Europe drowning in plastic waste

Green (Living) Review

Britain China EU Europe European Union green living plastic Plastic Waste recycling UK waste

Europe 187

Want to stay close to nature in Europe? Try mobi-camping!

Green Traveler Guides

Costa Verde Croatia Europe France Spain best mobile home parks for Europe vacations best mobile parks for EU holidays mobi-camping top caravan rental for Europe holiday| It’s Glamping Plus | You know about glamping—luxury camping with the comforts of home.

Europe 130

Editorializing Europe's carbon market

Environmental Economics

But analysts are increasingly worried that technical mistakes, Europe’s prolonged recession and the failure of policy makers to strengthen the system is undermining its effectiveness.

Europe 151

Europe’s 8 best ‘eco’ classical music festivals this summer

Green Traveler Guides

But you need not have her extraordinary acuity to go green with classical music, especially in Europe during the summer. All the best artists and orchestras […] Europe’s 8 best ‘eco’ classical music festivals this summer is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Concertos in Green | Superstar pianist Hélène Grimaud is a synesthete, a person who experiences sounds as colors—Bach in orange and red, Beethoven in bright yellow and green.

Europe 109

Europe’s secret beauties: 5 breathtaking cities for green travelers

Green Traveler Guides

Austria Biarritz Community Europe Ferrara France Germany Heidelberg Innsbruck Italy Spain Valencia Xtras green cities EU green cities Europe| Hidden No More | The most famous European cities are on everybody’s radar, and justifiably so. But there are others equally beautiful and picturesque, just not quite so well known. Typically these tend to be even more authentic—expressly because they aren’t tourist magnets.

Europe 100

Europe’s Brown Warblers: a map through the maze

10,000 Birds

If, by a chain of peculiar events or by purposeful decision, you find yourself somewhere in central Europe, you sooner or later will not be able to avoid seeing a little bird, usually the size of a House Sparrow or smaller, with a slender bill, a rather vertical posture, which will be hopping through some dense vegetation, and which you will have to accept as being a WARBLER. Birding Europe identification reed warbler warbler warblers

Europe 158

Austerity bites hard in Europe

Green (Living) Review

However, as said, in mainland Europe people are now scavenging in dumpsters of food stores (and stores in general) for anything usable out of necessity as the austerity measures of the governments are biting very hard indeed.

Europe 163

Europe’s greener skies

Green Traveler Guides

Europe’s greener skies is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Green Travel News |. S tarting January 1, a new law will charge a greenhouse gas emissions tax on all air travel to and from European Union airports.

Europe 130

Climate Change And Birds: Europe vs. North America

10,000 Birds

I want to alert you to a recent study (from April) that looks at the plight of bird populations under conditions of climate change in Europe and North America. The study looked at common birds, and used data divided by either state (in the US) or country (in Europe). looked across species of common birds in Europe and the United States. Again, Europe is on the left, North America is on the right. Why are Europe and North America different?

80 Million Muslims Missing from Europe.

Elephant Journal

membership presents perhaps the greatest opportunity for a fusion of Islam and the West, but as Europe pulls away, Turkey turns within. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today EU europe European Union Islam muslims Turkey

Natural & Organic Awards Europe 2016: winners announced

Green (Living) Review

The winners of the coveted Natural & Organic Awards Europe 2016 were announced yesterday (Monday 18 April) at the Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show; which took place at ExCeL London. The next edition of Natural & Organic Products Europe will take place on 2-3 April 2017 at ExCeL London.

2016 112

The Remarkable Story of How the Bison Returned to Europe

Nature Conservancy - Science

Yes, the bison roams across Europe. And the story of its conservation rescue may be even more dramatic than that of its American counterpart. Wildlife Bison Forests Genetics Grasslands Mammals Restoration

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

10,000 Birds

Waterfowl of North America, Europe, and Asia: An Identification Guide by Sébastien Reeber is an exhaustively comprehensive reference book that is sure to bring joy to the heart of every birder who slowly scopes through the hundreds of ducks in the local marsh or bay and eventually, after an hour or so, looks up, smiles, and says, “I have a Eurasian Teal.” Waterfowl of North America, Europe, and Asia: An Identification Guide is a serious book for serious birders.

