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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, CONSUMERS, world, wildlife, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, forests )

Cal
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
The continued overseas demand for agricultural commodities like palm oil, beef, soy and wood products has contributed to the rapid deforestation of tropical climates
Illegal Tropical Deforestation Driven Globally By "Agro-Conversion"
Environment  (tags: defostation, deforestation, world, wildlife, environment, ecosystems, destruction, politics, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 5 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Nearly 50 percent of tropical deforestation to make room for commercial agriculture between 2000 and 2012 was done so illegally.
World's Last Remaining Forest Wilderness at Risk
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, wildlife, politics, forests, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, protection, government )

Cal
- 5 days ago - ipsnews.net
- The world's last remaining forest wilderness is rapidly being lost - and much of this is taking place in Canada, not in Brazil or Indonesia where deforestation has so far made the headlines.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Forests and Wildlife of Tasmania From the Chainsaws of Logging Companies
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, protection, ecosystems, greedy logging companies, govenrement, green )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
More than 400,000 hectares of protected native forest in Tasmania is to be opened-up for logging after the Tasmanian government repealed the state's forestry peace deal, which ended a 30-year battle between environmentalists and loggers.
World's Endangered Forests Need Your Help
Environment  (tags: activism, forests, deforestation, wildlife, world, humans, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 9 days ago - ecowatch.com
Out of Fashion" is Rainforest Action Network's (RAN) latest major effort to preserve the world's endangered forests and we need your help to win.
Canada, Russia, Brazil Lead World in Old-Growth Forest Loss \
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, forests, trees, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, Sustainabililty, water, conservation )

Cal
- 11 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Every day, the world loses about 50,000 hectares of forest to agricultural clearing, road development, and other human activities, constricting true wilderness into smaller and smaller areas
Mining Threatens to Eat Up Northern Europe's Last Wilderness
Environment  (tags: deforestation, mining interests, europe, pollution, protection, wildlife, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, politics, government )

Cal
- 14 days ago - theguardian.com
Vast network of rivers, lakes and mountains in Finland, Sweden and Norway at risk from being exploited for rare earth and other minerals
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Endangered Birds From Deforestation - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: birds, deforestation, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, pollution, trees, water, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 16 days ago - forcechange.com
Prevent loggers from endangering local wildlife by removing more trees from the heavily burned Stanislaus National Forest
More Trouble With Tar Sands: Oil Extraction Leading to Big Forest Loss in Alberta
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, tar sands, deforestation, boreal forests, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, pollution, nature, humans, government, energy )

Cal
- 18 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Bitumen extraction itself is land, energy and water intensive. Extracting useful petroleum products from these deposits requires a huge amount of energy input and processing relative to other energy sources, including other oil sources
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Corporations From Illegally Destroying a National Park in Borneo- ForceChange
Environment  (tags: corporate abuse, mininginterests, greed, deforestation, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, animals, nature, humans, government )

Cal
- 19 days ago - forcechange.com
Although the Indonesian government has chosen to impose a temporary moratorium on the deforestation of their country's rainforests, corporations continue to illegally raze the ground at Borneo's Tanjung Puting National Park. A palm oil company is tearing
Authorities Stop 'Greatest Destroyers of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest'
Environment  (tags: deforestation, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, world, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 19 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A criminal organization involved in the illicit deforestation of large portions of Brazil's forests has been stopped.
Can It Be Stopped? Ghana's Forests 'Could Completely Disappear in Less Than 25 Years'
Environment  (tags: deforestation, deforestationhabitat, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, nature, trees, animals, conservation, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 23 days ago - news.mongabay.com
At its current rate of forest loss, a study estimates that Ghana could be devoid of major forest cover in less than a quarter-century.
AUSTRALIA: Baird Government Sacrifices Wombats in Quest for Woodchips
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, deforestationhabitat, pollution, wildlife, animals, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, environment, government, protection, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 23 days ago - independentaustralia.net
Glenbog forest is being logged, seemingly with little or no care being paid to the noble womba
Tell McDonald's to Go Deforestation-Free - Via Union of Concerned Scientists
Environment  (tags: Environment, Palm Oil, Deforestation, Rainforests, Trees, Habitat destruction, CO2 emissions, Endangered Species, Sutainability, Big Business, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 24 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Tell McDonald's, the largest fast food company in the world, to use Deforestation-Free, sustainable palm oil for the sake of our atmosphere, tropical forests and endangered species, instead of plantations destroying forest and habitat releasing carbon.
Running to Reforest: Communities, NGOs Work to Save Ugandan Reserve in the Midst of Massive Deforestation
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, nature, politics, trees )

Cal
- 26 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Bugoma Forest Reserve (circled) is bordered by intense deforestation. Between 2001-2013, some areas immediately surrounding the reserve lost upwards of 50 percent of their forest cover, according to data from Global Forest Watch
 

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