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Save the Home of Critically Endangered Iguanas in Jamaica - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Environment, Jamaica, Endangered Species, Iguanas, Forests, Ecosystem, Coral Reef, Conservation, Protection, Wildlife, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this global petition to the Prime Minister of Jamaica to uphold the national environmental protection laws for mangrove forests, a coral reef and many species including the Iguana and to deny destructive development by notorious China Harbour.
STOP Peanut Butter Company From Destroying Rain Forests *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, trees )

Frans
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Endangered orangutans and tigers continue to suffer at the hand of the palm oil industry. Rampant deforestation, forest fires, and peatland destruction are quickly eliminating the homes of these precious creatures and contributing to climate change....
Roads Through the Rainforest: An Overview of South America's 'Arc of Deforestation
Environment  (tags: deforestation, development, roads, ethics, planning, ecosystems, destruction, environment, forests, conservation, politics, pollution, government, green, wildlife, world, humans, nature, protection )

Cal
- 3 days ago - news.mongabay.com
As the impacts of roads on forest ecosystems become clear, governments and planning agencies reach a moral crossroads.
30% of Borneo's Rainforests Destroyed Since 1973
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitat destruction, wildlife, trees, humans, habitat loss, biodiversity, destruction, forests )

Cal
- 7 days ago - news.mongabay.com
More than 30 percent of Borneo's rainforests have been destroyed over the past forty years due to fires, industrial logging, and the spread of plantations, finds a new study
Green Under Siege: World's Biodiversity Hotspots 85 Percent Impacted
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, forests, deforestation, flora, original forests, biodiversity hot spots, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 9 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The world's 35 biodiversity hotspots--which harbor 75 percent of the planet's endangered land vertebrates--are in more trouble than expected, according to a sobering new analysis of remaining primary vegetation.
Say NO to New Dams on the Upper Green River! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, government, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water )

Frans
- 10 days ago - act.americanrivers.org
As part of Wyoming's new statewide water strategy, Gov. Matt Mead is considering whether to recommend building two large dams near the headwaters of the Green River at the foot of the Wind River Range. The two dams -- one of which would impound 150,000 ...
Next Big Idea in Forest Conservation? Rewards for Reforestation
Environment  (tags: protection, ecosystems, environment, forests, world, humans, nature )

Cal
- 11 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Susie McGuire and Dr. Edward Louis Jr. are the powerhouse team behind the Madagascar Biodiversity Partnership (MBP), an NGO that involves local residents-both human and primate- in reforestation efforts in Madagascar.
DRC Deforestation Escalates Despite Resource Shortages, Protests, Rape, Homicide
Environment  (tags: deforestation, DRC< AFrica, social problems, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, healthconditions, conservation, environment, world, wildlife, water, trees, forests, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 14 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Human communities moving into in formerly forested areas pose major problems to wildlife, as their habitat is destroyed to clear land for agriculture and people bring with them a taste for bushmeat.
We Are Making Ebola Outbreaks Worse By Cutting Down Forests
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, ecosystems, forests, healthconditions, humans, nature, protection, trees, world )

Joanne
- 17 days ago - motherjones.com
When will we ever learn that nothing stands on its own, then all things are interconnected? maybe not until after we extinguish ourselves.
Pope Francis Calls Exploitation Of Nature Sin Of Our Time
Environment  (tags: forests, animals, destruction, habitat )

Nils Ande
- 17 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Francis, who took his name from Francis of Assisi, the 13th century saint seen as the patron of animals and the environment, is writing an encyclical on man's relationship with nature.
Save Sumatran Tigers From Extinction ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, destruction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 18 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect the Sumatran Tiger habitat in the Bukit Tigaphuluh forest from being destroyed by pulp and paper companies
Stop Illegal Logging in Russia to Protect Endangered Tigers ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, destruction, habitat, tigers, protection, Russia )

Cher Away
- 19 days ago - forcechange.com
There are only about 450 Amur tigers alive in the wild at this time. Pine nuts and acorns from the devastated tree population served as these tigers' main source of food. Without these natural resources, the Amur tigers will starve and become extinct.
Save the Bengal Tigers in the Sundarbans ! PLEASE SIGN and SHARE ! !
Environment  (tags: tigers, habitat, endangered, extinction, forests, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 20 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As the mangrove forests of the Sundarbans disappear, so does hope for the endangered Royal Bengal Tiger. Over 500 Bengal tigers live in this region; a good population considering there are less that 3,200 tiger left remaining in the wild.
Protect the San Gabriel Mountains! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, humans, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Frans
- 21 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
In the backyard of the sprawling Los Angeles metropolis lies the beautiful San Gabriel Mountains. This wild area is comprised of 700,000 acres of forests and mountains with several peaks that rise over 9,000 feet. The dramatic mountains, majestic ...
ORGANIZED INSANITY: On a Whim: Equatorial Guinea Building New Capital City in the Middle of the Rainforest
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, deforestation, organized insanity, world, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, forests, water, humans, healthconditions, protection, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 21 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Forests are being cleared at a rapid clip to make room for gleaming new office towers, apartment buildings, houses and highways in AfricaâEUR(TM)s third largest energy producer, where oil and gas revenues have fed the frenzy of construction.
 

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