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Voices for Biodiversity Funding New Articles for #GivingTuesday

10,000 Birds

To that end, they have launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund ten, full-length, multi-media articles from across the globe (in a style similar to this ). Hi all!

Q&A with Andy Revkin: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek: You wrote your first long article on climate change a quarter century ago. Revkin has also written three book chapters on communication and the environment and speaks to varied audiences around the world about the power of the Web to foster progress on a finite planet.

Q&A with Paul Sabin: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek: Your book suggests that past debates about the environment could get pretty nasty. Paul’s essays, scholarly articles, and other public interviews can be found online at [link].

Leather and the environment

Green Living Tips

I'm partial to leather workboots for their sturdiness - in fact, I like a lot of leather products; but aside from humanitarian issues, what effect do our leather purchases have on the environment? Learn more in this article

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Sustainable Hydropower: Are Small Dams Really Better for the Environment?

Nature Conservancy - Science

When it comes to hydropower, Schumacher’s aphorism is often interpreted literally and taken as an article of faith. Small hydropower dams (often defined as below 30 MW) are frequently presumed to be low impact. However, this dam, Veazie, on the Penobscot River, had a capacity of 8.4

Earth friendly air freshener tips

Green Living Tips

But in fooling my nose, I was also poisoning my immediate and wider environment. articles & guides cleaning homeI was an air freshener abuser. There are certainly greener ways to keep nasty smells at bay.

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Japan Nuclear Meltdown Will Seriously Affect World Environment

Green Prophet

Worries about this kind nightmarish scenario happening elsewhere, especially in the Middle East has been expressed in many media sources, including an article in the English version of Egypt’s Al Masry. Checking for radiation in Japan.

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Eating Real Food Can Save The Environment | Green Prophet

Green Prophet

can’t afford to protect the environment – a short-sighted view that will inevitably create a frightening debt to nature. Yes, especially for activists expecting political force to rescue the environment and the peoples of the planet.

What Can Islam Do For The Environment? Lots, Actually…

Green Prophet

What can Islam do for the environment? Here’s an excerpt from an article I wrote for the world’s leading site for international politics students about what Islam can do for the environment.[E]mbracing

Peter Kareiva to Lead UCLA’s Institute of the Environment & Sustainability

Nature Conservancy - Science

Science Peter Kareiva UCLA Institute Environment SustainabilityPeter Karevia. Image credit: Dave Lauridsen.

Yup, vegans are “wreaking havoc on the environment”

Eccorazzi

The two articles may be separated by the Atlantic Ocean, but they have one thing in common: they are both rubbish. Only part of being vegan has anything to do with health and the environment. Guest Essay by Emilia Leese. ————————————————————————. A few weeks ago we were cult members. This week, according to Kyle Smith in the New York Pos t, we are a cross between sanctimonious prisses and villains who are wreaking havoc on the planet.

Are e-Cigarettes better for you and for the environment?

Green Living Ideas

According to the website Planetsave : In 2010, cigarette butts accounted for 38% of the World’s litter, demonstrating just the start of the huge impact that electronic cigarettes have on the environment. Reduce Sponsored Posts e-cigarettes environment health

Tissues And Our Forests

Green Living Tips

What we blow our noses into can impact negatively on the environment. articles & guides family personal careDo the tissues you use contribute to the destruction of old growth forests?

What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schumann Resonance.

The Alien Next Door

Everything in life is vibration —Albert Einstein “All vibrating things in this world have their own, ‘natural’ frequency which they are most comfortable with,” writes Sanjay Aqrawal in an Ezine article entitled “Brain Entrainment and Schumann Resonance”.

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How Genuine Is the Arab World About the Environment?

Green Prophet

More On Masdar City: Reassessing Masdar City Masdar City: Small Hiccups Or Total System Failure NY Times: Masdar City Just A Futuristic Playground For The Rich Image via manojvasanth One Response to “How Genuine Is the Arab World About the Environment?”

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Veganism & the Environment: By the Numbers. {Infographic.

Elephant Journal

Get 10 free articles a week: subscribe free to our Best of the Week newsletter. Veganism & the Environment: By the Numbers. A meat-filled diet does quite a number on the environment. > Write: send article or query. > Want to stay in touch with elephant?

Green Office Week Calls on UK Businesses to Champion the Environment

Green (Living) Review

A OnePoll survey of 1,000 office workers, commissioned as part of Green Office Week, has revealed that over eighty percent of individuals in the UK would like to see the businesses they work for do more for the environment.

Toxic TVs: Is the digital switchover damaging the environment?

Green (Living) Review

Pollution of the environment by toxic waste looks set to rise in the rush to replace analogue sets with their digital-ready counterparts Discarded televisions contain hazardous materials, including mercury and lead, which must be carefully managed to prevent contamination of the ecosystem. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

What Altruism in Animals can Teach Us About Ourselves

The Alien Next Door

See my article on microbiologist Lynn Margulis , who explored a nontraditional paradigm based on cooperation. We have so separated ourselves from our environment that we no longer know how—or, more importantly, are not inclined—to interact with it.

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Leading landscape and environment experts at Bristol University for unique event to share ideas and research

Green (Living) Review

SOME of the UK’s leading experts in ecology, landscaping and the environment will be guest speakers at a ground-breaking one-day workshop at the University of Bristol on July 18. They will be tackling issues including pollinating insects, environment change, sustainable landscapes and low maintenance grasses. For further information see www.urbanpollinators.org Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article.

