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Breaking News: Human greed spells doom for leatherback turtles of Trinidad
Posted by: prabirghose

Port of Spain :: Trinidad and Tobago | updated 2012-07-27 14:24:37 -0700 | green-news

The leatherback turtles of Trinidad are threatened by human greed because, in the name of development of a tourist spot, diggers have destroyed thousands of eggs of these rare species of marine life in the sandy beaches in north shores...
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Posted by: susanvelasquez

Santo Domingo :: Dominican Republic | updated 2012-06-27 14:54:28 -0700 | green-news

Travel June 27, 2012 Add a comment Tweet 0 Email Susan Velasquez Newark City Guide Examiner + Subscribe More travelers than ever before are seeking ways to be green while traveling, yet few realize just how easy this can be....
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Breaking News: Photos: Indigenous people gather for Rio+20 in Brazil
Posted by: nazish7

Rio de Janeiro :: Brazil | updated 2012-11-02 14:24:34 -0700 | green-news

For environmentalists, Rio+20 is one of the most significant events to happen for a generation. The UN-sponsored event marks the 20th anniversary of the Earth Summit -- a landmark gathering that opened the debate on the future of the planet...
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Breaking News: Argentina's Iguazu Falls named new natural wonder
Posted by: nazish7

Buenos Aires :: Argentina | updated 2012-07-27 14:50:23 -0700 | green-news

Iguazu Falls are among the most monumental Water Falls in the world, situated at the border of Brazil and Argentina. Argentina's Iguazu Falls has been named as one of the world's new Seven Wonders of nature. The president of the...
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Breaking News: Mysterious mass scale death of birds off Chilean coast – blame it on El-Nino
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Cartagena :: Chile | updated 2012-07-27 15:31:34 -0700 | green-news

The sudden death of more than 2000 fowl that have washed up on the Chilean beaches between Cartagena and Playa de Santo Domingo is, apparently, due to El-Nino as reported in skynews dated 13th of May 2012. The birds, mostly...
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Breaking News: Brazilian ship ‘Endless Sea’ stuck in the Antarctica and is spilling fuel
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Brasília :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-28 01:36:28 -0700 | green-news

A Brazilian ship ‘Endless Sea’ is stuck in the Antarctica and is spilling fuel and oil and is adversely affecting the environment as reported in Jakarta Post of 10th of May 2012. The ship had capsized and had sunk in...
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Source: Santa Barbara Independent

Santa Bárbara d'Oeste :: Brazil | updated 2012-06-20 15:43:22 -0700 | business-news

However, I have a problem with outlawing every single plastic bag. This might be fine for people who own a garbage disposal, but what about those of us who need to dispose of garbage in trash containers? We can't wrap our...
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Source: BBC

Panama City :: Panama | updated 2012-06-10 13:46:27 -0700 | health-news

But a fungus dubbed "the amphibian smallpox" is making many species extinct...It's the middle of the night in the rainforests of central Panama. Biologist Brian Gratwicke slogs through a stream with a group of researchers looking for little green blobs...
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Source: CNN

Ica :: Peru | updated 2012-06-24 15:48:45 -0700 | travel-news

The miners have been stuck since Thursday in the wildcat Cabeza de Negro mine, the state-run Andina news agency said. "My understanding is that we are a little less than two meters away and that tonight, it's very likely the...
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Source: Myrtle Beach Online

Port au Prince :: Haiti | updated 2012-06-06 15:11:47 -0700 | travel-news

FDA probes salmonella that has sickened 90 people FDA probes salmonella that has sickened 90 people Federal health officials are investigating a growing outbreak of salmonella that has sickened 90 people in 19 states and the District of Columbia, according...
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Source: San Diego Union-Tribune

Tripoli :: Libya | updated 2012-07-25 04:13:51 -0700 | political-news

Haiti — The United Nations says Haiti has seen a jump in the number of cholera cases as the rainy season begins. The U.N.'s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs says in a bulletin released Tuesday that the new...
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Source: The Guardian

San Luis :: Argentina | updated 2012-06-03 15:54:20 -0700 | technology-news

burrowing parakeet, Cyanoliseus patagonus This distinctive Argentine mystery bird is named for one of its many surprising behaviours (includes several videos) Burrowing parakeet, Cyanoliseus patagonus patagonus (protonym, Psittacus patagonus ), Vieillot, 1818, also known as the burrowing...
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Source: United Press International

Brasília :: Brazil | updated 2012-06-02 09:36:37 -0700 | travel-news

Chevron and Transocean should be fined $273 million for every day they violate a suspension order in Brazil, a prosecutor in the country said. More than 2,500 barrels of oil spilled at the Frade field operated by Chevron off the...
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Source: Bermuda Sun

Saint George :: Bermuda | updated 2012-05-30 15:39:55 -0700 | technology-news

That's the message to residents whose homes might have been affected by the Pembroke Dump fire.  Senior Environmental Health officer George Simons said people should block downpipes into water tanks to cut the risk of water contamination from airborne debris...
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Breaking News: Strong quake rattles Chile
Posted by: nazish7

Talca :: Chile | updated 2012-07-27 22:51:53 -0700 | green-news

A magnitude of 7.2 earthquake struck central Chile Maule region, prompting an evacuation of coastal areas for fear of a tsunami and causing scenes of panic in an area devastated by a massive quake of 8.8 magnitude two years ago....
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