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Somebody Took a Picture of Beijings Skyline for a Year and It's Horrifying | TakePart
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, healthconditions, globalwarming )

Jean
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Air quality charts, studies, and even fashion trends prove just how terrible pollution has been in China. Still, for many of its citizens, the issue just doesn't seem urgent enough. So, to make it plain and simple, one Beijing resident took photos of the
Take Action: Clean Water Depends on Clear Standards PETITION
Environment  (tags: clean water, clear standards, EPA )

Anna
- 7 hours ago - secure.audubon.org
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have proposed a new rule designed to protect Florida's and the nation's wetlands
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
- 4 hours 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 NOW! SAVE COLORADO'S LAST WILD PLACES FROM RECKLESS FRACKING!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, protection, pollution, water, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics, nature )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell the Bureau of Land Management to put wilderness protection ahead of oil and gas development.
Terrifying NASA Video Shows How Carbon Emissions Are Engulfing the World | TakePart
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, endangered, environment )

Jean
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Carbon dioxide emissions are invisible, but NASA has just made them all too real.The space agency has released a video of high-resolution imagery documenting carbon emissions released over an entire year. The result is what looks like the
Take Action: Help End Dirty Energy
Environment  (tags: USA, EDF, CO2emissions, energy, environment, government, humans, pollution )

Lone
- 6 hours 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.
End Shell's Arctic Dreams ACTION
Environment  (tags: Shell, Arctic drilling, wildlife, ecosystems, environment, water, habitat destruction, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 2 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.
Cleaning Up India
Environment  (tags: environment, clean india, amma )

Vamadeva
- 11 hours 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.
How This Trending Diet Is Saving The Planet
Environment  (tags: animals, climatechange, CO2emissions, water, energy, ecosystems, Sustainabililty )

Linda
- 7 hours ago - ecowatch.com
What would it mean for our environment if all of us did become vegetarians? A lot of good things, according to an infographic put together by Pounds to Pocket. "The livestock industry's impact on the climate is enormous," it says...
Give Energy East a People's Intervention!
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, canada, harper, pipeline, ecosystems, endangered, government, humans, nature, pollution, protection )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - act.350.org
Harper and Big Oil know they can only build this pipeline if they ignore the facts and ignore the people. It's time for a People's Intervention.
Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, ecosystems, climate-change )

Linda
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Andersen discovered that animal agriculture was the leading and often undisclosed source of resource degradation and pollution, accounting for a third of the earth's fresh water usage, most rain forest destruction and the ocean's growing dead zones.
Lifesaving Transplant for Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: Reef restoration, ecosystems, oceans )

Debra
- 18 hours 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
- 5 hours 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 ...
Thermal Damns and the Need for Angry, Active Anglers
Environment  (tags: fishing )

Bob
- 1 day ago - cascwild.org
We are thermally damned if we do not take action now and fight fossil-fuel driven, anti-science sentiment in Congress.
Crusade Against the Golden Mussel
Environment  (tags: amazon river, golden mussel, introduced species, Invasive Species, habitatdestruction )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - ozy.com
Save the Earth by killing it? Sure. But only a little part of it. So goes the philosophy of young superstar Brazilian biologist Marcela Uliano da Silva, who wants to eradicate a foreign species encroaching on the Amazon River's shores: the golden mussel.
Free Money to Save Water? You Can Do It, and Here's How
Environment  (tags: meterhero, water meter, water, Water Conservation, water consumption, startup, corporate partnerships, Sustainabililty )

Jamie
- 10 hours ago - takepart.com
A startup called MeterHero is signing up big brands to give consumers money for every gallon they conserve.Last week, the company started paying out cash rebates to people who curb their water consumption. $1 for every 100 gallons saved.
The U.S. Navy Just Announced The End Of Big Oil And No One Noticed
Environment  (tags: environment, GoodNews, research, science )

Evanola
- 7 hours ago - addictinginfo.org
After decades of experiments, U.S. Navy scientists believe they may have solved one of the world's great challenges: how to turn seawater into fuel.
Forest System Chokes on Salt - Sunderbans Needs More Fresh Water: Study
Environment  (tags: Sundarbans, Gangetic River Dolphin, hilsa, Water Supplies )

Santanu
- 6 hours 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
Shell Lawsuit Against Environmental Groups Ruled Unconstitutional
Environment  (tags: Arctic drilling, Shell lawsuit, environmental groups, ecosystems, environment, habitat destruction, wildlife )

Nancy
- 3 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."
Fracking Water Injected Into Clean Aquifers
Environment  (tags: Health )

Walter L
- 2 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.
   

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