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Cartoon guide to biodiversity loss XL

That’s ’40’, of course. Six more biodiversity cartoons, and the last for 2016. See full stock of previous ‘Cartoon guide to biodiversity loss’ compendia here. — Filed under: cartoon, conservation, environmental policy, sc...
by Conservation Bytes on Dec 6, 2016

RTMNU 3rd Semester B.E Civil Environmental Engineering-I 2016 Question Paper

RTM Nagpur University Question Paper NTK/KS/16 - 7297 Third Semester B.E Examination (C.B.S) Civil Engineering Environmental Engineering-I Time: Three Hours Maximum Marks: 80 Question Paper Year: Summer 2016 Attachments: Click here to download...
by University Question Papers on Dec 5, 2016

Cartoon guide to biodiversity loss XXXVIII

Another six biodiversity cartoons for your midday chuckle & groan. There’s even one in there that takes the mickey out of some of my own research (see if you can figure out which one). See full stock of previous ‘Cartoon guide to biodive...
by Conservation Bytes on Aug 25, 2016

We saved the Welsh Harp Environmental Centre - now help conserve its habitats this Sunday

The Welsh Harp Environmental Education Centre, loved by generations of Brent children, was saved from closure when Thames 21 took over its running.The extensive grounds need regular conservation to maximise habitat provision and volunteers are needed...
by wembleymatters on Aug 18, 2016

Keeping India’s forests

I’ve just returned from a short trip to the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) in Bangalore, Karnataka, one of India’s elite biological research institutes. I was invited to give a series of seminars (you can see the titles he...
by Conservation Bytes on Aug 8, 2016

Uttarakhand Open University BA Environmental Studies 2015 Question Paper

Uttarakhand Open University Question Papers Roll No. .................................... B.A./B.Com/B.Sc./BBA/BCA/BTS/BHM/BYN 1st Yr/2nd Yr/2nd Sem/4th Sem, Examination-2015 FES 10 Environmental Studies Time : 3 Hours Maximum Marks : 60 Note : This...
by University Question Papers on Aug 5, 2016

Plastic Road- A Boon for Indian Climate

In our day to day life plastic is an important packaging material, but proper disposal of plastic waste is a big problem. Plastic waste is a non-biodegradable material due to which it causes environmental pollution, clogging of drains, flooding, and...
by Spectro Analytical Labs Ltd on Aug 4, 2016

AU B.E ECE (Common to All) Environmental Studies 2015 Question Paper

Andhra University Question Paper - 2015 [05-2205] II / IV B.E Degree Examination Second Semester Electrical and Communication Engineering Pa (Common to All branches) Time: Three Hours Maximum: 70 Marks Exam Year: 2015...
by University Question Papers on Aug 4, 2016

Join in Welsh Harp Conservation Day tomorrow

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by wembleymatters on Jul 22, 2016

More things stay the same, more we retrogress

Within six months of Abbott and the Coalition seizing power in the 2013 Australian election, decades—if not centuries—of environmental damage and retrograde policies unfolded. But this was no run-of-the-mill incompetence and neglect by government...
by Conservation Bytes on Jul 20, 2016

Calcutta University Environmental Science May 2015 Question Paper

Name of the University: Calcutta University (College of Ramakrisna Mission Vidyamandira) Exam Year: 19/05/2015 Term: Second First year Fourth semester. Subject: Environmental Science Duration of Exam: 1 hours Full Marks: 25 Group - A Answer any five...
by University Question Papers on Jul 16, 2016

New Zealand Electricity Authority rules in favour of controversial solar ‘tax’

The Electricity Authority (EA) of New Zealand has this week controversially ruled that a residential ‘solar tax’ is lawful – potentially clearing the path for similar charges on solar customers across the country.
by TaxWorldWeb on Jul 14, 2016

Leaded Fuel- A Threat to Human Health

 Adulteration of transport fuel may be defined as the illegal or unauthorized addition of cheaper substances/ by products/ waste products into the petroleum products for some monetary benefits. These unwanted chemicals are known as adulterants when...
by Spectro Analytical Labs Ltd on Jul 13, 2016

Authority rules electricity company allowed to introduce solar tax

The Electricity Authority says the home-owner who producers their own power through solar has an ‘artificial advantage’ over other power generators such as large hydro, wind and coal generated electricity, and in doing so disadvantages ot...
by TaxWorldWeb on Jul 13, 2016

Forbes Article Concludes 93% of Public Companies Facing Climate Risk, Only 12% Disclosing Risk

A new Forbes article concludes that 93 percent of public companies face risk from climate change, but only 12 percent are actually disclosing that risk to the public and their shareholders. The... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 13, 2016

McKinsey Article Concludes Good News for Emissions: US and EU Emissions Down, Economies UP

McKinsey and Company director Scott Nyquist authored on article entitled Great News on Emissions. Really. He concludes that the US and EU have cut emissions while growing their economies. His article... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 12, 2016

Seeing the wood for the trees

From the towering kapoks of South America to the sprawling banyans of South Asia, from misty cloud forests to ice-covered pines, forests are some of the most diverse and important ecosystems on Earth. However, as conservationists and foresters try t...
by Conservation Bytes on Jul 11, 2016

Tax Credits Expire for Waste to Energy and Several Other Project Types Unless Construction Begins

Last year on December 18, 2015 Congressional approval of H.R. 2029, The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016, which President Obama promptly signed into law (P.L. No. 114-113, 114th Cong. 1st... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website f...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 10, 2016

Switch to Public Transit and Protects The Planet From Global Warming

 Global warming is a serious problem and we don’t need to wait for finding a solution to this problem, but it’s our duty next to the government by acquiring more liable life style: starting from day to day things. Before it is too late it is the...
by Spectro Analytical Labs Ltd on Jul 6, 2016

Hidden Dangers in Nonstick Cookware!

Nonstick cookware is designed for low to medium heat cooking and has health benefits including less oil cooking to prepare a healthy meal, especially for the people suffering from high cholesterol and diabetes. Cooking at high heat can cause damage,...
by Spectro Analytical Labs Ltd on Jul 1, 2016


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