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Borneo's Rainforest Coal: City of London Profit.
Environment  (tags: mining, environment, greed, destruction, indigenous rights, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, protection, pollution, politics, forests )

- 1085 days ago -
The development of coal mines in East Kalimantan is having a huge impact on local and indigenous populations, destroying the forest and displacing communities--London banks profit.
Avaaz - Days to Stop the Whale Massacre!
Environment  (tags: whales, slaughter, greed, wildlife, bloody trade, protection, nature, endangered species )

- 1240 days ago -
... ACTION! Fin whales ... in days, over 180 of these endangered species are set to be slaughtered by one tycoon and his buddies whose summer hobby is to harpoon them, chop them up and ship their meat through the Netherlands to Japan for dog food!
China Delegates in Pollution Protest Vote
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, China, overdevelopment, greed, destruction, protection, world, pollution, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, conservation )

- 1315 days ago -
Delegates to China's annual session of parliament have issued a protest against the rising level of pollution in the country.
Feds Sacrifice Tomorrow's Water to Mine Uranium in Wyoming Today
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, water, pollution, humans, energy, greed, environment, destruction, nature, politics, government )

- 1388 days ago -
Every day injection wells pump more than 200,000 gallons of toxic and radioactive waste from uranium mining into Wyoming aquifers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Demolition of 700 Mountains in China
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, China, overdevelopment, greed, destruction, protection, world, pollution, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, conservation )

- 1405 days ago -
One of China's biggest construciton companies, Pacific Construction Group, is carrying out the $3.52 billion project that will decimate 500 square miles of mountainous territory to make room for a new urban development
HSBC Bank Funding Large-Scale Rainforest Destruction and Invasion of Indigenous Lands in Borneo, Alleges Report
Environment  (tags: environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, greed, ecosystems, business, environment, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, news, politics, society )

- 1446 days ago -
HSBC has earned tens of millions financing the destruction of rainforests and invasion of indigenous land in the Malaysian state of Sarawak on the island of Borneo, alleges an explosive new report from Global Witness.
Shady Deals Threaten Liberian Rainforest: Report
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, greed, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, wildlife, protection, humans, politics, world )

- 1509 days ago -
Liberia's forestry department has given a quarter of the nation's land to logging firms over the past two years in a flurry of shady deals now under investigation by the government, advocacy group Global Witness said
Mick Jagger Drawn Into Row Over 'Illegal Gas Grab' in Peru's Amazon
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, government, green, Mick Jagger, gas grab, greed, conservation, ecosystems, humans, nature, protection )

- 1601 days ago -
Music legend Mick Jagger has been drawn into a bitter row over an 'illegal gas grab' in the Peruvian Amazon.Peru's government has provoked fury from indigenous groups after it was discovered that it is attempting to explore for gas in an Amazon reserve de
Opposition Rising Against U.S. Arctic Drilling
Environment  (tags: Activism against arctic drilling, greed, Big Oil, politics, humans, pollution, environment, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, animals, wildlife, protection, nature, habitat, conservation, energy, forests )

- 1716 days ago -
Drilling in the Arctic waters of the U.S. may become as contested an issue as the Keystone Pipeline XL in up-coming months
Oh, Canada's Become a Home for Record Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, gas, greed, water, habitat, destruction, humans )

- 1757 days ago -
In the forests of British Columbia, workers for Apache Corp. performed the biggest hydraulic fracturing operation ever. It was "nearly four times larger than any project of its nature in North America. The company boasted while destroying our water supply
SIERRA LEONE: Local Communities Divided Over Mining in Rainforest
Environment  (tags: world, environment, humans, politics, greed, minng companies, rainforest destruction, green, trees, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, conservation )

- 1765 days ago -
Sierra Leone's Gola Rainforest remains a centre of contention as the local community here plan to take their chief to court next week over a controversial 50-year land lease to a mining company
Environment  (tags: illegal logging, deforestation, greed, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world, nature, humans, forests )

- 1765 days ago -
Illegal logging of staggering proportions abetted by military personnel is decimating stocks of luxury rosewood in the Central Cardamom Protected Forest, while the conservation group tasked with protecting the area and its government counterparts deny the
High Gold Price Triggers Rainforest Devastation in Peru
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, rainforest destruction, price of gold, bad business, greed, politics, pollution, humans, nature, destruction, environment, world, green, conservation )

- 1837 days ago -
As the price of gold inches upward on international markets, a dead zone is spreading across the southern Peruvian rain forest.
Serengeti Road Project Opposed By 'Powerful' Tour Company Lobby
Environment  (tags: protection, habitat, ecosystems, Serengeti, environment, greed, proposed Serengeti road, overdevelopment, habitat loss, animals, humans, politics, wildlife, world, nature, GoodNews )

- 2046 days ago -
Government plans to build a road through Serengeti National Park came up against more opposition this week as the Tanzanian Association of Tour Operators (Tato) came out against the project

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