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Petition: Save Our Coastal Lands!
Environment  (tags: Environment & Wildlife, coastal zones, ecosystem conservation, biodiversity, sustainable behaviour, responsibility, stronger protection )

- 86 days ago -
This is a win-win on so many levels! A 3 mile coastal buffer along the Atlantic and Pacific coasts would put a halt to building McMansions and anything else without Federal approval! This, will preserve Beauty, Land, Species etc. It would also...
Disturbing Images Expose the Horrific Impact of Plastic Trash on Marine Animals
Environment  (tags: destruction, habitatdestruction, pollution, Biodiversity, water )

- 119 days ago -
Waters' Malaysia trip last year became the inspiration for his "Price of Convenience Ad Campaign," a striking portfolio project that highlights the devastation of plastic trash and other litter on sea life.
9 Huge Wins You Helped Make Happen in 2015
Environment  (tags: climate-change, biodiversity, energy, Offshore Oil Drilling )

- 119 days ago -
It may have been the warmest year on record, but one thing for sure, 2015 signaled hope and change for the environmental movement. Here are nine milestones you helped us reach in 2015:
PETITION - Help Protect the Rusty-Patch Bumblebee
Environment  (tags: pollinators act, bumblebees, neonicotinoid pesticides, ecosystems, biodiversity, Environmental issues, flora and fauna, Animal Welfare, protection )

- 131 days ago -
One of our crucial wild pollinators - the rusty-patch bumblebee - is on the brink of extinction. This is yet another example of our overuse of bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides wiping out pollinators essential for our food and broader ecosystems.
Coal Plant Threatens World's Largest Mangrove Forest - and Bangladesh's Futu
Environment  (tags: coal plants, biodiversity, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, pollution, protection, wildlife )

- 142 days ago -
Bangladesh, the world's most 'climate vulnerable' large country, has plans for a 1.3GW coal power plant on the fringes of its World Heritage coastal wetlands.
TAKE ACTION: Indonesia: Ban the Trade in Wild Birds!
Environment  (tags: endangered, wildlife, trade, wild birds, indonesia, biodiversity )

- 258 days ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s a scene out of a nightmare âEUR" thousands of birds are packed tightly into small cages in IndonesiaâEUR(TM)s markets. The birdcatchers supplying these markets are accelerating extinction and having an incalculable impact on biodiversity.
As Ocean Waters Heat Up, A Quest to Create Super Corals
Environment  (tags: warming seas, corals, biodiversity, enegineering, protection, oceans, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

- 269 days ago -
With the worldâEUR(TM)s coral reefs increasingly threatened by warmer and more acidic seas, scientists are selectively breeding corals to create species with the best chance to survive in the coming century and beyond
Petition: Declaration on Seed Freedom By Dr.Vandana Shiva
Environment  (tags: food, biodiversity, genetically modified crops )

- 280 days ago -
There is an attempt, in the U.S., by Monsanto and the aiding U.S. Government, to deem all non-patented seed illegalâEUR"even the tomato you have in your garden.
Rich Forest Diversity Found in New Yunnan, China Preserve
Environment  (tags: forests, threat of deforestation, biodiversity, rainforests, rainforestsprotection, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, habitat )

- 286 days ago -
The regionâEUR(TM)s biodiversity is currently under threat from encroachment by expanding monoculture rubber plantations. The Bulong Nature Preserve was established in 2008 to meet this challenge
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Wildlife and Biodiversity From Destructive Dams
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, damming of rivers, Aazon, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature, government )

- 298 days ago -
Wildlife and plant species are in danger from the damaging effects of hydropower dams. When water is dammed in such rich natural areas, floods occur and destroy unique vegetation and wildlife.
151 Dams Could Be Catastrophic to Amazon Ecological Connectivity
Environment  (tags: damming the Amazon, biodiversity, habitat loss, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, nature, humans, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics )

- 324 days ago -
Over 150 new hydroelectric projects are slated for construction over the next 20 years. Without holistic, basin-wide planning, these dams could have devastating environmental consequences.
Keep Nature First, Save a Planet!
Environment  (tags: usa, environment protection laws, conservation, globalwarming, climate-change, ecosystems, biodiversity, Habitat preservation, Sustainabililty )

- 343 days ago -
This is Running Elk asking All people of North America, Central America, South America and other places abroad who show genuine interest in positive efforts to make new laws and best practices that don't endanger the Earth's environments.
Nepal: A Trailblazer in Biodiversity Conservation
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, wildlife, environment, conservation, world, ecosystems, GoodNews, government, green )

- 385 days ago -
At dusk, when the early evening sun casts its rays over the lush landscape, the Chitwan National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site about 200 km south of NepalâEUR(TM)s capital, Kathmandu, is a place of the utmost tranquility.
Warming, Wildfires and Worries
Environment  (tags: Active Citizens, Advancing Deserts, Aid, Biodiversity, Civil Society, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Energy, Environment, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Global, Global Governance, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Labour )

- 434 days ago -
World leaders from government, finance, business, science and civil society are attempting to negotiate a legally binding and universal agreement on climate change at the upcoming 21st United Nations Climate Change Conference

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