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Jun2017
River chief system: China wages toughest war on water environmental pollution “River chief system” is an institutional innovation for river and lake management and protection introduced at local levels in recent years. However, why a practice emerged at the local level can be rapidly upgraded to a major measure ...

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Jun2017
Top global banks still lend billions to extract fossil fuels Some of the world’s top banks are continuing to lend tens of billions for extracting the most carbon-intensive fossil fuels, according to a report of top lenders.

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Jun2017
Scientists rescue ice from melting Bolivian glacier – before it disappears A team of international scientists are transporting samples of ice from a melting glacier in Bolivia to Antarctica, for study and preservation before the glacier disappears.

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Jun2017
New 'disturbance map' shows damaging effects of forest loss in Brazilian Amazon As Brazil’s government steps back from Amazon conservation, the urgent need for stronger protection has been made more apparent by a new data map that highlights the knock-on effect of the forest’s capacity to absorb carbon, regulate t...
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