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A US Military Base Could Kill Off Japan's Last Dugongs
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, okinawa, dugongs, protests, us military bases, habitatdestruction )

- 1045 days ago -
74 percent of American military facilities on Japanese soil are in Okinawa. This is despite the fact Okinawa only accounts for 0.6 percent of Japanese territory.
U.S. Agent Orange Activist Brings Message of Solidarity to Okinawa
Environment  (tags: Okinawa, Japan, United States, Vietnam War, Agent Orange, dioxin, storage of dioxin, U.S. veterans, Okinawa ctizens, health effects, illnesses, U.S. Marine Corps' Camp Schwab )

- 2218 days ago -
Residents of Okinawa Island have recently been confronted with mounting evidence that their land used to be a major storage site for the toxic U.S. defoliant Agent Orange.
Protect Okinawa's Reefs - Stop the Planned Military Base ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, nature, habitat, Okinawa, reefs, marine life, military base, wildlife )

- 3186 days ago -
Okinawa is home to ecologically significant coral reefs that support more than 1,000 species of reef fish, marine mammals, and sea turtles. Creatures like the dugong, a critically endangered and culturally treasured animal, rely on these reefs for their
Save the Dugongs - Stop the Expansion of Okinawa Base
Environment  (tags: dugong, dugongs, greenpeace, green peace, wildlife, animals, endangered, Japan, USA, military, Okinawa, petition )

- 4042 days ago -
Dugongs living on the coast of Japan's Okinawa island are threatened by the proposed expansion of a U.S. military base there...

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