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Mass Consumption Is Causing Mass Extinction. Can We Stop Ourselves?
Environment  (tags: endangered species, extinction, consumerism, greed, habitat destruction )

Freya
- 37 days ago - takepart.com
A new report finds that humans are largely responsible for a 58 percent plunge in animal populations since 1970.
Protect Liberias Unique Forest Heritage!
Environment  (tags: Do not destroy Liberia unique Rainforest, Habitat Destruction, Environmental Protection )

Peter
- 143 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
GVL a palm oil company, holds hundreds of thousands hectares of land as an agricultural concession. GVL is now pushing to permit logging for export in its concession. International environmentalists are calling for a ban on the export of such timber...
Cancel New Coal Mine Plans
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, Ecosystems Endangered, Habitat Destruction, Greenhouse Gas Emissions )

Peter
- 147 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: British Home Secretary T. May! Despite commitments to reducing gas emissions under the paris agreement, and the long lists of negative impacts beyond climate change of burning coal, a series of open cast coal mines are set to be approved in UK
Help! Our Forests Are Being Destroyed for Biomass
Environment  (tags: Ecosystem Balance Destruction, Habitat Destruction, Environmental Pollution, Indingenous Population Endangered )

Peter
- 190 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
An energy company wants cut down rainforest to make way for 20,000 hectares of biomass plantations on Siberut, on islands of Indonesia. The native of Siberut depend on the forest, & the plantations will put an end to their culture way their way of Life
Keep Commercialization Out of National Parks
Environment  (tags: Protect our National Environment, Ecosystem Desstruction, Habitat Destruction, with agressive Advertising )

Peter
- 199 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Jonathan Jarvis, National Park Service Director! Goal: Protect our national parks from aggressive corporate advertising. The National Park Service Director has decided to allow increased corporate advertising in our national parks....
Pick the 2015 Rubber Dodo Award Winner -- Vote By Midnight, Oct. 30
Environment  (tags: awards, eco-villains, pollution, habitat destruction, endangered species )

Freya
- 419 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
The Center for Biological Diversity established the Rubber Dodo award in 2007 as a way to spotlight those who do their very best -- that is, their worst -- to destroy wild places, drive species extinct and tear apart cultural and biological diversity.
Fight Climate Change By Supporting Solar Tax Credits Posted By Toni Seger {10/2015 URGENT! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: energy, ecosystems, habitat, protect sustainable tech, well-being, medical bills, habitat destruction, conservation, water, wildlife, world )

Ruth
- 423 days ago - forcechange.com
URGENT! PLEASE SIGN! to help solar jobs and solar investments OCT.2015-DEC 31, 2015. coal, oil, nuke were backed by the feds all along, now lets get some more backing for solar energy. Some man or women, some where knows what to do.
Stop Shell's Arctic Drilling Plans
Environment  (tags: protection, Habitat Destruction, pollution )

Linda
- 457 days ago - environmentamerica.webaction.org
Two weeks ago, Shell was granted an exploratory permit to search for oil in the Arctic Ocean. The area is home to one-fifth of the world's polar bears, beluga whales, ice seals, and walrus - all populations that could be devastated if Shell's rigs spill.
500 Year Old Forest to Be Clearcut for 3-Day Event
Environment  (tags: old-growth forest, logging, clearcutting, endangered, habitat destruction, climate, protection, forests, ecosystems, climate change, Olympics, Olympic Committee, South Korea, 2018 )

Diana
- 461 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Please sign the petition asking that Mount Gariwang is protected and not clearcut to make way for an Olympic venue that will only be used for three days during the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

Environment  (tags: rivers, lakes, streams. pesticides, wildlife, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions, habitat destruction )

Nancy
- 463 days ago - environmentamerica.webaction.org
The Senate committee charged with protecting our environment just passed a bill that would make it a lot easier to spray pesticides in and around our rivers, lakes, and streams.
TAKE ACTION NOW - Turn Shells Drillships Around ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: Shell Oil, drilling for oil, Niger Delta, ecosystems, habitat destruction )

Angela
- 526 days ago - causes.com
Royal Dutch Shell and the Italian multinational oil giant ENI have admitted to more than 550 oil spills in the Niger Delta last year, according to an Amnesty International analysis of the companies latest figures. These figures are seriously alarming !
Help Stop the Northern Gateway Pipeline in Canada - NRDC's Save BioGems
Environment  (tags: Environment, Canada, Spirit Bear, Marine Wildlife, Endangered Species, First Nations, Oil Industry, Habitat destruction, Ecosystem, Rainforest, Trees, NRDC, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 647 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Canada's federal government has just approved the Northern Gateway tar sands pipeline, which threatens to destroy the coastal rainforest home of the Spirit Bear and First Nations communities that have thrived there for thousands of years.
Pipeline Explodes in West Virginia
Environment  (tags: pipeline, W Va, ecosystems, environment, wildlife, gas line explosion, habitat destruction )

Nancy
- 675 days ago - dailykos.com
This is the fourth major pipeline incident that's occurred this month. In Montana, a 50,000 gallon spill resulted in cancer-causing chemicals leaking into residents' drinking water.
10 Most Important Environmental Stories of 2014
Environment  (tags: climate change, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, habitat destruction, fracking, drought, plastic bags, Cargill, deforestation, election, oil )

Nancy
- 704 days ago - nationofchange.org
Climate change and energy dominate 2014's most important environmental stories. It is nice seeing positive environmental changes that will improve our world's future.
Zambian Copper Mine Threatens World Heritage Site in Africa - Via Mail & Guardian
Environment  (tags: Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mining Industry, Elephants, Endangered Species, National Park, World Heritage Site, Environment, Habitat destruction, Wildlife )

Victoria
- 712 days ago - mg.co.za
Zambia's high court is to decide on issuing a licence for a copper mine in a game reserve, the Lower Zambezi National Park, bordering Zimbabwe's Mana Pools World Heritage Site. This area is an important elephant corridor and home to endangered species.
 

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