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Thousands of residents in the northern outskirts of Athens have been forced to leave their homes as a forest wildfire reached residential areas. The blaze sent a huge cloud of smoke over Athens and prompted multiple evacuations near Tatoi, 13 miles to the north. It comes as Greece is experiencing the... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-04
Mining and green new deals Channel Comment brendan 4th August 2021 Teaser Media... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-04
Source: The Ecologist
Llafur Ni: the search for lost welsh grains Channel News Hal Rhoades 4th August 2021 Teaser Media... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-03
Source: The Ecologist
  https://townhall.com/columnists/henrypayne/2021/08/03/fear-forever-if-you-liked-covid-science-youll-love-climate-change-science-n2593509   By Henry Payne Detroit– In the wake of the Miami condo collapse June 29, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm suggested that rising seas caused by human-induced climate change was responsible. Citing her years of experience as Michigan governor from 2003-2011, she said she’d seen the same phenomenon in... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-03
Source: Climate Depot
A world without mining Channel Comment Hal Rhoades 3rd August 2021 Teaser Media... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-03
Source: The Ecologist
Making the climate transition work Channel News brendan 3rd August 2021 Teaser Media... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-03
Source: The Ecologist
Residents and tourists alike are being forced to evacuate Turkey's coastal towns, where flames have blazed for six days.... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-02
Simon Woolley on the appropriateness of using the word ‘manmade’ again and Stuart Pringle on the men who care. Plus Alistair Hay on why mothers are the ones to blameWith reference to Lucy Ellmann’s starkly eloquent letter (We should blame men for the climate crisis, 29 July), I have spent... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-02
A flood of solutions Channel Comment brendan 2nd August 2021 Teaser Media... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-02
Source: The Ecologist
Wildfires burn across Italy, Spain, Greece and Turkey in heatwave bringing temperatures above 40CAt least five people have been wounded and holidaymakers evacuated after wildfires devastated a pine wood near a beach in Pescara, Italy, as one of the worst heatwaves in decades swept across south-east Europe.A five-year-old girl was... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-01
Allegra Stratton says carbon emissions must change ‘right now’, as UK moves towards 2050 goalThe UK’s goal of tackling the climate crisis by reducing carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 is “too far away”, the prime minister’s climate change spokesperson has said.Allegra Stratton, Boris Johnson’s former press secretary, said... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-01
Investment in flood defences is overdue. But progress on climate resilience requires confronting vested interests too Nothing about the climate crisis is easy. The challenge of adapting to global heating and the climate disruption it causes is particularly hard. It forces us to reckon with harms that cannot be undone... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-01
The Bootleg Fire in southern Oregon, the country's largest active blaze, could reach full containment in October. Until then, officials say, wildfire conditions will only continue to intensify.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-31
Extreme heat and on-going drought have made Western wildfires a national challenge this summer, with smoke moving from coast-to-coast. The peak of fire season isn't even here yet.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-31
NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with writer Jaime Lowe about her new book, Breathing Fire, which tells the stories of the incarcerated women who are part of California's wildfire crews.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-30
Florida's Kissimmee River was channelized and dredged for flood control, but after a decades-long restoration effort, headwaters of the Everglades have returned to a more natural wetlands ecosystem.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-29

 

 

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Peoples Climate March 2017 - Washington DC - 350_org

Peoples Climate March 2017: More than 200,000 people marched through the streets of Washington DC and were joined by over 370 actions across the United States for jobs, justice and climate action. | Image: 350.org

 

 

Great Barrier Reef Bleaching Aerial Survey 2017 - Environmental - Coral Reef Sudies

Environmental: Australian scientists took aerial surveys of the Great Barrier Reef and documented a mass bleaching event for an unprecedented second year in a row. | Image: ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies

 

 

Heatwave in India and Pakistan Sets New Records - Climate Change

Climate Change: Heatwave in India and Pakistan sets new records. April brought a heatwave to India and Pakistan that set new records as high as 122 degrees Fahrenheit. | Image: DeSmog Blog

 

 

Environmental Issues: China’s Air Pollution Linked to Arctic Sea Ice Loss

Environmental Issues: In 2013, there was a prolonged air pollution event in eastern China that lasted for almost a month.  A study in the journal Science Advances says the pollution lasted so long because of the impacts of melting sea ice in the Arctic on wind patterns. The scientists say that if Arctic sea ice continues to melt events like the 2013 “airpocalypse” could happen again.  | Learn more…bbc.com

 

 

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