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Report: Climate Change May Trigger 'Abrupt' Worldwide Consequences
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, trees, wat )

- 567 days ago -
Scientists warn of 'massive,' irreversible changes with devastating impacts unless world takes immediate action
While America Spars Over Keystone XL, A Vast Network Of Pipelines Is Quietly Being Approved
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, politics, pollution, science, Sustainabililty, trees, water, weather )

- 567 days ago -
After countless marches, arrests, Congressional votes, and editorials, the five-and-a-half year battle over the controversial Keystone XL pipeline is nearing its end. If a recent ruling in Nebraska doesn't delay the decision further, [....]
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Palm Oil Plantation Expansion on Kalimantan Island
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, forests, destruction, palm oil, world, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, environment )

- 569 days ago -
We need to stop land clearing and expansion of palm oil plantations particularly in Kalimantan island.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking in North Carolina
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, North Carolina, water, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 569 days ago -
Fracking has been linked to groundwater contamination, air pollution, and controversy across the country. But even with these reports, NC lawmakers continue to push for bills that put our beautiful state on a mad rush to frack.
Mountain Thermostats: Scientists Discover Surprising Climate Stabilizer That May Be Key to the Longevity of Life on Earth
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, mountains, research, science, Sustainabililty, weather, world )

- 569 days ago -
What do mountains have to do with climate change? More than you'd expect: new research shows that the weathering rates of mountains caused by vegetation growth plays a major role in controlling global temperatures.
Is the Amazon Heading Towards a 'Tipping Point' as a Carbon Sink?
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, healthconditions, nature, politics, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 570 days ago -
The world's largest rain forest is ravaged by deforestation and two recent droughts. If they continue, says one expert, the Amazon risks entering a period where it can no longer be relied upon to absorb more greenhouse gas emissions than it produces.
*Take Action* Tell America's Biggest Brands to Use Deforestation-Free Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, Petition, politics, pollution, science, Sustainabililty )

- 570 days ago -
Tell these major corporations that--for the sake of our atmosphere, tropical forests, peatlands, and endangered species--the time to act is now. Please sign the Petition!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Oil Exploration End in Congo's Gorilla Rich Virunga National Park
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, CORPORATE GREED, energy companies, ecosystems, wildlife, world, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 570 days ago -
Virunga is Africa's oldest national park and an UNESCO World Heritage site; and is home to a large population of wild gorillas, many other important wildlife species, primary rainforest ecosystems
Controversial Amazon Dams May Have Exacerbated Biblical Flooding
Environment  (tags: Amazon dams, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, weather, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, world )

- 571 days ago -
Critics of the dams say that the record flooding is likely the result of two causes: the dams and climate change.
Lakota Vow: 'Dead or in Prison Before We Allow the KXL Pipeline'
Environment  (tags: Lakota Sioux, resistance, XL Pipeline, indigneous rights, environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, politics )

- 571 days ago -
For a nation whose land and sovereignty has been threatened for hundreds of years by U.S. politics, the Keystone XL pipeline is part of a long history of threats to the Lakota Nation - and to the earth itself.
Indonesian Sugar Company Poised to Destroy Half of Island Paradise's Forests
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, sugar cane, biodiversity, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics, protection, nature, humans )

- 571 days ago -
An Indonesian plantation company may be preparing to destroy up to half of the natural forests on Indonesia's remote Aru Islands, reports Forest Watch Indonesia.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Chevron: Decontaminate the Amazon
Environment  (tags: corporate irresponsibility and recklessn, cleaning the Amazon, damage and repair, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, world, wildlife )

- 571 days ago -
I consider it imperative that Chevron assume full responsibility for its actions in the Amazon area so as to assist in reconstructing the native communities who have been so highly damaged
AUSTRALIA: Gas Company Pollutes Aquifer With Uranium
Environment  (tags: world, protection, pollution, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

- 572 days ago -
Coal seam gas (CSG) company Santos has admitted to polluting an aquifer in north-western NSW with uranium, the Sydney Morning Herald reported on March 8.

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