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Contaminants which run off from farms and cities, produce dead-zones downstream, where few things can live. It's feared this year's dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico will be the biggest yet. Image by NOAA.
Tuesday, 5 January 2016
China to Halt New Coal Mine Approvals For Next 3 Years, Local Media Reports
China will not approve any new coal mines for the next three years, according to the state-run Xinhua News Agency. More here.