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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 )

Kit
- 30 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Scientists warn of 'massive,' irreversible changes with devastating impacts unless world takes immediate action
Greenpeace Activists Arrested in French Nuclear Break-in
Environment  (tags: activism, environment, ecosystems, protection, humans, nature, energy )

Cal
- 33 days ago - reuters.com
French police arrested 34 Greenpeace activists on Tuesday who forced their way into a nuclear power plant operated by EDF in Fessenheim, eastern France, the company said.
POLICY: Why Don't Climate Change Adaptation Strategies Include Population Growth?
Environment  (tags: CLIMATE CHANGE, POLICIES, CHANGING ATTITUDES, PROTECTING THE EARTH, HUMANS, POPULATION )

Ruth Ann
- 33 days ago - eenews.net
A VERY IMPORTANT READ! While developed nations are largely responsible for global warming, the burden of climate change is often placed on the shoulders of the world's poorest countries --
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 )

Cal
- 34 days ago - news.mongabay.com
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.
Warning Signs: How Pesticides Harm the Young Brain
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, pesticides, childrens health, protection, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, destruction, water, pollution )

Cal
- 36 days ago - truth-out.org
Over 1,000 chemicals registered to fight pests and pathogens are formulated into some 20,000 products. Most are for agricultural use, but a fifth are designed for nonagricultural applications--in homes and gardens, playgrounds, schools, offices and hospita
In the Pastures of Colombia, Cows, Crops and Timber Coexist
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, climatechange, humans, nature, politics, government, GoodNews, world, protection )

Cal
- 36 days ago - e360.yale.edu
As an ambitious program in Colombia demonstrates, combining grazing and agriculture with tree cultivation can coax more food from each acre, boost farmers' incomes, restore degraded landscapes, and make farmland more resilient to climate change.
Cocaine: The New Face of Deforestation in Central America
Environment  (tags: deforestation, forests, drug war, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans )

Cal
- 36 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
- 37 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.
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 )

Cal
- 38 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
More than two dozen wilderness protection bills have been introduced in Congress, but the bills have been stuck in legislative gridlock.
The Chemical Brothers--Let's Protect Children's Health
Environment  (tags: environment, chemical, children's health, healthconditions, ecosystems, pollution, politics, healthconditions, humans, protection )

Cal
- 39 days ago - onearth.org
Leading scientists say everyday chemicals hurt developing brains, and it's time to do something about it.
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
- 39 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! Ban Triclosan: Protect Minnesota's Water
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, TRICLOSAN, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, humans, conservation )

Cal
- 40 days ago - change.org
Triclosan forms a cancer-causing compound when exposed to sunlight and chlorine. This is exactly what happens when our wastewater is purified before being returned to our lakes and rivers.
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
- 42 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
- 43 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
Scientists Blast Australian Leader's Proposed Ban on Parks
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, world, protection, nature, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 43 days ago - news.mongabay.com
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.
 

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