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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
- 41 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.
Logger Continues to Destroy Indonesian Rainforest Despite Green Promises
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, corporate greed, abuse, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, pollution, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, forests, politics, nature, oceans )

Cal
- 88 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Indonesian logging giant Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) is continuing to destroy endangered rainforests on Sumatra despite a high profile commitment to clean up its operations
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Rainforest From Oil Drilling - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, rainforest destruction )

Cal
- 124 days ago - forcechange.com
Halt proposed oil drilling in the Amazon rainforest and nearby Yasuni National Park
TAKE ACTION! Tell Procter & Gamble's CEO to Stop Using Palm Oil Linked to Deforestation
Environment  (tags: TAKE ACTION! conservation, destruction, palm oil, Sumatra, rainforest destruction, Procter & Gamble )

Beatrice
- 179 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The Indonesian rainforest -- home to 10-15% of all species on earth, including the last remaining 400 Sumatran tigers -- is being methodically destroyed. And the biggest driver of this destruction is palm oil, an ingredient in everything from cookies to
TAKE ACTION NOW! WALMART and KMART "Don't Sell Rainforest Destruction -- Don't Sell Paseo Tissue Products!"
Environment  (tags: environment, ethics, rainforest destruction, business, corporate, economy, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 224 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Paseo products have no recycled content -- they're made of 100% virgin tree fiber. Worse, those trees come from pulpwood plantations that are eating into Indonesia's rainforests and destroying the last Sumatran tiger habitat.
Company Accused of Logging Endangered Rainforest Trees in Breach of Timber Legality Certificate
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, environment, ecosystems, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world, pollution, forests, destruction )

Cal
- 235 days ago - news.mongabay.com
APRIL partner accused of clearing forests and felling endangered tropical hardwoods. Indonesian NGO says the wood supplier is linked to corruption and its legal timber certificate should be revoked
Palm Oil Company Bumitama Under Fire for Clearing Rainforest, Endangering Orangutans
Environment  (tags: corporate, corruption, abuse, rainforest destruction, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, protection, nature, humans, green )

Cal
- 274 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Multiple allegations have been made against the Indonesian palm oil producer for setting up illegal plantations, violating its own commitments to stop clearing forests and misrepresenting its membership in the RSPO.
PETIITION - PLEASE SIGN - Stop the Oil for Ape Scandal in Borneo
Environment  (tags: Orangutan Murder, Rainforest Destruction, Corruption, Greed, endangered, forests, habitatdestruction )

Col
- 311 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
...The Orangutans being murdered, are cut off from the Park and trapped on the opposite side of the River.They cannot swim. They cannot cry for help. Palm Oil is short-term. It destroys everything forever....
PETITION - Please Sign - The Plan to Kill Orangutans
Environment  (tags: Rainforest Destruction, Animal Extinction, Orangutan Deaths, Ecocollapse, Habitat DestructionSustainabililty )

Col
- 312 days ago - avaaz.org
Right now in one of Indonesia's most pristine and untouched forests, a local Governor wants to let mining and palm oil companies move in to decimate areas the size of a million football fields! And the national Forestry Ministry looks like it might let
Massive Protests Seek to Halt Romanian Gold Mining Project
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, endangered, rainforest destruction, corporate abuse, corproate greed, world, ecosystems, forests, protection )

Cal
- 345 days ago - globalpost.com
Some 15,000 people filled the streets of Bucharest in recent days to protest a draft law passed by the government designed to approve Europe's largest gold mining project in Rosia Montana, a small town in northern Romania.
Controversial Oil Palm Company Now Accused of Illegal Logging in Cameroon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world )

Cal
- 348 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Environmental group, Greenpeace, has accused Herakles Farms of illegal logging in Cameroon after the company has already been lambasted by scientists and conservationists for its plan to build a 70,000 hectare palm oil plantation in one of Africa's most b
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Elephant, Tiger and Orangutan Habitats in Sumatra
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world )

Cal
- 355 days ago - change.org
Every minute on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, five football fields of rainforest are cleared for timber and replaced with pulpwood, rubber and oil palm plantations.
Harrison Ford Causes Stir Investigating Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world, world )

Cal
- 357 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Harrison Ford sparked a complaint from Indonesia's top forest official after the actor asked a series of tough questions about ongoing rainforest destruction in the Southeast Asian nation
 

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