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Living with Environmental Change III

Another update on our currently running module “Living with Environmental Change” and another host of excellent guest speakers. At St. Lukes, we had the pleasure to hear Dr. 594 more words

Cool Science

spOIL (video)- great bear rainforest threatened by tar sands extraction

The International League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP) has teamed up with Pacific WILD, the Gitga’at First Nation of British Columbia, LightHawk, TidesCanada, Save our Seas Foundation, Sierra Club BC, and the Dogwood initiative to carry out a Rapid Assessment Visual Expedition (RAVE) in the Great Bear Rainforest of British Columbia. 338 more words


Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline plan

Score one for Mother Nature.

On Friday, November 6, President Barack Obama announced that he withdrew support for the Keystone XL pipeline plan. With Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. 403 more words

Current Events

The significance of the Keystone XL victory

Because the Keystone XL pipeline is an American issue, we haven’t heard much about it here in the UK, and certainly haven’t had the opportunity to join in the protests in the same way. 462 more words

Climate Change

Long Battle Fought for Keystone XL Rejection

By John Zangas

Environmentalists celebrated a major victory over Big Oil on Friday night at the White House after President Obama officially announced he would not approve the Northern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline. 963 more words


Women for Climate Justice Celebrate KXL Victory & Look To The Future

For Immediate Release

Media Contact: Emily Arasim, emily@wecaninternational.org, +1 (505) 920-0153

SAN FRANCISCO (Nov. 9, 2015) – Last week US President Obama rejected the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline once and for all. 242 more words

Climate Justice & Solutions