International Environmental Law – Problems and Prospects

INTRODUCTION: "For 200 years we haven conquering nature, Now we're beating it to death." -TOM McMILLAN, Greenhouse Trap '90.This report emphasizes that the central problem facing the international communities in devising and enforcing appropriate environmental laws is...

Sick Environmentalism: Prescription for Change

According to a growing body of experts, environmentalism is failing, especially the war on invasive species. The current approach to conservation with its emphasis on weeding the world is damaging the environment and harming...

Significant Environmental Waste Management KPIs

Since 2006, when the new law came into place in the UK, companies had to communicate their environmental information in their annual business reviews. Reports should be made in accordance with...

Troubled Waters

Lundy Island, a granite outpost off the coast of north Devon, is one of Britain's great green success stories. Measuring just three- and-a-half miles long, it marks the spot where the...

How To Avoid Biodiversity Loss

In April 2011 scientists and world experts on the oceans met at Oxford University in the UK to review information on the state of the world's oceans. After sifting the evidence of impacts and...

Depletion of Biodiversity of Jharkhand State of India

INTRODUCTION:The term biodiversity was coined by Walter and Rosen in 1985, which is the abbreviated word of Biological Diversity. The biosphere constitutes a vital life support system for man and its existence of human...

Environmental Legal Research

Legal research is the process of getting information to support any legal decision-making. During legal research the main process involves finding sources of law or authority in the concerned jurisdiction. This could be both...

Dragonflies

These are some of my favorites. I used to get them in my garden in Oregon in all different colors, ... blues, green, orangey-red .... They fold...

Walk on the Wild Side – Organic Farming Improvements Native Wildlife

Organic farmers are often thought of as environmental guards, protecting the land and animals from the ravages of modern living. Studies have proven that using organic practices has increased wildlife population,...

Pros and Cons of Coal As An Energy Solution

Although coal is not used nowadays to heat up homes and factories, its use is wholly similar to what it has been over the generations - as fuel. Only this time, coal is used...