While the Japanese will be the first to have all of the Olympic medals made out of recycled material, the concept is not new.
Indigenous water protectors and allies are effectively engaging all four roles of social change.
Venice will no longer allow large cruise ships from entering the Basin of San Marco, the Canal of San Marco and the Giudecca Canal.
My plea to the government and to my fellow Australians: Don’t let politics thwart science. Don’t fight the diagnosis. Fight the threats. The world is watching and the clock is ticking.
Since the identification of the disease off Virginia Key in 2014, it has spread to the Caribbean, the Bahamas, Jamaica, Saint Maarten and Mexico.
“We are one step closer to protecting the health of Americans from these toxic forever chemicals.”
Together, the country’s 2 million dams block access to more than 600,000 miles of river for fish.
The natural gas pipeline already has hundreds of water quality violations. Opponents are hopeful the EPA’s warning brings the project’s cancelation closer.
“And you have an ecosystem like the Amazon biome that is so vulnerable to climate change and so biodiverse, the argument is there to just not be involved in oil and gas extraction in the region at all.”