Privately Run Medicare Plans are Really Expensive | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Environment. 18, 2013 9:20 PM PST Tweet Austin Frakt draws my attention today to a new article about the administrative costs of Medicare. Skip to Navigation. Skip to Content. Mother Jones. Politics. Culture. Photo Essays. Blogs Political MoJo. Kevin Drum. Blue Marble. Tom Philpott.

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The lead article in the March J. of Econ. Lit. is about envirodevonomics (envirodevonomics?)

Environmental Economics

We review the literature on each explanation and discuss how the framework applies to climate change, which is perhaps the most important issue at the intersection of environment and development economics. And here 't'is: Greenstone, Michael, and B. Kelsey Jack. 2015. "Envirodevonomics: "Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for an Emerging Field." " Journal of Economic Literature, 53(1): 5-42. DOI: 10.1257/jel.53.1.5. Abstract.

Israel and Palestine: The Place of Politics In The Mideast’s Environment

Green Prophet

The reader will most probably still believe what they believed when they started reading the article. For more on political issues in the environment in the Mideast see: Israeli Enviro Minister: Please Keep Politics Out of Water!

ENVIRONMENT PROJECTS COMPETING FOR PUBLIC SUPPORT

Green (Living) Review

Seven inspirational environment projects are battling it out to be named the UK’s favourite National Lottery funded environment project. The National Lottery Awards reward and recognise the inspirational work of National Lottery funded projects across all sections of society.

Environment Secretary to give GM speech

Green (Living) Review

Commenting ahead of Environment Secretary Owen Paterson''s expected speech on GM crops on Thursday, June 20, 2013, Friends of the Earth''s Head of Policy, Research and Science Mike Childs said: "The hyperbole on GM crops is akin to Bernie Madoff''s promises to deliver untold riches - there is no evidence they will deliver for farmers or food security.

Murdered because they wanted to protect the environment

Green Blog

The Heartland Institute, part of the anti-science/anti-environment agenda, recently outraged many by putting up ads in which environmental activists were compared with the Unabomber. ” This article was first published in People’s World on May 23, 2011. Environmental activists world wide – including community leaders and journalists – were being killed at a rate of one per week during 2011 alone, reports The Guardian.

Environmental Economics: uFollow

Environmental Economics

Once you create an account you can add authors, sources, and channels to the stream of articles that you receive.

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The AER is 100 years old?

Environmental Economics

It doesn't look a day over 60: In an article that appears in the 100 th anniversary issue of the American Economic Review ( AER ) – “The Problem of the Commons:  Still Unsettled After 100 Years” – I focus on some important, unsettled problems of the commons.

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Top 10 Green Blog articles from 2011

Green Blog

Here's the top 10 articles on Green Blog from 2011. Our second most-read article had a more educational approach and instead tried to explained the term "e-waste" – something the author seems to have succeeded with quite well considering it's position here. The third most-read article on Green Blog highlighted a new Greenpeace campaign against Europe’s biggest car company Volkswagen (VW). Quick Read environment Google greenblog

How Consumers Impact Their Retail Environment

Green Earth Journey

The LOHAS consumer - as first defined by a 2003 National Marketing Institute consumer study - demonstrates tremendous leadership in attitudes toward the environment, society and socially responsible business practices.

Egypt and Morocco’s Equator Prize Winners Preserves Environment through Tradition

Green Prophet

For example, a previous Green Prophet article “ Morocco’s Berbers Had Water Management Sorted “, reveals how water management interventions led by the Word Bank replaced traditional water systems and eventually resulted in even poorer social and environmental outcomes.

Local Action to Protect the Environment across the Kyocera Group

Green (Living) Review

As June 5 marks World Environment Day 2013, Kyocera Group employees around the world are also making community-based efforts to further promote a green society. This event is part of a reforestation program by the city in support of the Philippine Environment Month celebrated in June.

The Changing Environment: Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Green (Living) Review

Destruction, regeneration and the impact of man on the environment are key topics represented in the Conceptual Garden category at this year''s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article.

Solar Energy: Benefit the Environment and Save Money

Hug a Tree with Me

Solar energy: Benefit the environment and save money Solar Power is becoming increasingly popular in today’s environmentally conscious world, especially with all the stories regarding global warming and climate change.

Economics of the Environment (new edition)

Environmental Economics

Rob Stavins: The Sixth Edition of Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings has just been published by W.   Through five previous editions, Economics of the Environment has served as a valuable supplement to environmental economics texts and as a stand-alone book of original readings in the field of environmental economics.  The articles are timely, with more than 90 percent published since 1990, and half since 2005. 

Welsh Environment Minister opens recycled wood shop

Green (Living) Review

Environment Minister, John Griffiths, has helped open a shop in Newport selling goods made from recycled wood. Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

Productivity Stifled by Companies Overlooking the Environment

Green (Living) Review

A staggering 60% of office workers say they are influenced on whether to apply for a job or not by a company’s environmental credentials, meaning companies who don’t take the environment seriously may be missing out on top working talent. Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article.

Today in America TV Announces Eye on the Environment Series

Green (Living) Review

The cable show takes a thorough look at these alarming issues in a new eye on environment series. Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article.

Local MP visits award-winning environment-friendly recycler

Green (Living) Review

I’ve been impressed by the commitment and dedication of the staff – led by the company’s directors, Glenn Currie and Andy Cattigan – to do as much as possible to protect and enhance our environment through waste collection and recycling.”

WORLD ENVIRONMENT: CIWEM’S NEW DIGITAL MAGAZINE APP

Green (Living) Review

Available on iPads and Android tablets, you won’t want to miss an issue of World Environment , CIWEM’s new digital magazine. On World Environment Day, the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) is pleased to announce the launch of its new quarterly digital magazine and app, World Environment , bringing you challenging and informative features and opinions about the environmental issues that really matter.