apple.news/Atnm2nd_PT-iazyqcRz14nQ Although a report about Arctic climate change was filed by the U.S. government in 1922, a later addition seemed to predict rising sea levels and the flooding of cities. This addition has nothing to do with the original report. Also, great short video about endangered polar bears. We will continue to lose sea iceContinue reading “1922 Report Was Altered Later”
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Desperate Polar Bear Turns to Humans for Help
apple.news/AkT6aeYtPS7KxwYYL89Qk_w Locals tried to free the young female bear from her predicament, but it took vets to release her. She was returned to her habitat with sustenance.
The Disaster Potential of a Gold Mine
apple.news/AJCUVjtSxQoKYfMegMqaUIw Conflict within a Native community in Alaska – over a literal gold mine. Gold mines are messy and destructive, and when a vibrant waterway is affected, everyone downstream suffers.
Polar Bears Turn to Garbage to Survive
apple.news/ASenHgglBTKCeC736lfLnBQ Better waste management in the North will prevent polar bears from turning to human made trash for survival. They then will adapt in other ways, such as hunting on land instead of at sea. Conflict has happened, and will continue. The direct cause of polar bear scavenging is the loss of sea ice dueContinue reading “Polar Bears Turn to Garbage to Survive”
A glimpse into the nomadic life of reindeer people
When Does the Arctic Die?
apple.news/Ad_2qRk1zR0Stu74qeKXocA “…the scientific community and policymakers have been referring to figures that are far too low…”
What Changes Forever
apple.news/AwIFLz-_WSKC4GDF0vJZCOA Capitalists feel personally attacked by the climate crisis. Feeling attacked by their own mistakes and blind greed.
The Discussion Needs More Voices
apple.news/ACxtId-HGTi2Ux5uwZCh7DQ I’ve been saying it for a while. Maybe for ten years. Indigenous and local voices need to be heard about climate crisis. Indigenous people know the history of the land and the water. And they are the ones living in climate crisis right now. It isn’t a matter of anxiety about the future, butContinue reading “The Discussion Needs More Voices”
The Long Term Damage of Cheap, “Green” Energy
apple.news/AYxNaoCi3S6KmRgUrywEniw “The relatively cheap electrical energy that first supported the Thompson nickel mine — and now feeds an ever-growing, modern provincial economy — is frequently touted as a “green” alternative to fossil fuels, but even prior to Keeyask, earlier dams had changed the river’s flow patterns, affecting beaver and muskrat habitat, disrupting caribou migratory routesContinue reading “The Long Term Damage of Cheap, “Green” Energy”
The Endangered Wolf
apple.news/Anvlv6X6eSiy8aYBwa3kL5g What determines what is an endangered species? The answer seems to be its utility to humans. Wolves are “useless” to humans because they endanger the cultivation of land by humans. What utility are wolves to the ecology? What utility are wolves to wolves?