08 Feb '12, 8pm

Green groups: government moving too slowly on protecting Canada's Great Bear rainforest

12,000 surround White House to protest tar sands pipeline (11/07/2011) One year to the day before the 2012 US election, up to 12,000 activists encircled the White House to protest the Keystone XL pipeline, a proposed 1,700 mile pipeline that would carry oil from Canada's infamous tar sands to the US and other foreign markets. Critics of the TransCanada pipeline have warned of potential spills in America's heartland as well as the climate impacts of allowing more tar sands oil, which has a higher carbon footprint than conventional sources, into the US and other markets. The issue has galvanized climate and environmental activists in the US with the massive rally on Sunday preceded by civil disobedience actions in late summer that lead to the arrests of 1,253 people. Economic slowdown leads to the pulping of Latvia's forests (01/23/2012) The economic crisis has pushed many n...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0208-hance_greatbear_gov.html

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eco-business.com 06 Feb '12, 9am

A host of international non-governmental organisations, whose work involves the environment, are setting up shop here. Mor...

US Toilet Paper Choices Contributing To Indonesian Rainforest Destruction

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treehugger.com 08 Feb '12, 8pm

WWF continues putting pressure on Asia Pulp & Paper : Their newly released report, Don't Flush Tiger Forests finds that to...

Singapore the right climate for green groups

Singapore the right climate for green groups

straitstimes.com 05 Feb '12, 11pm

WWF Singapore chief executive Elaine Tan at the NGO's office in Tanglin. More green groups are sinking their roots in Sing...

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biologicaldiversity.org 07 Feb '12, 5pm

For Immediate Release, February 7, 2012 Contact: Jeff Miller, Center for Biological Diversity, (415) 669-7357 Alexandra Mo...

Help name the cutest little polar bear cub EVER: Look, he's even waving!

Help name the cutest little polar bear cub EVER...

grist.org 08 Feb '12, 3pm

The Toronto Zoo is having a contest to name its new baby polar bear. Here are my entries, based on my initial responses to...