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ACTION: Help People and Animals in California
Environment  (tags: agriculture, animals, environment, health, humans, oceans, pollution, protection, water, wildlife )

Maria
- 2722 days ago - care2.com
If you are concerned with civil rights and/or the health and well-being of pets, wildlife, and the oceans please give a moment of your time to this pressing issue in California. People and animals are being sprayed with untested chemicals...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, destruction, agriculture, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, humans, world, protection, nature, government, ecosystems, trees, forests )

Cal
- 688 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Agribusiness and pulp and paper industries accused of triggering one of the century's greatest ecological disasters in Indonesia. Please sign this,, my first petition ever at Care2, to help stop this horrible destruction!
UK---Fertiliser Pollution Lives on in the River Thames
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, UK, agriculture, runoff, water, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, conservation, humans, world )

Cal
- 1215 days ago - planetearth.nerc.ac.uk
The rapid rise in intensive agriculture since the Second World War together with the use of fertilisers has led to severe nitrate pollution in the River Thames, report scientists.
Reforming Industrial Agriculture ACTION
Environment  (tags: agriculture, mega farms, pollution, livestock )

Nancy
- 1234 days ago - pewenvironment.org
Across the country, water and air pollution from industrial livestock operations have compromised the health of communities and the surrounding environment. Huge volumes of manure are commonly stored in open lagoons and applied to nearby land without...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 589 days ago - forcechange.com
Bees are a crucial player in the United States agricultural industry, pollinating as much as 70 percent or more of food sources. However, bees have been dying off at an alarming rate, and evidence suggests this may be partially due to certain pesticides
Impacts of Deforestation on Amazonian River Ecosystems Could Be Far-Reaching
Environment  (tags: agriculture, deforestation, AMazon, rainforest destruction, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, protection, politics, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 120 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Vast areas of the Amazon forest are being destroyed for agricultural uses, mainly industrial-scale soybean crops, and turned into pasture land for livestock
Could Genetically Modified Crops Be Killing Bees?
Environment  (tags: agriculture, contamination, endangered, environment, ecosystems, pollution )

Larry
- 2959 days ago - sfgate.com
Unlike the more common problems, this new die-off has been virtually instantaneous throughout the country, not spreading at the slower pace of conventional classical disease. I think it might be fruitful to investigate the role of genetically modified or
CLIMATE CHANGE-AFRICA: Farming By Phone
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, ecosystems, technology, agriculture, climate change and agriculture, destruction, environment, weather, globalwarming, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 1235 days ago - ipsnews.net
In African pastoralist communities, mobile phones are crucial for alerting communities to droughts and reducing food insecurity.
Melting Chocolate: Climate Change Threatens West Africa's Cocoa Dominance
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, agriculture, climate-change, climate, humans, protection, world, politics, conservation )

Cal
- 1296 days ago - theecologist.org
Hundreds of thousands of small-scale cocoa farmers in Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire will be forced to adapt or relocate by higher temperatures
Innovative Program Saves Wildlife, Protects Forests, and Fights Poverty in Africa
Environment  (tags: world, protection, animals, ecosystems, agriculture, environment, conservation, Sustainabililty, wildlife, humans, GoodNews )

Cal
- 1334 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) examines how the Community Markets for Conservation (COMACO) program has succeeded in stabilizing wildlife while improving agriculture in the Luangwa Valley in Zambia.
Declining Bee Populations Pose A Threat to Global Agriculture
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection )

Cal
- 717 days ago - e360.yale.edu
The danger that the decline of bees and other pollinators represents to the world's food supply was highlighted this week when the European Commission decided to ban a class of pesticides suspected of playing a role in so-called "colony collapse disorder.
Environment at Risk? Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming Have LARGE Deposits of Oil Shale
Environment  (tags: agriculture, animals, carbonemissions, climate, ClimateChange, conservation, destruction, eco-friendly, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, health, humans, government, pollution, protec )

Michael
- 2714 days ago - ostseis.anl.gov
Estimates of the oil resource in place within the Green River Formation range from 1.2 to 1.8 trillion barrels. Not all resources in place are recoverable; however, even a moderate estimate of 800 billion barrels three times greater than Saudi Arabia
Sign Petition: Tell The EPA That Animal Agriculture Produces More Greenouse Gases Than Automobiles
Environment  (tags: climate, change, global, warming, environment, ecosystems, CO2emissions, habitat, protection, pollution, humans, wildlife, nature, livestock, factory, farming, food, methane, cattle, pigs, sheep, EPA, agriculture, health )

Tom
- 2164 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The Environmental Protection Agency is preparing to issue its findings on climate change. Focusing on the role automobiles play in producing greenhouse gases, the agency, however, ignores the fact that animal agriculture is one of the biggest culprits!
INDONESIA: Unique Forests Devastated By Plantations
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, destruction, agriculture, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, humans, world, protection, nature, government, ecosystems, trees, forests )

Cal
- 688 days ago - nzherald.co.nz
Agribusiness and pulp and paper industries accused of triggering one of the century's greatest ecological disasters in Indonesia in the course of the last 30 years.
   

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