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Protecting the Last Place on Earth - VERY IMPORTANT PETITION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, wildlife, Palm Oil Deforestation )

- 14 hours ago -
SAVE THE LEUSER ECOSYSTEM. A moratorium is urgently needed to halt the destruction of rainforests and peatlands for palm oil expansion in this global biodiversity hotspot.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Our Health, Stop Monsanto
Environment  (tags: pesticides, health, food supply, Monsanto, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 6 hours ago -
The threat is clear -- this poison is used on our food, our fields, our playgrounds, and our streets. Let's get it suspended.
Tell Secretary Kerry: Stand Up for Arctic Wildlife
Environment  (tags: oceans, john kerry, climate change, petition )

- 8 hours ago -
Breaking news: This month, the U.S. will assume the two-year Chair of the Arctic Council. Secretary of State John Kerry, who will Chair the Council, has proposed that the Council focus on combatting climate change and protecting the rapidly
Environment  (tags: fast track, tpp, Trans Pacific Partnership, TPP )

- 1 day ago -
Congress is preparing to allow fast-track approval of the largest international trade agreement in recent history. It's alarming - leaked news reports reveal that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) could weaken our environmental standards
Native Hawaiians Want To Bring Back Environmentally Friendly Burial Practices
Environment  (tags: burials )

- 1 day ago -
Traditional "clean burials" involve cleansing the deceased by fire in a pit and then compressing the skeletal remains, wrapping them in a cloth woven from trees, and burying them in a basket.
Tell the EPA: Ban This Toxic Brain-Harming Pesticide - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Chlorpyrifos, agriculture, EPA, neurotoxic pesticide, reduced iQ, memory impairment, farmworkers, children, petition )

- 1 day ago -
Banned 10 years ago for home and garden, Chlorpyrifos remains one of the most widely used insecticides on American farms today. It poses a major health risk to farmworkers and children in rural communities.
TAKE ACTION:Tell BP to Take Full Responsibility
Environment  (tags: BP Gulf catastrophe, BP Oil Spill )

- 22 hours ago -
The final stage of the BP trial concluded earlier this year, and we're still awaiting a decisionâEUR"or a settlement. Tell BP and its lawyersâEUR"it really is time to stop your challenges, delays, and misleading advertising. It's time to accept responsibility
TAKE ACTION: Tell Nestlé to Stop Depleting California's Precious Water Resources.
Environment  (tags: Nestle greed, bottled water, spring, California Drought )

- 1 day ago -
Yet, Nestlé is bottling water from at least ten natural springs throughout California, including from some of the most drought-stricken areas of the state, and selling it for profit. In places like Sacramento, it's paying less than $0.14 per gallon.
TAKE ACTION: No New Oil, Coal or Gas Leases on Public Lands
Environment  (tags: public land, Oil and gas, Gulf of Mexico, U.S. history )

- 13 hours ago -
The Deepwater Horizon offshore oil drilling rig exploded five years ago today, killing 11 people and spilling millions of barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. It was the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history.
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, green, nature, pollution )

- 13 hours ago -
I have been so angry about Scholl's battery rasp, because I have used only lava rasp for years. This is also question about work; the local people which live next to active volcanos can make it work for them and this way we help unemployment.
Sign for An International Criminal Court of the Environment and Health
Environment  (tags: wildlife, crimes, environment, vote, peace, humanity, united nations, petition )

- 1 day ago -
The Charter calls for the recognition of environmental crimes âEUR" and health related crimes âEUR" as crimes against Humanity and Peace by the United Nations and is now open for signatures by individuals and organizations and will be handed over
TAKE ACTION: Keep Dirty Fuels in the Ground
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, Obama Energy Plan, obama )

- 22 hours ago -
Tell President Obama to truly embrace clean energy and climate action by ensuring dirty fuels remain in the ground.
Environment  (tags: environment, green, nature )

- 12 hours ago -
How many times we have to see around us to see that MOTHER EARTH has given us so many gifts...Have we ever thanked of them??? I think NO, we people take everything like it belongs all to us, if we even see them. So Mother Earth gives us food...
TAKE ACTION: Protect Our Health, Stop Monsanto
Environment  (tags: pollution, monsanto, Glyphosate, carcinogens )

- 6 hours ago -
As citizens around the world we are alarmed that glyphosate is "probably carcinogenic to humans." We call on you to exercise the precautionary principle and immediately suspend approval of glyphosate, present in herbicides like MonsantoâEUR(TM)s RoundUp.
How To Tell If The Article About Climate You Are Reading Is B.S-In Four Easy Steps | ThinkProgress
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, french, globalwarming, humans, climatechange, climate, environment, CO2emissions )

