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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop An Investment Firm From Destroying Rainforests
Environment  (tags: dishonesty, business, PALM OIL, investments, finance, environment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA), which manages many of our retirement accounts as well as city endowments and other public funds, is a shadowy money manager with nearly a billion dollars in logging and palm oil companies that are burning and bulldozing fo
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
- 19 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! Help Protect Cabo Pulmo's Coral Reef!
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, development, environment, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, protection, pollution, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 20 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Ask Mexico's Minister of Environment and Natural Resources to protect Cabo Pulmo from massive development schemes that threaten this spectacular natural treasure, its fragile ecosystem and local communities.
The 7 Solar Wonders Of the World.
Environment  (tags: solar power, solar energy, solar plants, climate-change, energy, environment, GoodNews, green, nature, Sustainabililty, weather, world )

Betsy
- 26 days ago - ecowatch.com
As a visual treat (for the upcoming trick or treat event), may I present the beautiful 7 Solar Wonders of the World. These are all high art and they all make a positive difference for the environment. No amazing spiders, promise. Happy Halloween.
Drive to Mine the Deep Sea Raises Concerns Over Impacts
Environment  (tags: deep ocean mining, lack of safeguards, pollution, protection, oceans, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 31 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Mining companies are targeting vast areas of the deep ocean for mineral extraction. But with few regulations in place, critics fear such development could threaten seabed ecosystems that scientists say are only now being fully understood
TAKE ACTION NOW! We Must Ban Fracking in the UK
Environment  (tags: fracking, frackis whack, UK, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, politics, world )

Cal
- 20 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell the UK government to protect peoples' rights to block fracking below their homes and property.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Coastal Bay From Open-Pit Mining - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: world, ecosystems, destruction, environment, mining projects, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, protection, trees, wildlife )

Cal
- 26 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop proposed coal mine from degrading precious coastline and the health of surrounding communities
TAKE ACITON NOW! UK: SAVE OUR FORESTS & PUBLIC LAND! Amend or Scrap the Destructive Infrastructure Bill
Environment  (tags: politics, pollution, environment, destruction, UK, ecosystems, world, protection, nature, humans )

Cal
- 17 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Infrastructure Bill poses a huge threat to our publicly owned green spaces and forests from flogging off & development, to our homes & landscape from fracking & radioactive waste...
'Guns Kill Trees Too': Overhunting Raises Extinction Threat for Trees -
Environment  (tags: research, trees, protection, hunting, animals, ecosystems, destruction, environment, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 8 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new paper confirms what ecologists have long feared: hunting birds and mammals drastically raises the risk of extinction for tropical trees -
Woman Hanged In Iran Sent Family Chilling Message
World  (tags: Reyhaneh Jabbari, human rights, abuse, hanging in Iran, death, world, violence, family )

Nancy
- 24 days ago - msn.com
An Iranian woman who was executed on Saturday despite international pleas for clemency left her family a heartbreaking message several months before her death.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell McDonald's to Only Buy Palm Oil From Responsible Suppliers
Environment  (tags: deforestation, corporate greed, tigers, animal welfare, McDonald's, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 29 days ago - action.sumofus.org
McDonald's buys palm oil to make a range of products--from Baked Apple Pie to Spicy Chicken McBites.There are fewer than 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, and 1,500 Borneo pygmy elephants, because their rainforest homes are being destroyed to make room
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell B.C. Government to Stop Pushing Liquid Natural Gas
Environment  (tags: fracking, LNG, ecosystems, world, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, healthconditions )

Cal
- 19 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Government of B.C. is currently pushing for development of a fossil fuel called liquid natural gas, or LNG. However, LNG is environmentally hazardous and has no benefit for B.C.
Surprising Reasons to Be Optimistic About Saving Forests -
Environment  (tags: deforestation, rainforests, forests, good news, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 6 days ago - news.mongabay.com
the world is finally starting to recognize the value of services afforded by healthy ecosystems and the contributions make by local and indigenous communities in keeping forests standing. -
GOOD NEWS! UK: Ancient Woodland Saved From Quarrying
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, government, green, habitat, environment, conservation, ecosystems, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 17 days ago - theecologist.org
Lafarge Tarmac has withdrawn its bid to quarry Hopwas Woods following a huge local and national campaign
No Forests, No Cash': Palm Oil Giants Commit to Sustainability, But Will They Follow Through?
Environment  (tags: palm oil, Indonesia, sustainability, deforestation, deforestation destruction, world, pollution, radia-active, protection, ecosystems, destruction, environment, conservation )

Cal
- 29 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Although it is important for Indonesia's economy, the country's palm oil sector has also contributed to Indonesia's status as the world's biggest deforester in terms of annual rate.
 

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