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Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Fri Oct 30, 2020 11:20 am

Government policies have led to severe harm to our National Parks:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/the-a ... r-BB1avxLB


Trump Admin to rollback protection for Tongass national forest:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/washi ... r-BB1atSNf


14 hours of Derecho storm cost calculated in the billions to US:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... -14-hours/


Japan to be carbon neutral by 2050:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... l-by-2050/


Trump Admin rolled back over 125 environmental protections:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... d=msedgdhp


"The environmental crisis is a moral, religious and ethical one":

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/10/amazo ... 10dbb013cd


David Attenborough’s ‘witness statement’ for the planet (see the documentary trailer here)

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/10/david ... 10dbb013cd
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Sat Nov 07, 2020 11:46 am

US is largest producer of plastic trash in the world:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/u-s-g ... li=BBnbcA1



Petition to stop Levi's polluting Bangladesh rivers:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... angladesh/


Australia's fires produced record smoke plume in upper atmosphere:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/aust ... -242789930


Seismic oil and gas exploration will hurt Artic refuge forever:

https://focusingonwildlife.com/news/sei ... title_1120


Road projects threaten rhino habitat:

https://focusingonwildlife.com/news/pla ... title_1120


New method quantifies effect of ingested plastic on marine species:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... -wildlife/


Tree of life: ecosystems are held together by trees (first link) - Older trees store more carbon (second link):

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... nd-humans/
https://www.zmescience.com/science/larg ... -242789930


US officially abandons Paris Climate agreement (only country among 200 to do so)

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-ne ... MyMTk1MgS2


UK health professionals call for a meat climate tax:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/heal ... -242789930


World gets warmer, Artic loses more sea ice:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/arct ... -242789930


Effects of sea level rise on communities are complex and unpredictable:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/the- ... -242789930


Petition Demand EPA cleans up toxic chemicals off Los Angeles coast:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... -la-coast/
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Wed Nov 11, 2020 10:13 am

EPA approves weed killer linked to cancer:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... to-cancer/


Time-lapsed video of Amazon deforestation (this is only three years worth and they 'cleared' almost the whole thing!!!)

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... restation/


Wealthy countries are not spending enough on climate change:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/coun ... -242789930


Record high temperatures from Midwest to Northeast USA:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topst ... li=BBnb7Kz


Trump's border wall endangered habitats, will it come down?

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/trump ... d=msedgdhp
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:41 am

Greenpeace film addresses meat production and it's profound impact on ecosystems:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... inforests/


Calif company is creating carbon-negative biodegradable plastic:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... organisms/


The environmental and public health impact of commercial fish farming (Darn! There goes my farmed tilapia and shrimp!):

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... h-farming/


Biden plans to rejoin Paris climate agreement and WHO:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/human-in ... t-and-who/


Petition Electronic companies should reduce e-waste by making reparable products:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... to-repair/


Warming climate makes hurricanes more severe and longer-lasting:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/clim ... -242789930


'Air rivers' are cracking open the Antartic:

https://www.zmescience.com/ecology/rive ... antarctic/


Activists say no new coal plants in Philippines is not enough:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/phil ... -242789930


Malaysia replanting forest in old palm oil plantation:

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/11/conse ... 10dbb013cd


Giant palm oil producer accused again of illegally burning forest:

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/11/palm- ... 10dbb013cd
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:18 am

Greenland to lose more ice than predicted:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topst ... li=BBnb7Kz


13.3 Quadrillion plastic fibers in California alone:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... alifornia/


Trump Admin sets up Artic drilling:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... -drilling/


Petition: Restore protections for Tongass:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... al-forest/


Dire outlook: Florida lost 98% of corals!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/dire- ... li=BBnb7Kz


Pet flea treatments are polluting rivers and streams:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/were ... -242789930
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:17 am

Trump pushes new environmental rollbacks on way out the door:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/trump ... d=msedgntp


How to better tackle climate change:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... r-BB1bayFA


Biden vowed to ban new drilling on public lands. It won’t be easy.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... r-BB1baI8W


Climate activists ramp up pressure on Biden:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/cl ... li=BBnb7Kz


Jeff Bezos Gives $791 Million to 16 Organizations Fighting Climate Change:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... te-change/


U.S. moves to loosen safety rules for Arctic Ocean oil drilling:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/us-mo ... d=msedgdhp
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:38 am

Petition for Amazon to commit to 100% sustainable packaging:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... packaging/


Microplastics on Everest (first link) and Thicker air and thinner ice (second link):

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technolo ... li=BBnbcA1

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science- ... cwNTE2NwS2


Ending Trump's transactional arrogance on our public lands:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/endin ... d=msedgdhp


Biden should establish a carbon price benchmark:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... d=msedgdhp


Biden's ambitious energy plan faces headwinds, but can move the US forward:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/biden ... d=msedgdhp
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:25 am

Coffee with a side of plastics:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/coff ... -242789930


Gas and Diesel Cars Will Not Be Sold in the UK by Year 2030:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... year-2030/


How factory farming produces air pollution:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... pollution/


Petition: Demand the Brazilian Government Stops Allowing Amazon Fires!:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... zon-fires/


The world’s largest PET producer wants to triple its plastic recycling operations:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/the- ... -242789930


The oceans are getting more acidic. Kelp may help revert this:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/the- ... -242789930


India Only G20 Country on Track to Meet Global Warming Targets:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... g-targets/


5 Ways Plastic Pollution Impacts Animals on Land:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... s-on-land/


This new satellite will help us understand the effects of climate change:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/this ... -242789930
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Sat Nov 28, 2020 10:14 am

Climate change. Facts and figures:

https://www.zmescience.com/other/featur ... -242789930


Trump administration denies planned mine near Alaska fishery:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/trump ... r-BB1bmkk5


France falls short in ending deforestation linked to imported soy:

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/11/franc ... 10dbb013cd


Making Climate a National Security Issue Downplays Human Cost:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... r-BB1bpCFU


Republicans Remain Opposed to Any Policies That Would Reduce Fossil-Fuel Use’

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/opinion/ ... d=msedgdhp


This CNN Host Plans to Hold Biden’s Feet to the Fire on Climate Change:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/opinion/ ... d=msedgdhp
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Habitats and ecosystems thread

Postby Pajarita » Mon Nov 30, 2020 11:09 am

Climate change is making leaves fall sooner and store less carbon:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/clim ... -242789930


Climate change brings more infectious diseases:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/clim ... -242789930


Trump banking proposal on fossil fuels sparks backlash from libertarians:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... li=BBnb7Kz


Plastic pollution is Number One killer of marine life:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... -research/


Red Cross report: climate change bigger threat than Covid19:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... ss-report/


What's the second most polluting industry?

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... polluting/
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17889
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

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