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Stop Construction of Dam That Threatens Indigenous Peoples, Rainforests and Endangered Species in Cambodia - Via Force Change
Environment  (tags: Environment, Cambodia, Areng Valley, Humans, Wild Animals, Rainforests, Habitat destruction, Endangered Species, Asian Elephant, Clouded Leopard, Extinction, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 262 days ago - forcechange.com
Place pressure on Sinohydro, China's largest hydropower company with the most involvement in Stung Cheay Areng dam, and the Cambodian government, to stop the project immediately to save the villagers, environment, and rare species of the Areng Valley.
Surprising Reasons to Be Optimistic About Saving Forests -
Environment  (tags: deforestation, rainforests, forests, good news, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 162 days ago - news.mongabay.com
the world is finally starting to recognize the value of services afforded by healthy ecosystems and the contributions make by local and indigenous communities in keeping forests standing. -
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect The Leuser Ecosystem in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: mininginteress, rainforests, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, government, protection, wildlife, world, nature, politics )

Cal
- 165 days ago - ran.org
the Leuser Ecosystem exists at a tenuous crossroads. Despite being protected under Indonesian national law, massive industrial development for palm oil, pulp and paper plantations and mining threaten the entire ecosystem, as well as the continued wellbein
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect America's Rainforest From Old-Growth Logging
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, Tongass, rainforests, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, trees )

Cal
- 229 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The U.S. Forest Service is embarking on a process to amend the Tongass National Forest management plan for the purpose of phasing out large-scale old-growth logging.
A Conservationist Sees Signs of Hope for World's Rainforests
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, rainforests, conservation, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 171 days ago - e360.yale.edu
After decades of sobering news, a prominent conservationist says he is finally finding reason to be optimistic about the future of tropical forests.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Rainforests Worldwide!
Environment  (tags: rainforests, preservation, ecosystems, environment, conservation, world, protection, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 293 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign this petition to create butterfly credits in support of the Rainforest Trust, let's save the rainforests of this world and their inhabitants 1,000 square feet at a time!
Protect Woodlark Island�s Pacific Rainforests and Indigenous Forest Gardens From Corrupt Logging
Environment  (tags: pacific rainforests, rainforests, animals, conservation, destruction, endangered, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 126 days ago - forests.org
PNG's continued well-being and community advancement depend critically upon ending industrial old-growth forest logging to base development upon standing old forests.
Rainforests: 10 Things to Watch in 2015
Environment  (tags: rainforests, politics, ecosystems, environment, humans, protection, forests )

Cal
- 111 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Here's a quick look ahead at what might be in store for tropical forests in 2015.
Success: Palm Oil Companies Place Moratorium on Deforestation - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Environment, Rainforests, Trees, Palm Oil Industry, Deforestation, CO2 emissions )

Victoria
- 213 days ago - forcechange.com
Five major palm oil companies - notorious for destroying large areas of rainforest to make room for their palm oil plantations - have agreed to hold a 12 month moratorium on deforestation while an environmental impact study is being conducted.
TAKE ACTION, Help Save the Last Forest on Earth Where Tigers, Elephants, Rhinos and Orangutans Live Together
Environment  (tags: Petition, rainforests, endangered, Indonesia, Sumatra, sun bears, tigers, orangutans, rhinos, elephants, palm oil, logging, mining, animals )

Beatrice
- 341 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The last place on earth where critically endangered Sumatran tigers, rhinos, sun bears, elephants and orangutans are found together in one forest is under threat from mining, logging and palm oil companies. Conservation groups are fighting a spatial plan
Tell McDonald's to Go Deforestation-Free - Via Union of Concerned Scientists
Environment  (tags: Environment, Palm Oil, Deforestation, Rainforests, Trees, Habitat destruction, CO2 emissions, Endangered Species, Sutainability, Big Business, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 245 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Tell McDonald's, the largest fast food company in the world, to use Deforestation-Free, sustainable palm oil for the sake of our atmosphere, tropical forests and endangered species, instead of plantations destroying forest and habitat releasing carbon.
Santander: Stop Financing Extinction!
Environment  (tags: Santander, extinction, diggers, indonesia, rainforests, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 74 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Right now, diggers are obliterating IndonesiaâEUR(TM)s rainforests, pushing orangutans, tigers and sun bears to the edge of extinction.
Don't Let Your Shampoo and French Fries Destroy Tropical Forests and Displace Orangutans
Environment  (tags: palm oil, deforestation, climate change, petitions, rainforests )

Freya
- 14 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Global fast-food and packaged-goods companies use palm oil to make everything from french fries to cosmetics to shampoo. But palm oil is a major driver of deforestation and global warming.
   

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