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Brazil Police Dismantle Country s Largest Illegal Logging Ring
Environment  (tags: organized crime, ecological crime, illegal logging, Brazlian rainforest, Amazon, ecosystems, environment, amazon rainforest, clearcutting, Eco Crime, rainforests, forests, forests protection )

Steven L.
- 22 days ago - telesurtv.net
The Brazilian gov issued 24 arrest warrants on Thursday as part of a three year criminal investigation into the countryâEUR(TM)s largest illegal logging ring, which authorities believe are responsible for the deforestation of around 10,000 hectares of amazon
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Amazon
Environment  (tags: rainforests, Amazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, government, protection, pollution, water, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 43 days ago - change.org
The world's largest and most diverse forest is at the risk of ceasing to exist. Based on studies and estimations, in a 100 years, there will be no such thing as rainforests.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sumatra's Rainforests!
Environment  (tags: rainforests, deforestation, world, activism, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, politics, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

Cal
- 170 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Right now, weâEUR(TM)re desperately trying to stop a government plan that would allow devastating logging of our forest for mining and palm oil plantations -- and we need your help to stop them!
WhatâEUR(TM)s Ahead for Rainforests in 2016? 10 Things to Watch
Environment  (tags: rainforests, c limate change, indigenousrights, economy, world, wildlife, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 202 days ago - news.mongabay.com
WhatâEUR(TM)s ahead for rainforests in 2016? 10 things to watch
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Proboscis MonkeysâEUR(TM) Forest!
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, RAINFORESTS, wildlife, politics, environment, destruction, endangered, animals, world, protection, ecosystems )

Cal
- 276 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The forests of Sarawak on Borneo âEUR" the habitat of proboscis monkeys, rare birds, bats and numerous other species unique to the island âEUR" are in danger.
Deforestation Declines in the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: research, environment, destruction, Amazon, rainforests, deforestation studyecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 294 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Destruction of primary forests across the Amazon basin has declined significantly since the 2000s, finds research published Monday by a group of Latin American social and environmental organizations
Rich Forest Diversity Found in New Yunnan, China Preserve
Environment  (tags: forests, threat of deforestation, biodiversity, rainforests, rainforestsprotection, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, habitat )

Cal
- 372 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The regionâEUR(TM)s biodiversity is currently under threat from encroachment by expanding monoculture rubber plantations. The Bulong Nature Preserve was established in 2008 to meet this challenge
Protect America s Rainforest From Old-Growth Logging
Environment  (tags: rainforests, conservation, forests, green, government, animals, habitat, humans, nature, politics, protection, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 427 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
We have an opportunity to save the Tongass rainforest but we need your help to tell officials to end destructive industrial-scale old-growth logging on the Tongass more quickly than the Forest Service s proposed 10-15 year timeline
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Our Environment By Fighting For A Zero Deforestation Policy
Environment  (tags: rainforest destrucitons, rainforests, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, Sustainabililty, protection, nature, humans, government, wildlife, world, forests )

Cal
- 431 days ago - change.org
Rainforest's are hotspots for biodiversity and filter vast amounts of carbon from the atmosphere. Destruction of these rainforests for palm oil plantations is driving species to extinction and causing massive carbon pollution.
Don't Let Your Shampoo and French Fries Destroy Tropical Forests and Displace Orangutans
Environment  (tags: palm oil, deforestation, climate change, petitions, rainforests )

Freya
- 472 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Global fast-food and packaged-goods companies use palm oil to make everything from french fries to cosmetics to shampoo. But palm oil is a major driver of deforestation and global warming.
Santander: Stop Financing Extinction!
Environment  (tags: Santander, extinction, diggers, indonesia, rainforests, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 531 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Right now, diggers are obliterating IndonesiaâEUR(TM)s rainforests, pushing orangutans, tigers and sun bears to the edge of extinction.
Rainforests: 10 Things to Watch in 2015
Environment  (tags: rainforests, politics, ecosystems, environment, humans, protection, forests )

Cal
- 569 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Here's a quick look ahead at what might be in store for tropical forests in 2015.
Protect Woodlark Island�s Pacific Rainforests and Indigenous Forest Gardens From Corrupt Logging
Environment  (tags: pacific rainforests, rainforests, animals, conservation, destruction, endangered, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 584 days ago - forests.org
PNG's continued well-being and community advancement depend critically upon ending industrial old-growth forest logging to base development upon standing old forests.
Surprising Reasons to Be Optimistic About Saving Forests -
Environment  (tags: deforestation, rainforests, forests, good news, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 620 days ago - news.mongabay.com
the world is finally starting to recognize the value of services afforded by healthy ecosystems and the contributions make by local and indigenous communities in keeping forests standing. -
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect The Leuser Ecosystem in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: mininginteress, rainforests, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, government, protection, wildlife, world, nature, politics )

Cal
- 623 days ago - ran.org
the Leuser Ecosystem exists at a tenuous crossroads. Despite being protected under Indonesian national law, massive industrial development for palm oil, pulp and paper plantations and mining threaten the entire ecosystem, as well as the continued wellbein
 

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