Sea Turtle Success Story!

Jaelynn Hart / Staff Writer It’s not very often that humanity gets to pat itself on the back for having a positive effect on the environment, but scientists are labeling sea turtles as a “global conservation success story” as the population numbers rise away from the brink of extinction. Because of the many dangers causing the decline in […]

via Swimming Out of Endangered — The Last Word Magazine

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CURRENT THREATS TO OUR OCEANS!

I don’t know where to start. I really don’t “text mining” oy ~ctm From Eurekalert Public Release: 3-Aug-2017 A new method of surveying published research, which has highlighted current issues faced by the marine environment, hopes to place scientific knowledge at the heart of policy agendas Frontiers Share Print E-Mail Covering two-thirds of our planet, […]

via Current threats to our oceans are revealed — Watts Up With That?

100 Million Crabs!

This video says about itself: One Hundred Million Crabs – The Trials of Life – BBC Earth 16 October 2017 On Christmas Island, red crabs migrate en masse. Related articles Mysterious dancing yeti crabs and spitting dolphins found by BBC filmmakers shooting Blue Planet II Blue whale surfaces unexpectedly, video A mammoth undertaking

via A hundred million crabs migrating — Dear Kitty. Some blog

Big Hole In Antarctic Ice!

Thanks to its usefulness as an indicator of how badly humans are messing up the Earth with global warming, scientists like to keep a pretty close eye on the ice in Antarctica. Now, a massive hole the size of Lake Superior has appeared many miles inland from where the ice meets the ocean, and scientists […]

via A massive hole just opened up in Antarctica’s ice and scientists can’t explain it — Iowa Climate Science Education

Climate Change Equals Warmer Seas, Greater Losses!

From the UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT and the “data to date says otherwise, so why trust a model” department (see after the article) Warming seas could lead to 70 percent increase in hurricane-related financial loss If oceans warm at a rate predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the United Nation-sponsored group that assesses climate change […]

via Claim: warmer oceans will boost hurricane losses 70% — Iowa Climate Science Education

World Environment Concern

Environmental groups denounce Trump override of climate plan MICHAEL BIESECKER and ADAM BEAM , Associated Press•October 9, 2017 HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — A coalition of left-leaning states and environmental groups are vowing to fight the Trump administration’s move to kill an Obama-era effort to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants. Speaking Monday in the […]

via Almost Everyone on Planet Earth (Outside North Korea) Condemn Trump Override of USA Climate Plan — Eslkevin’s Blog