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President Obama Uses His Pen to Establish the Maine Woods National Monument
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection )

- 18 hours ago -
The new 87,500-acre preserve will protect one of the largest stands of low-elevation hardwood forest east of the Rocky Mountains, an area rich in biodiversity and wildlife habitat...
Stop Copper Mining and Save Wildlife PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 13 hours ago -
Last month, more than 74,000 National Wildlife Federation supporters and conservation partners urged the U.S. Forest Service to protect the 1.1 million acre Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in Minnesota from dangerous sulfide-ore copper mining.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the EPA: Ban the Use of Toxic Atrazine
Environment  (tags: Atrazine Weed Killer, epa, weed killer )

- 1 day ago -
Those include delayed menopause and a two-fold increased risk of gestational diabetes in women, reproductive problems in men, and birth defects and abnormalities in infants
Act Now: Thank President Obama for Designating Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection, forests )

- 17 hours ago -
Thank you for preserving a beloved piece of Maine's North Woods as a national monument.
Love the Ocean in the Mid-Atlantic? Help Us. PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, oceans )

- 12 hours ago -
Ocean planning is a rare opportunity for ocean lovers to lock in protections for both recreation and the environment into the future. But the governing body who is creating the ocean plan needs some encouragement. Please take one minute and send them
Conservationists Want Obama to Protect An Underwater Grand Canyon
Environment  (tags: wildlife, protection, politics, oceans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, habitat )

- 1 day ago -
The fishing industry and environmentalists are divided on how best to protect the rare and beautiful marine life off the New England coast.
Thank President Obama for the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 13 hours ago -
Great news! On this 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, President Obama is protecting a new monument. Introducing the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument in Maine!
Tell Nevada Lands Council Not to Sell Our Land! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 6 hours ago -
Tell the Nevada Lands Council that you want public lands to stay in public hands.
Say No to Offshore Oil Drilling in the Orphan Basin PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 6 hours ago -
In the past decade the Orphan Basin, off the coast of Newfoundland, has been a prize that the oil industry wants to claim. Recently, new studies have shown that the potential for oil is much higher than originally thought.
Monsanto - World Leader in the Promotion of Infertility
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, endangered, destruction, conservation, Monsanto, Infertility, chemicals, DDT, Agent Orange, aspartame, Roundup, dioxin1, society, side effects, harmful )

- 22 hours ago -
Monsanto has a long and infamous history of manufacturing and bringing to market such chemicals as DDT, Agent Orange, aspartame, Roundup and dioxin1 - chemical compounds from which society continues to feel the effects.
Sign the Petition: Tell Big Plastic to Stop Undermining CA's Bag Ban
Environment  (tags: plastic bags, pollution, wildlife, california )

- 20 hours ago -
Sign the petition: Tell Big Plastic to Stop Undermining CA's Bag Ban An out-of-state Big Plastic corporation has spent millions of dollars to confuse California voters and upend CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s 2014 law banning single-use plastic bags.
TAKE ACTION: President Obama: Keep Fossil Fuels in the Ground
Environment  (tags: President Obama, fossil fuels, public lands, climate-change, CO2emissions, climatechange )

- 17 hours ago -
Continued fossil fuel extraction on public lands is incompatible with stopping runaway climate change. Stop all new coal, oil, and natural gas leasing on public lands and waters. nearly 25 percent of all U.S. energy-related emissions come fro
TAKE ACTION: Say You Want to Stop the TPP
Environment  (tags: TPP and resistance, Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) )

- 1 day ago -
Say you agree with Bernie Sanders that TPP must not come up for a vote âEUR" and if it does, it must be soundly defeated.
Why There's a Media Blackout on the Native American Dakota Oil Pipeline Blockade
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, endangered, destruction, conservation, media blackout, Native American, Dakota, Sioux, Oil, Pipeline, blockade, $3.8 Billion )

- 1 day ago -
As the Lakota Sioux continue their peaceful blockade of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline, the story's absence from the national media narrative is palpable.
Nasa: Earth Is Warming at a Pace Unprecedented in 1,000 Years
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, endangered )

- 9 hours ago -
Records of temperature that go back far further than 1800s suggest warming of recent decades is out of step with any period over the past millennium.
It May Be Time To Say "Hi!" to the Anthropocene Epoch
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, Sustainabililty, water, weather, wildlife, world, oceans, habitatdestruction, habitat, globalwarming, climatechange, climate-change, CO2emissions, climate, conservation, endangered )

- 3 hours ago -
The International Geological Congress is considering naming a new epoch in the geological history of the planet. The smart money is on their claiming that this new epoch began in 1950!
Urban Farming Is Revolutionizing Our Cities
Environment  (tags: Urban farming )

- 5 hours ago -
From balcony, backyard, rooftop, indoor and community gardens to city beehives and chicken coops to larger urban farms and farmers markets, growing and distributing local food in or near cities is a healthy way to help the environment.

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