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New Protected Areas Keep Madagascar's Conservation Vision On Track
Environment  (tags: conservation, protection, environment, habitat, ecosystems, nature, wildlife, animals )

- 1913 days ago -
The government of Madagascar has scored a significant victory for conservation by bringing one million hectares (more than 3,800 square miles) of wild landscapes and seascapes under national protection.
Mexico Looks Beyond Oil and Toward the Wind
Environment  (tags: Renewable energy, Sustainability, CO2emissions, climate-change, pollution, ecosystems, globalwarming )

- 1915 days ago -
Mexico inaugurated one of the world's largest wind farm projects on Thursday as the nation looks for alternative energy, in part to compensate for falling oil production. Mexico is trying to exploit its rich wind and solar potential after relying...
Tibet Shepherds Live on Climate Frontier
Environment  (tags: climatechange, environment, ecosystems, world, trees )

- 1915 days ago -
CLIMATE CHANGE-The streams distinguish the landscape, including a string of oasis towns along the Old Silk Road, from the abutting Gobi Desert. Today, the desert is expanding.
Groups Defend South Florida Water Supplies, Challenge Mining Permit
Environment  (tags: habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, protection, environment )

- 1915 days ago -
Earthjustice has filed suit against Florida's Department of Environmental Protection to block approval for a giant mine in the Everglades that could pollute South Florida's drinking water aquifers with pesticides, arsenic, mercury, salt, and excess nutri
Drought, Heat Killing Trees in Western N.America
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, trees, globalwarming, climate-change, climate )

- 1915 days ago -
Trees in the western United States and Canada are dying twice as quickly as they did just 30 years ago, with rising average temperatures almost certainly to blame, researchers reported
President 'Has Four Years to Save Earth'
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, environment, ecosystems, energy )

- 1916 days ago -
That is the stark assessment of Nasa scientist and leading climate expert Jim Hansen who last week warned only urgent action by the new president could halt the devastating that now threatens Earth. Crucially, that action will have to be taken...
PETITION: "Save the Arctic's Marine Ecosystems"
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, animals, endangered, climate-change, globalwarming, environment, wildlife, humans, destruction, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction )

- 1916 days ago -
The rapid reduction in the northern sea ice will not only bring enormous change to the Arctic marine ecosystem, retreating sea ice will also create vast new territory for unprecedented oil and gas drilling and industrial shipping and fishing.
PLZ TAKE ACTION; Stop Massive Military Expansion in the California Desert
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, military expansion, california desert, conservation, wildlife, humans, environment, ecosystems, protection, nature )

- 1918 days ago -
Please write to the Navy today and tell it not to expand into fragile desert lands that are key to the survival of rare and endangered desert tortoises and bighorn sheep. The Department of the Navy is proposing to expand its largest base -- the 595,000-
Protect the Arctic From Industrial Fishing - Send E-Mail Now
Environment  (tags: take action, activism, protection, ecosystems, conservation, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, endangered, destruction, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, habitat, suffering, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, world )

- 1921 days ago -
As you know, Arctic habitats are gravely threatened by climate change. And due to sea ice loss, new waters are opening for potential passage by ships. But we mustn't allow further degradation of the Arctic by industrial fishing
Australia's Aborigines to Bear Brunt of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, climatechange, globalwarming, world, climate-change, habitat, greenhousegases )

- 1923 days ago -
Australia's outback Aborigines will be among the worst affected by climate change as soaring temperatures likely cause more disease and spur distress about the changing landscape, a new report shows
Activists Buy Plot to Halt Heathrow Airport Expansion
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, ecosystems, habitat, government, environment, humans, protection, trees )

- 1923 days ago -
A coalition that includes actress Emma Thompson plans to subdivide its acre in the area proposed for a runway. It hopes the move will bog down British government efforts
Is There Global Warming or Isn't There?
Environment  (tags: climate, ClimateChange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitat, pollution, science, Sustainabililty, weather, wildlife, world )

- 1924 days ago -
There's been so much coverage in the news on both sides, from "experts" all over the world. Is there global warming? Now we're hearing about the next "ice age" that's on its way... Is the sky falling? What are we going to do??? Read on...
Conoco Reports Big Oily Water Spill at Alaska Field
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, environment, ecosystems, pollution, habitatdestruction )

- 1924 days ago -
A corroded pipeline ruptured on Christmas Day at ConocoPhillips' Kuparuk oil field in Alaska, causing one of the biggest-ever spills of oil-laced water on the North Slope, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) said
Nasa Climate Expert Makes Personal Appeal to Obama
Environment  (tags: climatechange, environment, ecosystems, globalwarming, politics, world )

- 1925 days ago -
One of the world's top climate scientists has written a personal new year appeal to Barack and Michelle Obama, warning of the "profound disconnect" between public policy on climate change and the magnitude of the problem.
Public Lands Bill: Finally, A Blow for Mother Nature!
Environment  (tags: Public Lands, bushadministration, ethics, government, GoodNews, conservation, environment, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, GoodNews, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection )

- 1926 days ago -
The U.S. Senate finally gave some good news to the community of anglers, hunters, hikers, backpackers, recreational outfitters--anybody who loves the great outdoors--by finally clearing the way to protect 200 million acres of wilderness in nine states.

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