27 Mar '12, 9am

Arctic Oil Drilling 23 Years After Exxon Valdez | Care2 Causes

Arctic Oil Drilling 23 Years After Exxon Valdez | Care2 Causes

It’s been 23 years since the now-infamous oil tanker Exxon Valdez spilled 11 million gallons of crude oil in Prince William Sound, Alaska, on March 24, 1989. The spill was one of the most devastating environmental disasters in history, with far-reaching consequences for wildlife and people. Prince William Sound’s remote location, accessible only by helicopter, plane and boat, made government and industry response efforts difficult and severely taxed existing plans for response. The crude oil eventually covered 1,300 miles of coastline and 11,000 square miles of ocean. Today, tens of thousands of gallons of crude oil still linger . America’s Arctic Ocean is a national treasure and is home to many of our nation’s most beloved wildlife species — polar bears, walrus, ice seals, bowhead whales, beluga whales and more. Unfortunately, politicians and oil companies seem all too ea...

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23 years later and Shell has learned nothing from the Exxon Valdez disaster: #SaveTheArctic

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greenpeace.org.uk 23 Mar '12, 2pm

Twenty-three years ago the Exxon Valdez ran aground at Bligh Reef in Alaska’s Prince William Sound. The tanker spilled ele...

Dolphins Exposed to Oil Seriously Ill | Care2 Causes

Dolphins Exposed to Oil Seriously Ill | Care2 C...

care2.com 28 Mar '12, 8am

A new study of dolphins in Louisiana’s Barataria Bay has shown them suffering serious ill health from the Gulf oil spill. ...

Amazing video on oil exploration in the Russian...

greenpeace.org.uk 28 Mar '12, 3pm

In early March, our colleagues in Russia visited Noyabrsk, in the middle of the West Siberian oil fields, to bear witness ...

Arctic drilling could start as early as July

Arctic drilling could start as early as July

oceana.org 28 Mar '12, 8pm

Arctic Drilling Could Start as Early as July Posted Wed, Mar 28, 2012 by wrace to arctic ocean , beaufort sea , chukchi se...

Obama Administration Approves Gas Drilling In Utah Wilderness | Care2 Causes

Obama Administration Approves Gas Drilling In U...

care2.com 24 Mar '12, 8am

The Desolation Canyon wilderness area in the Uinta Basin of northeastern Utah is a $4 billion recreation and tourism indus...

Numbers in on the extent of sea ice in the Arctic at the peak of winter this year (see satellite map).

Numbers in on the extent of sea ice in the Arct...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 27 Mar '12, 1pm

Arctic sea ice reached its maximum extent for the winter of 2011–2012 on March 18, the National Snow and Ice Data Center (...

PetroChina pumped 2.4M barrels/day last year, s...

peakoil.com 31 Mar '12, 11am

Chinese Firm Surpasses Exxon in Oil Production A big shift is happening in Big Oil: An American giant now ranks behind a C...

25 years = Silver . . . . . . 32 years = Rolex Congratulations!!!!

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rolexforums.com 30 Mar '12, 7pm

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Oil discovered in Kenya for the first time

straitstimes.com 26 Mar '12, 1pm

NAIROBI (AFP) - Kenya struck oil in its remote northwestern Turkana region after exploratory drilling by Anglo-Irish firm ...

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Green Blog: Interior Issues Draft Study on Atla...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Mar '12, 6pm

Appearing Wednesday in Norfolk, Va., the interior secretary, Ken Salazar, and Tommy P. Beaudreau, the director of the Bure...

Elephants Being Massacred in Cameroon | Care2 C...

care2.com 26 Mar '12, 11pm

It riles me that World Wildlife Fund has been taking donations and memberships from people around the world for many years...

Top 3 Victims of Palm Oil: Wildlife, People and Planet #orangutans

Top 3 Victims of Palm Oil: Wildlife, People and...

care2.com 06 Apr '12, 4am

In 2003 the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO ) was established to find ways to produce palm oil sustainably, witho...

Coming Out at 7 Years Old: How Should Parents Respond? | Care2 Causes

Coming Out at 7 Years Old: How Should Parents R...

care2.com 31 Mar '12, 7am

Amelia knew there was something different about her 6-year-old son. For one thing, he’d developed an obsession with Blaine...

Is Popcorn The Latest Superfood? | Care2 Causes

Is Popcorn The Latest Superfood? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 27 Mar '12, 8am

New research by the The American Chemical Society suggests that popcorn may deserve a place next to kale , acai berries , ...