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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Wild Elephants of Botswana From Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking frakc is whack, elephants, water, pollution, environment, world, ecosystems )

- 4 days ago -
FRADKING companies want to use precious water resources to extract natural gas in Botswana, drawing on and inevitably polluting the underground aquifers.This will destroy the indigenous peoples only source of water and poison elephants vital water holes.
Elephants Pay the Price for Palm Oil in Malaysian Borneo, Impact May Reach Far Beyond Reported Kills
Environment  (tags: palm oil, killing, elephants, world, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, politics )

- 75 days ago -
In Malaysian Borneo, no one can be sure how many elephants have lost their lives in recent years as palm plantations encroach further and further into the rainforest.
TAKE ACTION, Help Save the Last Forest on Earth Where Tigers, Elephants, Rhinos and Orangutans Live Together
Environment  (tags: Petition, rainforests, endangered, Indonesia, Sumatra, sun bears, tigers, orangutans, rhinos, elephants, palm oil, logging, mining, animals )

- 189 days ago -
The last place on earth where critically endangered Sumatran tigers, rhinos, sun bears, elephants and orangutans are found together in one forest is under threat from mining, logging and palm oil companies. Conservation groups are fighting a spatial plan
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 )

- 307 days ago -
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.
US to Destroy 6 Tons of Ivory This Week
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, elephants, Ivory, law, poachers )

- 378 days ago -
n a first, U.S. officials are going to destroy their massive stockpile of illegal ivory this week, hoping to send a zero-tolerance message to elephant poachers.
Malaysia Sacrifices Its Elephants for Palm Oil - PROTEST
Environment  (tags: Elephants, palmoil, Malaysia, poison, deforestation )

- 661 days ago -
"The elephants ate rat poison. That's how the plantation workers prevent the animals from eating the fruit of the oil palm" Malaysia continues to rely on exporting tropical timber and palm oil.
Vietnamese Authorities Confirm More Than a Tonne of Ivory Seized on Chinese Border
Environment  (tags: Elephants, endangered, protection, wildlife, killing, conservation, law, habitat )

- 1113 days ago -
Ha Noi, Vietnam, 4th Nov 2011--Following scientific analysis, Vietnamese officials have confirmed that all 211 items seized during a raid in northern Viet Nam last month were, as suspected, African Elephant ivory.
Elephants and Eco-Tourism in Northern Sumatra
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, habitat, nature, protection, elephants, illegal logging, eco-tourism )

- 1262 days ago -
Tangkahan is referred to as a hidden paradise in Sumatra, but what makes it different is that it's an example of how grass roots eco-tourism efforts can help stop illegal logging and instill a sense of pride in a community
ACTION ALERT: Save Cambodia's Elephant Corridor From a Banana Plantation ! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: elephants, wildlife, threatened, cardamon mountains, elephant corridor, habitat destruction )

- 1314 days ago -
The Cardamom Mountains in Cambodia%u2019s Koh Kong province are at risk again. After Wildlife Alliance and petitioners around the world narrowly defeated a planned titanium mine, the region is threatened again by an Australian-funded industrial agricult
PLEASE TAKE ACTION!! INDIA: Support the Forests, Stop Coal Mining Interests!!
Environment  (tags: animals, elephants, environment, ecosystems, developent, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, protection, humans, destruction, conservation, wildlife )

- 1396 days ago -
Last year the environment and forest ministry defined regions rich in forest cover and biodiversity as No-Go areas for mining. The coal ministry wants the government to scrap this classification. A Group of Ministers (GoM) constituted to resolve this will
Kenya's High Court Restores Amboseli to National Park Status
Environment  (tags: high court, kenya, amboseli, national park, protection, conservation, wildlife, elephants, environment )

- 1469 days ago -
The High Court of Kenya has reversed an order by President Mwai Kibaki to downgrade the Amboseli National Park to a game reserve. The High Court found the President's move to "de-gazette" Amboseli was illegal. Serah Munguti, the advocacy manager of
Stop the Titanium Mine in Cambodia's Elephant Corridor ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, elephants, corridor, mining, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 1557 days ago -
Help Wildlife Alliance stop a titanium mine that would devastate Cambodia's largest population of wild elephants, level forests, and bury free-flowing rivers under effluent, jeopardizing ecologically sustainable development.
Elephants Push Mozambique Oil Refinery to New Site
Environment  (tags: elephants, elephant reserves, oil refinery, destruction, habitatdestruction, pollution )

- 1930 days ago -
Mozambican energy firm Oilmoz has moved the site for a planned eight billion dollar (5.6 billion euro) oil refinery to avoid putting a nearby elephant reserve at risk, the chairman said Tuesday. The proposed site for the 350,000-barrel-a-day refinery
Indonesian Orang-Utans and Tigers Threatened By New Logging Scheme
Environment  (tags: animals, orangutans, elephants, tigers, logging, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, destruction, nature, trees )

- 1994 days ago -
Elephants, Sumatran tigers and some of Asia's rarest orang-utans will be plunged into a "dire and immediate" fight for their lives this summer as plans are finalised for a massive logging operation in Indonesia aimed at keeping the world supplied with
Pulp Giant APP Set to Assault Sumatra Orangutan Sanctuary
Environment  (tags: environment, logging, tigers, elephants, orangutans, AnimalWelfare, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat, destruction, nature )

- 2016 days ago -
A massive logging operation planned by Asian Pulp and Paper and the Sinar Mas Group (APP/SMG) and associated companies is to include large portions of the only areas that Sumatran orangutans have ever successfully been re-introduced into the wild,

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