Scientists Question Wyden O&C Logging Plan
February 5, 2014 05:51 PM - Society for Conservation Biology
Two preeminent scientific societies believe plan increases extinction risks for salmon, other threatened wildlife
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Successfully Removes Shipwrecks that were Destroying Coral Reefs in the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument; Marine Conservation Institute Helped Secure Funding for the Project
January 31, 2014 06:36 PM - Marine Conservation Institute
Coral Reef Restoration Can Now Begin at Palmyra Atoll and Kingman Reef
Finalists Announced for 2014 Indianapolis Prize
January 30, 2014 09:31 AM - The Indianapolis Prize
Six Heroes Advance to Vie for Quarter of a Million Dollars in World's Leading Award for Animal Conservation
Leading Decision-makers to Convene on Advancing Climate Solutions
January 24, 2014 12:46 PM - NCSE
Two Central Topic Areas: the Built Environment and Agriculture & Natural Resources.
New Episode of Earth Focus Exposes the Truth
January 20, 2014 12:05 PM - KCETLink
Burbank, California – Jan. 13, 2013 -- Americans are exposed to tens of thousands of man-made chemicals that are largely unregulated and untested for safety. Exposure to even very low doses of common chemicals like phthalates and BPA can have health risks especially for children.
SUNSCREEN CHEMICAL IN SOAPS, COSMETICS AND BODY FRAGRANCES THREATEN CORAL REEFS
January 15, 2014 11:04 AM - Haereticus Environmental Laboratory
Clifford, VA— A team of marine scientists from Virginia, Florida, Israel, and the U.S. National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration published a study demonstrating that a common UV absorber found in over 380 different product lines of soaps, laundry detergents, cosmetics, and body fragrances is highly toxic to corals.
MEXEL USA LLC ANNOUNCES MASTER DISTRIBUTORSHIP WITH AMCHEM SOLUTIONS
January 6, 2014 04:53 PM - Mexel USA
Washington, DC. – January 6, 2014 -- Mexel USA LLC, exclusive U.S. distributor of Mexel® anti-fouling products, announced today that it has signed a strategic agreement with American Chemstar, Inc., trading as Amchem Solutions, to become its master distributor to all members of the Association of Water Technology.
Cuts Needed in Both CO2 and Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
December 12, 2013 04:49 PM - Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development
Parallel strategies needed for both near-term and long-term protection Short-lived climate pollutants more than short-term fix, benefits extend beyond 2200 Pressure must remain on CO2 to spur technology innovation
WorthWild.com Launches Crowdfunding Platform to Benefit Environmental Initiatives
December 5, 2013 05:39 PM - WorthWild
(Norfolk, MA) -- (December 5, 2013) A new social funding platform hit the scene on December 1st as WorthWild garners support for environmental education, conservation and change for individuals and businesses.
World Already Teetering on Tipping Points for Abrupt Climate Change
December 4, 2013 03:19 PM - Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development
Report Calls for Early Warning Systems to Anticipate Changes Cutting short-lived climate pollutants is most effective way to slow warming in near term