Upwards of 4,000 people gathered on Cottesloe Beach, Perth, Australia today to rally against the upcoming cull of sharks by the Western Australian government. Similar events were held all over the country including New South Wales and Queensland, both of which have been culling sharks for decades.
Australia: THE smell of smoke was strong on the Sunshine Coast Saturday evening due to an uncontrolled and quick moving fire on North Stradbroke Island.
If the now-daily incidences of extreme weather events around the world weren’t enough to convince us that climate change is getting worse, the recent report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) gives bleak confirmation.
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Authorities in El Salvador have resumed evacuating residents living on the slopes of the Chaparrastique volcano.The 2,130m-high (7,000 ft) volcano started erupting on Sunday morning, spewing ash and gases.