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As oceans warm, marine life and people who depend on it, struggle to adapt

As oceans warm, marine life and people who depend on it, struggle to adapt

NICHOLAS KUSNETZ / INSIDECLIMATE NEWS - The oceans are warming at rapid clip, and many marine creatures are shifting their ranges [go to article]

Environmentalists warn of bumblebee’s extinction after Trump halts regulations

Environmentalists warn of bumblebee’s extinction after Trump halts regulations

OLIVER MILMAN / THE GUARDIAN - Donald Trump has been accused of targeting Muslims, media outlets and even department stores [go to article]

First US bumblebee species listed as endangered after numbers plummet

First US bumblebee species listed as endangered after numbers plummet

THE GUARDIAN / REUTERS - The rusty patched bumblebee, a prized but vanishing pollinator once familiar to much of North America, was listed [go to article]

Fish seek cooler waters, leaving some fishermen’s nets empty

Fish seek cooler waters, leaving some fishermen’s nets empty

ERICA GOODE / NEW YORK TIMES - There was a time when whiting were plentiful in the waters of Rhode Island Sound, and Christopher Brown [go to article]

Wind and solar aren’t crawling into a hole just yet

Wind and solar aren’t crawling into a hole just yet

MARK DRAJEM and ARI NATTER / BLOOMBERG - Renewable energy is not dead yet. An auction for the rights to build a wind farm offshore [go to article]

How warming is threatening the genetic diversity of species

How warming is threatening the genetic diversity of species

JIM ROBBINS / YALE ENVIRONMENT 360 - The meltwater stonefly has adapted to a very specific and extreme niche — the cold, clear water that pours off [go to article]

Fewer monarch butterflies in southern New Jersey this year

Fewer monarch butterflies in southern New Jersey this year

MICHELLE BRUNETTI POST / AP / PHILLY.COM - The number of monarch butterflies migrating through the Point fell by more than half this year [go to article]

Honeybees in danger in North Jersey

Honeybees in danger in North Jersey

DON LYNCH / NORTHJERSEY.COM - Honeybees are gentle creatures. They go about their business each day without complaint, doing what bees [go to article]

Climate change and other human activities are affecting species migration

Climate change and other human activities are affecting species migration

JOHN ABRAHAM / THE GUARDIAN - One of the reasons climate change is such an important topic is that it will affect (and already is affecting) [go to article]

Opinion: Magnificent species still needs protection

Opinion: Magnificent species still needs protection

MICHAEL BEAN / NORTHJERSEY.COM - Perhaps without noticing, you will come into contact with a bald eagle at some point today. Even right now [go to article]

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