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TAKE ACTION NOW! Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador's Yasuni Rainforests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, oil production, AMazon, uncontacted tribes, indigenous rights, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, protection, pollution, world, wildlife, water, trees, conservation, green, government, politics, humans, nature )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forests.org
Ecuador's mega-diverse Yasuni National Park is again threatened by oil industry road construction as state oil company Petroamazonas has in secret constructed a road into the world-famous Amazon rainforest - violating environmental laws and threatening un
Rebuilding Kissama: War-Torn Angola's Only National Park Affected By Deforestation, But Refaunation Gives Hope
Environment  (tags: deforestation, wildlife, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, government, green, water, trees )

Cal
- 5 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Angola is one of Africa's most biologically diverse countries, boasting a long Atlantic coastline, dense equatorial forests, rivers thick with mangroves, vast desert expanses, rolling savannah grasslands and high-altitude rocky outcrops.
STOP Peanut Butter Company From Destroying Rain Forests *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, trees )

Frans
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
Endangered orangutans and tigers continue to suffer at the hand of the palm oil industry. Rampant deforestation, forest fires, and peatland destruction are quickly eliminating the homes of these precious creatures and contributing to climate change....
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
- 7 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.
30% of Borneo's Rainforests Destroyed Since 1973
Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitat destruction, wildlife, trees, humans, habitat loss, biodiversity, destruction, forests )

Cal
- 13 days ago - news.mongabay.com
More than 30 percent of Borneo's rainforests have been destroyed over the past forty years due to fires, industrial logging, and the spread of plantations, finds a new study
Say NO to New Dams on the Upper Green River! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, government, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water )

Frans
- 15 days ago - act.americanrivers.org
As part of Wyoming's new statewide water strategy, Gov. Matt Mead is considering whether to recommend building two large dams near the headwaters of the Green River at the foot of the Wind River Range. The two dams -- one of which would impound 150,000 ...
DRC Deforestation Escalates Despite Resource Shortages, Protests, Rape, Homicide
Environment  (tags: deforestation, DRC< AFrica, social problems, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, healthconditions, conservation, environment, world, wildlife, water, trees, forests, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 19 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Human communities moving into in formerly forested areas pose major problems to wildlife, as their habitat is destroyed to clear land for agriculture and people bring with them a taste for bushmeat.
We Are Making Ebola Outbreaks Worse By Cutting Down Forests
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, ecosystems, forests, healthconditions, humans, nature, protection, trees, world )

Joanne
- 22 days ago - motherjones.com
When will we ever learn that nothing stands on its own, then all things are interconnected? maybe not until after we extinguish ourselves.
No Restrictions: Japan's Demand for Illegal Wood Driving Rampant Deforestation in Siberia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Japan, Siberia, habitatdestruction, habitat, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, world, wildlife, protection, pollution, endangered, government, humans, nature, trees )

Cal
- 26 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Japan has made no strides to reduce its import of illegal timber. Instead, it is knowingly importing mass quantities of wood sourced from vulnerable forests in Siberia, according to a report recently issued by the Environmental Investigation Agency
Protect the San Gabriel Mountains! *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, humans, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Frans
- 26 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
In the backyard of the sprawling Los Angeles metropolis lies the beautiful San Gabriel Mountains. This wild area is comprised of 700,000 acres of forests and mountains with several peaks that rise over 9,000 feet. The dramatic mountains, majestic ...
Discarded Cell Phones to Help Fight Rainforest Poachers, Loggers in Real-Time
Environment  (tags: technology, deforestation, GoodNews, Sustainabililty, protection, ecosystems, environment, forests, conservation, trees, world )

Cal
- 34 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A technology that uses discarded mobile phones to create a real-time alert system against logging and poaching will soon be deployed in the endangered rainforests of Central Africa.
Monsanto - Next Generation of GM Crops
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, Monsanto Roundup, Pesticides, Herbicides, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, green, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, research, science, trees, weather, world )

Betsy
- 36 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
The first of a new generation of genetically modified crops is poised to win government approval in the United States, igniting a controversy that may continue for years, foreshadowing the future of genetically modified crops. More toxic and damaging!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Old-Growth Forest Timber Sale - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: trees, protection, ecosystems, environment, forests, conservation, politics )

Cal
- 37 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop timber sale from Tongass National Forest, which contains extremely rare, old-growth trees
No Logging Road in Sasquatch Provincial Park ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, Provincial Park, forests, protection, trees )

Cher Away
- 38 days ago - wildernesscommittee.org
Right now, the BC government is considering a proposed boundary adjustment at Sasquatch Provincial Park near Harrison Hot Springs, which would allow logging traffic through the Class A provincial park. We cannot let this happen!!!!!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Forest Service Chopping Sprees Before the Big Trees Are Gone!
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, Forest Service, trees, tongass, conservation, wildlife, protection, nature )

Cal
- 39 days ago - act.alaskawild.org
Despite objections from prominent scientists, the Forest Service announced it is charging ahead with Big Thorne - a timber sale that could destroy so much old-growth forest it would jeopardize the delicate balance between the people, deer and wolves on P
 

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