Oh God of all, at this time of our gradual awakening to the dangers we are imposing on our beautiful Earth, open the hearts and minds of all your children, that we may learn to nurture rather than destroy our planet. 899 more words
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The Bakken shale oilfield is single-handedly responsible for most of a mysterious global rise in atmospheric ethane—a pollutant that can harm human health and heat the atmosphere further—peer-reviewed research published last week reveals.The Bakken, which stretches from North Dakota and Montana into Canada, has made headlines over the past decade for its sudden drilling boom (and an equally sudden job market bust as oil prices have plunged over the past year). 13 more words
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“Waste from the oil and gas industry is very often toxic and should be treated that way,” Amy Mall, senior policy analyst at the Natural Resources Defense Council, said.
Fires in Alaska last year & the Canadian inferno are feedback loops unspooling in full force / Letter to Whatcom County Council, Mike Sennett
May 5, 2016 Mike Sennett
Have the elected representatives of the Whatcom County Council witnessed the current conflagration in Canada? The firestorms in Alberta fueled by the tinder of boreal forest have forced the evacuation of 80,000 people and may consume the city they have fled. 266 more words
Hands across the Land is coming to your Beach or City
May 21 at noonSee website: http://www.handsacrossthesand.com/hands-across-the-land/
Hands Across the Sand / Land, founded in 2010, has grown into an international movement. 357 more words
Fracking company INEOS are holding a presentation for representatives from Parish and Town Council’s across the region in which they hold licences.
The presentation, which is by invitation only, will be held on Monday 9th May Speedwell Rooms, Inkersall Road, Chesterfield S43 3JL. 156 more words