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The Last Best Place No More: Massive Deforestation Destroying Prime Chimp Habitat in Uganda
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, deforestation, destruction, animals, wildlife, world, humans, government, ecosystems )

Cal
- 21 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Prime chimpanzee habitat is gone --Global Forest Watch data shows at least 20 percent of the forest cover along the Kafu River in western Uganda has disappeared since 2001
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reprimand Energy Company for Deliberate Pollution - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, corporate dumping, water pollution, pollution, world, humans, healthconditions, wildlife )

Cal
- 18 days ago - forcechange.com
North Carolina's Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, is under fire by environmentalist groups after aerial surveillance photos revealed that the company was illegally and deliberately dumping over 61 mill
ExxonMobil's New Guinea Nightmare
Environment  (tags: protection, destruction, environment, Exxonmobil, corproate greed, mining intersts, energy companies, disaster, endeforestation, ecosystems, world, politics, energy, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, green, government, nature )

Cal
- 18 days ago - thenation.com
How a US government loan enabled an environmentally destructive project plagued by lethal landslide, police repression and civil unrest
TAKE ACTION NOW! EGYPT: Promote the Merciful Treatment of Animals - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animal cruelty, Egypt, animal rights, animal advocates, protections, world )

Cal
- 21 days ago - forcechange.com
Poverty is definitely an issue in Egypt and many people find it to be of more importance than animal rights. Stray animals, such as dogs and cats, are poisoned, shot or beaten without anyone being held accountable
TAKE ACTION NOW! Peru: Don't Licence Soldiers and Police to Kill Environmental Protesters
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISTS, SAFETY, PERU, LAW, ecosystems, environment, destruction, protection, world, humans, government, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 28 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Laws recently passed in Peru exempt members of the armed forces and police from criminal responsibility if they cause injury or death to environmental protesters.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador's Yasuni Rainforests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, oil production, AMazon, uncontacted tribes, indigenous rights, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, protection, pollution, world, wildlife, water, trees, conservation, green, government, politics, humans, nature )

Cal
- 3 days ago - forests.org
Ecuador's mega-diverse Yasuni National Park is again threatened by oil industry road construction as state oil company Petroamazonas has in secret constructed a road into the world-famous Amazon rainforest - violating environmental laws and threatening un
Scientists Blast Australian Government's Moves to Dismantle Environmental Protections
Environment  (tags: government, environment, destruction, Australia, policies, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection, conservation, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 8 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A prominent group of conservation scientists condemned the Australian government's recent moves to eliminate protections for native ecosystems, cut research funding, backtrack on commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and step up persecution of
TAKE ACTION NOW! Denounce Official's Support for Fracking in UK National Parks
Environment  (tags: world, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, pollution, protection, politics )

Cal
- 28 days ago - forcechange.com
Denounce Chris Smith for supporting fracking in the UK's national parks.Environmental groups such as Greenpeace worry that the government could auction off national parks to energy companies.
Dark Snow: From the Arctic to the Himalayas, the Phenomenon That Is Accelerating Glacier Melting
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, pollution, black snow, glacial melting, ocean rise, climate-change, politics, oceans, healthconditions, nature, climatechange, climate, humans, world )

Cal
- 25 days ago - theguardian.com
Industrial dust and soil, blown thousands of miles, settle on ice sheets and add to rising sea level threat
30% of Borneo's Rainforests Destroyed Since 1973
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitat destruction, wildlife, trees, humans, habitat loss, biodiversity, destruction, forests )

Cal
- 13 days ago - news.mongabay.com
More than 30 percent of Borneo's rainforests have been destroyed over the past forty years due to fires, industrial logging, and the spread of plantations, finds a new study
TAKE ACTION NOW! Say No to New Toxic Pesticides From Dow--Help Me Save the Monarch Butterfly
Environment  (tags: GMOs, Dow Chemical, toxic chemicals for monarch butterflies, endangered, pollutants, corporate greed, environmental destruction, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, animals, healthconditions )

Cal
- 11 days ago - credomobilize.com
The effect of Roundup from Monsanto on the monarch butterfly population has been devastating.Now Dow Chemical wants to start selling an even more toxic herbicide and GMO corn combination that will be more devastating to this important species
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Jail Climate Activists Just for Speaking Out!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, activists, freedom of speech, activism, climate, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 11 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The divestment movement is a global community of citizens concerned about the future of our planet. We're not extremists: We believe that keeping the planet safe from the threats of climate change is reasonable--and so does science.
AUSTRALIA: Coal Terminals, Dredging Putting Great Barrier Reef at Risk, Senate Inquiry Told
Environment  (tags: world, Australia, pollution, protection, mining interests, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy )

Cal
- 8 days ago - abc.net.au
The fast-tracking of coal terminals and dredging along Queensland's coast was endangering the health of vital marine ecosystems, a conservation group has told a Senate inquiry.
Next Big Idea in Forest Conservation? Rewards for Reforestation
Environment  (tags: protection, ecosystems, environment, forests, world, humans, nature )

Cal
- 17 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Susie McGuire and Dr. Edward Louis Jr. are the powerhouse team behind the Madagascar Biodiversity Partnership (MBP), an NGO that involves local residents-both human and primate- in reforestation efforts in Madagascar.
 

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