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AUSTRALIA: GOOD NEWS FOR THE MITCHELL PLATEAU
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, protection, nature, humans, world, wildlife, GoodNews, government, green, habitat )

Cal
- 1 day 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. -
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight Sea-Level Rise: Cut Carbon Pollution
Environment  (tags: green, greenhouse gases, environment, rising seas, destruction, ecosystems, weather, healthconditions, protection, pollution, oceans, politics, government, world )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Rising oceans pose a deadly threat to America's coastal communities. As global warming accelerates, sea-level rise increases the damage and danger from flooding and storm surges.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Why Four Grandmothers Are Champions of Solar Power in the Philippines
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, energy, solar power, environment, conservation, ecosystems, green, government, GoodNews )

Cal
- 1 day ago - csmonitor.com
Four women from an indigenous group in rural Philippines were trained as solar engineers in India. Soon, they'll be changing lives, one light at a time.
Sign the Petition Telling Science Museums to Kick Koch Off the Board!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, endangered, energy, animals, humans, green, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 6 days ago - kickkochofftheboard.com
Oil mogul David Koch sits on the board of our nationâEUR(TM)s largest and most respected natural history museums, while he bankrolls groups that deny climate science.
World's Fragmented Forests Are Deteriorating
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, overdevelopment, deforestation, agriculture encroachiing on forests, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, green )

Cal
- 7 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The world's forests are fragmented and deteriorating, states a new paper published in Science Advances.
Stop Forest Being Erased
Environment  (tags: forests, conservation, animals, endangered, green, habitat, humans, nature, protection, trees, water, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 10 days ago - wwf.org.uk
Every two seconds an area of forest the size of a football pitch is destroyed. It s time to say no to this nonsense. Add your name and #SaveForests
UN Warns World Could Have 40 Percent Water Shortfall By 2030
Environment  (tags: water, humans, scarcity, resource use, depletion of water through misuse, haves vs have nots, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, research )

Cal
- 10 days ago - sdcexec.com
The world could suffer a 40 percent shortfall in water in just 15 years unless countries dramatically change their use of the resource, a U.N. report warned Friday.
Along CubaâEUR(TM)s Coast, The Last Best Coral Reef in the Caribbean Thrives
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, Cuba, government, green, GoodNews, environment, conservation, ecosystems, protection, water, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 28 days ago - e360.yale.edu
While coral reef cover has declined by 50 percent throughout the Caribbean in recent decades, Cuba has managed to retain some of the most pristine and biodiverse coral reef environments on earth
Is Bolivia Going to Frack 'Mother Earth'?
Environment  (tags: fracking, f rack is whack, Bolivia, oil companies, greed, pollution, healthconditions, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, environment, government, green, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, protection, water, nature, politics, energy )

Cal
- 35 days ago - theguardian.com
First steps towards producing shale gas meet with increasing concern among Bolivian civil society
Obama: Keystone Pipeline Bill 'Has Earned My Veto'
Environment  (tags: Keystoene XL veto, obama, obama administration, protection, environment, ecosystems, GoodNews, government, green, healthconditions )

Cal
- 35 days ago - usatoday.com
President Obama vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have approved the Keystone XL pipeline, making good on a threat to reject a proposal embraced by Republicans as a jobs measure but opposed by environmentalists as contributing to climate change.
BRAZIL: Dams or Indigenous Land: The Battle Over the Munduruku Frontier
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, world, indigneous rights, dams, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, green, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 37 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The Munduruku indigenous tribe have begun to mark out the limits of their land, in an action that could halt the giant São Luiz do Tapajós hydroelectric dam, the apple of the Brazilian government's eye
OUTRAGEOUS! The Wreckers' Grand Canyon Intentions
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, GREED< greed, development, destroying the Grand Canyon, protection, humans, healthconditions, ecosystems, green, government )

Cal
- 38 days ago - truth-out.org
If Confluence Partners has its way, a 420-acre strip mall will be perched on the eastern rim of the Grand Canyon.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save California State Parks
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, politics, nature, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 38 days ago - forcechange.com
CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s state parks are facing multiple park closure proposals by Governor Jerry Brown and the California Legislature. These proposals threaten the very existence of these wonderlands
Illegal Logging Still a Big Issue in Cameroon
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, illegal logging, deforestation, world, protection, green, government, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, trees )

Cal
- 43 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Cameroon is struggling to make progress in combatting illegal logging. Regulatory budgets are too thin to protect the countryâEUR(TM)s vast tracts of Congolian Rainforest.
 

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