18 Oct '11, 3pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: A Listing, Leaking Ship: New Zealand's prime minister says it is "critical" that a fou...

On Our Radar: A Listing, Leaking Ship By THE NEW YORK TIMES Rough weather forces workers to stop pumping oil from a damaged container ship that seems to be on the verge of cracking apart completely and sinking off the coast of New Zealand. The government calls it the largest maritime spill in the country’s history. [nzherald.co.nz] Federal regulators are considering dropping pesticide pellets from the air to kill tens of thousands of nonnative house mice that have inundated the Farallon Islands, about 25 miles from San Francisco. [The San Francisco Chronicle] Ten local water agencies in California are fighting a proposal by the federal Fish and Wildlife Service to expand the protected habitat of the Southwestern willow flycatcher, an endangered migratory bird. They argue that the plan would stymie the capture of runoff and groundwater recharge efforts. [The Press Enterpris...

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Stricken New Zealand Ship May Break Apart Or Si...

care2.com 19 Oct '11, 9am

Written by Nick Perry, Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Salvage crews raced Monday to pump oil from a stric...

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Hey Knitters: New Zealand Penguins Need Your He...

treehugger.com 18 Oct '11, 7pm

Things are looking bleak for wildlife in New Zealand as the disastrous oil spill grows even worse . Oil-soaked penguins lo...

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 12 Oct '11, 6pm

European Pressphoto Agency The stricken cargo ship Rena, which ran aground on a reef off New Zealand. The container ship t...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Seals Hit by Baffling...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 14 Oct '11, 5pm

On Our Radar: Seals Hit by Baffling Illness By THE NEW YORK TIMES A sick ringed seal on the Beaufort coast. Normally the s...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Wild Animals Escape i...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 19 Oct '11, 2pm

Associated Press A lion that was shot by the police after it was allowed to escape in Zanesville, Ohio. Lions, tigers, bea...