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Environment  (tags: illegal logging, deforestation, greed, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world, nature, humans, forests )

- 2217 days ago -
Illegal logging of staggering proportions abetted by military personnel is decimating stocks of luxury rosewood in the Central Cardamom Protected Forest, while the conservation group tasked with protecting the area and its government counterparts deny the
UK---Fertiliser Pollution Lives on in the River Thames
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, UK, agriculture, runoff, water, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, conservation, humans, world )

- 2219 days ago -
The rapid rise in intensive agriculture since the Second World War together with the use of fertilisers has led to severe nitrate pollution in the River Thames, report scientists.
Keystone Pipeline Doomed? Why the GOP's Insistance on Including It in the Payroll Tax Cut Bill May Be a Good Thing
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, obama, politics, activism, protests, environment, destruction, protection, nature, ecosystems, humans, pollution, conservation, wildlife, GoodNews )

- 2219 days ago -
It gives President Obama a chance to affirm his commitment to environmental and climate issues, and reject the pipeline completely.
Tell EPA to Clean Up Natural Gas Drilling ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, pollution, destruction )

- 2221 days ago -
Right now, oil and gas companies are pumping millions of tons of dangerous emissions into our air. In Wyoming, smog from gas fields chokes small towns. In Dallas/Fort Worth, pollution from oil and natural gas fields is worse than the exhaust
Stop Highway Construction Through P.E.I's Strathgartney Provincial Park ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, destruction )

- 2221 days ago -
Your help is urgently needed. Please take a minute to voice your concerns about the highway proposal by sending a letter to the Premier.
Senate Approves Short-Term Extension of Payroll Tax Cut, Gives Obama Two Months to OK Keystone XL Pipeline
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, politics, pollution )

- 2221 days ago -
GOP and Democratic sources told POLITICO "that the White House swallowed the House Republican-written pipeline rider in order to get a deal to extend the tax holiday, jobless benefits and the Medicare reimbursement rate into February."
Help Stop Oil and Gas Drilling in America's Arctic ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

- 2226 days ago -
Join WWF in telling the federal government to remove America's Arctic from the proposed offshore oil and gas leasing plan for 2012-2017. Also let them know to set aside important ecological and sensitive areas if new drilling is allowed in the Arctic.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protest Belize National Park Being Opened By Corrupt U.S. Oil Exploration to Illegal Logging
Environment  (tags: business, corruption, corporate, dishonesty, pollution, humans, politics, protection, world, forests, ecosystems, destruction, environment, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, green )

- 2226 days ago -
With the Prime Minister's permission, Colorado-based oil company US Capital Energy is drilling seismic testing lines through the ecologically spectacular Sarstoon-Temash national park - against international treaty commitments and a Belizean Supreme Court
GOOD NEWS! Welsh Wetland Turned Over to Wildlife
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, ecosystems, humans, nature, habitat, green, GoodNews, world )

- 2226 days ago -
Attempts some time ago to restock about 3.5 hectares with mixed broadleaves and sitka spruce failed due to the wet conditions, so foresters came up with the perfect answer - create a wetland haven for endangered wildlife.
Tell the University of Richmond: Shut Down Your Campus Coal Plant.
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, conservation, climate-change )

- 2225 days ago -
But nearly 50 colleges in the United States, including the University of Richmond, still maintain dirty, coal-fired power plants that poison the air and threaten public health.
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