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We Need An Apartheid-Style Boycott to Save the Planet - Desmond Tutu - Via The Guardian
Environment  (tags: Article, Desmond Tutu, Climate Change, Pollution, Humans, Activism, Sustainability, World )

Victoria
- 6 days ago - theguardian.com
"We live in a world dominated by greed. We have allowed the interests of capital to outweigh the interests of human beings and our Earth", "People of conscience need to break their ties with corporations financing the injustice of climate change" he says.
Can We Share Our Planet With Wildlife?
Environment  (tags: Center for Biological Diversity, population, environment, sustainability, wildlife, humans, conservation, consumerism, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )

Angelika
- 120 days ago - cabot-institute.blogspot.de
" If governments really do get their acts together and we as a global population get our wasteful consumerism under control, we can turn the tides and make this a better world for both people and the wildlife we share it with."
Meat Consumption Draining World's Water Supply
Environment  (tags: water shortage, water, sustainability, vegan, vegetarianism, meat consumption )

Tamar
- 598 days ago - examiner.com
Saving the world from an imminent catastrophe due to a lack of water sounds like a great reason to adopt a vegan or vegetarian diet.
24 Policies to End the Earth Emergency
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, environment, global warming, greenhouse gases, habitat destruction, health conditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, Sustainability, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world )

Kit
- 681 days ago - nationofchange.org
Ecologically ignorant policies are largely responsible for the interlinked crises that are unraveling the planet's life support system.
Is There Arsenic in Your Baby's Organic Formula?
Environment  (tags: arsenic, mercury, soil contamination, Nature One, organic brown rice syrup, food safety, sustainability, environmental issues )

Tamar
- 790 days ago - examiner.com
A new study shows a high level of arsenic in organic brown rice syrup. Nature One's response, which links the arsenic to ground contamination, though, highlights how much arsenic, mercury and other toxins are everywhere
Brazil 'Risks Loss of Forest Area Equal to Germany, Italy and Austria'
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, wildlife, biodiversity, sustainability, Amazon, rainforests, forest loss, habitat loss, threat, deforestation )

Pia
- 875 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
WWF said studies suggest the new legislation could see 175 million acres of forest cleared or not restored following illegal deforestation. The legislation would open up vast swathes of the world's biggest rainforest to uses such as cattle ranching.
Willie Smits Restores a Rainforest
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, orangutans, rainforests, sustainability, water, wildlife )

Julie
- 929 days ago - ted.com
Biologist Willie Smits has found a way to re-grow clearcut rainforest in Borneo, saving local orangutans -- and creating a thrilling blueprint for restoring fragile ecosystems.
Deep Sea Fish In Deep Ocean Trouble!
Environment  (tags: oceans, fish, wildlife, ecosystems, sustainability, environment, science, tech, technology, deep-sea-fishing, scientists, warning, interesting, protection, news, commercial-fishing, activism, nature, world, conservation )

PinkMindy
- 952 days ago - physorg.com
A team of leading marine scientists from around the world are seriously recommending an end to most commercial deep sea fishing, because the world's largest ecosystem is unable to reproduce on human time scales. Deep ocean time can be centuries!
Lowman: For All Ages, Forests R Us
Environment  (tags: Meg Lowman, UN, 2011 International Year of Forests, TREE Foundation, Bette Midler, green urban spaces, legacy, sustainability, madagascar rainforest endangered, conservation protection )

Rosemary
- 1095 days ago - heraldtribune.com
The United Nations has declared 2011 as the International Year of Forests, to celebrate trees. Even the Queen of England got her hands in the dirt, launching a project in honor of her 2012 diamond jubilee to plant 6 million trees throughout the United K..
Tokyo Electric to Build US Nuclear Plants
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, environment, global warming, habitat destruction, health conditions, Nuclear energy, politics, pollution, radioactive, trees, water, Sustainability, wildlife, weather, world )

Kit
- 1131 days ago - truth-out.org
Nuclear plants the world over must be certified for what is called "SQ" or "Seismic Qualification." That is, the owners swear that all components are designed for the maximum conceivable shaking event, be it from an earthquake or an exploding -->
Reduce Virgin Fiber in Magazines - The Petition Site
Environment  (tags: petition, magazine, executives, climate, climate change, sustainability, resources, trees, recycled paper, post consumer )

Mary
- 1282 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Come one, come all!!! Let us take the important information that Julie has provided and make a difference. Calling all magazine companies to think about their impact and act accordingly. No more wasting trees, use recycled and offer digital magazines!!
End Afghan War and Dependence on Oil, Take Action!
Environment  (tags: war, govt fear-mongering, deception, corporate elite, taxes, deficits, lies, destruction, oil, sustainability, wildlife, energy, environment, humans, globalwarming, world )

Gregory
- 1341 days ago - sen4earth.org
Since Sept 11 our govt has used terrorism as excuse for war to insure access to oil, doing little to reduce dependence on oil but spending $1 Trillion and the lives and limbs of over 32,000 of our children. Govt plans another Trillion thru 2020. ACT!
10 Surprising Ways You're Killing the Earth Without Even Knowing It
Environment  (tags: Environment, Eco-Friendly, Global Warming, Environmental Consciousness, Sustainability )

Sophie
- 1512 days ago - becomingaradiologist.org
Understanding and evaluating the implications of these 10 surprisingly hazardous everyday actions can minimize negative environmental impact - no matter an individual's political leanings.
The Nature Conservancy
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, Biodiversity, Rainforests, Sustainability )

Ben
- 1531 days ago - nature.org
The Nature Conservancy -- the leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. oWe've protected more than 119 million acres of land and 5,000 miles of rivers worldwide...
Developing Ecotourism
Environment  (tags: Ecotourism, Conservation, Sustainability )

Ben
- 1848 days ago - conservation.org
The Galapagos Islands, Madagascar and Indonesia's Sulu-Sulawesi sea. Can you imagine if these breathtaking travel destinations were lost? Some of the most amazing places on Earth are also the most threatened. Our modern wonders, and their unique...
 

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