12 Sep '11, 10pm

Pipeline Endangers Whooping Crane | Care2 Causes

Pipeline Endangers Whooping Crane | Care2 Causes

NOTE: This is a guest post from Leda Huta, Executive Director for the Endangered Species Coalition. If you were to choose a route through which to move toxic, highly corrosive, sludgy crude oil, would you place it on the same narrow corridor used by one of the world’s most endangered birds? The Canadian energy company TransCanada did and the Obama administration is on the verge of approving that absurd proposal. If approved by the administration, the Keystone XL tar-sands pipeline will move a half million+ barrels daily of Canadian crude 1,700 miles from Alberta, Canada to the Texas coast as soon as 2013. TransCanada would like the world to believe that their pipeline is relatively safe, claiming just one predicted spill in the first 7 years. Yet, TransCanada’s existing Keystone Pipeline has experienced 12 spills — in just 12 months of operation. Despite assurances by pipe...

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Yet another Politician warns @BarackObama on the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline: #noKXL

Yet another Politician warns @BarackObama on th...

treehugger.com 14 Sep '11, 3am

Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen wrote to President Obama today to express his concern about the Keystone XL tar sand...

Nature Is Free For Everyone - But It's Endanger...

care2.com 15 Sep '11, 12am

I use green methods to control bugs. 1 part sugar + 1 part borax + 1 part water in a water bottle with a hole drilled into...

Happy Constitution Day! | Care2 Causes

Happy Constitution Day! | Care2 Causes

care2.com 16 Sep '11, 9pm

Constitution Day, formally known as Citizenship Day, is the holiday that marks the formal adoption of the the U.S. Constit...

Nobel Peace Prize Winners Urge Obama to Reject Tar Sands Pipeline | Care2 Causes

Nobel Peace Prize Winners Urge Obama to Reject ...

care2.com 16 Sep '11, 8pm

NOTE: This is a guest post from Frances Beinecke , President of NRDC. His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu...

Keystone XL tar sands pipeline is a path to con...

switchboard.nrdc.org 22 Sep '11, 4am

Pipeline proponents prey on old and entrenched fears that there is limited or uncertain access to oil particularly from Mi...

Help Rosie the Elephant | Care2 Causes

care2.com 13 Sep '11, 2am

I was also pretty surprised that so many people think that this elephant, & any others, should go to Maine, when it was ma...

100 Animals Die In Petco Store After Flood | Care2 Causes

100 Animals Die In Petco Store After Flood | Ca...

care2.com 12 Sep '11, 11pm

A Petco Store in Johnson City, New York is being blamed for not doing enough to save nearly 100 animals that died in the s...

I Remember The Silence | Care2 Causes

care2.com 11 Sep '11, 11am

Our daughter had just started kindergarten — so fresh and shiny and new in her school uniform. Our son couldn’t wait to go...