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Environment

Germany Has a Radioactive Wild Boar Problem--and It's Chernobyl's Fault
Environment  (tags: Chernobyl disaster, world, animals, wildlife, radia-active, protection, pollution, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1 minute ago - takepart.com
The effects of the disaster are still cropping up--and won't go away anytime soon.
Head Scratchers (By Mary Beth Aberlin)
Environment  (tags: world, society, environment, humans, science, understanding, elusive, phenomena )

Darren
- 2 hours ago - the-scientist.com
Many natural phenomena elude our understanding.
Fire and Water - How Global Warming Is Making Weather More Extreme and Costing Us Money | Dana Nuccitelli
Environment  (tags: world, globalwarming, trees, endangered, climate, climate-change, environment, humans, nature, droughts, wildfires, heat waves, floods, research, globalwarming )

Darren
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
Droughts, wildfires, heat waves, floods - climate research is linking more extreme weather to global warming
How Can We Use Water More Efficiently? Look to the Energy Sector
Environment  (tags: world, water, Sustainabililty, science, humans, oceans, environment, conservation, energy, distribution, consumption )

Darren
- 8 hours ago - edf.org
The world as we knew it, a world where we built seemingly permanent models for energy and water distribution and consumption, is no more.
7 Reasons to Claim Water for Life, Not for Coal
Environment  (tags: world, water, drought, conservation, destruction, environment, coal, consumption, power plants )

Darren
- 12 hours ago - greenpeace.org
Safe, affordable and accessible water is one of our planet's scarcest natural resources. Many people don't have access to fresh water for sanitation, agriculture, or even to drink. Yet, global water consumption by the power sector is growing. . .
"Heat Islands" Cook U.S. Cities Faster Than Ever //Aug 22, 2014 |By Climate Central
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, nature, climate, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitat, protection, trees )

Ruth
- 20 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
'Single-day urban temperatures in some metro areas in the past 10 years have spiked as much as 27 degrees F higher than the surrounding rural area'
Yuma Clapper Rail (Rallus Longirostris Yumanensis) Nevada Fish & Wildlife Office
Environment  (tags: energy, habitat, wildlife, animals, ecosystems, environment, protection, research, science )

Ruth
- 20 hours ago - fws.gov
'Official Status: Listed Endangered in 1967. Threats include habitat destruction, primarily due to stream channelization and drying and flooding of marshes, resulting from water flow management on the lower Colorado River....'
Solar Farms Threaten Birds Certain Avian Species Seem to Crash Into Large Solar Power Arrays or Get Burned By the Concentrated R
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, wildlife, animals, ecosystems, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection )

Ruth
- 20 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
'It was one of 233 birds recovered from the sites of three Californian desert solar power plants as part of a federal investigation. The laboratory's wildlife equivalents of CSI stars concluded that many of the birds had been fatally singed, broken,...'
Indonesia Plans to Destroy Another 14 Million Hectares of Forest
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, nature, trees, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - alert-conservation.org
How big is 14 million hectares of forest? Imagine an area five times the size of Belgium. Or imagine 28 million football fields.
Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador's Yasuni Rainforests
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - forests.org
Join in EcoInternet's over decade-long campaign to keep Yanuni National Park ecologically intact and road free.
British Wildlife Photography Awards - in Pictures
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, wildlife )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
A selection of winning images from this year's BWPA competition
Infographic Compares How Cities Prioritize Urban Parks
Environment  (tags: world, urban, park, cities, oasis, environment, conservation, humans, nature )

Darren
- 1 day ago - magazine.good.is
City Park Showdown Who's winning in the quest for the perfect urban oasis?
   

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