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Deforestation in Peacetime, Sri Lanka
Environment  (tags: deforestatio, SRi Lanka, world, trees, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife )

Cal
- 17 days ago - sierraclub.org
About 7,000 hectares (17,297 acres) continue to disappear each year. Satellite photos tell a story of green cover being chipped away by dribs and drabs with no one locus of destruction
World Ocean Day 2015 - Marine Environmental Protection Authority - Sri Lanka
Environment  (tags: World Ocean Day 2015, Marine Environmental Protection Authorit, MEPA), Sri Lanka, #BetterBagChallenge )

Rosie
- 479 days ago - worldoceansday.org
Today, people around our planet celebrate the ocean, which connects us all. The MEPA is the main Government body to promote this event since 2006, in Sri Lanka which has a duty to protect an ocean 8 times larger than it's land mass. #BetterBagChallenge
On Track to 'Go Beyond the Critical Point': Sri Lanka Still Losing Forests at Rapid Clip
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, deforetation, Sri Lanka, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, nature, wildlife )

Cal
- 806 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Sri Lanka, a small island nation located off the southern tip of India, has the highest biodiversity in all of Asia, and is regarded as one of the world's biodiversity hotspots
Study Links Kidney Disease in Sri Lanka's Farm Belt to Agrochemicals
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, humans, pesticides, Sri Lanka, world, politics, pollution, conservation, destruction, green, ecosystems, environment, wildlife )

Cal
- 1498 days ago - ipsnews.net
New research on the high prevalence of kidney disease in Sri Lanka's farming areas mentions a possible link to heavy metals in the water, associated with fertiliser and pesticide use
ACTION ALERT: Move the Commonwealth Games Out Of Sri Lanka Wilderness! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: sri lanka, wildlife, wilderness, threatened, destruction, commonwealth games, construction, devastation, protection )

Simone
- 1895 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sri Lanka's Environment and Wildlife is set to receive massive destruction due to the Hambantota 2018 Commonwealth games proposal. The area proposed by the authorities is one of the last remaining strong holds for the endangered Leopard, Elephant and
   

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