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PETITION - Punish "Dirt Broker" Who Allegedly Dumped Trash In Wetlands
Environment  (tags: Endangered Species, wetlands, pollution, waste dumping, accountability, protected areas, prevention of further pollution, responsibility, clean up action, wildlife preservation, Wildlife Refuge system, ecosystem conservation, stronger protection )

Sabine
- 40 days ago - forcechange.com
A commercial waste broker has been indicted for allegedly dumping trash into federally protected wetlands. The Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge is home to several endangered species. Demand the maximum penalty for the person...
PETITION - Prevent Off-Shore Drilling in Canadian Gulf
Environment  (tags: off-shore drilling, Canadian Gulf, prevention of oil spills, Renewable energies, Marine Mammal Protection Act, marine ecosystems, protected areas, responsibility, Climate Action, stronger protection laws )

Sabine
- 101 days ago - forcechange.com
The Canadian government is considering a proposal that would allow off-shore oil drilling. The drilling would take place in the Gulf of St Lawrence, which currently serves as the country's most important marine ecosystem. Drilling this area would...
PETITION - Protect Polar Bears From Drilling
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, polar bears, oil and gas exploration, Threatened species, wilderness conservation, protected areas, Coastal Plain, habitat preservation, stronger protection )

Sabine
- 117 days ago - online.nwf.org
Polar bears come ashore on the Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska to den and give birth to their cubs. But the Arctic Refuge's Coastal Plain is threatened by oil and gas exploitation.
Petition: Demand An End to the Destruction of Land to Be Used for the Museum at Cape Henlopen State Park
Environment  (tags: Habitat Destruction, wildlife loss, nesting areas, Wildlife conservation, nature, protected areas )

Sabine
- 166 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The site will mean the destruction of over 100 acres of natural habitat located behind the dunes therefore destroying nesting sites and cover for wildlife.
Is the World Moving Backwards on Protected Areas?
Environment  (tags: protected areas, world, wildlife, protection, ecosystems, conservation, environment, government, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 543 days ago - news.mongabay.com
According to a sobering new paper today in Nature, only 20-50 percent of the world's land and marine protected areas are meeting their goals, while the rest are hampered by lack of funding ...
Congo: Africa's Oldest National Park Under Violent Attack By UK Oil Company
Environment  (tags: energy, intimidation, protected areas, oil exploration, politics, violence, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, animals, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 601 days ago - theecologist.org
UK oil company Soco is waging a war of violence and intimidation against those opposing its plans to drill for oil in Virunga national park,
Demand Justice for the People of Collingwood Bay, Papua New Guinea
Environment  (tags: Conflict Palm Oil, protected areas, RSPO, Act now )

Sharon
- 901 days ago - act.ran.org
The Indigenous communities of Collingwood Bay, Papua New Guinea are engaged in a high stakes battle to defend their land and culture from the threat of Conflict Palm Oil expansion and they need your help. TAKE ACTION HELP PROTECT THEIR LAND FROM PALM OIL
New Year Gift to the Planet Earth From the Amur Region
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protected areas, nature, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1940 days ago - wwf.ru
Decisions about new sanctuaries, signed by the Governor of the Amur region in the New Year's Eve, complete the creation of a system of protected areas, developed with the active participation of WWF 15 years ago.
Decision of the Governor - a Good Example for Officials
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, nature, wildlife, protected areas )

Cher
- 1975 days ago - wwf.ru
The governor of Amur region, Oleg Kozhemyako refused the Office of Mineral Resources of the Amur region in the changing boundaries of a wetland of regional significance "Aldikon", created in 2002 with support from WWF
New Protected Areas Will Help to Survive the North Karelian Coast
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, protected areas, habitat, nature )

Cher
- 2197 days ago - wwf.ru
Creation of new protected areas (PAs) in the White Sea coast in Loukhi district will preserve the unique landscapes of industrial development and vandalism "wild" tourists - to the same conclusion reached at the meeting. Together with the representatives
India Needs More Parks and Corridors for Long-Term Survival of Its Animals
Environment  (tags: india, wildlife, parks, protected areas, survival, endangered animals, wild animals, corridors, conservation, habitat )

Simone
- 2243 days ago - economictimes.indiatimes.com
In a new study, an international team of scientists has determined that the long-term survival of many large species in the midst of rapid economic growth in India will require improving existing protected areas and establishing new protected areas and
Money Woes Threaten Romanian Protected Areas
Environment  (tags: environment, Romania, protected areas, trees, forests, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher
- 2403 days ago - panda.org
Dwindling resources and bureaucratic hurdles are threatening to destroy Romania's protected area system - home to some of Europe's largest remaining natural forests.
Mexico Sea of Cortez Main Protected Areas ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, protected areas, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2517 days ago - change.org
I hereby request you to take urgent action to create an effective network of marine protected areas, as these, with strong scientific bases, are the solution to preserve and restore marine life, help restore damaged ecosystems and leave most of the
   

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