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Changing Times: Precious Sumatran Peat Forest Gets Landmark Protection
Environment  (tags: Good News, Sumatra, peat forest, Tripa, protection, orangutans, Indonesian Sustainable Ecosystem Foundat, Leuser Ecosystem )

Evelyn
- 102 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
Environmentalists in Sumatra are celebrating a major step forward in their battle to save the Tripa peat forest, which is home to one of the highest densities of orangutans in the world, and is also vital for storing carbon
As Palm Oil Farms Expand, It's A Race To Save Indonesia's Orangutans
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, deforestation, orangutans, endangered, palm oil, Endangered Species, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 115 days ago - npr.org
Environmental groups' publicity about the plight of orangutans has helped to increase public pressure on the palm oil industry to stop destroying forests. But the primates are already endangered, with fewer than 7,000 believed to be surviving in the Sumat
Palm Oil Plantation Plans Threaten Orangutans ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, wildlife, orangutans, protection )

CherAway
- 122 days ago - prowildlife.de
I was shocked when I heard that the Sabah government plans to cut down 25,000 acres of rainforest for oil palm cultivation, although the region it is demonstrably unfit. With this senseless projects you not only endanger the existence of the affected
Tell KFC to Adopt a Deforestation-Free Policy Now.
Environment  (tags: palm oil, rainforest destruction, orangutans, tigers, death, endangered, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 182 days ago - action.sumofus.org
It could very well be responsible for the clearing of pristine rainforest, for the deaths of thousands of orangutans and tigers, for child labour on palm plantations, and rocketing carbon emissions from deforestation.
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
- 410 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
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
- 529 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.
Cargill: Stop Using Slavery in Palm Oil! ACTION
Environment  (tags: orangutans, wildlife, palm oil, destruction, new growth, ecosystems, Cargill, slavery, environment, habitat )

Nancy
- 701 days ago - action.laborrights.org
Take a stand by demanding that Cargill adopt concrete systems to ensure that slavery is not used in its supply chain, and to provide the public with transparent information about supplier working conditions.
The Plan to Kill Orangutans - Avaaz TAKE ACTION NOW!
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Aceh, logging, palm oil, orangutans, forests, moratorium )

Angelika
- 788 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.
Rainforest Action Network ACTION
Environment  (tags: rainforest, environment, ecosystems, protection, Indonesia, orangutans )

Nancy
- 1191 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.
Willie Smits Restores a Rainforest
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, orangutans, rainforests, sustainability, water, wildlife )

Julie
- 1371 days ago - ted.com
Biologist Willie Smits has found a way to re-grow clearcut rainforest in Borneo, saving local orangutans -- and creating a thrilling blueprint for restoring fragile ecosystems.
ACTION ALERT: Please Send Automatic Messages Regarding Palm Oil and Environmental Destruction!
Environment  (tags: orangutans, wildife, threatened, killed, palm oil, destruction, forests, destruction )

Simone
- 1460 days ago - ourcompass.wordpress.com
The development of oil palm plantations is often at the expense of tropical forests and carbon-rich peatlands, which has disastrous consequences for critically endangered species, including the orangutan, elephant, rhino and tiger, as well
ACTION ALERT: Save the Orangutans! Make Palm Oil Labelling Compulsory! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: palm oil, orangutans, destruction, surivival, threatened, habitat, destroyed )

Simone
- 1493 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Palm oil is grown in plantations that causes great deforestation and destroys orangutans homes. The survival of orangutans' biggest threat is palm oil therefore buyers have the right to know if they are buying palm oil and contributing to the death of
Tell HSBC to Stop Passing the Buck on Rainforest Destruction ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, rainforest, animals, tigers, orangutans, habitat, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 1840 days ago - secure3.convio.net
HSBC bank may not use palm oil directly, but by investing in companies that are destroying Indonesia's rainforests to grow palm oil, HSBC is investing in deforestation and pushing endangered species like the orangutan and Sumatran tigers to the brink
ACTION ALERT: Tell General Mills to Stop Its Destructive Production of Palm Oil !!
Environment  (tags: general mills, habitat destruction, orangutans, wild animals, homes destroyed, logging, forests, palm oil, environment, destruction )

Simone
- 1933 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
General Mills is brazenly increasing its own carbon footprint by using palm oil in its products. The company's harvesting techniques cause rainforest destruction, emission of harmful gases, and habitat annihilation for many
ORANGUTANS DESCEND ON NESTLE
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, orangutans, habitat, nature, wildlife )

CherAway
- 1934 days ago - goallover.org
Orang-utans have descended on Nestle's London headquarters today, scaling the walls of the building in a protest over the company destroying their last few remaining habitats to make their various confectionery products
 

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