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Sign the Petition: End Rainforest Logging in Tasmania
Environment  (tags: tasmania, rainforest destruction, old growth forests, fragile ecosystems, habitat loss, protected areas, prevention of woodland loss, preservation of natural treasures, forest conservation, Habitat preservation, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 23 days ago - wilderness.org.au
The Tasmanian Government plans to log 420,000 hectares of protected old growth rainforests--like the Tarkine and Blue Tier. It beggars belief that a Tasmanian Government would take the axe to conservation reserves, when nature-based tourism and credible..
Petition - The World's Forests Are At Stake ~ PepsiCo Must Respond
Environment  (tags: Pepsico, rainforest destruction, greenhouse gases, Climate Crisis, habitat loss, prevention of woodland loss, preservation of ecosystems, conservation areas, rainforest before profits, commercial exploitation, responsibilities, sustainable business )

Kalliope
- 46 days ago - ran.org
Sign the petition and demand PepsiCo takes immediate action to end its role in driving forest destruction. Tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia, the Amazon and Africa absorb massive amounts of greenhouse gases and have been one of the most important...
Petition - Stop Chocolate Corporations From Funding This Environmental Crisis
Environment  (tags: Corporate Responsibility, chocolate, Cocoa farming, environmental crisis, cote d'ivoire, rainforest destruction, prevention of exploitation, prevention of habitat destruction, wildlife losses, Wildlife conservation, rainforest preservation, ecosystems )

Kalliope
- 48 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Chocolate companies are funding an environmental crisis in West Africa by buying illegally-grown cocoa beans from the area, a new investigation has revealed. Mondelez, which owns Cadbury, and Ferrero -- makers of Kinder Surprise -- have been sourcing...
Petition - Block a Highway of Destruction Through the Bolivian Amazon!
Environment  (tags: Bolivia's Amazon, Highway construction, rainforest destruction, environmental damages, habitat loss, national park protection, fragile ecosystems, wildlife preservation, prevention of woodland loss, Indigenous rights and justice, conservation areas )

Kalliope
- 48 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The inhabitants of the Bolivian Amazon are calling for our help: In 2014, international pressure helped prevent a road through the TIPNIS national park. The government has now revived its road-building plan. Please sign our petition and help block a...
Petition - Don't Trash the Rainforest for "Green" Jet Fuel!
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, rainforest economy, fragile ecosystems, palm oil industry, Jet Fuel, biofuels, habitat loss, prevention of commercial exploitation, prevention of environmental damages, wildlife losses, alternative fuel, responsibility, protection )

Kalliope
- 55 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
International aviation wants to achieve "carbon-neutral growth" by using up to 285 million tons of biofuels a year, according to the ICAO. What the industry representatives aren't saying: this will mean burning palm oil as jet fuel and destroying...
Petition - Don't Cut Roads Through the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, Highway construction, prevention of woodland loss, prevention of habitat destruction, fragile ecosystems, CO2emissions, wildlife losses, Wildlife conservation, Roadless Area Protection, environmental consequences, responsibility )

Kalliope
- 60 days ago - forcechange.com
Don't clear miles of trees to build a highway through the middle of the endangered Amazon rain forest. Tens of thousands of miles of the Amazon rain forest have been destroyed to make room for more than 520 highways.
Petition: Ban Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil industry, banning, rainforest destruction, environmental damages, wildlife losses, prevention of habitat destruction, CO2emissions, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, responsible sourcing )

Kalliope
- 82 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The majority of Palm oil comes from Indonesia. They are illegally burning forests that are hundreds of years old, and hold a lot of carbon that is released into the air when its burning. It is the number one producer of carbon....burning forests.
Petition: Stop Palm Oil Biofuel That Drives Deforestation and Destroys Orangutans Homes
Environment  (tags: palm oil industry, biofuels, rainforest destruction, Deforestration, Habitat Destruction, Endangered Species, environmental damage, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, responsible sourcing, Climate Change, rainforest conservation, protection )

Kalliope
- 89 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Rainforests are cleared and burned and endangered species such as the orangutans dying to expand production of palm oil and other food-based biofuels to power our cars. EU policies have generated huge demand for biofuels. Today, biofuels are mainly...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Trashing the Rainforest for Coffee Pods!
Environment  (tags: RAINFOREST DESTRUCTION, mining interests, pollution, protection, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, world )

AWAY AWHI
- 370 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Pods are tough on the planet;bauxite mines are eating into rainforests for the needed aluminum, most of which ends up in landfills after use. Tell the coffee companies to put an end to this needless destruction
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urgent: Gorillas in Danger! Stop the Superhighway
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, rainforests, africa, world, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitatdestruction, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 401 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River state in Nigeria plans to build a major thoroughfare through the middle of the state, destroying a national park, adjoining forest reserves, indigenous communities, and wildlife in its wake.
Crystal Pepsi - the Ad They Don't Want You to See
Environment  (tags: PALM OIL, Pepsi, rainforest destruction, palm oil, ethics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, wildlife, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 494 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
PepsiâEUR(TM)s conflict palm oil is driving rainforest destruction and the extinction of already endangered animals like orangutans, tigers, and elephants. Workers in the palm oil industry are paid unethically low wages, and many donâEUR(TM)t have adequate health a
PLEASE SIGN! Stop the Destruction of the Ekuri PeopleâEUR(TM)s Rainforest in Nigeria!
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, rainforest destruction, world, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

AWAY AWHI
- 652 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Stop the Cross River State superhighway until a new route can be found that will safeguard the rainforests of the Ekuri people.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Get Stihl Chainsaws Out of the Rainforest!
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, abuse, cutting down rainfroests, activism, corporate complicity, Stihl, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife )

AWAY AWHI
- 653 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
German chainsaw manufacturer Stihl is making itself an accomplice to the illegal destruction of rainforests in Malaysia: the distribution of Stihl equipment there is handled by KTS Group, an opaque web of timber and palm oil companies notorious for run
For All Citizens in Germany - A Guide for All Palm Oil Free Products ! Please Share !!!
Environment  (tags: palm oil industry, guide, rainforest destruction )

Angela
- 711 days ago - umweltblick.de
This will help you, find supermarkets and online shops with food, body care, baby food, detergents, etc. without PALM OIL and so you can protect the rainforest and its animals !
Don't Ignore Deforestation at the U.N. Climate Change Conference ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, climate-change, ecosystems, climate, animals )

Angela
- 772 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The worlds tropical rainforests are under threat. Millions of acres of trees are cut down or burned each year to create new farm and pasture land for cattle ranching, oil palm plantations, and other crops.
 

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