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Krispy Kreme: Stand By Your No-Deforestation Commitment and Drop IOI.
Environment  (tags: KRISPY KREME, no-deforestation pledge, deforestation-free, palm oil, rainforest, south asia, destruction, environment, humans, nature, wildlife )

- 100 days ago -
Sadly, 2 years after its promise to go deforestation-free, the donut giant is still sourcing palm oil from the ravaged rainforests of Southeast Asia.
Malaysian Assets in US Allegedly Tied to Corrupt Logging Operations
Environment  (tags: Sarawak, corruption, Malaysia, illegal logging, rainforest, government officials, Global Capitalism in operation, real estate )

- 176 days ago -
Environmentalists are calling for US and Malaysian officials to investigate allegations that real estate investments in the United States worth billions of dollars may have been funded by proceeds from corrupt logging operations in Sarawak:GLOBALIZATION
Will Indonesia Destroy Forest for Biofuel?
Environment  (tags: Greed, Indonesia, rainforest, deforestation, ecosystems, destruction )

- 304 days ago -
Bad news for the rainforest & its inhabitants: Indonesias President is planning a $1.35 billion biofuel subsidy that would speed up deforestation. The palm oil barons are looking forward to the windfall & are ready to fire up the chainsaws. Please HELP!
TAKE ACTION: Indonesian Haze: No Oil Palms on Peat! Revoke PT PEAKâEUR(TM)s License NOW
Environment  (tags: wetlands, indonesia, rainforest, forests )

- 357 days ago -
Fires continue to ravage IndonesiaâEUR(TM)s peatlands, yet the government is permitting PT PEAK, a palm oil company, to destroy a valuable peat dome currently under restoration. Tell the Indonesian government to revoke PT PEAKâEUR(TM)s license
Fight Against Deforestation and Prevent Climate Change ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: rainforest, protection, climate-change, climate, animals )

- 384 days ago -
It is absolutely critical that we save the trees and rainforests. When trees are cut down, they can no longer absorb carbon + over one billion people around the world,often impoverished, rely on forests to earn a livelihood.
Madagascar: Freedom for Forest Guardian Armand Marozafy!
Environment  (tags: Armand Marozafy, petition, rainforest )

- 403 days ago -
Release Armand Marozafy, stop ebony and rosewood trafficking and protect the Malagasy rainforest.
Stop Destroying Gorilla Habitat for Palm Oil!
Environment  (tags: Wilmar, palm oil, gorillas, deforestation, rainforest, petition )

- 468 days ago -
Palm oil giant Wilmar is clear-cutting gorilla habitat in Nigeria. Call on Wilmar and its major customer Unilever to stop the expansion immediately.
*** URGENT ***Rainforest or Chinese Profits? Stop the Nicaragua Canal ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: rainforest, ecosystems, destruction, climatechange, habitatdestruction )

- 491 days ago -
Nicaragua is planning a new canal for container ships and oil tankers. While the project is economically important for China - it would mean clear-cutting rainforests, mass resettlement and destroying Lake Nicaragua ecosystem.
The Sumatran Elephant Is Under Threat From Pizza Hut?
Environment  (tags: rainforest, wildlife, animals, destruction, endangered, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, trees, world )

- 529 days ago -
Bad news for pizza lovers, turns out Pizza Hut is still linked to rainforest destruction. Tell Pizza Hut that it s time to walk the walk, being serious about stopping deforestation means requiring Jardine Matheson to stop cutting down the rainforest.
The Death of the Forest Is the End of Our People
Environment  (tags: forest, brazil, indegenous people, survival, business, rainforest, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, humans, nature, world )

- 552 days ago -
Brazilian indigenous peoples are currently locked in a fight for survival: Big Business is pushing to scrap the constitutional protection of their ancestral territories and clear even more rainforest for soy monoculture, cattle, hydropower and mining.
Help Stop the Northern Gateway Pipeline in Canada - NRDC's Save BioGems
Environment  (tags: Environment, Canada, Spirit Bear, Marine Wildlife, Endangered Species, First Nations, Oil Industry, Habitat destruction, Ecosystem, Rainforest, Trees, NRDC, Petition to sign )

- 610 days ago -
Canada's federal government has just approved the Northern Gateway tar sands pipeline, which threatens to destroy the coastal rainforest home of the Spirit Bear and First Nations communities that have thrived there for thousands of years.
Stop a Billion-Dollar Gift to the Palm Oil Industry!
Environment  (tags: rainforest, palm oil industry, destruction, conservation, endangered, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, wildlife, trees )

- 614 days ago -
Please sign our petition and help our partners protect the remaining Indonesian rainforest by getting this disastrous legislation scrapped.
Stop a Massive Dead-End Road From Being Built Through the Tongass National Forest
Environment  (tags: rainforest, rivers, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, Highway construction, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, pollution, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

- 679 days ago -
We have until December 31 to tell the Army Corps of Engineers to stop a destructive dead-end road from being built through ancient rainforest and devastating a national treasure, Berners Bay.
Sign the Petition to Chevron
Environment  (tags: pollution, chevron, toxic wastewater, rainforest, oil drilling, Ecuadorian Amazon, indigenous, farmers, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, trees, water, animals )

- 691 days ago -
Pay your debt of $9.5 million to indigenous and farmer communities in the Ecuadorian Amazon"
Protect America's Rainforest From Old-Growth Logging
Environment  (tags: rainforest, trees, forest, wolves, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, wildlife )

- 745 days ago -
We have an opportunity to save the Tongass rainforest -- but we need your help to tell officials to end destructive industrial-scale old-growth logging on the Tongass more quickly than the Forest Service's proposed 10-15 year timeline.

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