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How a Post-it War is Helping Real War Heroes.

Elephant Journal

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"Shattering Myths to Help the Climate"

Environmental Economics

If the United States and Europe each adopted a steep carbon tax, they could elicit broader cooperation through heavy tariffs on goods produced in countries that failed to do likewise. Robert Frank: Why aren’t we demanding more forceful [climate] action? But uncertainty cuts two ways. Myth 3: A carbon tax would destroy jobs.

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Austerity bites hard in Europe

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In many member states of European Union (and Euro) land austerity measures are biting and are hitting the poorest hardest.

Waterfowl of North America, Europe & Asia: An Identification Guide

10,000 Birds

Published by Princeton University Press in early 2016, Waterfowl of North America, Europe, and Asia (I’m going to use this shortened title for the rest of the review), covers 83 species of Anseriformes–ducks, geese, and swans–of, yes, Europe, Asia and North America. Plate 37, Eurasian, Green-winged, and Baikal Teal.

The Kerkini Lake, Greece: Dipped One, Got One

10,000 Birds

So, I wrote to my friend Giorgos Spiridakis, a bird guide living by Kerkini Lake , further east, if he could help me with this elusive woodpecker.

Only for Dogs and Birders – Kalamas Delta, Greece

10,000 Birds

This species is still uncommon in the Balkans and despite the recent spread, Kalamas is the most reliable site for it in Greece (and this made my only second ever observation of them in Europe). But I couldn’t help asking myself: what would I see if only I had come here earlier in the morning? Trips Car birding Europe Greece wetlands

Ecological unequal exchange is helping Europe maintain its leading role, greenhouse gases and overconsumption

Green Blog

The rich nations are maintaining this unequal world system with the help from political and market-based ways. Hornborg, A., McNeill & J.

Freeze-birding down the Danube

10,000 Birds

Still, there is a group of British birders helping us with the International Waterbird Count at that bank. Birding Europe geese Serbia wetlandsAt the snowy Danube riverbank, we are waiting for geese to come to their roost inside the mostly submerged island. It is a January afternoon and several degrees below freezing. Yeah, right.

Sarolta Bán Wants to ‘Help Dogs with Images’

Eccorazzi

Self-taught, Budapest, Hungry-based photographer, Sarolta Bán is best known for her stunningly surreal landscapes, which have been displayed in galleries all across Europe. Recently, she has embarked on a new Read More The post Sarolta Bán Wants to ‘Help Dogs with Images’ appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Gaza Seawater Desalination Plant Backed By Europe

Green Prophet

Funding and technical support has been offered by Europe to help build a desalination plant in Gaza – but is desalination a wise choice?

Can Drones Help Monitor Vultures on Mongolia’s Eastern Steppe?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Checking up on the world’s largest vulture isn’t easy — they inhabit rugged mountains in one of the most remote areas of the world. Related Articles.

Green tourism in Greece today: back to the future

Green Traveler Guides

It is she who helps me understand the realities of […] Green tourism in Greece today: back to the future is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Sustainable Ocean Development is Possible: Q&A with Maria Damanaki

Conservancy Talk

Europe was too small for it. Healthy oceans, development and economic growth can coexist. Tercek: What led you to marine conservation?

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Israel To Help India Clean Up The Ganges River

Green Prophet

At the end of April, Israeli news site Ynet reported that Israel would be sending engineers, researchers and representatives from water technologies companies to help India clean up the notoriously-polluted Ganges River. Young Israeli tourists are so common in India that in certain regions, restaurants hang signs and write menus in Hebrew.

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Turkish Seed Developer Helps European Farmers Adjust To Warming Temperatures

Green Prophet

It’s affecting the atmospheric conditions of Europe, increasing the frequency of intensely cold winters and hot summers throughout the continent.

The Summer Solstice Safari

10,000 Birds

Sweating profoundly, I am tying a bandana underneath my binocular neck-strap and it barely helps. Birding Europe Serbia wetlands It is mid-day of the mid-summer day in the Balkans. And it is hot. We are closely followed by a cloud of dust and every time we brake for some bird, that cloud maliciously overtakes and envelops us.

Largest Palestinian Hospital to Get Wind Power from Europe

Green Prophet

But installing the wind turbine is just the first step in a wider plan to help build resilience in the Palestinian territories. No more diesel.

Welcome to the Blue Heart of Europe

Conservancy Talk

As journalist Arthur Nelsen said, “More is known about rivers in the Amazon than Europe’s last wild waterways in the Balkans.”

Birding the Cyclades: My my, how can I resist you?

10,000 Birds

Above us is a hill slope with some rocky outcrops, overgrown in low shrubs, plus electric lines, always helpful when one wants to spot some passerines. Trips Europe Greece seabirds I am half-awake, but keep my eyes closed. Still, we are sailing out of the marina soon and I should have some coffee before that. diomedea ).

