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Stop S.2206, Which Would Remove Protection From National Forest Land in Montana
Environment  (tags: national parks, Montana, wildlife, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill would remove protection from nearly 450,000 acres (over 18,000 hectares) of national forest land in Montana. The lands have been protected for nearly 40 years as wilderness study areas.
Stop S.1222, Which Prevents Taxpayers From Being Compensated for Disposed Federal Lands
Environment  (tags: wilderness, national parks, greed, privatization, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill would exempt 8,000 acres of federal land from laws requiring taxpayers to be compensated when federal lands are sold or disposed of.
Stop S. 1481, Which Would Give Public Lands in Alaska Away to Private Corporations
Environment  (tags: Alaska, national forests, privatization, exploitation of resources, ecological destruction, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill would hand over or trade more than 130,000 acres (almost 53,000 hectares) of the Tongass National Forest - the nation's largest national forest - to private timber corporations.
Click At Brother Earth To Help Protect The Environment
Environment  (tags: conservation, protection, globalwarming, click to donate )

Sue
- 12 hours ago - brotherearth.com
You choose from several different options which project you would like to support. Show the planet a little love and click today.
Petition - Save the Noah's Ark of the South Pacific!
Environment  (tags: French Polynesia, atoll, mining interests, phosphate, commercial exploitation, prevention of habitat destruction, prevention of environmental damages, wildlife refuges, Nature and Ecosystems, Sustainable Development, wildlife preservation, protection )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Makatea Atoll in French Polynesia is a veritable treasure trove of nature in the middle of the South Pacific. That may soon be history, however - an Australian company wants to mine the tiny island for phosphate to produce synthetic fertilizer.
Tell Congress: Stop Trump's Dirty, Dangerous Offshore Drilling Plan
Environment  (tags: offshore drilling, Oil Spills, Coastal areas, coastal communities, protected areas, commercial exploitation, dirty energy projects, prevention of pollution, stronger protection, ocean wildlife, Habitat preservation, Sustainable Development )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - act.nrdc.org
President Trump and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's latest handout to the oil industry is their five-year offshore drilling plan that would auction off huge swaths of the Arctic, Atlantic, and Pacific Oceans and the Gulf of Mexico to private oil companies
Sign : Help Protect Oceans and Wildlife From Offshore Oil Drilling
Environment  (tags: environment, oceans, wildlife, protection, offshore drilling )

Katie
- 1 day ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
The Trump administration is paving the way for catastrophe for our oceans, coastlines and wildlife.
Republicans Advance Three Bills Attacking Forests, Public Lands @Alternet
Environment  (tags: republicans, Flake, Murkowski, Daines, public lands, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, nature, politics, pollution, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Laura
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
These lawmakers are completely out of touch with the vast majority of Americans, who oppose the assault on public lands. The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources will consider legislation Wednesday...
Sign : Pledge to Defend the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, Arctic )

Katie
- 1 day ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
We, the American people, oppose drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, our nation's largest and wildest refuge.
VIDEO - Update on Nestlé: Michiganders Mobilize to Take Back Public Water
Environment  (tags: nestle, michigan, Public Water, local wetlands, streams, natural springs, conservation, environment, humans )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ideapod.com
Last week, the Michigan DEQ told Nestlé to reexamine how its proposal to take more water would impact the local wetlands, streams and natural springs
Petition - Kill Trump's Budget Before It Kills the EPA
Environment  (tags: epa, funding, budget cuts, environmental programs, ecological sustainability, stronger protection laws, longterm effects, forest conservation, Habitat preservation, biodiversity, prevention of wildlife loss, Sustainable Development, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
Fight EPA cuts that would eliminate vital environmental programs and personnel. Once more, the Trump administration is launching a wholesale assault on the agency tasked with protecting our environment. In addition to slashing nearly every aid program...
Petition - Take Back the EPA to Protect Us All
Environment  (tags: epa, Environmental issues, impacts, clean air standards, clean water, chemical spill, prevention of pollution, health conditions, environmental protection, forest conservation, stronger regulations, stronger protection laws, Sustainable Development )

