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A young panda scaling a tree in China. Photograph entered in the 2008 Green Olympic Photo Contest. ©Yong Yange A First for China The country's first land trust reserve is launched in 2013, protecting important species like the panda. Go Now
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Environmental Leader · Green Business, Sustainable Business, and Green Strategy News for Corporate Sustainability ExecutivesDo Toxic Chemicals Lurk in Your Lipstick? A searchable website that allows the public to see which cosmetic products have been reported to contain toxic chemicals known ... Read more »
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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Portal:Environment Deforestation in Tierras Bajas, Bolivia. 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.
Events See Allan Savory and the SI team's upcoming global speaking engagements in addition to Savory Institute sponsored presentations. Also be sure to join us at our 2014 annual international conference in London. See Upcoming Events Healing the Land
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 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 ]
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Glossary of ecology
The future of nuclear power now hangs on a single decision by President Obama---and us. His Office of Management and Budget could cave to the unsustainable demands of reactor builders who cannot handle the standard terms of a loan agreement. Or he could defend basic financial procedures and stand up for the future of the American economy. Global Warming, Peak Oil, Resource Depletion, and Sustainable Living
Toshiba, the 60% owner of NuGen, has announced it will build 3 AP1000 reactors at Moorside, England - much faster and cheaper than Hinkley C. But the whole proposition, writes David Toke, is seriously implausible. Read More... End Ecocide has just days left in which to gather 1 million signatures from across Europe.
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Brighter Planet's 350 Challenge What is Brighter Planet’s 350 Challenge, exactly? The 350 Challenge is a small way to show your support to fight climate change. The more bloggers that get our badge, the better. Thousands of readers will know that the climate movement is spreading far beyond the typical “environmental” realm and into the norm. Who is Brighter Planet?
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. Indeed, if Socolow were king, he told me, he’d start deploying some 8 wedges immediately.
Agroecology in Action
Eco Sustainable Planet Carbon Capture & Storage Cycle | Soil Carbon Sequestration | Algae Sequestration | Anthropeginic Sequestration | WAPSEC AGES ALLIANCE Australia Germany Eco Sustainable Alliance
Liste rouge mondiale 2011 : un autre pas vers le baromètre de la vie
Wastewater Pollution in China
Union of Concerned Scientists: Cartoon April 2011
Computing for Sustainability
1-800-Recycling - Find Recycling Center Locations
Recycling Around the World - Alan Taylor - In Focus
Organic Consumers Association: Millions Against Monsanto Campaign
Discovery of Bt insecticide in human blood proves GMO toxin a threat to human health, study finds