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ExxonMobil's New Guinea Nightmare
Environment  (tags: protection, destruction, environment, Exxonmobil, corproate greed, mining intersts, energy companies, disaster, endeforestation, ecosystems, world, politics, energy, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, green, government, nature )

Cal
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
How a US government loan enabled an environmentally destructive project plagued by lethal landslide, police repression and civil unrest
Downturn in Shade-Grown Coffee Putting Forests, Wildlife, People at Risk
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, deforestation, shade grown coffee, biodiversity, biodiversity destruction, world, wildlife, protection, healthconditions, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
Shade coffee systems also play a role in preserving connectivity within forests, especially fragmented areas. Providing corridors for animals such as migratory birds and pollinators (e.g., butterflies) is crucial for a healthy, functioning ecosystem.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Vote No on the "No More National Parks" Bill
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, politics, protection, national parks, pending legislation, acitivsm, conservation )

Cal
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
An outrageous House bill threatens to severely undermine the Antiquities Act, which was first signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt to protect special places as national monuments. Demand that your member of Congress vote NO on H.R. 1459.
Company Seeks Barge Dock Permit for Shipping Fracking Wastewater
Environment  (tags: fracking wastewater, frack waste, frack waste transport, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, destruction, protection, pollution, water, habitat, government )

Cal
- 2 days ago - ecowatch.com
Ohioans are shocked to stumble on a new proposal by GreenHunter, a Texas-based fracking wastewater company, to build a barge off-loading facility on the Ohio River in Meigs County. Barging of liquid frack waste has not been approved by the U.S. Coast Guar
DRC Deforestation Escalates Despite Resource Shortages, Protests, Rape, Homicide
Environment  (tags: deforestation, DRC< AFrica, social problems, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, healthconditions, conservation, environment, world, wildlife, water, trees, forests, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Human communities moving into in formerly forested areas pose major problems to wildlife, as their habitat is destroyed to clear land for agriculture and people bring with them a taste for bushmeat.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank President Obama for Protecting Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, conservation, protection, humans, habitat, GoodNews, ecosystems, wildlife, green, government )

Cal
- 2 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
President Obama has signed a proclamation designating almost 500,000 acres of the Potrillo Mountains, Sierra de las Uvas, Robledos Mountains and the surrounding desert in southern, New Mexico as the nation's newest monument -- Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prevent Disc Golf Course From Destroying Wildlife Habitat - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, wildlife, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, government )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Prevent the destruction of wildlife and fragile habitats by halting construction of a disc golf course in Hidden Lakes Park in California.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking In Florida
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, fracking, frack is whack, activism, nature, water, protection, energy, pollution )

Cal
- 2 days ago - act.progressflorida.org
Florida's delicate ecology and vast underground aquifer system are in danger from oil and gas fracking, including a process known as acid fracking.
The Economics of Global Warming
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, environment, money, politics, society, environment, ecosystems, destruction, world, protection, pollution, government, climate-change )

Cal
- 3 days ago - ecowatch.com
Those who don't outright deny the existence of human-caused global warming often argue we can't or shouldn't do anything about it because it would be too costly.
Bird Decline 'Smoking Gun' for Pesticide's Effects
Environment  (tags: neonicotinoids, environment, pesticides, ecosystems, wildlife, science, research, habitat, habitatdestruction, destruction, animals, protection )

Cal
- 3 days ago - bbc.com
The widespread use of a type of insecticide that has been blamed for honeybee deaths is linked to a marked decline in bird numbers in Europe, a report says.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Acid Fracking in the Everglades - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: acid fracking, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, protection, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government, politics, energy )

Cal
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
Citizens and county officials are fighting the use of acid fracking near the Florida Everglades. While acid fracking has been used before in the state, it has never been used this close to the national park
Rolling Coal: Conservatives 'Screw' Obama By Modifying Trucks to Spew Toxic Black Smoke (TEXT and VIDEO)
Environment  (tags: Americans, ethics, health conditions, environment, government, humans, pollution, protection, politics, nature )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - rawstory.com
Conservatives who detest President Barack Obama and EPA clean air regulations are modifying their vehicles to purposefully spew black smoke into the atmosphere.
ACTIVISM: Sport4Climate--Where Sports and Climate Change Meet
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, nature, politics, activism, activists, sports, ecosystems, environment, conservation, humans, protection, world )

Cal
- 4 days ago - connect4climate.org
Sport is universal. So is climate change. That's why Connect4Climate and Fórum das Américas have joined forces to launch #Sport4Climate, a global communication campaign that showcases how sport is tackling one of Earth's most formidable foes.
Anti-Fracking Clashes in Romania as Activists Break Into Chevron Site
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, fractivism, protests, Romania, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, protection, politics, healthconditions, water )

Cal
- 4 days ago - rt.com
Hundreds of protesters have broken into a Chevron site after the US oil giant resumed its search for shale gas in northeast Romania
How the Obama Administration Is Keeping Big Coal Alive
Environment  (tags: Big Coal, politics, obama, priorities, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, energy )

Cal
- 5 days ago - thenation.com
While the Obama administration is taking steps to discourage coal consumption at home, it is tacitly promoting coal exports overseas. Last
 

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