Showing posts with label Oil. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Oil. Show all posts

Thursday, 20 February 2020

Full impact of mysterious Brazil oil spill remains unknown


BirdLife
International
Last summer, an oil spill of unknown origin hit Brazil’s northeast coast – just as migrating shorebirds arrived in the area. Our Partner SAVE Brasil has been campaigning for action and striving to measure the impact on birds - but more support is urgently needed. More here.

Thursday, 2 August 2018

For Marine Life, New Threats from a Fast-Tracked Canadian Pipeline


Yale Environment 360
A new Canadian government-backed pipeline that will triple the amount of thick Alberta tar sands oil flowing to a British Columbia port poses significant risks for a threatened population of killer whales and other coastal marine life. Story here.

Measuring ecosystem disruption caused by marine heatwaves

 Nature Above, healthy bull kelp. Below, bull kelp degraded by a marine heatwave. DeWikiMan Marine heatwaves can displace therma...