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On Our Radar: Limping Toward the End in Rio: In the absence of a binding accord, some question whether global en...

On Our Radar: Limping Toward the End in Rio: In the absence of a binding accord, some question whether global en...

June 22, 2012, 1:24 pm On Our Radar: Limping Toward the End in Rio By THE NEW YORK TIMES Reuters Hillary Clinton, the secretary of state, delivered a speech on Friday at the Rio+20 conference. Although serious policy discussions have unfolded at the Rio+20 environmental conference in Brazil — along with plenty of theatrics — it will wrap up today without committing nations to any binding targets on sustainability. [The Washington Post] Venezuela establishes a 1,440-square-mile shark sanctuary in the Caribbean and bans shark finning in all of its territorial waters. [Discovery News] Swollen rivers and creeks ravage parks across Duluth, Minnesota, and force the evacuation of people in low-lying areas. “We’ve lost nearly every trail with any up-and-down to it,” a city coordinator says. [The Duluth News-Tribune] Twelve years into a multibillion-dollar state and federal effort ...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/22/on-our-radar-li...

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Rio+20: The View from Manhattan

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This week we hit the streets of Manhattan to talk to the public about Rio+20 , the three-day environmental conference that...

Ed Norton Talks Biodiversity Protection At Rio Earth Summit

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Ed Norton Talks Biodiversity Protection At Rio Earth Summit 0 Tweet by Crystal Wiltshire June 22, 2012 Categories: Animals...