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Poland rejects IPCC target of zero emissions by 2100

Archived, 18 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - Poland and other eastern Europe countries have categorically rejected the target put forward by the world’s top climate scientists to reduce carbon emissions to zero by 2100 to avoid dangerous global warming, leaked documents show.

On ...

Japan tells China to stop alleged coral poaching

Archived, 18 days ago From newsinfo.inquirer.net 

Makati, PHILIPPINES - A flotilla of Chinese fishing boats, more than 200 by some reports, has been edging closer to Japan’s mainland in alleged poaching of red coral in Japanese waters.

Recent aerial photos taken by Japan media show dozens of boats dotting ...

Conservationists Decry Continued Destruction of Sandalwood Tree

Archived, 18 days ago From allafrica.com 

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - Akagera National Park officials have decried the continued destruction of an endangered tree species, sandalwood, locally known as Kabaruka.

Sandalwood is a close-grained fragrant yellowish heartwood with insect repelling properties an ...

Brazil Praised for Measures Against Deforestation

Archived, 18 days ago From telesurtv.net 

Caracas, VENEZUELA - Al Gore, Climate Reality Project Chairman and former U.S. Vice President, congratulated Brazil on reducing greenhouse gas emissions and decreasing deforestation in the Amazon over the years at a two day climate conference in Rio de Janeiro, which end ...

Melting Arctic sea ice doubles the chances of harsh winters in other parts of the world

Archived, 18 days ago From pri.org 

Minneapolis, MINNESOTA - A new study published in Nature Geoscience indicates the increased melting of Arctic sea ice is linked to colder winters in parts of Europe, Asia and North America.

The study looked at a key region of Arctic ice melt in the Barents-Kar ...

More extreme weather events in coming years

Archived, 18 days ago From firstpost.com 

New Delhi, INDIA - The number of extreme climate events has risen tremendously over the last 100 years and will increase due to climate change, the Centre for Science and Environment said on Thursday.

Figures presented by the CSE Deputy Director General ...

One in 20 English beaches will fail new EU cleanliness tests

Archived, 18 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - One in 20 English beaches which currently pass standards for cleanliness will fail tougher tests which come in next year, figures show.

Almost all beaches (99.5%) in England meet the basic standards for clean bathing water, with just t ...

Climate change is disrupting flower pollination, research shows

Archived, 18 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - Sexual deceit, pressed flowers and Victorian bee collectors are combined in new scientific research which demonstrates for the first time that climate change threatens flower pollination, which underpins much of the world’s food production.

Pollution in Delhi Four Times Higher Than Normal

Archived, 19 days ago From ndtv.com 

New Delhi, INDIA - With winter setting in, the air quality in Delhi has severely deteriorated. Air pollution levels in Delhi are now four times higher than normal, with the worst during morning hours when there is a visible haze.

According to doctors, a ...

Minn. communities look for ways to adapt to climate change

Archived, 19 days ago From mprnews.org 

Saint Paul, MINNESOTA - In an effort to cope with heavier rains and warmer temperatures that climate change brings, some communities are beginning to grapple with ways to help people adapt to the inevitable, even as they work to cut greenhouse gas emissions.


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