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10 Largest Coral Reefs in the World | Wonders-World.com

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Saving Coral Reefs - Environment South Africa

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Saving Coral Reefs (Saving Coral Reefs - By Jonathan Pitts The coral reef destruction is one of the main concerns of ecologists these...
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[UN Stories #1] South Africa: Rhinos Under Threat

Black market demand for rhino horn, especially in the emerging economies in Asia, is posing a threat to Africa's rhinos. (Wildlife crime is estimated to be worth billions of dollars/year.
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Uganda safari news, Uganda safaris updates,Prime Uganda Safaris

Lake Mburo is one of Uganda safaris' attractions and it is located in western Uganda decorated with large herds of wild animals such as buffaloes,within the water.
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Ancient African coins that could change history of Australia - CNN International

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Ancient African coins that could change history of Australia
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... reached the Australian shores with coins from East Africa in their possession?
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Funny Wildlife - Playful young elephant by Grant Atkinson... | Facebook

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Playful young elephant by Grant Atkinson Atkinson Photography and Safaris (Playful young elephant by Grant Atkinson Atkinson Photography and Safaris http://t.co/HUoYTeZhcl)...
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Fast Facts

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Coral Reefs are being lost twice as fast as Rainforests One third of all carbon dioxide emitted by humanity has been absorbed by the world's oceans. This is making them more acidic than they have been for tens of millions of years.
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Scenes Of African Safaris | Seeking Greener

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Scenes Of African Safaris - Serengeti National Park, Tanzania. African safaris are the... http://t.co/jecix5Yihd #Seeking, #Greener
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Jake Tepper: “Coral reefs are dying.” « Terra Magazine

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Jake Tepper wants to find a way to reverse the decline of coral reefs around the world. (Photo courtesy of Jake Tepper). When Jacob (Jake) Tepper was an eighth-grader, he and his dad traded in their 20-gallon saltwater ...
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Africam | A LIVE 24x7 Interactive African Wildlife Safari - Always LIVE and always wild, Africam brings you live video feeds from the African bush with audio and night vision.
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Plan to Stop Wildlife Attacks - AllAfrica.com

Plan to Stop Wildlife Attacks AllAfrica.com Oserian Wildlife Sanctuary manager John Ndegwa yesterday said the project will help the communities sell more of their produce and prevent animals like baboons, gazelles and buffalos from entering their...
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Images in Africa Safaris adds Maasai Mara Wildebeest & Zebra Migration ... - PR Web (press release)

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Major changes needed for coral reef survival

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To prevent coral reefs around the world from dying off, deep cuts in carbon dioxide emissions are required, says a new study from Carnegie's Katharine Ricke and Ken Caldeira.
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A check-in at Kilimanjaro Safaris

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Theme Park Ride / Attraction in Bay Lake, FL (Gonna go wrangle me up a big kitty. I'll use a tourist as bait.
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Coral Reefs: 35 Beautiful Species to Adore

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Reefs are one of the many ecosystems on this list. Before looking into the damage caused to this charismatic ecosystem, let’s first concentrate on why the Coral Reefs are so special.
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Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Program 25th Anniversary Commendation - NewHampshire.com

Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Program 25th Anniversary Commendation
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CONCORD, N.H. -- New Hampshire Fish and Game's Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Program is celebrating 25 years this month.
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The value of Coral Reefs « TEEB – The Economics of Ecosystems ...

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Coral reefs are one of the ecosystems with the highest level of biodiversity and even though they cover only 0.2% of the world's oceans, they contain about 25% of marine species. They provide habitat to a wide range of fish ...
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Ancient East African coins that could change history of Australia - fox4kc.com

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Ancient East African coins that could change history of Australia fox4kc.com Or was it that Kilwan sailors, renowned as expert navigators all across the sea route between China and Africa, were hired by traders from the Far East to navigate their...
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The Namib Sand Sea - UNESCO's second... - Asia to Africa Safaris | Facebook

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The Namib Sand Sea - UNESCO's second World Heritage Site in Namibia Unesco Wilderness Safaris Sossusvlei (The Namib Sand Sea - UNESCO's second World Heritage Site in Namibia Unesco Wilderness Safaris Sossusvlei http://t.co/5g5OqggIyv)...
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Uganda adds 18% Tax on all Lodges - Hotels - Park Accommodations

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Uganda is adding a 18% tax on up-country Lodgings, Hotels, Guest Houses – Hostels - 18% Tax to go into effect on all Lodges July 1, 2013 (Uganda is adding a 18% accommodation tax on all lodging in its parks reserves - announced June 13 - to go...
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Why?  Is this to 'discourage' investment.. to discourage tourism?! There are other ways, eg by INCREASING tourism would automatically increase gov revenue, eg legislate that for every safari guest there should be two employees.. something along those lines to create more jobs..

