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Stop Illegal Offshore Oil Drilling ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
Demand a major oil company stop drilling illegally off the coast of New Zealand
Tell President Obama to Protect Our Climate From Methane ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Methane -- it's the greenhouse gas that flies under the radar. But pound for pound, methane is 86 times more potent over a twenty-year period than carbon dioxide. As the oil and gas industry pushes to frack more, President Obama needs to come up with a
Stop the Chainsaws: Save the Home of the Woodlark Cuscus
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The destruction of Woodlark's forests would be a crime against nature. More than 40 endemic plant and animal species would lose their habitat: frogs, reptiles, insects, snails and the Woodlark cuscus.
Praise Reforestation Rewards Program ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection, trees )

Cher
- 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
Offer valuable rewards and useful items to locals in exchange for reforestation efforts
Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development
Environment  (tags: lagoon, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Save a precious spot of a lagoon from development meant to increase boat traffic. Sign this petition to urge the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to deny the proposal for the Oslo boat ramp and development project.
Say "No" to Unsafe Oil Drilling in the Arctic Ocean! ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, arctic drilling, wildlife, polar bears, penguins, climate-change, habitat destruction, food source destruction, animals )

Nancy
- 5 hours ago - act.oceana.org
We can't stand back and watch while a potential oil spill threatens to put Arctic Ocean ecosystems at risk. Say "No" to unsafe oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean.
A New Link: Punish Man for Brutally Murdering Wolves
Environment  (tags: abuse, Animal Welfare, endangered, conservation, crime, habitat, protection, wildlife, slaughter, killing, animal cruelty, animal advocates, animal rights, ecosystems, habitat, nature, habitat )

Lidia
- 19 hours ago - forcechange.com
a self-proclaimed "wolf hater" purposely killed one wolf and broke the leg of another with a van. Mercilessly, the man posted the incident, along with photographs of the atrocity, to his Facebook page. Many people who visited the man's page were outraged
Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development - ForceChange - PETITION
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, humans, endangered )

Jean
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
The Indian River Lagoon, part of a riverfront conservation effort in Florida, is in threat of degradation by development. The project seeks to create an asphalt parking lot, paved road, and dredged channel for large boats to gain access to the area.
Canada, Australia's Climate Change Record: From Leaders to Deniers
Environment  (tags: Australia, Canada, Climate Change, Environment )

Judy
- 1 day ago - newrepublic.com
How did these two nations go from leading the fight against climate change to denying that it even exists?
The Anthropocene Is Here, Whether Geologists Make It Official or Not
Environment  (tags: Anthopocene, Anthropogenic Climate Disruption, Climate Change, Sixth Mass Extinction, Emissions, Sea Level Rise, Declining Wildlife Populations )

Brian
- 21 hours ago - grist.org
"The sixth mass extinction, a remarkable build-up of atmospheric carbon dioxide, rapid sea-level rise, and the halving of the world's wildlife populations -- all human-caused -- prove that the Anthropocene is upon us."
New Mega Mine Proposed for Indonesia
Environment  (tags: Mining )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Mine located near and within pristine forest, company asserts precautions will be taken to protect surrounding environment - Oh Sure They Will
Climate Records Are Breaking So Often Now, We'Ve Stopped Paying Attention
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Record Highs, NOAA, Nat'l Climatic Data Ctr )

Brian
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
"For 355 months now (up through September), "every month on this planet has been warmer than the 20th century average," according to Jessica Blunden, a scientist at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center."
*** Success! A Blueprint for Collaboration on Utah's Public Lands ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, forests, environment, habitat, nature, protection, research, Sustainabililty, trees, water )

Frans
- 8 hours ago - grandcanyontrust.org
In a ceremony at the Utah State Capitol today, conservation groups, Congressman Rob Bishop (R-Utah), and officials from Daggett County and the State of Utah announced a landmark agreement on public lands protection. The plan would result in new...
Give Frank a Break ACTION ALL
Environment  (tags: wildlife, petitions, oceans, plastic pollution, fish, marine life, eternal plastic, habitat, ecosystems, humor, environment, destruction )

Nancy
- 5 hours ago - marineconservation.org.au
The Australian Marine Conservation Society has joined forces with comedian Frank Woodley to take on the ocean's biggest killer. With his true comic genius Frank sets out to catch a fish, but his catch is no laughing matter...
Beef, Palm Oil, Soy, and Wood Products From 8 Countries Responsible for 1/3 of Forest Destruction
Environment  (tags: Deforestration )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Four commodities produced in just eight countries are responsible for a third of the world's forest loss, according to a new report. Download the PDF in the article.
From Bar Fights to Wars How Climate Change Fuels Violence
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, climate-change, violence, protection, world, humans )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - ecowatch.com
a new report comes to a striking conclusion: that climate change most likely is a strong factor in spiking rates of violence of all kinds, ranging from bar fights to wars.
Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: destruction, wildlife, wetlands, Native Plants, Native Animals )

Carol Joa
- 19 minutes ago - forcechange.com
A lagoon is home to a variety of native plant and animal species. However, a proposed boat launch development project threatens the lagoon and its surrounding wetland. Take action now to save this unique estuary from development.
Mountain Goats Are Shrinking--A Lot--Because of Global Warming
Environment  (tags: animals, mountain goats, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, habitat, healthconditions, nature, research, science, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 20 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Chamois goats in the Italian Alps have gotten smaller over the past few decades.
The Modern Outback
Environment  (tags: The Outback )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - pewtrusts.org
Nature, people and the future of remote Australia
Fracking a Nuclear Plant in the Barnett Shale
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, government, habitatdestruction )

John
- 17 hours ago - texassharon.com
fracking near the Squaw Creek Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant and right under the Squaw Creek dam. If fracking near a dam might cause a "catastrophic event," what might fracking near a nuclear plant and under a dam cause?
So You Think We're Reducing The Use Of Coal? -- Think Again
Environment  (tags: Energy, Energy Policy, Energy Demand, Energy Consumption, Fossil Fuels, Coal, Natural Gas, Carbon Emissions, Climate Change )

Brian
- 21 hours ago - forbes.com
"If you think we've been doing a reasonable job of curbing fossil fuel use in our electricity production you are sadly mistaken. While coal use in America and Europe has leveled, growth in coal use worldwide is increasing dramatically."
Clean Water, a Smart Investment
Environment  (tags: clean water )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - ecowatch.com
A new report, commissioned by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, found that cleaning up local waterways in the Chesapeake Bay region would provide nearly $130 billion annually in economic benefits.
Oceans Could Lose $1 Trillion in Value Due to Acidification
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
This month, the U.N. Convention on Biological Diversity released a report updating the impacts of ocean acidification on marine life.
Site C Proposal Puts Treaty Commitments to the Test
Environment  (tags: awa, commitments, First Nations chiefs, Ottawa, Government, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, world )

Lone
- 21 minutes ago - davidsuzuki.org
First Nations chiefs recently travelled to Ottawa to urge the federal government to pull the plug on the costliest infrastructure project in the country.
   

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