San Diego Zoo Launches California Condor Cam

September 21, 2011 by  
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Photo: USFWS Endangered Species / cc Catching a glimpse of a California condor was once a rare experience indeed; just a few decades ago, there were less than two dozen of the birds in existence. But now, thanks to efforts to preserve the condor at facilities like the San Diego Zoo, the largest species of bird in North America has made impressive strides towards survival — and seeing them has just gotten a whole lot easier, too. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Canadian Celebrities Support Ottawa Action Over Tar Sands

September 21, 2011 by  
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photo via dirtyoilsands.org Where will you be on Sunday, Sept. 26? If you’re anywhere near Ottawa, you might consider coming to the Ottawa Action , a peaceful civil disobedience about the tar sands planned by the Council of Canadians, Greenpeace Canada, and Indigenous Environmental Network (IEN). The event, which is inspired by the recent Tar Sands Action in DC, begins at 10am at Parliament Hill, but a training is mandatory on the 25th for parti… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Major Corporations Contradict GOP By Profiting From Carbon Reduction Projects

September 21, 2011 by  
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“Sheep Tricks” by Doug Roncarati and Karen and Stephen Seymour. Image credit: Flickr, David Smith This is a follow-up to last weeks post: Major Utility Contradicts GOP Talking Points On EPA’s Proposed Air Emission Standards . Matt’s related post, Two-Thirds of World’s Biggest Businesses Now Put Climate… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Ford Rides into Frankfurt with E-Bike

September 20, 2011 by  
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Ford Motor unveils its E-Bike in Europe — where else? Image courtesy Ford. Joining Daimler’s smart car, BMW, Audi, and Land Rover, Ford Motor has joined the E-Bike world with a two-wheeled concept vehicle the automaker debuted at the current Frankfort Auto Show. Recognizing the growing electric bicycle market (30 million sold worldwide last year), Ford is on board the bikewagon(?) along with making electric 4-wheeled vehicles. At a recent visit to headquarters, its e-bike was not revealed but the behind-the-scenes tour said a lot about what’s coming … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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