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Environment

Libya Oil-Tanker Fire Blazes Out of Control
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, water, wildlife, world )

Nell
- 7 hours ago - aljazeera.com
"Environmental disaster" feared after rocket lights second oil depot on fire in Tripoli amid militia clashes. A fire from fuel tanks near Tripoli's international airport that has been ignited by rocket attacks is out of control as clashes between rival
Officials Push for Funds to Finish West Chicago Factory Cleanup of Radioactive Thorium
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, french, Frenchcompany.escape, globalwarming, globalwarming, GoodNews, government, green, habitat, habitatdestru )

Jamie
- 10 hours ago - mysuburbanlife.com
Kerr McGee contaminated surrounding areas between 1932 and 1973 with radioactive thorium waste material from the making of lantern mantles. The factory is still contaminated. The cleanup company went bankrupt. Cleanup will resume if they get funding.
40,000,000 People Drying Up Colorado River Basin
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, VColorado river, ecosystems, environment, water, Sustainabililty, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Angelus
- 18 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
A question no one has been to answer: how much biomass can the planet support?
Study: Colorado River Basin Drying Up Faster Than Previously Thought
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, climate, environment, endangered, nature, humans, healthconditions, protection, pollution, water, habitat )

Wild
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
Seven Western states that rely on the Colorado River Basin for valuable water are drawing more heavily from groundwater supplies than previously believed, a new study finds, the latest indication that an historic drought is threatening the region's future
Trees Save Lives, Reduce Respiratory Problems
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, environment, habitat, green, healthconditions, nature, protection, research, science, trees, weather, wildlife, world )

Nell
- 1 day ago - sciencedaily.com
In the first broad-scale estimate of air pollution removal by trees nationwide, U.S. Forest Service scientists and collaborators calculated that trees are saving more than 850 human lives a year and preventing 670,000 incidents of acute respiratory sympt
   

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