User: newstrust Topic: Global Warming
Category: Impacts :: Ecosystems
Last updated: Dec 08 2019 23:30 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 3,743    
New Report on Ocean Oxygen Loss Gives “Ultimate Wake-Up Call” to Act on Climate 8.12.2019 Truthout.com
Silver fish swimming
Greenhouse gas emissions and nutrient pollution are wreaking havoc on marine ecosystems.
Also found in: [+]
The Climate Emergency Has Already Begun as Earth Systems Collapse 7.12.2019 Truthout.com
Reducing or ceasing emissions is no longer enough; we must remove the greenhouse gases already in the ...
Also found in: [+]
Scientists re-counted Australia’s extinct species, and the result is devastating 2.12.2019 Raw Story
It’s well established that unsustainable human activity is damaging the health of the planet. The way we use Earth threatens our future and that of many animals and plants. Species extinction is an inevitable end point. It’s important that the loss of Australian nature be quantified accurately. To date, putting an exact figure on the […]
Also found in: [+]
CNN Gives UN Guest a Forum As They All Push Global Warming Alarmism 2.12.2019 NewsBusters
On New Day Saturday, CNN weekend anchor Christi Paul and fill-in co-host Martin Savidge gave a forum to Dr. Inger Anderson of the UN Environment Program to give an alarmist view of the world climate's future as she predicted that global warming caused by humans would lead to catastrophic consequences in the form of increased natural ...
Also found in: [+]
Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere hit new high in 2018: UN 25.11.2019 Raw Story
Greenhouse gases levels in the atmosphere, the main driver of climate change, hit a record high last year, the UN said Monday, calling for action to safeguard “the future welfare of mankind”. “There is no sign of a slowdown, let alone a decline, in greenhouse gas concentration in the atmosphere despite all the commitments under […]
Also found in: [+]
Huffpo Editor in Chief Echoes Chicken Little on Collapse of ‘Information Ecosystem’ 20.11.2019 NewsBusters
When the liberal media starts relating their bellyaching over their man-made climate change narrative to an impending “collapse of the information ecosystem,” their propagandizing may have just made the latter a self-fulfilling prophecy. ...
Also found in: [+]
A Beautiful World: Roadless wilderness under attack 19.11.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
For two decades the roadless rule has protected millions of acres of pristine national forests from road construction, mining, and logging. The policy is now threatened by new proposed laws.
Also found in: [+]
Can America ever rebuild its neighborhoods and communities? 10.11.2019 TechCrunch
We talk a lot about startup ecosystems around these parts, and for good reason. Strong ecosystems have great reservoirs of talent congregated close together, a culture built around helping one another on ambitious projects, and sufficient risk capital to ensure that interesting projects have the resources to get underway. Strip off the ecosystem layer though, […]
Also found in: [+]
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: [+]
California wildfires signal the arrival of a planetary fire age 5.11.2019 The Moderate Voice

Wind whips embers from a tree burned by a wildfire in Riverside, Calif. Oct. 31, 2019. AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu Stephen Pyne, Arizona State University Another autumn, more fires, more refugees and incinerated homes. For California, flames have become the colors of fall. Free-burning fire is the proximate provocation for the havoc, since its ember […]

The post California wildfires signal the arrival of a planetary fire age appeared first on The Moderate Voice.

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: [+]
California Wildfires Signal The Arrival Of A Planetary Fire Age 2.11.2019 Crooks Liars
Wind whips embers from a tree burned by a wildfire in Riverside, Calif. Oct. 31, 2019. AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu Stephen Pyne , Arizona State University Another autumn, more fires, more refugees and incinerated homes. For California, flames have become the colors of fall. Free-burning fire is the proximate provocation for the havoc, since its ember storms are engulfing landscapes. But in the hands of humans, combustion is also the deeper cause. Modern societies are burning lithic landscapes - once-living biomass now fossilized into coal, gas and oil - which is aggravating the burning of living ...
Also found in: [+]
California wildfires signal the arrival of a planetary fire age 1.11.2019 Raw Story
Another autumn, more fires, more refugees and incinerated homes. For California, flames have become the colors of fall. Free-burning fire is the proximate provocation for the havoc, since its ember storms are engulfing landscapes. But in the hands of humans, combustion is also the deeper cause. Modern societies are burning lithic landscapes – once-living biomass […]
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: [+]
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: [+]
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: [+]
Pope affirms Catholic Church’s duty to indigenous Amazonians hurt by climate change 19.10.2019 Raw Story
The Catholic Church “hears the cry” of the Amazon and its peoples. That’s the message Pope Francis hopes to send at the Synod of the Amazon, a three-week meeting at the Vatican that ends Oct. 27. Images from Rome show tribal leaders in traditional feather headdresses alongside Vatican officials in their regalia. They are gathered […]
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: [+]
1 to 20 of 3,743