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TAKE ACTION NOW;Protect Alaskan Wilderness From Largest Open-Pit Mine
Environment  (tags: TAKE ACTION: SIGN PETITION, Alaskan wilderness, open pit mine, mining )

Beatrice
- 948 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: President Barack Obama President Obama: Stop Pebble Mine Goal: Stop largest open-pit mine in North America from destroying pristine Alaskan wilderness.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Santa Rita Mountains in AZ From the Proposed Rosemont Mine
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, gred, mine project, mining, mining interests, protection, conservation, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, green, government )

Cal
- 966 days ago - change.org
Canadian-owned Augusta Resource/Rosemont Copper is seeking permits to build a massive open-pit copper mine 3,000 feet deep and over 1 mile wide on 4,700 acres in the Santa Rita Mountains just south of Tucson, AZ. Most of this land is public land within
NIGER: World's Poorest Suffer From Radioactive Sickness as Areva Mines for Uranium
Environment  (tags: corporate greed, pollution, healthconditions, mining, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, world )

Cal
- 974 days ago - ecowatch.com
French company Areva keeps contaminating those residents and their environment while mining away for uranium--one of the few resources the world's poorest country still has.
Gold Company Destroys Filipino Village
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, mining, society, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 1028 days ago - greenleft.org.au
Australian-New Zealand mining company Oceana Gold has destroyed the isolated rural village of Didipio in the mountains of Kasibu in Nueva Vizcaya, a province of the Philippines.
OP-ED: BHP in Indonesian Borneo: The Coal Disaster Waiting to Happen
Environment  (tags: mining, environment, destruction, world, protection, nature, wildlife, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1034 days ago - abc.net.au
BHP Billiton has a massive coal mine planned for Central Kalimantan. But local environmental activists are worried about its impact on people and forests.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ghana's Atiwa Rainforest Must Be Protected
Environment  (tags: RAINFROESTS, rainforests, environment, mining, destruction, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, wildlife, protection, humans, pollution, ecosystems, forests )

Cal
- 1044 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
A total of 260 square kilometers of Atiwa have been declared a protected area. Yet the forest is not only rich in life, but also in minerals. Atiwa has significant bauxite deposits that the government intends to mine
Hinton Coal Mine Leak: Alberta Pit Failure Dumps Plume Of Refuse Into Athabasca River
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, water polllution, mining, pollution, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, water )

Cal
- 1054 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
The "major failure" of a pit at an Alberta coal mine has released one billion litres of contaminated water into the Athabasca River.
Borneo's Rainforest Coal: City of London Profit.
Environment  (tags: mining, environment, greed, destruction, indigenous rights, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, protection, pollution, politics, forests )

Cal
- 1058 days ago - theecologist.org
The development of coal mines in East Kalimantan is having a huge impact on local and indigenous populations, destroying the forest and displacing communities--London banks profit.
Goldcorp Gets Environmental Go-Ahead for Chile Mine
Environment  (tags: mining, corporate mining interests, natve rights, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, conservation, world, pollution, ecosystems, destruction, green )

Cal
- 1068 days ago - uk.reuters.com
While a copper boom has buoyed Chile's economic growth, many Chileans feel the profits have not benefited them and that massive mining operations have polluted the environment,
Will Villagers Halt Australia's Mining Reboot?
Environment  (tags: mining companies destruction habitat des, MINING, world, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, politics, healthconditions, humans, protection, ecosystems, conservation, nature, wildlife )

Cal
- 1074 days ago - csmonitor.com
A court is weighing the interests of mining companies - key to Australia's economic growth for two decades - against those of small communities that are concerned about environmental impacts.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand That Romanian Prime Minister Cancel Environmentally Dangerous Mining Project - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: mining, Romania, activism, activists, environmental destruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, pollution, world, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 1084 days ago - forcechange.com
Sign this petition to urge the Prime Minister of Romania to cancel the gold-mining project in order to prevent a potential environmental disaster and preserve the living community and the natural and historical riches of the Rosia Montana area.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Montana Mine Expansion From Fueling Air Pollution and Climate Change
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, politics, pollution, world )

Cal
- 1088 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop expansion of open-pit coal mine that fuels pollution, climate change, and land degradation
There's Something Rotten in Bucharest: Protests Turn Political in Romania
Environment  (tags: mining, Romania, activism, activists, environmental destruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, pollution, world, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 1093 days ago - globalpost.com
A movement against plans for Europe's largest gold mine is forcing the country's leaders to rethink their plans.
HELP!!! PLEASE SIGN!!! No Mining in Bangka Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia!!!!
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, nature, mining )

Monica
- 1094 days ago - change.org
Please help signing this urgent petition to stop a disastrous mining in Bangka Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Romania: No Dirty Mine, No Dirty Politics
Environment  (tags: mining, Romania, activism, activists, environmental destruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, pollution, world, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 1096 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Parliament just received a draft legal package that would push through a cyanide mining project at Rosia Montana -- let's make sure our representatives stop the plan to turn parts of the Carpathians into a dystopian nightmare.

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