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Environment

On Nebraska's Farmland, Keystone XL Pipeline Debate Is Personal
Environment  (tags: activists, Keystone XL Pipeline, Nebraska, local politics, environment, conservation, ecosystems, pollution, protection, humans, green )

Cal
- 4 days ago - npr.org
Nebraska, dotted with pastures and farmland, is at the heart of a legal battle that could help decide the fate of the Keystone XL pipeline
Peru Outraged After Greenpeace Makes Its Mark and Defaces Nazca Ancient Site
Environment  (tags: activists, crime, culture, climate-change, conservation, destruction, environment, government, habitat, humans, protection, world )

Caree
- 6 days ago - nytimes.com
An expression of concern by the environmental group Greenpeace about the carbon footprint was marred this week by real footprints -- in a fragile, and restricted, landscape near the Nazca lines, ancient man-made designs etched in the Peruvian desert.
Anti-Nuke Activists Fight to Close Diablo Canyon
Environment  (tags: activists, Diablo canyon, environmentalists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, humans, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, wildlife, oceans, politics, nature )

Cal
- 9 days ago - ecowatch.com
More demonstrators have been arrested at Diablo Canyon than any other nuke site in the U.S.
'It's War!' Peru-Brazil Indigenous People Pledge to Fight Amazon Oil Exploration
Environment  (tags: activists, indigenous rights, oil exploration inthe Amazon, environment, destruction, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, protection, world, healthconditions, politics, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 11 days ago - theecologist.org
Members of an indigenous people living on both sides of the Brazil-Peru border in the remote Amazon say they are prepared to fight with spears, bows and arrows if companies enter their territories to explore for oil.
Cultivating Climate Justice: Brazilian Workers Leading the Charge Toward Zero Waste
Environment  (tags: acitivsm, activists, zero waste, Brazil, pollution, protection, humans, GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 30 days ago - truth-out.org
The recycling workers of Brazil have long been a powerful force in protecting their communities and the climate. Now they are on the forefront of a nation-wide movement for zero waste.
TAKE ACTION NOW; TELL CANADA'S GOVERNMENT--We Don't Want the Energy East Pipeline
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, activism, Energy East Pipeline, activists, conservation )

Cal
- 32 days ago - secure.canadians.org
As shown by tar sands pipeline ruptures in Mayflower, Arkansas and in the Kalamazoo River in Michigan, a pipeline spill would have devastating impacts on land and water and endanger people's health. This pipeline would also encourage expansion in the tar
Tar-Sands Industry Loses $17.1 Billion Thanks to Public Opposition
Environment  (tags: activism, tar sands industry, activists, ecosystems, environment, conservation, world )

Cal
- 46 days ago - grist.org
Here's some good news for your tar-sands blues: Grassroots activism makes a difference! $17.1 billion of difference, in fact
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell McDonald's to Only Buy Palm Oil From Responsible Suppliers
Environment  (tags: deforestation, corporate greed, tigers, animal welfare, McDonald's, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 59 days ago - action.sumofus.org
McDonald's buys palm oil to make a range of products--from Baked Apple Pie to Spicy Chicken McBites.There are fewer than 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, and 1,500 Borneo pygmy elephants, because their rainforest homes are being destroyed to make room
The Tar Sands Bubble
Environment  (tags: business, corporate, corruption, Keystone XL, activists, environment, tar sands, environment, conservation, destruction, pollution, protection, world, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals )

Cal
- 75 days ago - onearth.org
Without KXL, tar sands are a bad investment. By fighting the pipeline, activists have disrupted the industry's bottom line.
Fight for the Forest
Environment  (tags: activists, avctivism, forests, France, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, world, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, animals )

Cal
- 78 days ago - vice.com
Deep in the tranquil Forest of Sivens in the south of France, militant eco-activists and French riot police are fighting a violent battle in woodlands being cut down to make way for a dam, which would mean the end for 41 acres of trees.
Indigenous Peoples Essential to Climate Movement, March Organizers Say
Environment  (tags: People's Climate March, activists, indigenous rights, indigenous peoples, climate, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world, pollution, protection, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, climatechange )

Cal
- 90 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Environmentalists have descended upon the Big Apple for the weekend's festivities, standing side by side with Indigenous Peoples to prepare for the People's Climate March on September 21.
Chico Mendes, Brazilian Rubber Tapper, Union Leader, Environmentalist and Martyr For the Rainforest   video
Environment  (tags: Chico Mendes, Martyr for the Rainforest, Rubber Tapper, Union Leader, Destruction of Rainforest, Amazon Rainforest, Activists, Marina de Silva. climate, animals, climatechange, conservation, endangered, environment, globalwarming, green, nature, protectio )

Betsy
- 101 days ago - youtube.com
Video about Chico Mendes described in title. an authentic leader and an authentic martyr for the rainforest. This is my first "Environmentalist" news article leading up to the UN Climate Change Summit., 9-23-2014. Please watch & comment.
Pacific Island Climate Warriors Take on Fossil Fuel Industry
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, Pacific Islands, acitvism, activists, world, protection, oceans )

Cal
- 106 days ago - greenleft.org.au
For some in the Pacific, climate change has already changed their lives forever. The Solomon Islands town of Taro -- capital of the Choiseul Province -- announced on August 15 it would soon be forced to relocate to another island entirely
 

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