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Fight Against Deforestation and Prevent Climate Change ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: rainforest, protection, climate-change, climate, animals )

- 15 hours ago -
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.
Preserve, Protect and Respect the Amazon Now: Stop Destructive Fracking Leases
Environment  (tags: Amazon deforestation, unique environment, biodiversity hotspots, environmental loopholes, Preserving habitats, protecting forests, Climate Change, CO2emissions, wildlife, nature, Sustainabililty, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

- 1 day ago -
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...
Environment  (tags: queensland, area restoration, environment, ecosystems, protected areas, habitat conservation, Sustainabililty, wildlife, nature, humans )

- 1 day ago -
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,
Applaud Record Fine Against Oil Company Responsible for Massive Spill PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, protection )

- 7 hours ago -
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
Keep Crater Lake Wild!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, animals, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, pollution, protection, endangered, environment, forests, conservation )

- 16 hours ago -
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.
Stop The Urbanization of Green Mountain - Deadline Nov 30. 2015
Environment  (tags: urbanisation, Nature Conservancy, Wildlife Refuge, disturbance, destruction, environmental protection, ecosystems, politics )

- 17 hours ago -
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!
Push for Lifesaving ESA Protections for 17 Species
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, humans, protection, whales, tigers, conservation, ecosystems, habitat )

- 1 day ago -
Push for lifesaving ESA protections for 17 species!
Save Puerto Rico Wetlands From Trash Incinerator
Environment  (tags: Puerto Rico, wetlands, petition, trash, incinerator )

- 1 day ago -
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 Caño Tiburones -- Puerto Rico's largest wetland and a biodiversity hotspot.
Tell Department of Justice: Prosecute Volkswagens Climate Criminals
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, greenhouse emissions, carbon pollution, globalwarming, healthconditions, protection, climate, climate-change )

- 15 hours ago -
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.
Tell the BLM to Prioritize Conservation in Their Planning for Southwestern Utah!
Environment  (tags: Landscape, protect, BLM, petition )

- 1 day ago -
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
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, ecosystems, overdevelopment, activism, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 6 hours ago -
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.
NOAA Declares Third Ever Global Coral Bleaching Event
Environment  (tags: oceans, coral bleaching, ecosystems )

- 1 day ago -
Bleaching intensifies in Hawaii, high ocean temperatures threaten Caribbean corals
Its Not Just Divers and Nature Lovers That Should Be Concerned By Record Coral Bleaching
Environment  (tags: coral bleaching, destruction, environment, biodiversity destruction, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
The third mass coral bleaching event in recorded history is underway signalling a biodiversity disaster on an unprecedented scale
Stop Hilcorp Alaska From Drilling in the Arctic
Environment  (tags: endangered, ethics, protection, animalrights, sadness, humans, conservation, ecosystems )

- 1 day ago -
Stop Hilcorp Alaska from drilling in the Arctic!
TAKE ACTION: Dolphins Need Your Help
Environment  (tags: oceans, wildlife, oceans, marine mammals, Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society )

- 4 hours ago -
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.
How We Can Drastically Reduce Marine Pollution in Our Oceans
Environment  (tags: Plastic trash in ocean )

- 1 day ago -
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.
Petition · Postchef Frank Appel: Stoppen Sie Die Verpackung Von
Environment  (tags: Deutschland, Plastik, Müllvermeidung, Umwelt, Post )

- 7 hours ago -
Stoppen Sie die Plastikverpackung von "Einkauf Aktuell"
New Study Reveals Vulnerability of Homeless Youth to Trafficking - Covenant House
Environment  (tags: habitat, humans, sadness, ethics, protection, government, research )

- 6 hours ago -
New Study reveals vulnerability of homeless youth to trafficking - Covenant House
Worlds Worst Traffic Jam? Thousands of Cars Left Stranded on Motorway in China
Environment  (tags: traffic, china, traffic jam, CO2emissions, environment )

- 1 day ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s carmageddon! This might just be the worlds worst traffic jam
WorldâEUR(TM)s Oceans Face Worst Coral Die-Off in History, Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: Coral Reefs )

- 1 day ago -
Now scientists are warning that itâEUR(TM)s not just Hawaii but the entire world that is in the midst of the worst coral die off in history.
The Next Two Decades Will Make or Break Humanity - Why Are We Waiting to Fight Climate Change?
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, ecology )

- 1 day ago -
We must make fundamental choices now that will shape our future economy and climate.
World's Oceans Facing Biggest Coral Die-Off in History, Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, globalwarming, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, humans, nature, habitat, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, wildlife, Sustainabililty )

- 3 hours ago -
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.
What Causes the Northern Lights Phenomenon?
Environment  (tags: Northern Lights, sun, space )

- 1 day ago -
The Northern Lights are a consequence of activity in the Sun. Occasionally there are large explosions on the Sun and huge amounts of charged particles are thrown out into space
A Journey to the Jianggendiru Glacier - in Pictures
Environment  (tags: Tibetan Plateau, Climate Change, glaciers, environment )

- 1 day ago -
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
Indonesias Joko Widodo Seeks Forest Fire Help
Environment  (tags: destruction, trees, Forest Fires, Indonesia environment, habitatdestruction )

- 1 day ago -
Indonesias president has asked for international assistance to put out forest fires that have sent a thick haze over the region
Why Are So Many Oil Trains Crashing? Track Problems May Be to Blame
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, oil spill, oil explosion, train derailment, train accident, train explosion )

- 9 hours ago -
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.
Bird of the Week: Northern Spotted Owl
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 5 hours ago -
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.

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