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California water infrastructure on verge of historic collapse

California water infrastructure on verge of historic collapse

(NaturalNews) Water is increasingly hard to come by in drought-stricken California, where many farmers are struggling to get enough water just to pay the bills. But the situation in the Golden State is far worse than many people realize, according to new reports, as underground aquifers that take decades to recharge are being sucked dry, and water infrastructure that has long sustained the…

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Why coal is (still) worse than fracking and cow burps

Why coal is (still) worse than fracking and cow burps

Geoscientist Raymond Pierrehumbert argues that carbon dioxide is always worse than shorter-lived pollutants like methane.

Source: grist.org

Interesting article that delivers real information.

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Dolphin butchering time again in Japan – sparks protest in Phillippines

Dolphin butchering time again in Japan - sparks protest in Phillippines Filipino activists protest in Manila, Philippines at the Japanese embassy against the controversial six-month dolphin hunting… Source: elispiritweaver.wordpress.com

Dolphin butchering time again in Japan – sparks protest in Phillippines

Dolphin butchering time again in Japan - sparks protest in Phillippines Filipino activists protest in Manila, Philippines at the Japanese embassy against the controversial six-month dolphin hunting… Source: elispiritweaver.wordpress.com

Does Antarctic sea ice growth negate climate change? Scientists say no

Does Antarctic sea ice growth negate climate change? Scientists say no

In the blue half-light of the Antarctic autumn, a thin film spreads across the continent’s coastal waters. It’s an embryonic form of sea ice: a mush of microscopic crystals that floats on the dense, salty water of the Southern Ocean.

Source: www.latimes.com

GR:  The title is as silly as asking if Putin sending foreign aid to Ukraine negates invasion.  Repeating the opinions of climate-change…

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EPA staff recommends significantly lower ozone standard

EPA staff recommends significantly lower ozone standard

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency staff said Friday that the nation should tighten smog rules significantly, a step that would improve air quality in California but force costly new requirements on government and industry.

Source: www.latimes.com

Extinctions and permanent reductions in habitat quality are the costs we face.  In a global state of emergency, it is prudent to call on…

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The Will to Change

The Will to Change

GarryRogers:

“The reality is we have nothing to lose, for we have already lost so much. This is not about becoming violent; it is about stopping the violence.”

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:

Stephen Capra

It’s ironic in so many ways; we live in a time where the earth as we know it is literally crying out in pain. The pain which comes from a human race at war with nature, a place that…

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Coal industry dealt another setback as Oregon blocks export plan – will feds help?

Coal industry dealt another setback as Oregon blocks export plan – will feds help?

The coal industry has been dealt another blow after a state agency in Oregon denied a key permit for a controversial terminal, marking the latest salvo in an escalating fight between coal exporters and fossil-fuel loathing environmentalists on the West Coast.

Source: www.foxnews.com

They will be back.

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Animals Rights is the Greatest Social Justice Issue Since the Abolition of Slavery

Animals Rights is the Greatest Social Justice Issue Since the Abolition of Slavery

GarryRogers:

Yep.

Originally posted on Our Compass:

SourceFree From Harm
ByFree From Harm Staff Writers

Philip Wollen shakes the rafters of the auditorium with this 10-minute speech to the St James Ethics Centre and the Wheeler Centre debatein Australia on May 16, 2012. The larger debate consists of six speakers, three that make…

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World Ocean Temps Spike to +1.26 Positive Anomaly as Antarctic Polar Amplification Ramps Up

World Ocean Temps Spike to +1.26 Positive Anomaly as Antarctic Polar Amplification Ramps Up

Originally posted on robertscribbler:

Prospects for a moderate to strong El Nino are fading even as the eventual emergence of El Nino this year grows increasingly in doubt. But despite the failure of a weather system which tends to both spike global sea surface temperatures and atmospheric temperature values, the world’s oceans are screaming with heat, today entering hottest yet daily values for…

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New Rule(s): Stop F&%$ing with our Oceans.

