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Street traders losing 'right to shade' under trees 7.7.2020 BBC News - Science & Environment
Traders in India are being denied the "right to shade" under trees, threatening food security.
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Coronavirus: Fear over rise in animal-to-human diseases 7.7.2020 BBC: World
A report says a rise in animal-to-human diseases will continue without urgent action.
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Coronavirus Is Creating a Crisis of Energy Insecurity 5.7.2020 Truthout.com
With unpaid bills and energy shutoffs rising during the pandemic, we need to act now to avoid another health emergency.
With unpaid bills and energy shutoffs rising during the pandemic, we need to act now to avoid another health emergency.
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California megadrought? Not if you look at precipitation 5.7.2020 LA Times: Environment

Climate change is increasing California's wet-to-dry extremes, but average precipitation is not declining.

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U.S. says leaking nuclear waste dome is safe; Marshall Islands leaders don't believe it 2.7.2020 LA Times: Environment

The DOE says that radioactive leakage from Runit Dome, a respository for U.S. atomic waste, is insignificant. Marshall Islands leaders are skeptical.

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Copernicus Sentinels: UK industry loses out in European satellite bids 1.7.2020 BBC News - Science & Environment
British firms fail to win leading roles in the expansion of the Copernicus Earth observation project.
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Climate change: Ireland on the verge of its 'greenest government ever' 26.6.2020 BBC News - Science & Environment
Green Party members could vote in favour of a new coalition.
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Climate change: Planting new forests 'can do more harm than good' 22.6.2020 BBC: Science
Large-scale tree planting to fight climate change may backfire, two new studies have found.
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SoCalGas ramps up use of Aliso Canyon, site of worst gas leak in U.S. history 9.6.2020 LA Times: Environment

Gov. Gavin Newsom says he's committed to shutting down Aliso Canyon. But its use has skyrocketed since his election.

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This fantastical sea creature helps remove planet-warming gases from the atmosphere 7.6.2020 LA Times: Environment

A fantastical sea creature that uses mucus to eat planet-warming CO2 has long been a mystery of the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute.

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As Amazonian Wildfire Season Approaches, We Must Protect the Vulnerable Forest 7.6.2020 Truthout.com
As Amazonian Wildfire Season Approaches, We Must Protect the Vulnerable Forest
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Review: How to make real change: '2040' battles climate crisis with hope and facts 5.6.2020 LA Times: Environment

"2040" writer-director Damon Gameau details a positive path for battling climate change, utilizing only solutions that are presently available.

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Amazon under threat: fires, loggers and now virus 21.5.2020 BBC News - Science & Environment
How the loss of the Amazon goes beyond deforestation - and what the nine countries that share this natural resource are doing to protect it.
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Deforestation and Monoculture Farming Spread COVID-19 and Other Diseases 12.5.2020 Truthout.com
Scientists say the current pandemic is part of a larger pattern linking infectious diseases to habitat ...
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UK 'must prioritise green economic recovery' 8.5.2020 BBC: Business
Boris Johnson needs to prioritise the environment as the UK recovers from coronavirus, firms say.
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Tunnel Vision: Lessons in the Impermanence of Permafrost 3.5.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in Undark and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. To enter the Fox permafrost tunnel—one of the only places in the world dedicated to the firsthand scientific study of the mix of dirt and ice that covers much of the planet’s far northern latitudes—you must don a […]
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Coronavirus: National Trust 'faces £200m losses this year' 2.5.2020 BBC: Front Page
The conservation charity calls for urgent support for wildlife sectors amid coronavirus outbreak.
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Wildfires Can Reduce Biodiversity. Can Biodiversity Be Used to Reduce Wildfires? 26.4.2020 Truthout.com
A biodiversity experiment in Australia showed animal species can help reduce flammable leaf litter by 24 ...
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This Appalachian Collective Has Launched Its Own “Green Stimulus” 25.4.2020 Truthout.com
This Appalachian Collective Has Launched Its Own “Green Stimulus”
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Environmental and Labor Groups Team Up to Demand COVID-19 Relief 22.4.2020 Truthout.com
Nine days of action planned for Earth Day to May Day will highlight interconnectedness of climate and worker ...
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