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GA_PRBSCEganWheel.gif (Image GIF, 1120x1108 pixels) - Redimensionnée (71%) Ecological Buddhism. Ecology Global Network | News and Information for Planet Earth. Nature Conservancy | Protecting Nature, Preserving Life. Marine garbage patches. Encyclopedia of Earth. Environmental Leader · Green Business, Sustainable Business, and Green Strategy News for Corporate Sustainability Executives.

Green-builder-mag-com-pyramid.jpg. ClimObs. Sur le blog 5e rapport du GIEC : impacts, adaptation et vulnaribilité : le deuxième groupe de travail du GIEC vient de publier sa contribution au 5e rapport du GIEC : impacts, adaptation et vulnérabilité. 2014 : une année froide en France, mais la 4e année la plus chaude sur la Terre.

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The gateway to environmental law. Portal:Environment. Deforestation in Tierras Bajas, Bolivia.

Portal:Environment

Deforestation is the conversion of forested areas to non-forest land use such as arable land, pasture, urban use, logged area, or wasteland. Generally, the removal or destruction of significant areas of forest cover has resulted in a degraded environment with reduced biodiversity. The Wildlife Trusts partnership, or simply The Wildlife Trusts, is a partnership of 47 local wildlife trusts in the United Kingdom plus the Isle of Man and Alderney.

Deep ecology

Social ecology. Savoryinstitute.com | Healing the Grasslands, Rangelands and Savannas of the World. Holistic management. Holistic management (from ὅλος holos , a Greek word meaning all , whole , entire , total + From Old French manege “the handling or training of a horse, horsemanship, riding, maneuvers, proceedings”, probably from Old Italian maneggiare “to handle, manage, touch, treat”, from mano, from Latin manus “the hand”) describes a systems thinking approach to managing resources.

Holistic management

Holistic management was originally developed by Allan Savory for grazing management , [ 1 ] but is now being adapted for use in managing other systems with complex social, ecological and economic factors. In 2010 the Africa Centre for Holistic Management in Zimbabwe, Operation Hope (a " proof of concept " project using holistic management) was named the winner of the 2010 Buckminster Fuller Challenge as a comprehensive, anticipatory, design approach to radically advance human well being and the health of our planet's ecosystems. [ 2 ] [ 3 ] [ 4 ]

Main Page. Open Source Ecology. Stabilization-wedges.jpg (Image JPEG, 1116x1097 pixels) - Redimensionnée (72%) OARE | Online Access to Research in the Environment. Écologie Fr. Eco Orgs. Solutions écologiques partagées, collaboration, wiki: l'encyclopédie Ekopedia.org |

Climate Reality. Glossary of ecology. Wind Power Without the Blades: Big Pics. Global Warming, Peak Oil, Resource Depletion, and Sustainable Living. Evolver.net | IT'S OUR WORLD TO CHANGE. Environment & Climate Change news & features plus green living advice. SoL Sustainability Consortium. Brighter Planet's 350 Challenge. Climate Change 2.0 - Drawing on the intelligence of a knowledge-based universe to address the climate change crisis. World Resources Report | Global Warming, Climate Change, Ecosystems, Sustainable Markets, Good Governance & the Environment. Stabilization wedges :: Sustainable development and much more.

According to Climate Progress : ” In 2004, Princeton Profs Socolow and Pacala published a paper in Science, “Stabilization Wedges: Solving the Climate Problem for the Next 50 Years with Current Technologies.” ” (…) I spoke to Socolow today at length, and he stands behind every word of that — including the carefully-worded title.

Stabilization wedges :: Sustainable development and much more

Indeed, if Socolow were king, he told me, he’d start deploying some 8 wedges immediately. Agroecology in Action. Bhutan To Be First Country to Go 100% Organic. If there was ever a nation that could see the purpose behind organic, sustainable farming, it would be a nation that is composed mostly of farmers.

