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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
- 147 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
- 195 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
- 231 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
- 285 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
- 331 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
- 342 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
- 380 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.
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
- 451 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
- 454 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
- 461 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
- 463 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
Is This the End of Yasuni National Park?
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world )

Cal
- 466 days ago - theecologist.org
With the collapse of the Yasuni-ITT Initiative, and the Ecuadorian President claiming he has no choice but to drill for oil in one of the world's most pristine areas of rainforest...
Indonesia Should Convert Logging Concessions to Protected Areas to Stop Deforestation for Plantations, Argues Study
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world )

Cal
- 467 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Reclassifying logging concessions as permanent forest estates and thereby barring them from conversion to industrial plantations would be an effective strategy for helping conserve Indonesia's fast-dwindling forests,
 

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