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Stop the Dumping of Toxic Fracking Wastewater - Petition
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, toxins, water, wastewater, petition, offshore drilling )

- 928 days ago -
Right now US policy allows offshore drilling operations to dump unlimited toxic wastewater from their platforms into Americas waters in the Gulf of Mexico along with chemicals like arsenic, benzene, cadmium, lead, formaldehyde, chlorine, and mercury.
Study Finds Widespread Land Losses From Gulf Oil Spill Still Ongoing
Environment  (tags: Gulf Oil Spill, Gulf of Mexico, louisiana coast, coastal erosion, dead vegetation )

- 975 days ago -
Following the spill, the length of shoreline that receded more than 13 feet or 4 meters a year quadrupled compared to the year before the spill. The land losses occurred mainly in areas where oil had washed ashore during the spill.
Stop Auctioning Off Public Waters and Lands! - Petition
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, offshore drilling, Louisiana, historic flooding, Obama Administration )

- 1041 days ago -
Despite historic flooding in Louisiana in August the Obama administration continued with business as usual and auctioned off an area the size of Virginia for offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico.
Thousands Are Gathering in New Orleans to Protest the Sale of New Oil and Gas Leases in the Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: actiivsm, oil drilling, gulf of Mexico, Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, pollution, protection, healthconditions, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 1216 days ago -
With the BP oil spill still in recent memory, activists are planning a massive protest to stop destructive drilling in the Gulf of Mexico.
Native American Tribe Gets Federal Funds to Flee Rising Seas
Environment  (tags: climate change, Biloxi Chitimacha Choctaw, Indians, Native Americans, sea level rise, relocation, Gulf of Mexico, Louisisiana )

- 1222 days ago -
Land that has supported the Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Indians through trapping fishing and agriculture for 170 years is being swallowed by the Gulf of Mexico. Relocation will make the tribe one of the first populations in US resettled from climate change
The BP Oil Spill Happened 5 Years Ago - Graphs Quickly Show Story
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, graphs, disaster, Gulf of Mexico )

- 1550 days ago -
Have a look back at the nations worst ever oil spill, by the numbers. See how we are still paying the price.
Protect the Gulf From Back Room Dealings! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: gulf of mexico, destruction, ecosystems, green, government, habitat, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, wildlife, water )

- 2820 days ago -
Good farm policies are vital to the Gulf, as they have the ability to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus pollution that flows down the Mississippi and causes the Gulf Dead Zone.
ACTION ALERT: Keep BP Out of the Gulf of Mexico! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: BP, oil spills, devastation, wildlife, oceans, destruction, gulf of mexico, protection, legalisation, conservation )

- 2899 days ago -
Last year's Deepwater Horizon oil spill was the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. Besides decimating local fishing and tourism industries, the spill fouled miles of coastal marine habitats and theatened many thousands of species.
Restore and Protect the Gulf of Mexico TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction )

- 3016 days ago -
The Gulf needs your help. Our communities need your help. Our coast needs your help. The firmly-entrenched status quo is our enemy right now. Your actions today will help overcome the obstacles to protecting and restoring the Gulf of Mexico.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Proposals in Congress to Drill in U.S. Waters ! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, wildlife, oil drilling, congress, gulf of mexico, tragedy, devastation, protectoin )

- 3018 days ago -
On April 20, 2011, a full year will have passed since the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded, killing 11 people and leading to the biggest accidental oil spill in history. Oil gushed into the Gulf of Mexico for 87 days, spewing 200 million gallons
Environment  (tags: youth, Washington, Gulf of Mexico, BP, climate-change )

- 3020 days ago -
More than 10,000 youth and community members from the Gulf Coast are travelling to Washington DC on Friday to attend Power Shift 2011 to deliver a unified message: the BP oil disaster is not over.
Don't Let BP Back Into the Gulf of Mexico ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, Gulf of Mexico, oil spill, BP, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )

- 3029 days ago -
Use this form to send a message to the Obama adminsitration that when it comes to the environment, one strike means you're out - don't let BP back into the Gulf
BP to Resume Deepwater Drilling in Gulf of Mexico
Environment  (tags: BP, Gulf of Mexico, drilling )

- 3032 days ago -
BP will resume deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico in July, some 15 months after the British energy giant was thrown into crisis after a fatal oil spill in the region, a newspaper said Sunday.
ACTION ALERT: No More Deepwater Drilling Permits in the Gulf of Mexico ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: gulf of mexico, deepwater drilling, destruction, habitatdestruction, wildlife, government, healthconditions, pollution )

- 3032 days ago -
Even though a new oil spill was recently spotted in the Gulf of Mexico, the Department of Interior has just approved no less than six new deepwater drilling permits!1 These deepwater drilling operations could further damage the Gulf's recovering
Protect Bluefin Tuna Spawning Grounds in the Gulf of Mexico - TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, bluefin tuna, fish, marine wildlife, Gulf of Mexico, wildlife, protection, humans, pollution, ecosystems, oceans, nature )

- 3086 days ago -
With the start of bluefin tuna spawning season only a month away, the National Marine Fisheries Service is proposing to require longline fishermen to use "weak hooks," designed to straighten to release bluefin.

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