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PERU: Proof of Uncontacted Indians Is Serious Blow to Oil Giant
World  (tags: illegal logging, deforestation, Brazil, uncontacted tribes, native rights, rainforests, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, Peru, habitat, ecosystems, wildlife )

- 839 days ago -
Many of the local Matsés Indians believe the uncontacted Indians are related to their tribe. They strongly reject Pacific Rubiales' work in the proposed reserve.
Demand Transparency From Cargill ACTION
World  (tags: world, ran, cargill, palm oil, rainforest, deforestation, rspo )

- 1237 days ago -
With palm oil in half of all the products sold in US grocery stores, we deserve to know: What is Cargill doing to keep the worst of the worst palm oil out of its supply chain? Demand transparency now.
Tiger Video Triggers WWF Forest Protection Call
World  (tags: WWF, video footage, tigers, disappearing, deforestation )

- 1664 days ago -
Conservation group WWF Monday urged timber firms to drop plans to clear Indonesian forest areas where infra-red cameras have captured footage of rare Sumatran tigers and their cubs.
Save the Rainforest
World  (tags: biodiversity, deforestation, ecosystems, environment, greenhouse gases, humans, medicinal plants, wildlife )

- 1867 days ago -
Often described as the Earth's lungs, the tropical rainforests, take in vast quantities of carbon dioxide and converts it into clean, breathable air. The tropical rainforests are the single greatest terrestrial source of air that we breathe.
Sumantra Tiger Habitat Destroyed By Illegal Deforestation
World  (tags: tiger population, worldwide, deforestation, poaching, humans, crimes )

- 1869 days ago -
The tiger population continues to be threatened by the destruction and fragmentation of its natural habitat, decreasing prey populations, the poaching and trading of tigers and their body parts, as well as increased human - tiger interactions
Save The Orangutans in Borneo!
World  (tags: Orangutans, Rain Forests, Palm Oil, Deforestation )

- 2599 days ago -
The Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation is the largest primate rescue project in the world, with nearly 1000 orangutans in its care. BOS is the only organisation actively rescuing wild orangutans from oil-palm plantations, as well as rehab...
Catholic Bishop Blasts Brazil on Amazon Destruction
World  (tags: world, environment, deforestation, rainforests )

- 2852 days ago -
A senior Roman Catholic bishop criticized Brazil's government on Wednesday for energy and agriculture policies that he said were destroying the Amazon forest and threatening the livelihood of local populations.

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