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Save Lyng Easthaugh Lakes! Don't Build a Holiday Park on County Wildlife Site in Norfolk.
Environment  (tags: Environmental destruction, habitatdestruction, conservation, protection, Wildlife Refuge system, threatened and endangered species, nature, ecosystems )

Sabine
- 20 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Breckland District Council are considering an application to build a holiday park on a County Wildlife Site adjacent to the small hamlet of Lyng Easthaugh in Norfolk. The site was designated by Norfolk County Council in the 1980's and is home to many...
Protect Marine Mammals: Stop Shell's Reckless Arctic Drilling
Environment  (tags: Artic, shell, drilling, marine mammals, environment, pollution, oceans, fishes )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
If an oil disaster happened in the Arctic, it could be a disaster for marine mammals. Tell Secretary Jewell: Stop risky arctic drilling now!
Take Action - BP Has Finally Paid Up
Environment  (tags: BP, oil, spill, money, gulf, conservation )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
The BP settlement agreement of $18.7 billion is big news and an important step toward restoration of the Gulf of Mexico.
Protect Our Resources: Pledge to Conserve Water During California's Drought
Environment  (tags: Water Conservation, water supply, Sustainabililty, water use, Drinkable water )

Sabine
- 20 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Our state's devastating drought is at its worst point yet. Already, Gov. Jerry Brown has called for a 25% statewide reduction in water use - and now summer, the peak season for water use in our state, is upon us.
This Dome in the Pacific Houses Tons of Radioactive Waste -- and It's Leaking
Environment  (tags: Marshall Islands, Asia Pacific, Climate change, Nuclear waste, Indigenous peoples, Oceans )

Judy
- 11 hours ago - theguardian.com
The Runit Dome in the Marshall Islands is a hulking legacy of years of US nuclear testing. Now locals and scientists are warning that rising sea levels caused by climate change could cause 111,000 cubic yards of debris to spill into the ocean
The West Is Literally On Fire, And The Impacts Could Be Widespread
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, globalwarming, healthconditions, pollution, water, trees, habitat, ecosystems, destruction, animals, healthconditions, nature, wildlife )

MmAWAY
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
As expected, the 2015 wildfire season has meant more bad news for drought-stricken Western states. As of June 30, 45 wildfires large active wildfires burned from Alaska down to Arizona and as far west as Colorado.
Tell Your Senators: The Oil Export Ban Must Stand
Environment  (tags: oil export ban, climate, climate-change, oil spills, public health, drilling, carbon )

Lone
- 7 hours ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Murkowski and Inhoffe aren't interested in our pain at the pump. Just like they're not interested in climate chaos, oil spills and public health. They're only interested in drilling up every bit of carbon under the ground and selling it,
P Set To Pay Largest Environmental Fine in US History for Gulf Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: GUlf Oil Spill, Penalties for BP, BP Gulf spill, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, water )

Cal
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
The British company will pay $18.7 billion to be divided among affected states, and earmarked for cleanup projects.
CO2 Emissions Threaten Ocean Crisis
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, CO2emissions, oceans, nature, environment )

Ray
- 12 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A major report warns life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut
The University of WA Is Still Intent on Seeking Approval for a Residential Estate in Underwood Avenue Bushland in Shenton Park
Environment  (tags: western australia, bushland, wildlife, petition, underwood avenue, kingspark )

Scooby
- 18 hours ago - change.org
The Banksia, Jarrah and Tuart bushland is part of the already fragmented original link from Kings Park to Bold Park.
Turn Shell's Drillships Around!
Environment  (tags: destruction, habitat, protection )

Linda
- 5 hours ago - sierra.force.com
If Shell can't stop one oil disaster after another in Nigeria, how are they supposed to operate safely in the remote Arctic? In the last year alone, Shell reported 204 spills in the Niger Delta. And that doesn't even begin to demonstrate the trauma...
Trouble at Mendocino Redwood Company
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, humans, nature, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, climate-change, environment, forests, politics, pollution, Sustainabililty, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world )

Michael
- 1 day ago - theava.com
Tree-killer conflict politics. Mendocino/Humboldt redwoods hired a SierraPacific mgr who might be instituting more damaging policies in this less-destructive, more environmentally tractable corp. (SP, Red Emmerson, alone chops 1/50th of California)
4 Ways to Lower Your Energy Bill This Summer - DailyFinance Savings Experiment
Environment  (tags: cooling, lowering bills )

Deborah
- 14 hours ago - dailyfinance.com
Summertime cooling tips for lowering costs.
Turtle-Cam Reveals Unique View of Great Barrier Reef - BBC News
Environment  (tags: oceans, water, nature, GoodNews )

Glenn
- 10 hours ago - bbc.com
It shows you how beautiful our planet is.
Heat Turns Wild Genetic Male Reptiles Into Functional Females
Environment  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, animals, investigation, conservation, ecosystems, climate-change, globalwarming, humans, nature, protection, wildlife, habitat )

Rituraj
- 3 hours ago - sciencenews.org
Some genetically male Australian bearded dragons are growing up as fully functional females in the wild âEUR" the first reptiles confirmed to reverse sex under natural conditions.
Success: Texas Bans Shark Finning
Environment  (tags: protection, humans, animalwelfare, ecosystems )

Julie
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Success: Texas bans shark finning.
This Man âEUR~GrewâEUR(TM) a Church From Living Trees
Environment  (tags: religion, trees, nature, GoodNews )

Glenn
- 11 hours ago - yahoo.com
Nothing praises God more than showing your love of nature.
New Species of Songbirds Evolving in Western Ghats, Says Study
Environment  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, GoodNews, habitat, protection, humans, investigation, conservation, nature, ecosystems, forests )

Rituraj
- 4 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Interspersed with "sky islands" and large valleys, the unique topography of Western Ghats is aiding evolution of new species of songbirds, a recent study shows.
Pope Francis: Call on Ecuador to Protect the Amazon and Its Peoples - Amazon Watch
Environment  (tags: destruction, climate-change, energy, humans, habitatdestruction, pollution, wildlife )

Alice
- 1 hour ago - amwt.ch
Yasuni is home to EcuadorâEUR(TM)s last communities living in voluntary isolation and is one of the most biodiverse areas of the planet. PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Turn Shell's Drillships Around!
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, wildlife, pollution )

Alice
- 52 minutes ago - sierra.force.com
Hundreds of thousands of people have been affected by oil pollution in the air, soil, drinking water, and fisheries. IMPORTANT !!!!! PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
   

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