Humans 0.01% of World’s Biomass, Cause 83% of Extinctions

Humans 0.01% of World’s Biomass, Cause 83% of Extinctions

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Humans 0.01% of World’s Biomass, Cause 83% of Extinctions June 6, 2018 The world’s population of 7.6 billion humans represent only 0.01% of earth’s biomass, but contribute to 83% of extinctions and have caused domesticated mammals to represent the 60% of earth’s…

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Lebanon’s Saltmarshes Threatened by Resort

Lebanon’s Saltmarshes Threatened by Resort

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Lebanon’s historic Anfeh salt marshes threatened by yet another resort Posted 24 May 2018 12:20 GMT Aerial photo of Anfeh. Photo by ‘Lebanon Untravelled’. Used with permission. After Beirut’s Ramlet el Bayda, Batroun’s Kfarabida rocky beach and the ancient port of Adloun, the historic…

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Bengal Tiger and the Sunderbans Threatened by Shipping Industry

Bengal Tiger and the Sunderbans Threatened by Shipping Industry

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Shipping and Industry Threaten Famed Home of the Bengal Tiger By Naimul Haq May 21, 2018 (Please note: This article was originally published on May 19, 2018 and republished here with courtesy: Inter Press Service News Agency (IPS) http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/05/shipping-industry-threaten-famed-home-bengal-tiger/   DHAKA, Bangladesh,…

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Colombia Orders Thousands to Evacuate Amid Fears that Dam May Burst

Colombia Orders Thousands to Evacuate Amid Fears that Dam May Burst

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Colombia Orders Thousands to Evacuate Amid Fears that Dam May Burst MAY 18, 2018 Colombia’s government has ordered tens of thousands of people to evacuate areas along the Cauca river, as heavy rains threatened to breach a hydroelectric dam under construction. At…

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