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The Fight to Keep Toxic Mining Out of El Salvador
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, world, mining interests, healthconditions, ecosystems, energy, destruction )

Cal
- 37 days ago - thenation.com
Nearly thirty years ago, the Wisconsin-based Commerce Group Corp. purchased a gold mine near the San Sebastian River in El Salvador and contaminated the water.Now the river is orange.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mining Kills Tibetan Glaciers and Poisons Three Main Rivers of Southeast Asia
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, MINING INTERESTS, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection, wildlife, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, water, trees )

Cal
- 42 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We are shocked by recent images showing the destruction of glaciers and water sources by illegal mining in the Sanjiangyuan nature reserve.
Mining Threatens to Eat Up Northern Europe's Last Wilderness
Environment  (tags: deforestation, mining interests, europe, pollution, protection, wildlife, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, politics, government )

Cal
- 58 days ago - theguardian.com
Vast network of rivers, lakes and mountains in Finland, Sweden and Norway at risk from being exploited for rare earth and other minerals
The Deep Ocean Is Crucial to a Healthy Planet, and Now Companies Want to Strip-Mine It for Metals
Environment  (tags: deep ocean ecosystems, mining interests, conservation, destruction, environment, ecosystems, oceans, politics, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, humans, protection )

Cal
- 65 days ago - takepart.com
Though the deep ocean covers more than half the planet, we know more about the surface of the moon than about life in the far recesses of the sea. Scientists have come together to protect the deep sea before it's too late.
A Paradise Being Lost: Peru's Most Important Forests Felled for Timber, Crops, Roads, Mining
Environment  (tags: deforestation, mining interests, habitat, destruction, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, environment, government, green, protection, forests, trees, world, politics, nature )

Cal
- 79 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Despite a comprehensive forestry reform in 2000, when a forestry concession system was adopted, up to 90 percent of timber extracted from forests in Peru is likely done so illegally.
Community Self-Defense Against Mining Mega-Projects
Environment  (tags: activism, mining interests, indienous rights, defending theland, corporate greed, plunder, activists, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, protection, humans, oceans )

Cal
- 81 days ago - theecologist.org
f the state does not defend citizens against the violence and destruction of mining, people and communities must defend themselves
Tin Mining, Palm Oil Plantations Wreaking Havoc on Small Indonesian Island
Environment  (tags: deforestation, mining interests, palm oil, biodiversity, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, destruction, ecosystems, environment, protection, nature, humans, government, world, wildlife, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 87 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Belitung Island has lost 10 percent of its remaining forests in 13 years, few protections in place despite biological importance
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the World's Most Prolific Wild Salmon Runs in Alaska
Environment  (tags: MINING INTERESTS, salmon runs, endangered, animals, environment, ecosystems, water, humans, oceans, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, pollution, green, government, protection )

Cal
- 92 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
A mining corporation wants to build a monstrous open pit copper-gold mine at the headwaters of Alaska's Bristol Bay--home to the largest and most productive wild salmon runs on Earth.
AUSTRALIA: Coal Terminals, Dredging Putting Great Barrier Reef at Risk, Senate Inquiry Told
Environment  (tags: world, Australia, pollution, protection, mining interests, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy )

Cal
- 101 days ago - abc.net.au
The fast-tracking of coal terminals and dredging along Queensland's coast was endangering the health of vital marine ecosystems, a conservation group has told a Senate inquiry.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Mining at Mt. St. Helens!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, MINING INTERESTS, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 103 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
During the last 30 years, mining interests have tried and failed to kick-start mining efforts on 900 acres just outside the boundary of the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument.
Cherished Redwood Region Threatened By Nickel Mines
Environment  (tags: protection, water, nature, ecosystems, mining interests, environment, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 116 days ago - ecowatch.com
Exploration for open-pit nickel mines is proposed for both these basins; plans are pending at the U.S. Forest Service
Will a Mine Spoil One of the World's Greenest Countries?
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, world, mining interests, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, green, government, pollution, forests )

Cal
- 149 days ago - takepart.com
Where it once recommended establishing a park, multinational Alcoa wants to dig for tin
ACTIVISM: Conflict With Local Communities Hits Mining and Oil Companies Where It Hurts
Environment  (tags: activism, indigenous rights, corporate greed, mining interests, energy companies, costs of activism, local pwoer vs. corporate power, protection, ecosystems, environment, conservation, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics )

Cal
- 165 days ago - ipsnews.net
Conflicts with local communities over mining, oil and gas development are costing companies billions of dollars a year. One corporation alone reported a six billion dollar cost over a two-year period according to the first-ever peer-reviewed study on the
Australian Uranium Mining in Greenland Is Tearing the Country in Half
Environment  (tags: exploitation, mining interest, mining interests, Greenland, protection, habitat, environment, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, nature, pollution, humans, government, politics, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 167 days ago - theecologist.org
Last October Greenland repealed a law that banned uranium mining. Now mysterious Australian mining companies are staking out the country for exploitation
Mining Showdown in Andes Over Unique PáRamo Lands
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining interests, healthconditions, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, wildlife, nature )

Cal
- 188 days ago - e360.yale.edu
High-altitude neotropical ecosystems known as páramos are increasingly at risk in Colombia and elsewhere in South America as major mining companies seek to exploit rich deposits of gold and other minerals
 

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