US official makes brief appearance at G7 environment summit

Top environment officials from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies met Sunday in Italy amid ongoing differences between the U.S. and other members of the club over how to deal with climate change.

Top environment officials from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies met Sunday in Italy amid ongoing differences between the U.S. and other members of the club over how to deal with climate change.

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Plankton decline hits marine food chain | DW Environment | DW | 04.04.2016

Plankton is the basis for the entire marine food web – and it is under threat. From the Mediterranean to the Pacific, animals have been struggling to survive, due apparently to changes with plankton.

Plankton is the basis for the entire marine food web – and it is under threat. From the Mediterranean to the Pacific, animals have been struggling to survive, due apparently to changes with plankton.

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Treasures of the Lau Islands

An expedition to a little-explored region in the Pacific offers insights, hopes for protecting coral reefs in a changing climate

An expedition to a little-explored region in the Pacific offers insights, hopes for protecting coral reefs in a changing climate

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The article tells us that though life is still thriving in some reefs, others require attention.