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Diet for a Healthy Planet

From Rainforest Action Network: “The life cycle and supply chain of domesticated animals raised for food have been vastly underestimated as a source of green house gas emissions (GHGs) and in fact account for at least half of all human caused GHGs.” 90 more words

Vegan

TenTree

ARTICLE CREATED BY STEPHANIE MARTIN

Over the past few years, the one-for-one model has made us wonder, is there any way for such a model to provide more than a bandaid solution? 497 more words

Ethics

New development pictures, 7912-0208-00, 160 st, Surrey

Documenting what this area looked like before development will be of big interest to the people who move here later. Also, it is good for people buying houses here to realize that what it looks like now is not what it will look like 5 years from now. 68 more words

Development

PA Study to Put Wind Energy on the Hot Seat over Deforestation and Bird Deaths

(Editors Note: THEY’RE FINALLY GETTING IT!!! — DQ)

“With the ever-growing number of reports confirming that on-shore wind energy facilities are directly responsible for the clearing of large areas of forested land and the deaths of thousands of migratory birds, endangered bats and even eagles, we can no longer just assume that wind turbines are absolutely harmless to our environment or even a viable source of alternative energy,” said Rep. 27 more words

Ravaging The World Environmentalist-style

Thanks to MIFEE, 3.6% of Indonesia’s Emissions produced in Merauke

From Bintang Papua via awasMifee

Published: September 13, 2014

The Merauke Regency is experiencing a rapid rate of forest degradation and loss. This is illustrated by Merauke Regency’s contribution to total emissons1 in the province of Papua which is 45.29%. 328 more words

Environmental Devastation