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New Protected Areas Keep Madagascar's Conservation Vision On Track
Environment  (tags: conservation, protection, environment, habitat, ecosystems, nature, wildlife, animals )

- 1908 days ago -
The government of Madagascar has scored a significant victory for conservation by bringing one million hectares (more than 3,800 square miles) of wild landscapes and seascapes under national protection.
BUSH AGAIN: "Lawsuits Target Oil Shale Plan for Rockies"
Environment  (tags: wildlife, environment, destruction, water, animals, government, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, conservation )

- 1910 days ago -
"The BLM, in its stampede to beat the clock before the inauguration, is threatening wildlife, water and wilderness by opening up millions of acres of public land to destructive, unproven oil shale and tar sands development," said Ted Zukoski of Earthjusti
PETITION: "Save the Arctic's Marine Ecosystems"
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, animals, endangered, climate-change, globalwarming, environment, wildlife, humans, destruction, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction )

- 1911 days ago -
The rapid reduction in the northern sea ice will not only bring enormous change to the Arctic marine ecosystem, retreating sea ice will also create vast new territory for unprecedented oil and gas drilling and industrial shipping and fishing.
Public Lands Bill: Finally, A Blow for Mother Nature!
Environment  (tags: Public Lands, bushadministration, ethics, government, GoodNews, conservation, environment, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, GoodNews, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection )

- 1920 days ago -
The U.S. Senate finally gave some good news to the community of anglers, hunters, hikers, backpackers, recreational outfitters--anybody who loves the great outdoors--by finally clearing the way to protect 200 million acres of wilderness in nine states.
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, destruction, forests, GoodNews, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

- 1921 days ago -
Over the past year, the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund was invited to assist the Ecuadorian Constituent Assembly to develop and draft parts of their new constitution to include rights for nature, or ecosystem rights.
PETITION: "Regulate Harmful Coal Ash Waste"
Environment  (tags: wildlife, humans, nature, habitat, ecosystems, environment, animals, water, pollution )

- 1924 days ago -
Coal ash waste isn't just detrimental to people. It is also responsible for diminishing populations of birds and frogs near dumping areas. The remaining animals are at risk of developmental problems, like tadpoles without teeth and fish with deformed spin
Plants 'More Important Than Ever' to Reduce Impact of Global Warming
Environment  (tags: culture, humans, society, climate, climate-change, endangered, conservation, protection, nature, habitat, globalwarming, energy, world, water, trees, science, research, pollution, destruction, wildlife, forests, environment, animals )

- 1927 days ago -
According to a report by BBC News, this fact has been stressed upon by Professor Stephen Hopper, the director of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, in London, England
Feds OK Montana Gas-Drilling Plan
Environment  (tags: Department Of The Interior, Montana, Gas Drilling, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, world, wildlife, animals, forests, energy, habitat, trees, water )

- 1932 days ago -
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The Bush administration on Tuesday approved a plan that could allow more than 18,000 natural gas wells to be drilled in southeastern Montana over the next two decades.
Moose Are Roaming Right Out of Existence
Environment  (tags: animals, global warmingclimate, animals, wildlife, ecosystems, habitat, environment )

- 1934 days ago -
In the Upper Midwest, the animals are dying off in startling numbers. Biologists blame global warming.
Colorado Seeks Protections Amid Energy Boom
Environment  (tags: environment, health, animals, habitat, destruction, protection, humans, trees )

- 1936 days ago -
New regulations aim to protect medical workers, the environment and wildlife. Critics call them potentially crippling to an industry crucial to the state economy.
HELP Stop Global Warming This Holiday Season
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, environment, globalwarming, green, nature, oceans, protection, pollution, Sustainabililty )

- 1949 days ago -
Do your part to help stop Global Warming this holiday season by buying a cool eco-friendly "I'm Tired of Global Warming" bracelet. The bracelet is $10 and half ($5) goes to Let's make a difference this holiday season!!
Coral Reef Loss Suggests Global Extinction Event
Environment  (tags: extinction, coral reefs, animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, green, greenhousegases, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, weather, wor )

- 1950 days ago -
The world is on the brink of a massive extinction event, according to the United Nations. Rapid releases of greenhouse gas emissions are changing habitats at a rate faster than many of the world's species can tolerate
Greenpeace Bids to Turn Japan Against Whaling
Environment  (tags: environment, whaling, animals, humans, politics, endangered )

- 1954 days ago -
Environmental group Greenpeace launched a campaign to turn Japan against whaling on Tuesday, with directors of the group from around the world delivering a letter to Prime Minister Taro Aso, urging him to halt the hunts
Has Climate Change Claimed First Mammal Extinction?
Environment  (tags: animals, globalwarming, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, climatechange )

- 1954 days ago -
SCIENTISTS say a white possum native to Queensland's Daintree forest has become the first mammal to become extinct due to man-made global warming.
Interior Dept. Changes Rule to Remove Congress Veto
Environment  (tags: Congress, Interior Department, Environment, Mining, climate, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, environment, endangered, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, pollution, protection, nature, wildlife, animals, forests, government, humans, politic )

- 1957 days ago -
In another regulatory action in the waning days of the Bush administration, the Interior Department on Thursday unveiled a new rule that challenges Congress's authority to prevent mining planned on public lands.

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