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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, CONSUMERS, world, wildlife, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, forests )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
The continued overseas demand for agricultural commodities like palm oil, beef, soy and wood products has contributed to the rapid deforestation of tropical climates
Ecuador: Trashing a Cloud Forest for Copper ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, forests, protection, habitat, wildlife )

Cher
- 6 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Codelco, a company owned by the Chilean state, wants to mine for copper in Ecuador's rainforest - bad news for nature, biodiversity and water resources. We can't let this happen. Please lend your voice to our petition.
Demand Limits on Carbon Pollution ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, pollution, protection )

Cher
- 7 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Environmental Protection Agency is working to limit carbon pollution from existing power plants. Tell the EPA you support these first-ever limits on carbon pollution!
OP-ED: Nuclear Power - Insanity at Taxpayers' and Consumers' Expense
Environment  (tags: energy, nuclear power, alternative enrgy, boondoggle, politics, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, world, radia-active )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - theecologist.org
Nuclear power exists for one reason only, writes Ralph Nader - government support. Without the taxpayer subsidies, accident liability waivers and exploited consumers, nuclear power wouldn't exist
This Hawaiian Island Is So Polluted With Plastic That It Might Become a Superfund Site
Environment  (tags: pollution, ecosystems, environment, plastic pollution, Hawaii, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, politics, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 19 hours ago - takepart.com
Ocean plastic and toxic waste left behind by the military threaten sea turtles, seals, and other marine life.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Monsanto Vs. Monarchs - Millions of Butterflies Disappearing
Environment  (tags: monarchs, Monsanto, pesticides, endangered, pollution, world, wildlife, nature, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection, endangered )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Monsanto's GE crops are driving the iconic butterfly to extinction. Please visit Rainforest-Rescue.org and sign the petition. We need to work together to stop Monsanto.
MAKE FRACKING COMPANIES COME CLEAN ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 1 day ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell the EPA to put people before polluters and require companies to fully disclose all the chemicals used during fracking and the true dangers they pose.
Help Protect Birds From Looming Climate Crisis ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, animals, wildlife, protection, climate )

Cher
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Submit comments to EPA today in support of this critical rule to reduce dangerous carbon pollution
Save the Grand Canyon's Sacred Falls and Springs ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction )

Cher
- 1 day ago - org.salsalabs.com
Take action below -- urge the Service to say no to this destructive project and support the continued preservation of the Grand Canyon watershed.
'Vanishing World' Explores the Realities of Climate Refugees
Environment  (tags: climate refugees, world, ecosystems, destruction, environment, climate-change, climate, climatechange, nature )

Cal
- 2 days ago - ecowatch.com
Marianne Hougen-Moraga from Denmark explores in her short film Vanishing World--part of the Action4Climate video competition--how people from the remote Alaskan village of Newtok are directly affected by climate change
Illegal Tropical Deforestation Driven Globally By "Agro-Conversion"
Environment  (tags: defostation, deforestation, world, wildlife, environment, ecosystems, destruction, politics, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Nearly 50 percent of tropical deforestation to make room for commercial agriculture between 2000 and 2012 was done so illegally.
World's Last Remaining Forest Wilderness at Risk
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, wildlife, politics, forests, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, protection, government )

Cal
- 2 days ago - ipsnews.net
- The world's last remaining forest wilderness is rapidly being lost - and much of this is taking place in Canada, not in Brazil or Indonesia where deforestation has so far made the headlines.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Let Mining Companies Take Northern Europe's Last Wilderness!
Environment  (tags: mining companies, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, government, politics, pollution, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, animals )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The international mining industry is threatening vast stretches of wilderness in northern Finland, Sweden and Norway.
Drowned Tropical Forests Add to Climate Change
Environment  (tags: dams, hydroelectric energy, habitatdestruction, greenhouse gases, methane, environment, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change, habitat, humans, protection, water, world )

Cal
- 2 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
New scientific data supports the belief that methane emissions from big hydroelectric dams in the tropics outweigh the benefits that this form of renewable energy provides.
 

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