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Environment

An Arctic Ice CapâEUR(TM)s Shockingly Rapid Slide Into the Sea
Environment  (tags: arctic ice, austfonna, norway, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, nature, oceans, world )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - washingtonpost.com
Ice is disappearing at a truly astonishing rate in Austfonna, an expanse of frozen rock far north of the Arctic Circle in NorwayâEUR(TM)s Svalbard island chain.
The Oceans Are On the Verge of Mass Extinction. Here's How to Avoid It.
Environment  (tags: wildlife, oceans, marine creatures, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, climate-change )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - motherjones.com
Between over-fishing and habitat destruction (think acidification, coastal development, warming, coral destruction, dead zones from fertilizer runoff, etc.), the oceans may be on the brink of their own extinction catastrophe
Manitoba First Nation Blocks Workers From Clear-Cutting for Bipole III
Environment  (tags: protection, nature, environment, globalwarming, destruction, ecosystems, water, wildlife, healthconditions )

Annamaria
- 7 hours ago - globalnews.ca
The Sapotaweyak Cree Nations is blocking workers from clear-cutting trees for the Bipole III project, a new high voltage transmission Project, sending out a statement saying they are protecting their ancestral lands and traditional territory.
Bird of the Week: Marvelous Spatuletail
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - abcbirds.org
The main threat to this hummingbird is habitat destruction, caused by illegal wood-cutting and burning for agriculture. Other threats include illegal hunting and invasive plants, which crowd out native flowering plants that provide food.
Endangered Earth: State of Our Climate -- 5 Ways to Fix It
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, energy, endangered )

Clayton
- 1 day ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
President Obama certainly got this right in his State of the Union speech on Tuesday: "No challenge poses a greater threat to future generations than climate change."
Tell Stanford: Remove Deadbeat Dam and Restore One of AmericaâEUR(TM)s Most Endangered Rivers
Environment  (tags: conservation, animals, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, dams, rivers, humans, protection, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - act.americanrivers.org
Stanford needs to hear that you expect Stanford live up to its own sustainability principles and stop harming endangered steelhead and their habitat and fully comply with environmental laws. They're expected to make a decision in the next week.
   

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