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TAKE ACTION NOW! MICHIGAN: Stop the Expansion of Eagle Mine
Environment  (tags: mining interests, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, politics, nature, humans )

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- 3 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Help protect the Yellow Dog River in the Upper Peninsula from the encroachment of sulfide mining. The Minerals Management Office of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is considering the application of Eagle Mine LLC to lease about 40 acres of la
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save America's Boundary Waters Wilderness
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, mining interests, destruction, pollution, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 6 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness covers more than 1 million acres of untamed natural beauty in northern Minnesota.Now this amazing ecosystem is at risk from sulfide mining, a particularly risky type of mining that's never been permitted in Minnes
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Jaguars and Ocelots From Open-Pit Mining
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, mining interests, wildlife, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 11 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Now a proposed open-pit copper mine would destroy their homes, along with a critical movement corridor that's essential to other cats recolonizing Arizona, their home for thousands of years.
New Laws May Turn Brazil's Forests Into Mines
Environment  (tags: wildlife, protection, conservation, mining interests, environment, ecosystems, pollution, animals )

Cal
- 12 days ago - news.mongabay.com
One proposal is calling for 10 percent of the country's most stringently protected areas (PAs) to be developed for mining, which would affect an area the size of Switzerland encompassing national parks, biological reserves, and wildlife refuges. -
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: SAY NO TO FUNDING REEF DESTRUCTION
Environment  (tags: Great barrie rReef, mining interests, planned development, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, oceans, protection, pollution, water, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 16 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
Massive coal projects threaten to destroy our Great Barrier Reef. Indian mining giant Adani needs billions to finance its Abbot Point coal terminal and Carmichael mega-mine.
The Fight to Keep Toxic Mining Out of El Salvador
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, world, mining interests, healthconditions, ecosystems, energy, destruction )

Cal
- 58 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
- 64 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
- 80 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
- 87 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
- 101 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
- 102 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
- 108 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
- 114 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
- 122 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
- 124 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.
 

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