It is absolutely critical that we save the trees and rainforests. When trees are cut down, they can no longer absorb carbon + over one billion people around the world,often impoverished, rely on forests to earn a livelihood.
The Amazon is a unique ecosystem that urgently needs to be preserved, protected and respected as well as the indigenous people that live there and know it well. Extractive and toxic industries that inject poison into the earth will harm all of the web...
This area needs your help. It was once a popular and attractive recreational spot for tourists and locals. We the undersigned support the implementation of an ongoing maintenance program along the esplanade upstream of the bridge, and facilities upgrade,
BP has been fined a record $20.8 billion for their involvement in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010, one of the worst disasters of its type in history. The company, which was found guilty of gross negligence and willful misconduct in 2014, repeated
Crater Lake and the surrounding backcountry needs Wilderness protection now more than ever. With looming threats like logging proposals, noisy helicoptor tours, and off-road ATV use, Crater Lake needs our support.
Green Mountain is a beautiful and scenic retreat. It is being decimated by over development with no regard for the long term effect to this Huntsville Treasure. Let Huntsville City leaders know that we do not approve!
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is considering subsidizing a massive incinerator that would burn more than 700,000 tons of trash per year and pollute CaÃ±o Tiburones -- Puerto Rico's largest wetland and a biodiversity hotspot.
Volkswagon cheated on smog-pollution tests which allowed the equivalent of at least 32.2 million tons of extra carbon pollution be released in to the atmosphere. This greenhouse gas is the equivalent to the emissions of 6.8 million cars. Shame on them.
recreation, scenic vistas, and most ecologically sensitive landscapes in the United States. To protect this landscape, the agency must adopt a management plan that prioritizes conservation for the St. George area. Help advance BLMâEUR(TM)s broader conservation
Merlin Entertainment plans to build a 175 acre amusement park in a middle-class residential neighborhood that is surrounded by many family homes, two public schools two public golf courses, town youth soccer and baseball fields, and crowded roadways.
And seismic blasting is just the first step toward dangerous offshore drilling. Seismic airguns blast sound waves through the ocean to discover oil and gas deposits below the ocean floor, but that's not all they do.
Based upon our framework, we estimate that in 2010, people added eight million metric tons of plastic to the ocean. This is equal to five grocery-size bags filled with plastic going into the ocean along every foot of coastline in the world.
Since 2014, a massive underwater heatwave, driven by climate change, has caused corals to lose their brilliance and die in every ocean. By the end of this year 38% of the worldâEUR(TM)s reefs will have been affected. About 5% will have died forever.
Geologist explorer and environmental activist Yang Yong leads an expedition to the source of the Yangtze to monitor the scale of the damage caused by climate change on the Tibetan plateau and the degradation at the headwaters of Asias longest river
An alarming pattern across North America helps explain the significant rise of derailments involving oil-hauling trains over the last three years, even as railroads are investing billions of dollars in improving the safety of their networks.
This owl is one of three spotted owl subspecies (along with California and Mexican) and is listed as Threatened under the Endangered Species Act. Threats include loss and degradation of habitat and competition with the Barred Owl.