The forests in Peru's South East are part of 2 basins, the Amazon and the Titicaca. These forests are being destroyed very fast by illegal gold mining, which uses chemicals such as mercury and arsenic and dumps them in the water, therefore poisoning
Mongolia is a small country with pristine environment and nomadic traditions, which now faces rapid industrialization fueled by foreign investment in mineral extraction. The Law To prohibit mineral exploration and mining operations at headwaters of
Australia could let mining magnates build one of the world's largest coal ports on top of the Great Barrier Reef ecosystem -- opening access to 8 billion extra tonnes of planet-killing coal and risking the survival of this entire amazing world heritage
Sea turtles in our oceans are mistaking plastic bags as jellyfish, their main source of food. Through our research, we discovered that California and Hawaii have banned plastic bags from large retail stores. We want Florida to do the same.