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Proposed Amazon Dam Attracts Illegal Loggers, Threatens Local Farmers
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, deforestation, greed, Amazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 35 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
- 40 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
- 55 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
- 104 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
- 179 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
- 183 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
- 262 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
- 278 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
- 306 days ago - theecologist.org
A growing protest movement is demanding strong controls on international investors and logging companies buying up Romania's forests,
On An Unspoiled Caribbean Isle, Grand Plans for Big Tourist Port
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, greed, overevelopment, world, oceans, nature, wildlife, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 360 days ago - e360.yale.edu
East Caicos is a tropical jewel âEUR" the largest uninhabitated island in the Caribbean and home to rare birds and pristine turtle-nesting beaches. But plans for a giant port for cruise and cargo ships could change it forever.
Galapagos Rebellion Against Foreign Investment in Hotels, Golf Courses, Luxury Tourism
Environment  (tags: wanton development, greed, destruction, activism, Galapagos, environment, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 363 days ago - theecologist.org
Residents of Ecuador's Galápagos islands are mounting angry protests against government plans to open the World Heritage Site to foreign investment in luxury tourism and hotels,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the State of Michigan From Executing a Sale of Over 10,000 Acres of Public Forest Land for Mining Op
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining interests, greed, politics, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, water, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 440 days ago - change.org
The land is prime habitat for wildlife and the proposed mining operations will threaten these animals including the fragile wolf population.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Migratory Bird Habitat From Development
Environment  (tags: protection, wildlife, development, greed, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, conservation, nature, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 444 days ago - forcechange.com
Save a coveted nature preserve and migratory bird habitat from a proposed development plan.
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
- 445 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.
 

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