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Soil Chemistry in Drylands to Change as Climate Become More Arid - Nature World News

Soil Chemistry in Drylands to Change as Climate Become More Arid - Nature World News | Extreme Environments in the news | Scoop.it
Nature World News Soil Chemistry in Drylands to Change as Climate Become More Arid Nature World News Bowker suggests that people who derive their livelihoods from arid ecosystems will become increasingly strained as a drying climate will lessen...
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Talks on Antarctic Marine Reserve Fail to Reach Agreement - New York Times

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Talks on Antarctic Marine Reserve Fail to Reach Agreement
New York Times
“Once again, national interests and politics are a hurdle to the international interest of protecting the environment,” he said.
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Early birds take flight as wetland slowly turns arid - The Hindu

Early birds take flight as wetland slowly turns arid - The Hindu | Extreme Environments in the news | Scoop.it
The Hindu Early birds take flight as wetland slowly turns arid The Hindu The Uttar Pradesh (U.P.) Irrigation Department's decision to release a large amount of water from the Okhla Barrage is drying up the Okhla Bird Sanctuary and impacting the...
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If the world goes arid - HotnHitNews

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If the world goes arid HotnHitNews And even though on average more warmth will mean more evaporation, and therefore more water vapour in the atmosphere and more precipitation in some of those zones that already have ample rainfall, the pattern...
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UCPN-M to make tillers landowners - Himalayan Times

UCPN-M to make tillers landowners
Himalayan Times
The party commits to increasing forest cover to 40 per cent and declaring the Chure range as a reserve for preventing desertification of the Tarai region.
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Himalayas still uphill for climate report - BBC News

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Himalayas still uphill for climate report
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According to the United Nations Environment Programme, there have been at least 35 events of glacial lake outbursts in Nepal, Pakistan, Bhutan and China during the last century.
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Troubled Waters - NL News Now

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Troubled Waters
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Eastern Newfoundland was covered by thick glaciers - up to one-kilometre deep - until about 13,000 years ago. Catto compares the affect a glacier has on the land below it to a spring.
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Solar power: Indian Govt to target arid regions. | AnalySys Sciences

Solar power: Indian Govt to target arid regions. | AnalySys Sciences | Extreme Environments in the news | Scoop.it
M_Id_422089_Solar_park The recent announcement to set up the world's largest solar park near Sambhar lake in Rajasthan is just a part of much bigger plan, cleared by the Prime Minister's Office, to target the arid regions of ...
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Nepal mountain peak expansion bid stalls - BBC News

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Nepal mountain peak expansion bid stalls
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Nepal's bid to win international recognition for five 8,000m-plus mountain peaks has been put on hold, the BBC has learnt.
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Kenya’s youth use mapping technology to combat soil erosion - Global Landscapes Forum | Warsaw

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By Stephen Kibet Rainfall in Kenya’s Kerio Valley can be a dangerous thing.
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