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New Forest Reserve for Philippines
Environment  (tags: environment, rainforest, protection, reserve )

- 1510 days ago -
An 80,000-acre reserve on Palawan Island in the Philippines is to be created by Rainforest Trust and the Center for Sustainability (a Palawan-based NGO) in association with the Puerto Princesa city government
GOOD NEWS! Indigenous People of Honduras Granted One Million Hectares of Rainforest
Environment  (tags: rainforest, native rights, world, protection, habitat, environment, destruction, green, GoodNews, politics, nature, wildlife, humans, ecosystems )

- 1682 days ago -
One-hundred and fifty years after a treaty with England granted the Miskito people rights over their land--a treaty which was never fully respected--the government of Honduras has officially handed over nearly a million hectares (970,000 hectares) of tro
Connecting the Dots Between Envelopes and Clearcuts - Victory
Environment  (tags: Forest ethics, greenwash, SFI (Sustainable Forestry Initiative), lie, logging, paper, rainforest, corporations, destruction, ecosystems, Sustainabililty )

- 1809 days ago -
This week OFFICE DEPOT, SOUTHWEST AIRLINES, CRICKET COMMUNICATIONS, and HEWLETT-PACKARD joined the growing market trend against the logging industry's greenwash program, the 'Sustainable Forestry Initiative' (SFI).
Greenpeace Demands RSPO Strengthen Standards, Expel Rogue Forest Destroyers
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife, rainforest, tigers, palm oil )

- 1815 days ago -
Hundreds of hectares of rainforest and tiger habitat protected under the Indonesian government's moratorium have been destroyed, revealed Greenpeace International, following an investigation into Duta Palma, a notorious Indonesian palm oil producer
On Earthday TAKE ACTION for the Amazon !
Environment  (tags: Amazon, rainforest, earthday, "11th Oil Round", exploitation, Ecuador, President Correa )

- 1824 days ago -
In honor of Earth Day and for our common future, let's raise our voices together! Sign, share and tweet like mad !
Surprising Depth to Global Warming's Effects
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, world )

- 1850 days ago -
Knowing how much heat the ocean absorbs is vital to understanding sea level rise (the oceans expand as they warm), and predicting how much, and how fast, the atmosphere will warm.
Tell Avon, NJ: Old-Growth Rainforest Boardwalks Cause Abrupt Climate Change - ACTION
Environment  (tags: Avon, New Jersey, timber, old growth, rainforest, climatchange, ecosystems, boardwalk )

- 1867 days ago -
Unless we break the cycle of destroying ecosystems for luxury consumption, we can expect further climate weirding and biosphere collapse. Tell Avon to please follow New York Cities lead and use readily available alternatives.
TAKE ACTION!!! Cameroon: Stop Palm Oil Plantations From Destroying Africa's Ancient Rainforests and Local Livelihoods
Environment  (tags: palm oil, rainforest, destruction, environment, plantations, protection, wildlife, forests, humans )

- 1875 days ago -
US non-profit organization are involved in a land deal that is about to destroy over 300 sq miles of rainforest and the livelihoods of thousands of rural Cameroonians. If the project goes forward, farmland and forest and forest will be replaced by a giant
Oil Showdown in the Amazon - TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: Amazon, Ecuador, Big Oil, indigenous people, rainforest, habitatdestruction, greenhousegases, ecosystems, destruction, globalwarming, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 1903 days ago -
Ecuador's Kichwa people have asked for our help to stop the government turning their forest home into an oil field.
ACT NOW to Stop the Bulldozers in the Nature Reserve in Sulawesi!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, environment, rainforest, Sulawesi, Indonesia, nickel mine, wildlife, nature, habitatdestruction, destruction, animals, forests, government )

- 2031 days ago -
A unique rainforest in Indonesia is under threat: The district chief has granted permission for test drillings for a nickel mine. Mangroves and ironwood trees were cut down. The destruction can still be stopped - please write to the Indonesian government!
Land Grab Bill Threatens America's Rainforest! TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: America, rainforest, destruction, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, nature, trees, wildlife, protection )

- 2210 days ago -
If passed, this legislation will hand over tens of thousands of acres to Sealaska Corporation for clearcutting and commercial development. Gone will be towering stands of trees as old as 500 years and as big as 10 feet in diameter...
Rainforest Action Network ACTION
Environment  (tags: rainforest, environment, ecosystems, protection, Indonesia, orangutans )

- 2213 days ago -
Action Page with Today's Action:Stop the fires in Indonesia and save Sumatran orangutans Tell the president of Indonesia to stop palm oil companies from burning the Tripa forest of Sumatra--critical habitat for endangered orangutans.
Colombia: European Energy Co. Plans to Flood Rainforest TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Colombia, rainforest, dam, destruction, conservation, environment, habitat, nature, protection, trees, wildlife )

- 2239 days ago -
So far the Rio Magdalena river is flowing naturally through the rainforest and is home to many species. Beginning with the construction work on the giant embankment dam El Quimbo, this unique biotope will disappear forever. 82 square kilometres of rainfo
Save the Orangutans of Indonesia! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: orangutan, rainforest, palm oil, Indonesia, destruction, conservation, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 2251 days ago -
In particular the effects that clear cutting and burning of the rainforest on the Islands of Borneo and Sumatra, for the purpose of harvesting lumber and creating Palm Oil plantations respectively, is having on the indigenous Orangutan population.
Stop Plans For Illegal Mining In the Rainforest! SIGN!
Environment  (tags: rainforest, mining, animals, destruction, conservation, environment, forests, habitat, nature, protection, trees, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 2308 days ago -
A local chief of ancestral land in Sierra Leone, Africa,has illegally leased land in the Gola Rainforest to UK-owned Sabel Mining in April. Sable Mining issued a statement in May announcing its purchase of an 80 percent interest in Red Rock Mining...

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