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Save Rare Forests From Government Sanctioned Logging - Sign Please!
Environment  (tags: tasmania, rare, forests, logging, government, environment )

- 1 day ago -
Several years ago, the environmentalists of Tasmania protested the logging of their precious old-growth forests. The logging industry and the environmentalists were at odds for years, where activists and loggers alike were injured in the crossfire.
Save Polar Bears By Ending Arctic Drilling - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, ecosystems, endangered )

- 8 hours ago -
Protect polar bears and other Arctic animals from environmental disasters
Help Save NamibiaâEUR(TM)s Endangered Rhinos By Becoming a Digital Ranger | TakePart
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, GoodNews, nature, protection, wildlife, Sustainabililty, research, science, habitat, animals )

- 1 day ago -
A new project is recruiting citizen scientists to spot wildlife in online images--and help thwart poachers in the process.
Join Our Int'L Day of Peace Pact With Mother Nature
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, humans, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
#climatemarch #ClimateChange #CWNYC We declare a Peace pact with Mother Nature on Int'l Day of Peace 21 Sept join us
Retailers and Consumers Can Chart a Course Away From Slavery at Sea
Environment  (tags: environment )

- 16 hours ago -
The dark side of cheap shrimp is human slavery on fishing boats in international waters.
New York Climate March Draws Hundreds of Thousands
Environment  (tags: Climate March, climate-change, ecosystems, activism, world, environment, pollution, protection, humans, government, green )

- 11 hours ago -
An international day of action on climate change brought hundreds of thousands of people onto the streets of New York City on Sunday, easily exceeding organizers' hopes for the largest protest on the issue in history
International Day of Action - : 22 September 2014: #SaveLeuserEcosystem - YOU MIGHT HELP
Environment  (tags: International Day of Action: 22 Septembe, #SaveLeuserEcosystem, Leuser Ecosystem, Sumatra, ACTION )

- 1 day ago -
Local politicians want to allow logging, mining and palm oil plantations in this vulnerable area. Sumatran orangutans, rhinos, elephants and tigers are already hanging on by a thread. They will not survive the destruction of the Leuser Ecosystem.
Aiming at Roots of Climate Chaos, "Flood Wall Street" Targets Capitalism Itself
Environment  (tags: People's Climate March, UN Climate Summit, Wall Street, Toxic Capitalists, Climate Change, #FloodWallStreet, Direct Action )

- 1 day ago -
"Ahead of UN summit, organizers of direct action say the planetary crisis of global warming 'is a result of an economic system that is based on endless extraction, endless growth, and ceaseless exploitation of the earth and people."
Canadian Beekeepers Sue Bayer and Syngenta Over Neonicotinoid Pesticides - The Cornucopia Instiutute
Environment  (tags: habitat, environment, ecosystems, endangered, corporate, Bees and Neonicotonoids )

- 10 hours ago -
Canadian beekeepers are suing the makers of popular crop pesticides for more than $400 million in damages, alleging that their use is causing the deaths of bee colonies.
Brazil Suspends Auction for Tapajos Mega Hydro - Amazon Watch
Environment  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, world, culture, environment, ethics, freedoms, sadness, world, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, green, nature )

- 1 day ago -
The Brazilian government has suspended the auction of the 6.1GW São Luiz do Tapajós hydroelectric plant earmarked for December. The Mining and Energy Ministry cited a need for changes to a study into the impact on indigenous communities, according to
Environmental Funding Bypasses Indigenous Communities
Environment  (tags: World, Climate, Rights, Indigenous, Conservation, Indonesia, Deforestation, Inequality, Environment )

- 1 day ago -
Now, according to indigenous communities worldwide, the REDD+ program has become just another way for interested parties to strip small communities of their ancestral lands.
UN Chief on Streets for Climate Deal
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, animals, environment, globalwarming, water, wildlife, trees, UN )

