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TAKE ACTION NOW! Say No to New Toxic Pesticides From Dow--Help Me Save the Monarch Butterfly
Environment  (tags: GMOs, Dow Chemical, toxic chemicals for monarch butterflies, endangered, pollutants, corporate greed, environmental destruction, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, animals, healthconditions )

Cal
- 12 days ago - credomobilize.com
The effect of Roundup from Monsanto on the monarch butterfly population has been devastating.Now Dow Chemical wants to start selling an even more toxic herbicide and GMO corn combination that will be more devastating to this important species
A DANGEROUS EXPORT: Fracking Goes Global
Environment  (tags: corporate greed, oil industry, fracking, frack is whack, healthconditions, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, pollution, world, radia-active, nature, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, wildlife )

Cal
- 31 days ago - ecowatch.com
While families across the U.S. continue suffering from the effects of the country's fracking boom, the practice is expanding to other nations.
BP Seeks Return Of Oil Spill Claim 'Overpayments'
Environment  (tags: BP deepwater Horizon damages, law, alleged overpayments responsibility, corporate greed, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 32 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
BP wants a federal judge to order restitution -- plus interest -- of what it says are hundreds of millions of dollars in overpayments to some businesses that claimed losses due to the 2010 Gulf oil spill.
Logger Continues to Destroy Indonesian Rainforest Despite Green Promises
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, corporate greed, abuse, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, pollution, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, forests, politics, nature, oceans )

Cal
- 56 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Indonesian logging giant Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) is continuing to destroy endangered rainforests on Sumatra despite a high profile commitment to clean up its operations
TAKE ACTION NOW! Decry Decision to Drill for Oil in Pristine Rainforest - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, protection, corporate greed, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, wildlife, destruction, conservation, nature, humans, healthconditions )

Cal
- 62 days ago - forcechange.com
The President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, has officially begun to issue drilling permits for an untouched portion of the Amazon Rainforest, opening the pristine corner of the world for exploitation.
Reindeer Herders Take on Russian Oil-Giant as Tribal Rights in Siberia Weakened
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, environment, corporate greed, indigenous peoples rights, ecosystems, pollution, energy )

Cal
- 69 days ago - survivalinternational.org
The reindeer-herding Komi-Izhemtsi people in western Siberia have rejected the takeover of their land for oil exploration and drilling by Russian oil-giant LUKOIL. They are demanding that the company suspends oil exploration, production and transport in t
ACTIVISM: Conflict With Local Communities Hits Mining and Oil Companies Where It Hurts
Environment  (tags: activism, indigenous rights, corporate greed, mining interests, energy companies, costs of activism, local pwoer vs. corporate power, protection, ecosystems, environment, conservation, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics )

Cal
- 74 days ago - ipsnews.net
Conflicts with local communities over mining, oil and gas development are costing companies billions of dollars a year. One corporation alone reported a six billion dollar cost over a two-year period according to the first-ever peer-reviewed study on the
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Oil Exploration End in Congo's Gorilla Rich Virunga National Park
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, CORPORATE GREED, energy companies, ecosystems, wildlife, world, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 135 days ago - ecoearth.info
Virunga is Africa's oldest national park and an UNESCO World Heritage site; and is home to a large population of wild gorillas, many other important wildlife species, primary rainforest ecosystems
Peatlands Biosphere Reserve Facing Severe Encroachment in Sumatra
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Sumatra, oil palm plantations, corporate greed, corporate greedhabitatdestruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 144 days ago - news.mongabay.com
An important reserve that contains a block of fast-dwindling lowland swamp forest in Riau Province is facing an onslaught of encroachment for illegal oil palm plantations
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell LG Electronics---Help Protect the Palisades!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, overdevelopment, corporate greed, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, water, protection, nature, green )

Cal
- 144 days ago - change.org
The Palisades is a scenic wonder, all the more so because it is directly across the Hudson River from New York City. Now LG Electronics plans to build an office tower that will break through the treeline and spoil views of the Palisades forever.
Breaking: 9 Arrested After Death-Defying Protest of P&G's Use of Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: activism, palm oil, corporate greed, deforestation, protection, wildlife, pollution, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, politics )

Cal
- 148 days ago - ecowatch.com
In James Bond style, nine Greenpeace activists were arrested Tuesday after they rappelled down Cincinnati's Procter & Gamble (P&G) skyscraper and hung two large posters protesting P&G's use of palm oil in its Head & Shoulders products.
TAKE ACTION NOW! No Uranium Mining in the Black Hills
Environment  (tags: pollution, MNING INTERESTS, CORPORATE GREED, indigenous rights, Native rights, PROFITS, profits over people, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 148 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Powertech - a foreign company - is moving ahead with plans to open a uranium mine in the southern Black Hills. If their permits are granted, the mine will use up vast amounts of groundwater, pollute important aquifers, and likely spread toxic, radioactive
Peru: Amazon Tribes Sacrificed to Gas Project
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, corporate greed, Amazon, protection, healthconditions, humans, world, environment, ecosystems, destruction, green )

Cal
- 182 days ago - theecologist.org
Peru has approved the highly controversial expansion of the Camisea gas project onto the land of isolated Amazon tribes - who will be put at risk of a massive death toll or extinction from introduced diseases.
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDIA: Save the Forests of Mahan From Corporate Greed
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, corporate greed, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection, forests, world, conservation )

Cal
- 183 days ago - junglistan.org
Essar wants to destroy the forests of Mahan in Madhya Pradesh for corporate gains with new coal projects. This will also endanger its wildlife and displace local communities.
 

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