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PLEASE SIGN - Success: Smoking and Cigarette Litter Banned From Popular Beach-
Environment  (tags: success, smoking, cigarette litter, banned, Beach, east hampton, council members, public beaches, conservation, environment, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, world )

- 1 day ago -
Goal: Thank the East Hampton council members for banning smoking, and thus cigarette litter, from public beaches.
Death Toll in Indonesia Earthquake Reaches 2091
World  (tags: earthquake, natural disaster, Indonesia )

- 1 day ago -
The overall number of injured tops 10600 people, including 2500 who are in serious condition.
Hunter, 22, Shoots A British Mountain Biker, 34, Dead In The French Alps.
World  (tags: British Mountain Biker, Shot Dead, Thonon, Montriond, French Alps, Aggravated Manslaughter )

- 1 day ago -
An investigating source said: He is thought to have died instantly after being hit by a bullet fired by a 22 year old hunter,
Pirates of the Med: The Mafia-Style Poachers Threatening Endangered Fish
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 14 hours ago -
The Calanques national park was targeted by a gang who sold fish to smart restaurants. Now in a landmark case, they will pay environmental damages
Exmouth Split Over Pipeline Factory Proposed for Gulf That Supports Ningaloo Reef
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, pipeline )

- 14 hours ago -
A campaign fronted by the author Tim Winton and backed by environmentalists and ecotourism operators is attempting to stop a pipeline factory for the oil and gas industry proposed for Exmouth Gulf, next door to Western Australia's world heritage
Stop the Use of Cyanide Land Mines That Kill Wildlife ! ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, suffering, killing, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

- 6 hours ago -
Tell the EPA to protect pets, people and wildlife by immediately banning the use of M-44 cyanide traps nationwide.
Demand Big Corporations Do Their Part to End Plastic Pollution ! ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, plastic )

- 15 hours ago -
Add your name to ask the CEOs of these companies to do their part to end the crisis by ensuring their companies' packaging is never found in our oceans, waterways, or coasts again!
Support Airlines Right to REFUSE Shipping Animals to Labs ! PLEASE SUBMIT COMMENTS ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, environment )

- 5 hours ago -
Harming animals in medical tests often involves getting animals shipped to the U.S. from overseas. Until recently, that was often done on commercial aircraft, with the animals caged in the cargo section.
Demand Animal Welfare Transparency & Accountability at USDA ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )

- 6 hours ago -
By supporting the Animal Welfare Accountability and Transparency Act, you ensure that the USDA will make available information about animal abusers found to be in violation of the Animal Welfare Act.
Roundup Exposure Speeds Up Antibiotic Resistance - Study
Green Lifestyle  (tags: antibiotic resistance, conservation, ecosystems, environment, health, humans, protection, pesticides, roundup, Sustainabililty, world )

- 9 hours ago -
Bacteria can develop antibiotic resistance up to 100,000 times faster when exposed to Roundup and another widely-used herbicide, a study co-authored by a New Zealand scientist has found.
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