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Thousands of run-down US dams would kill people if they failed, study finds

Thousands of run-down US dams would kill people if they failed, study finds

The problem will only become more serious as the climate crisis disrupts rain patterns, experts warn. “Unfortunately, some state programs don’t have the resources they need to follow through,” Ogden said. In total, there are more than 91,000 dams in the US, according to the National Inventory of Dams, a …

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Dam failures in Michigan lead thousands to evacuate

Dam failures in Michigan lead thousands to evacuate

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has called a state of emergency for Midland County, Michigan, where flooding is expected to hit a historically “high water level” after two dams burst their banks because of heavy rain. She urged residents in the affected areas to stay with relatives or friends if they were …

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Thousands of animals die of plastic annually – Follow Follow – 1 #climate…

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Greta Thunberg in Bristol: Tens of thousands expected to join youth climate protest

Greta Thunberg in Bristol: Tens of thousands expected to join youth climate protest

Tens of thousands of people are expected to join campaigner Greta Thunberg for a youth climate change protest in Bristol. The 17-year-old activist is due to address a crowd of school pupils and university students on 28 February before joining a march around the city to highlight the danger to the …

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When it comes to saving the planet, one whale is worth thousands of trees. Grea…

When it comes to saving the planet, one whale is worth thousands of trees.

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When it comes to saving the planet, one whale is worth thousands of trees. Great whales are the carbon-capture titans of the animal world, absorbing an average of 33 tons of CO2 each throughout their lives before their carcasses sink to the bottom of the ocean and remain there for …

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