Showing posts with label ecosystem. Show all posts
Showing posts with label ecosystem. Show all posts

Thursday, March 10, 2022

US Government Department Gives Green Light to Release Millions of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes - Sputnik International

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes


Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could soon be released in the US states of Florida and California as part of a project to control the insects' population, local media reported. British biotechnology company Oxitec, which is behind the initiative, said it had received approval from the US Environmental Protection Agency to release the mosquitoes into the wild.

Friday, September 03, 2021

Toxic leak from Angola diamond mine kills 12 in DR Congo - BBC News

Toxic leak from Angola diamond

A toxic leak from a massive diamond mine in Angola killed at least 12 people and left 4,500 sick, a minister in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo says.

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

What are the dangers of deep-sea mining?

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 Deep in the ocean lie what some say are crucial resources for expanding the world’s renewable energy. The discovery of mineral riches in the deep seas has sparked a mining mania, but also concern about environmental impact.

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Une menace pour les pêcheurs | ARTE Regards

 

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Les ports de pêche du sud de l’Espagne sont quotidiennement le théâtre de scènes de désespoir lorsque les bateaux, faute de poissons, déversent des kilos d’algues sur la criée.

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