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TAKE ACTION: Penan Calling for Help: Stop the Loggers!
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, trees, rainforest, destruction )

- 2302 days ago -
For years, the Penan people in Malaysia have been fighting the timber company Interhill. Now, they have set up a blockade on the roads and are asking for international help. Interhill shall stop the logging immediately.
Veracel Destroys Rainforests and Arable Land in Favour of Cheap Paper ACTION
Environment  (tags: rainforest, environment, ecosystems, protection, Brazil )

- 2367 days ago -
The expansion of the Veracel company in Brazil continues. Forests, fields, farmers and indigenous people have to make way for eucalyptus monocultures. Like a huge army, the trees are lined up in an orderly fashion and are harvested by machine to produce
IGA (Australian Supermarket Group): Stop Using Indonesian Rainforest as Toilet Paper - PLEASE TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, endangered, sumatran tiger, rainforest, Indonesian rainforest, forests, habitatdestruction )

- 2416 days ago -
IGA Supermarkets are selling toilet paper made from Indonesian Rainforest supplied by Solaris Paper. IGA's parent company Metcash has now agreed to drop its contract with Solaris. But it hasn't ruled out trading in all products from rainforest destruction
ACTION ALERT: Save the Moskitia Rainforest and Its Indigenous People! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: rainforest, widlerness, wildlife, threatened, ecosystems, environment, protection )

- 2419 days ago -
The Moskitia is a vast area of wilderness located in eastern Honduras and Nicaragua. The area forms the largest tract of rainforest in Central America and is known as the "Little Amazon". The region consists of multiple ecosystems, including rainforest
Plant Evolved a Bat Beckoning Beacon
Environment  (tags: Plant, beacon, rainforest )

- 2425 days ago -
A rainforest vine has evolved dish-shaped leaves to attract the bats that pollinate it, scientists have found.
Get Out the Vote for RAN ACTION
Environment  (tags: RAN, rainforest, environment, ecosystems )

- 2426 days ago -
Rainforest Action Network is on the ballot this year and we need your votes! The more votes we get, the more funding we receive from the good folks at CREDO. Wanna help?
Vietnam Era Weapon Being Used to Clear the Amazon : TreeHugger
Environment  (tags: rainforest, brazil, agent orange, wildlife, destruction, habitat, environment )

- 2448 days ago -
Agent Orange is one of the most devastating weapons of modern warfare, a chemical which killed or injured an estimated 400.000 people during the Vietnam War-- and now it´s being used against the Amazon rainforest. according to officials, ranchers in
Save Last Remaining Natural Rainforest In Sumatra From Barito Pacific Group ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, rainforest, protection, habitat, nature, wildlife )

- 2489 days ago -
We respectfully urge Barito Pacific and its major shareholders not to undertake any land clearing activities in the Lestari Asri Jayan concession and allow the concession to be placed under permanent protection for the sake of the critically endangered
Brazil: Amazon Rainforest Deforestation Rises Sharply
Environment  (tags: Brazil, Amazon, rainforest, deforestration, environment )

- 2497 days ago -
Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon rainforest has increased almost sixfold, new data suggests.New satellite images show deforestation has increased from 103 sq km in March and April 2010 to 593 sq km (229 sq miles) in the same period of 2011,..........
Your Chocolate Killing Orangutans and Tigers?
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, rainforest, animals, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2523 days ago -
The destruction of rainforest in South East Asia for conversion to palm oil plantations is also causing the loss of wild animals like tigers and orangutans. Palm oil is used in many consumer products such as chocolate.
Michelle Obama, Girl Scouts Need Your Help ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, rainforest, palm oil )

- 2526 days ago -
On the eve of Earth Day 2011, join us in asking Michelle Obama to use her influence as Honorary National President of Girl Scouts USA to make Girl Scout cookies rainforest safe by their 100 Year Anniversary next cookie season!
New Transboundary National Park to Be Created By Liberia & Sierra Leone
Environment  (tags: gola forest, boundaries, rainforest, protection, conservation, national parkwildlife, habitat )

- 2667 days ago -
November 2010. The governments of Liberia and Sierra Leone have started the formal processes of designating the Gola Rainforest as a shared National Park and Protected Area. "There is every reason for us to protect the Gola Forest on both sides of our
Protect Precious Rainforest - Stop This Monstrous Building Project ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, humans, rainforest, dam, destruction )

- 2670 days ago -
The Brazilian rainforest and the indigenous peoples who live in it are endangered by the construction of the Belo Monte Dam, which would be one of the largest, most devastating infrastructure projects ever to be built in the Amazon.
Protect the Tongass ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, rainforest, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2671 days ago -
Tell President Obama to protect Alaska's Tongass rainforest
Save The Sumatran Rainforest ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, rainforest, Sumatra, habitat, nature, wildlife )

- 2711 days ago -
In the past few decades, Sumatra's lowland forests have shrunk dramatically, from 16 million hectares in 1900 to just 500,000-600,000 hectares today. With your support we can stop this destruction.

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