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Indonesia's Haze From Forest Fires Kills 110,000 People Per Year
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Indonesia, health conditions, deaths pollution, pollution, pollution victims, world, environment, ecosystems, animals, conservation )

Cal
- 211 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Haze caused by burning peat forests in Indonesia kills an average of 110,000 people per year and up to 300,000 during el Niño events, while releasing hundreds of millions of tons of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
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 )

Beatrice
- 219 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
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
Greenpeace Photos Expose Palm Oil Giant's Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, Indonesia, Breenpeace, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, humans, protection, politics, green )

Cal
- 397 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A series of photos released this week by Greenpeace shows that an Indonesian palm oil company is continuing to clear orangutan habitat in Borneo despite a pledge to stop destroying the forest.
Demand Sustainable Fishing in Indonesia *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Fishing, sustainable, ocean, conservation )

Frans
- 505 days ago - forcechange.com
Indonesia is a major supplier for coral reef fish that are sold in local restaurants and exported to China, Japan, Europe, and North America for use in aquariums. This practice has become a fast-growing business, but is poorly regulated and is already ...
Benoa Bay Reclamation Could Have Grave Impact | The Jakarta Post
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, oceans, Sustainabililty, Bali, Indonesia )

Monica
- 507 days ago - thejakartapost.com
A controversial plan to reclaim part of Benoa Bay could have a dire impact on the environment. Landscape changes along the coast would damage coral reefs, mangroves and seagrass beds, and ultimately the entire marine ecosystem in the area.
Bali : Revoke the Reclamation Permit of Benoa Gulf, Immediately! - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, over-exploitation, Bali, Indonesia )

Monica
- 507 days ago - change.org
Please help with this petition to conserve Bali's environment from unsustainable over-exploitation for economic gain...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Government Regulation of Dangerous Indonesian Mining
Environment  (tags: MINING, INDONESIA, environment, destruction, world, protection, nature, ecosystems )

Cal
- 567 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect Indonesia's natural environment and mine workers from the ravages of unregulated mining operations
The Plan to Kill Orangutans - Avaaz TAKE ACTION NOW!
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Aceh, logging, palm oil, orangutans, forests, moratorium )

Angelika
- 597 days ago - avaaz.org
A logging ban here in Indonesia has been a life insurance policy for our critically endangered species. But it's about to expire, and now an area the size of a small country could be turned over to mining and palm oil companies.
Email APRIL CEO Sukanto Tanoto Now - Return Lands Stolen From Local Communities - Action
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Sumatra, logging, land grab, APRIL, pulp & paper industry, indigenous communities, crime, human rights violation )

Angelika
- 658 days ago - ran.org
Earlier this week, hundreds of Indigenous villagers from communities in North Sumatra risked life and limb by standing between their forest home and the logging machinery of TPL, a company affiliated with paper giant APRIL. Response: Arrested villagers
ACT NOW to Stop the Bulldozers in the Nature Reserve in Sulawesi!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, environment, rainforest, Sulawesi, Indonesia, nickel mine, wildlife, nature, habitatdestruction, destruction, animals, forests, government )

Rainfores
- 818 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
A unique rainforest in Indonesia is under threat: The district chief has granted permission for test drillings for a nickel mine. Mangroves and ironwood trees were cut down. The destruction can still be stopped - please write to the Indonesian government!
Palm Oil for India 'Destroying Indonesian Forests'
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Indonesia, trees, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, nature, humans, world, protection, forests, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, green )

Cal
- 917 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Surging demand for palm oil in India for cooking and everyday grocery items is driving tropical forest destruction in Indonesia, Greenpeace said
Rainforest Action Network ACTION
Environment  (tags: rainforest, environment, ecosystems, protection, Indonesia, orangutans )

Nancy
- 1000 days ago - ran.org
Action Page with Today's Action:Stop the fires in Indonesia and save Sumatran orangutans Tell the president of Indonesia to stop palm oil companies from burning the Tripa forest of Sumatra--critical habitat for endangered orangutans.
Call for Help From Bangka Island, Indonesia: Save Our Coral Gardens! ACTION
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, wildlife, ecosystems, dugong, coral gardens, Indonesia, dolphins, whales, sea turtles )

Nancy
- 1020 days ago - care2.com
"If this mine goes into operation, it will devastate the island and all life in the coral reefs will be destroyed", says Revoldi Koleangan from the "Forum Save Bangka Island"...Link to an important petition. Thanx
Save the Orangutans of Indonesia! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: orangutan, rainforest, palm oil, Indonesia, destruction, conservation, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1038 days ago - gopetition.com
In particular the effects that clear cutting and burning of the rainforest on the Islands of Borneo and Sumatra, for the purpose of harvesting lumber and creating Palm Oil plantations respectively, is having on the indigenous Orangutan population.
Indonesia May Host Man-Made 'Orangutan Island'
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, may, host, man, -made, 'orangutan, island' )

Agnes
- 1154 days ago - guardian.co.uk
UK conservationist plans to create four new islands in northern Sumatra for sick and injured orangutans currently in cages. A British conservationist is leading an audacious plan to create a chain of man-made islands in northern Sumatra that would
 

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