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82,000 Tons of Coal Sludge Spilling For Days Into NC River Threatens Virginia Drinking Water (TEXT and VIDEO)
Environment  (tags: water, Duke Energy, coal ash, health conditions, Dan River, North Carolina, Virginia, humans, wildlife )

- 1990 days ago -
Five days after coal ash began leaking into the Dan River in North Carolina last weekend, Duke Energy still can't say if the mess will ever be cleaned up.
Global Food Supply Under Threat as Water Wells Dry Up, Analyst Warns
Environment  (tags: global warming, climate, health conditions, water, weather, environment, climatechange, humans, animals )

- 2205 days ago -
Wells are drying up and underwater tables falling so fast in the Middle East and parts of India, China and the US that food supplies are seriously threatened, one of the world's leading resource analysts has warned.
Tell President Obama and the FDA You Won't Eat GMO Salmon!
Environment  (tags: humans, health conditions, food, oceans, nature )

- 2394 days ago -
Right now President Obama and bureaucrats at the Food and Drug Administration are preparing to unleash genetically engineered salmon on the market. After years of controversial regulatory review, this past week the Obama administration cleared a final ...
24 Policies to End the Earth Emergency
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, environment, global warming, greenhouse gases, habitat destruction, health conditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, Sustainability, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world )

- 2601 days ago -
Ecologically ignorant policies are largely responsible for the interlinked crises that are unraveling the planet's life support system.
Monsanto's GM Sweet Corn, Coming to Your Plate
Environment  (tags: Humans, habitat, food, GMO, health conditions, environment, endangered, destruction, world )

- 2827 days ago -
The new GM sweet corn is engineered to kill insects with Bt toxins and to resist heavy spraying with Roundup herbicide. Already, Roundup resistant crops have resulted in an epidemic of over 21 types of resistant superweeds. Even more alarming, recent...
ACTION ALERT: Protect Our Wildlife and Waterways From Pesticides! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: enviornment, pesticides, conservation, protection, legalisation, nature, threatened, health conditions, humans, wildlife )

- 2931 days ago -
Nearly a billion pounds of pesticides are used each year in the United States. Pesticide contamination is pervasive in aquatic habitat for fish and wildlife throughout the country and in the public water supply, causing needless threats to both wildlife
ACTION ALERT: Help Stop the Construction of Raven Coal Mine! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: pollution, destruction, health conditions, environment, threatened, raven coal mine )

- 2942 days ago -
The Raven Coal Mine that has been proposed for construction in the Tsable River Watershed in the Comox Valley is both damaging to the economy, and to the environment. It will produce approximately 80 million tonnes of carbon emissions, and will pollute
Asbestos: Canada's Deadly Export
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, humans, health conditions, asbestos, disease, humans, healthconditions, world, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

- 2942 days ago -
Canada doesn't want asbestos listed internationally as a hazardous substance -- even though it's effectively banned in Canada.
ACTION ALERT: Ask Your Representative and Senators to Support the FRAC Act! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: gas fracking, banning, environment, drinking water, legalisation, conservation, humans, health conditions )

- 2958 days ago -
Companies that are threatening our drinking water with hydraulic fracturing can't be held accountable under the Safe Drinking Water Act, and they don't have to disclose the nearly 600 chemicals that they are injecting into the ground.
CANADA: Anishinabe Women Oppose Nuclear Shipment Through Great Lakes
Environment  (tags: radia-active, pollution, humans, nuclear power, no nukes, health conditions, indigenous peoples rights, energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, politics, protection, world )

- 3041 days ago -
A group of Anishinabe women with expertise in halting unwanted projects that threaten the environment are determined to stop a proposed shipment of steam generators contaminated with nuclear waste travelling through the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway
Tokyo Electric to Build US Nuclear Plants
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, environment, global warming, habitat destruction, health conditions, Nuclear energy, politics, pollution, radioactive, trees, water, Sustainability, wildlife, weather, world )

- 3050 days ago -
Nuclear plants the world over must be certified for what is called "SQ" or "Seismic Qualification." That is, the owners swear that all components are designed for the maximum conceivable shaking event, be it from an earthquake or an exploding -->
Big Bird Brains - Not In Chernobyl
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, wildlife, birds, chernobyl, radiation, pollution, health conditions, destruction, study, research )

- 3076 days ago -
Twenty-five years after the meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, radiation contamination is still enough to cause serious developmental problems in wildlife.

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