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10 Marine Species on the Brink of Mass Extinction Due to Ocean Acidification

10 Marine Species on the Brink of Mass Extinction Due to Ocean Acidification | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Perhaps nowhere else is the immediacy of carbon emissions apparent than in the world's oceans. Just a minor change in the ocean's PH balance means mass death for these species.
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North Circular air pollution worst in London, emissions figures show - The Guardian

North Circular air pollution worst in London, emissions figures show - The Guardian | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
The Guardian North Circular air pollution worst in London, emissions figures show The Guardian Parliament's environmental audit committee estimates that outdoor air pollution causes 29,000 deaths a year in the UK, compared with fewer than 2,000 a...
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Attack on wind power a lot of hot air - Baltimore Sun

Attack on wind power a lot of hot air - Baltimore Sun | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Attack on wind power a lot of hot air
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Charles Campbell, a retired executive with Gulf Oil, once again gets the facts wrong in his latest attempt to attack wind energy ("Nuclear power is good for the environment," May 28).
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Life found thriving deep under ocean floor - Fox News

Life found thriving deep under ocean floor - Fox News | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Life found thriving deep under ocean floor
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"Much of this carbon dioxide is probably getting assimilated before it reaches the ocean, but we don't know how much," Orsi said.
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Oceans need time to adapt to fast nitrogen cycle - Futurity: Research News

Oceans need time to adapt to fast nitrogen cycle - Futurity: Research News | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Dal News Oceans need time to adapt to fast nitrogen cycle Futurity: Research News Phytoplankton (microscopic organisms at the base of the food chain) "fix" nitrogen in the shallow, sunlit waters of the ocean, and then as they die and sink, nitrogen...
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Bee ban pesticides have wider impact

Bee ban pesticides have wider impact | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
A class of pesticides linked to the death of bees may be harming other species and the wider environment.
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Questions rise about seeding for ocean C02 sequestration - Space Daily

Questions rise about seeding for ocean C02 sequestration - Space Daily | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Questions rise about seeding for ocean C02 sequestration
Space Daily
A new study on the feeding habits of ocean microbes calls into question the potential use of algal blooms to trap carbon dioxide and offset rising global levels.
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Adoptions | Wild Futures Shop

Adoptions | Wild Futures Shop | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it

Wild Futures is a unique charity dedicated to the protection of primates and their habitats worldwide. Wild Futures manages and owns the Monkey Sanctuary in Cornwall, a refuge for primate victims of the UK pet trade.

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Calif. bill on plastic ocean trash squashed - Arizona Republic

Calif. bill on plastic ocean trash squashed - Arizona Republic | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
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The Ocean Conservancy, a Washington, D.C.-based environmental organization, released its 2012 list of trash collected during its International Coastal Cleanup.
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Elephant Gets Ultimate Revenge On Poacher

Elephant Gets Ultimate Revenge On Poacher | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
An elephant in Zimbabwe reportedly trampled a poacher who was attempting to kill the wild animal.
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UP govt hikes environment and forest department's allocation by 60% this year - Times of India

UP govt hikes environment and forest department's allocation by 60% this year - Times of India | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Times of India UP govt hikes environment and forest department's allocation by 60% this year Times of India A state environment and forest department official said that UP is keen to protect it flora and fauna, forests, greenery and and also wild...
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Wildlife charities call for ban on discharge of sticky seabird killer | surfbirds

Wildlife charities call for ban on discharge of sticky seabird killer | surfbirds | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
A comprehensive birding web site with an international focus. Trip reports, photos, news, articles, forums, blogs.
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ECOLOGY: Expert to speak on ecosystem challenges - Press-Enterprise (blog)

ECOLOGY: Expert to speak on ecosystem challenges - Press-Enterprise (blog) | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
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ECOLOGY: Expert to speak on ecosystem challenges
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His talk, “The Once and Future Forest: Drivers of Long-term Ecological Change,” begins at 4:10 p.m. in the genomics building auditorium.
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Plankton Adjusts to Changing Ocean Temperatures - Science Daily (press release)

