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Harvard Students Expand Blockade Calling for School to Divest From Fossil Fuels - With Petition
Environment  (tags: Harvard, Boston, MA, Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust, Divest Harvard, petition )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - democracynow.org
Harvard has the largest endowment of any university in the world, at $36.4 billion. The protest is being organized by the group Divest Harvard. Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust, whose office is in the blockaded Mass Hall, has spoken against divestment
Tell the U.S. Forest Service: Stop NestléâEUR(TM)s Illegal Water Extraction
Environment  (tags: water, Nestle, robbery, theft, petitions )

Freya
- 19 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
This is unbelievable. An investigation by the Desert Sun newspaper has revealed that the Nestlé corporation has been illegally pumping water out of a Southern California national forest for its bottled water with a permit that expired 27 years ago.
Stop Deforestation in Australia!
Environment  (tags: queensland, Australia, bush, deforestation, petition )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - change.org
This is important to me because I do not want to see anymore bush animals' lives' being lost.
Don't Trade Away Progress on Toxics - NO TO FAST TRACK!
Environment  (tags: Toxic, chemicals, congress, fast track, environment, petition )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - action.ciel.org
The US Congress' next action on trade threatens to undermine progress on toxic chemicals.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the U.S. Forest Service: Stop NestléâEUR(TM)s Illegal Water Extraction
Environment  (tags: Nestle greed, water, forests, Forest Service )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
This is unbelievable. An investigation by the Desert Sun newspaper has revealed that the Nestlé corporation has been illegally pumping water out of a Southern California national forest for its bottled water with a permit that expired 27 years ago.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to Say NO to Monsanto and the TPP!
Environment  (tags: TPP, Monsanto Protection Act, monsanto )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Demand an end to secret trade deals, stop the fast track of the TPP. Stand with Food Democracy Now! - don't let corporations pass the Global Monsanto Protection Act on steroids!
This Was The Hottest 3 Month Start of Any Year On Record
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, globalwarming, Sustainabililty, weather, wildlife, oceans, science )

Linda
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
NASA reprted on Tues. that this was the hottest 3 month start (Jan.-March) of any year on record. The odds are increasing that this will be the hottest year on record. (Again! Time to act on climate change!)
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to Oppose the Ryan-Hatch Fast Track Bill
Environment  (tags: TransPacific Partnership, TPP and resistance )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - org.salsalabs.com
Representative Ryan and Senator Hatch just reintroduced Fast Track legislation that would allow the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) to be rushed through Congress. use this online tool to urge your Congress members to oppose the Ryan-Hatch Fast Track
Tell Congress: AmericaâEUR(TM)s Public Lands Are Not for Sale!
Environment  (tags: national parks, resources, nature, wilderness, petitions )

Freya
- 14 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Republicans didnâEUR(TM)t campaign on getting rid of AmericaâEUR(TM)s public lands and national monuments in the last election, but they sure are acting like it.
Act Now: Western Nevada Lands Need Your Voice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
The Bureau of Land Management is deciding how to manage western NevadaâEUR(TM)s incredible mountain islands and vast desert seas for the next 20 years. These 4.8 million acres of public lands are held in trust for all Americans; the BLM should protect
HAPPY EARTH DAY--PLEASE SIGN: The Climate Petition to Save the Planet
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, Earth Day, activism, ecosystems, destruction, environment, conservation, pollution, politics, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - action.earthday.net
Scientists warn us that climate change could accelerate beyond our control, threatening our survival and everything we love. We call on you to keep global temperature rise under the unacceptably dangerous level of 2 degrees C, by phasing out carbon pollut
It's Not Over for Wildlife. Tell BP to Restore the Gulf ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - online.nwf.org
Tell BP to take FULL responsibility for damaging the Gulf and pay to restore Gulf ecosystems that wildlife depend on.
British Columbians Have Lost Confidence in OttawaâEUR(TM)s Pipeline Approval Process.
Environment  (tags: British Columbia, Ottawa, pipeline, National Energy Board, destruction, endangered, energy, environment, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - bcreview.dogwoodinitiative.org
PETITION: ItâEUR(TM)s time for our province to reclaim the powers it signed away to the National Energy Board. ItâEUR(TM)s time to assert our jurisdiction over crude oil transport through B.C.
The Oil and Gas Industry Helped Develop a Camera That Can Show You Things They Insist Aren't There.
Environment  (tags: A very special camera )

