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18. Oktober 2014

Another Toxic Mine Spill Is Reported in Mexico

Authorities assess the extent of the spill. (Photo: teleSUR) from Telesur A retention dam breaks in a gold and silver mine in Mexico’s northern state of Sinaloa, causing nearly 11,000 tons of toxic material...read more »

18. Oktober 2014

Bloodthirsty Hunters Slaughter Dozens of Wolves in Opening Days of Wisconsin Hunting Season

from Wolf Patrol 28 wolves have been killed by rifle or leg-hold trap since Wisconsin’s recreational wolf hunting season began just three days ago. Wolf Patrol volunteers are currently in the field documenting this...read more »

18. Oktober 2014
Source: Robin Wood

Demo gegen Atommüll und Vattenfalls rostige Fässer

In Glückstadt demonstrierten am heutigen Tag rund 60 Menschen gegen die Atomkraft im Rahmen der Kampagne „Atomüll ALARM Tatorte Deutschland. Anlass der Demonstration waren die rostigen Atommüllfässer im stillgelegten AKW Brünsbüttel. Selbst bei einem...read more »

18. Oktober 2014

Inaugural meeting of Latin American stakeholders to develop equitable forestry management practices

Quito, Ecuador, October 2014—As a part of an EC-funded South America timber project, TRAFFIC and partners hosted a forum on “Governance, Legality Verification Systems, and Competitiveness in the Latin American Forest Sector”, in Quito,...read more »

18. Oktober 2014

Anarchy, Geography, and Modernity: A Glimpse into the Depth of Anarchism

by Sasha / Earth First! Newswire A new edition of Elisée Reclus’s works, Anarchy, Geography, Modernity, edited by the illustrious duo of John Clark and Camille Martin, provides a captivating introduction to the great...read more »

17. Oktober 2014

A Word About FBI Harassment from the CLDC

from Civil Liberties Defense Center The CLDC has recently heard that the FBI has been out harassing activists and their parents by conducting knock and talks at parents’ homes and workplaces. This reminds us...read more »

17. Oktober 2014

Brazil Bioenergy Bonanza: New Biofuel Refinery in the Works, Areva To Build 150-MW Biomass Plant

Vanessa Dezem and Gerson Freitas Jr / Renewable Energy World Brazil lubricates itself for the cellulosic fuel market. (Photo Credit: Unica) Sao Paolo, Brazil — Brazil, known as a leader in the bioenergy scene,...read more »

17. Oktober 2014

Hambach: Trees with Platforms Felled

from Hambach Forest The daily madness continues. This morning activists from the tree ocupation “Grubenblick“ reported about an unpleasent visit beneath their platforms: RWE, Kötters Security and the Police with a cherrypicker. The occupation...read more »

17. Oktober 2014

Manitoba Hydro Evicted from Northern Dam Station by Protesters

from Warrior Publications Members of Pimicikamak First Nation gather around fire during occupation of Manitoba Hydro Jenpeg station. Protesters have forced employees of Manitoba Hydro out of the Jenpeg generating station in northern Manitoba....read more »

17. Oktober 2014

Pipeline Ruptures Crude in NW Louisiana

by Bob Evans / Longview News-Journal Cleanup crews had recovered 1,400 barrels of crude oil by midday Thursday from a 4,000-barrel spill south of Caddo Lake in Louisiana on Monday (10/13/2014), state agencies reported....read more »

17. Oktober 2014
Source: Blog

6 myths busted about Kuzya the tiger traveling in China

J.C. Bouvier Fri, 10/17/2014 read moreread more »

17. Oktober 2014

Oceana Magazine, Dr. Pauly Column: How Do We Know How Many Fish There Are in The Sea?

School of damselfishes (Chromis chromis) off Spain. (Photo: Oceana / Carlos Suárez) To set sustainable fishing quotas, fisheries scientists must first understand how big populations are so that species can continue to reproduce and...read more »