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This Palm Oil Company Just Bulldozed a Rainforest
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, corporate greed, destruciton, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - grist.org
Astra has cut down 14,000 hectares of forests since 2007 to make way for palm oil plantations. In addition, the report found that Astra is responsible for clearing 27,000 hectares of ultra carbon-rich peatland since 2009
Primary Rainforest Cleared for Massive Palm Oil Plantations in Peru
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, deforestation, animals, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, wildlife, humans, politics, trees )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
Seventy-seven percent of the total deforested area had not been cleared âEUR" in other words, it had been primary forest âEUR" for at least the last 25 years.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Pizza Hut Is Contributing to the Destruction of the Indonesian Rainforest
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Pizza Hut, responsible sourcing, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, animals, world )

Cal
- 4 days ago - action.sumofus.org
A new report shows that one of Pizza Hut's largest international franchisees âEUR" Jardine Matheson -- is responsible for massive destruction of rainforests and endangered elephant habitat.
11 of the World's Most Threatened Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, forests, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment )

Cal
- 7 days ago - worldwildlife.org
WWF report identifies regions at risk for catastrophic deforestation by 2030 and what must be done to save them
Stop Deforestation in Australia!
Environment  (tags: queensland, Australia, bush, deforestation, petition )

Scooby
- 34 days ago - change.org
This is important to me because I do not want to see anymore bush animals' lives' being lost.
Don't Let Your Shampoo and French Fries Destroy Tropical Forests and Displace Orangutans
Environment  (tags: palm oil, deforestation, climate change, petitions, rainforests )

Freya
- 40 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Global fast-food and packaged-goods companies use palm oil to make everything from french fries to cosmetics to shampoo. But palm oil is a major driver of deforestation and global warming.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don'TLet Your Shampoo and French Fries Destroy Tropical Forests and Displace Orangutans
Environment  (tags: consumergoods, palm oil, deforestation, endangered, wildlife, world, animals, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, humans )

Cal
- 42 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Global fast-food and packaged-goods companies use palm oil to make everything from french fries to cosmetics to shampoo. But palm oil is a major driver of deforestation and global warming.
Reforestation Programs May Help Reduce Illegal Logging in Indonesian Borneo
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, forests, wildlife )

Cal
- 58 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Gunung Palung National Park consists of protected primary forest surrounded by oil palm concessions. Still, its protected status hasn't made it immune from deforestation
World's Fragmented Forests Are Deteriorating
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, overdevelopment, deforestation, agriculture encroachiing on forests, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, green )

Cal
- 58 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The world's forests are fragmented and deteriorating, states a new paper published in Science Advances.
Stop Logging Endangered Snow Leopard Habitat in the Hindu Kush ! PLEASE SIGN and SHARE ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, deforestation )

Cher
- 60 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Hindu Kush is a vast mountain range that stretches between central Afghanistan and Northern Pakistan, snow leopards, Siberian ibex, sheep, wolves, foxes, lynx, bears and many other wildlife species of other species.
Study Finds Roads in Southeast Asia May Be Devastating Forests, Wildlife
Environment  (tags: habitat, destruction, animals, wildlife, road infrastructure, deforestation, habitat loss, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 62 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Habitat loss and illegal hunting are leading drivers behind mammal population decline and extinction in the tropical forests of Southeast Asia. But what's driving these drivers? Road infrastructure,
Proposed Law Could Decimate Indonesia's Remaining Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Indonesia, development, local control, indigenous rights, indigenous rights humans, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 68 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A seemingly well-intended law that aims to turn forests over to traditional users could instead lead to large-scale destruction of Indonesia's native ecosystems, warns a prominent conservation biologist.
As Palm Oil Farms Expand, It's A Race To Save Indonesia's Orangutans
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, deforestation, orangutans, endangered, palm oil, Endangered Species, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 71 days ago - npr.org
Environmental groups' publicity about the plight of orangutans has helped to increase public pressure on the palm oil industry to stop destroying forests. But the primates are already endangered, with fewer than 7,000 believed to be surviving in the Sumat
Without Its Rainforest, the Amazon Will Turn to Desert
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Amazon, climate change, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, water, healthconditions, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 80 days ago - theecologist.org
We must save the Amazon before it enters a permanent and irreversible dessication.
Indigenous Communities in Paraguay Threatened By Deforestation Despite Having Land Rights
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, deforestation, forced evictions, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 93 days ago - news.mongabay.com
According to a report by Survival International, the existence of the isolated Ayoreo Totobiegosode people is critically threatened by cattle ranching firms that are destroying their last forest refuge.
 

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