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A Call for Action to Protect Wales' Fragile Eco-Systems
Environment  (tags: world, Wales, destruction, ecosystems, birds, animals, biodiversity, wildlife, protection, environment, humans, politics )

Cal
- 1395 days ago - walesonline.co.uk
WALES' fragile eco-systems are at risk because of a lack of action and resources from the Assembly Government, a cross-party report warns today.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Log Critical Tiger Habitat!
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, endangered, habitat loss, logging operaitons, deforestation, biodiversity, tigers, animaladvocates, animals, destruction, ecosystems, environment, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 112 days ago - change.org
The Bengal Tiger is one of the world's most beautiful and iconic species. It is also one of the most endangered. In India, fewer than 1,500 of these great cats exist in the wild,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: Anazon, biodiversity, resources, medicine, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, protection, humans, nature, government, world, wildlife, water, trees )

Cal
- 842 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign this petition to say that you're ready to save our rainforests! Please help protect the biodiversity and peoples who support these vital :lungs of the Earth: and their abundant resources from deforestation and corporate greed.
Loss of Species Large and Small Threatens Human Health, Study Finds
Environment  (tags: Species, animals, biodiversity, human health, mammals )

Anna
- 1456 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The loss of biodiversity -- from beneficial bacteria to charismatic mammals -- threatens human health. That's the conclusion of a study published this week in the journal Nature by scientists who study biodiversity and infectious diseases.
30% of Borneo's Rainforests Destroyed Since 1973
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitat destruction, wildlife, trees, humans, habitat loss, biodiversity, destruction, forests )

Cal
- 133 days ago - news.mongabay.com
More than 30 percent of Borneo's rainforests have been destroyed over the past forty years due to fires, industrial logging, and the spread of plantations, finds a new study
Sacrificing Wildlife for Big Coal in Appalachia
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, mining projects, destruction, ecosystems, environment, animals, wildlife, pollution, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 24 days ago - takepart.com
Mountaintop removal is destroying one of the world's hot spots for salamander biodiversity.
Tell EU: Take Action on Biodiversity Now ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, biodiversity, EU, water, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 1641 days ago - change.org
Sign this petition to help the European Rivers Network and European Environmental Bureau to tell politicians that it's time to take action.
Protect the Coral Sea ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, biodiversity )

Cher
- 1070 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Coral Sea is located off the Eastern coast of Australia known as Queensland and includes the Great Barrier Reef. Currentlty the largest UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Coral Sea is one of the regions with the greatest biodiversity in the world.
TAKE ACTION NOW! 500-Year-Old Forest Must Not Be Destroyed for 3-Day Ski Competitions in Winter Olympics
Environment  (tags: world, protection, forests, ecosystems, Olympics, biodiversity, deforestation, abuse, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 45 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
In South Korea, a forest more than 500 years old is being destroyed because of alpine ski competitions in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, which will last only three days
The Nature Conservancy
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, Biodiversity, Rainforests, Sustainability )

Ben
- 1754 days ago - nature.org
The Nature Conservancy -- the leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. oWe've protected more than 119 million acres of land and 5,000 miles of rivers worldwide...
Wildlife in the Tropics Plummets By Over 60 Percent
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, animals, habitat loss, animal welfare, biodiversity, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, protection, conservation, destruction )

Cal
- 926 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In 48 years wildlife populations in the tropics, the region that holds the bulk of the world's biodiversity, have fallen by an alarming 61 percent, according to the most recent update to the Living Planet Index.
A Journey to the Heart of Ecuador's Yasuni
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, protection, biodiversity, nature, humans, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 622 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Few places on earth harbor as much biodiversity as the Yasuni Biosphere Reserve, a 6,500-square-mile territory in eastern Ecuador where the Amazon basin ascends into the Andes Mountains
Downturn in Shade-Grown Coffee Putting Forests, Wildlife, People at Risk
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, deforestation, shade grown coffee, biodiversity, biodiversity destruction, world, wildlife, protection, healthconditions, politics )

Cal
- 138 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Shade coffee systems also play a role in preserving connectivity within forests, especially fragmented areas. Providing corridors for animals such as migratory birds and pollinators (e.g., butterflies) is crucial for a healthy, functioning ecosystem.
El Salvador Restores Biodiversity in the Face of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, biodiversity )

Cal
- 22 days ago - ipsnews.net
Despite the natural beauty of the area, the mangroves run the risk of drying up along some stretches, because the siltation impedes the necessary irrigation with salt water.
   

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