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Ground Water Vulnerability Assessment Predicting Relative Contamination Potential Under Conditions o

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Hawaii defies Trump with law upholding Paris climate accord | Technology Today

Hawaii defies Trump with law upholding Paris climate accord | Technology Today
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What is a pre-industrial climate and why does it matter?

What is a pre-industrial climate and why does it matter? | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
The Paris climate agreement aims to keep restrict global warming to within 2℃ above 'pre-industrial levels'. But what does that mean, exactly?
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Climate Vulnerability Preparedness Funding Awarded to 71 Communities

Climate Vulnerability Preparedness Funding Awarded to 71 Communities | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
Program Will Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change and Build Resilience
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India hits back at Donald Trump over his statement on climate change

India hits back at Donald Trump over his statement on climate change | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
India has hit back at US President Donald Trump, after he accused the country of receiving "billions" of dollars in return for signin
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In India, Slight Rise in Temperatures Is Tied to Heat Wave Deaths

In India, Slight Rise in Temperatures Is Tied to Heat Wave Deaths | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
Future increases could take a “relatively drastic human toll” in the country and elsewhere in the developing world, a new study says.
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In Russia, a 'Generalized Climate of Fear' - The Atlantic

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In Russia, a 'Generalized Climate of Fear'
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The recent spate of legislation has fostered a big intellectual chill and created what the Council of Europe, in a recent report, called a "generalized climate of fear" across the country.
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Solar stove has humble beginnings in Himalaya, lands in Utah this week - Salt Lake Tribune

Solar stove has humble beginnings in Himalaya, lands in Utah this week - Salt Lake Tribune | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
Solar stove has humble beginnings in Himalaya, lands in Utah this week
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(Courtesy photo) Scot Frank, a West High grad who grew up in Holladay, developed a solar stove with the help of Himalayan villagers.
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Climate Smart Village Project: Agroforestry

The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) South Asia, is implementing climate smart agriculture practices, institut...
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China Phase-Out of Ozone Damaging Chemicals Brings Climate Benefits

China Phase-Out of Ozone Damaging Chemicals Brings Climate Benefits | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it



Last month, China was granted US$95 million to reduce its production of hydro-chlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs), substances that are used primarily for cooling, refrigeration, and the manufacture of foam products.
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50 to 1 project: The true cost of 'action' on climate change.

50 to 1 project: The true cost of 'action' on climate change. | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
50 to 1 is a video / web / interview project which shows beyond doubt that we are better off ADAPTING to climate change than we are trying to 'stop' it.
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Adapting to climate change - ABC News - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Adapting to climate change - ABC News - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
In recent years we have faced floods, cyclones, fires and droughts, the question is how can the farm sector better adapt to changes in climate.
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This part of Australia has been facing mutliple impacts

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Climate-proofing cities: Not something conservatives are going to be good at

Climate-proofing cities: Not something conservatives are going to be good at | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
To prepare cities for climate change, we’re going to need government spending, government planning, and density. Right-wingers are unlikely to play along.
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Farmers’ protest: Govt knows what to do, has no intention of doing it, says P Sainath

Farmers’ protest: Govt knows what to do, has no intention of doing it, says P Sainath | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
Mandsaur farmers’ protest: P Sainath said that the BJP-NDA government works on the basis of finding a conspiracy. “The entire nature of the BJP-NDA is that they always find a conspiracy…
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Lawrence Solomon: Why big business CEOs lean left on the Paris climate deal — and on most everything else

A little history would help explain why big business spoke almost as one in favour of sweeping regulation by the governments of the world
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Harnessing Climate Change to Change the Political Climate

In the wake of Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Accord, Mike offers some insights on how Democrats can regain power in 2018 and beyond.
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Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba takes office with great expectations

Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba takes office with great expectations | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has taken oath as the 40th Prime Minister of Nepal.President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy to newly elected Prime Minister Deuba amid a function at Sheetal Niwas in Kathmandu, reports the Kathmandu Post.
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Adaptation Or Mitigation? Lessons From Abolition In The Battle Over Climate ... - ThinkProgress

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What's the best way to address the risks of climate change? Mitigation or Adaptation?
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2C climate target is half of what is needed, say scientists - The Guardian

2C climate target is half of what is needed, say scientists - The Guardian | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
The Guardian 2C climate target is half of what is needed, say scientists The Guardian They employed a model of the climate machinery developed at the university - they call it the Bern earth system model - and in a few weeks made the 65,000...
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Mitigation, adaptation must to help Pakistan tackle climate change - Pakistan Observer

Mitigation, adaptation must to help Pakistan tackle climate change - Pakistan Observer | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
The Express Tribune Mitigation, adaptation must to help Pakistan tackle climate change Pakistan Observer He said that since Pakistan is highly vulnerable to the vagaries of climate change and there is strong need to tackle changing weather pattern...
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'Developing countries are treated in a very unfair manner'

'Developing countries are treated in a very unfair manner' | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
Bernarditas Muller (Credit : IISD)On differentiation
There is this accumulation of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, and developed countries have contributed to it.
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Report: Environmental Externalities Cost Global Economy $4.7 Trillion Annually | Sustainable Brands

Report: Environmental Externalities Cost Global Economy $4.7 Trillion Annually | Sustainable Brands | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
Natural Capital at Risk: The Top 100 Externalities of Business estimates the global top 100 environmental externalities are costing the global economy some $4.7 trillion a year in terms of the economic costs of GHG emissions, loss of natural...
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What would 'wartime mobilization' to fight climate change look like?

What would 'wartime mobilization' to fight climate change look like? | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
It would look like a lot of big government, according to a pair of new papers. And it would take a very strong climate movement to get there. (RT @drgrist: My new post: What would ‘wartime mobilization’ to fight climate change look like?
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Coastal Native Peoples Share Knowledge with Scientists to Address Climate Change

Coastal Native Peoples Share Knowledge with Scientists to Address Climate Change | Environics Himalayas - Climate | Scoop.it
The . Check out other conservation-related stories on the USDA blog. ...
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