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It's hard to believe it's been 7 years already. Thank you to all of you that have supported our (Nature Abounds) efforts! With your help, we've engaged almost 6,000 volunteers across all 50 states and beyond in activities that help us all breathe better, eat healthier food and drink and bathe in clean water.
 
Happy 7th Birthday to Nature Abounds! Thank you to our past, present, and future supporters who have helped us engage almost 6,000 volunteers nationwide! Donate today as a birthday gift to help us continue connecting people to nature. http://www.natureabounds.org/Donations.html
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More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling.
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New Zealand's only living WW1 survivor found - meet Torty the tortoise 
We thought there were no living survivors in New Zealand - but a tortoise may have proven us wrong.
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""To energy companies the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, particularly its 1.5-million acre coastal plain, is a potential oil and natural gas bonanza. To the Gwich’in, the indigenous people who for centuries have called it home, it’s sacred."
[Episcopal News Service] To energy companies the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, particularly its 1.5-million acre coastal plain, is a potential oil and natural gas bonanza. To the Gwich’in, the i...
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It's about time!
 
Finally! Regulating cosmetics has not changed much since passage of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act in 1938.
A bipartisan bill proposes to give the F.D.A. broader oversight, including the authority to force recalls of dangerous products.
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If you're a beer drinker, would you still drink beer if you knew it was recycled sewage water? In Oregon, That Might Soon Be a Reality. 
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This is exciting, not to mention desperately needed.
 
"The mycologist has figured out how to use mother nature’s own creations to keep insects from destroying crops. It’s what is being called SMART pesticides."
If there's anything you read – or share – let this be it. The content of this article has potential to radically shift the world in a variety of positive ways. And as Monsanto would love for this article to not go viral, all we can ask is that you share, share, share the information be
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Is this the cutest photo-bomb of all time? 
Tourist Diovani de Jesus was joined in his group photo in the sea by an unexpected addition after a green sea turtle popped up and stole the show.
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Thanks, BP! 
Five years on from the worst oil spill in US history, turtle populations are struggling, dolphins are in ill health and whales have lost habitat
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Make Everyday Earth Day! 
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Please support our efforts if you can! This new website is something I personally put together recently, and I can't wait to be able to expand and add more content. 
 
Nature Abounds has been bringing the public information on climate change for years now along with ways people can help. Help us continue doing so by donating today! 
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