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Borneo: Axing a National Park for Palm Oil *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, world )

Frans
- 11 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
I am very concerned about the deforestation of Tanjung Puting National Park on Borneo. The palm oil company BGA (through its subsidiary PT Andalan Sukses Makmur - PT ASM) is clearing the rainforest within the borders of the park (Teluk Pulai)...
Addo Elephant National Park Jackals Poisoned * South Africa *
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, conservation, killing, protection, wildlife )

Frans
- 11 days ago - sanparks.org
A toxicology report has revealed that the cause of death of 36 jackals, two crows and two unconfirmed bat-eared foxes in Addo Elephant National Park last week was the carbamate pesticide "methomyl". The initial count of 21 jackals and one crow ...
13 NEWLY Discovered BIRDS Declared EXTINCT
Animals  (tags: conservation, extinction, investigation, protection, wildlife )

Frans
- 11 days ago - focusingonwildlife.com
In a recent update of the IUCN Red List, scientists have identified 13 new bird species that have gone extinct since 1500. In total the list now finds that at least 140 bird species gone extinct in the past five hundred years, representing 1.3 percent...
Helicopters Continue to Battle Intense B.C. Fires
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, protection, wildlife )

Frans
- 17 days ago - helicoptersmagazine.com
Aug. 11, 2014, Victoria, B.C. - Crews battling huge wildfires across B.C. are bracing for a tough week as the hot and dry conditions are replaced by an unstable air mass bringing a menacing forecast of wind and thunderstorms....
What It's Like To Be Left-Handed In A Right-Handed World *** VIDEO ***   video
Society & Culture  (tags: education, humans, interesting, law, left handed people, society, world )

Frans
- 19 days ago - youtube.com
What It's Like To Be Left-Handed In A Right-Handed World oh, it is a struggle...:)
Happy Left Handers Day! - August 13
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, interesting, left handed people, society, world )

Frans
- 19 days ago - lefthandersday.com
Celebrate being left-handed today !!!
MOROCCO: JUSTICE FOR ALI, TORTURED BY SECURITY FORCES *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, ethics, humans, rights, sadness, society, world )

Frans
- 17 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Ali Aarrass was convicted solely on the basis of a 'confession' extracted under torture. The UN Special Rapporteur on torture and a forensic doctor visited Ali in detention and confirmed he had been tortured....
Start Planning for National FERAL CAT Day....
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cats, humans, pets, protection, rescued )

Frans
- 18 days ago - getinvolved.alleycat.org
Mark your calendars - October 16, 2014 is National Feral Cat Day! This is our 14th annual National Feral Cat Day®, and we've got a lot to celebrate. With your help, Alley Cat Allies has helped millions of cats and Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) is now ...
Harvest 40 Different Fruits From This One Tree
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, environment, ethics, food, humans, interesting )

Frans
- 19 days ago - industrytap.com
Imagine one fruit tree in your backyard that produces 40 varieties of fruit. The picture above is a representation of what a fully blossomed "Tree of Forty Fruits" will look like. It is being created by Syracuse University professor Sam Van Aken...
POWERFUL OPPORTUNITY TO STOP PEBBLE MINE *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, government, habitatdestruction, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Frans
- 19 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The Environmental Protection Agency recently proposed restrictions that would limit development of the Pebble ore deposit in Alaska. This is a tremendously good move by the EPA to protect Alaska's Bristol Bay, home to abundant wildlife and world-class...
 
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