Global warming is the biggest threat to our world today. Species are endangered and habitats are destroyed because of the huge carbon output of human industries and activities each year.

Illustrations by Wenqing Yan

Michela # “We are, quite literally, gambling with the future of our planet- for the sake of hamburgers” Peter Singer, Animal Liberation Yuumei aka Wenqing Yan (USA) - Countdown, 2012 Digital Arts

Note that soy is fed mainly to beef cattle, so beef is the cause of that as well. Just four commodities—beef, soy, palm oil, and wood products—drive the majority of global deforestation. And consumers can help stop it.

Note that soy is fed mainly to beef cattle, so beef is the cause of that as well. Just four commodities—beef, soy, palm oil, and wood products—drive the majority of global deforestation. And consumers can help stop it. Go vegan

Trees help to slow climate change. They also improve air quality in urban areas. Don't cut down trees for a new home or for yet more agricultural land to feed yet more animals for meat, or for palm oil plantations. Your daily choices (what you buy) affect what happens to trees.

>>>>> *makes paper sign to put on a tree and proceeds to write"SAVE trees"*

"When I'm in the street, the only people I notice,are usually at least 70 years old, because they have style." ~ Vivienne Westwood

When I think, who could possibly be the Queen of British fashion, only one name springs to mind - Vivienne Westwood, whose clothes are instantly recognizable

Just four commodities—beef, soy, palm oil, and wood products—drive the majority of global deforestation. And consumers can help stop it.

excluding the 'global warming' on pin! Just four commodities—beef, soy, palm oil, and wood products—drive the majority of global deforestation. And consumers can help stop it.

What is Deforestation? - YouTube

A great video to visually explain deforestation and what has happened to the world because of it. The images included in the video are kid friendly as well. The length is appropriate for an elementary level learner.

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INFOGRAPHIC: What is driving deforestation and what can you do about it?

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Did you know palm oil is responsible for severe habitat destruction, climate change, animal cruelty and indigenous rights abuses? Here's how to avoid it! www.causeyoucareco.com #palmoil

Palm Oil: How and Why to Avoid It

Did you know palm oil is responsible for severe habitat destruction, climate change, animal cruelty and indigenous rights abuses? Here's how to avoid it!

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Art and photography such as this can have a big impact on society. Photographs like these allow people to realize the kind of destruction of our environment is happening. This picture is also an example of a clear cut deforestation technique where all tre

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All the more reason to fight hard to save and restore what we have left

:( this is so sad NASA recently released imagery showing the deforestation of America …in just 34 years. Plant a tree TODAY.

tree & lungs, what a beaut!

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this is a great imagine that compares a healthy tree to a dead tree, just like your lungs. stop smoking! help your lungs 🚭

15/04 - Dia da Conservação do Solo    Erosão, compactação e aumento da salinidade do solo são os maiores problemas relacionados ao manejo inadequado. Terão relação direta com escassez de alimentos em futuro não  distante, profundo desequilíbrio do sistema produtivo, se praticas corretas não forem adotadas. Manejo inadequado reduz significativamente potencial de produção. Renovação, aprimoramento das técnicas produtivas e redução de desperdícios são fundamentais.

An agonizing 87 days passed before the BP oil spill was finally sealed off.

Mongabay News:Clearing for oil palm in Sabah like some monster nails clawed out the forests

Lesson plan on deforestation. Deforestation refers to the cutting, clearing, and removal of rainforest or related ecosystems into less bio-diverse ecosystems such as pasture, cropland, or plantations

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