https://insideclimatenews.org/news/28022019/climate-change-ocean-fish-seafood-decline-data-warming-paris-agreement-study One new study shows where fish populations have been hit hardest by climate change. A second gauges how much future harm could be avoided if the Paris goals are met. By Phil McKenna Warming […]
https://www.npr.org/2019/03/01/699262003/trump-administration-plans-wetland-protection-rollback?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nationalThe Trump administration is planning to reduce the ponds, streams and wetlands that fall under federal clean water regulations.
https://www.npr.org/2019/03/01/699261989/westmoreland-coal-can-end-benefits-for-retired-miners-judge-rules?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nationalA judge has confirmed that yet another bankrupt coal company can end health benefits for hundreds of retired miners and their families. Congress is again weighing whether to help them.
https://www.npr.org/2019/03/01/698073442/heres-the-white-houses-top-climate-change-skeptic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=politicsWilliam Happer, a Princeton scientist who is doubtful of the dangers of climate change, appears to be leading a White House challenge to the government’s conclusion that global warming is a threat. (Image credit: Gage […]
http://greenbiz.com/article/carbon-capture-storage-about-have-its-dayIt may not be the best long-term solution, but these technologies are worth a look.
https://phys.org/news/2019-03-grounded-ship-leaks-tons-oil.htmlAn environmental disaster is unfolding in the Pacific after a large ship ran aground and began leaking oil next to a UNESCO World Heritage site in the Solomon Islands, Australian officials said Friday. Original Title: […]
http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/healthNews/~3/Te59sm0NENU/pigs-fly-china-pork-producers-surge-as-swine-disease-cuts-supply-idUSKCN1QI3RUShares in China’s leading pig producers have soared to record levels despite one of the worst disease outbreaks in years, as investors bet on tightening pork supplies and strong government support for leading producers.
http://bangordailynews.com/2019/03/01/outdoors/bdn-readers-share-thoughts-on-atlantic-salmon-recovery-plan/In the wake of the Feb. 12 release of the federal government’s Atlantic salmon recovery plan, which estimated that it would take 75 years for Maine’s salmon to completely emerge from Endangered Species Act protection, […]
http://bangordailynews.com/2019/03/01/news/midcoast/maine-fish-farm-foes-ask-legislators-to-let-agriculture-commissioner-kill-projects/The debate over two land-based salmon farms in Penobscot Bay spilled inland to Augusta on Thursday during a public hearing on a proposed law that would affect the licensing of such projects. The bill, sponsored […]
https://www.realclearscience.com/2019/02/28/a_troubling_discovery_in_the_deepest_ocean_trenches_284948.htmlEd Yong, The AtlanticAlan Jamieson remembers seeing it for the first time: a small, black fiber floating in a tube of liquid. It resembled a hair, but when Jamieson examined it under a microscope, he […]