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Protect San Francisco Bay's Wildlife From Toxic Selenium PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, water, wildlife )

Anna
- 15 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Tell EPA to keep the Bay-Delta wild and livable by creating strong water-quality standards.
In Maryland, One Community Is Taking a Stand Against Environmental Racism
Environment  (tags: environment, environmental racism, healthconditions, healthconditions, ecosystems, politics, protection, pollution, energy, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - grist.org
The toxic refuse of coal- and gas-fired power plants targets black communities with alarming precision. It can be difficult to discern each link in the causal chain connecting a childâEUR(TM)s asthma to the smokestack on the horizon, but the problem is real.
Don't Fast-Track Destruction PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, water, ecosystems )

Anna
- 13 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
For years, the Army Corps of Engineers has been abusing a provision of the Clean Water Act in order to fast-track the approval of projects that damage and destroy our rivers and wetlands without adequate environmental review or public input.
World's Largest Carbon Producers Face Landmark Human Rights Case
Environment  (tags: carbon producer, human righs case, filipino governmenr, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, pollution, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Filipino government body gives 47 âEUR~carbon majorsâEUR(TM) 45 days to respond to allegations of human rights violations resulting from climate change
Pipeline Whistleblower Calls for Public Inquiry After Husky Alters Oil Spill Report
Environment  (tags: Husky Energy, oil spill, Saskatchewan, pipelines, whistleblower, falsified report )

Judy
- 14 hours ago - nationalobserver.com
The spill has caused major economic and environmental damage, particularly for two central Saskatchewan towns, that rely on the river for drinking water. It is also elevating public concern about other major pipeline proposals, e.g. Energy East.
More Chemicals Allowed in Florida Waterways, Toxic Algae Blooms Continue to Spread Across State
Environment  (tags: Florida )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Florida regulators voted to approve new water quality standards that would increase the amount of carcinogenic toxins allowed in Florida's waterways.
Scientist Predict a Dead Zone the Size of Connecticut in the Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: Oceanic Dead Zones )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - seaturtles.org
Scientists are predicting this yearâEUR(TM)s dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico to grow and cover approximately 5,900 square miles, an area the size of Connecticut.
   

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