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TAKE ACTION: STOP RAINFOREST DESTRUCTION
Environment  (tags: palm oil, rainforest destruction )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.greenpeace.org
Your company has been involved in forest destruction for over 8 years! But people in Southeast Asia suffering from the haze and our precious rainforests ­cannot wait for action any longer. Start protecting, rather than plundering rainforests. Please:
TAKE ACTION: Join the Petition to Ban Bee-Harming Pesticides.
Environment  (tags: bees, bee killing, pesticide, bee killing pesticides )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
To Lord Gardiner, minister responsible for bees: Please ban the use of bee-harming pesticides in the UK, including products from the neonicotinoid family.
Stop Burning Rainforests for Greedy Corporation - PETITION -
Environment  (tags: burning rainforests, indonesia, rainforests, palm oil, destruction, environment, humans, nature, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
A South Korean-based company is destroying IndonesiaâEUR(TM)s rainforests in order to plant trees for palm oil. The company, Korindo Group, has already cleared 193 square miles of tropical forest.
STOP RAINFOREST DESTRUCTION - PETITION -
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, fires, indonesia, orangutans, animals, destruction, environment, humans, nature, wildlife )

Lone
- 11 hours ago - act.greenpeace.org
Fires are blazing across Indonesia again, turning precious rainforest into cinders and threatening endangered species such as orangutans. Haze from these fires is already drifting across to Singapore, Malaysia and other countries in Southeast Asia.
Support the Climate Justice Movement --- PETITION ---
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, endangered, environment, world )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - act.greenpeace.org
The Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines has launched an investigation into the responsibility of 46 fossil fuel companies for human rights impacts resulting from climate change.
Sign the Petition to END Amazon Crude!
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, rainforests )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - amazonwatch.org
Amazon crude is destroying the rainforest, devastating our climate, and it is deadly to indigenous peoples. Please sign the petition to help End Amazon Crude and share this video to grow the movement.
CanadaâEUR(TM)s Oceans Need Your Support - PETITION ---
Environment  (tags: Canada's oceans, coastal ecosystems, conservation, environment, world )

Lone
- 11 hours ago - action2.davidsuzuki.org
Over the past decade, weâEUR(TM)ve witnessed dramatic reductions in protection of coastal ecosystems, putting the places we love at great risk.
Tell the Obama Administration: Keep Big Oil Off Our Public Lands in Alaska PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 11 hours ago - action.foe.org
Last year, the Obama administration gave the green light to ConocoPhillips to drill for oil and gas in Alaska -- right next to crucial protected areas. Now the company wants to expand its drilling project. We only have until September 29th to stop it!
It's Time for Canada to Lead the Fight Against Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate-change, Canada, Justin Trudeau, carbon free future, climate, ecosystems, environment, government, pollution, world )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - action2.davidsuzuki.org
With leadership comes responsibility and it is now up to Canada to show other nations what action looks like on the road to a carbon-free future. With this in mind, we need to remind Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and ...
Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Takes #NODAPL to the United Nations (Video)   video
Environment  (tags: NODAPL, Sioux, NativeLivesMatter, StandingRock, Waterislife, United Nations, Human Rights )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
David Archambault II, Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman, addressed the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland, to garner international opposition to the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline near the reservation.
Climate Change Predicted to Halve Coffee-Growing Area That Supports 120m People
Environment  (tags: nature, humans, forests, ecosystems, conservation, endangered, habitat, farming, economy )

Wilde
- 5 hours ago - theguardian.com
Climate change is going to halve the area suitable for coffee production and impact the livelihoods of more than 120 million of the world's poorest people who rely on the coffee economy, according to a new report by the Climate Institute, commissioned by
Write to the Panel on Kinder Morgan PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 10 hours ago - sierraclub.bc.ca
Take a minute to write to the federal panel and let them know your thoughts on whether Kinder MorganâEUR(TM)s proposed pipeline and tankers should be allowed to go ahead.
Justin Trudeau Approves $36-Billion LNG âEUR~Carbon BombâEUR(TM) on B.C. Coast
Environment  (tags: Justin Trudeau, great bear rainforest, fedeeral government, fossil fuel mega project, Canada, conservation, environment, humans, world )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - ricochet.media
Just a day after royals William and Kate visited and trumpeted new protections for the Great Bear Rainforest in B.C., the federal government has announced itâEUR(TM)s giving the greenlight to a controversial fossil fuel mega-project
As Arctic Ocean Ice Disappears, The Global Climate Impacts Intensify
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, protection, pollution, habitat, habitatdestruction, climatechange, world, wildlife, globalwarming )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - e360.yale.edu
The top of the world is turning from white to blue in summer as the ice that has long covered the north polar seas melts away.
Sign the Petition to Congress: Don't Let Bottled Water Industry Take Over Our National Parks
Environment  (tags: water, resources, greed, bottled water, national parks, petitions )

Freya
- 3 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
Bottled water has devastating environmental impacts, from the petroleum-based bottle production to the billions of bottled that end up in landfills every year.
It's Time for President Obama to Protect Bees From Toxic Pesticides Before It's Too Late PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, bees )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - save-bees.org
Bees are facing many challenges, including habitat loss and pathogens, and pesticide exposure is of particular concern. A growing body of evidence, including dozens of peer-reviewed independent scientific studies, indicates that exposure to systemic
Climate Commitments Be Damned, Trudeau OKs 'Carbon Bomb' LNG Project
Environment  (tags: Trudea - 21st century snake oil salesman )

Michael
- 3 hours ago - commondreams.org
"It's not possible to be a climate leader and build new fossil fuel infrastructure like the Petronas fracked gas plant." Note to all the Anyone But Harper mob. This is what you get when you don't know what you're doing.
Toxic Algae Blooms Set Historic Records From Coast to Coast
Environment  (tags: Algae Blooms )

Michael
- 3 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Toxic algal blooms aren't just a problem in Florida. They've popped up in more than 20 states, with ongoing blooms choking waterways and aquatic life from California to the Chesapeake Bay.
Massive 100 Foot Thick Glacier Tongue Collapses and Covers 4 Square Miles With Rock and Ice.
Environment  (tags: weather, water, humans, nature, habitat, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, world )

Wilde
- 1 hour ago - dailykos.com
One of the worlds largest ice avalanches ever recorded has flummoxed glaciologists. The slide contained about 100 million cubic metres of ice and rocks as it roared down a narrow valley killing nine herders and hundreds of sheep and yaks.
   

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