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World Environment News - August 5th, 2005 from Planet Ark August 04, 2005 10:51 PM

World Environment News - August 5th, 2005 from Planet Ark
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Here are today's Reuters 'World Environment News' headlines,
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TODAY'S NEWS STORIES:


USA:
Environmentalists see Hope in Exxon CEO Change
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31926/story.htm


USA:
Widespread Environmental Damage seen from Shuttle
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31934/story.htm


USA:
Hurricane Ivan Generated Monster Waves - Study
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31935/story.htm


USA:
Pataki Exit Won't Hurt US Carbon Dioxide Plan - New York
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31936/story.htm


THAILAND:
Drought-Hit Thailand through Worst of Water Crisis
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31933/story.htm


SPAIN:
Spanish Grain Harvest Seen Down 61 Percent - Union
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31932/story.htm


SOUTH KOREA:
Cloned Dog Raises Ethical Questions of its Science
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31927/story.htm


PORTUGAL:
Hot Spring Runs Dry as Portugal's Drought Deepens
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31931/story.htm


PERU:
Peru Copper Protesters Halt Fatal Clashes
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31941/story.htm


KAZAKHSTAN:
Kazakhs Unsure if Local Bird Flu Threatens Humans
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31929/story.htm


JAPAN:
Honda says Open to Fuel-Cell, Other Ties with GM
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31939/story.htm


JAPAN:
Hiroshima a Pacifist Bastion 60 Years after A-Bomb
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31940/story.htm


FRANCE:
INTERVIEW - Bird Flu May Reach Europe but Threat Limited
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31930/story.htm


CHINA:
China Shutters Slaughterhouse for Killing Sick Pigs
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31928/story.htm


BULGARIA:
Bulgaria Counts Toll of Devastating Summer Floods
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31937/story.htm


AUSTRALIA:
Simple Tsunami Alert System now in Place - UN
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31938/story.htm 



ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS PICTURES:


VIETNAM:
Vietnamese Animal Health Worker Vaccinates Chickens
http://www.planetark.com/envpicstory.cfm/newsid/31942


JAPAN:
Young Girl Looks up at Photograph of an Atomic Cloud from Hiroshima
http://www.planetark.com/envpicstory.cfm/newsid/31943


INDONESIA:
Rubble from Giant Tsunami Still Lies on Beach
http://www.planetark.com/envpicstory.cfm/newsid/31944


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World Environment News - August 8th, 2005 from Planet Ark August 08, 2005 6:43 AM

World Environment News - August 8th, 2005 from Planet Ark
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Here are today's Reuters 'World Environment News' headlines,
proudly brought to you by Planet Ark.

Doing environmental research? Search our news archives at:
http://www.planetark.org/searchhome.cfm


TODAY'S NEWS STORIES:


USA:
Tests Show Promise for Bird Flu Vaccine in Humans
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31945/story.htm


USA:
Something Fishy about New Chicago Hotel
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31947/story.htm


UK:
Cargill to Invest in Biodiesel Plant In Germany
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31961/story.htm


THAILAND:
Parched Thailand Thirsts for Better Infrastructure
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31962/story.htm


RUSSIA:
Bird Flu Spreads in Russia, Maybe in Kazakhstan
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31949/story.htm


PORTUGAL:
Drought-Hit Portugal Deploys Troops as Fires Rage
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31955/story.htm


PERU:
Peru Copper Protests Flare Up Again
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31953/story.htm


JAPAN:
Thousands Mark Hiroshima A-Bomb 60th Anniversary
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31959/story.htm


IRELAND:
Shell Halts Work on Disputed Irish Pipeline for Talks
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31951/story.htm


INDONESIA:
Newmont Pollution Trial Begins in Indonesia
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31954/story.htm


INDIA:
Indian Task Force Says Tigers under Siege
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31948/story.htm


CHINA:
Anthrax Hits China as Pig Disease Festers
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31946/story.htm


CHINA:
China Typhoon Weakens after Killing Three
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31958/story.htm


BULGARIA:
Floods in Bulgaria Kill Three, Thousands Evacuated
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31957/story.htm


AUSTRIA:
Scrapping Nukes Vital For Human Survival -Elbaradei
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31960/story.htm


AUSTRALIA:
Indian Ocean Nations Agree to Share Tsunami Data
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31950/story.htm


AUSTRALIA:
Australia Looks for Ways to End Cane Toad Menace
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31952/story.htm


AUSTRALIA:
Last Mile is Weak Link in Tsunami Warning System
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31956/story.htm




ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS PICTURES:



MALAYSIA :
Activists Carry Replica of Atomic Bomb on a Stretcher in Kuala Lumpur
http://www.planetark.com/envpicstory.cfm/newsid/31966


JAPAN:
Peace Activists Fly Dove-Shaped Balloons before Gutted A-Bomb Dome in
Hiroshima
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World Environment News - August 9th, 2005 from Planet Ark August 09, 2005 6:21 AM

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World Environment News - August 9th, 2005 from Planet Ark
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Here are today's Reuters 'World Environment News' headlines,
proudly brought to you by Planet Ark.

Doing environmental research? Search our news archives at:
http://www.planetark.org/searchhome.cfm


TODAY'S NEWS STORIES:


USA:
Bush says New Energy Bill Vital to US Economy
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31968/story.htm


USA:
Tropical Storm Irene Wilts, Harvey Plows on
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31977/story.htm


USA:
Gene-Modified Corn Gone from Mexico, Study Finds
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31978/story.htm


USA:
Gene Study Shows Sabertooths were no Pussy Cats
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31979/story.htm


SPAIN/FRANCE:
Drought Hits Maize in Spain, Southwest France
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31970/story.htm


SOUTH AFRICA:
UN Urges Botswana Talks with Kalahari Bushmen
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31969/story.htm


PERU:
British Miner says Three Workers Held by Peru Protesters
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31974/story.htm


NORWAY:
FEATURE - Wildlife Moves to Stay Cool in a Warmer World
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31972/story.htm


MALAYSIA:
Forest Fires Shroud Malaysian Capital in Haze
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31976/story.htm


ETHIOPIA:
UN Fears Epidemic as Malaria Sweeps Ethiopia
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31973/story.htm


CANADA:
Meteor Strikes may Have Aided Early Life, Study
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31975/story.htm


BELGIUM:
EU Authorises GMO Maize Type by Legal Rubberstamp
http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/31971/story.htm



ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS PICTURES:


MALAYSIA:
Landmark Petronas Twin Towers Blanketed by Smog in Kuala Lumpur
http://www.planetark.com/envpicstory.cfm/newsid/31980


IRAQ:
Pedestrians Cover their Mouths during Blinding Dust Storm in Baghdad
http://www.planetark.com/envpicstory.cfm/newsid/31982


AUSTRALIA:
A Migrating Humpback Whale Slapping its Tail
http://www.planetark.com/envpicstory.cfm/newsid/31981


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