News tagged with environmental changes

Global map provides new insights into land use

In order to assess the global impacts of land use on the environment and help provide appropriate countermeasures, a group of researchers under the leadership of the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research ...

Nov 05, 2013
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Solving the seagrass crisis

The world's seagrass meadows are in diabolical trouble โ€“ but Australian scientists say we can still save them if we act early, even as sea levels rise.

Sep 24, 2013
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US to limit emissions at new power plants

The US Environmental Protection Agency proposed Friday to limit carbon dioxide emissions from new power plants in a bid to implement President Barack Obama's plan to fight climate change.

Sep 20, 2013
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Hot spells threaten ringtail habitat

THE potential impacts of anthropogenic global warming on the western ringtail possum (Pseudocheirus occidentals) have been explored in a recent Edith Cowan University research paper.

Sep 20, 2013
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Bat maps: The conservation crusade

Conservation efforts have taken an important step forward, thanks to observations of bats โ€“ creatures that make up a quarter of all of the UK's native mammal species.

Jul 02, 2013
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