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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect World Heritage Site From Logging - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: logging, logging practices, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, conservation, wildlife )

- 1368 days ago -
Australia is lucky enough to have a world heritage site in the forests of Tasmania. It should be preserved for future generations to appreciate
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Indonesia for Deal to End Illegal Logging - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, logging, marine ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, nature, humans, water, conservation )

- 1442 days ago -
Indonesian and the European Union have signed a deal to end all trade in illegal wood products between Asian and Europe. Their efforts will help reduce the amount of trees cut down, saving forests endangered Indonesian forests.
House Passes Bill to Increase Logging in Northwest Forests -
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, logging, marine ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, nature, humans, water, conservation )

- 1459 days ago -
The bill, HR 1526, includes the O&C Trust, Conservation and Jobs Act, which would open logging on U.S. Bureau of Land Management lands and increase timber receipts to Jackson and other counties. -
Inside Malaysia's Shadow State
Environment  (tags: Sarawak, Chief Minister Abdul Taib Mahmud, Malaysia, Borneo, logging, corruption, devastation )

- 1552 days ago -
For 30 years, Sarawak has been governed by Chief Minister Abdul Taib Mahmud, who controls all land classification. Under his tenure, Sarawak has experienced some of the most intense rates of logging seen anywhere in the world.
Logging Endangers UNESCO World Heritage Site in Solomon Islands
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, logging, marine ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, nature, humans, water, conservation )

- 1553 days ago -
A world heritage site in the Solomon Islands is "in danger" due to logging, warns the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Connecting the Dots Between Envelopes and Clearcuts - Victory
Environment  (tags: Forest ethics, greenwash, SFI (Sustainable Forestry Initiative), lie, logging, paper, rainforest, corporations, destruction, ecosystems, Sustainabililty )

- 1599 days ago -
This week OFFICE DEPOT, SOUTHWEST AIRLINES, CRICKET COMMUNICATIONS, and HEWLETT-PACKARD joined the growing market trend against the logging industry's greenwash program, the 'Sustainable Forestry Initiative' (SFI).
The Plan to Kill Orangutans - Avaaz TAKE ACTION NOW!
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Aceh, logging, palm oil, orangutans, forests, moratorium )

- 1600 days ago -
A logging ban here in Indonesia has been a life insurance policy for our critically endangered species. But it's about to expire, and now an area the size of a small country could be turned over to mining and palm oil companies.
Email APRIL CEO Sukanto Tanoto Now - Return Lands Stolen From Local Communities - Action
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Sumatra, logging, land grab, APRIL, pulp & paper industry, indigenous communities, crime, human rights violation )

- 1661 days ago -
Earlier this week, hundreds of Indigenous villagers from communities in North Sumatra risked life and limb by standing between their forest home and the logging machinery of TPL, a company affiliated with paper giant APRIL. Response: Arrested villagers
A Lemur Emergency: Act Now!
Environment  (tags: logging, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, nature, habitat, endangered, trees, wildlife )

- 1723 days ago -
Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) found that 91 percent of the world's 103 species of lemur are at risk of extinction. One of the main threats to lemurs, a group of primates that are endemic to Madagascar, is habitat destruction--especially from
ACTION ALERT: Halt the Destruction of Oregon's Forests! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: oregon, forests, wilderness, nature, wildife, destruction, logging, enviornment protection )

- 2205 days ago -
In the spring of 2010, the Oregon Board of Forestry approved a new plan that would open up more than 100,000 acres in The Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests for logging operations.
ACTION ALERT: NO HARVEY NO! Retailing the Destruction of Australia's Native Forests! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: investigation, harvey norman stores, australia native trees, forests, logging, destruction )

- 2272 days ago -
Harvey Norman furniture is made from ancient Australian trees that are logged and sent to China for processing. Sign the petition below to stop retailing the destruction of Australia's native forests.
ACTION ALERT: Please Stop Harvey Norman Logging Ancient Australian Forest! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: harvey norman, australia, investigation, australian native forerts, logging, destruction )

- 2273 days ago -
Harvey Norman has been caught by undercover environmental investigators selling furniture that fuels the destruction of Australia's native forests.
ACTION ALERT: APP and APRIL: Stop Destroying Indonesia's Rainforests! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: asian pulp and paper, destruction, widllife, threatened, idonesian rainforests, logging, protection )

- 2275 days ago -
Join us to demand that Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) and APRIL, Indonesia's biggest pulp and paper companies, stop destroying Indonesia's precious rainforests, abusing forest peoples' rights and fueling climate change.
Murders in the Amazon to Be Added to Hundreds of Unsolved Crimes
Environment  (tags: environment, deforestation, murders, logging, activists, nature, protection, forests )

- 2290 days ago -
As deforestation escalates in the Amazon, so is murder - with five rural workers killed in the last three weeks. But the assassinations, which appear linked to opposition to illegal logging, are likely to join hundreds of other unsolved cases.
Tigers Vs. Loggers
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, tigers, logging, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2293 days ago -
Vladimir Putin may have raised hopes for Russia's endangered Amur tigers, but logging interests seem to be getting the upper hand as environmentalists jump aboard a government vs. enterprise dispute.

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