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Ecologists Are Underestimating the Impacts of Rainforest Logging
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, destruction, environment, deforestation, study, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Ecologists may be underestimating the impact of logging in old-growth tropical forests by failing to account for subtleties in how different animal groups respond to the intensity of timber extraction
10 Biggest Threats to Human Existence | EcoWatch
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, world, animals, climate-change, destruction, globalwarming, CO2emissions, endangered, pandemic, bees dying, bats, biological weapons, zombies, Nuclear weapons, volcano eruptions, asteroids )

Carol
- 12 hours ago - ecowatch.com
While it is difficult to envision a world without "us," there are multiple scenarios staring at us, right here, right now, not far-fetched, that could wipe out all or most of humanity, leaving a wasteland for Mother Nature to reclaim.
Frackers Spill Olympic Pool's Worth Of Hydrochloric Acid In Oklahoma
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, government, politics, pollution )

Teresa
- 17 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
An acid spill on Monday in rural Kingfisher County northwest of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma could turn out to be the largest spill "in relation to fracking materials" in the state according to an Oklahoma Corporation Commission spokesman.
Avaaz Joins Battle for Harare, Zimbabwe, Wetland Protection
Environment  (tags: climate change, climate-change, destruction, development, environment, ecosystems, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, water, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, wetlands, wetland, threats, conservation )

Freda Lee
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Zimbabwean Environmentalists are seeking protection for critically important wetlands in Harare, Zimbabwe. These wetlands, which critical to Harare's water supply, are threatened by development and need protection. Please sign the petition on Avaaz.org
Desperate Battle to Save Critically Important Wetlands in Harare, Zimbabwe
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, development, environment, ecosystems, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, water, globalwarming, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, wetlands, wetland, threats, conservation )

Freda Lee
- 1 day ago - change.org
Zimbabwean Environmentalists are seeking protection for critically important wetlands in Harare, Zimbabwe. These wetlands, which critical to Harare's water supply, are threatened by development and need protection. Please sign the petition on Change.org
Protect Ocean Life From 1 Trillion Pieces of Plastic - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Over one trillion pieces of plastic could be released into the ocean in the next decade. This overwhelming amount of waste would devastate fragile marine life such as seals, whales and dolphins. Demand the EPA take immediate action to prevent this
   

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