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New Science Suggests More Land-Based Ecosystems Lost than Biosphere Can Bear

An important scientific journal article published today finds that 66% of Earth’s land area must be maintained as natural and agro-ecological ecosystems to sustain a livable environment. Yet about 50% have already been lost, threatening global biosphere collapse. Read Scientific Paper Terrestrial Ecosystem Loss and Biosphere Collapse by Dr. Glen...

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Ecology Is the Meaning of Life

Naturally evolved ecosystems are marvels that make Earth habitable, yet sadly they and all life are threatened Miraculous Nature Ultimately, all humanity and all life have is the biosphere, the thin layer of life just above and below Earth’s surface, composed of ancient, miraculously evolved natural ecosystems. The natural Earth...

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CONGRATULATE Forest Stewardship Council for 1st Baby Steps Ending Greenwash of Old-Growth Forest Logging

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) claims to certify the sustainability of forest management. Yet for two decades FSC with the support of major NGOs like WWF and Greenpeace have greenwashed industrial scale old-growth forest logging – across an area two times the size of Texas for throw away consumer items...

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ALERT! Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador’s Yasuni Rainforests

TAKE ACTION to keep mega-diverse Yasuni National Park ecologically intact and road free: http://forests.org/shared/alerts/sendsm.aspx?id=ecuador_yasuni_oil Ecuador’s mega-diverse Yasuni National Park is again threatened by oil industry road construction as state oil company Petroamazonas has in secret constructed in a into the heart of the world-famous Amazon rainforest – violating environmental laws...

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ALERT! Demand Full EPA EIS for Wisconsin Mine to Be Poised Over Lake Superior

TAKE ACTION to stop the Great Lakes Mine:  http://www.ecoearth.info/shared/alerts/sendsm.aspx?id=walker_water The huge Penokee Hills iron ore mine is proposed in the hills poised above Lake Superior, and could potentially foul the 20% of Earth’s freshwater found in the Great Lakes. Governor Scott Walker signed a bill in early 2013 gutting Wisconsin’s...

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EcoInternet Hails Victory Protecting Virunga National Park and Gorillas from SOCO Oil

Vital precedents set that rainforests and oil don’t mix, global people power can protect local ecosystems, and all remaining old-growth forests must be protected from industrial development By EcoInternet – http://EcoInternet.org/ British oil company SOCO International has cancelled plans to explore for oil in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Virunga...

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I Too Have a Dream: That Life on Earth Shall Not Perish, But Rather Thrive Forever

As a species we can do better if we believe in the human family, ourselves and Earth. There are alternatives to passively sitting by as climate abruptly changes, ecosystems collapse, and authoritarianism rises, destroying naturally evolved ecosystems and their life. A pathway exists to global ecological sustainability, yet it requires...

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Too Many Humans; Not Enough Biosphere | Dr. Glen Barry Interview on 95bFM

Dr Glen Barry, environmental advocate and scientist, says ‘Earth’s biosphere is collapsing and dying as human industrial growth overwhelms ecosystems and abruptly changes climate.’ 95bFM reporter George Freeman crossed to Dr Barry in Wisconsin to discuss the issue of global overpopulation, the future implications of a growing population and whether...

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Choose Ecology

Humanity chooses ecology – by leaving fossil fuels in the ground, protecting and restoring natural ecosystems, embracing organic permaculture, and reducing own numbers equitably – or we face ecological collapse and the end of being

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ECOLOGICAL SCIENCE: Terrestrial Ecosystem Loss and Biosphere Collapse

Excerpt of manuscript accepted for publication mid-2014 by Management of Environmental Quality Abstract Planetary boundary science defines key thresholds in the Earth System’s biogeochemical conditions that precede ecosystem collapse and threaten human well-being. Terrestrial ecosystems enter into the nine originally defined planetary boundaries only indirectly, through boundaries such as biodiversity...