Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMIf the government approves this monstrous mine it will be committing environmental treason against every Australian who values our farmers, our coasts, our bush and our way of life. [News Source]
Adani is not just another coalmine, it is a turning point for the nation.
EPA moves to undo tougher pollution limits on coal plants.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMThe Trump administration is moving to rewrite Obama-era rules limiting water pollution from coal-fired power plants. [News Source]
Receding glacier causes immense Canadian river to vanish in four days.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMFirst ever observed case of ‘river piracy’ saw the Slims river disappear as intense glacier melt suddenly diverted its flow into another watercourse. [News Source]
Fight like your world depends on it: Al Gore makes powerful call to action in sequel.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMMore than a decade after releasing the groundbreaking climate change documentary, An Inconvenient Truth, former U.S. vice president Al Gore has done it again. [News Source]
Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMPresident Donald Trump's top advisers will meet on Tuesday to discuss whether to recommend that he withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, a White House official said on Monday. [News Source]
Climate change dogging Republicans at town halls.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMA new issue is pushing its way into Republican town hall meetings already boiling over with anger over health care, the refugee ban and Trump's ties to Russia: climate change. [News Source]
Is it O.K. to engineer the environment to fight climate change?
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMScientists are investigating whether releasing tons of particulates into the atmosphere might be good for the planet. Not everyone thinks this is a good idea. [News Source]
All signs point to warmer, wetter future in Monadnock Region.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMDebating the existence of climate change may be a provocative exercise in politics these days, but scientists and environmentalists, including many in the Monadnock Region, have long since moved on to studying its effects. [News Source]
The future of fighting wildfires in the era of climate change.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMThinning and suppression aren’t working, and fire scientists now say we need to let fires burn to help landscapes adapt to climate change — while controlling development in the red zone to limit damage. [News Source]
US West enters ‘new era’ of unstoppable wildfires because of climate change, experts warn.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AM'This is bigger than us and we're going to have to adapt to wildfire, rather than the other way around.' [News Source]
Sea level rise could send US ‘climate migrants’ fleeing to these cities.
Tuesday April 18th 2017, 10:00 AMSea level rise is typically thought of as a coastal problem, with cities from New York to San Francisco pondering new coastal defenses such as sea walls and sturdier buildings. [News Source]