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Petition - Praise the E.U. for Fining Country Accused of Illegal Logging
Environment  (tags: European Union, fining, Illegal logging, FOREST DESTRUCTION, Bialowieza woodlands, prevention of woodland loss, Habitat preservation, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, stronger protection laws, forest conservation, Climate Crisis, fragile ecosystems )

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Applaud the decision to fine Poland for illegal logging in Europe's last remaining primeval forest. The Bialowieza Forest is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, believed by scientists to be the last remaining vestige of forests that once covered most of...
2.9 Million Kids Are at Risk From Oil and Gas Operations
Environment  (tags: Oil and Gas Threat Map, children at risk, oil and gas facilities, elevated cancer, health risks )

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Million of kids attend schools within a half mile of oil and gas facilities and face an elevated cancer risk because of it. That is the conservative estimate on the new edition of the Oil and Gas Threat Map by environmental nonprofits.
Petition - Don't Hike Fees for Popular National Parks
Environment  (tags: national parks, accessibility, increasing fees, free hikes, Family Activity, funding, conservation, preservation of natural treasures, tourism industry )

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Don't limit accessibility to our nation's national parks. The federal government will restrict access to the nation's most popular national parks by imposing a steep fee hike. Rocky Mountain National Park, one of the most visited national parks in the...
PETITIION Time for Canada to Invest in Protecting Nature
Environment  (tags: CANADA, Protecting nature, domestically, animals, ecosystems, endangered, environment, world, wildlife )

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Canada has made a lot of promises to protect its incredible natural heritage. On the world stage, and domestically through mandate letters to its ministers, our government has pledged to protect 17 per cent of land area ---
These 10 Rivers Are Responsible for 90 Percent of the Plastic in the Oceans
Environment  (tags: rivers, Plastic in the ocean, africa, asia, Yangtze river, indus river, niger river )

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Eight are in Asia and two are in Africa. Ranked from the highest amount of plastic waste to the lowest, they are: the Yangtze River, Indus River, Yellow River, Hai He River, Nile River, Ganges River, Pearl River, Amur River, Niger River...
Nebraska Approves Keystone XL Pipeline as Opponents Face Criminalization of Protests
Environment  (tags: climate, destruction, ecosystems, environment, endangered, globalwarming, government, humans, nature, pollution, wildlife, Nebraska, Keystone XL Pipeline, protesters, criminalizing those who defend the envir, activists, oil )

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NebraskaâEUR(TM)s Public Service Commission approved the Keystone XL pipeline Monday, eliminating a major regulatory hurdle to construction of a project that galvanized people across the U.S. into opposition. The decision comes days after the existing...
Fury As Paper Sent 13,000 Miles To China For Recycling Instead Of 41 Miles To Local Plant.
Environment  (tags: Paper Recycling, Transportation, King's Lynn, Norfolk, China, Carbon Footprint )

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A staggering 38,000 tons of paper collected from homes in Norwich is sent to the Far East each year. The massive amount is being transported across the world despite boasting identical recycling facilities on their doorstep just 41 miles away in KingsLynn

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