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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect America's Rainforest From Old-Growth Logging
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, Tongass, deforestation, rainforest, rainforest destruction, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation, humans, healthconditions, government, water, trees )

Cal
- 2 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
We have an opportunity to save the Tongass rainforest--but we need you to tell agency officials to end destructive industrial-scale old-growth logging on the Tongass much more quickly than the Forest Service's proposed 10- to 15-year timeline.
Success! - United Nations Protects Tasmanian Rainforest - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Tasmania, rainforest, logging, protected, good news, world heritage )

Marie
- 26 days ago - forcechange.com
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recently rejected an attempt by the Australian government to allow logging in a pristine Tasmanian rainforest that has been declared a world heritage area.
New Forest Reserve for Philippines
Environment  (tags: environment, rainforest, protection, reserve )

Cher Away
- 142 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
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 )

Cal
- 315 days ago - news.mongabay.com
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
TAKE ACTION: Urge Chevron to Clean Up Its Oil Spill in the Amazon
Environment  (tags: rainforest, Sustainabililty, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, world )

Beverly
- 401 days ago - therainforestsite.com
Tell Chevron to take responsibility for the devastation it has caused in the Amazon rainforest in Ecuador.
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 )

Angelika
- 442 days ago - forestethics.org
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 )

Cher Away
- 448 days ago - surfbirds.com
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 )

Angelika
- 457 days ago - amazonwatch.org
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 )

Kit
- 483 days ago - livescience.com
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 )

Angelika
- 499 days ago - climateark.org
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 )

Julie
- 508 days ago - oaklandinstitute.org
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 )

Angelika
- 536 days ago - avaaz.org
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 )

Rainfores
- 664 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
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 )

Lindsey
- 843 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
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 )

Nancy
- 846 days ago - ran.org
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.
 

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