Geographical Issues
3 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Sylvia Chiu
Scoop.it!

Two New Articles on Spatial Inequality

Two New Articles on Spatial Inequality | Geographical Issues | Scoop.it
Two articles that study poverty and its consequences in relation to place have just come out that may be of interest. The first is: Lisa Pruitt & Beth Colgan, Justice Deserts:  Spatial Inequali...
more...
Sylvia Chiu's comment, July 23, 2013 9:28 PM
I read this article and learned a lot about the state I am not always proud to call home and about the way indigent defense is funded.
Sylvia Chiu's comment, July 23, 2013 9:29 PM
It is another strong contribution by Prof. Pruitt that continues to shed light, as earlier of her articles have done, on the particular challenges of created by rural space in an urban-centric politics.
Scooped by Sylvia Chiu
Scoop.it!

Grazier waits for blue water pollution fix - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Grazier waits for blue water pollution fix - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Geographical Issues | Scoop.it
A grazier in north-west Queensland is hoping new State Government funding will fix a mine leak on his property that turns a creek bright blue.
more...
Sylvia Chiu's comment, July 23, 2013 9:29 PM
A grazier in north-west Queensland is hoping new State Government funding will fix a mine leak on his property that turns a creek bright blue.
Scooped by Sylvia Chiu
Scoop.it!

Air pollution 'hits failing hearts'

Air pollution 'hits failing hearts' | Geographical Issues | Scoop.it
Reductions in air pollution levels in major cities around the world could reduce hospital admissions for heart failure, a study suggests.
more...
Sylvia Chiu's comment, July 23, 2013 9:31 PM
This articles talks about the great impact on air pollution. It is not just destroying our environments, but also is harming people with weak hearts - even killing them.
Scooped by Sylvia Chiu
Scoop.it!

Waste control in the dumps despite high recycle rates

Waste control in the dumps despite high recycle rates | Geographical Issues | Scoop.it
NSW has fallen behind other states in key areas of waste management and is likely to fall short of targets despite record levels of household recycling.
more...
Sylvia Chiu's comment, July 23, 2013 9:27 PM
NSW has fallen behind other states in key areas of waste management and is likely to fall short of targets despite record levels of household recycling
Scooped by Sylvia Chiu
Scoop.it!

Unheralded and unnecessary plans put coastal care at risk

Unheralded and unnecessary plans put coastal care at risk | Geographical Issues | Scoop.it
A grab for control could leave beachgoers much worse off.
more...
No comment yet.