Sign in with Facebook
  • Facebook Page: 128172154133
  • Twitter: EarthProtect1

Recent blog posts

Posted by on in Animals
Shared from the 9/24/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Sam Tabachnik
The Denver Post As wildfires roared from California to Colorado and a historic cold snap rushed through the Rocky Mountain region this month, a strange thing started happening: Huge numbers of migratory birds began dropping dead. ...
Continue reading
Hits: 35 0 Comments
Posted by on in General Environment
Shared from the 9/24/2020 The Denver Post eEdition DEREGULATION CHALLENGES By Lisa Friedman and John Schwartz
© The New York Times Co WASHINGTON» Shared from the 9/24/2020 The Denver Post eEdition DEREGULATION CHALLENGES By Lisa Friedman and John Schwart© The New York Times Co. WA...
Continue reading
Hits: 45 0 Comments

Posted by on in Climate Change
Shared from the 9/24/2020 The Denver Post eEditionBy Brad Plumer and Jill Cowan   © The New York Times Co. California plans to ban the sale of new gasoline-powered cars statewide by 2035, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday, in a sweeping move aimed at accelerating the state’s efforts to combat...
Continue reading
Hits: 40 0 Comments

Posted by on in Climate Change
Shared from the 9/23/2020 The Denver Post eEdition UNITED NATIONS»Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country will aim to stop adding to the global warming problem by 2060.Xi’s announcement during a speech Tuesday to the U.N. General Assembly is a significant step for the world’s biggest emitter ...
Continue reading
Hits: 90 0 Comments

Posted by on in Green Products/Services
shared from the 9/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Joseph PisaniThe Associated Press Lego said Tuesday that it will stop using plastic bags inside its boxed sets and replace them with paper ones. The Danish toymaker said it will start making the switch next year and expects plastic bags to...
Continue reading
Hits: 72 0 Comments

Posted by on in Clean Water
Shared from the 9/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition PFAS have been used in fast-food wrappers and in foam to fight fuel fires at airports. The harmful chemicals have been found in waterways and people in Colorado. Now the state is making it a priority to measure the levels of them and contain them.&...
Continue reading
Hits: 60 0 Comments

Posted by on in Water Conservation
Shared from the 9/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition LESS RUNOFF GOING INTO LAKE POWELL AND LAKE MEAD By Sam Metz
The Associated Press/Report for America John Locher, The Associated Pres CARSON CITY, NEV.» There’s a chance water levels in the two largest man-made reservoirs in the United ...
Continue reading
Hits: 69 0 Comments
Posted by on in Climate Change
by Laurie Goering | @lauriegoering | Thomson Reuters Foundation Friday, 18 September 2020 17:40 GMT As climate impacts surge, Fridays for Future youth activists aim to resume virus-smart mass protest By Laurie GoeringLONDON, Sept 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Leaders of a youth climate strike ...
Continue reading
Hits: 80 0 Comments
Posted by on in Fossil Fuels
Shared from the 9/22/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Clifford Krauss
© The New York Times Co. HOUSTON»As oil prices plunge and concerns about climate change grow, BP, Royal Dutch Shell and other European energy companies are selling off oil fields, planning a sharp reduction in emissions and inve...
Continue reading
Hits: 83 0 Comments
Posted by on in Earth Violators
The Trump administration has acted to repeal or weaken at least 100 environmental regulations over the past four years, including a number of Obama-era climate policies that Mr. Trump has said stifle businesses. The rollbacks include: Fuel-economy standards: The Trump administration ...
Continue reading
Hits: 83 0 Comments

Posted by on in Earth Violators
Shared from the 9/15/2020 The Denver Post eEdition   Colorado has joined a coalition of states and cities in a lawsuit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s rolling back of a federal rule intended to limit emissions of methane and other pollutants from new oil and gas operations. ...
Continue reading
Hits: 93 0 Comments
Posted by on in MyBlog
Shared from the 9/15/2020 The Denver Post eEdition Trump spurs science on wildfires, climate By Jonathan Lemire, Aamer Madhani, Will Weissert and Ellen Knickmeyer The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, CALIF.» With the smell of California wildfires in the air, President Donald Trump on Mon...
Continue reading
Hits: 155 0 Comments
Posted by on in Climate Change
CLIMATE CHANGE Shared from the 9/15/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Hiroko Tabuchi © The New York Times Co. Last summer, oil and gas-industry groups were lobbying to overturn federal rules on leaks of natural gas, a major contributor to climate change. Their message: The companies h...
Continue reading
Hits: 126 0 Comments
Posted by on in Air Quality
Shared from the 9/17/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Farhad Manjoo 
© The New York Times Co. Among the few remaining advantages that Americans can claim over other countries is the relative cleanliness of our air. Air pollution is a leading risk factor for early death; it is linked to an...
Continue reading
Hits: 113 0 Comments
Posted by on in Ocean/Seas/Coastlines
With 82% of fish being removed faster than they can repopulate and climate change and acidification reducing the oceans' ability to absorb carbon, a crucial planetary life support system is in crisis. In the September issue of The Ethical Corporation magazine, we do a deep dive into oceans, and asse...
Continue reading
Hits: 84 0 Comments
Posted by on in Wildlife Conservation
Shared from the 9/16/2020 The Denver Post eEdition  A decade-long global effort to save Earth’s disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, with fragile habitats such as coral reefs and tropical forests in more trouble than ever, researchers said in a report Tuesday. In...
Continue reading
Hits: 80 0 Comments
Posted by on in Fossil Fuels
AUGUST 19, 2020 | 1:30 PM From its extraction and production to its management as a waste product, plastic generates planet-warming emissions at every step of its lifecycle. KEY TAKEAWAYS:
 If plastic use were a country, it’d be the fifth largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world. Extract...
Continue reading
Hits: 123 0 Comments

Posted by on in Wildlife Conservation
Shared from the 9/11/2020 The Denver Post eEdition KILLINGS OVER BORDER IN WYOMING  Bruce Finley
The Denver Post With Colorado voters set to decide whether to order a re-introduction of wolves, wildlife officials using cameras and “howl surveys” say they’ve regularly detected multiple wolves ...
Continue reading
Hits: 90 0 Comments

Posted by on in Wildlife Conservation
Shared from the 9/6/2020 The Denver Post eEdition ALLEGED INTERNATIONAL WILDLIFE, DRUG TRAFFICKERS By Aimee Ortiz
© The New York Times Co. Shark fin soup, considered a delicacy in some countries, has long fueled demand for illegally harvested fins. But federal authorities in Georgia announced...
Continue reading
Hits: 90 0 Comments
Posted by on in Climate Change
Shared from the 9/10/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Seth Borenstein
The Associated Press A record amount of California is burning, spurred by a nearly 20-year mega-drought. To the north, parts of Oregon that don’t usually catch fire are in flames. Meanwhile, the Atlantic’s 16th and 17th nam...
Continue reading
Hits: 159 0 Comments
© Earth Protect