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Demand for Rubber From Tyre Manufacturers Is Causing 'Catastrophic' Damage to the World's Forests and Their Endangered Species
Offbeat  (tags: Rubber, tyres, cars, aeroplanes, forests, damage, plantations )

Scooby
- 40 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Demand for rubber to make tyres is having a âEUR~catastrophicâEUR(TM) impact on the worldâEUR(TM) s forests, scientists have warned.
Saturday, March 28 at 8:30 to 9:30 PM Local Time Pledge to Turn Off Your Lights for 1 Hour
Offbeat  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, energy, forests, globalwarming, GoodNews, green, habitat, healthconditions, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, radia-active, water, weathe )

Wendy
- 63 days ago - earthhour.org
Earth Hour Join hundreds of millions of people around the world and turn off your lights for one hour to show your commitment to climate change action now. It's time we speak up and demand a better future for our planet switch off your lights for 1hr
The Queen Guitarist Is Angry at Corruption in Politics - and Thinks He's Come Up With a Way to Fix It
Offbeat  (tags: animals, climate-change, endangered, energy, forests, government, green, habitat, politics, oceans, pollution, protection, nature, wildlife, trees, water, Sustainabililty, activists, americans, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environmen )

Wendy
- 65 days ago - mirror.co.uk
Brian May on Ukip, Russell Brand and how he went from Tory to left-of-centre activist, with the General Elections coming up 6th May in the UK this is a great read, I am sure , everyone will like this, unless they are knuckle dragging racists in hoods.
Incredible Homes of the Treehouse Tribe : Amazing Images Show Rickety Structures Built 140ft Up By Secretive Korowai
Offbeat  (tags: treehouses, forests, trees, korowai tribe, new guinea )

Scooby
- 99 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
It's thought that until 1970, the mysterious Korowai tribe of south eastern Papua, Indonesian New Guinea, were unaware of the existence of any other people on earth
Save the Wild Tigers of Vietnam - ForceChange
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, animals, government, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife, trees, world, globalwarming, pollution, activists, culture, death, education, environment, ethics, government )

Wendy
- 259 days ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this petition to urge the Prime Minister Tan Dung Nguyen and the Vietnamese government to strengthen their enforcement of banning illegal trading and poaching while also preserving the remaining forests, loss of which is the biggest threat
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED What Happens When A Rescued Elephant Finds Some Plastic Ribbon To Dance With?
Offbeat  (tags: This is JUST TO AWWWEDORABLE plastic rib, baby elephant Faa, ivory trade, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, world, wildlife, protection, politics, nature, forests, activists, violence, safety, family, protection, GoodNew )

Kelly
- 315 days ago - thedodo.com
The elephants at Chang Mai's Elephant Nature Park, a sanctuary in Northern Thailand, know how to have a good time. They play with tires, they play with each other in the rain and they play with just about anything they can find ...
Please Can You Demand That David Cameron Puts Our Bees Before Syngenta's Profits?
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, world, wildlife, weather, water, trees, protection, habitat, activists, culture, dishonesty, death, ethics, fami )

Wendy
- 336 days ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
"If the government approves Syngenta's kneejerk and cynical application then the public are bound to question whether ministers are too close to the agrochemical companies and too distant from the ecology that feeds us.".
Greenpeace JEWSON: STOP PLUNDERING THE AMAZON
Offbeat  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, forests, environment, climate-change, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, politics, activists, crime, corruption, dishonesty, environment, ethics, fashion, government, humans, law, media, movies, world, society )

Wendy
- 377 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Criminal gangs are looting the Amazon rainforest. They're stealing rare trees, which are chopped up to make expensive flooring and garden decking..Tell Jewson and International Timber to stop selling timber plundered from the Amazon..
Giant Rainforest Buffer Zone Planned to Protect Indonesian Wildlife
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, Indonesia, wildlife, buffer zone, forests )

Cher
- 395 days ago - theguardian.com
Paper company responds to criticism with 1m hectare conservation plan but green groups say it won't stop loggers
'Indonesia's Deforestation Is a Disaster for the Planet' - Audio Slideshow
Offbeat  (tags: environment, destruction, forests, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 400 days ago - theguardian.com
'Indonesia's deforestation is a disaster for the planet' - audio slideshow Award-winning Hong Kong photographer and photojournalist Paul Hilton's latest series of images looks at the impact of deforestation
ERADICATING ECOCIDE GLOBAL INITIATIVE
Offbeat  (tags: animals, climate, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, government, green, habitat, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, radia-active, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world, cr )

Annamaria
- 436 days ago - eradicatingecocide.com
END ECOCIDE IN EUROPE has become a global initiative, the whole world can now support the initiative and sign Eradicating Ecocide Global Initiative. PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE
Argyll: A Journey Through a Scottish Forest - Video!
Offbeat  (tags: environment, protection, forests, animals )

Cher
- 481 days ago - theguardian.com
Without any narration or a definitive plot, this immersive footage aims to show what it is like to explore unique habitats. Argyll's woodland is temperate rainforest, a habitat rare in the UK.
VICTORY VICTORY Two Pro-Wildlife Bills Become Law In California
Offbeat  (tags: VICTORY, AB 711, (AB 1213), Governor Jerry Brown, protection, environment, ecosystems, CoolStuff, conservation, babies, activists, conservation, endangered, forests, nature, protection, wildlife, GoodNews, animalwelfare, extinction, animalrights, animalad )

Kelly
- 586 days ago - victoriesfortheanimals.wordpress.com
Governor Jerry Brown signed two important bills into law last Friday, October 11 - the Bobcat Protection Act (AB 1213), which sets no-trapping buffer zones around Joshua Tree National Park and other parks where bobcats are protected, and AB 711,
More or Less Protection for Forests in Indonesia?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, conservation, forests )

Cher
- 667 days ago - earthtimes.org
The critically-endangered Sumatran tiger, Panthera tigris sumatrae, is one of several imuch-loved mammals due to become extinct as their habitat is destroyed, even within their own reserves. Illegal logging, pam oil plantations and mining surround them.
Video/Take Action:I Pledge to Take a Stand for Parks and to Share This Video.
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, destruction, environment, forests, politics, humans, nature, wildlife, habitat, government, society, protection, pictures, unusual, culture, environment )

JL
- 771 days ago - causes.com
Today, there's just one park for every 14,000 Americans. And with the U.S. losing 3 million acres to development each year, the places home to some of our fondest memories are at risk.
 

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