Showing posts from June 9, 2016

Nasa to Map Coral Reefs From the Air to Show Impact of Climate Change

the guardian Scientists hope large-scale maps will offer new insight into effects of warming and pollution as previous studies have almost always been done up close in the water.  Story here.

Shell Relinquishes Canadian Arctic Drilling Rights

NATIONAL OBSERVER One of the planet’s largest oil companies has just walked away from a large swath of oil and gas reserves in the Canadian Arctic. But it says it hasn't given up altogether on the prospects of drilling for the fossil fuels in the pristine waters of the North. Story here. RELATED: " Shell’s Retreat From Canadian Arctic Creates Space for Arctic Protection"