The U.S. government announced this week that the Gulf of Mexico Bryde’s whale (Balaenoptera edeni) is endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2018/10/what-does-runaway-warming-look-like.htmlThe forcing caused by the rapid rise in the levels of greenhouse gases is far out of line with current temperatures. A 10°C higher temperature is more in line with these levels, as illustrated by […]
http://bangordailynews.com/2018/12/17/news/new-england/new-england-states-fear-increased-mercury-contamination-as-epa-considers-weakening-rules/Scientists are speaking out about what they say have been “remarkable improvements” in curbing mercury emissions under Obama-era regulations that are now threatened by the Trump administration. Mercury is a toxic chemical most commonly associated […]
http://bangordailynews.com/2019/04/01/news/hancock/group-looks-for-citizen-scientists-to-track-maines-smelts/An environmental advocacy group in rural Maine is looking for volunteers to collect data about smelts, which are tiny fish that have been subject to new protections in the state in recent years. Maine has […]