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Oil & Gas in Our Marine Sanctuaries - What's Next? - Act Now!
Environment  (tags: Oil, gas, Australia, sanctuary, petition )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - marineconservation.org.au
It was recently revealed that oil and gas companies have quietly been granted permits to look for petroleum in our marine sanctuaries.
Protect Polar Bears ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: habitat, environment, protection, wildlife, Arctic )

Cher
- 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take action today and join our campaign to protect the Arctic. Send an urgent message to President Obama, urging him to reject Shell's Arctic drilling plans for good.
We Cannot Frack Our Way to Energy Security!
Environment  (tags: fracking, fossil fuels, gas drilling, animals, energy, climate-change, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Sara
- 1 day ago - act.foodandwatereurope.org
Fracking will not only ruin our climate, water, air and health, it will also fail to address the EU s growing reliance on fossil fuel imports in general and gas from unreliable suppliers in particular!
Kick King Coal Off Our Public Land ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 8 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action below -- demand that the Forest Service withdraw this dangerous plan and instead protect this beautiful Colorado backcountry for future generations.
How the Internet of Things Could Save the Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, hives, honey, pollination, technology, mites, solutions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - yahoo.com
ItâEUR(TM)s a concept thatâEUR(TM)s both simple and terrifying. For years, scientists have known that honeybees are disappearing at an alarming rate. Fewer honeybees means less pollination, which could lead to a rapid drop in food supplies.
Tell the USDA: Healthier Planet, Healthier Plate
Environment  (tags: environment, food, sustainability, USDA )

Gabrielle
- 1 day ago - ran.org
Do you think the USDA's next set of dietary guidelines should address the environmental impacts of a diet that over-relies on red meat, such as excessive water usage and methane pollution? If so, then sign here.
Fears Of Contamination Confirmed, North Carolina Residents Warned Not To Drink Their Water | ThinkProgress
Environment  (tags: coal ash, Duke Energy, North Carolina )

Judy
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
Duke Energy: "...we have no indication that Duke Energy plant operations have influenced neighbors' well water."
The BP Oil Spill Happened 5 Years Ago - Graphs Quickly Show Story
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, graphs, disaster, Gulf of Mexico )

Dandelion
- 16 hours ago - climatedesk.org
Have a look back at the nations worst ever oil spill, by the numbers. See how we are still paying the price.
TAKE ACTION: PROTECT BIG SANDY AND GUYANDOTTE RIVER CRAYFISH
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, Endangered Species, globalwarming )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - action.endangered.org
Please submit your comment in support of protecting the Big Sandy and Guyandotte River crayfish under the Endangered Species Act.
World's Largest DIY Retailer to Phase Out Phthalates in Vinyl Flooring By Year's End
Environment  (tags: Home Depot, toxic chemicals, vinyl flooring, pthalates )

Judy
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
The Home Depot announcement is a big deal, and could lead the whole industry to safer flooring.
Vulcano in Chile
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, nature, destruction )

Olga
- 1 day ago - lanacion.cl
Video captures the impressive second eruption of volcano in Chile.
Scientists Convinced of Tie Between Earthquakes and Drilling
Environment  (tags: destruction, science, earthquakes, drilling )

Naoko
- 18 hours ago - mainichi.jp
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Scientists are now more certain than ever that oil and gas drilling is causing hundreds upon hundreds of earthquakes across the U.S., with the evidence coming in from one study after another.

Environment  (tags: BP oil spill disaster, offshore drilling, arctic ocean, animals, energy, conservation, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, water, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 1 day ago - soe.salsalabs.com
On the anniversary of the largest oil spill in history, we re collecting signatures to send a message to the Obama Administration: Don t expand offshore drilling! Sign our petition and protect the Atlantic and the Arctic from Big Oil.
These Maps Show Why We Keep Electing Climate Change Deniers in USA
Environment  (tags: interactive maps, climate change deniers, USA, elections )

Dandelion
- 16 hours ago - climatedesk.org
In 58 percent of congressional districts, majorities do not believe humans are causing global warming. Things look even more discouraging when you use the interactive maps to break down the estimates by congressional district.
22+ Heartbreaking Photos Of Pollution That Will Inspire You To Recycle
Environment  (tags: pollution, recycle, earth day, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - boredpanda.com
Earth Day is not a holiday, but an annual event dedicated to demonstrating support for environmental action.
Watch a Cruise Ship Pollute as Much as 13 Million CarsâEUR"in One Day
Environment  (tags: cruise shios, oceans, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, world )

