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Tell Global Leaders to Cooperate on Fresh Water PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, water, protection )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Today, more than 270 lakes and rivers around the world cross international borders, making them shared resources. But many countries aren't working together to ensure water security on all sides of their waterways.
Chinas Recent Forest Tenure Reforms Threaten Panda Habitat
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, China, panda habitat, development, government )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
While much of the pandaâEUR(TM)s habitat is protected by the Chinese government, what is left of the endangered conservation iconâEUR(TM)s home faces threats from a piece of legislation originally introduced in 2008 that would allow up to 1.8 million
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Initiative to Protect Millions of Acres of Wilderness
Environment  (tags: protection, environment, ecosystems, politics, GoodNews, government, wildlife, habitat )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Applaud President Obama's efforts to keep oil drilling operations out of the pristine Alaskan wilderness.
Mom's Anti-Nuclear Stance Inspires Film
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, nuclear, documentary film, Japan, Fukushima )

Naoko
- 5 hours ago - japantimes.co.jp
In the days of uncertainty immediately following the March 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, documentary filmmaker Masako Sakata turned to a book written by her late mother, an anti-nuclear campaigner, to try to make sense of what was happening.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
Environment  (tags: environment, climate, animals, globalwarming, healthconditions, humans, Sustainabililty, healthconditions )

Susan
- 6 hours ago - blog.peta.org.uk
Restaurants/café's in Manchester for vegetarians/vegans. Please share.
With Fracking Threatening Its Sole Drinking Water Source, A Coastal Community Fights Back
Environment  (tags: Fracking, Louisiana, Wetlands, Abita Springs, Tammany Parish )

Judy
- 14 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
ABITA SPRINGS, LOUISIANA -- Since its founding as a Native American trading village, Abita Springs has staked its reputation on its clean air and pure waters.
Take Action: Justice for José!
Environment  (tags: corruption, destruction, environment, humans )

Linda
- 15 hours ago - secure.sierraclub.org
José was set to arrive at the UN Climate Change Conference in Peru on December 3 to raise concerns about a mining project in his community. Instead, a group of mine workers found his body tied up with a rope and floating in a river
3 Reasons To Never Plant Butterfly Bush Again!
Environment  (tags: butterflies, pollinators, Buddleia, Butterfly bush, plants, invasive, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitat, green, nature, research, protection, wildlife )

Kamia
- 16 hours ago - rodalenews.com
I love the look of this plant, and you'll find all different varieties of it in nurseries around the country. But the main reason I used to plant it was because I thought it was one of the best for feeding and supporting butterflies. Turns out not true.
Save the Last Mexican Gray Wolves
Environment  (tags: endangered, protection, ethics, wildlife, conservation )

Julie
- 17 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Save the last Mexican gray wolves.
Obama Proposes Oil And Gas Drilling Along East Coast
Environment  (tags: Atlantic, Gas, Obama Administration, Ocean, Offshore Drilling, Offshore Wind, Oil )

Judy
- 17 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
The announcement is part of the Department of Interior's latest five-year plan, which includes federal leases from 2017 to 2022.
'Historic' Storm Set to Slam Northeast; Airlines Cancel Flights
Environment  (tags: world, weather, United States, USA, Northeast, storm, airlines, flights cancelled )

Darren
- 1 day ago - edition.cnn.com
Public transportation in New York will shut down and only emergency vehicles will be allowed on the roads in 13 counties -- and on the streets of New York City -- as of 11 p.m., said Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Don't Frack Public Lands
Environment  (tags: destruction, climate-change, forests, wildlife, pollution, habitatdestruction, animals )

Alice
- 1 day ago - secure3.convio.net
Don't Frack Public Lands !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! America's vast and cherished public lands are rightfully known as national treasures. But these iconic lands are at risk from fracking for oil and gas. Please sign !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Dead Trees Are Anything But Dead
Environment  (tags: Snags, Dead Trees, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, nature, trees, wildlife )

Kamia
- 1 day ago - blog.nwf.org
The next time you're tempted to pretty up your landscape into a clean and neat environment by taking out that dead tree, think again. They contribute so much more than most people know.
These Photos Show Us Just How Little We Know About the Planet We Call Home.
Environment  (tags: photos, beautiful, conservation, ecosystems, environment, GoodNews, nature, oceans, world, wildlife, water )

Kamia
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
It's not Earth Day 2014 any more, but these photos were still amazing, and help to remind us not only of what we don't know about our entire planet, but why it's more important than ever to take care of and save it!
100th Anniversary Rocky Mountain National Park
Environment  (tags: world, state-owned, habitat, nature, humans, Bison, Wolf, Lynx, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, ecosystems, environment, conservation, animals, forests, healthconditions, politics, government )

Michael
- 1 day ago - nps.gov
Congratulations, NOW, restore the Bison, Gray Wolf, Lynx, which once lived there but were cut down by whiteman bullets, traps, poison. Time to reconnect the rightful inhabitants to their world again.
Victory: Judge Deprives Monsanto of GM Planting Permit in Mexico, Protects the Bees
Environment  (tags: judge, monsanto, victory, planting permit, mexico, bees )

Lone
- 1 day ago - endoriot.com
a judge in Mexico has removed MonsantoâEUR(TM)s planting permit.
How To Destroy A Perfectly Fine Planet
Environment  (tags: destruction, climate-change, globalwarming, ecosystems, wildlife )

Abe
- 1 day ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.com.tr
The problem of saving the planet is, in fact, a battle to save the world from mankind. According to several studies in the journal Science, we are in the midst of the sixth "mass extinction of life on Earth.
Climate Change Will Hit Australia Harder Than Rest of World, Study Shows
Environment  (tags: climate, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, forests, habitat, protection, habitatdestruction, endangered )

Annamaria
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Australia could be on track for a temperature rise of more than 5C by the end of the century, outstripping the rate of warming experienced by the rest of the world, unless drastic action is taken to slash greenhouse gas emissions.
Swimming Frog In Oregon
Environment  (tags: frog, high desert, nature, oregon, photo, photographer, photography, pic, pond, swimming, visitor, wildlife )

Coralie
- 1 day ago - mrsroadrunner.com
Meet one of our frogs that more then likely was born and raised here on our small piece of property!
   

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