New Rule(s): Stop F&%$ing with our Oceans.

GarryRogers:

Useful information!

Originally posted on :

Trash in the North Pacific Gyre I mean, have you ever been to Texas? Even on the scale of the North Pacific Ocean, it’s big. And when you double it, it’s nearly twice the size!

Killer Whale‘s Family Cries As Orca Tangled In Net (PHOTOS) orca killer whale net

A whale-watching boat tour near Port Hardy, B.C. ran into quite a sight as a young killer whale struggled…

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Irreversible damage from climate change seen in leaked UN paper

Irreversible damage from climate change seen in leaked UN paper

LONDON — Humans risk causing irreversible and widespread damage to the planet unless there’s faster action to limit the fossil fuel emissions that cause climate change, according to a leaked draft United Nations report.

Source: www.chicagotribune.com

GR:  Climate scientists such as James Hansen (http://wp.me/p26kDO-7c2) and biologists such as E.O. Wilson (http://wp.me/p26kDO-7ZO) believe we are…

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Aerial Hunter Killing Washington Wolves

Aerial Hunter Killing Washington Wolves

GarryRogers:

This is embarassing. We need wolves much more than we need cattle.

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:

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Hunter Hired by Washington State Kills 1 Wolf SPOKANE, Wash. — Aug 25, 2014, 5:08 PM ET By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS Associated Press

One wolf has been killed by a hunter hired by Washington, a state where the animals have been regaining a foothold in recent years after…

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California water infrastructure on verge of historic collapse

California water infrastructure on verge of historic collapse

(NaturalNews) Water is increasingly hard to come by in drought-stricken California, where many farmers are struggling to get enough water just to pay the bills. But the situation in the Golden State is far worse than many people realize, according to new reports, as underground aquifers that take decades to recharge are being sucked dry, and water infrastructure that has long sustained the…

View On WordPress

Why coal is (still) worse than fracking and cow burps

Why coal is (still) worse than fracking and cow burps

Geoscientist Raymond Pierrehumbert argues that carbon dioxide is always worse than shorter-lived pollutants like methane.

Source: grist.org

Interesting article that delivers real information.

View On WordPress

Dolphin butchering time again in Japan – sparks protest in Phillippines

Dolphin butchering time again in Japan - sparks protest in Phillippines Filipino activists protest in Manila, Philippines at the Japanese embassy against the controversial six-month dolphin hunting… Source: elispiritweaver.wordpress.com

Dolphin butchering time again in Japan – sparks protest in Phillippines

Dolphin butchering time again in Japan - sparks protest in Phillippines Filipino activists protest in Manila, Philippines at the Japanese embassy against the controversial six-month dolphin hunting… Source: elispiritweaver.wordpress.com

Does Antarctic sea ice growth negate climate change? Scientists say no

Does Antarctic sea ice growth negate climate change? Scientists say no

In the blue half-light of the Antarctic autumn, a thin film spreads across the continent’s coastal waters. It’s an embryonic form of sea ice: a mush of microscopic crystals that floats on the dense, salty water of the Southern Ocean.

Source: www.latimes.com

GR:  The title is as silly as asking if Putin sending foreign aid to Ukraine negates invasion.  Repeating the opinions of climate-change…

View On WordPress

EPA staff recommends significantly lower ozone standard

EPA staff recommends significantly lower ozone standard

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency staff said Friday that the nation should tighten smog rules significantly, a step that would improve air quality in California but force costly new requirements on government and industry.

Source: www.latimes.com

Extinctions and permanent reductions in habitat quality are the costs we face.  In a global state of emergency, it is prudent to call on…

View On WordPress

The Will to Change

The Will to Change

GarryRogers:

“The reality is we have nothing to lose, for we have already lost so much. This is not about becoming violent; it is about stopping the violence.”

