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Olympic Glory? South Korea Clear-Cuts a Forest to Build Ski Slopes
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Olympics, ecosystems, forests, trees, world, politics )

- 33 days ago -
Environmentalists protest the razing of 500-year-old trees to build facilities for the downhill skiing events at the 2018 Olympics.
Olympic Committee: Stop Ancient Forest Destruction PETITION
Environment  (tags: destruction, forests, ecosystems, environment, olympics, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world )

- 34 days ago -
we call on you to stop the destruction of forest on Mount Gariwang for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, and to protect what remains of this forest that has been a sanctuary for over 500 years.
Last Chance to Save the Ekuri People's Rainforest in Nigeria! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, forests, protection )

- 34 days ago -
Spectacular trees reach for the sky in one of the last rainforests in densely-populated Nigeria. The forest habitat of chimpanzees and forest elephants and home to the indigenous Ekuri is about to be destroyed for a superhighway to nowhere.
Protect the Forests and Their Defenders PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 36 days ago -
If nothing happens, both Cambodia's forests and its activists will be annihilated.
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, protection )

- 37 days ago -
One and one-half acres of rainforest are lost every second... Are we supposed to tell children nothing could be done???
ACTION Demand Global Corporations Eliminate Deforestation From Their Beef
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, INVASIVE AGRICULTURE, BEEF PRODUCTION, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, forests )

- 40 days ago -
Tropical forests, often wild and untouched, are relentlessly being cut and torched in South America primarily to make room for beef production.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Forests and Their Defenders
Environment  (tags: deforestaton, greed, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, government, habitatdestruction, pollution, protection, politics, oceans, trees, forests )

- 50 days ago -
The lungs of the world are being depleted. It's a global crisis, and Cambodia is losing its forests at a faster rate than any other country, with a lot of the logging happening in those areas that have the highest value for plants and wildlife.
Investigate Allegations of Illegal Rainforest Fires By Palm Oil Company PETITION
Environment  (tags: forests, environment, habitat, protection )

- 53 days ago -
Investigate allegations that Korindo Group has engaged in illegal rainforest burning in Indonesia.
Act Now: Thank President Obama for Designating Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection, forests )

- 55 days ago -
Thank you for preserving a beloved piece of Maine's North Woods as a national monument.
Stop a Logging Assault on Canada's Boreal Forest PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 58 days ago -
Canadian logging companies are pushing a plan that could destroy some 3 million acres of pristine wilderness in Quebec's Broadback River valley, one of the largest and last remaining untouched stretches of the boreal forest. This reckless proposal could
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 63 days ago -
a small group of property owners who live out of state are attempting to pressure the USDA Forest Service into denying you access to the land your tax dollars support.
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 65 days ago -
Michigan's DNR is CLEAR CUTTING/DE-FORESTING Thousands of Acres of Public Lands in Upper Michigan in the name of PROFIT. They claim that they need to clear cut harvest the lumber while there is still value. I understand that the spruce bud worm damages
Tell BLM: Keep Special Places on McKenzie Intact PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 69 days ago -
Early this month, the BLM issued decisions on their new management plans for public forests in western Oregon. These new plans are intended to increase logging of our public forests. Both conservation and timber interests have filed lawsuits against
Keep Oil and Gas Drilling Out of Colorado's Sensitive Forests! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, forests )

- 70 days ago -
Tell the BLM to finish the job and protect ALL of our wild roadless forests for future generations.
Take Action: Protect the White River National Forest From Oil and Gas Drilling PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 74 days ago -
The Bureau of Land Management just released its Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) analyzing 65 unlawfully issued leases for oil and gas drilling in the White River National Forest, including leases in the Thompson Divide. The goods news is

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