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New Protected Areas Keep Madagascar's Conservation Vision On Track
Environment  (tags: conservation, protection, environment, habitat, ecosystems, nature, wildlife, animals )

- 1914 days ago -
The government of Madagascar has scored a significant victory for conservation by bringing one million hectares (more than 3,800 square miles) of wild landscapes and seascapes under national protection.
Groups Defend South Florida Water Supplies, Challenge Mining Permit
Environment  (tags: habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, protection, environment )

- 1916 days ago -
Earthjustice has filed suit against Florida's Department of Environmental Protection to block approval for a giant mine in the Everglades that could pollute South Florida's drinking water aquifers with pesticides, arsenic, mercury, salt, and excess nutri
Offshore Drilling Plan to Go Ahead: Interior Dept.
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, habitat, politics )

- 1917 days ago -
A proposal issued in the final days of the Bush administration to expand offshore drilling in previously banned areas will move forward under the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama, an Interior Department spokesman told Reuters on Wednesday.
WildEarth Guardians Leads the Charge to Strengthen Nationwide Clean Air Standards
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection )

- 1919 days ago -
Air Pollution Endangers Communities, Fuels Global Warming
'Barack In, Barrick Out!'
Environment  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Shoshone Indians, Mt. Tenabo, ethics, freedoms, government, news, culture, society, ethics, americans, politics, interesting, environment, religion, rights, destruction, endangered, conservation, habitat, habita )

- 1919 days ago -
the Federal District Court in Reno, Nevada will begin a two day injunction hearing to protect the world-recognized Shoshone spiritual area, Mt. Tenabo from what would be one of the U.S.' largest open pit cyanide heap leach gold mines. Just two months...
A Bid to Save Pristine Land
Environment  (tags: activists, endangered, goodnews, GoodNews, habitat, environment )

- 1920 days ago -
To block oilmen, an activist snatches up acres at auction -- with no way to pay. He and the parcels are now in legal limbo.
Protect the Arctic From Industrial Fishing - Send E-Mail Now
Environment  (tags: take action, activism, protection, ecosystems, conservation, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, endangered, destruction, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, habitat, suffering, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, world )

- 1922 days ago -
As you know, Arctic habitats are gravely threatened by climate change. And due to sea ice loss, new waters are opening for potential passage by ships. But we mustn't allow further degradation of the Arctic by industrial fishing
Australia's Aborigines to Bear Brunt of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, climatechange, globalwarming, world, climate-change, habitat, greenhousegases )

- 1924 days ago -
Australia's outback Aborigines will be among the worst affected by climate change as soaring temperatures likely cause more disease and spur distress about the changing landscape, a new report shows
Activists Buy Plot to Halt Heathrow Airport Expansion
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, ecosystems, habitat, government, environment, humans, protection, trees )

- 1924 days ago -
A coalition that includes actress Emma Thompson plans to subdivide its acre in the area proposed for a runway. It hopes the move will bog down British government efforts
Is There Global Warming or Isn't There?
Environment  (tags: climate, ClimateChange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitat, pollution, science, Sustainabililty, weather, wildlife, world )

- 1924 days ago -
There's been so much coverage in the news on both sides, from "experts" all over the world. Is there global warming? Now we're hearing about the next "ice age" that's on its way... Is the sky falling? What are we going to do??? Read on...
URGENT - Stop Black Hills Uranium Mining: TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Black Hills, Uranium Mining, environment, conservation, destruction, endangered, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, protection )

- 1926 days ago -
For the past two years we have been asking that letters be sent to South Dakota Governor Mike Rounds requesting a moratorium on further uranium development until the old mines are cleaned up. He has always replied in the negative. Therefore we are now...
Public Lands Bill: Finally, A Blow for Mother Nature!
Environment  (tags: Public Lands, bushadministration, ethics, government, GoodNews, conservation, environment, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, GoodNews, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection )

- 1926 days ago -
The U.S. Senate finally gave some good news to the community of anglers, hunters, hikers, backpackers, recreational outfitters--anybody who loves the great outdoors--by finally clearing the way to protect 200 million acres of wilderness in nine states.
Cyprus Runs Risk of Desertification: Geophysicist
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, globalwarming )

- 1927 days ago -
Cyprus runs the risk of desertification by the end of this century as it feels the brunt of climate change and drought, an expert warned
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, destruction, forests, GoodNews, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

- 1927 days ago -
Over the past year, the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund was invited to assist the Ecuadorian Constituent Assembly to develop and draft parts of their new constitution to include rights for nature, or ecosystem rights.
PETITION: "Regulate Harmful Coal Ash Waste"
Environment  (tags: wildlife, humans, nature, habitat, ecosystems, environment, animals, water, pollution )

- 1931 days ago -
Coal ash waste isn't just detrimental to people. It is also responsible for diminishing populations of birds and frogs near dumping areas. The remaining animals are at risk of developmental problems, like tadpoles without teeth and fish with deformed spin

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