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PETITION - Ban the Use of Plastic Bags and Rings in Canada
Environment  (tags: plastic bags, plastic rings, canada, indonesia, company, water soluable, society, cassava starch, biodegradable plastic, conservation, environment, humans, protection, world )

- 22 hours ago -
There is a company in Indonesia called Biowear who makes water soluble plastic bags. This is a huge step to eliminating the use of plastics in our society. They make the bags out of cassava starch which is 100% biodegradable
PETITION - Ban Neonic Pesticides in British Columbia
Environment  (tags: neonic pesticide, s, British Columbia, federal government of canada, agriculture, conservation, environment, humans, nature )

- 1 day ago -
The federal government of Canada has proposed limits and restrictions to be put on the usage of neonicotinoid or 'neonic' pesticides, but has not made the move to phase them out. Neonic pesticides are popular in the agriculture industry
PETITION - Stop Toxic Runoff From Killing Coho Salmon in Puget Sound
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, pollution, protection, wildlife, coho salmon )

- 22 hours ago -
Unknown pollutants from urban runoff are killing Coho salmon in the Puget Sound. Coho salmon have already been identified as a species of concern under the U.S. Endangered Species Act and will continue to experience population decline
Calling ALL Wilderness Supporters! Please Act Now to Let Your Members of Congress Know You Oppose These Anti-Wilderness Bills!
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife protection )

- 1 day ago -
The "Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act," an NRA/Safari Club International-backed bill that is nothing more than a thinly disguised measure to gut the 1964 Wilderness Act and the protections afforded to every unit of America's
Sweden Launches WorldâEUR(TM)s First Electric Road That Charges Cars As They Drive
Environment  (tags: sweden, electric road, charges cars, driving, batteries, vehicles, stockholm, conservation, environment, humans, world )

- 22 hours ago -
Sweden is now the first country in the world to have an electrified road that recharges the batteries of vehicles driving on it. Electric rail has been embedded into the nearly 2 km (1.2 miles) of public road which is located near Stockholm
The Pacific Ocean Has a Plastic Problem. Here's the Plan to Fix It
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, green, habitat, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, research, science, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, world )

- 1 day ago -
Growth of the patches is fueled in large by our preference for single-use plastic products and a lack of recycling âEUR" a new report indicates that levels of plastic in the ocean could triple by 2050. But help may be on the way with a Dutch nonprofit
Tell the Forest Service: No Gold Mines on Yellowstone's Doorstep ! Support the Ban ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction, nature )

- 14 hours ago -
We all know Yellowstone is far more valuable than gold.
Under Louisiana Bill, Peaceful Protesters Could Face 20 Years in Prison
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, pipelines, protests, activism, activists, tyranny, oppression, civil rights )

- 1 day ago -
House Bill 727 would impose severe penalties on peaceful protesters engaged in nonviolent civil disobedience actions at sites considered "critical infrastructure."
Earth, Appreciated: In Honour of Earth Day, A Playlist of TED Talks About Protecting Our Planet
Environment  (tags: Earth Day, TED talks, videos, playlist, informative, inspirational, environment, planet earth, conservation, nature, climate change, pollution, global warming, sustainability, ecology, photography )

- 1 day ago -
Our planet is a wonder, a perfectly improbable incubator for life. It's also in danger because of our indifference. Here are 12 TED Talks that reflect on both those truths. #EarthDay
For Earth Day, Eat As If The Planet Mattered
Environment  (tags: Earth Day, food, sustainability, environment, health, food waste, plant based diets, agrobiodiversity )

- 1 day ago -
Consuming less, wasting less, and varying your food choices can all benefit the planet- and you.
Bottlenose Dolphins Spotted in Canadian Pacific Waters for the First Time
Environment  (tags: climate, animals, climate-change, conservation, environment, habitat, protection, pollution, wildlife, world, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, globalwarming, ecosystems )

- 1 day ago -
Bottlenose dolphins typically reside in tropical or warm-temperate waters around the world, but researchers recently glimpsed a group of around 200 of the dolphins off northern Vancouver IslandâEUR(TM)s west coast in Canada.
PETITION - To Stop the City of Kawartha Lakes From Selling Off Public Green Space
Environment  (tags: kawartha lakes, public greeen space, canada, downtown, conservation, environment, humans )

- 25 minutes ago -
WE shouldn't be eliminating Green Spaces, especially in the downtown core area
Vintage Photos Taken By the EPA Reveal What America Looked Like Before Pollution Was Regulated
Environment  (tags: pollution, contaminants, smog, EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, photos )

- 12 hours ago -
River fires were far from the only environmental disasters in the US at the time. A spill from an offshore oil rig in California coated the coast in oil and pollutants. Smog and car exhaust choked cities around the country.

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