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Warming Oceans Are changing The World's Rainfall

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A new study finds that warming in the Atlantic Ocean is changing rain patterns in the Amazon. ...

Indonesian Mine Watchdog Sues Government For Concession Maps

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INDONESIA - Environmental activists are suing the Indonesian government for the release of records of mining licenses and concessions, in a move seen as crucial to bringing greater transparency to the extractives sector. ...

Wildlife Moves Into More Populated Areas As Wildfires Burn In The Northstate

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With wildfires raging in the Northstate, wildlife habitats are being destroyed, and it seems to be causing wild animals, like bears and deer, to come into more human populated areas and properties. ...

How Hurricane Florence May Affect Wildlife

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Evacuations are already underway in North and South Carolina in anticipation of Hurricane Florence?s arrival this weekend. But what happens to the wild animals that aren?t set up for text alerts? ...

Runners' Woes At Asian Games Highlight Jakarta's Air Pollution Problem

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INDONESIA - Organizers of the recently concluded Asian Games in Indonesia had been braced for the worst-case scenario: forest fires flaring up and shrouding Palembang, one of the host cities, in a thick, choking haze. ...

Brazilian Legislators Break Law, Attack Amazon, Trade Freely With World: Report

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BRAZIL - A report, published this week by Amazon Watch, reveals that six prominent Brazilian politicians members of the bancada ruralista agribusiness lobby and all but one up for election in October have been found guilty of serious environmental, economic a ...

World's First Indigenous REDD+ Program Ended Due To Illegal Mining

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BRAZIL - One of the world's most successful voluntary conservation and forest carbon storage projects has been cancelled due to an uncontrolled surge in illegal diamond and gold mining and illegal logging which pushed deforestation above acceptable levels. Th ...

Criminalization And Violence Increasingly Used To Silence Indigenous Protest, According To UN report

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INDONESIA - After the Seko indigenous peoples of Indonesia rejected a plan to build a hydropower plant on their traditional lands in the province of South Sulawesi, the company behind the plant and the local government responded with intimidation and violence, a ...

Palm Oil Giant's Claim it Can't Control Liberian Subsidiary A 'Red Herring,' NGO Says

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IRAN - One of Indonesia's biggest family-owned firms is facing fresh criticism over its alleged failure to comply with its sustainability commitments as part of its palm oil operations in Liberia. ...

Salmon Escape, Jungle Drones, And A New Biosphere Reserve

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PERU - The most popular stories last week from our Spanish-language service, Mongabay-Latam, followed farmed salmon escapes in Chile, a new biosphere reserve in Ecuador, and high-tech forest monitoring in Peru. ...

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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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