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PETITION: Stop Adani! Sign to Give Australia a Future!
Environment  (tags: adani, mining, water, queensland, australia )

Foteini
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
check this: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/1 5/galilee-mine-plans-understated-water-impact-gove rnment-report-says
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Dangerous Coal Pollution Policy
Environment  (tags: coal pollution, pollution, protection, EPA, healthconditions, environment, destruction )

AWAY AWHI
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Stop new carbon emissions from the coal industry.
Add Your Name: Support a Green New Deal
Environment  (tags: clean energy, renewable energy, jobs, employment, petitions )

Freya
- 11 hours ago - secure.everyaction.com
A Green New Deal will enable our country to invest in renewable energy, build a smart grid, create 20 million jobs, and reduce fossil fuel emissions so we can avert a climate disaster.
Quoting 'The Lorax,' Court Pulls Permit For Pipeline Crossing Appalachian Trail
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, courts, Dr Seuss, The Lorax )

David
- 1 day ago - npr.org
A federal appeals court has thrown out a power company's permit to build a natural gas pipeline across two national forests and the Appalachian Trail âEUR" and slammed the U.S. Forest Service for granting the approvals in the first place.
ACTION-Tell the Alberta Government Polluters Should Pay to Clean Up the 450,000+ Aging Wells Across the Province
Environment  (tags: CLENAUP COSTS, CLEANUP, protection, pollution, government, energy, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 1 day ago - theleap.org
To the Alberta Energy Minister, Environment Minister, and Finance Minister: We want the oilpatch to foot the bill for its environmental costs, not Albertans.
Hold the B.C. Government Accountable ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, protection )

Cher
- 18 hours ago - dogwoodbc.ca
The Squamish Nation is challenging the province's Trans Mountain approval in court. Tell the B.C. government to side with the Squamish to overturn the provincial authorization for this oil tanker project.
Oil and Gas Lease Sales Threaten 900,000 Acres of Public Land in Nevada ! ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, protection )

Cher
- 18 hours ago - act.sierraclub.org
In March 2019, the Nevada Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is going to lease an additional 900,000 acres for oil and gas development. This will be the largest single oil and gas lease sale in the lower 48 in over a decade.
Climate Change Forces Himalayan Herders to Search for Pasture!
Environment  (tags: climate change, himalayan herders, himalayan gaddi community of pastoralist )

Foteini
- 1 day ago - dw.com
The Himalayan Gaddi community of pastoralists has long lived from the land. But with rising temperatures pushing them higher up into mountains in search of grazing pastures, their way of life is under threat!!!
Earth Strike
Environment  (tags: Earth Strike, organize, 12 years left, international, global warming, climate disruption, 2019 )

Sheryl
- 12 hours ago - earth-strike.com
The Earth Strike movement has formed a plan of action spanning 2019 with four primary international events. We encourage local organizers to take any opportunities available to get protesters out on the streets and bring attention to the movement.
The World Wants to #StopAdani
Environment  (tags: Australia, mining, ecological destruction, petitions )

Freya
- 12 hours ago - act.350.org
Australia's carbon bomb the Carmichael mega mine will become one of the largest coal mines on the planet, covering an area of 200 square kilometres.
Saving the Seas: New Technologies to Protect the Ocean
Environment  (tags: water, oceans, GoodNews, pollution, protection, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, technology, tech, NewTechnology, Gizmos )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - singularityhub.com
The Ocean Supercluster claims its innovations will help lower carbon footprints and strengthen environmental monitoring and protection.
We Might Not Have Enough Materials for All the Solar Panels and Wind Turbines We Need
Environment  (tags: climate change, renewable energy )

Foteini
- 13 hours ago - popularmechanics.com
If we want to stop climate change, weâEUR(TM)ll have to stop pumping out carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. In order to do that, weâEUR(TM)ll need to replace all the sources of carbon pollutionâEUR"like fossil fuel plants and combustion vehiclesâEUR"with clean
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to Leave Trump Administration at End of the Year
Environment  (tags: US, Environment, Zinke, leaving )

David
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
President Donald Trump announced Saturday morning that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will depart from his administration at the end of the year
Norway Is Entering a New Era of Climate-Conscious Architecture
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, technology, energy, environment )

Elle
- 1 day ago - theatlantic.com
Norway's Energy-Positive Movement to Fight Climate Change - The country now has a suite of buildings that generate more energy than they use. "Its surplus energy will also compensate for the power used to produce its building materials."
Climate Negotiators Reach An Overtime Deal to Keep Paris Pact Alive
Environment  (tags: climate-change, COP24, Poland, 2018 )

David
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
Diplomats from nearly 200 countries reached a deal on Saturday to keep the Paris climate agreement alive by adopting a detailed set of rules to implement the pact.
Climate Negotiators Reach An Overtime Deal to Keep Paris Pact Alive
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, Poland 2018 COP24 )

David
- 1 day ago - msn.com
iplomats from nearly 200 countries reached a deal on Saturday to keep the Paris climate agreement alive by adopting a detailed set of rules to implement the pact.
Mention of "Fossil Fuels" Cut From Videos at UN Climate Talks
Environment  (tags: climate change, climate summit, fossil fuels, censorship, environmental groups )

Johan
- 16 hours ago - afp.com
Videos produced by environmental groups to be shown to the thousands of participants at the UN climate summit were banned by organisers for mentioning "fossil fuels", "dirty energy" and "pipelines", in a move campaigners say amounts to censorship.
Foxes in the City: Citizen Science Helps Researchers to Study Urban Wildlife
Environment  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, animals, research )

Glenn
- 4 hours ago - eurekalert.org
A team of researchers led by wildlife ecologist Theresa Walter analyzed over 1,100 fox sightings made by the public as part of the citizen science project StadtWildTiere (www.stadtwildtiere.at).
**PETITION** Please SIGN · Berit HöGman: Don't Build Wind Turbines in GrundtjäRn · Change.Org
Environment  (tags: Sweden, Destroying Environment, windpark, humans habitat, heartbreaking, Paradise May Be Lost )

Doris
- 56 minutes ago - change.org
the beautiful landscape of Grundtjarn in north Sweden is now under threat of having to move away from where her family have lived for generations due to the possible building of over 200 wind turbines which are 210 metres high!
Australia Slashes Plastic Bag Use By 80% in Just 3 Months, Thanks to Two Grocery Stores
Environment  (tags: law, protection, pollution, environment, conservation, GoodNews, world )

Glenn
- 5 hours ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Though it was originally hailed as a controversial ban, the initiative has resulted in an 80% drop in plastic bag consumption across the nation.
   

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