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This Palm Oil Company Just Bulldozed a Rainforest
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, corporate greed, destruciton, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - grist.org
Astra has cut down 14,000 hectares of forests since 2007 to make way for palm oil plantations. In addition, the report found that Astra is responsible for clearing 27,000 hectares of ultra carbon-rich peatland since 2009
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Our Environment By Fighting For A Zero Deforestation Policy
Environment  (tags: rainforest destrucitons, rainforests, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, Sustainabililty, protection, nature, humans, government, wildlife, world, forests )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - change.org
Rainforest's are hotspots for biodiversity and filter vast amounts of carbon from the atmosphere. Destruction of these rainforests for palm oil plantations is driving species to extinction and causing massive carbon pollution.
Primary Rainforest Cleared for Massive Palm Oil Plantations in Peru
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, deforestation, animals, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, wildlife, humans, politics, trees )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
Seventy-seven percent of the total deforested area had not been cleared âEUR" in other words, it had been primary forest âEUR" for at least the last 25 years.
Development Threatens AntiguaâEUR(TM)s Protected Guiana Island
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics )

Cal
- 2 days ago - ipsnews.net
Guiana Island, located off the northeast coast of Antigua between the Parham Peninsula and Crump Island, is the fourth largest island of Antigua and Barbuda. It is a refuge for the Fallow Deer, AntiguaâEUR(TM)s national animal.
OP-ED: Accidents, Waste and Weapons: Nuclear Power Isn't Worth the Risks
Environment  (tags: nuclear power, nonukes, Hell No, we won't glow!, follies of nuclear power, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, nature, healthconditions, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - theecologist.org
The case for expanding nuclear energy is based on myths about its status, greenhouse gas emissions, proliferation, accidents, wastes and economics.
TAKE ACTION NOW! ANTIGUA: Gaston Browne: Don't Let Chinese Developers Break Laws Conserving Our Marine Protected Areas.
Environment  (tags: habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, politics, conservation, humans )

Cal
- 3 days ago - change.org
Recently a Chinese development company purchased some 1600 acres of undeveloped waterfront land with the intention of creating hundreds of villas, several marinas and luxury hotels, a casino, a school, a hospital, a horse racing track and two golf courses
TAKE ACTION NOW! Pizza Hut Is Contributing to the Destruction of the Indonesian Rainforest
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Pizza Hut, responsible sourcing, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, animals, world )

Cal
- 4 days ago - action.sumofus.org
A new report shows that one of Pizza Hut's largest international franchisees âEUR" Jardine Matheson -- is responsible for massive destruction of rainforests and endangered elephant habitat.
The Sumatran Elephant Is Under Threat From Pizza Hut?
Environment  (tags: rainforest, wildlife, animals, destruction, endangered, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, trees, world )

Sara
- 4 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Bad news for pizza lovers, turns out Pizza Hut is still linked to rainforest destruction. Tell Pizza Hut that it s time to walk the walk, being serious about stopping deforestation means requiring Jardine Matheson to stop cutting down the rainforest.
ChinaâEUR(TM)s Amazonian Railway âEUR~Threatens Uncontacted TribesâEUR(TM) and the Rainforest
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 5 days ago - theguardian.com
Environmentalists sound alarm over plans to construct 5,300km route between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans to cut transport costs
Nature Alert Europe!
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Veerle
- 6 days ago - birdlife.org
European nature is in immediate danger. We need your help today. By taking a simple action you can defend the vital laws that protect our most precious nature and wildlife. Sign the petition today! Nature will thank you.
Save the Arctic - Stop Shell *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, research, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The US government just gave oil giant Shell the go-ahead to drill in the pristine Arctic, putting our climate and the oceanâEUR(TM)s majestic wildlife under grave risk. But thereâEUR(TM)s a way we can stop this ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Hawaii to Cancel Telescope on Sacred Mauna Kea or Face Tourism Boycott
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, overdevelopment, protecting sacred land, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 7 days ago - ecoearth.info
A controversial telescope project on the top of the often snow-covered Mauna Kea on the Big Island of Hawai'i would further desecrate land that is sacred to native Hawaiians and is environmentally sensational. There are already 13 telescopes scarring the
11 of the World's Most Threatened Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, forests, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment )

Cal
- 7 days ago - worldwildlife.org
WWF report identifies regions at risk for catastrophic deforestation by 2030 and what must be done to save them
Could Fracking Ruin Your Vacation?
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, environment, destruction, energy, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 7 days ago - ecowatch.com
By the end of 2014, oil and gas companies had leases on more than 34 million acres of U.S. public land. More than 200 million more acresâEUR"about a third of all federal landâEUR"can be targeted with drilling and fracking.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help the Tsleil-Waututh Nation Stop Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Pipeline
Environment  (tags: corporate greed, tar sands pipeline, indignenous rights, environment, energy, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, world, politics, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 10 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Pipeline giant Kinder Morgan wants to put North America's coastline and communities at risk -- all for more profit from yet another flawed tar sands pipeline.
 

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