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Ocean acidification due to rising carbon dioxide levels will reduce the density of coral skeletons, making coral reefs more vulnerable to disruption and erosion, according to a new study of corals growing where submarine ...
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Convicted rhino poacher sentenced to 21 years | Getaway Travel Blog

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Convicted rhino poacher Wawito Mawala was sentenced to 21 years in jail for the murder of his accomplice Erasmo Mazivele, even though it was a wildlife ranger that shot and killed him.
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Wildlife Extra News - Bovine TB at lowest rate for 6 years

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The online wildlife magazine for those who like wildlife, wildlife news and watching wildlife, plus a guide to UK nature reserves.
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ENOUGHNESS: Western Thought vs Indigenous Philosophy

How we see the world determines how we act. Western thought sees us at war with each other over resources. Indigenous philosophy, we are all related as individuals in balance wih nature...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxPVrr44KHI&feature=youtu.be&a

 

 

May 23, 2013 YES Magazine
FOR A FUTURE THAT WON'T DESTROY LIFE ON EARTH, LOOK TO THE GLOBAL INDIGENOUS UPRISING http://www.yesmagazine.org/issues/love-and-the-apocalypse/mother-earth-at-the-heart-of-it

 

INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE IS SCIENCE - DON'T IGNORE IT  http://sco.lt/8Yr0XB

 

LESSONS FROM THE INDIGENOUS ON PROMOTING PLANT DIVERSITY http://www.dadychery.org/2012/03/10/lessons-from-the-indigenous-on-promoting-plant-biodiversity/

 

February 17, 2012 Tribal Cultural Heritage In India
INDIGENOUS OR TRIBAL GROUPS RELY ON BIODIVERSITY FOR SUSTAINING THEIR LIVELIHOODS http://www.indiantribalheritage.org/?p=5026

 

INDIGENOUS FOOD FORESTS CAN MITIGATE RISKS OF "FEAST OR FAMINE" - BIG CORPORATE AG NOT THE ANSWER  http://sco.lt/8q2M41

 

INDIGENOUS FORESTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE  http://sco.lt/92n6KP

 

 

 

WATCH:
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*** COLUMBIA: WAYUU GOLD, FIGHTING FOR ACCESS TO THEIR OWN FRESH WATER http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=JcF_puGBdmM#

 

WATCH:

Video :Yale Environment 360

***INTO THE HEART OF ECUADOR'S YASUNI http://sco.lt/7HwxkH

 

ECUADOR TO SELL A THIRD OF THE INDIGENOUS AMAZON RAINFOREST TO CHINESE OIL COMPANIES  http://sco.lt/8Q38K1

 

THE BUSHMEN OF THE CENTRAL KALAHARI GAME RESERVE - BOTWANA'S GENOCIDE http://sco.lt/5Vb0gj

 

VIDEO:

**** ETHOPIA - LOCAL TRIBES UNDER THREAT FROM FOREIGN LAND GRAB "INVESTMENTS" DEFORESTATION http://sco.lt/4kFdrd

 

 

THE THIRST FOR PROFIT: ISOLATED YANOMAMI INDIANS "MASSACRED" BY GOLDMINERS IN VENEZUELA http://sco.lt/8eseCv

 

DESTROYING YET ANOTHER INDIGENOUS TRIBE - THE NUKAK MAKU - COLUMBIA http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/world-our-backyard/2012/aug/28/nukak-maku-struggling-between-past-and-present/#.UD_Qz_wcGNU.twitter

 

February 2, 2013 World Wire
EXCLUSIVE: FIRST PICTURES FROM SEALED-OFF BAKUN DAM ZONE REVEAL ENVIRONMENT AND INDIGENOUS SOCIAL DISASTER   http://world-wire.com/2012/02/22/exclusive-first-pictures-from-sealed-off-bakun-dam-zone-reveal-social-and-environmental-disaster/

 

January 28, 2013 Mongabay
HELPING BORNEO'S INDIGENOUS PEOPLE FIGHT FOR THEIR FORESTS http://news.mongabay.com/2013/0128-wcff-hanes-lamb-borneo.html

 

May 29, 2013 Huffington Post Green
AS BRAZILIAN AMAZON BELO MONTE DAM PROJECT SPEEDS UP, INDIGENOUS TRIBE FEELS PAIN http://www.huffingtonpost.com/nina-wegner/belo-monte-brazil_b_3340006.html?ir=Green

 

 

 

WATCH - AMAZON WATCH

****THE TRUE STORY OF CHEVRON'S ECUADOR DISASTER -  A terrifying but terrific short documentary explaining Chevron's #ecocide and #genocide in Ecuador http://sco.lt/76Njw9

 

WATCH:

Video:

