Biological resources


Environmental Conflicts on Biological resources

A2 Motorway, Portugal

Abant Lake Nature Park, Turkey

Amboseli National Park; downgrading to a game reserve, Kenya

Aquaculture conflict in Golfo de Fonseca, Honduras, Nicaragua

Ashaninka community against Tawaya biopiracy, Acre, Brazil

Atewa Forest bauxite mining, Ghana

Bafa Lake Nature Park, Turkey

Bahia Malaga, Colombia

Białowieża Forest, Poland

Biofuels plantation farming in Dakatcha, Kenya

Biomass power plant, Pécs, Hungary

Building on the forest reserve Thomas van der Hammen, Bogota, Colombia

Chota Nagpur conflict, Jharkhand, India

Christopher Columbus Landing Resort in Playuela, Puerto Rico

Companhia Brasileira de Alumínio (CBA) in Miradouro, Serra do Brigadeiro, MG, Brazil

Conflicto forestal en la Reserva del Patrimonio Natural y Cultural del Copaibo de Concepción, Bolivia

Crisis ambiental en la Bahía de Cienfuegos, Cuba

Decimation of Palestine’s fishing industry, Palestine

Deforestacion de Manglar San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, India

Derrame de crudo en el Golfo de Morrosquillo, Colombia

Destruction of the sweetgum forests, Turkey

Developments along the shores of Lake Elementaita, Kenya

Disputa por espacio marítimo entre industria petrolera y pesca, Sonda de Campeche, Mexico

Dominican Republic´s farmers threatened by new seed bill

Dragons Blood tree: biopiracy & shaman pharmaceuticals in the Amazon, Ecuador

El cultivo de concha abanico (Argopecten purpiratus) (Scallop), Perú

ENAYAM International Container Transshipment Terminal (PMAEICTT), India

Environmental threats (industrial salmon, new mining concessions) in Chiloé, Chile

Exploitation of Forests, Cameroon

Extracción ilegal de algas marinas en la región Ica, Perú

Farmers struggle to keep using traditional seeds varieties, Canada

Fisher folks, environmentalists and religious leaders against the Colombo Port City, Sri Lanka

Fisherwomen's (perempuan nelayan) struggle for their recognition and rights, Indonesia

Fishery conflicts in the Ganga River, Bihar, India

Forceful takeover of forest land cultivated by tribespeople in Khammam, India

Forests of Matebeleland North Province, Zimbabwe

Green chemistry project in Porto Torres, Italy

Hotamis Marshes, Turkey

Hotel Algarrobico, Almeria, Spain

Hydroelectric Power Station, Laxá River, Skútustaðahreppur, Iceland

Illegal logging in Snuol Wildlife Sanctuary, Cambodia

Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing in Sherbro river, Sierra Leone

Jaldapara National Park, WB, India

Kamchia sands protected area urbanisation, Bulgaria

Kaziranga conflict: rhinos and poachers, Assam, India

Kocacay Delta, Turkey

Kuna Yala´s climate change refugees, Panama

Kuzguncuk Vegetable Gardens, Turkey

Labelling legislation for genetically modified food, Sri Lanka

Laguna de Llancanelo, Mendoza: actividad petrolera en área natural protegida, Argentina

La Macarena: Área de Manejo Especial, Colombia

Law for the Protection of Iberian Wolves, Spain

Lof en Resistencia Cushamen vs. Benetton and state repression, Chubut, Argentina

Māori resistance results in Te Urewera gaining legal personality, New Zealand

Mapuche communities resisting land grabbing by Benetton, Argentina

Matsés indigenous resistance to oil exploration in Amazon, Peru&Brazil

Nairobi National Park and Southern bypass, Kenya

Nandi Forest Multipurpose Dam on Yalas river, Kenya

Natural resource exploitation in the Dead Sea area, West Bank

Nile Basin Reforestation Project, Uganda

North Stream 2 (Severny Potok) Natural Gas Pipeline at Kurgalsky Reserve, Russia

Oil and Gas Exploration in Block L6, Lamu and Tana Delta Districts, Kenya

Oil Extraction at Numto Nature Preserve, Russia

Palm Oil Monoculture in the Choco, Colombia

Panchgaon's community forest rights, Maharashtra, India

Partial Fauna Reserve of Pama and the access to sacred sites, Burkina Faso

Pirin National Park illegal ski resort, Bulgaria

Polluting industries in Cataño and Conservation of Las Cucharillas Marsh, Puerto Rico

Privatisation of the Almoraima, Cádiz, Spain

PRODESIS Project in Chiapas, Mexico

Proposed High Grand Falls Multipurpose Dam, Kenya

Puerto Bahia Malaga, Colombia

REDD+ pilot, Lacandon Jungle, Chiapas, Mexico

Reserva Ecológica de Chaparri contra traficantes de tierras, Lambayeque, Peru

Resisting free trade agreements to protect local seeds, Thailand

Saemangeun reclamation project, South Korea

Sahara India Eco Tourism Project in Sundarbans, West Bengal, India

Save Akamas, Cyprus

Serengeti National Park and its Highway, Tanzania

Small scale fishery and tourism in Xcalak, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Sri Nakarin Dam National Park and Chalerm Rattanakosin Forest Reserves, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Sugarcane plantation in Mabira Forest Reserve, Uganda

Sultan Marshes Wetland, Turkey

Tepebaşı - Alpu Coal Powered Plant and Closed Pit Coal Mine, Turkey

The farm of a thousand cows, France

The use of fire at the Canaima National Park, Venezuela

Threats facing the Tana River Primate Reserve, Kenya

Timber logging in the Dvinsky Forest, Russia

Tortum Bagbasi Hydroelectric Power Plant, Turkey

Tourism in Marsa Alam and Disenfranchisement of Indigenous Community, Egypt

Tourism, waste, and conservation initiatives, Sikkim, India

Transport Corridor Vc - LOT 3, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Water Contamination from Paper Mills at Penobscot Reservation, USA

Water contamination in the Caño Tiburones Reserve, Puerto Rico

Wildhorses and Burros versus government economic interests, Nevada, USA

Yala Swamp, Large scale farming, Kenya

Yambol Landfill Site, Bulgaria