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Gray whale dies bringing us a message — with stomach full of plastic trash

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July 29, 2013, a sperm whale was stranded on Tershelling, a northern island in the Netherlands. A rescue attempt was attempted, but unfortunately the whale died. A young adult at 13.5 meters was taken for a necropsy at the port of Harlington.

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Plastic Menance in the planet

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Option topic :Marine Environments and management

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Rules Lacking for Geoengineering Projects for Global Warming

Rules Lacking for Geoengineering Projects for Global Warming | Corporate intervention on Climate Change | Scoop.it
A look at the political realities of starting a major, Earth-altering project.

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Africa and the War Against Offshore Finance

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Léonce Ndikumana: To reduce poverty, Africa needs to demand financial transparency as big banks collude with local corruption...

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Beyond the code: register for conference

Beyond the Code is an exciting new conference that strives to build knowledge, grow connections, and bring diverse individuals with similar interests together f

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Germany's renewable revolution shows the way

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How did Germany do it? No, not its World Cup victory - how did Germany engineer Europe's highest penetration of renewable energy, plus fast-dropping electricity prices? Keith Barnham explains - and says the UK could do the same, and better!

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Caroline Lucas talks about TTIP - YouTube

Caroline Lucas talks about TTIP in Brighton 12th July (#TTIP threatens hard won environmental & social rights & completely undermines democracy.
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Caroline Lucas talks about TTIP in Brighton 12th July (#TTIP threatens hard won environmental & social rights & completely undermines democracy.

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Male Lions - Photos Pictures Images

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Male Lions Photographs - photography by Will & Matt Burrard-Lucas.
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East Africa Climate Change Network.'s curator insight, July 16, 2013 7:09 PM

Amazing wildlife that needs protection, what will happen in 20 Yrs from Now ?

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Global Warming effects around the world.


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Africa Land Grabs: Farmers in several African countries stand up against Bolloré - Center for Research on Globalization

Africa Land Grabs: Farmers in several African countries stand up against Bolloré - Center for Research on Globalization | Corporate intervention on Climate Change | Scoop.it
Africa Land Grabs: Farmers in several African countries stand up against Bolloré Center for Research on Globalization Farmers in four African countries, the residents of plantations under the control of the Bolloré group, are organising coordinated...
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East Africa Climate Change Network.'s curator insight, July 5, 2013 6:56 AM
Land grabs in Africa is rampant,lets network to challenge this illegalities.
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Employees Prioritize Firms' Environmental Practices - Environmental Leader

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Employees Prioritize Firms' Environmental Practices Environmental Leader Some 36 percent of employees consider a company's environmental practices when seeking employment, and about one-quarter of respondents said they would refuse a job if they...
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What should be the top environmental priority for the next 40 years?

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Experts speakers argue their cases ahead of an Earthwatch debate in London this week (RT @SeaWeb_org: Good day, SeaWeb fans! Kathy Dowsett www.kirkscubagear.com


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Kenya community land dealings illegal - The Standard Digital News

Kenya community land dealings illegal - The Standard Digital News | Corporate intervention on Climate Change | Scoop.it

Kenya community land dealings illegal The Standard Digital News “Community land shall not be disposed of or otherwise used except in terms of legislation specifying the nature and extent of rights of each community individually and collectively,”...


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Its now clear the government has been sabotaging the National Land Commission efforts

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Kenya - Kenya-China Rail to Aid Coal Imports to Uganda

Kampala — The new railway line Kenya and Chinese authorities are planning on will transport coal from Tanzania to Uganda for steel making. The rail deal worth $2.6 billion is one of those infrastructure components that ...

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Myths and Facts about Global Warming

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From Friends of Science. Be sure to visit their page and bookmark it. COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT GLOBAL WARMING MYTH 1:  Global temperatures are rising at a rapid, unprecedented rate. FACT:  The H...

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Major Banks Help Clients Hide Trillions in Offshore Tax Havens

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James Henry: US media and politicians mostly ignore massive untaxed wealth that big banks help rich move to tax havens...

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Africans’ land rights at risk as new agricultural trend sweeps continent

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The need for private sector investment in Africa is manifest, but the quality of those inflows of capital is vital if it is to enhance the livelihoods of millions of food producers in Africa.

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Sharing knowledge and lessons learnt from the UK's first eco-town

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Eco-Bicester Living Lab goes live

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Sharing knowledge and lessons learnt from the UK's first eco-town |  http://sco.lt/...

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$350 Million Investment For Geothermal In Tanzania

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Up to $350 million will be invested for the drilling of steam fields in the south of Tanzania. This very large investment will be made by Geothermal Power Tanzania Ltd.

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East Africa Climate Change Network.'s curator insight, July 5, 2013 7:58 AM

Geothermal is this a clean energy intervention ?

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Vermont Law Rubin Fellows look at environmental justice - vtdigger.org

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Vermont Law Rubin Fellows look at environmental justice vtdigger.org SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., July 11, 2014––Two Vermont Law School students are spending the summer focused on environmental justice after being awarded fellowships for work with the...
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Call for “no regret” climate adaptation strategies

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The absence of accurate climate prediction models should not dissuade countries from choosing the best ways to adapt to a changing climate, says a new report published in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences.

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Mara River Basin Needs Protection - AllAfrica.com

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Mara River Basin Needs Protection
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But the survival of the river basin, which is shared by Kenya and Tanzania, is reportedly threatened by increasing human activity.
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East Africa Climate Change Network.'s curator insight, July 5, 2013 6:42 AM
Masai Mara hold the key to 8 Wonder of the World ,help protect this biodiversity.
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Oceans turning acidic at fastest pace in 300 million years - The Times of India

The world’s oceans are turning acidic at what could be the fastest pace of any time in the past 300 million years, even more rapidly than during a monster emission of planet-warming carbon 56 million years ago, scientists have said.

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East Africa Climate Change Network.'s curator insight, November 9, 2013 7:20 AM

Oceans turning acidic at fatest pace in 300yrs.

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Plastics pollution: Biologist surveys ocean woes, students find a solution - MinnPost.com

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MinnPost.com Plastics pollution: Biologist surveys ocean woes, students find a solution MinnPost.com Since then its ideas have attracted major awards (including the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge's $700,000 first prize) and corporate contracts...
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East Africa Climate Change Network.'s curator insight, July 5, 2013 7:23 AM
Plastic pollution and how to manage the polution.
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CoconutTreeDiver

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CoconutTreeDiver - .CoconutTreeDiver is on Roatan Diving and Travel. Join Roatan Diving and Travel today to interact and connect with CoconutTreeDiver .

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Kenya seeks investors for coal, gas power plants - BusinessDay

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Kenya seeks investors for coal, gas power plants BusinessDay ... MW natural gas fired plant near the port city of Mombasa.


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Land Activist Looks to International Community on Chronic Land Disputes​ អ្នកស្រី​ទេព វន្នី ​

Land Activist Looks to International Community on Chronic Land Disputes Vital Voice award winner and land activist Tep Vanny is in Washington DC to attend ...


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