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Indonesian Govt Won't Allow Palm Oil Companies to Protect Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, destruction, ecosystems, environment, animals, wildlife, world, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, government )

Cal
- 21 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
A law passed by the Indonesian government last month makes it even more difficult for palm oil companies to conserve tracts of wildlife-rich and carbon-dense forests within their concessions
Puppy-Sized Spider Surprises Scientist in Rainforest
Environment  (tags: world, wildlife, South America, Goliath spider, animals, habitat, nature, environment, forests )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - m.livescience.com
Piotr Naskrecki was taking a nighttime walk in a rainforest in Guyana, when he heard rustling as if something were creeping underfoot. When he turned on his flashlight, he expected to see a small mammal, such as a possum or a rat.
Already Close to Extinction, Last Male White Rhino Capable of Breeding Dies in Kenya
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, extinction, white rhinos, poachers, world, Africa, Chinese medicine, protection, wildlife, science )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - rawstory.com
One of the last northern white rhinos on the planet has died in a reserve in Kenya, leaving the sub-species on the verge of extinction, experts said Saturday. The male, called Suni, "was probably the last male capable of breeding", according to...
Tell the EPA to Crack Down on Industrial Methane Pollution
Environment  (tags: methane, methane emissions, oil industry, gas industry, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, animals, endangered, energy, destruction, environment, globalwarming, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature )

Sara
- 7 days ago - soe.salsalabs.com
Methane pollution is the second largest contributor to climate change (after carbon pollution) and every year the oil and gas industry dumps 9 million tons of methane and toxic pollutants into the air we breathe.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Australia's Endangered Black Cockatoos
Environment  (tags: animals, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, world, nature, humans, protection )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The lives of thousands of endangered Carnaby's black cockatoos are being threatened in Western Australia due to ongoing habitat destruction by the Australian government
Protect the Arctic
Environment  (tags: Artic ocean, waters, oil spilled, endagered, whales, polar bears, seals, wildlife, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, pr )

Sara
- 9 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
The Arctic Ocean's pristine waters are in danger. No technology currently exists to clean up oil spilled in the region home to endangered whales, polar bears, seals and other wildlife.
Tell ANU to Stay Strong
Environment  (tags: coal seam gas, poisoning, groundwater, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, water, animals )

Sara
- 11 days ago - getup.org.au
Australian National University did the brave thing--the right thing. They divested from 7 environmentally irresponsible coal seam gas companies. Now they're under attack, and if we let that attack be the last word, then ANU could buckle under the pressure.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Pacific Walruses in Trouble--Climate Action Needed Now
Environment  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, climate-change, climate, wildlife, world, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 11 days ago - change.org
An estimated 35,000 walruses have sought refuge on land due to missing sea ice in the Arctic. Why are they there? A big reason is climate change.
BREAKING EPA to Approve Dow's New GMOs Crops - Take a Stand!
Environment  (tags: toxic chemicals, crops, superweeds, cor, soy, birth defects, cancer, hormone disruption, glyphosate, farmes, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, protection, environment, animals, habitatdestruction )

Sara
- 11 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Now the chemical arms race is about to explode on your plate with the biotech industry spraying more toxic chemicals on our food - and we need your help to stop it! Tell President Obama to Reject Dow's Dangerous New Enlist Agent Orange GMOs!
I Add My Voice and Urge Our Global Leaders to Prevent Devastating Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, destruction, animals, endangered, environment, globalwarming, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, research, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 11 days ago - ourvoices.net
Our goal is for millions of people of faith and moral belief to SIGN and PRAY in their own tradition for the Paris 2015 UN Climate Summit to succeed where all past talks have failed.
Tell the EPA: It's Time to Protect All Our Waterways
Environment  (tags: waterways, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, animals, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 12 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Join us in showing the EPA that now's the time to close the loopholes and protect all our waterways.
Marooned in Shrinking Forests, Bornean Orangutans Hang on as Disaster Looms
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, ecosystems, deforestation, study, world, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 12 days ago - news.mongabay.com
This development has severely affected local orangutans, with a 2009 census indicating a population in the region had dropped to between 1,500 and 1,700 from as many as 4,100 individuals in 1995.
Don't Force Vulnerable Elk Out of Protected Habitat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, animals, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 13 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Reject requests to drive a vulnerable elk species out of a national park for livestock profits
Help Stop Drought Disaster for Birds ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, water, animals, wildlife, protection )

Cher
- 14 days ago - secure.audubon.org
The Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge is one of the most important habitats for migratory waterfowl in the Lower 48. But it is completely dry.
 

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