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Bloodbath in the Faroe Waters
Environment  (tags: whales, wildlife, slaughter, oceans, Faroe Islands, Denmark, grindadrap, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society )

Helene
- 1 day ago - blog.seattlepi.com
A Grind just occurred in the Faroe Islands: 33 whales slaughtered, 14 Sea Shepherd volunteers arrested by the Danish Navy for documenting and trying to stop this atrocity. Let the world know.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Alaskan Wildlife From a Mining Disaster - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, EPA, animals, pollution, energy, humans, wildlife )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Tell EPA to prevent a mining catastrophe in Alaska
Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador's Yasuni Rainforests
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 2 hours ago - forests.org
Join in EcoInternet's over decade-long campaign to keep Yanuni National Park ecologically intact and road free.
Large 'Dead Zone' Signals Continued Problems For The Chesapeake Bay (the Day of the Deadly Zones!)
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, conservation, habitat, pollution, protection, nature, oceans, water, world, environment, endangered )

Wild
- 23 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
It began forming in May, when heavy spring rains loaded the rivers and creeks with fertilizer washed from farms and suburban lawns. It grew rapidly over the summer, as a broth of chemicals, animal waste and microbes simmered in the warm, slow-moving water
How Badly Is Fukushima Radiation Damaging the Pacific Ocean?
Environment  (tags: )

Walter L
- 1 day ago - activistpost.com
The Earth is under many human threats -- we are an industrious species -- Fukushima is doing the ocean only harm, and following that logic, at a minimum the health of local species and perhaps wider ecosystems are being affected in a reverse synergy where
Massive Half-Mile-Long Crack Appears in Ground in Northern Mexico
Environment  (tags: Mexico, climate-change, water, graundwater )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
The chair of the geology department at the University of Sonora, in the northern Mexican state where this "topographic accident" emerged, said that the fissure was likely caused by sucking out groundwater for irrigation to the point the surface collapsed.
British Wildlife Photography Awards - in Pictures
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, wildlife )

Alexandra
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
A selection of winning images from this year's BWPA competition
Pennsylvania Finally Reveals 243 Cases Of Drinking Water Contamination By Fracking Chemicals
Environment  (tags: Fracking, Facking Wastes, drinking water contamination, destruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, science, Sustainabililty, water )

Betsy
- 48 minutes ago - earthfirstjournal.org
For the first time, Pennsylvania has made public 243 cases of contamination of private drinking wells from oil and gas drilling operations. Wells in 22 counties effected. Some "accidents" poisoned more than one well, some water "undrinkable".
California Bans Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, GoodNews, government )

Dave
- 22 hours ago - ecowatch.com
The California Senate voted 22-15 late last night to pass a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. The bill, SB 270, will phase out single-use plastic bags in grocery stores......
Coral Damage Goes Deeper in Gulf of Mexico`s Oil Spill Zone
Environment  (tags: water, ecosystems, destruction, Corexit 9500, habitatdestruction, oceans )

John
- 20 hours ago - nbcnews.com
multiple coral communities, up to 22 kilometers from the spill site and at depths over 1,800 meters, were impacted by the spill
Group Trips Across Grand Canyon Will Need Permit
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, hikers )

Alexandra
- 7 hours ago - ph.news.yahoo.com
The permit requirement begins on Sept. 15 and involves any group that publicly advertises a trip from rim to rim.
NY Communities Triumph Over Fracking Industry In Precedent-Setting Case
Environment  (tags: water, Sustainabililty, healthconditions, habitat, pollution )

John
- 19 hours ago - earthjustice.org
As NY high court rules towns can zone out oil and gas operations, trend spreads to other states It is clear that people, not corporations, have the right to decide how their community develops," said Dryden Deputy Supervisor Jason Leifer.
Infographic Compares How Cities Prioritize Urban Parks
Environment  (tags: world, urban, park, cities, oasis, environment, conservation, humans, nature )

Darren
- 12 hours ago - magazine.good.is
City Park Showdown Who's winning in the quest for the perfect urban oasis?
It's World Water Week! Find Out How We're Helping the Flow of Water Around the World
Environment  (tags: world, water, socio-ecomonic, humans, HSBC Water Programme )

Darren
- 1 day ago - thewaterhub.org
Water is a huge and growing global challenge. It is essential to all human activity and a fundamental driver of all socio-economic growth but, as a resource, it is under strain from population growth, development and climate change. Find out more.
   

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