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Petition: Come, Let's Save Wilpattu in Sri Lanka From Deforestration!
Environment  (tags: Sri Lanka, Wilpattu rainforest, Deforestration, rainforest conservation, wilderness preservation, leopards, biodiversity wildlife, fragile ecosystems, responsibilities, prevention of woodland loss, prevention of wildlife loss, stronger protection laws )

- 557 days ago -
Over 3500 acres have been cleared off at the Wilpattu National Park; the largest national park in Sri Lanka. this is also considered as a "Paradise of the Leopards". So, why are we letting Wilpattu to be cut off? Are we to wait until it is destroyed...
Deforestation in Peacetime, Sri Lanka
Environment  (tags: deforestatio, SRi Lanka, world, trees, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife )

- 1011 days ago -
About 7,000 hectares (17,297 acres) continue to disappear each year. Satellite photos tell a story of green cover being chipped away by dribs and drabs with no one locus of destruction
World Ocean Day 2015 - Marine Environmental Protection Authority - Sri Lanka
Environment  (tags: World Ocean Day 2015, Marine Environmental Protection Authorit, MEPA), Sri Lanka, #BetterBagChallenge )

- 1473 days ago -
Today, people around our planet celebrate the ocean, which connects us all. The MEPA is the main Government body to promote this event since 2006, in Sri Lanka which has a duty to protect an ocean 8 times larger than it's land mass. #BetterBagChallenge
On Track to 'Go Beyond the Critical Point': Sri Lanka Still Losing Forests at Rapid Clip
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, deforetation, Sri Lanka, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, nature, wildlife )

- 1800 days ago -
Sri Lanka, a small island nation located off the southern tip of India, has the highest biodiversity in all of Asia, and is regarded as one of the world's biodiversity hotspots
Study Links Kidney Disease in Sri Lanka's Farm Belt to Agrochemicals
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, humans, pesticides, Sri Lanka, world, politics, pollution, conservation, destruction, green, ecosystems, environment, wildlife )

- 2492 days ago -
New research on the high prevalence of kidney disease in Sri Lanka's farming areas mentions a possible link to heavy metals in the water, associated with fertiliser and pesticide use
ACTION ALERT: Move the Commonwealth Games Out Of Sri Lanka Wilderness! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: sri lanka, wildlife, wilderness, threatened, destruction, commonwealth games, construction, devastation, protection )

- 2889 days ago -
Sri Lanka's Environment and Wildlife is set to receive massive destruction due to the Hambantota 2018 Commonwealth games proposal. The area proposed by the authorities is one of the last remaining strong holds for the endangered Leopard, Elephant and

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