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Fracking Risks Compared to Asbestos and Other Environmental and Health Dangers
Environment  (tags: study, research, fracking, frackis whack, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, water, world )

Cal
- 20 days ago - ecowatch.com
While the title of the new British government report Innovation: Managing Risk, Not Avoiding It sounds cheery, the news it contained about fracking, among other environmentally dubious technologies, was anything but.
Experts 'Stunned' at How Fast Oceans Are Warming
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ocean warming, study, climate, protection, nature, oceans, world, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 56 days ago - theecologist.org
Southern hemisphere oceans are warming at double the expected rate, a new study has found
Marooned in Shrinking Forests, Bornean Orangutans Hang on as Disaster Looms
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, ecosystems, deforestation, study, world, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 72 days ago - news.mongabay.com
This development has severely affected local orangutans, with a 2009 census indicating a population in the region had dropped to between 1,500 and 1,700 from as many as 4,100 individuals in 1995.
Natural Gas a Bridge to Nowhere, Study Finds
Environment  (tags: study, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, fracking, frack is hwack, endangered, environment, research, protection, nature, energy, world )

Cal
- 86 days ago - ecowatch.com
A study published today in the journal Environmental Research Letters found that switching from coal to natural gas would not significantly lower the greenhouse gas emissions that drive climate change.
International Lawyers' Group Calls for International Court on the Environment
Environment  (tags: world, protection, climat elaws, climate court, study, report, environment, ecosystems, climate-change, climate )

Cal
- 89 days ago - thestar.com
n a landmark report, the International Bar Association, says climate laws are inadequate to protect people and an international body to deal with climate change disputes is needed.
Bad News for Obama: Fracking May Be Worse Than Burning Coal
Environment  (tags: fracking, methane, coal, study, environment, pollution )

Cal
- 102 days ago - motherjones.com
New science shows that thanks to methane leaks, gas won't work as a "bridge fuel."
Study: Pipeline Would Result In More Global Warming Pollution
Environment  (tags: XL PIpeline, pollution, study, environment )

Cal
- 131 days ago - wowt.com
A new study published Sunday by the journal Nature Climate Change concludes the much-debated Keystone XL pipeline could produce four times more global warming pollution than the State Department calculated this year.
Ecologists Are Underestimating the Impacts of Rainforest Logging
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, destruction, environment, deforestation, study, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 140 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Ecologists may be underestimating the impact of logging in old-growth tropical forests by failing to account for subtleties in how different animal groups respond to the intensity of timber extraction
Fracking Waste Puts Americans' Drinking Water at Risk
Environment  (tags: study, fracking wastewarrter, EPA, fracking, frack is whack, official research, environment, destruction, water, healthconditions, humans, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 143 days ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an eagerly awaited report on the state of something called the Underground Injection Control program.
Alarming Data on Arctic Ice Loss
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, ARctic ice loss, study, environment, science, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 213 days ago - enn.com
The Antarctic ice sheet has lost ice twice as quickly in the past three years as when it was last surveyed between 2005 and 2010, say scientists.
Rising CO2 Could Threaten Human Nutrition
Environment  (tags: ntrition, climat change, study, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, pollution, climate )

Cal
- 223 days ago - abc.net.au
Increased carbon dioxide levels could cause a global drop in nutrients in rice, wheat and soy, a new study has found.
Loss of Wildlife and Deforestation Can Increase Human Disease
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, defrestation, study, Study., ecosystems, destruction, environment, healthconditions, humans, research, habitat, habitatdestruction, trees, forests, animals )

Cal
- 223 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Now, for the first time, researchers have found that deforestation may also lead to a heightened risk of human disease
U.N.: We Can Save World's Forests at a Fraction of Cost of Fossil Fuels Subsidies
Environment  (tags: politics, green, government, environment, study, UN, deforestation, destruction, ecosystems, trees, habitatdestruction, habitat, world )

Cal
- 271 days ago - news.mongabay.com
nvesting $30 billion a year in forest conservation -- less than seven percent of the $480 billion spent annually on fossil fuels subsidies -- could help stop deforestation while accelerating a transition toward a greener global economy
Study Finds Industry Underreporting of Oil Sands Pollutants .Com/2014
Environment  (tags: tar sands, study, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 284 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
A new study has found that certain types of chemical pollutants emitted by Canada's oil sands tailing ponds have gone underreported for years.
Sharp Jump in Deforestation When Amazon Parks Lose Protected Status
Environment  (tags: deforestation MAazon, study, environment, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 293 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Areas that have had their protected status removed or reduced have experienced a sharp increase in forest loss thereafter, finds a new study
 

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