18 Oct '11, 3pm

On Our Radar: A Listing, Leaking Ship: New Zealand's prime minister says it is "critical" that a foundered ship

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 horse 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 Enterprise] Shipping, natural gas and oil companies are preparing to ...

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