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Pumping oxygen in a lake to try to save fish facing climate change 14.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
As the climate warms, many U.S. lakes are seeing more algal blooms, low oxygen levels and stressed out fish species. One team in Oregon hopes that pumping oxygen into the water can help.
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Lithium will fuel the clean energy boom. This company may have a breakthrough 14.10.2019 LA Times: Environment

A geothermal power company says it can make California's Salton Sea the first major source of U.S. lithium production.

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Opinion: California's clear-cutting project in the Rim fire area is setting up the region for another tragedy 14.10.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Gov. Newsom's clear-cutting project in the Rim fire region increases the risk of fire and threatens California's climate and communities.

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Want to Know What Climate Change Feels Like? Ask an Alaskan. 13.10.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Adrienne Titus was heading back to her parents’ village on a sweltering afternoon in early July when she saw the dead salmon. She had been fishing upstream with her mother on the banks of the gorgeous Unalakleet River, […]
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Climate change: Big lifestyle changes are the only answer 11.10.2019 BBC: Science
The experts tell us that small, easy changes alone will not be enough to combat climate change.
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Climate Change Is Killing Your Low-Carb Diet 11.10.2019 Mother Jones
Of all the insults climate change hurls at our food supply—from more severe droughts and floods in key agriculture regions to declining yields of staple crops—the most insidious may involve a steady decline in the quality of all the plants we eat.  That’s the startling message of a growing weight of research led by Irakli […]
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Plastic pollution: How Ibiza is tackling its problem with waste 11.10.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Hundreds of thousands of Brits travel to Ibiza each summer, but what happens to their waste when they leave?
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If Power Shutoffs Are the New Normal in California, PG&E Needs to Do More than Provide Charging Stations 11.10.2019 Mother Jones
In Merritt College’s parking lot, high up in the hills of Oakland, California, the big white tent is supposed to serve as an “community resource center” for PG&E customers that have been left without power since last night. The reality is that it’s mostly just a charging station with water and WiFi. About a dozen […]
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Opinion: As a birder, I see the effects of climate change every day. Now, Audubon has quantified the threat 10.10.2019 LA Times: Opinion

A new Audubon report sounds the alarm on the effects of climate change on birds

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Pacific Northwest tribes face climate change with agricultural ancient practice 9.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Washington state's Swinomish Tribe is building a clam garden in hopes of protecting their reservation from sea level rise. This aquatic garden will also provide a home for disappearing native clams.
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Extinction Rebellion protests: 'This is a last resort' 8.10.2019 BBC: Front Page
Roads around Parliament are dotted with tents on the second day of Extinction Rebellion protest.
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Opinion: I am a diver who documents climate change in the Arctic. And I am running out of time 6.10.2019 LA Times: Commentary

As a diver and photographer, I feel an urgency to document the Arctic's vulnerable ice, which is vanishing due to climate change.

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Hampshire farmers join Extinction Rebellion climate protest 5.10.2019 BBC: Front Page
They want to highlight the fact they are one of the industries worst affected by climate change.
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This Ancient Fruit Holds Secrets for How to Farm in Climate Change 4.10.2019 Mother Jones
Cloverleaf Farm, a small produce operation in Davis, California, managed to do okay during the extreme drought that lasted from 2012 to 2016. But in the first wet year after the long dry period, the farm lost its entire apricot crop to disease—$40,000 to $50,000 down the drain. Researchers predict that as climate change worsens, […]
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Bite Podcast’s New Series Explores How Climate Change Is Transforming Dinner 4.10.2019 Mother Jones
Climate change has already started to unleash its fury, from megastorms to flooding to ravenous fires. But the way many people will first experience this phenomenon is in the quiet of their homes—at the dinner table. As Amanda Little, author of The Fate of Food: What We’ll Eat in a Bigger, Hotter, Smarter World, puts […]
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More than a quarter of UK mammals face extinction 3.10.2019 BBC: Science
A report on nature in the UK also shows 41% of species have experienced decline.
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The biggest likely source of microplastics in California coastal waters? Our car tires 2.10.2019 LA Times: Environment

Driving is not just an air pollution and climate change problem. Turns out, rubber particles from car tires might be the largest contributor of microplastics in California coastal waters, according to the most comprehensive study to date.

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Restoring forests 1 tree at a time, to help repair climate 1.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Destruction of the forests can be swift. Regrowth is much, much slower.
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Dutch tractor protest sparks 'worst rush hour' 1.10.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
There were some 1,100km (700 miles) of jams as farmers reacted to plans to cut nitrogen emissions.
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Opinion: When deciding what foods to eat for lunch, consider climate change 29.9.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Production of animal-based foods accounts for about two-thirds of agricultural carbon emissions.

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