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TAKE ACTION NOW! Raise Your Voice in Support of National Parks
Environment  (tags: national parks, funding, development, conservation, environment, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 13 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Our national parks are truly a treasure. But today they face many challenges, ranging from encroaching development to climate change to years of underfunding.
Exim Bank of India - Stop Support for the Rampal Coal Power Plant!
Environment  (tags: mangroves, wildlife, pollution, protection, development, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 52 days ago - theecologist.org
The Rampal coal power plant in Bangladesh, near the world's greatest mangrove forest, is a deeply misconceived project that must be abandoned
Sea Level Rise Is Projected to Displace 13 Million in the United States By 2100
Environment  (tags: rising sea levels, climate-change, development, safety, planning, environment, ecosystems, destruction, world, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 130 days ago - globalpost.com
The number of people who could be displaced in US coastal regions due to rising sea levels this century as a result of climate change is much higher than previously thought, with more than 13 million Americans at risk with a 6-foot rise including 6 milli
AUSTRALIA: Melbourne's Western Grasslands: Going, Going...
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, development, politics, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, protection, pollution, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 155 days ago - greenleft.org.au
Although about 99% of Victoria's volcanic plains grasslands have been destroyed by development, some outstanding remnants of this unique ecosystem persist, especially on the western fringes of Melbourne
Green Power or Green Countryside? Iceland's Energetic Debate
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Iceland, development, ecosystems, energy, world )

Cal
- 202 days ago - csmonitor.com
Plans to expand Iceland's energy production are running into opposition from those who say the new power sources, though renewable, would mar the country's beauty.
The Koala in the Coal Mine
Environment  (tags: animals, world, wildlife, protection, development, mining interests, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 235 days ago - takepart.com
Australian farmers are fighting to stop an enormous coal mine from destroying their way of life and the habitat of an iconic animal that is disappearing as the climate grows hotter.
Superhighway Construction Surges Forward in Nigeria
Environment  (tags: wildlife, world, development, africa, environment, destruction, animals, ecosystems, endangered, protection, humans )

Cal
- 248 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Critics say the controversial project will destroy sensitive habitat in a nearby national park.
Property Developers Want to Ruin Virginia Woolf's Famous Lighthouse
Environment  (tags: preservation, development, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, politics )

Cal
- 254 days ago - vice.com
The lighthouse that inspired Virginia Woolf's classic modernist novel To the Lighthouse may soon disappear from view, if developers have their way.
TAKE ACTION NOW! NEW YORK: Leave Nyack's Waterfront Zoning Alone
Environment  (tags: preservation, development, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, politics, green, government )

Cal
- 257 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Preserving the local character of our local towns should take precedence over constant pressures to develop every last inch of property. The current zoning, the result of Nyack's previous experiences with waterfront development, should be kept intact to
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Threatened Bird From Shellfish Industry Expansion
Environment  (tags: animals, healthconditions, protection, development )

Cal
- 295 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect a threatened seabirdâEUR(TM)s habitat and food supply from new commercial oyster farms.
AUSTRALIA: Larrakia People Divided Over Development Plan for Indigenous Land in Darwin
Environment  (tags: politics, world, development, indigenous rights, aboriginal rights, environment, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 305 days ago - abc.net.au
Darwin's Larrakia people are deeply divided over plans to develop the first piece of urban land ever returned to an Indigenous community.
Indigenous Rama Among 15,000 Protesting Nicaragua Canal
Environment  (tags: activism, development, indigneous rights, environment, destruction, world, ecosystems, politics, green )

Cal
- 320 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
As the machinery moves forward and begins carving a trough bisecting Nicaragua for a controversial canal, the indigenous Rama have been joined in their opposition by legions of others against the project.
Tar Sands in Utah? Oil Industry Comes Knocking at Uintah and Ouray Reservation
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, tar sands, development, energyindustry, indigenous rights, wildlife, conservation, animals )

Cal
- 327 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
As scientific researchers continue to press for a reduction in oil sands development across North America, tribes such as the Uinta Ouray Ute Tribe could face hard decisions as oil sands development comes knocking.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Oppose Proposal for Lengthy and Invasive Gas Pipeline
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, DEVELOPMENT, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 337 days ago - forcechange.com
Known as the Mountain Valley Pipeline, this line will run from northwestern West Virginia to southern Virginia through the coveted Appalachian Mountains. Many locals are concerned for their land, the Greenbrier River, and the lovely, hilly terrain.
 

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