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French Parliament Bans Cultivation of GM Maize
Environment  (tags: environment, GoodNews, health, gmo, agriculture and food )

Jeanne
- 23 hours ago - reuters.com
France's lower house of parliament adopted a law on Tuesday prohibiting the cultivation of any variety of genetically modified maize, saying it posed a risk to the environment.
Into Polar Bear Country
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, climate-change, polar bears, habitatdestruction, wildlife )

Nancy
- 23 hours ago - wwf.panda.org
Join the Norwegian Polar Institute and WWF-Canon on a research expedition to learn more about how polar bears are adapting to their changing habitat. Videos and photos with explanations of the expedition.
Create a Marine Protected Area Off the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: destruction, habitat, protection, marine, Costa Rica )

Marie
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
We, the undersigned, sign this petition to give support to MPA for OSA's campaign to create a marine protected area in the waters from Marina Ballena area to Golfo Dulce. The area is of significant biological importance but yet commercial fishing boats.
Microbial Ecological Fertiliser- Is Our Safer Future - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: fertilisers, microbial, ecological, health, problems, safer )

Marie
- 1 day ago - change.org
After chemical fertilizer has been introduced to the world in nearly sixty years, into the twenty-first century, health concerns have developed in an opposite direction: serious diseases and epidemic outbreaks such as cancer, birth defects.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Our Redwoods From Poachers - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: redwood trees, destruction, conservation, trees, environment, ecosystems, humans, protection )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Burl poaching is a growing threat to the survival of the majestic, old growth redwood trees living in our Redwood National and State Parks. More and more people are illegally carving burls from redwoods for some quick cash, threatening the ancient trees'
Transparency PLEASE SIGN & SHARE EVERYWHERE THXS..!!!!
Environment  (tags: USA, CANADA, UK, environment, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, climate-change, energy, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution, politics )

Dave
- 1 day ago - one.org
"Oil and gas companies are trying to block a rule that would make them publish their business deals - a key transparency measure to prevent corruption. Sign this petition to hold them accountable."
Chinese Dream Trumps Environment as Cars Sales Boom
Environment  (tags: China )

Michael
- 22 hours ago - spacemart.com
When accountant Ariel Wang bought a new car a few weeks ago, environmental protection was far from her mind even though smog has reached crisis levels in China's commercial hub Shanghai.
EPA Gives BP 'Get Out of Jail Free Card' on 4th Anniversary of Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster
Environment  (tags: BP, BP oil disster, EPA, corruption, world, nature, ecosystems, government, environment, destruction, conservation, energy, wildlife, healthconditions )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - ecowatch.com
The EPA ruled that the corporation could start bidding on lucrative new oil leases in the Gulf of Mexico after having been suspended from doing any new business with the government ever since the accident.
Save Our Redwoods From Poachers
Environment  (tags: world, ACTION PLEASE, destruction, redwood )

Rose
- 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
arget: Jonathan B. Jarvis, Director, National Park Service Goal: Better protect our redwood trees from poaching Burl poaching is a growing threat to the survival of the majestic, old growth redwood trees living in o
Want to See Our Data Centers and Online Activity Run on 100% Renewable Energy?
Environment  (tags: government, ethics, politics, world, media, health, environment, humans, ethics, Body-Mind-Spirit, science, business, consumers, corporate, energy, greenbuilding, government, goodnews, society, environment, technology, world, globalwarming, goodnews, gree )

Wendy
- 23 hours ago - greenpeace.org
Leading tech companies like Google, Facebook and Apple have committed to powering their data centers with renewable energy. Ask companies like Twitter, Pinterest and Tumblr to make the same commitment so we can all #clickclean! . please sign
Specimen Collection Threatens Endangered Species
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - natureworldnews.com
Current specimen collection methods are threatening endangered species, a team of researchers from Arizona State University (ASU) says. In a time when habitat loss and global climate change are already causing concern, biologists are growing increasingly
Experts Warn: US 'on Course to Repeat' BP Gulf Disaster
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
The risk of another blowout is real," write former MMS head Elizabether Birnbaum, Oceana's Jacqueline Savitz
Trees Planet: Malus Domestica - Apple
Environment  (tags: climate, Apple, Fruits Trees, Trees Planet )

