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Global warming combined with other changes in the environment presents ‘double whammy’ for birds — ScienceDaily

A new study from researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) rolls back the curtain on half a century of evidence detailing the impact of climate change on more than 60 different bird species. It found that half of all changes to key physical and… Read More »Global warming combined with other changes in the environment presents ‘double whammy’ for birds — ScienceDaily

Coopersville environmental consulting firm files for Ch. 11 bankruptcy; plans sale to competitor

COOPERSVILLE — A West Michigan-based environmental consulting firm has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy as it positions to sell the company to an industry competitor. Superior Environmental Corp. filed with the US Bankruptcy Court in the Western District of Michigan on Feb. 25 under Subchapter… Read More »Coopersville environmental consulting firm files for Ch. 11 bankruptcy; plans sale to competitor

Canada can help Europe turn to renewables instead of Russian oil, environment minister says

Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, at the COP26 UN Climate Summit in Glasgow in 2021. Mr. Guilbeault says the infrastructure is not there for Canada to get oil and gas to Europe easily.Alastair Grant/The Associated Press Canada cannot realistically help Europe replace… Read More »Canada can help Europe turn to renewables instead of Russian oil, environment minister says

Nuclear regulators to reconsider environmental impact of Point Beach license extension | Science & Environment

Federal regulators are taking a fresh look at plans to keep Wisconsin’s only remaining nuclear power plant operating through mid-century. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has suspended its review of NextEra Energy’s application to extend the operating licenses for its Point Beach Nuclear plant in Two… Read More »Nuclear regulators to reconsider environmental impact of Point Beach license extension | Science & Environment