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World Parks Congress Aims High to Protect Ocean Life
Environment  (tags: protection, wildanimals, wildlife, oceans, pollution, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, GoodNews )

Cal
- 1 day ago - pewtrusts.org
The 2014 World Parks Congress in Sydney has concluded by setting a high bar for ocean protection and resolving to secure almost a third of the world's waters in marine sanctuaries by 2030.
Cultivating Climate Justice: Brazilian Workers Leading the Charge Toward Zero Waste
Environment  (tags: acitivsm, activists, zero waste, Brazil, pollution, protection, humans, GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 2 days ago - truth-out.org
The recycling workers of Brazil have long been a powerful force in protecting their communities and the climate. Now they are on the forefront of a nation-wide movement for zero waste.
Man Plants Forest, Becomes Film Star
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, GoodNews, protection, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 7 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Jadav "Molai" Payeng is a 51-year-old man who lives in India's north-eastern state of Assam - Payeng single-handedly transformed a barren sandbar in the middle of India's mighty Brahmaputra River into a self-sustaining forest ecosystem
Greening Houston
Environment  (tags: climate-change, politics, green, GoodNews, government, environment, protection )

Cal
- 10 days ago - onearth.org
The U.S. capital of the oil industry could teach other cities a thing or two about fighting climate change--in a politically inhospitable climate.
Success: Life in Nepal
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, GoodNews, world, protection, habitat, ecosystems )

Cal
- 14 days ago - worldwildlife.org
How a tiny, mountainous country became one of the world's biggest conservation successes for wildlife--and for rural communities with pressing health needs.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Plant An Oak Tree With a Free Click!
Environment  (tags: green, GoodNews, trees, environment, activism )

Cal
- 18 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
http://cannecy.free.fr/iforest/en/ please click this link and help plant Oak trees.
GOOD NEWS! UK: Ancient Woodland Saved From Quarrying
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, government, green, habitat, environment, conservation, ecosystems, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 20 days ago - theecologist.org
Lafarge Tarmac has withdrawn its bid to quarry Hopwas Woods following a huge local and national campaign
Conservationists Propose Dracula Reserve in Ecuador
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, nature, GoodNews, government, world )

Cal
- 27 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The region is regarded by scientists as one of the most biodiverse places in the world, with many unique species that evolved in isolation after the uprising of the Andes separated the region from the Amazon Basin millions of years ago.
New Marine Protected Area Proposed for Myanmar
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, protection, environment, conservation, ecosystems, GoodNews, oceans, wildlife )

Cal
- 27 days ago - fauna-flora.org
The proposed establishment of a new Marine Protected Area (MPA) in the Myeik archipelago has received enthusiastic support by participants in a workshop held recently in Myanmar's Tanintharyi region.
The 7 Solar Wonders Of the World.
Environment  (tags: solar power, solar energy, solar plants, climate-change, energy, environment, GoodNews, green, nature, Sustainabililty, weather, world )

Betsy
- 28 days ago - ecowatch.com
As a visual treat (for the upcoming trick or treat event), may I present the beautiful 7 Solar Wonders of the World. These are all high art and they all make a positive difference for the environment. No amazing spiders, promise. Happy Halloween.
Brazil Declares New Protected Area Larger Than Delaware
Environment  (tags: conservation, government, GoodNews, world, wildlife, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection )

Cal
- 29 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Earlier this week, the Brazilian government announced the declaration of a new federal reserve deep in the Amazon rainforest
Greening the Revolution - Ukrainian Youth Joins Fight for Nature
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, green, GoodNews, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 31 days ago - theecologist.org
When the violent protests at Kiev's Independence Square ended in early spring, there were thousands of tons of smoldering rubble left over from months of fighting on the barricades.
'A Remarkable Conservation Achievement': Ecuador Reserve Expands as Forest Disappears
Environment  (tags: devleopment, logging, deforestation, protection, habitat, environment, ecosystems, GoodNews )

Cal
- 43 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Less than 10 percent of Ecuadorian Chocó forest remains, many endemic species under threat from development, logging
Pew Applauds Obama Administration for Protecting Southern California Wild Lands
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, government, environment, conservation, ecosystems, protection, humans, nature, habitat )

Cal
- 43 days ago - pewtrusts.org
The Pew Charitable Trusts applauded President Barack Obama's decision today to designate the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, which covers about 350,000 acres in the Angeles National Forest north of Los Angeles.
GOOD NEWS! Victory for Greenpeace Campaign as LEGO Dumps Shell Oil
Environment  (tags: goood news, Lego, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, energy, world, pollution, protection, healthconditions, GoodNews )

Cal
- 44 days ago - ecowatch.com
After an intense three-month campaign by Greenpeace that included the most viral video in its history, LEGO announced that it is ending its partnership with Shell Oil Company.
 

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