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7 GIFs That Will Convince You Just How Scary the Drought in the West Is
Environment  (tags: climate-change, water, global warming, destruction )

Teresa
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
From a popular skiing spot to the largest man-made reservoir in North America, these before-and-after photos show why we need to save water.
Climate Policy Goes Hand-in-Hand With Water Policy
Environment  (tags: Active Citizens, Advancing Deserts, Caribbean Climate Wire, Civil Society, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Energy, Environment, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Green Economy, Headlines, Latin America & the Caribbean, Natural Resourc )

Rodney
- 3 days ago - ipsnews.net
"This is a very big deal for us because under predicted climate change scenarios we're looking at things like drier dry seasons [and] more intense hurricanes." -- Natalie Boodram of WACDEP
Wild Birds' Songs, Feather Colors Changed By Mercury Contamination
Environment  (tags: birds, song, mercury, language, brain, animals, endangered, environment, habitat, nature, pollution, research, science, wildlife )

Lone
- 3 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Videos and pics - Mercury in the environment changes the way birds sing.
Threat of Hydropower Dams Still Looms in Chile's Patagonia
Environment  (tags: protection, water, ecosystems, environment, dam building, conservation, world )

Cal
- 4 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Aysén region in Chile's southern Patagonia wilderness has some of the largest freshwater reserves on the planet thanks to its swift-running rivers, innumerable lakes, and lagoons
Do Not Destroy the Borneo National Park in Indonesia! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Environment  (tags: Palm Oil Plantations Destroying Rainfore, Borneo rain forest )

Slava
- 4 days ago - yousignanimals.org
Bumitama Gunajaya Agro (BGA) is a palm oil company that recently announced its plans to to clear large areas of rainforest located in Tanjung Putting National Park, Indonesia, to spur production of palm oil.
Global Warming Already Dangerous, Risks Being Irreversible, Says New UN Global Warming Report
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, nature, oceans, pollution, weather )

Lone
- 4 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Global warming is here, human-caused and probably already dangerous -- and it's increasingly likely that the heating trend could be irreversible
Earthquake Risk Makes California's Diablo Canyon a Fukushima in Waiting
Environment  (tags: nuclear plant safety, Diablo Canyon, earthquake danger, report, science, research, healthconditions, protection, humans, politics, energy, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 4 days ago - theecologist.org
A newly-exposed report by Diablo Canyon's lead nuclear inspector shows that the twin reactors are unsafe,
Confirmed: Some Raindrops Fall Faster Than They Should
Environment  (tags: rain, rainfall, climate, environment, nature, research, science, weather )

Darren
- 5 days ago - news.sciencemag.org
Five years ago, scientists reported that raindrops, especially small ones, often fall through the air much faster than they should. . .
End of the Line: GMO Production in China Halted
Environment  (tags: GMO's, Sustainabililty, nature, politics, wildlife, government, ecosystems, environment )

Nils Ande
- 5 days ago - rt.com
In a surprise U-turn, China's Ministry of Agriculture has decided not to continue with a program which developed genetically-modified rice and corn. Some environmentalists say public concerns about GM crops played a key role in the decision.
Cancer Deaths Double in Argentina's GMO Agribusiness Areas - Via The Ecologist
Environment  (tags: Environment, Industrial Agriculture, GMOs, pesticides, herbicides, Humans, Health risks, Health conditions, Pollution, Science Study, Sustainability, World )

Victoria
- 6 days ago - theecologist.org
A comprehensive report by the Ministry of Health in Córdoba, Argentina reveals that deaths from cancerous tumours are double the national average in areas where industrial agriculture ie genetically engineered crops are grown and agro-chemicals are used.
 
 
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