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500 Year Old Forest to Be Clearcut for 3-Day Event
Environment  (tags: old-growth forest, logging, clearcutting, endangered, habitat destruction, climate, protection, forests, ecosystems, climate change, Olympics, Olympic Committee, South Korea, 2018 )

Diana
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Please sign the petition asking that Mount Gariwang is protected and not clearcut to make way for an Olympic venue that will only be used for three days during the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
Stop Nestle From Sucking Oregon Dry
Environment  (tags: water, Oregon, wildfires, greed, natural resources, Northwest, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - community.sumofus.org
Nestlé is closing in on a lucrative water privatization deal that will hand it millions of gallons of some of the cleanest drinking water in drought-ravaged Oregon -- permanently.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the Obama Administration: Protect Bryce Canyon From Coal Mining
Environment  (tags: Strip mining, coal mining, strip coal mining )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - ci5.googleusercontent.com
Corporations like Alton Coal will stop at nothing to dig up every lump of coal they can get their hands on, no matter what the cost to people or the planet. And as long as they are allowed to keep drilling, our planet will keep warming.
Seismic Waves
Environment  (tags: Greenpeace, seismic waves, massive sound cannons, unimaginable loud sound waves, Arctic wildlife )

Rosie
- 10 hours ago - boom.greenpeace.org
The wondrous Arctic wildlife is facing a threat that is invisible to the eye. Massive sound cannons shooting unimaginably loud sound waves at the seabed in the hopes of finding oil and gas, soon to be outdated forms of energy. A Greenpeace crew will watch
Aerial Killing of Wolves in Alaska
Environment  (tags: wolves, aerial, killing, ecology, destructive, environment )

Azle
- 1 day ago - secure.defenders.org
The killing of wolves is an inhumane and destructive practice.
Breaking, Dead Seals Trst Positive to Radiation!   video
Environment  (tags: environment )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
This is sad news that seals are affected in USA over Fukushima nuclear disaster! what next?
Tar Sands in Utah? Oil Industry Comes Knocking at Uintah and Ouray Reservation
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, tar sands, development, energyindustry, indigenous rights, wildlife, conservation, animals )

Cal
- 17 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
As scientific researchers continue to press for a reduction in oil sands development across North America, tribes such as the Uinta Ouray Ute Tribe could face hard decisions as oil sands development comes knocking.
Dutsch Citizens Just Sued Their Government On Climate Change and They Won!
Environment  (tags: dutsch, citizens, suing, government, climate-change, climatechange, environment, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - facebook.com
886 Dutch citizens, including teachers, entrepreneurs, grandparents and students united to sue their government for its inaction on climate change. In a decision likely to reverberate across the world,
The Rarest Flowers in the World
Environment  (tags: conservation, Flowers, forests, habitat, nature, protection, world )

Frans
- 3 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
Flowers are one of nature's greatest gifts to the world, with different varieties displaying a huge range of colors, shapes and scents for us all to enjoy. But there are some extraordinary flowers that are much more rarely found than others...
Barack Obama Defends Decision to Allow Shell to Drill for Oil in Arctic - Video
Environment  (tags: obama, oil drilling.renemable energy, destruction, pollution, habitat destruction, climate-change, ethics, politicsenergy )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
US president Barack Obama defends the decision to allow the oil company Shell to drill in the Arctic Ocean. Speaking during his weekly televised address on Saturday, Obama says the US economy needs oil and gas until it can make the transition to renewable
ShellâEUR(TM)s Arctic Drilling Is the Real Threat to the World, Not Kayaktivists
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, conservation, climate-change, activists, environment, humans, habitatdestruction, globalwarming )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Shell has one or two rivals for the title of PlanetâEUR(TM)s Most Irresponsible Company, but itâEUR(TM)s definitely the most ironic. The grand irony, of course, is that, having watched the Arctic melt as global temperatures rose, Shell was first in line to drill
Don't Believe the Hype. Coal Employs Fewer People Than McDonald's
Environment  (tags: coal mining and death, environment, bad business )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
âEUR~Anyone who has ever seen an open cut coal mine will understand why they donâEUR(TM)t create a lot of jobs. Work that was once done by men with picks and shovels is now done by explosives and enormous machines.
ENVIRONMENT Plea to Paris: Water Must Be Central to the Global Climate Agreement
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, globalwarming, oceans, protection, research, science, world, weather, water )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
As World Water Week came to a close, water policy experts urged climate negotiators to ensure that water is thoroughly integrated in the global 2015 climate agreement.
Hawaii's Newest Power Plant Uses Ocean Temperatures to Generate Energy
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, conservation, humans, nature, pollution, healthconditions, protection, GoodNews, government, green, oceans, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, water, research, world, trees, forests, CO2emissions, animals, wildlife, habitatdestru )

Leopold
- 5 hours ago - sciencealert.com
As the demand for renewable energy grows, approaches that have previously gone out of fashion are coming back into vogue, and that includes Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) - the process powering a new power plant in Hawaii. OTEC takes advantage
TAKE ACTION: Barack Obama: Stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership Law!
Environment  (tags: President Obama, Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) )

Dogan
- 3 hours ago - change.org
President Barack Obama This for the anime community, while I like most parts of the TPP(trans-pacific partnership),there is one part of the law that me and many anime fans lose our comman scene.
The Katrina Oil Spill Disaster: A Harbinger for the Atlantic Coast?
Environment  (tags: Louisiana )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
8 million gallons of oil spilled onto the ground and into waterways from Louisiana to Alabama. Both of those incidents have since been surpassed by the 2010 BP spill in the Gulf, which affected some of the same areas as the Katrina spill.
Why Are Climate Groups Only Focused on 50% of the Solution?
Environment  (tags: Climate Groups )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Yet I, along with many others, must still ask: Will your plan win the race against time to avert climate chaos?
Two Wrongs DonâEUR(TM)t Make a Right
Environment  (tags: Gillnets )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - pewtrusts.org
Some argue that killing mammals in U.S. waters, such as this pilot whale entangled in a drift gillnet used to target swordfish off California, is better than importing seafood from even deadlier foreign fisheries. But this is faulty logic.
   

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