Europe Maintains Commitment to Ambition and Action at Recent Marrakesh Climate Talks

Conservancy Talk

In Europe, this observed climate change has already led to a wide range of impacts on the environment, economy and human health [2]. Of course, much to do remains if the global Paris Agreement climate goals are to be met, and Europe must play its role.

Europe 114

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.” The wealth of freshwater biodiversity, and the unique intactness of the region’s rivers, earns it the nickname of being the “blue heart of Europe.”

The Joys of Urban Birding in SE Europe

10,000 Birds

A man walking his two small dogs is passing by the eagle, looking down at grass and not seeing the largest raptor in Europe. Even before I turn the engine off, I hear the frog-like song of the Great Reed-Warblers. In a cold morning after a rainy night, some 200 Barn Swallows are hawking for insects low over the pond, while almost a thousand newly-arrived Sand Martins (Bank Swallows) are doing the same higher, above the tree tops.

Europe 159

Intelsat blocks Iranian channels in Europe

Green (Living) Review

State censorship at its finest by Michael Smith (Veshengro) International satellite services provider Intelsat has blocked Iran’s official broadcast channels in Europe, a company spokesman confirmed on Thursday, October 25, 2012.

Europe 153

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

Green (Living) Review

Over two days, Natural & Organic Products Europe transported visitors around the world via 650 exhibiting companies promoting a vibrant choice of natural, organic, fair trade, free-from, vegan, and vegetarian brands from 46 countries.

2016 168

Confronting the fascist threat in Europe and abroad

Green (Living) Review

Fascism in Europe is most commonly associated with Adolf Hitler''s National Socialist German Workers Party. Learn from the lessons of history and look at what fascism did in and to Europe.

Europe 189

Natural & Organic Products Europe to showcase record number of organic products for 2016

Green (Living) Review

Visitors to this month’s Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show will be able to source more certified organic food, drink, health, nutrition, and beauty products than ever before.

2016 168

"Pruitt blasts Europe, Merkel for ‘hypocrisy’ on climate" [part 4]

Environmental Economics

Actually, the mainstream media seems to be covering the non-climate work that Pruitt is doing at the EPA fairly well (e.g., this , this and this ): Pruitt argued that the media's focus on climate change has distracted from the work he is doing at the EPA on everything from air pollution to regulating dangerous chemicals. "We’ve "We’ve got a very positive environmental agenda.

Europe 100

"Pruitt blasts Europe, Merkel for ‘hypocrisy’ on climate" [part 1]

Environmental Economics

This guy might be the biggest in a large field of hypocrites: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt dismissed European critics of President Donald Trump's climate policies as hypocrites on Wednesday, while chastising German Chancellor Angela Merkel for phasing out her country's nuclear power plants. "I "I just think the hypocrisy runs rampant," Pruitt said in an interview with POLITICO. "To

Europe 100

"Pruitt blasts Europe, Merkel for ‘hypocrisy’ on climate" [part 2]

Environmental Economics

Some people will say just about anything: Pruitt repeated his criticism of the Paris deal, casting doubt on whether the United States would remain part of the climate agreement even if the Trump administration rewrites former President Barack Obama's aggressive plan to cut U.S. emissions. When Trump announced the withdrawal June 1, he held out the possibility of negotiating to "re-enter" the accord "on terms that are fair to the United States."

Europe 100

"Pruitt blasts Europe, Merkel for ‘hypocrisy’ on climate" [part 3]

Environmental Economics

This is the kind of thing I say to annoy and embarrass my kids: Pruitt bristled at the phrase "climate denier," a description that his critics have often applied to him in light of his repeated statements disputing scientific conclusions about the large role humans play in warming the planet. "What "What does it even mean? That’s what I think about it. I deny the climate? Really? Wow, OK. That’s crazy, in my view," he said. via www.politico.com.

Europe 100

Nearly half Europe’s electricity could be produced by households by 2050, study shows

Green (Living) Review

The study, commissioned by Greenpeace, the European Renewable Energy Federation, Friends of the Earth and REScoop.eu, sees so-called ‘energy citizens’ producing 611 TWh of electricity by 2030 – a fifth of Europe’s forecast demand.

