Gabriela Gonzalez

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Invasive apple snail threatens Florida Everglades clean up

MIAMI (Reuters) - Florida wildlife and water managers are worried about an invasive snail that is wreaking havoc on the state’s billion-dollar effort to remove chemicals from the fragile Everglades.<p>A Snail Kite, one of Florida’s iconic breeding bird species, perches on a branch at J. W. Corbett …

GMO Labeling Foes Triple U.S. Spending In First Half Of The Year Over 2013

(Adds Grocery Manufacturers Association comments)<p>By Carey Gillam<p>Sept 3 (Reuters) - Opponents of mandatory labeling for foods made with genetically modified organisms spent more than $27 million in the first six months of this year on GMO-related lobbying, roughly three times their spending in all …

A Discussion About Neonicotinoids And Bee Losses

Reading Time: 5 minutes<p><b>A Multibillion Dollar Buzzness</b><p>Neonicotinoid pesticides are a key concern in the controversial debate as to whether or not they …

Poachers, Not Big Game Hunters, Are the Real Threat to Endangered Rhinos [UPDATED]

Once hundreds of thousands of black rhinoceroses roamed much of southern Africa. But since the 1960s, their numbers have dropped sharply, thanks …

Endangered Florida Forest Lands To Be Bulldozed For A Walmart

A section of an endangered Florida forest may soon be home to a new Walmart.<p>In a move that’s enraging environmentalists, the University of Miami in early July sold 88 acres of endangered pine rockland in Miami-Dade County. The purchaser, Palm Beach County developer Ram Realty Services, will clear …

Secret Factory in Southern China Slaughters Endangered Whale Sharks

Hong Kong-based conservation group WildLifeRisk (WLR) announced on Monday that they have discovered a whale shark factory in Southern China that …