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Peru's Rainforest Turns to Wasteland From Illegal Gold Mining
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, world, mining interests, greed, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 16 days ago - nbcnews.com
Decades of illegal gold mining have transformed large expanses of virgin Peruvian rainforest into pocked, denuded, mercury-poisoned wastelands.
How Oil Ate the Heart of North Dakota
Environment  (tags: greed, pollution, habitat, fracking Bakken, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, politics, protection )

Cal
- 23 days ago - grist.org
Nothing completes a quiet morning drinking coffee and reading the paper like a multi-part investigative saga of pollution and the fracking boom in North Dakot
TAKE ACTION NOW! NEW YORK: Tell Governor Cuomo: Ban Fracking Now.
Environment  (tags: frackin, frack s whack, greed, pollution, healthconditions, water, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy )

Cal
- 26 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Governor Cuomo signaled in October that he will make a decision about whether to open New York to fracking before the end of the year.1
Big Oil Can't Wait For the New Republican Majority in Congress
Environment  (tags: politics, environment, ecosystems, Republicans, Keystone XL, energy issues, greed, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 30 days ago - motherjones.com
Even after the Keystone XL Senate defeat, the incoming fossil fuels caucus is poised to provide huge gains for the oil and gas industry.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Tongass National Park
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, politics, greed, wildlife, protection, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, nature )

Cal
- 47 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The State of Alaska and the Federal Highway Administration plan to clear-cut vast portions of roadless areas in the Tongass National Forest to construct a road out of Juneau through treacherous avalanche country to an uninhabited river delta.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Removal of Historic Mountain - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: energy, greed, greedy energy companies, environment, ecosystems, conservation, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, government )

Cal
- 110 days ago - forcechange.com
Save historical Blair Mountain from being destroyed by greedy energy companies
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Corporations From Illegally Destroying a National Park in Borneo- ForceChange
Environment  (tags: corporate abuse, mininginterests, greed, deforestation, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, animals, nature, humans, government )

Cal
- 112 days ago - forcechange.com
Although the Indonesian government has chosen to impose a temporary moratorium on the deforestation of their country's rainforests, corporations continue to illegally raze the ground at Borneo's Tanjung Puting National Park. A palm oil company is tearing
Deforestation Donuts-- Your Favorite Donut Chains Are Destroying Rainforests and the Creatures Who Live There
Environment  (tags: deforestation, doughnut chains, palm oil, palm oil production, corporate indiffrence, greed, world, wildlife, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals )

Cal
- 193 days ago - d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net
Major companies like Krispy Kreme, Tm Horton's, Dunkin Donuts fry their doughnuts in palm oil, a commodity obtained by cutttng down rainforests. That deforestation is destroying the habitats of orangutans, tigers and other threatened species.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: PROTECT THE GREAT BARRIER REEF--STOP THE CARMICHAEL MINE!
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, Australia, mining companies, greed, greedy energy companies, world, protection, oceans, pollution, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, ecosystems )

Cal
- 210 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
Queensland's 'in-the-coal-business' Government is allowing one of the most reckless companies in the world, Adani, to create a monstrous new mine in the Galilee Basin.Environment Minister Hunt has the final say, and he could announce his decision at any m
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Tell Tony Abbott to Keep His Hands Off Our National Parks!
Environment  (tags: world, protection, ecosystems, environment, national parks, corporate lobbying, corruption, mining interrests, greed, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 261 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Abbott's new forests policy? No more national parks, the destruction of Tasmania's World Heritage listed forests -- and an announcement that our pristine wilderness is now "open for business". This is corporate power gone crazy
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 )

Cal
- 412 days ago - theecologist.org
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 )

Jelica
- 567 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
... 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 )

Cal
- 642 days ago - abc.net.au
Delegates to China's annual session of parliament have issued a protest against the rising level of pollution in the country.
 

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