Electric Cars Are Better For The Environment Than A 50 MPG Gasoline Car: Report

Electric cars increasingly seem to be the answer for lowering America’s transportation emissions numbers. Not only do they already produce zero emissions in the process of driving, but even pollute far less than gasoline cars when you take into account the emissions generated in the production of the electricity… Read more… Source: https://jalopnik.com/electric-cars-are-better-for-the-environment-than-a-50-1841648384 Droolin’ Dog […]

Three dolphins found shot and killed off Florida coast

The NOAA is offering $20,000 for information leading to the capture of the killers Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/dolphins-shot-florida-dead-noaa-animal-cruelty-a9332756.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Graig Graziosi

Why Trump can dynamite a sacred, protected hill to build the border wall

To make way for the expanding border wall, contractors hired by the Trump administration are presently blasting away protected land in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument — a park established more than 80 years ago by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. But that’s not all. The demolition in southern Arizona has come to Monument Hill, home […]

Discovery of ‘Invisible Oil’ Shows BP Deepwater Horizon Disaster Was Bigger Than We Thought

We already knew 2010’s Deepwater Horizon disaster was the biggest oil spill in history. When the BP rig exploded, it released 210 million gallons of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico over the course of 87 days. Eleven workers died. So did thousands of marine animals. By all counts, it was horrible. Read more… […]

We’re Drowning in Plastic. A New Bill Would Make Companies Pay to Fix the Crisis

Plastic is creating massive problems. Its production and disposal both release hundreds of millions of tons of greenhouse gases, which contribute to climate change and wreak havoc on public health, especially for the communities of color near which plastic production plants, incinerators, and landfills are often… Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/were-drowning-in-plastic-a-new-bill-would-make-compani-1841604114 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this […]

Coronavirus: Illegal wildlife traders cash in on virus by selling 'cures' of horn from endangered rhinos

Exclusive: Sellers in China and Laos advertise ineffectual product on social media app to people worried about falling ill Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/coronavirus-china-cure-rhino-horn-medicine-north-korea-outbreak-a9325856.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jane Dalton

The race for Arctic oil is heating up

Norwegian and Russian companies are leading the charge in a renewed offensive for Arctic oil and gas riches. Despite climate concerns and environmentalist backlash against exploration for oil and gas in pristine sensitive regions of the Arctic, companies continue to explore for hydrocarbon resources in the Arctic Circle, in Russia and Norway in particular. The […]

'A global conservation disaster': Fury as Botswana sells 60 elephant shoot permits to trophy-hunters

‘The species will be more prone to disease and the risk of extinction is greater,’ says wildlife activist Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/botswana-elephant-kill-auction-trophy-hunt-shoot-extinct-africa-a9325041.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jane Dalton

Trump’s Blasting Through a National Monument to Have His Border Wall

As part of the Trump administration’s latest siege on national monuments, government contractors have started blowing up a mountain on protected lands in Arizona as construction continues on a hallmark of Trump’s presidency: the infamous border wall. Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/trumps-blasting-through-a-national-monument-to-have-his-1841507118 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was […]

Bumblebees Have Something New to Worry About

We know that the bees ain’t doing too well due to pesticides and even whack-ass bee houses! A new study, however, shed light on a whole new threat to bees: extreme weather. Turns out bumblebees are (unsurprisingly) another casualty of climate change, and that can be devastating to the ecosystems that rely on these… Read […]