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Oppose the Roadless Rule Rider and the Tongass Rider. ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection, trees )

- 35 days ago -
Any day now, Congress could take up two poison pill budget riders that would destroy roadless areas in AlaskaâEUR(TM)s national forests including the Tongass, which contains some of the largest remaining stands of intact temperate rainforest in the world
Keep Crater Lake Wild ! PLEAS SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction, conservation, forests, water )

- 36 days ago -
The Crater Lake region includes thousands of acres of wildlife-rich old-growth forests, towering peaks and the headwaters of the Rogue and Umpqua Rivers. Despite these extraordinary features, the park and its adjacent lands have never been fully
Keep Crater Lake Wild Forever
Environment  (tags: wilderness, forests, wildlife, national treasures, petitions )

- 41 days ago -
Protect the Wilderness at Crater Lake National Park!
Environment  (tags: wilderness, forests, wetlands, petitions )

- 45 days ago -
Southern wetland forests are an incredibly valuable national treasure. However, these precious places are highly vulnerable - 80% have been lost and only a fraction of what remains is protected.
Don't Let Trump Dismantle Our National Monuments ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, nature, trees, forests )

- 47 days ago -
President Trump recently removed protections for more than two million acres of public lands in the American West. This unprecedented assault amounts to the largest-ever elimination of protected areas in U.S. history, and he likely won't stop there.
No Highway Through the Gorilla Forest ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, gorillas, protection, wildlife )

- 48 days ago -
Of all four gorilla subspecies, the Cross River Gorilla is the rarest: less than 250 animals still exist! They live in the border area between Nigeria and Cameroon - and the biggest threats to their survival are deforestation, road construction
Stop Highway 413 ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, Canada, farmland, forests, Greenbelt )

- 48 days ago -
OntarioâEUR(TM)s Greenbelt aims to protect farmland and forests. But the proposed Highway 413 (also called the GTA West) would cut through the Greenbelt and pave thousands of acres of Class 1 and Class 2 farmland âEUR" among the best farmland in Canada.
Save the Sundarbans ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, forests, protection, destruction, trees, wildlife, humans )

- 51 days ago -
Whole islands are vanishing in an ecologically sensitive corner of the world in India and Bangladesh. The Sundarbans, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is home to one of the worldâEUR(TM)s largest mangrove forests.
Protect the Woodland Caribou's Habitat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, forests, destruction )

- 54 days ago -
The Woodland Caribou's habitat is in boreal forests all throughout Canada. But they're an endangered species; there's a population in Canada that's threatened, one with special concern, two populations officially endangered, and another two that have no s
Act Now to Defend Flathead National Forest's Future for Wildlife ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, forests, protection, wildlife )

- 55 days ago -
The Forest Service is in the process of revising the FlatheadâEUR(TM)s forest plan to guide where and how much of the Forest will be safe for our wildlife. Unfortunately, in its draft plan the Forest Service prioritizes motorized use over protecting the rugged
Help Protect Ontario's North From Mining Threats ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, destruction, Ontario, Canada, forests, ecosystems )

- 57 days ago -
OntarioâEUR(TM)s Far North is part of one of the largest, intact ecosystems areas left on earth, with rich wetlands and clean flowing rivers that support continentally important populations of wildlife, including threatened woodland caribou and healthy
Support End to Logging in Algonquin Park ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, forests, Canada, destruction )

- 57 days ago -
It may seem hard to believe, but due to logging there are more roads in Algonquin Park than Metro Toronto! ItâEUR(TM)s time Ontario respected the latest science and recognized that logging is incompatible with a protected area.
Help Defend Old-Growth Forests From Trump's Congress ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection, old growth )

- 58 days ago -
This is a horrible bill that would have tremendous implications for the Pacific Northwest, and Congressional allies for our forests are few and far between. Please take a second to support our old-growth forests and urge your Representatives to vote NO
Boreas Needs Your Voice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, habitat, forests )

- 64 days ago -
Despite overwhelming public support for a full Wilderness classification of the Boreas Ponds tract, the Adirondack Park Agency has been dragging their feet on the classification, and by all accounts this is due to a proposal from the GovernorâEUR(TM)s office
Save Water for People, Birds, and Wildlife ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 64 days ago -
Bird habitats along Western rivers, wetlands, and lakes are in trouble. Rivers are drying out and birds are losing the places they need to survive. Dams, diversions, demands for water, and multi-year drought have devastated cottonwood-willow forests

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