Cool Green Morning: Thursday, September 9

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Published on September 9th, 2010  |  Discuss This Article  

What’s a water footprint? How can talking reduce deforestation? All this and more in today’s cool green news:

  1. The world’s smallest seahorse could become a casualty of the BP oil spill. (Extinction Countdown
  2. Water footprinting may be more complex than carbon, but The Nature Conservancy and Coca Cola are showing how it can be done. (GreenBiz)
  3. Only in California can Republican candidates face fury for opposing climate change laws. (The Vine)
  4. Waterbirds don’t seem to care if their wetland habitat was built to filter sewage. (Conservation Journal Watch)
  5. Satellite data+in-person interviews with locals=less deforestation? (Mongabay)
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Comments: Cool Green Morning: Thursday, September 9

  •  Comment from San Francisco Hiking

    I like #5 where actually giving the locals a face and a voice will make them appear more real to people far away, and most of us will think twice before doing anything that would cause deforestation.

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