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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Construction of Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy, protection )

- 9 hours ago -
Known as Port Ambrose, this LNG port facility, if approved, will be located 19 miles off the coast of New York and 29 miles from the coast of New Jersey.
Say 'Shell No' to Oil Trains in the Northwest PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Shell wants to bring mile-long trains full of highly toxic and explosive crude oil from Canada and North Dakota to its refinery in Washington state.
Stop Bomb Trains in California PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Take action below -- urge Benicia's planning department to protect our communities and say no to oil trains in California.
Tiny Beads, Big Problem: Is There Plastic in Your Facewash?
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, oceans )

- 1 day ago -
From the threat plastic shopping bags post to marine life, to the infamous Pacific âEUR~trash islandâEUR(TM) âEUR" we already know our oceans are choking with plastic.
Protecting Our Air and Water and the Places We Love Is Common Sense - PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: Australia, Australian Conservation Foundation, environment, government, protection, Sustainabililty, air, water, wildlife, big business )

- 20 hours ago -
With a new leader comes an opportunity for change. The government's attempts to rip out the laws that protect our air, water, wildlife, the places we love, have bulldozed their way to the Senate. Send a message to Australian Senators: reject the policies
Mr. President: Defend America's Wildlife & Environment Against Congressional Attacks!
Environment  (tags: Congress, animal protection, environmental protection, Wildlife conservation, habitat protection, Animal Welfare, Endangered Species, Sustainabililty, politics, protection laws )

- 14 hours ago -
Ask President Obama to veto legislation that would harm wildlife or weaken our Endangered Species Act. IMPORTANT: TO SIGN PLEASE GO DIRECTLY TO THE WHITE HOUSE PETITION PAGE:
These Breathtaking Macro Photos of Bees Will Inspire You to Act and Save Them
Environment  (tags: environment, bees )

- 1 day ago -
Bees are quite possibly the most important creatures on the planet. Albert Einstein once said, âEURoeIf the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe, then man would have only four years of life left.
25% of Fish Sold at Markets Contain Plastic or Man-Made Debris
Environment  (tags: Fish and plastic )

- 1 day ago -
Roughly a quarter of the fish sampled from fish markets in California and Indonesia contained man-made debrisâEUR"plastic or fibrous materialâEUR"in their guts,
TAKE ACTION: Stop the Canadian Government's Plan to Kill Seals for Sex Potions
Environment  (tags: conservation, canada, Seal Hunt )

- 13 hours ago -
Sign the petition, and tell Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Gail Shea that you are outraged by the plan to cull gray seals, and ask them to oppose it unconditionally.
World Bank Pledges Extra $29bn to Poorer Nations for Climate Change Fight
Environment  (tags: climate-change, World Bank, Poorer nations, environment )

- 1 day ago -
The World Bank has pledged to boost by up to $29bn the financial assistance pledged to poorer nations to cope with climate change, bringing closer the possibility of reaching a target of $100bn a year by 2020.
Saving OUR Sacred Pascagoula River
Environment  (tags: river protection, droughts, marshland, swamps, ecology, ecosystems, flora and fauna, protected area, wildlife, nature )

- 13 hours ago -
The Pascagoula is a coastal plain river system that has experienced many droughts and its flora and fauna are adapted to survive low-flow conditions. Any project that presumes to protect the river, its marshes, swamps and ecology from low flow conditions
Demand a World Wide Ban on All Industrial Chemical Agricultural/Horticultural Products
Environment  (tags: chemical pollution, agricultural chemicals, weed control, pesticide spraying, Chemical Industry, horticulture, Sustainabililty, green business, politics )

- 13 hours ago -
As you know in recent years and decades; people have been getting farther away from the agricultural wisdom of our ancestors; in favor of industrial chemicals for agricultural tasks ranging from pest and weed control; to fertilization and more!
Let's Protect More Wild Lands in Missouri PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
As part of a settlement with the American Smelting and Refining Company over the effects of lead mining, the DNR, the US Fish and Wildlife Service and US Forest service received funds to restore damaged land and acquire other lands to offset
Hong Kong Elephant Walk Pushes to Protect Elephants, Sharks and Pangolins
Environment  (tags: animals, world, wildlife, Sustainabililty, trees, nature, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, GoodNews, humans, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, forests, green, pollution, oceans, globalwarming, protection, polit )

