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Thousands of crocodiles rescued from smugglers in China - CNN.com

Thousands of crocodiles rescued from smugglers in China - CNN.com | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Chinese police intercepted more than 3,600 crocodiles last week that were destined for dinner plates in the country's Guangdong province.
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Nick Groom on nature writing and reviewing Paul Evans Field Notes From The Edge  

Stream Nick Groom on nature writing by TLS Voices from desktop or your mobile device
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PETITION: Stop Seismic Blasting for Oil

PETITION: Stop Seismic Blasting for Oil | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
After quitting its plans to drill in the pristine waters off the beautiful West coast of Northland, Norwegian oil giant Statoil together with Chevron, now wants to drill for oil in the waters between Napier and Kaikoura.
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How Forests Heal People

Learn how forests have the ability to heal people. Please share and help spread some healing. For more info visit: http://www.healingforest.org Credits: Words…
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Stephen Hawking just gave humanity a due date for finding another planet

Stephen Hawking just gave humanity a due date for finding another planet | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
The theoretical physicist says the threats to humanity are manifold — and "escaping beyond our fragile planet" is urgent.
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Walnut trees for future generations | Global Ideas | DW.COM | 16.11.2016

Walnut trees for future generations | Global Ideas | DW.COM | 16.11.2016 | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
The largest naturally grown walnut forest in the world provides a livelihood for many people - but the forest is slowly dying. A new sustainable approach is supposed to save it.
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No hiding place for a stranded squab

No hiding place for a stranded squab | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Country diary: Wenlock Edge, Shropshire This scratty bundle feigning invisibility generates an anxiety that permeates a bright autumn morning
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Peru investigates death of 10,000 Titicaca water frogs - BBC News

Peru investigates death of 10,000 Titicaca water frogs - BBC News | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Peru's environmental agency is investigating the deaths of some 10,000 frogs whose bodies have been found in a tributary of the Titicaca lake.
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Where Has the Waste Gone? Fracking Results in Illegal Dumping of Radioactive Toxins

Where Has the Waste Gone? Fracking Results in Illegal Dumping of Radioactive Toxins | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Rampant illegal dumping of radioactive fracking waste has created a highly toxic legacy for North Dakotans.
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Heartbreaking news: the Bornean Orangutans are now on the very brink of extinction.

Heartbreaking news: the Bornean Orangutans are now on the very brink of extinction. | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
This may be our last chance to save them. Add your name and help sound the alarm on the orangutans’ urgent crisis - then pass this on >>
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How we're harnessing nature's hidden superpowers

How we're harnessing nature's hidden superpowers | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
What do you get when you combine the strongest materials from the plant world with the most elastic ones from the insect kingdom? Super-performing materials that might transform ... everything.
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At Lackford Lakes with
Melissa Harrison, Suffolk Festival of Ideas.    

At Lackford Lakes with<br/>Melissa Harrison, Suffolk Festival of Ideas.     | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it

'Hosting the event in a bird hide flavored it with a sense of theater. It brought people into a building built into a landscape that aimed to camouflage, rendering them invisible to the wildlife outside.

 

On that day the clapping of wings was drowned out by the clapping of hands, the cries of wading birds became woven into the threads of poetic words that chased one another out of the mouths of poets and story-tellers'.  

 

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Bringing Business on Board: New Protocol Unveiled at IUCN Congress

Bringing Business on Board: New Protocol Unveiled at IUCN Congress | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
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Superfast evolution could save Tasmanian devils from extinction

Superfast evolution could save Tasmanian devils from extinction | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Just a few years ago, the iconic marsupial looked to be on the fast road to extinction – but rapid evolution might rescue it
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All the colours of a November evening on Wenlock Edge Guardian Country Diary by Paul Evans 1

All the colours of a November evening on Wenlock Edge Guardian Country Diary by Paul Evans 1 | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Country diary: Wenlock Edge, Shropshire There is something about the combination of sky-blue, red and black that fascinates me – I don’t understand why
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Where the wild things are Times Literary Supplement 

Where the wild things are Times Literary Supplement  | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Three approaches to experiencing nature at the local level, which is ‘magical for those who have the eyes to see’
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LinkedIn is now officially blocked in Russia

LinkedIn is now officially blocked in Russia | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Amid a tense stand-off and attempt at negotiations, Russia's communications regulator Roskomnadzor has started to enforce a proposed block of LinkedIn in..
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Darwin Initiative: scoping projects - GOV.UK

Darwin Initiative: scoping projects - GOV.UK | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Darwin Initiative: applying for scoping project funding
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The harlequin ladybird is a clever little devil

The harlequin ladybird is a clever little devil | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Country diary: Wenlock Edge, Shropshire Used to control crop pests, this beetle also has a frightening appetite for other ladybirds and the eggs of butterflies
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Petition: Introduce a moratorium on the hunting of critically declining wading birds

Petition: Introduce a moratorium on the hunting of critically declining wading birds | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Woodcock, Snipe and Golden Plover are shot in the UK despite serious, ongoing population declines.
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Forests in southern states are disappearing to supply Europe with energy

Forests in southern states are disappearing to supply Europe with energy | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
In the past 60 years, the southern U.S. lost 33 million acres of forests even though biomass is not carbon neutral
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Petition: Protect UK Environment & Wildlife - adopt European environmental legislation.

Petition: Protect UK Environment & Wildlife - adopt European environmental legislation. | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
The vote to leave the EU could leave our wildlife at risk. The EU has developed a strong set of laws that protect the environment and our wildlife.
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Tweet from @FactsOnClimate

Tweet from @FactsOnClimate | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Good news: Today, nearly 200 countries reached a global deal to phase down HFCs and avoid up to 0.5°C of warming:… https://t.co/kUNXlHQqH1
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This is where your smartphone battery begins

This is where your smartphone battery begins | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Workers, including children, labor in harsh and dangerous conditions to meet the world’s soaring demand for cobalt, a mineral essential to powering electric vehicles, laptops, and smartphones, according to an investigation by The Washington...
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Blood and bandages: a healer in the hedgerow

Blood and bandages: a healer in the hedgerow | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Country dairy: Wenlock Edge, Shropshire Even though the woundwort has lost its place in the pharmacy, bees visit these late flowers for the nectar tucked inside them
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'Coffee could be extinct by 2080': why climate change may eradicate your daily latte

'Coffee could be extinct by 2080': why climate change may eradicate your daily latte | World Environment Nature News | Scoop.it
Coffee could become extinct by 2080 if global warming continues to worsen, according to a report by The Climate Institute.
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