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A country with a lick of sense!
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Wild fires in Portugal are driven by the ill management of forests.
Piled fuel in forests catch fire as soon as someone throws a cigarette
butt into them.
Did forest management suddenly change?
Yes, recent EU directives (laws) require that branches and bushes should
no more be removed from forests. Combustible is piling awaiting for an
inevitable spark. Fortunately previous summers were mostly cool and wet
in most Europe, but this year is different. It renewed with hot dry
No cite means aubrin is lying as usual.
Post by Bret Cahill Post by Unum Post by Bret Cahill
In France, four nuclear plants have been shut not because of wildfires
in Portugal, but because demand is minimal in August. Those 4 reactors,
among 58, were selected because local authorities put unrealistic
thresholds on cooling waters.
What was 'unrealistic' about it? Was it something about the threshold
where the fish start to die?
Temperatures are such that fishes by no mean could start to die. Those
limits are just bureaucratic red (green) tape.
I don't think some nutjob on the internet is qualified to tell us
when aquatic life is stressed by water temperature.
I think the term for some Euro ribba fish deze days is "aquaticly challenged".
Europe heatwave: Thousands of fish die in Swiss Rhine
BBC News, 07 Aug 2018 15:45Z
Thousands of fish have died in Swiss sections of the River Rhine as Europe's
heatwave continues. Swiss authorities say they have pulled a tonne of dead
Fish Are Dying in Hamburg Due to the Heatwave in Europe
Fortune, 07 Aug 2018 13:46Z
Tesla Model 3 Cracks July Top Ten Sales
Investopedia, 07 Aug 2018 11:36Z
According to Goodcarbadcar, which analyzes sales data for the automobile
industry, during the month of July, Tesla sold 14,250 Model 3 ...
Tesla shares halted after string of Musk tweets on possibly taking
CNBC, 07 Aug 2018 17:34Z
Elon Musk tweets he is taking Tesla private at $420
News.com.au, 07 Aug 2018 17:34Z
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Air France KLM SA
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Oil up as US sanctions on Iran expected to tighten supply
Kitco News, 07 Aug 2018 12:56Z
Many European countries, China and India, oppose the sanctions, but the
U.S. ... Analysts also warned that a global heatwave could affect oil demand.
The Latest: Dutch campsites evacuated amid brush fire
easttexasmatters.com, 07 Aug 2018 15:53Z
France's environment minister has called on motorists to comply with car restrictions amid a heat wave expected to peak Tuesday in the country.
NWSHonolulu @NWSHonolulu 07 Aug 2018 16:27Z
5am: The center of #Hector is expected to pass about 150 miles south of the
Big Island tomorrow. A Tropical Storm Watch remains in effect for all of
Hawaii County as the tropical storm force winds extend nearly 100 miles from
the center of the storm. #hiwx pic.twitter.com/fbN4kribvB
Heatwave forces tourists to cool off in Paris' fountains
euronews, 07 Aug 2018 16:51Z
A heatwave currently gripping Spain and Portugal was moving northward to
France. The hottest weather is expected in central and northeastern France,
Army helicopters ferry water for cows, farmers seek relief in sizzling ...
China.org.cn, 07 Aug 2018 16:55Z
The government announced on Monday temporary measures to ease the
heatwave-related difficulties faced by many farmers experiencing the drying
up of their ...
German supermarket selling customers time in its cold-storage room ...
Taiwan News, 07 Aug 2018 16:58Z
Although, Germany's current heatwave is expected to ebb over the next few
days, temperatures are set to rise again next week, so Koch may yet have the ...
Assaad Razzouk @AssaadRazzouk 07 Aug 2018 17:16Z
Another one of those records we don't want to see: California twin wildfires
explode into raging monster the size of Los Angeles, become largest in
California history The previously largest? 9 months ago It's a new hot,
burning new world buff.ly/2OlX2Ud #climate pic.twitter.com/M0Fh8D8zsM
Europe battles wildfires amid massive heat wave
ABC News, 07 Aug 2018 17:49Z
NAPLAN results delayed over concerns national data could be invalid
ABC News, 8 Aug 2018 4:56am
More than 1 million preliminary NAPLAN test results will not be released
today as planned, as state and territory education bosses dispute their
validity in a revolt against the national testing body.
Zack Labe @ZLabe 07 Aug 2018 18:56Z
Anomalous sea ice conditions continue on the Atlantic side of the #Arctic.
Sea ice extent in this region is a satellite-era record low for the date
(previously held by 2016). Each thin line shows one year from 1979 [purple]
to 2017 [white]. Daily data is from the @NSIDC. pic.twitter.com/ZBU1k0Br6B
An Army Of Deer Ticks Carrying Lyme Disease Is Advancing And ...
HuffPost, 07 Aug 2018 17:35Z
Climate change almost certainly is to blame, according to a 2016 report by
13 federal ... In 2016, her son Cooper, then 7, tested positive for Lyme
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