Kalliope
- 13 hours ago - org2.salsalabs.com
All Americans should feel confident that the EPA is protecting the water we drink, the air we breathe, and making sure that products we use everyday won't make us sick or cause cancer. Trump is trying to destroy the EPA's effectiveness, with the help...
Petition - Tell Interior Secretary Zinke and the U.S. Forest Service Chief Tooke to Protect the Boundary Waters Canoe Area...
Environment  (tags: billionaires, mining projects, leases, Copper Mining, wilderness preservation, water contamination, environmental damages, prevention of pollution, prevention of wildlife loss, rivers and streams, Watersheds, longterm effects, Sustainable Development )

Kalliope
- 13 hours ago - wildernesswatch.salsalabs.org
On the Friday before Christmas, the Trump Administration released a new legal opinion that may allow the renewal of two mining leases adjacent to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness so a company owned by a Chilean billionaire can construct a...
Petition - Take Action for Our Ocean
Environment  (tags: NOAA, Federal Funding, budget cuts, Ocean Protection, marine biodiversity, rehabilitation, Environmental Impacts, coastal zones, coastal communities, Habitat preservation, ecological sustainability, stronger protection, wildlife preservation, prevention )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - takeaction.oceanconservancy.org
One billion dollars cut! We are shocked that the President's budget, just released, recommends a $1 billion cut to NOAA--taking away valuable resources from coastal and ocean needs. The proposed budget cuts mean that federal funds to support ocean...
One Million Trees Pledged to 'Trump Forest' to Offset President's Anti-Climate Agenda
Environment  (tags: Trump, trees, reforestation, climate-change, protection )

Nita
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Trump Forest--a global reforestation project aiming to offset President Trump's anti-climate policies--has reached 1 million trees after thousands of pledges from around the world.
A Fairer World May Mean More Modest Dreams
Environment  (tags: modest dreams, agriculture, enough for all, fairer world )

Sheryl
- 12 hours ago - truthdig.com
Basically live simply so other can simply live. Article touches on how our agriculture needs to change, waste needs to stop, because at this rate we need 2 to 6 Earths to remain just the way we are and for many that is not a good place.
In Blow to Monsanto, Arkansas Ban on Controversial Herbicide to Remain
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, weedkiller, wildlife, ecosystems, GoodNews )

Nita
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Monsanto lost its bid to overturn Arkansas' ban on dicamba, a controversial weedkiller linked to extensive damage to famers' crops in the state as well as several other states.
Petition - Halt Logging NOW
Environment  (tags: NEW SOUTH WALES, logging practices, prevention of woodland loss, forest conservation, commercial exploitation, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention of habitat destruction, environmental damages, ecological sustainability, longterm effects, protection )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - nature.org.au
Forests are the lungs of the world and a touchstone that connects us to nature and our ancient past. But after more than 200 years of exploitation, only a fraction of our magnificent forests remain. Logging and other types of land clearing are the...
TAKE ACTION - How You Can Get Free Flights to Puerto Rico and Texas to Help With Storm Cleanup
Environment  (tags: Puerto Rico, texas, storm cleanup, volunteers, free flights, destruction, environment, humans, nature )

Lone
- 1 day ago - globalcitizen.org
âEURoeOur volunteer model is pretty unique in the fact that we provide a free and open door opportunity.. ALSO: Call on World Leaders to Help Millions of People Affected by Extreme Weather
Demand Emergency Order for Salish Sea Orcas
Environment  (tags: seas, oceans, sea life, petitions, letters )

Freya
- 1 day ago - davidsuzuki.org
Salish Sea orcas face threats that imperil their ability to survive, but the time for action is running out.
Quebec Places New Restrictions on Pesticides in Bid to Protect Honeybees
Environment  (tags: quebec, bees, restrictions, pesticides, Honey Bees, farmers, agronomist, crops, animals, conservation, environment, endangered, pollution, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - cbc.ca
Under the changes, farmers will have to get permission from a certified agronomist before using certain pesticides on crops.
Ask Your Senator to Take EPA to Task | Pesticide Action Network
Environment  (tags: pesticides, children, farmworkers, EPA regulation )

Nita
- 2 hours ago - panna.org
Now EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is putting these new rules on hold -- ignoring both scientific evidence and the normal policy process.
   

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