Saturday, June 19, 2021

Tag: salmon

5 things to know about the fate of wild salmon

Historical pressures combined with new threats from climate change have pushed more than a dozen species close to extinction.

Federal court rules against FDA’s approval of genetically engineered salmon

"Today’s victory will stop FDA from green-lighting such dangerous technologies without fully considering their environmental risks.”

Toxic Alaska mine could ‘destroy the world’s last great sockeye salmon...

The massive Pebble Mine project is back in play after Alaska’s governor met with President Donald Trump.

Hidden Trump report reveals water plan will harm endangered whales and...

It's become a familiar story with the Trump administration: Scientists write a report that shows the administration's policies will cause environmental damage,...

Trump administration lifts ban on GE salmon

The GE salmon could be in grocery stores as soon as 2020.

To Native culture, the salmon decision means more than a treaty...

How indigenous food is tied to important sacred stories.

Supreme Court affirms Native American treaty rights to harvest salmon

The decision upholds 19th century promises and should increase the number of fish for everyone.

Ignore the lame excuses: What 300,000 escaped salmon prove about factory...

Sustainable-food advocates want to love aquaculture – yet it comes with so many risks.

Data reveals farmed salmon to be one of the most toxic...

Is this omega-rich food worth the risk?

Dwindling salmon and treaty rights in the Puget Sound.

Environmental Health News has investigated these Native American efforts to reclaim their culture by, in part, fighting to preserve important cultural touchstones like water and salmon.

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Unknown soldiers: America’s secret, privatized army

While many American policy makers believe that their country is ‘exceptional’ and thus shouldn’t have to follow long established laws, other governments see the precedents they set and act accordingly.

Supreme court sides with giant corporations Nestle and Cargill saying they cannot be sued...

“We’re celebrating ‘the end of slavery’ but American companies are still profiting off of slave labor.”

‘A huge victory’: Biden USDA moves to restore animal welfare protections shredded by trump

“Finally, USDA will close the loophole allowing factory farms to produce ‘organic’ eggs and chicken.”

How clean water is linked with environmental and human health

When the world works together, a brighter and greener future is possible.

New study finds toxic PFAS in hundreds of commonly used cosmetics produced by major...

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a highly persistent and potentially toxic class of more than 4,700 chemical compounds, were present in most cosmetic products purchased