China deals with illegal fishing in West Africa, canceling licenses … – Quartz

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Apr 032018
 

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China deals with illegal fishing in West Africa, canceling licenses …
Quartz
China is increasingly cracking down on vessels from its country that are engaged in illegal fishing activities in West Africa. It's a move environmental groups say is indicative of increased intolerance towards illicit practices in high seas and an

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Crews cleaning oil leak from sunken West Virginia boat, Coast Guard says

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Jan 112018
 

Crews in West Virginia are working to clean up an oil spill after learning of a reported sunken boat, the Coast Guard said in a news release Wednesday night. At 7:40 a.m., members of the Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington got word from the vessel …

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Shocking animation reveals the ‘concerning’ moment giant iceberg four times the size of Manhattan breaks up in West … – Daily Mail

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Dec 022017
 

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Shocking animation reveals the 'concerning' moment giant iceberg four times the size of Manhattan breaks up in West …
Daily Mail
A stunning new animation has revealed the journey of an iceberg four times the size of Manhattan that broke off the West Antarctic ice shelf in September. Satellite images show behaviour that is 'both interesting and of concern,' as the 100-square-mile
Southern Chile Iceberg Splits From Glacier, Threatens NavigationVoice of America

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Could octopus DNA reveal the secrets of west Antarctica’s ice sheet collapse? – The Guardian

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Nov 242017
 

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Could octopus DNA reveal the secrets of west Antarctica's ice sheet collapse?
The Guardian
Hundreds of millions of people living around coasts and cities around the globe might be interested in the answer, as would cartographers who would need to be redrawing maps of the world. Deep underneath the ice in west Antarctica is a break in the
The bizarre beauty of ice: NASA reveals strange 'finger rafting' pattern in Antarctica's sea iceDaily Mail
THIN ICE: Antarctic glaciers could flood the planetCarbon News

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Veolia Secures Contract to Manage Radioactive Fracking Waste in West Virginia

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Oct 122017
 

French enviornmental services firm, Veolia has been selected by West Virginian firm Antero Resources, to treat radioactive waste from its fracking operations. Veolia said that under the contract it will manage the sophisticated process of loading …
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World’s densest region of volcanoes is found beneath West Antarctica’s ice – MinnPost

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Aug 172017
 

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World's densest region of volcanoes is found beneath West Antarctica's ice
MinnPost
Antarctica remains among the least studied areas of the globe, and as a young scientist I was excited to learn about something new and not well understood. After examining existing data on West Antarctica, I began discovering traces of volcanism
Another climate-change nightmare: 91 new volcanoes beneath Antarctica's iceWashington Post
Another Climate-Change Nightmare: 91 New Volcanoes Under Antarctica's IceNDTV
Fears dozens of newly-discovered volcanoes below Antarctica could ERUPT triggering mass flooding and global chaosThe Sun
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West Texas Ranchers Threaten Lawsuits Over Fracking

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Aug 092017
 

The answer would be to reuse the brackish water that is the byproduct of fracking operations … toxic and unusable wastewater annually. Developing new ways to recycle water would not only accelerate job growth, but help Texas and other water-stressed …
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Violent storms lash north west France as more extreme weather warnings issued – The Local France

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Jul 192017
 

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Violent storms lash north west France as more extreme weather warnings issued
The Local France
Violent storms lashed Brittany on Tuesday and were on their way to Normandy, while parts of the south west, including the Dordogne are also set for extreme weather. While most of France was sweltering in the heat as temperatures rose once again

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Extreme weather bumps some crops, bursts others – Sonoma West

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Jun 212017
 

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Extreme weather bumps some crops, bursts others
Sonoma West
The first half of 2017 brought extreme weather. The winter came with flooding rains while the past weekend's dry heat shattered decades-old records. In between the rain and heat, there's been hail, wind and the occasional perfect day. “It's been

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Why Did an Enormous Chunk of West Antarctica Suddenly Start … – Gizmodo

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Jun 192017
 

Gizmodo

Why Did an Enormous Chunk of West Antarctica Suddenly Start …
Gizmodo
300000 square miles is nearly twice the area of California. It's difficult to visualize a space that vast, but go ahead and give it a try. Now, imagine this California …
Scientists Saw a Nearly Unheard of Antarctic MeltdownClimate Central
2016 Antarctica Melt Event Was Bigger Than Texas, Scientists ConcludeThe Weather Channel
Massive El Niño melting event hit West Antarctica in 2016Science Recorder
Digital Journal –TopExaminer –Beacon Transcript
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