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STOP BIG OIL'S ATTACK ON WHALES!

THE EXPLOSIVE NOISE FROM AIRGUNS USED IN OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION THREATENS WHALES WITH HEARING LOSS, INJURY AND DEATH.

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  • The tar sands train that couldn't

    This blog was co-written with Lorne Stockman, Research Director at Oil Change International   Update: October 23, 2014 News from Canexus today indicates that it is only getting worse for the Bruderheim terminal.  A major customer has terminated its contract. Now...

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  • EPA approves new pesticide combination Enlist Duo, NRDC files suit

    Today the EPA approved the use of a new pesticide that is a combination of both glyphosate (better known as Roundup) and 2,4 D for use on genetically engineered corn and soy.  Glyphosate, the most widely used weed killer in...

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Now more than ever, North and South America’s last wildlands and rarest wildlife are under threat from large-scale logging, mining and industrialization.

NRDC’s BioGems Initiative harnesses the power of online citizen activism to help save our continent’s most endangered natural treasures — our BioGems — for the sake of a sustainable planet and all future generations.

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