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Mass Consumption Is Causing Mass Extinction. Can We Stop Ourselves?
Environment  (tags: endangered species, extinction, consumerism, greed, habitat destruction )

Freya
- 35 days ago - takepart.com
A new report finds that humans are largely responsible for a 58 percent plunge in animal populations since 1970.
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 )

Cal
- 88 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
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.
NEOS: Don't Frack the UK PETITION
Environment  (tags: fracking, UK< frack is whack, healthconditions, greed, INEOS, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 106 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Petrochemical giant INEOS is planning to flood the UK with fracking wells. And we've now learnt how the government plans to bribe people with cash payments to allow fracking in their community.
TAKE ACTION NOW! End World Deforestation!
Environment  (tags: deforestation, deforestation, trees, environment, destruction, wildlife, habitat desruciton, greed, politics, ecosystems )

Cal
- 113 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
An area roughly the size of the country of Panama, are lost each year. this is one of the leading causes of habitat destruction which is making more animals endangered and even extinct every day
Stop Nestle From Taking and Selling Water From Drought Stricken Arizona
Environment  (tags: water, Nestle, greed, resources, Arizona, petitions )

Freya
- 150 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A Nestle bottling unit is opening a new plant in drought-stricken Phoenix because that's where the water is. Drought? Desert? Water? The pure dissonance provoked understandable controversy among the sand-lubbers who make up one of the top three US...
Proposed Amazon Dam Attracts Illegal Loggers, Threatens Local Farmers
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, deforestation, greed, Amazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 195 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Dam construction in remote parts of the Amazon is historically proceeded by increased lawlessness as illegal loggers and squatters flock to the project site to cut timber and make land grabs from longtime farmers and other settlers.
Fossil Fuel Billionaires Kill Children
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, greed, pollution, lies, deception )

Freya
- 200 days ago - alternet.org
They'll say that the modeling is imperfect, that the science is imprecise and that there is still disagreement in the scientific community.
Send a Message to the U.S. Forest Service: Stop Letting Nestlé Suck San Bernardino Dry!
Environment  (tags: water, resources, California, drought, Nestle, greed )

Freya
- 215 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Despite the fact that California is running out of water, Nestle continues to suck San Bernardino National Forest dry on a permit that expired 28 years ago. But in the next 48 hours we could change that.
SIGN THIS PETITION! Stop the Expansion of Australia's Coal Mining Industries: Say NO to Coal
Environment  (tags: KING COAL DOWN UNDER, coal mining, greed, governement, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 264 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The rapid and destructive expansion of huge coal seam gas gasfields in Queensland demonstrates what happens when governments put big mining companies ahead of caring for local communities, the environment and our long term future.
Will Indonesia Destroy Forest for Biofuel?
Environment  (tags: Greed, Indonesia, rainforest, deforestation, ecosystems, destruction )

Linda
- 339 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Bad news for the rainforest & its inhabitants: Indonesias President is planning a $1.35 billion biofuel subsidy that would speed up deforestation. The palm oil barons are looking forward to the windfall & are ready to fire up the chainsaws. Please HELP!
Seven Ways Congress Is Trying to Destroy the Endangered Species Act
Environment  (tags: animals, politics, Endangeres Species Act, major polluters, greed, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 343 days ago - alternet.org
Members of Congress have introduced more than 80 proposals aimed at gutting the Endangered Species Act this year
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Importing Illegal Wood From Essential Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, animals, conservation, greed, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, world, trees, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 422 days ago - forcechange.com
A loss of nearly 30 million acres of forest in East Africa is expected by 2030. A loss on this scale will severely impact the population of plants, animals, and humans who rely on them. Nearly 80% of the worldâEUR(TM)s plant and animal life relies on the fore
Illegal Timber Trade Destroying Myanmar's Forests Uncovered in New Report
Environment  (tags: deforestation, greed, illegal timber trade, world, China, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests )

Cal
- 438 days ago - news.mongabay.com
An overland Myanmar-China trade route is one of the largest illegal timber markets in the world, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year.
Romania's 'Occupy Forests' Movement Demands Clampdown on Corporate Crime
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, environmental crime, deforestation, greed, protests, activism, world, forests, wildlife )

Cal
- 466 days ago - theecologist.org
A growing protest movement is demanding strong controls on international investors and logging companies buying up Romania's forests,
 

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