CONSERVATION NEWS

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Environmental setbacks, rock dust, lemur loss, temperature rise: 4 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

July 13, 2020
In case you missed it: Scientists say permanent changes to society are crucial to limiting global emissions, an innovative farming technique could drastically reduce emissions, one-third of lemur species are on the brink of extinction and new data revealed that global temperatures are rising faster...
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‘Alarming’ study: Oceans heating at a rapid pace

By Bruno Vander Velde

November 2, 2018
The amount of heat accumulated by the oceans in recent decades may be much higher than originally thought, according to a study published this week.
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The new normal: Last year was among the hottest on record, researchers say

By Morgan Lynch

January 19, 2018
Organizations agree that 2017 was in the top three hottest years on record.
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