- 1 day ago -
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and actor Leonardo di Caprio will join thousands in a march for climate action in New York on Sunday.
The Radical Environmental Solution You'Ve Never Heard Of
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, energy, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, Sustainabililty, wildlife, humans, nature )

- 14 hours ago -
should we save the earth by getting rid of...ourselves? (should the planet just starve the beast)
Recap of NY Climate March 21, 9, 2014
Environment  (tags: CoolStuff, people )

- 13 hours ago -
Just wanted to share this -The event that made my day, that is together with the Peace March in Moscow also today. Enjoy it and see all the good people who gathered together to put down their foot for the planet. Wow. Ashamed almost not to have been there
Idiotic People Dumped Their Trash In The Ocean. What Nature Did In Return Is Gorgeous (Pictures).
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, garbage, trash, dumping, ocean, waves, pounded, polished, sea glass, Glass Beach, Fort Bragg, California )

- 10 hours ago -
For years, the citizens of Fort Bragg, California tossed all kinds of trash into the ocean. But thanks to natural processes, the ocean transformed the trash into sea glass. Mother Nature put a stop to our foolishness - the result is beautiful
Tens of Thousands Take Part in Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup
Environment  (tags: pollution, waterways, clean up )

- 1 day ago -
Tens of thousands of volunteers from coast to coast fanned out along our shores Saturday to clean up our waterways for the 21st. annual Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup.
Save the Planet   video
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, ecosystems, globalwarming, green, pollution, protection, wildlife, water, weather, Sustainabililty )

- 17 hours ago -
REgister on my site: PEOPLE PLANET PROFIT
LIVE VIDEO: World's Largest Climate March | MSNBC
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, french, Frenchcompany.escape, globalwarming, globalwarming, GoodNews, government, green, habitat, habitatdestru )

- 15 hours ago -
Wake up and watch this !!!!! this is huge and this is great. we do this and then march for the animals and keep going, we re turn to unconditional love !!!!!! come on !!!!!!
Climate Change Summit: Global Rallies Demand Action
Environment  (tags: climatechange, climate-change, march, 9/21/2014 )

- 12 hours ago -
Thanks to all the participants around the world who we all need to get out and keep acting with our calls, letters, and money to offset the big money of big poison...
At Climate March in New York
Environment  (tags: climate, climatechange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, forests, environment, energy, government, green, globalwarming, pollution, Sustainabililty, nature, habitat )

- 10 hours ago -
Climates marches were held across the globe on Sunday, from Paris to Papua New Guinea, and with world leaders gathering at the United Nations on Tuesday for a climate summit meeting.
Building a Viable Solar Marketplace in Nigeria Lanre Okanlawon September 18, 2014
Environment  (tags: Nigeria, UK, energy, ecosystems, conservation, animals, wildlife, water, forests, habitat, green, nature, protection, sustainable, technology, water, world, transportation )

- 10 hours ago -
"With very favourable natural conditions and increasing energy demand, solar in Nigeria is justified. Her population, 170 million people, further reinforces the economic prospects and boundless market opportunities available."EXCELLENT! PLS enjoy, share!
#FRACK OFF: Indigenous Women Leading Media Campaigns to Defend Our Climate   video
Environment  (tags: Fracking, Climate Change, Toxic Contamination, Popular Resistance, Indigenous Women, Media Campaign, #FrackOFF, Treaty Rights, Human Rights, Environmental Justice )

- 1 day ago -
"This video features activists Shelley A. Young, Kandi Mosset, Elle Maija Tailfeathers, and Ellen Gabriel who discuss high-profile media campaigns by indigenous groups in Canada and the United States that protest the oil and fracking industries and..."
The Carbon Underground: Reversing Global Warming
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Global Warming, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Mass Extinction, Human Survival, Adaptation, Reducing Emissions, Zero Carbon Energy )

- 4 hours ago -
"The only remaining significant disagreement among informed climate researchers centers on how long we can survive the still-rising 400 ppm of CO2 in the atmosphere (485 ppm if we include other GHGs such as methane, nitrous oxide, CFCs and black soot). "

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