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An Oregon community is bringing in some unusual help to try to fix their sea lion problem....a fake killer whale. 
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Really....no automatic shut-off valve? You can't get much more irresponsible than that when it comes to building a pipeline. 
REFUGIO STATE BEACH, Calif. — Federal regulators on Friday ordered the company responsible for an oil spill on the Santa Barbara County coast to remove a portion of the ruptured pipeline for inspection, as scientists assessing the damage warned that the crude could harm the marine environment for years. As investigators try to determine what caused the rupture, officials said that the pipeline, purchased by Plains All American Pipeline in 1998, w...
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Wow...just wow! Like they need more water woes in California...about 50 million gallons of fresh water are gone due to an act of vandalism.
Some 50 million gallons of water were lost after an act of vandalism damaged an inflatable dam near San Francisco, the local Oakland Tribune newspaper reported on Friday. The loss comes as the state is in its fourth year of a devastating drought that has prompted Governor Jerry Brown to impose the state's first-ever mandatory cutbacks in urban water use, up to 36 percent in some communities. Alameda County Water District officials told the newspa...
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Nature Abounds thanks all of the veterans who have made it possible to stand up for causes we believe in such as clean air, clean water, and a safe place to live for all living creatures. Add the name of your favorite veteran to our Memorial Wall with a donation of $5 or more. http://www.natureabounds.org/Memorial_Day_2015.html
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My father and my good friend Frank are now listed on the wall. 
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Nature Abounds thanks all of the veterans who have made it possible to stand up for causes we believe in such as clean air, clean water, and a safe place to live for all living creatures. Add the name of your favorite veteran to our Memorial Wall with a donation of $5 or more. http://www.natureabounds.org/Memorial_Day_2015.html
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As a Turtle Ambassador volunteer, you serve as an ambassador for Nature Abounds, reaching out to new audiences about turtles and tortoises and the dangers they face as well as ways that people can help them. Volunteer Now! http://www.natureabounds.org/turtle_ambassador.html 
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A bus powered by cow poop has set a land speed record in the UK. 
A bus powered by cow manure has set a land speed record in the UK. The biomethane-fueled "Bus Hound" hit a lap speed of 76.785 mph around a test circuit in Bedford — the fastest time recorded for a...
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India is attacking on environmental and development organizations that work on climate, clean energy and sustainability issues, freezing bank accounts, restricting donations, and preventing staffers from traveling abroad.
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The third annual March Against Monsanto and GMO's was held yesterday in upwards of 400 cities in more than 40 countries.
Saturday marked the third global annual March Against Monsanto (MAM). According to the organizers, 48 countries were scheduled to participate in a massive global turnout. March against Mons
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School districts in California — and perhaps nationwide — will soon feel increased pressure from parents to teach climate science in their classrooms.
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How a 19th Century Shipwreck Could Give Canada Control of the Arctic
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Nature Abounds™, a national 501c3 non-profit organization, is encouraging people to unplug, wake up, and take action on issues that help their local community as well as the planet. 

Nature Abounds™ serves as a center where people can connect with like-minded people interested in protecting the environment and in taking action for a healthier planet. Formed in 2008, Nature Abounds has launched several successful programs nationally - IceWatch USAWatch the Wild, Knitters for Nature's Critters, Turtle Ambassadors, and Climate Change Ambassadors. Nature Abounds has also revitalized the Senior Environment Corps (SEC), engaging senior citizens in environmental activities such as water quality monitoring and mentoring the next generation of environmental stewards. In 2013, Nature Abounds received the prestigious Western Pennsylvania Environmental Award for the SEC program.To date, Nature Abounds is engaging approximately 5,500 volunteers across all fifty states, Puerto Rico, and beyond.