Monthly Archives: November 2014

San Diego Bets Lives On Wastewater Reclamation

Risk Assessment Overlooks Prion Pathogen The San Diego City Council unanimously approved plans to recycle sewage water into drinking water this week. In my opinion, it joined a growing global movement in what could become a human health disaster. The latest wastewater reclamation project … Continue reading

Posted in Alzheimer's Disease, Environmental Issues, Health, Prion Disease | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Protected Areas Under Assault By Private Interests

Privatizing Natural Resources A Global Threat “If they’re well-managed and well-financed, protected areas are incredible for wildlife conservation.” James Watson of the Wildlife Conservation Society and the University of Queensland in Australia. He and colleagues analyzed protected land and sea regions … Continue reading

Posted in Biodiversity, Climate Change, Corruption, Endangered Species, Forest Conservation, Wildlife Conservation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment