2016 Weather Was ‘Very Extreme’ and ‘Cause for Concern,’ Report Says – NBCNews.com

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Aug 122017
 

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2016 Weather Was 'Very Extreme' and 'Cause for Concern,' Report Says
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WASHINGTON — Last year's global weather was far more extreme or record breaking than anything approaching normal, according to a new report. The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday released its annual checkup of the …
2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normalABC News

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Drilling fluid leaking through Pig-Out Point cliff-face ‘not a concern’

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Jan 292016
 

Drilling at a New Plymouth seaside reserve has caused water and drilling fluid to leak through the Coastal Walkway cliff-face. Drilling of a hole near popular park up spot Pig Out Point, located at the end of Hobson St, began last week as part of a New …
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Excessive concern over fracking-related earthquakes ‘not supported by research,’ report says

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Oct 292015
 

“In the small number of isolated instances where there was contamination, poorly constructed water wells or improper handling of wastewater were often to blame,” Green added. Regarding concern over fracking’s impact on air quality, the report found …
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Malvinas’ oil rig drilling ‘technical problem’ triggers strong concern release from Argentina

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Apr 252015
 

Furthermore during the ‘illegitimate’ drilling campaign in 2012 on the continental shelf … The release points out that a major leak in the Malvinas area could have a significant impact on the surrounding ecosystem that could last for decades.
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Tatum: New interest in Florida fracking of concern

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Jan 132015
 

Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking” is an oil drilling technique where sand, water and chemicals are injected deep into the ground under pressure in order to fracture the oil-bearing shale rock, allowing the oil and gas to be extracted. This technique …
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A Study Of Antarctica Ice Glaciers Reveals Cause For Concern – The Inquisitr

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Dec 112014
 

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A Study Of Antarctica Ice Glaciers Reveals Cause For Concern
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Antarctica ice glaciers are melting much faster than had been previously thought, according to the results of recent studies on the region. Newly analyzed data of 21 years of ice glacier study at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, in conjunction with
Dwindling Ice in Antarctica Spurs Questions Over Climate Change and The Point Science Times
Warm Water Below Antarctica Causes Ice To Melt, Claims New StudyDesign & Trend
Key glaciers in Antarctica haemorrhage ice as temperatures riseSydney Morning Herald
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No Fracking Sites in Connecticut But Toxic Wastewater Still A Concern

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Mar 112014
 

Fracking wastewater may get regulated in Connecticut. That’s somewhat surprising because “there are no shale deposits in Connecticut, which means there’s no hydraulic fracking for natural gas,” CT News Junkie reported. Nevertheless, “environmentalists …
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Chevron CEO Says Industry Must Deal With Fracking Concern – Bloomberg

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Jun 132013
 

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Chevron CEO Says Industry Must Deal With Fracking Concern
Bloomberg
In hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, producers shoot a mixture of water, sand and chemicals underground to break apart shale rock formations to free trapped oil and gas. The technique has led to record production of natural gas and sent domestic oil
New Data: Fracking Helped Boost U.S. Energy ReservesWAMC
Chevron CEO: Industry must address 'legitimate' 'fracking' concernsLos Angeles Times
Chevron CEO: Industry Must Engage With Public Over Fracking ConernsStateImpact Pennsylvania
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Avian flu causes concern in Cambodia as 6th victim dies – GlobalPost

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Feb 142013
 

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Avian flu causes concern in Cambodia as 6th victim dies
GlobalPost
PHNOM PENH — What's causing Cambodia's potent outbreak of avian flu, otherwise known as H5N1 — a poultry-driven disease with pandemic potential, that has already killed 6 since the start of the New Year? Increasingly mobile poultry, an expanding
Cambodia reports unusual rise in bird flu casesRadio Australia


Bird Flu: Germany Bans Poultry Imports, Chicken Demand Remains High In The Inquisitr
Mutant virus sparks bioethics debateToronto Star
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