Trees
- 1 day ago - treesplanet.blogspot.com
Malus domestica common name is the Apple also called Orchard apple. Apple is the most popular in the world. The apple is very delicious and healthy fruit too. People all over the world love apple. It is one of the most widely cultivated fruit tree, and t
Nearly a Thousand Environmental Activists Murdered Worldwide Since 2002
Environment  (tags: environment )

David
- 11 hours ago - wakingtimes.com
At least 908 people were murdered for taking a stand to defend the environment between 2002 and 2013, according to a new report today from Global Witness, which shows a dramatic uptick in the murder rate during the past four years...
Monsanto's RoundUp Poison 125 Times More Dangerous Than Regulators Admit
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, habitat, ecosystems, pollution, oceans, humans, nature, politics, wildlife, weather, water, Sustainabililty, trees, environment, endangered )

Wild
- 14 hours ago - nationofchange.org
would you eat a chemical concoction that has been found to be 125 times more toxic than glyphosate, the main toxic ingredient found in Monsanto's RoundUp herbicide?
Extreme Weather Now the Norm
Environment  (tags: climate change, Extreme Weather, polar vortex, Jetsrtreams, global warming, environment, Climate crisis )

BoomerWar
- 1 day ago - boomerwarrior.org
Extreme weather events are rocketing upwards in their frequency of occurrence, intensity, and duration and are impacting new regions that are unprepared. As bad as this is, it is going to get much worse by at least 10 to 20 times. Why?
Behind the Scenes of Showtime's Blockbuster Series on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: Years of Living Dangerously, Harrison Ford, media, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, protection, climatechange )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
The series explores a range of issues around climate change, including drought in the American Midwest, conflict in the Middle East, and deforestation in Indonesia.
Save Our Redwoods From Poachers - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Poachers, redwood trees, redwood national, forests )

Marie
- 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Burl poaching is a growing threat to the survival of the majestic, old growth redwood trees living in our Redwood National and State Parks. More and more people are illegally carving burls from redwoods for some quick cash, threatening the ancient trees
Protect Our Drinking Water ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 1 hour ago - action.ewg.org
We're tired of the oil and gas industry's propaganda. It's past time to follow up on the EPA's findings with more rigorous scientific research. Join us in calling on the EPA to look into the risks of fracking and make sure that our drinking water is safe
Westward Group Tokyo Energy News Japan to Utilize Nuclear Energy Based on Pragmatism
Environment  (tags: Westward Group Tokyo Energy News, Japan to Utilize Nuclear Energy based on )

Vincent
- 6 hours ago - moderntokyotimes.com
The government of Japan finally came to the conclusion that the same nuclear energy that played a powerful role in modernization, is once more to be part of the energy policy of this nation.
It's Time for Real Toxics Reform ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, water )

Cher
- 1 hour ago - action.ewg.org
Our nation's broken toxic chemicals policy left 300,000 West Virginians without drinkable tap water. The Toxic Substances Control Act is so weak that when a hazardous chemical leaked from a coal processing plant into West Virginia's water supply,
Stop Bill C-38 ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 33 minutes ago - greenparty.ca
We must immediately abandon Bill C-38, and ensure that any future legislation on the environment receives adequate study and debate before the appropriate committees without the use of time allocation.
Earth Day 2014: April 22, 1970 and the Birth of the Environmental Movement
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, climate-change, conservation )

Tima
- 1 hour ago - examiner.com
Before the 1970s, there were no regulations protecting the environment. It was perfectly legal for a factory to dump toxic waste into streams and spew toxic fumes in the air.
Water Contamination Leads to Sex Change in Fish in Northern Spain
Environment  (tags: pollution )

Murielle
- 2 minutes ago - greenfudge.org
A study carried out since 2007 has finally proven that some water contaminants produce sex changes in determinate strains of fish in the Basque Country.
   

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