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Art project to highlight risk of climate change to Bristol

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/09/09 - 7:25am
HighWaterLine made from blue chalk snaking through city shows which parts would be submerged by rising sea levels Continue reading...
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Sorry policy-makers, the two-degrees warming policy is likely a road to disaster

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/09/09 - 6:02am
As we approach the New York climate summit, there are serious questions about whether the two degrees of warming limit is acceptable. Continue reading...
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More Than Half Of U.S. Bird Species Threatened By Climate Change

NPR News - Environment - Tue, 2014/09/09 - 12:33am

A new Audubon report shows how climate change could affect the ranges of 588 North American bird species by the end of the century. Bald eagles, loons and orioles are among those facing major threats.

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Damselflies - in pictures

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/09/09 - 12:30am

Remus Tiplea photographs close-ups of damselflies in his back garden in Negresti Oas, Romania, after coaxing the live bugs into position

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Is Narendra Modi a climate sceptic?

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 11:09pm

Indias PM used to call climate action a moral duty, now he tells students climate has not changed, we have changed

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Fukushima fallout continues: now cleanup workers claim unpaid wages

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 11:00pm
Last month Tokyo Electric Power was ordered to pay $500,000 compensation, now workers sue for promised danger money Continue reading...
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Gears, tears and breathtaking ascents: how I cycled the Dolomites and Alps

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 10:00pm

With barely any training Peter Kimpton tried to tackle the Haute Route, the highest and toughest cyclosportive in the world. How did it go?

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UK to reveal strategy for climate change talks

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 10:00pm
Climate change secretary Ed Davey says governments facing 'pivotal moment' on dealing with issue Continue reading...
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Echoes, and a haunting musical lament of seals singing

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 9:30pm
Cape Wrath, Sutherland: I felt my heart race and the hair on my neck prickle at this disembodied song, so loud, unexpected Continue reading...
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Great Barrier Reef: legal action to stand despite new dredging plan

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 8:45pm

Conservationists waiting to see details of proposed land-based sediment disposal before dropping challenge to sea dumping

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Research shows surprise global warming 'hiatus' could have been forecast

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 8:40pm

Australian and US climate experts say with new ocean-based modelling tools, the early 2000s warming slowdown was foreseeable

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North America's key birds facing extinction, study finds

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 7:05pm

314 species, including the bald eagle and 10 state birds of US at risk from climate change

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Birds of North America under threat from climate change in pictures

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 7:05pm

Warming temperatures are reducing the range of several of North Americas iconic birds, including United States national bird the bald eagle, affecting over 300 species and pushing many towards extinction

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Could Great Lakes Fisheries Be Revived Through Fish Farms?

NPR News - Environment - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 2:15pm

This summer, Michigan's aquaculture industry took a step forward. And that has touched off a debate over whether the Great Lakes are an appropriate place for fish farming.

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Greenpeace slams prosecution 'scare tactics' after activist's felony guilty plea

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 11:29am

Charles Long, 35, agrees to plea deal over charges relating to protest at Procter & Gamble headquarters

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Fracking is a toxic issue for Conservative party grassroots

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 10:22am
From protest camps to packed-out town hall meetings, shale gas and fracking is a major issue in safe Tory seats Continue reading...
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In the Years of Living Dangerously, Part 2

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 6:00am

Ice and brimstone, from the ice shelves of Greenland to the heart of evangelism in the southeast USA

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£20m salt marsh to create wildlife habitat and fight erosion from sea

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 5:58am
Somerset scheme set to absorb high tides and waves but critics say money should have gone on flood defences for residents Continue reading...
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People's Climate March: share your photos and stories

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 4:27am

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to take to the streets to pressure world leaders to take action on global warming. If youre planning to take part in the march wed like to hear from you

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Rivers, vicars, and Boris Johnson's bum: the joys of cycle commuting

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/09/08 - 2:56am

Relaxation, beauty, fitness, and the rear end of the mayor of London. Guardian readers share their cycle commuting stories

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