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Oilsands Poisoning Fish, Say Scientists, Fishermen
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, water, wildlife, fisheries, fish, streams, rivers, canada, alberta, oil, fossil fuel mining, oil sands, oil industry, poison in water supply )

- 3073 days ago -
Fish with tumours, deformities and signs of disease or infection were collected from the lower Athabasca River, Athabasca Delta and Lake Athabasca, downstream from the oilsands.
Obama Fails to Protect Penguins From Climate Change and Fish Hooks - Lawsuit Next
Environment  (tags: obama administration, penguins, dying, threatened, lawsuit, protection, endangered, climate change, fisheries, industries, humans, destruction )

- 3321 days ago -
"Our government is dragging its feet while penguins are marching toward extinction." Penguins face a double whammy from the threats brought by climate change and industrial fisheries that deplete the penguins' food supply and entangle and drown the
Mekong River Dams Ruin Livelihoods of 65 Million - 11 More Are Planned
Environment  (tags: mekong river, fisheries, humans, starvation, habitatdestruction, destruction, environment, ecosystems )

- 3489 days ago -
17 dams recently built on the Mekong River in Southeast Asia are threatening fisheries, destroying a vast ecosystem, and starving millions. And 11 more dams are currently in the planning process. The dams already in place are blocking fish from travel
Sign Petition: Help Save Our Seas
Environment  (tags: environment, ocean, ecosystems, habitat, nature, protection, globalwarming, climate-change, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, wildlife, Sustainabililty, politics, government, conservation, oil, drilling, marine, mammals, fisheries )

- 3534 days ago -
Our oceans are in trouble, struggling under the strain of oil drilling, pollution, overfishing, global warming and acidification. Like the Clean Air Act for our air, and the Clean Water Act for our water, we need a Healthy Oceans Act for our oceans.
Oil Terminal a Concern as Alaska Volcano Rumbles
Environment  (tags: alaska, chevron, fisheries, protection, oil, terminal, storage, trees, ash, volcano, erupting, ecosystems, nature )

- 3614 days ago -
An Alaska volcano continued to rumble Tuesday amid new concerns that eruptions and mud flows will damage a nearby oil terminal where about 6 million gallons of crude are stored. "It makes no sense to store oil at the base of an erupting volcano."
The Plight of the Penguin
Environment  (tags: south america, marine, conservation, science, animals, Humboldt penguin, endangered species, science, conservation, the nature conservancy, environment, fisheries, pollution, urban development, resource extraction, mining, timber harvesting )

- 4195 days ago -
The Humboldt Penguin population has fallen by nearly half since the early 1980s and it could soon appear on the endangered species list. Find out how over fishing, pollution, coastal development, and climate change are threatening the species.
Encroaching Development Threatens South American Coasts
Environment  (tags: south america, marine, conservation, science, animals, Humboldt penguin, endangered species, science, conservation, the nature conservancy, environment, fisheries, pollution, urban development, resource extraction, mining, timber harvesting )

- 4196 days ago -
A new stuffy finds that marine ecosystems in South America are severely threatened by human development across the continent, which in some cases, results in raw sewage being dumped directly into the ocean.
The State of the World's Oceans
Environment  (tags: oceans, water, marine life, science, conservation, marine biology, seas, underwater, fish, fisheries, pollution, climate change, global warming, habitat, conservation science, the nature conservancy, tnc, nature, environment )

- 4243 days ago -
Oceans are vitally important to human communities around the world. We depend on oceans and coasts for food, medicines and protection from storms -- altogether, more than $20 trillion annually in ecological goods and services come from our world's oceans.

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