Antarctica about to calve an Iceberg about twice size of New York City.

Antarctica about to calve an Iceberg about twice size of New York City. https://ift.tt/2BMwJCJ From NASA Earth Observatory and the “doing what ice shelves normally do but now we have satellites to observe them” department. Countdown to Calving at Brunt Ice Shelf Cracks growing across Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf are poised to release an iceberg […]

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Ohio Grassroots Group Wants A Great Lake To Have Its Own Bill Of Rights

Ohio Grassroots Group Wants A Great Lake To Have Its Own Bill Of Rights https://ift.tt/2H0ndz4 Voters in Toledo, Ohio, will decide if Lake Erie has legal rights. It’s an attempt to amend the city’s charter after efforts failed to address toxic algal blooms that affect water supplies. Superforest via Environment : NPR https://ift.tt/2iBXQGl

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Critics Say Border Wall Could Harm Wildlife Corridors And Sensitive Desert Terrain

Critics Say Border Wall Could Harm Wildlife Corridors And Sensitive Desert Terrain https://ift.tt/2IqWyhe The wall along the U.S.-Mexico border cuts across sensitive desert and mountainous terrain. But environmental regulations are waived for wall construction, raising concerns about longterm damage. (Image credit: Mallory Falk/KRWG) Superforest via Environment : NPR https://ift.tt/2iBXQGl

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Indonesia’s presidential face-off shows candidates’ weak stance on climate change

Indonesia’s presidential face-off shows candidates’ weak stance on climate change https://ift.tt/2U1AN9o Despite the grave threat of climate change and the repeated calls of the Bersihkan Indonesia (Clean Indonesia) Coalition, neither presidential candidate even mentioned climate change during this week’s environmental debate. We need urgent action to transition Indonesia towards 100% renewable energy and our movement […]

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Washington Post: Will Happer to be Appointed to the Presidential Committee on Climate Security

Washington Post: Will Happer to be Appointed to the Presidential Committee on Climate Security https://ift.tt/2tviUE5 Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to the Washington Post, Climate Skeptic Will Happer will be part of a team President Trump is assembling a White House committee to scrutinise wild climate change claims being presented by government agencies. White […]

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