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Stop Shell From Destroying Polar Bear Homes
Environment  (tags: animals, arctic, polar bears, greenpeace, wildlife, nature )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - change.org
Time is running out for the Arctic - and for the people and animals that depend on this environment for survival. Your voice is needed urgently to stop this destruction.
Take Action: Protect St. George Island State Park Wildlife and Habitat PETITION
Environment  (tags: habitat, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 12 hours ago - secure.audubon.org
Say NO to increased development on State Park conservation land. Send a letter right now.
Bee Parasite Will Flourish Under Global Warming, Study Warns
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, nature, research, science, weather, wildlife, world )

Sally
- 13 hours ago - theguardian.com
Gut parasite will increase in prevalence across northern Europe as temperatures rises, leading to honey bee losses
'Acutely Toxic' Mine Waste Threatens the Death of Norway's Fjords
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, mining interests, wildlife, world, ecosystems, destruction, environment, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - theecologist.org
Two huge open pit mines in northern Norway are on the verge of approval, writes Tina Andersen Vågenes - even though they would dump hundreds of millions of tonnes of tailings in fjords where wild salmon spawn.
Chinese Logging Company Takes Over Guyana's Forests -
Environment  (tags: deforestation, deforestationhabitat, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, environment, world, pollution, protection, government, green )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Illegal deforestation occurring despite Guyana's ground-breaking low carbon development strategy -
Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Pipeline Proposal Starting to Hit Major Opposition
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, climate-change, CO2emissions, climatechange, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, Sustainabililty, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world, globalwarming, conservation, energy, end )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - naturecanada.ca
You've heard the US rhetoric about "if they don't build KXL, someone else will elsewhere." That is a LIE. Here's news on the BC pipe First Nations and BC have been fighting hard.
Scorching, Dry Summer for Most, BoM Warns (Australia)
Environment  (tags: Australia, summer, Climate Change, El Nino, globalwarming, water, trees, weather )

Roger
- 1 day ago - brisbanetimes.com.au
Most Australians are in for a substantially hotter and drier-than-normal summer, the Bureau of Meteorology's latest seasonal outlook says.
Can China Cut Coal?
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, science, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, destruction, conservation, climate, China, Coal, pollution, healthconditions )

Darren
- 17 hours ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
On a visit to China a few years back, I asked a local official about pollution controls after enjoying my first sour, gritty taste of the country's air.
Forest Pledges Multiply as Palm Oil Companies Respond to Clean-Up Demands
Environment  (tags: carbon, Cargill, deforestation, Forest Heroes, GAR, Greenomics, Greenpeace, Indonesia, IOI, ISPO, Kallista Alam, Leuser Ecosystem, Malaysia, orangutan, palm oil, peat, rainforest, rhino, RSPO, Sumatra, sustainability, TFT, tigers, Wilmar, WRI )

Annette
- 16 hours ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
The number of multinational companies that say they are committed to supplying and using only deforestation-free palm oil is growing fast, but widespread clearance of forests continues. In this article, I take an in-depth look at the current situation.
Indonesia Cracks Down on Deforestation in Symbolic U-Turn
Environment  (tags: conservation, endangered, environment, forests, government, green, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, wildlife, trees )

Sally
- 13 hours ago - theguardian.com
Indonesia's new president announces plans to protect rainforest and peatlands, signalling a new direction for country with worst rate of deforestation in the world
Reflecting Sunlight Into Space Has Terrifying Consequences, Say Scientists
Environment  (tags: climate, environment, GeneticEngineering, humans, scientists, world, science, space, climate, climate-change, climatechange, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, humans, nature, protection, weather, world )

Sally
- 13 hours ago - theguardian.com
But 'geoengineers' say urgent nature of climate change means research must continue into controversial technology to combat rising temperatures
Stephen Harper Is Out of Excuses on Climate Action
Environment  (tags: Canada, energy, Tar Sands, fossil fuels, Carbon Pricing, Global Warming, politics, Stephen Harper, environment, pollution, climate )

BoomerWar
- 1 day ago - boomerwarrior.org
Mr. Harper, your climate charade is over. What will be the next move for the world's worst climate villain?
Palm Oil Conference Delegates Call for Sustainability Action From Governments, Buyers, and Producers
Environment  (tags: Agropalma, Darrel Webber, deforestation, environment, Forest Stewardship Council, HCS, HCV, Indonesia, ISPO, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, MSPO, palm oil, POIG, Rainforest Alliance, RAN, roundtable, RSPO, sustainability, sustainable )

Annette
- 16 hours ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
Delegates at the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil annual gathering in Kuala Lumpur called on governments to do more to ensure that forests are protected from oil palm expansion. This is my round-up of some of the main issues raised during the gathering.
Bulldozers Raze Historic Area of Kuala Lumpur
Environment  (tags: demolition, development, high-rise, historic, Kampong Bharu, Kampung Baru, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia )

Annette
- 15 hours ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
A historic area of the Malay enclave of Kampong Bharu in Kuala Lumpur has been razed to the ground. The old stage and the houses around it have been demolished to make way for a high-rise development. This picture story documents the destruction.
UN Climate Change Deal Must Have Legally Binding Targets, Says EU
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, energy, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, humans, nature, politics, protection, world )

Sally
- 13 hours ago - theguardian.com
Time is running out for agreeing legal framework for emissions cuts, EU official warns
Cap and Trade: What Kind of Joke Is That?
Environment  (tags: cap and trade )

Selim
- 7 hours ago - greentech.center
Cap and trade system is not a viable option. It needs global attention. Otherwise it wont work
Who Pays for Wildlife Conservation and Why We ShouldnâEUR(TM)t Care
Environment  (tags: )

Bob
- 1 hour ago - cascwild.org
We should look at Theodore Roosevelt and John Muir as exemplars of the breadth of the conservation coalition needed in the next two years and beyond.
   

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