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*** Success! A Blueprint for Collaboration on Utah's Public Lands ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, forests, environment, habitat, nature, protection, research, Sustainabililty, trees, water )

Frans
- 1 day 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
- 1 day 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...
Oceans Could Lose $1 Trillion in Value Due to Acidification
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification )

Michael
- 1 day ago - scientificamerican.com
This month, the U.N. Convention on Biological Diversity released a report updating the impacts of ocean acidification on marine life.
Refinery Towns Need A Sheriff - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: refinery towns, air pollution, Big Oil, oil refineries, toxic emissions, EPA, petition )

Judy
- 1 day ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Millions of people live in the shadow of oil refineries and are forced to breathe air that sickens and kills, especially our vulnerable children. Please join with us in supporting efforts to ensure refineries clean up their act and our air...
Gulf Restoration Group Sue Feds Over Misuse of BP Disaster Restoration Funds
Environment  (tags: Alabama, Convention Center, BP, Gulf restoration funds, damaged ecosystem, lawsuit, Gulf Restoration Group, Natural Resource Damage Trustee, Earthjustice )

Judy
- 1 day ago - earthjustice.org
Alabama and Feds approve millions for beachfront convention center. The Alabama convention center is a shocking misuse of restoration dollars that could provide much needed resources to the Gulf's damaged ecosystem.
Clean Water, a Smart Investment
Environment  (tags: clean water )

Michael
- 1 day 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.
Save New Mexico's Last Free-Flowing River
Environment  (tags: river, conservation, groundwater, animals, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 11 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action - urge Gov. Martinez to support cost-effective, non-diversion alternatives to protect the Gila and secure New Mexico's water future.
Fracking a Nuclear Plant in the Barnett Shale
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, government, habitatdestruction )

John
- 1 day 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?
Bird of the Week: Black-and-White Warbler
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 23 hours ago - abcbirds.org
Black-and-white Warblers are still common, though Breeding Bird Surveys indicate a slow and gradual decline in population over the past 50 years. This biggest threat to this forest species is habitat fragmentation,
Rock Paintings in National Parks Spark Probe, Anger
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution )

Kathy
- 23 hours ago - seattletimes.com
A series of colorful, eerie faces painted on rocks in some of the West's most pristine, well-known national parks has sparked an investigation by authorities and a furor online.
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
- 1 day 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.
Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: destruction, wildlife, wetlands, Native Plants, Native Animals )

Carol Joa
- 1 day 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.
CALLING ALL CANADIANS
Environment  (tags: bees.protection, Bees and Neonicotonoids, environment, government )

Marina
- 4 hours ago - action2.davidsuzuki.org
The David Suzuki Foundation is spearheading a public commenting campaign to Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) - public comments open until November 3rd - signatures at this point are dismally low. Please sign, send, and share.
PETITION: It's Time to Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, pollution, pesticiedes, bees, neonicotinoids )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - action2.davidsuzuki.org
Bees have been dying off at alarming rates, and neonicotinoid pesticides are implicated in this decline. Bees aren't the only victims. "Neonic" pesticides may harm the human brain, nervous system and hormonal system.
NPR Guts Its Environment And Climate Reporting Team, Becomes "Part Of The Problem"
Environment  (tags: Environment, Media, Media Coverage, Environmental Issues, News, NPR, National Public Radio, Climate Change )

Brian
- 3 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
"NPR has gutted its staff dedicated to covering environmental and climate issues. Given the nation's and world's renewed focus on the threat posed by unrestricted carbon pollution, this baffling move is already receiving widespread criticism..."
David Gruber: Seeing the Ocean in Neon
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, habitat, nature, oceans, research, science, world )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
His expeditions have turned up hundreds of shimmering creatures, all showing off for one another with a mysterious fluorescence. It's an underwater display that had never been seen before.
Degredation Caused By Livestock Grazing   video
Environment  (tags: pollution, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, humans, nature, politics, Sustainabililty, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world )

Michael
- 1 hour ago - youtube.com
We know that ranching public lands is a huge reason why wolves, coyotes, and even bison, are slaughtered. You may not know the environmental damage to waters, other species of all kingdoms are affected, and the topsoil itself, ecosystems of Earth.
   

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