Michael
- 1 day ago - upworthy.com
They pointed it at a fracking operation that was right near a high school. This is what they saw:
ChinaâEUR(TM)s Disastrous Pollution Problem Is A Lesson For All
Environment  (tags: china, pollution, lesson, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - desmogblog.com
Chinese authorities, often reluctant to admit to the extent of any problem, can no longer deny the catastrophic consequences of rampant industrial activity and inadequate regulations.
Demand Ralph Lauren Go Deforestation-Free - Rainforest Action Network
Environment  (tags: )

Chrissy
- 1 day ago - ran.org
Take Action: Demand Ralph Lauren Go Deforestation-Free
Secrecy Shrouds Decade Old Oil Spill In Gulf Of Mexico
Environment  (tags: Taylor Energy Company )

Angie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
From the vantage point of an airplane, it is easy to see gas bubbles in a slick that marks the spot where an oil platform toppled during a 2004 hurricane, triggering what might be the longest running commercial oil spill ever to pollute the Gulf of Mexico
Endangered Earth: The Ugly New Kill Tally of 'Wildlife Services'
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered )

Clayton
- 1 day ago - biologicaldiversity.org
New Death Tally for Wildlife Services: 2.7 Million Animals in 2014. Read more in this week's Endangered Earth Online.
What It Takes For A Single Team To Save One Of India's Most Exotic Biodiversity Hotspots
Environment  (tags: India, Biodiversity, Conservation, Goa, Nature, Wildlife )

Brian
- 1 day ago - thebetterindia.com
From documenting the awe-inspiring secrets of the Mhadei Bio Region to providing sustainable livelihoods to locals, Nirmal Kulkarni and his team are pushing every limit to save this gem in the Western Ghats.
Why We Cannot Forget The Gulf Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster )

Michael
- 1 day ago - theterramarproject.org
What have we learned? And what are we willing to do make sure it doesnâEUR(TM)t happen again?
Bird of the Week: Greater Sage-Grouse
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Kathy
- 18 hours ago - abcbirds.org
Oil and gas development, overgrazing, sagebrush removal, invasive plants such as cheatgrass, and wind energy have degraded this bird's habitat. Greater Sage-Grouse also sometimes collide with barbed wire fences and guy wires, often with fatal consequences
DIVEST HARVARD
Environment  (tags: environment )

Keith
- 16 hours ago - care2.com
Divest fossil fuels from HARVARD COLLEGE
Climate Plans Put World on Track for Warming Above Agreed Limits
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Climate Plan, UN, Climate Action Tracker, Climate Inaction )

Brian
- 2 hours ago - reuters.com
The Climate Action Tracker (CAT), compiled by scientists, said pledges so far put the world on track for average temperatures in the year 2100 three to four degrees Celsius (5.4 to 7.2 degrees Fahrenheit) higher than they were in pre-industrial time.
SRI LANKA: Colombo Port City Causing "Unimaginable" Environmental Harm
Environment  (tags: world, enviornment, destruction, destroyinglivelihoods, erosion, damage, habitat habitat destruciton, protection, activism )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - world.einnews.com
A Chinese funded project--Sand and granite mining are destroying the local coral reef and marine life, as well as the livelihood of 30,000 fishermen. Beachfront erosion will likely cause damages to coastal houses and hotels as well.
FIND YOUR PARK (VIDEOS!)
Environment  (tags: inspiring park videos )

Barb
- 39 minutes ago - findyourpark.com
MANY PARKS, MANY STORIES Everyone finds their park in a different place and in a different way. These stories just might inspire you to find yours. They found their park.
Pesticides Banned in Europe Should âEUR~BeeâEUR(TM) Banned in Canada Too - See More at: Http://Www.Ecojustice.Ca/Pesti cides-Banned-in-E
Environment  (tags: pesticide, banning, canada, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, healthconditions, protection, pollution, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ecojustice.ca
Unfortunately, Canada has been slow to respond to scientific and public concern over these pesticides and many others, even as many European countries have moved toward restricting and even banning their use.
Ethiopia: Fears Grow for Indigenous People in Path of Massive Ethiopian Dam
Environment  (tags: water, wildlife, pollution, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation )

Jill
- 1 day ago - allafrica.com
Ethiopia's water-intensive commercial plantations on the Omo River could reduce the river's flow to Lake Turkana by up to 70 percent, Lake Turkana is home to at least 60 fish species and sustains several sea and wild animal species
Cocoa Beach Students Help the Environment
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, students, teachers, ecosystems, endangered, environment, GoodNews, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, protection, water, activists, children, culture, humans, interesting )

Barb
- 13 hours ago - floridatoday.com
Environmental Awareness Day, March 7, was celebrated by Cocoa Beach Jr/Sr High students who, along with teachers, volunteered their time that Saturday morning doing a beach clean up at the end of Minutemen Causeway and then going back to the...
 

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