Archives for October 2016

Trees Can Save Tens of Thousands of Lives

31 October 2016 | The Nature Conservancy News Release

Denver, CO / Arlington, VA, USA – A new study from The Nature Conservancy finds that an investment in tree planting of just [Continue Reading…]

Australia’s State of the Climate 2016

28 October 2016 | Bureau of Meteorology-Australia Government News Release

Australia is experiencing more extremely hot days and severe fire seasons according to the findings of a new climate report [Continue Reading…]

Belize Suspends Offshore Oil Exploration

21 October 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

BELMOPAN, Belize – The longest barrier reef in the northern hemisphere has received a reprieve from seismic [Continue Reading…]

Belize to Begin Offshore Oil Exploration

18 October 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

The Central American country of Belize announced plans for the start of oil offshore exploration across a vast stretch [Continue Reading…]

Latinos Hard-hit by Climate Change

16 October 2016 | Natural Resources Defense Council News Release

Washington – The nation’s 56 million Latinos are especially vulnerable to the health threats posed by climate change [Continue Reading…]

Countries Agree to Curb Greenhouse Gases

15 October 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Kigali, 15 October 2016 – Nearly 200 countries struck a landmark deal today to reduce the emissions of powerful [Continue Reading…]

Taking Bold Steps to Protect Wildlife

10 October 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Johannesburg, South Africa – With illegal and unsustainable trade endangering wildlife across the world, governments [Continue Reading…]

Low Winter Ice Coverage Around Antarctica

04 October 2016 | Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre News Release

There has been a noticeable reduction in winter sea-ice coverage around Antarctica [Continue Reading…]

Actions to Green the Financial System Have Doubled… However…

03 October 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Worldwide policy actions to harness the global financial system for sustainable development have more than doubled [Continue Reading…]

Oil and Gas Exploration Would Harm Marine Mammals

03 October 2016 | Earthjustice News Release

Washington, D.C. —The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has released a draft environmental impact statement that [Continue Reading…]


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