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Monthly Archives: December 2018

Exploring the Ecosystem of the U.S.- Mexico Border By Margaret Wilder – Scientific American – December 6, 2018 The wetlands are springing back to life in the Colorado River delta located mostly in Mexico just at the border with the … Continue reading

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Cutting the Salt in Winter Road Maintenance By Jeremy Hinsdale – State of the Planet – December 13, 2018 Entire floors of the Port Authority bus terminal on lock down for crowd control. Kids with special needs trapped on school … Continue reading

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Climate Change is No Longer a Future Problem By Shahir Masri – The Hill – December 3, 2018 For years, climate change has been discussed in the context of tomorrow — a problem for future generations — with specific impacts … Continue reading

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Looking to Nature: Mobilizing Constructed Wetlands for Resource Recovery By Paxia Ksatryo and Tamara Avellán – SDG – November 29, 20218 With 80% of wastewater being released untreated into the environment and 892 million people still practicing open defecation, our communities and … Continue reading

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Ending Harmful Fisheries Subsidies Could Reverse Decline in Fish Stocks By Isabel Jarrett – The PEW Charitable Trust – November 19, 2018 Healthy fisheries are critical to a healthy ocean but today many fish stocks are in decline due to … Continue reading

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Plastic is Now Part of the Planet’s Fabric—a Scientist and Archaeologist Discuss What Happens Next By Sharon George and Matt Edgeworth – The Conversation – November 27, 20218 – Videos Plastics are ingrained in our everyday lives. Since 1950, it’s estimated … Continue reading

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