User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-Independent
Category: Problems :: Endangered Species
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Dispatch from an irreversibly changed New Mexico 16.9.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Laura Paskus’s new book examines wildfire, drilling on the Navajo Nation and climate grief.
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Where there's hope for speeding up business action on plastics 26.8.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Where there's hope for speeding up business action on plastics Elsa Wenzel Wed, 08/26/2020 - 02:01 In 10 short years, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation (EMF) arguably has done more than any other group to define and advance the circular economy. Its landmark report,  "The New Plastics Economy" (PDF),   sounded the alarm in 2016 that if "business as usual" continues, by 2025 the ocean may hold more plastic than fish by weight. Its commitment by the same name has attracted many of the planet's biggest brand names, among 450-plus signatories, to dramatically slash their use or production of plastic by 2025. PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, Unilever and even Tupperware  have signed on with governments and NGOs to do away with "unnecessary" plastics and innovate so that other plastics will be reused, recycled or composted; and kept out of natural systems. Only five years ago, few corporate leaders had plastic pollution on their official radar. Yet Dame Ellen MacArthur herself is floored by the rapid pace of change in ...
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Sage grouse face a new threat: Kanye West 19.8.2020 High Country News Most Recent
The famous artist’s Wyoming ranch highlights a conservation battle surrounding the important indicator species.
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A wildlife refuge under siege at the border 11.8.2020 Current Issue
New emails detail drained ponds, salvaged fish and a tense relationship with the Department of Homeland Security.
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A wildlife refuge is under siege at the border 11.8.2020 High Country News Most Recent
New documents detail a tense relationship between wildlife officials and the Department of Homeland Security.
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Colorado wolves 1.8.2020 High Country News Most Recent
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Yellowstone grizzlies keep endangered species protections 10.7.2020 High Country News Most Recent
A court ruling disallows sport hunting the bears in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho.
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Am I an invasive species? 9.7.2020 Current Issue
How COVID-19 and ‘murder hornets’ compelled a writer to rethink invasions.
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The only catfish native to the Western U.S. is running out of water 1.7.2020 Current Issue
The Yaqui catfish was going extinct. Then came the border wall.
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An orca as a surfboard 1.7.2020 Current Issue
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Black Americans bear the brunt of Trump’s environmental rollbacks 17.6.2020 High Country News Most Recent
The connections between the environment, race and the COVID-19 crisis are many.
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The border wall threatens decades of binational wildlife conservation 8.6.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Binational groups are preserving migratory corridors and restoring degraded areas in the Borderlands. Will the landscape be severed?
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Groups sue over acting BLM director’s appointment 20.5.2020 High Country News Most Recent
William Perry Pendley has long opposed public lands and wildlife protections but is tasked with overseeing them.
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How the pandemic will set back environmental science 24.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Across the Western U.S., researchers are worried about unmonitored threatened species.
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Leaders from Unilever, WWF, others reflect on what's changed since the first Earth Day 22.4.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The CEOs of Unilever, Trane and West Rock and other corporate sustainability leaders convened virtually last week for a virtual edition of the Yale Business Sustainability Summit. Here are key themes that stood out from the discussion.
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Triumph and tragedy: Trump’s border wall expands 20.4.2020 Current Issue
Anger and despair rise as new projects are announced in the Southwest.
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Destroying habitats has opened a Pandora's box for new diseases to emerge 24.3.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The novel coronavirus outbreak may be just the beginning of mass pandemics.
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How using biodiversity indicators can improve conservation effectiveness 2.3.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Data can help companies make decisions about their conservation initiatives — and improve outcomes.
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Colorado throws wolves to the vote 1.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Should democracy take over where science ends?
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Can we protect nature by giving it legal rights? 18.2.2020 GreenBiz.com
Around the world, communities are using "Rights of Nature" laws to defend waterways, species and more from human threats.
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