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Support local forest protection blockades globally

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TAKE ACTION to support Swedish local old-growth forest protection
http://forests.org/shared/alerts/sendsm.aspx?id=sweden_oldgrowth

The Finnish mining company Nordkalk, and national logging company Mellanskog, have started work on a limestone mine on the Swedish island of Gotland in the Baltic Sea, threatening a sensitive and unique natural environment of ecologically unique ancient forests, moorlands, and swamps. There is a major ongoing forest occupation against this logging and mining of critical ecosystems and groundwater destruction, which just this past Saturday managed to stop the initial forest clearing, pending an important Supreme Court decision that may establish a legal precedent for ecosystem protections nationwide. Supporting these sorts of community rebellions against ecocide, and for healthy local ecosystems, is what Ecological Internet's global network is all about.

TAKE ACTION! http://forests.org/shared/alerts/sendsm.aspx?id=sweden_oldgrowth

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