Fascism is Back in Europe, and Muslims are the new Jews.

Elephant Journal

europe facism france germany hitler Holocaust ISIS Jews muslims Nazi politics refugee World War IIIt is eerily similar to their view of the Jews—just before they were murdered in the Holocaust. Enlightened Society Equal Rights Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Today Only.

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. The consequence of Brexit is a problem for Europe, and particularly Britain. Opinion EuropeNature conservation isn’t isolated from politics.

Europe thinks it's time for 'best before' dates to expire

Green (Living) Review

Too much food is thrown away just because it has reached the ''best before'' date. Best before’ does not mean ‘toxic after’.

Europe 163

Wildlife Populations Increase Across Europe

Eccorazzi

Read More The post Wildlife Populations Increase Across Europe appeared first on Ecorazzi. While battles continue over the re-population of own native species in North America, European wildlife is making a comeback.

For Europe’s Environmental Stewardship, a Man From Malta?

10,000 Birds

Whether this ends up as a colossally bad decision remains to be seen. But for the time being, it looks like Maltese politician Karmenu Vella will probably be the European Union’s next environmental commissioner. Malta, you might recall, has the dubious distinction of being a hotspot for illegal hunting of protected birds. Like the felled Turtle Dove photographed above by the BBC.). So European conservationists and birders expressed reservations about how well Vella would uphold EU laws.

Malta 140

Alliance for Natural Health Europe scaremongering

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Alliance for Natural Health Europe ( [link] ) is seriously engaged in scaremongering as regards to the new laws regarding herbal remedies being sold in the EU.

Europe 138

A Drowned Hope—The Plight of Europe’s Refugees.

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Europe Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today Z ADMIN Work Featured Today Africa Assad europe germany global village middle east refugee crisis refugees SyriaLast September, the shocking image of a three-year-old child lying lifeless on a Greek beach drew our collective attention to the influx of.

Europe bans bee-harming pesticides

Green Blog

Concerns about the dramatic decline in bee populations around the world in recent years has resulted in a continent-wide ban in Europe on insecticides that allegedly causes serious harm to bees.

Butterflies or business - Europe can have both!

Green (Living) Review

The European Environment Agency (EEA) on November 30, 2010 released its fourth Environment State and Outlook report — SOER 2010 — a comprehensive assessment of how and why Europe’s environment is changing, and what we are doing about it. This is true for both Europe and the planet as a whole.

2010 130

Dolphin Circuses Find Support in Eastern Europe Amid Protests

Eccorazzi

While SeaWorld gets much of the attention in North America, there is yet another marine entertainment group doing its own questionable business on the other side of the world, lest Read More The post Dolphin Circuses Find Support in Eastern Europe Amid Protests appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Shale is not a miracle solution for Europe

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Shale is not the miracle solution for Europe that is being made out to be by especially the British government.

Europe 130

Choose Love: Europe’s To-Do with 7.6 Million People.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems europe germany refugee crisis Sweden Syria Syrian refugees U.S.The issue merely shifts and transforms.

6 of the Most Eco-friendly Cities in Europe

Living Green & Saving Energy

Energy and water conservation in major cities is increasingly encouraged, and some locations are speedier than others in improving their municipal carbon footprint. Countries and cities around the world are pushing the need to be eco-friendly, even as a marketing advantage for tourism. Here are the European cities that have made the most progress in […]. green cities green transportation green travel eco-friendly cities

The Patagonia Worn Wear Tour Comes To Europe: Better Than New

Green (Living) Review

Extending the life of our garments is the single most important thing we can do to lower our impact on the planet.

Europe 153

Green City Solutions from Dresden wins Europe’s founder price in the circular economy

Green (Living) Review

Last night in Berlin, Start-up Green City Solutions won the international Green Alley Award 2016, Europe's first founders award for the circular economy. The installation is already used in Europe and Asia. (Press Release) Idea of air purification in cities prevails against competition Berlin, 28 October 2016. Green City Solutions has combined a moss installation with an IoT-Technology that provides clean air and reduces urban heat.

Europe 117