Showing posts from March, 2018

"In Hogs We Trust." Part 1V The environmental costs of intensive livestock operations.

Waterbirds affected by low water, high salt levels in lakes

Climate change promotes the spread of mosquito and tick-borne viruses

A smallholder farmer describes her thriving pig+crop farm in Africa

Historical lead exposure may be linked to 256,000 premature deaths from cardiovascular disease in adults in the USA each year

Increasing tree mortality in a warming world

Invasive Group A strep cases rising in Canada, But the reason is a medical mystery

Big Step Forward on Agricultural Pesticides in Quebec, Canada.

Suffocation of 1500 pigs another sign of perils of Industrial Style Hog Barns

Water Stress is Driving Conflict and Migration. How Should the Global Community Respond?

Monarch Butterfly Migration Could Collapse, Scientists Warn

Wetter summers in warming climate bring disease and crop-failure risks

Thawing permafrost causing the 'browning' of northern lakes

Asia’s hunger for sand takes a toll on endangered species

The terrifying phenomenon that is pushing species towards extinction

Scientists Haven't Seen a Single North Atlantic Right Whale Calf This Season

Pesticides put bees at risk, European watchdog confirms