START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.


PETITION - Demand Climate Action Now! #Waterways To Paris
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, global warming, water crisis, droughts, Waterkeepers, water management, conservation, Sustainable Development, responsibility, pollution, stronger protection, politics )

- 1 day ago -
Our Waterkeepers are on the frontlines of a changing climate. They are among the first to see the severe and often devastating effects of climate change on their waterways and in the communities they work so hard to protect.
Save Canada's Prairie Grasslands!
Environment  (tags: grasslands, protection, humans, nature, politics, animals, wildlife, conservation, environment, government, green, habitat, Sustainabililty )

- 22 hours ago -
The previous federal government wrongly decided to turn over management of one million hectares of prairie grasslands without any plan to protect species at risk and ensure sustainable cattle ranching.
This City Is the World's First to Mandate Climate Change Warning Labels on Gas Pumps
Environment  (tags: gas pumps, warning labels, conservation, Canada, North Vancouver )

- 11 hours ago -
The city council of North Vancouver, British Columbia, voted unanimously earlier this week to approve mandatory climate change labels on gas pumps. "A historic global first." Other cities are considering this also. Would it change your habits to see this?
EPA Withdraws Registration for Dow's Enlist Duo Herbicide
Environment  (tags: Dow Chemical Co., EPA, Enlist Duo )

- 21 hours ago -
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said on Wednesday it had pulled its approval of Dow Chemical Co's new herbicide Enlist Duo as the agency studies new information regarding the product's impact on non-target plants.
EPA Pulls Registration for Dow's Enlist Duo Herbicide Citing High Toxicity Levels
Environment  (tags: pesticides, harming living beings, toxic chemicals, environmental protection, prevention of damages, Human Health, Food Safety, protection )

- 20 hours ago -
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), responding to litigation, has announced it is revoking the registration of "Enlist Duo." Approved by the agency just over a year ago, Enlist Duo is a toxic combination of glyphoate and 2,4-D that...
PETITION - Demand Climate Action in 2015
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, climate talks, global warming, Emissions Reduction, changing attitudes, responsibility, regulations, pollution control, Sustainabililty, renewable energy, clean air act, green lifestyle, stronger protection laws )

- 8 hours ago -
We have reached a critical point in the climate crisis. December 2015 is the deadline for a new global climate treaty - one with the goal of action from every country to avoid catastrophic levels of global warming.
Save the Kalmiopsis PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Wild rivers and wilderness landscapes on Southwest Oregon's National Forests and BLM lands embody the rich natural heritage that is the birthright of all Americans. Some of the purest waters in the WestâEUR"such as those found in the headwaters
PETITION - Show Support for SWOWSPA Legislation to Protect Kalmiopsis Rivers!
Environment  (tags: river pollution, mining waste spill, environmental protection, water contamination, water ecosystem, salmons, responsibility, Water Quality, Sustainabililty, protection )

- 20 hours ago -
Take Action: Please sign this petition and show support for the pending South West Oregon Watershed and Salmon Protection Act to protect the Kalmiopsis Rivers from nickel strip mining!
Help Us Create A Better World, Use Compostable Cups Tim Hortons!
Environment  (tags: tim hortons, calgary, alberta, disposable coffee cups, trash, compostable cups, conservation, ecosystems, environment )

- 19 hours ago -
We are concerned with the fact that in Calgary, Alberta alone, 800,000 disposable coffee cups get thrown in the trash each day.
Governor Brown: Stand Up for Oregon. Stop Fracked Gas Exports! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Canadian and out-of-state energy companies want to build two separate fracked gas export projects in Oregon to ship Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) gas overseas.
Tax Meat to Help the Planet and Public Health âEUR" and Animals
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, government )

- 1 day ago -
A new report from think tank Chatham House urges governments to curb climate change by taxing pollution-causing meat products.
Tell Your Representative Oppose Bills That Protect Polluters PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, pollution )

- 5 hours ago -
When Congress returns from Thanksgiving break, they will consider a trio of bills that represent policies that are great for polluters and bad for the rest of us. These bills represent an assault on public health and our clean energy economy.
Quebec to Restrict Neonicotinoids and Atrazine Pesticides
Environment  (tags: quebec, restricting neonicitinaids, atrazine, pesticides, environment, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Environment Minister David Heurtel hopes stricter guidelines will encourage use of biopesticides
10 Reasons to Thank You for An Amazing Year
Environment  (tags: Sierra Club, thankful, 2015, ecosystems, environment, habitat, healthconditions )

- 3 hours ago -
From Shell abandoning drilling in the Arctic to President Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, we have much to be thankful for in 2015.
Pact for the Earth - Terra Viva, Earth Democracy
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, global warming, fossil fuel extraction, Alternative Energy, Clean Energy Future, responsibility, Sustainabililty, CO2emissions, pollution reductions, stronger protection laws )

- 1 hour ago -
For the first in human history our common future as a species is no longer certain. In just 200 years of a fossil fuel age, humanity has done enough damage to the Earth to ensure its own extinction.
14 Spectacular Ice Caves to Ease You Into the Winter Spirit
Environment  (tags: environment, GoodNews, humans, ice caves, nature, water, world )

- 17 hours ago -
Whether they're hiding beneath massive glaciers or tucked away inside a mountain, ice caves are without a doubt some of the strangest and most surreal landscapes found on our amazing planet. Wannian Cave in Ningwu County, ChinaWhat's really interesting
How Europe's Good Environmental Intentions Are Inadvertently Destroying America's Forests
Environment  (tags: forests, destruction, energy, ecosystems, environment, animals, pollution, healthconditions, protection, wildlife, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics )

- 2 hours ago -
Extremely vulnerable natural forests in the southeast are being felled to send biomass fuel to Europe.
PETITION - Don't Let Big Polluters Derail Climate Talks
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, climate talks, big pollution lobbyists, global warming, CO2emissions, responsibility, environmental damage, Extreme Weather, Emissions Reduction, Alternative Energy, clean air act, stronger protection laws )

- 6 minutes ago -
Powerful polluters want their voices to be heard in the global discussion on climate change action. World leaders will discuss climate policy at the 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) this month in Paris.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in Environment

1. Wood Lover   47 notes,
  100% popular

2. Betty G.   11 notes,
  100% popular

3. Barbara K.   7 notes,
  100% popular

4. Carole K.   66 notes,
  98% popular

5. John Pierce   24 notes,
  96% popular

6. Billy J.   42 notes,
  93% popular

7. Jessica Harvey   49 notes,
  88% popular

8. Pat B.   63 notes,
  84% popular

9. Nicole W.   11 notes,
  82% popular

10. Rita S.   52 notes,
  81% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
AniMae C. 1057
Darren Woolsey 1048
Natasha Salgado 710
Ben Oscarsito 266
Ed V. 222

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!