Natural & Organic Products Europe 2016 marks best ever show with 10% increase in attendees

Green (Living) Review

Natural & Organic Products Europe has all the variety and diversity that our team is looking for, all in one place. she says.

What Does the Brexit Vote Mean for Conservation in Europe?

Conservancy Talk

And so the recent Brexit vote has serious consequences for conservation, in both the UK, Europe, and beyond. Opinion EuropeOr it did.

Water and Climate Change

Conservancy Talk

We can harness the power of Paris—notably the impetus it gives to climate change adaptation—to help tackle a related challenge: the water crisis.

The Reason Safety Pins are Going Viral.

Elephant Journal

“I have an idea similar to #ridewithme to help protect those being abused as a result of Brexit Referendum but I need your help.”.

China helped wind power climb to new record levels in 2011

Green Blog

China’s ambitious Wind Base program will help ensure a widening lead for some years to come. For more data see earth-policy.org. The U.S.

Top 4 Reasons the US Still Doesn't Have a Single Offshore Wind.

Mother Jones

In Europe, these go hand-in-hand: Governments auction off sites with the contract thrown in. But we need your help. Skip to Navigation.

Catalonian Spring

10,000 Birds

The sky is grey, the wind cold and I put my fleece on – which doesn’t help much if you drive with widows down, trying to hear birds. Trips Catalonia Europe Spain We look forward to many more missives from Dragan. Llobregat Delta. The road follows the riverbank overgrown with reeds. Sardinian Warbler by Szabolcs Kokay.

White-throated Dipper in Switzerland

10,000 Birds

Of course, a speedlite can help fill the shadows, but I always prefer natural light first. Therefore How did I take these pictures? The

Butterflies or business - Europe can have both!

Green (Living) Review

These mounting demands on natural capital are exerting increased pressure to ecosystems, economies and social cohesion in Europe and elsewhere.

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I’m in: Dragon’s Den star Deborah Meaden joins Natural & Organic Products Europe’s seminar line-up for 2016

Green (Living) Review

Natural & Organic Products Europe is the perfect show for Ocado. For full timings and session details, please visit www.naturalproducts.co.uk/theatre/natural-beauty-theatre.

Gardens are helping North Carolina Cherokee build better, healthier families

Green (Living) Review

believe that we can all learn from the experience of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and take a leaf out of their book for all of us wherever we happen to live, whether in the USA or in Europe or elsewhere. And during that time, their tribal culture has centered on the Earth, especially agriculture. And so they did. It started small.

Tracks and Signs of the Animals and Birds of Britain and Europe by Lars-Henrik Olsen

10,000 Birds

For Europe, only very few books exist that cover the topic at all. So here it is, the review of Tracks and Signs of the Animals and Birds of Britain and Europe by Lars-Henrik Olsen. Was this going to be just another British-centred book of little use to the rest of Europe? Reviews Europe Mammals Yes, it is that good. _.

Nature’s Code: Seeing The Forest Through The Trees

Conservancy Talk

Conservancy Talk: The Nature Conservancy has helped preserve forests all around the world. On a trail called Sörmlandsleden. My body craved it.

Terra Nex to Help Oman Build its own Solar Supply Chain

Green Prophet

Astonfield Renewable Resources to Help Oman Tap 200 MW of  Solar.). Fossil-fueled til 2004, Oman is now making bold moves into solar.

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Finnair to make longest commercial biofuel flight

Green Traveler Guides

Airlines Amsterdam Europe Finland Helsinki Netherlands News aviation biofuel Finnair| Green Travel News |. You might also like.

Overseas aid or help those in need at home?

Green (Living) Review

But, says our government, we need to spend money overseas to help others as it helps our country. On top of that does anyone believe that if Britain would be in a similar trouble anyone else would come and help us. With needy people at home any money should go, initially, to help them and not some people abroad. disagree.

UK should and could be leading Europe on wind power

Green (Living) Review

The UK has the best wind resource in Europe, both on and offshore, but has yet to tap into its full potential, said Ms McCaffrey.

Biting the bullet or jumping the shark? A potential Baikal Wagtail in Germany

10,000 Birds

Now, if you quickly call to mind the pattern of Asian species reaching Europe as vagrants, you will remember that most are from Siberia. Any other region, even central Asia, scarcely provides us with vagrants here in Europe. If I am correct, this would apparently constitute a first record for the Western Palearctic. Why is that so?

Shiply: Providing Europe Cheaper, More Eco-Efficient Delivery

Green Living Ideas

Shiply has provided Europe with a greener shipping option since 2008. Map of Europe. Shiply. How Does it Work? It’s that simple.

Voluntourism: how to combine luxury and labor

Green Traveler Guides

It’s gotten Hollywood trendy to lend a helping hand. Thumbs up to that, we say. Why not combine luxury and labor—and feel great about both?

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Greenpeace shows the Dark Side of Volkswagen

Green Blog

As the biggest car company in Europe, with the biggest responsibility, VW must change and support strong standards from now on.&#.