contacted Amazon tribe has been struck down by an epidemic that has left several children dead, and infected dozens more.
"Sustainable Diet" Means a Healthier Food System-Please Sign
Environment  (tags: )

Chrissy
- 10 hours ago - panna.org
Federal officials are considering a new set of dietary guidelines that include not just whatâEUR(TM)s on your plate, but the broader impacts of food choices
Texas Passes Ban on Fracking Bans
Environment  (tags: fracking, fracking ban, Texas, ALEC, climate-change, destruction, environment, politics )

Cat
- 7 hours ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Oh Texas! The Texas state legislature voted yesterday to ban fracking bans.
WORKING DOGS FOR CONSERVATION
Environment  (tags: WORKING DOGS FOR CONSERVATION, WD4c, conservation, dogs, training, wildlife, wild places, world, ball )

Rosie
- 16 hours ago - wd4c.org
The world's best conservation training dogs are trained and put to work to protect wild life and wild places. Working Dogs For Conservation do it so save the world. The dogs do it for the love of a ball. To save wildlife, WD4c start by saving a dog.
The EPA's Power Plant Rule Would Prevent Thousands Of Deaths And Hospitalizations | ThinkProgress
Environment  (tags: climate-change, energy, climatechange, healthconditions, humans, research, science, GoodNews, environment, globalwarming, healthconditions, protection )

Mindy
- 14 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
up to 3 million premature deaths could be avoided each year globally by 2100 if the world aggressively cuts emissions, again because these carbon cuts will also reduce co-pollutants. The US rule could become a model for the world.
'We're Going to Resist': Brazil's Indigenous Groups Fight to Keep Their Land in Face of New Law | World News | The Guardian
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, water, trees )

Vivian
- 12 hours ago - theguardian.com
From downtown São Paulo, the Pico do Jaraguá âEUR" the crest of a mountain ridge on the cityâEUR(TM)s north-western horizon âEUR" looks like a broken tooth, crowned by a towering TV antenna. Just beyond the rocky peak and down a steep, deeply rutted, unmade road
Urine, Not Detergent Causing Disgusting Foam On India's Varthur Lake
Environment  (tags: URINE, FOAM )

Angie
- 11 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
More than 500 million liters of untreated sewage flows into the lake everyday from local homes and businesses, causing a frothy foam so immense that it is overflowing on to the roads, according to the Deccan Herald.
White House Clean Power Plan Would Save Thousands of Lives Each Year
Environment  (tags: climate, globalwarming, environment, Sustainabililty, conservation, CO2emissions, pollution, habitat, GoodNews )

David
- 5 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
A peer-reviewed study backs the White HouseâEUR(TM)s claims for the health benefits of its plan to fight climate change
Could Fracking Spark a Modern-Day Dust Bowl?
Environment  (tags: Fracking and dust bowls )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Oil wells and natural gas may have made individual Americans rich, but they have impoverished the great plains of North America, according to new research.
Cheap Solar Lamps Help Villagers Keep Their Health, and Cut Emissions
Environment  (tags: climate-change, Africa, Kenya, uganda, Solar Tech, Evans Wadongo, Use Solar, Save Livesgreen, healthconditions, climate, conservation, Sustainabililty )

Cat
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
I love this story. MwangaBora solar lamps, created by Evans Wadongo, provide low-cost lighting for villagers, saving their health and money, and helping reduce global emissions from kerosine use
TAKE ACTION: Stop Ocean Acidification: The "Hidden Side" Of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, ocean acidification )

Dogan
- 1 hour ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
As part of a multi-faceted solution, petition the Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service to designate additional Marine Protected Areas âEUR" "national parks for the sea" âEUR" providing marine life with a refuge and a fighting chance
How Fjords Are Helping Curb Global Warming
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, Global Aquatic Research LLC, global warming, GoodNews, nature, oceans, pollution, research, science, University of Washington, world )

Kayleen
- 4 hours ago - csmonitor.com
Fjords from Alaska to Norway soak up damaging carbon from the atmosphere, making these steep-sided inlets a major natural ally in offsetting man-made climate change, new research shows. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Solar-Powered Taxis at the Beach in Charleston, SC
Environment  (tags: environment, solar energy, solar, solar power, beach, animals, climate, South Carolina, science, green, globalwarming, energy, conservation, water )

Val
- 17 minutes ago - sierraclub.org
A couple of dudes have started a solar-powered taxi service on Folly Beach in Charleston, SC. Good times, good news!
   

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