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Protect The High Seas From Harm

Archived, 28 days ago From Marine Conservation 

In a rare diplomatic breakthrough and good news for marine scientists and conservationists around the world nations agreed in 2016 to protect a huge area of ocean off the coast of Antarctica from commercial fishing and other harmful activities. That ...

Ancient Human Sites May Have Distorted Our Understanding Of The Amazons Natural Ecology

Archived, 29 days ago From Mongabay 

Pristine areas of Amazon rainforest are usually considered to be ancient, untamed jungles overflowing with old trees and biodiversity that have grown for centuries untouched by human hands. But that perception is starting to change. ...

Your Bright Idea Could Save the Biggest Reef On Earth

Archived, 29 days ago From National Geographic 

It's no secret that the Great Barrier Reef is dying. Warming waters triggered by climate change are killing off corals. But with a fund of more than a million dollars and some conservation-minded competition, Australia is working to put an end to the ...

Seven Charts That Explain The Plastic Pollution Problem

Archived, 29 days ago From Rainforest Alliance 

Marine life is facing "irreparable damage" from the millions of tonnes of plastic waste which ends up in the oceans each year, the United Nations has warned. ...

Climate Change Is Suffocating Large Parts Of The Ocean

Archived, 32 days ago From National Geographic 

A new study says warming has reduced the oxygen levels in large swaths of the deep ocean, threatening marine life around the world ...

Making Coffee the First Sustainable Agricultural Product Food Tank

Archived, 181 days ago From Conservation Intl 

The Sustainable Coffee Challenge has recently announced the first four Collective Action Networks that will catalyze the effort to make coffee the first sustainable agricultural product in the world. The coalition, assembled by Conservation Internati ...

No To Industrial Gold Mining in The Forests of French Guiana

Archived, 181 days ago From Rainforest Rescue 

The French government is quietly promoting the industrialization of the gold sector in French Guiana. The Montagne d'Or project, scheduled for 2018, would become the largest gold mine on French soil. Not only would it have serious human and environme ...

Bioacoustics Reveal How Biodiversity Changes Across Borneos Logged Forests

Archived, 182 days ago From Nature Conservancy 

Photo The Nature Conservancy (Justine E. Hausheer) 7 of 7 The nursery at an Acacia mangium plantation in Berau.Photo The Nature Conservancy (Justine E. Hausheer) 5 of 7 Zuzana and Purnomo plan our route through the concession.Photo The Nature Cons ...

Logging Threatens Reef Fish Nurseries in the Solomon Islands

Archived, 182 days ago From Nature Conservancy 

Fish & FisheriesProtecting fish populations on coral reefs sounds simple: protect the reef, protect the fish.We found that areas near logging ponds have 24 times fewer juvenile parrotfish compared to sites without logging, says Brown.Other research i ...

First Nations Protected Canadas Great Bear Rainforest For Future Generations Now Local Communities Are Rebuilding Ties To This Land

Archived, 182 days ago From Nature Magazine 

Local communities are rebuilding ties to ...

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Climate change will bring more and more heat waves

Action: Climate Change

The heat in Malaysia often feels next to unbearable. For days on end, the sun is scorching and the heat is sweltering. That, ...

End Phosphate Mining in Manatee County

Action: Wildlife Conservation

The expansion of phosphate mining in Manatee County would threaten freshwater resources in the Myakka and Peace River watersh ...

Amazon basin deforestation could disrupt distant rainforest by remote climate connection

Action: Stop Deforestation

The ongoing deforestation around the fringes of the Amazon may have serious consequences for the untouched deeper parts of th ...

Stop coal mining assault on this roadless forest

Action: Stop Pollution

President Trump has been clear since day one that he’s turning over the nation’s public lands and environment to King Coa ...

Defend our wildlife from the search for Atlantic oil

Action: Save Our Oceans

From Maine to Florida, people along the East Coast strongly oppose offshore oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic Ocean -- yet ...

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