Coastal Care

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Day: March 26, 2019

Coastal Conservation Plan Sparks Fight Over Sand

Coastal Conservation Plan Sparks Fight Over Sand

Beach communities that rely on dredging to replenish protective dunes object to expanded federal protections. Environmental advocates are pushing back with warnings about the possible ecological damage from beach replenishment projects that they call sand mining.

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The Destruction of the Environment: An Unfolding Tragedy for Humanity

The Destruction of the Environment: An Unfolding Tragedy for Humanity

The 2019 Global Risks Report from the World Economic Forum identified “Major biodiversity loss and ecosystem collapse (terrestrial or marine)” as both one of the most likely and most serious global risks with “irreversible consequences for the environment, resulting in severely depleted resources for humankind as well as industries.”

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Thirty years after Exxon Valdez, the response to oil spills is still all wrong

Thirty years after Exxon Valdez, the response to oil spills is still all wrong

Chemicals used to clean up spills have harmed marine wildlife, response workers and coastal residents. The EPA must act

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Renewables Cheaper Than 75 Percent of U.S. Coal Fleet, Report Finds

Renewables Cheaper Than 75 Percent of U.S. Coal Fleet, Report Finds

Nearly 75 percent of coal-fired power plants in the United States generate electricity that is more expensive than local wind and solar energy resources, according to a new report. Wind power, in particular, can at times provide electricity at half the cost of coal, the report found.

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