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Sixth Mass Extinction Accelerating, Study of Land Animals Finds

“Based on our research and what we’re seeing, the extinction crisis is so bad that whatever we do in the next 10 to 50 years is what will define the future of humanity,” Sixth Mass Extinction Accelerating, Study of Land Animals Finds  Olivia Rosane for Ecowatch The Sumatran rhino is one of 515 endangered species …

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Biden wants to build a jobs corps to save the planet. California’s already doing it.

“California’s experience suggests that at least one thing might be easy for the national CCC: recruitment. After only three or four weeks of spreading the news of openings by word-of-mouth in October, the California corps had about five applications for every slot available, Fryday said. “The program is brand new, so no one had heard …

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Argus Courier: Neighbor-led lawsuit against Petaluma’s Sid Commons development set for April hearing

Building on a floodplain, what could possibly go wrong?  Neighbor-led lawsuit against Petaluma’s Sid Commons development set for April hearing Opponents of Sid Commons, a proposed housing development off Payran, want to preserve the wetlands, the oak trees and open space. (CRISSY PASCUAL/ARGUS-COURIER STAFF) KATHRYN PALMER ARGUS-COURIER STAFF April 17, 2021, 6:26AM SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL …

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Russian Riverkeepers: Uncharted Waters for the River This Summer

DITCH YOUR LAWNS! Vineyards are bad neighbors… Russian Riverkeepers: Uncharted Waters for the River This Summer This past Sunday, while out on the River, we observed the clearest waters we can remember seeing in over 50 years. With 25+ feet of visibility, we could see the bottom of some of the deepest pools—from Geyserville to …

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Epic drought means water crisis on Oregon-California border

“What we’re seeing with climate change increasingly — year after year after year — is that there is not enough water to go around. This crisis should not come as a surprise to anyone,” he said. “We have over-drafted our account, essentially, and now we have to deal with the consequences.” Epic drought means water …

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