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India's Plan for World's Largest Solar Farm May Stumble Over Wetlands
Environment  (tags: wetlands, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, protection, energy, green, government )

- 1972 days ago -
Mega solar power project in Rajasthan may touch on protected Sambhar Lake wetlands
TAKE ACTION NOW: CANADA: Save Fireside Wetland
Environment  (tags: wetlands, preservation, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, humans, politics, protection, trees, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 1983 days ago -
Over 50 wetlands will be destroyed during the construction along Highway 22x. The Town Council Of Cochrane makes the final decision on whether the wetlands gets saved or destroyed.
Canada's Great Inland Delta: A Precarious Future Looms
Environment  (tags: tar sands, water, protection, humans, wetlands, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, world, globalwarming, climate-change, wildlife )

- 2077 days ago -
The Peace-Athabasca Delta, one of the world's largest freshwater deltas, is facing major change as rising temperatures, a prolonged drought, and water withdrawals for Alberta's tar sands industry threaten to increasingly dry out this vast expanse of water
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Wetlands!
Environment  (tags: environment, wetlands, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, humans, politics, pollution, water, nature, conservation )

- 2178 days ago -
The world's rivers, lakes, wetlands and streams have a tremendous impact on everyone's lives. But, development and pollution of these areas result in the loss of an average of hundreds of thousands of acres of wetlands each year
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sault Ste Marie Wetlands
Environment  (tags: environment, wetlands, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, humans, politics, pollution, water, nature, conservation )

- 2353 days ago -
Stop the destruction of 100 acres of pristine wetland in Sault Ste Marie, Michigan and take a stand against development that ignores our environment, our provincial regulations, and the facts from an environmental hydro-geologist study.
Happy World Wetlands Day --February 2
Environment  (tags: wetlands, World Wetlands Day, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, conservation, pollution, nature, green, ecosystems, world, politics, oceans, water, Sustainabililty, forests )

- 2361 days ago -
Feb. 2 is World Wetlands Day, a holiday that has promoted global appreciation and protection of wetlands for 41 years. It commemorates an international treaty signed in 1971, the Ramsar Convention, that aims to conserve swamps, marshes and bogs around the
South Africa: Why Wetlands Matter
Environment  (tags: climate-change, wetlands, pollution, habitatdestruction, ecosystems )

- 2365 days ago -
About 50% of South Africa's wetlands have already been destroyed or converted through draining, the building of dams, incorrect burning and overgrazing, invasive alien species, waste disposal, water abstraction, agricultural, urban development
Protect Northeast Minnesota Wetlands ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wetlands )

- 2429 days ago -
Suspend approval of an iron ore tailings basin project in Northeast Minnesota in order to protect fragile wetlands and water quality
Protecting Original Wetlands Far Preferable to Restoration
Environment  (tags: wetlands, habitat, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, nature, humans, green, habitatdestruction, protection )

- 2733 days ago -
Even after 100 years have passed a restored wetland may not reach the state of its former glory. A new study in the open access journal PLoS Biology finds that restored wetlands may take centuries to recover the biodiversity and carbon sequestration of or
Protect Wetlands and Endangered Species ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife, wetlands )

- 2768 days ago -
San Francisco's Mayor Ed Lee has vetoed legislation designed to protect the city's Sharp Park Wetlands and the endangered California Red-Legged Frogs and San Francisco Garter Snakes that live there.
Protection of the Fundy Street Wetland: Reinstate the Wetland Designation ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, wetlands, wildlife, protection )

- 2777 days ago -
The large wetland area to the north of Fundy Street in Moncton, NB has been partly drained by the landowner and the beaver family that lived there has been trapped and killed. This area was a protected designated wetland until March 2011
Protect Dying Wetlands ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wetlands, conservation )

- 2804 days ago -
Perhaps more than any other environment type, wetlands have suffered from mankind's impact. To date over half of the world's wetlands have disappeared since 1900 while 84% of those surviving wetlands have been negatively impacted by ecological change
Tell This California City: Save Its Remaining Wetlands ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife, wetlands )

- 2870 days ago -
Is there any bigger sign of crass, anti-environment consumerism than planned urban sprawl? And yet it continues, even in liberal California - where, if approved, a proposed development in Redwood City, called the Cargill Saltworks, would be the
ACTION ALERT: Don't Let $20 Million in NJ Tax Dollars Be Handed to a Private Developer! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: wetlands, housing, destruction, raritan river, ecosystems, conservation, habitatdestruction, environment, politics )

- 2901 days ago -
A politically connected, ultra-wealthy developer is using New Jersey hard-earned tax dollars to construct a huge housing development atop a 425-acre radioactive toxic waste site on the Raritan River in Sayreville, New Jersey.
PETITION ALERT: Environmental Protection Agency: Speak Out to Protect America's Most Vulnerable Streams and Wetlands!
Environment  (tags: streams, rivers, water, clearn water act, wetlands, environment, conservation legalisation )

- 2913 days ago -
As a result of a pair of Supreme Court decisions and Bush administration policies, more than 117 million Americans currently get some or all of their drinking water from sources that do not have clear protection under the Clean Water Act.

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