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Selecting Plants for Pollinators Guide
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, greenliving, home, protection, pollinators, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 3 hours ago - pollinator.org
Our ecoregional planting guides, Selecting Plants for Pollinators, are tailored to specific areas of the United States. You can find out which ecoregion you live in and get your free guide by entering your zip code below. For Canada there are two guides..
Please Help and Save Our Elephants. All We Ask Is for Your Signature
Animals  (tags: Elephants, mozambique, petition, elephants, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
FOR THE PROTECTION OF ELEPHANTS AND ALL ENDANGERED SPECIES AT RISK IN MOZAMBIQUE
A Few Ways to Improve Virginia's Eastern Shore
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, endangered, environment, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, protection, water, business, economy, energy, environment, ethics, investing, money, news, society )

Barb
- 20 hours ago - delmarvanow.com
Here are a few things I would like to see happen on the Shore, although I doubt very much it will happen in my lifetime: The seawall at Wallops Island extended out a quarter- to half-mile more, using rocks. The rocks would barely be visible at high tide.
Virginia Gets Country's First Wind Energy Research Lease in Federal Waters
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, energy, environment, GoodNews, green, habitat, nature, oceans, politics, Sustainabililty, business, americans, consumers, economy, energy, environment, investing, news, SustainableDevelopment )

Barb
- 19 hours ago - dailypress.com
The agreement with the federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will enable Dominion Virginia Power to move forward with its plans to erect a pair of 6-megawatt test turbines on the Outer Continental Shelf, about 24 nautical miles east of the...
Herbicides and Antibiotic Resistance
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, antibiotic resistance, diet, environment, ethics, food, glyphosate, health, interesting, protection, research, risks, Roundup, safety, study )

Kathy
- 18 hours ago - twn.my
A recent two-year study of the sub-lethal effects of three of the most commonly used herbicides has revealed some disturbing findings with regard to antibiotic resistance. One of the co-authors of the study, Jack Heinemann, explains.
Norway Approves Mine's Controversial Plan to Dump Waste Into Fjord
Environment  (tags: Norway, Fjord, Mine, Tailings, Dumping, Toxins, Salmon Spawning )

Brian
- 16 hours ago - theguardian.com
Environmentalists promised civil disobedience after Norway's government approved a controversial plan for a mining company to dump millions of tonnes of waste into a fjord.
Breathing Poison in the World's Most Polluted City
Environment  (tags: Delhi, Air Pollution, Particulates, Toxic, Most Polluted City, Human Health, Environment )

Brian
- 16 hours ago - bbc.com
Like the rest of the world, those of us in Delhi believed for years that Beijing was the world's most polluted city. But last May, the World Health Organization announced that our own air is nearly twice as toxic.
Solar Power Battle Puts Hawaii at Forefront of Worldwide Changes
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green lifestyle, solar, energy, solar power, Hawaii, environment, renewable energy )

Robert
- 10 hours ago - msn.com
It is the latest chapter in a closely watched battle that has put this state at the forefront of a global upheaval in the power business. Rooftop systems now sit atop roughly 12 percent of HawaiiâEUR(TM)s homes.
Microwaves and Dishwashers Dominate E-Waste Mountain
Offbeat  (tags: Waste, Household, Electrical Waste, Domestic, technology )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Old kitchen, bathroom and laundry equipment made up 60% of the 41.8 million tonnes of electronic waste thrown away in 2014, suggests a report.
Bin Diving: The Start-Ups That Want Your Electronic Junk
Offbeat  (tags: electronics. waste, toxic waste, environment, bin diving, USA )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Getting rid of old electronics can be a hassle when you don't know what to do with them.
 
 
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