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Ecology Ministry More Than Doubles Number of Cities in Air Quality Ranking - Caixin Global


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China's environmental watchdog has more than doubled the number of cities in its monthly air quality ranking in a bid to pressure authorities to clean up pollution in their respective areas. The Ministry of Ecology and Environment said Monday that it ...

Microplastic Pollution has Physiological and Genetic Repercussions ... - Technology Networks


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The first map of ocean wilderness shows 'nowhere is safe' - Washington Post


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The exhaustive analysis of human impacts in all global marine ecosystems, published Thursday in Current Biology, categorized and mapped all the ways humans have changed the ocean, such as fishing, shipping and pollution. The study scored each ...
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Lichens as Bioindicators of Air Pollution

Fort Collins - United States

Technical article discussing how lichens play prominent roles in air pollution studies because of their sensitivity to different gaseous pollutants, particularly sulfur dioxide.

  • Category:

    Flora and Fauna - Fungi

  • Description:

    Lichen-Feeding Moths as Bioindicators of Air Pollution

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