A new Obama Administration plan would close much of Western Colorado's Roan Plateau to new oil and gas development - protecting this iconic wild place from new fracking that would destroy 29,000 acres of its last wildlands, jeopardize countless wildlife,
Several pipeline projects have proposed routes that would traverse and destroy indigenous tribe lands of northern British Columbia. This issue is not only a call to defend human rights but also to protect the delicate environment of North America.
U.S. Forest Service is calling for 15 more years of business as usual for old-growth logging. The new plan to log ancient trees in the Tongass will destroy irreplaceable habitat for bears, salmon and wolves. Help protect this temperate rainforest
The government says no need for more basic research.
Climate science becomes secondary to business; business comes first
The interests of the corporate sector, of the mining and resource extraction industry, are primary in Australia.
The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) is currently planning a major overhaul of about 11 kilometres of the Scarborough waterfront, from BlufferâEUR(TM)s Park in the west to East Point Park, near the mouth of Highland Creek.
Kansas ONLY! We call on our Kansas leaders to take action on the earthquakes and related damages that are affecting the people of South-Central Kansas. We ask that you stop the hydraulic fracturing and deep injection of wastewater until serious
In late January, 2016, the government of Ecuador signed a contract with Chinese corporation Andes Petroleum, handing over rights for oil exploration and extraction in two controversial Amazonian blocks which overlap the traditional territory
Water running through these deep fills more easily picks up heavy metals and toxins leftover from the mining process. Previous research has shown rivers and streams in closer vicinity to mountaintop mines host higher concentrations of minerals.
The Sanctuary Asia Aircel Save Our Tigers programme for school students, Kids For Tigers Tezpur season 2015-16, culminated with a grand 'Tiger Fest' organized by Green Guard Nature Organization at the Tezpur Collegiate High School, Assam, India.
Shipments of illegal timber, hazardous waste, ivory and other items seized globally have spiralled, and environmental crime has moved up the policy agenda. But successful prosecutions are few and the trade continues unabated.
For the militia, freedom means using the public lands at Malheur and the surrounding area for ranching, logging and mining. Theirs is the freedom to consume nature or the nonhuman world, to the exclusion of those who want to be free to restore
First Nations have launched a class-action lawsuit against the federal government claiming they are owed an estimated $3-billion because the agency responsible for protecting their oil-and-gas rights has, for decades, allowed those resources ...