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NRDC's annual guide to beach water quality reveals that the nation's seashores continue to suffer from stormwater runoff and sewage pollution that can make people sick. See how your local beaches rank, search by zip code or state: http://j.mp/2012Beach
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It's World Oceans Day today. Once-vibrant coral reefs are withering away, plastic pollution is choking sea animals and entire ecosystems are being degraded at an ever-faster pace. People around the world need to global leadership to #saveoceans  - send your message for the oceans today!
The ocean is on the brink of irreversible damage: coral reefs are withering away, plastic pollution is choking sea animals and entire ecosystems are being degraded. Help push Obama to commit to critic...
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ONE MILLION comments have already been sent in support of the EPA's limits on carbon pollution! Americans are speaking out and demanding action on climate change. Join them and please share this!
The Obama administration has taken a major step forward by proposing the first-ever limits on dangerous carbon pollution from new power plants. Tell the EPA that you support its efforts to protect our...
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More than 983,770 messages have already been sent to the EPA! We're nearing 1 MILLION messages in support of EPA's limits on carbon pollution. Please share this image and ask your friends to speak out to curb climate change: https://secure.nrdconline.org/site/Advocacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=2733&s_src=gcadc
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Yes, clean air, no more global warming/climate change, pollution!
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The Administration is holding a number of public hearings about oil exploration this week, in Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, Delaware, and New Jersey.
A couple of weeks ago, the Obama Administration announced its plans to open up most of the east coast to oil and gas exploration. If you live near the coast and want to speak out against this terribl...
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Despite overwhelming local opposition, foreign mining giants Anglo American and Rio Tinto are pressing forward with plans to build a gargantuan, open-pit gold and copper mine above Alaska’s Bristol Bay.
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Share your favorite oceans photos (or this one!) for World Oceans Day. #saveoceans
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We consider the ocean as the beating heart of our planet, thus we must do all that is in out power to save it!
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Canada's air, water, wildlife and health are under attack by Big Oil's push for expanded tar sands development. Tar sands extraction is already destroying the boreal forest and worsening climate change. Now, the oil giants are trying to weaken environmental laws and silence those who would defend the environment. As part of a national day of action, please join with hundreds of organizations across North America by speaking out against tar sands expansion.
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Help us reach the goal of a million messages sent to the EPA. Send a message here: https://secure.nrdconline.org/site/Advocacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=2733&s_src=gcadc

Share this and take action for your Mother Earth. Nearly 800,000 people have already sent messages to the EPA in support of limiting carbon pollution from power plants! Help us reach our goal of a million messages. Send a message here: https://secure.nrdconline.org/site/Advocacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=2733&s_src=gcadc Please share -- it's for your mother...
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Go to http://www.PolarBearSOS.org to take action now.
Last week, the US Fish and Wildlife Service announced that it is undecided about whether it should propose protecting polar bears from the threat of international trade at the next Conference of the ...
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NRDC is the nation's most effective environmental action group, combining the grassroots power of 1.3 million members and online activists with the courtroom clout and expertise of more than 350 lawyers, scientists and other professionals.