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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 )

Cal
- 438 days ago - theguardian.com
In growing maize for biogas, the crop that does most damage to the soil is being specifically exempted from the rules
Cocaine: The New Face of Deforestation in Central America
Environment  (tags: deforestation, forests, drug war, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans )

Cal
- 439 days ago - news.mongabay.com
There is growing evidence for a correlation between drug trafficking and deforestation in Central America today.
Tasmania's World Heritage Area: World Heritage Committee Advisor Raises Concerns Over Plan to Reduce Protected Area
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, protection, trees, world, politics, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 440 days ago - abc.net.au
A key advisor to the World Heritage Committee has flagged concerns with the Federal Government's plan to delist 74,000 hectares of Tasmania's World Heritage Area.
Africa to Spew Half of World's Particle Pollution By 2030: Study
Environment  (tags: pollution, world, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics )

Cal
- 441 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
With its exploding urban population burning ever more coal and wood, Africa could contribute as much as 55 percent of the world's particle pollutants by 2030, a study said
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Strip Mine on La Bajada Mesa
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, mining project, green, government, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, nature )

Cal
- 441 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
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.
Did Fracking Cause Earthquakes in Ohio?
Environment  (tags: earthquakes, fracking, frack is whack, protection, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, energy, ecosystems )

Cal
- 441 days ago - ecowatch.com
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has ordered Texas-based energy company Hilcorp to halt all fracking operations in Mahoning County after at least four earthquakes shook the area on Monday.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Emperor Penguins Avoid Extinction
Environment  (tags: climate-change, humans, pollution, protection, wildlife, world, ecosystems, environment, climatechange, destruction, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans, nature )

Cal
- 442 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Scientists predict that nearly half of the world's emperor penguins may disappear by mid-century if we don't make drastic cuts in carbon pollution soon.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reject the Pebble Mine And Save World-Class Salmon Runs
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, forests, environment, Pebble Mine, Bristol Bay, conservation, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, trees, wildlife )

Cal
- 442 days ago - change.org
f approved, Pebble would be the largest, most destructive open pit mine in North America. Over its lifetime, the mine could generate 23 billion tons of dangerous mining waste, wiping out over 90 miles of salmon streams and more than 5,000 acres of intert
Actually, You Can Link Specific Weather Events to Climate Change --Bill Moyers and Company
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, trees, wa )

Kit
- 443 days ago - billmoyers.com
"You can't link climate change to specific weather events." That is the accepted wisdom that has been trotted out repeatedly as the wettest winter in at least 250 years battered England and Wales. But the accepted wisdom is wrong: It is perfectly[....]
Study Finds Industry Underreporting of Oil Sands Pollutants .Com/2014
Environment  (tags: tar sands, study, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 443 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
A new study has found that certain types of chemical pollutants emitted by Canada's oil sands tailing ponds have gone underreported for years.
Peatlands Biosphere Reserve Facing Severe Encroachment in Sumatra
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Sumatra, oil palm plantations, corporate greed, corporate greedhabitatdestruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 445 days ago - news.mongabay.com
An important reserve that contains a block of fast-dwindling lowland swamp forest in Riau Province is facing an onslaught of encroachment for illegal oil palm plantations
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 )

Cal
- 445 days ago - change.org
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.
Pipeline Approved to Bring Tar Sands to Montreal and New England's Doorstep
Environment  (tags: oil pipelines, Candad, environmental destruciton, ENVIRONMENTAL DESTRUCITON, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, pollution, humans, energy )

Cal
- 445 days ago - ecowatch.com
The National Energy Board of Canada approved this week a proposal by pipeline giant Enbridge to reverse and increase the flow of crude oil, including tar sands oil, in its pipeline from Sarnia, Ontario to Montreal, Quebec--for the first time directly conne
Fight for the Great Barrier Reef * Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty )

Frans
- 447 days ago - fightforthereef.org.au
The recent release of explosive FOI documents has raised more questions about the management of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. These documents revealed the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority advised the Federal Environment ...
URGENT! Please Sign to Save 500 Year Old Oak Tree in Texas
Environment  (tags: Texas, Texas DOT, oak, oak tree, road, 500 year old tree, cutting down, forest, trees, habitat, forests, government, trees, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction )

Julie
- 447 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
STOP the STATE of TEXAS from Destroying 500 Year Old Live Oak Tree and Forest!. Texas DOT ants to cut down 500 year old oak tree and forest to make room for a road. Please sign and share to save these trees.

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