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Neil Young Blasts Canada's Leaders, Big Oil for 'Killing' First Nations
Environment  (tags: tar sands, Neil oung, First Nations, development, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 683 days ago -
"The blood of these people are on modern Canada's hands," said the veteran rocker, who will perform benefit concerts to mount a legal challenge against Alberta's tar sands development.
Over 100 Scientists Warn Ecuadorian Congress Against Oil Development in Yasuni
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, government, development, ethics, politics, world, society, news, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 785 days ago -
Over 100 scientists have issued a statement to the Ecuadorian Congress warning that proposed oil development and accompanying roads in Yasuni National Park will degrade its "extraordinary biodiversity."
Loose Laws Threaten Australia's Wildlife
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, development, world, nature, humans )

- 809 days ago -
Throughout the country, the national parks and reserves that protect these unique animals and ecosystems have come under increasing threat. New rules and relaxed regulations, which bolster immediate economic growth, are putting pressure on Australia's
Should Norway Trade Fjords for Oil?
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, development, oil drilling, Norway, world, protection, nature, destruction, conservation, wildlife, pollution )

- 809 days ago -
Potential riches offshore have turned this tranquil archipelago into a battleground for the future of Norway's oil wealth.
NEW ZEALAND: Allison Jones: Estuarine Marinas a Ticking Slime Bomb
Environment  (tags: habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, New Zealand, development, nature, destruction, ecosystems, world )

- 826 days ago -
As developers gear up to sell berths at the controversial Sandspit marina new research casts fresh doubt on the wisdom of building marinas in heavily-silting estuaries.
VIETNAM: Phu Quoc Island: Trouble in Paradise
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, government, development, ethics, politics, world, society, news, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 882 days ago -
Local communities rely heavily on the ocean to provide food, but it is becoming increasingly polluted.
Biofuel Project in Kenya Ignites Land, Environmental Disputes
Environment  (tags: energy, biofuel, native rights, Afrian land grab, displacement, development, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, humans, green, world, politics, pollution )

- 884 days ago -
Foreign firms seeking land in Africa for biofuel crops run into opposition from communities and environmental activists despite promising jobs and development.
Diamond Mining Could Push Angola's Antelope to Extinction
Environment  (tags: wildlife, protection, humans, development, overdevelopment, antelope, ecosystems, environment, destruction, animals, nature, politics, world )

- 890 days ago -
Environmental campaigners are urging the Angolan government to halt plans to mine diamonds inside a national reserve that is home to the world's last wild population of a rare antelope, the Giant Sable.
An Economic Boom in Turkey Takes a Toll on Marine Life
Environment  (tags: world, politics, development, economy, class warfare, environment, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, politics, world )

- 891 days ago -
The development-at-any-cost policies of Turkish Prime Minister Recip Tayyip Erdogan -- a key factor behind the protests and clashes in Istanbul's Taksim Square -- are also playing a role in the steady decline of the nation's porpoises, dolphins, and other
San Antonio Sprawl Threatens Famed Bat Cave
Environment  (tags: world, environment, destruction, development, green, government, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 897 days ago -
A San Antonio developer plans to build a nearly 4,000-home subdivision adjacent to a protected reserve that's the seasonal residence of the world's largest bat colony.
In Landmark Ruling, Indonesia's Indigenous People Win Right to Millions of Hectares of Forest
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, development, destruction of naturnative rights, indigenous peoples rights, politics, Idle No More Movement, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, humanrights, politics, ethics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, news, world, protection, nature )

- 922 days ago -
In a landmark ruling, Indonesia's Constitutional Court has invalidated the Indonesian government's claim to millions of hectares of forest land, potentially giving indigenous and local communities the right to manage their customary forests
Disputed Hydro-Dam Sees Another Death in Panama
Environment  (tags: world, environment, destruction, development, green, government, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 964 days ago -
Robin Llewellyn reports on the ongoing violence surrounding the protests against the construction of the UN-condemned Barro Blanco Dam.
75% of African Lion Habitat Gone
Environment  (tags: Africa, animals, destruction, development, habitat, humans, lions, National Geographic Society, \ )

- 1076 days ago -
Rampant human development has devastated the western African lion habitat, reports the New York-based Panthera's Lion Program Survey. Less than 500 of these big cats are alive. Logged by Sunstroke author David Kagan in Doomwatch Legacy.
Development Halted in Crucial Wildlife Corridor in Malaysia
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, environment, wildlife, development, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, nature )

- 1114 days ago -
Kenyir Wildlife Corridor in northeast Malaysia is teeming with wildlife: elephants, gibbons, tigers, tapirs, and even black panthers (melanistic leopards) have been recorded in the 60 kilometer (37 mile) stretch of forest.
UK: A Third Runway at Heathrow Would Be An Off-the-Scale Betrayal
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, development, airport expansion, nature, protection, world, pollution, green, government, politics )

- 1167 days ago -
David Cameron will pay a high price if he opts for the unfair and unpopular non-solution that Heathrow expansion represents

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