**** UNCOVERING TOP LEVEL CORRUPTION IN SARAWAK, MALAYSIA OVER INDIGENOUS FORESTS http://sco.lt/5Y6uUT

 

SEEDS OF DESTRUCTION: PALM OIL DEVELOPERS THREATEN AFRICA'S INDIGENOUS RAINFORESTS http://sco.lt/9H42i1

 

WATCH: THE CORPORATE TAKEOVER OF INDIGENOUS SEED

Video

**** "SEEDING DEEP DEMOCRACY" Vandanha Shiva http://ow.ly/ahQ5p

 

 

 

8 March 2013 - Our World 2.0
ENOUGH IS ENOUGH - A PATH TO TRUE PROPERITY http://ourworld.unu.edu/en/enough-is-enough/

 

ECOCIDE AND SACRED LAW: A FUNDAMENTAL INTRINIC VALUE OF THE SACREDNESS OF ALL LIFE  http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3444120897/ecocide-and-sacred-law-a-fundamental-intrinsic-value-of-the-sacredness-of-all-life

 

IS UN REDD A FAILURE? INDIGENOUS GROUPS IN PANAMA WAIT FOR UN REDD TO MEET PROMISES http://sco.lt/8x2yX3

 

August 21, 2012 YES Magazine
WHOSE ECONOMY" WHOSE "GREEN" - THE DARK SIDE OF THE "GREEN ECONOMY" Why some indigenous groups and environmentalists are saying no to the “green economy.” http://www.yesmagazine.org/issues/its-your-body/going-against-the-green?icl=email_august12&ica=tnDarkSideGreenEconomy

 

 

 

PALM OIL ECOCIDE -THE DEFORESTATION HOLOCAUST -  Fast-Tracking Our Own Extinction  http://sco.lt/7BPvuL

 

June 20, 2013 Common Dreams
PALM-OIL GIANTS DODGE RESPONSIBILITY FOR BURNING DOWN FORESTS CREATING TOXIC SMOG COVERING SINGAPORE http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/06/20-3

 

LAND GRABS: How Foreign "Investments" Are Redistributing Wealth, Land and Water across the globe http://sco.lt/96H2yv

 

 

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FOREST PEOPLES PROGRAMME http://www.forestpeoples.org/

 

INTER PRESS SERVICE - INDIGENOUS RIGHTS http://www.ipsnews.net/news/human-rights/indigenous-rights/

 

VIA SURVIVAL INTERNATIONAL http://www.survivalinternational.org/news/8626

 

LA VIA CAMPESINA - The International Peasants Voice http://viacampesina.org/en/

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Eli Levine's curator insight, April 30, 2014 8:07 AM

What's it going to be rich people?

Your health?

Or your financial wealth?

 

Think carefully, because I honestly think that you all don't.

 

Silly brains.

 

Think about it.

pdjmoo's curator insight, September 18, 2014 7:22 PM



            ------------------------------RESOURCES-------------------------------

 

▶FOREST PEOPLES PROGRAMME http://www.forestpeoples.org/

 ▶INTER PRESS SERVICE - INDIGENOUS RIGHTS http://www.ipsnews.net/news/human-rights/indigenous-rights/

 ▶VIA SURVIVAL INTERNATIONAL http://www.survivalinternational.org/news/8626

 ▶LA VIA CAMPESINA - The International Peasants Voice http://viacampesina.org/en/

 ▶INDIGENOUS PEOPLES ISSUES AND RESOURCES  http://indigenouspeoplesissues.com/

 ▶INTERNATIONAL CRY MAGAZINE - Essential News and Film On World's Indigenous People

http://intercontinentalcry.org/

 ▶INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTAL NETWORK  http://www.ienearth.org/

 ▶SCIDEV.NET

Indigenous for global development news & analysis http://www.scidev.net/global/governance/indigenous/

pdjmoo's curator insight, October 15, 2014 3:42 AM

 

                                                 RESOURCES

 

▶FOREST PEOPLES PROGRAMME http://www.forestpeoples.org/

 

▶INTER PRESS SERVICE - INDIGENOUS RIGHTS http://www.ipsnews.net/news/human-rights/indigenous-rights/

 

▶VIA SURVIVAL INTERNATIONAL http://www.survivalinternational.org/news/8626

 

▶LA VIA CAMPESINA - The International Peasants Voice http://viacampesina.org/en/

 

▶INDIGENOUS PEOPLES ISSUES AND RESOURCES  http://indigenouspeoplesissues.com/

 

▶INTERNATIONAL CRY MAGAZINE - Essential News and Film On World's Indigenous People

http://intercontinentalcry.org/

 

▶INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTAL NETWORK  http://www.ienearth.org/

 

▶SCIDEV.NET

Indigenous for global development news & analysis http://www.scidev.net/global/governance/indigenous/