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Save Marine Wildlife From Deadly Nitrogen Runoff - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: marine mammals, marine wildlife, nitrogen, California, environment )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
On the coast of California, fisheries are closing and wildlife animals are at serious risk of seizures. The reason is a deadly neurotoxin produced by algae as a result of nitrogen runoff. As nitrogen runoff increases, the biotoxin-domoic acid-is reaching
Thwarting the Coal Industry's Toxic Rein of Terror
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, humans, nature, habitat, green, government, habitatdestruction, climate, climate-change, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, world, coal industry )

Sara
- 1 day ago - wg.convio.net
A prohibition on toxic orange clouds is a promise for our health, safety, and welfare. Please, take the simple and effective step of ensuring that poisonous blasting emissions are kept in check at coal mines throughout the nation.
PETITION: Tell Fred Upton to Donate His Money From Big Polluters to Cleanup Efforts
Environment  (tags: Money, pollution, big polluters, gas leak, Michigan )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - act.boldprogressives.org
.BREAKING: "There has been a major gas line rupture" in Michigan, reports a local news outlet.
A Strange Trip With Earth   video
Environment  (tags: )

Mm
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Interesting and while Michael O posts news like this I could never compare. This was just so interesting those that see hope you enjoy.
Keep the Oil in the Ground in the Amazon ACTION
Environment  (tags: big oil, Amazon, environment, indigenous rights, ecosystems, health conditions, habitatdestruction, wildlife )

Nancy
- 16 hours ago - amazonwatch.org
The science is clear: we have to keep two-thirds of fossil fuels in the ground to avoid catastrophic climate change, so why are we looking for more? We need to start keeping oil in the ground, and the Amazon is a great place to start.
This Blue Dot Is Our Only Home ACTION
Environment  (tags: Canada, The Blue Dot, David Suzuki, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, habitat destruction )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - bluedot.ca
This growing movement of Canadians calls upon their local communities to pass municipal declarations respecting people's right to live in a healthy environment.
Save the Arctic
Environment  (tags: sanctuary, arctic, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, climatechange, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, water, wil )

Sara
- 20 hours ago - savethearctic.org
Sign the petition to join millions of people who believe in the protection of the Arctic. We want to create a global sanctuary at the North Pole, and prohibit oil drilling and industrial fishing destructive.
PLEASE SIGN-Keep the Oil in the Ground in the Amazon
Environment  (tags: )

Chrissy
- 2 hours ago - amazonwatch.org
Call for an end to Amazon oil drilling! The science is clear: we have to keep two-thirds of fossil fuels in the ground to avoid catastrophic climate change, so why are we looking for more? please sign and share
The UN's Dismal Failure on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, United Nations, Climate Summit, Climate Inaction, Emissions, Greenhouse Gases, Failure )

Brian
- 1 day ago - socialistworker.org
"WORLD LEADERS from government, business and civil society will gather in New York on September 23 for a United Nations climate summit. After two decades of failed talks, it will be the latest attempt to make progress on a global treaty to reduce GHG..."
Mexico: Researcher Raises Alert About Environmental Dangers of Wind Farms
Environment  (tags: Mexico, Central America, Environment, Energy, Wind Energy, Wind Turbines, Wind Farms, Ecosystems, Endangered, Flora, Fauna )

Brian
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
"In a detailed interview, the biologist explained what the environmental impact reports omit: the real impacts on the flora and fauna of the Tehuantepec Isthmus. These negative impacts extend not only throughout Mexico, but also into the ecosystems..."
Bring New Jersey Back Into the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: Chris Christie, RGGI, climate crisis, environment, corruption, americans, politics )

Nancy
- 8 hours ago - petitions.moveon.org
New Jersey was a founding member of the RGGI cap and trade program. When Governor Christie pulled us out of the program, he contributed to our climate crisis while costing the state vital federal aid. We have missed out on $114 million in federal clean...
The Deadliest Environmental Problem Today Is Indoor Air Pollution -- Killing 4 Million a Year
Environment  (tags: Indoor Air Pollution, Global Problem, Poverty, Open Fires, Charcoal, Smoke, Particulate Pollution, Respiratory Diseases, Lungs, 4 Million, Annual Deaths )

Brian
- 1 day ago - vox.com
"Here's the basic version: About 3 billion people around the world -- mostly in Africa and Asia, and mostly very poor -- still cook and heat their homes by burning coal, charcoal, dung, wood, or plant residue in their homes. These homes often have poor..."
Great Lakes Nuclear Dump?! Speak Now, or Forever Hold Your Peace! ACTION
Environment  (tags: nuclear waste, Great Lakes, ecosystems, water, wildlife, environment )

Nancy
- 16 hours ago - beyondnuclear.org
The radioactive waste dump would be located less than a mile from the Lake Huron shore, surrounded by the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station, one of the biggest nuclear power plants in the world
Stunning Images Reveal Mining Operations Destroy Far More Than They Produce
Environment  (tags: diamond mining, Copper Mining, copper mines, South Africa, mining destruction )

Beth
- 1 day ago - news.distractify.com
Is the social and environmental destruction of these mines--spurred by our own demand for sparkly jewelry and fancy electronics--really worth it? You be the judge.
'The Green Amazon Is Red With Indigenous Blood': Authorities Pull Bodies From River That May Have Belonged to Slain Leaders
Environment  (tags: Indigenous Leadership )

Michael
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
Indigenous groups call for land rights in wake of assassinations of Edwin Chota Valera and three other leaders
Disaster-Induced Displacement Grows Worldwide
Environment  (tags: climate refugees, world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - ecowatch.com
the annual report of the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) as part of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) revealed that in 2013, three times as many people were displaced by natural disaster as by conflict.
These Innovative Ride-Sharing Services Are Great for You (and the Environment)
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, taxi services, Apps )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - greenerideal.com
On-demand taxi services like Uber and Hailo have been turning the established cab industry on its head, and ruffling some feathers along the way.
China Bans 'Dirty' Coal Sale, Imports
Environment  (tags: China, coal )

Michael
- 1 day ago - energy-daily.com
It's a start.
Chinese Sturgeon Give Up, Stop Breeding in Polluted Yangtze River
Environment  (tags: world, climate, animals, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, habitat, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, Chinese, Sturgeon, Yangtze River, Endangered Species, breeding )

Darren
- 1 day ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
When an endangered species stops breeding, you know its days are probably numbered. In China the countdown has apparently begun for the critically endangered Chinese sturgeon (Acipenser sinensis)
Infamous 'Red Tide' Could Hit Florida Economy
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, red tide )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - theterramarproject.org
It's like Florida's version of The Blob.
Food and Climate Justice
Environment  (tags: world, climate, climate-change, destruction, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, nature, Sustainabililty, weather, unpredictable, seasons, food, prices, quality )

Darren
- 1 day ago - oxfam.org
Wild weather and unpredictable seasons are changing what farmers can grow and is making people hungry. Food prices are going up. Food quality is going down. Soon, climate change will affect what all of us can eat.
The Carbon Underground: Reversing Global Warming
Environment  (tags: Global Warming )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - organicconsumers.org
It's getting late. If we're going to preserve a livable Earth, we the global grassroots, must do more than mitigate global warming.
North Carolina Cracks Down on Venus Flytrap Poachers
Environment  (tags: protection, fauna, green, poaching fauna, Venus Flytraps, humans )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - reuters.com
Already at risk from coastal development, the estimated 35,000 remaining wild plants are now threatened by poaching so severe, that new legislation signed into law on Thursday by Governor Pat McCrory, now makes it a felony punishable by up to 25 months in
   

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