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:

Stephen Capra

It’s ironic in so many ways; we live in a time where the earth as we know it is literally crying out in pain. The pain which comes from a human race at war with nature, a place that…

View On WordPress

Coal industry dealt another setback as Oregon blocks export plan – will feds help?

Coal industry dealt another setback as Oregon blocks export plan – will feds help?

The coal industry has been dealt another blow after a state agency in Oregon denied a key permit for a controversial terminal, marking the latest salvo in an escalating fight between coal exporters and fossil-fuel loathing environmentalists on the West Coast.

Source: www.foxnews.com

They will be back.

View On WordPress

Animals Rights is the Greatest Social Justice Issue Since the Abolition of Slavery

Animals Rights is the Greatest Social Justice Issue Since the Abolition of Slavery

GarryRogers:

Yep.

Originally posted on Our Compass:

SourceFree From Harm
ByFree From Harm Staff Writers

Philip Wollen shakes the rafters of the auditorium with this 10-minute speech to the St James Ethics Centre and the Wheeler Centre debatein Australia on May 16, 2012. The larger debate consists of six speakers, three that make…

View On WordPress

World Ocean Temps Spike to +1.26 Positive Anomaly as Antarctic Polar Amplification Ramps Up

World Ocean Temps Spike to +1.26 Positive Anomaly as Antarctic Polar Amplification Ramps Up

Originally posted on robertscribbler:

Prospects for a moderate to strong El Nino are fading even as the eventual emergence of El Nino this year grows increasingly in doubt. But despite the failure of a weather system which tends to both spike global sea surface temperatures and atmospheric temperature values, the world’s oceans are screaming with heat, today entering hottest yet daily values for…

View On WordPress

New Rule(s): Stop F&%$ing with our Oceans.

New Rule(s): Stop F&%$ing with our Oceans.

GarryRogers:

Useful information!

Originally posted on :

Trash in the North Pacific Gyre I mean, have you ever been to Texas? Even on the scale of the North Pacific Ocean, it’s big. And when you double it, it’s nearly twice the size!

Killer Whale‘s Family Cries As Orca Tangled In Net (PHOTOS) orca killer whale net

A whale-watching boat tour near Port Hardy, B.C. ran into quite a sight as a young killer whale struggled…

View On WordPress

Irreversible damage from climate change seen in leaked UN paper

Irreversible damage from climate change seen in leaked UN paper

LONDON — Humans risk causing irreversible and widespread damage to the planet unless there’s faster action to limit the fossil fuel emissions that cause climate change, according to a leaked draft United Nations report.

Source: www.chicagotribune.com

GR:  Climate scientists such as James Hansen (http://wp.me/p26kDO-7c2) and biologists such as E.O. Wilson (http://wp.me/p26kDO-7ZO) believe we are…

View On WordPress

Aerial Hunter Killing Washington Wolves

Aerial Hunter Killing Washington Wolves

GarryRogers:

This is embarassing. We need wolves much more than we need cattle.

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:

1920332_613143138754489_331154733_n

Hunter Hired by Washington State Kills 1 Wolf SPOKANE, Wash. — Aug 25, 2014, 5:08 PM ET By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS Associated Press

One wolf has been killed by a hunter hired by Washington, a state where the animals have been regaining a foothold in recent years after…

View On WordPress

California water infrastructure on verge of historic collapse
Why coal is (still) worse than fracking and cow burps
Does Antarctic sea ice growth negate climate change? Scientists say no
EPA staff recommends significantly lower ozone standard
The Will to Change
Coal industry dealt another setback as Oregon blocks export plan – will feds help?
Animals Rights is the Greatest Social Justice Issue Since the Abolition of Slavery
World Ocean Temps Spike to +1.26 Positive Anomaly as Antarctic Polar Amplification Ramps Up
New Rule(s): Stop F&%$ing with our Oceans.
Irreversible damage from climate change seen in leaked UN paper
Aerial Hunter Killing Washington Wolves

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