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Speak Out for Oceans: Tell EPA You Support Efforts to Cut Carbon PETITION
Environment  (tags: oceans, protection, carbon, EPA )

Anna
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an action that would cut power plants' carbon emissions--emissions that are changing the very nature of our ocean. We need your help to tell the EPA that we must take these steps to cut emissions now.
End Brutal Mass Murder of Native Wildlife.END WILD LIFE HOLOCAUST.WE CAN STOP THIS.....
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, environment, government, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife )

Rose ann
- 18 hours ago - forcechange.com
Agriculture's Wildlife Services, which indiscriminately kills tens of thousands of California's native wild animals every year. Animals such as coyotes, bears, foxes, & mt. lions!!!
End Shell's Arctic Dreams ACTION
Environment  (tags: Shell, Arctic drilling, wildlife, ecosystems, environment, water, habitat destruction, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 22 hours ago - action.sumofus.org
Shell has been trying, and failing, to drill in the Arctic for eight years. Most recently, Shell's made a request to the US government to extend its lease to drill for another 5 years.
Ensure Renewable Energy Development Gives Back to the Environment
Environment  (tags: water, world, health conditions, climate, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, habitat, GoodNews, nature, oceans, protection, research, science, trees, wildlife, animals )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
"Stand with organizations such as The Wilderness Society in urging Congress to ensure that renewable energy projects don't compromise our environment: Support the passing of the Public Lands Renewable Energy Development Act."
Take Action: Help End Dirty Energy
Environment  (tags: USA, EDF, CO2emissions, energy, environment, government, humans, pollution )

Lone
- 1 day ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Today, America has NO NATIONAL LIMITS on carbon pollution from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants -- the largest source of carbon pollution in our country.
Sign the Petition to Tanzania's President, Jakaya Kikwete.
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, humans rights, endangered, Habitat Destruction, government, humans, nature, protection, wildlife )

Sara
- 3 hours ago - action.sumofus.org
The Tanzanian government plans to kick 40,000 Maasai people off their ancestral land to make way for a luxury big game hunting reserve.
Take the Deforestation Free Holiday Shopping Pledge
Environment  (tags: Shopping, pledge, deforestation, fashion, clothing )

Scooby
- 51 minutes ago - ran.org
This holiday shopping season, stand for forests by telling retailers and manufacturers that there's only one way to earn your dollars -- by standing for the planet.
Officials Have "Admitted Failure" at Fukushima Plant -- Giving Up on Attempts "to Prevent Highly Contaminated Water From Pouring
Environment  (tags: Fukushima, japan, healthconditions, nuclear plants, power plants )

Earths
- 5 hours ago - enenews.com
Japan Times, Nov 22, 2014 (emphasis added): Tepco fails to halt toxic water inflow at Fukushim admitted failure Friday in its bid to halt the flow of toxic water into underground tunnels alongside the ocean... Some 11,000 tons of highly radioactivity
Cleaning Up India
Environment  (tags: environment, clean india, amma )

Vamadeva
- 1 day ago - facebook.com
Earlier this month, more than 2,500 Embracing the World volunteers cleaned an 11-kilometer span of road in Kochi, Kerala--stretching from Amrita Hospital to Vaittila Junction. The waste was collected and sorted for appropriate disposal.
Snow Swallows Buffalo: Because, Climate Change!
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, destruction, globalwarming, globalwarming, humans, science, Sustainabililty, weather )

Jessica
- 2 hours ago - yourenergyblog.com
This was probably the most intense lake-effect storm in history! Here's the million-dollar question a lot of people have asked: is this monumental weather event related to global climate change? Or, is it just a freak of nature?
Lifesaving Transplant for Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: Reef restoration, ecosystems, oceans )

Debra
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
A quick-grow technique, called microfragmenting, may make it possible to mass-produce reef-building corals for transplanting onto dead or dying reefs that took centuries to develop -- perhaps slowing or even reversing the alarming loss.
In North Dakota, Rising Unease Over Oil's Effects
Environment  (tags: climate, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, fracking, government, green, habitat, healthconditions, humans, nature, oil, oil spills, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, research, science, USA, water, world )

Caree
- 1 day ago - msn.com
It was the 11th blowout since 2006 at a North Dakota well operated by Continental Resources, the most prolific producer in the booming Bakken oil patch. Spewing some 173,250 gallons of potential pollutants, the eruption, undisclosed at the time, was ...
Shell Lawsuit Against Environmental Groups Ruled Unconstitutional
Environment  (tags: Arctic drilling, Shell lawsuit, environmental groups, ecosystems, environment, habitat destruction, wildlife )

Nancy
- 23 hours ago - latimes.com
"Shell is not equipped to handle offshore drilling in some of the world's most treacherous waters, and we'll continue to do all we can to stop them from endangering the precious wildlife and local fishing economies that they're putting at risk."
Special Alert' Issued for Major Dam Upstream of US Nuclear Plants
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, pollution, destruction, environment, radia-active, oceans, habitat )

Earths
- 14 hours ago - enenews.com
Muddy seepage coming up near foundation -- Cause of sinkhole and 'mysterious' discharges unknown after weeks of analysis -- Newspaper: "Hopefully, it isn't catastrophic" -- Officials working around clock, submarines and ground-penetrating radar in use (VIDEO
Acid Maps Reveal Worst of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, science, research, protection, pollution, nature, humans, globalwarming, environment, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, climate-change, acid maps, carbon, fossilized sunshine )

Darren
- 10 hours ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Much of the change in climate change is happening to the ocean. It's not just the extra heat hiding within the waves. The seven seas also absorb a big share of the carbon dioxide released by burning the fossilized sunshine known as coal, natural gas and
5 Eco-Resorts That Are Helping Save Their Communities
Environment  (tags: eco-tourism, protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation, animals, habitat, GoodNews, green )

Cal
- 18 minutes ago - takepart.com
These destinations aren't just preserving the environment for tourists.
Forest System Chokes on Salt - Sunderbans Needs More Fresh Water: Study
Environment  (tags: Sundarbans, Gangetic River Dolphin, hilsa, Water Supplies )

Santanu
- 1 day ago - telegraphindia.com
The Indian Sunderbans will lose several of its signature species, such as hilsa, Gangetic dolphin and Sundari tree, unless its rivers receive additional fresh water at 1,707 cubic metre per second (cumec) in the non-monsoon months, a study has pointed out
Fracking Water Injected Into Clean Aquifers
Environment  (tags: Health )

Walter L
- 21 hours ago - nbcbayarea.com
In a time when California faces an historic drought, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has uncovered that state officials allowed oil and gas companies to pump billions of gallons of waste water into protected aquifers.
A Unique Photo Book About the Consequences of Chernobyl's Nuclear Disaster.
Environment  (tags: chernobyl, chernobyl disaster, Chernobyl: Consequenes of the Catastroph, nuclear power )

Daan
- 10 hours ago - chernobylwitness.com
This week the photo book 'Silent witnesses. Three decades after Chernobyl's nuclear disaster' is released. With the sales we also help the people of Chernobyl. Will you help?
Nigeria: Shell's False Oil Spill Claims Exposed in Court
Environment  (tags: legal proceedings, Shelll lawsuit against Shell innigeria, pollution, protection, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy, world )

Cal
- 11 minutes ago - theecologist.org
A London court has forced Shell to disclose documents about its pipelines and oils spills in Nigeria
   

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