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De-Protection of Protected Areas Ramps Up in Brazil, 'Compromises the Capacity' of Ecosystems
Environment  (tags: protection, wildlife, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, politics, nature, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 24 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Brazil is the country with the largest protected area system in the world, spanning nearly 220 million hectares of land, from the Pantanal marshes to rainforest crawling with wildlife.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Health Canada -- Reject Bayer's Risky New Pesticide to Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, pesticides, die-offs, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, nature, government )

Cal
- 27 days ago - action.sumofus.org
If approved, this new pesticide will likely wreak further havoc on our bees -- which are already dying in record numbers. Last winter, almost 30 percent of Canada's bee colonies were devastated,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reject Secretive, Irresponsible Fracking Guidelines
Environment  (tags: frakcing rules, fracking, frackis whack environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, politics, government, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Call on the committee to reject fracking rules recently approved in secret and without proper opportunity for public input
TAKE ACTION NOW! Keep North Carolina's Forests Beautiful for Future Generations
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, nature, humans, politics, habitat, government )

Cal
- 20 days ago - change.org
More than one million acres of western North Carolina lies in the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests. Ensuring that that land is managed properly for people and nature is vital to its future
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Struggling Walruses From Arctic Oil Drilling
Environment  (tags: wildlife, protection, lawsuits, walruses, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 14 days ago - ecowatch.com
Six environmental and conservation groups have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) challenging a rule that would allow oil companies to begin drilling in key walrus feeding areas in the Arctic's Chukchi Sea by next yea
TAKE ACTION NOW! Respect Citizens' Wishes to Ban Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, politics, protection, law, local ordinances, healthconditions, government, environment, ecosystems, destruction, politics )

Cal
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
The town of Denton, Texas recently voted to ban all fracking within its city limits, yet the State Railroad Commission, the body that regulates Texas' oil and gas companies, has said that it will continue to issue permits to frack in the town.
Your Support Urgently Needed: The FDA Continues to Ignore Tribal Governments ACTION
World  (tags: American Indians, indigenous rights, government, water standards, agriculture, FDA, corruption, human rights )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
FDA has been repeatedly reminded of the obligation for tribal consultation not only by tribes themselves, but also by national organizations like the National Congress of American Indians and First Nations Development Institute.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Make Climate Polluters Clean Up After Themselves
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, protection, government, politics )

Cal
- 22 days ago - change.org
Tell the EPA that you are on board with their plan and want to see the polluters pay.
GOOD NEWS! UK: Ancient Woodland Saved From Quarrying
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, government, green, habitat, environment, conservation, ecosystems, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 22 days ago - theecologist.org
Lafarge Tarmac has withdrawn its bid to quarry Hopwas Woods following a huge local and national campaign
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Your Representative to Close Unfair Pollution Loopholes for Fracking
Environment  (tags: law, loopholes, BP disaster, regulations, government, conservation, environment, destruction, CO2emissions, endangered, protection )

Cal
- 19 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Let's end the wait and ensure that companies like BP can't just dump toxic and unknown chemicals on oil spill disasters and call it a day.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect The Leuser Ecosystem in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: mininginteress, rainforests, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, government, protection, wildlife, world, nature, politics )

Cal
- 14 days ago - ran.org
the Leuser Ecosystem exists at a tenuous crossroads. Despite being protected under Indonesian national law, massive industrial development for palm oil, pulp and paper plantations and mining threaten the entire ecosystem, as well as the continued wellbein
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With the Gulf
Environment  (tags: government, politics, acitivsm, restore the Gulf and its ecosystems, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, protection, pollution, wildlife, nature )

Cal
- 26 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Stand in solidarity with the people of the Gulf by calling on public officials to commit to restoring and protecting our coasts and communities
Stop Virginity Exams for Women to Join the Indonesian Police.
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, government, religion, rights, police, women, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government )

Gregory
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
Many women feel degraded, violated and sometimes painful exams to see if they are still a virgin just to apply to join the Indonesian National Police. Please join in protesting this unnecessary testing for women just to apply to join the police force.
Brazil's Giant Dam Programme Is a Climate Disaster
Environment  (tags: dam building, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 25 days ago - theecologist.org
Brazil's newly elected Dilma Roussef is committed to completing the disastrous Belo Monte dam,
Five Things That Are Still Broken Two Years After Superstorm Sandy
Environment  (tags: rebuilding, politics, red tape, Hurricane Sandy, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, government )

Cal
- 29 days ago - motherjones.com
The disastrous hurricane hit two years ago this week. But red tape has made rebuilding painfully slow.
 

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