Monday, December 12, 2011
* Canada withdraws from the Kyoto Protocol.
* Vermont Law School releases its Top 10 Environmental Watch List for 2012.
* Iraqi veterans are finding jobs in green industries.
* An LSU mathematician helps develop marine robotic methods for studying the Gulf oil spill.
* "Climate Strategists: To Cut Emissions, Focus On Forests."
* There were at least 2,941 monthly weather records broken by extreme weather events in 2011 in the US.
* University of Georgia researchers have developed a "super-yeast" that more effectively converts pine trees into ethanol.
* Australia and New Zealand could link their respective carbon trading schemes in 2015.
* Israel desalination plant could make the country a net exporter of water.