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Demand Reform From Tyson Foods: A Food Giant With A Massive Footprint on Forests, Climate and People.
Environment  (tags: climate-change, animals, humans, forests, palm oil industry, meat consumption, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, environment, Sustainabililty, politics, government, wildlife, nature )

Sara
- 1 day ago - ran.org
Take action with RAN to demand that the biggest and most egregious global food producers, starting with Tyson Foods, adopt a comprehensive palm oil and meat sector policy.
Stop Shell's Arctic Drilling Plans
Environment  (tags: protection, Habitat Destruction, pollution )

Linda
- 18 hours ago - environmentamerica.webaction.org
Two weeks ago, Shell was granted an exploratory permit to search for oil in the Arctic Ocean. The area is home to one-fifth of the world's polar bears, beluga whales, ice seals, and walrus - all populations that could be devastated if Shell's rigs spill.
Ban Pesticides in Portland, Maine PLEASE SIGN! PLEASE SHARE !
Environment  (tags: wildlife, mankind, world, animals, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, water )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - change.org
'with Maine one of the top 5 hardest hit states. Why does this matter to us? Einstein put it best: No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man.' PLEASE SIGN, SHARE!
ACTION PLEASE: Help Clean Up the Air
Environment  (tags: Air pollution, health conditions, environment )

Dimitris
- 1 day ago - act.greenpeace.in
It is our responsibility to create a SAFE environment with CLEAN AIR for our children and the future. We need to act together âEUR" NOW before itâEUR(TM)s too late.
TELL THE U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE TO PROTECT THE THREATENED MONARCH BUTTERFLY
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, ecosystems, government, water, wildlife, world )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
URGENT!! PLEASE SIGN, POST!"Monarch butterflies are one of the most beautiful and iconic insects in the world,..use of herbicides like MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup on genetically engineered crops is destroying a significant portion of their breeding habitat..."
Farmers Can Achieve High Yields While Lowering Environmental Footprint
Environment  (tags: farming, agriculture, lowering footprints, ecosystems, sustainabililty, water, science )

Nancy
- 17 hours ago - foodtank.com
Ecological intensification of agriculture allows farmers to achieve high yields from limited land without degrading the natural environment.
The Hidden Meltdown of Greenland!
Environment  (tags: climatechange, globalwarming )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
NASA-supported researchers have found that ice covering Greenland is melting faster than previously thought. The action is happening out of sight, below the surface.
No Drilling in the Arctic!
Environment  (tags: oil drilling, petitions )

Freya
- 20 hours ago - environmentgeorgia.webaction.org
The U.S. Department of the Interior just granted conditional permits for Royal Dutch Shell PLC to begin drilling off the coast of Alaska in the Chukchi Sea. Tell President Obama this is a big mistake.
Why Are Climate Groups Only Focused on 50% of the Solution?
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, environment, farming, food, pollution, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - cornucopia.org
Monsanto and industrial agriculture are contributing more to climate change than Exxon, Chevron and the entire transportation industry combined. Why keep that a secret?
TELL FOOD COMPANIES TO REJECT THE GE APPLE! By Center For Food Safety. PETITION
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, habitat destruction, health conditions, mankind, people, pollution, wildlife, world )

Ruth
- 21 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
PLEASE WILL YOU SIGN THIS PETITION! "WeâEUR(TM)ll send your signatures along with a letter to the top fast food restaurants, supermarkets, and food companies to secure commitments from them that they will not sell or use this risky new product."
TAKE ACTION! Don't Let a Massive Copper Mine Degrade the Smith River's Water Quality and Wild Trout Fishery!
Environment  (tags: Montana, Smith River, Sheep Creek, wild trout, headwaters, proposed copper mine, Tintina Resources of Canada, Black Butte Copper Mine, Governor Steve Bullock, petition )

Judy
- 21 hours ago - act.americanrivers.org
A Canadian copper mining company, Tintina Resources, wants to build a massive copper mine at the headwaters of the Smith River. If the proposed Black Butte Copper Mine is built, it has a significant potential to ruin the Smith's water quality.
The World Lost Enough Trees Last Year to Fill North Dakota
Environment  (tags: deforestation, agriculture, palm oil, destruction, climate-change, environment, ecosystems, protection, world, trees, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - globalpost.com
New satellite data reveals a rapid loss of tropical forests in Cambodia, parts of west Africa and Madagascar, and the Gran Chaco region of South America, analysts said Wednesday.
Political Protest Or Just Blowing Smoke? Anti-Environmentalists Are Now 'Rolling Coal'
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, healthconditions, government, climate-change, pollution, ecosystems, destruction, healthconditions, politics )

