Environment

Environment
Twenty million people are at risk of starvation this year in the Horn of Africa as delayed rains worsen an already brutal drought.
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The freshwater planetary boundary is the sixth threshold, out of nine, crossed by humanity by overusing and polluting natural resources.
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An Iraqi lake once famed for its beauty and biodiversity has completely dried up because of climate change and excessive drainage for agricultural use, officials and activists have said.
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State news agency IRNA said villagers used 'tools such as a tractor' to restrain the bear, causing 'serious damage to the animal' including breaking its leg and pelvis, and damaging its spine.
Dust storm
A dust storm hit Iraq on Wednesday, the third such climate event in two weeks, resulting in a temporary grounding of flights at Baghdad and Najaf airports.
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The changes concern the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), which was enacted by Congress in 1969. Rules about how it was applied were tweaked in 2020 by the then-Republican president, an ardent supporter of the fossil fuel industry.
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'The level of devastation of human life, infrastructure, and service delivery network in the province is unprecedented,' said provincial premier Sihle Zikalala.
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'In one village, a landslide occurred and other victims, unfortunately, were also swept away by the surge of water,' said police chief Joemen Collado. 'There were at least six missing but there could be more.'
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Young volunteers are dealing with interrelated environmental problems from climate change and rampant pollution to dust storms and water scarcity
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The levels of nitrogen dioxide in low-and middle-income countries were about 1.5 times higher than in high-income countries.