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Press Release: Receding Glaciers in Bolivia Leave Communities at Risk
Environment  (tags: water supply, melting glaciers, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, protection, water )

- 976 days ago -
Receding glaciers also put water supply in the region at risk. Glacial meltwater is important for irrigation, drinking water and hydropower, both for mountain villages and large cities such as La Paz and El Alto.
In Northern Canada Peaks, Scientists Are Tracking Impact of Vanishing Ice
Environment  (tags: climate-change, melting glaciers, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, research, science, humans, nature )

- 1393 days ago -
Climate change is already manifesting itself in a variety of ways in this largely unexploited wilderness.
Loss of Snowpack and Glaciers In Rockies Poses Water Threat
Environment  (tags: water, climate-change, melting glaciers, AMerican West, water supplies, water management )

- 1811 days ago -
From the Columbia River basin in the U.S. to the Prairie Provinces of Canada, scientists and policy makers are confronting a future in which the loss of snow and ice in the Rocky Mountains could imperil water supplies for agriculture, cities and towns
PERU-- No Time Left to Adapt to Melting Glaciers
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climatechange, environment, melting glaciers, ecosystems, globalwarming, world, weather, climate, green )

- 2736 days ago -
The water supplied by the glaciers of the Cordillera Blanca, vital to a huge region of northwest Peru, is decreasing 20 years sooner than expected, according to a new study
Tibetan Glaciers Melting, Says Dalai Lama
Environment  (tags: world, Tibet Dalai Lama, environment, melting glaciers, destruction, climate-change, globalwarming, globalwarming )

- 3005 days ago -
The Dalai Lama said Saturday that India should be seriously concerned about the melting of glaciers in the Tibetan plateau as millions of Indians use water that comes from there.
'Climate Change Could Give You Cancer': UN Report Warns of Deadly Pollutants From Glaciers
Environment  (tags: Melting glaciers, UN report, pollution, cancer, health )

- 3121 days ago -
Melting glaciers and ice sheets are releasing cancer-causing pollutants into the air and oceans, scientists say.
Melting Mountain Glaciers Will Shrink Grain Harvests in China and India
Environment  (tags: climate, nature, water, melting glaciers, destruction, world, food )

- 4110 days ago -
The world is now facing a climate-driven shrinkage of river-based irrigation water supplies. Mountain glaciers in the Himalayas and on the Tibet-Qinghai Plateau are melting and could soon deprive the major rivers of India and China of the ice melt needed
Indigenous Peoples on Climate Change Front Lines
Environment  (tags: ClimateChange, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, world, indigigenous peoples, storms, melting glaciers, disappearing plants )

- 4450 days ago -
Caribbean islanders are battered by violent storms. Tribes in Borneo watch as their rainforests catch fire. Tibetans wonder why their sacred glaciers are melting and why the alpine medicinal plants are disappearing.
A Harrowing View From the Top: Global Warming
Environment  (tags: global warming, melting glaciers, moutaineers, science, debate, energy, endangered, habitat destruction, danger )

- 4460 days ago -
BEND, Ore. -- Mountaineers are bringing back firsthand accounts of vanishing glaciers, melting ice routes, crumbling rock formations and flood-prone lakes where glaciers once rose. The observations are transforming a growing number of alpine and ice

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