Peter
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Anti-environmentalists have found a new medium: Some truck enthusiasts are intentionally producing copious amounts of diesel exhaust, spewing black smoke into the air as a form of political protest. It's called "rolling coal."
Two More European Countries Ban Monsanto's GMO Crops
Environment  (tags: monsanto, GMO, Greece, Latvia, Scotland, Bans )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Two more European countries are rejecting genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Lativia and Greece have specifically said no to growing MonsantoâEUR~s genetically modified maize, Please note, comment, forward.
On September 30, 2015, the Land and Water Conservation Fund Is Set to Expire.
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Frans
- 7 hours ago - tpl.org
The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) is the budgetary lifeblood for parks and open space in the United States. Established by Congress 50 years ago, it aims to protect the nation's most iconic landscapes ...
Take Action Now SAVE THE MARK TWAIN NATIONAL FOREST
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, animals, conservation, environment, politics, ecosystems, protection, pollution, Sustainabililty, humans, green, forests, habitat, nature, trees, CO2emissions, destruction, globalwarming, globalwarming, energy, wildlife, endangere )

Leopold
- 2 hours ago - savethemarktwain.org
Stop the expansion of logging, burning, and pesticide use. The USFS wants to turn the parts of the Mark Twain National Forest into glades and savannahs.
Fossil Fuel Revolution: Tell Obama To 'Keep It In The Ground' PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

AnnaGone
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take action today -- sign our petition urging President Obama to step up as a true climate leader and stop new fossil fuel development on America's public lands.
Glacier, Alaska Bay Boat Tour Frame Obama's Climate Change Message
Environment  (tags: climate-change, arctic sea, protection, melting glaciers, Sea lions, obama adminstration )

Beryl
- 16 minutes ago - cnn.com
On Resurrection Bay,Alaska- It was exactly the spectacular Alaskan backdrop the White House had envisioned as President Barack Obama cruised by boat up to a shrinking glacier and past endangered sea lions to deliver a visual message on climate change
Scientists Discovered High Levels Of Radioactivity In A Common Form Of Waste
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, energy, environment, healthconditions, pollution, radioactivity, world )

Kathy
- 18 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
Scientists have known for years that coal - and its burned byproduct, coal ash - contains radioactive elements. In 2009, for example, a group of researchers at Duke University, including Avner Vengosh, professor of earth and ocean sciences, measured high
Lots of Trees to Hug: Study Counts 3 Trillion Trees on Earth
Environment  (tags: world, green, environment, greenliving, eco-friendly, trees, globalwarming, climate-change, forests, ecosystems )

Rituraj
- 16 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
More than 3 trillion trees now grow on Earth, seven times more than scientists previously thought. But it's also trillions fewer than there used to be, a new study concludes.
Demand Powerful Big Ag Companies Transform Our Food System
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, Sustainabililty, trees, world, forests, ecosystems, wildlife, nature, habitatdestruction, pollution, humans, destruction, globalwarming, energy, climate, animals, water, protection, environment, globalwarming, habitat, pol )

Leopold
- 1 hour ago - causes.com
Currently, our industrial food systems are creating havoc with our environment. Take action to change it. Tell Big-Ag if you want a change.
EPA Raises Alarm Over GMO Crops That Are Breeding Swarms of These Mutant Bugs - NationofChange
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, habitat, pollution, nature, humans, Sustainabililty, world, ecosystems, environment, science, protection, food, safety, risks, treatment, economy, ethics, dishonesty, marketing, corporate, ecosystems )

Milde
- 1 hour ago - nationofchange.org
Genetically modified crops, corn specifically, has created a pesticide resistant rootworm, which is mutating faster than ever before. It's time the EPA ends the billions in subsidies that encourage the production of corn each year.
EPA: Commit to Monitoring Impacts of Gold King Mine Spill PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction, mine spill )

AnnaGone
- 2 hours ago - secure.audubon.org
Please join us in calling on the EPA to commit immediate and long-term resources for cleaning up and monitoring of all rivers affected by the mine spill and to take all necessary steps to protect human health and that of the wildlife and surrounding
Imperiled Monarch Butterfly to Get $3.2 Million Boost
Environment  (tags: monarch butterflies, habitat, conservation, protection, nature, restoration programs )

Beryl
- 1 hour ago - cnn.com
The monarch butterfly, which has been imperiled in recent years by environmental problems, habitat loss and crop changes, is finally getting some good news.
   

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