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Stop China and Ecuador From Drilling the Amazon! SIGN PETITION
Environment  (tags: Amazon, indigneous rights, oil drilling, china, activism, Ecuador, environment, french, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, pollution, healthconditions, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 2 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Environmental activists are killed in increasing numbers globally. Please support these brave leaders today and call for Ecuador and China to stop their dangerous plans!
Brazil Police Dismantle Country s Largest Illegal Logging Ring
Environment  (tags: organized crime, ecological crime, illegal logging, Brazlian rainforest, Amazon, ecosystems, environment, amazon rainforest, clearcutting, Eco Crime, rainforests, forests, forests protection )

Steven L.
- 20 days ago - telesurtv.net
The Brazilian gov issued 24 arrest warrants on Thursday as part of a three year criminal investigation into the countryâEUR(TM)s largest illegal logging ring, which authorities believe are responsible for the deforestation of around 10,000 hectares of amazon
Defend Sapara Indigenous Leaders Threatened for Opposing Oil Development in the Amazon
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, green, habitat, forests, environment, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, climate, Oil, S├ípara, Indigenous, Ecuador, Amazon )

Darren
- 35 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Sapara leaders have been speaking out against the Ecuadorian government's plans for oil drilling on their territory in the Amazon, and now they have received threats over their efforts to defend their lives, land, and culture.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Amazon
Environment  (tags: rainforests, Amazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, government, protection, pollution, water, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 41 days ago - change.org
The world's largest and most diverse forest is at the risk of ceasing to exist. Based on studies and estimations, in a 100 years, there will be no such thing as rainforests.
Proposed Amazon Dam Attracts Illegal Loggers, Threatens Local Farmers
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, deforestation, greed, Amazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 65 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Dam construction in remote parts of the Amazon is historically proceeded by increased lawlessness as illegal loggers and squatters flock to the project site to cut timber and make land grabs from longtime farmers and other settlers.
SIGN PLEASE! Stand With Amazonian Women Against Deforestation and Cultural Genocide!
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, deforestation, Amazon, politics, energy companies, acitivism, cultural genocide, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 138 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Hundreds of indigenous women from the Ecuadorian Amazon are marching to protect nearly a million acres of their rainforest territory from an oil deal that Ecuador recently signed with Chinese state-owned oil company Andes Petroleum.
SIGN PLEASE! Stop the Deforestation of the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Brazil, Amazon, indigenous rights, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics )

Cal
- 156 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Some estimates even say that we are losing 137 plant species every single day due to deforestation, species that could potentially be the cure for many of the terrible diseases we are unfortunately forced to confront.
SIGN PLEASE! Stop the Deforestation of the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil
Environment  (tags: deforesation, AMazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, healthconditions, protection )

Cal
- 174 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Some estimates say that we are losing 137 plant species every single day due to deforestation, species that could potentially be the cure for many of the terrible diseases we are unfortunately forced to confront.
TAKE ACTION: Yahoo - Stop Your Deadly Ivory Trade!
Environment  (tags: ivory trade, google, amazon, yahoo, Corporate Responsibility )

Dogan
- 186 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
As global citizens, we are appalled that you allow ivory to be sold on your site/platform, fuelling elephant extinction. Major brands like Google and Amazon now responsibly refuse to take part in this bloody trade. We call on you to urgently stop all ivor
Success for Sarawak Tribes as Dam Shelved
Environment  (tags: activism, uncontacted tribes, Amazon, indigenous rights, dams, environment, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, politics, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 195 days ago - survivalinternational.org
The Baram dam, which would would have flooded 20,000 tribal people from their homes in the Malaysian state of Sarawak, has been shelved following years of protest.
TAKE ACTION NOW! China: Don't Drill the Amazon!
Environment  (tags: AMAZON, ENERGY, CHINESE DIRLLING, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, politics, healthconditions, energy, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 232 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Recently indigenous leaders from the Ecuadorian Amazon urged Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang to cancel plans for Chinese state oil company Andes Petroleum to drill for oil in their territory. Li has promised to use an "iron fist" to punish companies th
Remember the Amazon? It's More Dead Than You Thought
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, world, Amazon, protection )

Cal
- 284 days ago - grist.org
A study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests that widespread deforestation in the Amazon has led to increased local temperatures, which has then exacerbated a drought in the are
Deforestation Declines in the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: research, environment, destruction, Amazon, rainforests, deforestation studyecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 292 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Destruction of primary forests across the Amazon basin has declined significantly since the 2000s, finds research published Monday by a group of Latin American social and environmental organizations
Big Ag Is Devastating the Amazon, But a New Plan Could Help Preserve Rainforests and Wildlife
Environment  (tags: Big Ag, deforestation, AMazon, wildlife, research, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, destruction, animals, green, politics )

Cal
- 331 days ago - takepart.com
Scientists propose creating networks of forests within farming areas to keep species from winking out.
Indigenous People in Brazil's Amazon --Crushed By the Belo Monte Dam?
Environment  (tags: development, Amazon, indigenous rights, dams, protection, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 373 days ago - ipsnews.net
Ethnocide, the new accusation leveled against the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam, brings to light deeper underlying aspects of the conflicts and controversies unleashed by megaprojects in BrazilâEUR(TM)s Amazon rainforest.
 

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