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How a False Solution to Climate Change Is Damaging the Natural World
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, ecosystems, agriculture, soil degradation, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, green )

- 619 days ago -
In growing maize for biogas, the crop that does most damage to the soil is being specifically exempted from the rules
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Strip Mine on La Bajada Mesa
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, mining project, green, government, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, nature )

- 622 days ago -
Help us stop a proposal to allow a gravel strip mine on top of La Bajada Mesa, south of Santa Fe along I-25. This stunning and historically important landmark will be desecrated by this strip mine, and use scarce, County-provided, potable water.
TAKE ACITON NOW! Ask Congress to Pass Wilderness Bills Before It's Too Late!
Environment  (tags: politics, politics, protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation, nature, habitat, humans, government, green )

- 623 days ago -
More than two dozen wilderness protection bills have been introduced in Congress, but the bills have been stuck in legislative gridlock.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell America's Biggest Brands to Use Deforestation-Free Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil, environment, ecosystems, deforestation, greenliving, green, protection, Sustainabililty, world, eco-friendly, world, wildlife )

- 625 days ago -
Palm oil, an ingredient in thousands of everyday products from snack foods to shampoo, is ubiquitous in our grocery stores and homes.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell LG Electronics---Help Protect the Palisades!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, overdevelopment, corporate greed, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, water, protection, nature, green )

- 627 days ago -
The Palisades is a scenic wonder, all the more so because it is directly across the Hudson River from New York City. Now LG Electronics plans to build an office tower that will break through the treeline and spoil views of the Palisades forever.
Scientists Blast Australian Leader's Proposed Ban on Parks
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, world, protection, nature, humans, government, green )

- 627 days ago -
A group of prominent scientists have blasted Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's pledge to oppose the creation of any new protected areas in Australia.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Keystone XL--Urge President Obama to Stop Planet Destruction - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE, ACTIVISM, activism, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, water )

- 632 days ago -
Recently, over a thousand students stood in front of the White House in Washington D.C. with signs protesting the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
LA Becomes Biggest American City To Put Moratorium on Fracking -
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, government, green, GoodNews )

- 632 days ago -
Fracking for oil and gas will not be happening in Los Angeles any time soon after City Council members unanimously voted to ban the practice within city limits. The vote passes the motion to the City Attorney's office where it will be rewritten as a zoni
INDIA: Govt Approves Mission to Sustain Himalayan Ecosystem
Environment  (tags: world, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, green, GoodNews, trees, water, Sustainabililty )

- 633 days ago -
The government on Friday approved a national mission to sustain the Himalayan ecosystem. The mission, with an outlay of Rs 550 crore during the 12th plan period, will focus on biodiversity, conservation and protection of wildlife...
First Nations Exult as Canadian Government Rejects Taseko's New Prosperity Mine
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, First Naitons, Canada, indigenouspeoples righsts, sacred lands, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, GoodNews, government, protection, politics, world, ecosystems )

- 636 days ago -
First Nations across Canada on February 27 were lauding the federal government's final rejection of a mining proposal that would have destroyed Tsilhquot'in sacred lands and caused untold environmental damage.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Creation of Global Forest Protection Tool - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, green, government, GoodNews, politics, trees, world, protection )

- 637 days ago -
Commend organizations for the creation of Global Forest Watch, a tool that allows conservationists to track changes in world forest cover
India's Plan for World's Largest Solar Farm May Stumble Over Wetlands
Environment  (tags: wetlands, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, protection, energy, green, government )

- 638 days ago -
Mega solar power project in Rajasthan may touch on protected Sambhar Lake wetlands
OP-ED: In the New India, 'Development' Is Armed Robbery
Environment  (tags: world, protection, development India, corporate exploitation, class warfare, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, government )

- 648 days ago -
India is in the grips of a state-backed corporate war against the environment, the poor and indigenous peoples, writes Graham Peebles.
Nepal: New Transport Corridors Threaten Chitwan Park
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, world, nature, government, green, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals )

- 651 days ago -
A planned east-west railroad and highway network threaten the the conservation 'jewel in Nepal's crown' - the Chitwan National Park. Bhrikuti Rai and Sunir Pandey report from Chitwan.
Unlikely Allies Deliver New Conservation Proposal for Great Bear Rainforest -
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, Great Bear Rainforest, great bear rainforest, conservation, protection, world, nature, green, government, wildlife )

- 655 days ago -
Environmental groups and a group of logging companies have delivered joint recommendations, to achieve final implementation of Ecosystem-Based Management (EBM) in the Great Bear Rainforest, to the Province and First Nations. -

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