Saturday, 14 September 2013

Wilderness Committee: Tanco Mine Disaster Risk in Manitoba, Canada

Manitoba Wilderness Committee

According to an engineering report filed with the Manitoba government on August 30, 
an underground mine is on the verge of collapse under Bernic Lake in eastern Manitoba. 
Details here.

Food Waste Harms Climate, Water, Land and Biodiversity – New FAO Report (Story & Video)

Food and Agriculture Organization - United Nations
Discarded cucumbers. PLT photo
Rome - The waste of a staggering 1.3 billion tonnes of food per year is not only causing major economic losses but also wreaking significant harm on the natural resources that humanity relies upon to feed itself, says a new FAO report. Full story here.