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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Construction of Mines on Undeveloped Forest Land
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, ethics, miining interests, overdevelopment, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, government, politics )

Cal
- 17 hours ago - forcechange.com
More than 10,000 acres of MichiganâEUR(TM)s state-owned, public forest land may be sold to Graymont Inc., a Canadian mining company, for land and mineral rights
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Fragile Forest Ecosystems From Clear Cutting
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, habitat, government, habitatdestruction, wildlife, nature, trees )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s valuable forests and watersheds from harmful clear cutting.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Secretary Kerry to Protect the Arctic
Environment  (tags: no Arctic drilling, Big Oil, Big Oil Companies, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, world, energy, humans, government )

Cal
- 4 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Tell Secretary Kerry that the Arctic Ocean is one of the best places on Earth to start saying no to Big Oil. Secretary Kerry has the opportunity to unite eight Arctic Circle countries in protecting this unique area from drilling.
Nepal: A Trailblazer in Biodiversity Conservation
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, wildlife, environment, conservation, world, ecosystems, GoodNews, government, green )

Cal
- 5 days ago - ipsnews.net
At dusk, when the early evening sun casts its rays over the lush landscape, the Chitwan National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site about 200 km south of NepalâEUR(TM)s capital, Kathmandu, is a place of the utmost tranquility.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Coal Company From Harming Environment and Wildlife
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, development, mining companies, coal companies, habitat, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
A recent proposal may allow one of the countryâEUR(TM)s largest coal companies to infiltrate pristine forests in Colorado
Take Action to Phase Out Coal
Environment  (tags: coal industry, carbon emissions, climate-change, energy, government, green, healthconditions, animals, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty )

Sara
- 8 days ago - act.350.org
Coal is responsible for over a third of GermanyâEUR(TM)s greenhouse gas emissions and yet proposed legislation to limit emissions from burning coal is currently under threat from vested interests and coal industry lobbying.
TAKE ACTION NOW! A Game-Changer for the Amazon
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, Amazon, indigenous rights, government, protection, world, wildlife, humans, nature, habitat )

Cal
- 9 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
An ambitious project is underway to create the largest environmental reserve in the world, protecting 135 million hectares of Amazon forest. ThatâEUR(TM)s more than twice the size of France!
EPA Moves to Restrict Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: pesticides, EPA, die-offs, bees, pollinators, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, government, healthconditions, pollution, radia-active, protection )

Cal
- 9 days ago - enn.com
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finally taken some action to restrict the use of pesticides that are believed to be causing serious declines in pollinators, but environmentalists are arguing the agency still needs to do more.
TAKE ACTION NOW! The Grand Canyon Belongs to All of Us
Environment  (tags: development, GrandCanyon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, pollution, protection, wildlife, conservation, green, government )

Cal
- 9 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
A proposed industrial-scale construction project in the wild heart of the canyon, radioactive pollution from uranium mining, and a proposed expansion of groundwater pumping at the town of Tusayan, Arizona, all threaten the Grand CanyonâEUR(TM)s wild nature
Kaiduan Dam in Borneo Meets Fierce Opposition
Environment  (tags: wildlife, world, protection, environment, dam building, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, humans, politics )

Cal
- 11 days ago - news.mongabay.com
It would submerge as much as 12 square kilometers (about 3,000 acres) of forest and parts of the Crocker Range, which the Sabah government itself nominated to be a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and is home to numerous endangered species.
Cambodia: Local People Risk Everything to Defend National Park Sold Off to Highest Bidders
Environment  (tags: indigneous rightsk, greed, corporate greed, palm oil, overdevelopment, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world, protection, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, government )

Cal
- 11 days ago - theecologist.org
Botum Sakor National Park is being sold off piecemeal to developers for logging, plantations, casinos and hotels. Now local communities are defending themselves and their land.
TAKE ACTION NOW! ARIZONA: Enact Statewide Ban on Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, protection, habitat, humans, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Arizona has recently decided to continue the use of plastic bags, despite evidence that there are far safer alternatives. Please sign this petition to urge Arizona to reconsider this decision
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Tribal Land From Oil and Gas Development
Environment  (tags: energy, oil and gas drilling, fracking, frack is whack, environment, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, water, politics, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, nature, government )

Cal
- 16 days ago - forcechange.com
The Badger-Two Medicine area could become just another profit-making hole in the ground. Although the region has received numerous federal protections by the creation of Glacier National Park, Sun River Game Preserve, and the Bob Marshall Wilderness, the
New Report Condemns Harper Government's "Assault" on Canada's Freshwater
Environment  (tags: harper, canada, government, freshwater, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, nature, oceans, water )

Lone
- 17 days ago - vancouverobserver.com
The report, Blue Betrayal: Harper's assault on Canada's freshwater, points out a wide range of damaging actions under the Conservative government, such as changes to the Navigable Waters Protection Act
AUSTRALIA: GOOD NEWS FOR THE MITCHELL PLATEAU
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, protection, nature, humans, world, wildlife, GoodNews, government, green, habitat )

Cal
- 17 days ago - wilderness.org.au
Rio Tinto and Alcoa are handing their mining leases on the Mitchell Plateau back to the WA Government. This is paving the way for the creation of AustraliaâEUR(TM)s largest national park, it is time to celebrate. -
 

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