Small Pacific nation makes bold plans to protect ocean life

June 30, 2016 by  
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With regional authorities doing little to protect fish in the Western Pacific, Palau takes the lead to protect marine life with new initiatives.

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WHO Study Claims Air Pollution Killed 7 Million People in 2012

March 26, 2014 by  
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Regardless of creed, ethnicity, or tax bracket, everyone must breathe the same air. This week, the World Health Organization announced that air pollution was responsible for seven million deaths globally in 2012. It is also the single largest preventable health risk worldwide. Both indoor and outdoor particulate matter is to blame for illnesses such as stroke, heart disease, respiratory infections, lung cancer , and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Not just harmful to human bodies directly, much of the pollution also contributes to the acceleration of climate change and its catastrophic affect on agriculture, the economy, and biosphere. Read the rest of WHO Study Claims Air Pollution Killed 7 Million People in 2012 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: air pollution , Arctic warming , black coal soot , chronic illness , Climate Change , coal cook stove , coal fire power plant , crop losses , global warming , indoor pollution , outdoor pollution , particulate matter , public transportation , renewable energy , southeast asia , western pacific , WHO , World Health Organization        

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