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Stop Washing Valuable Energy Down the Drain
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, GoodNews, green, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, water )

Paul
- 48 minutes ago - triplepundit.com
Can you guess which renewable energy has the quickest payoff? You might be surprised!
Canadian Government Muzzles Scientists
Environment  (tags: climatechange, climate, globalwarming, globalwarming, politics, Sustainabililty, environment )

Susan
- 4 hours ago - boingboing.net
The Canadian government is ordering it's scientists to downplay the extent and acceleration of melting ice.
Save Dugongs & Coral Reef in Japan
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, animals, endangered, environment, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 4 hours ago - seaturtles.org
The U.S. government is planning to build a new American airstrip atop a healthy coral reef in Okinawa, Japan, that will likely destroy the diverse array of marine life the reef supports. We need your help to speak out!
Confirmed: Some Raindrops Fall Faster Than They Should
Environment  (tags: rain, rainfall, climate, environment, nature, research, science, weather )

Darren
- 6 hours ago - news.sciencemag.org
Five years ago, scientists reported that raindrops, especially small ones, often fall through the air much faster than they should. . .
Rafting The Dam-Free Elwha
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, GoodNews, habitat, nature, protection, restoration, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Kathy
- 7 hours ago - earthfix.opb.org
For nearly three years, this glacier-fed river on Washington's Olympic Peninsula has been sluicing millions of tons of sediment that were held back for a century by a pair of dams.The dams are nearly gone. The Elwha Dam has been completely removed and-->
Why? Why Not?
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, kids, children, grandparents, climate change, CO2 emissions, global warming, Sustainabililty, environment, pollution )

BoomerWar
- 7 hours ago - boomerwarrior.org
Why? Why Not? In every language on the planet, children ask these questions over, and over, and over. They ask the first to understand the world around them, and they ask the second when they want to change that world.
Himalayan Plants Species Could Be Lost Before Anyone Has Recorded Their Existence
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, green, habitat, nature, protection, science, himalayas, plants )

Darren
- 10 hours ago - nature.com
In India's Western Himalayas, changes in altitude are so dramatic and steep that alluvial grasslands, subtropical forests, conifers and alpine meadows lie stacked almost on top of each other, producing a spectacular range of vegetation.
*** URGENT *** SAVE THE ARCTIC - Please SING and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: arctic, protection, oceans, wildlife, globalwarming )

Angela
- 12 hours ago - savethearctic.org
We want to create a global sanctuary around the North Pole, and ban offshore drilling and destructive industry in the Arctic. HELP !!!
Siding With GMO Giants, Federal Judge Rejects Kauai Anti-GMO Law
Environment  (tags: Gmos, pesticides, health concerns, Hawaii )

Stephen
- 13 hours ago - commondreams.org
Siding with a coalition of GMO giants, a federal judge in Hawaii on Monday rejected a local effort to protect the health and environment of the island by blocking heavy pesticide use near homes and schools.
Join Us at the People's Climate March!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, pollution, science, world )

Alice
- 14 hours ago - amazonwatch.org
On September 21st, hundreds of thousands of people from around the world will descend on New York City for the Peoples Climate March to call on world leaders and insist on immediate and drastic action to avoid climate catastrophe.
*** URGENT *** No Oil Drilling Off the Canary Islands ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: canary islands wwf protection, wildlife, oceans, nature )

Angela
- 14 hours ago - wwf.de
Nature Paradise in Danger: RWE and other companies want to drill for oil off the Canary Islands. The WWF wants to prevent common with his supporters and other conservation organizations - including an international petition . Help !!!!!!!!!!!
GMOs: Respected Analyst Says They Could Destroy Life on the Planet [ACTION ALERT!]
Environment  (tags: GMO destruction of planet )

Ellyn
- 15 hours ago - anh-usa.org
Invoking the risk of famine as a justification for GMOs is "a deceitful strategy, no different from...Russian roulette," according to the report. Action Alert!
Tell Congress: Don't Listen to the Polluters. Protect Our Waterways!
Environment  (tags: Pollution, waterways, cruelty )

Marie
- 18 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Loopholes in the Clean Water Act leave the drinking water for 117 million Americans vulnerable to unchecked pollution. The EPA is finally working to restore protections to 2 million miles of streams across the country, but big polluters are going all
Tell USFWS to Protect Threatened Monarch Butterfly - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: USFWS, protect, threatened, Monarch Butterflies )

Marie
- 22 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Monarch butterflies are one of the most beautiful and iconic insects in the world, and they are in serious trouble. The monarch butterfly population in North America has been shrinking at an alarming rate.
Hundreds Of Methane Plumes Seeping Out Of Seafloor Along East Coast
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, oceans, research, science, US Atlantic seaboard, methane seeps, NOAA, ecosystems )

Lynn
- 23 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Between North Carolina's Cape Hatteras and Massachusetts' Georges Bank, 570methane seeps cluster in about eight regions, according to sonar and video gathered by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration ship Okeanos Explorer . . .
Tell Chairman Macfarlane: Shut Down Diablo Canyon! - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Diablo canyon, shut, nuclear, earthquakes )

Marie
- 1 day ago - action.foe.org
This week, the Associated Press revealed that the nuclear reactors at Diablo Canyon are surrounded by faults capable of causing an earthquake far larger than they were designed to withstand
Atop Food Chain, Ospreys Ingest Many Poisons, Revealing Environmental Dangers
Environment  (tags: Ospreys, pollutant, contaminant, chemicals, health, animals, endangered, environment, habitat, health conditions, pollution, research, science, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
The large birds are living repositories for chemicals: Perched at the top of their food web, they ingest all of the contaminants in every creature below them.
Solar Lights for Tanzania - Solarlichter FüR Tansania
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, environment, Solar Power )

Alexander
- 1 day ago - crowdener.gy
German Genossenschaft that invests money in small solar systems for tanzania, that help the people to light up their homes and charge mobile-phones or radios. It saves the people money for kerosin and its dangerous smoke.
This Voter Supports Bold Action on Global Warming
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, globalwarming, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, forests, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, weather, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 1 day ago - soe.salsalabs.com
Stand with Save Our Environment now to send a strong message to our government that you are paying attention when it comes to their actions, or lack thereof, to help fight against climate change.
How Many Birds Are Killed By Wind, Solar, Oil, And Coal?
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, energy, environment, nature, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
In response to growing accusations from both conservationists and conservatives that renewable energy sources like solar and wind kill too many birds, U.S. News and World Report has compiled data on which energy industries are responsible for the most bir
Monsanto and Ukraine
Environment  (tags: Ukraine, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, IMF, GM, genetically modified crops, GMO's, Monsanto, Du Pont, agribusiness industry, Pres. Viktor Yanukovych, Ukraine protests )

Judy
- 1 day ago - counterpunch.org
The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), under terms of their $17 billion loan to Ukraine, would open that country to genetically-modified (GM) crops and genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) in agriculture.
   

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