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Poland Approves Large-Scale Logging in Europe's Last Primeval Forest (March 2016)
Environment  (tags: Poland, Bialowieza woodlands, Europe, UNESCO, World Heritage site, 20, 000 animal species, large-scale logging )

- 21 hours ago -
Greenpeace accuses government of ignoring scientists over fate of Bialowieza Forest, home to 20,000 animal species and Europe's largest trees in last remaining lowland. *English & ** Polish petitions: * **
Grow Hemp as An Industrial Crop
Environment  (tags: Hemp, Industrial Hemp, Hemp farming, sustainable, natural fiber, the Environment, the Economy, Veterans, replace plastics )

- 9 hours ago -
WE THE UNDERSIGNED ask Congress to support the Industrial Hemp Farming Act and wish to see this bill moved to a hearing during this Congressional session. Allow American farmers and veterans to grow this environmentally sustainable crop
Siansbury's : Please Drop John West *** Please Sign / Visit ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, protection, research, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

- 1 day ago -
Right now, 25 activists are blocking the entrance to John WestâEUR(TM)s factory in France. From their fishing grounds in the Indian Ocean and factories in France, to the head offices of their stockists and the supermarkets in your area - weâEUR(TM)re taking ...
Save Whales & Dolphins From the Secret Massacre Off Our California Coast
Environment  (tags: Drift Net fisheries )

- 18 hours ago -
Did you know that the California driftnet fishery for swordfish continues to capture, harm and sometimes kill sperm whales, sea turtles, sharks, whales, dolphins and sea lions?
No Human Alive Has Seen 7 Months This Hot Before
Environment  (tags: hot weather, climate scientists, climate, climate-change, climatechange, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, humans, world )

- 21 hours ago -
And underlying it all, stoking the fire, is us. Humans. Climate scientists âEUR" experts who have devoted their lives to studying and understanding how this all works âEUR" agree to an extraordinary degree that humans are responsible for the heating
Going To Pot
Environment  (tags: marijuana, pot, redwoods, ecosystem, humboldt county )

- 10 hours ago -
Humboldt County's marijuana boom is destroying a unique redwood forest ecosystem and killing some of California's rarest wildlife. Now veteran pot farmers are fighting the âEUR~green rushâEUR(TM) to make cannabis cultivation truly sustainable.
When Did the Oil Industry Know About Climate Change?
Environment  (tags: corruption, oil, gas, exxon, cover-up, politics, pollution, green, climatechange, climate, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, water, wildlife, science, oceans, habitatdestruction )

- 16 hours ago -
New documents allege that the forerunner to the oil giant Exxon Mobil was seriously researching ways to cut down on carbon emissions as early as the 1960s, even as the company was denying the reality of climate change. The Guardian's Suzanne Goldenberg
Japanese-Language MyShake App Crowdsources Earthquake Shaking
Environment  (tags: earthquakes, healthconditions, nature, pollution, habitatdestruction, globalwarming, ecosystems, climate-change )

- 10 hours ago -
A map of the 121 earthquakes that MyShake users have recorded since the app's release in February 2016. They range in magnitude form 2.5 to 7.8. view more
With Women at the Top, U.N. Climate Body Has Chance for Real Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, UN, gender, women, top positions, Christiana Figueres, Ségolène Royal, Hakima El Haite, Laurence Tubiana, Sarah Baashan, Jo Tyndall )

- 20 hours ago -
Whisper it quietly, but a gender revolution is taking place at the global climate change negotiations. As of 17 May, the six most influential positions within the UN process are all held by women, a significant increase on last year's total of two.
Slow Fashion Is Taking Hold
Environment  (tags: activists, slow fashion, connecting producers with consumers, geographic region, environment, humans )

- 1 day ago -
Activists are helping connect producers with consumers in the same geographic region.
100% Clean Energy Economy Is Much Closer Than You Think
Environment  (tags: Clean Energy )

- 17 hours ago -
Your workday is done and when you walk to the parking lot, the first thing you do is unplug your vehicle from the office building where itâEUR(TM)s been soaking up electricity from rooftop solar panels all day.
SIGN PLEASE! No Tar Sands in Europe
Environment  (tags: tar sands, world, pollution, politics, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

- 36 minutes ago -
EU law makers are introducing an important bill which would impose strict pollution standards on car and lorry fuels and would effectively ban tar sands fuel, the world's most filthy and environmentally destructive transport oil
The Terrible Truth About How Your Gadgets Die and Recycling
Environment  (tags: recycling )

- 19 hours ago -
The sleek, thin electronics of today are gorgeous to behold and hell to recycle. It was found that, despite assurances to the contrary, electronics recycling companies were exporting waste to other countries contaminating environments with harmful toxins,
Antimicrobial Resistance in Soil: Potential Impact on the Food Chain -- ScienceDaily
Environment  (tags: Antibiotic resistance )

- 1 hour ago -
More antibiotic resistance to concern ourselves about
Top 10 New Species for 2016 -- ScienceDaily
Environment  (tags: top 10 new species )

- 1 hour ago -
I wish there were photos!

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