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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the State of Michigan From Executing a Sale of Over 10,000 Acres of Public Forest Land for Mining Op
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, destruction, ecosystems, mining interests, greed, politics, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, water, protection, pollution )

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- 43 days ago - change.org
The land is prime habitat for wildlife and the proposed mining operations will threaten these animals including the fragile wolf population.
TAKE ACTION NOW! NEWMONT MINING: Don't Destroy Peruvian Ecosystems in Search of Profit
Environment  (tags: activism, mining interests, environment, indigneous rights, people vs. profits destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 50 days ago - action.sumofus.org
The world's second biggest gold mining corporation is at war with an indigenous Peruvian farmer.
TAKE ACTION NOW! DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: Ban Mining to Protect Treasured Mountain
Environment  (tags: mining interests, deforestaiton, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 108 days ago - forcechange.com
A diverse mountain habitat is in danger of total destruction by a mining operation. A mining company owns a large portion of the mountain and is currently conducting an environmental assessment for nickel extraction.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Coveted Park From Mine Expansion
Environment  (tags: Mining interests, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, protection, government, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 117 days ago - forcechange.com
The Skyline Wilderness Park is Napa, CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s largest outdoor recreational area.The expansion would scar the land and endanger local wildlife and plant habitat. Treasured hiking trails would be displaced
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Deer From Mine Expansion in Nevada
Environment  (tags: endangered, animals, destruction, mining interests, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, humans )

Cal
- 130 days ago - forcechange.com
A large population of Ruby Mountain mule deer is in danger by the proposed expansion of one of America's largest gold mines. The mine seeks to expand operations by more than 4,000 acres
TAKE ACTION NOW! No Forest Destruction for Coal! Justice for the People of Borneo!
Environment  (tags: mining interests, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, climate-change, healthconditions, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 168 days ago - action.wdm.org.uk
BHP-Billiton is planning to build massive coal mines stretching over an area more than twice the size of London, destroying some of the last pockets of primary rainforest in Borneo
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Sell National Forest to Mining Company
Environment  (tags: mining interests, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, protection, wildlife, nature, healthconditions )

Cal
- 169 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the sale of 2,400 acres of the Tonto National Forest to a mining conglomerate that wants to take its copper
Peru's Rainforest Turns to Wasteland From Illegal Gold Mining
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, world, mining interests, greed, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 172 days ago - nbcnews.com
Decades of illegal gold mining have transformed large expanses of virgin Peruvian rainforest into pocked, denuded, mercury-poisoned wastelands.
'Acutely Toxic' Mine Waste Threatens the Death of Norway's Fjords
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, mining interests, wildlife, world, ecosystems, destruction, environment, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government )

Cal
- 177 days ago - theecologist.org
Two huge open pit mines in northern Norway are on the verge of approval, writes Tina Andersen Vågenes - even though they would dump hundreds of millions of tonnes of tailings in fjords where wild salmon spawn.
Tackling Climate Change And Remaking the Economy - In Navajo Country
Environment  (tags: mining interests, Navajo Reservation, climate-change, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, protection, nature, pollution, healthconditions, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 183 days ago - occupy.com
In 1970, the Peabody Coal Company began mining on the reservation. Although tribal members were initially enthusiastic about the jobs the mine would provide, over time the relationship grew rocky.The company pumped billions of gallons of water from the
TAKE ACTION NOW! MICHIGAN: Stop the Expansion of Eagle Mine
Environment  (tags: mining interests, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, politics, nature, humans )

Cal
- 186 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
- 189 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
- 195 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
- 196 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
- 199 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.
 

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