User: demo Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Ecosystems
Last updated: Dec 25 2018 21:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 5,534    
Scientists Warn of “Untold Human Suffering” Without Major Climate Action 5.11.2019 Mother Jones
Forty years after scientists at the First World Climate Conference in Geneva, Switzerland called on world governments to curb global warming for the good of humanity, 11,000 scientists from 153 countries have declared that we have entered a climate emergency. The world will endure “untold human suffering” if humans don’t dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions, argue Oregon […]
Also found in: [+]
Why We Need to Protect Government Scientists From Political Retaliation 3.11.2019 Truthout.com
Participants in the March for Science demonstrate on Constitution Ave. in Washington, D.C., April 22, 2017.
Inappropriate interference compromises the objectivity and integrity of government research.
Also found in: [+]
From California to El Salvador, Climate-Driven Displacement Is on the Rise 31.10.2019 Truthout.com
From California to El Salvador, Climate-Driven Displacement Is on the Rise
Also found in: [+]
Australian wildfire: Hundreds of koalas feared dead 30.10.2019 BBC: World
"It's a national tragedy," says one worker from a koala hospital in New South Wales, Australia.
Also found in: [+]
Oil Drilling in Greece? This Is What the High Cost of Debt Payments Looks Like. 28.10.2019 Truthout.com
A woman covered in oil stands in front of a green Extinction Rebellion banner
The Greek government appears all too eager to welcome the oil drilling future.
Also found in: [+]
Northern Ireland's seas a 'mixed picture' 24.10.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Most seabird populations, including kittiwakes, puffins and herring gulls, remain at risk.
Also found in: [+]
Global Wildfires Are Raging, Leaving Long-Lasting Damage 20.10.2019 Truthout.com
Aerial view of a large burned area in the city of Candeiras do Jamari in the state of Rondônia, Brazil.
The fires do not bode well for humanity’s future.
Also found in: [+]
Editorial: Climate change is wiping out California's Joshua trees. Of course we should protect them 17.10.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Scientists have repeatedly warned that hotter, drier conditions being fueled by climate change are causing mature western Joshua trees to die off, and fewer younger ones are able to grow to replace the dwindling population.

Also found in: [+]
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.

Also found in: [+]
What Did Hurricane Dorian Do to the Bahamas’ Coral Reefs? 13.10.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by the HuffPost and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. As the people of the Bahamas struggle to recover from Hurricane Dorian, the strongest storm in the nation’s history, a team of scientists is setting out to assess the damage to the vibrant coral reefs that are […]
Also found in: [+]
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, […]
Also found in: [+]
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

Also found in: [+]
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.
Also found in: [+]
To survive global warming, Mojave Desert birds will need a lot more water — and they probably won't get it 4.10.2019 LA Times: Environment

Global warming doesn't make it easy for birds to survive in the Mojave Desert, but what exactly does them in? A lack of water to cool themselves down.

Also found in: [+]
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.
Also found in: [+]
David Attenborough: Save Sussex's magical kelp forests 30.9.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Kelp forests are an important marine environment but are being destroyed by changing fishing methods.
Also found in: [+]
Defying environmentalists, Newsom vetoes bill to block Trump's Endangered Species Act rollback 28.9.2019 LA Times: Environment

Newsom, who had announced his intent to veto Senate Bill 1 after it was approved by the Legislature earlier this month, expressed little concern about a rift with environmentalists over the legislation, which he dismissed as a "solution in search of a problem."

Also found in: [+]
Caltech gets $750 million for climate research from Resnicks, who depend on water for their businesses 26.9.2019 LA Times: Environment

Billionaire California agriculture titans Stewart and Lynda Resnick have donated $750 million to Caltech for climate change research.

Also found in: [+]
The oceans are taking a beating under climate change, U.N. report warns 25.9.2019 LA Times: Environment

The planet is literally in hot water and that will have dire consequences for humanity, warns a new IPCC report on the state of the world's oceans and ice.

Also found in: [+]
Editorial: At the U.N. climate summit, children lead while the world's politicians act like children 24.9.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Despite Greta Thunberg's advocacy, the U.N. climate summit fell short of pledging emissions rollbacks to avoid the worst impacts of global warming.

Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 5,534