Plankton Adjusts to Changing Ocean Temperatures - Science Daily (press release) | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Plankton Adjusts to Changing Ocean Temperatures
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Mar. 8, 2013 — Imagine trying to swim through a pool of honey. Because of their small size, this is what swimming in water is like for tiny marine plankton.
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Owen Paterson: UK must become global leader on GM crops - The Guardian

Owen Paterson: UK must become global leader on GM crops - The Guardian | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
The Independent Owen Paterson: UK must become global leader on GM crops The Guardian Environment minister Owen Paterson will on Thursday urge the UK to lead a European farming revolution using genetically modified crops, which he will say will...
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The march toward sustainable veganism - Washington Times

The march toward sustainable veganism - Washington Times | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
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The march toward sustainable veganism
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SANTA CRUZ, June 12, 2013 —These days it is difficult to find anyone who doesn't know what a vegan is.
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Green Infrastructure Is Becoming Mainstream

Green Infrastructure Is Becoming Mainstream | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Green infrastructure is now big time, given the head of water for the Environmental Protection Agency is now promoting its benefits.
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Protect the Great Barrier Reef! Join @World_Wildlife on June 17 for a Twitterstorm to #FightForTheReef. - via @World_Wildlife

Protect the Great Barrier Reef! Join @World_Wildlife on June 17 for a Twitterstorm to #FightForTheReef. - via @World_Wildlife | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Protect the Great Barrier Reef! Join WWF on June 17 for a Twitterstorm to #FightForTheReef http://t.co/ziEzUkX4go PLEASE RT
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4 Elephant Seal Pups Released Back Into Ocean After Weeks Of Rehabilitation - CBS Local

4 Elephant Seal Pups Released Back Into Ocean After Weeks Of Rehabilitation - CBS Local | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
4 Elephant Seal Pups Released Back Into Ocean After Weeks Of Rehabilitation
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MALIBU (CBSLA.com) — Four elephant seal pups were released back into the Pacific Ocean Thursday after they were beached about two months ago.
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Iowa View: Conservation makes sense for farmers, shrimp - DesMoinesRegister.com

Iowa View: Conservation makes sense for farmers, shrimp - DesMoinesRegister.com | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Iowa View: Conservation makes sense for farmers, shrimp DesMoinesRegister.com Conservation compliance, as it is called, saves money and is critical for reducing soil erosion, reducing flooding and pollution risk downstream, and protecting the land...
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Government-backed logging 'pushing rare possum towards extinction' - The Guardian

Government-backed logging 'pushing rare possum towards extinction' - The Guardian | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Tiger Conservation is an Issue
The Earth Times
As opposed to Chinese lack of cooperation with international bodies, the Nepalis have a great history of conservation and respect for nature.
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Disappearing glaciers: Now you see them, now you don't

Disappearing glaciers: Now you see them, now you don't | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Glaciers worldwide aren't aging well. Watch some of the most famous ones fade before your eyes in this fascinating (and scary) interactive feature.
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Let Them Eat Grass: Paris Employs Sheep As Eco-Mowers : NPR

Let Them Eat Grass: Paris Employs Sheep As Eco-Mowers : NPR | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
City officials in Paris are experimenting with an unconventional way to keep urban lawns trimmed. They are using sheep as a "green" alternative to gas-powered lawn-mowers.
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Tiger Conservation is an Issue - The Earth Times

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Tiger Conservation is an Issue
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As opposed to Chinese lack of cooperation with international bodies, the Nepalis have a great history of conservation and respect for nature.
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Call for action over CO2 levels

Call for action over CO2 levels | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
Scientists urge world leaders to take action on climate change after carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere broke through a symbolic threshold. (Instead of calling for action why not do something yourself?
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Havasupai Tribe, Conservation Groups Challenge Uranium Mine ...

Havasupai Tribe, Conservation Groups Challenge Uranium Mine ... | Conservation, Ecology, Environment and Green News | Scoop.it
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, March 7, 2013 - The Havasupai tribe and three conservation groups today sued the U.S. Forest Service over its decision to allow Energy Fuels Resources, Inc. to begin operating a ...
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