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SIGN PLEASE! Petition for Deforestation Reform
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, activism, destruction, ecosystems, protection, trees, green, government, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, wildlife, forests )

Cal
- 20 days ago - change.org
Eighth graders created this petition to encourage action on this important issue globally and locally.
Michelin Adopts Zero Deforestation for Rubber Sourcing
Environment  (tags: environment, deforestation, forests, rubber, climate-change, habitatdestruction )

Adeline
- 30 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The move is significant because rubber is a major driver of tropical forest destruction through the conversion of natural forests for plantations.
PETITION SIGN! Hold Big Business to Its Promises: Eliminate Deforestation
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Sustainabililty, ecosystems, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 42 days ago - takepart.com
Did you know that the majority of tropical forests are cut down to make room for the production of just four types of products: palm oil, beef, soy, and wood?
TELL CARD FACTORY TO STOP DESTROYING OUR RAINFORESTS! PETITION-SIGN NOW!
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, environment, destruction, DEFORESTATION, USING SUSTAINABLE SOURCES, ecosystems, forests )

Cal
- 48 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
LiveScience recently did tests on the materials used to make cards by Paperchase and Card Factory among others. Only one, Paperchase, could verify the use of sustainable wood fibres being used.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise the Protection of Vulnerable Indigenous Tribe
Environment  (tags: deforestation, indigenous rights, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, politics, protection, habitat )

Cal
- 60 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise BrazilâEUR(TM)s decision to protect the territory of an isolated tribe threatened by loggers.
Proposed Amazon Dam Attracts Illegal Loggers, Threatens Local Farmers
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, deforestation, greed, Amazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 65 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Dam construction in remote parts of the Amazon is historically proceeded by increased lawlessness as illegal loggers and squatters flock to the project site to cut timber and make land grabs from longtime farmers and other settlers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Palm Oil Fuelled Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, forests, humans, protection, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 123 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Over one quarter of Indonesia's forests have disappeared in the past 25 years. One of the main drivers of this devastation is the unsustainable production of palm oil.
SIGN PLEASE! Stand With Amazonian Women Against Deforestation and Cultural Genocide!
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, deforestation, Amazon, politics, energy companies, acitivism, cultural genocide, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 138 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Hundreds of indigenous women from the Ecuadorian Amazon are marching to protect nearly a million acres of their rainforest territory from an oil deal that Ecuador recently signed with Chinese state-owned oil company Andes Petroleum.
Australia: Deforestation Ramps Up in Queensland
Environment  (tags: deforestation, agriculture, environment, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, forests, wildlife, world, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 140 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Queensland is home to lush tropical forests, unique wildlife, and rivers that feed into the largest reef system in the world. Researchers write that QueenslandâEUR(TM)s wilderness is under increasing strain, with data showing a big ramp-up in deforestation
SIGN THIS PETITION! FORESTS NOT FIRES! END DEFORESTATION
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, WORLD, environment, destruction, ecosystems, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife )

Cal
- 140 days ago - act.greenpeace.org
Over one quarter of Indonesia's forests have disappeared in the past 25 years. This needless destruction drives the conditions that fuel immense forest fires.
SIGN PLEASE! Stop the Deforestation of the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Brazil, Amazon, indigenous rights, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics )

Cal
- 157 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Some estimates even say that we are losing 137 plant species every single day due to deforestation, species that could potentially be the cure for many of the terrible diseases we are unfortunately forced to confront.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Our Planet By Putting An End to Unsustainable Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil, deforestation, wildlife, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, humans )

Cal
- 167 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Palm oil, a product that's in half of the world's food, may be causing the destruction of our planet.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sumatra's Rainforests!
Environment  (tags: rainforests, deforestation, world, activism, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, politics, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

Cal
- 168 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Right now, weâEUR(TM)re desperately trying to stop a government plan that would allow devastating logging of our forest for mining and palm oil plantations -- and we need your help to stop them!
Man Arrested as Activists Protest Against Logging at Lapoinya in Tasmania's North-West
Environment  (tags: deforestation, activism, activismenvironment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, wildlife, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, world )

Cal
- 186 days ago - abc.net.au
A man has been arrested during a protest against the clear felling of a Forestry Tasmania coupe at Lapoinya in the state's north-west.
 

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