- Do You Know Your Carbon Footprint? Wilson, Debra Rose // International Journal of Childbirth Education;Apr2015, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p4
The author calls on readers to measure their carbon footprint due to the worsening effects of climate change. She recommends online tools that can calculate carbon footprints. She suggests ways to reduce carbon footprint like buying locally grown food. She also stresses that reducing carbon...
- Go green. // AMWA Journal: American Medical Writers Association Journal;2011, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p175
This article reveals that 22.8 million trees could be saved and greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to taking 481,000 cars off the road could be reduced if U.S. offices reduce the use of virgin fiber copy paper by 10% from 2009 levels.
- Bee the Change. FISCHER, SAMANTHA // Natural Solutions;Jun2015, Issue 174, p52
The article focuses on honey bee. Topics discussed include food bite affected by honey bee pollination according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), comments from American Beekeeping Federation (ABF) president Tim Tucker, regarding expense of beekeepers' labor input and cost associated...
- Transboundary Wildlife Conservation in A Changing Climate: Adaptation of the Bonn Convention on Migratory Species and Its Daughter Instruments to Climate Change. Trouwborst, Arie // Diversity (14242818);Sep2012, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p258
Species migrating across boundaries represent the classic case for international cooperation in biodiversity conservation. Climate change is adding fresh challenges to such cooperation, on account of the shifting ranges and particular vulnerabilities to climate change of migratory wildlife. In...
- Forests for People: The International Year of Forests with a Global Perspective. McNicol, Cathy // Ethos;2011, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p29
The article focuses on the need for global education on forest conservation. Forests are the main source of livelihood for 1.6 billion people and about 60 million of them are indigenous people who are wholly dependent on it. Oxygenating the air, cleaning the water and modifying climate are not...
- Climate Change. Stephenson, Shauna // Waterfowl & Retriever;2012 Northern Edition, p20
The article reports on the effect of climate change on wildlife conservation. It mentions water levels in the Upper Great Lakes could shifts in the western boreal forest which could effect breeding waterfowl. According to the authors, the effects of climate change are expected to be beneficial...
- Where is the proof? O'Keeffe, Matt // Irish Farmers Monthly;Apr2008, p18
The author reflects on the implications of climate change as global phenomenon. While the author accepts that the temperatures around the world are increasing, he feels that there could be more causing it than just greenhouse gasses. The author also asserts that many of the solutions proposed...
- Water and Stability in the Persian Gulf. Bahgat, Gawdat // World & I;May2005, Vol. 20 Issue 5, pN.PAG
Presents information on the water conservation and stability efforts in the Persian Gulf. Impact of climate on the rainfall in the region; Information on the average rainfall in the six Gulf monarchies; Factors that contribute to the water shortage in the region.
- The Health Practitioner's Guide to Climate Change: Diagnosis and Cure. Raffle, Angela // Journal of Public Health;Mar2011, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p140
The article reviews the book "The Health Practitionerâ€™s Guide to Climate Change: Diagnosis and Cure," edited by Jenny Griffiths, Mala Rao, Fiona Adshead, and Allison Thorpe.