Australia's poorer communities, with lower employment and education levels, and those with a high proportion of Indigenous people, are significantly more likely to suffer high levels of toxic air pollution
National wildlife refuges across the country -- including Colorado's Baca National Wildlife Refuge and the Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge -- are at risk from dangerous oil and gas development. Urge the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to act.
National wildlife refuges across the country -- including Colorado's Baca National Wildlife Refuge and the Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge -- are at risk from dangerous oil and gas development. Urge the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to act
Losing your job or falling ill shouldn't mean losing your home.
But with more and more of us finding it hard to make ends meet, we need a safety net now more than ever.please watch the short vid-clip, and sign the email to George Osborne
We Are Transforming the Palm Oil Industry
More than 63,000 people sent emails to six of America's biggest companies, asking them to go deforestation-free--and it's working! Colgate-Palmolive, General Mills, and Procter & Gamble
Deforestation, especially in the Andean highlands of Bolivia and Peru, was the main driver of this year's disastrous flooding in the Madeira river watershed in Bolivia's Amazon rainforest and the drainage basin across the border, in Brazil.
"...marijuana's water consumption would not be such an issue," one environmental watchdog told the Press Democrat. And in dry years like this one, at least some pot fields could be fallowed, leaving more water for wildlife."
From original text: "Garbage patches are what scientists have named the gigantic patches of garbage floating in our oceans... These patches have proven hazardous to our marine wildlife and to humans. Turtles and whales have been known to ingest plastic.."
"Then I ran across a start-up company--Sunnovations--touting its "geyser pump," which also has no moving parts. Sunnovations drew on--and then improved upon--the simultaneously famous and infamous Copper Cricket design--a passively (self-)pumped collector...."
"The Denali Commission is an independent federal agency designed to provide critical utilities, infrastructure and economic support throughout Alaska. With the creation of the Denali Commission in 1998, Congress acknowledged the need for increased...."
"Change doesn't happen on its own. It's led by dedicated and passionate people who are committed to empowering Indian Country to energize future generations. Leading the Charge is a regular Office of Indian Energy Newsletter feature spotlighting...." !
""The next generation is being trained right now to build solar panels," he said. "From there our tribal members can move on to build the next solar plant and will have meaningful careers instead of just having jobs. Through education and training, they"
"Change doesn't happen on its own... It's led by dedicated and passionate people who are committed to empowering Indian Country to energize future generations.We spoke with Chairman William Anderson of the Moapa Band of Paiutes,..."
The UK Secretary of State for the Department of Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra), Owen Paterson, is a staunch supporter of shale gas. He says he "would like to see shale gas exploited all over rural parts of the UK". He also says your concerns ab
"By 2100, surface temperatures will be 3.7 to 4.8 degrees C (6.7 to 8.7 F) warmer than prior to the Industrial Revolution. That's far worse than the goal the international community is aiming for -- to keep warming under 2 C (3.7 F)."
"Drilling operations at several natural gas wells in southwestern Pennsylvania released methane into the atmosphere at rates that were 100 to 1,000 times greater than federal regulators had estimated, new research shows."
"Scientists say pollution from China and other heavily coal dependent booming Asian economies is strengthening storms above the Pacific Ocean, causing more precipitation, and pushing heat from the tropics toward the North Pole at an impressive clip."
The combination of fire and extreme weather could accelerate tree mortality in the Amazon, a study has suggested. Researchers said field experiments showed that severe droughts could trigger dieback of forests in the near-term.
A 20-year feud between private rancher Cliven Bundy, 68, and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) turned violent late last week when hundreds of armed Americans came together in support of Bundy, whose cattle were being removed from federal land ...
came to Alaska with the understanding that the USA is perceived as one of the leading countries globally when it comes to managing and protecting our ocean resources and that this particular Council was ahead of all others in the U.S.