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Deforested for Knorr, Algida and Carte D'Or? NO THANKS!
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil industry, forests, destruction, habitatdestruction, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, conservation, animals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - salviamolaforesta.org
In Nigeria, the giant Wilmar palm oil destroys forests and biodiversity, even in protected areas. We demand that Unilever, the multinational which markets brands such as Knorr, Algida and Carte D'Or do not buy palm oil from Wilmar.
Portland Activists Try to Block Shell Ship From Heading to Arctic | Grist
Environment  (tags: S/HELL NO!, Arctic drilling, Chukchi Sea, oil Drilling, Fossil Fuels, Dirty Energy Corporations, Extraction, Portland Activists, Kayaktivists, Rapellers, protests, Environmentalists, icebreaker, accident, repairs, Oil Spills, Climate Disaster )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - grist.org
Portland kayaktivists and rapellers took to the Willamette River to block MSV Fennica, a Shell icebreaking vessel that's been docked in Portland for repairs.The Fennica had planned to ship out today, bound for the Arctic; Shell can't begin its Arctic dril
TAKE ACTION: PROTEST FOREST SERVICE'S DECISION TO ALLOW CATTLE GRAZING IN THE ARIZONA DESERT!
Environment  (tags: Forest Service, cattle grazing, arizona, desert )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.wildhorsepreservation.org
AWHPC will be filing a formal objection to the FS decision to reauthorize cattle grazing in this area. Please endorse our objection by adding your name to the petition below.
PETITION : Together, Let's Give the Ocean a Voice @COP21! #OceanforClimate
Environment  (tags: ocean, ocean pollution, climate, voice of ocean, climate-change )

Christine
- 10 hours ago - change.org
The ocean, to me, to us, is beautiful, immense, and infinite. The ocean makes us dream. PLEASE SIGN & SHARE
Federal Judge Slaps Hourly Fine on Climate Activists Forming 'Last Line of Defense for Fragile Arctic'
Environment  (tags: Climate, Solutions, Greenpeace, People Power, Offshore Drilling, Arctic )

Judy
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
After successfully blocking Shell vessel from reaching open waters, activists hit with $2,500 per hour fine
Endangered Earth: Attacks on Endangered Species Up 600 Percent
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, globalwarming, wildlife, politics )

Clayton
- 1 day ago - biologicaldiversity.org
It isn't just your imagination: Republicans in Congress are dramatically ramping up their attacks on the Endangered Species Act and the animals and plants it protects.
The Fight to Protect the Arctic Ocean Continues
Environment  (tags: Shell Arctic Drilling, ocean pollution, dirty energy fossil fuels, Ocean Protection, prevention of oil spills, sensitive ecosystem, politics, Sustainabililty )

Sabine
- 8 hours ago - addup.org
Tell President Obama drilling in the Arctic not an option. It is time to come to his senses, stop all drilling and future leases, and give our pristine Arctic Ocean the protection it deserves
Jerry Brown Declares State Of Emergency As California Wildfires Rage - Huffington Post
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, climate-change, endangered, habitat, nature, humans, wildlife, water, trees, protection, pollution, forests )

Milde
- 1 hour ago - huffingtonpost.com
California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) has declared a state of emergency as wildfires blaze in 15 counties across the Golden State. "California's severe drought and extreme weather have turned much of the state into a tinderbox," Brown said in a Fri statement
13 âEUR~KeystoneâEUR(TM) Corporations Hold Sway Over Sustainability of Global Fisheries
Environment  (tags: Global fisheries )

Michael
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
According to a recent study published in the journal PLOS ONE, a small number of corporations resemble tiger sharks in the fishing industry.
Bird of the Week: Buff-Breasted Sandpiper
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 3 hours ago - abcbirds.org
Once believed to number in the millions, the Buff-breasted Sandpiper is now uncommon, its population depleted from hunting in the early 20th century. Habitat loss along its migration path though the central U.S. and on its wintering grounds in South Ameri
Heat Wave Brings Scorching Temperatures To The Middle East - Huffington Post
Environment  (tags: habitat, nature, humans, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, weather, water, Sustainabililty, healthconditions, endangered )

Milde
- 1 hour ago - huffingtonpost.com
In May, a heat wave in southern India - with high temps between 45 and 48 degrees Celsius(113 and 118 degrees Fahrenheit)- killed 750 people over 5 wks. Now the heat is on in the Middle East. Temperatures from Iraq to the United Arab Emirates have soared
As Salmon Vanish in the Dry Pacific Northwest, So Does Native Heritage - The Washington Post
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, endangered, climate, habitat, wildlife, nature, humans )

Milde
- 7 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
As a drought tightens its grip on the Pacific Northwest, burning away mountain snow and warming rivers, state officials and Native American tribes are becoming increasingly worried that one of the region's most precious resources - wild salmon - might dis
New National Monuments on Their Way? - Backpacker
Environment  (tags: nature, conservation, parks )

Tariq
- 2 hours ago - backpacker.com
Some beautiful natural places in the US
Ice Rapidly Decreasing in Greenland
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climatechange, environment, Greenland, ice melting )

Naoko
- 1 hour ago - the-japan-news.com
QAANAAQ, northwestern Greenland - Greenland has been rapidly warming, the thick ice sheets that cover its land sharply decreasing along with its glaciers and sea ice.
   

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