Bhutan To Be First Country to Go 100% Organic

Such a place does exist, and it soon may be the first nation to go 100% organic, paving the way for others to do the same on a global scale. The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan is known for a high level of citizen happiness, but it is doing something even more noteworthy in the near future. Food waste - Lovefoodhatewaste.com - Tips and recipes to reduce food waste - Love Food Hate Waste. Eco Sustainable Planet Carbon Capture & Storage Cycle | Soil Carbon Sequestration | Algae Sequestration | Anthropeginic Sequestration | WAPSEC AGES ALLIANCE Australia Germany Eco Sustainable Alliance.

RealClimate. List of environmental issues. Liste rouge mondiale 2011 : un autre pas vers le baromètre de la vie. Rendue publique le 10 novembre 2011, la dernière mise à jour de la Liste rouge de l’UICN des espèces menacées illustre les efforts entrepris par l’UICN (Union internationale pour la conservation de la nature) et par ses partenaires pour accroître le nombre et la diversité des espèces évaluées, en améliorant la qualité des informations afin de dresser un meilleur tableau de l’état de la biodiversité.

Liste rouge mondiale 2011 : un autre pas vers le baromètre de la vie

Avec plus de 61 900 espèces étudiées à ce jour, un autre pas de géant a été franchi pour faire de la Liste rouge un véritable « Baromètre de la Vie », que d’éminents experts appelaient de leurs vœux dans le magazine Science de 2010. Rhinocéros blanc du Sud © Richard Emslie. Wastewater Pollution in China. Wastewater Pollution in China by Kris Min.

Wastewater Pollution in China

Earthjustice: Environmental Law: Because the Earth Needs a Good Lawyer | Earthjustice. Thermal Depolymerization. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Toxic Pollution. Sodium Fluoride. 2013-01-15-waterfluoridationfacts.jpg (800×1218) Union of Concerned Scientists: Cartoon April 2011. Resilience Alliance. May 4-8, 2014 Montpellier, FR The Science and Practice of Ecology and Society Award The Science and Practice of Ecology & Society Award is given annually to the individual or organization that is the most effective in bringing transdisciplinary science of the interactions of ecology and society into practice.

Resilience Alliance

The winner of this year's award is Stephen Uzzo. Read Stephen's article "Puntacana Ecological Foundation and the Scaling of Sustainable Tourism Development" at E&S and learn more about the annual award. The winners of the First Edition of the Elinor Ostrom Award on Collective Governance of the Commons have been announced at the XIV International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC) Global Conference.

Ecotrust. GEO Data Portal - The Environmental Database (search | map | graph | download) Paul hawken. Computing for Sustainability. David Suzuki Foundation | Solutions are in our nature. Food & Water Watch. 1-800-Recycling - Find Recycling Center Locations. Recycling Around the World - Alan Taylor - In Focus. November 15 is America Recycles Day, an annual event launched in 1997 by the National Recycling Coalition.

Recycling Around the World - Alan Taylor - In Focus

The need to reuse and recycle raw materials has never been as urgent as it is today. The human race has reached a worldwide population of 7 billion, and America is responsible for consuming a disproportionate share of the planet's resources. In many parts of the world, recycling is done by necessity. Organic Consumers Association: Millions Against Monsanto Campaign.

President Obama knows that agribusiness cannot be trusted with the regulatory powers of government.

Organic Consumers Association: Millions Against Monsanto Campaign

On the campaign trail in 2007, he promised: We'll tell ConAgra that it's not the Department of Agribusiness. It's the Department of Agriculture. We're going to put the people's interests ahead of the special interests. Natural health news. Discovery of Bt insecticide in human blood proves GMO toxin a threat to human health, study finds. (NaturalNews) The biotechnology industry's house of cards appears to be crumbling, as a new study out of the University of Sherbrooke, Canada, recently found Bt toxin, a component of certain genetically-modified (GM) crops, in human blood samples for the first time. Set to be published in the peer-reviewed journal Reproductive Toxicology the new study shreds the false notion that Bt is broken down by the digestive system, and instead shows that the toxin definitively persists in the bloodstream.

Industry mouthpieces have long alleged that Bt toxin, which is derived from a soil bacterium known as Bacillus thuringiensis, is harmless to humans.