- 1 day ago -
In the run-up to Paris, we may be bombarded with articles about climate change. Here is a way to tell is they are a waste of your time or not.
Children in GM Soy-Growing Area of Argentina Have Genetic Damage
Environment  (tags: world, GMO, pesticides, genetic damage )

- 9 hours ago -
Children exposed to pesticides sprayed in a GM soy-producing region of Argentina have genetic damage, a team of researchers from the National University of Río Cuarto, Cordoba (UNRC), found in a new study.
Almonds Get Roasted in Debate Over California Water Use
Environment  (tags: almonds )

- 1 day ago -
The Almond crop extracts a staggering price from the land, consuming more water than all the showering, dish-washing and other indoor household water use of 39 million Californians.
The Pacific Ocean May Have Entered a New Warm Phase âEUR" and the Consequences Could Be Dramatic
Environment  (tags: oceans, water, Pacific Ocean, warm period )

- 1 day ago -
Earth Day everyday.......Happy Earth Day even President Obama says in a recent video, climate change cannot be ignored
Thanks to the BP Oil Disaster, This Louisiana Barrier Island Is Washing Away.
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, habitat, pollution, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
there's a 2 1/2 minute video at the site about the washing away of the barrier island off Louisiana from poisoning of mangroves by spilled oil
William Shatner Proposes $30 Billion Kickstarter-Funded Pipeline to Solve CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s Water Woes
Environment  (tags: environment, water, Sustainabililty, ecosystems, protection, corruption, humans, society, green, globalwarming )

- 11 hours ago -
How about immediately ending all Oil and Gas activity across and going through California and end all bottled water related production?? Start repairing the problem only after removing the cause makes more sense.
13 BP Oil Spill Quotes That Will Make You Angry All Over Again
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, BP Gulf catastrophe, Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, quotes )

- 7 hours ago -
Today marks 5 years since the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. What have we learned?
Environment  (tags: society, media, culture, ethics, tv, lies, freedoms, propaganda, politics, technology, consumers, dishonesty, investigation, research )

- 7 hours ago -
TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama: No More Coal, Oil and Gas Leases on Public Lands!
Environment  (tags: oil and gas industry, climate-change, public lands )

- 6 hours ago -
Fossil fuel production on public lands is incompatible with stopping runaway climate change. I urge you to issue an executive order that instructs federal agencies to stop granting new and expanded leases to extract coal, oil and gas from public lands
Norway Approves Mine's Controversial Plan to Dump Waste Into Fjord
Environment  (tags: Norway, Fjord, Mine, Tailings, Dumping, Toxins, Salmon Spawning )

- 1 day ago -
Environmentalists promised civil disobedience after Norway's government approved a controversial plan for a mining company to dump millions of tonnes of waste into a fjord.
Breathing Poison in the World's Most Polluted City
Environment  (tags: Delhi, Air Pollution, Particulates, Toxic, Most Polluted City, Human Health, Environment )

- 1 day ago -
Like the rest of the world, those of us in Delhi believed for years that Beijing was the world's most polluted city. But last May, the World Health Organization announced that our own air is nearly twice as toxic.
Dead Pets, Dead Wildlife, Shattered Ecosystems: Your Tax Dollars at Work
Environment  (tags: wildlife, animals, pets, trapping, USDA, accidental killing )

- 1 day ago -
More information emerges regarding the USDA's notorious Wildlife Services, formerly Animal Damage Control, and their deadly means of resolving conflict between landowners and wild animals. The links within the article are very revealing.
A Man Who Dedicated Two Decades of His Life to Oak Trees
Environment  (tags: world, trees, environment, lifestyle )

- 14 hours ago -
Disappearance of trees coupled with a film depicting the once thick forests of his province prompted the retired teacher to take action.
Millions of Jellyfish-Like Creatures Wash Up on Pacific Coast
Environment  (tags: death, environment, pollution, radia-active, Sustainabililty )

- 10 hours ago -
Small, jellyfish-like sea creatures known as by-the-wind sailors--or purple sails--are getting blown onto beaches from California to Washington by the millions.
Murders of Earth's Defenders: The Deadly Trend Continues
Environment  (tags: World, Climate, People Power, Fossil Fuels, Environment )

- 6 hours ago -
'The world is standing idle whilst people on the frontline of the struggle to protect the environment are getting killed'

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