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Save Old-Growth Forest From Logging
Environment  (tags: logging, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, forests, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

- 4 hours ago -
Sign this petition and join the fight to save these irreplaceable and indispensible trees from logging, which could easily be carried out in second-growth forests instead.
Can China Cut Coal?
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, science, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, destruction, conservation, climate, China, Coal, pollution, healthconditions )

- 8 hours ago -
On a visit to China a few years back, I asked a local official about pollution controls after enjoying my first sour, gritty taste of the country's air.
Forest Pledges Multiply as Palm Oil Companies Respond to Clean-Up Demands
Environment  (tags: carbon, Cargill, deforestation, Forest Heroes, GAR, Greenomics, Greenpeace, Indonesia, IOI, ISPO, Kallista Alam, Leuser Ecosystem, Malaysia, orangutan, palm oil, peat, rainforest, rhino, RSPO, Sumatra, sustainability, TFT, tigers, Wilmar, WRI )

- 8 hours ago -
The number of multinational companies that say they are committed to supplying and using only deforestation-free palm oil is growing fast, but widespread clearance of forests continues. In this article, I take an in-depth look at the current situation.
World Population Will Soar Higher Than Predicted
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, politics, news, humans, World Population, World population growth, soar, increase, 11 billion, 2100 )

- 7 hours ago -
World population will hit nearly 11 billion by 2100
Success: Bee Killing Pesticides Restricted
Environment  (tags: Ontario, Canada, bees, killing, pesticides, restricted, petition, good news )

- 7 hours ago -
A new regulation passed in Ontario, Canada, restricts the use of toxic neonicotinoid pesticides, which have been linked to declining honeybee populations around the world. Ontario plans to decrease its neonicotinoid use by 80 percent by 2017.
Palm Oil Conference Delegates Call for Sustainability Action From Governments, Buyers, and Producers
Environment  (tags: Agropalma, Darrel Webber, deforestation, environment, Forest Stewardship Council, HCS, HCV, Indonesia, ISPO, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, MSPO, palm oil, POIG, Rainforest Alliance, RAN, roundtable, RSPO, sustainability, sustainable )

- 7 hours ago -
Delegates at the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil annual gathering in Kuala Lumpur called on governments to do more to ensure that forests are protected from oil palm expansion. This is my round-up of some of the main issues raised during the gathering.
Qld Bum-Breathing Turtles 'Need Help'
Offbeat  (tags: Queensland, Australia, bum breathing turtles, endangered )

- 1 hour ago -
A critically-endangered species of turtle is facing further trouble by the construction of dams and weirs in Queensland, researchers say.
Save the Polar Bear
Animals  (tags: rescued, animals, polar bear )

- 6 hours ago -
Save his life and his habitat !!! Pls sign, share or make a RT on twitter...thx / danke
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