- 1 day ago -
Protection for elephants, sharks and pangolins topped the agenda at the third annual Elephant Walk this afternoon. Braving chilly winds, participants dressed in black called for a full ban on the local ivory trade. They marched along the Tsim Sha Tsu
Drought Is a Global Problem - We Need a Global Solution
Environment  (tags: drought, climate-change, environment, water, climate )

- 1 day ago -
Drought is arguably the biggest single threat from climate change. Its impacts are global.
Hydropower May Be Huge Source of Methane Emissions
Environment  (tags: Hydropower and methane )

- 1 day ago -
What if reservoirs that store water and produce electricity were among some of the worldâEUR(TM)s largest contributors of greenhouse gas emissions?
Judges Plan to Outlaw Climate Change Denial
Environment  (tags: climate-change, law, law makers, judges, uk, Climate Change Denial )

- 1 day ago -
A semi-secret, international conference of top judges proposed to make illegal any opinion that contradicted climate change
Ibiza Has a Water Problem
Environment  (tags: world, water, protection, destruction, ecosystems, environment, oceans, healthconditions )

- 22 hours ago -
The problem stems from the island's mass overconsumption of drinkable waterâEUR"a precious resource on any island surrounded by ocean, but especially one besieged by millions of thirsty tourists every summer.
Antarctic Ice Is Melting So Fast the Whole Continent May Be at Risk By 2100
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, antarctic, environment )

- 17 hours ago -
New research predicts a doubling of surface melting of the ice shelves by 2050, risking their collapse by the end of the century, say scientists
Alaska Mulls Extra Oil Drilling to Cope With Climate Change
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, oil drilling, alaska, environment, climate-change )

- 16 hours ago -
Expanding the search for oil is necessary to pay for the damage caused by climate change, the Governor of Alaska has told the BBC.
Expedition Seeks to Count Endangered Vaquita, Worlds Rarest Porpoise
Environment  (tags: Vaquita Porpoise, overfishing, environment, oceans, endangered, conservation )

- 1 day ago -
 A small species of porpoise that has been nearly wiped out largely as a result of illegal fishing.
Coral Reefs Are Not Just Pretty âEUR" They Are Vital to Life
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Millions depend on the âEUR~rainforests of the seasâEUR(TM) and we abuse them at our peril
Shhh ... To Make Ocean Conservation Work We Should Keep the Noise Down
Environment  (tags: oceans, ecosystems, noise pollution, military. ships )

- 19 hours ago -
Quiet areas should be sectioned off in the oceans to give us a better picture of the impact human generated noise is having on marine animals, according to a new study.
Rocky Flats Stirs Strong Emotions, Pits Sides 10 Years After Cleanup - Daily Camera
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, habitat, wildlife, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Critics claim a refuge open to the public is a bad idea This week marks the 10th anniversary of the cleanup of Rocky Flats during which 800 structures, including five plutonium-processing and fabrication facilities and two major uranium facilities,were d
The Hydropower Methane Bomb No One Wants to Talk About
Environment  (tags: methane gases, organic material, dams, hydro electric power, greenhouse gas, hydropower )

- 14 hours ago -
Studies indicate that in tropical environments and high-sediment areas, where organic material is highest, dams can release more greenhouse gas than coal-fired power plants.
Climate Change Clips Wings of Migratory Birds: Ornithologist
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, ecosystems, endangered, destruction, conservation )

- 1 day ago -
"Pointed wings better adapted to travelling long distances are giving way to more rounded ones that work better on shorter trips," Nowakowski told AFP, blaming "global warming, urbanisation and deforestation" for the change.
Could The Day After Tomorrow Happen?
Environment  (tags: weather, climate-change, filmhabitat, ecosystems )

- 18 hours ago -
A researcher has produced a scientific study of the climate scenario featured in the disaster movie 'The Day After Tomorrow'. In the 2004 film, climate warming caused an abrupt collapse of the Atlantic...
CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s Drought Is Part of a Much Bigger Water Crisis. HereâEUR(TM)s What You Need to Know
Environment  (tags: water use, drought threat, conservation, environment, habitat, healthconditions, nature, politics, water, weather )

- 17 hours ago -
Colorado River basin provides critical water supplies for seven states including California is the victim of a slower catastrophe entering its 16th year. Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona and California all share the same water source.

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