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Protect Endangered Species From Deadly New Pesticide Cyantraniliprole in US - Via ForceChange (Global Petition)
Environment  (tags: Wild Animals, Aquatic Animals, Endangered Species, Chemical Industry, Pesticides, Toxic Chemicals, Death, Extinction, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 63 days ago - forcechange.com
According to the US Environment Protection Agency's own findings the new pesticide Cyantraniliprole is highly toxic to wildlife, including scores of aquatic and terrestrial endangered species. Yet, In early 2014 the EPA approved this toxic chemical.
The Philippines: Asia's Most Dangerous Place For Environmentalists
Environment  (tags: protection, ecosystems, environment, environmentalists, death, world )

Cal
- 70 days ago - worldcrunch.com
77 environmental activists were killed in the country in 2012 and 2013, making the Philippines the most dangerous country in Asia to be an advocate for the environment.
US - Deadly Tornadoes Wreak Havoc Across South
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, death, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, tornadoes )

Kit
- 124 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Storms on Monday turn deadly a day after tornadoes pummeled parts of Iowa, Arkansas and Oklahoma. Tornadoes range from 100 to 200 MPH
Report Shows Sharp Rise in Murders of Environmentalists, Only 1% of Killers Convicted
Environment  (tags: environemntal activism, death, activists, activists targeted, ecosystems, environment, climate-change, humans )

Cal
- 137 days ago - ecowatch.com
Killings of people protecting the environment and rights to land increased sharply between 2002 and 2013 as competition for natural resources intensifies, a new report from Global Witness reveals.
Tell PepsiCo To Save Endangered Animals From Habitat Destruction - Via Animal Petitions
Environment  (tags: Habitat Destruction, Wild Animals, Endangered Species, Eco-system, Palm Oil, PepsiCo, Tigers, Elephants, Orangutans, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Petiton to sign )

Victoria
- 221 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Tell PepsiCo you will not support a company that uses conflict palm oil and ask them to adopt a responsible and verifiable palm oil sourcing process. With almost 90% of existing palm oil grown in Indonesia and Malaysia, this precious habitat needs help.
"Please, No More Delays, No More Excuses!": Filipino Climate Chief Yeb Sano Begins Hunger Fast to Protest Global Inaction
Environment  (tags: climate change, havoc, TyphoonHaiyan, Philippines, devastation, death, food, , shelter, UN climate summit, Warsaw, Poland, Filipino Climate Chief, Naderev "Yeb" Sano, hunger fast, solidarity, protest, meaningful outcome, global climate inaction )

LucyKalei
- 290 days ago - democracynow.org
Typhoon Haiyan devastation cast gloom @start UN COP19 climate talks: Filipino delegation head broke down in tears & declared he'd fast till "meaningful outcome in sight" in solidarity wi countrymen now struggling for food. Videos Yeb Sano speeches on DN!
Worst Drought in 30 Years Threatens Millions in Southern Africa With Food Insecurity
Environment  (tags: world, politics, africa, hunger, drought, children, death, ethics, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights )

Cal
- 377 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Around 2 million people face food insecurity in northern Namibia and southern Angola as the worst regional drought in decades takes its toll, according to the UN.
Saving The Earth Is A Very Dangerous Job
Environment  (tags: activism, risks, death, activists, danger, world, protection, humans, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, green )

Cal
- 389 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Two environmentalists are killed on average every week as land struggles intensify violence against green activists worldwide.
8 Suspects Arrested in Jairo Mora Case, But Motive Remains Unclear
Environment  (tags: Jairo Mora, Sandoval, environmental activism, death, justice, turtles, politics, protection, humans, government, environment, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 391 days ago - ticotimes.net
In an early-morning series of raids in the province of Limón, Costa Rican police captured eight suspects in the May 31 slaying of turtle conservationist Jairo Mora.
RAJA UPDATE and Elephant Family Link. Please Donate for Raja. Please Also Sign the Petition!
Environment  (tags: PALM OIL, deforestation, baby elephant Raja, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, crime, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, climate-chan )

Desanka
- 424 days ago - serbiananimalsvoice.com
Capturing a baby elephant and holding it to ransom is grisly and depressing, but it is reality as humans and elephants fight for space. People need to know why this is happening. The cause is an innocently named product called PALM OIL.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Bring Sea Turtle Activist's Killers to Justice
Environment  (tags: Jairo Mora, Sandoval, environmental activism, death, justice, turtles, politics, protection, humans, government, environment, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 424 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Jairo Mora Sandoval, a 26-year-old conservationist who worked as a beach monitor for the Wider Caribbean Sea Turtle Conservation Network was brutally beaten, bound and murdered last month. Tell the Costa Rican government we need to find his killer and pro
RIP: Costa Rican Environmentalist Pays Ultimate Price for His Dedication to Sea Turtles
Environment  (tags: poachers, death, environmentalists who paid the ultimate , protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 445 days ago - news.mongabay.com
On the evening of May 30th, 26-year-old Jairo Mora Sandoval was murdered on Moin beach near Limón, Costa Rica, the very stretch of sand where he courageously monitored sea turtle nests for years even as risks from poachers rose
Fracking Ourselves to Death in Pennsylvania
Environment  (tags: fracking, emerging industry, natural gas, Marcellus Shale, Pennsylvania, secrecy, Dept. of Environmental Protection, (DEP), revolving door, exemptions from environmental regulation, carcinogens, toxins, fracking fluid, illness, death, accidents )

Judy
- 481 days ago - thenation.com
Farming communities are being turned into huge, open-air laboratories by energy companies--with ordinary people serving as guinea pigs.
The Australian Government: Label All Products Containing Palm Oil for Sale in Australia / TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, death, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, wildlife, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, forests, globalwarming, habitat, nature, world, PALM OIL )

Desanka
- 483 days ago - change.org
Palm oil production which is not sustainable is killing thousand of animals, including orangutans in incredibly inhumane ways. Australians should be able to identify foods and products containing this oil to make a choice to support this industry or not.
TAKE ACTION!!! -Ocean Horror Show: Dead Sea Birds With Bellies Full of Plastic Garbage -See Photo-This Is Reality
Environment  (tags: plastic, oceans, death, birds, oeanlife, mammals, destruction, environment, healthconditions, protection, humans )

Julie
- 558 days ago - takepart.com
thousands of dead albatross chicks choked to death on man's detritus, mostly shiny bits of plastic picked up from the nearby Pacific Ocean by their parents, and fed to them mistakenly as food.
 

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