Lone
- 18 hours ago - takepart.com
The industry is growing, and so is the environmental damage to the world's oceans.
Take Action for Endangered Species
Environment  (tags: endangered, protection, ethics, water, ecosystems )

Julie
- 1 day ago - action.endangered.org
Take action for endangered species.
Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Home Depot, Lowe's, pthalates, eliminate phalates, flooring, petition )

Judy
- 1 day ago - org2.salsalabs.com
If Home Depot can ban phthalates in flooring, so should LoweâEUR(TM)s!
Take Action: Urgent > Protect the Arctic From Big Oil
Environment  (tags: Protect the Chukchi Sea )

Susan
- 1 day ago - secure.earthjustice.org
via Earth Justice - We have proven time and time again that oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean is too risky for the region and the planet. This time is no different. Submit your public comments before the May 1 st deadline.
Chile Volcano Eruption Is Terrifyingly Beautiful âEUR" Today In Awesome
Environment  (tags: nature )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - todayinawesome.com
Both frightening and breathtaking at the same time.
World War One's Forgotten Anzacs: The Indigenous Army
Environment  (tags: WW1, Indigenous Army, forgotten Anzacs )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Anzac Day, 25 April, is probably Australia's most important national occasion. It marks the anniversary of the first campaign that led to major casualties for Australian and New Zealand forces during World War One,
Brazil: We Also Disappear With the Forests
Environment  (tags: forests, endangered, animals, habitatdestruction, humans, destruction, nature, healthconditions, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 15 hours ago - salviamolaforesta.org
The indigenous peoples of Brazil resist, despite everything. Large lobby attempt to amend the Constitution to take possession of protected forests and their ancestral territories. The goal: monoculture soybean, breeding, dams and mines.
Declaration of the World Uranium Symposium 2015 - Please Sign on!
Environment  (tags: Earth Day, World Uranium Sympsium, uranium, DU, energy, dirty energy, mining, mining waste, ecosystems, destruction, healthconditions, pollution, radia-active )

Angelika
- 11 hours ago - uranium2015.com
If there is one simple, but meaningful action we can all take in honor of this year s Earth Day, it s to sign this declaration. Let s show the world that uranium must stay in the ground where it belongs.It has no place in the energy future of our planet
March Against Monsanto | MARCH AGAINST MONSANTO
Environment  (tags: )

Chrissy
- 1 day ago - march-against-monsanto.com
On May 23, 2015, activists around the world will, once again, unite to March Against Monsanto.
Sustain Our Seas
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, destruction, ecosystems, animals, government, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, pollution, protection, water, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 11 hours ago - ocean.panda.org
The Great Barrier Reef is worth $5.8 billion and provides 69,000 jobs each year. Sign our petition to stop the industrial destruction of this iconic marine ecosystem.
B.P.Oil Spill Is Cahnging Its Name
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, pollution, wildlife, water, trees, weather, Sustainabililty )

Patricia
- 13 hours ago - care2.com
This group is changing it's name to "Save our Earth" It will focus on all aspects of our planet from deforestation to global warming and pollution. please come and help us support the most precious thing we have our planet and the life on it
Is Deepwater Drilling Safer, 5 Years After Worst Oil Spill?
Environment  (tags: oil, fossil fuels, offshore drilling, deep sea drilling, oil spills, the Gulf, environmental disasters, pollution, endangerment of species, dirty energy, energy policy, controversy )

Sylvie
- 14 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
"Deepwater drilling is increasing in the Gulf. Oil companies say itâEUR(TM)s safer now, but critics say spills are inevitable."
Oklahoma Recognizes Role of Drilling in Earthquakes
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, energy, Sustainabililty, environment, safety, science, scientists, politics )

Cheryl
- 13 hours ago - nytimes.com
So what do we do with this better late than never awareness? Should we not for the safety of citizens err on the side of caution?
Pine Beetle Epidemic - National Geographic Magazine
Environment  (tags: bark beetles, mountain pine beetles, insect infestation, epidemic, dying forests, pine forest, western North America, global change in climate, warming, drought, forestry, logging, blue-toned lumber, pesticides, GMO trees, non-intervention management )

Sylvie
- 13 hours ago - ngm.nationalgeographic.com
"A warming climate allowed pine beetles ravage the West [of the U.S.]. Now they are spreading east across Canada."
 

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