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Rainforest Destruction

Earth: #Earth ~ "Nearly half of the world's species of plants, animals, and microorganisms will be destroyed or severely threatened over the next quarter century, due to rainforest deforestation. Help spread the word before it's too late!"


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animal agriculture is responsible for up to 91% of all the destruction in the Amazon and yet [environmental groups] still aren't talking about that~ courtesy #cowspiracy #eco #vegan raising animals for food is responsible for climate change, rainforest destruction, excessive water consumption, world hunger, wildlife extinction, land use ...

from Co.Exist

These Underwater Sculptures Make Ocean Pollution Look Gorgeous

Artists Mathieu Goussin and Hortense Le Calvez on their art: "in response to our time of alarming climate change, the work presents an immersion of the objects that compose our daily surroundings. The certainty that in a near future, global issues will bring disastrous consequences on the environment creates a disturbing atmosphere. However, the mass production rate of artificial materials seems unstoppable."


Indonesia Tops Brazil in Rainforest Destruction and It's All Our Fault! Demand is soaring for palm oil, an ingredient found in half the products sold at the local supermarket. Indonesia already ranks as one of the world’s top carbon emitters. Now a new study shows the country’s rate of tropical deforestation is the highest on the planet and more than previously reported by the Indonesian government.


Protect the rainforests. Ancient forests are disappearing before our eyes. Not only does forest loss eliminate wildlife habitat and harm biodiversity, but tropical deforestation releases tons of greenhouse gases that contribute to climate change. Help us protect forests and the climate. Read more.