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ACTIVISM: Fighting the Plastic Plague in Our Oceans
Environment  (tags: activism, pollution, oceans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, protection, world, healthconditions, government, habitatdestruction )

- 15 days ago -
Over five trillion pieces of waste plastic are floating in our oceans
First of Its Kind Thunderstorm MAP Assesses Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, world, environment, thunderstorms )

- 15 days ago -
Tel aviv University researcher devices method to keep tabs o thunderstorms across the globe.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Do Not Ignore Obvious Climate Impacts of Pipeline
Environment  (tags: pipelines, Energy East Pipeline, review, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, world, politics, healthconditions, protection, pollution, nature, humans )

- 17 days ago -
Energy company Transcanada has failed to include climate impacts in the review of their latest oil pipeline, which will pump tar sands across two-thirds of Canada to the Atlantic coast. In anticipation of a National Energy Board review of the pipeline
STOP Liquid Manure on the Field
Environment  (tags: water, clean water act, green, government, world )

- 17 days ago -
More and more manure from mega stables ends up on the fields - and thus in the groundwater. Agriculture Minister Christian Schmidt negotiated with the provinces about countermeasures. But the agribusiness running storm against strict rules. Sign now..
ZimbabweâEUR(TM)s Famed Forests Could Soon Be Desert
Environment  (tags: deforestation, desertification, Zimbabwe, world, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals )

- 17 days ago -
According to the countryâEUR(TM)s Tobacco Industry Marketing Board, Zimbabwe currently has 88,167 tobacco growers, whom environmental activists say are the catalysts of looming desertification here
Victory in Prospect for Peru's Kichwa People After 40 Years of Oil Pollution
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, activism, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 19 days ago -
A month-long blockade of the Rio Tigre deep in the Peruvian Amazon has secured promises of compensation and cleanup for Peru's Kichwa communities who have suffered 40 years of contaminated waters from oil drilling operations
Growing Concern Over IcelandâEUR(TM)s Rising Landmass
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, climate, globalwarming, world )

- 19 days ago -
Satellite data confirms a global warming link between the melting of icecaps and an accelerating increase in the height of Icelandic hills.
Wildlife Conservation Must Support, Not Destroy, Indigenous Peoples
Environment  (tags: conservation, indigenous people, indigenous rights, ecosystems, environment, politics, humans, protection, world )

- 21 days ago -
Conservation' is destroying those who've nurtured their surroundings for timeless generations
Prospects for Fracking in Britain Are "Bleak" as the Industry Loses Ground
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack iswhack, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, politics, world )

- 21 days ago -
In the last two weeks, Scotland, Wales, and 40 per cent of the English land offered for fracking have been officially put off-limits
Mapping Local Communities' Efforts to Protect Forests in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: conservation, indignenous communitieis, deforestation, protection, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, habitat, politics, world )

- 23 days ago -
Local and indigenous communities play an important role managing and protecting forests.
India's Indigenous Evictions - the Dark Side of the Jungle Book
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, conservation, illegal eviacitons, human irghts, tiger tourism, government, destruction, ecosystems, environment, wildlife, world )

- 24 days ago -
Tribal people are being forced out of their ancestral lands and it's all in the name of tiger conservation.
TAKE ACTION NOW! DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: Ban Mining to Protect Treasured Mountain
Environment  (tags: mining interests, deforestaiton, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, politics, pollution )

- 25 days ago -
A diverse mountain habitat is in danger of total destruction by a mining operation. A mining company owns a large portion of the mountain and is currently conducting an environmental assessment for nickel extraction.
Chile-Argentina Cooperation Is Key to Scaling Up Conservation in Patagonia
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, world, nature, humans, habitat, GoodNews, government )

- 27 days ago -
For the past 10 years, conservation efforts in the Karukinka Reserve on the southern tip of Tierra del Fuego in the Patagonia region of Chile have stabilized globally important wildlife populations and addressed ecological challenges.
How China's Filthy Air Is Screwing With Our Weather
Environment  (tags: pollution, world, weather, US< China, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, humans )

- 27 days ago -
Toxic smog billowing from China's coal-fired power plants is making snowstorms in the US worse.

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